13 Mondays: The Portland Dive Bar Tour: Cheerful Tortoise

13 Mondays—The Portland Dive Bar Tour
Countdown to the 2017 Portland Film Festival presented by Comcast at Portland’s dive bars. Meet some of the volunteers and staff. Sign up, or just grab a drink. Each week, we’ll visit a new dive bar. We’ll be there from 5:30-7pm. We’ll host drinks the first hour. Get a stamp at each event, and win prizes. Share with your friends. 21 and over only please.

The lineup for the Portland Dive Bar Tour includes:
Cheerful Tortoise – SW Portland, Monday October 2
Speakeasy – SE Portland, Monday October 9
Roadside Attraction – SE Portland, Monday October 16
Holman’s – SE Portland, Monday October 23

The fifth annual Portland Film Festival sponsored by Comcast will take place October 30 – November 5, 2017, at Portland’s iconic Laurelhurst Theater, and will include over 54 narrative and documentary feature films, 90 short films, over 20 educational panels & forums, 12 archival screenings, as well as various events, parties & industry networking opportunities.


Past attendees, and talent and filmmakers who have been in films at the festival include Eli Roth, Justin Long, Haley Joel Osment, Abby Elliott, Chris Williams, Chuck Palahniuk, Jason Momoa, Doug Benson, Jim O’Heir, Sally Kirkland, Joshua McDermitt, Wendy Froud, Brian Froud, Toby Froud, Vanna White, Penny Lane, Chelsea Cain, Daniel Wilson, Chelsey Reist, Isaac Feder, James Franco, Lorenza Izzo, Matt Walsh, Susan Sarandon, Michael Tully, Ryan Murdock, Kelly Reichardt, Kris Kaczor, Bryan Storkel, Leah Warshawski, Daryl Hannah, Vivian Norris, Karney Hatch, Jon Matthews, Dana Nachman, Mitchell Jackson, John Jeffcoat, Shawn Telford, Leah Meyerhoff, Mark Raso, David Zellner, Bradley King and more.

Discover the Oregon Swallowtail at the Portland Film Festival presented by Comcast in Portland, Oregon

Celebrate with Us: The Oregon Swallowtail Takes Flight at the Portland Film Festival, presented by Comcast October 16-20, 2024

This year, from October 16-20, 2024, the Portland Film Festival, presented by Comcast, is proud to celebrate the beauty and transformation symbolized by the Oregon Swallowtail. With its vibrant yellow and black wings, this local butterfly reflects the spirit of our city and the art of cinema—constantly evolving and captivating.