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Smith Rock Plein Air Paint Out 8:00 am
Smith Rock Plein Air Paint Out
Jun 23 @ 8:00 am – Aug 23 @ 3:00 pm
Celebrating the creativity of the human spirit and the spectacular beauty of Central Oregon’s Smith Rock, the third annual Smith Rock Plein Air Paint Out is set for June 20th.  The public is invited to watch as artists from across the Pacific Northwest participate in a timed plein air painting competition followed by a juried...
Appaloosa at Bend Farmer’s Market 3:00 pm
Appaloosa at Bend Farmer’s Market
Jul 1 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
High Desert Americana
Appaloosa Wednesday at Bend Farmer’s Market 3:00 pm
Appaloosa Wednesday at Bend Farmer’s Market
Jul 1 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Over 1/2 the program with our very own Originals! With Jed Jensen, Eli and Dottie Ashley… and maybe a special guest!!!!
Worthy Wednesdays at The Tower Theatre 3:30 pm
Worthy Wednesdays at The Tower Theatre
Jul 1 @ 3:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Come visit the Tower Theatre during the Bend Farmer’s Market.  Hosted by Worthy Brewing, come get a free taste of two select beers from Worthy.  We are also giving tours of the Tower and free popcorn. Free, no tickets needed.  
Gold Casio, Small Skies, and Isles at Volcanic Theatre Pub 8:00 pm
Gold Casio, Small Skies, and Isles at Volcanic Theatre Pub
Jul 1 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Portland’s  Gold Casio, Small Skies, and Isles 8pm $5 https://www.facebook.com/events/899850233420772/, https://www.facebook.com/goldcasio, https://www.facebook.com/weareisles?fref=ts  
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“Strictly Originals” Open Mic at Strictly Organic Coffee 6:00 pm
“Strictly Originals” Open Mic at Strictly Organic Coffee
Jul 2 @ 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!  
Sarah Donner with The Doubleclicks at Volcanic Theatre Pub 8:00 pm
Sarah Donner with The Doubleclicks at Volcanic Theatre Pub
Jul 2 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Portland’s Sarah Donner with The Doubleclicks 8pm $8 adv./$10 door http://www.sarahdonner.com/, http://www.thedoubleclicks.com/  
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Fort Dalles 4th
Fort Dalles 4th
Jul 3 – Jul 4 all-day
Celebrate American history with a two day event ending with fireworks on the 4th of July. After overwhelming community support for our 2014 launch of Fort Dalles Fourth we have been working hard all year to develop our 2015 festival to be one of the premiere Independence Day celebrations in the Pacific Northwest featuring one...
Tin Pan Alley Havana Night 5:00 pm
Tin Pan Alley Havana Night
Jul 3 @ 5:00 pm
Your’e invited to join us for a fun filled night of dancing, free pedicab rides from your host Let It Ride “Electric” Bike Tours of Bend, Oregon, free Latin dance lessons at 6pm & 8pm along with dance demos from Latin Dance Academy of Bend performing teams & product giveaways from our sponsors throughout the...
Reggae Nights with Mista Chief, Chris Carpenter, Rising Buffalo Tribe, and Irae Divine at Volcanic Theatre Pub 8:00 pm
Reggae Nights with Mista Chief, Chris Carpenter, Rising Buffalo Tribe, and Irae Divine at Volcanic Theatre Pub
Jul 3 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Reggae Nights with Mista Chief, Chris Carpenter, Rising Buffalo Tribe, and Irae Divine. 8pm $10. https://www.facebook.com/events/1584945308444080/, https://www.facebook.com/IraeDivineMusic, https://soundcloud.com/mistachief    
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Spark Your Heart 5K at Riverbend Park 7:45 am
Spark Your Heart 5K at Riverbend Park
Jul 4 @ 7:45 am
Spark Your Heart, an annual Fourth of July 5K race to raise funds for St. Charles Health System’s cardiovascular programs, will start with a bang Saturday in Riverbend Park. The event begins at 7:45 a.m. with the Children’s Heart Fund Dash for children who are 8 years old and younger, and continues with a 5K...
4th and 5th of July Book Sale at Bend Library Administrative Building 9:00 am
4th and 5th of July Book Sale at Bend Library Administrative Building
Jul 4 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
9 a.m. to 11 a.m. – FOBL Members Only -Memberships will be available at the door 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. – Open to the General Public  
4th of July in Prineville 9:00 am
4th of July in Prineville
Jul 4 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
All aboard for an old-fashioned, all-American 4th of July in Prineville! The Oregon Historical Society and the City of Prineville Railroad will run the Mt. Emily Shay on a series of free excursion trips beginning at 9:00 AM, running every hour through 3:00 PM. The Mt. Emily is a Shay steam locomotive built in 1923...
4th of July Free Day at the Deschutes Historical Museum 10:00 am
4th of July Free Day at the Deschutes Historical Museum
Jul 4 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
The Deschutes Historical Museum celebrates its anniversary on the 4th of July with free admission and ice cream cups. The Deschutes Historical Museum will be open from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. This year marks the Deschutes Historical Museum’s 35th anniversary as well as the 40th anniversary of the Deschutes County Historical Society.   In...
