Live Rogue Valley music, outdoor movies, markets & more: Aug. 13
Movies in the Park: Find family-friendly movie fun under the stars at Bear Creek Park, located at the corner of Siskiyou Boulevard and Highland Drive, Medford. Movies begin at dusk every Friday evening through the end of August. On Aug. 13, the animated classic “Aladdin” will be shown. Call 541-447-2400 or see playmedford.com.
Family Drive-In Movie: UScellular will host a free family-friendly drive-in movie showing of “Shrek 2” at 8:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Aug. 13-14, at The Expo, 1 Peninger Road, Central Point. Pre-movie activities will begin at 7 p.m. and include local trivia, music and food trucks. Movie audio will be enabled through each car’s FM radio, and on-site attendants will guide vehicles to their parking spots. Parking passes are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Each vehicle will be provided with popular movie snacks, including popcorn and water. Doors open at 7 p.m. To ensure that everyone who wants to see the movie can, once all passes are gone, anyone who registers for the movie will receive a unique rental code to watch any movie of their choice at home, courtesy of UScellular and Redbox. See drivein.uscellular.com to register for a pass and for further details.
Soundwalk: Britt Festival Orchestra will present “Ellen Reid Soundwalk,” a free interactive musical experience in and around Jacksonville, through Oct. 15. Performed in part by members of the BFO, “Soundwalk” is a GPS-enabled public art work that uses music to illuminate the natural environment. This installment is tailor-made for Jacksonville, created to encourage calm reflection and introspection. To participate, download the free Ellen Reid Soundwalk app (ellenreidsoundwalk.com/download) to your smartphone, then install “The Britt Festival Orchestra Soundwalk,” put on headphones, press play, and explore parts of Jacksonville on foot or by car to discover diverse musical elements in various locations around the town and surrounding trail systems. In addition to classical, music styles in “Soundwalk” include electronic, jazz and pop. Every person’s experience will be different as they choose their own path based on a map built into the app. For more information, see brittfest.org.
Daniel Meyer Pool: The outdoor pool at 1705 Homes Ave. in Ashland is open for lap and recreational swimming. The Daniel Meyer Memorial Pool will follow all guidance from the Oregon Health Authority to keep everyone safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. For information on swim schedules and lessons, see ashland.or.us/swim.
Allison Scull and Victor Martin: Singer-songwriter and guitarist Allison Scull and sax player Victor Martin will play a mix of folk, jazz, blues and pop, along with Scull singing some of her original songs in French at 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 13, at DANCIN Vineyards, 4477 S. Stage Road, Medford. Admission is free. Call 541-245-1133 or see dancin.com.
Slopes & Trails: Slopes & Trails will host a free meet-and-greet at 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 13, at Hummingbird Estate, 1677 Old Stage Road, Central Point. The nonprofit organization provides social and recreational activities. See slopes.org.
J Brothers: Brothers Mark and Scott Johnson will perform a mix of classic rock and pop at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 13, at Dunbar Farms Rocky Knoll Winery, 2881 Hillcrest Road, Medford. The Toasted Cheese Food Truck will have food available for purchase. Admission is free. See dunbarfarms.com or call 541-414-3363.
Gypsy Rogue: Guitarists Dan Fellman and Marc Camilo along with multi-instrumentalist Bob Rawlings will perform a variety of jazz styles at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 13, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See www.bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.
Danielle Kelly Soul Project: Singer Danielle Kelly, guitarist Paul Turnipseed, drummer Nick Kirby, bassist Richard Meyer and Gordon Greenley on sax will perform soul and oldies from Motown at 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 13, at RoxyAnn Winery, 3285 Hillcrest Road, Medford. See roxyann.com or call 541-776-2315.
John Dabaco: Jazz pianist John Dabaco will perform standards and classics at 6 p.m. every Friday and Saturday, at the Hearsay Restaurant, Lounge and Garden, 40 S. First St., Ashland. See hearsayashland.com or call 541-625-0505.
