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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($650+): CannaGrow Expo, Anime, Viva Tequila PDX, WinCo Foods Portland Open & More! | August 27-30, 2015

Hello Portland! Summer’s winding down, but it’s not over yet! Enjoy your last weekend before Labor Day with tasty brews and music at WinCo Foods Portland Open. OMSI is hosting their last Anime Film Festival of 2015, and Garrison Keillor’s Prairie Home Companion is at Oregon Zoo. Stop by Bar Vivant for Flamenco Fridays and Portland’s CannaGrow Expo starts Friday. Treat your tastebuds at Viva Tequila PDX Festival and find home crafted goods at Urban Air Market!

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2015 Grilled Cheese Invitational is This Weekend @ EastBurn! | You Be the Judge, 9 Contestants, Benefit for Portland Women’s Crisis Line

All August long EastBurn will be donating the proceeds from every Grilled Cheese sold to the Portland Women’s Crisis Line! On Saturday the 29th the fundraiser caps off with the 2nd Annual Grilled Cheese Invitational! 9 establishments throw down at EastBurn to see who has the best grilled cheese sandwich!

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Win Portland Tickets ($650): Escapism, Tour de Lab, Salsa Dance & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including Summer’s End Block Party, Escapism Tour de Lab & more.

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Win Tickets: Yak Attack w/ Flying Spiders @ The Goodfoot | Live Electronica, Looping, House, Breakbeat, Downtempo & More!

August 29 @ The Goodfoot – Yak Attack will make you dance. Founded in Portland, OR in 2013, the live electronica trio has been making waves in the local scene and expanding its fan base regionally in its short history

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The Lesser Bangs present: Voodoo Ladyboys – A Tribute to Ween @ The Goodfoot | Rock & Pop

August 20 @ The Goodfoot – Inspired by the valiant battle for rock’s soul that Lester Bangs championed in his writings, Lesser Bangs embody their namesake’s passion for truth in music.

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2015 Grilled Cheese Invitational @ EastBurn | You Be the Judge, 9 Contestants, Benefit for Portland Women’s Crisis Line

All August long EastBurn will be donating the proceeds from every Grilled Cheese sold to the Portland Women’s Crisis Line! On Saturday the 29th the fundraiser caps off with the 2nd Annual Grilled Cheese Invitational! 9 establishments throw down at EastBurn to see who has the best grilled cheese sandwich!

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Thursday Presale Code Wild Kratts Live! @ Portland’s Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall | PBS KIDS Television Show, Wildlife Conservation

Presale Tickets Available July 16 – Animated Kratt Brothers, Martin and Chris, “come to real life” in a classically Wild Kratts story. Off “To the Creature Rescue!” the Emmy nominated Kratt Brothers activate some fan favorite Creature Power Suits to confront a comic villain. Through hilarious pratfalls and amazing animal ‘wow facts’ the Wild Kratts team rescues their favorite invention from Zach’s clutches so the animals of the creature world are safe once again.

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Portland Concerts in the Park - Mt Tabor

2015 Portland Concerts In The Park Schedule | Free, July & August

The 2015 Portland Concerts in the Park series kicks off July 6th and runs throughout July and August at parks across the city. The first concert will be Sellwood Riverfront Park in SE Portland. The concerts begin at 6:30PM except the Sunday concerts at Elizabeth Caruthers Park, which are at 3PM. All the concerts are […]

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Noon Tunes Starts This Week! Free Downtown Portland Summer Concerts Series In Pioneer Square | Info + Schedule

Another free Portland concert series begins this week in Pioneer Square. Noon Tunes kicks Tuesday. Singer-songwriter Justin Klump will bring his Folk/Pop sound that has drawn comparisons to James Taylor, Phillip Phillips, and Damien Rice. The Portland Trail Blazers will also be on-site and you can shoot hoops on the Trail Blazers Rip City sport […]

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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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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Giveaways ($700+): Seafood & Wine Fest, Modern Home Tour, Oregon Zoo Concerts, MusicFestNW & More! | April 23-26, 2015

Hello Portland! Spring is in full swing and so is the weather! No matter what the skies are showing, we have plenty of ways to entertain you this weekend! Get out of town and head to the Astoria Warrenton Crab, Seafood and Wine Festival or how about Barrel & Reserve Tasting Weekend in the Gorge. KPSU’s 30 Shows […]

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MusicFest NW PreSale Starts Today at 10 a.m.! | Foster the People, Modest Mouse Beirut, Belle and Sebastian & More!

August 21-23 @ Waterfront Park – Portland’s favorite music festival is back at Waterfront Park, August 21 – 23 and we’re really excited about the lineup. MFNW is bringing Foster the People, Modest Mouse, Beirut, Belle and Sebastian, The Tallest Man on Earth, Danny Brown and so many more!

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Win Tickets ($1,400+): New Year’s Eve Parties, Dandy Warhols, Comedy & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including to the Portland Saturday Market, New Year’s Eve, The Dandy Warhols Pagan Christmas & more.

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Polecat @ The Goodfoot

Win Tickets ($20): Polecat w/ The Hill Dogs @ The Goodfoot | Bluegrass, Country, Celtic, Rock

Formed in Bellingham, Washington in Spring 2010, Polecat has traveled all over Northwest U.S., performing over 400 shows in four years. Their unique instrumentation enables them to seamlessly blend genres.

