Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including to the Northwest String Summit, Museum By Moonlight, Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts & more.
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Win Tickets ($24): The Way Downs w/ Erotic City Prince Tribute @ The Goodfoot | Pre-Disco Funk, Prince Look Alike, Dance Party (May 15)
The Way Downs pull their sound from the gold mine of pre-disco funk—the same deep tracks now widely sampled by DJ’s and producers all over the world. It’s good-time, groove-based, stank-faced dancemusic with a jazz heart and a funky soul. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($36): The Best Of HUMP! Dan Savage’s Dirty Movie Tour @ Cinema 21 | Ordinary People Become Weekend Porn Stars (May 15-17)
Since 2005 the HUMP! Film Festival has challenged ordinary people from all over the Pacific Northwest to become temporary, weekend porn stars-by making their very own five-minute dirty movies for a chance to win big cash prizes! And they did not disappoint! The resulting short films run the gamut of sexual styles: straight, gay, lesbian, transgender… every color in the sexual rainbow… and some we never knew existed. Get inspired to create your own Hump submission by seeing the Best Of HUMP!, which is a collection of the best HUMP films from the past 5 years! To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($40): ANDAZ w/ DJ Anjali & The Incredible Kid @ Alhambra Theatre | A Bhangra/Bollywood/Urban Desi Dance Party, Dance Lesson (May 17)
ANDAZ is Portland’s original Bhangra & Bollywood dance party, a transportive experience that has enraptured feverishly dancing crowds for nearly 12 years. (12th Anniversary in July!) To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($24): Breakside Brewery 4th Anniversary Block Party | 4 New Beers, Tented Beer Garden, 3 Bands, Food Carts & More! (May 17)
On Saturday, Breakside closes down the street next to their original NE Dekum brewery for an all-day tented block party with “Four” new Anniversary beers, three bands, food carts, an outdoor 21+ tented beer garden as well as a kids arts & crafts tent and full menu available inside the pub. Reaffirming their commitment to the community all proceeds from the anniversary party will go to Friends of Trees, Woodlawn Elementary School and Central City Concern. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($74): Cage The Elephant @ Crystal Ballroom | w/ Foals and Tiger Merritt, Alternative Rock, Garage Punk, Blues (May 22)
On Cage The Elephant’s third album, MELOPHOBIA, the rock band was faced with the challenge of finding cohesiveness in the ideas of five different people. After touring for nearly five years straight on their prior releases, 2008′s Cage The Elephant and 2011′s Thank You, Happy Birthday, the musicians took some time off the road, to write as individuals before getting back together in August of 2012 to begin work on MELOPHOBIA as a collective. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($100): Museum by Moonlight @ World Forestry Center Discovery Museum | A Special Preview Night of The Art of Dr. Seuss Exhibit, Drinks, Hors d’ oeuvres (May 22)
You’re invited to a sneak preview of “The Art of Dr. Seuss” exhibit before it opens to the public at Museum by Moonlight on Thursday, May 22. This rare glimpse into the artistic life of Theodor Seuss Geisel features rare and never-before-seen works from the 1920′s to 1990′s. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($80): Portland Memorial Day Weekend BeerQuest Haunted Pub Crawl & Ghost Tour | Meet the Ghosts Who Haunt Old Town, Beer Samples (May 23)
BeerQuest’s Haunted Pub Crawl takes you deep into Portland’s most haunted bars for beer tastings and ghost stories. Tours explore the city’s wicked and lawless past including the notorious Shanghai Tunnels, known as one of America’s most haunted places. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($98): BeerQuest PDX Historic Bar & Brewery Tour | 12 Samples From 3 Breweries, Hear Stories From Portland’s Wild Days (May 25)
Highlights Include: 12 beer samples from 3 breweries, Portland’s oldest bar, fascinating historical stories, a brewery tour and more. BeerQuest’s knowledgeable, local tour guides share unbelievable-but-true stories about local bars, saloons & speakeasies, prohibition, and iconic Portland landmarks. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($60): Build Small, Live Large Portland’s Accessory Dwelling Unit Tour | Tour 10+ ADUs, Social & Networking Event (June 1)
An event for people interested in touring ADUs, meeting the homeowners who built them, and attending presentations led by local ADU experts. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($79): Matt Nathanson & Gavin Degraw @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts | Folk, Rock, Pop, w/ Christian Burghardt (June 27)
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 post here.
Win Tickets ($54): Rodney Atkins @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts | Singer-Songwriter, Country (July 10)
Rodney Atkins knows the value of taking the long way home, of veering off the beaten path onto that road less traveled once in a while. You can hear it in his music, in the lyrics of his smash new single, “Take A Back Road,” a song that celebrates that feeling of getting away from the noise of everyday life, really living in the moment, and getting right with your soul. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($50): Carolina Chocolate Drops @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts | Grammy Award Winning African-American String Band (July 12)
In early 2012, Grammy award-winning Carolina Chocolate Drops released their studio album Leaving Eden (Nonesuch Records) produced by Buddy Miller. The traditional African-American string band’s album was recorded in Nashville and featured founding members Rhiannon Giddens and Dom Flemons, along with multi-instrumentalist Hubby Jenkins and cellist Leyla McCalla, already a familiar presence at the group’s live shows. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Festival Passes ($390): Northwest String Summit @ Horning’s Hideout | National & Regional, Artisan Food Trucks, String Band Competition (July 17-21)
The 13th Annual Northwest String Summit (NWSS) returns to Horning’s Hideout (North Plains, OR) with the finest acoustic pickers and standout electric bands from July 17 – 21, 2014. Located just 20 miles outside of Portland, OR, Horning’s Hideout stands as one of the most scenic festival sites in the country; NWSS is the only music offering this year taking place at Horning’s Hideout. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($98): Peter Frampton’s Guitar Circus w/ Peter Frampton & Buddy Guy @ 2014 Maryhill Winery Summer Concert Series (August 23)
Kicking off in August, Frampton’s Guitar Circus will feature special performances with friend and celebrated guitarist Buddy Guy as well as other surprise guests. Last year’s Guitar Circus’ company included B.B. King, Robert Cray, Sonny Landreth, Steve Cropper, Dean DeLeo (Stone Temple Pilots), Don Felder (formerly of The Eagles), Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Vince Gill, Roger McGuinn (founder/lead guitarist of the BYRDS) and many more. To win, comment on this post here.
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