Rogue Suspects: Rock, funk and blues band The Rogue Suspects — singer Shae Celine, guitar player Dirk Price, bassist Greg Frederick, drummer David Bolen and keyboard player Don Harriss—will perform at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 13, at Grizzly Peak Winery, 1600 E. Nevada St., Ashland. Tickets are $20. Food trucks will have food and beverages available for purchase. See grizzlypeakwinery.com or call 541-482-5700.
Indubious: Indubious, a roots-reggae band with electronic and dubstep influences, will perform an all-ages concert along with The Illies, Friday, Aug. 13, at Leap Farms, 348 Queens Branch Road, Rogue River. Illies kick off the show at 7 p.m., Indubious starts at 9 p.m. Food will be available for purchase; no alcohol sold on the premises. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets are $25, and are available online at indubiousleap.brownpapertickets.com. See indubiousmusic.com.
Haunted History Tour: Costumed docents lead hour-long tours the second Friday of each month from June through September with special tours the second weekend in October, in downtown Jacksonville. Guests will be introduced to some of the town’s historic buildings along with the restless ghosts and spirits who still occupy them. The 7 and 7:30 p.m. courthouse tour features stories of brothels, epidemics and hangings. The 7:15 and 7:45 p.m. Britt Hill tour shares tales of arson, saloons and Oregon’s first Chinatown. Tours are $10, and reservations are required. Reservations must be made on-line at historicjacksonville.org/haunted-history-tours, no later than 4 p.m. on the day of the tour. Tours leave from the Jacksonville Visitors Center at the corner of N. Oregon and C streets. Tour guests who are not fully vaccinated will be asked to wear masks as a courtesy to tour guides and other guests. Proceeds go to the maintenance of Jacksonville’s historic buildings. Call 541-245-3650 for reservations. For additional information see historicjacksonville.org or email at firstname.lastname@example.org for information or call 541-245-3650.
Saucy: The five-piece band will play an eclectic mix of country, folk, rock and more at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 13, at Grape Street Bar & Grill, 31 S. Grape St., Medford. See grapestreetbarandgrill.com or call 541-500-8881.
John Dough Boys vs. Suckerpunch: The John Dough Boys band will play a mix of bluegrass and folk rock, with an appearance by Suckerpunch, at 8 p.m. Friday, Aug. 13, at Johnny B’s, 120 E. Sixth St., Medford. See jbsmedford.com for ticket information or call 458-226-2722.
Ashland Saturday Market: Fresh and organic seasonal produce, bakery items, artisan food, plants and other goods are available from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays through Oct. 30, along Oak Street in downtown Ashland. Social distancing and safety measures are in place. See rvgrowersmarket.com.
Grants Pass Growers Market: Find local seasonal produce, baked goods, beverages and more from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays in downtown Grants Pass, at Fourth and F streets. Masks are required while in the market. See growersmarket.org.
Medford Cars & Coffee: Car enthusiasts can meet from 9 to 10:30 a.m. every Saturday at 2780 E. Barnett Road, Medford, near Starbucks and Mountain Mike’s Pizza. The group will not hold meetings in the event of rain or snowy weather. Find Medford Cars and Coffee on Facebook for further information.
Lithia Artisans Market: More than 40 artisans display and sell handcrafted items from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through December along Calle Guanajuato, the pedestrian walkway behind the downtown plaza that runs next to Ashland Creek in Ashland. Safety measures will be in effect, masks are required, and social distancing will be enforced. Call 541-301-9811 or see lithiaartisansmarket.com
Walk through History: Take a walk though Jacksonville’s history during a one-hour guided tour at 10 a.m. every Saturday through Sept. 4. The tour leaves from Jacksonville’s Courthouse Square, in front of City Hall, 206 N. Fifth St., Jacksonville. Visit government and commercial buildings, fraternal lodges and homes. Learn how gambling money built a church; how the Civil War ended a successful mercantile partnership; how fire reshaped the town and a railroad both destroyed and preserved it, and more. Admission is free, reservations required. Call 541-245-3650 or email email@example.com.
