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To Benefit HOD: PDX Purple Party at The Bit House Saloon

  • Posted on: 11 September 2019
  • By: Ellie

Join Decadent 80s and The Bit House Saloon as they celebrate the music of one of the greatest artists of our time. They will also be giving all tips and donations to House of Dreams- No Kill Shelter! So come out, dance and help raise some money for a good cause.

DJ Angela Johnson and DJ NoN will be playing a mix of 80s and 90s and your requests in a night filled with Prince and all he influenced. Wear your purple and help us dance the night away.


The Bit House Saloon
727 SE Grand Ave
Portland, OR 97214

Saturday, September 21st, 2019
9pm– 2:00am

21 and up please
$5.00 at the door

About Decadent '80s:

We are Portland’s longest running 80s night and original New wave night playing the best in 80's alternative and B Side dance for the last 15 years and hosted at selected venues around PDX and the State.

About The Bit House Saloon:

Located near the intersection of SE Alder and Grand The Bit House Saloon is an amazing example of turn of the century architecture. Built in 1892 and located in one of the oldest surviving buildings of East Portland The Bit House Saloon offers an amazing selection of food and drinks along with a fabulous event space upstairs. If you love old Portland then you will love this venue.

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Cat-chella 3: Benefit Concert for House of Dreams

  • Posted on: 17 July 2019
  • By: Ellie

Cat-chella 3: Benefit Concert for House of Dreams

Saturday, August 17th
8 PM to 11 PM

Black Water Bar (Google Maps)
835 NE Broadway St 
Portland, OR 97232

Band Line-Up: Miss Rayon, Darkswoon, and Vibrissae

Cat-chella is the brainchild of a group of local musicians, volunteers, and animal lovers. Their mission is to support local animal welfare non-profits by increasing their visibility, raising awareness about their work, and fundraising on their behalf through live musical performance. Cat-chella was conceived as a concert series, supporting a different animal welfare beneficiary each time.

This year's Cat-chella is occuring at Black Water Bar (all vegan menu!) with all proceeds going to House of Dreams!

Please stop by to check out great music and food to support the cats at House of Dreams.

ALL AGES and $8 admission.

HOD at Pet Samaritan Clinic & Food Fight!

  • Posted on: 27 June 2019
  • By: Ellie

Saturday, June 29th, 2019 (2pm to 5pm)

Pet Samaritan Clinic 
2480 E Burnside
Portland, OR

House of Dreams will be tabling and selling catnip toys at Pet Samaritan Clinic's Grand Opening. Come tour the new clinic, meet the staff, enter to win prizes, and more.

Sunday, June 30th, 2019 (12pm to 4pm)

Food Fight Grocery (Halsey)
11155 NE Halsey
Portland, OR

Visit House of Dreams volunteers at Food Fight's Volunteer Round-Up! At this event, hosted by Food Fight in Jet Black Coffee's parking lot (next door to Food Fight), Portlanders can meet representatives from various non-profits and sign up to volunteer. Come by and speak with us about how to get started volunteering with the kitties at House of Dreams. We'd love to have you!

Come see Rock Cats Rescue's Acro-Cats!

  • Posted on: 23 May 2019
  • By: Ellie

Rock Cat Rescue is presenting the The Amazing Acro-Cats in Portland, OR this weekend (May 25th and May 26th). Part of ticket and merchandise sales go to benefit local animal shelters, and that includes House of Dreams this year! Our volunteers will help staff the event and sell merchandise.

There will be four shows:

  • Saturday, May 25th at 3 PM (doors open at 2 PM)
  • Saturday, May 25th at 8 PM (doors open at 7 PM)
  • Sunday, May 26th at 1 PM (doors open at 12 PM)
  • Sunday, May 26th at 6 PM (doors open at 5 PM)

Aladdin Theater: 3017 SE Milwaukie Ave., Portland, OR 97202

Tickets may be purchased at the door or online:

For more information about Rock Cats Rescue:



HOD's Annual Plant & Vegan Bake Sale--THIS WEEKEND!

  • Posted on: 15 April 2019
  • By: Ellie

House of Dreams' Annual Plant & Vegan Bake Sale--2019!

This weekend!!! After many months of planning, it's already here! 

This upcoming Saturday, April 20th, 2019 is our Annual Plant & Vegan Bake Sale and we will have lots of goodies for sale. We have a variety of plants and gardening gear, including indoor plants, cat grass, edibles, natives, pots, garden art, and more. Our bake sale will feature all sorts of vegan baked goods, including gluten-free items. We hold the bake sale as part of Worldwide Vegan Bake Sale month and appreciate your donations and support.

Please visit us to support the cats at House of Dreams. We are a 100% volunteer-run 501(c)(3) non-profit and we depend on public support to provide care for the shelter kitties. 

Saturday, April 20th, 2019, 10am to 2pm
7634 SE Morrison, Portland, OR 97215


While we happily accept cards, we do make more money for the kitties with cash or checks (no transaction fees).