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Win Tickets ($30): Smash Putt! @ Mega Miniature Golf Apocalypse | Nine Weekends of Mechanized Mayhem, VIP Lounges, Hand-crafted Cocktails

We are giving away a pair of tickets to Smash Putt! @ Mega Miniature Golf Apocalypse the weekend of January 31-February 2. To win, comment on this post why you’d like to attend. Winner will be drawn and emailed Friday, January 31.

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Smash PuttSmash Putt!
January 31-March 30, 2014
Fridays to Sundays, Opens at 6 p.m. | 21+
See special night schedule below
Check website for times, prices & advance tickets:

MEGA Miniature Golf Apocalypse!
140 NW 4th Ave, Old Town, Portland

Smash Putt! Mega Miniature Golf Apocalypse, returns for an epic Portland smash down.

Presenting devious devices with wicked robotic brains engineered by crazed artists – miniature golf will never be the same again. Inventively delicious, Smash Putt! is the chocolate covered potato chip of the miniature golf world. Come get your putt on, play Atari, survive an earthquake, and get your balls sawed, drilled and smashed.

Starting January 31st, everyone is invited to nine weekends of mechanized mayhem! Enjoy ingenious fun with an earnest low brow sensibility and put your balls on the line for an experience you won’t forget! Launch balls at moving targets! Putt past accelerator pads. Dodge devilish actuators. Press the giant glowing button to scramble the course as your opponent takes a swing! Every hole is dripping with excitement, creativity and intrigue!

Smash Putt! offers VIP lounges, a top shelf bar with hand-crafted cocktails, local personalities, inventive surprises, and good old fashioned fun.

Drop it in your calendar pronto! In just nine weekends it’s all over! 21+ fun gets your balls smashed and your holes trashed late into the night.

Special Nights

  • Family Friendly Matinees: Feb 16 & March 9, Noon – 3pm
  • Valentines Day: Just a Friday, but heck yeah we’ll be open for it, and we are a great thing to do for a fun Valentines Adventure — even better for a double or triple date!
  • Service Industry Nights: Feb 2nd & Feb 9th — anytime after 5p, show your service industry permit and get in for $5

Prices and times will vary, please see for advance tickets & to sign up for the mailing list!

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82 Responses to Win Tickets ($30): Smash Putt! @ Mega Miniature Golf Apocalypse | Nine Weekends of Mechanized Mayhem, VIP Lounges, Hand-crafted Cocktails

  1. Duke January 27, 2014 at 10:41 #

    I must putt.

  2. Nate January 27, 2014 at 11:23 #

    I can think of no better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day than by getting my balls smashed.

  3. Stephen January 27, 2014 at 11:40 #

    Simply Put, I love Putt putt! Please choose me!

  4. Kimberly January 27, 2014 at 12:49 #

    I am so excited to see this is coming back to Portland!! I want to go so bad!!!

  5. Dahlia January 27, 2014 at 14:30 #

    Put tiny balls, socialize with devious brains, and eat a chocolate covered chip.
    Couple of adjectives on why I putt putt pretty please should be chosen.

    I want to swing into some action. Muha

  6. Lisa January 27, 2014 at 17:38 #


  7. Jessica January 27, 2014 at 17:51 #

    Sounds smashing!

  8. Jenny January 27, 2014 at 18:24 #


  9. Audrey January 27, 2014 at 19:03 #

    sounds interesting, i’d like to learn more

  10. Leonard January 27, 2014 at 20:10 #

    Haven’t done mini golf in forever!

  11. Erica January 27, 2014 at 20:29 #

    This sounds like so much fun!! I would love to take a friend and go! Please pick me!!

  12. Jennifer January 27, 2014 at 20:37 #

    This sounds like precisely what I need to get through the winter. I love miniature golf and a weird, crazy version of it sounds amazing!

  13. Laurel January 27, 2014 at 21:17 #

    Mini golf and drinks? Count me in!

  14. Melissa Kirby January 27, 2014 at 21:18 #

    I look forward to smashing my husband’s short and curly’s!!

  15. Christina January 28, 2014 at 00:59 #

    I heard about SmashPutt last time they were in town and I really wanted to go but never made it.

  16. Katie J January 28, 2014 at 03:22 #

    putt what putt!?

  17. Grant January 28, 2014 at 07:59 #

    putt putt goose! wait, wrong game? sounds great.

