Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Molly Ringwald, Back Fence PDX, Hopworks Biketobeerfest, Hillsdale Paella Dinner & More!
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Win Tickets ($54): Matt Nathanson – Last of the Great Pretenders Tour @ Crystal Ballroom | VH1 ‘You Oughta Know’ Artist, Joshua Radin (September 20)
Based in San Francisco, Matt Nathanson has evolved into one of the premier songwriters and dynamic performers on the music scene today. His 2007 album Some Mad Hope (his first for Vanguard) yielded the smash single “Come On Get Higher,” which has sold more than 2 million copies to date, as well as the subsequent hits “Car Crash,” “Falling Apart” and “All We Are.” To win, comment on this page here.
Win Prize Package: Dogtoberfest 2013 @ Lucky Lab Brew Pub | Beer, Street Fair, Benefit for DoveLewis (September 21)
Pack up the pooches and head on down to the Lucky Lab for Portland’s biggest dog wash benefiting DoveLewis Emergency Animal Hospital!
For a suggested donation of $10 per dog, DoveLewis volunteers will scrub up and dry off your dog. In addition to awesome live music, they’ll also unveil the 2014 DoveLewis calendar which features local pets and will be on sale for $10 at the event! To win, comment on this page here.
Win Tickets ($20): Shafty @ The Goodfoot | Portland’s Only Phish Tribute Band (September 21)
What began as essentially a goof – a chance to throw down some familiar dancey beats and jam for whoever felt like listening – ultimately lit a spark under the off-the-radar powder keg of Phish fans in the Portland, Oregon music scene. To win, comment on this page here.
Win Tickets ($25): Gaycation w/ DJ Mr. Charming @ Holocene | w/ DJ Mr. Charming, Monthly Queer Dance Party (September 21)
Gaycation is a monthly queer dance party. Currently in its 6th year of fierceness, Gaycation showcases local & international queer performers and strives to create a super hot, inclusive, homo dance party. To win, comment on this page here.
Win Tickets ($50): Riders in the Sky @ Aladdin Theater | American Western Music & Comedy (September 21)
For more than thirty years Riders In The Sky have been keepers of the flame passed on by the Sons of the Pioneers, Gene Autry and Roy Rogers, reviving and revitalizing the genre. And while remaining true to the integrity of Western music, they have themselves become modern-day icons by branding the genre with their own legendary wacky humor and way-out Western wit, and all along encouraging buckaroos and buckarettes to live life “The Cowboy Way!” To win, comment on this page here.
Win Tickets ($40): 5th Annual Biketobeerfest @ Hopworks Urban Brewery | Portland Bike-In Oktoberfest Party, Bands & Beer, Stunt Riders (September 21)
Nothing sums up the culture and spirit of Portland like local craft beer, bikes and live music. And all of those are coming together at Hopworks Urban Brewery’s BiKETOBEERFEST on Saturday, September 21.
Now entering its fifth year, BiKETOBEERFEST is making some changes for 2013 including the addition of 10 guest taps from some of the company’s favorite local or organic breweries and the inclusion of some on-site car parking. To win, comment on this page here.
Win Tickets ($32): Portland VegFest @ Oregon Convention Center | Oregon’s Largest Plant-based Food Event, Samples & Demonstrations (September 21-22)
Northwest VEG, a local nonprofit organization, will present the ninth annual Portland VegFest at the Oregon Convention Center Sept. 21 and 22. As Oregon’s largest plant-based food event, VegFest features presentations by some of the nation’s foremost experts on plant-based nutrition, cooking demonstrations, activities for kids and teenagers and more than 100 exhibitors showcasing vegan products, including free food samples, nonprofit organizations and local restaurants. To win, comment on this page here.
Win Tickets ($30): Spirits Fest 2013 @ Portland Saturday Market | Shop Local, Taste Locally Crafted Spirits (September 21-22)
Spirits Fest highlights local distillers who are shaking up Portland’s vibrant scene. It is all about meeting the makers of the local crafted spirits and the wonderful concoctions people can create using local spirits. Purchase a $5.00 wristband with proper ID and that $5.00 will go toward the purchase of your first bottle. To win, comment on this page here.
Win Tickets ($104): A SongVersation w/ India.Arie @ Aladdin Theater | Grammy Winner, Soul, R&B (September 22)
SongVersation (Soulbird/Motown, June 25) reunites the Grammy-winning singer/songwriter/producer with longtime writing partner/co-producer Shannon Sanders. Recorded in Atlanta and Los Angeles, India.Arie’s fifth studio album features additional production from singer/songwriter David Ryan Harris and songwriter Michael Ruff. The result is a compelling snapshot of her hard-won breakthrough to simultaneous personal and artistic growth. To win, comment on this page here.
Win Tickets ($60): Jim Breuer @ Aladdin Theater | ‘SNL,’ ‘Home Improvement,’ ‘Half Baked’ (September 25)
With over 20 years of stand-up comedy experience, Jim Breuer remains one of today’s top entertainers and continues to win over audiences with his off-the-wall humor and lovable personality. Named one of Comedy Central’s 100 Greatest Stand-Ups of All Time, Breuer is one of the most recognizable comedians in the business, known for his charismatic stage antics, dead-on impressions, and family-friendly stand-up. To win, comment on this page here.
