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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

Raptors of the Desert Sky @ High Desert Museum
May 25 @ 11:30 am – Sep 2 @ 12:30 pm
Raptors of the Desert Sky @ High Desert Museum | Bend | Oregon | United States
11:30 am
The High Desert Museum invites you to “Raptors of the Desert Sky”.  Raptors take flight overhead in this intimate demonstration.  Experience these powerful predators up close as wildlife specialists showcase the birds’ agility and grace.[...]
Jun 4 @ 9:00 am – Aug 30 @ 1:00 pm
Half Day Kayaking, Paddleboarding or Canoeing Tour @ Tumalo Creek Kayak & Canoe
9:00 am
The Half Day Deschutes River Tour is available every Tuesday and Friday during the summer from 9am to 1pm.  Imagine floating on a kayak or canoe through a completely undeveloped, pristine and aqua-blue section of[...]
She Loves Me @ Cascades Theatrical
Jun 6 @ 7:30 pm – Jun 30 @ 3:30 pm
She Loves Me @ Cascades Theatrical
7:30 pm
Cascades Theatrical Company invites you to enjoy the musical “She Loves Me“.  This highly entertaining play will run on weekends from June 6th through June 30th.  Friday and Sat. evening shows start at 7:30 and[...]
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,[...]
Jun 15 – Jun 27 all-day
Ride The River Shuttle Opens @ Park & Float
12:00 am
Ride the River is the popular Park & Float shuttle that transports floaters to help decrease the dependence on parking along Drake Park. Floaters can ride the shuttle for $3.00, and enjoy unlimited rides all[...]
Bike Park Opens @ Mt Bachelor
Jun 15 @ 10:00 am – Jun 30 @ 4:00 pm
Bike Park Opens @ Mt Bachelor
10:00 am
The Mt. Bachelor Bike Park will open for the season on June 15th.  The park offers lift served access to an 13 miles of downhill oriented trails. The beginner lift, Sunshine Accelerator serves as a great[...]
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[...]
Father’s Day @ High Desert Museum
Jun 16 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Father's Day @ High Desert Museum
9:00 am
The High Desert Museum welcomes dads on Father’s Day with FREE admission!
Jun 16 @ 12:00 pm
Bite of Bend Beer Run @ Drake Park
12:00 pm
The Bite of Bend Beer Run sends participants along a 5k race loop through Drake Park along the Deschutes River and back through Columbia Park.  Along the way you will be enjoying the fine beer[...]
Local’s Monday @ Immersion Brewing
Jun 17 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Local's Monday @ Immersion Brewing
6:00 pm
Join the folks at Immersion Brewing every Monday for Local’s Monday! Our weekly event celebrates everything local that we love. We’ll have $2 off our local Immersion Beers (6-8pm), a weekly specialty dish whipped up[...]
Jun 19 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The National Reserve @ McMenamins
7:00 pm
Don’t miss the alternative rock band from Brooklyn – The National Reserve at McMenamins.  Enjoy a powerful performance of rock and soul at this FREE concert.  This band is considered one of the BEST in[...]
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 20 @ 7:00 pm
John Mayall with Special Guest @ Tower Theatre
7:00 pm
John Mayall, “The Godfather of British Blues” will be performing at The Tower Theater on June 20th, at 7pm.  John has had a legendary career playing with such artists as Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix, Steve[...]
Bend Elks Home Game @ Vince Genna Stadium
Jun 21 @ 6:30 pm – Jun 23 @ 8:30 pm
Bend Elks Home Game @ Vince Genna Stadium
6:30 pm
Play Ball !!!   Come support our local baseball team.  The Bend Elks will be playing Bellingham the weekend of June 21-23.   Enjoy small town ball complete with great food vendors and the Beer[...]
Jun 22 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
2019 Desert Orthopedics Paddleboard Challenge @ Riverbend Park
8:00 am
The Bend Paddleboard Challenge is a 4.5-mile race that starts approx 50 yards offshore at Riverbend Park.  The race proceeds .5 miles upstream to the Healy Bridge, continues downstream .75 miles to the island, and returns[...]
Pride 5K Run/Walk @ Drake Park
Jun 22 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Pride 5K Run/Walk @ Drake Park
8:00 am
Out Central Oregon presents the first ever Pride 5K Run/Walk in Bend celebrating inclusivity and expanding on the Central Oregon Pride Festival. June 22nd events include: 5K festive course, followed by a Drag Dash (a[...]
Miller Ranch Sawmill @ High Desert Museum
Jun 22 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Miller Ranch Sawmill @ High Desert Museum | Bend | Oregon | United States
11:00 am
Come to the High Desert Museum and see how a REAL sawmill runs.  Full steam ahead! Discover how critical this steam-powered sawmill was to homestead families on the High Desert while seeing it in action.[...]
