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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!

ALL UPCOMING EVENTS

Civil War Coming To Central Oregon @ The House on the Metolius
May 18 @ 9:00 am – May 20 @ 4:00 pm
Civil War Coming To Central Oregon @ The House on the Metolius | Camp Sherman | Oregon | United States
9:00 am
The Northwest Civil War Council will present a full Civil War reenactment at The House On Metolius Meadow, Saturday and Sunday, May 19 & 20, 2018. The reenactment and living history camps include over 200[...]
13 The Musical @ Tower Theatre
May 19 – May 20 all-day
13 The Musical @ Tower Theatre
12:00 am
Thoroughly Modern Productions presents a T3 Teen Theatre Program, 13 The Musical, at The Tower Theater.  With a bright, catchy pop score from Jason Robert Brown, equal doses of humor and pathos, and a cast[...]
May 19 @ 10:00 am – May 20 @ 4:00 pm
Annual Soft Opening @ SHARC | Sunriver | Oregon | United States
10:00 am
Let the fun begin!!  SHARC, in Sunriver will have its annual Summer Soft Opening weekend on May 19-20.  Here’s your chance to experience this fantastic aquatic center for only $5 plus 3 cans of food. [...]
SELCO Mini Pole Peddle Paddle @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
May 20 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
SELCO Mini Pole Peddle Paddle @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
9:00 am
Calling all K-5th graders!  Gather your friends and form a team for the extremely fun Mini Pole Peddle Paddle!  You will compete in cool team events like the Human Centipede Challenge, Team Memory Challenge and of[...]
May 23 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Bend's Farmers Market Opens @ Brooks Alley | Bend | Oregon | United States
3:00 pm
YAY! Bend Farmers Market Opens for the season! You’ll find everything you need from fruits and vegetables, to meat, poultry, dairy, sweet treats and flowers. Check out our incredible vendors!  Bend Farmers Market is blossoming into one[...]
May 24 – May 31 all-day
Boathouse Restaurant Opens @ Suttle Lake | Sisters | Oregon | United States
12:00 am
Suttle Lodge’s Boathouse Restaurant will open for summer on May 24th.  Get your crunchy veg/fish sando/shandy/soft serve fix!  Plus, enjoy the incredible lake view from the Boathouse.  Open everyday 7am to 8pm until Sept. 9th. [...]
Summer Concert Series @ Sunriver Resort - The Backyard
May 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Summer Concert Series @ Sunriver Resort - The Backyard
6:30 pm
Sunriver Resort brings back their ever-popular Summer Concert Series.  Bring the family, pull up a blanket and enjoy live music at The Backyard at Sunriver Resort! A different live band will be featured on concert[...]
May 26 all-day
Central Oregon Saturday Market @ Downtown Bend | Bend | Oregon | United States
12:00 am
Saturday Market is back!!  Starting May 26th.  The Central Oregon Saturday Market is the largest gathering of local artists East of the Cascades since 1974. Open summer Saturdays in Downtown Bend across from the Public[...]
May 26 – Aug 15 all-day
Farm & U-Pick Opens for Season @ Cascade Lavender | Madras | Oregon | United States
12:00 am
Cascade Lavender farm is blessed with an incredible panorama of pastoral fields that display a breath-taking array of colors when in full bloom.  The farm will open for the season on Memorial Day weekend.   The[...]
May 26 @ 11:00 am
Spread Kindness in Downtown Bend @ Layor Art + Supply | Bend | Oregon | United States
11:00 am
The Downtown Bend Kindness Committee wants you to help Pay it Forward and spread kindness in Downtown Bend! Join us on any or all of the following dates to blast Downtown Bend with kindness! May[...]
Victory Swig @ McMenamins
May 26 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Victory Swig @ McMenamins | Bend | Oregon | United States
7:00 pm
An evening with Victory Swig just makes you feel Good !  This fun loving band will have you up on your feet dancing.  They are influenced by rock, jam, funk, R&B, stomp-grass, bluegrass, old school,[...]
May 30 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Bend's Farmers Market Opens @ Brooks Alley | Bend | Oregon | United States
3:00 pm
YAY! Bend Farmers Market Opens for the season! You’ll find everything you need from fruits and vegetables, to meat, poultry, dairy, sweet treats and flowers. Check out our incredible vendors!  Bend Farmers Market is blossoming into one[...]
Coyote Willow @ McMenamins
May 30 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Coyote Willow @ McMenamins | Bend | Oregon | United States
7:00 pm
Coyote Willow is an exciting combination of cello, guitar and rich vocals.  They blend progressive Folk and Americana music with hints of Celtic influence.  Let them take you on a unique musical journey that will[...]
Bend Elks Opening Weekend @ Vince Genna Stadium
Jun 1 @ 6:30 pm – Jun 3 @ 5:00 pm
Bend Elks Opening Weekend @ Vince Genna Stadium | Bend | Oregon | United States
6:30 pm
Play Ball !!  Bend Elks Opening Day 2018 is set for Friday, June 1st.  Bend will host Cowlitz at Vince Genna Stadium on Friday and Sat nights at 6:35 and on Sunday at 5:05.  Its always[...]
