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Many entertainment venues are closed in response to the coronavirus pandemic. Some events are being held online. All are subject to last-minute rescheduling due to ever-changing measures to help control the spread of the coronavirus.

Call or check online before heading to in-person events.


Josephine County

THE COPPER MUG COCKTAIL LOUNGE, 1320 Redwood Ave., Grants Pass, 541-295-8679. Feb. 27, DJ Silent Outbreak, funk and bass, 8-11 p.m., outside on the covered, heated patio; Thursdays, karaoke, 8-11 p.m., on heated, covered patio. No cover.

THE SOUND LOUNGE, 225 S.E. H St., Grants Pass, 541-479-0712. Feb. 26, Friday Night DJ, with For the Wicked, DJay Laret and Keegels, 8-11 p.m.; Feb. 27, Dennis Mitchell, acoustic rock, 8-11 p.m. Music is on the heated patio, no cover, reservations required.

Jackson County

BRICKTOWNE BREWING COMPANY, 44 S. Central Ave., Medford, 541-973-2377. Tuesdays, trivia, 5:30-7 p.m., outdoors. No cover.

JOHNNY B'S ROCKIN' DINER, 120 E. Sixth St., Medford, 541-773-1900. Tuesdays, digital open mic, 8-11 p.m., no cover.


Josephine County

AUGUSTINO ESTATE VINEYARDS, 16995 N. Applegate Road, Grants Pass, 541-846-1881. March 6, David Cahalan, acoustic variety 1-4 p.m. No cover.

Jackson County

BELLE FIORE WINERY, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland, 541-552-4900. Feb. 26, Dayton Mason, gypsy jazz, 5:30-7:30 p.m.; Feb. 27, Jen Ambrose, acoustic blues, rock, jazz, 5:30-7:30 p.m.; Feb. 28. Jon Galfano, acoustic variety, 5-7 p.m. March 3, Jared Guridge, acoustic, 5-7 p.m. No cover.

DANCIN' VINEYARDS, 4477 S. Stage Road, Medford, 541-245-1133. Feb. 26, Paul Turnipseed, jazz, 4-6 p.m., outside; March 5, Jeff Kloetzel, acoustic variety, 4-6 p.m., outside. No cover, reservations suggested.

HUMMINGBIRD ESTATE, 1677 Old Stage Road, Central Point, 541-930-2650. Feb. 27, Niesje, 3-5 p.m.; March 6, Dayton Mason, gypsy jazz, 3-5 p.m. Music is outdoors, no cover, reservations suggested.

NAUMES SUNCREST WINERY, 1950 Suncrest Road, Talent, 541-608-1755. Feb. 28, The Giantess Duo, dream rock, 2-5 p.m. No cover, call for reservations.

RELLIK WINERY, 970 Old Stage Road, Central Point, 541-499-0449. Feb. 26, Jeff Kloetzel, acoustic variety, 5-7 p.m.; Feb. 27, Homeward Bound, variety, 4-6 p.m.; Feb. 28, The Money Beats, soul, pop, classic rock, 4-6 p.m. Music is outside, no cover, RSVP recommended.

ROXYANN WINERY, 3285 Hillcrest Road, Medford, 541-776-2315. Feb. 28, Gypsy Gillis, classic rock and blues, 3-5 p.m. No cover, call for reservations.

SOUTH STAGE CELLARS, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville, 541-899-9120. March 3, Jeff Kloetzel, acoustic variety. Music is 6-8 p.m. No cover, reservations suggested.

STONERIVER VINEYARD, 2178 Pioneer Road, Talent, 541-631-9583. Feb. 27, Mark Charles Hill, light rock, country, 2-4 p.m., on the lawn, weather permitting. No cover, call for reservations.

TRIUM WINES, 203 E. Main St., Talent, 541-625-9100. Feb. 26, Mostly Harmless, eclectic trio, 5-7 p.m. No cover, reservations suggested.


