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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

Nov 24 – Dec 15 all-day
COCC Student Dishes Featured @ Anthony's
12:00 am
Anthony’s at the Old Mill District and the Cascade Culinary Institute at Central Oregon Community College collaborated to bring you the student winners of the inaugural Chopped Competition. Ten culinary students from the Institute split[...]
Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberly @ Cascades Theatrical Company
Nov 29 @ 7:30 pm – Dec 15 @ 4:00 pm
Miss Bennet:  Christmas at Pemberly @ Cascades Theatrical Company
7:30 pm
Cascades Theatrical Company presents:  “Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley“. A Play by Lauren Gunderson & Margot Melcon –  Directed by Wilma Keller A sequel to Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice set two years after the novel[...]
SantaLand @ Old Mill District
Nov 29 @ 10:45 pm – Dec 28 @ 5:00 pm
SantaLand @ Old Mill District | Bend | Oregon | United States
10:45 pm
Santa loves Bend!  After flying in on an AirLink helicopter on Friday, Nov. 29, the Big Guy in Red will make his way to SantaLand in the Old Mill District, located this year in the[...]
Fiddler on the Roof @ Pinckney Center for The Arts
Dec 7 – Dec 15 all-day
Fiddler on the Roof @ Pinckney Center for The Arts
12:00 am
Ovation Performing Arts proudly presents Fiddler on the Roof.  Come and enjoy Central Oregon’s advancing arts community in this classic tale filled with beautiful music, choreography and timeless themes of history, faith and tradition. Set[...]
Dec 10 @ 7:30 pm – Dec 11 @ 9:00 pm
Sister's Christmas Catechism @ Tower Theatre
7:30 pm
The Mystery of the Magi’s Gold is the perfect gift of holiday cheer.  Join Sister at The Tower Theater as she snoops into the puzzle that has stumped theologians:  Whatever happened to the Wise Men’s[...]
Dec 11 @ 6:00 pm – Dec 15 @ 9:00 pm
Journey To Bethlehem @ Bend
6:00 pm
Experience the story of Christmas with Journey to Bethlehem.  Journey back 2,000 years to the village where Jesus was born.  Experience the first Christmas in person on a guided outdoor tour through the streets of Bethlehem.[...]
Wine Down Wednesday @ Bledsoe Family Winery
Dec 11 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Wine Down Wednesday @ Bledsoe Family Winery
6:00 pm
Bledsoe Family Winery invites you to enjoy “Wine” Down Wednesday with KC Flynn.  Acoustic rock, folk and country music in an intimate setting with long time local favorite, KC Flynn.
Dec 11 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
"Oregon's Moon Country" Screening @ High Desert Museum
6:30 pm
High Desert Museum invites you to join them for an advanced screening of OPB’s new historical documentary Oregon’s Moon Country.  Before the 1969 moon landing, almost all the Apollo astronauts trained in Central Oregon, where unique[...]
Company Grand @ McMenamins
Dec 11 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Company Grand @ McMenamins
7:00 pm
Company Grand is an exciting combination of of several talented and diverse musicians coming together to create an unforgettable experience. Horns, drums, keyboard, guitar and more – they create the most exciting dance grooves you’ll[...]
Dec 12 @ 7:00 pm
Tim Zimmerman and Kings Brass @ Tower Theatre
7:00 pm
If you like the fun, upbeat sound of great brass music – you must experience Tim Zimmerman and King’s Brass.   By teaming together, these professionals from around the United States perform their original arrangements as[...]
Holiday Lights Paddle Parade @ Tumalo Creek Kayak & Canoe
Dec 13 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Holiday Lights Paddle Parade @ Tumalo Creek Kayak & Canoe
4:00 pm
“It’s a Bend holiday tradition like none other. Join fellow Bandits Friday, Dec. 13th for Tumalo Creek Kayak & Canoe’s 2019 Holiday Lights Paddle Parade and the opening night of the store’s annual holiday sale![...]
Apres Ski Bash @ The Commons
Dec 13 @ 6:30 pm
6:30 pm
Apres Ski Bash is back with another season of truly fantastic Free Monthly Friday Concerts.   Enjoy comraderie, beer, wine and great music after a day on the slopes.   These concerts are 100% free, all ages[...]
Elf @ Tower Theatre
Dec 13 @ 7:00 pm
Elf @ Tower Theatre
7:00 pm
The classic holiday movie ELF will be playing a The Tower Theater on Dec. 13th.  In addition to the Holiday laughs and  Seasonal sentiments there will be Costume contests and Adult beverages. This event is[...]
Craft-O! A Holiday Market @ The Old Ironworks
Dec 14 @ 9:00 am – Dec 15 @ 5:00 pm
Craft-O! A Holiday Market @ The Old Ironworks
9:00 am
Here’s your chance to BUY LOCAL!  Craft-O! is a Holiday Market that will feature 75+ artists and makers.  Check out the beautiful gifts, many handmade by local artists.  Doors open at 9am in the Old[...]
Father Christmas @ High Desert Museum
Dec 14 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Father Christmas @ High Desert Museum
11:00 am
The High Desert Museum invites you to bring a camera and take a photo with Father Christmas.  Our beloved 1880s character of holiday past will be waiting for your wish list in the historic ambience of[...]
