All events listed are subject to last-minute changes or re-scheduling. Call or check online before heading out.
ALIBI BAR, 1220 N.W. Sixth St., Grants Pass, 541-479-2854. Sept. 30, Dos Tacos, alt rock, Pandora Band, rock, 9 p.m.-midnight; Thursdays, dinner, 5 p.m.,$5, live music with singer from Pandora, 7 p.m.; Saturdays, karaoke, 8:30-11:30 p.m., no cover; Wednesdays, karaoke, 7:30-10:30 p.m., no cover;
BRUNO'S CAVERN, 126 S. Redwood Highway, Cave Junction, 541-229-4753. Sept. 30, Sunrise and The Starseed Experience, reggae, rock, 8-11 p.m., $5; Tuesdays, open mic, 7-10 p.m. No cover.
THE COPPER MUG COCKTAIL LOUNGE, 1320 Redwood Ave., Grants Pass, 541-507-1005. Thursdays, Austin Crisel, country, 9 p.m.-midnight; Mondays and Wednesdays, karaoke, 9 p.m., no cover; Tuesdays, bingo, 7 p.m., no cover. Oct. 29, Nightmare on Redwood Ave., Halloween costume event with DJ Ron, 9 p.m.-
CORVETTE BAR & GRILL, 1831 N.E. Sixth St., Grants Pass, 541-226-2856. Sept. 30, The Kind, classic rock, country, folk rock, gospel duo, 7-9 p.m.; Saturdays, Tim and Dennis Mitchell, soft rock, 8-10 p.m.; Wednesdays, Thursdays, karaoke, 7-11 p.m.; Tuesdays, Fridays, Sundays, Uncle Jody, acoustic classic rock, 6:30 p.m. No cover.
FLESPY'S BAR & GRILL, 670 Fruitdale Drive, Grants Pass, 541-244-1678. Oct. 1, DJ For the Wicked, dance music, 9 p.m.-midnight.; Oct. 2, Chase the Comet, alt rock from Los Angeles, 9 p.m.-midnight; Sunday through Friday, karaoke, 8 p.m.-midnight. No cover.
THE HAUL, 121 S.W. H St., Grants Pass, 541-474-4991. Oct. 6, Sleep Signals. hard rock quintet from Minneapolis, with Insanity's Reign and The Mandala Effect opening, 7 p.m., $10 advance at eventbrite.com., $12 door, if available; Wednesdays, open mic, music, poetry, comedy hosted by Coleman Antonucci, 6-8 p.m., no cover.
LOST CAMP BAR & GRILL, 24099 Redwood Highway, Kerby, 541-787-5057. Oct. 8, Electric Eel, rock, 8-11 p.m., $5; Saturdays, yoga, 11 a.m.-noon, suggested $10-$15 donation.
RASCALS BAR & GRILL, 20275 Williams Highway, Williams, 541-846-9303. Oct. 22, Picking Bones, bangin' bluegrass, 9 p.m. No cover.
SHENANIGANS AT HERB'S, 515 Rogue River Highway, Grants Pass, 541-476-1668. Thursdays, karaoke, 4:30-11:30 p.m.; Fridays and Saturdays, karaoke, 7 p.m.-midnight. No cover.
THE SOUND LOUNGE, 225 S.E. H St., Grants Pass, 541-479-0712. Sept. 30, Darby Doll's Burlesque Bingo: School of Rock, 7-9 p.m., $15-$20; Sept. 30, DJ Spin, 9:30 p.m.-2 a.m., no cover; Oct. 1, The Bouray, funk, hip hop, rock, 9 p.m.-midnight, no cover.
TAYLOR'S COUNTRY STORE, 202 S. Redwood Highway, Cave Junction, 541- 592-5358. Sept. 30, rock, blues, 5:30-8:30 p.m. No cover.
THE 238 BAR, 1620 Williams Highway, Grants Pass, 541-507-1447. Oct. 1, Nearly Famous Comedy Night, with Michael Glatzmaier and Deece Casillas, 7 p.m., $10 advance at eventbrite.com, $15 door; Fridays and Saturdays, DJ, 10 p.m.-2 a.m.; Mondays, karaoke with DJ Finattik, 8 p.m.-midnight. No cover, unless noted.
WEEKEND BEER COMPANY, 1863 N.W. Washington Blvd., Grants Pass, 541-507-1862. Oct. 2, Yoga Sunday, 10:45 a.m., $20, includes a beverage, advance reservations; Oct. 4 "The Office" trivia, 6 p.m., no cover; Oct. 5, Jim Friend, acoustic variety, 6-8 p.m., no cover.
WILD RIVER BREWERY AND PIZZA, 249 N. Redwood Highway, Cave Junction, 541-592-3556. Saturdays, Jay Barley, folk, Americana, easy listening, 6-9 p.m; Wednesdays, open mic, 5-8 p.m., no cover.
WILD RIVER PUB, 533 N.W. F St., Grants Pass, 541-474-4456. Sept. 29, open mic with Mike Brons, 6-9 p.m.; Wednesdays, trivia, 6:30 p.m. No cover.
APPLEGATE COUNTRY CLUB, 15090 Highway 238, Applegate, 541-846-1666. Sept. 30, Dan Doshier & Friends, country, pop, light rock, 7-9 p.m. No cover.
APPLEGATE LODGE, 15100 Highway 238, Applegate, 541-846-6082, 541-761-9353. Sept. 30, Sonny Kanahele, acoustic island ukulele, 5-8 p.m, no cover
BELLA UNION, 170 W. California St., Jacksonville, 541-899-1770. Sept. 29, Tim Mitchell, soft rock, easy listening, 7-9 p.m.; Sept. 29, Tim and Dennis Mitchell, acoustic variety, 7-10 p.m.; Oct. 1, The Shabby Guys. rock, pop, blues, 7-10 p.m.; Oct. 6, Paul Jenny & Tom Freeman, acoustic variety, 7-9 p.m. No cover.
THE BLACK SHEEP, 51 N. Main St., Ashland, 541-482-6414. Sept. 30, Midnight Party Band, rock, blues, country, folk, 8:30-11:30 p.m., $8; Oct. 1, Ramblin' Beat, folk-blues-jazz-grass, 8:30-11:30 p.m., $5; Oct. 7, Costaki Economopoulos, comedy, 8:30 p.m., $15 advance at ticketleap.com, $20 door; Sundays, Celtic music session, 2-5 p.m.; Mondays, game night, 8 p.m.; Tuesdays, open mic hosted by Joel Tefteller and Kenny The Wingman, 7:30-10:30 p.m.; Wednesdays, Pub Trivia, 7:30 p.m. No cover, unless noted.
BLOOMSBURY BLENDS CAFE, 290 E. Main St., Ashland, 541-708-0608. Sept. 29, Modern Prometheus Jazz Company, 5:30-7:30 p.m., upstairs, no cover; Sept. 30, Adam Gabriel & the Cavaliers, R&B, soul, 5:30-7:30 p.m., on the patio, no cover; Oct. 6, Goh Kurosawa, acoustic variety, 5:30-7:30 p.m., upstairs, $5
BOOMTOWN SALOON, 105 W. California St., Jacksonville, 541-702-2252. Wednesdays, acoustic open mic, 8-10 p.m. No cover.
