Who's ready to see some shows? Well, the Mercury is here to help with FREE TICKETS to see some of Portland's best concerts and events—our way of saying thanks to our great readers and spread the word about some fantastic upcoming performances! (Psst... if you want to say thanks to the Mercury, please consider making a small monthly contribution to keep us alive and kickin'!) And oh boy, do we have some great shows coming at ya this week! CHECK IT OUT!
• WIN FREE TICKETS to see Steel Panther at Crystal Ballroom on April 4!
Hailing from Los Angeles, Steel Panther is a global phenomenon with four full-length albums, touring across the world, platinum-level YouTube status and high-profile television appearances. They've also established themselves as the world's premier party band, melding hard rock virtuosity with parody, and criminally good looks. Get your tickets now or enter to win here!
Crystal Ballroom, 1332 W Burnside, Tues April 4, 8 pm, $27.50-$37.50, 21+
• WIN FREE TICKETS to see "Hito Steyerl: This is the Future" at PAM!
Enter to win two free admissions (or purchase those tickets here) to the Portland Art Museum, where you can experience the U.S. premiere of "Hito Steyerl: This is the Future." This exhibition explores a vibrant, imagined garden through an immersive environment of video projection, sculpture, and spatial intervention. Steyerl is one of the foremost artists offering critical reflections on the complexities of the digital world, global capitalism, and the implications of artificial intelligence (AI) for society. Check out all the amazing art on view here.
Portland Art Museum, 1219 SW Park Ave, Stott Gallery, Feb 11– Jun 18, $22-$25, all ages
GOOD LUCK, and all winners will be notified by Monday at noon. And check back next week for more FREE TIX from the Mercury!