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Portland Walking Tours

Win Tickets ($30): Easter Weekend Walking Tour of Portland’s Sinful Past – Shanghaiers, Saloons & Skullduggery | Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin

As a nexus for labor and shipping in the Pacific Northwest, Portland often had the repute of a rugged, rough and tumble town, more than willing to allow the miners, loggers, and fishermen an opportunity to part with their hard earned cash in whatever debaucherous manner they chose.

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Win Tickets ($30): Smash Putt Wants You to Smash Balls w/ Mega Miniature Golf Apocalypse | Extended Through April, Mechanized Mayhem, VIP Lounges

Smash Putt! Mega Miniature Golf Apocalypse has extended it’s epic Portland smash down through the end of April! Now running every night Thursday through Sunday, you have ample chances to experience devious devices with wicked robotic brains engineered by crazed artists – miniature golf will never be the same again.

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13th Annual Celebration of Syrah

2014 Celebration of Syrah is this Weekend @ McMenamins! | Grand Tasting, Tour du Rhone Lunch, Gourmet Dinner, Silent Auction

This weekend’s Celebration of Syrah at McMenamins Edgefield features a Rhone White Reception and Gourmet Syrah Dinner on Friday evening, followed by a Tour du Rhone Lunch the next afternoon and, to cap it all off, our Grand Syrah Tasting and Benefit Silent Auction in the late afternoon.

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Smash Putt

Win Tickets ($30): Smash Some Balls w/ Smash Putt Mega Miniature Golf Apocalypse | Extended Through April, Mechanized Mayhem, VIP Lounges

Smash Putt! Mega Miniature Golf Apocalypse has extended it’s epic Portland smash down through the end of April! Now running every night Thursday through Sunday, you have ample chances to experience devious devices with wicked robotic brains engineered by crazed artists – miniature golf will never be the same again.

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Win Tickets ($30): Smash Putt Mega Miniature Golf Apocalypse | Extended Through April, Mechanized Mayhem, VIP Lounges

Smash Putt! Mega Miniature Golf Apocalypse has extended it’s epic Portland smash down through the end of April!

Now running every night Thursday through Sunday, you have ample chances to experience devious devices with wicked robotic brains engineered by crazed artists – miniature golf will never be the same again.

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Many Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($800+): Aziz Ansari, Helium Comedy Club, Embers 45th Anniversary, Better Living Show, Oregon Tulip Festival & More

The weekend is here and it’s your last chance to enjoy Portland Dining Month, so be sure to enter to win dinner for a year. There are many great events going on this weekend including Aziz Ansari, Kurt Braunohler at Helium, Embers 45th Anniversary, Better Living Show, Oregon Tulip Festival, theater, music, and much more.

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Win Portland Tickets from PDX Pipeline

Win Portland Tickets ($800+): Cocktail Demystified, Yoga, Bridges to Brews, HP Lovecraft Film Fest & More

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Cocktail Demystified, Yoga, Bridges to Brews, HP Lovecraft Film Fest & more.

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Oregon Tulip Festival Pictures & 2014 Events, Schedule, & Info | Wooden Shoe Tulip Farm, 1 Million Bulbs, 145,000 People

The 2014 Wooden Shoe Tulip Festival festival kicks off this weekend and runs throughout April. It’s just a 45 minute drive from Portland in Woodburn. There are over 1 million tulip bulbs as well as daffodils, with over 145,000 yearly visitors. The festival ends on May 4th, so enjoy it while you can.

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Win Tickets ($30): Cherry Royale @ Lola’s Room | Southern-bred, California-based Psychedelic Funk/Soul Band

Cherry Royale is a sonic blend of various musical backgrounds, tied together by a mutual, life-long love of music. In addition to years of cultivating their passion and craft, each member of the group brings to the table previous experience with widely respected, groundbreaking indie groups.

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Win Tickets ($24): Dylan Jakobsen (Seattle, Wa) @ Lola’s Room | Alternative Country, w/ Still Region, Medium Size Kids, Walter & The Conquerer, Matthew Hartman

Dylan Jakobsen is an Alternative Country artist from Seattle, WA. Over the past year and a half, he has been able to share the stage with national artists Lee Brice, The All-American Rejects, Boys Like Girls, The Maine, The Henningsens, Parachute, Lydia, etc., and been featured on multiple radio and television stations as well as in Alternative Press Magazine.

