Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including to the Erotic Ball, FrightTown, Haunted Corn Maze & more.
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Win Quest ($49): This Halloween, Discover Portland’s Spooky Mysteries on Urban Adventure Quest’s Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure!
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 ($44): FrightTown @ Veteran’s Memorial Coliseum | Oregon’s No. 1 Haunted Attraction, 3 HUGE Haunted Houses, A Whole City Block
Hands down the number #1 haunted attraction in Oregon by size, ratings and popularity, FrightTown is three huge haunted houses together, beneath the Veterans Memorial Coliseum at the Rose Quarter. Our three haunts offer something for every scare-seeker! The longest running haunted house in Oregon, BARON VON GOOLO’S MUSEUM OF HORRORS returns with its trademark menagerie of ghoulies and ghosties and long-leggedy beasties. THE MADNESS, an immersive descent into a world of tentacled, cosmic horror where mankind is food at best. New this year is THE WITCH HOUSE! To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($30): Portland Halloween Haunted House + Corn Maze @ Rossi Farms | Old West Themed Haunted Ghost Town
The Haunted Ghost Town concentrates on providing a horrific one of a kind experience for you and your friends to enjoy while screaming your lungs out! This year The Haunted Ghost Town features a brand new haunted corn maze attraction which features over 20,000 square feet of pure terror and creatures of all shapes and sizes. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($180): NW Film Center’s Reel Music Festival @ Portland Art Museum | 25 Films, A Celebration of Sound & Image (October 17-22)
The Northwest Film Center is proud to present its 32nd edition of the Reel Music Festival, a two-week long, twenty-five film celebration of music and film, ranging from documentaries about musicians to performance films to movies drenched in popular music and musical tropes. We’ve been on the lookout all year for new works—and timely classics—for this annual celebration of sound and image, music and culture, and the origins of sounds infused in our experience. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($200): 110 In The Shade @ Portland’5 Brunish Theatre | Tony Nominated Musical Based on the American Classic The Rainmaker (October 17)
Stumptown Stages 10th Year Anniversary Season opens on October 16th, 2014 with 110 in the Shade, recipient of five 2007 Tony Award nominations including Best Revival of a Musical. 110 in the Shade features the award winning composing team of The Fantasticks and a wonderfully engaging script based on The Rainmaker. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($20): UnScriptables Present Portland Halloween 2014 Murder Mystery Machine @ Funhouse Lounge | Improv, Scooby Doo Gang Investigates Murder (October 17)
Funhouse Lounge brings the Halloween spirit to life with their new show Murder Mystery Machine; a never-before-seen slasher film, improvised live on stage, and investigated by the Scooby Doo gang. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($20): Kate Boy @ Holocene | Electrifying Synth-pop (October 17)
Not a whole lot is yet known about the darkly tinted electronipop act Kate Boy, except that three of them hail from Sweden, and one from Australia. Earlier this month, the group went from obscurity to growing concern when their track “Northern Lights” was suddenly spackled across the blogosphere with much ado. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($44): The Pimps of Joytime @ Aladdin Theater | Funk, Soul, Dance, Pop, w/ Moon Hooch (October 17)
If you have yet to encounter the Brooklyn-based band, The Pimps of Joytime, prepare to take a funky ride! The PJT’s live events and recordings have captivated fans all across the country, as they have begun writing their own success story, show-by-show, and track-by-track. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($70): Convergence: The Desert @ Refuge PDX | w/ Minnesota, Huglife, Jackal, G Jones, Plantrae & More! (October 17)
This is a Proper Villain Productions Experience. Prepare to have fun. Minnesota is one of the most innovative and proficient electronic producers to come out of the West Coast bass music movement. His sound breaks aways from the various subgenres of EDM but holds onto origins of dubstep and hip-hop, creating a truly authentic experience for his audience. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($30): Portland State of Mind Concert @ PSU | Featuring Radiation City, Hustle & Drone, TxE, and DJs Anjali & The Incredible Kid (October 18)
Get into a Portland State of Mind enjoying local bands Radiation City, Hustle & Drone, TxE, and DJ Anjali & the Incredible Kid. Purchase tickets from the PSU Box Office To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($36): Portland Story Theater: Shackleton’s Antarctic Nightmare @ Alberta Abbey | Live Storytelling, Gripping True Story of Adventure (October 18)
There are two kinds of people in the world: those who love and are obsessed with the story of Ernest Shackleton, and those who haven’t heard it yet. This October, you’ll have your chance to join the first category when Lawrence Howard reprises his acclaimed one-man show, “Shackleton?s Antarctic Nightmare: The 1914 Voyage of The Endurance.” To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($34): Robert Walter’s 20th Congress @ The Goodfoot | Soul Jazz, Funk, B3 Organ (October 18)
Robert Walter performs all his own stunts. For 20 years, the San Diego native has been pulling drawbars and pushing the limits of the Hammond B3 organ. Walter helped form the the Greyboy Allstars in 1993 with Karl Denson, Elgin Park, Chris Stillwell, Zak Najor, and DJ Greyboy. Influenced by soul-jazz and funk records from the 1960s and 70s, the band juxtaposed jazz improvisation and dance music. They continue to record and perform to a committed fan base. The Greyboy Allstars also served as the band for Robert’s first solo record, Spirit of ’70 which also featured saxophonist and Miles Davis sideman Gary Bartz. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($50): Shawn Mullins @ Aladdin Theater | Folk Rock, Instrumental, Adult Alternative, w/ Max Gomez (October 19)
