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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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Winter Craft Fair @ Virtual
Mon Nov 1 — Fri Dec 31
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Make your upcoming gift buying easy. Don't worry about crowded stores and short supplies. The Sunriver Women's Club (SRWC) Virtual Winter Craft Fair will be open from November 1 - December 31, 202. Yo…
Holiday Light Experience
Fri Dec 3 @ 12:00am — Fri Dec 31 @ 6:00pm
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Don't miss this new 1st time Holiday Light Experience at the Expo Center. Take an exciting walk-thru 100,000 sq ft with more than 3 MILLION dazzling lights! You will pass through different light dis…
Holiday Light Show @ Sunriver Resort
Fri Dec 3 @ 5:30pm — Sun Jan 2 @ 8:00pm
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Family-friendly
Grab a warm beverage to-go and make your way to Sunriver Resort's backyard. 3 times per night there will be a Holiday Light Show. Watch thousands of outdoor lights dance to the beat of your favorite…
Silver Sage Trading Sale
Fri Nov 26 — Thu Dec 9
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Arts and Culture
Attention Museum members! Ideal gifts await, and during this time members receive 15% off! Those coming to exclusively shop at Silver Sage Trading may enter for free. Check in Admissions.
Bootah's Claus Festival 2021
Sat Nov 27 — Sun Dec 12
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Prineville Event
SunLife Farm and Ranch announces that it will host the very first official Bootah’s Pacific North Pole Claus Festival, a Central Oregon winter festival celebrating farming and the Christmas holidays, …
Christmas in the Pines @ Downtown Prineville
Fri Dec 3 @ 5:30pm
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Christmas in the Pines is Prineville's beautiful drive thru light display. This will be open every Fri., Sat & Sunday from 11/27 thru New Years Day. 5:30-9pm
Miracle on 34th Street-the play @ Cascades Theatrical Company
Fri Dec 3 @ 2:00am
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Miracle on 34th Street is one of the most beloved holiday stories ever.. Enjoy this heartwarming play at Cascades Theatrical Company from Dec. 3rd thru Dec. 19th. Check out the performance schedul…
Assistance League of Bend Holiday Decor Sale @ Assistance League of Bend
Fri Dec 3 @ 9:00am
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You're invited to a holiday decor sale that includes new and gently used decorated trees, ribbon, ornaments, Santas, reindeer and more, Friday, December 3, 2021, 9:00am to 4:00pm. Proceeds benefit chi…
COCC's 18th Annual Holiday Art Show @ COCC Campus Center
Fri Dec 3 @ 10:00am
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Holiday Bazaar
Peruse a vast selection of handcrafted items and fanciful art created by COCC students and faculty, Friday, December 3, 2021 from 10:00am to 5:00pm at the COCC Coats Campus Center-Wille Hall.
SantaLand & Celebrity Santa @ Old Mill District
Fri Dec 3 @ 11:00am
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Kid-Friendly Event
Holiday
Gather your little turtle doves, grab some warm drinks and come down to SantaLand, a special place where families can drop off letters to Santa, mingle with the elves, sing carols and get their pictur…
Carolers in the Old Mill District
Fri Dec 3 @ 3:00pm
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Carolers of all ages will serenade the Old Mill District with holiday favorites, Friday, December 3, 2021 from 3:00pm to 4:30pm.
Carolers in the Old Mill District @ Old Mill District
Fri Dec 3 @ 3:00pm
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Holiday
Carolers of all ages will serenade the Old Mill District with holiday favorites on Friday, December 3, 2021 from 3:00pm to 4:30pm.
First Friday @ Downtown Redmond
Fri Dec 3 @ 4:00pm
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Art Walk
Join us for Redmond's own First Friday! There will be art on display, musicians, and makers showing off their creations. Downtown Core of Redmond on 5th, 6th & 7th Streets
Bend Community Tree Lighting & Holiday Art Walk @ Drake Park
Fri Dec 3 @ 4:30pm
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Kick off the holidays with Bend's community tree lighting at the top of Drake Park. The party starts at 4:30 with the official countdown to lighting at 5:28. Stick around as The Commons Cafe & Taproo…
First Friday Art Walk
Fri Dec 3 @ 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.
