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2015 Portland Last Thursday On Alberta Info: Street Closures, Parking, Vendors, Noise, Bathrooms, Etc

Last Thursday is back for 2015! Alberta Street between 15th and 30th Avenues will be closed for Last Thursday at 6 p.m. and reopen at 9:30 p.m. There will be many art openings, live music and plenty of fun to be had!

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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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Rose City Round @ Kelly’s Olympian | FREE, Extended Happy Hour, Songwriter Residency Featuring Topher Walber, Pat Kearns & Matthew Ulm

June 24 @ Kelly’s Olympian – This week’s featured artists are Rose City Round : Nashville style writer’s round Topher Walber (Dead Teeth), Pat Kearns (Blue Skies For Black Hearts), Matthew Ulm (Old Age)

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2015 Portland Last Thursday On Alberta Info: Street Closures, Parking, Vendors, Noise, Bathrooms, Etc

Last Thursday is back for 2015! Alberta Street between 15th and 30th Avenues will be closed for Last Thursday at 6 p.m. and reopen at 9:30 p.m. There will be many art openings, live music and plenty of fun to be had!

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Many Portland Father’s Day Weekend Events & Giveaways ($1,100): Cider Summit, Oregon Garden Brewfest, Oregon Zoo Concerts & More! | June 18-21, 2015

Hello Portland! Summer’s officially here and it’s Father’s Day Weekend! We’ve got tons of ways to treat Dad, like brunch, cruises & Deep Woods Revival w/ Red Yarn! You can even walk into Portland’s Sinful Past w/ Dad! Tour 4 unique homes on Rare and Amazing Architectural Tour or see if you can escape the Ritual […]

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Win Portland Tickets ($1,100): Northwest String Summit, Father’s Day Events, Unique Architecture Tour & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Soulful Giving, ARchitecture Tour, Northwest String Summit & 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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Win Tickets ($60): 80s Video Dance Attack @ Crystal Ballroom | MTV Hits, Video Projections, Dancing

June 19 @ Crystal Ballroom – For the past 10 years, 80s Video Dance Attack has rocked Portland every Friday night at McMenamins Crystal Ballroom or Lola’s Room and kept the fires of MTV’s golden era burning.

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FREE Fridays & Saturdays in June at @ Portland’s Barrel Room Dueling Piano Show Bar & Dinner Show | Featuring Nathan Temby & Ron Savage

June 12-13 @ Barrle Room Portland – Every Show in June is free and reservations are just a click away! This week see Nathan Temby with Special Guest; Ron Savage!

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Rose City Round @ Kelly’s Olympian | FREE, Extended Happy Hour, Songwriter Residency Featuring Eric Jensen (Tractor Operator) & Lee Aulson (Bevelers)

June 10 @ Kelly’s Olympian – Rose City Round is a revolving songwriter podcast taping residency held at Kelly’s Olympian. Every Wednesday from 6-8pm, two guests will join host Chris Walberg (Dead Teeth) taking turns performing and discussing their original compositions. This unique glimpse into the songwriting process will not only entertain but inspire.

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FREE Fridays & Saturdays in June at @ Portland’s Barrel Room Dueling Piano Show Bar & Dinner Show | Featuring Todd Dunnigan, FleetWeek Show

June 5-6 @ Barrle Room Portland – Every Show in June is free and reservations are just a click away! This week see FleetWeek Show Featuring: Todd Dunnigan

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HELLa FELLER! @ Doug Fir Lounge – Funny for the People This Weekend | Featuring Sean Patton, Bryan Cook, Hosted by Trevor Thorpe

June 7 @ Doug Fir Lounge – Comrades. HELLa FELLER! is proud to announce the return of Sean Patton to Portland! Sean is a co-star of the unscripted travel show “Best Bars in America” for The Esquire Network. A comedian based in Los Angeles and New York, Sean has performed at The Melbourne International Comedy Festival, Just for Laughs Chicago & Toronto, and three times at Just for Laughs Montreal.

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Rose City Round @ Kelly’s Olympian | FREE, Extended Happy Hour, Songwriter Residency featuring Amanda Spring (IOA) + Cristina Cano (The Siren and The Sea)

June 3 @ Kelly’s Olympian – Rose City Round is a revolving songwriter podcast taping residency held at Kelly’s Olympian. Every Wednesday from 6-8pm, two guests will join host Chris Walberg (Dead Teeth) taking turns performing and discussing their original compositions. This unique glimpse into the songwriting process will not only entertain but inspire.

