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:


*Disclaimer: Due to COVID-19 many upcoming events in April and May have been cancelled or postponed. Please check with individual event contact or event website to see if there have been changes to the event.*

Jun 7 @ 9:00 am
Heaven Can Wait 5K @ Drake Park
9:00 am
Each year on National Cancer Survivors Day, the first Sunday in June, the Heaven Can Wait 5K draws thousands to Bend’s Drake Park with a shared mission to raise funds for Sara’s Project, a fund of[...]
Oregon High Desert Classic I @ J Bar J Youth Ranch
Jul 15 – Jul 19 all-day
Oregon High Desert Classic I @ J Bar J Youth Ranch | Bend | Oregon | United States
12:00 am
Oregon High Desert Classics are hosted on a beautiful 40-acre ranch in sunny Bend, Oregon the last two weeks in July. These premier AA hunter/jumper competitions attract top riders from all over the Western United[...]
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[...]
High Desert Rendezvous @ High Desert Museum
Aug 29 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
High Desert Rendezvous @ High Desert Museum
5:00 pm
The High Desert Rendezvous is considered one of the most exciting events of the year!  Funds from this festive benefit help support the High Desert Museum’s educational programs.  Festivities begin at 5:00pm with a reception,[...]
Sunriver Run For A Cause @ Sunriver Resort
Sep 5 – Sep 6 all-day
Sunriver Run For A Cause @ Sunriver Resort
12:00 am
Run for joy. Run for health. Run for someone you love.  Pick your distance: Half Marathon, 10K, 5K or Kids Dash. This annual race winds through a beautiful race course that shows off Sunriver’s spectacular mountain[...]
Sep 6 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Bennington Properties Presents: Dog Day In May @ Village at Sunriver
11:00 am
Dog Day in May in The Village at Sunriver is a popular event with local and traveling dogs, and their human companions. This year’s Dog Day in May was rescheduled for September. Start the day[...]
15th Annual Tuxes & Tails @ Riverhouse Convention Center
Oct 3 @ 5:30 pm
15th Annual Tuxes & Tails @ Riverhouse Convention Center
5:30 pm
Don’t miss the event of the year!  The 15th Annual Tuxes & Tails is sure to be the best one yet.  You will be partying & dancing in style celebrating the Roaring 20’s!  The evening features[...]