Wonderful Wizard of Oz @ Tower Theatre
Jun 22 @ 5:00 pm
Wonderful Wizard of Oz @ Tower Theatre
5:00 pm
The Academie de Ballet is proud to present the “Wonderful Wizard of Oz” at the Tower Theater on June 22nd.  Don’t miss this great production which is fun for the entire family.  Doors open at[...]
Clear Summer Nights Concerts @ Athletic Club of Bend
Jun 22 @ 5:30 pm
Clear Summer Nights Concerts @ Athletic Club of Bend
5:30 pm
Clear Summer Nights Concerts are BACK!!!  Come enjoy incredible music in one of the most intimate outdoor venues -the Athletic Club of Bend.  June 22nd, Sublime with Rome returns to the stage with their blend[...]
Rebelution @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
Jun 23 @ 6:30 pm
Rebelution @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
6:30 pm
Rebelution brings it Good Vibes Summer Tour to the Les Schwab Amphitheater on June 23rd.  This California reggae-rock hybrid band returns to Bend with special guests Collie Buddz, Durand Jones & The Indications and DJ Mackie.[...]
Local’s Monday @ Immersion Brewing
Jun 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Local's Monday @ Immersion Brewing
6:00 pm
Join the folks at Immersion Brewing every Monday for Local’s Monday! Our weekly event celebrates everything local that we love. We’ll have $2 off our local Immersion Beers (6-8pm), a weekly specialty dish whipped up[...]
Bend Elks at Home @ Vince Genna Stadium
Jun 25 @ 6:30 pm – Jun 27 @ 8:30 pm
Bend Elks at Home @ Vince Genna Stadium
6:30 pm
The Bend Elks will be playing Walla Wall at home this week June 25-27.  Come out and support our local team.  Games start at 6:35 and gates will open an hour earlier.  Enjoy great food[...]
Jun 27 @ 6:30 pm
Michael Franti & Spearhead with Ziggy Marley @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
6:30 pm
Michael Franti & Spearhead returns for his 10th concert at the Les Schwab Amphitheater.  This time he brings special guest and reggae royalty, Ziggy Marley with him.  This concert allows low-profile chairs. Re-usable water bottles/canteens[...]
Boogie Wonderland @ Tower Theater
Jun 28 @ 8:00 pm
Boogie Wonderland @ Tower Theater
8:00 pm
Its a DISCO Party at The Tower!!  Party to the top dance and disco hits of the late 70’s and get down with a special tribute to ABBA.  Boogie Wonderland is a live performance produced[...]
Cruxapalooza @ Crux Fermentation Project
Jun 29 all-day
Cruxapalooza @ Crux Fermentation Project | Bend | Oregon | United States
12:00 am
Head to Crux Fermentation Project on June 29th for the anniversary celebration – Cruxapalooza!  This will be a full day of fantastic craft beer, food and amazing music.  Did we mention there will also be[...]
Granger Smith @ Oregon Spirit Distillers
Jun 30 @ 7:00 pm
Granger Smith @ Oregon Spirit Distillers
7:00 pm
Granger Smith is a rising country star out of Texas.  He will be joined at Oregon Spirit Distillers summer concert with Earl Dibbles, Jr.   The entire Oregon Spirit Distillers facility turns into a live music[...]
Local’s Monday @ Immersion Brewing
Jul 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Local's Monday @ Immersion Brewing
6:00 pm
Join the folks at Immersion Brewing every Monday for Local’s Monday! Our weekly event celebrates everything local that we love. We’ll have $2 off our local Immersion Beers (6-8pm), a weekly specialty dish whipped up[...]
Clear Summer Nights Concert @ Athletic Club of Bend
Jul 2 @ 5:30 pm
Clear Summer Nights Concert @ Athletic Club of Bend
5:30 pm
Clear Summer Nights Concerts are BACK!!!  Come enjoy incredible music in one of the most intimate outdoor venues -the Athletic Club of Bend.  Country Music Hall of Famer, Kris Kristofferson will be performing with The[...]
Bend Elks Baseball @ Vince Genna Stadium
Jul 2 @ 6:30 pm – Jul 7 @ 8:00 pm
Bend Elks Baseball @ Vince Genna Stadium
6:30 pm
Play Ball !  Come out to Vince Genna Stadium and support your local Bend Elks Baseball Team.  Nothing says “summer” like a hometown baseball game complete with hot dogs, mascot and other fun activities.  July 2,3[...]
First Wednesday Jazz @ Bend Golf & Country Club
Jul 3 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
First Wednesday Jazz @ Bend Golf & Country Club
6:00 pm
Enjoy live jazz along with great food at a premier club.  Bend Golf & County club was originally chartered in 1925 and has been totally remodeled.  They are open to the public for First WednesdayJazz.[...]