Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including MusicFest NW, Escapism CannaGrow Expo & more.
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Win Tickets ($90): See If You Can Make It Out In 1 Hour w/ Escapism Portland! | Unravel the Mysteries to Escape The Ritual Room!
Welcome to the headquarters of the Vox Aurea Society! You and a small group of like minded citizens have been chosen as possible candidates to join our Secret Society. However, you must prove you are worthy before being admitted to the inner sanctum. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($70): David Bromberg Quintet @ Aladdin Theater | w/ Adrien Reju, Bluegrass, Jazz, Folk, Rock & Roll (August 7)
He’s played with everyone, he’s toured everywhere, he can lead a raucous big band or hold an audience silent with a solo acoustic blues. Here’s the story of David Bromberg, or at least some of it . . . To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($24): A-WOL Dance Collective presents 2015 ART in the DARK: “Drop of a Hat” @ Mary S Young Park | Outdoor Aerial Magic in the Trees, Old-World Style Circus Entertainment (August 7-9)
A-WOL invites you to enjoy this summer’s signature aerial event, “Art in the Dark,” bringing back a favorite show from 2012 – DROP OF A HAT! Come and run away with our quirky collection old-world style circus entertainment- featuring a delightful array of characters that includes a lion, a poodle, a mime, a strong man, a fortune teller, a magician, clowns, and- of course- a ring master! To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($55): Jason Isbell @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall | w/ Damien Jurado, Rock (August 8)
Every once in a while, and not that often, a popular musician comes along whose work is both profoundly personal and evocative of the larger moment, merging the specifics of lived experience in a particular time and place to the realities of our shared journey as a community, a people. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($20): The Lil’ Smokies w/ Left Coast Country (CD Release Party) @ The Goodfoot | Progressive Bluegrass, Newgrass (August 8)
Hailing from the utopian garden city of Missoula, MT, The Lil’ Smokies exploded onto the progressive bluegrass scene in the winter of 2009 and haven’t shown any signs of fatigue since. Sharing the stage with heavyweights like Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers, The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Keller Williams, Greensky Bluegrass, The Emmit-Nershi Band, Yonder Mountain String Band, The Travellin’ McCourys, Sam Bush Band, Fruition, Infamous Stringdusters, Bradford Lee Folk and The Bluegrass Playboys, and dozens of others, The Lil’ Smokies have no problem captivating large audiences. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($30): Portland Alley 33 Fashion Event | Ready to Wear Clothing for Everyday Use on Highly Fashionable People (August 8)
Alley 33 is a fashion show about sustainability through support of local production. We celebrate the incredible cascade of Portland-based clothing companies who specialize in ready-to-wear clothing for everyday use on highly fashionable people. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($20): Portland Summer Nights : Musical Cabaret @ Portland Community Music Center | Theatrical Concert Featuring Heidi Davis, Alan Malarkey & Monty Lamb (August 9)
Join dazzling vocalist Heidi Davis, pianist Alan Malarkey, and percussionist Monty Lamb, of the band “Torchsong” for this exciting theatrical concert! To win, comment on this post here.
Win Ticket ($80): SEMpdx Rooftop Networking Party @ Embassy Suites | 500+ Local Marketers, DJ, Drinks, Appetizers (August 11)
Join us for some old school networking in old town Portland at the Embassy Suites in downtown Portland. Enjoy good food, drinks and conversations as a DJ spins tunes. Don’t miss the best networking event of the summer! To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($70): Music Legend Leon Russell @ Aladdin Theater | Country, Rock, Folk, Blues, R&B (August 11)
Leon Russell is a music legend and perhaps the most accomplished and versatile musician in the history of rock ‘n roll. In his distinguished and unique 50 year career, he has played on, arranged, written and/or produced some of the best records in popular music. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($24): Erotic City Prince Tribute Band @ The Goodfoot | Classic Prince Songs From his Ultimate Collection! (August 13)
For the last 20 years, Julian Stefoni has been paying tribute to his purple majesty. Being multi-talented, playing guitar, keyboards, singing and dancing/performing, being backed by some really funky musicians, Erotic City delivers a high energy show that features classic Prince songs from his ultimate collection. Erotic City has performed all over the United States, including New York, Chicago, Detroit, Minneapolis, California, Washington, Oregon and many more. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($30): Ignited @ Bossanova Ballroom | Hotter August Nights, Fire Show & Dance Party Featuring Germany (August 14)
Ignited is Portland’s newest dance party with fire, aerial, dance, and vocal performances! This month’s theme is “Hotter August Nights” a tribute to the Golden Age and Rockabillies. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($50): Jenny Lewis + Springtime Carnivore @ Crystal Ballroom | Indie, Folk, Soul (August 16)
Jenny Lewis released her new album, The Voyager, in July of 2014. The Los Angeles artist’s first solo LP since 2008’s Acid Tongue, The Voyager is Lewis’s most deeply personal, and her most musically robust. Featuring production work from Ryan Adams, Beck, as well as Lewis and her longtime collaborator Johnathan Rice, The Voyager finds Lewis at her sharp-witted best, singing about her recent life with honesty and incisiveness. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Weekend Passes ($280): MusicfestNW @ Portland’s Waterfront | 3-Day, 2-Stage Festival, Foster the People, Beirut, Modest Mouse & More! (August 21-23)
MusicfestNW is a three-day, two-stage festival featuring some of the biggest and best acts in live music. The event will be an outdoor blowout with access to both stages, food, beverages and more. All ages are welcome! Each child under 8 is free when accompanied by a paying adult. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($79): Chris Isaak @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts | Rock & Roll, Rockabilly, Roots Rock (August 22)
Yes, after more than a quarter of a century into his career, Chris Isaak has finally created the album he’s always wanted to make. Beyond the Sun, Isaak’s first Vanguard Records release out Oct. 18 ”is truly a labor of love. As a child spinning his parents 45s in their Stockton, California home, this deeply committed artist has been obsessed with the glory days of Memphis’ Sun Studio and the visionary artists who got their starts there” including Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Roy Orbison, Carl Perkins and Jerry Lee Lewis – ”all of them discovered and nurtured by the late, great Sun Records founder Sam Phillips. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($498): Portland’s CannaGrow Expo | 2-Day Expo on The Art & Science of Growing Cannabis, Speakers, Latest Industry Tech & More! (August 28-29)
The event is open to the general public, 18+ (with advanced ticket purchase), and is intended for cannabis growers, dispensary owners, grow managers, and grow enthusiasts to explore the latest cannabis cultivation technology, tools, and techniques. To win, comment on this post here.
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