After a long week of work, why wait until Friday to kick start your weekend? With the Tribute Thursday Early Escape Cruise on the Portland Spirit, you can take a much-needed break from the week with some good friends, good food and good tunes ready to take you back to the best music of days gone by. This two-hour party cruise down the Willamette River has everything you need for a fun time: There's a bistro plate available for purchase, along with refreshing selections from three full bars and live music from some of the best tribute bands around.
Thursday August 24, 2017 / 3:00pm (Glass of Hearts (Blondie Tribute))Thursday August 31, 2017 / 3:00pm (Petty Fever (Tom Petty Tribute))Thursday September 7, 2017 / 3:00pm (Candy-O (The Cars Tribute))Thursday September 14, 2017 / 3:00pm (Echoes of Yasgurs (Woodstock/Folk Rock Tribute))Thursday September 21, 2017 / 3:00pm (Ramble On (Led Zeppelin Tribute))Thursday September 28, 2017 / 3:00pm (Gerle Haggard (All Girl Merle Haggard Tribute))
Blending the sensual melodies of flamenco with modern influences from rock, pop and jazz, renowned nouveau flamenco guitarist Ottmar Liebert has created a sound with a wide appeal. A true romantic, Liebert never fails to win over the crowd with his passionate playing and memorable melodies. His engaging mix of flamenco guitar, South American percussion and other musical genres has earned Liebert five Grammy nominations and 38 gold and platinum record certifications in the USA, plus more awards around the world. He and his band, Luna Negra, perform live at the Alberta Rose Theatre in Portland, showcasing his philosophy that flamenco is as much an attitude as a genre of music.
Sunday September 17, 2017 / 8:00pm (Doors Open at 7:00pm)
The closest thing to a Las Vegas show venue in Portland, the Tony Starlight Showroom hosts a variety of acts on an intimate stage. Tony Starlight himself stars in a number of regular events at the club, performing as Frank Sinatra, Neil Diamond and more, plus you can catch his variety act featuring music, comedy and other surprises. The venue offers a top-notch sound system and lighting to provide the ultimate Vegas show experience in the Pacific Northwest. Dinner-theater tickets are available, or just enjoy the act and have a few drinks.
Saturday August 26, 2017 / 8:00pm (Tony's Neil Diamond Experience)Saturday September 23, 2017 / 8:00pm (Tony Starlight's Rat Pack Tribute)