Out of town


Published Jul 12, 2013 at 05:00AM / Updated Nov 19, 2013 at 12:31AM

The following is a list of other events “Out of Town.”

Concerts

Through July 14 — Oregon Country Fair, Veneta; www.oregoncountryfair.org.

July 12 — The Neighborhood, Wonder Ballroom, Portland; SOLD OUT; TF*

July 13 — The Motet, Wonder Ballroom, Portland; TF*

July 13 — Summer Night’s Jazz, Newport Performing Arts Center, Newport; 541-265-2787.

July 14 — Counting Crows/The Wallflowers, Maryhill Winery & Amphitheater, Goldendale, Wash.; www.maryhillwinery.com or 877-627-9445.

July 14 — Passenger, Wonder Ballroom, Portland; TF*

July 15 — Jimmy Greene Quartet, Jimmy Mak’s, Portland; www.jimmymaks.com or 503-295-6542.

July 16 — Jimmy Eat World, McMenamins Crystal Ballroom, Portland; CT*

July 16 — John Hiatt & The Combo, The Shedd Institute, Eugene; www.theshedd.org or 541-434-7000.

July 16 — Papa, Mississippi Studios, Portland; www.mississippistudios.com or 503-288-3895.

July 16 — Pink Martini with singer Storm Large, Britt Pavilion, Jacksonville; www.brittfest.org or 800-882-7488.

July 17 — BoDeans, Aladdin Theater, Portland; TF*

July 17 — David Byrne & St. Vincent, The Cuthbert Amphitheater, Eugene; TW*

July 17 — The Postal Service, Rose Garden, Portland; www.rosequarter.com or 877-789-7673.

July 17 — Scotty McCreery, Britt Pavilion, Jacksonville; www.brittfest.org or 800-882-7488.

July 17 — “Turn Left at the Peacock” World Premiere: Official documentary of the Northwest String Summit; featuring live performances by Danny Barnes, Sugarcane and Benny “Burle” Galloway; McMenamins Bagdad Theater, Portland; CT*

July 18 — Grand Mothers of Invention, Aladdin Theater, Portland; TF*

July 18 — Portugal. The Man, McMenamins Crystal Ballroom, Portland; CT*

July 18 — Rogue Wave, Wonder Ballroom, Portland; TF*

July 18 — “Weird Al” Yankovic, Oregon Zoo, Portland; www.zooconcerts.com or 503-226-1561.

July 18-21 — Northwest String Summit: Featuring Yonder Mountain String Band, Leftover Salmon, David Grisman Bluegrass Experience, Greensky Bluegrass, Keller and the Keels and Deadly Gentlemen; Horning’s Hideout, North Plains; www.stringsummit.com or 503-664-4170.

July 19 — Big Freedia, Wonder Ballroom, Portland; TF*

July 19 — Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, Britt Pavilion, Jacksonville; www.brittfest.org or 800-882-7488.

July 20 — American Idol Live!, Rose Garden, Portland; www.rosequarter.com or 877-789-7673.

July 20 — John Mayer, Gorge Amphitheater, George, Wash.; www.livenation.com.

July 20-21 — 8 Track Relay & Music Festival: A unique 24-hour event featuring a relay and music from some of the region’s best bands; Portland International Raceway, Portland; www.8trackrelay.com or 503-686-8469.

July 21 — Amy Grant/Brandon Heath, Britt Pavilion, Jacksonville; www.brittfest.org or 800-882-7488.

July 22 — Bruno Mars, Rose Garden, Portland; www.rosequarter.com or 877-789-7673.

July 22 — The Dirty Heads, Wonder Ballroom, Portland; TF*

July 22 — Heartless Bastards, Aladdin Theater, Portland; TF*

July 24 — Dan Hicks & The Hot Licks, Aladdin Theater, Portland; TF*

July 24 — Jeff Bridges & The Abiders/Jessie Bridges, Britt Pavilion, Jacksonville; www.brittfest.org or 800-882-7488.

July 24 — Slightly Stoopid/Atmosphere, Cuthbert Amphitheater, Eugene; TW*

July 24 — We the Kings, Wonder Ballroom, Portland; TF*

July 25 — Billy Currington, Britt Pavilion, Jacksonville; www.brittfest.org or 800-882-7488.

July 25 — Son Volt, Aladdin Theater, Portland; TF*

July 25-28 — Northwest World Reggae Festival, Bob’s Ranch, Marcola; www.nwwrf.com or 503-922-0551.

July 26 — An Evening with Randy Newman, Oregon Zoo, Portland; www.zooconcerts.com or 503-226-1561.

July 26 — Son Volt, WOW Hall, Eugene; www.wowhall.org or 541-687-2746.

July 26-27 — Phish, Gorge Amphitheater, George, Wash.; www.livenation.com.

July 27 — The Flaming Lips, McMenamins Edgefield, Troutdale; CT*

July 27 — Leann Rimes, Oregon Zoo, Portland; www.zooconcerts.com or 503-226-1561.

July 28 — Indigo Girls, Oregon Zoo, Portland; www.zooconcerts.com or 503-226-1561.

