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Calendar of Events

What's happening in and around Central Oregon

Central Oregon Calendar of Events

Bend, Oregon Events, Festivals, Concerts and More.

Our calendar page provides visitors with a comprehensive list of the myriad events that take place all over Central Oregon. The region includes Bend, Sunriver, Sisters, Redmond, La Pine, Prineville, Madras, 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 Show or the Pacific Crest Weekend Sports Festival, 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 and workshops, lectures, or festivals, visit our calendar of events page often for the most up to date events in Central Oregon!   To submit an event, use the green Post Event button below 

ALL UPCOMING EVENTS

Maupin Daze @ Maupin
May 18 all-day
Maupin Daze @ Maupin
12:00 am
This annual celebration of Maupin life and the Lower Deschutes River takes place annually on the third Saturday of May. The morning begins with breakfast at Maupin Market followed by a parade at 10:00.  From[...]
Civil War Re-Enactment & Living History @ The House on the Metolius
May 18 @ 9:00 am – May 19 @ 4:00 pm
Civil War Re-Enactment & Living History @ The House on the Metolius | Camp Sherman | Oregon | United States
9:00 am
The Northwest Civil War Council will present a full Civil War reenactment at The House On Metolius Meadow, Saturday and Sunday, May 18 & May 19, 2019. The reenactment and living history camps include over[...]
20th Anniversary Party @ Maragas Winery
May 25 all-day
20th Anniversary Party @ Maragas Winery
12:00 am
Maragas Winery invites you to celebrate their 20th anniversary of sustainable winemaking in Central Oregon.  Join them for their anniversary party Saturday, May 25th at the winery.  There will be live music, food and of[...]
May 25 @ 9:00 am – May 26 @ 4:00 pm
Sunchaser Spring Finale Weekend @ Mt Bachelor
9:00 am
Mt Bachelor invites you to celebrate a fantastic 2018-19 winter season with their Sunchaser Spring Finale Weekend.  This event takes place the last weekend in May.  A MOST favorite event will take place on Sunday[...]
SMaSH Fest @ McMenamins
May 25 @ 1:30 pm – 8:30 pm
SMaSH Fest @ McMenamins
1:30 pm
SMaSH Fest returns to O’Kanes Square at McMenamins on May 15th.  In addition to unique beer creations from more than a dozen CO Breweries, there will be great music by Chiringa and the Jess Ryan[...]
VROOM! VROOM! @ Battle Buddies of Central Oregon
May 26 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
VROOM! VROOM! @ Battle Buddies of Central Oregon
9:00 am
VROOM! VROOM!  That’s the sound of cars revving up for the Battle Buddies of Central Oregon Car Show and BBQ.  Come enjoy the day at the  Bend Elks Lodge with great food, awesome cars, great music,[...]
Pond Skim @ Mt Bachelor
May 26 @ 10:30 am – 12:45 pm
Pond Skim @ Mt Bachelor
10:30 am
You simply can’t miss Mt Bachelor’s Finale Weekend and Pond Skim.   The North American Pond Skimming Championships happens on Sunday, May 26th and fittingly rounds up another awesome Mt Bachelor Season. The goal is[...]
May 30 – Jun 2 all-day
2019 Dean Hale Woodpecker Festival @ Sisters, OR
12:00 am
The 9th Dean Hale Woodpecker Festival will be held May 30 –June 2.  Based in Sisters, Oregon, this is an opportunity to see eleven species of woodpeckers that nest locally as well as up to 200 other[...]
May 31 @ 4:00 pm – Jun 1 @ 9:00 pm
1st Annual Sunriver Brewfest! @ Sunriver Resort
4:00 pm
Don’t miss the first ever Sunriver Brewfest on May 31 and June 1 presented by Sunriver Resort. “Thanks to a partnership with Columbia Distribution, the Sunriver Brewfest will welcome two dozen breweries, pouring more than[...]
