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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!   To submit an event, use the green Post Event button below or send to: events@visitcentraloregon.com

ALL UPCOMING EVENTS

Jun 4 @ 9:00 am – Aug 30 @ 1:00 pm
Half Day Kayaking, Paddleboarding or Canoeing Tour @ Tumalo Creek Kayak & Canoe
9:00 am
The Half Day Deschutes River Tour is available every Tuesday and Friday during the summer from 9am to 1pm.  Imagine floating on a kayak or canoe through a completely undeveloped, pristine and aqua-blue section of[...]
Sunset Dinners @ Mt Bachelor
Jun 22 @ 5:00 pm – Sep 7 @ 8:15 pm
Sunset Dinners @ Mt Bachelor
5:00 pm
Sunset Dinners at Mt. Bachelor are Central Oregon’s most unique dining experience. Step out onto the deck while the sun still lingers over the scenic Cascade Range. Experience fixed-price dinner with family-style appetizer & salad[...]
SUP Sundowner @ Tumalo Creek Kayak & Canoe
Jul 1 @ 6:00 pm – Aug 26 @ 8:00 pm
SUP Sundowner @ Tumalo Creek Kayak & Canoe
6:00 pm
Tumalo Creek Sundowner Standup Paddleboard Evening is a fun opportunity to get on the water for folks that have previous paddleboard experience. For only $25 you will be provided a paddleboard, PFD and paddle for 90[...]
Glow Ball Golf @ Sunriver Resort Meadows Putting Course
Jul 17 @ 9:00 pm – Oct 2 @ 10:30 pm
Glow Ball Golf @ Sunriver Resort Meadows Putting Course | Sunriver | Oregon | United States
9:00 pm
Grab a putter after dark and keep the party “glowing’ with one of Sunriver Resort’s most popular programs.  Wed. Fri. Sat. Using glowing golf balls, try your luck as you putt away on the 9-hole[...]
Raptors of the Desert Sky @ High Desert Museum
Jul 18 @ 11:30 am – Oct 26 @ 12:30 pm
Raptors of the Desert Sky @ High Desert Museum | Bend | Oregon | United States
11:30 am
The High Desert Museum invites you to “Raptors of the Desert Sky”.  Raptors take flight overhead in this intimate demonstration.  Experience these powerful predators up close as wildlife specialists showcase the birds’ agility and grace.[...]
Aug 16 @ 7:30 pm – Aug 25 @ 2:00 pm
Disney's NEWSIES! The Musical @ Tower Theatre
7:30 pm
Disney’s NEWSIES The Broadway Musical will be playing at The Tower Theater the weekends of 8/16 thru 8/25.  This Tony-winning Broadway hit inspires everyone to fight for what’s right and seize the day.  Based on the[...]
Space Rovers @ Oregon Observatory
Aug 21 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Space Rovers @ Oregon Observatory
10:30 am
Do you have what it takes to navigate a space rover?  Come to the Oregon Observatory and test your skills on Earth by navigating an obstacle course with a remote-controlled rock crawler and learn how[...]
Aug 21 @ 2:00 pm – Aug 22 @ 8:30 pm
Disney's Alice in Wonderland @ Tower Theatre
2:00 pm
Travel down the rabbit hole and join Alice, one of literature’s most beloved heroines, in her madcap adventures.  Alice in Wonderland Jr. features updated songs from Disney’s thrilling animated motion picture.  Lewis Carroll’s famous heroine[...]
Family Fun Float @ Sunriver Resort Marina
Aug 21 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Family Fun Float @ Sunriver Resort Marina
5:30 pm
Sunriver Resort invites you to treat the family to a Family Fun Float.   Guides will lead you two leisurely miles down the beautiful Deschutes River in a 6-person raft.  You can enjoy a stunning[...]
Kids Night Out @ Sunriver Resort Outpost
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Kids Night Out @ Sunriver Resort Outpost | Sunriver | Oregon | United States
6:00 pm
Treat mom and dad to a night out while the kids have a ball at The Outpost.  Kids Night Out is three hours of fun-filled games galore and so much more! Whether kids choose arts[...]
Music On The Green @ Sam Johnson Park
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Music On The Green @ Sam Johnson Park
6:00 pm
Music on the Green is Redmond’s version of a GREAT community block party.  On Aug 21st, the Beatles cover band, JuJu Eyeball will be playing.  Take a trip down memory lane with this phenomenal band.[...]
Battlefield Laser Tag @ Sunriver Resort Meadows Driving Range
Aug 21 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Battlefield Laser Tag @ Sunriver Resort Meadows Driving Range
6:30 pm
Test your agility and skills at the coolest laser tag setup around.  Battle other teams or play a free-for-all game-style match.  You can become the ultimate victor by deploying the best tactics!  The Battlefield is[...]
Big Daddy’s Variety Show @ Village Bar & Grill Stage
Aug 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Big Daddy's Variety Show @ Village Bar & Grill Stage | Sunriver | Oregon | United States
6:30 pm
Big Daddy’s Variety Show is a MUST for family fun.  Big Daddy is considered the best interactive DJ around.   Bring the family to this FREE family night that includes family game shows, dance parties, karaoke,[...]
Aug 21 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Teen Night Pool Party @ SHARC
8:00 pm
The SHARC will host Teen Night Pool Parties during Summer on Wednesday nights.  This teens-only event starts with an ice cream/rootbeer float social followed by water basketball/volleyball games, contests, and use of the hot tub and[...]
