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Pride Forever: LGBTQ History Tour

 RSVP Here Where: Voodoo Doughnuts (22 SW 3rd Ave) When: July 29th, 10:00am – 12:00pm Join Know Your City, comedian and LGBTQ activist Belinda Carroll, and members of the LGBTQ community on June 25th to celebrate KYC’s inaugural Pride Forever walking tour. Pride Forever examines the compelling stories of LGBTQ history in Portland, from pivotal spaces in […]

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Hidden History of Albina

RSVP HERE The Boise and Eliot neighborhoods in North Portland are rich in diverse history and culture, serving as the historic heart of Portland’s African American community. Over the past few decades, dramatic changes have altered the face of the region, something which can go easily unnoticed to those who don’t know the history. This […]

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PDX 101 Tour

                               RSVP HERE Where: Voodoo Doughnuts (22 SW 3rd Avenue) Price: $10 Portland 101 is a downtown walking tour that illustrates the origins of Portland and its journey to the present. While exploring downtown art, parks, buildings, and bridges, we cover […]

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A People’s History of Portland Tour

RSVP HERE Where: Voodoo Doughnut (22 SW 3rd) Price: $10 A People’s History of Portland highlights the roots of Portland’s downtown immigrant and working class communities, and celebrates the ongoing decades of social justice leaders and grassroots movements. Before Portland was known for Portlandia, the foundation of the city was built by immigrant labor.This tour […]

Alberta Arts Tour

RSVP Here Where: NE 14th Place and Alberta Street Pride: $7 Did you know there are over 50 public art projects on Alberta main street? Join Know Your City and Alberta Art Works for a walking tour that explores the invaluable contributions of artists on Alberta Street. The art projects cover a diverse number of mediums, […]

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Pride Forever: LGBTQ History Tour

 RSVP Here Where: Voodoo Doughnuts (22 SW 3rd Ave) When: August 7th, 10:00am – 12:00pm Price: $10 Join Know Your City, comedian and LGBTQ activist Belinda Carroll, and members of the LGBTQ community on June 25th to celebrate KYC’s inaugural Pride Forever walking tour. Pride Forever examines the compelling stories of LGBTQ history in Portland, from pivotal […]

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PDX 101 Tour

                               RSVP HERE Where: Voodoo Doughnuts (22 SW 3rd Avenue) Price: $10 Portland 101 is a downtown walking tour that illustrates the origins of Portland and its journey to the present. While exploring downtown art, parks, buildings, and bridges, we cover […]

Historic Halprin Urban Spaces Tour

RSVP Here   Where: Portland State University’s Urban Plaza (506 SW Mill Street) Price: $7   Renowned landscape architect Lawrence Halprin’s designs reinvented American public space, ushering in a new form of urban ecology with modernist fountains, plazas, and green spaces. The tour begins in Portland’s Auditorium District, where a sequence of four fountains designed by the landscape […]

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DIY Portland

                RSVP Here Portland’s economy is more than box stores and corporate chains – local matters a lot to us. DIY Portland is a walking tour that explores the grassroots and sustainable living that contributes to Portland’s local thinking. Along the way, we’ll meet with some of the personalities […]

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Pride Forever: LGBTQ History Tour

 RSVP Here Where: Voodoo Doughnuts (22 SW 3rd Ave) When: August 26th, 10:00am – 12:00pm Price: $10 Join Know Your City, comedian and LGBTQ activist Belinda Carroll, and members of the LGBTQ community on June 25th to celebrate KYC’s inaugural Pride Forever walking tour. Pride Forever examines the compelling stories of LGBTQ history in Portland, from pivotal […]

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DIY Portland

                RSVP Here Portland’s economy is more than box stores and corporate chains – local matters a lot to us. DIY Portland is a walking tour that explores the grassroots and sustainable living that contributes to Portland’s local thinking. Along the way, we’ll meet with some of the personalities […]

Untold Stories: A Walk With Know Your City

RSVP Here Untold Stories is Know Your City’s first annual benefit gala. This year, we will bring together over 150 guests for an unforgettable evening, including: hors d’oeuvres, drinks, dessert, performances from local talent, and a paddle raise. Untold Stories is a night to raise essential funds to further Know Your City’s programs of engaging […]