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

Wed, December 7
A Gift To Remember @ Cascades Theatrical Company
Wed Dec 7, 2022 @ 7:30pm — Sun Dec 18, 2022 @ 4:00pm
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Performing Arts
Get your Holiday on with Cascade Theatrical's "A Gift To Remember". Based on the book Can This Be Christmas by Debbie Macomber. Adapted by Joseph Robinette. This play runs from Nov 25th thru Dec 1…
Christmas in the Pines @ Crook County Fairgrounds
Wed Dec 7, 2022 @ 5:30pm — Sat Dec 31, 2022 @ 9:00pm
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Christmas Event
Christmas in the Pines has become a Prineville tradition. It is a beautiful drive thru Christmas light display. We offer an electrifying event full of family fun and enrichment every Fri. Sat & Sun …
The Uncharted Project Holiday Performance @ Deschutes Public Library
Tue Dec 6, 2022 @ 3:00pm
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Live Music
As niece and uncle, Cassia Dawn and John Fortune will be performing at the Downtown Bend Deschutes Public Library, Tuesday, December 6, 2022 at 3:00pm. They are a blend of heart and soul. You'll hear …
Holiday Light Show @ Sunriver Resort Backyard Cafe & Bar
Tue Dec 6, 2022 @ 5:30pm
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Holiday Event
Experience the magic of Sunriver Resort transformed into a holiday wonderland with our spectacular light show set to festive music. Grab a warm beverage and join us for our Holiday Light Show, happeni…
Know Joy-Wreath-Making Craft @ East Bend Library
Tue Dec 6, 2022 @ 5:30pm
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Holiday Event
Learn to hand-tie beautiful holiday greenery wreaths, Tuesday, December 6, 2022, 5:30pm to 6:30pm at the East Bend Public Library.
Trivia Night @ McMenamins
Tue Dec 6, 2022 @ 6:00pm
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Trivia
Test your knowledge on such categories as sports, history, science, geography, pop culture, and more for a chance to win prizes, at McMenamins Old St. Francis School, Father Luke's Room, Tuesday, Dece…
Head Games Trivia Night @ Deschutes Bend Public House
Wed Dec 7, 2022 @ 6:30am
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Trivia
Live multi-media trivia every Wednesday night @ Deschutes Brewery Bend Public House. Free to play. Win prizes. Teams up to 6 players. Please arrive early for best seats.
Roving Carolers @ Old Mill District
Wed Dec 7, 2022 @ 3:00pm
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Christmas Event
Carolers of all ages will serenade the Old Mill District with holiday favorites through the month of December, 3:00pm to 4:00pm.
Tetherow's Annual Winter Bazaar @ Tetherow
Wed Dec 7, 2022 @ 4:00pm
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Holiday Bazaar Event
Artisan Market
Tetherow is proud to host 20+ local makers and artisan vendors! Enjoy snacks while you kick off the holiday season. Shop local, support your neighbors, and never worry about shipping issues. This even…
Meet the Winemaker with CHO Winers @ Viaggio Wine Merchant
Wed Dec 7, 2022 @ 4:00pm
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Wine Tasting
Our first December wine maker tasting is not to be missed!CHO Wines has taken the Oregon wine industry by storm. They were nominated in USA Today's Readers Choice 10 Best New Winery Category in 2022. …
Know Joy - Sparkling Wine and Food Pairing @ Arome Wine Bar
Wed Dec 7, 2022 @ 5:00pm
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Wine & Culinary Event
Join us at Arome, Wednesday, December 7, 2022, 5:00pm to 7:00pm for an evening of exploring three different sparkling wines with simple food pairings. Free.
Holiday Light Show @ Sunriver Resort Backyard Cafe & Bar
Wed Dec 7, 2022 @ 5:30pm
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Holiday Event
Experience the magic of Sunriver Resort transformed into a holiday wonderland with our spectacular light show set to festive music. Grab a warm beverage and join us for our Holiday Light Show, happeni…
The Reverb Brothers @ McMenamins
Wed Dec 7, 2022 @ 6:00pm
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Live Music
Don't miss the Reverb Brothers playing in Fr. Luke's room. This band offers a unique take on Americana music with original songs and obscure gems. They deliver a high energy show that gets people up…
A Christmas Story @ Tower Theatre
Wed Dec 7, 2022 @ 7:00pm
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Holiday
One of the most beloved Christmas movies of all time...A Christmas Story will be playing for one night only at The Tower.
Live Music Night by Local Artists @ General Duffy's Waterhole
Wed Dec 7, 2022 @ 7:00pm
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Musical Event
Stop by for live music by local artist every Wednesday night at General Duffy's Waterhole, 7:00pm to 10:00pm. Free.