Jun 2 all-day
Central Oregon Saturday Market @ Downtown Bend | Bend | Oregon | United States
12:00 am
Saturday Market is back!!  Starting May 26th.  The Central Oregon Saturday Market is the largest gathering of local artists East of the Cascades since 1974. Open summer Saturdays in Downtown Bend across from the Public[...]
Sunriver Youth Free Fishing Day @ Caldera Obsidian Lake
Jun 2 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Sunriver Youth Free Fishing Day @ Caldera Obsidian Lake | Bend | Oregon | United States
9:00 am
Sunriver Anglers invite you to the ever popular annual “Sunriver Youth Free Fishing Day”.  This great morning of family fun takes place at Obsidian Lake in Caldera Springs.  Activities include fishing for trout, storytelling in[...]
Xtreme Bulls @ Sisters Rodeo Grounds
Jun 6 @ 6:30 pm
Xtreme Bulls @ Sisters Rodeo Grounds | United States
6:30 pm
Xtreme Bulls is the only officially sanctioned bull riding tour of the PRCA.  Watch these elite bulls go head to head with talented cowboy athletes.  This event will be held at the Sisters Rodeo Grounds[...]
9th Annual Rhubarb Festival @ La Pine Senior Center
Jun 9 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
9th Annual Rhubarb Festival @ La Pine Senior Center | La Pine | Oregon | United States
9:00 am
Ready for a good time? Head on out to La Pine on June 9th for the best and biggest Annual Rhubarb Festival in Oregon. Dutch oven cooking, Over 65 vendors, Live Music, Rhubarb Dessert Baking[...]
Climbing At Smith Rock @ High Desert Museum
Jun 12 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Climbing At Smith Rock @ High Desert Museum | Bend | Oregon | United States
8:00 am
The High Desert Museum invites you to experience the adventure of rock climbing at Smith Rock.  This half-day excursion is designed for beginning climbers and families.  The experts from Smith Rock Climbing School will explain[...]
Jun 16 all-day
Central Oregon Saturday Market @ Downtown Bend | Bend | Oregon | United States
12:00 am
Saturday Market is back!!  Starting May 26th.  The Central Oregon Saturday Market is the largest gathering of local artists East of the Cascades since 1974. Open summer Saturdays in Downtown Bend across from the Public[...]
Music on the Water Concert
5:00 pm
Great music, phenomenal views and good beer!  Elk Lake invites you to their Music on the Water Summer Concert Series.  This fun FREE series takes place every Saturday night on the lake starting at 5pm.  Each[...]
Fathers Day Demolition Derby @ Deschutes County Expo Center
Jun 17 @ 1:00 pm
1:00 pm
Treat Dad to A SMASHING GOOD TIME!  See the newest derby cars and over 50 of the best drivers competing for over $7,000 in prize money. Event takes place at the Juniper Arena at the Deschutes[...]
Turf Tunes @ SHARC
Jun 17 @ 6:00 pm
Turf Tunes @ SHARC
6:00 pm
Spend your Sundays at the SHARC in Sunriver! Turf Tunes is a fun FREE weekly event for the whole family.   Come enjoy great entertainment, a farmers market, local food carts and more!  On Sunday, June[...]
4 Peaks Music Festival @ Stevenson Ranch
Jun 21 – Jun 24 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[...]
Pacific Crest Weekend Sports Festival @ The Village at Sunriver
Jun 22 @ 8:00 am – Jun 24 @ 5:00 pm
Pacific Crest Weekend Sports Festival @ The Village at Sunriver
8:00 am
Make Pacific Crest Sports Festival your summer RACE-Cation in 2018.  With 20 different events, this is the MUST-DO multi-sport event in stunning Sunriver.   Find out why friends and family come back year after year[...]
Jun 23 @ 10:00 am – Jun 24 @ 2:00 pm
Rosland Park Faerie House and Garden Tour @ Lapine Parks | La Pine | Oregon | United States
10:00 am
Don’t miss the 1st Annual Faerie House and Garden Art Tour which will take place at Rosland Park in La Pine.  You’ll love strolling through the park admiring the creativity and magic of the Garden creations.  There[...]
Music on the Water Concert
5:00 pm
Great music, phenomenal views and good beer!  Elk Lake invites you to their Music on the Water Summer Concert Series.  This fun FREE series takes place every Saturday night on the lake starting at 5pm.  Each[...]
Jun 23 @ 6:30 pm – Jun 24 @ 1:00 pm
6:30 pm
Enjoy the Wizard of Oz performed by the Academie de Ballet Classique at The Tower Theater.  There will be two performances – Saturday 6/23 at 6:30pm and Sunday 6/24 at 1:00pm.
Turf Tunes @ SHARC
Jun 24 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
4:00 pm
Mango Stew will be performing at Turf Tunes at the SHARC in Sunriver on Sunday, June 24th.  Bring a blanket or low profile chair and enjoy this FREE outdoor concert.  Mango Stew performs live original[...]
Dog Show @ Deschutes County Expo Center
Jun 29 @ 8:00 am – Jul 1 @ 4:00 pm
Dog Show @ Deschutes County Expo Center | Redmond | Oregon | United States
8:00 am
Mt Bachelor Kennel Club will hold its annual dog show the weekend of June 29th.  This event is at the Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center and is FREE to spectators.  You will love watching[...]