Winter Beer Festival @ Goodlife Brewing
Dec 14 @ 2:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Winter Beer Festival @ Goodlife Brewing
2:00 pm
Bigfoot Beverages & Good Life Brewing invite you to the Central Oregon Winter Beer Festival.  Enjoy amazing winter beers from Central Oregon’s Top 23 local breweries. Admission to the 2019 COWBF will be $15.00 and[...]
Ugly Sweater Pub Crawl @ Downtown Bend
Dec 14 @ 5:00 pm
Ugly Sweater Pub Crawl @ Downtown Bend
5:00 pm
Its that time again to Get Ugly!  Downtown Bend presents the ever popular annual Ugly Sweater Pub Crawl.  Help keep Downtown Bend vibrant!  100% of the proceeds from our fundraisers go to the DBBA.  What can[...]
Dec 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
6:00 pm
Special screening of the new movie, “A Stone in the Water.” A dark thriller starring Bonnie Bedelia (“Diehard,” “Salem’s Lot”), Melissa Fumero (“Brooklyn 99”), and actors from the Bend community. Synopsis: An all but forgotten[...]
Dec 14 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
8:00 pm
Second showing of the special screening of the new movie, “A Stone in the Water”  takes place from 8-10 pm. The local cast and crew will be in attendance for this, the 8:15 screening. Live[...]
Dec 14 @ 8:00 pm
HDCM Concert Series: Calder Quartet @ Tower Theater
8:00 pm
Join High Desert Chamber Music for our annual Valentine’s Day concert at The Tower Theater on this special evening. Enjoy a concert featuring the Calder Quartet, making their debut in the HDCM Concert Series. This[...]
Bend Pops Holiday Concert @ Bend Senior Center
Dec 15 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
Bend Pops Holiday Concert @ Bend Senior Center
2:00 pm
The Bend Pops Orchestra will be performing a FREE Holiday Pops Concert at the Bend Senior Center on Dec. 15th.  Come and enjoy an afternoon of your favorite holiday music.  The Bend Pops Orchestra was[...]
Dec 20 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Winter Solstice Celebration @ The Pavillion
5:30 pm
Light up the season at The Pavilion!  and celebrate the shortest day of the year with a Winter Solstice Celebration.  With festivities to welcome winter’s delights, ice skaters who bring a canned food item to[...]
Who's Bad: The Ultimate Michael Jackson Experience @ Tower Theatre
7:30 pm
“Who’s Bad” is an unrivaled celebration of pop music’s one true King.  Their power-packed performance of Michael Jackson’s expansive catalog has ignited crowds on every continent and can only be described as a jaw-dropping, musical[...]
Dec 28 @ 8:00 pm
The Fab Four-The Ultimate Beatles Experience @ Tower Theatre
8:00 pm
The BEST Beatles Tribute EVER is coming to The Tower Theater  –  The Fab Four The Ultimate Tribute. The Emmy Award Winning Fab Four is elevated far above every other Beatles Tribute due to their[...]
MEOW MEOW @ Tower Theatre
Dec 29 @ 7:30 pm
MEOW MEOW @ Tower Theatre
7:30 pm
Internationally acclaimed comedienne and singer, MEOW MEOW, unveils her sublime and subversive holiday cabaret.  This will be an unforgettable evening of orchestrated chaos!  She sold out New York’s Lincoln Center, Sydney’s Opera House and Berlin’s[...]
Prix Fixe Dinner @ The Oxford Hotel
Dec 31 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Prix Fixe Dinner @ The Oxford Hotel
6:00 pm
Celebrate the end of 2019 with a fabulous four-course prix fixe dinner in the heart of downtown Bend at The Oxford Hotel. Full menu is available on our website: https://www.oxfordhotelbend.com/the-kitchen.htm. Seatings are at 6:00 pm[...]
Jan 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Natural History Pub @ McMenamins
7:00 pm
High Desert Museum invites you to Natural History Pub at McMenamins.  This month’s topic is “Extraordinary Birds:  Up Close and Personal“.  Join Elise Wolf, founder of Native Bird Care avian rescue in Sisters, for a[...]
BendBroadband's Jazz At The Oxford - Eldon "T" Jones & N Touch
7:00 pm
 BendBroadband’s Jazz At The Oxford is back with saxophonist Eldon “T” Jones and his band, N Touch. Jones touches the hearts of audiences with his profoundly genuine playing and his own groove jazz style he’s honed[...]
Jan 11 @ 11:15 am – 1:15 pm
BendBroadband's FREE Music Education Workshop @ The Oxford Hotel
11:15 am
BendBroadband’s FREE Music Education Workshop, hosted by Georges Bouhey, offers local music students and professionals the opportunity to talk with, learn from and play with Eldon “T” Jones and N Touch.  No advance registration required.[...]
Jan 11 @ 7:30 pm
Jim O'Neil as Clarence Darrow @ Tower Theatre
7:30 pm
Jim O’Neil launches his national tour of the venerable Broadway drama “Darrow”.  His performance reveals the eloquence and humor of the controversial lawyer – best known for the Scopes “Monkey Trial”.  O’Neil is a distant[...]