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Concerts and Musical events in Douglas County, Oregon


Features concerts from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays from July 2 through Aug. 20. There will be no break for the Douglas County Fair.

All shows are free and take place at the Nichols Band Shell in Stewart Park, Roseburg.

Previous years have included performances by The Wailers, The Dixie Chicks, Joan Baez and Rosanne Cash.

This year’s lineup was not set when the Visitors Guide went to print. For more information, visit or call 541-677-1708.


This free concert series takes place in front of the Umpqua Discovery Center, 409 Riverfront Way, Reedsport. Concerts are from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursdays. Outdoor lawn seating. Bring your chairs or blankets. Food vendors on site. No pets, smoking or alcohol. Picnicking welcome.

June 12 — Young Bucs, doo wop

July 11 — Timberwolf, classics, country, rock ’n’ roll

July 25 — Sea Breeze Harmony and Decor’mm, female barbershop and jazz standards from the 1930s to today, respectively.

Aug. 8 — Jitterbug Jammers, blues, rock ’n’ roll, R&B, swing and jazz

Information: 541-271-4816.


The weekly concert series in its 27th year, features music from 6 to 8:30 p.m. most Thursdays in July and August in Myrtle Creek’s Millsite Park. The series takes a break for the Myrtle Creek Summer Festival and the Douglas County Fair.

All shows are free, as is parking.

The bandshell and stage include a concrete dancing area, and the grassy area can accommodate hundreds of concertgoers. Bring your own seats and blankets. Pets are welcome.

July 11 — The Tim Hall Band

July 18 — The Dylan James Show

Aug. 1 — Broadway Phil and the Shouters

Aug. 8 — Karaoke contest by Mike’s Mobile DJ

Aug. 15 — The Anna-Lisa Band

Aug. 22— Small Town Rumor

Aug. 29 — Kathy Boyd and Phoenix Rising

Information: 541-860-5846.


The music gears up this summer from 7 to 9 p.m. Fridays in Riverbend Park on Thompson Avenue in Winston. People are encouraged to bring chairs and blankets and to leave their pets at home. Admission is free.

July 6 — Nikki Hill

July 12 — To be announced

July 19 — To be announced.

July 26-27 — Youth theater presenting “Law & Order: C-rhyme and Pun-ishment”

Aug. 2 — Cowboy poetry and Western music featuring Sons of the San Joaquin and Jessica Hedges

Information: 541-430-1496 or


The county’s largest entertainment venue, taking place this year Aug. 7-10, will feature headline performers on four consecutive nights at the fairgrounds off Interstate 123 at 2110 Frear St., Roseburg. Main stage performances begin at 7 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday and 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday on the Umpqua Park Stage. General seating with fair admission, which is $9 for adults, $7 for seniors and advance tickets for adults and $4 for children.

Aug. 7 — Dwight Yoakam

Aug. 8 — Clay Walker

Aug. 9 — 3 Doors Down

Aug. 10 — Whitesnake

Information: 541-440-4394 or

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