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September 3 – 8, 2013
What started in 2000 as a dream to ignite Portland with live music, MusicfestNW is one of the largest music festivals in the country. The 6-day music extravaganza features exciting outdoor concerts at Pioneer Courthouse Square – Portland’s living room – with performances by some of the hottest local, regional and national bands that rock this vibrant city.
MusicfestNW captures the creative and musical spirit of Portland, bringing together musicians and music lovers in the heart of one of the most exciting cities on the planet. This year, MusicfestNW will feature an awesome line-up of bands and artists at Pioneer Courthouse Square, including Neko Case, The Head and The Heart and Animal Collective. Throw down a blanket on the lawn, sip a micro-brew and experience the best music in Oregon.
Dubbed by Time magazine as “one of 50 Authentic American Experiences,” MusicfestNW also features live music at venues, clubs and music rooms around Portland, including Aladdin Theater, Roseland Theater, Backspace, Crystal Ballroom, Bunk Bar, Star Theater, The Old Church, White Owl Social Club, and Wonder Ballroom.
For techies, buildres, designers and creative thinkers, MusicfestNW has expanded to include three days of tech programming at TechFestNW. An inspiring forum for entrepreneurs and creators in the tech space, TechFestNW fuels Portland’s burgeoning start-up scene.
For info, schedules and tickets, http://musicfestnw.com/