Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Looptworks Sweepstakes, Super Diamond, Roomfull of Teeth & more.
Helpful article on how to win a best comment contest here by Todd Mintz.
Win A Quest ($49): Uncover Portland’s Hidden Mysteries in The New Year on Urban Adventure Quest’s Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure! | Give the Gift of Adventure! + Discount / Promo Code
Discover Portland’s hidden mysteries in 2016 with Urban Adventure Quest, which turns Portland into a giant game board! To win, comment on this post here.
Win Prize Package ($$$+): Looptworks Gifts For Good Sweepstakes | 2 Round trip Tickets to Anywhere Alaska Airlines Flies, Gift Certificates & More!
Enter to win an incredible prize package from companies making a difference, including 2 tickets to anywhere Alaska Airlines flies and a Carry-On Tote from Looptworks made from upcycled Alaska Airlines Seats. To win, follow directions on this page.
Win Tickets ($90): Test Your Skills w/ Escapism Portland! | See If You Can Make It Out In 1 Hour, Live Interactive Game, Unravel the Mysteries to Escape The Jungle Ransom!
A luxurious tropical vacation deep in the heart of the jungle. What could go wrong, right? You and your friends have been kidnapped overseas and are being held for ransom! You see the scattered luggage and passports of past victims and feel entirely hopeless. But if you can outwit your captors, and soon, you may just have a chance at survival! To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($70): Keola Beamer & Henry Kapono @ Aladdin Theater | Hawaiian Slack-Key Guitar, Singer, Songwriter, Composer (January 22)
Keola Beamer is one of Hawai’i’s premier singer/songwriters, arrangers, composers and Master Of The Hawaiian Slack Key Guitar. His well of talent springs from five generations of Hawai’s most illustrious and beloved musical families. Keola’s mother was revered Hawaiian Cultural Treasure, Aunty Nona Beamer. His great-grandmother was one of Hawai’i’s most illustrious composers, Helen Desha Beamer. The Beamers trace their roots to the 14th century and have been cultural practitioners through generations. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($30): Portland ChocolateFest @ Oregon Convention Center | Samples, Drinks, Music, 2016 Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas & More! (January 23-24)
Any day is a good day for chocolate, but January is the best time of all. ChocolateFest is back January 22-24, 2016 at the Oregon Convention Center. Once again visitors can enjoy chocolate in all shapes and sizes as well as tasty wine, delicious food, engaging entertainment, and educational presentations. New for 2016 is a VIP Lounge where visitors can relax, digest, and enjoy some complimentary wine and savory snacks. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($50): Between Worlds – An Evening of Contemporary Circus @ The Echo Theater | Aerial Dance, Acrobatics, Dance, Theatre & Music (January 22-31)
Between Worlds is an opportunity to see three original works exploring themes of heroism, light and darkness, and human potential using aerial dance, acrobatics, dance, theatre, and music. Between Worlds is an experiment, three companies presenting work that is on the road to completion and have an opportunity to provide feedback to the directors. Each company has a distinct style, voice and approach to creating work within this particular niche. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($50): Super Diamond – The Neil Diamond Tribute @ Crystal Ballroom | Celebrating Neil Diamond’s 75th Birthday w/ Special Guests Petty Theft, Progressive Dinner Opportunity (January 23)
San Francisco’s Super Diamond has become one of the most popular live shows at major nightclubs, theaters, ballrooms and public events throughout the United States. For over a decade the band has consistently performed sell-out shows at venues such as Irving Plaza in New York, 930 Club in Washington D.C., Bimbo’s in San Francisco, and House of Blues venues in Chicago, Los Angeles, San Diego, Cleveland and Dallas to name but a few. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets: Lesser Bangs Album Release Party @ The Goodfoot | w/ Reeble Jar, Rock & Roll, Funk, Jazz (January 23)
Lesser Bangs are set to reclaim the massive power of rock and roll that has begun to quietly fade in the era of samples and laptops. Inspired by the valiant battle for rock’s soul that Lester Bangs championed in his writings, Lesser Bangs embody their namesake’s passion for truth in music. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($30): The Zoas: I Have Seen the Future @ The Secret Society | Fertile Ground Theater Festival, Supernatural Musical Dramedy (January 27)
The Zoas, a seven-part serialized supernatural musical dramedy, tells the story of Matthew, an unassuming young actor enlisted by America’s premiere television network to produce a live variety show. Over the course of seven episodes, the malevolent syndicate running the network is unmasked, supernatural forces are held at bay, and the true purpose of Matthew’s mission is revealed. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($70): Ladysmith Black Mambazo @ Revolution Hall | Grammy Award Winning South African A Cappella Group (January 27)
Ladysmith Black Mambazo returns to the USA in 2015 for their annual celebration of South African culture and history. They will sing songs of Peace, Love & Harmony to the world as they have since their very beginnings. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($85): Jesse Cook @ Aladdin Theater | Flamenco, World Music, Jazz, Guitarist (January 28)
“Over the years, I’ve taken my music and tried to cross-pollinate it with music from different parts of the world,” explains the 50-year-old global-guitar virtuoso. “For the (2003) album Nomad, I went to Cairo and recorded with musicians there. On my (2009) record The Rumba Foundation, I went to Colombia, and worked with musicians from Cuba as well. On (1998’s) Vertigo, I went down to Lafayette, La., and recorded with Buckwheat Zydeco. For me, the question has always been: Where did you go? Where did you take your guitar?” To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($110): Roomful of Teeth @ Marylhurst University | Two Performances w/ Grammy and Pulitzer Prize-winning Vocal Ensemble, Show & Tell + In Concert (January 29-30)
The Grammy and Pulitzer Prize-winning vocal ensemble Roomful of Teeth will be artists-in-residence at Marylhurst University, performing in two distinct events on Friday, Jan. 29 and Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($36): Portland Story Theater Presents Lawrence Howard, Armchair Adventurer, in Shackleton, The Untold Story at Alberta Abbey | 2016 Fertile Ground Festival, The True Story of the Ross Sea Party (January 30)
This is a story that speaks to something very deep within the human psyche. It’s about a glorious, glorious failure. It’s about fortitude and determination. It’s about duty, and honor. It’s about finding vast reserves of strength we didn’t know we had within us. It’s about the way human beings respond to hardship and adversity. It’s about the indomitable power of the human spirit. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($50): The Wood Brothers @ Roseland Theater | Blues, Folk, Rock, w/ Liz Vice (January 30)
The cover of The Wood Brothers’ gorgeous new album, ‘Paradise,’ is adorned with an illustration of a mule staring at a carrot dangling just inches in front of its mouth. The carrot, though, is hanging from a stick affixed to the mule’s own head. To win, comment on this post here.
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