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First Friday Art Walk 5:00 pm
First Friday Art Walk @ Downtown Bend
Sep 1 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
First Friday at Red Chair Gallery 5:00 pm
First Friday at Red Chair Gallery @ Red Chair Gallery
Sep 1 @ 5:00 pm
First Friday at the Red Chair Gallery focuses on the colorful works of the following artists: Joanie Callen, Mosaics, Stephanie Stanley, Fiber Arts and Julia Kennedy, Woven Beaded Jewelry. Join us from 5-8:30 to see what’s new!
Art at the Ranch 5:30 pm
Art at the Ranch @ Black Butte Ranch
Sep 1 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
ARTIST RECEPTION SILENT AUCTION & LIVE MUSIC
Heathers, The Musical 6:30 pm
Heathers, The Musical @ 2nd Street Theater
Sep 1 @ 6:30 pm
Stage Right Productions and Lonely Fish Productions present Heathers the Musical written by Laurence O’Keefe and Kevin Murphy, opening September 1, 2017 and running through September 16. There will an opening night champagne reception from 6:30 to 7:30 on Friday the 1st, which is also considered National Heathers Day, as the show opens with the...
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Innovation Lab: Design Inspired By Nature
Innovation Lab: Design Inspired By Nature @ High Desert Museum
Sep 2 all-day
Learn how designers, engineers and architects are taking a page from nature’s book, and create some designs of your own in this family-friendly exhibition. September 2, 2017 through February 17, 2018
Art at the Ranch 9:00 am
Art at the Ranch @ Black Butte Ranch
Sep 2 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
ART FAIR Black Butte Ranch, Lakeside Promenade Saturday, September 2 10 am – 4 pm CHILDREN’S ACTIVITIES 2 pm – 4 pm LIVE MUSIC HOOD STREET RAMBLERS 10:30 am – 12:30 pm MARV & RINDY ROSS of Quarterflash 1 pm – 3 pm
Cycling Group Ride 9:30 am
Cycling Group Ride @ Crow's Feet Commons
Sep 2 @ 9:30 am
Looking to get in with a group of happy, easy going local cyclists? You’re in the right place. This no-drop group ride will take you along the Twin Bridges loop, a standard road cycling ride for the area. The loop is 36 miles of beautiful backroad, starting with coffee and ending with lunch and beer....
CENTRAL OREGON SATURDAY MARKET 10:00 am
CENTRAL OREGON SATURDAY MARKET @ Downtown, Across from Library
Sep 2 @ 10:00 am
 
8th Annual Maragas Grape Stomp 11:00 am
8th Annual Maragas Grape Stomp @ Maragas Winery
Sep 2 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
  Our 8th Annual Grape Stomp. Take your tootsies for a ride through the fruit of the earth! There will be the general stomp where everybody gets to stomp grapes, and then there will be the stomp competition. Here’s a run-down on this year’s event: • Foot stomping, energy sparking live music by The Opal Springs Boys • Feel like making...
International Vulture Awareness Day 1:00 pm
International Vulture Awareness Day @ High Desert Museum
Sep 2 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Vultures play a very important ecological role by recycling carrion, reducing the spread of some diseases and helping to control pests. Leland Brown, Oregon Zoo’s non-lead hunting education coordinator, will present information about vultures and lead poisoning at a table in the Bird of Prey Pavilion and talk about these topics during the 3:30 bird...
Blank Pages Writing Workshops 6:00 pm
Blank Pages Writing Workshops @ The Workhouse
Sep 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Make a Scene, or, You Complete Me Create movement, build suspense, stack moments, and complete the big picture
Heathers, The Musical 6:30 pm
Heathers, The Musical @ 2nd Street Theater
Sep 2 @ 6:30 pm
Stage Right Productions and Lonely Fish Productions present Heathers the Musical written by Laurence O’Keefe and Kevin Murphy, opening September 1, 2017 and running through September 16. There will an opening night champagne reception from 6:30 to 7:30 on Friday the 1st, which is also considered National Heathers Day, as the show opens with the...
“PETER AND THE STARCATCHER” 7:30 pm
“PETER AND THE STARCATCHER” @ Cascades Theatrical Company
Sep 2 @ 7:30 pm
Based on the best-selling book by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson, this ingenious treasure stars a dozen performers portraying more than a hundred memorable roles. With a magical mix of high-flying romance and adventure, Peter and the Starcatcher will hook you with its outlandish humor and genuine spirit.  Don’t miss out on what The New...
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Bend Art Center workshop Lunar Programs 10:00 am
Bend Art Center workshop Lunar Programs @ Bend Art Center
Sep 3 @ 10:00 am
Moon Prints Sat, Aug 19, 10-11 am Sun, Aug 20, Noon-1 pm Sun, Sep 3, 11-Noon Sun, Sep 10, 11-Noon Sun, Sep 17, 11-Noon Celebrate the eclipse by creating your very own moon prints, using our “Lunar” exhibit for inspiration. Play with soy-based inks on plexi plates and create beautiful colors, textures, and patterns. Then...
