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Drawn – The Art Of Ascent Film & Book Premier @ Aladdin Theater | w/ Jeremy Collins, Live Art & Immersive Dance,Multimedia Storytelling

April 18 @ Aladdin Theater – Brought to you by KEEN, this is a night to not miss as artist and climber Jeremy Collins is bringing his one of a kind film, live art and newest book to Portland for a special debut. The night will include the creation of a one of a kind original art piece live on stage, a book signing and Portland’s debut of the award winning film. Additionally, meet some of the DRAWN team including producer and director of photography James Q Martin.

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2015 NBA Playoffs: Watch Trail Blazers Vs Memphis in Portland | Food & Drink Specials

The 2015 Playoffs start this weekend and the Portland Trail Blazers will take on the Memphis Grizzlies. The first game is Sunday at 5PM PST. You can watch all the games and enjoy great food and drink specials at the bars below. ——————– Portland Trail Blazers vs  Memphis Grizzlies Schedule: Game 1: Portland @ Memphis […]

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Portland in the News: Walking Faster Could Save Your Life; Hopping on the Marijuana Band Wagon & More! | April 16, 2015

Feeling the itch to travel? How about Reykjavik or Mexico?! PDX is adding more international non-stop destinations including Frankfurt, Iceland and 3 in Mexico. Eager travelers can already fly nonstop to Tokyo, Amsterdam and 2 stops in Canada. The City’s newest venue in SE Portland, Revolution Hall, has held many titles in the past 100 […]

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Win Portland Tickets from PDX Pipeline

Win Portland Tickets ($800+): KPSU Kruise, Modern Home Tour, 80s Video Dance Attack & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Rob Bell & Pete Holmes, Reimagining the Dream, 80s Video Dance Attack Anniversary & more.

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Win Tickets ($40): Polaris @ Aladdin Theater | Alternative Rock, Indie Rock, Jangle Pop

April 23 @ Aladdin Theater – Polaris is the house band for The Adventures of Pete & Pete. Muggy, Jersey, and Harris Polaris. They open every show and perform much of the music heard in each episode. They made a record, made t shirts, appeared on a cereal box, but they never played a show. Never. That all changed last year in Hollywood. Polaris headlined the Pete and Pete reunion show at the majestic Orpheum Theater and sold it out. The people had waited long enough. They waited for October and now it’s here. The Polaris lads are about to do their first ever tour!

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Win Tickets ($70): Rob Bell & Pete Holmes: Together At Last @ Aladdin Theater | Religious Author & Comedian

April 19 @ Aladdin Theater – Join Pete Holmes and Rob Bell on their Together at Last tour as they explore all this and more – because once you’re laughing in the face of the infinite, everything else is just way more interesting…

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2015 Plucky Maidens Spring Junk Fest! @ Eugene’s Irving Grange | Rare & Vintage Finds, 40+ Vendors, Live Music, Treats From Mad Batters

April 25 @ Irving Grange – For the first time, we will be bringing our festive and fabulous VINTAGE event to Eugene, Oregon!

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Chanticleer’s “The Gypsy in My Soul” @ Kaul Auditorium | 12 Man Choir, Renaissance, Jazz, Gospel, New Music

April 24 @ Kaul Auditorium – Chanticleer is known for the seamless blend of its twelve male voices ranging from countertenor to bass and its original interpretations of vocal literature, from Renaissance to jazz, and from gospel to venturesome new music.

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Win Tickets ($20): Havana Nights Salsa Dance with Cuban Orchestra Melao de Cuba @ Mississippi Pizza Club | Dance Lesson, AfroCuban Salsa Latin Jazz

April 17 @ Mississippi Pizza Pub – Melao de Cuba 100% Salsa Orchestra is a salsa band with a fierce horn section!!

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Win Tickets ($22): ‘Can’t Stand Losing You: Surviving The Police’ Documentary @ Regal Fox Tower Stadium 10 | Based on Guitarist Andy Summers’ Memoir

April 17-23 @ Regal Fox Tower Stadium 10 – Based on the memoir, One Train Later, by guitarist Andy Summers, Can’t Stand Losing You tells of the rise of The Police. From chance encounters with Copeland and Sting, through the band’s break up, Summers shares photos and memories as they prepare for a reunion.

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It’s Passport to Columbia Gorge Food & Wine Weekend! | Experience “A World of Wine in 40 Miles,” 24 Participating Wineries

April 18-19 @ 24 Gorge Wineries – With so much diversity of climate and soil, the Gorge has the ability to grow many unique varietals, from the familiar to some of which you’ve probably never heard of.

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2015 Festival of Angels Expo is This Weekend @ Clark County Event Center | Inspirational Workshops, Music, Live Entertainment & More!

April 18-19 @ Clark County Event Center – The Festival of Angels Expo has been designed to bring people together representing the many realms of the winged ones, including angels, archangels, the faerie realm and others in their products, services, performances, music, talents, dances, presentations to provide a joyous, fun and empowering celebration.

