FESTIVALS

Beer MaXfest 2019

•Saturday, March 9; 4-10 p.m.

•Maxwell Siding Pavilion., 255 N. First St., Hermiston

www.hermistonbrewingcompany.com

$30/general, $40/VIP. Craft beer festival in celebration of the grand opening of Maxwell Siding Pavilion. Features craft brews, music, food and friends. (Call 541-289-7415 or stop by Nookie’s/Hermiston Brewing Co., 125 N. First St.).

A Wee Bit O’Ireland

•March 14-17

•Heppner, multiple venues

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Free admission. The family-friendly 37th annual celebration features lots of food and drinks, fun events (Welly toss, Great Green Parade, fun run/walk), great entertainment and with the luck of the Irish, maybe you’ll win a pot o’gold.

Red to Red XC MTB Race

•Saturday, March 16; 11 a.m.

•Sno Road Winery, 111 W. Main St., Echo

www.echored2redxc.com

No spectator fee. $20-$50/race entry. Food, drink music available Friday, March 15 from 5-9 p.m. during race registration. Activities in downtown Echo during the race. Awards/raffle at about 3:30 p.m. (Stephanie, 541-289-2444).

ART, MUSEUMS & AUTHORS

“How it Looks on Paper”

•Monday-Thursdays, 9:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

•Betty Feves Memorial Gallery, BMCC, 2411 N.W. Carden Ave., Pendleton.

Free. Features the work of Marie Noorani, who both creates and destroys as she takes apart and reassembles each piece. Gallery also open by appointment by calling 541-278-5952. Runs Feb. 18 through March 14. Artist reception is Thursday, March 14 from 4:30-6:30 p.m.

Eastern Oregon Regional High School Art Exhibition

•Monday-Fridays; 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

•Nightingale Gallery, Loso Hall

•Eastern Oregon University, La Grande

www.eou.edu/art

Free. Features the artwork of high school students from throughout the region. Runs through March 15.

“Ellsworth Kelly: Selections from the collection of Jordan D. Schnitzer Family Foundation”

•Tuesday-Fridays, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; Saturdays, noon-4 p.m.

•Pendleton Center for the Arts, 214 N. Main St.

www.pendletonarts.org

Free. Features works of Ellsworth Kelly (1923-2015), an American painter, sculptor and printmaker. Also, the work of Marissa Carlos and Kristie Anderson is displayed in the Lorenzen Board Room Gallery. Runs March 14-April 30.

“ArtWORKZ Junior Art Show & Competition”

•Monday-Saturdays; 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

•Tamástslikt Cultural Institute, near Wildhorse Resort & Casino.

www.tamastslikt.org

$10/adults, $9/seniors, $7/youths & students. Youths through age 18 compete for awards. Awards presentation is March 9 at 1 p.m. Exhibit runs through March 30.

“Women on the Edge”

•Monday through Saturdays; noon-4 p.m.

•Josephy Center for Arts and Culture, 403 N. Main St., Joseph

www.josephy.org

Free. In conjunction with Women’s History Month, the exhibit celebrates talented women. Runs through April 18.

MUSIC

The Mix

•Saturday, March 9; 8 p.m. No cover

•Wildhorse Sports Bar, Wildhorse Resort & Casino, off I-84 Exit 216, Mission.

Tylor & the Train Robbers

•Monday, March 11; 7 p.m.

•Great Pacific Wine & Coffee Co., 403 S. Main St., Pendleton

No cover. Boise-based band featuring Helix native Tylor Ketchum playing Americana folk with country grit. Promoting their upcoming release “Best of the Worst Kind.”

Matt Hopper & the Roman Candles

•Wednesday, March 13; 7 p.m.

•Great Pacific Wine & Coffee Co., 403 S. Main St., Pendleton

No cover. All ages. Offers a dizzying array of music rooted in classic rock tradition and modern rock experimentation.

The Wasteland Kings

•Thursday, March 14; 7-9 p.m.

•40 Taps, 337 S.W. Emigrant Ave., Pendleton

No cover. Features the La Grande band playing Americana and rock ‘n’ roll.

Sway

•Friday, March 15; Saturday, March 16; 8 p.m. No cover

•Wildhorse Sports Bar, Wildhorse Resort & Casino, off I-84 Exit 216, Mission.

Cale Moon

•Friday, March 15; 9 p.m.

•Hamley Steakhouse & Saloon, 8 S.E. Court Ave., Pendleton

•Saturday, March 16; 9 p.m.

•Midway Bar & Grill, 1750 N. First St., Hermiston

No cover. Nashville recording artist who has played throughout the region and beyond. Hailing from the Tri-Cities, several years ago Moon’s family purchased a recreational vehicle and hit the road — and he’s still tearing up the highways and byways, strumming along the way.

Stompin’ Ground

•Saturday, March 16, 8 p.m.

•Riverside Sports Bar, 1501 Sixth St., Umatilla

$7/cover at 7 p.m. High-energy country rock band from the Tri-Cities.