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Win Tickets ($20): The Seamonster Invades The Goodfoot | McTuff, F2D (Funky 2 Death) & Bucket Of Honey

Tonight we welcome the house musicians from the venerable Seattle house of jam, The Seamonster Lounge (please go there when in town–they are kindred souls). Headlining the evening is McTuff. Hammond organist Joe Doria brings together some of the best of the NW music scene to create a powerful and jaw-dropping funk and jazz sound like you’ve never heard

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The Embers Avenue

The Embers Avenue Celebrates 45 Years This Weekend! Performances, 80s-Top 40 + Latino Dance Nights & Karaoke

Some bars make it five years and others make it to a decade. Well, as of February, Embers has been around for 45 years!

We’re celebrating this mammoth achievement all weekend long!

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Sheppard @ Mission Theater

Win Tickets ($30): Sheppard @ Mission Theater | Indie Rock & Pop, Austrailian 6-piece

We are giving away a pair of tickets to Sheppard @ Mission Theater. Since touring to sold-out crowds in the US in 2012 – including a 1500 cap show at Portland’s famed Crystal Ballroom – Sheppard have played to audiences in the UK, USA, The Philippines, Europe, Thailand (alongside Jason Mraz, Pitbull and Owl City), South Africa (Oppikoppi Festival), and even India where they played the NH7 Weekend festival.

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Win Tickets ($20): Distillery Row Presents The Cocktail Demystified! @ Holocene | Taste Spirits, Learn How To Make Great Cocktails

What better way to learn to improve your cocktail game than to go straight to the source? Let the master craftsmen of Distillery Row show you how it’s done! After all, they make the spirits so they know how to best bring out the subtle nuances and bold flavors of their products in both simple and more complex concoctions. Let them help demystify your cocktail!

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FREE TICKETS: Kurt Braunohler @ Helium Comedy Club | Variety’s “Top 10 Comics to Watch”, Time Out NY’s “50 Funniest New Yorkers”

Kurt Braunohler is an “adult” male comedian, who enjoys skywriting jokes in the sky and altering greeting cards. Kurt was recently named one of Variety’s “Top 10 Comics to Watch” as well as Time Out NY’s “50 Funniest New Yorkers”. He was even named another “Comic to Watch” by Comedy Central and the New York Comedy Festival.

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Regis Caribbean Restaurant

Win Tickets ($20): Regis Caribbean Restaurant Food Tasting @ Tao Events Center | Food, Music, NE Portland

Don’t miss the Regis Caribbean restaurant food tasting! Come and early and sample delicious Caribbean food like jerk chicken, oxtail, fish stew, fried fish, rice and peas, fried plantain, curry chicken, jerk pork and more!

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Nomadic Soaking Tub Party @ The Colony

Saturday: Nomadic Soaking Tub Party @ The Colony in St Johns | Free, 6 Soaking Tubs, Raffle, Food, Drinks

This lively event will be free and opened to the public. BRING YOUR SWIMSUIT, soaking encouraged. There will be 6 tubs at the event with a different outdoor scene for each tub designed by: Emily Katz, Box of Contents, General Merriment, Laura Irwin, FREST coast surfboards, 99 West Off-road.

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ANDAZ: A Bhangra/Bollywood/Urban Desi Dance Party

Win Tickets($40): ANDAZ w/ DJ Anjali & The Incredible Kid @ Star Theater | A Bhangra/Bollywood/Urban Desi Dance Party

DJ Anjali & The Incredible Kid introduced Portland, Oregon nightclub audiences to the sounds of Bhangra, Bollywood and Global Bass around the turn of the millennium. They host one of the city’s longest-running dance parties and regularly play to festival crowds throughout the Pacific Northwest including a headline performance at the Sasquatch! Music Festival dance stage.

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The Dinner Detective

Saturday: Can You Solve The Dinner Detective Mystery? | Largest Murder Mystery Dinner Show In The U.S. @ Courtyard Marriott, Everyone’s Suspect

The Dinner Detective® is America’s LARGEST murder mystery comedy dinner show! You’ll solve a hilarious murder case while you enjoy a fantastic four-course plated dinner. A tantalizing Prize Package awaits our Top Sleuth of the evening. But be careful! In this show, EVERYONE is a suspect, even YOU, and the killer might be at your table!

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2013 Portland Better Living Show

2014 Portland Better Living Show This Weekend! 300 Exhibitors, Food, Drinks, Fashion Show, Sustainability

With a focus on green living, the Better Living Show has been a Portland staple since 2008, bringing together the best of local home, garden, lifestyle, energy and healthy eating vendors. In addition to nearly 300 exhibitors, Better Living Show boasts an eco-fashion show & also introduces a Food Truck Round-Up, featuring some of Portland BEST local food!

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NE Portland Beginner Yoga Series

Win Yoga Classes ($100): Beginner Yoga Series @ Kwan Yin East | Vinyasa Yoga, NE Portland, Sprout Health

Join Skylor in this 5 class series on the basics of vinyasa yoga. The series focuses on foundational postures and the concept of movement linked with breath.

