Nominations for Willamette Week’s Best of Portland poll are now open! Support XRAY.FM by nominating us for Best Radio Station in the categories of Overall, Music, and Talk.

While you’re at it, you can write in our partners in this handy nomination guide:

  1. Food and Drink

    • Sandwich Shop: Brass Tacks Sandwiches, Bunk
    • Lunch Spot: Bunk, Por Que No, Potato Champion, Fried Egg I’m in Love
    • Mexican: Por Que No
    • Bar Food: Beech St. Parlor, Cardinal Club, Slingshot Lounge, Tannery, Rum Club, Turn! Turn! Turn!
    • Bakery: Random Order Coffee
    • Food Cart: Potato Champion, Fried Egg I’m in Love
    • Coffee Shop: Coffee Division, Random Order Coffee
    • Sustainability: Alberta Cooperative Grocery, People’s Food Co-op
    • Coffee Roaster: Marigold, Five Points Coffee
    • Best Vineyard: Pike Road Wines
    • Cidery: Rev Nat’s Hard Cider
    • Burger: Tannery Bar
    • Pizza: Sizzle Pie
    • Burrito: Por Que No
    • Taco: Por Que No
    • Doughnut: Voodoo
    • Pie: Random Order Coffee
    • Delivery: Portland Delivery Dudes
  2. Wellness

    • Chiropractor: Mt. Tabor Chiropractic
    • Barbershop: Rudy’s
  3. Entertainment

    • Venue: White Eagle Saloon, Mississippi Studios
    • Record label: XRAY Records, Voodoo Doughnut Recordings
    • Comedy Club: Curious Comedy Theater
    • Comedy Night: Minority Retort
    • Comedy Event: All Jane
    • Best Comedian: Caitlin Weierhauser,  Belinda Carroll, Jason Lamb
  4. Arts and Culture

    • Independent Art Gallery: Falcon Art Community
  5. Local Business

    • Comic Book Store: Floating World Comics
    • Women’s Boutique: She Bop
    • Eyewear Shop: Eyes on Broadwa
    • Furniture: ReRun
    • Antique/Vintage: Ray’s Ragtime
    • General Contractor: Hammer and Hand
    • Garden Supply/Nursery: Portland Nursery
    • Food Co-op: Alberta, People’s, Food Front
    • Sustainable Delivery: B-Line, Delivery Dudes
    • Tattoo Shop: Atlas Tattoo
    • Sex Shop: She Bop, Taboo
    • Movie Theater: Academy, Hollywood, Laurelhurst
    • Print Shop: Morel Ink
    • Auto Repair: Dean’s Car Care, Tom Dwyer, Hoesly Eco Automotive
    • Real Estate Agent/Company: Beth Earnest and Associates
    • Hotel: Ace Hotel
    • Summer Camp: Rock n’ Roll Camp for Girls
    • Creative Agency: Wieden + Kennedy
  6. Media

    • Radio Station: Overall, Music, and Talk: XRAY
    • Local Radio Show: Nominate your favorite! Full list of DJs + shows can be found here.
    • Local Blog: Vortex Magazine, Deli Portland
  7. Nightlife

    • Bar: Beech St. Parlor, Cardinal Club, Rum Club, Slingshot Lounge, Tannery Bar, The Hilt, Turn! Turn! Turn!
    • Dive Bar: Slingshot Lounge
    • Cocktail Lounge: Cardinal Club, Rum Club
    • Cider House: Rev Nat’s Hard Cider
    • Date Bar: Rum Club
    • DJ: Nominate your favorite! Full list of DJs + shows can be found here.
  8. Cannabis

    • Cannabis Farm: Hi Fi Farms

Anyone we missed? Comment below with any community businesses and organizations that XRAY should promote!