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:


Ripples @ Riverhouse
Apr 18 @ 5:30 pm
Ripples @ Riverhouse
5:30 pm
Join the Deschutes Children’s Foundation as they celebrate and create a remarkable guest experience at Ripples, April 18 at 5:30.  Ripples takes place at the Riverhouse Convention Center and welcomes 400 prominent community members, art collectors,[...]
HDCM Concert Series: ROBERT THIES @ Wille Hall - Central Oregon Community College
May 9 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
HDCM Concert Series: ROBERT THIES @ Wille Hall - Central Oregon Community College
7:30 pm
High Desert Chamber Music’s 12th season, presented by Mission Building, concludes with Steinway Artist Robert Thies. He first captured worldwide attention when he won the Gold Medal at the Second International Prokofiev Competition in St.[...]
23rd Annual Fiber Market Day @ Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center
Jun 6 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
23rd Annual Fiber Market Day @ Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center
9:00 am
Annual Fiber Market Day shares the love of natural fibers and all the ways they can be creatively used and enjoyed!  Demonstrations and sales from fiber animal producers, spinners, weavers, felters, dyers, rug makers, knitters,[...]
Sunriver Art Fair @ The Village at Sunriver
Aug 7 @ 9:30 am – Aug 9 @ 4:00 pm
Sunriver Art Fair @ The Village at Sunriver
9:30 am
The Sunriver Art Fair was voted among the top 10 small town art fairs in the country.  This event attracts over 70 artists from across the country in 11 different mediums:  ceramics, glass, jewelry, painting,[...]
Art in the High Desert @ Old Mill District
Aug 28 – Aug 30 all-day
Art in the High Desert @ Old Mill District
12:00 am
Art in the High Desert brings over 120 nationally acclaimed, hand-picked, visual artists to the banks of the Deschutes River in Bend, Oregon’s Old Mill District.  This event has been ranked in the top 20[...]
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,[...]
Oct 27 @ 6:00 pm
History Pub:  Catch A Thief @ McMenamins
6:00 pm
History Pub at McMenamins presents:  Catch a Thief: International Art Theft and the FBI.  Presented by Lynne McKee, Former FBI Art Theft Program Manager.  Lynne McKee spent eight years at FBI Headquarters in Washington, D.C.[...]