Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including to the Mt Angel Oktoberfest, Pomplamoose, Jars of Clay & more.
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Win a Quest ($49): Discover Portland’s Hidden Mysteries on Urban Adventure Quest’s Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure this Fall!
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 ($60): 80s Video Dance Attack Returns to Crystal Ballroom | MTV Hits, Video Projections, Dancing (September 5)
For the past 9 years, 80s Video Dance Attack has rocked Portland every Friday night at McMenamins Crystal Ballroom or Lola’s Room and kept the fires of MTV’s golden era burning. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($40): Funhouse Lounge presents Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog | The Internet Sensation, Now Live On Stage (September 5-6)
You’ve seen it online, now treat yourself to the live stage musical, complete with added songs, fabulous dance numbers, and more evil laughs that you can shake a freeze-ray at. Funhouse Lounge is proud to be presenting this unique theatrical experience to all our Portland fans. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($30): Walk into Portland’s Sinful Past on the Shanghaiers, Saloons & Skullduggery Tour | w/ Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin (September 6)
As a nexus for labor and shipping in the Pacific Northwest, Portland often had the repute of a rugged, rough and tumble town, more than willing to allow the miners, loggers, and fishermen an opportunity to part with their hard earned cash in whatever debaucherous manner they chose. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Festival Passes ($50): Mount Angel Oktoberfest | Oregon’s Favorite Biergarten, Sausage, Alpenhorns, Car Show, Bavarian Band (September 11-14)
One of the longest standing, best-loved folk festivals in the Northwest, celebrates its 49th anniversary from September 11 through September 14, 2014. The Mount Angel Oktoberfest began as a traditional fall festival to celebrate the bounty of the earth and the goodness of creation. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($20): McTuff @ Goodfoot | Powerful Jaw-dropping Funk & Jazz (September 6)
Hammond organist Joe Doria brings together some of the best of the NW music 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 Tickets ($40): Brews for New Avenues Rare Live Beer Auction @ Leftbank Annex | Food Carts, Keg tappings, “Wall of Beer,” Live Music (September 6)
The world’s rarest beers are coming to Portland for Brews for New Avenues (BFNA). The nonprofit rare-beer festival boasts the city’s only live auction of unique craft beers and has exclusive beers on tap. New Avenues for Youth’s ambassador board is looking to build on the success of last year’s event, which raised $23,000 for local homeless youth and attracted 500 attendees. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($24): My Ticket Home @ Lola’s Room | Heavy Metal, “Puke Rock,” w/ Chronological Injustice + Zirakzigil (September 6)
Hailing from Columbus, Ohio, MY TICKET HOME has been stirring up mosh pits across the country since 2009. Forming the band as teenagers, MY TICKET HOME has matured their sound from hyper-aggressive Metalcore into a new band of heavy music that the band lovingly refers to as “PUKE ROCK.” To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($72): Geeklesque Gets Animated @ Star Theater Portland | Achievement Unlocked w/ 10th Geektacular Theme, Video Games, Novels, Boylesque (September 6)
Childhood memories, beware! Technicolor and full cell motion madness returns to the Star Theater as Geeklesque Gets Animated! for an all cartoon and animation extravaganza. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($68): Murder on the Ganges @ Newmark Theater | Indian Dance Adaptation of Agatha Christie’s Murder Mystery (September 7 & 13)
There will be one detective, two murder victims, and many suspects. There will be multiple rounds of ‘interrogation’. But the mystery will be solved in one evening. Yes, it’s a murder mystery adaptation — and one with a difference. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($50): Jars Of Clay @ Aladdin Theater | Christian Pop Rock, Acoustic (September 8)
It is among our most basic of needs. And like the other simple building blocks of life – air, food, water – it can take on many forms. It can be physical or spiritual, close-in or far-flung, untested or time-honored. For the men that make up the creative force called Jars of Clay, this season has tested their perceptions, challenged their beliefs, underscored their experiences and opened up the possibilities for new definitions of this necessary component. And now it’s time to share their vision of The Shelter. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($36): Trevor Hall @ Aladdin Theater | Acoustic, Folk, Reggae, w/ Mike Love (September 9)
Trevor Hall realized at a very young age that music was more than just a passion. As an eleven year old, playing harmonica beside his father in the cradle of the weeping willows of South Carolina, music quickly became his most intimate companion, guide and creative outlet. In his elementary years, he began to write his own songs and perform them locally. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($50): Live Wire’s Fall Season Premiere @ Newmark Theatre | Variety Show w/ Melissa Etheridge, Ural Thomas and the Pain & More! (September 9)
Live Wire will launch its Fall 2014 season of its variety show on Tuesday, September 9th at the Newmark Theater featuring guests Grammy award-winning singer-songwriter Melissa Etheridge, local R&B sensation Ural Thomas and the Pain, and cancer researcher Dr. Brian Druker alongside host Luke Burbank. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($70): Wits w/ Host John Moe @ Aladdin Theater | Featuring Jim Gaffigan, Reggie Watts & Thao Nguyen (September 10)
Wits is a live public radio show that brings world-class comedians, actors and musicians to the stage where host John Moe gives them and the audience the times of their lives. Wits mixes improv, sketch comedy, conversation, music and genuine beauty in a program praised as “one of the rare public radio comedy shows that’s actually funny” (Huffington Post) and “on course to become a national hit” (USA Today). To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($40): Pomplamoose @ Aladdin Theater | Indie-pop-rock-duo, w/ John Schroeder (September 11)
Pioneering the style of “VideoSongs” on YouTube, Pomplamoose is a San Francisco-based indie-pop-rock-duo comprised of Jack Conte and Nataly Dawn. With the debut of their online presence in summer 2008, Pomplamoose (a derivation of the French word for grapefruit, pamplemousse) has garnered a significant fan following ever since. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($30): The Skatalites @ Bossanova Ballroom | Jamaican, Ska, Boogie-woogie Blues, Jazz (September 12)
The Skatalites are a Jamaican music group that played a major role in popularising ska, the first truly Jamaican music created by fusing boogie-woogie blues, rhythm and blues, jazz, mento, calypso, and African rhythms. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($28): Aftermass: Bicycling in a Post-Critical Mass Portland @ Clinton Street Theater | w/ Bike Smut 8: Come Again, “Bicycle Erotica” (September 12)
Exploring the relationship between our bodies and our boulevards, Bike Smut started 8 years ago in Portland Oregon. Now an internationally touring film festival Bike Smut works to challenge ideas about how we “get around.” 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): Old Crow Medicine Show @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall | American Roots w/ a Rock and Roll Attitude (September 24)
Old Crow Medicine Show (OCMS) have come full circle playing their own brand of American roots music with a rock and roll attitude. The quintet met in New York in 1998 and hit the road, traveling city to city in a van and busking in the streets. They eventually settled for a year in North Carolina, where they ran into a bit of good fortune while playing in front of a local pharmacy to an impressed Doc Watson; the folk icon promptly scheduled the band to play at his MerleFest. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($46): Katchafire @ Aladdin Theater | Roots Reggae Pop, R’n’B (September 24)
Hailing from the mighty H-Town (Hamilton), Aoteoroa (New Zealand), KATCHAFIRE, have become a global roots reggae phenomenon..The all Maori Reggae band, bring their pure classic sound to music lovers worldwide, delivering one of the most authentic Reggae shows around today. To win, comment on this post here.
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