Win Tickets: PDX Bridge Festival Closing Party | 13 Bands, Circus Acts

Pipeline is giving away two pairs of tickets to the PDX Bridge Festival Closing Party on Sunday, August 7 at Crystal Ballroom. To win, comment on this post why you’d like to attend. Winners will be drawn and emailed Friday, August 5.

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From our sponsors at PDX Bridge Fest:
PDX Bridge Festival Closing PartyPDX Bridge Festival Closing Party
Sunday, August 7
5 p.m. | $10 | All Ages
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Crystal Ballroom
1332 W. Burnside Street

PDX Bridge Festival announces their Closing Party at the Crystal Ballroom, to be held August 7, 2011. Both the main Ballroom and Lola's Room will host the finale of this year's PDX Bridge Festival, with thirteen bands performing on two stages for seven hours. Doors open at 5:00pm, with the party continuing on until 1:00am.

Performers include Copy, Serious Business, Wanderlust Circus, The Hague, Tango Alpha Tango, The Dimes, The Horde and The Harem, Mnemonic Sounds, Water & Bodies, Sara Jackson-Holman, Violet Isle, dropa, and Symmetry/Symmetry.

In the main Ballroom, Dropa ignites the evening with magnetic and melodic electro acoustic tracks, followed by quality rock from Water & Bodies, a true Portland circus experience with the Wanderlust Circus, folk-pop all stars The Dimes, and foot stompin' rock with Tango Alpha Tango. Closing out the night is the electro-hip hop of Serious Business and a late night dance party with local electronic heavyweight, Copy.

Just downstairs in Lola's Room features the CD release party for local indie-Americana all stars, The Hague. Formerly, And I Was Like What?, The Hague's new album, ¬Å“The Stark House EP,¬Â shows music that is truly that of the Pacific Northwest, with sounds of rock, indie, pop and country influences. If anything, stop in Lola's Room just to witness the finger tapping by The Hague front man, Shawn Steven. Joining The Hague downstairs will be Seattle favorites, The Horde and The Harem, along with Symmetry/Symmetry, Violet Isle, Sara Jackson-Holman, and Mnemonic Sounds.

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36 Responses to Win Tickets: PDX Bridge Festival Closing Party | 13 Bands, Circus Acts

  1. Lindsay August 3, 2011 at 16:27 #

    I want to go see all of these bands soooooooooooo bad!!!

  2. Tyson C. August 3, 2011 at 16:48 #

    Would love to go and attend this closing party and see all the great bands! Plus Circus acts? That is just awesome.

  3. Dave August 3, 2011 at 16:57 #

    I’ve got a fresh deck and can deal 13 cards quicker than. . .

    Wait. . .

    Uh oh. . .

    Wrong Bridge. . .

    But, if I win free tickets, I’ll still bring the cards. . .

  4. AJ August 3, 2011 at 17:07 #

    This sounds like tons of fun! I need an event like this to cheer my boyfriend up. He is in a funk and needs to get out. Winning some tickets would make us both very happy!

  5. Letani August 3, 2011 at 17:30 #

    Serious Business and DJ Copy will be amazing – I’d love to be there on the dance floor to contribute some of my energy to this awesome festival!

  6. Leonard August 3, 2011 at 18:35 #

    Wanna go!

  7. TiffanyO August 3, 2011 at 18:41 #

    I’d like to attend because I’m my own circus act.

  8. Jacob August 3, 2011 at 19:02 #

    Reasons I want to go (from south to north): Sellwood, Ross Island, Marquam, Hawthorne, Morrison, Burnside, Steel, Broadway, St. Johns…

    This sounds like some amazing fun!

  9. Hannah August 3, 2011 at 19:09 #

    Meeeee pick meeeeeee!!

  10. Topher August 4, 2011 at 00:06 #

    This sounds amazing! I have never seen a show at the Crystal. It would also be great to see some local bands. I hope I win

  11. Barbara August 4, 2011 at 10:48 #

    Oh this looks fantastic! I would love to go and celebrate at my new favorite “festival” !

