Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Reefer Madness, Sake Fest PDX, Soulful Giving Blanket Concert & more.
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Win tickets, ($49): Discover Portland’s Hidden Mysteries w/ Urban Adventure Quest’s Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure!
Treat the whole family to a city wide scavenger hunt with Urban Adventure Quest, which turns Portland into a giant game board! To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($90): Help A World Famous Magician Escape the Gallows in Escapism Portland’s Newest Room: Magician’s Menagerie | Now For Up for 12 People!
Escapism Portland is proud to introduce our newest escape room experience, the Magician’s Menagerie. Now for up to 12 people – it is bigger, better and with some amazing new props! To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($36): Walk Dad into Portland’s Sinful Past on the Shanghaiers, Saloons & Skullduggery Tour | w/ Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin (June 18)
As a nexus for labor and shipping in the Pacific Northwest, Portland often had the repute of a rugged, rough and tumble town, more than willing to allow the miners, loggers, and fishermen an opportunity to part with their hard earned cash in whatever debaucherous manner they chose. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($50): Junior Brown @ Aladdin Theater | w/ Kory Quinn, Country, Double Neck Guitar (June 18)
Brown still prefers to refer to his favorite music as “Country and Western” as it was called when he began his career. More recently, however, with the exception of Classical, Modern Jazz and Rap, he has shown himself to be equally adept at virtually all styles of American music, leading many to dub him America’s most versatile musician. A listen to his catalog of recordings reveals a virtuosity in Country, Western Swing, Hawaiian, Rock and Roll, (Hard Rock, Surf, etc.), Blues, Trad. Jazz, (Swing), Pop, Bluegrass, and even Mariachi. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($66): Portland’s Big Gay Boat Ride IV @ Portland Spirit | Featuring Shangela From RuPau’s Drag Race, Raffle, + Hot Chocolate, Poison Waters & More!
—THE BIG GAY BOAT RIDE #4— Headlined by Portland’s premiere troupe HOT CHOCOLATE, ft. Shangela (RuPaul’s Drag Race)! To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($66): Beth Orton @ Revolution Hall | “Best British Female,” w/ Emmy The Great, Folktronica, Folk rock, Trip Hop (June 21)
When musicians talk about getting back to their roots, it’s usually an excuse to pull out a battered old acoustic to create some bare bones music. In Beth Orton’s case, going back to her roots meant something very different. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($110): Portland Saké Fest PDX @ Hilton Portland & Executive Tower | 130 Samples, Food Pairings, Chocolate & Cheese (June 22)
“Participants attending Saké Fest PDX will experience dozens of saké varieties, including Oregon’s own SakéOne based in Forest Grove, and learn how to pair it with any type of food from some of our best local chefs,” said Marcus V. Pakiser, Saké Fest PDX spokesperson and internationally renowned Saké Samurai. To win, email SakeFestPDX@eventnavigators.com why you’d like to attend. See more info here.
Win Tickets ($60): Funhouse Lounge Presents Reefer Madness, The Musical! | THC-fueled Blend of Music, Satire, Dance & Debauchery (June 23-July 23)
Funhouse Lounge is proud to present Reefer Madness, the Musical. This outrageous musical comedy, based on the 1930s propaganda film, is a gyrating, sticky, THC-fueled blend of music, satire, dance, and debauchery. See what happens when the demon weed known as marijuana turns mild-mannered, God-fearing teens into slaves of their leafy green master. Watch in awe and astonishment as they commit unspeakably hilarious acts of mayhem. Gasp as the dreams of our ill-fated young lovers go up in smoke. Or do they? To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($64): Toots & the Maytals @ Revolution Hall | Jamaican, Ska, Rocksteady, Reggae (June 24)
Toots Hibbert is one of the great voices of Jamaica; a legend whose career spans every development in Jamaican music, from ska through rock-steady to reggae. Toots and the Maytals have helped to chart the course of Jamaican music with unrivaled delivery and dynamism, setting new standards of excellence, and becoming the most enduring of all Jamaica’s groups. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($40): Rogue Wave @ Revolution Hall | Alternative, w/ Hibou (June 25)
Over the decade and a half that Rogue Wave has made music, Zach Rogue has continued to expand his band’s emotional spectrum. Drawing inspiration from the inevitable delusions of everyday American life, Rogue, his longtime bandmate Pat Spurgeon, and their fellow members have returned reinvigorated, and with a fresh sound founded on the art of patience, the fearlessness of experimenting, and the unbridled joy of creating something meaningful to help us navigate through these vacant times.