BRICKTOWNE BREWING COMPANY, 44 S. Central Ave., Medford, 541-973-2377. Thursdays, trivia, 6:30-8:30 p.m. No cover.
CALLAHAN'S MOUNTAIN LODGE, 7100 Old Highway 99 S, Interstate 5 Exit 6, south of Ashland, 541-482-1299. Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays, live music 5-8 p.m. No cover.
CHADWICKS PUB AND SPORTS BAR, 2300 Biddle Road, Medford, 541-770-1234. Sept. 30-Oct. 1 Comedy Club, with opener Dave Devito and headliner Gabe Rutledge, 8-10 p.m., $15.
THE COPPER PLANK, 454 Highland Drive, Medford, 541-779-4031. Nov. 3, Eric Leadbetter, acoustic variety, 7-9 p.m.; Tuesdays, trivia, 6 p.m., call ahead to reserve. No cover.
EL MOLCAJETE MEXICAN GRILL, 960 N. Phoenix Road, #103, Medford, 541-499-0099. Oct. 1, Sunago, variety, 6-8 p.m. No cover.
FRY FAMILY FARM, 2184 Ross Lane, Medford, 541-622-8154. Oct. 1, The Rogue Suspects and The Girls, rock, blues, soul, Motown, 4-8 p.m., $35, free for kids, tickets at rvfarm2school.org.
GRAPE STREET BAR & GRILL, 31 S. Grape St., Medford, 541-500-8881. Oct. 5, Rogue Blues Society jam with Dave Day Blues Band, 6-9 p.m. No cover.
THE GROWLER GUYS, 345 Lithia Way, Ashland, 541-708-0827. Wednesdays, trivia, 6-8 p.m.; Tuesdays, bingo, 5-7 p.m. No cover.
HEMI AND HOGS BAR & GRILL, 100 E. Jackson St., Medford, 458-225-9288. Wednesdays, karaoke, 7-11 p.m. No cover.
JEFFERSON SPIRITS, 404 E. Main St., Medford, 541-500-1349. Sundays, open mic with Robbie Dacosta, 6-9 p.m. No cover.
JOHNNY B'S ROCKIN' DINER, 120 E. Sixth St., Medford, 458-226-2722. Sept. 29, The Mistons, rock, 8 p.m.; Sept. 30, Coma Twins, Evan Symons, Death Plant, rock, 8-11 p.m.; Oct. 1, Greg Rekus, with Ghost Trigger and Silas R. Shand; Oct. 5, King Yosef & Trace Amount, rock, 8-11 p.m.; Oct. 6, Barrel-Aged Troubadours, original and classic rock, folk, Americana, 9 p.m.-midnight; Tuesdays, open mic and jam. 8-11 p.m. No cover.
LA BAGUETTE MUSIC CAFE, 340 A St., Ashland, 541-482-0855. Oct. 1, Thor Polson Jazz Trio, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. No cover.
LOCAL 31 PUB, 31 Water St., Ashland, 541-708-6813. Sept. 30, King Youngblood, alt rock, with The Bouray, funk, hip hop, 9 p.m.-midnight; $15; Oct. 3, Demure, punk, alt rock from Portland, 9 p.m.-midnight, $5; Oct. 4, I Digress, acoustic pop, indie, alt, 9 p.m.-midnight, $5; Oct. 6, Mama's broke, folk duo from Canada, Mason Alexander, folk punk, 9 p.m.-midnight, $5; Tuesdays and Wednesdays, karaoke, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., no cover.
LUCKY'S, 336 Second Ave., Gold Hill, 541-855-5547. Oct. 2, live music, 4-8 p.m.; Saturdays, karaoke, 7-11 p.m.; Wednesdays Bike Night, 6-8 p.m. No cover.
OBERON'S RESTAURANT & BAR, 45 N. Main St., Ashland, 541-708-6652. Sept. 29, Jesse Loren Strickman and The Anterles, time to be announced; Oct. 2, Zach Belllis, three-piece rock band, 10 p.m.-midnight; Oct. 5, Doian and Annie, 8-10 p.m.; Oct. 6, Actual Wolf, singer songwriter, 10-11 p.m. No cover.
OPPOSITION BREWING CO.,
545 Rossanley Dr. Medford, 541-210-8550. Oct. 1, Flat Patty, hard rock, 6-10 p.m. No cover.
O'RYANS IRISH PUB, 137 E Main St
Ashland, 541-482-8572. Thursdays, karaoke, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., no cover.
THE ROCKY TONK SALOON & GRILL, 333 E. Main St., Medford, 541-973-2887. Sept. 30, Chancey Williams, neo-traditional country, 7 p.m., $10, at universe.com; Oct. 14, Chase Matthew & Matt Stell, country, 7 p.m., $40, tickets at universe.com.
THE ROGUE GRAPE, 515 Bigham Knoll, Jacksonville, 541-842-8416. Sept. 29, Danielle Kelly & Paul Turnipseed, jazz, soul, blues, 6-8 p.m.; Sept. 30, Hootenanny, inclusive music circle, 6-9 p.m. No cover.
THE TALENT CLUB, 114 Talent Ave., Talent, 541-535-2721. Sept. 30, The Dales, 8 p.m.-midnight, $15; Oct. 6, Costaki Economopoulos, comedy, 8 p.m., $15. Tickets at ticketleap.com.
TAP & VINE at 559, 559 Medford Center, Medford, 541-500-1632. Sept. 28, Shine On, Americana, Grateful Dead, 5-7 p.m.; Oct. 1, Oktoberfest, food, beer, music by The Fret Drifters and Delphi Ravens, 4-8 p.m.; Oct. 2, Watson House Duo, soft rock, easy listening, 5-7 p.m.; Oct. 5, Aaron Reed, acoustic indie folk pop, 5-7 p.m. No cover.
TROPHY CLUB BAR & GRILL, 812 S. Central Ave., Medford, 541-772-4131. Oct. 2, jam session on the patio, 2-6 p.m.; Oct. 7, The Gist, classic rock, pop, 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m.; Thursdays and Saturdays, karaoke, 8 p.m.-midnight. No cover.
THE URBAN CORK, 330 N. Fir St., Medford, 541-500-8778. Sept. 30, Matt Spurlock, acoustic variety, 4:45-6:45 p.m. No cover.
WALKABOUT BREWING COMPANY, 921 Mason Way, Medford, 541-734-4677. Wednesdays, cornhole night,
6 p.m. No cover.
WILD GOOSE CAFE & BAR, 2365 Ashland St., Ashland, 541-488- 4103. Sept. 28, Norm Fletcher and Dave Hampton, acoustic variety, 6-9 p.m.; Oct. 5, Craig Martin, acoustic variety, 6-9 p.m.; Sundays, open mic, 7-10 p.m. No cover.
