Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including to the Electric Run, Oregon Zoo, Oregon Distiller’s Festival & more.
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Win a Quest ($49): Discover Portland’s Hidden Gems on Urban Adventure Quest’s Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure this Summer!
Urban Adventure Quest has created an interactive scavenger hunt that combines the fun of the Amazing Race with a three-hour sightseeing tour of Portland. Guided from any smart phone, groups make their way among well-known and overlooked gems of the city, solving clues and completing challenges while learning local history. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($24): You Are Here Comedy Improv @ Brody Theater | Every Friday, Spontaneous Spectacle (July 11)
It’s a fantastic improv showcase by the veteran Brody Theater ensemble– the folks who brought you Micetro and Theatresports will rock your Friday with this spontaneous spectacle. We’ll be there; you be there, and there we’ll be! To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets: The Comedy Bull @ Brody Theater | 5 Minutes to Impress the Judges, On Stage Challenges (July 11)
Watch top comics try to ride the “Bull!” in this competitive standup event! The cream of Portland’s bourgeoning standup scene get five minutes to impress a panel of judges, who then throw them challenges they must meet to remain onstage. Watch them sweat, think on their feet, or get bucked off! To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($40): Portland Story Theater presents Urban Tellers, A Fond Farewell to Hipbone Studio (July 12)
Potatoes in the washing machine. A sawed-off shotgun. Astrocartography. Back-biting. A kiss on the cheek… all these woven together into a story theater show that promises to be memorable and historic as we bid a fond farewell to Hipbone, our beloved home for the last eight seasons. Always a potent blend of vulnerability and heart, this is story theater that is: Exhilarating. Energizing. Empowering. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($60): Oregon Distillers Festival & Benefit @ Edgefield | 100+ Handcrafted Spirits, Meet the Makers, Silent Auction (July 12)
Guests can sip and saunter along a backdrop of blue skies and yellow sunflowers while sampling Oregon-made spirits and meeting the makers. Summer cocktails will also be mixed up for enjoying sips of just what can be crafted with these spirits. And paired nosh will be provided from Black Rabbit Restaurant Executive Chef Kenny Giambalvo. The event includes a silent auction with items such as vertical collections of spirits and group tastings. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($24): Summer in Brodavia Sketch Festival @ Brody Theater | Original Sketch Comedy, New Material, Summer Satire (July 12)
In this fun mini-fest you’ll see original sketch comedy from multiple groups each night: some hot-off-the-press new material as well as greatest hits from some of the past years best sketch shows. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($30): Sheer Terror @ Star Theater | Hardcore Punk, w/ Poison Idea, Long Knife & More! (July 12)
Sheer Terror are one of NYC’s most notorious hardcore punk bands, as well as one of the nation’s most unlikely cult heroes. Lauded in the world of underground music for their brutal honesty, as well as condemned by the same community for exactly the same reason, SHEER TERROR has delivered some of the most lyrically-poetic, musically punishing, and thematically heartbroken recordings ever known to hardcore. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($20): McTuff @ The Goodfoot | Powerful Jaw-dropping Funk & Jazz (July 12)
Hammond organist Joe Doria brings together some of the best of the NWmusic scene to create a powerful and jaw-dropping funk and jazz sound like you’ve never heard, exhibiting a mix of stellar musicianship, seasoned songwriting and deep groove where no musical stone gets unturned. McTuff is a movin’ and groovin’ adventure, featuring the impeccable Andy Coe on guitar and the truly incredible Tarik Abouzied on drums. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tastings ($30): New Deal Distillery’s 10th Anniversary Celebration | FREE, New Spirits, BBQ, Ice Cream Cocktails, Comedy, Music Boozy Snacks (July 12)
From 5-7pm, enjoy BBQ deliciousness from Smokehouse 21, pour-over ice cream cocktails featuring Salt & Straw summer flavors, a New Deal craft cocktail menu concocted by our favorite bar mavens at Merit Badge Co. with help from Pok Pok SOM plus a Bloody Mary Garnish Bar from Yelp Portland and Unbound Pickling. Munch on boozy snacks from Masala Pop throughout the evening. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($20): Live Music @ Cartlandia’s Blue Room Bar | PDX’s Only Cart Pod Music Venue, The Slants, Chinatown Dance Band (July 12)
