Archive | April, 2010

Portland Events

75+ Portland Weekend Events, Parties & Free Tickets | April 29-May 2

Leigh sent out his weekly email of Portland weekend events earlier today. It is reproduced below with some additions by Pipeline. You can get the email and your chance to win hookups for shows and deals by emailing leighfeldman3 @ gmail and asking to join There are many listings so we have put events in [...]

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Meetin Portland (MiPL) 6th Anniversary Party This Friday

This Friday is Meetin Portland's 6th Anniversary party. This will be a huge party (214 people have RSVPed on the site and many more will likely show as over 1100 have viewed it). I went to several Meetin Portland (otherwise known as MiPL) events in 2005. The organizers were/are very nice people and these parties [...]

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SE Portland Tool Library

Southeast Portland Tool Library Opens Saturday | Volunteers & Tools Needed

After a very long wait, the SE Portland Tool Library opens on Saturday. If you want to help out, they are looking for volunteers and tools. From website (www.septl.org): Slated to open May 1, 2010, the SE Portland Tool Library is an all-volunteer library of home and garden tools that may be borrowed free of [...]

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Third Annual Goodfoot All-Stars Tribute to James Brown | May 1

From our partners at Goodfoot Lounge GOODFOOT ALL-STARS TRIBUTE to JAMES BROWN @ 9:00pm Our 3rd Annual bow-down to the Godfather!!! The All-Stars feature members of Leftover Salmon, The Headhunters, Everyone Orchestra, Devin Phillips Band, The Blue Cranes, Triclops and the Motet! With a full horn line, multiple vocalists and a tight and funky rhythm [...]

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6th annual Portland Indie Wine & Food Festival: 40 Wineries & 15 Restaurants | Win Tickets

Can you taste from forty wineries and eat from fifteen restaurants in one day? Of course you can and that is what you should do on May 8th at the Portland Indie Wine & Food Festival. WIN TICKETS: Pipeline has a pair of tickets to give out for the fest. To win, go here to [...]

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Spring Ale Fest @ Blitz Ladd, Portland, Oregon

Saturday: First Annual Spring Ale Fest @ Blitz Ladd | Beer, Food, Music, Ping Pong

From our partners at Blitz Blitz is pleased to announce that we are holding our first Spring Pale Ale Fest at Blitz Ladd. We have invited 6 1ocal and 4 regional breweries to showcase their Pale Ales so you can try them and compare them to one another. More info about Blitz can be found [...]

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Mortified Returns To Mission Theater + Win Tickets | April 29 & 30

Mortified returns to Mission Theater this Thursday & Friday and we have a pair tickets to give out to Thursday's show. These shows almost always sell out, so here is a good chance for you to get a pair. To win tickets: Go here to win a pair of tickets of Facebook. Reminder: We give [...]

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Portland's Cinco de Mayo Festival Starts This Weekend @ Waterfront Park | May 1-5

There are a lot of great events in Portland this weekend (especially on Saturday), but making some time to check out the Cinco de Mayo festival at Waterfront Park is a good bet. Not sure if the Max is increasing its schedule this year or not, but that should be announced by Friday. Related: Portland [...]

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Thurston Moore & Jandek Play Live @ Hollywood Theater | April 29

Jackpot Records Film & Music Festival is in full swing at Hollywood Theater. According to yesterday's email from Jackpot (and amazingly!), there are STILL tickets left to see Thurston Moore & Jandek live on this Thursday. I wouldn't wait any longer to buy these if you are a fan…just can't imagine there still being any [...]

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Stumptown Comics Fest, Portland, Oregon 2010

Picture Recap: Portland's 2010 Stumptown Comics Fest

Posted by Kimberly Gehl This past rainy Saturday was a great day to spend at the Stumptown Comics Festival! More Portland Pictures here on Pipeline Join our Portland pictures Flick group here. Many more photos after the break…

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This Weekend: Crafty Wonderland Super Colossal Spring Sale @ Oregon Convention Center | Free

We've had this in our events calendar for a while now, but they just sent us an update/reminder, so it's a good time to remind you as well. Crafty Wonderland's “Super Colossal Spring Sale” is this weekend at the Oregon Convention center. Entrance is free and they are still looking for volunteers (click here to [...]

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Saturday: Portland's "Cheers To Belgian Beers" @ Hopworks | Volunteers Needed (Free Beer!)

