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. *Disclaimer: Some events may have changed, been canceled, or postponed since its original publication. Please check with the event organizer or event website for the latest updates.*


All Upcoming Events

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Bend Farmers Market @ Brooks Street Alley
Wed Aug 10 @ 2:00pm
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Farmers Market
From quaint beginnings atop Drake Park to a thriving, bustling market in nearby Brooks Alley, the Bend Farmers market has been “growing” and feeding Central Oregon for over 25 years! Our market runs…
Sunriver Art Fair @ Village at Sunriver
Fri Aug 12 @ 9:00am — Sun Aug 14 @ 3:00pm
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Arts and Culture Event
Recently named one of the Top Ten Art Fairs in the nation, the Sunriver Art Fair returns in August, 2022, to the scenic outdoor setting, the Village at Sunriver in Sunriver, Oregon. This year over 80 …
Redmond Music & Arts Festival @ High Desert Music Hall
Fri Aug 12 @ 11:00am — Sun Aug 14 @ 11:45pm
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Arts and Culture Event
Festivals
Live Music
Local artists and Makers Event
Don't miss Redmond's 2nd annual Music & Arts Festival. Over 15 bands, multiple workshops and artists booths will be showcased. Some special secret treats await you also. This is 3 days of fun for t…
Know PNW - William Sullivan: New Hikes in Oregon @ Sisters Library
Fri Aug 12 @ 1:00pm
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Author and hiking guru William L. Sullivan takes us on a slide show tour of new and changed trails he discovered while updating his “100 Hikes” guidebooks for Oregon. As always, Sullivan spices his ta…
Sisters Rhythm and Brews Festival @ Sisters Village Green Park
Fri Aug 12 @ 4:00pm — Sat Aug 13 @ 11:00pm
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Festivals
Don't miss the incredible lineup at the 2022 Sisters R&B Festival. This 2 day event brings high-quality blues musicians to Central Oregon while supporting the local community. Ticket holders will enj…
Galveston Street Market @ Big-O Bagels
Fri Aug 12 @ 5:00pm
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Local artists and Makers Event
Come shop local artists and makers while listening to live entertainment at the Galveston Street Market every Friday through September 30, 2022 from 5:00pm to 9:00pm at Big-O Bagels parking lot, Wests…
Sonny Hess @ McMenamins
Wed Aug 10 @ 6:00pm
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Live Music
Sonny Hess will be playing Father Luke's Room on Aug 10th. Known far and wide for her sensual guitar playing, songwriting gifts and soulful vocals, she truly is a local blues legend. This is a FREE c…
Live at the Vineyard: Heller Highwater Band @ Faith, Hope & Charity Vineyards
Fri Aug 12 @ 6:00pm
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Musical Event
Join us at Faith, Hope & Charity Vineyards on Friday, August 12, 2022, from 6:00pm to 9:00pm for live music featuring Heller Highwater Band rocking out at the most beautiful venue in Central Oregon. L…
Raft & Brew @ Sun Country Tours
Wed Aug 10 @ 4:30pm
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Rafting
What do you get when you take all the excitement of our Big Eddy Thriller rafting trip and give it a refreshing twist? Raft 'N Brew! Join us Wednesday afternoons in July and August as we follow up a 3…
Crook County Fair @ Crook County Fairgrounds
Wed Aug 10 — Sat Aug 13
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County Fair
There is nothing that compares to an old fashioned county fair. Come to the Crook County Fairgrounds in Prineville for 3 days of family fun, entertainment, animals, exhibits and more....
Redmond Farmers Market @ Centennial Park
Thu Aug 11 @ 3:00pm
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Farmers Market
Featuring locally grown produce, artisan foods, prepared foods and crafts. We share a dedication for supporting local farms and eating delicious and healthy foods. Every Thursday, from 3:000pm to 7:00…
Rebelution @ Hayden Homes Amphitheater
Thu Aug 11 @ 5:30pm
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Live Music
California reggae band and touring juggernaut Rebelution returns to Bend welcoming old fans and new. Joining Rebelution this year are U.K.reggae legends Steel Pulse who have been pioneers in the genr…
Munch & Music @ Drake Park
Thu Aug 11 @ 5:30pm
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Live Music
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Festivals
Summit Health Munch & Music FREE concert series in Drake Park presented by The Source Weekly and Hayden Homes will be celebrating its 31st season! The weekly series provides the community of Central O…
Starry Night Summer Concert Series: The Klassixs Ayreband @ The Village in Sunriver
Thu Aug 11 @ 6:30pm
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Musical Event
Join us in The Village at Sunriver for the Starry Nights Summer Concert Series every Thursday in July and August. Concerts begin between 6:30pm and 7:00pm in front of The Village Bar & Grill. The Kla…
SFF Presents: Southern Avenue & Jontavious Willis at Sisters Art Works @ Sisters Art Works
Thu Aug 11 @ 7:00pm
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Festivals
