PDX Battle Of The Bands

May 1


07:00 pm - 09:00 pm

Click to Register: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/pdx-battle-of-the-bands-tickets-871929433407

Ponderosa Lounge and Grill

Website: https://www.eventbrite.com/o/ponderosa-lounge-and-grill-18494218613

Ponderosa Lounge & Grill

10350 N Vancouver Way, Portland, OR 97224

Portland, OR, US, 97224

Get ready for 7 weeks of non-stop entertainment at PDX Battle of the Bands, showcasing Portland’s finest artists at the Ponderosa!

New Bands, Who Dis?

Welcome to the PDX Battle Of The Bands! Get ready for a night of amazing music and fierce competition at the Ponderosa Lounge & Grill. Join us for 7 weeks of Wednesdays filled with incredible talent, with one band taking home the $2000 grand prize and the opener opportunity to play with another star artist. Beginning Wed, May 01, 2024, at 7:00 PM for an unforgettable experience. Come cheer on your favorite local bands as they battle it out for the title of champion. Don’t miss out on this epic showdown of talent and passion. See you there! Crowd Cover: $5/person at the door!

Want to register your band?

Seize the Stage at the Ponderosa! Are you ready to showcase your band’s musical talent and leave a lasting impression? This is your golden opportunity to shine! Two bands will battle it out each week, vying for the ultimate prize and the coveted title of PDX Battle Of The Bands champion. There will be cash prizes for the top two bands, and the top band will have the exciting opportunity to perform as an opener for a future event. Not only will you receive unparalleled exposure throughout the event, but social media spotlights will also showcase bands online. With over 21K Ponderosa Facebook followers, elevating your profile within the Portland music scene and among fervent music enthusiasts. Don’t miss out on this chance to make your mark and rock the stage like never before!

What Awaits You? Full bands compete head-to-head each week, progressing through brackets toward the ultimate $2000 prize, and the opportunity of being a future opener for a show at The Ponderosa and earning the coveted title of PDX Battle Of The Bands champion. Present your original musical compositions, unleash your stage presence, and give us an unforgettable show. All genres are accepted. Expert judges from the music industry will evaluate your charisma and amazing musical talent. Audience participation is vital! Rally your supporters to cheer you on, as their support could tip the scales in your favor.

PDX Battle Of the Bands. Ponderosa Lounge. Portland Oregon. Event Details: Date: Wednesdays starting May 1st to June 12th. Time: 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM. Venue: Ponderosa Lounge & Grill, Portland, OR. What’s at Stake: The Grand Final victors will seize $2000 for 1st Place, with the possibility of being a future opener for a show at The Ponderosa! Second place winners will receive $500 and exposure to some of Portland’s most talented scene. All bands will be promoted to our social media and be spotlighted at weekend shows. Registration: Gather your band and sign up now! No Entry Fee: $0. Crowd Cover: $5/person at the door! Prepare for an electrifying journey of musical mastery, camaraderie, and thrilling competition. Whether your crew is a seasoned performer or a newcomer with talent, Battle of the Bands guarantees an unforgettable showdown that will rock the stage. Don’t miss this chance to showcase your skills—register today and let the battle begin! Registration closes April 22nd!

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Take the elevator home — stay at The Portlander Inn

Why worry about how you’re getting home when you can stay at our on-site hotel? The Portlander Inn welcomes you to Portland with the cozy feel of a true Northwest lodge. All 100 guest rooms offer refrigerators, microwave ovens, coffee pots, free wireless internet, direct-dial phones with voicemail and televisions with complimentary HBO and Showtime premium channels. Learn more and book your room here.

Come early for a Home Cooked Meal! — Dine in at The Cascade Grill

Enjoy a hot, home-style dinner before the big show! With all-day breakfast, mountain-sized nachos, and mouth-watering burgers, The Cascade Grill has something for everyone to enjoy before the big show!

We encourage all our concert attendees to order off the full menu at the Cascade Grill before entering for the show!

See our menu here and learn more about The Cascade Grill!

Event Policies:

ALL PURCHASES ON TICKETS ARE FINAL. There are NO REFUNDS and NO TRANSFERS of tickets with the exception of event cancellations.

Support acts are subject to change.

No re-entry permitted.

21+ event.

If a ticket type is not sold out, there are always tickets available to purchase at the door on the day of the concert.

Questions? Check out the FAQs on the Ponderosa website for answers to the most common questions.