Win Tickets ($20): Portland Tour de Hives | North, Northeast, Southeast, Visit Hives and Learn About Urban Beekeeping (June 25-26)
Fed up with facial hair and fixies? Blasé about backyard chickens? Maybe what you need is a pollinator’s eye view of Portland’s latest obsession. Despite global worries over Colony Collapse Disorder, honey bees are thriving across our city. On June 25 and 26, local beekeepers invite you to visit their hives and learn the how and why of urban beekeeping. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($87): case/lang/veirs @ 2016 Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts | w/ Andy Shauf, Indie Folk, Free Digital Download (July 2)
With every ticket purchased online for case / lang / veirs, you will receive one digital copy of their self titled upcoming album, in stores 6/17/16. On the albums release date, you will receive instructions via email on how to redeem your album. For ticket purchases made after the album release date you will receive redemption instructions 7-10 days after your order is placed. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($79): An Evening with Lyle Lovett and his Large Band @ 2016 Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts | Americana, Swing, Jazz, Folk, Gospel & Blues, Fourth of July Weekend, Grammy Winner (July 3)
A singer, composer and actor, Lyle Lovett has broadened the definition of American music in a career that spans 14 albums over three decades. Coupled with his gift for storytelling, the Texas-based musician fuses elements of Americana, swing, jazz, folk, gospel and blues in a convention-defying manner that breaks down barriers. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($80): The Seattle Summer Love Fest @ Seward Park Amphitheater | Featuring Avery Sunshine, Anita Wilson, Family Friendly, Hosted by Isiah Anderson (July 16)
Davis1entertainment Presents The Seattle Summer Love Fest “A Family Affair” live in full concert To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($65): UB40 featuring Ali Campbell, Astro & Mickey @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts | Pop, Dub, Reggae, w/ The Wailers (July 22)
When vocalist Astro and keyboard player Mickey Virtue rejoined forces with Ali Campbell, the spirit of their old band UB40 was never going to be far from the surface. All three were founding members of the iconic Birmingham reggae troupe who topped the UK singles chart on three occasions and sold 70 million records as they took their smooth yet rootsy musical blend to all corners of the globe. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($69): The B-52s @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts | New Wave, Rock, w/ The English Beat (July 23)
It is well known that the B-52s are the World’s Greatest Party Band. And thirty years and over twenty million albums into their career, there can be no doubt as to why The B-52s remain among the most beloved rock stars ever. Any mystery concerning the longevity and ongoing appeal of the band is immediately solved when exposed to a unique B-52s concert experience. From the timeless gems of “Rock Lobster,” “Planet Claire” and “Private Idaho” to the more recent classics “Channel Z,” “Love Shack” and “Roam”, the B-52s’ unforgettable dance-rock tunes start a party every time their music begins. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($70): Flogging Molly @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts | Punk Rock, Celtic Instruments, w/ Frank Turner (July 31)
Founded in Los Angeles in 1997, Flogging Molly has always defied categorization. The infectious originality of their songs is a badge of honor and key to the band’s creativity, their urgency. They infuse punk rock with Celtic instruments—violin, mandolin and the accordion—and they merge blues progressions with grinding guitars and traditional Irish music, the music of King’s youth. To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($75): Ziggy Marley Live! @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts | Grammy Winner, Reggae, w/ Steel Pulse (August 4)
A seven-time Grammy winner, Emmy Winner, humanitarian, singer, songwriter and producer, Ziggy Marley has released twelve albums to much critical acclaim. His early immersion in music came at age ten when he sat in on recording sessions with his father, Bob Marley. As front man to Ziggy Marley and The Melody Makers, the group released eight best-selling albums that garnered three Grammys, with such chart-topping hits as “Look Who’s Dancing,” “Tomorrow People” and “Tumbling Down.” To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($71): Oregon Zoo hosts Pink Martini featuring China Forbes and Storm Large for Two Summer Concerts! | Pop Jazz, Latin, Classical, Two Nights! (August 5 & 6)
“Pink Martini is a rollicking around-the-world musical adventure… if the United Nations had a house band in 1962, hopefully we’d be that band.” To win, comment on this post here.
Win VIP Tickets ($200): Portland Soulful Giving Blanket Concert | Shady Sandy River, Stone in Love Journey Tribute, Barracuda Heart Tribute & More! (August 6)
The Soulful Giving Foundation is orchestrating the hottest event in East County by bringing together: four outstanding tribute bands, fourteen of Portland’s finest restaurants, Chateau St. Michelle Wines, Pabst Blue Ribbon beers, Bendistillery vodka, Sake One cocktails, art and vendor shopping, champagne/jewelry raffle, and remarkable silent auction items. And that’s just the beginning! To win, comment on this post here.
Win Tickets ($44): Jake Bugg @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts | Indie Rock, Folk, Rock (September 9)
In Jake Bugg’s hometown of Nottingham it’s a habit of speech not to say “on my own” but “on my one.” “As in, ‘Whadya leave me on my one for?’” explains Bugg. “It’s just something we say in Notts. But in a lot of ways it sums up this record because it mainly has been just me on my own. The first album where I’ve written everything myself, and produced a lot of it myself. There are a few tracks with other musicians but most of it is just me playing all the instruments, including bass and drums. A proper one man band. So it’s been a very solitary process.” To win, comment on this post here.
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