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sinful past tour

Win Tickets ($36): A Valentine’s/Oregon’s Birthday Walking Tour of Portland’s Sinful Past: Shanghaiers, Saloons and Skullduggery

February 11 in Downtown Portland – In addition to the shanghaiers and con men, always on the prowl, saloons, gambling halls and bordellos also thrived in “Whitechapel,” “The North End,” or Old Town, as we know it today. Some of these storied establishments have come and gone, but others have survived, and many say that […]

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Meshuggah

Win Tickets ($70): GRAMMY Nominees Meshuggah @ Crystal Ballroom | Tech Metal, w/ Code Orange, & Toothgrinder

January 25 @ Crystal Ballroom – MESHUGGAH is touring in support of their highly acclaimed eighth studio album, The Violent Sleep of Reason which secured the band their first GRAMMY nomination for “Best Metal Performance.” The album also debuted at #17 on the U.S. Billboard Top 200 chart as well as landed at #9 on […]

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voices of light

Win Tickets ($30+): Voices of Light @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall | Musical Accompaniment to 1928 Silent Film “The Passion of Joan of Arc” w/ Portland Youth Philharmonic

January 26 @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall – Hearing is believing! Savor the power and beauty of Richard Einhorn’s ‘Voices of Light,’ an imaginative musical accompaniment to Carl Dreyer’s 1928 silent film ‘The Passion of Joan of Arc.’ Screening in partnership with Northwest Film Center, as part of their 34th Reel Music Festival.

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portland-events

50+ Portland Martin Luther King, Jr., Weekend Events & Giveaways ($800+): Old Time Music Gathering, Portland Boat Show, IPA Challenge & More! | January 11-15, 2018

Hello, Portland! The weekend is back! Old Time Music Gathering is at Tiffany Center or try a taste and see how well you do at IPA Challenge. See a huge selection of recreational boats at Portland Boat Show. The Reunion opens this weekend at Imago Theatre and Miz Kitty’s Variety Show returns to Mission Theater.

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Josh Ritter & The Royal City Band

Win Tickets ($80): Josh Ritter & The Royal City Band @ Crystal Ballroom | Indie, Rock, Folk Rock

January 24 @ Crystal Ballroom – Josh Ritter’s acclaimed 20-year career as a songwriter and musician reaches new heights with the release of his ninth full-length album, Gathering. Along with his loyal bandmates, the Royal City Band, Josh returned to the studio with more songs than he’d ever had before at one time. Re-energized after […]

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Oregon Symphony Orchestra Presents Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl in Concert @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall | Live Musical Score

January 20-21 @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall – Come along for a swashbuckling adventure with Captain Jack Sparrow, his motley crew, and the entire Oregon Symphony orchestra! Starring Johnny Depp, Orlando Bloom, and Keira Knightley, the action-packed Curse of the Black Pearl sets mystery, intrigue, swords, and treasure to a live performance of Klaus Badelt’s […]

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Bringing+Up+Baby+6

Bringing Up Baby @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, 35mm Film, One of the Funniest Screwball Comedies to Date

January 12-14 @ 5th Avenue Cinema – Considered to be the one of the funniest screwball comedies to date, Bringing Up Baby doesn’t pull any punches. Katharine Hepburn and Cary Grant co-star in the second of four films they made together in the Classic Hollywood era and remain one of the screen’s most underappreciated duos.

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portland-events

50+ Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($800+): Frogz, ZooLights, Rufus Wainwright, Storytelling, Cider, Pizza & More! | January 4-8, 2018

Hello, Portland! The weekend is back! Escape in the new year w/ Escapism Portland’s Alien Zoo. This weekend is your last chance to see Frogz, and Shane Torres headlines Helium. Learn hidden secrets of the city w/ Urban Adventure Quest’s Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure!

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portland old time music gathering

2018 Portland Oregon Old Time Music Gathering @ Tiffany Center | Americana, Bluegrass, Country, Folk, Family Friendly

January 10-14 @ Tiffany Center – The Portland Oregon Old Time Music Gathering is a grassroots volunteer-run festival that aims to celebrate and enrich the community of traditional old time Appalachian style stringband musicians. We wish to create an environment where the music is as meaningful as it is when we gather to swap tunes […]

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ADAM SANDLER

Win Tickets ($150): Adam Sandler @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall | Actor, Writer, Producer & Musician, “Grown Ups, “Just Go With It”

January 23 @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall – A successful actor, writer, producer and musician, Sandler’s films have grossed over $3 billion worldwide and include box office hits such as Grown Ups, Just Go With It, Bedtime Stories, You Don’t Mess With the Zohan and I Now Pronounce You Chuck & Larry.