APRICITY VINEYARD, 5719 Jerome Prairie Road, Grants Pass, 541-301-4137. Oct. 2, live music, 3-6 p.m. No cover.
AUGUSTINO ESTATE VINEYARDS, 16995 N. Applegate Road, Grants Pass, 541-846-1881. Oct. 1, David Cahalan, acoustic variety, 1-4 p.m. No cover.
SCHMIDT FAMILY VINEYARDS, 330 Kubli Road, Grants Pass, 541-846-9985. Sept. 30, Lady & The Tramp, rock, pop, blues, 5-8 p.m. No cover.
ANCHOR VALLEY WINE CELLAR, 150 S. Oregon St., Jacksonville, 541-702-2355. Oct. 8, Dennis Konecny, new country, rockabilly, blues, classic rock, 6-8 p.m. No cover.
BAYER FAMILY ESTATE, 11663 Agate Road, Eagle Point, 541-826-8953. Oct. 8, The Giantess Duo, original dream rock,blues, jazz, 6-8 p.m.; Oct. 9, Nick Garrett-Powell and Shae Celine, rock, pop, jazz, 2-5 p.m. No cover.
BELLE FIORE WINERY, 100 Belle Fiore Lane, Ashland, 541-552-4900. Sept. 29, Jared Gutridge, acoustic variety, 5:30-7:30 p.m.; Sept. 30, Danielle Kelly Trio, soul, jazz, R&B, 6-8 p.m; Oct. 2, Tim Church, acoustic variety, 5:30-7:30 p.m.; Oct. 5, Jon Galfano, light rock, easy listening, 5-7 p.m.; Oct. 6, Shine Swing Duo, jazz, swing, 5-7 p.m.; Oct. 30, Dark Dining, candlelight dinner with three courses and wine pairings, 5:30-7:30 p.m., $65, reservations. No cover, unless noted.
CLIFF CREEK CELLARS AT THE VINEYARD, 1015 McDonough Road, Gold Hill, 541-855-5330. Oct. 1, Wines in the Vines Harvest Party, tastings, cheese pairings, lunch, live music (1-4 p.m.), 11 a.m.-5 p.m. $30-$55 per person, reservations required.
DAISY CREEK VINEYARD, 675 Shafer Lane, Jacksonville, 541-899-8329. Sept. 30, Joshua Paul, acoustic variety, 5-7 p.m.; Oct. 1, Sonido Alegre, flamenco, Spanish, 5-7 p.m.; Oct. 2, Rogue Rage Duo, delta blues, 1:30-4:30 p.m. No cover.
DANCIN' VINEYARDS, 4477 S. Stage Road, Medford, 541-245-1133. Sept. 30, Shae & Jenni, rock, pop, blues, 5-7 p.m. No cover.
DUNBAR FARMS, 2881 Hillcrest Road, Medford, 541-414-3363. Sept. 29, traditional Irish music and dancing, 5:30-7:30 p.m.; Sept. 30, Hollis & Hayworth, acoustic variety, 5:30-7:30 p.m.; Oct. 4, Harvest Dinner, five-course meal with wine, 6 p.m.. $75 advance by Oct. 2; Oct. 6, traditional Irish music and dancing, 5:30-7:30 p.m. No cover, unless noted.
EDENVALE WINERY, 2310 Voorhies Road, Medford, 541-512-2955, ext. 2. Oct. 2, JustaDuo, soft rock, easy listening, 2-4 p.m., no cover.
GRIZZLY PEAK WINERY, 1600 E. Nevada St., Ashland, 541-482-5700, grizzlypeakwinery.com. Sept. 29, Gonzalo Bergara Quintet, hot club gypsy jazz, 7-9 p.m, $30 advance; Oct. 4, Alasdair & Haas: Participatory Players' Workshop, exploration of Scottish fiddle styles, 7-9 p.m., $45; Oct. 5, Alasdair Fraser and Natalie Haas, Celtic fiddle and cello, 7-9 p.m., $25, reservations at firstname.lastname@example.org; Oct. 9, Michal Palzewicz Trio, 3 p.m., suggested $25 donation; Oct.12 HAPA, Hawaiian music and dancers, 5:30-8 p.m., $25, advance; Oct. 15, Mimi Fox Organ Trio, jazz, 7 p.m., $30, siskiyoumusicproject.com
HUMMINGBIRD ESTATE, 1677 Old Stage Road, Central Point, 541-930-2650. Sept. 30, Trade Winds Trio, 5:30-7:30 p.m. No cover.
NAUMES SUNCREST WINERY, 1950 Suncrest Road, Talent, 541-608-1755. Oct. 1, JustaDuo, soft rock, easy listening, 3-5 p.m. No cover.
PASCHAL WINERY, 1122 Suncrest Road, Talent, 541-535-7957. Oct. 1, Bachata in the Vineyard, bachata class and social dancing, 7-10:30 p.m., $15, saraleno.com; Oct. 2, Aaron Reed, acoustic indie folk pop, 5-7 p.m.; Oct. 13, Guitar Society of Southern Oregon, 6-8 p.m. No cover, unless noted.
PEBBLESTONE CELLARS, 1670 Pioneer Road, Talent, 541-512-1704. Sept. 30, Dennis Konecny, new country, rockabilly, blues, classic rock, 5-7 p.m.
RELLIK WINERY, 970 Old Stage Road, Central Point, 541-499-0449. Sept. 30, Deluxe, classic rock, 5-7 p.m. No cover.
ROXYANN WINERY, 3285 Hillcrest Road, Medford, 541-776-2315. Sept. 30, Gypsy Gillis, rock, blues, 6-8 p.m., $7-$10.; Oct. 6, Sip & Paint Pottery, 5-7 p.m., $40-$70, reservations; Oct. 7, TC & The Reactions, rock, blues, 6-8 p.m., $7-$10.
SOUTH STAGE CELLARS, 125 S. Third St., Jacksonville, 541-899-9120. Sept. 30, Hersey Street Jazz Project, 1960s-'70s jazz, bossa nova, Latin, Afro-Cuban, 6-8 p.m., no cover; Oct. 1, Redwood Empire, pop, rock, soul, 6-8 p.m., $5; Oct. 5, Jeff Kloetzel, acoustic variety, 6-8 p.m.
STONERIVER VINEYARD, 2178 Pioneer Road, Talent, 541-631-9583. Oct. 1, Conner Reese, light rock, pop, 3-5 p.m. No cover.
TRIUM WINES, 203 E. Main St., Talent, 541-625-9100. Sept. 30, Jeff Kloetzel, acoustic variety, 5-7 p.m. No cover.
— CANCELED — CRYSTAL TRAVELER, 6 p.m. Oct. 1, Thunder Ridge Ranch, 600 Taylor Creek Road, Galice, 541-471-2206. Four Rogue Valley musicians play original rock and cool covers. Free, donations welcome.
