PORTLAND, Ore. (Jan. 15, 2016) - On Wednesday, Jan. 20, Dutch Bros will celebrate its first Portland espresso bar, at 430 NE Lloyd Blvd. Part of the celebration will be that all medium drinks will be $1 for the first 24-hours and proceeds will benefit Harper’s Playground .
“We’re extremely excited and thankful to be working with Harper’s Playground,” said Kevin Murphy, Dutch Bros Portland Owner. "We are so inspired by their work and can't wait to see their next project."
Harper’s Playground, is a local nonprofit organization that creates playgrounds for people of all abilities to enjoy. Every dollar will contribute to the innovative creation of new parks around the Portland area, helping Harper’s Playground, “make more play” in our community.
“First and foremost, I would like to stress how thankful we are to have been chosen for this honor and support,” said G Cody QJ Goldberg, Harper’s Playground Executive Director/Harper’s Dad. “We especially appreciate that Dutch Bros is born and raised in Oregon, like ourselves. We are all about play and appreciate that Dutch Bros adopted the optimist code because play is one of the most optimistic activities you can do.”
On Wednesday, Jan, 20, from 5 a.m. to 5 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 21, all medium drinks, including specialty coffee, freezes, smoothies, and Dutch Bros Blue Rebel™ will be $1.
Dutch Bros Lloyd will be the first Dutch Bros of its kind in Portland. It will have a drive-thru, as well as a walk in feature, fully equipped with a Modbar espresso machine providing a visually enhanced theater experience, which features Dutch Bros' love of espresso.
“We are excited to be in the Lloyd and Convention Center’s neighborhood,” said Kevin. “This location is really going to elevate what we are all about and bring the Dutch Bros flare to the Rose City.