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Exhibit Opening: Roots of Wisdom: Native Knowledge, Shared Science 9:00 am
Exhibit Opening: Roots of Wisdom: Native Knowledge, Shared Science
Jul 5 @ 9:00 am
Local ecosystems around the world face serious environmental challenges. Native Americans have found innovative solutions by combining traditional knowledge, passed down through generations, with modern science. Roots of Wisdom: Native Knowledge. Shared Science, a new exhibition developed by The Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI), features inspiring stories of ecological restoration from four Indigenous...
Lady Crow’s Road Ride 10:00 am
Lady Crow’s Road Ride
Jul 5 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Spring is in the air and its time to stretch your wings in this warm temperature. Join the Ladies from Crow’s Feet Commons in a friendly, mellow paced road ride on the Twin Bridges Scenic Bikeway. Ride starts at 10:00 am from Crow’s Feet Commons and will be a great 2-2.5 hour ride. This will be...
Around the Block Fiber Arts Stroll in Sisters 12:00 pm
Around the Block Fiber Arts Stroll in Sisters
Jul 5 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Fiber Arts Stroll artists share and demonstrate their textile work including weaving, felting, hand knitting, tiles, fabric dyeing, basketry, quilting and more.  Artists are selected on the basis of originality of their work and adherence to a “fiber arts” theme. The Sunday event kicks off a week of festivities for the 40th Annual Sisters...
4th and 5th of July Book Sale at Bend Library Administrative Building 1:00 pm
4th and 5th of July Book Sale at Bend Library Administrative Building
Jul 5 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Grocery Bag Sale — purchase a grocery bag full of books for only $5.00!    
Free Summer Concerts: Cloverdayle @ Les Schwab Amphitheater 2:30 pm
Free Summer Concerts: Cloverdayle @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
Jul 5 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Cloverdayle Modern Country
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Sheryl Crowe at Les Schwab Amphitheater 6:30 pm
Sheryl Crowe at Les Schwab Amphitheater
Jul 6 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Sheryl Crowe at the Les Scwhab Amphitheater. Tix on sale April 10th/ $45-$85 General Admission and Reserved Seating available.  
Parlour at Open Door Wine Bar 7:00 pm
Parlour at Open Door Wine Bar
Jul 6 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Free live music.
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Art & Wine, Oh My! Sip & Paint @ Level 2
Art & Wine, Oh My! Sip & Paint @ Level 2
Jul 7 all-day
Artist led painting event! No experience necessary! Fee includes canvas and supplies, food and beverages may be ordered from Level 2. Pre-register and see upcoming events at www. artandwineohmy.com
Picnic in the Past 6:00 pm
Picnic in the Past
Jul 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Bring a picnic dinner, blanket and enjoy the Thorn Hollow String Band in the Meadow. Enjoy an evening of fun for the whole family with historical dance lessons, firearm demonstrations and games of old.
Parlour at The Blacksmith 7:00 pm
Parlour at The Blacksmith
Jul 7 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Live music with Parlour
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Worthy Wednesdays at The Tower Theatre 3:30 pm
Worthy Wednesdays at The Tower Theatre
Jul 8 @ 3:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Come visit the Tower Theatre during the Bend Farmer’s Market.  Hosted by Worthy Brewing, come get a free taste of two select beers from Worthy.  We are also giving tours of the Tower and free popcorn. Free, no tickets needed.  
Sun Country Tours’ Raft n’ Brew Trips 4:30 pm
Sun Country Tours’ Raft n’ Brew Trips
Jul 8 @ 4:30 pm
Sun Country Tours’ whitewater rafting trips on the Upper Deschutes River, includes a complimentary beer tasting.
Alive After Five: Quarterflash and Soul Benders at Old Mill District 5:00 pm
Alive After Five: Quarterflash and Soul Benders at Old Mill District
Jul 8 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Alive After Five Concert Series: Featured Act: QuarterFlash Opening Act: Soul Benders  
Music on the Green at Sam Johnson Park 6:00 pm
Music on the Green at Sam Johnson Park
Jul 8 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Pack the lawn chairs, grab a blanket and join the Redmond Chamber of Commerce & CVB for free live music as it hosts its 20th year of Music on the Green, presented by Bank of the Cascades and Eberhard’s Dairy. One of Central Oregon’s longest-running free community concert series, Music on the Green will kick...
Dirty Bourbon River Show at Volcanic Theatre Pub 8:00 pm
Dirty Bourbon River Show at Volcanic Theatre Pub
Jul 8 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
 New Orleans’s Dirty Bourbon River Show 9pm $5 http://dirtybourbonrivershow.com/    
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Sip of Cork and Barrel Weekend at Tetherow Golf Club 5:00 pm
Sip of Cork and Barrel Weekend at Tetherow Golf Club
Jul 9 @ 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
 3 Full Days of Wine Experiences to Central Oregon! July 9th – “A Sip of Cork & Barrel” event, five multi-course winemaker dinners are also planned at various locations around town. July 10th – Enjoy Napa Valley wine tasting paired with small bite cuisine from 900 Wall, 5 Fusion, Elevation at Cascade Culinary Institute, The...
“Strictly Originals” Open Mic at Strictly Organic Coffee 6:00 pm
“Strictly Originals” Open Mic at Strictly Organic Coffee
Jul 9 @ 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!  
Art & Wine, Oh My! Sipping N’ Painting in Redmond! 6:00 pm
Art & Wine, Oh My! Sipping N’ Painting in Redmond!
