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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,200+): Cruises, Shakespeare, Farm Dinners, Outdoor Music & More! | July 30-August 2, 2015

Hello Portland! The weekend is here! There’s plenty of ways to beat the heat. Floater is at Crystal Ballroom, and  Grammy Winners Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell are at the Zoo this weekend. Today is Last Thursday on Alberta. Stay cool at Ball Gowns to Bloomers, Adobe Photo Jam  or Ripley’s Believe it or Not. Or […]

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Win Portland Tickets ($1,200+): CannaGrow Expo, Floater, Sunsets in the Garden & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Floater, EmmyLou Harris & Rodney Crowell, CannaGrow Expo & more. FREE PORTLAND: We give out 100s of $$$ in free tickets every week including to many of the top music and art venues in Portland. Join our email list if you like […]

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Win Tickets ($79): Grammy Winners Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts | Folk, Country, Rock

July 31 @ Oregon Zoo – A 13-time Grammy winner and Billboard Century Award recipient, Emmylou Harris’ contribution as a singer and songwriter spans 40 years. She has recorded more than 25 albums and has lent her talents to countless fellow artists’ recordings. In recognition of her remarkable career, Harris was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2008.

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Many Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,300): World Naked Bike Ride, 90s Dance Cruise, B-52s & More! | June 25-28, 2015

The weekend is here and the HEAT is ON! Too hot for clothes?, How about hopping on the World Naked Bike Ride on Saturday? Stay cool on Portland Spirit’s Totally 90s Dance Cruise or Radical 80s Dance Cruise. Sip cooling Sangria at Hip Chicks Do Wine, The B-52s are at Oregon Zoo this weekend and today is Last Thursday!

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Sweet Harmony Soul @ Oregon Summer Zoo Concerts | Featuring Grammy Winner Mavis Staples, Patty Griffin & Amy Helm & The Handsome Strangers

July 25 @ Oregon Zoo – American Kid, Patty Griffin’s seventh album, is her first album of mainly new material since Children Running Through in 2007. In between, she made the Grammy Award-winning Downtown Church (2010), her version of classic gospel (though it featured three original songs). She also became a member of Band of Joy, the group in which leader Robert Plant and his cohorts meld British and American folk, rock and spiritual music.

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Grammy Winner Bruce Hornsby & The Noisemakers @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts | Rock, Jazz, Bluegrass, Blues

July 24 @ Oregon Zoo – Almost three decades after winning a Grammy for Best New Artist and launching one of contemporary music’s most diverse careers, Bruce Hornsby still makes joyful noise as he discovers clever and expansive ways to chronicle dynamic musical snapshots of his often generously collaborative journey.

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Grammy Award Winners Indigo Girls @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts | American Folk Rock w/ Caroline Aiken

July 11 @ Oregon Zoo – Decades into their career, the Indigo Girls still amaze conventional pundits with their ability to grow and thrive no matter what the state of the music industry is at any given point. Saliers and Ray began performing together in high school, transferred their honest, urgent performing style onto the stages of countless small clubs, then saw their public profile take off with the 1989 release of their self-titled breakthrough (an album that included the first hit, “Closer To Fine,” and went on to win Best Contemporary Folk Recording at the 1990 Grammys).

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The B-52’s @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts | New Wave Pop Rock

June 27 @ Oregon Zoo – It is well known that the B-52s are the World’s Greatest Party Band. And thirty years and over twenty million albums into their career, there can be no doubt as to why The B-52s remain among the most beloved rock stars ever. Any mystery concerning the longevity and ongoing appeal of the band is immediately solved when exposed to a unique B-52s concert experience. From the timeless gems of “Rock Lobster,” “Planet Claire” and “Private Idaho” to the more recent classics “Channel Z,” “Love Shack” and “Roam”, the B-52s’ unforgettable dance-rock tunes start a party every time their music begins.

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Win Portland Tickets ($950+): Pink Martini, Scavenger Hunt, Art in the Dark & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including to the Pink Martini, Back Fence PDX, Art in the Dark 2014 & more.