Historic Cemetery Presentation: Docents will present “Snake Oils and Sound Practice; Successes, Failures and Antidotes of Pioneer Medicine” along with a short walking tour to grave sites relating to the topic, at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 14, at the historic Jacksonville Cemetery. The cemetery is located at the top of the Cemetery Road where you will meet your docents and parking is available. The guided tours are free, although donations are always appreciated. Masks are required unless fully vaccinated, and presenters ask that you keep social distancing in mind. Call 541 826-9939 or see friendsjvillecemetery.org.
Pet Adoption: A special SoHumane pet adoption day will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 14, at Medford Food Co-Op, 945 S. Riverside Ave., Medford. SoHumane staff and volunteers will be showing dogs outside, and applications for foster and volunteer programs will also be available. Every pet will be up-to-date on routine vaccinations, flea and tick preventative, dewormed, microchipped and spayed or neutered before going home. Adoptable dogs and cats can be viewed at sohumane.org. Call 541-779-3215 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
Historic Tour: Beekman Bank tour CANCELED. See historicjacksonville.org for more details.
Rogue Gallery & Art Center Family Art Day: Kids and families of all ages can explore and create art from noon to 2 p.m. the second Saturday of each month (May 8) at Rogue Gallery & Art Center, 40 S. Bartlett St., Medford. Make your very own art projects to take home and explore gallery spaces with an art scavenger hunt. All materials will be provided. Admission is free; registration is required. Children must be accompanied by an adult. After registration, specific times will be set to limit number of participants to meet social distancing protocols. Call 541-772-8118 or see roguegallery.org.
David Cahalan: Singer, songwriter and guitarist David Cahalan will perform at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 14, at Augustino Estate at The Big Red Barn, 16995 N. Applegate Road, Grants Pass. See augustinoestate.com or call 541-846-1881.
Nick Garrett Powell: Lead singer of the acoustic duo The Fret Drifters, guitarist and singer Nick Garrett Powell will perform at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 14, at Bayer Family Estate Winery, 11663 Agate Road, Eagle Point. See bayerfamilyestate.com or call 541-826-8953.
JustaDuo: Alois Henderson and Albert Lee will perform easy listening pop and light rock at 3 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 14, at Aurora Vines Winery, 2287 Pioneer Road, Talent. See auroravines.com or call 541-897-0592.
Community BBQ: The Southern Oregon Historical Society will hold a community BBQ in celebration of its 75th anniversary from 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 14, at Pear Blossom Park, 312 E. Fourth St., Medford. Look for face painting, a jump house, water slide, “Mr. Twists n’ Juggles,” and sno-cones for children, along with games and other activities. Live music will be performed by guitarist David Pinsky and the Over the Moon band. There also will be raffles and giveaways, vendors, food trucks and more. Burgers, corn on the cob, other sides, sodas and water will be served by the Rotary Club of Medford and St. Mary’s School volunteers. Entertainment and activities are free; BBQ tickets are $10, $5 for children. Raffle tickets are $5. Tickets are available online at sohsbbq.eventbrite.com, or at the door. For further details email at email@example.com or call 541-761-9976.
Comedy Night: Comedian Carl Lee, along with Robert “Bobby” Omoto and Mike Betancourt, will perform stand-up comedy at 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 14, at Hummingbird Estate Winery, 1677 Old Stage Road, Central Point. Tickets are $25; must 18 or older to attend. See hummingbirdestate.com or call 541-930-2650.
Carla Bauer: Guitarist and vocalist Carla Bauer will perform a mix of light rock and pop at 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 14, at Stone River Winery and Vineyard, 2178 Pioneer Road, Talent. Call 541-631-9583.
Stolen Moments: Guitarist Dan Fellman, vocalist and guitarist Conny Lindley and Walter Lindley on upright bass will play American jazz standards, Latin jazz and gypsy jazz at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 14, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.
Jeff K and Overtones: The band — guitarists Jeff Kloetzel and Jeff Stanley, bassist Donnie Yance and drummer Dave Bolen — will play a mix of original rock and cover songs at 6 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 14, at Dunbar Farms Rocky Knoll Winery, 2881 Hillcrest Road, Medford. Admission is $10. For tickets see dunbarfarms.com or call 541-414-3363.