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Gospel Christmas

This Weekend! Holiday Gospel Christmas @ Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall w/ Oregon Symphony Orchestra

After 16 years, it keeps getting better. The region’s premier gospel singers and the Oregon Symphony orchestra will have you on your feet, clapping and shouting – celebrating the true spirit of the season. An exhilarating experience!

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Melao De Cuba NYE

Win Tickets ($50): New Year’s Eve Cuban Salsa Dance Party Spectacular w/ Melao De Cuba Orchestra | Champagne Toast, Dance Lesson

Melao de Cuba 100% Salsa Orchestra is a salsa band with a fierce horns section!! Solid Salsa inspired beats with Afro-Cuban Rhythms that makes the audience get up and dance! A gozarrrrrr!

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Jerry Joseph New Year

Win Tickets ($40): Portland New Year’s Eve w/ Jerry Joseph & The Jackmormons @ Star Theater | Rock & Roll, Indie Rock, w/ Haymaker

Jerry Joseph has worn a lot of hats over more than three decades in the music trenches – righteous rocker, hyper-observant cultural observer, spiritual & political firebrand, force of nature live performer – but the bedrock of what he does has always been songwriting of the highest caliber. Joseph is a kindred tunesmith to sharp, craftsmanship minded pros like Elvis Costello, Warren Zevon and Nick Lowe, where the resoundingly sturdy bones inside their compositions shape things no matter what’s draped over them.

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Win Portland Tickets ($1,350+): Champagne Ball, Escapism, Masquerade Ball & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including to the Escapism, New Year’s Eve, It’s a Wonderful Life & more.

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Win Tickets ($32+) Portland 2014 Holiday / Christmas Revels: Keep Magic @ St. Mary’s Academy | Traditional European Music & Choir, Dance, Costumes

The time of Charles I of England and the Three Musketeers will come vividly to life through period music, dance, costumes and European traditions in this holiday celebration from veteran Revels scriptwriter Gray Eubank. Beginning in the Tower of London in 2014, the Christmas Revels Keep Magic follows a young teen who, after being transported back in time, meets Henry Percy the Wizard Earl, and Morley, a resourceful prankster. Bruce Hostetler directs and Robert Lockwood is the musical director, with a cast featuring Tobias Andersen and Burl Ross.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Ticket Giveaways ($500+): Mount Angel Oktoberfest, Jade District Night Market, Instacart Free Delivery & More! | September 11-14, 2014

Prost! The Mount Angel Oktoberfest starts today! Enjoy the extended summer we’re having on the river on a Romantic Dinner Cruise, Friday Early Escape Summer Concerts Cruise or dance the night away on the Ship Show 3: PDX Boat Party, Radical 80s Dance Cruise, or Jai Ho! Bollywood Beach Party Cruise! Maryhill Winery Summer Concert Series wraps up in the Gorge w/ The Best of Jethro Hill + find a new ride at the Fall RV & Van Show!

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Win Portland Tickets ($950+): Rare Beer Fest, Mt Angel Oktoberfest, Burlesque & more!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including to the Mt Angel Oktoberfest, Pomplamoose, Jars of Clay & more.

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Win Tickets ($40): Pomplamoose @ Aladdin Theater | Indie-pop-rock-duo, w/ John Schroeder

Pioneering the style of “VideoSongs” on YouTube, Pomplamoose is a San Francisco-based indie-pop-rock-duo comprised of Jack Conte and Nataly Dawn. With the debut of their online presence in summer 2008, Pomplamoose (a derivation of the French word for grapefruit, pamplemousse) has garnered a significant fan following ever since.

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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 ($700+): Street of Dreams, Winery Summer Concerts, Back Fence PDX & More

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including to the Street of Dreams, Back Fence PDX, Winery Summer Concerts & more.

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Win Portland Tickets ($850+): Radical 80s Cruise, Soulful Giving Blanket Concert, Glow Run & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including to the BeerQuest Tour, Oregon Zoo, Reggae Boat Cruise & more.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Ticket Giveaways ($1,250+): NW String Summit, Berry Festival, Harefest & More! | July 17-20, 2014

The weekend is finally here! Summer’s bounty means there’s plenty to do this weekend such as the Oregon Berry Festival or a Hops & Vines Beer Supper! Heading east? Check out the Oregon Lavender DAZE Festival in Hood River and then stock up on on cherries at the Cherry Celebration! NE Broadway is hosting a HUGE Summer Sale and downtown will be covered in sand. Treat your ears to all the music it can handle at Harefest, Northwest String Summit, MS Bites & More! See some modern but vintage homes on the Vintage Home Show.

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2014 Sand In The City Info: Entertainment Schedule + Pictures & Video | 60,000 Attendees, Pioneer Square

Portland’s highly popular Sand in the City event takes place July 18-20 in Pioneer Courthouse Square. There will be FREE music every night including Petty Fever Saturday at 8:30 p.m.

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Noon Tunes Starts This Week! Free Downtown Portland Summer Concerts Series In Pioneer Square | Info + Schedule

With ten FREE concerts, and some of Portland’s favorite food vendors, the Square is sure to be Downtown’s summer lunchtime destination!

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