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Entertainment guide

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

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Josephine County

THE COPPER MUG COCKTAIL LOUNGE, 1320 Redwood Ave., Grants Pass, 541-295-8679. March 20, DJ Lion, hip hop and bass, 8-11 p.m.; Thursdays, karaoke, 8-11 p.m., on heated, covered patio. No cover.

OLD BARN TAVERN, 2039 Redwood Ave., Grants Pass, 541-479-0222. Thursdays and Saturdays, karaoke, 7-10:45 p.m., outdoors. No cover.

THE SOUND LOUNGE, 225 S.E. H St., Grants Pass, 541-479-0712. March 19, DJ Finnatik, 8-11 p.m.; March 20, Gary Margason, acoustic variety, 8-11 p.m. Music is on the heated patio, no cover, reservations required.

Jackson County

THE BLACK SHEEP, 51 N. Main St., Ashland, 541-482-6414. Tuesdays, open mic hosted by Robbie Dacosta, 7:30-9:30 p.m.; Wednesdays, Pub Trivia, 7-8:30 p.m. No cover.

DOWNTOWN MARKET CO., 231 E. Main St., Medford, 541-973-2233. March 19 and March 21, The Giantess Duo, dream rock, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Friday, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Sunday. No cover.

GRAPE STREET BAR & GRILL, 31 S. Grape St., Medford, 541-500-8881. March 18, Jared Gutridge, acoustic variety, 7:30-10:30 p.m., no cover; March 19, Mercy, blues, rock, R&B, 7:30-10:30 p.m., $10; March 20, Fogline, country, 7:30-10:30 p.m., outside, no cover.

JOHNNY B'S ROCKIN' DINER, 120 E. Sixth St., Medford, 541-773-1900. March 20, Silas R. Shand and Felix Thursday, country punk solstice guitar pull, 8 p.m., no cover; Tuesdays, open mic and jam, 8-11 p.m., no cover.

TAP & VINE at 559, 559 Medford Center, 541-500-1632. April 4, Danielle Kelly and Paul Turnipseed, jazz, soul, 5-7 p.m. No cover, reservations recommended.

WALKABOUT BREWING COMPANY, 921 Mason Way, Medford, 541-734-4677. March 21, Buddy Paprock, classic rock, indie rock, pop, 3-5 p.m. No cover.


Josephine County

AUGUSTINO ESTATE VINEYARDS, 16995 N. Applegate Road, Grants Pass, 541-846-1881. March 20, David Cahalan, acoustic variety, 1-4 p.m. No cover.

SCHMIDT FAMILY VINEYARDS, 330 Kubli Road, Grants Pass, 541-846-9985. March 20, Jen Ambrose, acoustic rock, blues, folk, 2:30-5:30 p.m. No cover, reservations recommended.

Jackson County

BELLE FIORE WINERY, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland, 541-552-4900. March 18, Dayton Mason, gypsy jazz guitar, 5:30-7:30 p.m.; March 19, Jeff Kloetzel, acoustic variety, 5:30-7:30 p.m.; March 20, Highway Bound, country trio, 5:30-7:30 p.m.; March 21, Rod Petrone, jazz and classical guitar, 5-7 p.m.; March 24, Dark Eyes Duo, gypsy jazz, 5-7 p.m.; March 25, Jen Ambrose, acoustic guitar and vocals, 5:30-7:30 p.m. No cover, reservations recommended.

DANCIN' VINEYARDS, 4477 S. Stage Road, Medford, 541-245-1133. March 19, David Cahalan, acoustic variety, 4-6 p.m. No cover; call for reservations.

HUMMINGBIRD ESTATE, 1677 Old Stage Road, Central Point, 541-930-2650. March 21, Phillip Reed, acoustic indie folk pop, 3-5 p.m. No cover.

NAUMES SUNCREST WINERY, 1950 Suncrest Road, Talent, 541-608-1755. March 20, The Giantess, dream blues rock, country rockabilly, 2-5 p.m. No cover, reservations suggested.

RELLIK WINERY, 970 Old Stage Road, Central Point, 541-499-0449. March 19, Lane Norberg, 5-7 p.m.; March 20, J Brothers, rock, pop, soul, jazz; March 21, David Pinsky & Phil Newton, acoustic blues, 4-6 p.m. Music is outside, no cover, reservations recommended.

ROXYANN WINERY, 3285 Hillcrest Road, Medford, 541-776-2315. March 20, Pacifica, folk, light rock, 3-5 p.m.; March 21, JustaDuo, soul, 3-5 p.m. No cover, reservations recommended.

SOUTH STAGE CELLARS, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville, 541-899-9120. March 20, Nick Garrett-Powell, acoustic variety, 6-8 p.m.; March 21, Holly Gleason, urban folk, 2-5 p.m.; March 24, Phillip Reed, acoustic indie folk pop., 6-8 p.m. No cover, reservations suggested.

STONERIVER VINEYARD, 2178 Pioneer Road, Talent, 541-631-9583. March 20, Marcy Duo, blues, rock, 2-4 p.m., on the lawn, weather permitting. No cover, call for reservations.