Jessy Jayne & The Lit Dice: Jessy Jayne & The Lit Dice will play eclectic blues, country and rock music about whiskey and murder at 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 14, at Johnny B’s, 120 E. Sixth St., Medford. See jbsmedford.com for ticket information or call 458-226-2722.
Jacksonville Farmers Market: The market is open from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. every Sunday through October on the grounds of the Historic Jacksonville Courthouse, 206 N. Fifth St., Jacksonville. You’ll find local produce, fresh baked goods, naturally raised beef, local seafood, beverages, treats, prepared foods, arts, crafts and live music. Live music is performed from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Find jville.market on Facebook for updates and further information.
Frankie Hernandez Band: Singer, songwriter and guitar and horn player Frankie Hernandez and his band will play a blend of soul, funk, Latin, and reggae at 1 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 15, at Del Rio Vineyards, 52 N. River Road, Gold Hill. Admission is $20 per table, or free for lawn seating. Reservations are recommended. See delriovineyards.com or call 541-855-2062.
Watson House: Indie rock band Watson House — Daniel Nickels and Dave Collie — will perform covers of modern and classics songs at 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 15, at Walkabout Brewing Co., 921 Mason Way, Medford. See walkaboutbrewing.com or call 541-734-4677.
Seth Hansson: Singer, songwriter and guitarist Seth Hansson will perform a mix of acoustic alternative, rock, and folk at 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 15, at RoxyAnn Winery, 3285 Hillcrest Road, Medford. See roxyann.com or call 541-776-2315.
Tim Church: Guitarist Tim Church will play a mix of classical, jazz and Brazilian instrumentals at 5 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 15, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.
Women Will Rock!: Oregon-based lead singers Natasha Neece, Jen Ambrose, Danielle Kelly, Kristen Calvin, Jade Chavis, Lynda Day, Beth Henderson, and Shae Céline, will perform an “All Stars” concert from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 15, at Grizzly Peak Winery, 1600 E. Nevada St., Ashland. Tickets are $50, and a portion of the ticket sales will go to Dunn House Emergency Shelter. To purchase tickets or for further information see grizzlypeakwinery.com or call 541-482-5700.
Take & Make: Kids and their families can stop by any JCLS branch to pick up a take-and-make craft kit during select dates. Each library branch offers a unique craft for every age group, from preschoolers to adults, and all need supplies are included in the kit. For details, see jcls.org or call the library branch in your area.
Paul Schmeling Band: The Paul Schmeling Band will perform jazz standards from 7 to 9 p.m. Mondays at Martino’s Restaurant and Lounge, 58 E. Main St., Ashland. Email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 541-488-4420.
Jared Freiburg and the Vagabonds: Hear a range of hits in rock & roll, blues, jazz and country from the 1950s and ’60s at 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 16, at Grizzly Peak Winery, 1600 E. Nevada St., Ashland. Tickets are $30 in advance, $35 at the door. For tickets and further details, see grizzlypeakwinery.com or call 541-482-5700.
Ashland Rogue Valley Growers & Crafters Market: Seasonal fruits and vegetables, crafts, specialty foods, drinks and more are available from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Nov. 23, at the National Guard Armory, 1420 E. Main St., Ashland. Masks are required. Social distancing and safety measures are in place. See rvgrowersmarket.com.
Social Benefit Dance Club: Dance to music performed by Darren Kuykendall at 1:30 p.m. Tuesdays at the Rogue Valley Square Dance Center, 3377 Table Rock Road, Medford. You do not need a partner to participate. Admission is $5, $6. Call 541-727-7070.
Medicare presentation: Linda Clarkson and Melissa Mlasko of Futurity First Insurance Group will give a free presentation, “Medicare 101,” at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 17, at the Santos Center, 701 N. Columbus Ave., Medford. Presenters will review Medicare Part A and Part B, as well as Medicare Advantage (Part C) plans and Medicare Supplement health insurance plans. Participants also will learn how Medicare Part D prescription drug plans work and how to get help with the cost of prescription drugs. Presentations are intended for people who are turning 65 and are new to Medicare. To register, call 541-973-2100 or email email@example.com.
