And there's music: Fruit Bats will be on hand to play golden summertime jams, along with Lewi Longmire and the Left Coast Roasters and Sneakin' Out, who, together, tilt this year's musical offerings into hippie territory. But it's been a short while since Portland's had a Fruit Bats show—it was nice to see frontman Eric Johnson emceeing at Pickathon this weekend—and they're always great, so here's looking forward to another great Street Fair. I mean, Fare.
Nits and grits: It all happens on Thursday, August 16 from 5-9 pm at NW Davis between 10th and 11th. It's $10 to get in, which includes a food-and-beer combo taster. Additional tasters are $4.