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.*

Sep 18 @ 10:00 am – Sep 19 @ 5:00 pm
Sisters Fall Street Festival @ Downtown Sisters
10:00 am
The ever-popular Sisters Fall Festival is back for the 14th year.  This successful annual event features a variety of arts, crafts, antiques, food, beer-wine garden plus live entertainment and a special fundraiser benefiting Artists and[...]
4th Friday Artwalks @Downtown Sisters
Sep 24 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
4th Friday Artwalks @ Downtown Sisters
10:00 am
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[...]
Sep 25 @ 10:00 am – Sep 26 @ 4:00 pm
2021 Sisters Artist Studio Tour @ Downtown Sisters
10:00 am
Sisters Arts Association invites you the 2021 Sisters Artist Studio Tour celebrating the Arts in Sisters.  This year features thirty-five artists at twenty-five studios.  Meet the artists, explore their studios, learn about their work.  Participating[...]
Ripples @The Riverhouse
Sep 25 @ 5:30 pm
Ripples @ The Riverhouse
5:30 pm
Enjoy an evening of fine wines, live music, craft beer, festive auction and seated dinner at the beautiful Riverhouse on the Deschutes. Deschutes Children’s Foundation welcomes our generous community for an evening of laughter and[...]
First Friday Art Walk @The Old Mill District
Oct 1 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
First Friday Art Walk @ The Old Mill District
3:00 pm
Kick off First Friday festivities in Bend this Friday, August 6, with the First Friday Art Walk in the Old Mill District. Tumalo Art Co., Lubbesmeyer Art Studio & Gallery, Confluence Fly Shop, Kara’s Kitchenware,[...]
Bend Fall Festival @Downtown Bend
Oct 1 @ 5:00 pm – Oct 3 @ 5:00 pm
Bend Fall Festival @ Downtown Bend
5:00 pm
Get ready for some fall fun! “The 2021 First Interstate Bank Bend Fall Festival is back and better than ever. We can’t wait to celebrate autumn in Central Oregon with an amazing community! We are[...]
Locals Weekend @Artists Gallery Sunriver
Oct 8 @ 4:00 pm – Oct 9 @ 7:00 pm
Locals Weekend @ Artists Gallery Sunriver
4:00 pm
Enjoy a weekend of Fun, Community and Giving.  The Artists’ Gallery in Sunriver and their partners are celebrating the generous community of Central Oregon. Appetizers, Wine & Beer, Music, Raffle and More Bring nonperishable food[...]
Sisters Harvest Faire @Downtown Sisters
Oct 9 @ 10:00 am – Oct 10 @ 4:00 pm
Sisters Harvest Faire @ Downtown Sisters
10:00 am
The Sisters Harvest Faire has been a tradition for over 40 years.  This juried arts and crafts fair is held in downtown Sisters and features some of the best vendors around with handcrafted items. Live[...]
Plein Air Watercolor Painting @Indian Ford Meadow
Oct 11 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Plein Air Watercolor Painting @ Indian Ford Meadow
10:00 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[...]
Art in the West Closing Party @High Desert Museum
Oct 16 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Art in the West Closing Party @ High Desert Museum
2:00 pm
Celebrate the last day of Art in the West! Mingle with participating artists doing plein air demonstrations while enjoying live music and café specialties. The exhibit and auction close at 3:00 pm. Auction winners who are present can[...]
$20 Art Show Opening Night @High Desert Museum
Oct 30 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
$20 Art Show Opening Night @ High Desert Museum
5:00 pm
Bend’s biggest little art show is back, presented by Bright Place Gallery. The Museum is honored to host this year’s $20 Art Show, featuring thousands of pieces of original art by over 100 local artists. Join[...]
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