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CALENDAR OF EVENTS

WHAT’S HAPPENING IN AND AROUND CENTRAL OREGON

Central Oregon Calendar of Events

With our comprehensive list of events from around the region, boredom is not an option. From live music, sporting events to holiday festivities or artwalks, you’ll be sure to find the next perfect activity or adventure.


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Sled Dog Rides with Oregon Trail of Dreams @ Mt Bachelor
Wed Dec 15 — Thu Jan 20
Day 37 of 37
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Adventure
Add a wild, magical experience to your Mt. Bachelor getaway with a ride behind a real dog sled team! Stay snug and warm in the sled while the team led by professional mushers take you on an exciting a…
Agatha Christie’s Murder on the Orient Express @ Cascades Theatrical Company
Thu Jan 20 @ 7:30pm — Sun Jan 30 @ 3:30pm
Day 7 of 17
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One of the best murder mysteries EVER! Don’t miss Agatha Christie’s Murder on the Orient Express. Cascades Theatrical Company presents this “adapted for stage” version by Ken Ludwig – directed by Ro…
Fireside Concert Series: Joshua Thomas with Jacob Miller Opening @ The Suttle Lodge & Boathouse
Thu Jan 20 @ 5:30pm
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Join us at The Suttle Lodge & Boathouse in the Skip Bar & Restaurant on January 20, 2022 for live music featuring Joshua Thomas with Jacob Miller opening. Joshua Thomas is a singer, songwriter, and mu…
Winter Nights @ High Desert Museum
Thu Jan 20 @ 4:00pm
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Arts and Culture
Enjoy the warm and wondrouse inside at The High Desert Museum after hours every Thursday. The Rimrock cafe will be open for brews and bites and Silver Sage Trading will be open for unique shopping. …
The Harlem Globetrotters @ Deschutes County Expo Center
Fri Jan 21 @ 12:00am
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The Harlem Globetrotters are a worldwide icon, synonymous with family entertainment and great basketball skills. They will be performing at the Expo Center on Friday Jan. 21st at 12am. The Globetrot…
Cascades Wedding Show @ Riverhouse Convention Center
Sat Jan 22 @ 10:00am
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The Riverhouse on the Deschutes Convention Center will host this event featuring a fashion show, entertainment ideas and bridal vendors. Browse the latest bridal trends in catering, photography, enter…
Live at the Vineyard: Gene Rogers of the Hwy 97 Band @ Faith Hope & Charity Vineyards
Sat Jan 22 @ 5:00pm
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Join us at Faith, Hope & Charity Vineyards on Saturday, January 22, 2022 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm for live music featuring Gene Rogers of the Hwy 97 Band. He will be performing acoustic and solo in the c…
Jesse Cook @ Tower Theater
Sat Jan 22 @ 8:00pm
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Jesse Cook has sold out concert halls the world over, produced five PBS television specials and five live CD’s. This Canadian guitarist has won multiple awards. He spent the past twenty -five years m…
Bolshoi Ballet Live Stream @ Regal Old Mill Cinema
Sun Jan 23 @ 12:55pm
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Arts and Culture Event
Emeralds for the elegance and sophistication of Paris, rubies for the speed and modernity f New York, and diamonds for an i,perial St. Petersburg. Three sparkling scenes accoompanied by the music of t…
Legends: Keola Beamer & Henry Kapono @ Tower Theater
Sun Jan 23 @ 6:00pm
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Musical Event
Arts and Culture
Two legends of Hawaiian Music will be performing at The Tower. Keolo Beamer is one of Hawai'i's premier singer-songwriters, arrangers, composers and masters of the Hawaiian slack key guitar. Henry K…
Australia Day @ Mt Bachelor
Wed Jan 26 @ 11:00am
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Ski/snowboard
Mt Bachelor says G'Day to you on Australia Day! The West Village Deck will be rockin Aussie food and beverages plus a DJ playing Aussie tunes and Tim Tam Slams for the Little Ones. Event takes place…
Play Forever Free Wednesdays @ Mt Bachelor
Wed Jan 26 @ 12:00pm
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Ski/snowboard
Mt Bachelor invites you to ski and ride with friends and family for FREE on Wednesday afternoons in January from 12pm to 4pm. You can experience FREE turns on Sunrise, Alpenglow, Early Riser and Litt…
Winter Nights @ High Desert Museum
Thu Jan 27 @ 4:00pm
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Arts and Culture
Enjoy the warm and wondrouse inside at The High Desert Museum after hours every Thursday. The Rimrock cafe will be open for brews and bites and Silver Sage Trading will be open for unique shopping. …
Onesie Pub Crawl @ Commons Cafe & Taproom
Thu Jan 27 @ 4:00pm
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Put on your favorite onesie to raise money for Downtown Bend. Grab your friends and head to Downtown Bend to discover new bars and new drinks! Here's how it works: Purchase your tickets Check in at t…
Fireside Concert Series: Jeffrey Martin @ The Suttle Lodge & Boathouse
Thu Jan 27 @ 5:30pm