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2015 Portland Starlight Parade: Photos, Grand Marshals, Route, Trimet Info

May 30 in Downtown Portland – The Starlight Parade is Saturday in downtown Portland! From traditional marching bands and flood-lit floats, to glow-in-the-dark umbrellas and hand-built entries, you’ll see the best of Portland’s diverse community groups and entries from the surrounding Northwest region.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($600): Rose Festival, Beer & Cider, Flowers, Everything is Festival & More! | May 28-31, 2015

The Portland Rose Festival 2015 CityFair continues this weekend! Artists Repertory Theatre’s The Liar Opens this weekend. Run for beer at Ecliptic Beer Mile or meet Lil Bubs at Everything is Festival! Pix Patisserie’s Beer & Cider Garden is open for the summer! Arnez J headlines Helium and Coffeelandia Block Party brings a Latte Art Throwndown to SE! And your eyes aren’t playing tricks on you, there will be hundreds of Waldos in the streets of Portland this weekend!

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Portland in the News: Kitty Klepto, Cuddling Takes Talent , Bridge Porn & More!

There’s a cat burglar on the loose in NE Portland! Ginger Tabby Snorri Sturluson is a shoe klepto, but he’s also taken towels, toys & more. We all know Bridgecity is beautiful, but this recently released video of drone footage goes one step higher. Take a 1-minute break today and get all gushy over how […]

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Win Portland Tickets ($600+): Everything is Festival, Soulful Giving Concert, Live Wire & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Soulful Giving, Polish Ambassador, Everything is Festival & more.

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FREE Fridays & Saturdays in May at @ Portland’s Barrel Room Dueling Piano Show Bar & Dinner Show | Featuring Sarah Hester Ross

May 29 & 30 @ Barrel Room Portland – Barrel Room has 24 Incredible Shows left in May and you can see ALL of them for FREE when you use the promocode FREEMAY at checkout

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Win Tickets ($20): Eldridge Gravy and the Court Supreme w/ Cascadia ’10 @ The Goodfoot | Funk, Horns, Keys, Singers, AfroBeat

May 30 @ The Goodfoot – Eldridge Gravy and 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 ($50): ANDAZ Bhangra Bollywood Dance Party @ Analog Theatre | w/ DJ Anjali and The Incredible Kid

May 30 @ Analog Theater – ANDAZ is the West Coast’s longest-running Bhangra & Bollywood dance party, a transportive experience that has enraptured feverishly dancing Portland crowds for nearly 13 years. ANDAZ occurs the last Saturday of every month at the Analog Theater. ANDAZ is such a Portland institution it is mentioned in the travel guides Best Places Portland and the Moon Handbook Portland.

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Rippin’ Chicken w/ JeConte @ The Goodfoot | Funk, Soul-Jazz, Blues Rock, Harmonica

May 28 @ The Goodfoot – Formed from deep within the Westsound Union, Rippin Chicken plays a greasy brand of funky, bugaloo and soul jazz, executed with creative ease by 3 funky brothers from different mothers who LOVE to play together.

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Win Tickets ($30): 80s Video Dance Attack New Wave Edition @ Lola’s Room | MTV Hits, Video Projections, Dancing

May 30 @ Lola’s Room – As part of our 10 year Anniversary celebration, we present a very special one-night only “New Wave” edition of 80s Video Dance Attack! All your favorite new wave & B-sides in one night! No Madonna, MJ or Prince – this is strictly Depeche Mode, The Cure, New Order, Flock of Seagulls, Siouxsie, Yaz, etc!!

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Coffeelandia Block Party | Music, Food, Latte Art Throwdown, Beer & Liqueur Contest, Water Project Benefit

May 30 in SE Portland – Announcing Coffeelandia, a coffee block party coming to SE Portland on May 30th! Featuring music, latte art, food & More!

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Arnez J @ Helium Comedy Club | Shaquille O’Neal Presents: All Star Comedy Jam, BET’s Comic View, HBO’s Def Comedy Jam

May 28-30 @ Helium Comedy Club – Special EventsRapidly becoming one of the most talked about comedians, Arnez J routinely transcends ethnic barriers because, frankly, it is difficult to avoid laughing at his silly, quirky, and infectious act.

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Rose City Round @ Kelly’s Olympian | FREE, Extended Happy Hour, Songwriter Residency featuring Jenny Conners (of Don’t) and Lewi Longmire

May 27 @ Kelly’s Olympian – Rose City Round is a revolving songwriter podcast taping residency held at Kelly’s Olympian. Every Wednesday from 6-8pm, starting in May, two guests will join host Chris Walberg (Dead Teeth) taking turns performing and discussing their original compositions. This unique glimpse into the songwriting process will not only entertain but inspire. Each week is recorded and podcasting at rosecityround.com.

