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Win Tickets ($60) Game of Thrones Actor Jason Momoa is on His Way to the Portland Film Festival on Labor Day Weekend | DSLR Discussion, Road to Paloma Screening

Jason Momoa, best known for his role as Khal Drogo on HBO’s Game of Thrones, is coming to Portland. The actor made his directorial debut this year with Road to Paloma, a film about a Native American on the run after avenging his mother’s murder. Momoa’s film will be closing out the 2014 Portland Film Festival with back to back screenings onMonday, September 1 at the Mission Theater.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Ticket Giveaways ($1,100+): Tequila Fest, Savor the Pearl, Pink Martini, Jade Night Market & More! | August 21-24, 2014

Summer is winding down but there’s still time to have some fun! This is AWOL’s final weekend of of Art in the Dark + you can try all sorts of delicious samples in the Pearl while helping fight Cystic Fibrosis at Savor the Pearl. Tequila Fest PDX is bringing dozens of tequila varieties from around the world to Portland and this is your last chance to tour this year’s Street of Dreams. The Rose City Rollers battle our Rat City nemesis from the north and Portland favorites Pink Martini are closing out the Oregon Zoo Concerts with a bang!

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Win Portland Tickets ($1,100+): Tequila Fest, Brunch, Oktoberfest & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including to the Mt Angel Oktoberfest, Portland Film Festival, Tequila Fest 2014 & more.

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2014 SE Portland Sunday Parkways Info: Schedule, Route Map, Pictures | Laurelhurst, Colonel Summers, Ivon Parks & More!

Sunday Parkways continues for the 2014 season on August 24. Highs are expected to be in the upper 80s, so there’ll be lots of people out. Even if you don’t bike, you can walk and enjoy the activities, parks, and closed off streets.

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Win Tickets ($30): The Skatalites @ Bossanova Ballroom | Jamaican, Ska, Boogie-woogie Blues, Jazz, w/ World’s Finest, The Sentiments + The Disliked

The Skatalites are a Jamaican music group that played a major role in popularising ska, the first truly Jamaican music created by fusing boogie-woogie blues, rhythm and blues, jazz, mento, calypso, and African rhythms.

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Camp Namanu’s 90th Anniversary Celebration

Camp Namanu’s 90th Anniversary Celebration | Swimming, Archery, Music, Raffle, Prizes, Food Carts, Ninkasi Beer + Wine

Are you interested in a great day outdoors to spend with friends and family? Camp Namanu, one of Oregon’s most beautiful treasures, is celebrating 90 years of serving kids from all over the world. On Saturday, September 6th, Camp Fire will host a big celebration to commemorate the anniversary with a day at camp – filled with camp activities, live music, adult beverages, and great food.

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Portland 2014 Sauvie Island Harvest Festival @ Bella Organic & Pumpkin Farm | Organic Produce, Live Music, Animals, Wine/Cider/Brew Tastings, Hay Rides

The farm is the place for families to meet, share the bounty, enjoy nature and yes, listen to local sounds by local artists.

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Win Tickets ($110): 2014 Downtown Portland Summer Outdoor Film Series: Top Down Rooftop Cinema 2014 Season Wraps Up w/ The King of Comedy | Movies, Music, Food & Drinks

Join us atop the Hotel deLuxe’s parking structure at SW 15th and Yamhill for our 10th annual program of cinema under the stars. Doors open at 7 PM with food and beverages available for purchase from Gracie’s Restaurant, Sierra Nevada Brewing Company, and Honest Tea. The music begins at 8 PM, and the films begin around dusk.

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Win Tickets ($56): Rose City Rollers vs. Rat City | Wheels of Justics vs. All-Stars & Axels of Annihilation vs. Rain of Terror

This is sure to be a game to remember! Don’t miss the Wheels of Justice when they take on the Rat City All-Stars from Seattle & the Axles of Annihilation when they battle Rat City’s Rain of Terror.

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Portland’s Jade District International Night Market | Free, Entertainment, Beer & Wine Garden, Crafters, Shopping

The Night Market will feature a variety of vendors representing the international community that exists in the Jade, as well as many crafters and food vendors found at the many street fairs around the city.

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Win Tickets ($36): The Hope Revolution Tour @ Alhambra Theatre | w/ Hawthorne Heights & Red Jumpsuit Apparatus

Hawthorne Heights celebrate the 10th Anniversary of their breakout album “The Silence In Black And White” by performing the album in its entirety.

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Win Tickets ($40): ANDAZ @ Analog Theater | A Bhangra/Bollywood Dance Party w/ Hosts & Resident DJs Anjali & The Incredible Kid

ANDAZ is not only the longest-running Desi party on the West Coast, it is the longest-running Desi party West of the Hudson river.

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2014 Portland Spirit Friday Early Escape Summer Concerts Cruise | Full-service Bar, Music, Amazing Views

Start the weekend early! A one of a kind summer concert cruise series featuring a different local band every week!

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Win Tickets ($40): Resurrection: The Brunchening @ Doug Fir Lounge | Food, Comedy & Hangover Demolition

The perfect “hair of the dog” show debuting at Doug Fir for you, those weary night warriors who work and play the evenings away.

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2014 PDX Street of Dreams | The Latest in Building Tech & Design in 5 Amazing Homes

The Street of Dreams will feature five, unique homes showcasing the latest in home building design and technology, ranging in price from $800,000 to $1.3 million dollars.

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Win Tickets: Earphunk w/ Naive Melodies (Talking Heads Tribute) @ Goodfoot | Southern Jam Band

What a fantastic double bill! We are excited to bring together New Orleans’ Earphunk with Arcata’s Talking Heads Tribute, Naive Melodies!