Winter Season Opening!! @ Mt Bachelor
Fri Dec 3 — Sun Dec 5
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It will be a party on the mountain the weekend of Dec 3rd-5th. Come celebrate the opening of Bend's favorite winter place to be - Mt Bachelor. Tons of fun and events throughout the weekend from firs…
National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation @ Tower Theatre
Fri Dec 3 @ 7:00pm
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Live At The Tower!In collaboration with KSJJ/102.9 FM. Enjoy 4 holiday movies during December at The Tower. Help Support Ronald McDonald House Charities! Buy raffle tickets sold through Bend Radio …
The Nutcracker @ Bend High School Auditorium
Fri Dec 3 @ 7:00pm
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Arts and Culture Event
Get into the spirit of the holidays with The Nutcracker! Bring your family and be whisked away with Clara to the Kingdom of Snow and the Land of Sweets. You'll be sure to leave the theater with vision…
Holiday Village Market @ Centennial Park Redmond
Sat Dec 4 @ 11:00am — Sun Dec 5 @ 5:00pm
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Redmond's European Style Outdoor Market is guaranteed to get you in the holiday spirit. You will be swept away in a truly festive holiday environment that features 10 European Style kiosks and numero…
Bend Christmas Parade @ Downtown Bend
Sat Dec 4 @ 12:00am
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Bend's most beloved event is back! Celebrate the Christmas season together in this 30 year community tradition. This year's theme is "Christmas: Better Together". Rock out with the featured entrant…
Assistance League of Bend Holiday Decor Sale @ Assistance League of Bend
Sat Dec 4 @ 9:00am
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You're invited to a holiday decor sale that includes new and gently used decorated trees, ribbon, ornaments, Santas, reindeer and more, Friday, December 4, 2021, 9:00am to 1:00pm. Proceeds benefit chi…
Metropolitan Opera Live Stream @ Regal Old Mill Cinema
Sat Dec 4 @ 9:45am
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Arts and Culture Event
Rising American composer Matthew Aucoin brings a captivating new take on the ancient Greek myth of Orpheus - who attempts to haness the power of music to rescue his beloved from the underworld - to th…
Powell Butte Art and Craft Show @ Powell Butte Community Center
Sat Dec 4 @ 10:00am
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Annual holiday show featuring local artisans with unique handmade gifts including: watercolor paintings, silk painting fiber arts, hand spun yarns and knit and felted items, fused glass, woodworking, …
Ugly Sweater Fun Run @ Circle of Friends
Sat Dec 4 @ 10:00am
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FREE 5k fun run, walk plus ugly sweater contest around the fire pits. Event takes place in Sisters at Circle of Friends on Elm Street. Donation suggested $25
Miracle on 34th Street-the play @ Cascades Theatrical Company
Sat Dec 4 @ 2:00am
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Miracle on 34th Street is one of the most beloved holiday stories ever.. Enjoy this heartwarming play at Cascades Theatrical Company from Dec. 3rd thru Dec. 19th. Check out the performance schedul…
Holiday Sip & Shop @ Wild Ride Brewing
Sat Dec 4 @ 11:00am
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Holiday Bazaar
Arts and Culture
Wild Ride Brewing invites you to their annual Holiday Sip & Shop features a variety of local vendors. Sip on a local craft beer, cider, or wine while shopping for everyone on your gift list! This even…
SantaLand & Celebrity Santa @ Old Mill District
Sat Dec 4 @ 11:00am
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Kid-Friendly Event
Holiday
Gather your little turtle doves, grab some warm drinks and come down to SantaLand, a special place where families can drop off letters to Santa, mingle with the elves, sing carols and get their pictur…
Know Celebrate @ Deschutes Public Library
Sat Dec 4 @ 2:30pm
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Musical Event
Enjoy the harmonies of the Holidays at an outdoor caroling event.The Sisters Jazz Choir is an elite choir of 16 high school students auditioned out of the Sisters School District Choral Program. The d…
The Nutcracker @ Bend High School Auditorium
Sat Dec 4 @ 3:00pm
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Arts and Culture Event
Get into the spirit of the holidays with The Nutcracker! Bring your family and be whisked away with Clara to the Kingdom of Snow and the Land of Sweets. You'll be sure to leave the theater with vision…
Live at the Vineyard: Opal Springs Band @ Faith Hope & Charity Vineyard
Sat Dec 4 @ 5:00pm
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Great music at Faith, Hope and Charity Vineyards. The Opal Springs band plays an eclectic blend of folk, blues, and country music. Their songs tell tales of daily living, love, loss, and the high dese…

*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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