Jul 9 @ 6:00 pm
Artist led painting event! No experience necessary! Fee includes canvas and supplies, food and beverages may be ordered from Lifeline Taphouse. Pre-register and see upcoming events at artandwineohmy.com
Death Cab for Cutie at Les Schwab Amphitheater 6:30 pm
Death Cab for Cutie at Les Schwab Amphitheater
Jul 9 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Death Cab for Cutie returns to Bend’s Les Schwab Amphitheater! This Seattle-based band, with dreamy lead vocals by Benjamin Gibbard, will perform new songs from their latest album, Kintsugi, and beloved hits from previous albums such as “I Will Follow You Into the Dark.” General admission $37 Doors open @ 5pm.  
Harwood Steiger silk screener, designer presentation and fabric show 7:00 pm
Harwood Steiger silk screener, designer presentation and fabric show
Jul 9 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Please join us to hear about Harwood Steiger’s life, an iconic mid century modern fine artist who created had silk screened fabric. View his charming, handmade fabric designs which are sought after by people from all over the world, and show support for the Children’s Vision Foundation. Our evening will include a lecture by Harwood...
Lecture, Trunk Show, Fashion Show 7:00 pm
Lecture, Trunk Show, Fashion Show
Jul 9 @ 7:00 pm
Harwood Steiger was a textile designer who created fine hand screened fabric designs. Phoenix lecturer, Cynthia deVillemarette, discovered his signed original art and fell in love. She tells her story in her presentation, “I am a Harwood Steiger Addict”. Entertaining, funny, informative, her story of how she became the expert is widely acclaimed.
Munch and Music at Drake Park 7:00 pm
Munch and Music at Drake Park
Jul 9 @ 7:00 pm
The 25th Annual Bend Memorial Clinic Munch and Music presented by The Source Weekly and Hayden homes will kick off on July 9th with an outstanding line-up of national touring artists.   July 9 – Cracker July 16th – Jonatha Brooke July 23th – High and Mighty Brass Band July 30th – Katt and The...
Seattle’s Samuel at Volcanic Theatre Pub 8:00 pm
Seattle’s Samuel at Volcanic Theatre Pub
Jul 9 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Seattle’s Samuel 8pm $5  http://www.samuelem.com/    
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Central Oregon Author Jane Kirkpartick at Paulina Springs Books in Sisters 4:30 pm
Central Oregon Author Jane Kirkpartick at Paulina Springs Books in Sisters
Jul 10 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Central Oregon author Jane Kirkpatrick will present her newest historical novel, “A Light in the Wilderness,” at Paulina Springs Books in Sisters. Letitia Carson, a freed African-American woman who travels west on the Oregon Trail with her white husband, Davey, is eager to reach Oregon Territory, where there’s no such thing as slavery. Little does...
Bend Summer Festival 5:00 pm
Bend Summer Festival
Jul 10 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Celebrating 25 years of hot summer days and the thriving Central Oregon outdoor event season, the free Bank of the Cascades Bend Summer Festival, presented by The Source Weekly and Hayden Homes, takes place in downtown Bend. For quarter of a century, thousands of people have explored the original art and enjoyed a robust offering...
Sip of Cork and Barrel Weekend at Tetherow Golf Club 5:00 pm
Sip of Cork and Barrel Weekend at Tetherow Golf Club
Jul 10 @ 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
 3 Full Days of Wine Experiences to Central Oregon! July 9th – “A Sip of Cork & Barrel” event, five multi-course winemaker dinners are also planned at various locations around town. July 10th – Enjoy Napa Valley wine tasting paired with small bite cuisine from 900 Wall, 5 Fusion, Elevation at Cascade Culinary Institute, The...
Found Objects Workshop 6:00 pm
Found Objects Workshop
Jul 10 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Facilitated by: Casey Sheppard Found Object Workshop “An Adventure in Jewelry Design” Description: With this workshop we’ll head outside to gather interesting finds throughout the area. Students will then design/create wearable art while using limited tools, no torch no electrical tools, etc. needle and thread, scissors, tape. With limitations students learn a different way to...
Milk and Honeys 90’s Palooza Cabaret at Volcanic Theatre Pub 9:00 pm
Milk and Honeys 90’s Palooza Cabaret at Volcanic Theatre Pub
Jul 10 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Milk and Honeys 90’s Palooza Cabaret $10 adv. $12 door 9pm https://www.facebook.com/milkandhoneysdance?fref=ts    
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Trout Lake Festival of the Arts
Trout Lake Festival of the Arts
Jul 11 – Jul 12 all-day
Mark your calendar for the July 11-12 weekend to attend the Trout Lake Festival of the Arts.  Nestled in the Trout Lake Valley at the base of Mt. Adams, the Festival has something for everyone to enjoy.  The 55 juried artists show and sell their fine art and craft.  Live music plays all weekend and...
4-Person Scramble at River’s Edge Golf Course 8:00 am
4-Person Scramble at River’s Edge Golf Course
Jul 11 @ 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
4-Person Scramble – Benefiting the American Heart Association.   Sponsored By:  FlipFlopShops @ the Old Mill District.   Shoe Requirement:  Flip Flops if you would like!  Save a stroke for your pair worn during play. Buffet lunch will be served following the tournament.   Cost Per Player:  $99 (includes: green fee, cart fee, range balls and...
WAAAM Traffic Jam – A Car Show and Swap Meet 8:00 am
WAAAM Traffic Jam – A Car Show and Swap Meet
Jul 11 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Vehicles (all types including cars, motorcycles, trucks, etc.) must be 30+ years old for show entry. On Friday registered participants and their guests “cruise the gut” and end the day with food and a drive-in movie. Saturday is the Swap Meet and Car Show with judging and prizes for entrants and drawings for visitors. WAAAM...