Sul Fiume Family Festival @ White Water Park
Jun 1 all-day
Sul Fiume Family Festival @ White Water Park
12:00 am
The jewel of this year’s Cascade Cycling Classic is the Sul Fiume Criterium Festival, an all-day, family-friendly bike festival overlooking the Whitewater Park on the Deschutes and featuring the beloved CCC Criterium.  The festival will[...]
Jun 2 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Opening Day! at Sisters Farmers Market @ Fir Street Park
11:00 am
NEW DAY, NEW TIME! Join in the small-town fun at Sisters Farmers Market every Sunday, June 1 – Sept 30. Munch some lunch, grab a cup of coffee, and listen to local talent. FEATURING: Microlocal[...]
Mindful Yoga and Wine Tasting @ Va Piano Vineyards Tasting Room in the Old Mill
Jun 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
Mindful Yoga and Wine Tasting, in partnership with Va Piano Winery 🍷 Sunday, June 2nd at 6pm. Va Piano Tasting Room at The Old Mill, Bend, OR. “A complex, full-bodied red blend with an aroma[...]
Maupin Madness Poker Run, Bike Show, and Chili Cook-Off @ Maupin
12:00 am
Maupin Madness begins Saturday morning in uptown Maupin with a breakfast and registration in Kaiser Park; the bike route then takes riders through nearly 200 miles of scenic, northcentral Oregon and returns to the banks[...]
Jun 14 – Jun 16 all-day
Deschutes River RendezVW @ Maupin
12:00 am
The Deschutes River RendezVW is a family-friendly gathering of Volkswagen enthusiasts (Over 70 last year)!  Enjoy camping, potluck, catered BBQ, live music, fishing, and white water rafting.  You and your VW will love this!  For[...]
The Bite of Bend @ Downtown Bend
Jun 14 – Jun 16 all-day
The Bite of Bend @ Downtown Bend
12:00 am
Foodies Rejoice!!!  Celebrate the local flavor of Central Oregon during the region’s largest food festival. The Bite of Bend is a three-day food party on the streets of downtown Bend!  Bringing together chefs, bartenders, brewers,[...]
Mixology Showcase @ Bite of Bend
Jun 14 @ 5:00 pm – Jun 15 @ 9:00 pm
Mixology Showcase @ Bite of Bend
5:00 pm
The Mixology Showcase celebrates the best of the region’s cocktail culture, including best spirits, mixers and latest cutting-edge cocktail techniques. Come and enjoy exciting competitions such as the Bartenders Brawl, tastings, pairings, workshops and a gathering[...]
10th Annual Rhubarb Festival @ La Pine Senior Center
Jun 15 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
10th Annual Rhubarb Festival @ La Pine Senior Center
9:00 am
La Pine invites you to the one and only Rhubarb Festival in Oregon!!  This all day affair features rock and roll, hip hop, bluegrass and country music throughout the day.  Food and drinks on site[...]
Top Chef Competition @ Bite of Bend
Jun 15 @ 11:00 am – Jun 16 @ 3:00 pm
Top Chef Competition @ Bite of Bend
11:00 am
Don’t miss seeing local Chefs go head to head for the honor of being named Bend’s Top Chef of 2019!  This exciting competition takes place right in the middle of downtown during the Bite of[...]
Jun 15 @ 12:00 pm
Little Hopper Root Beer Run @ Troy Field
12:00 pm
Little guys like to run too!  The Little Hopper Root Beer Run is a fun event during The Bite of Bend.  Kids  ages 3-10 will have a blast running this fun course.  They will gather[...]
4 Peaks Music Festival @ Stevenson Ranch
Jun 20 – Jun 23 all-day
4 Peaks Music Festival @ Stevenson Ranch | Bend | Oregon | United States
12:00 am
4Peaks Music Festival is a fun family weekend filled with incredible music and family activities.  This event is held at the Stevenson Ranch just outside of Bend.  You can tent, RV or stay in a[...]