Since we last heard from Shawn Mullins on 2008’s honeydew, the Atlanta-based singer/songwriter and bandleader has undergone a series of transformative experiences, leading to a second coming for the veteran artist. Evidence of Mullins’ newfound level of musical and lyrical ambition courses comes through with Light You Up, his latest release. This captivating song cycle will likely be viewed as a flat-out revelation even by Mullins’ most fervent fans. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($60): Drum Legend Terry Bozzio Performs Solo Drum Music on the World’s Largest Tuned Drum & Percussion Set @ Aladdin Theater (October 20)
Terry Bozzio celebrates the 50th anniversary of his first drum lesson with “An Evening With Terry Bozzio” coast-to-coast North American tour. This will be a night of solo drumming and include compositions from throughout his career, as well as improvisation. It is by no means a clinic or a workshop. Enjoy an intimate evening of Terry Bozzio and his monster sculpture of a drum kit together for the first time in seated venues across North America. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($32): Kat Edmonson @ Alberta Rose Theater | Pop Rock, + Jazz Guitarist Dominic Castillo (October 20)
A stunningly sweet singer with a uniquely expressive voice, Kat Edmonson’s music has a timeless sound. In a few short years, she has gone from singing in small rooms in her native Texas to concert halls and festivals around the world, playing dates with the likes of Gary Clark Jr., Lyle Lovett, Michael Kiwanuka and Chris Isaak. She’s made memorable turns on “Austin City Limits”, “A Prairie Home Companion” and had her songs featured on several television shows and commercials. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($20): Business Brew @ Forge Portland at the Tiffany Center | Ideas, Beer & Brainstorming (October 20)
Join us at Forge Portland to enjoy a casual evening of cold beers and fun brainstorming sessions to learn how to turn your idea into a successful business. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($30): The Preatures @ Lola’s Room | Rock & Roll 5-Piece From Sydney (October 23)
The Preatures are a five-piece rock band from Sydney, Australia. Fronted by Isabella ‘Izzi’ Manfredi on vocals and keys, alongside Gideon Bensen on vocals and guitar, lead guitarist Jack Moffitt, Tom Champion on bass, and Luke Davison on drums. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($76): The Psychedelic Furs @ Aladdin Theater | Alternative Rock w/ The Lemonheads (October 23)
If you were to dissect the alternative rock dominating today’s music, you’ll find that much of it pays homage to The Psychedelic Furs. Led by vocalist and songwriter Richard Butler, and his bass-wielding brother Tim, the Furs won over fans and critics alike by combining poetic lyrics, innovative rhythms and melodies driven by an aggressive, punk desperation. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($40): Bollywood Horror XII Portland Halloween Party @ Holocene | Costume Contest, w/ DJs Anjali & the Incredible Kid + Micah Schmelzer (October 24)
The centerpiece of every Bollywood Horror is the highly entertaining costume contest hosted by Anjali with fabulous prizes from rad local businesses for the best costumes. Featuring only the wickedest beats from the subcontinent: cower at the thundering dhols, shiver at the piercing wails of Bollywood divas. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($80): Oregon Garden Barn Dance & Pig Roast | Line Dancing Contest, Ribs, Best Dressed Contest (October 25)
Grab those eatin’ irons because Adam’s Rib Smokehouse promises to cook up some tasty vittles (not included with admission), served alongside cold beer, wine and spirits. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($90): Bill Nye @ Lewis & Clark | Special Evening w/ the Scientist, Engineer, Comedian, Author & Inventor (October 25)
At the event, Nye will delve into his early history, the importance of science education, and inspiring others to change the world through it. Nye has worked to make science entertaining and accessible for most of his life. He initially discovered a talent for tutoring in high school, and spent afternoons and summers demystifying math for his fellow students. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($90): BeerQuest Haunted Pub Crawl | Award-Winning Beer + Meet Ghosts of Old Town (October 21)
This guided walking tour takes guests deep into Portland’s spookiest bars for beer tastings and ghost stories. Sample delicious craft beer with Portland’s most famous ghosts including a drug dealer, prostitute, fireman and more. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($78): Erotic Ball Sexy Halloween Party @ Crystal Ballroom | 4 Headliners, 3 Floors, Fetish Demos, Hosted by Emmy-nominee Sasha Scarlett, Costume Contest (November 1)
The 2014 Portland Erotic Ball returns to Crystal Ballroom on November 1, 2014 as Portland’s biggest, sexiest adult Halloween party. The spectacular 3-story event is hosted by Emmy-nominee, Sasha Scarlett, and also features 6 fetish demonstration stage and Portland’s BIGGEST Costume Contest with more than $5,000 in cash and prizes for Best Group, Most Original Costume and Sexiest Couple! To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($30): Melao de Cuba, Luz Elena Mendoza and EDNA Vazquez @ Alberta Rose Theatre| Traditional Cuban, Mexican Folk & Tradition, Siren Nation
Melao de Cuba – Melao, the Spanish word for molasses, is a group of talented Portland musicians who come together to share the beauty and exuberance of traditional Cuban music. Just as molasses is transformed into one of the oldest spirits of the world, rum, Melao transforms elements of Afro-Cuban and Spanish music into vibrant, danceable music that lifts your spirit and brings joy to your heart. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($30): The Cabin Project, Lemolo and Natasha Kmeto @ Alberta Rose Theatre | Electronic, Orchestral Indie Pop, Siren Nation (November 8)
Natasha Kmeto is a Portland-based singer and electronic producer who turns heads everywhere she goes. Armed with a taut dance floor sensibility and a flutteringly sensuous voice, she exudes the kind of confidence that can only come from a staunch commitment to her craft. Her tracks, which she composes, produces, and performs entirely by herself, straddle the line between dance, pop, and Rib, making rhythmically intriguing compositions that slide effortlessly into the ear and send shivers down the spine. To win, comment on this post here.
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