Calendar of Events

What's happening in and around Central Oregon

Central Oregon Calendar of Events

Bend, Sunriver, Redmond, Sisters, La Pine, Warm Springs, Prineville and Maupin

Our calendar page provides visitors with a comprehensive list of events taking place all over Central Oregon. The region includes Bend, Sunriver, Sisters, Redmond, La Pine, Prineville, Madras, Maupin 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 ShowPacific Crest Weekend Sports Festival or Airshow of the Cascades, 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 or festivals, visit our calendar of events often for the most up to date info in Central Oregon!   To submit a tourist related event, send to:


*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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Jefferson County Fair & Rodeo
Jefferson County Fair & Rodeo
Jul 23 all-day
Jefferson County Fair & Rodeo @ Jefferson County Fairgrounds
Hold onto your hat!  Jefferson County Fair includes a rodeo, live music, food vendors, 4-H and FFA exhibits AND an all-new carnival provider with fantastic rides. Presale tickets are availaable NOW at Erickson’s Thriftway. Presale[...]
Balloons Over Bend is Back!!
Balloons Over Bend is Back!!
Jul 23 all-day
Balloons Over Bend is Back!! @ High Desert Middle School
One very special weekend every summer, the morning skies above Bend come alive with the entrancing rainbow colors of hot air balloons. Don’t miss this magical display.  Balloon launches are each day at dawn; watch[...]
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12:00 am Sunset Dinners
Sunset Dinners
Jul 23 @ 12:00 am – Jul 24 @ 12:00 am
Sunset Dinners @ Mt Bachelor
Retreat to Mt. Bachelor Thursday through Sunday evenings for a dining experience that transcends the ordinary. After a short but scenic chairlift ascent you’ll arrive at the Pine Marten Lodge where you’ll be treated to[...]
12:00 am Revenge and Sorrow in Thebes
Revenge and Sorrow in Thebes
Jul 23 @ 12:00 am – Jul 24 @ 12:00 am
Revenge and Sorrow in Thebes @ Cascades Theatrical Company
Cascade Theatrical Company invites you to “Revenge and Sorrow in Thebes” by award winning local playwright, Persephone Vandegrift.  This play is a down-to-earth adaptation of the Greek classic, The Bacchae of Euripides.  There will be[...]
10:00 am 4th Friday Artwalks
4th Friday Artwalks
Jul 23 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
4th Friday Artwalks @ Downtown Sisters
Visit 16 Art Galleries in Sisters Featuring: A great time, beautiful art, good company, refreshments, music, demonstrations, plus additional sponsoring restaurants and food venues for during and following the walk. Visit with actual artists and[...]
2:00 pm Madras Farm-to-Table
Madras Farm-to-Table
Jul 23 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Madras Farm-to-Table @ Madras City Hall
The Madras Farm-to-Table Market is a new opportunity for Jefferson County farmers and ranchers to sell their products directly to consumers with the City providing a high-visibility location, free vending spots and marketing assistance. This[...]
4:00 pm Balloon Blast Kids Race
Balloon Blast Kids Race
Jul 23 @ 4:00 pm
Balloon Blast Kids Race @ COCC
Lay It Out Events is excited to present the Balloon Blast Kids Race on Friday, July 23, 2021!   The Balloon Blast is an obstacle course race for kids ages 3-10 with seven to eight fun and exciting[...]
5:00 pm Balloons Over Bend Night Glow
Balloons Over Bend Night Glow
Jul 23 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Balloons Over Bend Night Glow @ COCC
As the sun sets over Central Oregon, the magic of Night Glow begins.  Balloons are setup and inflated for all to see. It’s an opportunity to be up close and personal to these balloons, and[...]
5:30 pm Gala de Oro
Gala de Oro
Jul 23 @ 5:30 pm
Gala de Oro @ Seventh Mountain Resort
The Latino Community Association invites YOU – friends, neighbors, community partners and anyone who wants to learn more about our organization to Gala de Oro.   Enjoy an unforgettable evening among friends and supporters.  This will[...]
6:00 pm Live at the Vineyard: Olivia Knox
Live at the Vineyard: Olivia Knox
Jul 23 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Live at the Vineyard: Olivia Knox @ Faith, Hope & Charity Vineyards
Join us at Faith, Hope & Charity Vineyards on Friday, July 23, 2021 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm for live music featuring Olivia Knox. Olivia Knox is an indie singer/songwriter whose lyrics are full of empowerment.
6:00 pm Salmon Moon Meditation
Salmon Moon Meditation
Jul 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Salmon Moon Meditation @ Blissful Heart Wellness Center
Are you ready to be more in the FLOW with the Universe?  What would change if you surrendered to LOVE and let go of fear? Join us for our free full moon meditation on Friday,[...]
7:00 pm Company Grand
Company Grand
Jul 23 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Company Grand @ High Desert Music Hall
Company Grand is a 9-piece exhilarating band that was founded during the Summer of 2014.  They perform a range of Rock & Roll, Blues, Funk, and Rhythm & Blues originals – along with a wide[...]
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