Portland Short Bus
Hop aboard our short yellow school bus and let us safely whisk you, your friends and/or strangers about to be friends into Portland’s hard-drinking expanse.
Our flagship PDX Urban Wine tour takes you on a wine tasting foray into Portland’s industrial warehouses, trendy tasting rooms, and residential garages where local winemakers ply their trade.
If daytime wine sipping ain’t your thing, we also offer many periodic GUIDED night time bar tours through Portland’s diviest dives, coolest scenester joints, and nakedest nudie bars. Our ever popular FestiBUS is an intoxicating holiday season romp about town.
Seats on our public tours can only be purchased online via our website.
- Urban Wine Tours
- Distillery Tours
- Brewery Tours
- Wine Country Tours
Open to the Public Short Bus Tours
Our tours are meant to be a social experience. If you have a group of more than 6, please consider a private tour rather than purchasing seats on our public tours. Often large groups tend to overwhelm fellow riders who frequently join in ones, twos, or threes.
Wine tasting isn't just a scenic cruise through tranquil countryside surrounding Portland - nay, you can enjoy it right here this fall in our own fair city - Portland has a thing for vintage. There are no fewer than 9 wineries right here in the urban heart of Portland. Just like our distilleries, breweries, and restaurants these places are aces. Hop on the Short Bus with up to 12 other revelers and let us provide you with a ride around town to these fantastic wineries. Plenty of sipping, you leave the driving to us. The tour goes from Noon-5pm and will hit four urban wineries.
Guided Tour Includes:
-Picnic basket filled with plastic wine glasses, beer/wine openers, cooler (no ice).
-Playlist that covers all genres for fun listening music while sipping wine on bus
-Drinking/eating privileges on the bus (you may bring your own snacks and beverages on bus (no hard alcohol permitted on wine tours)
-Pre-selected wineries chosen by your guide
-Special Deals for Portland Short Bus Riders from wineries!
Pick up/drop off at the EastBurn @12:00pm-4:45/5:00pm
1800 E Burnside St Portland, OR 97214
*Please do not contact The EastBurn directly for questions, please contact Portland Short Bus for Wine Tour related questions.
Tastings fees are not included in cost of ticket. Tastings vary from $5-10, and you can enjoy extra deals for riding Portland Short Bus!
Bring your confirmation e-mail at EastBurn and receive 10% off your meal either before or after the tour.
PDX Urban Wine Info:http://pdxurbanwineries.com/
*Tickets are non-refundable
*Must have minimum of (4) people purchase tickets the day before Wine Tour for bus to go out.
Nuggets Night Shuttle Bus
Ride from Southeast Portland to Mississippi Studios in style for Nuggets Night! Now in its ninth year, Nuggets Night is Portland's far-out tribute to 1960s garage rock with the Pynnnacles, Satin Chaps, Vernor Pantons, Paradise, Lagoon Squad, and other great local bands!
How are you getting to the show?
The Portland Short Bus will shuttle you to and from the Lucky Horseshoe Lounge. $20 gets you a round-trip ticket that includes $8 worth of credit at the bar. That's enough for two beers, two cocktails, or something to eat. You don't have to worry about parking, you don't have to worry about drinking and driving, and you don't have to worry about getting a cab after the show!
Beer is allowed on the bus. Yes, really.
21 and over only
We will make every effort not to leave without you, but if you are missing at the end of show, we do not accept responsibility. Pickup and drop-off will be clearly communicated.
Show at 8 p.m.
Bus leaves the Lucky Horseshoe at 7:15 p.m.