Win Tickets ($24): LAID OUT @ Holocene | w/ Light Asylum, Dangerous Boys Club, DJ Gossip Cat, DJ Pocket Rock-It and Misti Miller (September 26)
The debut full-length album by LIGHT ASYLUM has been a long time coming, but not without rabid anticipation. As their self-released In Tension EP circulated and resonated with new leagues of listeners worldwide, the reputation of duo Shannon Funchess and Bruno Coviello sweltered via their intense live show, collaborations, and remixes. LIGHT ASYLUM marks Funchess’ and Coviello’s return to the recorded fray with renewed intent, emotion and visceral energy, all to powerful effect. To win, comment on this page here.
Win Tickets ($70): Billy Cobham’s “Spectrum 40” @ Aladdin Theater | Featuring Dean Brown, Gary Husband and Ric Fierabracci (September 26)
Eversince his breakthrough in the early 1970s-as a founding member of the Mahavishnu Orchestra, and as a drummer/leader whose recordings (such as Spectrum) and powerful, complex style of play exerted a strong influence on the course of jazz and jazz-fusion Billy Cobham has remained a tireless musical explorer. To win, comment on this page here.
Win Tickets ($70): Molly Ringwald @ Newmark Theatre | Actress in ‘Sixteen Candles’, Singer, Jazz (September 27)
Molly Kathleen Ringwald is an American actress, singer, dancer, and author. Having appeared in the John Hughes films Sixteen Candles (1984), The Breakfast Club (1985), and Pretty in Pink (1986), Ringwald is part of the 80′s “Brat Pack” and is frequently named the greatest teen star of all time. She currently plays Anne Juergens in the ABC Family show The Secret Life of the American Teenager. To win, comment on this page here.
Win Tickets ($50): Back Fence PDX Redux: After Hours Stories @ Mission Theater | Fan Favorites, Chelsea Cain, John Roderick, Courtenay Hameister & More (September 27)
A redux night of fan favorites telling true 9-15 minute stories on the theme AFTER DARK. Including #1 Best Selling Thriller writer CHELSEA CAIN (PDX), Singer/Songwriter for the band The Long Winters JOHN RODERICK (SEA, Longtime Nudist + Squirrel Whisperer JENNIFER JASPER (SEA), Live Wire! Head Writer + Knows All the Words to A Chorus Line by Heart COURTENAY HAMEISTER (PDX), and Television Writer + Performer BRIAN FINKELSTEIN (LA), Teacher of Wilderness Medicine + Stand-in Hula Dancer on Wheel of Fortune RENEE JENKINSON (PDX). Think stories about all the fun, dangerous and creepy things and revelations that can happen in the middle of the night… To win, comment on this page here.
Win Tickets ($40): ANDAZ @ Star Theater | A Bhangra/Bollywood/Urban Desi Dance Party, DJ Anjali & The Incredible Kid (September 27)
ANDAZ is such a Portland institution it is mentioned in the travel guides Best Places Portland 8th Edition and the Moon Handbook Portland; fitting recognition for a monthly dance party celebrating eleven revolutionary years. To win, comment on this page here.
Win Tickets ($180): Hillsdale Paella Dinner @ Fanno Creek Clinic | Fundraiser, Wine Wall (September 28)
The event’s highlight is a Spanish dish called paella, which will be cooked in a five-foot diameter pan over the course of the day by Chef Greg Schwab from Seasons & Regions. Guests can watch the cooking process while enjoying local wine and an appetizer course. They are also welcomed to purchase a mystery bottle of wine from the wine wall, and participate in a raffle for prizes donated by local businesses. To win, comment on this page here.
Win Tickets ($32): Back Fence PDX: Losing My Religion @ Mission Theater | True Unscripted Stories (September 28)
All new storytellers sharing true 9-15 minute stories on the theme LOSING MY RELIGION. Including: Filmmaker + Photographer ALICA J. ROSE (PDX), Senior Producer of Think Out Loud ALLISON FROST (PDX), Standup Comedian + Receptionist BRI PRUETT (PDX), Tambourine Virtuoso + Memoirist NICOLE HARDY (SEA), Visual Effects Artist + Collected More Than 400 Snow Globes COREY ROSEN (SF), and Television Writer + Performer BRIAN FINKELSTEIN (LA). Think stories about growing up in a cult, blossoming relationships with different religions, near death experiences, a former devout Mormon grappling with teen sexual anxieties in her 30s and more goodness! To win, comment on this page here.
Win Tickets ($63): Ralphie May @ Newmark Theatre | Last Comic Standing, The Wayne Brady Show, Live Filming (September 29)
In 2003, May was chosen to participate in the first season of Last Comic Standing. He finished in second place in the competition, with Dat Phan winning first place. After that, he started appearing in numerous comedy shows like The Wayne Brady Show and The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. In 2005, he was the only white comedian to perform on The Big Black Comedy Show, which also featured Mo’Nique, Rodman, and Vince Morris. To win, comment on this page here.