Entertainment Update for March 14

Blackberry Bushes March 17

Springhouse is staying open later than usual as they celebrate St. Patrick's Day with a Hootenanny from the Blackberry Bushes Stringband. All-ages show, 6-10 p.m. Sources say there will be no green wine! Springhouse Cellar, 13 Railroad Ave, Hood River; 541-308-0700.

DoveDriver at River City

“DoveDriver is the brainchild of guitarist/producer Teddy Presberg. It is his go-to group to perform his original, experimental songs that mesh funk, soul, and rock - a blend of sounds described as “instrumental shoegaze jazz.” Catch him on Saturday, March 14, at the River City Saloon. Clarke & The Himselfs open the show. River City Saloon, 207 Cascade Ave., Hood River; 541-387-2583.

‘Rockin’ Blues Masters’ at The Pines March 28

Three NW blues masters are joining forces for a night of Rockin Blues at The Pines on Saturday, March 28. The show is from 7-10 p.m. Tickets are $15 and limited seating is available. The band will feature slide guitarist Henry Cooper, drummer Boyd Small and bass player Don Campbell — all veteran players from bands like Screamin Jay Hawkins, Paul deLay and DK Stewart. 21 and over only. The Pines Tasting Room, 202 Cascade Ave., Hood River; 541-993-8301.

Barley Draught celebrates

It's the start of the St. Patrick's Day Season and Irish pub band Barley Draught will be featured on Friday, March 13 at Solera Brew Pub in Parkdale starting at 7 p.m. to ring in the green, and on March 17, St. Patrick's Day, they’ll be playing a t a grand celebration and feast at the Senior Center in The Dalles starting at 7 p.m. with an option of an Irish dinner at 6 p.m. Come join in with singing and smiles.

Ben Bonham at Lyle Hotel

The Lyle Hotel hosts a St. Patrick's bash with Chic Preston & Ben Bonham playing live music on Tuesday, March 17, from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Corned Beef, cabbage and Irish Stew will be served up as well. The Lyle Hotel, 100 7th St., Lyle, Wash., 509-365-5953.

Tillinghast at The Pines

This week at The Pines:

Friday, March 13, 6-9 p.m., Richard & Tova Tillinghast from the band OneHum. Enjoy acoustic guitar and cello on songs that “center around the love of rural life in the Pacific Northwest.” The Pines Tasting Room, 202 Cascade Ave., Hood River; 541-993-8301.

Trio Subtonic at CEBU

This week at CEBU Lounge:

Fri., March 13: Tracy Klas Band, 9:30 p.m. Rock ‘n’ Roll

Sat., March 14: Trio Subtonic, 9:30 p.m. Groove & Funk-based Jazz. “Trio Subtonic has made their mark on the Northwest independent and jazz music scenes, crafting four albums worth of original compositions. In 2009, ‘Cave Dweller’ received national attention for striking a balance between unique groove and catchy melody. The incorporation of jazz and Brazilian traditions with non-stop funky fervor poses the question to the dance floor: is it better to stop for a moment and listen, or to have never listened at all?” Best Western Plus Hood River Inn, 1108 E. Marina Way; 541-386-2200.

Maryhill opens March 15

Maryhill Museum in Goldendale opens to the public on Sunday, March 15. Schedule of exhibits:

March 15 — July 5, American Indian Painting: Twentieth-Century Masters. Thirty-five works by some of the most important American Indian painters of the last century.

March 15 — Nov. 15, Maryhill Favorites: American Realist R.H. Ives Gammell and his students, Richard Lack, Robert Hunter and Samuel Rose.

Raven Skyriver: Submerge. Glass artist Raven Skyriver explores the connections between humans, animals and the environment that binds us.

Native Peoples of The Dalles Region. Photos of the landscape and people who lived in and around The Dalles during the late nineteenth and early twentieth century.

Sam Hill and the Columbia River Highway. Black and white prints showing both construction of the highway and early scenic views of the Columbia River Gorge.

Entertainment listings can be e-mailed to jdrake@hoodrivernews.com.

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