Holidate with Downtown
From 4-7 p.m. every Thursday evening in December, stay late after work or head downtown to cross things off your to-do list and have some fun! Enjoy special events in stores and restaurants.
Events for Thursday, Dec. 27:
The Art of Shaving – Come in for a free sample of the perfect shave.
Artists Repertory Theatre – Holidate Happy Hour and “Sherlock Holmes Christmas.”
Ben & Jerry’s On the Square – $1 off holiday shakes. Free scoop with purchase of $10 gift cards.
Billabong – Enjoy special promos and giveaways during store hours.
Boys Fort – Trunk show with varied artists.
Buffalo Wild Wings – Boneless wings all day at 65 cents. Sixteen signature sauces and five dry rubs. Mention the “DMI Deal” and get 15% off your entire order each Thursday in December.
Case Study Coffee – Live music in store.
Enchanted Alpaca – Wine tasting from premier Hood River and Columbia Gorge wineries, live models and live acoustic music, 5-8 p.m.
Glowing Greens Blacklight Miniature Golf – Buy one round of mini golf; get second round half off for all couples or families who mention “Holidate.”
Gypsy Chic – 15-30% off with wine and snacks served.
Island Mana Wines – 20% off all canvas art and prints; free appetizers and Gluhwein. 10% off bottle sales; 20% off all case orders.
Joe’s Burgers – From 5-9 p.m., it’s happy hour at Joe’s Burgers! Buy one Joe’s Burger, get one free. *Good for one Joe’s Burgers, $4.25 value
Made in Oregon – Willamette Valley Vineyards wine tasting noone-2 p.m.
Mario’s – Refreshments served.
Mother’s Bistro & Bar – Every Thursday in December, Mother’s Bistro & Bar will offer a 3-course prix-fixe dinner for $25, including an appetizer or soup or salad, entree and dessert!
The Nines – Enjoy a 20% discount for each Thursday in December using the SET number 388080 when you make online reservations.
Nordstrom – Children can create special bracelets in the Kidswear department.
Paddy’s Bar & Grill – Bring in your downtown shopping receipt for 10% off tab.
Pioneer Place – Enjoy live entertainment, fabulous in-store events and specials, giveaways and surprises and fantastic holiday fashions and gift ideas.
Portland Center for the Performing Arts (PCPA) – Save 10% on tickets to ANY performance of “A Tuna Christmas” when purchased on THURSDAY evenings at the PCPA box office.
Portland Center Stage – Use the “HOLIDATE” promo code and save $10 on adult tickets.
Reading Frenzy – 20% off select items and free treats.
Sephora – Holiday look event and $100 raffle. Free gift wrapping every day.
Shreve & Co. Jewelers – Expanded collections of designer jewelry and watch brands.
Tartberry – Get a free fresh-baked cookie with yogurt purchase.
Tiffany & Co. – Enjoy beverages with your shopping.
The Spice & Tea Exchange of Portland – Enjoy a 15% off sale from 4-7 p.m.
Westin – Enjoy rates starting at $139 per night and get free parking to enjoy your night downtown — visit Westin.com or call 1-888-627-8401 and use rate plan “FMPARK”.
Zipcar – Zip to downtown Portland for a night of shopping, food and fun every Thursday in December and score big. Park your Zipcar in the SmartPark at 10th and Yamhill, then visit the Zipcar office across the street (739 S.W. 10th Ave.) between 4-7 p.m. and you’ll get half off your rates; a free hour of parking at SmartPark; and a discounted dinner pass for Lardo, Ping, Gruner or Oven & Shaker.
Restaurants – Special Holidate Drinks
Ben and Jerry’s On The Square – Merry-Mint Mocha Shake and Butter Pecan Pie Shake
Blueplate Lunch Counter and Soda Fountain – Pumpkin, Candy Cane, and Ginger Bread Man Milkshakes featuring Alpenrose Diary ice cream
Case Study Coffee – Cluizel Hot Chocolate with Toasted Marshmallow
Elephants in the Park – Classic Hot Toddy
Gracie’s Restaurant – Warm eggnog and glogg
Joe’s Burgers – Peppermint milkshake
Kale – Japanese green tea from Smith Tea Co.
Mother’s Bistro and Bar – Dark and Stormy
Nel Centro – Pampero Dolce
Paddy’s Bar & Grill – Portland Nudge, Paddy’s Irish Coffee & Hot Toddy
Portland Center Stage Armory Café – The Naughty Elf
Red Star Tavern – Red Star
Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse – Raspberry Rosemary Cosmo
The Benson Hotel – Celebratini, plus a seasonally inspired appetizer for $10
The Original – Sweet Potato Pa-Toddy