Monthly Archives: June 2014

Parklandia: bike tour this saturday! 6/28

On Saturday, June 28, from 10:30AM-12:30PM Know Your City and Portland Art Museum team up for Parklandia: A Portland Bike Tour. Departing from the Museum, the ride in held in conjunction with Pedalpalooza and The Art of the Louvre’s Tuileries Garden Exhibition. Who gave Portland the nickname, “City of Roses?” Why don’t the South Park Blocks connect […]

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free food cart bike tour with author kelly rodgers– this saturday

This Saturday, June 21st Know Your City hosts Food Cart Revolution – by bike! in conjunction with Pedalpalooza. The one-time-only tour is led by Cartopia author Kelly Rodgers, who will lead us (on bikes!) to learn about why Portland has so many food carts and to meet some of the entrepreneurs who are leading the craft economy of small scale food […]

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Meet Polina Olson, Lost South Portland walking tour guide

Next Sunday, Know Your City hosts Lost South Portland, a waking tour led by Polina Olson, a local historian and expert on South Portland and Portland’s Jewish history. Polina has researched and written on the roots of Portland’s counter-culture history in the 1960s, when South Portland went through a transition from being home to immigrant […]

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