ZZ Top: *This concert is sold out* “That Little Ol’ Band From Texas,” ZZ Top, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 17, at the Britt Pavilion, 350 S. First St., Jacksonville.
ScienceWorks Hands-On Museum: A variety of interactive science exhibits are available at the museum, located at 1500 E. Main St., Ashland. The interactive museum will be open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday to Sunday. Many exhibits will be modified to reduce touch surfaces — fewer hands-on activities — and increase physical distancing. Exhibits that will be temporarily closed include Bubble-ology, the Jam Room, Dark Science and Pacific Crest Cove. Masks will be required for visitors ages 5 and up, and recommended for children ages 2 through 4. Staff and volunteers will be masked. Weekday admission is $10, $8 for ages 2 through 12; weekend days admission is $12.50, $10.50 for ages 2 through 12 and 65 and older, and free for kids under age 2. To purchase tickets or for more information, see scienceworksmuseum.org or call 541-482-6767.
Medford Senior Center Bingo: The Medford Senior Center will host Bingo games for adults at 12:30 p.m. every Wednesday and Friday at the Medford Senior Center, 510 East Main St.; $8 for six cards for 10 games. Must be 18 or older to participate. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. For further details on the games or for a full listing of activities and services available, see medfordseniorcenter.org.
Applegate Evening Market: Shop local directly from area farmers, artisans, and crafters, and hear live music by regional artists from 5 to 8 p.m. every Wednesday through Oct., at Electric Gardens Flower Farm, 8035 Highway 238, Jacksonville. See applegateeveningmarket.com or call 541-761-6502.
Son Ravello: Indie singer-songwriter and Oregon Shakespeare Festival musician, Michael “Mysha” Caruso, will perform at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 18, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.
Jeff Kloetzel: Singer, songwriter and guitar player Jeff Kloetzel will play an acoustic mix of pop, folk and soul, along with original songs at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 18, at DANCIN Vineyards, 4477 S. Stage Road, Medford. Admission is free. Call 541-245-1133 or see dancin.com.
Not Too Shabby: Singer Lisa Yriarte, guitarist Pete Brown and drummer Mike Fitch will play a mix of pop, blues, R&B and contemporary hits at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 18, at RoxyAnn Winery, 3285 Hillcrest Road, Medford. See oxyann.com or call 541-776-2315.
Stillhouse Junkies: The Colorado-based band will play a mixture of original roots, blues, funk, swing, and bluegrass music at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 18, at the Talent Club, 114 Talent Ave., Talent. Tickets are $10. See Talentclublive.com for ticket info or call 541-535-2721.
OSF Wednesday Concert: Fusing signature vocals and guitar with the sounds of the didgeridoo and bagpipes, Brother Angus will perform tribal Celtic rock music at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 18, on the outdoor Allen Elizabethan Theatre stage at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival campus. Tickets are $15. Masks are required; attendees must also present proof of full vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test. For tickets and further information, see osfashland.org or call the OSF box office at 800-219-8161.
Dayton Mason: Gypsy jazz singer, songwriter and guitarist Dayton Mason will perform at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 19, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.
Stephen Moore and Michael Schwartz: Musicians Stephen Moore and Michael Schwartz will perform acoustic originals and classic covers at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 19, at The Copper Plank, 454 Highland Drive, Medford. See thecopperplank.com or call 541-779-4031.
Medicare presentation: Linda Clarkson and Melissa Mlasko of Futurity First Insurance Group will give a free presentation, “Medicare 101,” at 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 19, at the Bellview Grange, 1050 Tolman Creek Road, Ashland. Presenters will review Medicare Part A and Part B, as well as Medicare Advantage (Part C) plans and Medicare Supplement health insurance plans. Participants also will learn how Medicare Part D prescription drug plans work and how to get help with the cost of prescription drugs. Presentations are intended for people who are turning 65 and are new to Medicare. To register, call 541-973-2100 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Delilah Beaucoup: Singer Delilah Beaucoup will perform a mix of French gypsy jazz, blues and jazz standards at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 19, at Edenvale Winery, 2310 Voorhies Road, Medford. See edenvalleyorchards.com or call 541-512-2955.
