Win Tickets ($60): Ian Karmel @ Revolution Hall | Emmy Award Winning Comedian

We are giving away a pair of tickets to Ian Karmel @ Revolution Hall on November 18. To win, comment below on this post why you’d like to attend. Winner will be drawn and emailed November 14.


From our sponsors:
Ian Karmel
November 18, 2022
Doors 7PM, Show 8PM | $30 | 21+
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Revolution Hall
1300 SE Stark St., Portland, OR

Ian Karmel is an Emmy award winning LA-based stand-up comedian, actor, and writer. Originally from Portland, Oregon, he is currently co-head writer for the Emmy award winning The Late Late Show with James Cordon, of which Ian was one of the founding writers in the show’s 2015 re-creation. Previously he was a staff writer and round table regular on E!’s Chelsea Lately. Ian’s stand-up has been featured on Conan, The Late Late Show, Comedy Central, and most recently showcased on Netflix’s The Comedy Line Up: Part 1. His debut comedy album, 9.2 on Pitchfork, was released in 2015 to rave reviews. Ian also hosts the weekly podcast All Fantasy Everything, from Headgum studios. Featured on many best of lists, it’s a lighthearted show where funny people and experts come together to fantasy draft pop culture.

Hometown hero, Ian played an instrumental role in Portland’s comedy renaissance and was voted Portland’s Funniest Person in 2011. Beloved for his appearances on IFC’s Portlandia, the Blazers wrap-up show Talkin’ Ball, and long running weekly column in the Portland Mercury, Everything as Fuck. With roots in improv and theatre, Ian’s training includes The Groundlings and the Upright Citizens Brigade. In 2013, Ian was invited to the prestigious Just for Laughs Festival in Montreal, where he was a breakout stand-up in the New Faces category.

Ian currently tours as much as possible and regularly performs around Los Angeles. You can catch him co-hosting his own monthly show, Good Looks, named one of 10 Best New Stand-Up Shows by LA Weekly.




  1. Michael on October 31, 2022 at 1:52 pm

    From his work on the Late Late Show and Chelsea Lately, Ian Karmel is a damn funny guy and keeps getting better! Not to mention that he’s a great follow on Twitter and a big fan of the Trail Blazers 😉 Thanks for the chance, PDX Pipeline!

  2. Elizabeth on October 31, 2022 at 3:35 pm

    Ian’s my hometown hero. I’d love to see him again!

  3. Alex on October 31, 2022 at 4:36 pm

    Never seen him perform before! And love that he’s a Blazers fan!

    • Shannon Echavarria on November 3, 2022 at 10:58 pm

      Ian is terrific and what a first class way to spend a Friday night!

  4. Vikram on November 1, 2022 at 3:08 am

    I’m discovering se excellent stand up comedians and of course I want to support a hometown boy!

  5. nina on November 1, 2022 at 12:52 pm

    I would love to go to this show! dream come true 🙂

  6. Yoong on November 1, 2022 at 12:56 pm

    I used to see him perform when he was still in Portland and would love to see him again.

  7. Ryan on November 1, 2022 at 1:18 pm

    My wife and I would love to see Ian’s show. Been big fans for years and have never seen him in person.

  8. Shirley on November 1, 2022 at 1:40 pm

    Ian Karmel stole the show when he opened for John Oliver a few years ago. I am a big fan.

  9. Brig on November 1, 2022 at 3:16 pm

    I hear this guy is a joke. No kidding. Laughter is sorely needed at this point.

  10. Andi on November 1, 2022 at 3:49 pm

    Definitely need some good hearty laughing.

  11. Hunter M on November 1, 2022 at 5:47 pm

    Haven’t seen Ian in a decade! This oughta be a total blast

  12. E.K. on November 1, 2022 at 9:49 pm

    Yes! Would love to see Ian at Revolution Hall!

  13. Amber on November 1, 2022 at 11:56 pm

    Somehow I have never seen Ian live. I would love to win tickets to this show!

  14. Andrea K on November 2, 2022 at 4:44 am

    I got to see Ian test out some of the new material last year when he was visiting for thanksgiving!
    This would make a good date night or pre birthday celebration for myself

  15. Dawn on November 2, 2022 at 5:15 am

    How have I never seen this hometown comedy hero?! Please pick me!

  16. Arianne Kimberly Belt on November 3, 2022 at 4:52 pm

    We’d love some laughs with this guy!! Count us in🤣

  17. Shelby Davis on November 4, 2022 at 8:18 am

    This show would be a much-needed laugh!

    • Gillian on November 10, 2022 at 7:06 am

      Huge fan, would be awesome to see him at Revolution Hall.

  18. Dana on November 5, 2022 at 7:21 pm

    Love Ian and his fiancé name is Dana also !

  19. RMH on November 6, 2022 at 3:21 pm

    Pick me! Haven’t seen him in years!

  20. David on November 7, 2022 at 6:25 pm

    Homeboy makes good, returns to his ole stomping’ grounds! Would super enjoy seeing him live!

  21. Rose on November 8, 2022 at 12:38 pm

    I’d love to surprise a friend with these tickets for her bday!

  22. Jennifer on November 8, 2022 at 12:53 pm

    I would love to take a friend! Thanks.

  23. Jen on November 8, 2022 at 12:53 pm

    Yes please.

  24. Sandra on November 8, 2022 at 1:28 pm

    I’m a huge fan, haven’t had a chance to see him since he left Portland, it would be so much fun to see this homegrown funny man back in Portland!

  25. Natasha Kanji on November 8, 2022 at 1:38 pm

    I have never seen Ian live before but I would love the opportunity! I would love the chance to take my girl on a much needed date night to see him! Thank you PDX pipeline for the opportunity!

  26. JP on November 8, 2022 at 3:21 pm

    I’d love to see one of Portland’s own on stage!

  27. Suzy Horvath on November 8, 2022 at 3:45 pm

    I have never seen him before and I would love to check out the show

  28. YB on November 9, 2022 at 9:58 am

    This would be amazing to see!

  29. Scott Pierce on November 9, 2022 at 4:41 pm

    I need a good laugh

  30. Evie on November 10, 2022 at 5:47 pm

    This would be awesome. I’ve been going to a lot of local comedy shows recently but I’ve yet to see someone this big!

  31. Ryan Jones on November 11, 2022 at 7:17 am

    I want to laugh!

  32. Beatrice Trussell on November 11, 2022 at 11:57 am

    I love Ian and his comedy and would love the opportunity to see him live! Thank you ☺️

  33. Lori Shelby on November 11, 2022 at 5:31 pm

    Would love to see some comedy. I’m like the best audience member you could have, I laugh at everything!

  34. Carol Trekas on November 12, 2022 at 11:25 am

    Need a night out.

  35. Maggie on November 12, 2022 at 2:41 pm

    Yes please

  36. Brittanie on November 13, 2022 at 9:32 am

    Would love this!

  37. Denise Roberts on November 13, 2022 at 10:49 am

    We LOVE to laugh & have never had the opportunity to see Ian live before. I didn’t know how deep his roots run in Portland, we’d love to show up & support!

  38. roger on November 14, 2022 at 2:03 pm

    I WANT, WANT, WANT! Ian is so frickin funny and a HUGE Blazer fan! Give me the tickets and I’ll wear my Blazer gear!!!

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