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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 or send to: events@visitcentraloregon.com

ALL UPCOMING EVENTS

Aug 16 @ 7:30 pm – Aug 25 @ 2:00 pm
Disney's NEWSIES! The Musical @ Tower Theatre
7:30 pm
Disney’s NEWSIES The Broadway Musical will be playing at The Tower Theater the weekends of 8/16 thru 8/25.  This Tony-winning Broadway hit inspires everyone to fight for what’s right and seize the day.  Based on the[...]
Aug 21 @ 2:00 pm – Aug 22 @ 8:30 pm
Disney's Alice in Wonderland @ Tower Theatre
2:00 pm
Travel down the rabbit hole and join Alice, one of literature’s most beloved heroines, in her madcap adventures.  Alice in Wonderland Jr. features updated songs from Disney’s thrilling animated motion picture.  Lewis Carroll’s famous heroine[...]
Music On The Green @ Sam Johnson Park
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Music On The Green @ Sam Johnson Park
6:00 pm
Music on the Green is Redmond’s version of a GREAT community block party.  On Aug 21st, the Beatles cover band, JuJu Eyeball will be playing.  Take a trip down memory lane with this phenomenal band.[...]
Music In The Pines @ Frontier Heritage Park
Aug 22 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Music In The Pines @ Frontier Heritage Park
5:00 pm
Mid Oregon Credit Union invites you to “Music in the Pines” summer concert series in La Pine.  This is a great opportunity to come together with the community and enjoy some fantastic music, great food[...]
Aug 22 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
6:00 pm
Part of the Bend Brewing Company Backyard Movie Series… MOTHERLOAD is a crowdsourced documentary in which the cargo bicycle becomes a vehicle for exploring motherhood in this digital age of climate change. The film explores[...]
KC Flynn @ Sunriver Resort
Aug 22 @ 6:30 pm
KC Flynn @ Sunriver Resort
6:30 pm
Bring the family, pull up a blanket and enjoy live music at The Backyard at Sunriver Resort!  A different live band will be featured each concert day. Delicious food and local brews, wine and cocktails[...]
Classical Concert IV @ Sunriver Music Festival
Aug 22 @ 7:30 pm
Classical Concert IV @ Sunriver Music Festival
7:30 pm
Sunriver Music Festival’s Classic Concert IV features, pianist Eric Zuber.  ERIC ZUBER has been a recipient of major prizes from the world’s most prestigious international piano competitions and has performed with many of the major[...]
Art In The High Desert @ Old Mill District
Aug 23 @ 10:00 am – Aug 25 @ 4:00 pm
Art In The High Desert @ Old Mill District
10:00 am
Art In the High Desert is Central Oregon’s Premier Juried Fine Art & Craft Show and Sale.  Over 120 acclaimed artists selected from across North America will be on the banks of the Deshcutes River[...]
4th Friday Art Stroll @ Downtown Sisters
Aug 23 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
4th Friday Art Stroll @ Downtown Sisters
4:00 pm
Visit some 20 Art Galleries in Sisters: Enjoy beautiful art, good company, refreshments, music, demonstrations, hors d’œuvres, plus additional sponsoring restaurants and food venues for during and following the stroll. Visit with actual artists and[...]
Big Lawn Music Series @ Suttle Lake Lodge
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Big Lawn Music Series @ Suttle Lake Lodge
6:00 pm
Enjoy the beauty of Suttle Lodge and Lake while listening to some great music on the lawn.  The Big Lawn Music series is an all ages event.  (dogs too, if leashed)  If the weather gets[...]
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm – Aug 24 @ 11:00 pm
Theater in the Park @ Drake Park
6:00 pm
Theater in the Park presents “La Cage Aux Follies” in beautiful Drake Park.  Enjoy dinner and a show right on the Deschutes River and Mirror Pond.  Based on Jean Poiret’s 1973 French play of the[...]
Aug 23 @ 6:30 pm
Billy Lund and Whiskey Weekend @ Sunriver Resort
6:30 pm
Sunriver Resort invites you to enjoy Billy Lund and Whiskey Weekend at The Backyard.  Bring the family, roll out a blanket and dance on the grass.  This concert is FREE!  Food and beverages will be[...]
Summer Concert Series @ Sisters Saloon
Aug 23 @ 7:00 pm
Summer Concert Series @ Sisters Saloon
7:00 pm
Join the Sisters Saloon & Ranch Grill on their outdoor patio Friday, August 23 for Sean Watkins (of Nickel Creek) & The Bee Eaters!  Doors open at 6pm, show starts at 7pm. Our shows are all ages. Special[...]
The Philadelphia Story @ Cascades Theatrical Company
Aug 23 @ 7:30 pm – Sep 8 @ 2:00 pm
The Philadelphia Story @ Cascades Theatrical Company
7:30 pm
Cascades Theatrical presents the classic romantic comedy “The Philadelphia Story“.  You may remember this original Broadway hit starring Katherine Hepburn.  The local production will run 8/23 thru 9/8 Thurs-Sat. @7:30pm and Sunday matinees at 2pm.[...]