Comedy Improv Sessions: The Rogue Valley Improvers host free improvisational comedy practice from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursdays at the Phoenix library, 510 W. First St. The sessions are led by Thomas Hartmann, who trained with Second City Chicago. All levels of experience are welcome. CDC and OHA recommendations will be followed. Email email@example.com.
Ashland City Band: CANCELED
Shook Twins: Portland folk group the Shook Twins — identical twin sisters Katelyn Shook on guitar and vocals and Laurie Shook on banjo and vocals — will perform from 7 to 10 p.m. Thursday and Friday, Aug. 19-20, at Fry Family Farm, 2184 Ross Lane, Medford. Tickets are $25, and are available online at eventbrite.com. Doors open at 6 p.m. For further information see ashlandfolkcollective.com.
Native American cultural presentation: The Jacksonville Community Center will host Tom Smith, respected Native American elder, cultural interpreter, storyteller and traditional craft artisan, and Hannah Stafford, program manager for the American Indian/Alaskan Native Program and mental health counselor for veterans at the local Veteran’s Affairs office and current Eagle Staff holder, who will present “The Eagle Staff and Ceremonial Traditions in Native Communities” from 4 to 5:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 20, in the Great Room at the Jacksonville Community Center, 160 E. Main St., Jacksonville. The Eagle Staff has a long history in native communities, signifying the spirit and pride of the people. Each of the elements of the staff have important meaning. The eagle feathers that make up the flag portion of the staff represent an eagle’s wing, which protects war veterans. The staff represents memories of veterans here and gone. Learn how the Eagle Staff and the sweat lodge are currently used in the healing process for veterans and juveniles. Admission is $5; registration is required. Register by 10 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 15, to participate. For further information and to register, see jacksonvillecommunitycenter.org/eventer. For questions call 541-702-2585.
David Cahalan: Singer, songwriter and guitarist David Cahalan will perform at 5 p.m. Friday, Aug. 20, at DANCIN Vineyards, 4477 S. Stage Road, Medford. Admission is free. Call 541-245-1133 or see dancin.com.
Jeff Kloetzel: Singer, songwriter and guitar player Jeff Kloetzel will play an acoustic mix of pop, folk and soul, along with original songs at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 20, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See www.bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.
Movies in the Park: Find family-friendly movie fun under the stars at Bear Creek Park, located at the corner of Siskiyou Boulevard and Highland Drive, Medford. Movies begin at dusk every Friday evening through the end of August. On Aug. 20, “The Princess Bride” will be shown. Call 541-447-2400 or see playmedford.com.
Shine Swing Trio: The jazz trio, led by Steve Shine, will perform vintage jazz and classic swing at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 20, at Dunbar Farms Rocky Knoll Winery, 2881 Hillcrest Road, Medford. Admission is free. See dunbarfarms.com or call 541-414-3363.
X Method: X Method will play metal and rock at 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 20, at Johnny B’s, 120 E. Sixth St., Medford. See jbsmedford.com for ticket information or call 458-226-2722.
Mercy: The soul and rock band — singer Lynda Day, guitarist Dave Day, drummer Denny Carmassi, keyboard player Gary Nisbet and bassist Demian Norvell — will perform at 6 p.m. Friday, Aug. 20, at RoxyAnn Winery, 3285 Hillcrest Road, Medford. See roxyann.com or call 541-776-2315.
Blue Lightning: This high-energy dance band — Sue Lundquist on keys and guitar, Rhonda Loftis on drums, Trish Cook, Dianne Strong-Summerhays on vocals, Crystal Reeves on electric violin, Brent Norton on lead guitar and Cedrick Buckingham on bass will perform at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 20, at Grizzly Peak Winery, 1600 E. Nevada St., Ashland. Admission is $15. See www.grizzlypeakwinery.com or call 541-482-5700.
OWR: Hear progressive jams with a psychedelic groove when OWR plays at 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 21, at the Talent Club, 114 Talent Ave., Talent. Tickets are $10. See Talentclublive.com for ticket info or call 541-535-2721.
