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 24 @ 8:00 pm
The Billie Holiday Project @ Tower Theater
8:00 pm
The Billie Holiday Project, led by Stella Heath, celebrates the music of Lady Day!  Featuring some of the Bay Area’s finest Jazz musicians, The Billie Holiday Project evokes the electric and intimate feeling of experiencing[...]
TGR: Stoke the Fire @Tower Theater
Sep 26 all-day
TGR: Stoke the Fire @ Tower Theater
12:00 am
Get ready Bend! On Sunday, September 26th, Teton Gravity Research is returning to the Tower Theatre for the winter kick-off party of the year. Join us to get hyped for winter with their new feature[...]
Todd Snider @Tower Theater
Oct 4 @ 8:00 pm
Todd Snider @ Tower Theater
8:00 pm
Americans Folk artist, Todd Snyder, will be performing at the Tower Theater one night only – Oct. 4th.  “You don’t often hear about an artist reinventing their sound eighteen albums into a celebrated career. But[...]
The Secret Sisters @Tower Theater
Oct 5 @ 7:30 pm
The Secret Sisters @ Tower Theater
7:30 pm
The Secret Sisters are an Americana singing/songwriting duo hailing from Muscle Shoals, Alabama.  Their music has been compared to duos like The Everly Brothers.  Tickets can be purchased online  Show starts at 7:30, doors[...]
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[...]
Reckless Kelly @Tower Theater
Oct 12 @ 8:00 pm
Reckless Kelly @ Tower Theater
8:00 pm
Grammy award winning Reckless Kelly will be performing at the Tower Oct. 12th.  The Reckless Kelly show scheduled for July 28th, 2021, (originally scheduled for July 31, 2020), at the Tower Theatre has been rescheduled[...]
Oct 14 @ 7:30 pm
An Evening With Paula Poundstone @ Tower Theater
7:30 pm
Get your laugh on!   The Tower brings you – Paula Poundstone – humorist, author and comedian known for her clever, observational humor and spontaneous wit. When she isn’t collecting hotel soaps while on tour or[...]
Oct 18 @ 7:30 pm
ABBAFAB The Ultimate Tribute to ABBA @ Tower Theater
7:30 pm
ABBA fans rejoice!  Having played to sold-out crowds across the U.S. and abroad, ABBAFAB is a stunning tribute to the music of ABBA featuring the sensational talents of some of TAD’s most talented and loved[...]
Oct 23 @ 4:00 pm – Oct 24 @ 7:00 pm
Warren Miller's "Winter Starts Now" @ Tower Theater
4:00 pm
Kick off winter in true Warren Miller fashion.  The Tower presents 3 showings of Warren Miller’s 72nd annual ski and snowboard film – Winter Starts Now.  This season, the snow will feel a little deeper,[...]
Oct 25 @ 7:30 pm
Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas @ Tower Theater
7:30 pm
The musical partnership between consummate performer Alasdair Fraser, “the Michael Jordan of Scottish fiddling,” and brilliant Californian cellist, Natalie Haas, spans the full spectrum between intimate chamber music and ecstatic dance energy. Over the last 16 years of[...]
Tiffany @Tower Theater
Oct 26 @ 7:30 pm
Tiffany @ Tower Theater
7:30 pm
A legendary 80s teen pop star, Tiffany has earned two number one hit singles ”I Think We’re Alone Now” and ”Could’ve Been”. Tiffany set a record as the youngest female artist to top the Billboard charts with her debut album.  In[...]
The Modern Gentlemen @Tower Theater
Oct 30 @ 7:30 pm
The Modern Gentlemen @ Tower Theater
7:30 pm
This dynamic quartet is different from any other vocal group of their generation.  They have been a part of one of the biggest and most influential American rock & roll bands of all time!  They feel very fortunate to have worked alongside[...]
Oct 31 @ 5:00 pm
Terrance Simien & the Zydeco Experience @ Tower Theater
5:00 pm
For 40 years, two- time GRAMMY award winning artist Terrance Simien and 8th generation Louisiana Creole, has been shattering the myths about what his indigenous Zydeco roots music is – and is not.  Simien has become[...]
Karla Bonoff @Tower Theater
Nov 1 @ 7:30 pm
Karla Bonoff @ Tower Theater
7:30 pm
Don’t miss this Legendary American Artist live on the Tower Stage!   Karla Bonoff has been described as one of the finest singer/songwriters of her generation. With a career spanning four decades, Bonoff has enjoyed critical[...]
Nov 3 @ 7:30 pm
Lilly Hiatt & Lydia Loveless @ Tower Theater
7:30 pm
Don’t miss this double ticket at The Tower.  Lilly Hiatt is a singer/songwriter out of Nashville.  Hiatt has a rough, rock and roll exterior with tender country roots.  She will be joined by Lydia Loveless,[...]
