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Live Rogue Valley music, outdoor markets and more: Sept. 24

UNIVERSES will perform at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival. See listing below. Courtesy photo.
In Focus: OSF Wednesday Concert: UNIVERSES

Universes, The National Theater Company of color, will showcase performers who fuse poetry, theater, music and dance to bring American voices to life through moving, challenging and entertaining theatrical works, at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 29, 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 800-219-8161.

In Focus: National Drive Electric Week

The Southern Oregon Hybrid & Electric Vehicle Association and Green Cars will display electric cars and offer free test drives in honor of National Drive Electric Week, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25, in the southwest corner of the Rogue Valley Mall Parking lot (near the intersection of Riverside and McAndrews), 1600 N. Riverside Ave., Medford. SOHEVA members will be available to discuss and answer questions about their experiences owning and driving electric cars. Masks are required, and sanitizing will take place frequently. See soheva.net.

Editor’s note: Masks are required in all indoor public spaces and at large outdoor gatherings in Oregon. Check with all venues listed in Tempo to confirm events.

Friday, Sept. 24

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.

Rogue Rage Duo: Harmonica player Harpo DeRoma and guitar and Dobro player Dan Tiller will perform Delta and country-style blues at 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24 at Schmidt Family Vineyards, 330 Kubli Road, Grants Pass, Admission is free. See sfvineyards.com or call 541-846-9985.

Slopes & Trails: Slopes & Trails will host a free meet-and-greet at 5 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24 at Hummingbird Winery 1677 Old Stage Road Central Point. The nonprofit organization provides social and recreational activities. See slopes.org.

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 5:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24, 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 5:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24, at Dunbar Farms Rocky Knoll Winery, 2881 Hillcrest Road, Medford. Admission is free. See dunbarfarms.com or call 541-414-3363.

Tobi D’Amore: Eugene-based guitarist and singer-songwriter Tobi D’Amore will perform at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24, at Hummingbird Estate Winery, 1677 Old Stage Road, Central Point. See hummingbirdestate.com or call 541-930-2650.

Marshall Stack and Friends: Singer and guitarist Marshall Stack joined by others will perform American Folk tunes at 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. See southstagecellars.com or call 541-899-9120.

The Girls: Shae Celine, Jennifer Davis, Jade Chavis, Greg Frederick, Dirk Price and Christo Pallani will perform songs from the 80s and 90s, power house ballads and rock classics at 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24, at Bayer Family Estate Winery, 11663 Agate Road, Eagle Point. The No Mad food truck will be on-site and have food available for purchase. See bayerfamilyestate.com or call 541-826-8953.

Brisbaine Project: Lead guitarist Michael Ian Brisbane, bassist Mike Pugh and drummer Nick Brosio, will play a mix of blues and Texas rock at 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24, at RoxyAnn Winery, 3285 Hillcrest Road, Medford. See roxyann.com or call 541-776-2315.

ZepDrix & Phoenix Sigalove: Vocalist Inger Jorgensen, guitarists Jeff Pevar and Paul Turnipseed, bassist Nick Kirby and drummer Matthew Kriemelman, along with guitarist and vocalist Phoenix Sigalove, will perform an energetic mix of hits by Led Zeppelin and Jimi Hendrix from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24, at Callahan’s Mountain Lodge, 7100 Old Highway 99 S., Ashland. Tickets are $25 in advance, $30 at the door. Advance tickets are available online at eventbrite.com.

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.

Salsa Brava!: The ensemble — Christina Marsilia on vocals and flute, John Mazzei on keys, Jeff Addicot on bass, Mike Fitch, Abel Olstad, and Theresa McCoy on percussion, Gordon Greenly on saxophone and Joe Fascilla on trumpet — will perform salsa, Latin, merengue, cumbia, bachata and cha cha music from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24, at Edenvale Winery, 2310 Voorhies Road, Medford. A dance lesson, provided by Saraleno Dance Company, will begin at 6:30 p.m. Wine, beverages and appetizers will be available for purchase. Doors open at 6 p.m. Tickets are $20 in advance, available online through eventbrite.com or $25 at the door; $10 for children ages 7 to 13, and free for kids 6 and younger. Children’s tickets paid at the door. Cash only for door admission. See edenvalleyorchards.com or call 541-512-2955.

Jones: Joshua and Shelley Kristen Jones will perform covers of popular classic rock, R&B, pop, jazz standards, and originals at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24, at Downtown Market Co., 123 W. Main St., Medford. See downtownmarketco.com or call 541-973-2233.