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Win Festival Passes ($50): 2014 Mount Angel Oktoberfest | Oregon’s Favorite Biergarten, Sausage, Alpenhorns, Car Show, Bavarian Band

A Great Bavarian style party as well as a huge fundraiser, the Oktoberfest is still going strong, carrying with it the quality, warmth and fun of a community effort unparalleled in the Northwest. Oktoberfest kicks off with a traditional German Webertanz (May pole dance) performed by Mount Angel school children at noon each day.

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Win Tickets ($70): Slint @ Crystal Ballroom | w/ Tropical Trash, Post Rock, Post Hardcore

Slint began in 1986. Before that, drummer Britt Walford, guitarist David Pajo, guitarist/vocalist Brian McMahan, and original bassist Ethan Buckler had played together in various bands within the tight-knit Louisville punk scene.

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2014 Downtown Portland Summer Outdoor Film Series: Top Down Rooftop Cinema is Back Thursday w/ Edward Scissorhands | Movies, Music, Food & Drinks

Join us atop the Hotel deLuxe’s parking structure at SW 15th and Yamhill for our 10th annual program of cinema under the stars. This week: Edward Sissorhands

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Shafty Breast Cancer Benefit Show @ Goodfoot | Portland’s Tribute to Phish

While Shafty (Portland’s Tribute to Phish) is doing a Wednesday residency at the Goodfoot, they have decided to create a special event out of one of those nights to create the HELPING FRIENDLY BENEFIT! Dear friend and long-time Phish/Shafty fan, Danile Woody, is currently battling breast cancer (and kicking its tail), and we are wanting to help her (and her husband Chris) financially during these tough times.

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Win Tickets ($40): Portland Tequila Fest 2014 | The “10 Most Popular Tequila Cocktails,” Varieties from Around the World

The 1st Annual TEQUILA FEST event is an opportunity to taste a wide variety of Tequilas from around the world; Blancos, Reposados, Anejos and Extra Anejos will be available for tasting. Attendees will also have the opportunity to taste a unique cocktail from the “Ten most popular Tequila Cocktails”.

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Free Comedy Night @ The Eastburn | It’s Gonna Be Okay, FREE, Twice Monthly Stand Up, Hosted by Barbara Holm, Skeeball, Prizes

It’s Gonna Be Okay is free recurring stand up comedy show that happens twice a month on the first and third Mondays. The show showcases the best comedians in Portland along with some traveling national comics.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Ticket Giveaways ($950+): Hawthorne Street Fair, Deschutes Salute to Summer Party, John Oliver Tickets & More! | August 14-17, 2014

The weekend is finally here. There’s plenty to do to get outside this weekend such as Art in the Dark Aerial Dancing or Street of Dreams House Tour. Back Fence PDX is back with BLINDSIDED & Russian Roulette . Try Vegan Week wraps up Saturday with the Prom & Portland’s longest running street fair Hawthorne Street Fair is Sunday. Wherever you go, remember to take New Seasons with you and enter their selfie contest!

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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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2014 Hood River County Sensational Summer Fruit Celebration | Fresh Peaches, Apples, Berries, Milkshakes, Pies & More!

Summer fruits are in abundance this time of year in spectacular Hood River County, OR. That means it’s time for our second big event of the season, the Sensational Summer Fruit Celebration on August 15-17.

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Win Tickets ($40): Bridgetown Comedy Festival + The Mercury Present Emo Phillips @ Bossanova Ballroom | “The Best Joke Writer in America”

Bridgetown will offer a series of shows throughout the year leading up to the festival with some of its favorite artists opening with comedy legend Emo Phillips.

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Southern Culture on the Skids

Win Tickets ($40): Southern Culture on the Skids @ Aladdin Theater | Americana, Surf, R&B, Rockabilly

Long the bards of downward mobility, Southern Culture on the Skids have always embodied a sleazy, raucous, good-natured, good-time take on the culture of the South. Recently described by Dwight Yoakam (in Filter) as “really on the outside, like Dick Dale meets Hank Thompson,” SCOTS have mixed high and low culture for decades, endlessly touring, serving up moonshine martinis and poultry picking for fans everywhere.

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New Seasons Market 2014 Summer Selfies Instagram Contest | Win a Stay at Sakura Ridge Resort + Gift Cards

Bringing us along on your summer adventure? Enter our Instagram contest and you could win a lot more than Internet kudos.

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Win Tickets ($34): The Parson Red Heads present: Songs from Laurel Canyon @ Crystal Ballroom | w/ Scott McCaughey (of The Minus 5), Eric D. Johnson & more!

A multi-set performance featuring the bands favorite songs from the Laurel Canyon music scene in the 60′s & 70′s, along with songs from Parson’s own catalog of original music

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2014 Hawthorne Street Fair in SE Portland | Beer Garden, Longest Running Street Fair in PDX, Live Music, Vehicle Free & More!

Come visit Portland’s original “shop local” district and explore over a hundred businesses dedicated to community involvement and making the area a desirable place to live, work, and shop. The street fair happens every year in August, mark your calendars and plan to visit us that weekend.

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Santa Fe Taqueria 23rd Avenue Cruise In | Cars, Motorcycles, Vintage & Collectible, Custom Rides

Calling all cars and motorcycles classic, collectible. Custom or cool. Come join car and motorcycle enthusiasts along Northwest 23rd Avenue at Santa Fe Taqueria.

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Win Tickets: Eldridge Gravy & The Court Supreme @ The Goodfoot | Funk, Rock, Dance

Eldridge Gravy & The Court Supreme is a funk juggernaut. Backed by the hot, gritty orchestration of the 13 member Court Supreme, front man Eldridge Gravy easily works dance floors to a fever pitch with his full-bore performance and smooth rapport with the audience.

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