the portland Family reunion.. this was not a joke

The Aunt who did this really isn’t crazy.

Well not super crazy, and it was helpful


Note: Most driving directions included in this packet use Mom’s house as the starting point.

Wednesday, 8/2

8:00a.m. – 5:00p.m. Call and confirm reservations with all venues. Reminder: Confirm your travel reservations. Do 24 hour online check in if your Air carrier provides that feature.

Thursday, 8/3

Arrival of Whitman family begins

7:25p.m. Jennifer to arrive, Frontier Airlines, Flight 799. Hazel to pick up.

10:10p.m. Candice & Marcus arrive, Southwest Airlines, Flight 496. Kurt to pick-up.

11:30p.m. Sapphire Hotel

5008 SE Hawthorne Blvd.

Portland, OR 97215

(503) 232-6333

Friday, 8/4

All Day Arrival of Whitmans continues

10:00a.m. – 11:30a.m. Breakfast at Cup and Saucer Café

3566 SE Hawthorn Blvd

Portland, OR 97214

(503) 236-6001

10:51a.m. John Hoy, Alaska Airlines, flight 6806 – Note: John is renting a car and plans to stay with a buddy on Friday night and will join us at Hazel and Kurt’s on Saturday afternoon.

Noon Carole to call Cinetopia to see which movies are playing for this week. Pick a movie and buy tickets for the group. (360) 213-2800

11:30 – 5:00p.m. Rose Garden/Japanese Garden

400 SW Kingston

Portland, OR 97201

(503) 823-3636

12:46p.m. Illinois Whitmans arrive, American Airlines, Flight 457. Mom will pick-up.

2:10p.m. Scott Otte arrives on Southwest Airlines, flight 692. Hazel & Candice to pick-up.

6:00p.m. – 8:00p.m. Dinner at Hoda’s Middle Eastern Cuisine

3401 SE Belmont Street

Portland, OR 97214

(503) 236-8325

8:00p.m. – 10:00p.m. Drinks and Fun out at the Portland International Airport

7000 NE Airport Way

Portland, OR 97218

(503) 460-4636

10:10p.m. Wally and Carole arrive, SWA, flight # 496

Kurt to pick-up

11:03p.m. Robin to arrive, American Airlines, Flight 6786

Kurt to pick-up

11:30p.m. Horse Brass Pub

4534 SE Belmont,

Portland, OR 97215-1687

(503) 232-2202

Saturday, 8/5

7:00a.m. – 9:00a.m. Jogging/Stretching/General Morning Torture session/ Showering, etc.

9:00a.m – 11:00a.m. Breakfast at the Portland Steak & Chophouse

121 SW Third Ave

Portland, OR 97204

(503) 223-6200

Reservations confirmed under: Whitman

11:00a.m. – 2:00p.m. Hawthorn district shopping &

Portland Farmers Market at Portland State University

Between SW Park Ave and SW Montomgery St.

(Open 8:30a.m. – 2:00p.m.)

2:30p.m. – 3:00p.m. Drive to the Zoo

4001 SW Canyon Road

Portland, OR 97221

(503) 226-1561

3:00p.m. – 7:00p.m. Stake out lawn seating for the Pink Martini concert/Hang out at the Zoo

7:00p.m. – 10:00p.m. Pink Martini Concert

10:30p.m. – 11:30p.m. After concert dessert/hang out at

VQ – Veritable Quandary

1220 SW 1st Ave

Portland, OR 97204

(503) 227-7342

Sunday, 8/6

8:00a.m. – 10:00a.m. Jogging/Stretching/GMTS/ Showering, etc.

9:00a.m – 6:00p.m. Doug & Family to take off for the day to visit Doug’s friend in Washington. Possibly his friend may come to Portland to hang out with us as well.

10:00a.m – Noon Breakfast at Besaws

2301 NW Savier (NW 23rd and Savier)

Portland, OR 97210

(503) 228-2619

Reservations confirmed under: Whitman

Noon – 3:00p.m. Shopping/hanging out/Powells Book store

1005 W. Burnside

Portland, OR 97209

(503) 228-0540 ext. 5482

3:00p.m. – 6:00p.m. Dinner prep @ Mom’s

5:20p.m. Dorothy to arrive on United Airlines, flight 6394 – Note: John will pick Dorothy up.

