Sunriver Music Festival’s Discover the Symphony Concert & Instrument Petting Zoo

THIS TUESDAY Aug 20, 2:00 pm, Sunriver Resort Great Hall. Come one and all, try your hand at an instrument, bring your kids (or not), and have some fun at the Instrument Petting Zoo! Sunriver Music Festival’s Discover the Symphony Concert is an entertaining concert presenting orchestral music in a fun and informal setting for a one-hour concert in the beautiful Great Hall. Featuring virtuosic young soloists and the full orchestra. Petting Zoo open by 2:00, Concert 3:00-4:00

Boomerama Expo

The Boomerama 50+ Health and Age Less Living Expo is produced “by Boomers, for Boomers”.  This is an annual celebration of people who choose to “Re-fire” not Retire.  This fun filled Boomer expo is packed with positive, life affirming info.  Think Educational Summit, Home & Garden Show, Travel Expo and Health & Wellness Fair all rolled into one.  “As an attendee, you will have access to a select group of local/national companies who want to earn your business, relevant expert speakers and much more.”  Admission is free but if you register online you won’t have to stand in any lines…

Concert On The Patio

Enjoy the music of Todd Haaby at beautiful Broken Top Club restaurant on August 29th.  This event is part of Summer Concerts on the Patio at the club.  Patio seating with incredible views of the lake and mountain, delicious food and refreshing drinks – plus great music!!

Concert On The Patio

Broken Top Club invites you to enjoy their live music concert with Lindy Gravelle on Sunday, August 25th at 6pm.   Patio seating with incredible views, delicious food and refreshing drinks – plus GREAT music… This is one of the BEST dining experiences in Bend…

Wine ‘n’ Shine Car Show

Don’t miss the first annual Wine ‘n’ Shine Car Show at the beautiful Faith Hope & Charity Vineyards.  Come sip some incredible locally grown wine and view some of the best show cars in Central Oregon.  The Vineyard is appx. 7 miles west of Terrebonne with gorgeous views.  This car show has 16 categories with awards for each one…In addition to great wine, the beer sponsor for this event is Wild Ride Brewing.

Lower Deschutes Whitewater Camp

Tumalo Creek Kayak & Canoe has the ultimate opportunity for you to become a developed whitewater kayaker.  The Lower Deschutes Whitewater Camp is a multi-day adventure on the Lower Deschutes.  This camp is for the intermediate paddler looking to gain experience.  You will paddle up to class III+/IV on this trip (with guides) so it is important to have some experience coming in.  In addition to great whitewater, you will be blown away by the Tumalo Creek signature meals.  This is one unforgettable camp!

Aug 23-25 or  Oct 18-20

The Eli Young Band

Oregon Spirit Distillers invites you to enjoy The Eli Young Band on Sept. 17th.  Doors open at 6pm, all ages are welcome.  This band has always been unique in modern country music.  They write many of their own songs and stay true to their Texas roots.  Over the years, they have built a grass-roots fanbase that propelled each of their previous three albums into the Top 5 of Billboard’s Country Albums chart, with 2014’s 10,000 TOWNS bowing at No. 1. Three No. 1 singles gave the band an edgy, romantically-charged identity (“Crazy Girl,” “Even If It Breaks Your Heart” and “Drunk Last Night”). Their stable of hits collected Platinum and Multi-Platinum certifications that lead to Grammy and CMA Award nominations, Billboard Awards and an ACM trophy for Song of the Year (“Crazy Girl”). This is a standing room only event – no chairs or blanket please..

Stone Sculpture Show

Join members of the Northwest Stone Sculptors Association for the 4th Annual outdoor stone sculpture show & afternoon exhibition of their work. Visit with over 50 Artists from Japan and the Pacific Northwest region to discuss the tools, techniques and stones used to create their art. Many of the sculptures are offered for sale.

This event is free to the public.

Sisters Sunday Showcase

Local talent, local kids, and local smoothies are on the bill for the Sunday Showcase at Sisters Farmers Market on August 25. Parents can take a break to browse handcrafted goods, fresh fruits, and veggies while children enjoy a free performance class at 11:30 a.m. Teenaged singer-songwriter Syd Hummel performs on the Songbird Stage, and young students from Kid Made Camp debut their new smoothie recipes at their certified food cart. Don’t miss the All-Ages Talent Show at 1 pm. (Want to share your talent or reserve a spot at the performance class? See starshine-theater.com.) Sisters Farmers Market takes place Sundays, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at through the end of September at Fir Street Park. Kids: bring swimsuits & towels for the splash pad!

Discovery Day

OSU Cascades invites you and your family to Discovery Day on campus.  Enjoy a day of exploration for all ages!   And learn about the solutions OSU brings to your community – and our world.  There will be Talks on:

Robots and Comedy
The First Victims of Climate Change
Six Qualities of Strong Families
Bat Hub Talk
OSU Extension Experts
Telling Your Story

Fun and Food includes:

Rock Climbing Wall
Oregon Food Tasting
Kids Games
Robot Races
Music
3D Food Printer
Face-painting

Explore and Learn:

Flavored Vinegar Workshop
Anatamoge Demonstrations
Launching Micro Rockets with Chemistry
HERS Wildlife Station
Expansion Tour
Art Collection Tour
OSU Alumni Open House
Pressure Canning
Equity Lounge

In addition, there will be Robot Races, a Wildlife Station, Kids Fitness Station, Taste of Oregon and more!!