Jun 21 – Jun 23 all-day
NW R/C Seaplane Championships @ Pine Hollow Lake
12:00 am
Looking for something different?  Come and see the Sky Knights R/C Flying Club show off their seaplanes and maneuvers.  This event takes place on beautiful Pine Hollow Reservoir near Wamic, OR.  Camping, fishing and Pine[...]
Crooked River Roundup @ Crook County Fairgrounds
Jun 27 – Jun 29 all-day
Crooked River Roundup @ Crook County Fairgrounds | Prineville | Oregon | United States
12:00 am
Get your cowboy on at The Crooked River Roundup in Prineville.  Rodeo is America’s FIRST extreme sport.  Come out and enjoy true Americana while supporting these amazing athletes.  This is a PRCA sanctioned event.  There will[...]
Jun 28 – Jun 30 all-day
Pacific Crest Endurance Sports Festival @ The Village at Sunriver | Sunriver | Oregon | United States
12:00 am
The Pacific Crest Endurance Sports Festival has something for everyone !!  Rally your friends & family for an incredible RACE-cation!  Check out these events:   72.3 BEASTMAN, Olympic & Ultra-Sprint Distance Triathlon/Duathlon/AquaBike, Marathon, Half Marathon, 5K/10K,[...]
Show-N-Shine @ La Pine Senior Center
Jun 29 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Show-N-Shine @ La Pine Senior Center | La Pine | Oregon | United States
9:00 am
Don’t miss this fantastic Classic Car Show in La Pine.  This “Show-N-Shine” event is brought to you by the High Lakes Car Club whose members are inspired to preserve and further the appreciation and love[...]
Central Oregon Solstice Celebration @ Powell Butte Community Center
Jun 29 @ 10:00 am – 11:59 pm
10:00 am
Come celebrate the changing of the seasons at the Powell Butte Community Center on June 29th! We have an all-day festival in store, featuring the best that Central Oregon has to offer! Begin the day[...]
Free July 4th Pet Parade and Old Fashioned Festival @ Bend Parks and Recreation District
Jul 4 all-day
Free July 4th Pet Parade and Old Fashioned Festival @ Bend Parks and Recreation District
12:00 am
Join us for a Bend tradition dating back to 1932 – a July 4th filled with old fashioned fun, food and festivities brought to you by Bend Park & Recreation District. The day begins with[...]
LRS Country Music Fest @ Lazy Rockin Stirrup Ranch
Jul 4 – Jul 7 all-day
LRS Country Music Fest @ Lazy Rockin Stirrup Ranch
12:00 am
Fantastic Headliners will be in Central Oregon for the LRS Country Music Fest.  Celebrate 4th of July weekend at the Lazy Rockin’ Stirrup Ranch with Dwight Yoakam, Sawyer Brown, Trace Adkins, Craig Morgan and a full-tilt[...]
Jul 4 @ 10:30 am – 4:00 pm
First Interstate Bank Presents: 4th of July @ Village at Sunriver
10:30 am
Celebrate Independence Day on the 4th of July in the Village at Sunriver!  Bring the whole family out for a fun-filled day; including entertainment, games, and food. Check out the main stage for live entertainment[...]
Bend Summer Festival @ Downtown Bend
Jul 12 – Jul 14 all-day
Bend Summer Festival @ Downtown Bend | Bend | Oregon | United States
12:00 am
The Bend Summer Festival is a weekend like no other!  This event turns the streets of downtown Bend into one big party.  The festival features fine food and libations, talented artists, three stages of first[...]
Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show @ Downtown Sisters
Jul 13 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show @ Downtown Sisters | Sisters | Oregon | United States
9:00 am
The Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show is THE Largest Outdoor Quilt Show in the World!  Always held on the 2nd Saturday in July, this event transforms the town of Sisters into a rainbow of fiber art. [...]