Get Up & Go: Thursday, June 26

Today

MARKET DAY: The Medford Growers Market is open from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursdays at the Medford Armory, 1701 S. Pacific Highway. See www.rvgrowersmarket.com.

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ASHLAND CITY BAND: The community band, directed by Don Bieghler, plays at 7 p.m. Thursdays through Aug. 14 in the Butler Band Shell in Ashland's Lithia Park. This week they'll perform selections of patriotic marches, Broadway hits, original orchestral music and a clarinet solo titled "Immer Kleiner." Free. The Saxophone Quartet will play at 6:16 p.m. Call 541-245-9494.

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AMERICAN BAND COLLEGE DIRECTORS' BAND: Two 100-member bands made up of band directors from schools throughout the country will perform at 7:30 p.m. at the Craterian Theater, 23 S. Central Ave., Medford. For ticket information, see www.craterian.org or www.bandworld.org, or call 541-779-3000.

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UKULELE WIZARD Jake Shimabukuro will play at 8:45 p.m. at the Britt Pavilion, 350 First St., Jacksonville. For ticket information, see www.brittfest.org or call 541-773-6077.

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OPERA, THE MOST EXOTIC ENTERTAINMENT: Guest lecturer Baila Miller will discuss the history of opera in a four-part lecture series at four different library branches. Part one, covering the origins of opera, Claudio Monteverdi, the Castrati and opera themes, will run from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at the Eagle Point library, 239 W. Main St. Free. Call 541-774-6996.

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RANDY MCALLISTER: The Grammy-nominated singer and songwriter will bring his hard-driving music to EdenVale Winery, 2310 Voorhies Road, Medford. Showtime is 6 to 9 p.m., admission costs $20 at the door, and doors open at 5 p.m. For details, see http://edenvalleyorchards.com or call 541-512-2955.


Friday, June 27

221 FLY: The Rogue Valley band — Roger Bradshaw (guitar), Mike Hansen (drums), Brandon Bloomfield (bass) and Russ Bohall (guitar, keys) — will play original rock from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at Del Rio Vineyards and Winery, 52 N. River Road, Gold Hill. Admission $7.50. See www.delriovineyards.com.

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DAN DOSHIER & FRIENDS: The group will perform acoustic folk and Americana from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. Free. Call 541-899-9120.

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LEFTOVER SALMON — fronted by Vince Herman and featuring rock pianist Bill Payne of Little Feat — will be joined by Poor Man's Whiskey and Ashland band Eight Dollar Mountain for a concert of high-octane bluegrass and hootenanny at 6:30 p.m. Friday at the Britt Pavilion, 350 First St., Jacksonville. Ashland-based string player Jef Fretwell will perform from 5:30 to 6:15 p.m. in the Britt Performance Garden. For ticket information, see www.brittfest.org or call 541-773-6077.


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