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Portland Saturday Market

108 West Burnside Street, Portland, OR

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4.0 out of 5
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  • 65%
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  • 64%
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  • 63%
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  • Portland Saturday Market Pro 2014
    Margot B
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    4 Oct 18, 2013

    A longtime Portland institution, the Saturday Market (also ope on Sundays) is great place to pick up one-of-a-kind handcrafted items from local artists. Here you'll find everything from paintings of nature scenes to hand-stitched hoodies, as well as soaps, jewelry, and tie-dyed everything. Don't forget to sample the "elephant ears," fried flatbread dusted with cinnamon and sugar.

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    5 Feb 05, 2014

    Wow, what fun! This market is very Portland! All kinds of vendors that specialize in everything from making hats to little machines that turn virtually anything into a speaker. Down by the river you can take in a nice view while you enjoy treats from the food carts!

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  • Portland Saturday Market Pro 2014
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    4 Jan 29, 2014

    Hard to walk through without buying anything. Lots of great artists and fun things to see. Bring your own bags and some cash!

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  • Portland Saturday Market Pro 2014
    Eric Brink
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    4 Jan 24, 2013

    I really enjoy the Portland Saturday (and Sunday) market when I'm in town. I especially like the arts and crafts booths that are closer to the bridge. Several years ago I bought a nice door harp that is still decoratively next to my front door. Recent discoveries include a woman who sells some really nice hand sewn notebooks, Duncan's Woods boxes, Colton Forge blacksmithing products, and more.....

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  • Portland Saturday Market Pro 2014
    hangry_cho
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    3 Mar 31, 2014

    You can definitely find a little bit of everything here!

    It's a bit of a farmers market and flea market all in one. From hipster to quirky they've got it all.

    food
    beer vendors
    local artists
    homemade jewelry
    screen printed shirts
    mustaches, feathers, and wood

    TIP: great spot for people watching! "Keep Portland Weird"

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    Terry R
    4 Mar 31, 2014

    Get in the swing of Portland by exporing Portland Saturday (and Sunday by the way) market. Lots of local crafts, food and fun along the Waterfront.

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    Molly Freedenberg
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    5 Oct 18, 2013

    Saturday Market has long been a favorite tourist attraction and special stop for locals, and for good reason - there are dozens (if not hundreds) of stalls of arts, crafts, food items, clothes, jewelry, knick-knacks, and anything else you can imagine - much of it one-of-a-kind and also somehow very Portland - lining alley after alley under the cover of the bridge. It's also great for people watching, catching sight of a street performer or two, and, if you're willing to pay a little extra, eating from a stand.

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  • Portland Saturday Market
    Adrian
    3 Jan 24, 2013

    The Saturday Market is allright. The problem with Portland is though that since it rains a good portion of the year, it gets kind of crappy to be outside and shop when it's raining, especially in an open air market. Good selection of arts and crafts though.

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  • Portland Saturday Market
    Robin Vincent
    4 Jul 05, 2012

    This is a great place to pick up something made locally in Portland. A must stop if coming to Portland. From clothing to jewlry, to one of the many micro brews here in portland.

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  • Portland Saturday Market
    Ant
    4 Jul 05, 2012

    I visited this during the Rose Festival and it was absolutely packed! There's not a whole lot of "amazing food" here but theres tonnes to talk around and absorb. Great walk for families and within the vicinity of Voodoo too!

    Recommended for:Family Travelers
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Description:

The Portland Saturday Market is longest running market for artists and craftsmen in the country. If you are interested in browsing and purchasing a wide array of handmade items, you will enjoy visiting the Portland Saturday Market. Additionally, special events are routinely hosted at the market. Enjoy a plethora of wonderful local musicians who perform regularly, as well as entertainment geared towards children such as parades. Of course no discussion of the Portland Saturday Market would be complete without mentioning the many food vendors. Enjoy cuisines and wonderful local coffees prepared masterfully by local vendors. Visit the website http://www.mixtgoods.com/ for information about local artisan products.
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