CENTRAL OREGON SUNDAYS 5:59 pm
CENTRAL OREGON SUNDAYS @ Sharc
Sep 3 @ 5:59 pm – 6:59 pm
Central Oregon Sundays $19 per person. Includes outdoor/indoor aquatics and disc golf (when available). Must show proof of residence in Deschutes, Jefferson or Crook County
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Local’s Pint at Broken Top Bottle Shop 6:00 pm
Local’s Pint at Broken Top Bottle Shop @ Broken Top Bottle Shop
Sep 4 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Deals on draft beer every Monday night @ 6 pm – 10 pm!
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T-Shirt Tuesday at Broken Top Bottle Shop
T-Shirt Tuesday at Broken Top Bottle Shop @ Broken Top Bottle Shop
Sep 5 all-day
Deals for buying & wearing BTBS gear!
Bend Comedy Open Mic 7:00 pm
Bend Comedy Open Mic @ Summit Saloon
Sep 5 @ 7:00 pm
 
Figure Drawing Sessions at The Workhouse 7:00 pm
Figure Drawing Sessions at The Workhouse @ The Workhouse
Sep 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
We hold figure drawing sessions with a live model every Tuesday evening from 7-9 pm at the Workhouse, there is no registration required so drop in. Bring your own drawing materials, some easels are provided but are first come first serve.
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Music On The Green Redmond’s Free Summer Concert Series 6:00 pm
Music On The Green Redmond’s Free Summer Concert Series @ Sam Johnson Park
Sep 6 @ 6:00 pm
Bring the lawn chairs, grab a blanket and join the Redmond Chamber of Commerce & CVB for free live music as it hosts the 22nd year of Music on the Green, presented by Bank of the Cascades and Eberhard’s Dairy Products. One of Central Oregon’s longest-running free community concert series, Music on the Green will...
Wino Wednesday at Broken Top Bottle Shop 6:00 pm
Wino Wednesday at Broken Top Bottle Shop @ Broken Top Bottle Shop
Sep 6 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Deals on wine every Wednesday @ 6 pm – 10 pm at BTS.
Wednesday Ecstatic Dance 7:00 pm
Wednesday Ecstatic Dance @ The Old Stone
Sep 6 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Welcome to Bend Ecstatic Dance …where all approaches to dance and movement are honored! We draw no arbitrary lines of separation between dance as therapy, art, recreation, or contemplation, all is welcome here. There is no method, formula, map, or guru for you to follow. We invite you to follow your own Self, cultivate your...
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Thirsty Taco Thursday at Broken Top Bottle Shop
Thirsty Taco Thursday at Broken Top Bottle Shop @ Broken Top Bottle Shop
Sep 7 all-day
Veggie & Meaty Taco Specials every Thursday at BTS.
“Strictly Originals” Open Mic at Strictly Organic Coffee 6:00 pm
“Strictly Originals” Open Mic at Strictly Organic Coffee @ Strictly Organic Coffee Co.
Sep 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Come join the open mic at Strictly Organic! Musicians, singers-songwriters, comedians, poets! Hosted by Hal Worcester. Original material only. Come early for sign up!  
Open Mic Night in the Crow’s Feet Commons Cafe 6:00 pm
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SISTERS FOLK FESTIVAL 2017- CANCELED 5:00 pm
SISTERS FOLK FESTIVAL 2017- CANCELED @ Intimate Venues Throughout the Town of Sisters
Sep 8 @ 5:00 pm
SISTERS FOLK FESTIVAL CANCELED It is with profound regret that the Board of Directors of the Sisters Folk Festival announces that the September 8 – 10, 2017 event has been cancelled due to extremely poor air quality conditions in Central Oregon. After days of intensive consultation with fire managers, meteorologists and health professionals, we have determined...
LIVE MUSIC WITH MICHAEL FRANTI AND SPEARHEAD 6:30 pm
LIVE MUSIC WITH MICHAEL FRANTI AND SPEARHEAD @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
Sep 8 @ 6:30 pm
Ticket Mill 541.318.5457 Michael Franti is a musician, filmmaker and humanitarian who is recognized as a pioneering force in the music industry. Long known for his globally conscious lyrics, powerful performances, and dynamic live shows, Franti has continually been at the forefront of lyrical activism, using his music as a positive force for change.
Jazz at the Oxford 7:00 pm
Jazz at the Oxford @ The OXFORD hotel
Sep 8 @ 7:00 pm
For five weekends from October through March, world-class jazz comes to the OXFORD hotel’s intimate jazz ballroom located in the heart of downtown Bend. Curated by jazz artist Patrick Lamb of Patrick Lamb Productions, the 2017 – 2018 lineup kicks off in October with T.S. Monk and his sextet commemorating the centennial birthday of T.S.’s father, Thelonious...