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Railroad Earth

Win Tickets ($50): Railroad Earth @ Roseland Theater | Americana, Rock, Improvisational

January 13 @ Roseland Theater – There’s a great scene in The Last Waltz – the documentary about The Band’s final concert – where director Martin Scorsese is discussing music with drummer/singer/mandolin player Levon Helm. Helm says, “If it mixes with rhythm, and if it dances, then you’ve got a great combination of all those […]

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2017 / 2018 New Year’s Eve Party @ Downtown Portland’s Departure Restaurant and Lounge | Dancing, Champagne Toast, 9 Course Tasting Menu, Beats by DJ Ana Sia

December 31 @ Departure Restaurant – It’s been quite the year and we can only go out one way- with a bang! Starting at 11PM join us in the Dining Room and on our tented West Deck as we ring in the New Year in style. DJ Ana Sia will be spinning us into 2018 […]

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executive of the year

Win Tickets ($170): Executive of the Year 2018 @ The Sentinel Hotel | 10 Honorees Share Their Strategies & Philosophies for Success

January 25 @ Sentinel Hotel – Join us on January 25th as the Portland Business Journal honors our selections for the 10 Executives of the Year for 2017. In a series of brief on-stage interviews with our honorees well find out the strategies and philosophies that led to the very best performances of 2017. Will […]

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Steel Panther

Win Tickets ($50): Steel Panther – Lower The Bar Tour @ Crystal Ballroom | Comedic Glam Metal Band

January 12 @ Crystal Ballroom – The title of Steel Panther’s third full-length album, All You Can Eat, came from a dream. However, it wasn’t a dream Martin Luther King had or even any of the band members-Michael Starr [lead singer], Satchel [guitarist], Lexxi Foxx [bass], and Stix Zadinia [drums]-for that matter.

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Governor’s Ball

2017 / 2018 Downtown Portland New Year’s Eve Governor’s Ball – 24 Karat Funk and Blues Party w/ Billboard Charting Patrick Lamb & Blues Legend Curtis Salgado | + Tribute to Earth Wind and Fire

December 31 @ The Sentinel Hotel – An Exclusive Evening of Dancing & Celebration featuring the saxophone of Billboard charting Patrick Lamb, original blues Brother and Blues Artist of the year Curtis Salgado, Tribute to Earth Wind and Fire on the 3rd floor featuring the incredible Julianne Johnson and the Brown Sisters. Come bring in […]

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Treasure Fingers, Vanilla ace

Portland 2017 Christmas Weekend: Treasure Fingers and Vanilla Ace @ No Vacancy Lounge | “Make You Sweat” Tour Preview Event

December 23 @ No Vacancy Lounge – Our good friends Treasure Fingers and Vanilla ACE, are coming on their “Make You Sweat” Tour to play back-to-back sets at our second official preview event for the No Vacancy Lounge. We have worked out a deal to allow for 5$ RSVP. Our last preview was completely sold […]

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portland-events

80+ Portland Christmas Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,850+): Appalachian Christmas, Festival of the Last Minute, Co Ho Ho Ho!, New Year’s Eve Parties, Nordic Lights & More! | December 21-25, 2017

Happy Holidays, Portland! Christmas Weekend is here! There’s still time to find a last minute gift! Pure Green’s 5 days of Christmas specials start today. See the sights on FestiBus and see Liberace & Liza together on stage! New Year’s Eve is almost here, get your tickets soon!

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Gatsby Gala NYE 2018

2017 / 2018 Gatsby Gala New Year’s Eve @ No Vacancy Lounge Downtown | Dance & Drink w/ Portland’s Finest, Live Music w/ Bit Funk & More!

December 31 @ No Vacancy Lounge – Alright there old sport, do we have a gala for you. Come wanderers and aristocrats, and all those in between (even you East Eggers), to dance and drink with the finest of West Egg as we gather at The Lounge to regale in the year that was, while […]

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sinful past tour

2018 New Year’s Day Walking Tour of Portland’s Sinful Past: Shanghaiers, Saloons and Skullduggery | Downtown Portland, w/ Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin!

January 1 in Downtown Portland – 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 “end” outside of Mary’s Club, one of Portland’s most hallowed strip clubs*. At the conclusion of the tour, you […]

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