Out & About: Labor Day Weekend

MEDFORD, Ore. — It’s an event that has become a Labor Day Weekend tradition. This Saturday and Sunday is the tenth annual “Taste of Harry and David” at the Harry and David Country Village in Medford. Experience gourmet foods, award-winning wines, live music and a chance at some awesome prizes. The event includes the popular … Continue reading »

Out & About: August 23, 2012

It’s a rich slice of Americana as seen through the eyes of folk-singer Woody Guthrie. Camelot Theatre in Talent presents “Woody Guthrie’s American Song”. Follow Guthrie as he travels from the dust bowl to California and east to New York City, telling stories in word and song about the people he meets along the way. … Continue reading »

Angry Birds Art In The Rogue Valley

A popular online game is set to make an appearance at the 10th annual Art Along the Rogue this October. The event staff have coordinated with an internationally acclaimed painter, Melanie Stimmell Van Latum and the creator of  Angry Birds for a unique 3D art piece. The 16 by 18 foot painting will be displayed on the side of … Continue reading »

Out & About: August 9, 2012

The “Movies In The Park” series is kicking off football season on Saturday night with the grid-iron classic “Rudy”. Based on true events, “Rudy” is the story of a young man who lets nothing stand in his way of playing for the legendary Notre Dame football team. “Rudy” hits the big screen at Medford’s Bear … Continue reading »

Out & About: August 3, 2012

August 3, 2012 In the coming days, it’s a country-style barbeque, classical music in the moonlight, and a little bit of doo-wop; it’s all in this weekend’s “Out and About”. It’s a high-energy romp through the doo-wop era at the Oregon Cabaret Theatre in Ashland. The Cabaret’s current musical production of “Life Could Be A … Continue reading »

Out & About: I Heart Rogue Valley

By Erin Maxson It’s going to be a busy weekend in Southern Oregon, from one of Oregon’s largest classic cars show to a day filled with making our community a better place. Volunteers from across the community are expected to come out this weekend in hopes of improving Southern Oregon. The ‘I Heart Rogue Valley’ … Continue reading »

Out & About: Barbecue, Concerts and Car Shows

By Kathy Wing Battle of the Bones www.battleofthebones.com It’s the biggest barbeque event of the year and it’s hotter than ever. This year’s Battle of the Bones is bringing the best of the region’s barbeque and chili chefs together in Central Point to compete for bragging rights and cash prizes. The event also includes beer … Continue reading »

Out & About: First Weekend of June 2012

The town of Gold Hill is coming alive with a colorful, community-wide celebration. Gold dust day in Gold Hill has become a tradition on the first Saturday of June. This year’s theme is “Golden Memories”. The day starts with a pancake breakfast at 7 a.m., followed by a parade at 10. Activities continue throughout the … Continue reading »

Out & About: OSF, State Soloists and Rogue Valley Wine & Food Festival

April 19, 2012 By Kathy Wing It’s what happens when Euripides, Shakespeare, and Rodgers & Hammerstein collide on-stage. This weekend, “Medea, Macbeth and Cinderella” joins Oregon Shakespeare Festival’s current productions, which include “Romeo and Juliet”, “Animal Crackers” and “The White Snake”. “Medea, Macbeth and Cinderella” is described as the weaving together of three title-character studies … Continue reading »

Oregon Shakespeare Festival’s “Little Beam Incident”

A weak structural beam inside the Angus Bowmer Theatre cancelled performances in late June 2011. They were able to re-open in early August. A structural beam in the theater suffered damage and engineers determined it needed to be reinforced. Festival officials were concerned about the possibility of the beam collapsing. They say they have never … Continue reading »

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