SFF and Sisters Rhythm & Brews Festival co-present Southern Avenue & Jontavious Willis at Sisters Art Works. Join us for an evening packed with soul power and blues from these Grammy-nominated artists…
Trivia On The Moon @ Silver Moon Brewing
Thu Aug 11 @ 7:00pm
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Competition
Trivia on the Moon is back once again at Silver Moon Brewing! Great hosts and prizes plus exciting categories and good times. Teams are welome to show up in groups up to 8 people. There is reservati…
Picnic in the Park @ Crook County Fairgrounds
Wed Aug 10 @ 6:00pm
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Live Music
Don't miss this high energy, highly entertaining fun group ! The Doo-Wah Riders have been based in Southern California for over 40 years. They possess the rare combination of many years of experience…
Haulin' Aspen @ Wanoga Sno Park
Sat Aug 13 @ 7:00am
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Sport Races
Haulin' Aspen will be taking place Saturday, August 13, 2022 at Wanoga Sno Park. As Central Oregon’s only full trail marathon’s, Trail Runner Magazine voted Bend, Oregon the #1 trail town and the Haul…
Battle at Bachelor @ Mt Bachelor
Sat Aug 13 — Sun Aug 14
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Competition
Battle of Bachelor is a Disc Golf Tournament held on the beautiful and challenging wildernes coarse on Mt Bachelor. This is a PDGA sponsored event that takes place at the Nordic Center course.
Sunriver Music Festival: Pops Concert @ Caldera High School Performing Arts Center
Wed Aug 10 @ 7:30pm
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Performing Arts
Join us at Caldera High School Performing Arts Center on August 12, 2022 for the Pops Concert at 7:30pm. The first half celebrates big anniversaries in the world of music for the silver screen. The se…
Sunriver Music Festival - Classical Concert I @ Caldera High School Performing Arts Center
Wed Aug 10 @ 7:30pm
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Musical Event
Join us at Caldera High School Auditorium in Bend on August 10, 2022 at 7:30pm as we open Maestro Mitchell's tenure with a celebratory concert featuring many of our fine orchestra musicians and Beetho…
Family Fun Float @ Sunriver Resort
Wed Aug 10 @ 5:00pm
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Outdoor Rec
Enjoy a family fun float down the Deschutes in Sunriver. Sunriver Resort Marina will shuttle you to Harpers Bridge where you launch in a 12ft raft (2-6 people) and float back to the Marina. Float ta…
Monkless Belgian Ales - Food Truck Wednesdays @ Monkless Belgian Ales
Wed Aug 10 @ 4:00pm
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Food
Join us every Wednesday from 4pm-9pm! We are throwing it back to the old days with food trucks, live music & games! "OG Taproom" vibes but at The Brasserie! We have been closed on Wednesdays for almos…
Music on the Green @ Sam Johnson Park
Wed Aug 10 @ 5:00pm
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Arts and Culture Event
Live Music
Food
Grab a blanket, bring your lawn chairs and introduce your family to an evening that really highlights why so many people enjoy visiting and living in Redmond. More than just music, you’ll enjoy tasty …
Sunriver Summer Concert Series @ Sunriver Resort Backyard
Fri Aug 12 @ 6:30pm
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Live Music
Thomas T and The Blue Chips will be rockin the Backyard at Sunriver Resort Friday from 6:30-8:30. Bring the family and enjoy great music, delicious food, local brews, wine and cocktails will be availa…
My Morning Jacket @ Hayden Homes Amphitheater
Fri Aug 12 @ 6:30pm
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Live Music
My Morning Jacket has been hailed as the heroes of alt-country music with their eclectic sound. Their music is inspired by rock and country and includes psychedelic and experimental sounds rooted in …
Preseids Meteor Shower - Sun, Meteor, Moon Hike @ Wanderlust Tours
Fri Aug 12 @ 7:30pm
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Guided Tour
Adventure: In less than 9- minutes, we will have the fortune of witnessing the setting sun to the west, the Perseids meteor shower to the north, and the rising supermoon to the east. To celebrate such…
Perseids Meteor Shower Canoe or Hiking Tour @ Wunderlust Tours
Fri Aug 12 @ 7:30pm
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Tour
Wunderlust brings you this most amazing tour. In under 90 minutes, you will have the fortune of witnessing the setting sun to the west, the Perseids meteor shower to the north, and the rising August …
Island X @ Tower Theatre
Fri Aug 12 @ 8:00pm
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Film
Adventure Film
After losing his entire life’s work in a fire, photographer Mark McInnis assembles a team of surfers, including Pete Devries, Noah Wegrich, and Josh Mulcoy, and sets out on a grueling mission to tra…
Adult Bird Walk @ Sunriver Nature Center & Observatory
Sat Aug 13 @ 8:00am
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Bird Walk
Educational Event
Guided Tour
Join Tom Lawler, expert local birder and nature photographer, to discover the rich bird habitats of Sunriver. With Tom's keen eyes, ears, and guidance, you will spot and learn to identify a variety o…

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