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Calendar of Events

What's happening in and around Central Oregon

Central Oregon Calendar of Events

Bend, Oregon Events, Festivals, Concerts and More.

Our calendar page provides visitors with a comprehensive list of the myriad events that take place all over Central Oregon. The region includes Bend, Sunriver, Sisters, Redmond, La Pine, Prineville, Madras, and Warm Springs, so no matter where you are in the high desert, there is always something for you to do. You may find yourself watching one of today's hottest bands at the Les Schwab Amphitheater in the Old Mill District one minute, and another you will be walking the streets of Downtown Bend, indulging in samples of Central Oregon's famous craft beer and contemporary brewery food, or attending the annual fair & rodeo or one of the hundreds of other events at the Deschutes County Fairgrounds & EXPO Center. If you are traveling from out of town for some of Central Oregon's yearly events, like the Sisters Quilt Show or the Pacific Crest Weekend Sports Festival, we encourage you to take a look at our many places to stay. Or, if your desired event brings you to town for only a day, check out all of our unique restaurants and brewpubs - there is surely something to please everyone! So whether you are looking for free live music, culinary events, family fun, comedy and theater, races, art exhibitions and workshops, lectures, or festivals, visit our calendar of events page often for the most up to date events in Central Oregon!

ALL UPCOMING EVENTS

Disaster! @ 2nd Street Theater
Apr 13 – May 5 all-day
Disaster! @ 2nd Street Theater | Bend | Oregon | United States
12:00 am
Disaster! is a new musical straight from Broadway, featuring some of the most unforgettable songs of the ’70s. “Knock on Wood,” “Hooked on a Feeling,” “Sky High,” “I Am Woman” and “Hot Stuff” are just a[...]
4th Annual High Desert Horse Expo @ Deschutes County Expo Center
Apr 20 – Apr 22 all-day
4th Annual High Desert Horse Expo @ Deschutes County Expo Center | Redmond | Oregon | United States
12:00 am
The High Desert Horse Expo is Central Oregon’s only equine expo. Organized by the Oregon Horse Country association, this expo is sure to have something for everyone and our schedule is posted on our website.[...]
Summer Camp Registration Open @ Sunriver Fitness & Aquatic Center
Apr 20 – May 12 all-day
Summer Camp Registration Open @ Sunriver Fitness & Aquatic Center | Sunriver | Oregon | United States
12:00 am
Sunriver Summer Camp will make mom and dad wish they were kids again!  The beautiful Sunriver Fitness and Aquatics Center is now accepting registration for their very fun summer camp sessions.  Kids can build new[...]
Arbor Day Celebration @ Sunriver Nature Center
Apr 21 all-day
Arbor Day Celebration @ Sunriver Nature Center
12:00 am
Sunriver Nature Center has some “tree-tastic” events planned for Arbor Day, 4/21.  Drop by throughout the day to enjoy activities for the entire family.  All activities are included in the Nature Center admission.
Spring Gardening Seminar @ Deschutes County Expo Center
Apr 21 @ 8:00 am – 4:30 pm
Spring Gardening Seminar @ Deschutes County Expo Center
8:00 am
Join the OSU Master Gardeners for a Spring Gardening Seminar on Sat. 4/21.  We all know the challenges of High Desert gardening.  Here’s your chance to hear from experts who can actually grow stuff in[...]
Saturday Bird Walks @ Sunriver Nature Center
Apr 21 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Saturday Bird Walks @ Sunriver Nature Center | Bend | Oregon | United States
9:00 am
Saturday Bird Walks are held at the Sunriver Nature Center weekly on Saturdays, April through October (dependent on weather).  Join Tom Lawler, expert local birder and nature photographer, to discover the rich bird habitats of Sunriver.[...]
Cascade Women’s Expo @ Riverhouse on the Deschutes
Apr 21 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Cascade Women's Expo @ Riverhouse on the Deschutes | Bend | Oregon | United States
10:00 am
Cascade Women’s Expo invites you to indulge yourself with the very best in shopping, entertainment, fashion, food, travel, health and fitness, cosmetics and so much more!   Come to the beautiful Riverhouse Convention Center on April 21st[...]
