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This Week in Portland Events News: Trevor Noah, Portugal. The Man, and More

Ticket and Info Alerts for the Week of June 14
June 17, 2021
If Trevor Noah’s YouTube videos were a great source of comic relief during quarantine, the comedian can also help in the adjustment to post-COVID life with his Back to Abnormal World Tour. Tickets go on sale this Friday at 10 am! (Betsy Newman)

Music lovers and event goers will soon be able to rejoice in the return of live performances with large crowds. Peruse our list of major-venue events about to go on sale and set your alarms, because tickets are sure to go fast. From quarantine bae Trevor Noah’s spirit-lifting comedy stylings to Portland icons Portugal. The Man taking the Edgefield stage, we’ve got the deets. 

Tickets go on sale at 10 am unless otherwise noted. 



Trevor Noah: Back to Abnormal World Tour
Moda Center (Sat Nov 27) 


Andrew McMahon
Wonder Ballroom (Weds Oct 6)

Angels & Airwaves
Edgefield (Sat Oct 2)

Best Coast
Wonder Ballroom (Jan 14, 2022)

Black Pumas
Roseland Theater (Thurs Aug 19 & Fri Aug 20)

City and Colour
Crystal Ballroom (Weds Sept 22)

Fitz & The Tantrums
Edgefield (Sun Aug 22) 

Crystal Ballroom (Sun Nov 28)

Lake Street Dive
Edgefield (Sun Sept 19)

Marina: Ancient Dreams in a Modern Land Tour
Keller Auditorium (Feb 5, 2022)

Michael Franti & Spearhead
Edgefield (Sat Sept 11)

Portugal. The Man
Edgefield (Fri Oct 15)

Shannon and the Clams 
Edgefield (Sat Sept 4)

X Ambassadors - The Beautiful Liar Tour
Roseland Theater (Weds Nov 17)

Yann Tiersen Crystal Ballroom (Fri Nov 12)


Friends! The Musical Parody
Revolution Hall (Jan 27, 2022)

Welcome to Night Vale: The Haunting of Night Vale
Revolution Hall (Apr 30, 2022)



Franco Escamilla
Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall (Sat Aug 28) 


All Time Low
Roseland Theater (Sat Nov 6) 

Crystal Ballroom (Sat Oct 2)

Dan Deacon
Wonder Ballroom (Fri Oct 29)

Delta Spirit + Deer Tick
Crystal Ballroom (Sat Nov 6)

Dr. Dog
Crystal Ballroom (Thurs Nov 4)

Guided By Voices
Revolution Hall (Mar 27, 2022)

John Legend: Bigger Love Tour
Les Schwab Amphitheater (Sun Sept 12)

An Evening with Ólafur Arnalds
Portland Art Museum - Kridel Grand Ballroom (Fri Nov 5) 

Wolf Alice
Crystal Ballroom (Tues Oct 26) 


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