Round-Robin Poetry Reading 7:00 pm
Round-Robin Poetry Reading @ Dudley’s Bookshop Cafe
Sep 8 @ 7:00 pm
Bend-based poet and author Ellen Waterston will join poets Judith Montgomery and Penelope Scambly Schott for a round-robin evening of poetry Friday, September 8, 7:00 p.m. at Dudley’s Bookshop Café, 135 NW Minnesota Ave. in downtown Bend. The poets will take turns reading their work and providing perspective. The readings will be followed by an...
The Bad Cats are Rockin’ Northside! 8:30 pm
The Bad Cats are Rockin’ Northside! @ Northside Bar & Grill
Sep 8 @ 8:30 pm
Dance to live Rock ‘n’ Roll, Blues, and Soul. Big dance floor, great food, full bar, and an awesome atmosphere.
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Hollinshead Community Garden Annual Open House 9:00 am
Hollinshead Community Garden Annual Open House @ Hollinshead Community Garden
Sep 9 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
The Central Oregon Chapter of OSU Master Gardeners™ invite you to the Hollinshead Community Garden Annual Open House. Free gardening mini-classes and tours of the community garden, Waterwise Education Beds, Hollinshead Home Museum and Barn. Bring the kids to see worms and bug displays. We’ll be outdoors, so dress for the weather.
Second Saturday at WAAAM Air and Auto Museum 9:00 am
Second Saturday at WAAAM Air and Auto Museum @ Western Antique Aeroplane and Automobile Museum
Sep 9 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
The Second Saturday of each month the WAAAM Air and Auto Museum opens the doors to roll out and run some of its antique airplanes and cars. Visitors watch airplane operations up close and may get to ride in old cars too. Open 9-5Activities 10-2.Lunch 11-1. Free parking. WAAAM is located three miles from downtown...
Cycling Group Ride 9:30 am
Cycling Group Ride @ Crow's Feet Commons
Sep 9 @ 9:30 am
Looking to get in with a group of happy, easy going local cyclists? You’re in the right place. This no-drop group ride will take you along the Twin Bridges loop, a standard road cycling ride for the area. The loop is 36 miles of beautiful backroad, starting with coffee and ending with lunch and beer....
Thorn Hollow String Band 11:00 am
Thorn Hollow String Band @ High Desert Museum
Sep 9 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Hear frontier tunes played by the Museum’s lively house band. 11:00 am—2:00 pm
Rejoice! Diaspora Dance Theater WORKSHOP 12:00 pm
Rejoice! Diaspora Dance Theater WORKSHOP @ ScaleHouse
Sep 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
This Community Dance Class will include an introductory movement class incorporating influences from West Africa, Brazil, the Caribbean and Contemporary American dance forms. Participants will engage in bridging storytelling, folklore, and community building through dance. Participants will also have the opportunity to perform in the evening performance with the Rejoice! Ensemble. No performance experience is...
Second Saturday Art Reception at Artists Gallery Sunriver 4:00 pm
Second Saturday Art Reception at Artists Gallery Sunriver
Sep 9 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
You’re invited! Come indulge your creative curiosities and mingle with others during our popular Second Saturday Art Receptions. 57100 Beaver Drive, Sunriver Village, Building 19
SISTERS FOLK FESTIVAL 2017- CANCELED 5:00 pm
SISTERS FOLK FESTIVAL 2017- CANCELED @ Intimate Venues Throughout the Town of Sisters
Sep 9 @ 5:00 pm
SISTERS FOLK FESTIVAL CANCELED It is with profound regret that the Board of Directors of the Sisters Folk Festival announces that the September 8 – 10, 2017 event has been cancelled due to extremely poor air quality conditions in Central Oregon. After days of intensive consultation with fire managers, meteorologists and health professionals, we have determined...
Rejoice! Diaspora Dance Theater PERFORMANCE 7:00 pm
Rejoice! Diaspora Dance Theater PERFORMANCE @ ScaleHouse
Sep 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Led by artistic director Oluyinka Akinjiola, Rejoice! weaves together dance, storytelling, and live music illustrating rich histories and making social commentary through movements of the African Diaspora and contemporary dance forms. The Portland, Oregon based group presents cultural history and traditions from Africa and the Diaspora inspired by icons like Maya Angelou, Nina Simone, Xica...
CATurday night LIVE music with the Bad Cats at Northside! 8:30 pm
CATurday night LIVE music with the Bad Cats at Northside! @ Northside Bar & Grill
Sep 9 @ 8:30 pm
Dance to LIVE Rock ‘n’ Roll, Blues, & Soul. Full bar, great food, awesome atmosphere, and a big dance floor make this one of Bend’s best live music venues.
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Bend Art Center workshop Lunar Programs 10:00 am
Bend Art Center workshop Lunar Programs @ Bend Art Center
Sep 10 @ 10:00 am
Moon Prints Sat, Aug 19, 10-11 am Sun, Aug 20, Noon-1 pm Sun, Sep 3, 11-Noon Sun, Sep 10, 11-Noon Sun, Sep 17, 11-Noon Celebrate the eclipse by creating your very own moon prints, using our “Lunar” exhibit for inspiration. Play with soy-based inks on plexi plates and create beautiful colors, textures, and patterns. Then...