Rocket Science @ Oregon Observatory
Aug 22 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Rocket Science @ Oregon Observatory
10:30 am
Calling all rocketeers!  Come to the Oregon Observatory on Thursdays throughout the summer and learn more about the principles of rocketry.  You’ll also explore the history of rockets and the future of space exploration.  Then,[...]
Redmond City Hall Open House @ Redmond City Hall
Aug 22 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Redmond City Hall Open House @ Redmond City Hall
4:00 pm
Redmond City Hall invites residents to attend an open house as part of the Redmond 2040 citywide community engagement effort. Community members will have the opportunity to engage with city employees and provide input towards[...]
‘Dancing in the Garden’ Beer & Wine Gardens @ C.E. Lovejoy's Brookswood Market
Aug 22 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
'Dancing in the Garden' Beer & Wine Gardens @ C.E. Lovejoy's Brookswood Market
5:00 pm
Join C.E. Lovejoy’s for summer Dancing in the Garden Beer & Wine Gardens on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays of June, July and August, 2019!!  From 5-7pm, enjoy free live music, food by Bruneau’s South[...]
Music In The Pines @ Frontier Heritage Park
Aug 22 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Music In The Pines @ Frontier Heritage Park
5:00 pm
Mid Oregon Credit Union invites you to “Music in the Pines” summer concert series in La Pine.  This is a great opportunity to come together with the community and enjoy some fantastic music, great food[...]
Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
6:00 pm
Part of the Bend Brewing Company Backyard Movie Series… MOTHERLOAD is a crowdsourced documentary in which the cargo bicycle becomes a vehicle for exploring motherhood in this digital age of climate change. The film explores[...]
KC Flynn @ Sunriver Resort
Aug 22 @ 6:30 pm
KC Flynn @ Sunriver Resort
6:30 pm
Bring the family, pull up a blanket and enjoy live music at The Backyard at Sunriver Resort!  A different live band will be featured each concert day. Delicious food and local brews, wine and cocktails[...]
Classical Concert IV @ Sunriver Music Festival
Aug 22 @ 7:30 pm
Classical Concert IV @ Sunriver Music Festival
7:30 pm
Sunriver Music Festival’s Classic Concert IV features, pianist Eric Zuber.  ERIC ZUBER has been a recipient of major prizes from the world’s most prestigious international piano competitions and has performed with many of the major[...]
Airshow of The Cascades @ Madras Airport
Aug 23 – Aug 24 all-day
Airshow of The Cascades @ Madras Airport
12:00 am
“At the Airshow of the Cascades we offer patrons an up close and personal experience that brings out the kid in all of us.  Our partnership with the Erickson Aircraft Collection allows Airshow visitors FREE entry to their[...]
Aug 23 – Aug 25 all-day
Drag Boat Races at Haystack Reservoir @ Haystack Reservoir | Culver | Oregon | United States
12:00 am
Columbia Drag Boat Association brings the exciting sport of drag boat racing to Haystack Reservoir the weekend of August 23-25.  Bring your beach chair and enjoy the thrill of high speed boats on a beautiful[...]
Fur Ball @ Humane Society of Central Oregon
Aug 23 all-day
Fur Ball @ Humane Society of Central Oregon
12:00 am
When:   Friday August 23, 2019 Where: Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 61980 Skyline Ranch Rd, Bend Why:     Fundraiser for Humane Society of Central Oregon The Fur Ball has been voted “Best Local Fundraiser” in[...]
Aug 23 – Aug 25 all-day
Lower Deschutes Whitewater Camp @ Tumalo Creek
12:00 am
Tumalo Creek Kayak & Canoe has the ultimate opportunity for you to become a developed whitewater kayaker.  The Lower Deschutes Whitewater Camp is a multi-day adventure on the Lower Deschutes.  This camp is for the[...]
Aug 23 – Aug 25 all-day
Mt Bachelor Kennel Club AKC Obedience & Rally Trials @ Deschutes County Expo Center | Redmond | Oregon | United States
12:00 am
Mt. Bachelor Kennel Club invites you to the End of Summer AKC Obedience & Rally Trials at the Deschutes County Expo Center (Indoors!!)  Complete Trials will happen each day.  Over 10 classes will be offered. [...]
Aug 23 – Aug 25 all-day
Pine Hollow 6th Annual Poker Run @ Pine Hollow
12:00 am
Pine Hollow Lakeside Resort invites you to come and enjoy the 6th annual motorcycle Poker Run. This is a day of riding, dinner and prizes.  All finishing up with live music. For more details, check[...]
Volcanic Bike & Brew @ Mt Bachelor West Village
Aug 23 – Aug 24 all-day
Volcanic Bike & Brew @ Mt Bachelor West Village | Bend | Oregon | United States
12:00 am
Back for the fifth straight summer, we present the Volcanic Bike & Brew Festival at Mt. Bachelor! New this year, the 2019 Full Tilt RACE & REPEAT Gravity Stage Racing Series is taking place, sponsored by LOGE, which is the Northwest’s[...]
Aug 23 @ 9:00 am – Aug 24 @ 3:00 pm
La Pine Coop and Garden Tour @ 20 Locations
9:00 am
La Pine’s 9th Annual Coop and Garden Tour invites you to see La Pine’s Best Chicken Coops, Gardens and Ponds.  Come see how intrepid gardeners are growing stuff in our High Desert climate and dirt.[...]
Art In The High Desert @ Old Mill District
Aug 23 @ 10:00 am – Aug 25 @ 4:00 pm
Art In The High Desert @ Old Mill District
10:00 am
Art In the High Desert is Central Oregon’s Premier Juried Fine Art & Craft Show and Sale.  Over 120 acclaimed artists selected from across North America will be on the banks of the Deshcutes River[...]