OVERTIME, 8 p.m. Oct. 1, Rogue Theatre, 143 S.E. H St., Grants Pass, 541-471-1316. Country-rock rap, with The Blue Collar Soldiers Band, and openers Austin Martin, Jonezen and Keyboy. Tickets $25 general, $100 VIP with meet-and-greet.
JUDY COLLINS, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 5, Rogue Theatre, 143 S.E. H St., Grants Pass, 541-471-1316. Folk-pop. Tickets $34.50, $49.50, $69.50.
JAEGER AND REID, 7 p.m. Oct. 6, Grants Pass Museum of Art, 229 S.W. G St., Grants Pass, 541-479-3290. Contemporary folk duo from Oakland, California. $20.
TODD SHEAFFER & CHRIS THOMPSON, 6 p.m. Oct. 13, Vista 222, 222 Missouri Flat Road, Grants Pass, z. Jamgrass, newgrass, roots. Tickets $35, online.
JEFFERSON BAROQUE ORCHESTRA; CONCERTI GROSSI, 7 p.m., Oct. 15, Newman United Methodist Church, 132 N.E. B St., Grants Pass, 707-633-9109. Musical journey through the evolution of the concerto grossi, with early works by Stradella and Gregory, Corelli in his prime and Brach's masterpiece, Brandenburg 6. Tickets $20 general, $18 seniors, $5 students; available at the door.
ACOUSTIC JAM, 6-8 p.m. Oct. 20, Wild River Pub, 533 N.E. F St., Grants Pass, 541-476-5426. Folk, bluegrass, old-time, country, jam session for pickers and singers of all levels. Free.
SULTANS OF STRING, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 22, Grants Pass High School Performing Arts Center, Eighth and Olive streets, Grants Pass, 541-479-2199, jococoncerts.org. Trio performs a fusion of styles, including Celtic, flamenco, gypsy and Arabic rhythms. Season tickets (five concerts) are $75 adults, $10 students; call for single ticket availability.
ROGUE VALLEY SYMPHONY, 3 p.m. Oct. 23, Grants Pass High School Performing Arts Center, Eighth and Olive streets, Grants Pass, 541-708-6401. Masterworks 2: Avenue of the Giant program celebrates Beethoven's 250th birthday, with guest pianist Michael Stephen Brown performing his Piano Concerto No. 1 and his own Concerto for Piano and Strings, plus Beethoven's Symphony No 7. Tickets $28, $38, $43, $48, $58.
BEATLES VS. STONES, 8 p.m. Oct. 27, Rogue Theatre, 143 S.E. H St., Grants Pass, 541-471-1316. Rock by Beatles and Rolling Stones tribute bands.Tickets $33, $43, $53..
THURSDAY MUSIC SHOWCASE, 12:30-1:30 p.m. Thursdays starting Sept. 22, SOU Music Recital Hall, 450 S. Mountain Ave., Ashland, 541-552-6348, oca.sou.edu. Free music recitals, in person and livestream.
LIAISONS: RE-IMAGING SONDHEIM FROM THE PIANO, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 29, SOU Music Recital Hall, 450 S. Mountain Ave., Ashland, 541-552-6348, oca.sou.edu. Pianist Anthony De Mare performs the music of Stephen Sondheim reimagined by composers from across the musical spectrum. Tickets $30 general $25 seniors, $5 students, VIP seating and reception $75.
CHARLIE CROCKETT & THE BLUE DRIFTERS, 8 p.m. Sept. 29, Ashland Armory, 208 Oak St., Ashland, liveatthearmory.com. Blues. $32 advance, at ticketleap.com and at he Music Coop in Ashland.
EROICA PIANO TRIO, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 30, SOU Music Recital Hall, 450 S. Mountain Ave., Ashland, 541-552-6154, chambermusicconcerts.org. Three women perform works by Vivaldi, Beethoven, Hailstork and Schubert on violin, cello and piano. Tickets $36, $45 general, $5 for students and Oregon Trail Card holders.
OREGON OLD TIME FIDDLERS, 1-3 p.m. Oct. 1, Phoenix Grange, 209 N. Main St., Phoenix, 541-779-8145, ootfa4.org. Acoustic music for all ages. Admission by donation.
OSF GREEN SHOW, 6:45 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays, through Oct. 1, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Ashland. Outdoor performances of music, dance, comedy, and more. Free.
HORSE FEATHERS, 7-10 p.m. Oct. 6, Cedarwood Barn, 7912 Wagner Creek, Talent, ashlandfolkcollective.com. Acoustic string quintet, with Nick Delff opening. Tickets $10 advance at eventbrite.com, $15 door.
SPHINX VIRTUOSI, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 7, SOU Music Recital Hall, 450 S. Mountain Ave., Ashland, 541-552-6348, oca.sou.edu. Self-conducted chamber orchestra of 18 Black and Latinx artists performs varied repertoire. Tickets $20 general, $15 seniors, free for students and youth 12 and younger; free to livestream.
THE SONGCATCHERS: JOHN AND ALAN LOMAX AND THE SEARCH FOR AMERICAN ROOTS MUSIC, 1-2:20 p.m. Oct. 8, Ashland Library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland, 541-774-6996, jcls.org. Tim Holt leads a sing-along of American roots music. Free.
MANDY PATINKIN, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 8, Craterian Theater, 23 S. Central Ave., Medford, 541-779-3000, craterian.org. Singer/storyteller performs Broadway and classic American tunes, with Adam Ben-David on piano. Tickets 56, $62, $68, $100.
MICHAL PALZEWICZ TRIO, 3 p.m. Oct. 9, Grizzly Peak Winery, 1600 E. Nevada St., Ashland, 541-482-5700. Palzewicz on cello and violin, Dan Sherrill on voice, guitar and banjo, and Reed Bentley on percussion and steel pan, perform original compositions and adventurous covers. Suggested $25 donation. for adults, free for children; RSVP to email@example.com.
33 STRING DRIVE, 6:30 p.m. Oct. 15, Paschal Winery, 11222 Suncrest Road, Talent, 541-535-7957. Six-piece Rogue Valley bluegrass band plays folk, bluegrass, roots, Americana. Admission $10 at the door.
UNITING FOR UKRAINE ROGUE VALLEY, 2-7 p.m. Oct. 16, Havurah Shir Hadash, 185 N. Mountain Ave., Ashland, unitingforukraine.org. Concert and silent auction to support families coming to the Rogue Valley to escape the war in Ukraine. bands include 33 String Drive, Danielle Kelly Soul Project, Mallinka and Alquimastas. Tickets $25 adults, $12.50 for students or hardship, free for children 12 and younger.
JEFFERSON BAROQUE ORCHESTRA; CONCERTI GROSSI, 7 p.m., Oct. 16, First United Methodist Church, 175 N. Main St., Ashland, 707-633-9109. Musical journey through the evolution of the concerto grossi, with early works by Stradella and Gregory, Corelli in his prime and Brach's masterpiece, Brandenburg 6. Tickets $20 general, $18 seniors, $5 students; available at the door.