Hopworks is still looking for volunteers for Cheers to Belgian Beers, and volunteers get free beer! If you are not interested in volunteering, skip down past the break for info on the fest. Volunteer message from Ben @Hopworks: Hopworks Urban Brewery's (HUB) is seeking volunteers for the upcoming Portland's Cheers to Belgian Beers festival on [...]

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Wordstock Book-to-Film Festival

This Weekend: Wordstock Book-to-Film Festival @ Bagdad, Kennedy School

The official Wordstock festival is still over five months away, but the the second Book-To-Film fest is this weekend. There's a lot of good films for adults and for families and all benefits go to the festival. From Press Release: The Wordstock Book-to-Film Festival April 30-May 2, 2010 That's right: It's back! Wordstock is pleased [...]

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Portland May Day March & Rally Will Bring Out 10,000 – 20,000 People

We just got this email a couple hours ago from the Portland Freedom Socialist Party. If you see 10,000+ people marching through Portland on Saturday, this is most likely why. The picture below is from the march in 2006. From Press Release: Celebrate the international working-class holiday in downtown Portland on May 1st! Rally and [...]

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Just Another Music Monday: Soap Collectors

Posted by Mike Harper What else says church more than stained glass, pulpit, steeple, and homebrewed beer? The church show on Saturday featuring Leviticus Appleton, Spesus Christ, Adventures! With Might, Your Canvas and Soap Collectors was all that and more. If there ever was a reason for me to go back to church, that was [...]

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Portland Events

75+ Portland Weekend Events, Parties & Free Tickets | April 22-25

Leigh sent out his weekly email of Portland weekend events earlier today. It is reproduced below with some additions by Pipeline. You can get the email and your chance to win hookups for shows and deals by emailing leighfeldman3 @ gmail and asking to join There are many listings so we have put events in [...]

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Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts

2010 Oregon Zoo Summer Concert Series Announced: Jimmy Cliff, Pink Martini, CCR & More

After a bit of April showers this week, the weather is improving by the minute. If you need anymore proof that summer is on its way, the Oregon Zoo just sent out its Summer Concerts Series email. Tickets go on sale tomorrow for members and enews subscribers. The picture below is from the Wailers concert [...]

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Win Portland Tickets: Buddy Guy, Bonobo, Mt Hood Meadows, Taste Of The Nation, Goodfoot, NW Film Center

We haven't actually added up the value of all the tickets, but it's high . We are giving them all away here on Facebook. The amount of tickets we are giving away is going up every week, so you might as well become a fan and win. You can easily become a fan and win [...]

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This Weekend: Midori joins the Oregon Symphony to perform the Sibelius Violin Concerto

From our partners at Oregon Symphony Midori joins the Oregon Symphony to perform the Sibelius Violin Concerto. Three performance only: at 7:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Apr. 24 and 25, and 8 p.m. Monday, Apr. 26. Born in Osaka, Japan, Midori received her first violin at 3 years old, gave her first public performance at [...]

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Closed: Dixie Mattress, Portland, Oregon

Picture: SE Portland's Dixie Mattress Is Closed

Dixie Mattress Closed 3326 Southeast Belmont Street Portland, OR 97214 Taken on: April 21, 2010 Although it seemed to have been closed for years, it is now official…What do we think is going in there? Bike Shop? Tattoo Shop? Bar? Restaurant? Strip Club? More Portland Pictures here on Pipeline Join our Portland pictures Flick group [...]

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Portland's 7th Annual Stumptown Comics Fest

7 Reasons You Should Check Out Portland's 7th Annual Stumptown Comics Fest This Weekend

Posted by Kimberly Gehl Portland's seventh annual Stumptown Comics Fest takes place Saturday and Sunday at the Lloyd Center Doubltree Hotel. Here are seven reasons why you should attend: 1. April is Comic Book Month! – What better way to celebrate Portland's 3rd Official Comic Book Month than to schmooze with some of the city [...]

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Thursday: Green Drop Garage Presents Car Care Women's Only Night + Give Away | "Truly Environmentally Friendly Technology"

Tonight is Green Drop Garage's Car Class 102, and Thursday there is a Women's only night. We have a pair of passes to give away to this class. To win them, just comment on this post on why you would like to attend. We will draw & email the winner on Thursday morning. Reminder: We [...]

