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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, 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.*

Aug 15 @ 7:00 pm – Oct 31 @ 11:00 pm
Summer Starlight & Moonlight Tours @ Wanderlust Tours
7:00 pm
Wanderlust Tours invites you to enjoy a unique Cascade Lake starlight or moonlight tour.  On this tour, you’ll take in the sights and sounds nighttime has to offer while paddling one of the beautiful, high-elevation[...]
Bend Ghost Tours @Downtown Bend
Sep 12 @ 7:30 pm – Sep 25 @ 9:00 pm
Bend Ghost Tours @ Downtown Bend
7:30 pm
Ghost lovers, history buffs rejoice!  This tour is for you… Join the Ghosts and Legends of Downtown Bend Tour and hear all about Bend’s permanent residents!  Your Spirit Guide will lead you through the haunted[...]
Live at the Vineyard: Heller Highwater Duo @Faith, Hope & Charity Vineyards
Sep 23 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Live at the Vineyard: Heller Highwater Duo @ Faith, Hope & Charity Vineyards
5:00 pm
Join us at Faith, Hope & Charity Vineyards on Thursday, September 23, 2021 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm for live music featuring the amazing Heller Highwater Duo. We will have wood fired pizzas, caesar salad, pretzels,[...]
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[...]
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[...]
Live at the Vineyard: @Faith, Hope & Charity Vineyards
Sep 24 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Live at the Vineyard: @ Faith, Hope & Charity Vineyards
6:00 pm
Join us at Faith, Hope & Charity Vineyards on Friday September 24, 2021 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm for live music featuring Kristi Kinsey & the Whiskey Bandits. Central Oregon’s newest rising country, rock & blues[...]
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[...]
Sep 25 all-day
Bend Beer Chase
12:00 am
The Bend Beer Chase is a six-person running relay spanning approximately 55 miles over one epic day. Consisting of 12 legs of varying distance (4-8 miles per leg), each runner on the team runs two[...]
Championships of Cornhole @Imperial River Company
Sep 25 all-day
Championships of Cornhole @ Imperial River Company
12:00 am
Bags Will Fly in Maupin at the Imperial River Company’s Championships of Cornhole tournament.   Prize money will be offered based on participation $500 guaranteed.  There will be singles and team competition.  Side trophy challenges will[...]
October Festival 2021 @Smith Rock Ranch
Sep 25 – Oct 31 all-day
October Festival 2021 @ Smith Rock Ranch
12:00 am
Beautiful Smith Rock Ranch invites you to enjoy a month full of fun fall activities for the whole family.  The list of activities includes:  Pumpkin patch, themed corn maize, pumpkin cannons, petting zoo, pony rides,[...]
Sep 25 – Sep 26 all-day
Play Forever Mountain Clean Up @ Mt Bachelor
12:00 am
The Play Forever Mountain Clean-Up Days are back again!  Here’s your chance to show a little love for our favorite mountain and enter to win a Winter 21/22 Season Pass. Grab your sturdy hiking shoes,[...]
Sep 25 – Oct 31 all-day
Pumpkin Patch 2021 @ DD Ranch
12:00 am
DD Ranch provides access to the stunning countryside setting of the Smith Rock area.  Enjoy the best of FALL with fun family activities and plump u-pick pumpkins . Open: Every Tuesday through Sunday 10am-5pm (Closed[...]
Ride Row Run @Imperial River Company
Sep 25 – Sep 26 all-day
Ride Row Run @ Imperial River Company
12:00 am
Ride Row Run is one FUN event!  Maupin will be hoppin the weekend of Sept 25-26.  In addition to the competition, there will be BBQ, pinata for the kids, rafting all day, cornhole tournament 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[...]
@Faith, Hope & Charity Vineyards
Sep 25 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 @ Faith, Hope & Charity Vineyards
6:00 pm
Join us at Faith, Hope & Charity Vineyards on Saturday, September 25, 2021 from 6:00pm to 9:00pm for live music featuring Just Us. Husband and wife duo, Jeff and Julie Cater, singer-songwriters, performers – performing[...]
