Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including to the Pemberton Music Festival, Sake Fest PDX, Organic Beer Festival & more.
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Win Tickets ($24): You Are Here: International Edition! @ Brody Theater | Improv Comedy w/ Special Guests from Switzerland, Germany & Austria (June 20)
A very special YAH show this week: the Brody ensemble will be joined by three international guest performers, Simone Schwegler and Gerry Weber from Switzerland, Sven Stickling from Germany, and Georg Bauer from Austria.To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($80): BeerQuest Haunted Pub Crawl & Ghost Tour | Meet the Ghosts Who Haunt Old Town, Beer Samples (June 21)
Meet the spirits that have been haunting Old Town for decades and hear fascinating true stories of murders, brothels, drug dens, Shanghaiing, corrupt police, and more. 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 ($60): Pop & Paint: M’Lady | Wine, Discounts & Specials, w/ Taste on 23rd, Goorin Brothers Hats, Zabic Stylehouse (June 21)
Don’t be intimated by this Movember inspired piece featuring one of Portland’s most famous landscapes – Mount Hood! We’ve combined the beauty of Mount Hood, with the classic styles of Goorin Brothers Hats, and the fun and quirky mustache styles that we see around Portland! You have the choice to be simple or go all abstract with it. You decide which fits you best! To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($30): A Walking Tour of Portland’s Sinful Past – Shanghaiers, Saloons & Skullduggery | Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin (June 21)
In addition to the shanghaiers and con men, always on the prowl, saloons, gambling halls and bordellos also thrived in “Whitechapel,” “The North End,” or Old Town, as we know it today. Some of these storied establishments have come and gone, but others have survived, and many say that Portland, or “Strip City,” still has that vulgar and rugged reputation to this day.To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($60): All Decades Video Dance Attack @ Lola’s Room | 40 Years of Music Videos, Giant Screens, Dancing (June 21)
From Bee Gees to Black Eyed Peas, Go-Gos to Gaga and Marvin to Madonna, we dig deep into the video hits from the past 40 years to get you dancing.To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($20): Shafty @ The Goodfoot Pub & Lounge | Phish Tribute, Light Show (June 21)
Aiming to bring the Phish experience to the much neglected Pacific Northwest, Shafty brings aspects of all eras of Phish together to celebrate the music and performance joys of said rock phenomenon!To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($44): Mitch Fatel @ Lola’s Room | Two Shows, Best Comedian HBO Aspen Comedy Festival (June 22)
Is that a sparkle in his eye or is he just confused? With his innocence and friendly demeanor Mitch Fatel quickly engages the audience and then catches them off guard with his mixture of mischievous dialog and off-color comments.To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($24): We’ve Been Wandering: Your City, Our Eyes @ Brody Theater | Foreign Visitors Share Their Perspective of Portland (June 24)
Two foreign improvisers (Switzerland’s Gerald Weber and Austria’s Georg Bauer) wander through Portland photographing what they see. These impressions shared with the audience inspire them to find moments, characters and crazy bits while telling big and small stories about your city through the fresh eyes of a visitor. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($100): Sake Fest PDX 2014 @ Sentinel Hotel’s Governor Ballroom | 130+ Sake, Plum Wine & Beer Varieties (June 26)
Portland chefs, local and International sake producers will gather and share the versatile (and often mysterious) world of Sake ‐ including Oregon’s own SakéOne based in Forest Grove. Most folks don’t associate sake with desserts, and this year, five chocolate companies will demonstrate that unique pairing. To win, be the 99th person to email [email protected]. See details here.
Win Tickets ($24): Mark Hosler (of Negativland) @ Lola’s Room | “Culture Jamming,” Electronic Loop Stations + Devices, w/ Office Products + Fox Dye (June 26)
Mark Hosler is a founding member of the American audio visual collage group Negativland. Mark takes a break from his Negativland duties to perform live and solo for the first time in his 34 years of making music. Using a performance set-up built around various homemade one-of-a-kind electronic noise making devices (including two of Negativland’s original “Boopers”), Mark creates an engaging and musical soundscape performance with devices that are intentionally unstable analog feedback boxes.To win, comment on this post here.
Win Beer Package ($220): Portland’s 2014 North American Organic Beer Festival @ Overlook Park | (NAOBF), FREE, Music, Food, 50+ Beers, 18,000+ Attendees (June 26-29)
Designed to raise awareness about organic beer and sustainable living, the NAOBF typically serves up more than 50 organic beers and ciders from nearly 40 different breweries. Most of the breweries brew an organic beer specifically for the event. Styles run the gamut from goldens to porters, with a bit of everything in-between. There’s also live local music, organic food and sustainability-oriented vendors and non-profits. The NAOBF is a family friendly event, and minors are welcome with parents. The Chipotle Kids’ Zone will offer free activity books, grow pots and Chipotle kids’ meal cards, plus face painting and a root beer garden with complimentary Crater Lake Root Beer for minors and designated drivers.To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($60): NW Spirits Show in Sunriver | 150 Varieties of Whiskey, Brandy, Liqueurs, Vodka, Gin, Mezcal, Tequila and Rum & More! (June 27)
The 2014 NW Spirits and Mixology Show brings the craft cocktail world to you. This is Central Oregon’s chance to meet and mingle with the Northwest’s most exciting craft distillers and bartenders. Sample over 150 varieties of Whiskey, Brandy, Liqueurs, Vodka, Gin, Mezcal, Tequila and Rum, representing the Northwest and beyond.To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($48): The Amazing Acro-cats @ The Imago Theatre | 12+ Skilled Felines, The World’s Only Cat Band, Circus Performances (June 27-29)
The one-hour show features over a dozen fabulous felines (former orphans, rescues, and strays) walking tightropes, pushing carts, skateboarding, jumping through hoops, ringing bells, balancing on balls and turning on lights. Alley, our newest addition to the troupe, will be sure to delight and amaze you with her energy and ability. But wait there’s more! Tuna, the star of the show, is the leader of the ONLY CAT BAND IN EXISTENCE the Rock Cats. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($100): Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks @ OCAC Concert on the Meadow | Indie Rock (June 28)
Oregon College of Art and Craft (OCAC) presents Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks on Saturday, June 28, 2014 on the OCAC campus meadow in Portland’s West Hills. Portland based Stephen Malkmus and the Jicks is a rock band consisting of Stephen Malkmus, Mike Clark, Joanna Bolme, and Jake Morris. Malkmus was the main singer and songwriter behind the influential 1990s indie rock band Pavement. 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 Tickets ($598): Pemberton Music Festival | Nearly 100 Performers on 300 Acres of Canadian Mountain Country, NIN, Outkast, Deadmau5, Soundgarden & More! (July 18-20)
With nearly 100 performances and six separate performance areas, including two main stages, two secondary stages, a dance tent and a comedy area, Pemberton Music Festival will be three glorious days of music, comedy, and camping on 300 clean, open acres in one of the most idyllic settings on Earth. To enter, email your favorite act on the lineup to [email protected]. Use the subject line Portland Pipeline Pemby Contest. See details here.
Win Tickets ($90): Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires + Pickwick @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts | Funk, Soul, R&B (July 25)
Other artists appreciate their audiences, just as many are grateful for them, but few artists love their fans as much and as sincerely as Charles Bradley. 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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