2017 GREAT DRAKE PARK ROTARY DUCK RACE 11:00 am
2017 GREAT DRAKE PARK ROTARY DUCK RACE @ Drake Park
Sep 10 @ 11:00 am
The 2017 Great Drake Park Rotary Duck Race is scheduled for Sunday, September 10th starting at 11am at Drake Park. The 2017 Great Drake Park Rotary Duck Race is scheduled for Sunday, September 10th starting at 11am at Drake Park.
SISTERS FOLK FESTIVAL 2017- CANCELED 5:00 pm
SISTERS FOLK FESTIVAL 2017- CANCELED @ Intimate Venues Throughout the Town of Sisters
Sep 10 @ 5:00 pm
SISTERS FOLK FESTIVAL CANCELED It is with profound regret that the Board of Directors of the Sisters Folk Festival announces that the September 8 – 10, 2017 event has been cancelled due to extremely poor air quality conditions in Central Oregon. After days of intensive consultation with fire managers, meteorologists and health professionals, we have determined...
John Butler Trio 5:30 pm
John Butler Trio @ Athletic Club of Bend
Sep 10 @ 5:30 pm
The contradictions in John Butler are evident, and, despite his magnificently successful career (with number one albums in Australia and sell-out tours) his is a troubled soul. One of the most successful recording artists Australia has ever produced and a musician whose reputation has begun to rock the waters of both Europe and America, Butler...
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Local’s Pint at Broken Top Bottle Shop 6:00 pm
Local’s Pint at Broken Top Bottle Shop @ Broken Top Bottle Shop
Sep 11 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Deals on draft beer every Monday night @ 6 pm – 10 pm!
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T-Shirt Tuesday at Broken Top Bottle Shop
T-Shirt Tuesday at Broken Top Bottle Shop @ Broken Top Bottle Shop
Sep 12 all-day
Deals for buying & wearing BTBS gear!
ASTRONOMY TALK with JOHN HAYES – Photographing Deep Skies 6:00 pm
ASTRONOMY TALK with JOHN HAYES – Photographing Deep Skies @ Bend Art Center
Sep 12 @ 6:00 pm
John Hayes, a retired optical engineer and deep sky photographer, offers a non-technical look at how deep sky images are created, how they relate to what you might see visually through a telescope, and how the colors relate to what is “really out there.”  Learn a little about the objects themselves along with the ancient...
Bend Comedy Open Mic 7:00 pm
Bend Comedy Open Mic @ Summit Saloon
Sep 12 @ 7:00 pm
 
Figure Drawing Sessions at The Workhouse 7:00 pm
Figure Drawing Sessions at The Workhouse @ The Workhouse
Sep 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
We hold figure drawing sessions with a live model every Tuesday evening from 7-9 pm at the Workhouse, there is no registration required so drop in. Bring your own drawing materials, some easels are provided but are first come first serve.
Natural History Pub Bats and White-Nose Syndrome 7:00 pm
Natural History Pub Bats and White-Nose Syndrome @ McMenamins Old St Francis School
Sep 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Bats play an important ecological role as insect predators and pollinators. They help to control some of our most costly agricultural and forest pests. However, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service biologists and partners estimate that at least 5.7 million to 6.7 million bats have now died from white-nose syndrome. Join Dr. Thomas Rodhouse, ecologist for...
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Wino Wednesday at Broken Top Bottle Shop 6:00 pm
Wino Wednesday at Broken Top Bottle Shop @ Broken Top Bottle Shop
Sep 13 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Deals on wine every Wednesday @ 6 pm – 10 pm at BTS.
Women in Motion, 1850—1920 6:00 pm
Women in Motion, 1850—1920 @ High Desert Museum
Sep 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Was Sportswear a Woman’s Right? Women today have an astounding selection of sportswear, but this was not always the case. In the past, women were not welcome in the gym or pool, or on the field, court, path or slopes, no matter how they were dressed. How did this transformation come about? In this presentation,...
Wednesday Ecstatic Dance 7:00 pm
Wednesday Ecstatic Dance @ The Old Stone
Sep 13 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Welcome to Bend Ecstatic Dance …where all approaches to dance and movement are honored! We draw no arbitrary lines of separation between dance as therapy, art, recreation, or contemplation, all is welcome here. There is no method, formula, map, or guru for you to follow. We invite you to follow your own Self, cultivate your...
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Teachers’ Night Out
Teachers’ Night Out @ High Desert Museum
Sep 14 all-day
Network with colleagues and community partners. Enjoy free food, drinks and gifts. Educational resources available. Special programs before the main event, at 6:00 pm, include: 5:00 pm Miller Family Ranch and Sawmill Tour 5:30 pm Bird of Prey Encounter Free to educators and administrators Contact Erica Pelley at 541-382-4754 ext. 320 or info@highdesertmuseum.org to donate...