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Join us at The Suttle Lodge & Boathouse in the Skip Bar & Restaurant on Thursday, January 27, 2022 for live music featuring Jeffrey Martin. Jeffrey Martin has put out bunches of music since 2009, but …
Central Oregon Youth Orchestra @ The Tower Theater
Fri Jan 28 @ 7:30pm
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Musical Event
Enjoy fantastic local music at The Tower. This will be the first time since the pandemic that the Central Oregon Youth Orchestra has performed in public. This is a family-friendly celebration with w…
The Met Opera: Rigoletto @ Regal Old Mill Cinema
Sat Jan 29 @ 9:55am
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Arts and Culture Event
Tony award-winning director Bartlett Sher offers a bold new take on Verdi's timeless tragedy, re-setting the opera's action to 1920's Europe, with Art Deco sets by Michael Yeargan and elegant costumes…
The Fab Four – The Ultimate Beatles Tribute @ Tower Theater
Sat Jan 29 @ 8:00pm
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The Tower Theater is proud to present the BEST Beatles tribute ever! The Emmy Award Winning Fab Four is elevated far above every other Beatles Tribute due to their precise attention to detail. Their…
Exhibition Opening: "Imagine A World" @ High Desert Museum
Sat Jan 29 @ 10:00am
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Arts and Culture
High Desert Museum invites you to the opening of their new exhibit on Jan 29th. "This exhibition considers the ambitions, intentions and outcomes (sometimes disastrous) of intentional communities in t…
Friends: the Musical Parody @ The Tower Theater
Sun Jan 30 @ 7:30pm
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Friends of "Friends" rejoice! You will love this musical parody. This hilarious new off-Broadway musical lovingly lampoons TV’s enduring sitcom. Doors open at 6:30 show starts at 7:30. VIP pkgs are…
The MET Opera: Rigoletto @ Regal Old Mill Cinema
Wed Feb 2 @ 1:00pm
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Arts and Culture Event
Tony award-winning director Bartlett Sher offers a bold new take on Verdi's timeless tragedy, re-setting the opera's action to 1920's Europe, with Art Deco sets by Michael Yeargan and elegant costumes…
The MET Opera: Rigoletto @ Regal Old Mill Cinema
Wed Feb 2 @ 6:30pm
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Arts and Culture Event
Tony award-winning director Bartlett Sher offers a bold new take on Verdi's timeless tragedy, re-setting the opera's action to 1920's Europe, with Art Deco sets by Michael Yeargan and elegant costumes…
Fireside Concert Series @ Suttle Lodge
Thu Feb 3 @ 6:00am
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Musical Event
Suttle Lodge invites you to enjoy thier weekly Fireside Concert Series featuring exceptional musicians. Feb. 3rd features singer and songwriter Sean Rowe whose rather astonishing singing voice evokes …
Winter Nights @ High Desert Museum
Thu Feb 3 @ 4:00pm
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Arts and Culture
Enjoy the warm and wondrouse inside at The High Desert Museum after hours every Thursday. The Rimrock cafe will be open for brews and bites and Silver Sage Trading will be open for unique shopping. …
The Wizard of Oz @ The Tower Theater
Fri Feb 4 — Sun Feb 6
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Family-friendly
Arts and Culture
Live Stage Musical
Follow the yellow brick road in this delightful stage adaptation of L. Frank Baum's beloved tale, featuring the iconic musical score from the MGM film. The timeless tale, in which young Dorothy Gale t…
First Friday Art Walk
Fri Feb 4 @ 5:00pm
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Art Walk
It’s First Friday Art Walk! Head into Downtown Bend and The Old Mill District for a night filled with art, shopping, music and local food & drink.
Polar Plunge 2022 @ Riverbend Park
Sat Feb 5 @ 11:00am
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Kudos and Bragging Rights to the brave and generous souls who take the plunge!! This fun event benefits Special Olympics and takes place at Riverbend Park. Grab some friends and register at PLUNGEOR…
Peace Park Season Opening Celebration @ Mt Bachelor
Sat Feb 5 @ 11:00am
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Ski/snowboard
Come celebrate the opening of Mt. Bachelor's Woodward Peace Park for the winter 21/22 season! The park is located off the Skyliner lift and from 11am to 3pm you can get down to funky beats playing at…
Natural History Pub: Central Oregon Mule Deer @ McMenamins
Mon Feb 7 @ 7:00pm
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High Desert Museum and McMenamins invite you to Natural History Pub in Father Luke's Room. This lecture will cover one of the most iconic High Desert species - the Mule Deer. Join state biologists C…
Yamato - Postponed @ The Tower Theater
Tue Feb 8 @ 7:30pm
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Stage Show
Enjoy ancient rhythms and high energy with this troupe of Japanese drummers. This event will make your heart race!

*Disclaimer: Due to COVID-19 many upcoming events in 2021 have been cancelled or postponed. Please check with individual event contact or event website to see if there have been changes to the event.*

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