Observatory Nighttime Visit @Sunriver Nature Center & Observatory
Sep 25 @ 8:00 pm – 10:15 pm
Observatory Nighttime Visit @ Sunriver Nature Center & Observatory
8:00 pm
Seek the stars at the nation’s largest publicly accessible observatory. One-hour sessions include night sky viewing through various telescopes with staff astronomers, a guided constellation tour, meteorite displays, and an educational presentation. Capacity for each[...]
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[...]
Sisters Farmers Market @Fir Street Park
Sep 26 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Sisters Farmers Market @ Fir Street Park
11:00 am
THE SISTERS FARMERS MARKET IS SUNDAYS, 11AM-2PM, JUNE-OCTOBER AT FIR STREET PARK IN SISTERS, OR. 2021 NEWS: We’re happy to announce that we’ll be able to enjoy live music at the market this year! And our[...]
Lord Huron @Les Schwab Amphitheater
Sep 26 @ 7:00 pm
Lord Huron @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
7:00 pm
For fantastic folk rock music, don’t miss Lord Huron’s LSA debut on Sun. Sept. 26th.  They will be joined by Allison Ponthier.  Doors open at 5:30pm, show starts at 7pm.  Tickets can be bought online[...]
Tune Into Fall @The Suttle Lodge
Sep 27 @ 5:00 pm – Sep 28 @ 9:00 pm
Tune Into Fall @ The Suttle Lodge
5:00 pm
Beautiful Suttle Lodge at Suttle Lake is celebrating all things autumn by hosting 6 bands over the course of 2 nights.  “Tune Into Fall”  takes place on Monday 9/27 and Tuesday 9/28. THE DETAILS: DOORS[...]
Monday Meditation with Cathleen @The Blissful Heart Wellness Center
Sep 27 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Monday Meditation with Cathleen @ The Blissful Heart Wellness Center
6:30 pm
Everyone is welcome! Join us every Monday for a one-hour meditation class led by Cathleen. No experience necessary! Stay for 1/2 hour or stay for an hour. We’ll do lots of fun things while we[...]
Bend Farmer’s Market @Downtown Brooks Alley
Sep 29 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Bend Farmer's Market @ Downtown Brooks Alley
2:00 pm
Our market runs Wednesdays, rain or shine, smoke or hail, from 2pm to 6pm in Downtown Bend. The 2021 season starts on May 5 and will run through October 13. The mission of the Bend[...]
Observatory Nighttime Visit @Sunriver Nature Center & Observatory
Sep 29 @ 8:00 pm – 10:15 pm
Observatory Nighttime Visit @ Sunriver Nature Center & Observatory
8:00 pm
Seek the stars at the nation’s largest publicly accessible observatory. One-hour sessions include night sky viewing through various telescopes with staff astronomers, a guided constellation tour, meteorite displays, and an educational presentation. Capacity for each[...]
Sep 30 – Oct 3 all-day
The Wall That Heals @ LaPine
12:00 am
LaPine has been chosen as one of only 35 cities in the country to host The Wall That Heals Tour 2021.  The Wall That Heals exhibit includes a three-quarter scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans[...]
Sep 30 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Luke Bryan with special guests Morgan Wallen and Runaway June @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
6:00 pm
New dates for the Luke Bryan concert that is now scheduled for September 30, 2021 and October 1, 2021. More information to come. Ticket info: If you had tickets to the Thursday show in 2020,[...]
Sisters Folk Festival @Downtown Sisters
Oct 1 – Oct 3 all-day
Sisters Folk Festival @ Downtown Sisters
12:00 am
All the town will once again be a stage when the Sisters Folk Festival returns in 2021.  Over 20 renowned artists will be performing throughout the 3 day festival. This year will feature 7 venues[...]
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[...]
Oct 1 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Luke Bryan with special guests Morgan Wallen and Runaway June @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
6:00 pm
New dates for the Luke Bryan concert that is now scheduled for September 30, 2021 and October 1, 2021. More information to come. Ticket info: If you had tickets to the Thursday show in 2020,[...]
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