Josephine County

BEYOND THE TIDE: LIVVE FROM THE HIVVE, 7 p.m. Feb. 26, livestream from The Hivve, Grants Pass. Southern Oregon band plays genre-bending, hard rock, funk and metal. Free, on The Hivve Facebook page.

PHOENIX SIGALOVE: LIVVE FROM THE HIVVE, 7 p.m. March 5, livestream from The Hivve, Grants Pass. Singer-songwriter storyteller sings of peace and social justice. Free, on The Hivve Facebook page.

SUGAR BEATS: LIVVE FROM THE HIVVE, 7 p.m. March 12, livestream from The Hivve, Grants Pass. Future funk duo. Free, on The Hivve Facebook page.

SARAH DION BROOKS: LIVVE FROM THE HIVVE, 7 p.m. March 19, livestream from The Hivve, Grants Pass. Singer-songwriter performs original music and songs that span the decades. Free, on The Hivve Facebook page.

THE GARLAND POOL: LIVVE FROM THE HIVVE, 7 p.m. April 2, livestream from The Hivve, Grants Pass. Fred Pool blends folk, rock an other musical elements. Free on The Hivve Facebook page.

Jackson County

MARQUEE SESSIONS: JEREMY OLIVERA, 6-7 p.m. Feb. 26, from the Holly Theater, Medford, on the Best NorthWest Facebook page. A livestreaming concert of indie rock music. Free.

SMETANA TRIO, 7:30 p.m. March 4, streamed from Prague, Czech Republic, Violinist, cellist and pianist perform works by Beethoven, Vitezslav Novak and Dvorak. Tickets $20 general, $5 for students and Oregon Trail Card holders.


Josephine County

"POSTMORTEM," 7:30 p.m. Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, April 10-25 Barnstormers Theatre, 112 N.E. Evelyn Ave., Grants Pass, 541-479-3557, Ken Ludwig's murder mystery thriller in which an eccentric actor, known for his long-running portrayal of Sherlock Holmes, tries to solve a mystery at his Connecticut mansion. To be livestreamed, with limited in-house seating, if possible. Livestream tickets $15 for one-two viewers, $30 for three-four viewers, $50 for five or more viewers.

MURDER MYSTERY DINNER THEATER, 6 p.m. Saturdays, Cynthia's Home Sweet Home, 1038 N.W. Sixth St., Grants Pass, 541-479-5953. Interactive, outdoor murder mystery dinner theater. $30 per person for show and five-course meal; reservations required.

Jackson County

"POLAROID STORIES," 8 p.m. Feb. 25, Feb. 27-28, livestream through Oregon Center for the Arts at Southern Oregon University, Misadventures of street kids scraping by on society's margins, Free, advance registration required.

"ALCESTIS," 8 p.m. Feb. 25, 8 p.m. Feb. 27, 2 p.m. Feb. 28, livestream through Oregon Center for the Arts at Southern Oregon University, An ancient Greek play by Euripedes about a King who is able to avoid an early death ordained by the Fates, only by finding someone to die in his place. Free, advance registration required.

"THE SPITFIRE GRILL" 1 and 8 p.m. most days, Feb. 26- April 18, Oregon Cabaret Theatre, First and Hargadine streets, Ashland, 541-488-2902. A heartfelt musical about the healing wounds of the past and finding your chosen family. Tickets $39 and $43.

"JULIUS CAESAR," March 1-28, streaming through Oregon Shakespeare Festival in Ashland, 800-219-8161, Video of 2017 production of Shakespeare's political thriller about what happens to powerbrokers when their motives and means lead to unexpected consequences they cannot control. $15 or three OSF shows (with "Manahatta" and "Snow in Midsummer") for $40.

"TRAVELING THROUGH BROADWAY," 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. 2 p.m. Sundays, March 5-21, Ghostlight Playhouse, 115 E. Main St., Medford, 541-632-3258, Livestream concert-style revue of music from Broadway shows; limited in-house seating may be available. $15 per household.

