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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Ticket Giveaways ($1,250+): Zombie Walk, Thrill The World, Distillers Festival, Run Like Hell, Halloween Parties | October 23-26, 2014

Watch your back! Zombies will take over the city this weekend for the Portland Zombie Walk & World Wide Thrill The World Dance. Although Halloween is next week, tons of parties are taking place this week including Rock the Boat Halloween Dance Party, Halloween Thriller VI Dance, & Bollywood Horror! Find some great deals at […]

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Ticket Giveaways ($1,350+): | Haunted Houses, Corn Maze, Pumpkin Patch, Comedy & More! | October 16-19, 2014

The weekend is finally here and Halloween is getting closer! Get in the spirit early and jump out of your skin at a Haunted House or see what lurks in the corn! Catch some of the hottest names in female comedy at All Jane & No Dick Comedy Festival. Zombies will be in the streets […]

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MANY Portland Labor Day Weekend Events & Ticket Giveaways ($700+): Portland Film Festival, Corn Maze, Vaux’s Swifts & More! | August 28-31, 2014

Labor Day Weekend is finally here and that means 3 days of fun in the sun! Oregon Symphony is hosting a FREE concert at Waterfront Park tonight! And Portland Film Festival continues this weekend w/ appearances by Bronx Obama and Jason Momoa. Bella Organic’s Corn Maze opens this weekend and EastBurn is hosting a Grilled […]

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Portland Labor Day Swifts

Portland Labor Day Weekend Fun: Vaux’s Swifts Watch @ Chapman School | Pictures & Video

Get those instagram filters ready! The 2014 Chapman Swifts Watch starts Labor Day Weekend in NW Portland. Crowds gather one hour before sunset every night in September to watch thousands of Vaux’s Swifts gather in the city as they prepare to migrate to Central America and Venezuela! Below are more pictures and a video trailer […]

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Back Fence PDX

Win Tickets ($36): 2014 Portland Film Festival Back Fence PDX: Reel Stories @ Hollywood Theatre | Storytellers Connected in Some Way to the Film or Television Industry

STORYTELLERS for this round of Reel Stories include: JAMES WESTBY (Rid of Me, The Auteur), BETH HARRINGTON (The Winding Stream), OCTOBER MOORE (Portlandia, Grimm, City Baby), JASON ROUSE + IAN BERRY, (Make it Country) and CASEY PARKS (Diary of a Misfit, a work in progress).

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Jackie Kashian @ Helium Comedy Club | “The Dork Forest,” “Conan O’Brien,” Portland Labor Day Weekend

Jackie Kashian’s comedy is like listening to a really racy episode of All Things Considered. She is a national touring comic with a new hour standup special “This Will Make an Excellent Horcrux.” It is available digitally or on CD or DVD. It’s also available for $5 download on www.allthingsrecords.com.

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Win Tickets ($60) Game of Thrones Actor Jason Momoa is on His Way to the Portland Film Festival on Labor Day Weekend | DSLR Discussion, Road to Paloma Screening

Jason Momoa, best known for his role as Khal Drogo on HBO’s Game of Thrones, is coming to Portland. The actor made his directorial debut this year with Road to Paloma, a film about a Native American on the run after avenging his mother’s murder. Momoa’s film will be closing out the 2014 Portland Film […]

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Top Down Cinema

Win Tickets ($110): 2014 Downtown Portland Summer Outdoor Film Series: Top Down Rooftop Cinema 2014 Season Wraps Up w/ The King of Comedy | Movies, Music, Food & Drinks

Join us atop the Hotel deLuxe’s parking structure at SW 15th and Yamhill for our 10th annual program of cinema under the stars. Doors open at 7 PM with food and beverages available for purchase from Gracie’s Restaurant, Sierra Nevada Brewing Company, and Honest Tea. The music begins at 8 PM, and the films begin […]

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Negativland w/ Daniel Menche + Cascadian Knights @ Crystal Ballroom

Win Tickets ($40): Negativland w/ Daniel Menche + Cascadian Knights @ Crystal Ballroom | Experimental Sound Collage, Industrial, Plunderphonics

Since 1980, the 4 or 5 or 6 Floptops known as Negativland have been creating records, CDs, video, fine art, books, radio and live performance using appropriated sounds, images, objects, and text. Mixing original materials and original music with things taken from corporately owned mass culture and the world around them, Negativland re-arranges these found […]

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The Both: Featuring Aimee Mann and Ted Leo

Win Tickets ($50): The Both: Featuring Aimee Mann and Ted Leo @ Aladdin Theater | w/ Telekinesis, Indie, Rock & Roll

Collectively and individually, Aimee Mann and Ted Leo have more years of musical experience under their belts than most. You might call them “lifers.” But they were first drawn into each others circles by the late, great Scott Miller (Game Theory/Loud Family), who brought Ted to Aimee’s awareness back in 2001.

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Southern Culture on the Skids

Win Tickets ($40): Southern Culture on the Skids @ Aladdin Theater | Americana, Surf, R&B, Rockabilly

Long the bards of downward mobility, Southern Culture on the Skids have always embodied a sleazy, raucous, good-natured, good-time take on the culture of the South. Recently described by Dwight Yoakam (in Filter) as “really on the outside, like Dick Dale meets Hank Thompson,” SCOTS have mixed high and low culture for decades, endlessly touring, […]

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