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28 Reasons that prove Portland is still the 🦄 weirdest city in America

Is Portland really still weird? Yep. And we have the proof. One of Portland’s claims to fame is that it’s weird. You’ll find weird Portland things to do and see…

/ January 20, 2022

🎸 The legend of the 24-hour Church of Elvis

…Commons) It’s Wednesday. Which means it’s the perfect day to get a little weird. Every week we celebrate elements of Portland’s wonderful weirdness in collaboration with the fine folks at…

/ April 14, 2021

🐦 The swooping history of the Chapman Swifts

a while now, you know exactly what that means: It’s time to get a little weird. Each Wednesday we collaborate with the fine folks at Weird Portland United to highlight…

/ September 15, 2021

🎤 Moshow is calling all “Cat People”

Wednesday, Portland. And you know that means it’s time to get weird. Every week, we celebrate elements of Portland’s wonderful weirdness in collaboration with Weird Portland United. If you haven’t…

/ June 23, 2021

🍩 The Simpsons and Stumptown: A love story

awesome weirdos over at Weird Portland United to bring you the best of Portland’s weird — and today’s no different. Here’s a link to our full list of Weird Wednesday

/ September 22, 2021

🎺 Remembering “Workin’” Kirk Reeves

miss a story from this series? Don’t worry, you can find our archive of Weird Wednesdays right here. For today’s Weird Wednesday, we’re remembering a truly beautiful person in the…

/ August 11, 2021

🎩 A tip of the hat to the weirdness of the Portland Hat Museum

How humans wear hats has been an ever-changing form of creative expression. (📸: Wikimedia Commons) In true Wednesday fashion, we’re getting a little weird today! If you haven’t read our…

/ January 4, 2022

🚴 Steering through the history of Portland’s very naked bike ride

know the drill; each Wednesday we tell you all about weird Portland history, people, and the freaky fixtures that bring our city together. Bridgeliner’s full backlog of Weird Wednesdays can…

/ September 29, 2021

🦄 Prancing through the weird with Keeva the Unicorn Queen

…do that adds to Portland’s weirdness? I grew up in Portland during the ‘80s. I have always loved unicorns and equines of all types. I have also loved costumes more…

/ June 9, 2021

⛪ A weird look at The Grotto Sanctuary

Let’s get weird — as we do every Wednesday in collaboration with the awesome folks at Weird Portland United. Today, we’re taking a stroll through a very serene garden and…

/ October 6, 2021

☢️ A weird deep dive into Reed College’s nuclear reactor

For today’s Weird Wednesday we’re doing a deep dive into the strange history and function of Reed College’s nuclear reactor….

/ February 2, 2021

🦌 A timeline of what happened to Portland’s Elk statue

…return home. A picture of the infamous Elk, courtesy of Wikimedia Commons / S.MiRK It’s Wednesday. So let’s get weird (if you’re not caught up, you can find our full…

/ October 13, 2021

💖 What Portlanders love about our city’s weirdness

He’s here and he’s keeping Portland weird. (📸: Courtesy of Brian Kidd & Weird Portland United) What “Keeping Portland Weird” means to Portlanders “I learned about the Peculiarium from this…

/ January 2, 2022

Portland is weird and weirder because of this man

Craig Giffen is not your average weirdly cool human being. He is the probably the most diverse, creative, weirdly cool human being Portland has the honor to call their own….

/ December 13, 2021

Weird Portland – Holiday Lights

Craig Giffen, the creator of Problematic.TV, The Human Clock. The Human Calendar, the Pacific Crest Trail planner, Portland Free Crap and on and on (does he ever stop? We…

/ December 21, 2021