My three youngest kids and I went to the see the circus on Sunday. It was the first time we’ve been to the circus. We loved it and were very entertained. We can’t wait until Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey come back to Portland. Sunday was the last day for the Built To Amaze tour in Portland. I think their next stop is Seattle.
The Harlem Globetrotters are coming to Portland and Eugene early next year. I’m excited and plan on taking the kids. We’ve never seen the Globetrotters before, but we’ve heard they are amazing and are very entertaining. The Globetrotters will be in Eugene on February 20th and in Portland on February 21st. Tickets are on sale now (holiday gift idea: Globetrotters tickets are wonderful stocking stuffers). For a limited time, you can save $7 off select tickets to any Harlem Globetrotter game. Use the following promo code to get a discount to the game: FAMGUIDE
The Globetrotters are coming to Portland. They will play two games on Saturday, February 22nd at the Moda Center (why couldn’t they call it the Moda Rose Garden?). If you’re planning on going, you’ll want to take advantage of Groupon’s special offer. You can get up to 40% off the regular ticket price. The discounted tickets range from $35 to $71. You can get up to eight tickets at the discounted price. You better act soon. The Groupon promotion expires in about three days.
Photo Source: The Associated Press and Oregon Live
The Louisville Cardinals are playing against the Connecticut Huskies tonight for the NCAA women’s basketball championship. Louisville is led by Oregon’s Shoni and Jude Schimmel. Support the Schimmel sisters and watch the game live on ESPN at 8:30pm EDT tonight (April 9, 2013).
By now, all Portland Trail Blazers fans should have heard about the basketball team’s latest setback — Greg Oden needs another microfracture surgery and will be out for the entire season…again. He hasn’t even returned from last year’s season-ending injury. When you factor in all the injuries the Blazers has had since Oden was drafted, I can’t help but wonder if Greg Oden is cursed.