Thirsty Taco Thursday at Broken Top Bottle Shop
Thirsty Taco Thursday at Broken Top Bottle Shop @ Broken Top Bottle Shop
Sep 14 all-day
Veggie & Meaty Taco Specials every Thursday at BTS.
H4W potluck reunion. 5:30 pm
H4W potluck reunion. @ HOLLINSHEAD BARN
Sep 14 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
har*mo*ny Friendship ~ CooperationUnity ~ Peacefulness Simultaneously sounded musical notes to produce chords & chord progressions.  Bella is hosting a H4W potluck reunion.  In a beautiful space we’ll gather in harmony, enjoy good food, reminisce, renew friendships & hear about the future of H4W. For Dessert we’ll learn a few tags to feel those harmony...
“Strictly Originals” Open Mic at Strictly Organic Coffee 6:00 pm
“Strictly Originals” Open Mic at Strictly Organic Coffee @ Strictly Organic Coffee Co.
Sep 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Come join the open mic at Strictly Organic! Musicians, singers-songwriters, comedians, poets! Hosted by Hal Worcester. Original material only. Come early for sign up!  
Open Mic Night in the Crow’s Feet Commons Cafe 6:00 pm
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Uncorked Sunriver Style 3:00 pm
Uncorked Sunriver Style @ SHARC
Sep 15 @ 3:00 pm – Sep 16 @ 6:00 pm
Ages 21 & older; must show valid ID to consume wine $15 General Public; $12 SROA Member Preference ID Admission is good for both days and includes Uncorked stemless wine glass, one tasting token and live music. Additional tastes sold by the vendors. $5 ages under 21 or non-drinkers (includes event entry & music only).
Uncorked
Uncorked @ Benham Hall-Sharc
Sep 15 all-day
Enjoy wines from across Oregon as well as chocolate and cheeses during this two-day event that will also feature food and live music. Visit Sunriversharc.com/calendar.html or Facebook.com/uncorkedsunriverstyle/ for more details.
13th Annual Bend Oktoberfest! 3:00 pm
13th Annual Bend Oktoberfest! @ Downtown Bend on Oregon and Irving Streets by the Downtown Bend parking garage.
Sep 15 @ 3:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Bend Oktoberfest is an incredible opportunity to sample seasonal local craft beers as well as select Bavarian wines, eat unique food, and participate fun events like the Wiener Dog Races, Tricycle Races, Yodeling contests and more. All of this takes place in a FREE family-friendly environment. Last year was the event’s largest Oktoberfest yet, with...
Parlour 6:00 pm
Parlour @ Jackson's Corner Eastside
Sep 15 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
 
Rock of Ages at Tower Theatre 7:30 pm
Rock of Ages at Tower Theatre @ Tower Theatre
Sep 15 @ 7:30 pm
The Tower Theatre Foundation kicks off the 2017-2018 Live at the Tower season with Thoroughly Modern Productions’ staging of the Broadway hit “Rock of Ages”.  Multiple Tony-nominee, “Rock of Ages”, is a musical love story set on the Sunset Strip in 1987 featuring Drew, a shy kid from South Detroit, and Sherrie, a small-town Kansas...
Redmond rocks with the Bad Cats at Hub City! 9:00 pm
Redmond rocks with the Bad Cats at Hub City! @ Hub City Bar & Grill
Sep 15 @ 9:00 pm
Dance to LIVE Rock ‘n’ Roll, Blues, & Soul on the Hub’s BIG dance floor! Great food & drinks, and a friendly atmosphere at this Redmond LIVE music venue.
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Cycling Group Ride 9:30 am
Cycling Group Ride @ Crow's Feet Commons
Sep 16 @ 9:30 am
Looking to get in with a group of happy, easy going local cyclists? You’re in the right place. This no-drop group ride will take you along the Twin Bridges loop, a standard road cycling ride for the area. The loop is 36 miles of beautiful backroad, starting with coffee and ending with lunch and beer....
13th Annual Bend Oktoberfest! 12:00 pm
13th Annual Bend Oktoberfest! @ Downtown Bend on Oregon and Irving Streets by the Downtown Bend parking garage.
Sep 16 @ 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Bend Oktoberfest is an incredible opportunity to sample seasonal local craft beers as well as select Bavarian wines, eat unique food, and participate fun events like the Wiener Dog Races, Tricycle Races, Yodeling contests and more. All of this takes place in a FREE family-friendly environment. Last year was the event’s largest Oktoberfest yet, with...
Blank Pages Writing Salon 6:00 pm
Blank Pages Writing Salon @ The Workhouse
Sep 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Salons are informal gatherings where we share work, do freewriting based on prompts, discuss craft, and other aspects of writing. Everyone is welcome. If you want, bring a 1-2 page piece that you’re working on to share with the group.
