Archive | downtown

Space Jam

Space Jam @ 5th Avenue Cinema | Free Popcorn, 90s Cartoon Sports Comedy w/ Michael Jordan & Looney Tunes, Free Admission for Portland State University Students

October 4-6 @ 5th Avenue Cinema – The eponymous film in which the highly sought after, consistently retro’d, Air Jordan 11 “Space Jam” (shiny patent leather anyone?) offers a strong distraction from the panic that daily life currently creates. A star-studded cast of Looney Tunes pokes fun at and highlights the absurdity of NBA and […]

Continue Reading
The Polish Ambassador "2020 : A Space Oddity"

Win Tickets ($90): 2020: A Space Oddity Portland New Year’s Eve Celebration w/ The Polish Ambassador @ Crystal Ballroom | w/ Random Rab, Wildlight, Weird is the New Normal, An Interdimensional Soirée

December 31 @ Crystal Ballroom – The Polish Ambassador (real name David Sugalski) is raising the bar for what it means to be a professionally touring musician. Sure, the electronic musician lays claim to producing the sweetest beats this side of the Milky Way Galaxy, but the world’s funkiest diplomat is also using his popularity […]

Continue Reading
halloween privata

Portland 2019 Adult Halloween Hotties Party @ Club Privata | Costume Contest, Cash Prize, Fetish Demos, Burlesque, Live Shows, Adult Play Space, Hosted By Sascha Scarlett

The producers of Portland Erotic Ball host the Halloween Hottie Party at Club Privata on Thursday, October 31st. This event will feature Privata’s final costume contest of the year, dancing, drinks and our amazing buffet plus a $500 cash and prize costume contest.

Continue Reading
portland-events

MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,750+): Oktoberfest @ The Zoo, Spirit of Halloweentown, Randy Rainbow, Beaverton Restaurant Week & More! | September 26-29, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! Dive into Fall w/ Oktoberfest Beer Belly dinner Thursday at EastBurn Public House. Suit up on Sunday for How I Met Your Mother trivia! Halloweentown opens and Randy Rainbow is in town! And Portland Comedy Festival starts Tuesday!

Continue Reading
2018 Boo Cruise

Portland Spirit Cruises Hosts The City’s Only Floating Halloween Party, 2019 Boo Cruise! | Music by Generator, Costume Contest, Dance Party

October 26 @ Portland Spirit – It’s a night of fright, fun & rock as Generator takes the stage for a Halloween party to wake the dead, and keep them dancing till the dawn… or 1am at least. You’ll want to dance, groove and shake it till you break it as they weave their web […]

Continue Reading
The Portland Comedy Festival 2019

Win Tickets ($20): Portland Comedy Festival @ Harvey’s Comedy Club | Featuring 50 Standup Comics Over 5 Days, After Parties

October 1-5 @ Harvey’s Comedy Club – See the top 50 standup comics from across America compete October 1-5 at THE PORTLAND COMEDY FESTIVAL! See four completely different comedy shows every night featuring comics from across the country. Celebrities. Influencers. Emmy Winners.

Continue Reading
erotic ball 2019

Portland’s Famous Erotic Ball Halloween Party Returns to Crystal Ballroom | Costume Contest, Cash Prizes, 3 Floors, Bands, DJs, Aerialists, Burlesque Performers & More!

The 2019 Portland Erotic Ball returns for its 20th year to the historic Crystal Ballroom on Saturday, October 26th as Portland’s biggest, sexiest adult Halloween party. The spectacular 3-story event is hosted by Emmy-nominee, Sasha Scarlett, and also features stilt walkers, aerial and burlesque performances

Continue Reading
Portland Spirit

Final Rock ‘n’ Roll On The River Cruise w/ Portland Spirit | Featuring Journey Tribute Girl Can’t Help It, Beer & Drinks

September 26 @ Portland Spirit – Tune out the daily grind and and lose yourself in the sights and sounds of some of the Northwest’s best tribute bands aboard the Rock ‘n’ Roll On The River Cruise. Come aboard for this two-hour party as we cruise down the Willamette River

Continue Reading
The Dandy Warhols - Press Photo 2019

Win Tickets ($50): The Dandy Warhols @ Crystal Ballroom | Alternative Rock, w/ Mother Mariposa

December 7 @ Crystal Ballroom – In 1994 The Dandy Warhols were formed in Portland, Ore., in the shadow of the twilight years of the grunge scene. With Brit-pop reigning supreme on the other side of the pond, and influences ranging from 1960s garage rock to ’80s/’90s shoegaze, The Dandy Warhols began a career that […]

Continue Reading
portland-events

MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,250+): Oktoberfest, Geek Prom, Urban Winemaking, Burger Bonanza & More! | September 19-22, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! Oktoberfest season is here! Weather this weekend should be perfect for a visit to Bella Organic Pumpkin Patch & Corn Maze. Celebrate 20 years of Urban Winemaking w/ Hip Chicks Do Wine. And treat your taste buds at Happy Hour Burger Bonanza!

