Out & About: MLK, Jr. Day

Out & AboutASHLAND, Ore. — This weekend you can taste artisan foods from Southern Oregon’s vendors at the Winter Wine Event in Gold Hill.

On Saturday from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m., there will be wine, food and fun at the 10th Annual Event, at Del Rio vineyards on North River Drive in Gold Hill.

The event starts for general admission at 1 p.m., but wine club members can arrive as early as noon. Admission is $15 at the door and $10 for members.

Ashland Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Celebration

The city of Ashland is hosting its annual celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Monday. The event takes place on Monday from noon to 1:30 p.m. at the Ashland Armory and then is followed by a presentation of the “I Have a Dream” speech on the Ashland Plaza. The event is free to the public.

Martin Luther King Day Event at SOU

The Chamber Music Concerts is honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Junior with a tribute concert. The event will be held Monday at 7:30 p.m. at the Southern Oregon University Music Recital Hall.

The program will feature a Chicago-based brass quintet, the Axiom Brass, and a reading of some of Dr. King’s speeches and letters by Lawson Inada, the fifth poet laureate of the state of Oregon. Admission is free.