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Win Tickets ($68): Pink Martini @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts | Jazz, Latin, Classical

Pink Martini’s debut album Sympathique was released independently in 1997 on the band’s own label Heinz Records and quickly became an international phenomenon, garnering the group nominations for “Song of the Year” and “Best New Artist” in France’s Victoires de la Musique Awards in 2000.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($850+): Portland Fashion Week, Cider Festival, Trail Blazers & More! | April 24-27, 2014

The weekend is finally here and the Blazers are back in town! If you can’t make the big game, check out our list of great bars to watch the playoffs. This is your final weekend to enjoy Smash Putt Mini Golf and see OBT’s principal dancer Alison Roper.

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2014 Oregon Zoo Summer Concert Series | Tickets On-Sale April 25, Tori Amos, Pat Benatar, Rick Springfield

Merle Haggard is your favorite country singer’s favorite singer, a certified legend in a world where the word is overused, and he’ll be at the Oregon Zoo June 21, kicking off a summer’s worth of fantastic music.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Ticket Giveaways ($1,050+): Vans Warped Tour, Fathers Day, Pride Weekend | June 13-16, 2013

The weekend is here and there is plenty to do from Pride Weekend to Cider Summit NW, as well as Vans Warped Tour, Portland Dining month and Fathers Day Events!

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Ticket Giveaways ($800+): Naked Bike Ride, Portland Beer Week, Rose City Rollers | June 6-9, 2013

The weekend is here and there is plenty to do from the Naked Bike Ride to the Rye Beer Festival, as well as the Rose City Rollers Season 8 Championship, Portland’s Funniest Person Contest and Portland Beer Week!

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MANY Portland Weekend Events + $1,000 in Ticket Giveaways! | Museum by Moonlight, Men’s Roller Derby, Just Funk ‘N Dance

The weekend is here and there is plenty to do from the Portland Rose Festival to Museum by Moonlight, as well as the Men’s Roller Derby, Ithaka at Artists Repertory Theatre and the Just Funk ‘N Dance PSU dance party!

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Win Portland Tickets ($1,000+): Counting Crows w/ The Wallflowers, Randy Newman, Wine Tasting & More

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including the Counting Crows w/ The Wallflowers, Randy Newman, wine tasting & more!

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MANY Portland Memorial Day Weekend Events + $1,000+ in Ticket Giveaways! | Portland Rose Festival, Bearded Lady Competition, Memorial Day Wine Tasting

The weekend is here and there is plenty to do from the Portland Rose Festival to the Multnomah County Fair, as well as the Beautiful Bearded Lady Competition, Memorial Day wine tasting and the Compound Fracture Movie Tour!

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2013 Oregon Zoo Summer Concert Series

2013 Oregon Zoo Summer Concert Series | Tickets On-Sale April 26, Weird Al, B-52s, Ziggy Marley

In 1979, the Oregon Zoo became the first in America to host a summer concert series. This year, Oregon’s premier outdoor concert series celebrates its 35th anniversary with another lineup of world-class artists from June to September. It wouldn’t be summer in Oregon without an evening of great music at the zoo.

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Grace Potter @ Oregon Zoo Summer Concerts

Win Tickets ($50): Grace Potter & The Nocturnals @ Oregon Zoo | Soulful, Blistering, Blues-Rock

We are giving away a pair of tickets to see Grace Potter & The Nocturnals on Thursday, July 19, 2012 at the Oregon Zoo. To win, comment on this post why you’d like to attend. Winner will be drawn and emailed Monday, July 16. FREE PORTLAND: We give out 100s of $$$ in free tickets […]

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Oregon Zoo Zoolights 2011

Portland Holiday Event: Oregon Zoo Zoolights 2011 Opens Friday | Over A Million Lights

The Oregon Zoo’s annual display of holiday lights, Zoolights, starts this Friday, November 25 and lasts through the New Year. Strolling around the zoo with a cup of hot chocolate and seeing over a million lights is the perfect way to get into the Portland holiday spirit. –––––––––––– From the Oregon Zoo Website: 2011 Oregon […]

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Samudra and mom

Video & Pictures: Oregon Zoo’s Samudra The Elephant Turns 3 Tomorrow

Samudra The Elephant Oregon Zoo | SW Portland –See more Portland videos here. —Add your videos to our vimeo group here. ————————————– Oregon Zoo Press Release:

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Aimee Mann @ Oregon Zoo

Win Tickets: Aimee Mann w/ The Weepies @ Oregon Zoo | Post-Pop, Organic Acoustic

Pipeline is giving away a pair of tickets to see Aimee Mann and The Weepies at the Oregon Zoo on Saturday, August 20. To win, comment on this post why you’d like to attend. Winner will be drawn and emailed on Friday, August 19. Reminder: We give out 100s of $$$ in free tickets every week including to many of […]

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Carolina Chocolate Drops @ Oregon Zoo

Win Tickets: The Carolina Chocolate Drops & The Be Good Tanyas @ Oregon Zoo | Old-Time String Band, Folk, Blues

Pipeline is giving away a pair of tickets to see The Carolina Chocolate Drops and The Be Good Tanyas on Friday, August 19 at the Oregon Zoo. To win, comment on this post why you’d like to attend. Winner will be drawn and emailed Monday, August 8. Reminder: We give out 100s of $$$ in free tickets every week including […]

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Win Tickets ($70): Portland Zoo Brew | Beers From 20+ Breweries

The party don’t stop and Pipeline is giving away tickets to another Portland beer party this weekend. We have two pairs of tickets to Friday’s Zoo Bew at the Oregon Zoo. To win, comment on this post why you would like to attend. Winner will be drawn and emailed on Friday morning, June 3. Related […]

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This Weekend: Elephantastic + Packy’s Birthday @ Oregon Zoo | Cake, Face Painting, Elephant-Sized Puzzle

From our friends at the Oregon Zoo: Elephantastic: Packy Birth Day Celebration Saturday, April 16 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. | Free w/ Zoo Admission Oregon Zoo 4001 SW Canyon Road www.oregonzoo.com The Oregon Zoo is throwing an elephant-sized party to celebrate the species that made it famous. Elephantastic, held each year on a weekend […]

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Portland New Years Event @ Oregon Zoo

2010 Portland New Years Event @ Oregon Zoo | Sleepover, Pizza, Crafts, Games, Movies

This week, we are ramping up our list of New Years parties and events in Portland. The Oregon Zoo has the first family friendly event we are adding. Looks like a lot more fun than however I spent my New Years as a kid. Might be more fun than how I spend them now. :) […]

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Thanksgiving Weekend @ Oregon Zoo | Beast Feast &

Thanksgiving Weekend @ Oregon Zoo: Beast Feast & Turkey Trot | November 25-28

Starting Thanksgiving Day, the Oregon Zoo will have “Beast Feast”, where you can watch animals “tear into” paper turkeys filled with treats. There is also a Turkey Trot run and Tot Trot for the kids. Related on Pipeline: 2010 Portland Thanksgiving Weekend Events: Parade, Shopping, Sales, Fairs, & More ———————————– From Oregon Zoo Press Release: ZOO'S […]

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Video: LeRoy Bell and His Only Friends + Oregon Zoo Concert | Wednesday Zoo Tunes

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ns57JD5kh4o] “A Change Is Coming” LeRoy Bell From our partners at Oregon Zoo: LeRoy Bell and His Only Friends August 11, Wednesday Zoo Tunes LeRoy Bell broke onto the music scene as a songwriter in the late 1970s, creating hits for stars like Elton John. Now, the soulful singer and talented multi-instrumentalist is known for […]

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Kid-Friendly Portland Halloween @ Oregon Zoo

This is the second great Portland Halloween event that is kid-friendly. The best thing is that the other one is at the Portland Children's Museum which is right by the zoo so you can hit both.  Also, that photo (by Mackenzie Reed) is awesome! Related Events from PDX Pipeline: 2009 Portland Halloween Parties, Events, Costumes, […]

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Portland Block Party From Multnomah County Library: August 8

Posted by Nathalie Weinstein There's no shushing at Central Library's Block Party There's only one place in town this weekend where you can learn how to juggle, listen to music, chow down on cupcakes, and even pet a few beetles. Funny enough, it's at Multnomah County's Central Library where a block party will be held […]

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Screening of Portland International Doc Challenge Short Films

Mark your calendars! This Wednesday, May 7, 2008 at 7 p.m., film lovers will gather at the Hollywood Theatre (4122 NE Sandy) to watch the premiere of eight short-format documentaries created by Portland filmmakers as part of this year's International Documentary Challenge. Two of these Portland entries were of the 14 films that were chosen […]

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