World Film Week: The Ashland Independent Film Festival will screen the film “Torn,” at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24, at the outdoor Butler Bandshell in Lithia Park in Ashland. It was rescheduled from Saturday, Sept. 18. Addressing — like last year’s film “Free Solo” — the risks and rewards of extreme climbing, “Torn” tells a true story about love emerging from tragedy. In 1999, legendary mountain climber Alex Lowe and his close friend and climbing partner, Conrad Anker, were trapped in an avalanche in Tibet. Lowe was killed. Anker survived, and returned to take care of Lowe’s family. A year after the tragedy, Anker married Lowe’s widow and raised his three boys. The story is directed by Lowe’s son, Max, and delves into family dynamics as treacherous as a sheer rock face ascent. “Torn” will be preceded by the short film “Way To Go,” about Mt. Shasta’s sun-powered composting toilet (the highest working sun-powered composting toilet in the United States). Tickets are $10 and can be purchased online at ashlandfilm.org.

Lee Brice: Current CMA and CMT Music Award-nominated and Curb Records recording artist Lee Brice will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24, at the Britt Pavilion, 350 S. First St., Jacksonville. Brice is a Grammy nominee, a CMA and ACM award winner, and he’s taken eight radio singles to Number One — “A Woman Like You,” “Hard to Love,” “I Drive Your Truck,” “I Don’t Dance,” “Drinking Class,” Rumor,” “I Hope You’re Happy Now” and “One Of Them Girls.” Tickets are $64 for reserved seating, $44 for lawn seating, and $34 for ages 12 and younger. Gates open at 6 p.m. Masks are required; attendees must also present proof of full vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test result taken within 36 hours of entry to the Britt grounds. Tickets can be purchased at brittfest.org, at the box office, 216 W. Main St., Medford, or by calling 800-882-7488.

Saturday, Sept. 25

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 at the Josephine County Fairgrounds, 1451 Fairgrounds Road, Grants Pass. 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. Saturday, Sept. 25. 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, donations welcome. Reservations suggested but not required. All guests are asked to wear masks in accordance with State COVID mandates and as a courtesy to their tour guide and fellow guests. All donations go towards maintaining and preserving the historic buildings seen on the tour. Call 541-245-3650 or email info@historicjacksonville.org.

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, Sept. 25. 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, Sept. 24, 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 length of licensing selected, and discounts are available for veterans and seniors 62 and older. 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. All dogs six months of age and older are required by law to be vaccinated for rabies and licensed. Call 541-774-6654.

Jeff Kloetzel: Singer, songwriter and guitar player Jeff Kloetzel will play an acoustic mix of pop, folk and soul, along with original songs at 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25, at Augustino Estate at The Big Red Barn, 16995 N. Applegate Road, Grants Pass. See augustinoestate.com or call 541-846-1881.

Nick and Shae: Multi-instrumentalist Nick Garrett-Powell and singer Shae Celine will perform covers of popular music at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25, at Bayer Family Estate Winery, 11663 Agate Road, Eagle Point. The No Mad food truck will be on-site and have food available for purchase. See bayerfamilyestate.com or call 541-826-8953.

Jen Ambrose: Singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Jen Ambrose will play a mix of original blues, soul and folk at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25, at Schmidt Family Vineyards, 330 Kubli Road, Grants Pass, Admission is free. See sfvineyards.com or call 541-846-9985.

JustaDuo: Singer Alois Henderson and multi-instrumentalist and singer Albert Lee will perform easy listening pop and light rock at 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25, at Aurora Vines Winery, 2287 Pioneer Road, Talent. See auroravines.com or call 541-897-0592.

Brothers Reed: Aaron Reed and Philip Reed will perform original acoustic pop, blues and folk at 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25, at Dunbar Farms Rocky Knoll Winery, 2881 Hillcrest Road, Medford. Admission is free. See dunbarfarms.com or call 541-414-3363.

Barrel-Aged Minstrels: The Barrel-Aged Minstrels, an acoustic duo featuring Stephen Michael Moore on guitar and Michael Schwartz harmonica, will perform original sings and classic covers at 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25, at The Miners Bazzar, 235 E. California St, Jacksonville. See theminersbazaar.com or call 541- 702-2380.

Richie Bean: Portland-based guitarist and singer Richie Bean along with guitarist and vocalist Chris Oschner, will perform originals and covers hits from the 60s and 70s at 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25, at Stone River Winery and Vineyard, 2178 Pioneer Road, Talent. Call 541-631-9583.

Stardust: Singer Vickie Lawton-Diez, guitarist Tim Church, bassist Dave Miller, and Allan Adler on sax, will play a mix of Latin, classical jazz and pop music at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

L.E.F.T.: Rock ‘n’ roll band L.E.F.T. — singer and guitarist Bret Levick, Bob Evoniuk on Dobro, bassist Greg Frederick, drummer Matt Terreri and Don Harriss on keys — perform Levick’s original rock, along with covers of songs by the Rolling Stones, David Bowie and others at 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 25, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. Admission is $15. See southstagecellars.com or call 541-899-9120.