Bend Summer Festival 11:00 am
Bend Summer Festival
Jul 11 @ 11:00 am – 11:00 pm
Celebrating 25 years of hot summer days and the thriving Central Oregon outdoor event season, the free Bank of the Cascades Bend Summer Festival, presented by The Source Weekly and Hayden Homes, takes place in downtown Bend. For quarter of a century, thousands of people have explored the original art and enjoyed a robust offering...
Parlour at Tour Des Chutes at High Lakes Middle School 12:30 pm
Parlour at Tour Des Chutes at High Lakes Middle School
Jul 11 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Live music with Parlour
Second Saturday Art Reception at Artists Gallery Sunriver 4:00 pm
Second Saturday Art Reception at Artists Gallery Sunriver
Jul 11 @ 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
Sip of Cork and Barrel Weekend at Tetherow Golf Club 5:00 pm
Sip of Cork and Barrel Weekend at Tetherow Golf Club
Jul 11 @ 5:00 pm – 8:30 pm
 3 Full Days of Wine Experiences to Central Oregon! July 9th – “A Sip of Cork & Barrel” event, five multi-course winemaker dinners are also planned at various locations around town. July 10th – Enjoy Napa Valley wine tasting paired with small bite cuisine from 900 Wall, 5 Fusion, Elevation at Cascade Culinary Institute, The...
Aloha music evening with Bill and Mike Keale 6:00 pm
Aloha music evening with Bill and Mike Keale
Jul 11 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
DON’T MISS THIS! You’ll be spirited away to the islands by the exquisite voices of Mike Keale and his brother Bill Keale, accompanied by the soothing sounds of Slack Key guitar and Ukulele. This is a rare opportunity to see the brothers perform together in a very special evening of Aloha. Wear your Aloha Shirts!...
Iya Terra, This Side Up, Valley Green at Volcanic Theatre Pub 9:00 pm
Iya Terra, This Side Up, Valley Green at Volcanic Theatre Pub
Jul 11 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
LA’s Iya Terra, This Side Up, Valley Green 9pm $8 adv. /$10 door http://iyaterra.com/, https://www.facebook.com/valleygreenband    
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Lady Crow’s Road Ride 10:00 am
Lady Crow’s Road Ride
Jul 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Spring is in the air and its time to stretch your wings in this warm temperature. Join the Ladies from Crow’s Feet Commons in a friendly, mellow paced road ride on the Twin Bridges Scenic Bikeway. Ride starts at 10:00 am from Crow’s Feet Commons and will be a great 2-2.5 hour ride. This will be...
Bend Summer Festival 11:00 am
Bend Summer Festival
Jul 12 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Celebrating 25 years of hot summer days and the thriving Central Oregon outdoor event season, the free Bank of the Cascades Bend Summer Festival, presented by The Source Weekly and Hayden Homes, takes place in downtown Bend. For quarter of a century, thousands of people have explored the original art and enjoyed a robust offering...
Lyle Lovett and His Large Band 6:00 pm
Lyle Lovett and His Large Band
Jul 12 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Doors open at 5pm. Tickets: $37/$79.
The Haymarket Squares and Small Leak Sink Ships at Volcanic Theatre Pub 9:00 pm
The Haymarket Squares and Small Leak Sink Ships at Volcanic Theatre Pub
Jul 12 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Phoenix’s The Haymarket Squares and Small Leak Sink Ships 9pm $5 http://www.haymarketsquares.com/, http://www.smallleaks.com/    
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John Mayall at The Tower Theatre 7:00 pm
John Mayall at The Tower Theatre
Jul 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
As 2013 came to a close, and with his 80th birthday mere weeks away, the godfather of British blues quietly entered a North Hollywood Studio with his band, special guest C.J. Chenier and co-producer/engineer Eric Corne. He walked out with one of the finest and most personal records of his career, A Special Life. John...
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Off-Site Field Trip: Cascade Carnivores 8:00 am
Off-Site Field Trip: Cascade Carnivores
Jul 14 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Sierra-Nevada, or montane fox is a rare, native subspecies of red fox that lives in the mountains of California and Oregon. Until recently, their existence in Oregon’s Cascade Mountains was unknown. Learn about the U.S. Forest Service and High Desert Museum’s collaborative effort to investigate this species and other rare Cascade carnivores by visiting...
Appaloosa at Redmond Farmer’s Market 3:00 pm
Appaloosa at Redmond Farmer’s Market
Jul 14 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
High Desert Americana
The Veterans Ranch Benefit Concert with Soul Revival, Just Us, and Stu Goes North at Volcanic Theatre Pub 7:00 pm
The Veterans Ranch Benefit Concert with Soul Revival, Just Us, and Stu Goes North at Volcanic Theatre Pub
Jul 14 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Veterans Ranch Benefit Concert with Soul Revival, Just Us, and Stu Goes North $10 suggested Donation 7pm http://www.centraloregonveteransranch.org/    
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Worthy Wednesdays at The Tower Theatre 3:30 pm
Worthy Wednesdays at The Tower Theatre
Jul 15 @ 3:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Come visit the Tower Theatre during the Bend Farmer’s Market.  Hosted by Worthy Brewing, come get a free taste of two select beers from Worthy.  We are also giving tours of the Tower and free popcorn. Free, no tickets needed.  
