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First Friday ArtWalk — 5-9 p.m. Oct. 3. Troutdale merchants host artists and musicians, as well as offer wine tastings, along Historic Columbia River Highway.

Live Music

Open Mic Jam — M&M Lounge, 137 N. Main Ave., Gresham, 6 p.m. to midnight Sundays. Classic rock, blues, country, alternative, acoustic, electric. Sound system, drums, amplifiers provided. Info: 503-665-2626.

Live music — Midnight Roundup, 345 N.W. Burnside Road. Every Tuesday open mic jam session 8 p.m. to midnight. Karaoke, 7 p.m. Wednesday; 8 p.m. line dancing lessons, and then DJ Cutt, 9 p.m. Thursday. Free. Info: 503-489-5860, greshamcountrybar.com.

Edgefield Live Music Series — McMenamins Edgefield, 2126 S.W. Halsey St., Troutdale. All shows are free, for ages 21 and older and are held in the Winery. Info: mcmenamins.com/edgefield.

McDougall, 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 30.

Jacob Westfall, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 1. All ages.

Vince Brown and Bonham, 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 2.

Peter Pants Trio, 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3.

The Columbians, 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 4, Little Red Shed.

Michelle Van Kleef, 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 5.

Skip vonKueske’s Jazz4tet, 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 6.


Gresham Farmers Market — 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the parking lot at Northwest Third Street and Miller Avenue. Market is open every Saturday through Oct. 25.

Gresham Saturday Market — 440 N.W. Burnside Road, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. each Saturday through Oct. 25.

Troutdale Open-Air Market — The market is open from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturdays at the Depot Park Rail Museum, 473 E. Historic Columbia River Highway, Troutdale. Info: windancemarkets.com.


The Importance of Being Earnest — Sandy Actors Theatre, 17433 Meinig Ave., Sandy. 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 3 p.m. Sunday, through Oct. 5. $15 adults, $12 students/seniors. Info: sandyactorstheatre.org.

Nutz-n-Boltz Theater Company, 27861 Grange St., Boring — Auditions for “A Very Boring Christmas” from 4-6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, and 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 19. Performances on Dec. 12, 13 and 14. For more information, call 503-593-1295 or email info@nnbtheater.com.


The Gresham Christmas Choir — Begins rehearsals at 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 5, at First Baptist Church, 224 W. Powell Blvd.

The choir will then rehearse each Sunday thereafter at the same time until it performs.

Anyone 13 and older who enjoys singing is welcome to join, and there are no auditions.

The choir will perform at 3 and 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 14, in the church.

Info: 503-666-6562 or write bgerards@hotmail.com.


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