Sunday, Sept. 26

Ashland Aloha Festival: Ashland-based hula group Ka Pi‘o O Ke Anuenue will perform a hula show, with live music by award-winning Hawaiian musician Keale Kupuna from Oahu, and Bill Griffin, from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 26, at Grizzly Peak Winery, 1600 E. Nevada St., Ashland, as part of the annual Ashland Aloha Festival. Tickets for the performance are $15 in advance, $20 at the door, $10 for children 12 and younger. Hawaiian cultural workshops for all ages — lei-maiking, drum lessons and more — will be offered from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Tickets for an all-day pass to attend workshops and the performance are $25, $10 for children 12 and younger. Food from Auntie Carol’s Hawaiian Cafe and wine by Grizzly Peak will be available for purchase. For tickets and further details, call 808-281-4222 or see ashlandhula.com.

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.

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 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 26, at Hummingbird Estate Winery, 1677 Old Stage Road, Central Point. Wine and beer will be available for purchase as well as food from the Caba Empanadas food truck. Tickets are $7, children 12 and under get in free. This concert is part of Hummingbird Estate’s part of Copper Door Concert Series. For tickets and further details, see hummingbirdestate.com or call 541-930-2650.

Richie Bean: Portland-based guitarist and singer Richie Bean along with guitarist and vocalist Chris Oschner, will perform originals and covers hits from the ’60s and ’70s at 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 26, at Walkabout Brewing Co., 921 Mason Way, Medford. See walkaboutbrewing.com or call 541-734-4677.

Marshall Stack and Friends: Singer and guitarist Marshall Stack joined by others will perform American Folk tunes at 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 26, at RoxyAnn Winery, 3285 Hillcrest Road, Medford. See roxyann.com or call 541-776-2315.

Dan Fellman and Grant Ruiz: Classical and flamenco guitarist Grant Ruiz and jazz guitarist Dan Fellman will join forces to perform at 5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 26, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

Monday, Sept. 27

Take & Make: Kids and their families can pick up a take-and-make craft kit during select dates using the front door service of the library. 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 martymorlan@gmail.com or call 541-488-4420.

Tuesday, Sept. 28

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.

Wednesday, Sept. 29

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. on weekends. 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 Sept. 29, at Electric Gardens Flower Farm, 8035 Highway 238, Jacksonville. See applegateeveningmarket.com or call 541-761-6502.

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, Sept. 29, at DANCIN Vineyards, 4477 S. Stage Road, Medford. Admission is free. Call 541-245-1133 or dancin.com.

Pacifica: Vocalist Alissa Weaver, guitarist and vocalist Jack Fischer, and drummer Michael Whipple will perform at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 29, at RoxyAnn Winery, 3285 Hillcrest Road, Medford. See roxyann.com or call 541-776-2315.

Adam Gabriel: Singer and songwriter Adam Gabriel will perform acoustic Southern rock and soul music at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 29, at South Stage Cellars, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville. See southstagecellars.com or call 541-899-9120.

Thursday, Sept. 30

Rick Millward: Singer, songwriter and guitarist Rick Millward will perform a mix of classic and current rock, pop and original music at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 30, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

Nick Garrett Powell: Guitarist and singer Nick Garrett Powell, lead singer of the acoustic duo The Fret Drifters, will perform at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 30, at Bloomsbury Blends, 290 E. Main St., Ashland. See bloomsburyblends.com or call 541-708-0608.

James Matt: James Matt will plays classic covers at 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 30, at Jefferson Spirits, 404 E. Main St, Medford. See jeffersonspirits.com, Jefferson Spirits on Facebook or call 541-500-1349.

Rainbow Girls: The eclectic folk trio The Rainbow Girls — Vanessa May, Erin Chapin, and Caitlin Gowdey— will perform a blend of soul, blues and indie folk from 7 to 10 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 30, at Fry Family Farm, 2184 Ross Lane, Medford. Tickets are $25, children 12 and younger get in free. Tickets are available online at eventbrite.com. Doors open at 6 p.m. Fry Family Farm will serve pizza, salads, wine and beer, and non-alcoholic beverages. Proof of vaccination or negative Covid test within five days prior to show mandatory to enter venue and masks must be worn. For further information see ashlandfolkcollective.com.

Friday, Oct. 1

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. Friday, Oct. 1, at DANCIN Vineyards, 4477 S. Stage Road, Medford. Admission is free. Call 541-245-1133 or see dancin.com.

Adam Gabriel: Singer and songwriter Adam Gabriel will perform acoustic Southern rock and soul music at 5 p.m. Friday, Oct. 1, at Schmidt Family Vineyards, 330 Kubli Road, Grants Pass, Admission is free. See sfvineyards.com or call 541-846-9985.