Sun Country Tours’ Raft n’ Brew Trips 4:30 pm
Sun Country Tours’ Raft n’ Brew Trips
Jul 15 @ 4:30 pm
Sun Country Tours’ whitewater rafting trips on the Upper Deschutes River, includes a complimentary beer tasting.
Alive After Five: Heart by Heart and Moon Mountain Ramblers at Old Mill District 5:00 pm
Alive After Five: Heart by Heart and Moon Mountain Ramblers at Old Mill District
Jul 15 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Alive After Five Concert Series: Featured Act: Heart by Heart Opening Act: Moon Mountain Ramblers  
Three Creeks Brewing Music in the Canyon 7:00 pm
Three Creeks Brewing Music in the Canyon
Jul 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Three Creeks is once again happy to be participating in Music in the Canyon.  Stop by and enjoy a TCBC brew while listening to this great line-up. Jul 15 – High Desert Hustlers Jul 29 – Franchot Tone and Moon Room Aug 12 – Hobbs Aug 26 – The Stunt Poets and the Cutmen  
Melissa Ruth and The Likely Stories at Volcanic Theatre Pub 8:00 pm
Melissa Ruth and The Likely Stories at Volcanic Theatre Pub
Jul 15 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
B.C.’s Melissa Ruth and The Likely Stories 8pm $5 http://www.melissaruthmusic.com/      
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Story Structure for Writers
Story Structure for Writers
Jul 16 all-day
Editor and author Kelly Schaub will outline the basics of story structure at the July 16th meeting of the Central Oregon Writers Guild, to be held at Aspen Ridge, located at 1010 NE Purcell in Bend. The meeting will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. and is free and open to the public. Writers...
Central Oregon Trends and Opportunities to 2040 Talk at St. Charles 11:30 am
Central Oregon Trends and Opportunities to 2040 Talk at St. Charles
Jul 16 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Dr. Arthur C. Nelson will present to the City Club of Central Oregon.  
“Strictly Originals” Open Mic at Strictly Organic Coffee 6:00 pm
“Strictly Originals” Open Mic at Strictly Organic Coffee
Jul 16 @ 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!  
Appaloosa at Faith Hope and Charity Vineyards 6:00 pm
Appaloosa at Faith Hope and Charity Vineyards
Jul 16 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
High Desert Americana
Art & Wine Oh My! Painting for a Cause 6:00 pm
Art & Wine Oh My! Painting for a Cause
Jul 16 @ 6:00 pm
Come join our community and let’s all “Paint It Forward” for Bethany McMurray! Thursday, July 16 we will be holding an open fundraiser from 6:00 – 8:30 pm where everyone will be painting “Tumalo Falls” in her effort for raises funds to participate in The Orphan For Day Curriculum Development! So along with our community...
Art and Wine Oh My! Paint it Forward Fundraiser for Orphan for a Day 6:00 pm
Art and Wine Oh My! Paint it Forward Fundraiser for Orphan for a Day
Jul 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Paint the town for a great cause! Thursday, July 16 we will be holding an open fundraiser from 6:00 — 8:30 pm where everyone will be painting “Tumalo Falls” in her effort for raises funds to participate in The Orphan For Day Curriculum Development! So along with our community and Art & Wine, Oh My!...
Munch and Music at Drake Park 7:00 pm
Munch and Music at Drake Park
Jul 16 @ 7:00 pm
The 25th Annual Bend Memorial Clinic Munch and Music presented by The Source Weekly and Hayden homes will kick off on July 9th with an outstanding line-up of national touring artists.   July 9 – Cracker July 16th – Jonatha Brooke July 23th – High and Mighty Brass Band July 30th – Katt and The...
“Mac on the Move” : Shakespeare’s Macbeth at Deschutes Historical Society and Museum 7:30 pm
“Mac on the Move” : Shakespeare’s Macbeth at Deschutes Historical Society and Museum
Jul 16 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Outdoors Summer Productions of Shakespeare’s MacBeth Stage Right Productions and Dionysus Presents a local production of “Mac on the Move;” an outdoor summer production of Macbeth in four locations around Central Oregon (including three shows in a CEMETERY, See below). This is a modernized version set in a business world but retains the original language of Shakespeare....
Uncle Lucius with Reverend Deadeye at Volcanic Theatre Pub 9:00 pm
Uncle Lucius with Reverend Deadeye at Volcanic Theatre Pub
Jul 16 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Austin’s Uncle Lucius with Reverend Deadeye 9pm $8adv/$10 door. https://www.facebook.com/unclelucius, https://www.facebook.com/revdeadeye?fref=ts      
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Three Creeks Brewing 7 year Anniversary
Three Creeks Brewing 7 year Anniversary
Jul 17 all-day
Celebrating 7 Great Years! – July 17-19th We are excited to celebrate another anniversary during OREGON CRAFT BEER MONTH!  Stop by the pub and join us in marking another great year.   Enter the Around the World Photo Contest! Post a picture of your favorite activity in your favorite TCBC gear. You might be the...
Off-Site Field Trip: Bird Banding 8:00 am
Off-Site Field Trip: Bird Banding
Jul 17 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Explore birding areas along the Deschutes River and visit the Museum’s MAPS (Monitoring Avian Productivity and Survivorship) station at Ryan Ranch Meadow. Get up close views of birds in the hand at this bird banding station and learn about the Museum’s role in studying bird diversity on the High Desert.