TRIUM WINES, 203 E. Main St., Talent, 541-625-9100. March 19, Carla Bauer, guitar and vocals, 5-7 p.m. No cover, reservations suggested.


Josephine County

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.

ALEXANDER TUTUNOV, 6 p.m. April 4, Grants Pass Seventh-day Adventist Church, 1360 N. E. Ninth St., Grants Pass, 541-476-6313, Classical piano favorites, open to a live audience. Free, advance reservations.

Jackson County

QUARTETTO DI CREMONA, 7:30 p.m. April 16, 3 p.m. April 17, streamed from Genoa, Italy, 541-552-6154, String quartet; Friday's concert features Puccini, Verdi and Beethoven; Saturday program is Webern, Mozart and Schubert. Tickets $20 general, $5 for students and Oregon Trail Card holders.

SISKIYOU SINGERS: VIRTUAL PERFORMANCES, online, Siskiyou Singers perform "Sure On This Shining Night" and "Life's NOT a Cabaret," and Laura Barlow and Scott Nelson perform"You Are the New Day." Free, donations welcome.


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. Limited in-house seating with livestreaming available. In-person tickets $60 for group of four; livestream tickets $15 for one-two viewers, $30 for three-four viewers, $50 for five or more viewers.

"HUELGA," 6-8 p.m. April 22, online through Rogue Community College Diversity Programming Board, 541-956-7187,, click on Events. Teatro Milagro presents historical narrative sharing the struggles and accomplishments of Dolores Huerta, a labor rights activist and union organizer who cofounded the United Farm Workers, in honor of Earth Day. Free, visit website for meeting ID and passcode

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

"AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 DAYS," 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 1:30 p.m. Sundays, March 19-April 4, Collaborative Theater Project, 541-779-1055, Phileas Fogg and his valet attempt to circumnavigate the world in a hot air balloon. Live performances open to no more than 25 attendees, tickets $25 by phone only. Online streaming dates to be announced.

"TRAVELING THROUGH BROADWAY," 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays. 2 p.m. Sundays, through March 21, Ghostlight Playhouse, 115 E. Main St., Medford, 541-690-8810, Concert-style revue of music from Broadway shows, with both in-person and streaming options. In-person tickets $40 for a table of four; streaming free for subscribers, $15 per household for nonsubscribers.

"JULIUS CAESAR," through March 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.

"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 "Julius Caesar" and "Snow in Midsummer.") for $40.

RHYTHM OF DANCE, online, through March 31, Craterian Theater, 23 S. Central Ave., Medford, 541-779-3000, Irish dance production. $20.

"THE AFRICAN QUEEN," April 16-25, 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 with limited in-house seating, and video on demand. Ticket prices to be determined.

"THE SPITFIRE GRILL" 1 and 8 p.m. most days, through 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.

"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.

Douglas County

"HELP DESK," through March 21, on-demand, 28 past and present UACT performers from around the world perform as customer service representatives helping customers with everyday problems. $5 per stream.


Josephine County

HOW TO SPROUT A READER, 10:30-11 a.m. April 15, 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

KINDERMUSIC SPRING FLING PLAYDATE, 11 a.m.-noon April 24, 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.

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

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.

VIRTUAL SATURDAY STORYTIME, 11 a.m. March 20, online through Barnes & Noble, Reading of "Mel Fell" by Corey R. Tabor, on Barnes & Noble Facebook page or YouTube channel. 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. "Once Upon an Artistic Adventure," colorful watercolors by Judy Crum, through March.

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. "Light Made Water," oil paintings by Morgan Sobel, through March, 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, "Woodcraft," handcrafted wood works by members of the Siskiyou Woodcraft Guild, through March 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," photography by Tom Glassman and Bruce Bayard, through March 19; "From the Emerald Isle: Celtic Art Exhibit," artwork about all things Irish, through April 9; new work in a variety of media by gallery members, through April 9.

Douglas County

UMPQUA VALLEY ARTS CENTER, 1624 W. Harvard Ave., Roseburg, 541-672-2532. "Postcards for a New Year," small works in all media describing hopes for the new year, messages to the community for 2021, April 2-June 4.


Josephine County

VIRTUAL BOOK CLUB, through March 31, through Josephine Community Library Facebook group,

Weekly discussion group reads "The Mermaid from Jeju" by Sumi Hahn.

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

GOLD HILL LIBRARY BOOK CLUB, 3-4 p.m. March 19,, 541-855-1994. Book discussion group reads "Tell Me More" by Kelly Corrigan, via Zoom; free, advance registration.

RANDOM FANDOM: GALLAGHER GIRLS, 12:30-1:30 p.m. March 20,, 541-774-6996. Book discussion group explores the world of Ally Carter's Gallagher Girls series, via Zoom. Free.

TWEEN BOOK CLUB, 3-4 p.m. March 20,, 541-774-6996. Book discussion group reads "From the Desk of Zoe Washington" by Jenae Marks, via Zoom. Free.

BRAIN BOOKS DISCUSSION GROUP, 3-5 p.m. March 23,, 541-774-6996. Book discussion group reads "The Color of Law: A Forgotten History of How our Government Segregated America" by Richard Rothstein, via Zoom. Free.