Nov 6 @ 8:00 pm
Men are From Mars; Women are From Venus LIVE! @ Tower Theater
8:00 pm
The Off-Broadway hit comedy Men Are From Mars – Women Are From Venus LIVE!, is a one-man fusion of theatre and stand-up.  This light-hearted theatrical comedy is *based on the New York Times #1 best-selling[...]
Paula Fuga @Tower Theater
Nov 12 @ 7:30 pm
Paula Fuga @ Tower Theater
7:30 pm
Paula Fuga has been called the Hawaiian Queen of Soul, blending tradition, innovation, and originality, seamlessly drawing from many musical influences — Hawaiian, soul, reggae, island, and jazz– to create moving songs that resonate deeply[...]
She Stands Up @Tower Theater
Nov 13 @ 7:30 pm
She Stands Up @ Tower Theater
7:30 pm
Need a good laugh?  Don’t miss “She Stands Up”.  This is an all women’s stand up comedy show featuring local and traveling talent and benefiting several Central Oregon based non-profit organizations. Comedic All-Stars Chelsea Woodmansee,[...]
Lance Burton & Friends @Tower Theater
Nov 21 @ 3:00 pm
Lance Burton & Friends @ Tower Theater
3:00 pm
Lance Burton was twice awarded “Magician of the Year” by the Academy of Magical Arts.  He was hailed by Dai Vernon, the universally acknowledged “Patriarch of Magic,” as “The most brilliant magician of this century.”[...]
Gregory Alan Isakov @Tower Theater
Nov 30 @ 8:00 pm
Gregory Alan Isakov @ Tower Theater
8:00 pm
Gregory Alan Isakov is a well respected singer/songwriter who has cast an impressive presence in the indie-rock and folk worlds. Isakov tours internationally with his band, and has performed with several national symphony orchestras across[...]
Dec 10 @ 8:00 pm
John Craigie Keep It Warm @ Tower Theater
8:00 pm
John Craigie is an American singer-songwriter. Hailed as a “Modern-Day Troubadour” in the style of Woody Guthrie and Ramblin’ Jack Elliott.  Enjoy humorous storytelling and serious folk music.  Special Guest Kassi Valazza.
Bruce Cockburn @Tower Theater
Dec 13 @ 7:30 pm
Bruce Cockburn @ Tower Theater
7:30 pm
Bruce Cockburn is a Canadian singer-songwriter and guitarist. His song styles range from folk to jazz-influenced rock and his lyrics cover a broad range of topics.  He has written more than 350 songs on 34 albums and[...]
Jan 6 @ 8:00 pm
Brett Dennen See the World Tour @ Tower Theater
8:00 pm
Singer/songwriter, Bruce Dennen, brings his See The World Tour to the Tower stage.  With a successful string of albums and four Top Ten AAA singles like “Make You Crazy,” “Wild Child,” and 2018’s “Already Gone,”[...]
Jesse Cook @Tower Theater
Jan 22 @ 8:00 pm
Jesse Cook @ Tower Theater
8:00 pm
Jesse Cook has sold out concert halls the world over, produced five PBS television specials and five live CD’s. This Canadian guitarist has won multiple awards.  He spent the past twenty -five years making award[...]
Jan 29 @ 8:00 pm
The Fab Four - The Ultimate Beatles Tribute @ Tower Theater
8:00 pm
The Tower Theater is proud to present the BEST Beatles tribute ever!  The Emmy Award Winning Fab Four is elevated far above every other Beatles Tribute due to their precise attention to detail.  Their incredible[...]
David Archuleta @Tower Theater
Feb 12 @ 8:00 pm
David Archuleta @ Tower Theater
8:00 pm
David Archuleta became a star when he was just 16 years old. In 2008, more than 30 million television viewers fell in love with his angelic voice and their 44 million votes made him runner-up[...]
@Tower Theater
Mar 2 @ 8:00 pm
 @ Tower Theater
8:00 pm
Judy Collins has long inspired audiences with sublime vocals, boldly vulnerable songwriting, personal life triumphs, and a firm commitment to social activism. The award-winning singer-songwriter is esteemed for her imaginative interpretations of traditional and contemporary[...]
Irish Rambling House @Tower Theater
Mar 18 @ 7:30 pm
Irish Rambling House @ Tower Theater
7:30 pm
“Rambling House melds the heart of Celtic and American folk music with the discipline and sophistication of Baroque music under the direction of Grammy-winning guitarist William Coulter and former Stevie Wonder Band collaborator Edwin Huizinga.” [...]
Apr 9 @ 7:30 pm
Rodney Marsalis Philadelphia Big Brass @ Tower Theater
7:30 pm
Marsalis, principal trumpet for the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia, leads a veritable “dream team” of virtuoso brass players in a high-powered display of infectious beats from Bach to Bourbon Street. The group reflects the diversity[...]
Portland Jazz Composers Ensemble "Maxwell to Vanport" @ Tower Theater
7:00 pm
“Maxville to Vanport” is a multimedia concert of songs and short films with live music performed by the Portland Jazz Composers Ensemble featuring vocalist Marilyn Keller. It tells the story of two historic blue collar[...]
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