Show

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: events@visitcentraloregon.com

ALL UPCOMING EVENTS

*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.*

Wine on the Deck @ The Suttle Lodge
Aug 3 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Wine on the Deck @ The Suttle Lodge
2:00 pm
Wine on the Deck at The Suttle Lodge is a wonderful way to learn from different Willamette Valley wineries about pairing wines.  Sit, relax and enjoy as each glass is paired with a unique array[...]
Historical Tour @ Deschutes Historical Museum
Aug 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Historical Tour @ Deschutes Historical Museum
10:30 am
Deschutes Historical Museum is hosting live tours called “Early Days of Bend”  Travel back when the river ran wild, Ponderosa Pines were plentiful and Bend the Beautiful was a town in the making. Learn about[...]
Historical Tour “Soul of the City” @ Deschutes Historical Museum
Aug 7 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Historical Tour "Soul of the City" @ Deschutes Historical Museum
2:30 pm
“Soul of the City” tour celebrates Drake Park’s centennial with a guided tour along the iconic Mirror Pond. After a short walk from the Deschutes Historical Museum the tour weaves through the park, exploring the[...]
Wine on the Deck @ The Suttle Lodge
Aug 10 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Wine on the Deck @ The Suttle Lodge
2:00 pm
Wine on the Deck at The Suttle Lodge is a wonderful way to learn from different Willamette Valley wineries about pairing wines.  Sit, relax and enjoy as each glass is paired with a unique array[...]
Fox Walk & Owl Eyes @ Metolius Preserve
Aug 14 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
Fox Walk & Owl Eyes @ Metolius Preserve
9:30 am
Join the Deschutes Land Trust and Susan Prince for a nature walk just for kids! We’ll gather at the protected forests of the Metolius Preserve to share nature stories and learn how to enter into[...]
Architectural History Tour @ Deschutes Historical Museum
Aug 14 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Architectural History Tour @ Deschutes Historical Museum
10:30 am
Deschutes Historical Museum invites you to “Reflection of History:  An Architectural History Tour.”  Stroll through the Drake Park Neighborhood Historic District and take a step back in time, when walking was the thing to do[...]
Historical Tour “Soul of the City” @ Deschutes Historical Museum
Aug 14 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Historical Tour "Soul of the City" @ Deschutes Historical Museum
2:30 pm
“Soul of the City” tour celebrates Drake Park’s centennial with a guided tour along the iconic Mirror Pond. After a short walk from the Deschutes Historical Museum the tour weaves through the park, exploring the[...]
Wine on the Deck @ The Suttle Lodge
Aug 17 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Wine on the Deck @ The Suttle Lodge
2:00 pm
Wine on the Deck at The Suttle Lodge is a wonderful way to learn from different Willamette Valley wineries about pairing wines.  Sit, relax and enjoy as each glass is paired with a unique array[...]
Historical Tour @ Deschutes Historical Museum
Aug 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Historical Tour @ Deschutes Historical Museum
10:30 am
Deschutes Historical Museum is hosting live tours called “Early Days of Bend”  Travel back when the river ran wild, Ponderosa Pines were plentiful and Bend the Beautiful was a town in the making. Learn about[...]
Historical Tour “Soul of the City” @ Deschutes Historical Museum
Aug 21 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Historical Tour "Soul of the City" @ Deschutes Historical Museum
2:30 pm
“Soul of the City” tour celebrates Drake Park’s centennial with a guided tour along the iconic Mirror Pond. After a short walk from the Deschutes Historical Museum the tour weaves through the park, exploring the[...]
Wine on the Deck @ The Suttle Lodge
Aug 24 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Wine on the Deck @ The Suttle Lodge
2:00 pm
Wine on the Deck at The Suttle Lodge is a wonderful way to learn from different Willamette Valley wineries about pairing wines.  Sit, relax and enjoy as each glass is paired with a unique array[...]
Geology Hike @ Aspen Hollow Preserve
Aug 27 @ 9:00 am – 11:30 am
Geology Hike @ Aspen Hollow Preserve
9:00 am
Join the Deschutes Land Trust and Derek Loeb for a geology hike at Aspen Hollow Preserve. We’ll start at the top of the canyon with views of the Three Sisters and learn about the volcanic[...]
Airshow of the Cascades @ Airshow of the Cascades
Aug 27 @ 2:00 pm – Aug 28 @ 5:00 pm
Airshow of the Cascades @ Airshow of the Cascades
2:00 pm
Airshow of the Cascades offers an up close and personal experience that brings out the kid in all of us.  There are SO MANY things to do!  The Golden Knights will be performing this year[...]
Architectural History Tour @ Deschutes Historical Museum
Aug 28 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Architectural History Tour @ Deschutes Historical Museum
10:30 am
Deschutes Historical Museum invites you to “Reflection of History:  An Architectural History Tour.”  Stroll through the Drake Park Neighborhood Historic District and take a step back in time, when walking was the thing to do[...]
Historical Tour “Soul of the City” @ Deschutes Historical Museum
Aug 28 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Historical Tour "Soul of the City" @ Deschutes Historical Museum
2:30 pm
“Soul of the City” tour celebrates Drake Park’s centennial with a guided tour along the iconic Mirror Pond. After a short walk from the Deschutes Historical Museum the tour weaves through the park, exploring the[...]