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Win Tickets ($80): Portland Modern Home Tour | 8 Beautiful Modern Homes, Self-Guided Architecture Tour, Promo / Discount Code

April 25 – The Fourth Annual Portland Modern Home Tour will give residents the rare opportunity to explore eight incredible modern homes in the City of Roses. Tour-goers will meet the local architects behind the designs.

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Win Tickets ($70): Stumptown Stages Presents World Premiere Musical Soul Harmony @ Brunish Theater | Inspired by The Deborah Chessler Story

APril 16- May 3 @ Brunish Theater – The creators of Stumptown Stages’ It’s A Wonderful Life, bring this unforgettable musical to stage! In the late 40s an unlikely partnership between a young Jewish woman and a dynamic black male vocal group gave birth to a new genre of music that would ignite a generation, R&B! Soul Harmony reveals their rise to music nobility and the role they and their music played in challenging segregation in the south.

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Run Like a Mother - Portland

Portland Mother’s Day 2015 Run Like a Mother 5K & Kids Race | Tigard’s Cook Park, Benefit for Northwest Mother’s Milk Bank

May 10 @ Cook Park – National organization Run Like A Mother® announces its 2015 5K race in Portland. Runners will experience a scenic closed course run in beautiful Cook Park in Tigard on Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 10. Participants, along with family and friends, will enjoy a post-race party featuring live entertainment.

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Win Tickets ($80): CthulhuCon PDX 2015 @ Crowne Plaza Portland Downtown | Gaming, Panels, Author Readings, Art, Vendors & More!

April 25-26 @ Crown Plaza – Celebrate Lovecraft’s 125th Birthday year with two days of Lovecraftian gaming, panel discussions, author readings, art show, artist events, vendors, movies, live performances, and other hijinks that humans were not meant to enjoy. CthulhuCon PDX is a convention-style event, held April 25-26, 2015 at the beautiful Crowne Plaza Portland Downtown (near the Convention Center).

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2015 Portland Cinco de Mayo 10K & 5K Run | w/ Terrapin Events, Food, Beer, Mariachi Music & More!

May 3 @ Pioneer Courthouse Square – The Cinco de Mayo race, now in its 12th year, has become a must-do, super fun spring tradition. This urban 5k and 10k race with flat and fast courses, starts and finishes at Pioneer Square and runs on the streets of downtown Portland.

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Portland Chamber Orchestra Presents “Spring Swing” @ Agnes Flanagan Chapel, Lewis & Clark College | Aaron Meyer, Samuel Barber, Cappella Nova Choir & More!

April 25-26 @ Lewis & Clark College – Maestro Yaacov Bergman leads “the intimate symphony with infinite imagination” on their innovative presentation of All American music at Lewis & Clark College. The concerts will feature rock violinist and composer, Aaron Meyer and jazz guitarist, Tim Ellis. Soprano Nicole Greenidge Joseph sings Samuel Barber’s Magical Song Cycle, “Knoxville, Summer of 1915” and selections from Bernstein’s West Side Story. She is joined by Portland Tenor, Brian Tierney and the Lewis & Clark College Cappella Nova Choir, directed by Katherine Fitzgibbon.

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Find Your Furever Friend This Spring! Save 25% Off Adoptions at Multnomah County Animal Services During the Month of April!

April 1-30 @ Multnomah County Animal Services – As the only *open door* shelter in Portland, Multnomah County Animal Services accepts all lost, stray, and abandoned animals from Multnomah County. We never pick and choose based on breed, health or temperament and our adoptable animals are 100% local.

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Win Tickets: Yamn w/Yak Attack @ The Goodfoot | Livetronica, Power Rock, House, Breakbeat, Jazz & Funk

April 18 @ The Goodfoot – More than 100,000 road miles after the original members met in cold and snowy Breckenridge, Colo., trance-fusion-dance band Yamn continues hurtling toward their evolving vision. As their dedication, virtuosity and pure enjoyment propels them through music scenes across the United States, Yamn’s focus remains on the here and now of the live performance. Progressive livetronica and free-flowing power rock await you!

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Win Tickets ($30): Portland Playback Theater Presents Damn I Hate You: Stories of Resentment and Grudges @ Hipbone Studio | Bring Your Best Grudge to Share

April 18 @ Hipbone Studio – From the Capulets and Montagues to your co-workers who glare at each other every time they pass by, feelings of resentment and the holding of grudges is as old as history itself. Sometimes they are funny, sometimes they are serious and always they are important to the persons involved.

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Tommy Davidson @ Helium Comedy Club

Tommy Davidson @ Helium Comedy Club | “In Living Color,” “MADtv”

April 16-18 @ Helium Comedy Club – Tommy Davidson’s exceptional range from stand-up comedy and acting to versatile music ability have earned him a reputation as an extraordinary performer. Best known as one of the original stars of the hit television show “In Living Color.” He has also appeared on “MADtv,” “The Proud Family,” and on “Black Dynamite.” Tommy also hosted the “Comedy All-Star” series and can currently be seen as host of “Gotham Comedy Live!”