  12. Alec August 4, 2011 at 10:50 #

    Symmetry/Symmetry is the best. Would really like to see those guys

  13. birdonit August 4, 2011 at 11:32 #

    I heart bridges, and I want to celebrate!

  14. April August 4, 2011 at 16:26 #

    I’ve never been to the Crystal ballroom before and this sounds like it would be an amazing time.

  15. James August 4, 2011 at 16:43 #

    Is this like a “bridge loan” provided by PDX Pipeline? If so, I would truly like to submit my application. Thanks!

  16. Ben August 4, 2011 at 16:53 #

    Circuses are one of those things in life that give me the heeby jeebies. I love that vibration in my brain but it is so rare.

  17. lisa scarpelli August 4, 2011 at 17:01 #

    I love music. I love The C Ballroom. I love *you*, PDX Pipeline…..and I would love to win these tickets. :)

  18. Am August 4, 2011 at 17:06 #

    Ok, just in case you pick me….. THANK YOU!

    PDX Pipeline is the BEST!

  19. kyle August 4, 2011 at 17:24 #

    I just got laid off. THIS would cheer me UP!

  20. Cathryn August 4, 2011 at 17:30 #

    I would love to attend and join the celebration! All those bands, all the fun, all that dancing. I love the dancing and being a part of the crowd! A-S-E-S-O-M-E!

  21. Jasmine Brown August 4, 2011 at 17:31 #

    I would LOVE to go see this! we are saving up for our wedding and haven’t done anything that costs extra $$ in a long time. This would be so fun!

  22. Ian August 4, 2011 at 18:18 #

    rock, tango, hip hop all in one night, I would be so happy to get to go to this event, plus I love the venue!!

  23. Brian August 4, 2011 at 19:14 #

    Yes please!

  24. Laura Van Tuyl August 4, 2011 at 19:39 #

    I would love to go and take one of my 5 grandkids with me. What an experience! Fun on the bridge!
    A day on the bridge
    With Mimi, not Midge.
    What fun we will have all day
    So, please, tickets if I may?

  25. Briana August 4, 2011 at 20:31 #

    This sounds rad!

  26. Kacie August 4, 2011 at 23:37 #

    Music, fun, and a great venue.

    Sounds like a great August weekend, especially with it being my last before I go back to school!

  27. chris August 5, 2011 at 00:40 #

    love the crystal, love portland, love the bridges, would love to see these local bands, talent and amazing circus to bring it all together into one event. This sounds fantastic.

  28. Kymbo August 5, 2011 at 00:40 #

    Well Portland Oregon and sloe gin fizz
    If that ain’t love then tell me what is uh huh, uh huh.
    Well I lost my heart it didn’t take me no time
    That ain’t all I lost my mind in Oregon.

  29. Jen August 5, 2011 at 00:55 #

    Yay Closing Party! Went to the kick-off party, going to Brunch on the Bridge… and too short on funds in the old bank account to buy tickets for this, but I’d love to round out my first PDX Bridge Festival with all three events!

  30. Myla August 5, 2011 at 09:22 #

    Sounds like so much fun! I will dance, I should win!

  31. Tonia August 5, 2011 at 10:29 #

    Experiencing the Crystal Ballroom is like performing in a circus act!

  32. Kimberly August 5, 2011 at 10:43 #

    Since i have my own business, I can stay out late…I can be your ‘closer’. heheheh

  33. jules August 5, 2011 at 12:57 #

    what a line up, looks like it will be a great party!

  34. Michelle B August 5, 2011 at 14:54 #

    Pick me! Pick me!

  35. Krystal August 5, 2011 at 15:56 #

    Bridges make it so your feet dont get wet. Three cheers for bridges

  36. Mackenzie August 5, 2011 at 18:33 #

    I have some aussie friends in town and want to show them what great music and music venues exist in Pdx! They MUST bounce on the bouncy floor! Whattyasay?

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