By Eugene Magazine

Enjoy a stunning performance by the Eugene Ballet, test your trivia skills, attend an off-broadway hit and much more at these events happening in Lane County this week.

Please attend in-person events responsibly, wear a mask, and follow all proper safety guidelines. Events are subject to change.

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Men are from Mars, Women are from Venus

Yes, there’s an off-Broadway hit comedy based on the best-selling book of the same name! This show is sexy and fun, light-hearted theatrical comedy. Good for an adults-only date night.

Friday | 8:00 pm | Hult Center, 1 Eugene Center | $60 | hultcenter.org

 

Eugene Ballet: Cinderella

This classic story never gets old. Eugene Ballet’s Cinderella is an experience for all ages, especially with Prokofiev’s thrilling score played live by Orchestra Next. Come support your magnificent local ballet dancers and enjoy a great show. 

Friday-Sunday | Times Vary | Hult Center, 1 Eugene Center | $40 | eugeneballet.org

 

The Shedd: a Night of Vocal Arts

Part of the 2020 Vocal Arts Festival, enjoy A Night of Vocal Arts 2021 hosted by Honey Whiskey Trio. This event features five of Eugene’s favorite vocal ensembles: Inspirational Sounds, The Greater Eugene Chorus, The Eugene Gleemen, Divisi, and Synergy.

Saturday | 7:30 pm | The Shedd Institute, 868 High St. | $18 | theshedd.org

 

Sessions: The Midnight 2021 Tour

The Midnight are the duo of producer Tim Daniel McEwan and singer-songwriter Tyler Lyle. Their music fuses Americana with an evocative electronic palette. Known as the synth-pop legends, you won’t want to miss this groovy show.  

Sunday | 8:00 pm | Sessions Music Hall, 44 E 7th Ave. | $30 | sessionsmusichall.com

 

Sunday Pfun at Pfeiffer!

Visit Pfeiffer Winery for a fun night of DJ Trivia. No RSVP required. Arrive early to grab a table and submit your team name. Trivia starts promptly at 3. Families are more than welcome. Small bites, wine and beer available for purchase.

Sunday | 3:00 pm | Pfeiffer Winery, 25040 Jaeg Rd. | pfeifferwinery.com

 

Postmodern Jukebox

Postmodern Jukebox are a time-twisting musical collective known for putting “pop music in a time machine.” This time they will make the 1920s roar again by performing some of modern music’s biggest hits in the classic styles of bygone eras.

November 10 | 7:30 pm | Hult Center, Eugene Center 1 | $35 | hultcenter.org

ONGOING EVENTS

Markets

Weekend Market

Every weekend, take in the new 5th Street Market Expansion or explore your old favorites while perusing pop up shops and artisans. Grab some food, enjoy displays, and learn about the new businesses in the Market Alley.

Saturday and Sunday | 11 am | 5th Street Public Market, 296 E 5th Ave. | Free admission | 5stmarket.com

 

Saturday Market

The Eugene Saturday Market is now open in their usual spot in the Park Blocks. Peruse local artisans and craftspeople, pick up lunch from the international food court, and see live music. It’s a Eugene institution!

Saturday | 10 am | 8th Ave. and Oak St. | Free admission | eugenesaturdaymarket.org

 

South Valley Farmers Market

The South Valley Farmers Market in Cottage Grove is the perfect place to visit for local produce, baked goods, artisan crafted works, and more! You can also order in advance for pick up through their website.

Saturday | 11 am | 7th and Main St., Cottage Grove | Free admission | southvalleyfarmersmarket.square.site

Other ongoing events

Sheild Bistro Happy Hour

Every Wednesday through Saturday, Sheild Bistro gives you the opportunity to enjoy $2 off tapas and $5 off house wine and taps at their Happy Hour! Stop by for a pre-dinner treat!

Wednesdays through Saturdays | 3 pm | Sheild Bistro, 298 Blair Blvd. | Free admission | sheildcatering.com

 

Diá de los Muertos at Maude Kerns Art Center

The Maude Kerns Art Center will be celebrating their 28th annual Diá de los Muertos exhibit starting this Friday. The exhibit consists of beautiful artwork from local artists, community altars, and a special gift shop. The Mexican Day of the Dead celebration acknowledges the link between the communities of the living and the dead.

October 15 – November 5 | Maude Kerns Art Center, 1910 E 15th Ave. | mkartcenter.org

 

Broadway Streatery

Now through September 27, eat outdoors and in the road with the return of the Broadway Streatery program! East Broadway between Willamette and Olive Streets will be closed to traffic to give local restaurants expanded seating to accommodate for social distancing and welcome more customers. Come support local restauranteurs!

Now through September 27 | Ongoing | Broadway between Willamette and Olive Sts. | Food available for purchase | downtowneugene.com

 

Trivia Night at Tap and Growler

Gather your friends and head over to Tap and Growler every Wednesday night to put your trivia skills to the test. Enjoy good food and drink while trying to outsmart the rest to claim the trivia champion title.

Wednesdays | 7 pm | Tap and Growler, 207 E 5th Ave. | tapandgrowler.com