"MANAHATTA," March 29-April 25, streaming through Oregon Shakespeare Festival in Ashland, 800-219-8161, Video of 2018 world premiere about the consequences of commercial exploits and attempted eradication of Native American people. $15 or three OSF shows (with "Snow in Midsummer" and "Julius Caesar") for $40.

"SNOW IN MIDSUMMER," May 3-30, streaming through Oregon Shakespeare Festival in Ashland, 800-219-8161, Video of 2018 production of the interweaving of two stories - a young woman who curses her city from beyond the grave, and a wealthy businesswoman who must face the parched, locust-plagued city. $15 or three OSF shows (with "Julius Caesar" and "Manahatta") for $40.

"THE AFRICAN QUEEN," mid-March, Collaborative Theater Project, 541-779-1055, A mismatched couple make a daring voyage in a dilapidated boat through German East Africa at the outbreak of World War I. Offered as video on-demand, with limited in-house seating, if possible. Dates and ticket price to be determined.

"AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS," mid-March, Collaborative Theater Project, 541-779-1055, Phileas Foff and his valet attempt to circumnavigate the world in a hot air balloon. Offered as video on-demand, with limited in-house seating, if possible. Dates and ticket price to be determined.

Douglas County

"THE WIZARD OF OZ," 8 a.m. Feb. 26-11:30 p.m. Feb. 28, streaming through Roseburg High School , A show rehearsed and recorded from high school students' homes, complete with DIY greenscreens and edited for viewing on-demand on YouTube. Pay-what-you-can, with $5 minimum. A YouTube Live Q&A session with cast and crew is at 8 p.m. Feb. 26.


Josephine County

KINDERMUSIC IT'S YOUR LUCKY DAY PLAYDATE, 11 a.m.-noon March 13, Music4Kids Learning Center, 141 N.W. C St., Grants Pass, 541-582-0123, Class is full. Interactive music, dance and play class for ages 18 months to 7 years, with a participating adult; includes a craft and a Kindermusic CD and instrument for each child. $20 per child, $5 per sibling, advance reservations online.

HOW TO SPROUT A READER, 10:30-11 a.m. March 18, online through Josephine Community Library, 541-476-0571, Virtual storytime for ages 5 and younger, and tips on how to lead your own at home. Free; register by phone or

MONTHLY CRAFT KITS FOR CHILDREN, noon-4 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through Josephine Community Library branches, 541-476-0571, New kits available for pick up each month at all four branches, Grants Pass, Cave Junction, Williams and Wolf Creek, while supplies last. Free.

Jackson County

VIRTUAL SATURDAY STORYTIME, 11 a.m. Feb. 27, online through Barnes & Noble, Reading of "Stay This Way Forever" by Linsey Davis, on Barnes & Noble Facebook page or YouTube channel. Free.

VIRTUAL SATURDAY STORYTIME, 11 a.m. March 6, online through Barnes & Noble, Reading of "The Classic Tale of Peter Rabbit" by Beatrix Potter. on Barnes & Noble Facebook page or YouTube channel. Free.

"SPRING STORYWALK: PLANT THE TINY SEED," 9 a.m.-5 p.m., daily, March 17-24, William Mott Memorial Park, Central Point, 541-664-3228, Stroll through the park while reading the pages of "Plant the Tiny Seed" by Christie Matheson placed along the fence near the park's wetlands. Free.

CHILDREN'S MUSEUM OF SOUTHERN OREGON, 413 W. Main St., Medford, 541-772-9922, Digital programs, storytimes, music, activities. Free.

SCIENCEWORKS, 1500 E. Main St., Ashland, 541-482-6767, Video demonstrations of science-related topics, downloadable science projects and activities to do at home, livestream science education programs, science news segments. Free.


Josephine County

GALLERY ONE AT THE MUSEUM, 229-B S.W. G St., Grants Pass, 541-479-1218. "Down the Rabbit Hole," zentangle drawings and mixed media constructions by Cindy Hernandez, through February.

