Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including A Holiday Postcard, New Year’s Eve Parties, Oregon Truffle Festival & more.
Helpful article on how to win a best comment contest here by Todd Mintz.
Win A Quest ($49): Uncover Portland’s Hidden Mysteries Over the Holidays on Urban Adventure Quest’s Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure! | Give the Gift of Adventure! + Discount / Promo Code
Put the gift of a city wide scavenger hunt under your family tree this year with Urban Adventure Quest, which turns Portland into a giant game board! 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): Portland Chamber Orchestra presents “A Holiday Postcard” | An All Baroque Holiday Program with Handel’s Messiah (December 18-20)
Celebrating the Holiday Season with intimate musical settings, PCO presents delightful, cheerful and joyous instrumental delights of the Baroque era by Corelli, Vivaldi and Bach, balanced with an inspiring performance of the Christmas portion of Handel’s beloved Oratorio, “Messiah”. This exciting holiday program promises a jubilant celebration of this special time of the year. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($20): Will West & The Friendly Strangers, Mbrascatu & The Druthers @ Secret Society | Folk, Roots, Americana (December 19)
Will West & The Friendly Strangers
Carolina born songwriter, Will West, has called Portland, Oregon home since 2002. Performing with a mix of Portland musicians called The Friendly Strangers. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($20+): Mark O’Connor & Friends – An Appalachian Christmas @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall | Grammy Winning Violinist (December 22)
All Classical Portland presents Grammy-winning violinist Mark O’Connor at the Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall on Tuesday, December 22nd as part of the acclaimed An Appalachian Christmas tour. The performance features “elegant” (New York Times) interpretations of Christmas classics found on O’Connor’s celebrated album of the same name, which reached the top 20 on three Billboard charts (Bluegrass Albums, Crossover Albums, and Classical Albums) and which American Songwriter called “an absolute delight.” To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($24): Funky Saxophones & Afro-Cuban Mash-up!! @ Star Theater | w/ Quadraphonnes & Melao De Cuba (December 26)
Just a little over one year after releasing their sophomore album, Get The Funk Out!, The Quadraphonnes bring to the stage a hard-hitting, funk infused show. The now 7 piece band, with the addition of guitarist Cameron Morgan, not only gets the party going with high energy horn lines and powerhouse vocals, but also lays down the funk with screaming guitar solos and a rock solid rhythm section. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($60): New Year’s Eve: The Helio Sequence with Wild Ones @ Revolution Hall | Indie Rock, Psychedelic, Folk, w/ Kyle Craft (December 31)
The self-titled sixth album by The Helio Sequence began with a friendly competition. Several of the duo’s friends within the Portland, Oregon music scene had been playing “The 20-Song Game.” The rules were simple, playful and ambitious: Songwriters would arrive in their studios at prearranged times and spend all day recording 20 complete songs. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($80): “Brew Year’s Eve” @ Aladdin Theater | w/ Appetite for Deception (Guns N’ Roses tribute), Motorbreath (Metallica Tribute), and Sacred Heart (Dio Tribute) (December 31)
Looking to ROCK OUT with head banging force among enthusiastic concert goers sporting jeans, leather, or whatever the hell they feel like wearing? Perhaps scarf down some tasty local pizza and beverages in between acts? Then 105.9 The Brew has just the party for you! To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($216): InspireTruth 2015 / 2016 New Year’s Eve Celebration | 2 Ballrooms, Multiple Stages, Interactive Environments, Dozen+ Acts, Drinks (December 31)
Once again, Beloved Presents invites the community to dance and rejoice with their creative family at the Portland Art Museum on December 31, 2015. A stunning, art-filled and transformative environment will inspire clarity of intent fueled by joyful celebration and the danciest dance music in the galaxy. Together, the event attendees will cultivate the joy, heart and love that they wish to bring into the new year. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($175): Jai Ho! Bollywood New Year’s Eve @ Hawthorne Theater | Dance Lesson w/ DJ Prashant, Performances, LED Hula Hoop, Party Favors, Group Discounts & More!
After rocking the Halloween party with over 500 people at Hawthorne Theater & now freshly back from his shows in Pune (India), Bay Area, Chicago & Spokane DJ Prashant returns to the historic Hawthorne Theatre for Portland’s Bollywood NEW YEAR’S EVE party. And he is bringing some of Portland’s best performers together for a grand celebration to make you dance into 2016, Bollywood style. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($100): Downtown Portland Speakeasy-style New Year’s Eve 2015 / 2016 @ Red Star Tavern | Jazz by The Bylines, Drinks Included (December 31)
Red Star Tavern and the Noble Experiment invite you to a prohibition-style celebration to ring in 2016. A ticket grants you an evening of cocktails from head bartender, Brandon Lockman (that’s right… drinks included), live jazz-era music from local trio, The Bylines, dancing and general revelry. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($70): New Year’s Eve Dance Party Extravaganza w/ DJ Anjali & The Incredible Kid @ the Melody Ballroom | Desi Latino Soundclash, w/ Uproot Andy, Bloco Alegria, Michael Bruce & More! (December 31)
DJ Anjali and The Incredible Kid throw their biggest New Year’s Eve party ever: a two-floor Desi Latino Soundclash! The party features two levels with two beautiful ballrooms for your dancing pleasure. This party marks the 15th anniversary of Anjali and The Kid playing in Portland clubs as a duo since their New Year’s Eve debut in 2000. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($350): Oregon Truffle Festival | 1 of the Top 5 Destinations in the World for Truffle Lovers, Joriad, Samples, Wine & More! (January 22)
As the first truffle festival in the English-speaking world, and “one of the top 5 destinations in the world for truffle lovers,” the Oregon Truffle Festival offers a culinary experience that simply cannot be found anywhere else. This is an international event that joins truffle fanciers and truffle experts from all over the world in three days of celebration, educational seminars, and hands-on experiences. To win, comment on this post here.
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