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Southeast Grind’s 6th Birthday Party | $1 Lattes & $1 Chais All Day, Cupcakes

April 19 @ Southeast Grind -$1 Lattes & $1 Chais all day Sunday April 19! Join us to enjoy a cup and partake in the festivities. We’ll have an interactive art project, photo booth and of course no birthday party would be complete without cupcakes!

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Juno What?! w/ DJ Weather @ The Goodfoot | Dance, Funk & Pop

April 16 @ The Goodfoot – Juno What?! is a shameless dance party based in the music mecca of Denver, CO. This powerhouse delivers a deeply satisfying mix of live electro-funk and high-energy disco booty jams. The band formed in 2008 as an outlet for Joey Porter’s organic-meets-electronic dance compositions and since then has released three independent albums (Late Night, Shameless, and Late Night Live). Touring regularly since 2009, JW?! has shared the stage with funk luminaries The Ohio Players, Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe, The Pimps of Joytime, Lettuce, and Bernie Worrell. Juno What?! audiences are treated to a band that appreciates both the classic pedigree of vintage vinyl dance cuts as well as futuristic sternum-bumping anthems.

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GlamHer 2015 Bradley Angle Benefit @ The Nines Hotel | Mingle w/ Portland’s Most Notable Drag Queens, Auction, Wine & Food

May 7 @ The Nines – GlamHer is Bradley Angle’s signature celebration. This sassy, stylish affair offers guests the opportunity to mingle, taste wine and food from around the Pacific Northwest, photo ops with some of Portland’s most notable drag queens, and bid on fantastic auction packages to support survivors of domestic violence.

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Win Tickets ($100): 10th Anniversary Party! 80s Video Dance Attack @ Crystal Ballroom | MTV Hits, Video Projections, Dancing

April 17 @ Crystal Ballroom – Come celebrate 10 years of 80s Video Dance Attack with us on Friday, April 17th in the Crystal Ballroom! Lots of surprises in store for this super-sized celebration!!

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2015 Astoria Warrenton Crab, Seafood and Wine Festival | Coastal Cuisine, Arts, Crafts, Wine Tasting & More!

April 24-26 @ Clatsop County Fairgrounds – We invite you to join us at the 33rd Annual Astoria Warrenton Crab, Seafood & Wine Festival to enjoy great coastal cuisine, arts and crafts, wine tasting and more!

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Win Tickets ($44): Soul’d Out Music Festival Presents Allen Stone w/ Lilla & Just People @ Roseland Theater | American Soul, Rock

April 19 @ Roseland Theater – In the past two years, Allen Stone has gone from being a soul singer from Chewelah, WA to selling out venues where the audience is bigger than his hometown’s entire population – and it blows his mind. “Basically my job is to throw a party for people every night when we’re on tour,” he says with a sense of wonder.

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Win Tickets ($30): Two Gallants @ Aladdin Theater | Rock & Roll, w/ Will Sprott

April 16 @ Aladdin Theater – On February 3rd, the San Francisco based guitar-drum duo Two Gallants released their 5th studio album, We Are Undone, on ATO Records. While singer and guitarist Adam Stephens and drummer Tyson Vogel have stayed true to the two-person format since their acclaimed 2004 debut, The Throes, their sound has evolved considerably over the intervening years.

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Win Tickets ($40): Soul’d Out Music Festival Presents Goapele @ Star Theater | w/ Coco Columbia

April 15 @ Star Theater – Seamlessly blending genres while refusing to be limited by the “neo-soul” tag, the eloquent singer/songwriter completed her first release Closer in 2001 and never looked back. Embraced from the beginning by critics and fans alike, Goapele craved the perfect niche for herself as she created music that fused jazz, soul and hip-hop with her own beautiful poetry.

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Win Tickets ($70): Wishbone Ash @ Aladdin Theater | Rock

April 11 @ Aladdin Theater – Wishbone Ash, one of the most influential guitar bands in the history of rock, returns to these shores in April 2015 for the first leg of their Pilgrimage North America Tour.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($700+): Gorge Artists Studio Tour, Wine & Cheese Tasting, Oregon Ghost Conference, Auto Swap Meet & More! | April 9-12, 2015

The weekend is back and the skies are clearing up! It’s another lovely weekend to head to the Wooden Shoe Tulip Festival. Push yourself to your limit w/ Escapism! Stop by A-WOL Dance Collective’s new space for Closed Doors. Tonight, Bridge & Burn is hosting a FREE launch party. Oregon Ghost Conference opens tomorrow and the Auto Swap Meet Opens today.

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Cancelled: Red Star Tavern’s Noble Experiment: Death & Taxes | Celebrate the End of Tax Season w/ Craft Cocktails, Beer, Snacks & Music by Amorous

April 17 @ Red Star Tavern – Join Red Star Tavern and The Noble Experiment to celebrate the end of tax season. New-found funds? Awesome, let’s celebrate! Had to pay this year? Let us help you drown your sorrows.

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