GLASS FORGE GALLERY AND STUDIO, 501 S.W. G St., Grants Pass, 541-955-0815. Open for glass-blowing demonstrations. Call to schedule.

GRANTS PASS MUSEUM OF ART, 229 S.W. G St., Grants Pass, 541-479-3290, visit "Oregon Coast," paintings exploring the Oregon Coast Trail, by Kristen O'Neill, through March 26.

Jackson County

ART & SOUL GALLERY, 247 E. Main St., Ashland, 541-488-9006. "Why We Paint," small artworks with written comments by gallery artists about their first inspirations, with framing done by gallery owner Peter Stone, through Feb. 27. Exhibit also can be seen on the gallery's website and YouTube channel.

ART DU JOUR GALLERY, 213 E. Main St. Medford, 541-770-3190. Artwork by gallery artists, ongoing.

ART PRESENCE ART CENTER, 206 Fifth St., Jacksonville, 541-899-3759, "The Power of Pastel," a juried show of more than 30 paintings by 21 members of the Pastel Artists of Oregon, curated by Sue Bennett, through Feb. 28; a collection of new works by gallery members, through March 28. Both can be viewed in person and via virtual tour on gallery's website and Facebook page.

ASHLAND ART WORKS, 291 Oak St., Ashland, 541-488-4735. Artist Members Exhibition, through March.

HANSON HOWARD GALLERY, 89 Oak St. Ashland, 541-488-2562. "Novellas," narrative art by women for Women's History Month, including drawings and sculpture by Ondrea Levey, paintings by Stacey Dressen McQueen and Bobbie Jansen, mosaic sculpture by Laurie Gadbois and printmaking by Noriko Sugita, through March 27.

HOUSTON'S CUSTOM FRAMING AND FINE ART, 280 E. Hersey St., Ashland, 541-482-1983. Work by gallery artists, including paintings and fine art prints by Thomas Houston, chine colle etchings by Yugi Hiratsuka, aquatint etchings by Stephen McMillan and paintings by Erin Lee Gafill, ongoing.

ROGUE GALLERY, 40 S. Bartlett St., Medford, 541-772-8118. "Minimal/Maximum," fine art photography by Tom Glassman and Bruce Bayard, and "Baldassare's Italio Gardens," plein-air paintings by Susan Austin, Katy Cauker, Susan DeRosa, Kim Faucher, Claire Harkins, Susan Keilling and Jean Mailander, through Feb. 19; Celtic art, Feb. 26-April 9; new work in a variety of media by gallery members, through April 9.

STUDIO 151, 151 N. Pioneer St., Ashland. "Other Works Elizabeth York," mixed media sculptural work, including two books of spontaneous art therapy, a series investigating time, sacred geometry, Buddhas in wall relief form and abstract sculptural figures, through February,


Josephine County

OREGON READS ALOUD, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Feb. 26, online through SMART Reading program, Day-long read-a-thon featuring fun and inspiring readings of children's books — the Rogue Valley will be in the spotlight at 2:30 p.m. with local guest readers — followed by a live online fundraiser. Free.

WINTER READING CHALLENGE, through March 31, Josephine Community Library, 541-476-0571, Track time spent reading through Beanstack to earn badges and collect raffle tickets for prizes, such as gift cards and books. Free, must register to participate.

ROGUE WRITERS, 5-7 p.m. every other Thursday, Grants Pass, 541-660-6150, Peer writing group, open to all levels. Call for meeting date and location. Free.

Jackson County

TUI T. SUTHERLAND, 1 p.m. Feb. 27, online through Barnes & Noble national Facebook page, 541-858-0203, Author discusses "The Dangerous Gift," the latest in the Wings of Fire series. Tickets $23 at

BOOKS@NOON, noon-1 p.m. March 2, online, 541-774-6996, Readers share about what they're reading, via Zoom; free, advance registration.