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Saturday: Keep Portland Beard @ Tribute Gallery

Not sure if Portland really is is the “beardiest city in America“, but let's just go with it and have a party this weekend…at an art gallery…the Portland way. There is no info on whether there will be Pabst, Oly, or High Life–so place your bets. From Press Release: It's only fitting that the beardiest [...]

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Friday: Locally-made Films, Food, and Beer + Win Tickets | Mission Theater

Friday: Locally-Made Films, Food, & Beer + Win Tickets | Mission Theater

Great local film event this Friday in Portland and Pipeline has a pair of tickets to give out for it. To win: Go to Facebook (http://pdx.be/fb-topics) & comment why you would like to attend. Drawing will be Friday morning. We then message you on FB, so check inbox. We give thousands of dollars in free [...]

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Win VIP Package: 4th annual Sno-Kona Pond Skim @ Mt. Hood Meadows | Win Free Ride, Beer, Voodoo Doughnuts & Lift Tickets

Kona Brewing is having its 4th annual Sno-Kona Pond Skim party & contest at Mt. Hood Meadows this weekend. Pipeline has a VIP package to give away including ski lift tickets, ride there and back, beer, and Voodoo Doughnuts. Info on VIP package: Pipeline Giveaway — 2 VIP seats on the Kona Greasebus to the [...]

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Just In: Pavement Portland Show Announced | McMenamins Edgefield

We knew Pavement was coming for a while now, just not where and when (wait, they did). We got the press release in about 5 minutes ago…so From Press Release: Reunited PAVEMENT to play McMenamins Historic Edgefield this September www.edgefieldconcerts.com Reunited and it feels so good!  It's been over a decade since Pavement last traipsed [...]

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Hot Gun / Top Gun The Musical in Portland

Friday: Absinthe, Dandy Warhols, Music, Art & Hot Gun (Top Gun The Musical) @ The Know

I heard about this party a couple weeks back, but was told it was kind of private. I guess that isn't true since we just got a press release for it. Top Gun the musical aka Hot Gun doesn't come out until May at Dante's, but they are going to be there…for some reason…the reason [...]

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Tomorrow: Green Drop Garage Presents Car Class 102 | Truly Environmentally Friendly Technology

From our partners at Green Drop Garage April 20th 7:00pm- Green Drop Garage Presents Car Class 102 At Green Drop Garage we value more than just Eco-Friendly services for your automobiles. We want to empower you to have a better relationship with your car. In this class you will learn about the inner workings of [...]

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Just Another Music Monday: Spesus Christ

Posted by Mike Harper Swinging between half-hyperventilating strain and straightforward singspeaking in a flurry of echoing ions bouncing off synthesizers that ring creepily and church-organesque, Spesus Christ sing the dance-along-clap-along hymns of Portland's musical youth.  Drum machine battles guitar with building blocks made from electronic notes peppering the reverberation-clouded scene. EP2 (the second wonderful side [...]

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Portland Weekend Events

Portland Sunday Events: April 18

From the large weekend list compiled by Leigh Feldman & supplemented by Pipeline. We have put events in red (blue = linked!) that we think will be good, well attended, or should be interesting. Reminder: We give out free tickets to our Portland Facebook Group including to many of the top music and art venues [...]

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Portland Trail Blazers Playoffs, Rip City Uprise 2010 Video

Playoffs: Where To Watch Trail Blazers vs Phoenix Suns in Portland | 30+ Suggestions

The Portland Trail Blazers Playoff season kicks off in about seven hours and there will be many places to watch around Portland. Above is a screenshot from the 2010 Rip City Uprise video. Go here to watch it. Unfortunately, there is still no legal way seemingly to watch the NBA Playoffs online (WHY NOT?!!), so [...]

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Smash Putt, Portland, Oregon

Win Tickets: Last Weekend Of Smash Putt in Portland | April 16-18

FIRST: There are a lot of great events in Portland this week. Here is our big list: 75+ Portland Weekend Events, Parties & Free Tickets | April 15-18 SECOND: There are a lot of great tickets to win from us. Here is our big list: Portland Weekend Ticket Giveaways | Roseland, Rose City Rollers, NW Film [...]

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Portland Weekend Ticket Giveaways | Roseland, Rose City Rollers, Smash Putt, NW Film Center, Mississippi Studios, etc

We haven't actually added up the value of all the tickets, but it is a good amount . We are giving them away to “fans” of our Facebook page. The amount of tickets we are giving away is going up every week, so you might as well become a fan and win. :) You can [...]

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