• Coverage of community entertainment events, including fairs, festivals and more
Posted Jul 18, 2016 at 9:00 AM

The theme of this year's Jackson County Fair is "Carnival Lights and Country Nights," a motif thought up and named by community members. Founded in 1859, the fair has long been one of the area's biggest events of the summer.  

Updated Jul 14, 2016 at 10:07 AM

Love it or hate it, abstract expressionism has been a dominant force in the art world for decades. The Rogue Gallery & Art Center will honor the art form with "Abstract Expressionism: Celebrating 70 Years of Throwing Paint" through Aug.

Posted Jul 14, 2016 at 9:00 AM

Curator Michelle Grabner drove 1,800 miles and visited more than 100 studios as she scoured Oregon for artists to include in a state biennial exhibition. Rather than show her selections in a centralized exhibit in Portland, her finds are on...

Posted Jul 7, 2016 at 11:01 PM

According to one tale from Jacksonville's colorful past, a gambler caught cheating at cards was lynched one night, his body left dangling from a noose on the front porch of the historic John Miller House. Subsequent visitors to the house...

Posted Jul 5, 2016 at 9:00 AM

Comedian Brian Regan made stand-up history in late 2015 when he performed the first Comedy Central live broadcast special at Radio City Music Hall in New York City. "That stage is huge," he says. "I had a circus waiting backstage just in...

Updated Jul 1, 2016 at 10:27 AM

The Rogue Valley is full of places and ways to celebrate the National Day of the United States, including fireworks, parades, live music, arts-and-crafts fairs, and kids activities. Here are 5 ways to make your plans for July...

Posted Jun 30, 2016 at 9:00 AM

Composite photographs by Debra Rene Harder, glasswork by Ashland Glass Act, textiles by Dian Ericson and Jo Ann Manzone, ceramic sculpture by Marydee Bombeck and wire sculpture by George Popa will be in the spotlight during the Ashland Galleries...

Posted Jun 24, 2016 at 12:00 PM

In early 1953, the Rogue River Booster Club launched the first National Rooster Crowing Contest as a way to promote the town's local businesses — not just the river. The local merchants thought it a great idea to see which rooster could...

Updated Jun 22, 2016 at 2:26 PM

The Southern Oregon Lavender Trail celebrates its fourth anniversary this year, and during the Southern Oregon Lavender Festival, Friday-Sunday, June 24-26, the focus will be on the taste of lavender.

Posted Jun 16, 2016 at 9:00 AM

"Hog Butcher for the World, Tool Maker, Stacker of Wheat, Player with Railroads and the Nation's Freight Handler; Stormy, husky, brawling,  City of the Big Shoulders...

Posted Jun 16, 2016 at 9:00 AM

The 31st annual Medford Cruise is back this year with car shows, a downtown cruise night and more. Each year, fans of car culture trot out their shiny classics and hot rods and take them to the streets for all to see. The place to be...

NEXT 10  »
«  PREV 10

Events Calendar