July 29 — The Cult, Roseland Theater, Portland; TW*

July 29 — The Uncluded (Aesop Rock & Kimya Dawson), Wonder Ballroom, Portland; TF*

July 30 — Donna the Buffalo, WOW Hall, Eugene; www.wowhall.org or 541-687-2746.

Aug. 1 — Minus The Bear, Roseland Theater, Portland; TW*

Aug. 2-3 — Pink Martini, McMenamins Edgefield, Troutdale; CT*

Aug. 2-4 — Oregon Jamboree Music Festival: Featuring Toby Keith, Luke Bryan, Dwight Yoakam; Sweet Home; www.oregonjamboree.com or 888-613-6812.

Aug. 2-4 — Pickathon: Featuring Feist, Andrew Bird, The Devil Makes Three and Divine Fits; Pendarvis Farm, Happy Valley (near Portland); www.pickathon.com.

Aug. 2-4 — Watershed Music Festival: Featuring Luke Bryan, Toby Keith and Brad Paisley; Gorge Amphitheater, George, Wash.; www.watershedfest.com.

Aug. 3 — An Evening with Lyle Lovett and His Large Band, Oregon Zoo, Portland; www.zooconcerts.com or 503-226-1561.

Aug. 3 — Hockey, Wonder Ballroom, Portland; TF*

Aug. 4 — Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue with JJ Grey & Mofro, Oregon Zoo, Portland; www.zooconcerts.com or 503-226-1561.

Aug. 5 — Lyle Lovett and his Large Band, The Shedd Institute, Eugene; www.theshedd.org or 541-434-7000.

Lectures

& Comedy

Through July 13 — Billy Gardell, Chinooks Winds Casino Resort, Lincoln City; www.chinookwindscasino.com or 888-624-6228.

July 18 — Jim Gaffigan, Hult Center, Eugene; www.hultcenter.org or 541-682-5000.

July 19 — Bill O’Reilly & Dennis Miller, Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, Portland; www.pcpa.com or 800-273-1530.

Aug. 9-10 — Williams & Ree, Chinooks Winds Casino Resort, Lincoln City; www.chinookwindscasino.com or 888-624-6228.

Symphony

& Opera

Through July 14 — Oregon Bach Festival, Eugene; www.oregonbachfestival.com or 800-457-1486.

July 18 — Best of Britt Benefit/Michael Kaeshammer, Britt Pavilion, Jacksonville; www.brittfest.org or 800-882-7488.

Aug. 2 — Mei-Ann Chen/Jon Kimura Parker/Britt Orchestra, Britt Pavilion, Jacksonville; www.brittfest.org or 800-882-7488.

Aug. 2, 4 — “Otello”: Opera by Giuseppe Verdi; part of Portland SummerFest’s “Opera in the Park” series; free; Portland; www.portlandsummerfest.org.

Aug. 3 — Mei-Ann Chen/Ian Parker/Britt Orchestra, Britt Pavilion, Jacksonville; www.brittfest.org or 800-882-7488.

Aug. 9 — Teddy Abrams/Yuja Wang/Britt Orchestra, Britt Pavilion, Jacksonville; www.brittfest.org or 800-882-7488.

Aug. 10 — Teddy Abrams/Augustin Hadelich/Britt Orchestra, Britt Pavilion, Jacksonville; www.brittfest.org or 800-882-7488.

Theater

& Dance

Through Aug. 4 — “The Taming of the Shrew”: Shakespeare comedy presented by the Portland Shakespeare Project; Alder Stage, Artists Repertory Theatre, Portland; www.portlandshakes.org or 503-313-3048.

Through Oct. 11 — Oregon Shakespeare Festival: “A Streetcar Named Desire” (through Nov. 2), “My Fair Lady” (through Nov. 3) and “The Taming of the Shrew” (through Nov. 3) are currently running at the Angus Bowmer Theatre; “The Unfortunates” (through Nov. 2), “King Lear” (through Nov. 3) and “The Liquid Plain” (through Nov. 3) are currently running at Thomas Theatre; “Cymbeline” (through Oct. 11), “The Heart of Robin Hood” (through Oct. 12) and “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” (through Oct. 13) are currently running on the Elizabethan Stage; Ashland; www.osfashland.org or 800-219-8161.

July 13 — Eric Millegan: Featuring a cabaret show; Wildish Theater, Springfield; www.wildishtheater.com or 541-868-0689.

July 20 — “Pretty Creative”: Featuring choreographers Simone Orlando and Yin Yue; Northwest Dance Project Studio, Portland; nwdanceproject.org or 503-421-7434.

July 24-Aug. 4 — “The Tamer Tamed”: Staged reading; written as a sequel to “The Taming of the Shrew” by Shakespeare’s contemporary John Fletcher; presented by the Portland Shakespeare Project; Alder Stage, Portland Repertory Theatre, Portland; www.portlandshakes.org or 503-313-3048.

July 24-Nov. 2 — “The Tenth Muse”: World premiere of play by Tanya Saracho, a rising Mexican playwright; Oregon Shakespeare Festival; Angus Bowmer Theatre, Ashland; www.osfashland.org or 800-219-8161.