Highway Bound: The country music trio featuring Erica Flynn on vocals, and guitarists Jimi and Alex Detweiler will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 20, at Grape Street Bar & Grill, 31 S. Grape St., Medford. See grapestreetbarandgrill.com or call 541-500-8881.
Auto Europa Ashland Car Club: People interested in European classic and exotic cars can meet from 8 to 10 a.m. the third Saturday of every month at Water Street Café, 10 Water St., Ashland. The club often goes on cruises to various locations throughout the valley. For further details, see AutoEuropaAshland.com.
Low-cost pet vaccines: Make an appointment for your pet to get vaccinated and licensed at the Jackson County Animal Shelter, 5595 S. Pacific Highway, Phoenix, on Saturday, Aug. 21. This drive-thru, appointment-only clinic is open to dogs and cats, as well as puppies and kittens. Vaccinations available for dogs are rabies and distemper/parvo booster. Vaccinations available for cats are rabies and distemper/rhino/calici booster. No nail trimming done. Pet owners must call the shelter by Friday, Aug. 20, to schedule. All dogs six months of age and older are required by law to be vaccinated for rabies and licensed. Distemper/parvo vaccinations are $15 each; rabies vaccinations are $10 each. License fees vary based on the dog’s neuter/spay status, and discounts are available for veterans and seniors. This is a cash-only clinic, with the exception of license fees, and all pets must be in good health. Pets that are on antibiotics, in heat or on cortisone products cannot be vaccinated. Call 541-774-6654.
Book Release Party: Nine Rogue Valley women writers — Anne Batzer, Janet Boggia, Ellen Craine, Asifa Kanji, Lois Langlois, Ginger Rilling, Dolores Roberts, Sarah Seybold and Lois Schlegel — will hold a release party for their new book, “Fire Fear Hope,” from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Aug. 21, in upper Lithia Park in Ashland, near the intersection of Winburn Way and Granite Street. Writers will read excerpts from the collection and be available for discussion and book signing. The book is a compilation of prose, poetry and photographs chronicling the Almeda and Obenchain fires (and other fires throughout Oregon and time) from different perspectives and proximity to the devastation. Books will be available for purchase at the event ($12 or $15 for the color version). All proceeds go to the United Way of Jackson County fund to assist fire survivors.
Rutendo Marimba: The marimba, drum and vocal group Rutendo Marimba will perform traditional songs from Zimbabwe and Caribbean calypso roots at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 21, at Grizzly Peak Winery, 1600 E. Nevada St., Ashland. Admission is $10 suggested donation. See grizzlypeakwinery.com or call 541-482-5700.
Jared Gutridge: Acoustic guitarist Jared Gutridge (of rock band Blender) will perform a blend of indie rock and pop originals and covers at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 21, at Bayer Family Estate Winery, 11663 Agate Road, Eagle Point. See bayerfamilyestate.com or call 541-826-8953.
Daniel Nickels: Guitarist and singer Daniel Nickels will perform ‘90s rock and indie rock at 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 21, at Stone River Winery and Vineyard, 2178 Pioneer Road, Talent. Call 541-631-9583.
Ambrose & Galfano: The guitarist and composer Jon Galfano along with singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Jen Ambrose, will perform classic rock and pop tunes at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 21, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.
The Septet: The seven-piece ensemble — trumpeters Joe Balestreri and Peter Anastos, Bob Rawlings on baritone sax, Chris Pearson on tenor sax, pianist John Mazzei, bassist Dave Miller, and drummer Abel Olstad — will play arrangements of classic jazz standards and original compositions by Anastos, at 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 21, at La Baguette Music Café, 340 A St., Ashland. Tickets are $30, and the concert will be performed outdoors. Tickets can be purchased online at angelakoregelos.com, by calling La Baguette at 541-482-0855, or at the door.
Dead AF: The Grateful Dead cover band will play at 8 p.m. Saturday, Aug, 21, at The Black Sheep Pub & Restaurant, 51 N. Main St., Ashland. See theblacksheep.com, The Black Sheep on Facebook or call 541-482-6414.