Archive for January 2018

Solve Our Clues!

It’s a brand-new year! And so, we’re switching up the history quiz for the first time since 2014. Instead of images, we’re giving you clues. Think you’re a McMenamins’ history buff? Try identifying all the properties.  Clues 1. This brewpub was established in June 1988. Since the 1950s, its namesake neighborhood has featured an annual…

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Up on the Hill at the ‘Still

This week, we take a look at another of our small bars, those tiny watering holes in which people meet and talk and share ideas and laughs and drinks and songs within very small confines. This particular spot is a favorite among Edgefield employees, known as simply the ‘Still. It was the spirits that led…

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A Tribute to Fred Cole at the Crystal

On Friday, January 5, the Crystal Ballroom will host Dead Moon Night: A Tribute to Fred Cole, a storied and legendary musician who passed away in early November. He and wife (“kickass garage bass player”) Toody influenced an entire generation of Pacific NW grunge musicians, several of whom will celebrate his music this Friday. As…

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