EAGLE POINT BOOK CLUB, 2-3:15 p.m. March 2,, 541-774-6996. Book discussion group reads "I Was Anastasia" by Ariel Lawhon, via Zoom. Free.

SARAH LANGAN, noon March 2, online through Barnes & Noble national Facebook page, 541-858-0203, Author discusses "Good Neighbors." Free

ANNE LAMOTT, 4 p.m. March 2, online through Barnes & Noble national Facebook page, 541-858-0203, Author discusses "Dusk, Night, Dawn." Tickets $25.79 at

ROGUE READS: DIVERSE READS CHALLENGE WRAP-UP, 4-5 p.m. March 3,, 541-774-6996. Sharing and discussion of the books and stories experienced during the Diverse Reads Challenge, via Zoom. Free, registration required.

J. ELLE AND SABAA TAHIR, 4 p.m. March 4, online through Barnes & Noble national Facebook page, 541-858-0203, Authors discuss "Wings of Ebony" for young adults. Free.

CASSANDRA CLARE, 3 p.m. March 5, online through Barnes & Noble national Facebook page, 541-858-0203, Author discusses "Chain of Iron." Tickets $31.86 at

WALTER ISAACSON, 4 p.m. March 9, online through Barnes & Noble national Facebook page, 541-858-0203, Author discusses "The Code Breaker." Tickets $42.62 at

MEDFORD LIBRARY BOOK CHAT, 5:30-6:30 p.m. March 9, 541-774-6996, Book discussion group reads "Timeline" by Michael Crichton, via Zoom. Free.

JESSE TYLER FERGUSON & JULIE TANOUS, 4 p.m. March 10, online through Barnes & Noble national Facebook page, 541-858-0203, Authors discuss "Food Between Friends." Tickets $42.62 at

NNLM READING CLUB PRESENTS... AMY BYER SHAINMAN, noon-1 p.m. March 11, 541-774-6996, Network of the National Library of Medicine Reading Club features author of "Resurrection Lily," via Zoom. Free.

IMBOLO MBUE, 4 p.m. March 11, online through Barnes & Noble national Facebook page, 541-858-0203, Author discusses "How Beautiful We Were." Free.

E.A. LUETKEMEYER, 5 p.m. March 12, online through Art Presence Art Center, 541-941-7057, Author reads from his book, "Penitentiary Tales: A Love Story" online via Zoom. Free, registration required.


Jackson County

OREGON CHEESE FEST-TO-GO, 5 p.m. March 13, Virtual cheese tasting via Facebook, with a pre-ordered tasting kit featuring more than 5 pounds of Oregon cheese, Bitner's Kitchen preserves, homemade crackers and chocolate in a reusable tote; kits are $95, picked up from Rogue Creamery in Central Point March 11-12, but must be ordered in advance online.

20TH ANNUAL ASHLAND INDEPENDENT FILM FESTIVAL, April 15-29, online at; and in person June 24-28 outdoors at ScienceWorks Hands-on Museum, Walkabout Brewing Company and Schneider Museum of Art, in Ashland, 541-488-3823, Approximately 100 new independent features and short films, with an emphasis on the subjects of activism and the arts, with Q&As, virtual parties and mixers. Tickets range from free-$10, discounts for members, seniors, students and financial hardship.

Portland area

MCMINNVILLE SHORT FILM FESTIVAL, through Feb. 28, Screening of 127 films over 10 days in 13 screening blocks, with live opening night and closing awards ceremonies. Individual tickets to any of the 13 screening blocks are $10 each, all-access pass to all screenings is $85, opening and closing day events are free.


Josephine County

CLASSIC MOVIE DRIVE-UP THEATER, 6:30 p.m. Feb. 25, Wild River Brewing parking lot, 595 N.E. E St., Grants Pass, 541-471-7487. Screening of "Black Panther" $20 per vehicle, advance reservations. Free hot chocolate for kids.