“Mac on the Move” : Shakespeare’s Macbeth at Deschutes Historical Society and Museum 7:30 pm
“Mac on the Move” : Shakespeare’s Macbeth at Deschutes Historical Society and Museum
Jul 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Outdoors Summer Productions of Shakespeare’s MacBeth Stage Right Productions and Dionysus Presents a local production of “Mac on the Move;” an outdoor summer production of Macbeth in four locations around Central Oregon (including three shows in a CEMETERY, See below). This is a modernized version set in a business world but retains the original language of Shakespeare....
Songs for the Environment and Social Justice at Unitarian Universalist 7:30 pm
Songs for the Environment and Social Justice at Unitarian Universalist
Jul 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Iconic environmental singer Dana Lyons teams up with labor singer-activist Anne Feeney in a concert for the Environment and Social Justice at 7:30 pm, Friday, July 17, at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Central Oregon (UUFCO), 61980 Skyline Ranch Road, just off Skyliners Road  in Bend.   A suggested donation is $15-$20, with no one turned away for...
Bat Walk 8:30 pm
Bat Walk
Jul 17 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Join an exciting evening expedition in search of bats on our grounds using echolocator equipment. Bring weather-appropriate clothing and a flashlight to be prepared for touring the Museum after-hours.
Thrive with Stranger Band at Volcanic Theatre Pub 9:00 pm
Thrive with Stranger Band at Volcanic Theatre Pub
Jul 17 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Thrive with Stranger Band $8 adv./$10 door 9pm https://www.facebook.com/thrivingmusic, https://www.facebook.com/strangerband      
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Three Creeks Brewing 7 year Anniversary
Three Creeks Brewing 7 year Anniversary
Jul 18 all-day
Celebrating 7 Great Years! – July 17-19th We are excited to celebrate another anniversary during OREGON CRAFT BEER MONTH!  Stop by the pub and join us in marking another great year.   Enter the Around the World Photo Contest! Post a picture of your favorite activity in your favorite TCBC gear. You might be the...
“Art and Beer: Inspiration and Fermentation”
“Art and Beer: Inspiration and Fermentation”
Jul 18 – Aug 28 all-day
“Art & Beer: Inspiration & Fermentation” Juniper Brewing Company of Redmond is pleased to present the “Art and Beer: Inspiration and Fermentation” art exhibition from July 18 – August 28, 2015 in the brewery’s taproom. The “Art and Beer” exhibition features over twenty of Central Oregon’s best known painters and photographers. These include award-winning painters,...
“Elements of Fiction” workshop with Mike Lankford at COCC RDM 9:30 am
“Elements of Fiction” workshop with Mike Lankford at COCC RDM
Jul 18 @ 9:30 am – 12:00 pm
A Central Oregon Writers Guild Saturday Workshop “Elements of Fiction” workshop With author Mike Lankford, followed by Small-Group Critique (till 1:30 p.m.) Workshop Description: We will cover all aspects of the elements of fiction. Composition Point of view Introductions that capture attention Dialogue Description Strong endings
Open Air Artisans Market 10:00 am
Open Air Artisans Market
Jul 18 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Join us in a beautiful, tranquil setting where local artists will be showcasing (and selling!) their art: pottery, repurposed bike parts, fiber arts, painting, jewelry, weaving, glass.
“Mac on the Move” : Shakespeare’s Macbeth at Deschutes Historical Society and Museum 7:30 pm
“Mac on the Move” : Shakespeare’s Macbeth at Deschutes Historical Society and Museum
Jul 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Outdoors Summer Productions of Shakespeare’s MacBeth Stage Right Productions and Dionysus Presents a local production of “Mac on the Move;” an outdoor summer production of Macbeth in four locations around Central Oregon (including three shows in a CEMETERY, See below). This is a modernized version set in a business world but retains the original language of Shakespeare....
Isles, Eyes on the Shore, Ghost Parade at Volcanic Theatre Pub 9:00 pm
Isles, Eyes on the Shore, Ghost Parade at Volcanic Theatre Pub
Jul 18 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Isles, Eyes on the Shore, Ghost Parade 8pm $5 https://www.facebook.com/GhostParade, https://www.facebook.com/eyesontheshore?fref=ts      
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Three Creeks Brewing 7 year Anniversary
Three Creeks Brewing 7 year Anniversary
Jul 19 all-day
Celebrating 7 Great Years! – July 17-19th We are excited to celebrate another anniversary during OREGON CRAFT BEER MONTH!  Stop by the pub and join us in marking another great year.   Enter the Around the World Photo Contest! Post a picture of your favorite activity in your favorite TCBC gear. You might be the...
Lady Crow’s Road Ride 10:00 am
Lady Crow’s Road Ride
Jul 19 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Spring is in the air and its time to stretch your wings in this warm temperature. Join the Ladies from Crow’s Feet Commons in a friendly, mellow paced road ride on the Twin Bridges Scenic Bikeway. Ride starts at 10:00 am from Crow’s Feet Commons and will be a great 2-2.5 hour ride. This will be...
Free Summer Concerts: Chiringa @ Les Schwab Amphitheater 2:30 pm
Free Summer Concerts: Chiringa @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
Jul 19 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Chiringa Latin dance band
2015 Bend Garden Party 4:00 pm
2015 Bend Garden Party
Jul 19 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Join Mike and Sue Hollern and the Basic Rights Oregon team to celebrate the progress we’ve made in Oregon fro LGBTQ equality and discuss what’s next.