6:00p.m. – 8:00p.m. Dinner @ Mom’s

8:00p.m. – 8:30p.m. Drive time to movie Theater in Vancouver

9:20p.m. – 11:20p.m. Movie at Cinetopia in Vancouver WA

11700 SE Seventh Street

Vancouver, WA 98683

(360) 213-2800

11:30p.m. Lucky Labrador Brewing Company

1945 NW Quimby

Portland, OR 97209

(503) 517-4352

Monday, 8/7

6:30a.m. – 8:30a.m. Jogging/Stretching/GMTS/ Showering, etc.

8:30a.m. – 10:30a.m. Breakfast at Bread & Ink Cafe

3510 SE Hawthorn Blvd.

Portland, OR 97214

(503) 239-4756

Reservations confirmed under: Whitman

10:45a.m – 11:00a.m. Drive time to Photo session

Note: Please have 2 outfits. (A) Black shirt and jeans. (B) Dressy outfit. Please do not wear clothing with too much pattern, select solid colors instead. Remember that white tends to make people look pale.

11:00a.m. – 2:00p.m. Photo shoot at Laurelhurst Park

SE 39th Avenue and Stark Street

Northwest Photography

800 NE Tenney Road

Suite 110/514

Vancouver, WA 98685

Office: (360) 573-3877

Cell: (360) 904-7613

2:00p.m. – 7:00p.m. Prep time and hanging out for a Bar-b-que at Hazel & Kurt’s House


The Great Clothing and Jewelry Swap.

(For the girls)

Freshen up your choices and bring any clothing, jewelry or other items (that you can easily travel with!) you may have gotten bored with but that are still fantastic and swap them.

7:15pm Robin needs to be dropped off at the airport to catch 8:38p.m. American Airlines, flight 7034

Mom to drop off.

7:00p.m. – 10:00p.m. Fun and High Jinx at

McMenamin’s Kennedy School

5736 NE 33rd Avenue

Portland, OR 97211

(503) 249-3983

10:00p.m. Dessert- PIX Patisserie

3402 SE Division Street

Portland, OR 97202

(503) 232-97202

Tuesday, 8/8

7:00a.m. – 7:30a.m Hazel & Carole to pick-up from Grand Central Bakery

2230 SE Hawthorn Blvd

Portland, OR 97214

(503) 232-0575

8:00a.m. – 10:00a.m. Breakfast – Meet at Mom’s House

9:20a.m. Jenny needs to be dropped off at the airport to make a 10:50a.m. departure on Frontier Airlines, flight 792

John & Dorothy to drop off.

10:00a.m – 6:00p.m. Mount Saint Helens

3029 Spirit Lake Highway

Castlerock, WA 98611

(360) 274-2100

6:00 – 7:00p.m. Time to clean up and get ready for dinner

7:00p.m. – 9:00p.m. Dinner at Caprial’s Bistro

7015 SE Milwaukie Ave.

Portland, OR 97202

(503) 236-6457

9:00p.m. Heathman Hotel for drinks and Jazz

(Tea Court)

1001 SW Broadway Ave

Portland, OR 97205

(503) 790-7752

Wednesday, 8/9

8:00a.m. – 5:00p.m. Departure of Whitman’s.

Note: For departing flights, all times listed to the left reflect travel time to the airport of 30 minutes and allows for 60 minutes at the airport for baggage check and security procedures.

8:00a.m. – 9:00a.m. Drive time to Multnomah Falls for Breakfast and light hiking/sightseeing

49699 Historic Columbia River Highway

Corbett, OR 97019

(503) 695-2376

9:00a.m. – 10:30a.m. Breakfast reservations for 14 people at Multnomah Falls Lodge. Reservation is under: Carole Whitman

10:30a.m. – 3:00p.m. Hiking/sightseeing around the falls

3:00p.m. Dorothy and John leave to make it to the airport for a 4:31p.m. departure on United Airlines, flight 6914. D & J can drop themselves since they will have a rental car.

4:30p.m. Candice/Scott/Marcus/Carole & Wally need to be dropped off at the airport for a 6:15p.m. departure on SWA, flight 2206

Hazel & Kurt to drop off.

5:30p.m. Apizza Scholls

4741 SE Hawthorn

Portland, OR 97215

Thursday, 8/10

4:30a.m. Illinois Whitman’s need to be dropped off at the airport for a 6:03a.m. departure on American Airlines, flight 1670

Mom to drop off.


About MotoCynic

I started riding motorcycles in 2006, and there is no going back. I've ridden more than 100,000 miles, most of it on a Ducati Monster, and despite setbacks and murderous BMW's I'm loving every mile.
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2 Responses to the portland Family reunion.. this was not a joke

  1. avernus says:


    You people’s be crazy yo

  2. roseredsiren says:

    Two Words

    Cut Tag.


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