Northwest NEWS

July 8, 2002


Ashland - Oregon's cultural jewel

*Nestled deep in the picturesque Rogue Valley lies the charming city of Ashland, home of the venerable Oregon Shakespeare Festival (OSF).

Kings of Swing at Redmond Town Center

*The Redmond Town Center Summer Concert Series will kick off with Kings of Swing Sunday, July 14, beginning at noon.

Blues Band at Bothell Landing

*Steve Bailey & the Crossroads Blues Band will play upbeat blues with sax, horn and harmonica Friday, July 12, at the Park at Bothell Landing, 9919 NE 180th St. The free concert begins at 6:30 p.m.

Lunchtime concerts begin with Bill Hilly Band

*The City of Woodinville's Summer Concert Series kicks off July 11 with the Bill Hilly Band, a high energy folk band from Ontario, Canada.

Going Out

*Melissa Etheridge has been added to Chateau Ste. Michelle's 2002 Summer Festival on the Green concert series.

Children of the Revolution are 'The World on One Stage'

*The Duvall Arts Commission will present Children of the Revolution on Wednesday, July 17, 6:30 p.m., at McCormick Park on the Snoqualmie River at NE Stephens St. and Main St. in Duvall. Admission is free.

Bluegrass in the park

*Kicking off the music in the parks series is Fidelity Grange. This popular band combines the power and history of bluegrass music with the lyric sensitivity of folk, and wraps it all in a modern package.