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echoes of 1969 — An inaugural event, Elkstock, will be held this weekend at the Elkton Community Education Center, 15850 Highway 38 in Elkton. The two-day concert is a fundraiser for the Elkton Charter School’s music program. Starts tonight, with music all day Saturday. Performing will be The Hideaways, CallowRuse, REFA, Kenny Holmes and the Blues Daddys, Code Blue, The Station, Axis Salvation and Z Riders. $10 for two-day admission. Overnight camping. Umpqua River adjacent. facebook.com/elkstock.

Pioneering spirit — This weekend is Pioneer Days in Canyonville at Pioneer Park. Events start at 11 a.m. today 10 a.m. Saturday and 9:30 a.m. Sunday. They include a cake walk, bingo, Quiksilver magic show, Good Medicine Indian Drumming, Countryside pet show, Pioneer royal court, talent show finals and the 43rd annual frog jumping contest. 541-839-4232.

ROTARY DUCK RACE — 9:30 a.m., River Forks Park, old Garden Valley Road, Roseburg. About 9,000 rubber ducks will go into the water at 10:30 a.m. In a race that will earn prizes for the top 10 ticket holders, with the grand prize being a 2014 Toyota Corolla. Proceeds from the 17th annual fundraiser benefit numerous Douglas County agencies and groups that assist children in danger of abuse or neglect. Tickets are $10 each and can be purchased online at roseburgduckrace.com.

Central Park Western — The Balla-Dears play Sutherlin’s free outdoor Music Off Central series from 6 to 8 tonight in Central Park. Husband-and-wife duo Wes and Wanda Hamrick play hits from the past. No dogs. No alcohol over 12 percent by volume. 541-459-4522. Dial-A-Ride available, but call 888-232-8121 during business hours.

Marshal the Dancers — The North Douglas Performing Arts Council presents a square dance at 6:30 tonight at the Drain Civic Center, 205 W. A St., Drain. The caller will be Don Marshall. $5. 541-836-2505 or ndpac.org.

Rimes with Songs — Country singer Leann Rimes performs at 9 tonight at Seven Feathers Casino Resort, 146 Chief Miwaleta Lane, Canyonville. $40-$55. Sevenfeathers.com or 877-772-5425.

floral flush — A poker tournament benefiting the renovation of the Floral Building of the Douglas County Fairgrounds — Poker Craze — will be at 4 p.m. Saturday at the fairgrounds conference center, 2110 S.W. Frear St., Roseburg. Early bird buy-in $100. Add on $100. $10 for dinner. 541-440-4359.

Keller Vibes — The duo John and Jill Keller perform in Sutherlin’s Central Park from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Sunday in the Gospel in the Park series. Free. 459-4522 or 459-4155.

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The News-Review Updated Aug 22, 2014 10:30AM Published Aug 23, 2014 03:10PM Copyright 2014 The News-Review. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.