PETER SWANSON, noon, March 24, online through Barnes & Noble national Facebook page, 541-858-0203, Author discusses "Every Vow You Break." Free.

LISA SCOTTOLINE, noon, March 25, online through Barnes & Noble national Facebook page, 541-858-0203, Author discusses "Eternal." Free.

SHARON STONE, 4 p.m. March 31, online through Barnes & Noble national Facebook page, 541-858-0203, Author discusses "The Beauty of Living Twice." Tickets $35.04, at

BOOKS@NOON, noon-1 p.m. April 6, 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. April 6,, 541-774-6996. Book discussion group reads "The Radium Girls: the Dark Story of America's Shinbinbg Women" by Kate Moore, via Zoom. Free.

MEDFORD LIBRARY BOOK CHAT, 5:30-6:30 p.m. April 13, 541-774-6996, Book discussion group reads "Becoming" by Michelle Obama, via Zoom. Free.


Jackson County

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.

OREGON FRINGE FESTIVAL, April 29-May 1, online through Oregon Center for the Arts, Live virtual performances, artist lectures and workshops, virtual gallery, with outdoor art installations at Southern Oregon University campus in Ashland. Free.


Josephine County

SOUTHERN OREGON FLEA MARKET, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. March 20, Josephine County Fairgrounds, 1451 Fairgrounds Road, Grants Pass, 541-259-5986. Up to 75 vendors. Free admission.

BLACK, WHITE & THE BLUES ART AUCTION, 3 p.m. March 21- 3 p.m. March 28, online, Works of art by regional artists open for bids, to benefit the Grants Pass Museum of Art.

BLACK, WHITE & THE BLUES GALA, 6 p.m. March 25, with a pre-show at 5:30 p.m., livestream, Art auction, storytelling, blues music, to benefit the Grants Pass Museum of Art. Free.

MEET THE EASTER BUNNY, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. March 27, Grants Pass Shopping Center, 959 N.E. D St., Grants Pass. Photos with the Easter Bunny, Easter treats, coloring books, face painting, balloon animals. Free.

EASTER EGG HUNT, 1 p.m. March 27, Schmidt House gardens, 508 S.WE. Fifth St., Grants Pass, 541-441-2732, 541-0479-7827. Up to 50 children age 10 and younger search for and collect plastic candy-filled eggs, rain or shine, plus photos with the Easter Bunny and raffle baskets. Bring your own basket. Free. Raffle baskets on display at Weekend Beer Company, 1863 N.W. Washington Blvd.

FRONT PORCH QUILT SHOW, online, ongoing, Members of the Mountain Stars Quilters Guild show quilts, with a different theme each month. Month themes are "St. Patrick's Day" and "Mad for Plaid." Free.

BINGO, games at noon Sundays, 6 p.m. Wednesdays, Arts & Crafts Building, Josephine County Fairgrounds, 1451 Fairgrounds Road, Grants Pass, 541-415-9000, 541-476-3215. $10 buy in. See Friends of Josephine County Fairgrounds Facebook page for latest updates.

Jackson County

AIFF PREVIEW NIGHT, 7 p.m. March 24, online Ashland Independent Film Festival gives a pre-recorded look inside this year's festival, with an overview, guests and highlights of the program. Free for members only.

JACKSON COUNTY SPORTSMEN'S & OUTDOOR RECREATION SHOW, through March 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.

SILENT ART AUCTION, through March 31, Art du Jour Gallery, 123 E. Main St., Medford. Silent auction of art by local artists, to benefit Habitat for Humanity, and unsold art will be donated to Almeda Fire victims. The gallery is open 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday.

EASTER EGG HUNT & CELEBRATION, 2-5 p.m. April 3, Naumes Suncrest Winery, 1950 Suncrest Road, Talent, 541-608-1755. Easter egg hunt for the first 50 registered kids: 3 and younger (15 kids), 4-8 (35 kids), with prizes for the 4-8 category for finding the golden egg; plus Easter egg coloring contest, photos with the Easter Bunny and new country music by Blowin' Smoke, 2-5 p.m. Free, advance reservations.

FAMILY AND FRIENDS ART DAY, noon-2 p.m. April 10, 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.

LOCAL HISTORY LECTURE SERIES, noon-1 p.m. April 7 online, 541-774-6996, "The Wood House: The History and Conservation of a Regional Icon," fourth in a monthly, year-long history lecture series called "Windows in Time." Free.

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

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.

"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. The Brothers Reed, March 19-20; Gilbert Bonilla, March 21-24; Jesse Leigh, March 26-28; Bill Engvall, March 27; Marathon Bingo, April 24; Tattoo Expo, April 30-May 2; Resort Rally, May 28-30; Bites, Blues & Brews, June 26; Midget Wrestling Warriors, July 17; Josh Turner, July 31; Larry the Cable Guy, Sept.17.

Portland area

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

Oregon coast

CHINOOK WINDS CASINO, Lincoln City, 888-244-6665. DJ dance music, Fridays and Saturdays, ongoing.

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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