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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: events@visitcentraloregon.com

ALL UPCOMING EVENTS

Ripples @ Riverhouse
Apr 18 @ 5:30 pm
Ripples @ Riverhouse
5:30 pm
Join the Deschutes Children’s Foundation as they celebrate and create a remarkable guest experience at Ripples, April 18 at 5:30.  Ripples takes place at the Riverhouse Convention Center and welcomes 400 prominent community members, art collectors,[...]
Apr 25 @ 5:30 am – 11:30 am
Sunrise Smith Rock Photo Workshop
5:30 am
Join photographers Ryan Cleary and Richard Bacon on a sunrise shoot at iconic Smith Rock State Park. Following our time in the field, we will have a 2 hour post processing session highlighting Lightroom tricks and tips led by[...]
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[...]
Villalobos Brothers @ Tower Theatre
May 5 @ 7:30 pm
Villalobos Brothers @ Tower Theatre
7:30 pm
The Villalobos Brothers have been acclaimed as one of today’s leading Contemporary Mexican ensembles. Their original compositions and arrangements masterfully fuse and celebrate the richness of Mexican folk music with the intricate harmonies of jazz[...]
May 7 @ 7:00 pm
Portland Jazz Composers "Maxwell to Vanport" @ The Tower Theater
7:00 pm
The Tower Theater invites you to “Maxville to Vanport”.  This unique and highly entertaining event features the Portland Jazz Composers Ensemble.  This is a multimedia concert of songs and short films that tell the story[...]
HDCM Concert Series: ROBERT THIES @ Wille Hall - Central Oregon Community College
May 9 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
HDCM Concert Series: ROBERT THIES @ Wille Hall - Central Oregon Community College
7:30 pm
High Desert Chamber Music’s 12th season, presented by Mission Building, concludes with Steinway Artist Robert Thies. He first captured worldwide attention when he won the Gold Medal at the Second International Prokofiev Competition in St.[...]
May 13 @ 7:30 pm
50 Years of Rock-N-Roll @ Tower Theatre
7:30 pm
Rock N’ Roll lovers REJOICE!!  The Tower Theater brings you  the production of “50 Years of Rock N’ Roll“.  With a cast consisting of both stars from Broadway’s greatest rock musicals, as well as incredible[...]
May 15 – May 23 all-day
Sunriver Stars Spring Production @ The Door
12:00 am
Sunriver Stars is proud to present their spring production – the hit comedy, Greater Tuna.  The spring show promises to be a hoot!  Spend a day with all the whacky but loveable characters of Tuna,[...]
Civil War Re-Enactment & Living History @ The House on the Metolius
May 16 @ 9:00 am – May 17 @ 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 16 & May 17, 2019. The reenactment and living history camps include over[...]
Into the Woods Jr. @ The Tower Theater
May 16 @ 2:00 pm – May 17 @ 4:00 pm
Into the Woods Jr. @ The Tower Theater
2:00 pm
Thoroughly Modern Productions presents “Into the Woods Jr.  Stephen Sondheim’s and James Lapine’s cockeyed fairytale comes to life in this adaptation of their groundbreaking, Tony Award-winning musical.  Into the Woods JR. features all of your[...]
REI Force of Nature-Woman Focused Landscape Photo Workshop
6:30 pm
Bend Photo Tours has partnered with REI for a Woman Focused Landscape Photography Workshop in Beautiful Bend, Oregon at sunset!  We couldn’t be more excited to empower more woman to get out and shoot and we’ll give[...]
Brandi Carlile @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
May 23 @ 6:30 pm
Brandi Carlile @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
6:30 pm
Brandi Carlile will be performing at the Les Schwab Amphitheater on May 23rd at 6:30.   This American singer-songwriter and producer’s music spans multiple genres.  As of 2018, Carlile has released six studio albums and earned seven Grammy Award[...]
May 28 @ 7:30 pm
An Evening With Paula Poundstone @ Tower Theatre | Bend | Oregon | United States
7:30 pm
Paula Poundstone is one of our country’s pre-eminent comedians.  You don’t want to miss this incredible talent.  She improvises with a crowd like “a Jazz musician, swinging in unexpected directions without a plan”. Paula Poundstone is[...]
John Hoover and the Mighty Quinns @ Faith, Hope, and Charity Vineyards
May 29 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
John Hoover and the Mighty Quinns @ Faith, Hope, and Charity Vineyards
6:00 pm
Faith Hope and Charity Vineyards invites you to an evening of great music, fantastic wine, dancing and more with John Hoover and the Mighty Quinns (a John Denver cover band).   The Mighty Quinns are a[...]
Puddles Pity Party @ The Tower Theater
May 29 @ 8:00 pm
Puddles Pity Party @ The Tower Theater
8:00 pm
As seen on America’s Got Talent, Puddles The Clown, will be at The Tower Theater on May 29th.  Don’t miss this truly unique and brilliant entertainment.  Dubbed the “Sad Clown With The Golden Voice” and[...]