Rock of Ages at Tower Theatre 7:30 pm
Rock of Ages at Tower Theatre @ Tower Theatre
Sep 16 @ 7:30 pm
The Tower Theatre Foundation kicks off the 2017-2018 Live at the Tower season with Thoroughly Modern Productions’ staging of the Broadway hit “Rock of Ages”.  Multiple Tony-nominee, “Rock of Ages”, is a musical love story set on the Sunset Strip in 1987 featuring Drew, a shy kid from South Detroit, and Sherrie, a small-town Kansas...
CATurday night LIVE music witht he Bad Cats at Hub City! 9:00 pm
CATurday night LIVE music witht he Bad Cats at Hub City! @ Hub City Bar & Grill
Sep 16 @ 9:00 pm
Dance to LIVE Rock ‘n’ Roll, Blue, & Soul on the Hub’s BIG dance floor! Great food & drinks, and a friendly atmosphere at this Redmond LIVE music venue.
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Bend Art Center workshop Lunar Programs 10:00 am
Bend Art Center workshop Lunar Programs @ Bend Art Center
Sep 17 @ 10:00 am
Moon Prints Sat, Aug 19, 10-11 am Sun, Aug 20, Noon-1 pm Sun, Sep 3, 11-Noon Sun, Sep 10, 11-Noon Sun, Sep 17, 11-Noon Celebrate the eclipse by creating your very own moon prints, using our “Lunar” exhibit for inspiration. Play with soy-based inks on plexi plates and create beautiful colors, textures, and patterns. Then...
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Local’s Pint at Broken Top Bottle Shop 6:00 pm
Local’s Pint at Broken Top Bottle Shop @ Broken Top Bottle Shop
Sep 18 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Deals on draft beer every Monday night @ 6 pm – 10 pm!
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T-Shirt Tuesday at Broken Top Bottle Shop
T-Shirt Tuesday at Broken Top Bottle Shop @ Broken Top Bottle Shop
Sep 19 all-day
Deals for buying & wearing BTBS gear!
Bend Comedy Open Mic 7:00 pm
Bend Comedy Open Mic @ Summit Saloon
Sep 19 @ 7:00 pm
 
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Wino Wednesday at Broken Top Bottle Shop 6:00 pm
Wino Wednesday at Broken Top Bottle Shop @ Broken Top Bottle Shop
Sep 20 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Deals on wine every Wednesday @ 6 pm – 10 pm at BTS.
Wednesday Ecstatic Dance 7:00 pm
Wednesday Ecstatic Dance @ The Old Stone
Sep 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Welcome to Bend Ecstatic Dance …where all approaches to dance and movement are honored! We draw no arbitrary lines of separation between dance as therapy, art, recreation, or contemplation, all is welcome here. There is no method, formula, map, or guru for you to follow. We invite you to follow your own Self, cultivate your...
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Thirsty Taco Thursday at Broken Top Bottle Shop
Thirsty Taco Thursday at Broken Top Bottle Shop @ Broken Top Bottle Shop
Sep 21 all-day
Veggie & Meaty Taco Specials every Thursday at BTS.
“Strictly Originals” Open Mic at Strictly Organic Coffee 6:00 pm
“Strictly Originals” Open Mic at Strictly Organic Coffee @ Strictly Organic Coffee Co.
Sep 21 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Come join the open mic at Strictly Organic! Musicians, singers-songwriters, comedians, poets! Hosted by Hal Worcester. Original material only. Come early for sign up!  
Brewers Dinner featuring Three Creeks Brewing 6:00 pm
Brewers Dinner featuring Three Creeks Brewing @ FivePine Lodge
Sep 21 @ 6:00 pm
Special Brewers Dinner featuring Three Creeks Thursday, September 21st at 6pm Reservations Required (limited seating): (541) 549-5900 x 101 or kn@fivepinelodge.com 4 Course dinner for $68 per person including gratuity 10% discount on any cabin/lodge room on Thursday, September 21st MENU Appetizer: Pecan Encrusted Goat Cheese Balls with Marionberry Coulis and Peppered Filo Crackers First...
Open Mic Night in the Crow’s Feet Commons Cafe 6:00 pm
Rock of Ages at Tower Theatre 7:30 pm
Rock of Ages at Tower Theatre @ Tower Theatre
Sep 21 @ 7:30 pm
The Tower Theatre Foundation kicks off the 2017-2018 Live at the Tower season with Thoroughly Modern Productions’ staging of the Broadway hit “Rock of Ages”.  Multiple Tony-nominee, “Rock of Ages”, is a musical love story set on the Sunset Strip in 1987 featuring Drew, a shy kid from South Detroit, and Sherrie, a small-town Kansas...
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Equus Film Festival & The Warm Springs Horse Network (WSHN) 2:00 pm
Equus Film Festival & The Warm Springs Horse Network (WSHN) @ Madras Performing Arts Center
Sep 22 @ 2:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Two day Equine Film Festival – The Warm Springs Horse Network (WSHN) and Equus Films are presenting this, unique to Central Oregon Event. A plethery of equine films to delight all ages and interests, from romantic heart warming stories to documentary depictations and don’t forget the kids a special block of films Saturday morning. You...