  18. Matt January 28, 2014 at 08:45 #

    Booze and balls. Enough said.

  19. Nasheena January 28, 2014 at 09:30 #

    SmashPutt…WHAT!?!? Oh please oh please let me experience this, sounds amazing!

  20. Jamie January 28, 2014 at 17:46 #

    Well this sounds amazing. Finally I can blame my poor put-put skills on the booze.

  21. Megan January 28, 2014 at 19:41 #

    Smashing balls!

    “Golf is deceptively simple and endlessly complicated”- you’ll find me boozing with Arnold Palmer

  22. Brogan January 29, 2014 at 10:09 #

    Time to prove to my guy, once and for all, that I am IN FACT the better putt-putter! We mini-golfed on our first date and he claims he was just going easy on me….. Time to battle.

  23. Stubbs January 29, 2014 at 12:28 #

    If I win I promise not to make a single Happy Gilmore reference.

  24. Matt January 29, 2014 at 12:48 #

    A stray golf ball killed my first born baby boy. Please send me to avenge his death.

  25. John January 29, 2014 at 15:24 #

    I was bummed out when I missed this the last time it was in’s great to see I’m getting another chance to play their crazy course.

  26. Kristine January 29, 2014 at 16:59 #

    I need to humiliate my boyfriend at mini golf, help a sister out. He’s visiting from SF this weekend, and victory will be mine.

  27. Nora January 29, 2014 at 19:53 #

    My guy thinks he can beat me at putt putt golf. Ain’t no way I’m goin’ down like that! Help me crush his self esteem so I can build it up again later in the night ;)

  28. jimbobber January 29, 2014 at 20:43 #

    I just putter around my house every day, so I might as well do it where it’s more fun!

  29. David January 30, 2014 at 08:06 #

    So many amazing comments, I don’t think I can top any of them… a simple comment works and that much more suits me to a tee.

  30. Rachel January 30, 2014 at 09:40 #


  31. Brandon January 30, 2014 at 11:49 #

    Davidson’s Casual Dining

  32. Chandra January 30, 2014 at 12:13 #

    Winning this would help my dream of being the Tiger Woods of putt putt become a reality!

  33. Joshua Thomas January 30, 2014 at 15:03 #

    Alcohol + mini-golf sounds like the winningest of combinations and I’d love to partake.

  34. Ryan January 30, 2014 at 15:10 #

    Putt or death?

  35. Kimi January 30, 2014 at 15:12 #

    I did this the first year they came to Portland, and I think it’s about time I do it again!

  36. Brandy January 30, 2014 at 15:14 #

    Sign me up! mini putt putt and booze!! I am in!

  37. William Stewart January 30, 2014 at 15:15 #

    Sounds like a ball!

  38. ELLEN WALKER January 30, 2014 at 15:21 #

    Yay 4 mini golf

  39. Nate January 30, 2014 at 15:21 #

    Love it!

  40. Ophelia January 30, 2014 at 15:25 #

    You had me at “balls smashed”.

  41. David January 30, 2014 at 15:28 #

    Yes please! This sounds like fun!!

  42. Cory January 30, 2014 at 15:48 #

    I will take the wife and kick her ass!!!!!

  43. Heidi January 30, 2014 at 15:48 #

    Sounds awesome!!

  44. Lindsey January 30, 2014 at 15:51 #

    This looks like a blast! I need to brush up on my putting skills anyway…

  45. Rachel January 30, 2014 at 15:55 #

    I could not be more excited that Smash Putt is back! It’s like Burning Man right here in Portland.

  46. Eric January 30, 2014 at 15:58 #

    Yessssss!!!! I will smash yet again, 3rd times a charm… I’d love to bring the thunder for the Pipeline!

  47. Linda January 30, 2014 at 16:09 #

    We never golf and this would be such a hoot! Sounds like a Portland original. Would love tickets!

  48. Mike January 30, 2014 at 16:09 #

    This sounds like a motherputting good time.

  49. Chase Kunkle January 30, 2014 at 16:13 #

    Golf is a lot like taxes – you drive hard to get to the green and end up in the hole..Its a recession and Im poor. I need tickets!!

  50. JenG January 30, 2014 at 16:30 #

    I feel the need, the need for smashing small golf balls with a small club.

  51. Rob January 30, 2014 at 16:34 #

    I gotta putt

  52. erica January 30, 2014 at 16:39 #

    Hitting balls at random objects? yes!