GUN & KNIFE SHOW, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Feb. 27, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Feb. 28, Josephine County Fairgrounds, 1451 Fairgrounds Road, Grants Pass, 800-659-3440, Guns, ammunition, knives, accessories. Admission $7.

FRONT PORCH QUILT SHOW, online, ongoing, Members of the Mountain Stars Quilters Guild show quilts, with a different theme each month. February themes are "Valentine's Day," All Things Hearts" and "Something Red." Free.

Jackson County

AIFF BEST OF THE FESTS: BLACK VOICES MATTER, through Feb. 28, online, 541-488-3823, Virtual screening of "17 Blocks," illuminating an ongoing national crises through one family's deeply personal saga living 17 blocks behind the U.S. Capitol. Tickets $10 AIFF members, $12 nonmembers.

WILD & SCENIC SISKIYOU FILM FESTIVAL, 6 p.m. Feb. 26, online at Award-winning films about nature, community activism, conservation, water and other environmental topics. Tickets $15 singles, $30 group.

WILD & SCENIC SISKIYOU FILM FESTIVAL SILENT AUCTION, through 6:30 p.m. Feb. 26, online at Bidding for outdoor gear, local experience packages, wellness services, overnight adventures, private hikes and more.

JACKSON COUNTY SPORTSMEN'S & OUTDOOR RECREATION SHOW, Feb. 26-March 4, plus March 12-31, online at Digital exhibitors, attractions, speakers covering the outdoor recreation industry, from boating, camping and hiking to hunting, fishing and climbing, to outdoor clothing and gear to guides and lodges. Free; links to the show will be posted on the website on opening day.

BINGO, 2:30 p.m. Saturdays, Rogue River Community Center, 132 Broadway St., Rogue River, 541-582-0609. Regular games and specials with prizes, limited to 50 people.

HISTORY LECTURE SERIES, noon-1 p.m. March 3 online, 541-774-6996, "Jacksonville's German-Speaking Settlers," third in a monthly, year-long history lecture series called "Windows in Time." Free.

FAMILY AND FRIENDS ART DAY, noon-2 p.m. March 13, Rogue Gallery, 40 S. Bartlett St., Medford, 541-772-8118. Art projects, art scavenger hunt for families; children must be accompanied by an adult; free, materials provided, advance registration.

CELTIC CELEBRATION, 7 p.m. March 17, online, through Rogue Gallery; Irish music, a "Danny Boy" singing competition with $50 award, art exhibit; log on at Free.

"TALKING BACK: SPEAKING TRUTH," through March, Six-part web series explores the growing movement for justice in American regional theater. Episodes 1-3, available now; Episode 4, available Feb. 21; Episode 5, available March 7; Episode 6, available March 21. Free.

"ASH LAND," online, Short film about a Black woman who has turned her back on herself. Free, visit and click on "Now Playing."


Douglas County

SEVEN FEATHERS CASINO RESORT, Canyonville, 800-548-8461. Jessie Leigh, Feb. 25; Gilbert Bonilla, Feb. 26-28; Bill Engvall, March 27; Tattoo Expo, April 30-May 2; RV Resort Rally, May 28-30; Bites, Blues & Brews, June 26; Midget Wrestling Warriors, July 17,

Portland area

SPIRIT MOUNTAIN CASINO, Grand Ronde, 800-760-7977.

Oregon coast

CHINOOK WINDS CASINO, Lincoln City, 888-244-6665. Job Fair, Jan. 26-27.

MILL CASINO, North Bend, 800-953-4800.

THREE RIVERS CASINO, Coos Bay 541-808-9209.

THREE RIVERS CASINO, Florence, 541-997-7529.

Northern California

ELK VALLEY CASINO, 2500 Howland Hill Road, Crescent City, Calif., 707-464-1020.

RAIN ROCK CASINO, 777 Casino Way, Yreka, California, 530-777-7246.

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