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5 Things to Do This Weekend

Friday, Aug. 22

‘Pump Boys and Dinettes’: The play opens at 8 p.m. Friday at Camelot Theatre Company, 101 Talent Ave.  The whimsical musical features the "pump boys" who work at a rural gas station in Grand Ole Opry Country and the "dinettes," owners of the Double Cupp Diner. The show runs through Sept. 21. Tickets are $27, $25 for students and seniors. Call 541-535-5250.

Saturday, Aug. 23

Bluegrass Festival: The Lake of the Woods BBQ Bluegrass Festival runs from 2 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Lake of the Woods Resort. The Crystal Trio, featuring Crystal Reeves, will open at 2 p.m., followed by the Foxfire Trio at 3 p.m., and Siskiyou Summit from 4 to 8 p.m. A barbecue buffet dinner will begin at 4 p.m. See www.lakeofthewoodsresort.com.

Downton Abbey History Presentation: Actress and historian Tames Alan will give a living history presentation titled "Dining at Downton: A Trial by Fork" from 2 to 3 p.m. at the Talent library, 101 Home St. Alan will give historically accurate information in costume about etiquette and accoutrements involved with a 12-course Victorian dinner. Call 541-535-4163.

Music at the Mill: Local bluegrass band Hamfist will perform at the fifth annual Music at the Mill at 5 p.m. at the Butte Creek Mill, 402 N. Royal Ave., Eagle Point. The fundraiser includes dinner, drinks, an auction and a raffle for gift baskets. Admission is $25, and proceeds benefit the Eagle Point Friends of the Library.

Sunday, Aug. 24

Brewery Tours: What's brewing in the Rogue Valley? Beer, of course, and two different operators can take you on a tour of some of their favorite local breweries. Check in with Indigo Creek, 541-282-4535, indigocreekoutfitters.com, or The Magical Brew Bus Tour, 541-482-9852, magicbrewbus.com, for details.

Dame Maggie Smith in Downton Abbey