Wine on the Deck @ The Suttle Lodge
Aug 31 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Wine on the Deck @ The Suttle Lodge
2:00 pm
Wine on the Deck at The Suttle Lodge is a wonderful way to learn from different Willamette Valley wineries about pairing wines.  Sit, relax and enjoy as each glass is paired with a unique array[...]
Plein Air Watercolor Painting @ Indian Ford Meadow
Sep 3 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Plein Air Watercolor Painting @ Indian Ford Meadow
9:00 am
Join the Deschutes Land Trust and Kathleen Riopelle for plein air watercolors at scenic Indian Ford Meadow Preserve. Get your creative juices flowing as you create plein air paintings to celebrate the color, strength, and[...]
People from Our Past @ Bowman Museum
Sep 8 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm
People from Our Past @ Bowman Museum
12:15 pm
Crook County was settled by a range of colorful characters.  From cowboys and gunslingers to madams and ministers, many rugged individuals sought new opportunity on the Central Oregon frontier.  With the relaunch of People from[...]
Sep 8 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Deschutes Land Trust Open House @ Pine Nursery Park
4:00 pm
We hope you’ll join the Deschutes Land Trust at our annual Open House! Celebrate an outstanding year of land conservation and stewardship, meet the Land Trust’s new executive director Rika Ayotte, and thank our incredible[...]
Star Party @ Rimrock Ranch
Sep 10 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Star Party @ Rimrock Ranch
6:30 pm
Join the Deschutes Land Trust and Jim Hammond for an exploration of the night sky at Rimrock Ranch. Jim and friends will set up powerful telescopes and help you identify constellations, planets, and far-away galaxies.[...]
Geology Hike @ Whychus Canyon Preserve
Sep 12 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Geology Hike @ Whychus Canyon Preserve
9:00 am
Join the Deschutes Land Trust and Derek Loeb for a geology hike at Whychus Canyon Preserve. We’ll hike down into the canyon and explore the northern meadows of the Preserve, walking along the recently restored[...]
People from Our Past @ Bowman Museum
Sep 15 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm
People from Our Past @ Bowman Museum
12:15 pm
Crook County was settled by a range of colorful characters.  From cowboys and gunslingers to madams and ministers, many rugged individuals sought new opportunity on the Central Oregon frontier.  With the relaunch of People from[...]
Kids Falling For Nature @ Metolius Preserve
Sep 18 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Kids Falling For Nature @ Metolius Preserve
1:00 pm
Bring the kids and join the Deschutes Land Trust and Mary Yanalcanlin of East Cascades Audubon Society for a fall nature exploration! Explore the pine forests of the Metolius Preserve and search for woodpeckers and[...]
Full Moon Hike @ Wychus Canyon Preserve
Sep 20 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Full Moon Hike @ Wychus Canyon Preserve
6:30 pm
Join Deschutes Land Trust and Carol Moorehead on a full moon exploration at Whychus Canyon Preserve. The Native Americans had names for each of the full moons–September is the Corn Moon because it is when[...]
People from Our Past @ Bowman Museum
Sep 22 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm
People from Our Past @ Bowman Museum
12:15 pm
Crook County was settled by a range of colorful characters.  From cowboys and gunslingers to madams and ministers, many rugged individuals sought new opportunity on the Central Oregon frontier.  With the relaunch of People from[...]
Oregon Whiskey Festival @ Oregon Spirit Distillers
Sep 24 @ 4:00 pm – Sep 25 @ 8:00 pm
Oregon Whiskey Festival @ Oregon Spirit Distillers
4:00 pm
The Oregon Whiskey Festival is a celebration of the exceptional whiskey being produced in Oregon and the recognition of distillers who are committed to the art and craft of distilling. You will taste whiskey that[...]
BendFilm Festival @ Bend Venues
Oct 7 – Oct 17 all-day
BendFilm Festival @ Bend Venues
12:00 am
BendFilm Festival returns in October!!  “BendFilm celebrates independent films and the risky, passionate, tough and talented people who make them”.  This event has showcased many of the best and most varied independent films in the[...]
Santiam Wagon Road Walk @ Wychus Canyon Preserve
Oct 7 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Santiam Wagon Road Walk @ Wychus Canyon Preserve
9:00 am
Join the Deschutes Land Trust and Carol Wall to explore the 150-year old Santiam Wagon Road at Whychus Canyon Preserve. Hike back in time and imagine traveling west in a wagon train to transport wool[...]
Star Party @ Rimrock Ranch
Oct 8 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Star Party @ Rimrock Ranch
6:00 pm
Join the Deschutes Land Trust and Jim Hammond for an exploration of the night sky at Rimrock Ranch. Jim and friends will set up powerful telescopes and help you identify constellations, planets, and far-away galaxies.[...]
Kids Fairy Houses @ Metolius Preserve
Oct 9 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Kids Fairy Houses @ Metolius Preserve
1:00 pm
Let your little one’s imagination run wild! Join the Deschutes Land Trust and Martha Lussenhop at the Metolius Preserve to build your own fairy house. Use materials found in the forest, create your own small[...]
Visit Central Oregon

Central Oregon Visitors Association Destination Brand Research Survey of Owned Audiences

Holler Box