Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Soulful Giving, Polish Ambassador, Northwest String Summit & more.
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Win T-Shirt Bundle ($35): Love Thy Neighbor Tee by Grafletics | “Oregon is Above California,” Bumper Sticker, Limited Time Bundle Special for $19
Introducing our first summer release of 2015: Love Thy Neighbor Tee. This is a pre-sale item that will ship this coming Saturday 6/6/15. It’s a bundled pack, so you get the tee and bumper sticker for only $19. This promotion is limited to the first 50 customers. Offer ends 6/5/15. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($50): The Polish Ambassador @ Crystal Ballroom | w/ Desert Dwellers & Dirtwire, Presented by Beloved & The Village Building Convergence (June 5)
Beloved Presents, in association with The Village Building Convergence is proud to present The Polish Ambassador featuring the Liminus Visual Experience and special guests Desert Dwellers and Dirtwire hosted by The Poet Pistachio. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($36): Back Fence PDX: MAINSTAGE @ Alberta Rose Theater | Seven Deadly Sins, 7 Stories, 7 Minutes Each (June 5)
Each storyteller will share a story on a different sin(s). With returning crowd favorites, Doris from HBO’s LOOKING + Creator of PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC of PORTLAND, LAUREN WEEDMAN (LA, Envy/Wrath) and Former Ad Man + Screenwriter + Octogenarian, DAVID ALEXANDER(PDX, Greed). Along with first-timers, Author of Destination Gacy: A Cross-Country Journey to Shake the Devil’s Hand & more! To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($96): Portland Spirit Totally 90s Dance Cruise | Every Friday June – September, Costumes, DJ Skippy (June 5)
Dust off the denim overalls and flannel shirts. “Get Jiggy Wit” the 90’s aboard the Portland Spirit! Join longtime Portland Radio DJ Skippy, the Prize Guy, armed with 90’s nostalgia, and the “freshest” hits every Friday aboard the Totally 90’s Dance Cruise! To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($64): The Bicycle Men @ Winningstad Theater | Award Winning Musical Comedy Featuring Second City Alumni (June 5-7)
An American named Steve crashes his bicycle on a tour through France. While he waits for his bike to be repaired in a small town that is protected by a cycling demigod called “L’homme du Bicyclette.” Steve is thrust into a series of events. He meets up with the locals who test his resolve and call into question if his bicycle will ever be repaired and how a leisurely trip could go so wrong. To win tickets, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($100): ‘Summer Wishes’ @ MotoCorsa | Cocktail Party, Beer Garden, Food, Dancing, Benefit For Make-A-Wish (June 6)
Join Make-A-Wish® Oregon on June 6 for the party of the season. Summer Wishes, hosted by the Make-A-Wish® Junior Board, is a fun evening of cocktails, food, dancing and music to help make local wishes come true for children with life- threatening medical conditions. Guests can dance the night away while taking part in a silent auction and raffle to help local kids. New this year, Make-A-Wish teamed up with Widmer Brothers Brewing to bring you an outdoor Widmer Brothers Beer Garden, so get there at 7 p.m. and enjoy a nice brew before the sun goes down. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($24): American Idol Finalist Haley Johnsen & My Brothers and I @ Aladdin Theater | Pop, Alternative (June 6)
In 2012, Haley Johnsen took the big stage as a top 24 finalist of the 11th season of the network television behemoth American Idol. Haley’s passion for singing did not publically emerge until a few years before deciding to audition for the demanding reality show. Her appearance on the program landed her a spot on an alternate tour called “Idol World Tour” where she performed on military bases in Europe, and The Middle East. Her monumental experience quickly launched her toward her newly formed career path as a singer songwriter. Her EP, Through The Blue, is the culminating result of her experiences on Idol and her time spent since as a budding singer-songwriter in the Pacific Northwest To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets: Asher Fulero Band w/Devin Phillips Band @ The Goodfoot | Rock, Jazz, Psychedelic Rock (June 6)
Prolific Keyboardist/Producer Asher Fulero (Halo Refuser, Everyone Orchestra, Scott Law, Floydian Slips, Crystal Bowersox, Surrounded By Ninjas, Scott Pemberton, Shimshai, Jah Levi) is an all-around hero of studio and stage on the West Coast and beyond for the last 10+ years. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($30): Playback Theatre presents Adventures in Dating @ Hipbone Studio | From Nirvana to Nightmare and Every Crazy Encounter in Between! (June 6)
Whether through OK Cupid, set up by friends, finally mustering the courage to ask out your co-worker or a getting a casual phone number at the bar, dating has flavors and textures all it’s own. It’s a time when reality seems is suspended and we can see the best – and often the worst – in each other. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($40): Gilbert & Sullivan’s Musical Masterpiece Iolanthe @ Marylhurst University | Comic Opera Directed by Alistair Donkin (June 6&7)
