From Natural Wonders to Culture and Cuisine, this irresistibly green region is the essence of the Pacific Northwest!
What makes Portland so special? Some will tell you it’s about the trees, fresh air and proximity to the mountains, rivers and ocean. Others think the indie music, amazing food, drink and incredible arts scenes define Portland's brand of cool. And if all else fails... don't forget to visit the Voodoo Doughnut Shop! Portland... 2016 IGLFA World Championship XXII, Here we Come!
More information on Portland can be found here.
Places to Visit: Portland Neighborhoods:
Downtown Portland, Old Town China Town, Pearl District, Lloyd District, Northwest Portland/Nob Hill, Central Eastside, Mississippi/Williams, Alberta Arts District, Division/Clinton, Hawthorne, Belmont, Sellmore-Moreland.
Attractions: Sauvie Island, High-Flying Fun, Outdoor Adventure, Water Sports & Water Parks, End of the Oregon Trail, Fort Vancouver, Horseback Riding, Columbia River Gorge, Mount Hood, Oregon Coast, Wine Country.
Portland also has world class and professional soccer teams including the Portland Timbers FC of Major League Soccer (MLS) and the Portland Thorns FC of the National Women's Soccer League (NWSL)!
August 7, 2016: Timbers v. Sporting KC @ Providence Park.
Gay Pride Parade
"Portland is a place where you can find a community as a feminist, a homosexual, a vegan or a fat activist. Artists, musicians, knitters and filmmakers can all meet like-minded souls. It's proved the perfect place for me and all my punk friends." -Beth Ditto in 2007, article in The Guardian."