FREE STUFF — An online farmers market called JustFreshy.com just launched in Portland, and it's celebrating with a kick-off party at Tabor Bread tonight, April 28, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. They'll be giving away free t-shirts, snacks, beer and wine. JustFreshy is like a Craigslist for local produce growers, home gardeners, and crafters who want to buy sell or trade their goods.
SPORTING LIFE — Multnomah Whiskey Library is gearing up for two special events on Saturday. First up is the Kentucky Derby viewing party from noon to 4:30 p.m. The race will be presented on the big screen and there will be a contest for guests dressed in their Derby Day finest. Tickets cost $25 for members, $50 for the public and include a welcome drink. You can get yours here. A la carte food and cocktails will be available. Later that night, from 6 p.m. to 1 a.m., it's the "Fight of the Century" boxing match between eight-division world champion Manny Pacquiao and undefeated, five-division world champion Floyd Mayweather, Jr. There will be a "libation-heavy buffet of appetizers" all evening, plus a raffle for fight memorabilia. Only 80 tickets availalble. Cost is $150 for members, $200 for the public. Get yours here.
DERBY DAY — The Woodsman Tavern is joining in the Derby Day festivities Saturday May 2 in the best way possible — with bourbon and brunch. Don your best hat and head over for Mint Juleps in traditional tin cups, Kentucky Special cocktails made with 12 year-old bourbon, Cherry Heering and Lapsang Souchong, and the Woodsman's lineup of brunch plates, including Kentucky Hot Brown.