The Marylhurst production will be directed by Alistair Donkin, an award-winning director of Gilbert & Sullivan productions and former member of the D’Oyly Carte Opera Company, the original theatrical company that staged Gilbert & Sullivan operas dating back to the 1870s. Iolanthe is widely considered Sullivan’s finest musical score of all the Savoy Operas. In the lyrics, Gilbert delivers timeless social satire, poking fun at the less-than-effective British government. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($50): James McMurtry @ Aladdin Theater | Roots Rock w/ Max Gomez, Folk (June 7)
James McMurtry will launch an extensive U.S. tour supporting his elegant new release Complicated Game with stops in New York City, Nashville and other major markets. “Back before Napster and Spotify, we toured to promote record sales,” McMurtry says. “Now we make records to promote tour dates.” Clearly, the sea change has only inspired the singular songwriter. “At a stage where most veteran musicians fall into a groove or rut, McMurtry continues to surprise,” Texas Music magazine recently noted. “[Complicated Game] is a collection of narratives as sharply observed as any from McMurtry, but with a contemplative depth that comes with maturity.” To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($40): Great Lake Swimmers @ Alberta Rose Theater | Indie Folk, Roots, w/ The Weather Station (June 7)
A Forest Of Arms is the sixth album from Tony Dekker’s Great Lake Swimmers and the follow up to 2012’s New Wild Everywhere. With a surging rhythm section, razor sharp violin, and flourishing banjo and guitars, Dekker and band mates have pushed their sound significantly, creating some of their most dynamic songs ever recorded. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($30): Jonathan Richman @ Aladdin Theater | Rock, Folk, New Wave, Garage Rock (June 9)
Jonathan Richman has been writing songs, making records and performing live for most of his life, winning fans and making friends around the world with his guileless honesty and playfully catchy compositions. He’s revered by countless fellow artists, and has built a remarkably loyal international audience through his tireless touring. His deceptively straightforward songs embody timeless qualities of humanity, optimism, emotional insight and a boundless sense of humor, untainted by cynicism or transient notions of hipness. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($40): Portland Pride Festival 2015 IGNITED! *A Celebration of Colors* @ Bossanova Ballroom | Paint The Night With Color! Featuring Johnny Nuriel & Isaiah Esquire (June 11)
Portland’s newest and HOTTEST Fire Show and Dance Party! THE BEST OF THE BEST Fire ~ Dance ~ Aerial ~ Vocalists To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($90): Corks + Forks @ Castaway Portland | Urban Wine Tasting Event & Fundraiser, Delicious Bites, Music (June 11)
This annual urban wine tasting event, presented by the Classic Wines Auction, is designed for young professionals, wine enthusiasts and foodies. This year’s event will feature various Oregon wineries, top Portland-area restaurants, esteemed local sommeliers and DJ entertainment. Money raised through the event supports the Classic Wines Auction’s five benefiting charities. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($30): Walk into Portland’s Sinful Past w/ Dad on the Shanghaiers, Saloons & Skullduggery Tour over Father’s Day Weekend | w/ Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin (June 21)
Join Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin as we visit locations of famous saloons, bars and bordellos, card rooms and gambling dens, some of which are still in operation today! The tour will meet at Thirsty Lion Pub. Feel free to stop by early for a pint and grub! The tour will “end” outside of Mary’s Club, one of Portland’s most hallowed strip clubs*. At the conclusion of the tour, you can join Doug inside for an adult beverage! To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($450): Northwest String Summit Outdoor Music Festival @ Horning’s Hideout | String Band Competition, Yonder Mountain String Band, Elephant Revival, Fruition & More! (July 16-19)
The 14th Annual Northwest String Summit (NWSS) returns to Horning’s Hideout (North Plains, OR) with the finest acoustic pickers and standout electric bands from July 16 – 19, 2015. 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. A family-friendly and locally-sourced festival, NWSS caps its capacity at 4,500 attendees to ensure an intimate experience for all festival- goers at an incredible ticket price. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($50): Soulful Giving Blanket Concert | Shady Sandy River, Patrick Lamb, Paul Creighton Project, Ants in the Kitchen and Louis Pain & the Portland Soul All-Stars (August 1)
Spread your blankets and sand chairs under the trees on the beautiful Yoshida Gardenview Estate along the scenic Sandy River in Troutdale and enjoy the soulful sounds of Patrick Lamb, Paul Creighton Project, Ants in the Kitchen and Louis Pain & the Portland Soul All-Stars. To win, comment on this post here.
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