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MANY Portland Memorial Day Weekend Events & Giveaways ($600): Portland Rose Festival Fireworks & CityFair, Wine Tasting, Brunch & More! | May 21-25, 2015

Memorial Day Weekend is upon us and that means Good Food & Drinks, Fireworks and honoring our veterans! Find amazing deals at Columbia Gorge Premium Outlets Memorial Day Sale. OMSI is hosting Anime Festival & ENSO is celebrating 4 years with a multi-day celebration. Enjoy Memorial Day Weekend Wine Tasting at Hip Chicks Do Wine. And The Portland Rose Festival 2015 CityFair opens Friday!

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Win Tickets ($30): Everything is Festival! Portland | Lil Bub, Kid N’ Play & Mix Master Mike, Andrew W.K, Comedy, Film, Art & More!

May 28-June 1 – Everything Is Festival, the world’s most completely indefinable festival of fun, is coming to Portland, May 28-June 1! Join us at the Hollywood Theatre and venues across the city for amazing events bridging the worlds of film, music, comedy, art, and pop culture.

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Portland in the News: City Craves More Salad Rolls, Dog Parks & Earthquake Advice | May 20, 2015

The city has gone to the dogs. Recently Portland was recognized for having the most dog parks per capita, a number that’s 8 times the average for other cities. Not every city can appreciate a Pug Parade like Portland! Read this chilling story of 11-year-old Tara, who joined her father as he flew a tiny […]

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Win Portland Tickets ($600+): PDX Carpet, Portland Rose Festival, Polish Ambassador & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including PDX Carpet, Polish Ambassador, Portland Rose Festival & more.

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Win Tickets ($50): Live Wire @ Revolution Hall | with Luke Burbank and Guests: Maria Bello, Amy Dickinson, Anna Sale, Sean Rowe & More!

May 30 @ Revolution Hall – Live Wire celebrates the end of the spring season with a compelling night of comedy and insight from advice columnist Amy Dickinson, actress and author Maria Bello, Death, Sex and Money podcast host Anna Sale, and more to be announced soon, with music by Sean Rowe.

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Win Tickets ($20): 2015 Portland Rose Festival Starlight After Party | Sir-Mix-A-Lot, Crazy 8s, NShooz, Illuminated Features & Entertainment

May 30 @ Waterfront Park – On Saturday, May 30, join us for the first-ever Starlight After-Party in the Rose Festival RoZone, featuring headliner Sir Mix-A-Lot (expected to perform on the Beaverton Honda stage at about 10:30pm) plus special guests Crazy 8s and Nu Shooz. Illuminated features and entertainment will be highlighted in between acts – it’s the perfect place for post-parade booty shaking!

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Win Tickets: Jackson Boone, Bike Thief, Hildegard (New Orleans) Live @ Doug Fir Lounge | Portland Memorial Day 2015, Cosmic Art Rock / Psych~Folk

May 25 @ Doug Fir Lounge – Hildegard is a venturous collaboration between two of the leading voices on the New Orleans progressive music scene, vocalist Sasha Masakowski and guitarist Cliff Hines. Together the two have created genre-defying original music that seamlessly fuses progressive-rock and art-pop with contemporary jazz. Compositions are dynamic and compelling, Sasha’s airy vocals singing catchy melodies with bold lyrics over a bed of lush harmonic and rhythmic structures while Cliff’s wild guitar sounds conjure otherworldly spirits.

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FREE Fridays & Saturdays in May at @ Portland’s Barrel Room Dueling Piano Show Bar & Dinner Show | Portland 2015 Memorial Day Weekend, Featuring Sarah Hester Ross, Nathan Temby & More!

May 22-23 @ Barrel Room Porland – Dueling pianos is a great group party concept if (and only if) you get the right players in the correct venue. Mission Accomplished. Since 2010, The Barrel Room lays claim to the longest running dueling piano shows in Portland. The show, which at times can get a “little cheeky,” isn’t just two players banging on pianos for five hours, We boast a Vegas style, Request Driven, Audience Interactive Show complete with Bits, Games, Sing-A-Longs, Comedy and some of the best players in the U.S.

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Win Tickets ($70): The Waterboys @ Aladdin Theater | Portland Memorial Day Weekend, Celtic Folk Music, Rock ‘n’ Roll, w/ Connor Kennedy

May 22 @ The Aladdin Theater – Behind their first LP of original songs in eight years ‘Modern Blues,’ The Waterboys have confirmed an extensive US tour. Waterboys founder/frontman Mike Scott will be joined on all dates by the same musicians who played on the record including legendary Muscle Shoals bassist David Hood (in his first tour since playing with Traffic in 1972), soul deep Texas guitarist Zach Ernst (Black Joe Lewis, The Relatives), drummer Ralph Salmins (Van Morrison), longtime Waterboys fiddler Steve Wickham, and Memphis keyboardist “Brother” Paul Brown.

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