Team Mago was minding its own business walking down 21st NW in Portland when we accidentally ran into the 2015 Santa Speedo Run. Everyone was having an excellent time.
Team Mago takes our holiday responsibilities to our fans very seriously. So we were excited when Morgan found out about the 2015 Holiday Ale Festival being held at Pioneer Square in Portland this weekend. Check out our review and if you’re in Portland this weekend, be sure to go.
Portland’s Korean Food Festival had all of the ingredients for a culinary disaster – visiting chefs in an unfamiliar kitchen venue, a multi-course theme dinner with perhaps unfamiliar ingredients, and the number of diners expanding all the time. But somehow, they pulled it off. The festival was extremely well organized and basically a whole lot of fun.
In our North Fork travels we have had the good fortune to meet Kevin and Kenna Halsey. Kevin recently participated in the local Celtic Festival and Highlight Games and generously agreed to write a story about the event for MagoGuide. And we had North Forkers competing. Read all about how Kevin Halsey and Shawn Angew did in these events.
Guest writer Hanna Johnson tells us all about discovering Italy through its medieval festivals. Come learn all about the festivals in Monteriggioni, Viterbo, and Filacciano where folks from different guilds dress and act the roles of their medieval ancestors.