ROGUE VALLEY SYMPHONY, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 21, Craterian Theater, 23 S. Central Ave., Medford, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 22, SOU Music Recital Hall, 405 S. Mountain Ave,., Ashland, 541-708-6401. Masterworks 2: Avenue of the Giant program celebrates Beethoven's 250th birthday, with guest pianist Michael Stephen Brown performing his Piano Concerto No. 1 and his own Concerto for Piano and Strings, plus Beethoven's Symphony No 7. Tickets $28, $38, $43, $48, $58.
REDWOOD COAST MUSIC FESTIVAL, Sept. 29-Oct. 2, eight venues in Eureka, Calif., rcmfest.org. Roots music festival features more than 40 bands perform on eight stages over four days.
GLOBAL HEAT, 7 p.m. Sept. 30, Crescent Elk Auditorium, 994 G St., Crescent City, Calif., dnaca.net. Neo-soul, R&B with hip hop dancers. $20 general, $18 seniors, $15 students. See website for five-concert season tickets.
"THE ASH GIRL," 7:30 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, Oct. 21-Nov. 6, Barnstormers Theatre, 112 N.E. Evelyn Ave,, Grants Pass, 541-479-3557, barnstormersgp.com. An innovative take on the Cinderella story with medieval allegory and anthropomorphism. Tickets $18.
DINNER TO DIE FOR, 6 p.m. Saturdays, Cynthia's Home Sweet Home, 1038 N.W. Sixth St., Grants Pass, 541-479-5953. Interactive murder mystery dinner theater. $30 per person for show and five-course meal; reservations required.
JAY OWENHOUSE: THE AUTHENTIC ILLUSIONIST, 4 and 8 p.m. Oct. 1, Craterian Theater, 23 S. Central Ave., Medford, 541-779-3000, craterian.org. Escape artist, illusionist, magic.Tickets $49, $59.
"THEATRE ON FILM: 'THE TEMPEST'," noon Oct. 2, 8 p.m. Oct. 8, online through Oregon Shakespeare Festival, osfashland.org. Livestream of Shakespeare's classic tale of revenge.
"THEATRE ON FILM: 'REVENGE SONG'," 5 p.m. Oct. 2, 1:30 p.m. Oct. 9, online through Oregon Shakespeare Festival, osfashland.org. Livestream of a musical stroy about a queer 17th-century rule-breaker. Tickets $35.
CIRQUE MECHANICS — "ZEPHYR," 7:30 p.m. Oct. 6, Craterian Theater, 23 S. Central Ave., Medford, 541-779-3000, craterian.org. Theatrical circus with acrobats, machines and devises. Tickets $42, $45, $48 general, $30, $33, $36 youth 22 and younger.
"MACBETH," 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, 1:30 p.m. Sundays, Oct. 7-31, Collaborative Theatre Project, 555 Medford Center, Medford, 541-779-1055, ctpmedford.org. William Shakespeare's tragedy of greed and ambition. Tickets $35 adults, $28 students and seniors; Oct. 6 is $20 preview.
"HEARTS LIKE FISTS," 8 p.m. Oct. 6-8, Oct. 13-15, 2 p.m. Oct. 15-16, SOU Black Box Theatre, 491 S. Mountain Ave., Ashland, 541-552-6348, oca.sou.edu. Comic book rom-com about a homicidal mad scientist, a trio of nurses/crime-fighters, a lovelorn doctor and a femme fatale. Tickets $20 general, $15 seniors, $10 alumni, free for SOU students.
"REVENGE SONG," 8 p.m., various dates, through Oct. 14, Elizabethan Stage, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Ashland, 800-219-8161, osfashland.org. A musical story about a queer 17th-century rule-breaking, sword-fighting, opera-singing transgressor of boundaries. Tickets $35-$85.
"THE TEMPEST," 8 p.m., various dates, through Oct. 15, Elizabethan Stage, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Ashland, 800-219-8161, osfashland.org. A banished man uses magic to get revenge on those who wronged him. Tickets $35-$85.
ASHLAND NEW PLAYS FESTIVAL, Oct. 18-23, 4915 Mountain Ave., Ashland, ashlandnewplays.org. Five plays presented over six days (each performed twice). Tickets $25 general, $15 students, $100 for a festival pass.
"THEATRE ON FILM: 'KING JOHN'," 2 p.m. Oct. 22, 8 p.m. Oct. 26, online through Oregon Shakespeare Festival, osfashland.org. Livestream of Shakespeare's story of a corrupt monarch facing an unruly court. Tickets $35.
"THE CABARET AT THE END OF THE WORLD," 9 p.m. Oct. 22, Black Sheep Pub, 51 N. Main St., Ashland, puppeteersforfears.com. Puppeteers for Fears returns to the stage with a new original show featuring a Vaudeville-style collection of songs, dance, and skits performed with Muppet-style puppets and a live band. Tickets $15, at the door.
"KING JOHN," 1:30 and 8 p.m. various days , through Oct. 29, Angus Bowmer Theatre, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Ashland, 800-219-8161, osfashland.org. A corrupt monarch faces an unruly court and fights to hold onto the crown at all costs; staged with all-female and non-binary cast. Tickets $35-$75.
"CONFEDERATES," 1:30 and 8 p.m. various days, through Oct. 29, Thomas Theatre, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Ashland, 800-219-8161, osfashland.org. An enslaved woman turned Union spy and a brilliant professor in a modern-day private university face similar struggles though living a century apart. Tickets $35-$75.
"ONCE ON THIS ISLAND," 1:30 p.m. and 8 p.m., various dates, through Oct. 30, Angus Bowmer Theatre, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Ashland, 800-219-8161, osfashland.org. A young Caribbean girl is rescued from a monstrous storm by four gods, in this story of Black joy and sorrow, the aftermath of colonization and isolation, the triumph of love. Tickets $35-$75.
"CATCH ME IF YOU CAN, THE MUSICAL," 8 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, through Oct. 30, Camelot Theatre, 101 Talent Ave., Talent, 541-535-5250, camelottheatre.org. Musical comedy about a precocious conman and the FBI agent out to get him. $33-$36.
"SHERLOCK HOLMES AND THE FINAL PROBLEM," 1 and 8 p.m., various dates, through Nov. 6, Oregon Cabaret Theatre, First and Hargadine streets, Ashland, 541-488-2902, oregoncabaret.com. Holmes and Watson go head to head with Professor Moriarty. $29, $39, $43.
"ENCOUNTER AT HEAVENLY GULCH," 7 p.m. Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays, through Oct. 9, UACT Theatre, 1614 W. Harvard Ave., Roseburg, 541-673-2125, uact-theatre.com. Bus passengers stranded in the Arizona desert start a new journey of self discovery. Tickets $15 adults, $10 children.
OPEN MIC NIGHT, 6 p.m. Oct. 20, Nov. 24, Dec. 22, Grand Victorian Theatre, 828 N. Old Pacific Highway, Myrtle Creek, 541-863-5000, grandvictoriantheatre.com. Talent show for all ages. Admission $5.