Rock of Ages at Tower Theatre 7:30 pm
Rock of Ages at Tower Theatre @ Tower Theatre
Sep 22 @ 7:30 pm
The Tower Theatre Foundation kicks off the 2017-2018 Live at the Tower season with Thoroughly Modern Productions’ staging of the Broadway hit “Rock of Ages”.  Multiple Tony-nominee, “Rock of Ages”, is a musical love story set on the Sunset Strip in 1987 featuring Drew, a shy kid from South Detroit, and Sherrie, a small-town Kansas...
The Bad Cats are rockin’ Fat Tuesdays – Shilo Inn! 7:30 pm
The Bad Cats are rockin’ Fat Tuesdays – Shilo Inn! @ Fat Tuesdays Cajun & Blues
Sep 22 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Cajun & Southern cooking served up with a side of Blues, Soul, & Rock’ n’ Roll. Dance to LIVE music and enjoy the New Orleans Mardi Gras atmosphere with full bar, and we’ve got beads!
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Cycling Group Ride 9:30 am
Cycling Group Ride @ Crow's Feet Commons
Sep 23 @ 9:30 am
Looking to get in with a group of happy, easy going local cyclists? You’re in the right place. This no-drop group ride will take you along the Twin Bridges loop, a standard road cycling ride for the area. The loop is 36 miles of beautiful backroad, starting with coffee and ending with lunch and beer....
Putting Your Beds to Bed Gardening Class 9:30 am
Putting Your Beds to Bed Gardening Class @ Hollinshead Community Garden
Sep 23 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
The Central Oregon Chapter of OSU Master Gardeners™ invite you to attend a free gardening class: Putting Your Beds to Bed. As our short growing season comes to a close, learn what you can do to prepare your garden for next year.
Equus Film Festival & The Warm Springs Horse Network (WSHN) 2:00 pm
Equus Film Festival & The Warm Springs Horse Network (WSHN) @ Madras Performing Arts Center
Sep 23 @ 2:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Two day Equine Film Festival – The Warm Springs Horse Network (WSHN) and Equus Films are presenting this, unique to Central Oregon Event. A plethery of equine films to delight all ages and interests, from romantic heart warming stories to documentary depictations and don’t forget the kids a special block of films Saturday morning. You...
CATurday night LIVE music with the Bad Cats at Fat Tuesdays – Shilo Inn! 7:30 pm
CATurday night LIVE music with the Bad Cats at Fat Tuesdays – Shilo Inn! @ Fat Tuesdays Cajun & Blues
Sep 23 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Cajun & Southern cooking served up with a side of Blues, Soul, & Rock’ n’ Roll. Dance to LIVE music and enjoy the New Orleans Mardi Gras atmosphere with full bar, and we’ve got beads!
Rock of Ages at Tower Theatre 7:30 pm
Rock of Ages at Tower Theatre @ Tower Theatre
Sep 23 @ 7:30 pm
The Tower Theatre Foundation kicks off the 2017-2018 Live at the Tower season with Thoroughly Modern Productions’ staging of the Broadway hit “Rock of Ages”.  Multiple Tony-nominee, “Rock of Ages”, is a musical love story set on the Sunset Strip in 1987 featuring Drew, a shy kid from South Detroit, and Sherrie, a small-town Kansas...
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Farm to Fork: Sunset at the Green 5:00 pm
Farm to Fork: Sunset at the Green @ Pronghorn Resort
Sep 24 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Did you make last year’s event at Smith Rock? If so, this year is going to be just as amazing, if not better, and if you didn’t, you’re in for a real treat! Locally sourced and impeccably prepared food will be accompanied by the amazing ambiance of Pronghorn Resort, the delightful sounds of The Gambler...
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Local’s Pint at Broken Top Bottle Shop 6:00 pm
Local’s Pint at Broken Top Bottle Shop @ Broken Top Bottle Shop
Sep 25 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Deals on draft beer every Monday night @ 6 pm – 10 pm!
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T-Shirt Tuesday at Broken Top Bottle Shop
T-Shirt Tuesday at Broken Top Bottle Shop @ Broken Top Bottle Shop
Sep 26 all-day
Deals for buying & wearing BTBS gear!
OSU-Cascades professor emeritus to lead workshop series examining art since 1968 5:30 pm
OSU-Cascades professor emeritus to lead workshop series examining art since 1968 @ OSU Cascades Campus
Sep 26 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Henry Sayre, a retired Oregon State University – Cascades professor of art history will lead a special workshop series this fall that examines the transformation of contemporary art over the last half-century.  Registration for the workshop, offered over four evening classes, is open to community members. “Since 1968: Art in the Last 50 Years” surveys...