Snow Beach @ Mt Bachelor West Village
Apr 21 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Snow Beach @ Mt Bachelor West Village | Bend | Oregon | United States
12:00 pm
Mt Bachelor starts Springtacular with the ever popular 10 BARREL Snow Beach.  All the games you love to play while at the beach…bigger, better and on the snow! Giant cornhole, giant croquet, a dunk tank and[...]
Riverhouse Jazz: Dan Balmer @ Riverhouse on the Deschutes
Apr 21 @ 6:30 pm
Riverhouse Jazz: Dan Balmer @ Riverhouse on the Deschutes | Bend | Oregon | United States
6:30 pm
Dan Balmer: Guitar Mt. Bachelor Riverhouse Jazz’s second season closes with a unique opportunity to enjoy the many sides of Portland’s famed guitarist Dan Balmer (Airto, Benny Green, Joey DeFrancesco), as he will lead an[...]
Stargazing @ Oregon Observatory,
Apr 21 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Stargazing @ Oregon Observatory,  | Sunriver | Oregon | United States
8:00 pm
Feast your eyes on faraway galaxies at the Oregon Observatory in Sunriver. Witness a meteor shower. Get a glimpse of globular clusters, nebulae and deep space binary stars, as well as our closest star, the[...]
Bend Marathon and Half @ Brooks Street Plaza
Apr 22 all-day
Bend Marathon and Half @ Brooks Street Plaza | Bend | Oregon | United States
12:00 am
Its Back!  Bend’s only road marathon returns to downtown bend and beyond on April 22, 2018.  This event also includes a half-marathon, 10k and family-friendly 5k options.  The 2018 courses are even more GORGEOUS and include a[...]
Earth Day @ Mt Bachelor West Village
Apr 22 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Earth Day @ Mt Bachelor West Village | Bend | Oregon | United States
12:00 pm
Mt Bachelor invites you to celebrate Earth Day during SPRINGTACULAR!  Favorite local and eco-friendly companies will showcase a diverse array of sustainability efforts in the winter sports industry. Compete in games, win prizes, demo products and[...]
Apr 22 @ 2:00 pm
2018 Give Me A Firkin Beer Fest @ Immersion Brewing | Cleveland | Tennessee | United States
2:00 pm
Immersion Brewing invites you to “2018 Give Me A Firkin Beer Fest” on Sunday, April 22nd at 2pm.  Immerse yourself with sample firkins from more than 10 Central Oregon Breweries.  Call for tickets and more[...]
Banf Film Festival @ Tower Theatre
Apr 22 @ 6:00 pm
Banf Film Festival @ Tower Theatre
6:00 pm
REALMS Middle School presents the Banf Film Festival World Tour at the Tower Theater.  This film will ignite your passion for adventure!  Journey to exotic locations, paddle the wildest waters and climb the highest peaks. [...]
Apr 22 @ 7:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Classical Treasures - Central Oregon Mastersingers @ Nativity Lutheran Church | Bend | Oregon | United States
7:30 pm
If you love classical music you MUST experience this!  The Central Oregon Master Singers will perform “Classical Treasures” concert.  This premier choral group is comprised of many of the area’s finest singers.  Their concerts sell[...]
Apr 24 @ 7:58 pm – 8:58 pm
Uriah Heep
7:58 pm
Uriah Heep is one of the most venerable British rock institutions.  They helped invent a decorative and uniquely British form of heavy metal with their debut album, Very ‘Eavy, Very ‘Umble.  They are responsible for[...]
Art Inspired By Shibui @ Hood Avenue Art
Apr 25 – May 22 all-day
Art Inspired By Shibui @ Hood Avenue Art | Sisters | Oregon | United States
12:00 am
Hood Avenue Art gallery partners exhibit art inspired by a mini-retreat at Shibui Spa in Sisters, OR.  Art inspired by the Shibui experience will be sold to benefit the local non-profit group, Ten Friends who[...]
Kids Cooking Class-Macarons @ Kindred Creative Kitchen
Apr 25 @ 2:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Kids Cooking Class-Macarons @ Kindred Creative Kitchen | Bend | Oregon | United States
2:30 pm
Kids Cooking Class takes place at Kindred Creative Kitchen.  The April 25th class will feature Parisian Macaron which can be challenging but they don’t have to be. Have your child (age 7-17) join Chef Michele[...]
Solomon’s Giving Night @ Solomon's at Tetherow
Apr 25 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Solomon's Giving Night @ Solomon's at Tetherow | Bend | Oregon | United States