Continue Reading
bigfoot portland spirit

Only a Few More Weeks Remain to Spot the Elusive Bigfoot w/ Portland Spirit! | Daily Departures, 7-Hour & 3.5-Hour Columbia Gorge Jet-Boat Adventure Cruise

Ride the Explorer jet-boat from Portland to Cascade Locks as we embark into the “Heart of the Columbia Gorge” to search for the elusive creature known as Bigfoot. See the landmarks that make the Northwest famous, while listening to live and recorded narration. Enjoy content created by Animal Planet’s Finding Bigfoot star, Cliff Barackman. Portland […]

Continue Reading
Oh Sees

Win Tickets ($52): Oh Sees, Prettiest Eyes @ Crystal Ballroom | Garage Rock, Psychedelic Rock, Alternative

October 4 @ Crystal Ballroom – Oh Sees are the latest incarnation of songwriter, singer, guitarist (and Castle Face fearless leader) John Dwyer’s ever-evolving pop-folk psychedelic group. Dwyer, who hails from Providence, RI, has been active on the San Francisco indie scene since the late ’90s, working with several bands, including the Coachwhips, Pink & […]

Continue Reading
erotic ball 2019

2019 Portland Erotic Ball Halloween Party @ Crystal Ballroom | Costume Contest, Cash Prizes, 3 Floors, Bands, DJs, Aerialists, Burlesque Performers & More!

The 2019 Portland Erotic Ball returns for its 20th year to the historic Crystal Ballroom on Saturday, October 26th as Portland’s biggest, sexiest adult Halloween party. The spectacular 3-story event is hosted by Emmy-nominee, Sasha Scarlett, and also features stilt walkers, aerial and burlesque performances

Continue Reading
Roasting Pepper Image 2

Get Your Fresh, PNW-grown Peppers Roasted on Site @ 2 Portland Farmers Markets | PSU & Lents International Farmers Markets

Saturdays & Sundays – Support your local farmers and get the tastiest, PNW-grown peppers freshly roasted at two of Portland Farmers Market’s locations this month. Westwind Gardens roasts on site on Saturdays at the PSU market while N & N Amaro Produce Farms can be found roasting on Sundays at Lents International Farmers Markets.

Continue Reading
portland-events

MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,450+): Secrets & Illusions, Rose City Comic Con, FEAST Portland, RV & Van Show, Mortified & More! | September 12-15, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! Get a head start on your next adventure at the RV & Van Show.  Artists Repertory Theatre kicks off their ART on Tour Season w/ 1984. Hear adults breathe life into their childhood memories w/ Mortified Portland. And get a taste of Portland’s wonderful food scene w/ Feast Portland.

Continue Reading
angel

Win Tickets ($80): Angel Olsen @ Roseland Theater | w/ Vagabon, Singer/Songwriter, Indie Folk, Rock, Alt Country

December 9 @ Roseland Theater Anyone reckless enough to have typecast Angel Olsen according to 2013’s Burn Your Fire For No Witness is in for a sizeable surprise with her third album, MY WOMAN. The crunchier, blown-out production of the former is gone, but that fire is now burning wilder.

Continue Reading
erotic ball 2019

2019 Portland Erotic Ball Halloween Party @ Crystal Ballroom | Costume Contest, Cash Prizes, 3 Floors, Bands, DJs, Aerialists, Burlesque Performers & More!

The 2019 Portland Erotic Ball returns for its 20th year to the historic Crystal Ballroom on Saturday, October 26th as Portland’s biggest, sexiest adult Halloween party. The spectacular 3-story event is hosted by Emmy-nominee, Sasha Scarlett, and also features stilt walkers, aerial and burlesque performances

Continue Reading
The Devil Wears Privata halloween party

Portland 2019 Adult Halloween Party – The Devil Wears Privata @ Club Privata | Official After Party of the Erotic Ball, Costumed Swingers Celebration

October 26 @ Club Privata – This year Club Privata celebrates Halloween with “The Devil Wears Privata”! This party is always one of our most popular events of the year and all three levels will be packed because The Devil Wears Privata is also the Official After Party of the 20th Annual Portland Erotic Ball.

Continue Reading
DEVENDRA2019

Win Tickets ($64): Devendra Banhart @ Crystal Ballroom | “Freak folk” Artist

October 18 @ Crystal Ballroom – Banhart emerged seemingly out of nowhere in 2002 with his first CD collection, Oh Me Oh My…The Way the Day Goes By the Sun Is Setting Dogs Are Dreaming Lovesongs of the Christmas Spirit, compiled by Swans frontman Michael Gira for his Young God label from homemade recordings the […]

Continue Reading
GLEN HANSARD

Win Tickets ($58): Glen Hansard – This Wild Willing Tour @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall | Folk, Rock, Indie

September 25 @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall – Those who have followed Glen Hansard’s career since his Academy Award winning turn in the film Once will have witnessed one artistic arc: the journey of a Dublin busker who cut his teeth on the greats — Dylan, Van Morrison, Leonard Cohen — and followed the path […]

Continue Reading
portland-events

MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,150+): Turbulence, 1984, Corn Maze, Rose City Rollers & More! | September 5-8, 2019

The Weekend is back, Portland! Have to visited the Alien Zoo yet? You have less than a month left to join the hunt for Bigfoot w/ Portland Spirit! Revisit 1984 w/ Artists Repertory Theatre. Killer Queen honors John Waters on Friday, and Turbulence Returns!

Continue Reading