Bend Comedy Open Mic 7:00 pm
Bend Comedy Open Mic @ Summit Saloon
Sep 26 @ 7:00 pm
 
CLEAR SUMMER NIGHTS CONCERT SERIES 7:00 pm
CLEAR SUMMER NIGHTS CONCERT SERIES @ Athletic Club of Bend
Sep 26 @ 7:00 pm
The Shins are a multiple GRAMMY nominated American band formed by James Mercer in Albuquerque, NM in 1996. After a few years of self-financed singles, demos and van tours, the band was signed by Sub Pop Records who subsequently released its first three full length records.
Parlour 7:00 pm
Parlour @ The Blacksmith
Sep 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
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Wino Wednesday at Broken Top Bottle Shop 6:00 pm
Wino Wednesday at Broken Top Bottle Shop @ Broken Top Bottle Shop
Sep 27 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Deals on wine every Wednesday @ 6 pm – 10 pm at BTS.
Wednesday Ecstatic Dance 7:00 pm
Wednesday Ecstatic Dance @ The Old Stone
Sep 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Welcome to Bend Ecstatic Dance …where all approaches to dance and movement are honored! We draw no arbitrary lines of separation between dance as therapy, art, recreation, or contemplation, all is welcome here. There is no method, formula, map, or guru for you to follow. We invite you to follow your own Self, cultivate your...
Christina La Rocca at the Old Stone 8:00 pm
Christina La Rocca at the Old Stone @ The Old Stone
Sep 27 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Native Brooklynite Christina LaRocca has been heard across the states and overseas, and now she’s coming to The Old Stone. Her innovation as a singer-songwriter echoes rich vocals with a haunting infusion of Folk and R&B.
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Thirsty Taco Thursday at Broken Top Bottle Shop
Thirsty Taco Thursday at Broken Top Bottle Shop @ Broken Top Bottle Shop
Sep 28 all-day
Veggie & Meaty Taco Specials every Thursday at BTS.
“Strictly Originals” Open Mic at Strictly Organic Coffee 6:00 pm
“Strictly Originals” Open Mic at Strictly Organic Coffee @ Strictly Organic Coffee Co.
Sep 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Come join the open mic at Strictly Organic! Musicians, singers-songwriters, comedians, poets! Hosted by Hal Worcester. Original material only. Come early for sign up!  
Open Mic Night in the Crow’s Feet Commons Cafe 6:00 pm
Hatfield Sustainable Resource Lecture 7:00 pm
Hatfield Sustainable Resource Lecture @ High Desert Museum
Sep 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Throughout their lives, Doc and Connie Hatfield have been committed to developing partnership and building consensus to engender sustainability in the High Desert. On their ranch in Brothers, Oregon, they demonstrated how a holistic approach to ranching can be compatible with healthier rangelands, riparian zones and watersheds. Their inspiring dialogue between conservation groups and traditional...
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Parlour 5:00 pm
Parlour @ Juniper Golf Course The View Tap & Grill
Sep 29 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
 
Open Mic Night at The Dalles Art Center 7:00 pm
Open Mic Night at The Dalles Art Center @ The Dallse Art Center
Sep 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
An open mic night, organized by Writers In Progress (WIP), a local writing group, will be hosted at The Dalles Art Center  from 7 – 8pm on Friday night, Feb 27th. The evening will kick off with readings from two members of WIP featuring poetry by Lettie Young from her indie-published collection Love Like Dead Skunk....
Redmond rocks with the Bad Cats at Checkers Pub! 8:00 pm
Redmond rocks with the Bad Cats at Checkers Pub! @ Checkers Pub
Sep 29 @ 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm
Dance to LIVE Rock ‘n’ Roll, Blues, & Soul and enjoy the great food, drinks, and friendly atmosphere this downtown Redmond pub has to offer.
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Cycling Group Ride 9:30 am
Cycling Group Ride @ Crow's Feet Commons
Sep 30 @ 9:30 am
Looking to get in with a group of happy, easy going local cyclists? You’re in the right place. This no-drop group ride will take you along the Twin Bridges loop, a standard road cycling ride for the area. The loop is 36 miles of beautiful backroad, starting with coffee and ending with lunch and beer....
Small Plateau Style Wallet Weaving Workshop with Pat Courtney Gold 10:00 am
Small Plateau Style Wallet Weaving Workshop with Pat Courtney Gold @ High Desert Museum
Sep 30 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Small Plateau Style Wallet Weaving Workshop with Pat Courtney Gold Students will weave a small Wasco Sally Bag Wallet and learn about wefts, warps, tension, “’Z” twining and full-turn twining to create the designs. Because of time constraints, commercial fibers will be used and will be provided by the instructor. Tools and supplies that participants...
CATurday night LIVE music with the Bad Cats at Checkers! 8:00 pm
CATurday night LIVE music with the Bad Cats at Checkers! @ Checkers Pub
Sep 30 @ 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm
Dance to LIVE Rock ‘n’ Roll, Blues, & Soul and enjoy the great food, drinks, and friendly atmosphere this downtown Redmond pub has to offer.