Having spent years touring the world as “the first and only all Asian synth-pop bands in North America“, The Slants will be having a decidedly local show on July 12th, playing their only summer show in hometown Portland at Cartlandia’s newly opened Blue Room Bar. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($30): The Unscriptables present Bingo Night @ The Rusty Trombone Senior Center w/ Funhouse Lounge | Improv Characters, Prizes (July 13)
Babz and Betty have been doing bingo for awhile at the Funhouse Lounge, but now they are joined by their friends. This is a hilarious and outrageous bingo experience unlike anything you could imagine. Win fun prizes and gift certificates. Cost only $5 cash only (purchase at door) for 5 bingo cards (six games) plus win door prizes and eat your fill of hard candies. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($60): The Fixx – By Request + Dischords @ Crystal Ballroom | w/ Dischords, English Rock Band (July 16)
The Fixx is ready to hit the road this summer….and they want YOU to choose what they play live!! It’s “The FIXX – By Request” – just contact them through thefixx.com, on Twitter at #FIXXSONGS or at facebook.com/thefixx and tell them your city and what FIXX song you want them to play live. The band will tally up the votes each night….and play the songs YOU DECIDE!! To win, comment on this post here.
Win Overnight Package ($150+): Sunsets in the Garden | Complimentary Beer & Wine Tastings, Live Music, Sensory Garden (July 16)
The Oregon Garden has announced the return of its popular Sunsets in the Garden presented by Columbia Bank, an after-hours event that takes place on select Wednesday evenings throughout the summer. Sunsets in the Garden features complimentary tastings from local wineries and breweries, live music and the opportunity to watch the setting sun from the beautiful Sensory Garden. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($26): Funhouse Lounge presents American Psycho | Bloody Adaptation of the 2000 Cult Classic Film (July 17)
Patrick Bateman is a handsome, well-educated 27-year-old son of a Wall Street financier, who lives his own American dream. He’s also a soulless, modern monster fueled by materialism and envy, who kills for no reason at all. Funhouse Lounge presents its unique take on this indictment of the so-called American Dream, filled with humor, classic 80′s tunes, and blood, blood and more blood. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($30): Strange Days: A Tribute to The Doors @ Aladdin Theater | Rock n Roll, Vintage Instruments, Look Alikes (July 18)
Strange Days is the ultimate Doors concert experience. Formed and based in Los Angeles, California, Strange Days is the most realistic and impressive Doors tribute act in North America. They capture the magic…the mystery.…and the madness of the Doors in their prime. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($36): Entertainment for People @ Disjecta | w/ The Moth Host Dan Kennedy, Indie Variety Show (July 18-19)
Your favorite and ours, the hilarious host of THE MOTH podcast, DAN KENNEDY, will return to host on the 18th and perform in both shows! And…another E4P favorite, BETH LISICK will join the show as the host and special guest on the 19th! Each night performers will do different stuff — so why the hell not come twice?? To win, comment on this post 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.
Win Tickets ($88): The Best of Jethro Tull Performed by Ian Anderson @ 2014 Maryhill Winery Summer Concert Series (September 13)
In 1972 Ian’s band Jethro Tull released the iconic concept album Thick As A Brick, based on a poem by the then eight year old Gerald Bostock in 2012. As many fans wondered what might have befallen the character, Ian Anderson decided to explore the different paths Gerald’s life might have taken in his 2012 album, Thick As A Brick 2. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($90): Electric Run Portland | World’s Premier Nighttime 5K Experience, Costumes (October 4)
Featuring immersive “Lands” of light and sound that transport the participant into an electric wonderland, Electric Run promises to transport the mind, body and soul to a new world in a healthy and drug-free way. Participants are encouraged to join in on the art by lighting up with glow sticks, LEDs and anything else their imagination can conjure up. To win, comment on this post here.
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