Make-a-Thon: Battle of the Band Members!

Make-a-Thon: Battle of the Band Members!
  • Cost: Free
  • Capacity: 30

Join a team and film a music video in an all-out creative race to the finish!

The Open Signal Make-a-Thon is back! On Saturday, July 20th we are hosting an all-out creative race to the finish. Join a team and you'll film one part of a music video for local rockers Wet Thud. Then, on Sunday, July 21st, we'll premiere the whole video and celebrate with a live musical performance and awards from an all-star panel of judges. 

We provide the gear, location, and food — you bring your talent and creativity! We'll meet at Open Signal at 12:30pm for brunch and equipment pick-up, and filming will take place from 1pm to 7pm. The screening and awards will take place the next day from 2pm to 4pm.

Sign up for a spot on a production team below!


Jul 20


12:30pm – 7:00pm


For More Information

Interested in getting involved and utilizing one of our many resources? Start by completing this form and we will connect you with a staff member to get you started: Inquiry Form.

For questions about your registration, please contact us by phone at (503) 288 1515 or email education [at]

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Join our community! Open Signal's membership program includes absolutely everyone.

This program will not only strengthen our community and deepen your experience as a community member, but it will also help diversify our funding streams, ensuring that our resources will be around to serve Portland for decades to come.

To sign up, make a contribution of at least $5 online.

Open Signal is a Safer Space

Open Signal is committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for the community. Open Signal is a Safer Space for people of color, immigrants, gender non-conforming, low/no income groups, houseless, people with disabilities, linguistically diverse and other marginalized communities who have experienced systemic racism, sexism, classism and/or oppression. We encourage the creation and sharing of content that expresses a wide variety of cultural, social, political and spiritual perspectives. Treating all people with respect and kindness is expected - even if you don’t agree with all perspectives.

We require all members of our community to agree to our Safer Space Community Guidelines and to be accountable for the impact of their actions on others who use the space. Physical and verbal abuse will not be tolerated. All threats will be taken seriously, and will result in removal from the facility.

If you have a safety concern to report, please talk to any member of our front desk staff, or complete our online form at

Accessibility Requests

Open Signal is committed to hosting meetings, events and gatherings that are accessible and inclusive. Ensuring that all members of our community can fully engage in our activities not only benefits the individual, but  strengthens our community as a whole. 

We will do our best to accommodate your needs for equitable access to our facilities, however some requests may not be within our means to meet at this time.

Please submit your request using this form: Accessibility Request Form