PDXYAR Returns to the OMSI Mini Maker Faire!

This weekend marks the return of the Mini Makers Faire to the OMSI and you should be making plans to join us there. PDXYAR will indeed be in attendance again this year establishing a encampment, singing shanties and offering a wide range of entertainments while adding our trademark piratical flare to the occasion. Take in the video below and then see the specifics of our endeavors under that.


Guapo’s Galley: 12pm and 2pm both days

Guapo’s Galley features ship’s cook Guapo del Negro in a living history demonstration of how food was cooked and crews were fed aboard a 17th century tall ship. Think equal parts America’s Test Kitchen and a piratical Swedish Chef. Porkins may be Captain of El Tiburon, but Guapo rules the galley!

Swashbuckling Swordplay: 11am, 1pm, 3pm both days.

Do your wee lads and lasses dare cross blades with a pirate? Bring them by the PDXYAR encampment where our weapons masters shall offer them instruction in the fine art of combat. (Worry not, all weapons are padded!)

Gunnery Display: All Day Saturday and Sunday

Visit the PDXYAR encampment for an up close look at the gunnery line. Sorry folks- no cannon firing this weekend.

Liar’s Dice: All Day Saturday and Sunday

Think you can best a pirate? Come by our tents for a rousing game of Liar’s Dice.

Join the Crew: All Day Saturday and Sunday

Sign the articles and become sworn in as an honorary member of the crew of El Tiburon. Learn the pirate code and take home your very own certificate indicating your membership in good standing. Remember mates, we sail at dawn (or, after cartoons).

Shanties: All Day Saturday and Sunday

When: Saturday and Sunday September 13 and 14th from 10am to 5pm
Cost: $15 adults, $10 youth (3-17) & seniors (63+) (Members get $5 off all tickets)


Where: Oregon Museum of Science & Industry

1945 SE Water Ave
Portland, OR 97214


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