Winter In-Depth Observatory Programs @ Sunriver Nature Center & Observatory
Wed Dec 7, 2022 @ 7:00pm
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Astronomy
Tickets are now available for purchase for our winter nights at the Observatory. Beginning in November and running through February, our in-depth experiences are 90 minutes, and include a presentation…
Shook Twins with Handmade Moments @ The Belfry
Wed Dec 7, 2022 @ 7:00pm
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Live Music
Enjoy the beautiful harmonies and dreamy folk melodies of The Shook Twins. You'll be lifted by their upbeat, honest and fun stage presence. They have graced such legendary stages as Redrock Amphithe…
Roving Carolers @ Old Mill District
Thu Dec 8, 2022 @ 3:00pm
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Christmas Event
Carolers of all ages will serenade the Old Mill District with holiday favorites through the month of December, 3:00pm to 4:00pm.
Holiday Light Show @ Sunriver Resort Backyard Cafe & Bar
Thu Dec 8, 2022 @ 5:30pm
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Holiday Event
Experience the magic of Sunriver Resort transformed into a holiday wonderland with our spectacular light show set to festive music. Grab a warm beverage and join us for our Holiday Light Show, happeni…
Wreath Making at Faith Hope & Charity Vineyards @ Faith, Hope & Charity Vineyards
Thu Dec 8, 2022 @ 6:00pm
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Christmas Event
Come join us for a fun afternoon building your own holiday wreath in the cozy tasting room at Faith Hope & Charity Vineyards! Michelle from the Posie Shoppe will guide you through making a natural gre…
John Craigie: Keep It Warm 2022 Tour @ Tower Theatre
Thu Dec 8, 2022 @ 8:00pm
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Live Music
John Craigie has sold out shows consistently coast to coast and has garnered acclaim from Rolling Stone, Glide Magazine and many more. Special guest, Goodnight Texas, will be joining him. $1 from ea…
Winter Nights-Sugar Cookie Shindig @ High Desert Museum
Thu Dec 8, 2022 @ 4:00pm
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The museum will stay open after hours on this special night from 4pm to 7:30pm. There will be High Desert themed story time, snowflake making, sugar cookie decorating, free gift wrapping and discount…
SantaLand in the Old Mill District @ Old Mill District
Fri Dec 9, 2022 @ 11:00am
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Christmas Event
Santa is setting up shop in the Old Mill District starting November 25. He'll be there Friday through Sunday starting Thanksgiving weekend through December: November 25-27, December 2-4, December 16-1…
Tommy Emmanuel, CGP @ Tower Theatre
Fri Dec 9, 2022 @ 8:00pm
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Live Music
Tommy Emmanuel is considered one of the planet's greatest guitarists. Don't miss him as he stops in Bend one night only at The Tower.
Roving Carolers @ Old Mill District
Fri Dec 9, 2022 @ 3:00pm
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Christmas Event
Carolers of all ages will serenade the Old Mill District with holiday favorites through the month of December, 3:00pm to 4:00pm.
Holiday Lights Paddle Parade @ Old Mill District
Fri Dec 9, 2022 @ 4:00pm
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Holiday
The Holiday Lights Paddle Parade, hosted by Tumalo Creek Kayak & Canoe returns Friday, December 9, 2022. Every winter, Central Oregon's most dedicated and festive paddling enthusiasts dress up their c…
Grimes Family Collection @ Crook County Fairgrounds
Fri Dec 9, 2022 @ 5:00pm
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Christmas Event
The Grimes Family Christmas Scene has been a tradition in Prineville for over 80 years. This is an amazing collection of miniature houses, buildings and characters collected by Bethene Callison Grime…
Holiday Light Show @ Sunriver Resort Backyard Cafe & Bar
Fri Dec 9, 2022 @ 5:30pm
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Holiday Event
Experience the magic of Sunriver Resort transformed into a holiday wonderland with our spectacular light show set to festive music. Grab a warm beverage and join us for our Holiday Light Show, happeni…
Legally Blonde JR @ Summit High Auditorium
Fri Dec 9, 2022 @ 7:00pm
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Performing Arts
Our incredibly talented cast and crew are thrilled to bring you the tale of Elle Woods and her pup Bruiser! In her comical quest to prove herself a serious person, Ms. Woods leads us to Harvard Law Sc…
La Pine Christmas Bazaar @ LaPine Community Center
Fri Dec 9, 2022 @ 12:00pm
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Christmas Event
Join us at the La Pine Community Center on Friday, December 9, 2022, from 12:00pm to 7:00pm and Saturday, December 10, 2022, 11:00am to 8:00pm for the biggest Christmas Bazaar in South County! There w…

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