Taste of Style PDX 2018: "Roll the Dice, Pass Go to Eliminate Hunger"

Taste of Style PDX is an amazing event featuring awe-inspiring creations from Portland’s talented hair stylists, makeup artists, fashion designers and photographers. Local artists pull out all the stops to display their craft in surprising and stunning creations through hair artistry, makeup, and fashion. This year's theme is "Roll the Dice, Pass Go to Eliminate Hunger" — you will marvel at the possibilities! We are also thrilled this year to be collaborating again with the Art Institute of Portland. The Taste of Style PDX event has raised more than $24,500 for Oregon Food Bank and set the stage for a unique annual fundraising event. You will not want to miss this truly original fantasy hair event! Join the cheering crowd for a fun, fashionable evening with a social conscience.

Saturday, September 29, 2018 Jupiter NEXT Hotel - 800 E Burnside, Portland, OR - 5:30 pm Reserve Your Tickets Now!

Event Activities

Runway shows are just one exciting piece of the party! This event offers one of Portland's most entertaining drag queens, Lulu Luscious, as well as colorful raffles with amazing prizes, a silent auction, a photo booth, free food, beer and wine for purchase, and non-stop activities to keep you entertained throughout the evening. The evening’s “People’s Choice” award gives you the chance to actively participate, voting on your favorite fantasy hair creation, makeup artistry, and fashion design. With your donations, you can purchase as many voting cards as you want during the evening to determine the winners in the professional stylist and student categories. Your purchase of tickets for Wheel of Fortune, Silent Auction, People's Choice Award all goes to help to reduce the number of people facing hunger in Oregon and Southwest Washington.

About Us

Taste of Style PDX is produced by a committed group of volunteers who are dedicated to fighting hunger. The event benefits the Oregon Food Bank in support of its mission to eliminate hunger and its root causes—advocating for change, strengthening local food systems, and educating our community. The Taste of Style PDX event has raised more than $24,500 for Oregon Food Bank and set the stage for a unique annual fundraising event that features the inspiring talent of hair, makeup, fashion, and photography artists. We engage a diverse audience and raise awareness of the many among us who face food insecurity. We always need help, please be generous with your volunteer hours, financial contributions and auction donations. If you are interested in joining the committee, email Chris Vandehey at tasteofstylepdx@gmail.com.


Our wonderful Emcees!

Lulu Lucious

A description of our wonderful Emcee!

Lulu Lucious
JenuWine Beauté

A description of our beautiful Emcee!

JenuWine Beauté
Chris Vandehey, Chair

I attended Phagans Beauty School for Hairdressing in 1976, then started working at salons building my clientele. My advanced training includes Redken Academy, the Paul

Chris Vandehey, Chair

Contact Taste of Style PDX

Come to Taste of Style PDX and prepare to be blown away!

Saturday, September 29, 2018
Venue:  Jupiter NEXT Hotel
800 E Burnside, Portland, Oregon
Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Event starts at 6:00 p.m.

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