"THE CABARET AT THE END OF THE WORLD," 7 p.m. Oct. 21, Grand Victorian Theatre, 828 N. Old Pacific Highway, Myrtle Creek, 541-863-5000, grandvictoriantheatre.com. Puppeteers for Fears returns to the stage with a new original show featuring a Vaudeville-style collection of songs, dance, and skits performed with Muppet-style puppets and a live band. Tickets $30 advance, taco bar buffet is $10.
BILINGUAL STORYTIME, 2:30-3:30 p.m. Oct. 8, Grants Pass branch Josephine Community Library, 200 N.W. C St., Grants Pass, 541-476-0571. Elementary school children and their families read stories, participate in an interactive music program, do Latin-American-inspired crafts and enjoy refreshments, in honor of Hispanic/Latin American Heritage Month. Free. second Saturday
KINDERMUSIK PLAYDATE: PUMPKIN PATCH, 11 a.m.-noon Oct. 22, Music4Kids Music Learning Center, 141 N.W. C St., Grants Pass, 541-582-0123, www.music4kids.com. Interactive music, dance and play class for ages 1-7 years, with a participating adult; includes a craft and a Kindermusik CD and instrument for each child. $29 per child, $10 each additional sibling, advance reservations online.
K9 READING BUDDIES, 3-4 p.m. Tuesdays, Grants Pass branch Josephine Community Library, 200 N.W. C St., Grants Pass, 541-476-0571. Children 10 and younger read out loud to trained therapy dogs. Free.
WEEKLY STORYTIME, 11 a.m.-noon Fridays Williams Library branch Josephine Community Library, 20695 Williams Highway, Williams, 541-846-7020. Themed stories and crafts, Free.
WEEKLY STORYTIME, 11 a.m.-noon Fridays and Saturdays, Illinois Valley branch Josephine Community Library, 2209 W. Palmer St., Cave Junction, 541-592-4778. Themed stories and crafts. Free.
FAMILY STORYTIME, 2-3p.m. Oct. 2, Ashland Library, 410 Siskiyou Blvd., Ashland, 541-774-6996, jcls.org. Robin Heald reads her new children's book, "Whistling for Angela." Free.
FALL INTO ADVENTURE STORYTIME, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Oct. 7, Rogue River Library, 412 E. Main St., Rogue River, 541-864-8850. Special storytime adventure. Free.
SATURDAY MORNING STORYTIME, 11 a.m. Saturdays, Barnes & Noble. 1400 Biddle Road, Medford, 541-858-0203. Stories and an activity. Free.
SCIENCEWORKS, 1500 E. Main St., Ashland, 541-482-6767, scienceworksmuseum.org. Exhibits and activities related to energy, anatomy, chemistry, perception, motion, engineering. Oct. 1: The All of Us Experience, exploration of the human genome, 2-7 p.m.; Open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday through Sunday; attendance is limited; order tickets in advance online or by phone; admission $10.50-$12.50, $3 every first Sunday. Free online activities also available.
THE CHILDREN'S MUSEUM OF SOUTHERN OREGON, 413 W. Main St., Medford, 541-772-9922, kid-time.org. Exhibits and activities that encourage play and learning. Open 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. Admission $8 adults, $12 children.
ASCENSION ART & TEA HOUSE, 200 Lister St., Cave Junction. "Psychedelic art by Scott Garriott, through Oct. 28. Free. admission.
GALLERY ONE AT THE MUSEUM, 229-A S.W. G St., Grants Pass, 541-479-1218. Acrylic paintings by Don Jader, through September, plus work by gallery artists, ongoing. Paintings by Marianne Nelson, through October, plus work by gallery members.
GLASS FORGE GALLERY AND STUDIO, 501 S.W. G St., Grants Pass, 541-955-0815. Open for glass-blowing demonstrations. Call to schedule.
GRANTS PASS MUSEUM OF ART, 229 S.W. G St., Grants Pass, 541-479-3290. Japanese woodblock prints by Walt Padgett, Sept. 27-Nov. 11.
SOUTHERN OREGON GUILD GALLERY, 24353 Redwood Highway, Kerby, 541-659-3858. "Chaos & Order," work by gallery artists, through Oct. 1. "Roads Not Taken," work by gallery members, Oct. 16; reception 3-5 p.m. Oct. 16.
AMERICAN TRAILS, 250 E. Main St., Ashland, 541-482-2553. Arts and crafts of the indigenous peoples of the Americas, ongoing.
ART & SOUL GALLERY, 247 E. Main St., Ashland, 541-488-9006. Bronze sculptures of birds by Stefan Savides, through September. "The Unaltered Image," photography by Tom Glassman composed in camera with no post-processing, through October.
ART PRESENCE ART CENTER, 206 Fifth St., Jacksonville, 541-899-3759, art-presence.org. Autumn/Halloween Exhibit, work by gallery members, through Oct. 30; abstract expressionist paintings by Alx Fox, through Oct. 30, reception 1-3 p.m. Oct. 1.
ASHLAND ART WORKS, 291 Oak St., Ashland, 541-488-4735. Woodwork by John Weston and mixed media textiles by Claudia Law, through October, plus work by gallery artists, ongoing.
BERRYMAN GALLERY, at the Craterian theater, 205 S. Central Ave., Medford, 541-772-8118. Photography by Kristen Beck, through Nov. 28.
CENTER FOR THE VISUAL ARTS, Art Building, Southern Oregon University, Ashland, 541-212-0292. Fall exhibition, Oct. 3-28.
HANSON HOWARD GALLERY, 89 Oak St. Ashland, 541-488-2562. Abstract paintings by Tom Hausken the portray a sense of place, through Oct. 22.
KS WILD, 562 A St., Ashland, 541-488-5789. "Pacific Northwest Review," artwork by Paula Fong, 5-7 p.m. Oct. 7.
ROGUE GALLERY, 40 S. Bartlett St., Medford, 541-772-8118. "Sight Lines," acrylic paintings and mixed media sculpture by Anne Stagg, through Oct. 14; "Pressing On," a retrospective by Nancy Jo Mullen, Sept. 30-Nov. 22; new work by gallery members, through Jan. 13.
SCHNEIDER MUSEUM OF ART, 555 Indiana St., Ashland, 541-552-6245, sma.sou.edu. "The Golden Hour," solo exhibition of abstract paintings by Mel Prest and "Sensate Objects," a group exhibition of abstract work, Oct. 6-Dec. 10; artist reception 5-7 p.m. Oct. 6. Admission free, suggested $5 donation.
UMPQUA VALLEY ARTS CENTER, 1624 W. Harvard Ave., Roseburg, 541-672-2532. "Umpqua Plein Air," landscapes and outdoor scenes painted on site by local artists, through Oct. 28.
