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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, use the green Post Event button below or send to: events@visitcentraloregon.com

ALL UPCOMING EVENTS

Jan 30 @ 1:00 pm – Feb 1 @ 5:00 pm
First Annual Winter Beer Fest @ The Suttle Lodge
1:00 pm
The Suttle Lodge is filling up their Rustic Cabins with some of your favorite Oregon breweries for the first annual Winter Beer Fest. Each Rustic Cabin will feature a different brewery’s beers on tap with snacks cooking[...]
K-9 Keg Pull @ Village at Sunriver
Feb 1 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
K-9 Keg Pull @ Village at Sunriver
12:00 pm
I LOVE this event!!!  The K-9 keg pull takes place in The Village at Sunriver on Feb. 1st from noon to 3pm.  Every type of dog on the planet will be there to compete for[...]
Pinefrost Festival 2020 @ La Pine Parks Community Center
Feb 7 @ 12:00 pm – Feb 8 @ 8:00 pm
Pinefrost Festival 2020 @ La Pine Parks Community Center
12:00 pm
La Pine Parks & Rec invites you to the first ever inaugural PineFrost Festival. This event celebrates the Winter season in South County with a multitude of events and activities.  Check out the event schedule below[...]
Winter Carnival @ Hoodoo Ski Area
Feb 8 @ 9:00 am – 9:00 pm
Winter Carnival @ Hoodoo Ski Area
9:00 am
Hoodoo hosts THE premiere event of the season and a day full of free activities. Winter Carnival has been a tradition at Hoodoo for nearly 40 years and includes a number of free events (no lift ticket required): ax[...]
Oregon Winterfest @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
Feb 14 – Feb 16 all-day
Oregon Winterfest @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
12:00 am
Grab friends and family for the west coast’s largest winter festival!!  This year’s 2020 OnPoint Community Credit Union Oregon WinterFest is simply FANTASTIC!!  This massive celebration of all things winter will bring national music acts, a fire pit competition,[...]
Feb 15 all-day
Harold the Hodag's Birthday @ Hoodoo
12:00 am
Hoodoo invites you to Harold the Hodag’s Birthday party!  Harold is Hoodoo’s most beloved mascot and certainly deserves a B-Day celebration.  Free hot chocolate and s’mores from Black Butte Ranch will be on the back patio.
J.D. Platt’s K9 Kings @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
Feb 15 @ 1:00 pm – Feb 16 @ 5:00 pm
J.D. Platt's K9 Kings @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
1:00 pm
It just wouldn’t be a festival in Bend without J.D. Platt and his famous furry athletes.  When the K-9 Kings perform you experience 11 varieties of breeds, rescue dogs, acrobatic trick routines all in the[...]
Kids Rock The Races @ Old Mill District
Feb 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Kids Rock The Races @ Old Mill District
12:00 pm
Aspiring princes and princesses are invited to the Kid’s Hot Cocoa Run on Sunday, February 16th. Costumes are encouraged! Join us for the first PacificSource Kids Rock the Races event of the season! After being[...]
Vertfest 2019 @ Mt Bachelor
Feb 29 all-day
Vertfest 2019 @ Mt Bachelor
12:00 am
Verfest is fast becoming the largest national backcountry festival in America. Vertfest Mt. Bachelor is an event to celebrate winter and backcountry culture with a full Saturday comprised of races, clinics, demos, beer, s’mores and[...]
Mar 6 – Mar 8 all-day
Backcountry Festival @ Hoodoo
12:00 am
Hoodoo and Three Creeks Brewing present The Backcountry Festival the weekend of March 6-8.  Formerly known as Tele-Fest, Backcountry Fest is a celebration of free-heel skiing.  They’ll have races, demos,  a costume contest and samples[...]
Ski Bike Festival @ Hoodoo Ski Area
Mar 6 – Mar 8 all-day
Ski Bike Festival @ Hoodoo Ski Area
12:00 am
The Hoodoo Skibike Festival celebrates our love of alternative sports at Hoodoo. Hoodoo is unique in allowing full-mountain access for skibikes, Trikkes, snowskates and snow scoots. Skibiking is a fun, easy-to-learn activity that provides a[...]
Mar 6 – Mar 8 all-day
Ski Bike Festival @ Hoodoo
12:00 am
The Hoodoo Skibike festival celebrates our love of alternative sports at Hoodoo. Hoodoo is unique in allowing full-mountain access for skibikes, Trikkes, snowskates and snow scoots.  Skibiking is a fun, easy-to-learn activity that provides a[...]