Artist Talk with Nebeker Family @ At Liberty Arts Collaborative
Aug 24 @ 10:00 am
10:00 am
Members of the Nebeker family share their memories and stories, as they discuss and reminisce on Royal’s life and work.
CAKE @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
Aug 24 @ 5:00 pm
CAKE @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
5:00 pm
CAKE is an American alternative rock band from Sacramento, California.  They will be playing at the Les Schwab Amphitheater on August 24th.  Doors open at 5pm This concert allows low-profile chairs. Re-usable water bottles/canteens and Take[...]
High Desert Rendezvous @ High Desert Museum
Aug 24 @ 5:00 pm
High Desert Rendezvous @ High Desert Museum
5:00 pm
The High Desert Rendezvous is one of the MOST exciting events of the year!  Don’t miss the 30th anniversary of this festive benefit that helps support the Hight Desert Museum’s educational programs.  Festivities begin at[...]
The Reputations @ Sunriver Resort
Aug 24 @ 6:30 pm
The Reputations @ Sunriver Resort
6:30 pm
Don’t miss The Reputations at The Backyard at Sunriver Resort.  Enjoy this FREE concert on the beautiful lawn behind the resort.  Bring the family, pull up a blanket and dance in the grass.  Delicious food[...]
Sisters Sunday Showcase @ Sisters Farmers Market at Fir Street Park
Aug 25 all-day
Sisters Sunday Showcase @ Sisters Farmers Market at Fir Street Park
12:00 am
Local talent, local kids, and local smoothies are on the bill for the Sunday Showcase at Sisters Farmers Market on August 25. Parents can take a break to browse handcrafted goods, fresh fruits, and veggies[...]
Sisters Farmers Market @ Fir Street Park
Aug 25 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Sisters Farmers Market @ Fir Street Park
11:00 am
Sisters Farmers Market invites you to come on down for some small-town fun!  Share the bounty of our special town in a relaxed, friendly atmosphere. Microlocal produce, artisanal foods, handcrafted goods, & more!  Now on[...]
Music in the Canyon @ American Legion Park
Aug 28 @ 5:30 pm
Music in the Canyon @ American Legion Park
5:30 pm
Music in the Canyon is a community event, by and for the people. All shows are for fun and for free, featuring food, art and music in the coolest outdoor venue in Central Oregon. June 19th[...]
Mexican Gunfight @ Sunriver Resort
Aug 29 @ 6:30 pm
Mexican Gunfight @ Sunriver Resort
6:30 pm
Bring the family, pull up a blanket and enjoy live music at The Backyard at Sunriver Resort! A different live band will be featured each concert day. Delicious food and local brews, wine and cocktails[...]
Big Lawn Music Series @ Suttle Lake Lodge
Aug 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Big Lawn Music Series @ Suttle Lake Lodge
6:00 pm
Enjoy the beauty of Suttle Lodge and Lake while listening to some great music on the lawn.  The Big Lawn Music series is an all ages event.  (dogs too, if leashed)  If the weather gets[...]
Precious Byrd @ Sunriver Resort
Aug 30 @ 6:30 pm
Precious Byrd @ Sunriver Resort
6:30 pm
Precious Byrd will be performing at The Backyard at Sunriver Resort on July 19th.  Don’t miss this WILDLY POPULAR NW band.  Bring the family, pull up a blanket and enjoy great live music for FREE![...]
Aug 31 all-day
ART IN NATURE: BEND CAMERATA @ Wanderlust Tours
12:00 am
Wanderlust Tours is proud to present the next event in our Art in Nature outdoor performance series! Super talented local a cappella group Bend Camerata will perform at one of our favorite lakeside locations. Hike[...]
Aug 31 – Sep 2 all-day
Barlow Trail Rendezvous Days @ Wamic, OR
12:00 am
The community of Wamic in North Central Oregon is known as The Gateway to the Barlow Trail.  To commemorate this historic site they host the Barlow Trail Rendezvous Days complete with period costumes and black[...]
Aug 31 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Central Oregon Saturday Market
10:00 am
Central Oregon Saturday Market is the largest gathering of local artists and crafters East of The Cascades!  The market takes place every Saturday and Sunday starting Memorial Day and runs through Labor Day.  It is[...]
High Street Party Band @ Sunriver Resort
Aug 31 @ 6:30 pm
High Street Party Band @ Sunriver Resort
6:30 pm
Bring the family, pull up a blanket and enjoy live music at The Backyard at Sunriver Resort! A different live band will be featured each concert day. Delicious food and local brews, wine and cocktails[...]
Summer Concert Series @ Sunriver Resort
Sep 1 @ 6:30 pm
Summer Concert Series @ Sunriver Resort
6:30 pm
Bring the family, pull up a blanket and enjoy live music at The Backyard at Sunriver Resort! A different live band will be featured each concert day. Delicious food and local brews, wine and cocktails[...]
Dixie Land Band @ Faith, Hope, and Charity Vineyards
Sep 2 @ 6:00 pm
Dixie Land Band @ Faith, Hope, and Charity Vineyards
6:00 pm
Enjoy an old fashioned Labor Day at Faith Hope & Charity Vineyards… In addition to a GREAT BBQ, you can enjoy family friendly games, beautiful view and live music.  A real live Dixie Land Band[...]