AUTHOR INNOVATIVE MARKETING, 2:30-4 p.m. Oct. 4, Ben Bones Room, Grants Pass branch Josephine Community Library, 200 N.W. C St., Grants Pass, 541-643-9289, www.aimforwriters.com. Authors work together to promote their craft, increase public awareness, expand readership, increase sales.
CHRISTIAN WRITERS' SUPPORT GROUP, noon-1:30 p.m. Oct. 11, All the World Christian Center, 237 S.E. G St., Grants Pass, 541-218-5330, 541-479-5948. (use door between the cleaners and the church). Writers share samples of their latest writing. No membership fee, donations welcome.
PARTNERS IN CRIME BOOK CLUB, 5:30-7 p.m. Oct. 11, Grants Pass restaurant, firstname.lastname@example.org. Lovers of crime fiction — mystery, suspense, thriller — meet for no-host dinner and discussion. Seating is limited, advance registration required. Free.
SECOND FRIDAY POETRY SHARING, 7-9 p.m. Oct. 14, Grants Pass Museum of Art, 229 S.W. G St., Grants Pass, 541-479-3290, gpmuseum.com. Read or listen to poetry. Free, donations welcome.
GRANTS PASS BOOK CLUB, 2-3:30 p.m. Oct. 20, Fruitdale Grange, 1440 Parkdale Drive, Grants Pass, grantspassbookclub.com. Book discussion group reads "Not So Happily Ever After: The Tale of King Ludwig II" by Susan Barnett Braun.
ROGUE WRITERS, 5-7 p.m. every other Thursday, the Boardroom at Taprock Northwest Grill, 971 S.E. Sixth St., Grants Pass, 541-660-6150, email@example.com. Peer writing group, open to all levels. Call for meeting dates. Free.
FIRST SATURDAY BOOK BARN SALE, noon-4 p.m. Oct. 1, Ruch Library, 7919 Highway 238, Ruch, 541-899, 7438. Shop for new or gently used books, CDs, movies.
AUTHOR TALK: CAROLE NIELSON, 2-3 p.m. Oct. 1, Gold Hill Library, 202 Dardanelles St., Gold Hill, 541-855-1994, jcls.org. Author speaks about her book "Tales of Oregon Country." Free.
THE CENTRAL THEME: BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP, 1-2 p.m. Oct. 4, Central Point Library, 116 S. Third St., Central Point, 541-664-32286, jcls.org. Readers share about what they're reading; free
I'M WITH THE BANNED, 4:30-5:30 p.m. Oct. 5, Medford Library, 205 S. Central Ave., Medford, 541-774-6996, jcls.org. Book discussion group reads "Little Brother" by Cory Doctorow. Free.
FALL HARVEST FESTIVAL, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 1-31, Fort Vannoy Farms, 5791 Lower River Road, Grants Pass, 541-479-3765, fortvannoyfarms.com. Celebration of autumn, with corn maze, haunted corn maze (see below), pumpkin patch, cow train, family activities. Corn maze is $7 free for 5 and younger; cow train $7 per ride. Sunday are Family Day with extra activities such as pumpkin painting, dipping caramel apples, hay wagon rides.
ART ALONG THE ROGUE, 5-9 p.m. Oct. 7, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Oct. 8, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 9, H Street between Fifth and Sixth streets, Grants Pass, artalongtherogue.com. More than 30 artist create art on the street using chalk, children can draw a square as well, first-come, first-served, with music by nine bands and a DJ in the Owl Parking Lot. Free.
TALENT HARVEST FESTIVAL, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 1, Talent City Hall, 110 E. Main St., Talent, 541-535-1566. Vendors, live music, artisans, informational booths, food trucks, 5k and 10k runs. Free admission.
SCARECROW FESTIVAL, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 1-2, Hanley Farm, 1053 Hanley Road, Central Point, 541-773-6536. Scarecrow making kits ($15-$29), with judging for prizes, scarecrow photo opps, home tours ($5-$10). Free admission.
BEAR CREEK SALMON FESTIVAL, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 1, North Mountain Park, 620 N. Mountain Ave., Ashland, 541-488-6606, bearcreeksalmonfestival.net. Outdoor activities for all ages, interactive exhibits, live animals, salmon education, Native American demonstrations, spin-casting, storytelling, live music, food vendors. Free admission.
HEART OF THE ROGUE FESTIVAL, 4-8 p.m. Oct. 14, 7 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 15, Pear Blossom Park, Medford, travelmedford.org. Food trucks, artisan vendors, live music, lawn games, marathon, Bikes N Brews rode. Free admission.
ASHLAND NEW PLAYS FESTIVAL, Oct. 18-23, 4915 Mountain Ave., Ashland, ashlandnewplays.org. Five plays presented over six days (each performed twice). Tickets $25 general, $15 students, $100 for a festival pass.
FRIGHTMARE THEATER HAUNTED HOUSE, 5:30-9 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, Sept. 30-Oct. 28 and Oct. 30, 5:30-10 p.m. Oct. 29 and Oct. 31, old Movies Six theater, 1111 N.E. D St., Grants Pass, 541-295-9466. Haunted house produced by Brighton Academy. Admission $10.
HAUNTED CORN MAZE, 7-10 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, Oct. 7-29, Fort Vannoy Farms, 5791 Lower River Road, Grants Pass, 541-479-3765, fortvannoyfarms.com. Make your way through a corn maze in the dark with spooks around every corner. Tickets $19, online..
HAUNTED HISTORY WALKING TOURS, 6, 6:15, 6:30, 6:45 and 7 p.m. Oct. 14-15, downtown Jacksonville, 541-245-3650, historicjacksonville.org. One-hour walks to explore the town's historic buildings and restless ghosts. $10 per person, advance reservations required.
YOUTH MARKETPLACE, 4-8 p.m. Fridays, Club Northwest lower parking lot, 2160 N.W. Vine St., Grants Pass, 541-955-2582. Kids 8-18 sell their goods and services.
PADDLE THE ROGUE, 8 a.m.-7 p.m. Sept. 30, Reinhart Volunteer Park, 1690 Webster Road, Grants Pass, 541-474-0001. Pickleball tournament, round robin style for all age groups. Registration is closed; free for spectators.
GRANTS PASS DRIVE-IN, 7:30 p.m. Sept. 30, Josephine County Fairgrounds, Grants Pass, 541-936-2089, gpdrivein.com. Showing of "Jurassic Park." Doors, games and concessions open at 7:30 p.m., film at 8:30 p.m. Admission is $10 singles, $15 classic cars, $20 for one vehicle with up to eight people. Upcoming films: Oct. 7, "Casper"; Oct. 14, "Us."
MOVIE UNDER THE STARS, 8:30 p.m. Sept. 30, Grants Pass Merlin Moose Lodge, 330 Merlin Ave., Merlin, 541-659-0579. Showing of "Clifford The Big Red Dog," with concessions for sale. Free admission.
GUN & KNIFE SHOW, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Oct. 1, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 2, Josephine County Fairgrounds, Grants Pass, 800-659-3440. Firearms, ammunition, accessories, cutting implements. Admission $8.