Scott Huckabay with PDX’s Michael Shay Band at Volcanic Theatre Pub 8:00 pm
Scott Huckabay with PDX’s Michael Shay Band at Volcanic Theatre Pub
Jul 19 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
AZ’s Scott Huckabay with PDX’s Michael Shay Band 8pm $5 http://scotthuckabay.com/ , http://www.michaelshay.com/      
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Phish at Les Schwab Amphitheater 6:00 pm
Phish at Les Schwab Amphitheater
Jul 21 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Phish in concert TWO nights at Les Schwab Amphitheater! Doors open at 4pm. Tickets: $65.
Phish After Party with the Polyrhythmics at Volcanic Theatre Pub 10:30 pm
Phish After Party with the Polyrhythmics at Volcanic Theatre Pub
Jul 21 @ 10:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Phish After Party with the Polyrhythmics 10:30pm $15 http://www.polyrhythmics.com/        
Blue Lotus at The Tower Theatre 11:30 pm
Blue Lotus at The Tower Theatre
Jul 21 @ 11:30 pm – Jul 22 @ 1:00 am
CD RELEASE AND PHISH AFTER PARTY ~ This award winning group is an up and coming American rock and roll jam band that is making waves across the West coast. With special guest DJ Byrne. Featured as part of Relix magazine’s “Bands on the Rise” in 2012 and 2013 and taking awards in 2013 for “Best...
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The High Street Band at Picnic in the Park
The High Street Band at Picnic in the Park
Jul 22 all-day
Listen to the High Street Band at Crook County’s Picnic in the Park! This is a FREE event.
Newport Avenue Market’s Go Golf! Tournament at Broken Top Golf Club 10:00 am
Newport Avenue Market’s Go Golf! Tournament at Broken Top Golf Club
Jul 22 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Go Golf! Play a Round – Fund a Cause – Feed Hungry People! In its third year honoring the legacy of the Rude Rudy’s Golf Tournament, and its commitment to feeding the hungry in Central Oregon, Newport Avenue Market’s Go Golf! Tournament participants will hit the links at Broken Top Golf Club on Wednesday, July...
Sun Country Tours’ Raft n’ Brew Trips 4:30 pm
Sun Country Tours’ Raft n’ Brew Trips
Jul 22 @ 4:30 pm
Sun Country Tours’ whitewater rafting trips on the Upper Deschutes River, includes a complimentary beer tasting.
Music on the Green at Sam Johnson Park 6:00 pm
Music on the Green at Sam Johnson Park
Jul 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Pack the lawn chairs, grab a blanket and join the Redmond Chamber of Commerce & CVB for free live music as it hosts its 20th year of Music on the Green, presented by Bank of the Cascades and Eberhard’s Dairy. One of Central Oregon’s longest-running free community concert series, Music on the Green will kick...
Phish at Les Schwab Amphitheater 6:00 pm
Phish at Les Schwab Amphitheater
Jul 22 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Phish in concert TWO nights at Les Schwab Amphitheater! Doors open at 4pm. Tickets: $65.
Phish After Party with Yak Attack at Volcanic Theatre Pub 10:30 pm
Phish After Party with Yak Attack at Volcanic Theatre Pub
Jul 22 @ 10:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Phish After Party with Yak Attack 10:30pm $15 https://yakattackpdx.bandcamp.com/        
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2015 Deschutes County Horse Fair 9:00 am
2015 Deschutes County Horse Fair
Jul 23 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Events include: Jumping, dressage, English and Western, Showmanship, Cow Working and Roping, and more!
The Nashelle Trunk Show in the Orvis Building 10:00 am
The Nashelle Trunk Show in the Orvis Building
Jul 23 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
If you will be in Central Oregon and want to join us for our Trunk Show in the Old Mill District, here’s how it goes. All Nashelle jewelry will be $40, on a first-come, first-serve basis! (that means you MIGHT want to line up ahead of time!) In addition to our regular $40 tables, we’ll also...
Preview Event for “Via Lactea: An Opera in Two Acts” 5:30 pm
Preview Event for “Via Lactea: An Opera in Two Acts”
Jul 23 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Come to OperaBend’s Thursday, July 23 preview of their exciting 2016 season including “Via Lactea: An Opera in Two Acts”, a contemporary new opera written by Bend resident Ellen Waterston, composed by Rebecca Oswald of Eugene and performed by OperaBend. In this lyrical allegory, a woman “of a certain age” embarks on a pilgrimage along...
“Strictly Originals” Open Mic at Strictly Organic Coffee 6:00 pm
“Strictly Originals” Open Mic at Strictly Organic Coffee
Jul 23 @ 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!  
Long Tall Eddy 6:00 pm
Long Tall Eddy
Jul 23 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Munch and Music at Drake Park 7:00 pm
Munch and Music at Drake Park
Jul 23 @ 7:00 pm
The 25th Annual Bend Memorial Clinic Munch and Music presented by The Source Weekly and Hayden homes will kick off on July 9th with an outstanding line-up of national touring artists.   July 9 – Cracker July 16th – Jonatha Brooke July 23th – High and Mighty Brass Band July 30th – Katt and The...