Federale

•Thursday, March 21; 7 p.m.

•Great Pacific Wine & Coffee Co., 403 S. Main St., Pendleton

No cover. All ages. A seven-piece ensemble from Portland, Federale channels inspiration from the ‘60s and ‘70s European soundtracks.

Elwood

•Thursday, March 21; 7-9 p.m.

•40 Taps, 337 S.W. Emigrant Ave., Pendleton

No cover. Features Colt “Elwood” Haney, who performs a unique blend of folk and soul.

Aaron Crawford

•Friday, March 22; Saturday, March 23; 8 p.m. No cover

•Wildhorse Sports Bar, Wildhorse Resort & Casino, off I-84 Exit 216, Mission.

NIGHT LIFE

Karaoke w/DJ David

•Saturdays; 8 p.m.

•Riverside Sports Bar, 1501 Sixth St., Umatilla

Saturday Night Trivia

•Saturdays; 9 p.m.

•Midway Bar & Grill, 1750 N. First St., Hermiston

Free. Show what you know for fun and prizes.

Karaoke Party

•Wednesdays & Thursdays; 9 p.m. No cover.

•The Pheasant Blue Collar Bar & Grill, 149 E. Main St., Hermiston

Wino Wednesdays

•Wednesdays, 2-6 p.m.

•Echo Ridge Cellars, 551 N. Thielsen St., Echo

Karaoke at the Packard

•1st/3rd Wednesday, 9 p.m.-midnight

•The Packard Tavern, 118 S.E. Court Ave., Pendleton

No cover.

Wine Wednesday

•Wednesday, March 13, 5-7 p.m.

•The Gathering Place at Bellinger’s, 1823 S. Highway 395, Hermiston

No cover. Features tasting and music.

Thirsty Thursdays

•Third Thursday; 6 p.m.

•Midway Bar & Grill, 1750 N. First St., Hermiston

No cover. Hosts a local brewery offering tastings and food pairings.

LOL Comedy Jam

•Thursdays; 8 p.m.

•Wildhorse Sports Bar, Wildhorse Resort & Casino, off I-84 Exit 216, Mission.

No cover. March 14: Adam Lee, Isaac Novak; March 21: TBA

Wine tasting

•Fridays, 4-8 p.m.

•Sno Road Winery, 111 W. Main St., Echo.

Karaoke w/DJ David

•Fridays; 8 p.m.

•Riverside Sports Bar, 1501 Sixth St., Umatilla

DJ and dancing

•Fridays, 8 p.m.

•The Pheasant, 149 E. Main St., Hermiston

Karaoke

•Fridays; 9 p.m.

•Midway Tavern, 1750 N. First St., Hermiston

THEATER, STAGE, FILM & LECTURES

“Ralph Breaks the Internet”

•Friday, March 15, 7:15 p.m.; Saturday, March 16; 2:15 p.m.

•SAGE Center, 101 Olson Road, Boardman

www.visitsage.com

$3/person. Children must be accompanied by an adult. View movie and receive free bag of popcorn with admission. Water is available for purchase.

“The Ribbon Of Road Ahead: One Woman’s Remarkable Adventures with Parkinson’s Disease”

•Thursday, March 21; 4:30-6 p.m.

•The Prodigal Son Brewery & Pub, 230 S.E. Court Ave., Pendleton.

•Sunday, March 24; 3-4:30 p.m.

•Our Lady of Angels Catholic Church, 565 W. Hermiston Ave., Hermiston.

•Sunday, March 31; 2:30-4 p.m.

•St Francis Catholic Church, 722 W. Alder St., Walla Walla.

www.ultreiablog.org

Free. Hermiston author Carol Clupny will share about her memoir about living with Parkinson’s Disease.

First Draft Writers’ Series

•Thursday, March 21; 7 p.m.

•Pendleton Center for the Arts, 214 N. Main St.

www.pendletonarts.org

Free. Headliner is Peter Walker, a University of Oregon geography professor whose field work took him to Harney County before, during, and after the takeover of the Malheur Wildlife Refuge. He wrote “Sagebrush Collaboration: How Harney County Defeated the Takeover of the Malheur Wildlife Refuge.” Following the headliner reading, there will be short open mic sessions for audience members.

HOT TICKETS

Midget Wrestling Entertainment. (March 30, $20-$40), at The Pheasant Blue Collar Bar & Grill, Hermiston. Buy tickets for the 21-and-older show at the bar or via https://thepheasant.ticketleap.com (541-567-3022).

The Rolling Stones. No Filter Tour. May 22, CenturyLink Field, Seattle. Tickets ($94-$494+) via www.ticketmaster.com

Jackalope Jamboree. June 29, Happy Canyon Arena, Pendleton. Early bird tickets ($35-$55+) via www.brownpapertickets.com

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Want to get your event listed in our calendar? Send information to community@eastoregonian.com, or c/o Tammy Malgesini, 333 E. Main Street, Hermiston, OR, 97838.

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