• Event Snapshots: ILEA Art of the Party

     
    FROM THE Fall 2016 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: ILEA Art of the Party

     
    FROM THE Fall 2016 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: ILEA Art of the Party

     
    FROM THE Fall 2016 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: ILEA Art of the Party

     
    FROM THE Fall 2016 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: ILEA Art of the Party

     
    FROM THE Fall 2016 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: ILEA Art of the Party

     
    FROM THE Fall 2016 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: ILEA Art of the Party

     
    FROM THE Fall 2016 ISSUE
     
  • Event Snapshots: ILEA Art of the Party

     
    FROM THE Fall 2016 ISSUE
     

The Portland Chapter of International Live Events Association (ILEA) held its ever-popular Art of the Party tabletop competition at Vibrant Table Catering & Events on May 24. The fierce but friendly competition didn’t disappoint, showcasing designs ranging from grand elegance to colorful whimsy. 

As the story goes for millions around the world, the COVID-19 pandemic put plans and work on hold for Ray Maestas when it first hit in 2020. Promptly, the restaurant Maestas was working at closed, and he suddenly had extra time on his hands. 

 

Blame it on the eight seasons of “Portlandia” or simply on the way people rave about the city when they return from visiting. Portland is experiencing a hotel boom. Collectively, the recent wave in hotel development has resulted in an increase in room inventory of nearly 50 percent since 2016.

 

Blame it on the eight seasons of “Portlandia” or simply on the way people rave about the city when they return from visiting. Portland is experiencing a hotel boom. Collectively, the recent wave in hotel development has resulted in an increase in room inventory of nearly 50 percent since 2016.