  53. Dana January 30, 2014 at 16:49 #

    I wanted to do this in Seattle and never got the chance- this would be awesome!

  54. Meghan January 30, 2014 at 17:29 #

    Drinking AND insane mini golf?? This is fantastic!! I’d love to get my hands on some tickets to Smash Putt, it sounds like a crazy-fun time :D

  55. Mark January 30, 2014 at 17:44 #

    There are so many reasons I’d like to take my sweetie to this. Figures she busts my balls so it’s time for me to get back at her and smash her’s. HEE HEE HEE! I could get my Tiger on while she fiddles with my putter, you know, keeping it straight and all. Add a little alcohol, some friendly competition and who knows, maybe I’ll be able to get a hole in one that night. Thanks for considering us for this

  56. Jim January 30, 2014 at 17:46 #

    Sounds awesome!

  57. Greg January 30, 2014 at 17:54 #

    Didn’t even know this was here, and I would love to go.

  58. Anthony January 30, 2014 at 17:58 #

    I’ve sadly missed this the last few times and would love to finally check it out this time!

  59. Rebecca January 30, 2014 at 18:08 #

    This sounds amazing!

  60. Julie January 30, 2014 at 19:19 #

    Smash fun!

  61. Yume January 30, 2014 at 20:13 #

    Haha, this sounds like fun

  62. Danielle January 30, 2014 at 21:07 #

    I can’t even picture this. I must experience it in person.

  63. Brittany January 30, 2014 at 22:04 #

    I’m speechless, really. I have to see this.

  64. mary b January 30, 2014 at 22:40 #

    My supervisor just told me that she wanted to go… help me impress her with some tix!??!!

  65. Dustin Stevenson January 30, 2014 at 23:43 #

    Dudes. I don’t mean to sob-story at you, but my partner, who lives in LA, has been mugged at gunpoint and had her car break down, both in the last week, all while having just started a new job. If that’s not a definition of week from hell, I don’t know what is. She’s flying up to Portland for some rehab right now, and this event would really make the weekend cool. Thanks!

  66. Parag January 31, 2014 at 01:39 #


  67. Lara January 31, 2014 at 08:37 #

    Yes, love putt putt, hope I win!

  68. Gina January 31, 2014 at 09:00 #

    The hubster and I love mini golf – detouring vacation plans to find a course when necessary! I just discovered Smash Putt the other night and we were talking about heading in to Portland to check it out.

  69. Sarah January 31, 2014 at 10:09 #

    My boyfriend says Im always bustin his balls… He would be happy if you picked me so I can smash someone elses for a change!

  70. Toby January 31, 2014 at 10:32 #

    This looks fun and so different, I want to try it and bring many friends.

  71. Maria January 31, 2014 at 11:14 #

    Please please I love miniature golf but can’t afford it right now. This sounds like so much fun!

  72. Matty January 31, 2014 at 11:50 #

    I said putt-putt in the butt.

  73. Jack January 31, 2014 at 11:57 #

    Balls! Booze! Mayhem! I must win!

  74. Heather January 31, 2014 at 13:25 #

    I really wanted to go to this last year but it was all sold out on the days that I could go. It would be so awesome to win these tickets.

  75. Lea Anna January 31, 2014 at 13:34 #

    I didn’t even know this existed! Now I must go to it!

  76. Lauren January 31, 2014 at 14:28 #

    I could really use a VIP night.

  77. Nicole A January 31, 2014 at 16:01 #

    I would love to go because I absolutely love me some mini-golf specially when its smash putt and I could really use a date nite with the hubby!

  78. Neil Johnson January 31, 2014 at 17:09 #

    give me putt putt, please

  79. melissamagic January 31, 2014 at 18:25 #

    I must Putt-Putt!
    YAY! I wanna play with some balls!
    YAY, for SMASH Putt!

    I could use some chocolatey-potato-chippy Fun!

  80. Chris January 31, 2014 at 19:16 #

    Chasing the unattainable, getting smashed, and missing the hole?

    This is Valentines Day!!

  81. Keenan January 20, 2015 at 00:48 #

    Yes!!! Would love to win some tix to the most innovative mini golf in existence!!! had so much fun last year!

  82. Robyn January 20, 2015 at 00:49 #

    Smashputt?!! Yes Please!!!!

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