Mar 21 all-day
Viking Festival @ Hoodoo
12:00 am
Hoodoo Ski Area invites you to their annual Viking Festival.  Grab your free-heel skis and get ready for a fun-filled day of lessons, stories and Nordic culture at Hoodoo.  All events are free and family friendly.[...]
Rodeo Day @ Hoodoo
Mar 28 all-day
Rodeo Day @ Hoodoo
12:00 am
Hoodoo invites you to their ever-popular annual Rodeo Day!!   Come celebrate the spirit of the wild west on the slopes.  In true wild west fashion, there will be a chili cook-off and free rides on[...]
25th Annual Eagle Watch Celebration @ Round Butte Overlook Park, Madras, OR
Mar 28 @ 10:00 am – Mar 29 @ 4:00 pm
25th Annual Eagle Watch Celebration @ Round Butte Overlook Park, Madras, OR
10:00 am
Eagle Watch is a celebration of Central Oregon’s spectacular wildlife.  Join us for the 25th Annual event — fun for the whole family! Event takes place on Sat., March 28, 10-4 and again on Sun,[...]
Subaru WinterFest @ Mt Bachelor
Apr 3 – Apr 5 all-day
Subaru WinterFest @ Mt Bachelor
12:00 am
Winter Lovers Rejoice.  Subaru’s WinterFest is back!!!  Presented by Harman Kardon®,  this one-of-a-kind concert and mountain lifestyle tour will make memories that last forever.  Featuring live music, Subaru swag, free snacks and beverages, daily giveaways, gear[...]
Apr 11 all-day
Spring Fling @ Hoodoo
12:00 am
Spring Fling at Hoodoo is always a GOOD TIME!!  This annual farewell to the season is highlighted by the famous Pond Skimming Royale and costume contest.  Head to Hoodoo on April 11th and enjoy!
RendezVan @ Mt Bachelor West Village
Apr 22 – Apr 26 all-day
RendezVan @ Mt Bachelor West Village
12:00 am
RendezVan is a five-day festival experience celebrating our amazing community of RV’ers, campers, and van-lifers who make the annual pilgrimage to Mt. Bachelor in the springtime to enjoy soft spring laps and sunshine. Families, skiers,[...]
Earth Day Fair & Parade @ Environmental Center
Apr 25 @ 11:30 am – 3:00 pm
Earth Day Fair & Parade @ Environmental Center
11:30 am
The Environmental Center invites you to celebrate Earth Day on April 20th.   This is a fun and festive celebration of the natural world!  The day kicks off at 11:30 with a colorful, creative parade and[...]
May 8 @ 9:00 am – May 10 @ 4:00 pm
Gerry Lopez Big Wave Challenge @ Mt Bachelor
9:00 am
Big Wave is back again!  Every year Mt. Bachelor holds this one-of-a-kind event inspired by the event’s host — legendary surfer and Mt. Bachelor Ambassador, Gerry Lopez. This snowboard-only event features a series of huge sweeping banked[...]
Jun 13 @ 12:00 pm
Little Hopper Root Beer Run @ Troy Field
12:00 pm
At the Bend Premier Real Estate Bite of Bend, kids will get to have their own take on a beer run with the Little Hopper Root Beer Run!  Little runners take off down the course[...]
The Droplet Dash @ Troy Field
Jul 11 @ 12:00 pm
The Droplet Dash @ Troy Field
12:00 pm
There isn’t a better way for the kids to cool off than with this water run! After enjoying the First Interstate Bank Bend Summer Festival, kids can come enjoy some fun in the sun at[...]
Balloon Blast Kids Race @ Riverbend Park
Jul 24 @ 2:00 pm
Balloon Blast Kids Race @ Riverbend Park
2:00 pm
The Balloon Blast is an obstacle course race for kids ages 3-10 with seven to eight fun and exciting obstacles appropriate for all types of children with a wide range of skill levels. We encourage[...]
Bend Brewfest @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
Aug 13 @ 12:00 pm – Aug 15 @ 11:00 pm
Bend Brewfest @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
12:00 pm
Beer lovers rejoice!  The Bend Brewfest is back with over 200+ craft beers plus cider and wine.  This outdoor festival is held at The Les Schwab Amphitheater August 13-15.   Admission is FREE.  A one-time purchase of[...]
Rebelution @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
Aug 30 @ 5:00 pm
Rebelution @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
5:00 pm
Rebelution Good Vibes Summer Tour 2020 will make a stop at the Les Schwab Amphitheater on August 30th.  Get your reggae on with this touring juggernaut!  This is positively is a feel good event.  Rebelution[...]