Blades of Grass: The band —guitarist Kathryn Casternovia, Jef Ramsey on mandolin, Fred Mayer on viola, and Bob Rawlings on stand-up bass — will perform a mix of Bluegrass, vintage county and Texas swing at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 1, at Belle Fiore Winery, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland. Admission is free. See bellefiorewine.com or call 541-552-4900.

Danielle Kelly Jazz Duo: Singer Danielle Kelly and guitarist Paul Turnipseed will perform a mix of jazz styles at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 1, at Dunbar Farms Rocky Knoll Winery, 2881 Hillcrest Road, Medford. Admission is free. See dunbarfarms.com or call 541-414-3363.

Jazz & Samba: Dance along to jazz and samba music at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 1, at Hummingbird Estate Winery, 1677 Old Stage Road, Central Point. See hummingbirdestate.com or call 541-930-2650.

Broadway Phil and the Shouters: Singer and harmonica player Phil Newton, guitarist Leonard Griffie, bassist Gary Davis and drummer David Mathieu will perform a blend of West Coast blues, R&B and roots rock at 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 1, at RoxyAnn Winery, 3285 Hillcrest Road, Medford. See roxyann.com or call 541-776-2315.

Clayton Joseph Scott: Singer-songwriter Clayton Joseph Scott will perform at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 1, at Downtown Market Co., 123 W. Main St., Medford. See downtownmarketco.com or call 541-973-2233.

The Hamazons: Warrior Princesses of Improv — Cil Stengel, Eve Smyth and Kyndra Laughery — will present “Heart & Hilarity,” a completely improvised performance in the style of Jane Austen. The Hamazons will spontaneously perform an unscripted tale inspired by such stories as “Pride & Prejudice” and “Sense & Sensibility,” creating a world of proper society, good manners, secret passions, honest chivalry, flirtatious fun, and long strolls in the gardens after tea. Shows are set for 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Oct. 1-2, and at 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 3, at the Bellview Grange, 1050 Tolman Creek Road, Ashland. Tickets are $15 and must be purchased in advance. All audience members will be required to wear a mask in the venue. In the event of changes in state regulations updates will be made on The Hamazon facebook page and website. To purchase tickets and for further information see hamazons.com.

Saturday, Oct. 2

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, Oct. 2, 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 and presenters ask that you keep social distancing in mind. Call 541 826-9939 or see friendsjvillecemetery.org.

Scarecrow Festival: The Southern Oregon Historical Society will host its 10th annual Scarecrow Festival from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 2-Oct. 3, at the Historic Hanley Farm, 1053 Hanley Road, Central Point. Everything you need to build an authentic, straw-filled scarecrow, will be provided in a scarecrow kit. Scarecrow kits are $15. Kits, including straw, can be purchased at the farm and made at home. For those who want to make a scarecrow without the mess of straw, there will be complete “hanger scarecrow” kits available for $10. Also look for children’s games and a variety of activities. Admission to the farm and children’s activities is free. Enter your scarecrow in the People’s Choice contest or take it home right away. Contest award winners will be featured on the SOHS website and social media pages. Visitors must wear a mask at all times. All CDC COVID guidelines will be enforced. See sohs.org, email at info@sohs.org, or call 541-773-6536.

Oregon Oldtime Fiddlers Association: The group will hold a family-friendly public jam session and dance from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, at the Phoenix Grange, 209 N. Main St., Phoenix. Acoustic musicians are welcome to sit in and play, and dancing is encouraged. Admission is by optional donation. Call 541-779-8145 or see ootfa4.org.

Jeff Kloetzel: Singer, songwriter and guitar player Jeff Kloetzel will play an acoustic mix of pop, folk and soul, along with original songs at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, at Augustino Estate at The Big Red Barn, 16995 N. Applegate Road, Grants Pass. See augustinoestate.com or call 541-846-1881.

Mike Brons: Grants Pass guitarist and singer Mike Brons will perform at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, at Schmidt Family Vineyards, 330 Kubli Road, Grants Pass, Admission is free. See sfvineyards.com or call 541-846-9985.

Joshua Paul: Guitarist and singer Joshua Paul will perform a blend of Americana, rock, country, and blues at 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, at Stone River Winery and Vineyard, 2178 Pioneer Road, Talent. Call 541-631-9583.

Janus Jazz Quartet: Pianist Thor Polson, bassist Dave Miller, percussionist Theresa McCoy, and Adam Harris on saxophone, will perform an all-ages concert of new, progressive originals, as well as seldom heard masterpieces written by well-known jazz composers, at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 2, at La Baguette Music Café, 340 A St., Ashland. Admission is $20, by reservation only. Non-alcoholic beverages will be available for purchase. For reservations or further information see labaguettemusiccafe.com or call 541-482-0855.