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 


Central Oregon Beer Week @ Local Breweries
May 17 – May 26 all-day
Central Oregon Beer Week @ Local Breweries
12:00 am
Central Oregon Beer Week is a celebration of Bend and Central Oregon’s thriving craft beer culture! There are 29 active breweries in Central Oregon with more on the way as well as fantastic venues that[...]
SMaSH Fest @ McMenamins
May 25 @ 1:30 pm – 8:30 pm
SMaSH Fest @ McMenamins
1:30 pm
SMaSH Fest returns to O’Kanes Square at McMenamins on May 15th.  In addition to unique beer creations from more than a dozen CO Breweries, there will be great music by Chiringa and the Jess Ryan[...]
May 31 @ 4:00 pm – Jun 1 @ 9:00 pm
1st Annual Sunriver Brewfest! @ Sunriver Resort
4:00 pm
Don’t miss the first ever Sunriver Brewfest on May 31 and June 1 presented by Sunriver Resort. “Thanks to a partnership with Columbia Distribution, the Sunriver Brewfest will welcome two dozen breweries, pouring more than[...]
Bend Beer Chase @ Worthy Brewing
Jun 1 all-day
Bend Beer Chase @ Worthy Brewing | Bend | Oregon | United States
12:00 am
The Bend Beer Chase is a one-day six-person running relay of approximately 55 miles, consisting of 12 legs of varying distance (4-8miles per leg) and endless craft beer.  The course starts from Bend, travels to[...]
Jun 15 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Beers Bands & Public Lands @ Drake Park
12:00 pm
BHA invites you to their biggest party of the year and entry is FREE to all Public Land Owners!  (pssst – that means you) This event takes place in Drake Park on June 15th.  There will[...]
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[...]
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[...]
Bend Summer Festival @ Downtown Bend
Jul 12 – Jul 14 all-day
Bend Summer Festival @ Downtown Bend | Bend | Oregon | United States
12:00 am
The Bend Summer Festival is a weekend like no other!  This event turns the streets of downtown Bend into one big party.  The festival features fine food and libations, talented artists, three stages of first[...]
Bend Brewfest @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
Aug 15 @ 12:00 pm – Aug 17 @ 11:00 pm
Bend Brewfest @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
12:00 pm
Beer lovers rejoice!  The Bend Brewfest is back with over 200+ craft beers plus cider and wine.  This outdoor festival is held at The Les Schwab Amphitheater August 15-17  Admission is FREE.  For tasting, a[...]
Aug 30 – Aug 31 all-day
Little Woody Bend Barrel-Aged Beer, Cider & Whiskey Festival @ Deschutes Historical Museum
12:00 am
Calling all gnomes!!  The Little Woody is back better than ever!  What is it you say??…The Little Woody Bend Barrel-Aged Beer, Cider & Whiskey Festival celebrates barrel aged libations from across the Northwest.  Come taste[...]