Jun 3 @ 7:30 pm
Brian Culbertson - The XX Tour @ Tower Theater
7:30 pm
Brian Culbertson has charted his own unique course in music. This multi-instrumentalist, songwriter and producer has crafted a 20 album catalog plus more than 30 Billboard No. 1 singles.  He does it all – jazz,[...]
Jun 5 @ 8:00 pm
The Billie Holiday Project @ Tower Theater
8:00 pm
The Billie Holiday Project, featuring Stella Heath, celebrates the music of Lady Day!  Billie Holiday was one of the most influential jazz singers of all time.  The Billie Holiday Project evokes the intimate feeling of experiencing Lady Day live[...]
23rd Annual Fiber Market Day @ Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center
Jun 6 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
23rd Annual Fiber Market Day @ Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center
9:00 am
Annual Fiber Market Day shares the love of natural fibers and all the ways they can be creatively used and enjoyed!  Demonstrations and sales from fiber animal producers, spinners, weavers, felters, dyers, rug makers, knitters,[...]
KT Tunstall @ The Tower Theater
Jun 6 @ 8:00 pm
KT Tunstall @ The Tower Theater
8:00 pm
Critically acclaimed UK singer/songwriter, KT Tunstall will be performing at The Tower Theater on June 6th.  Tunstall has toured the world many times and received the Brit Award for Best British Female Solo Artist.  She[...]
4 Peaks Music Festival @ Stevenson Ranch
Jun 18 – Jun 21 all-day
4 Peaks Music Festival @ Stevenson Ranch
12:00 am
The 4 Peaks Music Festival is an incredible weekend of great music, camping, art, family activities, food vendors, kidlandia, workshops and camaraderie.  This popular event takes place the weekend of Summer Solstice , June 18-21[...]
Jun 18 @ 7:30 pm
Credence Revelation featuring Randy Linder @ The Tower Theater
7:30 pm
Randy Linder and his band pay tribute to Creedence Clearwater Revival with their amazing Creedence Revelation show.  This event will offer you the energy of a full-blown Rock N Roll concert at The Tower Theater.[...]
Crater Lake, Diamond Lake Camping Photo Workshop
12:00 am
Want to get the most out of a photography workshop with sunset, night photography, sunrise and day shooting tips and techniques in one of the Wonders of Oregon?  Bend Photo Tours has you covered with[...]
John Waite @ Tower Theater
Jun 26 @ 8:00 pm
John Waite @ Tower Theater
8:00 pm
John Waite has been successfully writing, recording and performing some of the most enduring and appreciated popular music for more than 35 years .  As an English musician solo artist, he has released ten studio[...]
Your Humble Servant @ Tower Theater
Jul 3 @ 7:00 pm – Jul 5 @ 4:00 pm
Your Humble Servant @ Tower Theater
7:00 pm
Just in time for the 4th of July weekend! Your Humble Servant stars David DaCosta as President John Adams.  This musical play explores the remarkably intimate and candid letters exchanged by John and Abigail Adams. [...]
WEEN @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
Jul 4 @ 7:00 pm
WEEN @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
7:00 pm
WEEN returns to Bend.  This brilliant/weird/iconic alt rocker group will light up the Les Schwab Amphitheater on July 4th.  Get your tickets early as this will sell out.  Doors open at 5:30, show is at[...]
Michael Franti & Spearhead @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
Jul 17 @ 6:30 pm
Michael Franti & Spearhead @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
6:30 pm
Michael Franti is BACK!  Les Schwab Amphitheater is proud to host the ultimate human feel-good machine – Michael Franti and his band Spearhead will perform on July 17th.  They have invited special guests, rising Canadian[...]
David Archuleta @ Tower Theatre
Jul 21 @ 8:00 pm
David Archuleta @ Tower Theatre
8:00 pm
David Archuleta is coming to The Tower Theater on April 7th at 8pm.  You may have cast one of the 44 million votes that made him runner-up in Season 7 of “American Idol”.  Since then,[...]
Luke Bryan @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
Jul 23 @ 6:00 pm – Jul 24 @ 8:30 pm
Luke Bryan @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
6:00 pm
Country Superstar, Luke Bryan, will be performing TWO concerts this summer at the Les Schwab Amphitheater – July 23rd & 24th!  He will be joined by Country’s new Bright Star, Morgan Wallen.  Get your tickets[...]
Gala De Oro @ Riverhouse Convention Center
Jul 25 @ 5:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Gala De Oro @ Riverhouse Convention Center
5:00 pm
The Latino Community Association’s annual GALA DE ORO is a fantastically fun cultural celebration held at the Riverhouse Convention Center.  Enjoy an unforgettable evening of elegance and cultural discovery celebrating the 20th anniversary of the[...]
Primus @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
Jul 29 @ 6:30 pm
Primus @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
6:30 pm
Primus returns to the Les Schwab Amphitheater on July 29th.  This avant-garde funk/hard rock trio will perform Rush’s 1977 album, “A Farewell To Kings” in its entirety.  Experimental/math rock band, Battles and classic rock throwback[...]