5:00 pm
Please join us in Solomon’s for a Giving Night to benefit the Bend Area Habitat for Humanity! Gather your friends and family for a fantastic dining experience in Solomon’s while you give back to your[...]
Central Oregon Shootout @ Black Butte Ranch & Aspen Lakes
Apr 26 – Apr 28 all-day
Central Oregon Shootout @ Black Butte Ranch & Aspen Lakes | Sisters | Oregon | United States
12:00 am
The Central Oregon Shootout (COSO) began in 2003 and has grown to be “THE” spring event in which to participate in Central Oregon.  COSO treats participants to a round robin, 3 course weekend outing with[...]
Apr 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
6:30 pm
Join Outside In and Saving Grace for a powerful panelist discussion on domestic violence. Hear from inspiring survivors of domestic violence and a wilderness therapy counselor on how nature has helped these women escape domestic abuse[...]
Alice In Wonderland @ Tower Theatre
Apr 26 @ 7:00 pm
Alice In Wonderland @ Tower Theatre | Bend | Oregon | United States
7:00 pm
Three Rivers School’s Drama Department invites you to their spring production of Alice In Wonderland at The Tower Theater.  Bring the entire family to enjoy this Disney classic starring talented student actors and musicians.  Adult[...]
Kids Cooking Class-Mexican Cuisine @ Kindred Creative Kitchen
Apr 27 @ 2:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Kids Cooking Class-Mexican Cuisine @ Kindred Creative Kitchen | Bend | Oregon | United States
2:30 pm
Olé!  Have your child (age 7-17) join Chef Michele Morris in this hands-on class where they will learn to make a variety of Mexican dishes.  Just in time for Cinco De Mayo!  Register online at[...]
4th Friday Arts Stroll @ Downtown Sisters
Apr 27 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
4th Friday Arts Stroll @ Downtown Sisters | Sisters | Oregon | United States
4:00 pm
Enjoy incredible art and the charming town of Sisters at the 4th Friday Arts Stroll each month.  The art walk is sponsored by the Sisters Art Association.  Live music and refreshments.  Sign up for the[...]
Art on the River @ River Run Center
Apr 27 @ 5:00 pm – Apr 28 @ 4:00 pm
Art on the River @ River Run Center | Redmond | Oregon | United States
5:00 pm
ART on the River is celebrating 10 years of featuring the work of local artists at the beautiful River Run Event Center in Eagle Crest, Redmond, Oregon. The 2018 show will be held on April[...]
Apr 27 @ 5:30 pm
Adult Cooking Class-Contemporary Greek Cuisine @ Kindred Creative Kitchen | Bend | Oregon | United States
5:30 pm
Discover the joy of learning to cook Greek Cuisine at Kindred Creative Kitchen.  Contemporary Greek food tastes fabulous.  Join Chef Michele Morris in this hands-on class where you will explore contemporary Greek Cuisine and make[...]
Sunriver Tasting Dinner @ Sunriver Resort
Apr 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Sunriver Tasting Dinner @ Sunriver Resort | Sunriver | Oregon | United States
6:30 pm
Sunriver Resort’s April Tasting Dinner will feature wines from France!  You will enjoy the unique opportunity to learn about the inspiration, history and techniques that were used to craft these wines.  This exclusive event, pairing[...]
Apr 27 @ 7:30 pm
Martha Davis and The Motels @ Tower Theatre | Bend | Oregon | United States
7:30 pm
Martha Davis and The Motels exemplified the sound and look of L.A.’s “new wave” in the 1980’s.  This special show at The Tower Theater celebrates the 36th anniversary of their breakthrough LP, “All Four One”[...]
Fat Bike Rally @ Mt Bachelor
Apr 28 @ 9:00 am
Fat Bike Rally @ Mt Bachelor | Bend | Oregon | United States
9:00 am
Mt Bachelor invites you to the fourth annual Fat Bike Freeride Rally.  You can bring your own bike or demo one for FREE!  Registration and the rally are also FREE.  Milky Way will be the accessible[...]
Saturday Bird Walks @ Sunriver Nature Center
Apr 28 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Saturday Bird Walks @ Sunriver Nature Center | Bend | Oregon | United States
9:00 am
Saturday Bird Walks are held at the Sunriver Nature Center weekly on Saturdays, April through October (dependent on weather).  Join Tom Lawler, expert local birder and nature photographer, to discover the rich bird habitats of Sunriver.[...]