Rx Fest at Star Theater, Dante's, Valentines, and Kelly's Olympian
February 14 - 16, 2020Star Theater13 NW Sixth Ave. PortlandOR97209Dante's350 W Burnside St. PortlandOR97209Valentines232 SW Ankeny St. PortlandOR97204Kelly's Olympian426 SW Washington St. PortlandOR97204
If you miss the style of Portland music festival where you can hop from club to club and discover all sorts of local talent, look no further than the second annual Rx Fest. The Valentine’s Day weekend wingding seeks to raise awareness about “health, both mental and physical, and wellness in our community” while benefiting a host of area nonprofits, including Outside In, Q Center, Planned Parenthood and p:ear. The collaborative spirit extends to the fest’s curation featuring bills put together by the likes of drummer Papi Fimbres, DJ DeAngelo Raines, Slim Moon of Kill Rock Stars, the Creative Music Guild and NW Post-Rock Collective at venues that are within stumbling distance—like Lithics and Bitch’n at Star Theater; Kulululu, Wet Fruit and Mr. Wrong at Dante’s; Kingsley, Deathlist and Small Skies at Valentines; The Hague and Mobilities at Kelly’s Olympian and so many more over the three nights. Weekend wristbands are just $35, while individuals nights are as follows: Friday is $10, Saturday is $20 and Sunday is $15.