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MANY Portland Labor Day Weekend Events & Giveaways ($300+): Tumbleweed Music Festival, Corn Maze, Tour de Lab, Oregon Ducks & More! | August 29-September 2, 2019

Labor Day Weekend is back, Portland! Savor the dog days of summer at Tour de Lab Pub tour. The swifts are making their yearly stop in Portland. Check out Reuse design build competition Dropbox Derby! And you have one more weekend to see the lovely flowers at the Swan Island Dahlia Festival.

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Win Tickets: Grupo Masato @ The Goodfoot Pub & Lounge | Chicha, Cumbia, Afro-Peruvian Dance Music

August 22 @ The Goodfoot – Grupo Masato is a Portland-based band that plays highly dance-able music from South America. Highlighting the Chicha music that grew out of the late 1960’s where Andean flute music in Peru mixed with Cumbia rhythms from Colombia and were transformed by electric guitars, Fender spring reverb amplifiers, and the […]

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Noon Tunes

Free Portland Downtown Concerts: 2019 Noon Tunes in Pioneer Square Start This Week!

The 2019 “Noon Tunes” Concert series kicks off Tuesday, July 9th in Pioneer Square. Noon Tunes is Downtown Portland’s longest running FREE concert series, and runs every Tuesday in July and August from noon – 1PM. In addition to the concerts, there are food vendors, giveaways, and more.

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Herbie Hancock and Kamasi Washington

Win Tickets ($85): Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts Presents Grammy Winner Herbie Hancock and Kamasi Washington | R&B, Acoustic and Electronic Jazz

August 17 @ Oregon Zoo – Herbie Hancock is a true icon of modern music. Throughout his explorations, he has transcended limitations and genres while maintaining his unmistakable voice. With an illustrious career spanning five decades and 14 Grammy® Awards, including Album of the Year for River: The Joni Letters, he continues to amaze audiences […]

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Win Tickets ($79): Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts Presents Grammy Winner Taj Mahal + Marc Cohn | Featuring Guest Vocalists Blind Boys of Alabama

August 16 @ Oregon Zoo – Celebrating decades of recording and touring that have nearly singlehandedly reshaped the definition and scope of the blues via the infusion of exotic sounds from the Caribbean, Africa and South Pacific, the two-time Grammy winning singer, songwriter, film composer, guitarist and multi-instrumentalist was feted with the Lifetime Achievement for […]

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Win Tickets ($97): Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts Presents ThePianoGuys | Classical Crossover, Orchestral Pop, Cello Rock

August 15 @ Oregon Zoo – Hailing from Utah, The Piano Guys became an Internet sensation by way of their immensely successful series of strikingly original self-made music videos. They’ve made over 35 since joining forces in early 2011, including their hit video, an innovative 10-handed version of One Direction’s “What Makes You Beautiful.”

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Win Tickets ($70): Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts Presents Grammy Nominee Feist w/ Special Guest Rhye | Indie Pop

August 13 @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts – Feist’s first album in six years reflects on secrets and shame, loneliness and tenderness, care and fatigue and is at it’s core a study on self-awareness. As the fourth full-length from the Canadian singer/songwriter, Pleasure builds off the warm naturalism of the Polaris Prize-winning Metals and emerges […]

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Steve Earle & The Dukes

Win Tickets ($70): Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts Presents Steve Earle & The Dukes + Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real | Country, Folk

August 11 @ Oregon Zoo – In the strictest sense, Steve Earle isn’t a country artist; he’s a roots rocker. Earle emerged in the mid-’80s, after Bruce Springsteen had popularized populist rock & roll and Dwight Yoakam had kick-started the neo-traditionalist movement in country music.

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Oregon Zoo Presents Broken Social Scene

Win Tickets ($70): Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts Presents Broken Social Scene | w/ The Helio Sequence

July 27 @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts – “I don’t want to go out there being presumptuous,” Kevin Drew says, “because, I’ve worn those presumptuous shoes before, and you don’t want it to feel like, ‘Oh, what a let-down.’” That’s the fear when you bring back one of music’s most beloved names seven years after […]

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Win Tickets ($70): Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts Presents Jim James + The Claypool Lennon Delirium | ‎Lead Singer of My Morning Jacket, Psychedelic Rock‎, ‎Indie Rock‎, Jam Rock

June 27 @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts – Jim James has spent the better part of almost two decades as the lead singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist of My Morning Jacket. Through seven studio albums, My Morning Jacket has grown into one of the most acclaimed rock ‘n’ roll bands in the world.

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Lucinda Williams

Win Tickets ($70): Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts Presents Grammy Winner Lucinda Williams | A Very Special Car Wheels on a Gravel Road 20th Anniversary Show

June 22 @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts – In celebration of the 20th anniversary of her highly-influential masterpiece, Car Wheels On A Gravel Road, three-time Grammy award winner Lucinda Williams will perform the album in its entirety, followed by a second set of songs from throughout her remarkable career. The Car Wheels On A Gravel […]

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Win Tickets ($79): Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts Presents Grammy Award Winners Indigo Girls | American Folk Rock w/ Sera Cahoone

June 15 @ Oregon Zoo – Twenty years after they began releasing records as the Indigo Girls, Amy Ray and Emily Saliers have politely declined the opportunity to slow down with age. With a legacy of releases and countless U.S. and international tours behind them, the Indigo Girls have forged their own way in the […]

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Win Tickets ($30): Stevie Wonder Goes to Brazil w/ POPgoji and Special Guests @ The Goodfoot | Pop Soul, Portland 2019 Memorial Day Weekend

May 25 @ The Goodfoot – POPgoji is a large dance band mashing up Brazilian rhythms with pop-soul lyrics based in Portland, Oregon. In 2013, percussionist Michael Galen wanted to build on the vibrant energy of local samba jam sessions (pagodes) by making it easier for non-Portuguese speakers to participate fully.

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Win Tickets ($20): The Afro-Latin and Funky Freedom Affair @ The Goodfoot | Featuring POPgoji + LaRhonda Steele Band

February 21 @ Goodfoot – POPgoji + LaRhonda Steele Band bring together diverse Portland communities in honor and celebration of the great musical contributions of Afro-American and Afro-Brazilian artists! POPgoji is a large dance band mashing up Brazilian rhythms with pop-soul lyrics based in Portland, Oregon. In 2013, percussionist Michael Galen wanted to build on […]

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Behemoth

Win Tickets ($66): Behemoth @ Crystal Ballroom | Extreme Metal Band, w/ At the Gates & Wolves in the Throne Room

November 21 @ Crystal Ballroom – “The Satanist is magic. It’s dangerous. It’s adventurous, and it’s organic,” states Nergal, the driving force behind Behemoth since their inception in 1991, and brief exposure to the band’s tenth album more than supports this statement. While instantly recognizable as the work of the Polish blackened death quartet it […]

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