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Win Tickets: Cowboy Little's Big Wild West Show @ Funhouse Lounge | Music, Comedy, Cowboys (April 6, $20+)
You don't have to go back in time to enjoy a bit of old-time Western entertainment. Cowboy Little's Big Wild West Show delivers music and comedy with a cowboy theme. Enjoy songs and stories of the wild West, performed by a variety of area actors and musicians. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets: 80s Video Dance Attack 7th Anniversary Party @ Crystal Ballroom | MTV Hits, Visual Projections (April 6, $30)
80s Video Dance Attack is turning 7 years old and throwing a party! On Friday April 6th, Portland's best dance party will take over the Crystal Ballroom with enhanced production and lots of special surprises for fans in celebration of its 7th anniversary. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets: Greg Georgeson Trio & Snapperhead @ Duff's Garage | Stonesy Blues, Greasy Rock & Roll (April 6, $14)
Longtime Portland favorite Greg Georgeson has released two solo CDs¬Å“Imaginary Theme Songs¬Â and ¬Å“100% by Volume.¬Â He was the creativeforce behind recent Oregon Hall of Fame inductee Sequel. Greg has assembled an all star band for this ¬Å“Greg Georgeson Trio¬Â appearance. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets: FRESH w/ Daedelus, Lorn X Ninja Tune @ Holocene | Electronic Dance Party (April 6, $20+)
FRESH. is an innovative electronic dance party, happening every first Friday at Holocene. For this month's edition, Ninja Tune takes over curation duties, with some of the roster's finest talents on board! To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets: Booty Bassment + Sister Spit @ Holocene | Rap Based Dance Party, Rowdy Performance Group (April 7 & 10, $45)
We are giving away tickets to two awesome events at Holocene. First, we are giving away tickets for you and four friends to attend rap-based dance party BOOTY BASSMENT on Saturday, April 7, 2012. Next, we are giving away a pair of tickets to see rowdy performance group Sister Spit on Tuesday, April 10. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets: The Anythingers @ Elevated Coffee | Musical, ¬ËœFlight of the Conchords' Meets ¬ËœMy Fair Lady' (April 7, $50)
In an uplifting and humorous story we are asked to consider would the world be better cranking up our differences rather than striving to tone them down. In our oddities lie our strengths! To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets: Something Good w/ Manimalhouse @ Ted's Berbatis Pan | Soul, Funk, Live Art Show (April 7, $25)
SOMETHING GOOD is hosted by Tony Ozier EVERY FIRST SATURDAY at Ted's Berbati's Pan¬Â¦where MANIMALHOUSE belts out everything from funk and soul covers to original jams written by the 9 piece ensemble ¬Â¦where B-Boys and B-Girls bust moves to funk, soul and classic hip hop being cut-up and blended by DJ WEATHER. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets: ANDAZ w/ DJ Anjali & The Incredible Kid @ Rotture | Bhangra/Bollywood Dance Party (April 7, $35)
The longest-running Desi party West of the Hudson river! ANDAZ is just three months away from its ten-year anniversary! March was the biggest ANDAZ at Rotture yet, a raucous, sweaty dance party with aunties and uncles getting down with all the young kids. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets: Jujuba w/ Nojeem Lasisi @ The Goodfoot | 11-Piece Afrobeat Ensemble (April 7, $16)
Jujuba delivers a funky, danceable style of Nigerian Afrobeat and Juju music. The strength of the eleven-piece revolves around its energetic cohesion between percussion, rhythm and horn sections. Renowned for their ability to engage a wide variety of audiences, the band draws a dance floor full of smiling faces at every event. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets: Recess w/ Heyoka, Filastine @ The Whiskey Bar | Glitch-Hop, Psychedelic Bass, Art, Live Visuals (April 7, $30)
Mark your daily planners for April 7th now because this month's installment of Recess is one you won't want to sleep on. Elevated Environment is proud to announce that this month we will be joined from out of town by Heyoka and Filastine, as well as a couple of our hometown favorites AfroQBen and ClÃƒÂ¦tron. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets: Star Wars Trivia Tournament & Costume Competition @ Mt Tabor Theater (April 7, $20)
Mt Tabor Theater is keeping Portland weird this Saturday night with Star Wars trivia, costume competition, the unipiper, 501 Stormtrooper Garrison (pictured above), and much more. Prizes include a Lucasfilm-licensed, precision cast replica Luke Skywalker lightsaber from eFX Collectibles. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets: TriptheDark Presents The Wolf-Child's Mother | Modern Dance Based On Little Red Riding Hood, Aerial, Puppets, Comedy (April 8-9, $40+)
Through a combination of contemporary, classic jazz, tap, and aerial dance plus live painting, puppets, and a touch of comedy, the Wolf-Child's Mother has jumped on the popular bandwagon of changing the way you think about classic fairy tales. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets: Andrew Bird w/ Laura Marling @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall | Indie Rock, Free Album Download w/ Ticket (April 11, $70)
Andrew Bird's much-anticipated twelfth album, Break It Yourself, was released on March 6 on Mom + Pop. Produced by Bird, the album was recorded at his barn in Western Illinois near the banks of the Mississippi River. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets: MAZE w/ Frankie Beverly @ Keller Auditorium | Soul’d Out Music Festival (April 12, $70)
The sound is distinctive – passionate, creative, original, soulful, honest and powerful. For nearly thirty years Frankie Beverly and Maze have created a unique sound and become one of the most influential groups in modern history. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets: Bridgetown Comedy Fest | 200+ Comedians, Maria Bamford, Doug Benson, Janeane Garafolo & More (April 12-15, $280)
This year's festival, aside from marking the five-year anniversary of Bridgetown, features a stunning array of talent, including Maria Bamford, Janeane Garafolo, Todd Barry, Doug Benson, Pete Holmes, Mary Lynn Rasjkub, Todd Glass, Amy Schumer and many others. To win, comment on this post here.