FALL FAMILY ADVENTURE, 3-7 p.m. Oct. 1, New Life Pentecostal Church, 1983 Willow Lane, Grants Pass, 541-479-3074. Bounce house, rock climbing, hay rides, games, photo wall, refreshments, treat bag for kids. Free.
MOM & SON GAME NIGHT, 6:30-8 p.m. Oct. 7, Grants Pass Family YMCA, 1000 Redwood Ave., Grants Pass, 541-474-0001. Bingo, scavenger hunt, relay races, dodgeball, dessert, keepsake photo. $25-$35 per couple, $10 each additional child.
QUILTS IN THE COUNTRY, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 7-8, Hugo Ladies Club, 6050 Hugo Road, Hugo, 541-441-2155. Display of quilts, silent auction, handcrafted boutique items, opportunity quilt raffle, door prizes, gift basket raffle, fabric booth, live music. Free admission; lunch and desserts for sale.
SOUTHERN OREGON FLEA MARKET, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 8, Commercial Building, Josephine County Fairgrounds, 1451 Fairgrounds Road, Grants Pass, 541-295-5986. More than 100 tables of items for sale. Admission $1, free for 12 and younger.
ANIME CONVENTION, 10 a.m. Oct. 8, Josephine County Fairgrounds, Grants Pass, www.ani-medford.com. Celebration of anime, manga and Japanese pop culture, with celebrity guests, local artists and vendors, panels, anime room, cosplay contest. Tickets $11 advance online $17 at the door; $35 for a family pack, online only.
EMPTY BOWLS PROJECT, 6 p.m. Oct. 10, Parkway Christian Center, 229 N.E. Beacon Drive, Grants Pass, 541-476-2373, optionsonline.org. Soup and bread dinner, to support families struggling to access food. Tickets $30, with a ceramic bowl to take home. Purchase tickets online or at Options for Southern Oregon.
TAP WALK, 2-6 p.m. Oct. 15, downtown Grants Pass, 541-476-7717, grantspasschamber.org. A craft beer event, with participants walking from location to location to sample beer and food, for ages 21 and older only. Tickets $40 advance, $45 day of, if available; includes pint glass and reusable tote bag,
PLANT SALE, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Oct. 1, Civic Club, 135 oak St., Rogue River. Perennials, houseplants, fall vegetable starts, baked goods, holiday items, gardening books and tools.
ROGUE VALLEY POWWOW, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Oct. 1, Valley of the Rogue State Park, I-5 Exit 45B, between Rogue River and Gold Hill, 541-659-0309. Drumming, dancing, vendors, feast (5 p.m.). Free admission.
THE ALL OF US EXPERIENCE, 2-7 p.m. Oct. 1, ScienceWorks Hands-on Museum 1500 E. Main St., Ashland, 541-482-6767, scienceworksmuseum.org. Interactive learning event, with exhibits, hands-on activities, expert panel discussion, virtual presentation, exploring what makes each person unique, with food trucks and refreshments. Admission $12.50 adults, $10.50 children.
OBSERVE THE MOON NIGHT, 27-10 p.m. Oct. 1, outside ScienceWorks Hands-on Museum 1500 E. Main St., Ashland, 541-482-6767. Use telescopes to observe the moon and other objects in the night sky. Free.
BIRD MART, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 2, Rogue Valley Square Dance Center, 3377 Table Rock Road, Medford, nwbirdclub.org. Birds on display and for sale, bird items for sale, bird-safe cleaning products, bird ambassadors from wildlife rehabilitation center in Klamath Falls, avian behaviorist.
Admission $5 adults, free for ages 16 and younger; on-site bird grooming starting at $5.
HISTORY PROGRAM, noon Oct. 5 Medford Library, 205 S. Central Ave., Medford, and online, 541-774-6996, jcls.org. "The Railroad to Butte Falls: From Tourism to Logging," the ninth program in a monthly, year-long history lecture series called "Windows in Time." Free.
ROGUE VALLEY VETERUN 5K FUN RUN, 9 a.m. Oct. 8, Bear Creek Park, 1520 Siskiyou Blvd., Medford, roguevalleyveterun.org. A family fun run benefitting local and national charities supporting veteran suicide prevention and mobility, $25.
JACKSONVILLE FALL WINER CRUISE, noon-6 p.m Oct. 9, nine Jacksonville-area wineries, jacksonvillewineries.org. Sample two one-ounce pours and one food pairing at each location. Tickets $49, includes wristband, wine bag, event stemware and shuttle.
FAMILY AND FRIENDS ART DAY, noon-2 p.m. Oct. 8, Rogue Gallery, 40 S. Bartlett St., Medford, 541-772-8118. Art projects, art scavenger hunt for families; children must be accompanied by an adult; free, materials provided, advance registration.
FALL CELEBRATION, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 15, Shooting Star Nursery, 3223 Taylor Road, Central Point, 541-840-6453. Live music, kids crafts (fall succulent potted arrangements and pine cone animals), silent auction, refreshments, to benefit after-school programs focused on outdoor education.
HISTORIC CEMETERY TOUR, 10 a.m.-noon Oct. 18, I.O.O.F. Eastwood Cemetery, 1581 Siskiyou Blvd., Medford (Bear Creek Park), 541-774-8689. Hear about Medford's earliers families and local history, role of pioneer cemeteries in urban settings. Free.
UMPQUA BREWFEST, 1-9 p.m. Oct. 8, Douglas County Fairgrounds, Roseburg, 541-672-7065. Craft beer makers serve up their best brews, with food trucks, live music. Admission $15 for a glass with five taste tickets.
SEVEN FEATHERS CASINO RESORT, Canyonville, 800-548-8461. The Ashes, Sept. 28-Oct. 2; Thunder From Down Under. Oct. 1; Halloween Spooktacular, Oct. 29; live music in the courtyard, Fridays and Saturdays, through Oct. 1.
CHINOOK WINDS CASINO, Lincoln City, 888-244-6665. King of the Cage "Split Second," Oct. 1; Air Supply. Oct. 7-8; Comedy on the Coast, Oct. 28-29; Bill Engvall, Nov. 4-5.
MILL CASINO, North Bend, 800-953-4800. UFC 280 Watch Party, Oct. 22.
THREE RIVERS CASINO, Florence, 541-997-7529. Saucy, Nov. 4-5.
ELK VALLEY CASINO, 2021 Elk Ranch Road, Crescent City, Calif., 707-464-1020. Robert Tiernan, Sept. 30-Oct. 1; Comedy, Oct. 1; The Mighty Steelheads, Oct. 7-8; Steve Berg, Oct. 14-15; Jesse Meade, Oct. 21-22.
LUCKY 7 CASINO, 350 N. Indian Road, Smith River, Calif., 707-487-7777. New Year's Eve Party — Midnight Masquerade (with four bands) Dec. 31.
RAIN ROCK CASINO, 777 Casino Way, Yreka, California, 530-777-7246.