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Limited Tickets Left for Portland Thanksgiving Weekend 2014 Walking Tour of Portland’s Sinful Past – Shanghaiers, Saloons & Skullduggery | Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin

Spend 2014 Thanksgiving weekend with Portland, Oregon’s sinful past! In addition to the shanghaiers and con men, always on the prowl, saloons, gambling halls and bordellos also thrived in “Whitechapel,” “The North End,” or Old Town, as we know it today. Some of these storied establishments have come and gone, but others have survived, and many say that Portland, or “Strip City,” still has that vulgar and rugged reputation to this day.

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Win Portland Tickets ($950+): 80s Dance Cruise, Independent Film Festival, New Year’s Eve & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including to the Bat Boy The Musical, New Year’s Eve, Cuff Me! & more.

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Win Tickets ($80): Rock Back to the 80s w/ Portland Spirit’s Radical 80s Dance Cruise | Only TWO Left in 2014!

Break out the hammer pants and leg warmers, time warp to the most radical decade and dance to the best of the 80’s with DJ MC.

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MANY Portland Halloween Weekend Events & Ticket Giveaways ($750+): Parties, Dances & Cruises, Haunted Houses, Trick-or-Treat & More! | October 30-November 1, 2014

Halloween weekend is finally here and Portland really knows how to celebrate! Check our our HUGE list of Halloween Events and Scary happenings to fill your weekend with dancing, spirits and just plain spooky stuff! Recover into Saturday with the Portland Spirit Gorge Cruise or the WineUp Day of the Dead Hangover Celebration. Don’t miss Oregon’s big game vs Stanford and Now’s the best time to get your Season Passes for Mt. Hood Meadows! Portland’s Largest Garage Sale is at Portland Expo and comedy masters Sarah Colonna & Anthony Jeselnik are in town, too!

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Win Portland Tickets ($1,250+): Halloween Parties, Burlesque, Comedy & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including to the Erotic Ball, Haunted Pub Crawl, 80s Video Dance Attack & more.

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Portland Walking Tours

Win Tickets ($30): 2014 Halloween Weekend Walking Tour of Portland’s Sinful Past – Shanghaiers, Saloons & Skullduggery | Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin

In addition to the shanghaiers and con men, always on the prowl, saloons, gambling halls and bordellos also thrived in “Whitechapel,” “The North End,” or Old Town, as we know it today. Some of these storied establishments have come and gone, but others have survived, and many say that Portland, or “Strip City,” still has that vulgar and rugged reputation to this day.

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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Ticket Giveaways ($800+): Home & Garden Show, PSU Football, Cheesefest, Oktoberfest & More! | October 2-5, 2014

The weekend is finally here and we have loads to things to check out this week. The Fall Home & Garden Show starts today and continues through Sunday. Learn some new things about Portland on Shanghaiers, Saloons & Skullduggery sinful past walking tour. Several Corn Mazes are fully operational, so take advantage of this lovely weather and grab your pumpkin! And get in the Halloween spirit this weekend at H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival & Cthulhucon or at a creepy showing of The Turn by the Reformers!

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Win Portland Tickets ($550+): Corn Maze, Fresh Hops Beer Festival, Handmade Bike & Beer Festival & More!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including to the Bridgetown Comedy, H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival, The MAiZE & more.

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Portland Walking Tours

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

In addition to the shanghaiers and con men, always on the prowl, saloons, gambling halls and bordellos also thrived in “Whitechapel,” “The North End,” or Old Town, as we know it today. Some of these storied establishments have come and gone, but others have survived, and many say that Portland, or “Strip City,” still has that vulgar and rugged reputation to this day.

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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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2014 Belmont Street Fair | Shopping, Food, Beer Garden, Live Music, Pony Rides & More

The 19th Annual Belmont Street Fair is September 13th, 2014 from 11AM to 7PM. SE Belmont Street will be closed to car traffic from SE 33rd to SE 39th Avenue.

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Mount Angel Oktoberfest 2014 | 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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MANY Portland Weekend Events & Ticket Giveaways ($950+): Color Run, Jade District Night Market, Football & More! | September 4-7, 2014

The weekend is back and so is the heat! Stay cool inside at several theater productions including Festival of One Acts, Dr. Horrible’s Sing-Along Blog, & Murder on the Ganges! Celebrate the bounty at Portland Farmers Market Tomato Turn On or get lost in the Corn Maze @ Bella Organic Pumpkin Patch. Jade District International Night Market returns Saturday and the Vaux’s Swifts are back in town! + Run with thousands of happy people at the Color Run!

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Win Festival Passes ($50): Mount Angel Oktoberfest 2014 | 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 Portland Labor Day Weekend Tickets ($700+): Mt Angel Oktoberfest, PDX Film Festival, The Skatalites & more!

Pipeline is once again giving away many Portland event tickets this weekend including to the Mt Angel Oktoberfest, Portland Film Festival, Maryhill Winery Summer Concert Series & more.

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Portland Walking Tours

Win Tickets ($30): Walk into Portland’s Sinful Past on the Shanghaiers, Saloons & Skullduggery Tour | w/ Kick A** Oregon History Historian Doug Kenck-Crispin

In addition to the shanghaiers and con men, always on the prowl, saloons, gambling halls and bordellos also thrived in “Whitechapel,” “The North End,” or Old Town, as we know it today. Some of these storied establishments have come and gone, but others have survived, and many say that Portland, or “Strip City,” still has that vulgar and rugged reputation to this day.

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2014 Radical 80s Cruise

Portland Spirit Goes Back in Time Every Saturday w/ Radical 80s Dance Cruise | Costumes, DJ MC, Group Discount

Break out the hammer pants and leg warmers, time warp to the most radical decade and dance to the best of the 80’s with DJ MC.

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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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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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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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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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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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Win Tickets ($120): 2014 Portland Film Festival Opening Night Premieres & Red Carpet Party | “Sex Ed,” Haley Joel Osment, Abby Elliot, Director Eli Roth & More!

World Premieres and famous faces are coming to Portland for an end-of-summer movie blowout. The action starts with actors, directors, crews and our own creative crowd converging at McMenamins Crystal Ballroom & the Mission Theater for parties, screenings, dancing and networking on Opening Night, Tuesday, August 26.

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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 ($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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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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2014 Deschutes Salute to Summer Party & Outerwear Fashion Show is this Weekend @ Grand Central Restaurant & Bowling | New Products, Urban Shaman, Beer Pairings & Specials

With the help of local fashion designer Erin Cry and Next Adventure, the event promises to twist a typical fashion show into an outdoor experience. Guests will be exposed to the newest products from Prana, Outdoor Research, Mountain Hardware and Marmot. Grand Central’s bowling lanes will be transformed into an outdoor adventure with tents, lanterns, kayaks and maybe even a live bear (oh my!).

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