Exhibits

Through July 14 — Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art: The following exhibits are currently on display: “Helmuth Rilling: Expressions and Experience” (through July 14), “Piero Dorazio & the Responsive Eye” (through July 21), “Su Kwak Light Journey: An Odyssey in Paint” (through July 28) and “New American Acquisitions” (through Dec. 29); Eugene; jsma.uoregon.edu or 541-346-3027.

Through July 14 — Portland Art Museum: The following exhibits are currently on display: “APEX: Harold Schlotzhauer” (through July 14), “Fierce: Animal Life from the Collection” (through Aug. 25), “Cyclepedia: Iconic Bicycle Design” (through Sept. 8), “Man/Woman: Gaston Lachaise” (through Sept. 8) and “Ceramics of the Islamic World: The Ottis Collection” (through Oct. 27); Portland; www.portlandartmuseum.org or 503-226-2811.

Through July 21 — “Isamu Noguchi: We are the Landscape of All We Know”: Featuring 22 works by acclaimed sculptor Isamu Noguchi; Portland Japanese Garden, Portland; www.japanesegarden.com or 503-223-1321.

Through July 28 — “The Earth Laughs in Flowers”: Featuring scenic, close-ups and artistic renderings of wild flowers from the Columbia Gorge area; Columbia Center for the Arts, Hood River; www.columbiaarts.org or 541-387-8877.

Through Aug. 18 — “Desert Air: Photographs by George Steinmetz”: Featuring images of the world’s deserts by award-winning National Geographic photographer George Steinmetz; Oregon Museum of Science and Industry, Portland; www.omsi.edu or 800-955-6674.

Through Sept. 8 — “Mummies of the World: The Exhibition”: The largest exhibition of mummies and related artifacts ever assembled; Oregon Museum of Science and Industry, Portland; www.omsi.edu or 800-955-6674.

Through Sept. 21 — “Object Focus: The Bowl,” Museum of Contemporary Craft, Portland; www.museumofcontemporarycraft.org or 503-223-2654.

Through Sept. 21 — “Soundforge”: Installation combines video, audio and sculptural elements in an interactive piece that explores forging metal as an act of fabrication and percussion; Museum of Contemporary Craft, Portland; www.museumofcontemporarycraft.org or 503-223-2654.

Through Oct. 6 — Maryhill Museum of Art: The following exhibits are currently on display: “Eanger Irving Couse on the Columbia River” (through Sept. 15), “Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition” (through Oct. 6), “Kenneth Standhardt: Impressions” (through Nov. 15) and “Arthur Higgins: Prints” (through Nov. 15); Goldendale, Wash.; www.maryhillmuseum.org or 509-773-3733.

Through December — “The Sea & Me”: A new children’s interactive exhibit; Oregon Coast Aquarium, Newport; www.aquarium.org or 541-867-3474.

July 13-14 — Shaniko Wool Gathering and Artisan Fair, Shaniko; 541-489-3434.

July 19-21 — Salem Art Fair & Festival, Bush’s Pasture Park, Salem; www.salemart.org or 503-581-2228.

July 20 — Zoolala, Oregon Zoo, Portland; www.oregonzoo.org or 503-220-2785.

July 20, Aug. 17, Sept. 14 — Watzek House Tours: Oregon’s newest National Historic Landmark; one of John Yeon’s most renowned architectural works; Portland; 541-346-4363.

July 21, Aug. 10, Sept. 21 — The Shire Tours: A unique landscape in the Columbia River Gorge; created by architect John Yeon; Portland; 541-346-4363.

Miscellany

Through July 13 — Chemult Mountain Days, Chemult; 541-643-9989.

July 12 — Hot Jazzy Nightz Smooth Jazz & Wine Tour, Pioneer Courthouse Square, Portland; www.nwaarts.com or 253-200-7671.

July 14 — Street League Skateboarding, Rose Garden, Portland; www.rosequarter.com or 877-789-7673.

July 19-21 — Glendi Greek Festival, St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church, Beaverton; www.glendigreekfestival.org or 503-644-7444.

July 20 — “Beginning Blacksmith Class” and “Sewing with Selvages,” Flora School Education Center, Flora; www.floraschool.org or 541-828-7010.

July 20-21 — Lavender DAZE Festival, Hood River Lavender Farms, Odell; www.lavenderfarms.net or 888-528-3276.

July 21 — Barn Ride Banquet: A 62-mile bicycling and local food frenzy in the southern Willamette Valley; Creswell; www.barnridebanquet.com or 503-569-4691.

July 21 — Oregon Basset Hound Games, Legion Park, Woodburn; 503-930-7086.

July 24-28 — Oregon Brewers Festival, Tom McCall Waterfront Park, Portland; www.oregonbrewfest.com.

*Tickets

TM: Ticketmaster, www .ticketmaster.com or 800-745-3000

TW: TicketsWest, www .ticketswest.com or 800-992-8499

TF: Ticketfly, www.ticket fly.com or 877-435-9849

CT: Cascade Tickets, www .cascadetickets.com or 800-514-3849