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 Portland Dining Month

Last Week to Enjoy Portland Dining Month! | Three Course Meals for $29 at 90+ Portland Restaurants, Win Dinner for a Year

Your key to the city is a fork. Explore Downtown Portland and beyond this March, when more than 90 restaurants serve up three tasty courses for just $29. Tastes to excite. Savings to savor.

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Smash Putt

Win Tickets ($30): Stroke Your Balls w/ Portland Smash Putt! @ Mega Miniature Golf Apocalypse | Extended Through April, Mechanized Mayhem, VIP Lounges

Presenting devious devices with wicked robotic brains engineered by crazed artists – miniature golf will never be the same again. Inventively delicious, Smash Putt! is the chocolate covered potato chip of the miniature golf world. Come get your putt on, play Atari, survive an earthquake, and get your balls sawed, drilled and smashed.

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Win Tickets ($100): 80′s Uprise!!! @ Bossanova Ballroom | 80s Video Dance Attack w/ VJ Kittyrox & Radical Revolution 80s Tribute Band

A massive 80′s-themed dance party featuring the two most popular 80′s themed entertainment acts in Portland: 80s Video Dance Attack and Radical Revolution – 80′s tribute band. The event will take place monthly at the newly remodeled Bossanova Ballroom in the popular Lower Burnside neighborhood.

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MANY Portland Saturday & Sunday Events: PSU Farmer’s Market, Festival of Colors, Smashputt & More

The weekend is in full swing and sunny! There are many great events going on this weekend including the Festival of Colors @ Washington County Fairgrounds, Rose City Rollers Matches @ Oaks Park, and the second (and sunny, 60 degrees!) Saturday of the PSU Farmers Market!

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BeerQuest Haunted Pub Crawl & Ghost Tour Spring 2014 Tour

Win Tickets ($80): BeerQuest Haunted Pub Crawl & Ghost Tour | Meet the Ghosts Who Haunt Old Town, Beer Samples

Spring has sprung and its the perfect time to drink some beer and meet the ghosts of Portland. BeerQuest’s Haunted Pub Crawl & Ghost Tour will take you into Portland’s most notoriously haunted bars and buildings.

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Many Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($500): Spring Break, PSU Farmer’s Market, Roller Derby, Blazers, Festival of Colors, Dining Month, Smash Putt, Music, Theater, & More

The weekend is here and it looks like there will be a good amount of sun! We’re nearing the end of Portland Dining Month, so be sure to enter to win dinner for a year. There are many great events going on this weekend including the Festival of Colors @ Washington County Fairgrounds, Rose City [...]

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Win Portland Tickets from PDX Pipeline

Win Portland Tickets ($500+): Smash Putt, Crystal Ballroom, Star Theater, Goodfoot, Aladdin Theater, & More

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Lear, Glow Me 3.0, St. Vincent and much 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 free [...]

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Rose City Rollers March 2014

This Weekend! Rose City Rollers @ Oaks Park | Guns N Rollers vs Heartless Heathers, Wheels of Justice & Rosebuds vs LADD

This 10th year of Portland roller derby promises an expanded bout schedule with all new fan events, half-time entertainment and fresh new faces alongside seasoned veteran skaters. You won’t believe what these women do to score points! Come see the Heartless Heathers give an icy stare to the hard rockin’ Guns N’ Rollers.

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Buffy! A Parody Play @ Funhouse Lounge

Only Two Weeks Left to See Buffy! The Parody Play @ Funhouse Lounge | Live Stage Performance of the 1992 Cult Classic Film

Funhouse Lounge is proud to present its second scripted show, Buffy! A Parody Play, a live stage parody of the 1992 cult classic film Buffy the Vampire Slayer.

Buffy Summers was just a normal Southern California high school cheerleader, planning dances and shopping at the mall with her friends. Then a stranger appeared, and she learned she was “the chosen one”, destined to battle bloodsuckers from beyond the grave.

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Aziz Ansari @ Keller Auditorium

Aziz Ansari @ Keller Auditorium | “Parks and Recreation,” “Funniest Man Under 30″

Aziz Ansari has quickly established his presence in the comedy world. He is currently starring in a popular television series, is developing a number of films and recently released his second hour-long standup special.

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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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Win Tickets ($24): The Lonely Wild + Apache Relay @ Lola’s Room | w/ The Soil & The Sun, Indie Rock

Rarely does a young band emerge with a combination of skills, talents and vision fully developed. But the LA-based quintet The Lonely Wild is that true gem who’s writing and arranging talents are only surpassed by its members’ ability to work seamlessly as a singular, dynamic voice.

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