Macbeth (Mac on the Move) at Deschutes Memorial Gardens 7:30 pm
Macbeth (Mac on the Move) at Deschutes Memorial Gardens
Jul 23 @ 7:30 pm
The maiden voyage of Dionysus Presents…, “Mack on the Move” combines two of Bend’s favorite commodities: culture and the beautiful outdoors. This classic Shakespearean production utilizes the original language of the bard but is set today’s business world (think Macbeth as an ambitious businessman killing his way to CEO of “Scotland, Inc.”). Featuring all local...
Local Comedy Showcase 8:00 pm
Local Comedy Showcase
Jul 23 @ 8:00 pm
Pure Central Oregon talent! Starring: Karen Sipes Jennie Macpherson Elaine Johnson Hosted by: Michael Griffin Showcase: $8 Online / $10 at the door Age: 21+
Reggae Night’s with Jamaica’s The Perfect Giddiman One Dollar Check, and Lil’ Ras Rap @ Volcanic Theatre Pub 9:00 pm
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Newberry Event Music & Arts Festival
Newberry Event Music & Arts Festival
Jul 24 – Jul 26 all-day
Nestled in the beautiful aspens, open meadows and shady pines of Southern Deschutes County, the 3rd Annual Newberry Event Music & Arts Festival to Defeat MS will be held July 24-26. A three-day outdoor festival between Sunriver and La Pine, this limited ticketed festival feels like a private party. Come dance and enjoy many genres...
Newberry Event Music & Arts Fundraiser to Defeat MS
Newberry Event Music & Arts Fundraiser to Defeat MS
Jul 24 – Jul 26 all-day
Nestled in the beautiful aspens, open meadows and shady pines of Southern Deschutes County, the 3rd Annual Newberry Event Music & Arts Festival to Defeat MS will be held July 24, 25 & 26, a 3-DAY OUTDOOR FESTIVAL. Between Sunriver and La Pine, this limited ticketed festival feels like a private party. Come dance and...
Balloons Over Bend 6:00 am
Balloons Over Bend
Jul 24 @ 6:00 am
The RBC Balloons Over Bend presented by Chevrolet of Bend brings the wonder of hot air balloons to Bend’s Old Mill District. The largest hot air balloon festival in Central Oregon is one of the most beautiful events in the region, bringing together families and friends in a community celebration for every generation to enjoy....
2015 Deschutes County Horse Fair 9:00 am
2015 Deschutes County Horse Fair
Jul 24 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Events include: Jumping, dressage, English and Western, Showmanship, Cow Working and Roping, and more!
The Nashelle Trunk Show in the Orvis Building 10:00 am
The Nashelle Trunk Show in the Orvis Building
Jul 24 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm
If you will be in Central Oregon and want to join us for our Trunk Show in the Old Mill District, here’s how it goes. All Nashelle jewelry will be $40, on a first-come, first-serve basis! (that means you MIGHT want to line up ahead of time!) In addition to our regular $40 tables, we’ll also...
Fourth Friday Art Stroll 4:00 pm
Fourth Friday Art Stroll
Jul 24 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Art Stroll featuring the original work of Dennis McGregor, Kimry Jelen, Dennis Schmidling, Curtiss Abbott, Gary Albertson, and Kay and Gordon Baker
Deco Moon 6:00 pm
Deco Moon
Jul 24 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
 
Macbeth (Mac on the Move) at Deschutes Memorial Gardens 7:30 pm
Macbeth (Mac on the Move) at Deschutes Memorial Gardens
Jul 24 @ 7:30 pm
The maiden voyage of Dionysus Presents…, “Mack on the Move” combines two of Bend’s favorite commodities: culture and the beautiful outdoors. This classic Shakespearean production utilizes the original language of the bard but is set today’s business world (think Macbeth as an ambitious businessman killing his way to CEO of “Scotland, Inc.”). Featuring all local...
April Richardson @ Summit Saloon & Stage 8:00 pm
April Richardson @ Summit Saloon & Stage
Jul 24 @ 8:00 pm
Bend Comedy This Week – July 20 2015 Originally from Atlanta, Georgia, she moved to Los Angeles after graduating from college (later than most people do). Growing up, she was always obsessed with comedy and was always, as the expression goes, the “class clown.” April never realized you could get paid for being obnoxious and...
The Watkins Family Hour with Fiona Apple at The Tower Theater 8:00 pm
The Watkins Family Hour with Fiona Apple at The Tower Theater
Jul 24 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Sara and Sean Watkins (Nickle Creek) have decided to take their Family Hour format on the road — a kind of musical pop-up shop, if you will — to clubs and concert halls around the country. And to mark this undertaking, this summer they are releasing the first-ever Watkins Family Hour LP on their own...
Balloons Over Bend 8:30 pm
Balloons Over Bend
Jul 24 @ 8:30 pm
The RBC Balloons Over Bend presented by Chevrolet of Bend brings the wonder of hot air balloons to Bend’s Old Mill District. The largest hot air balloon festival in Central Oregon is one of the most beautiful events in the region, bringing together families and friends in a community celebration for every generation to enjoy....
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Balloons Over Bend 6:00 am
Balloons Over Bend
Jul 25 @ 6:00 am
The RBC Balloons Over Bend presented by Chevrolet of Bend brings the wonder of hot air balloons to Bend’s Old Mill District. The largest hot air balloon festival in Central Oregon is one of the most beautiful events in the region, bringing together families and friends in a community celebration for every generation to enjoy....
Off-Site Field Trip: A Bird in the Hand 8:00 am
Off-Site Field Trip: A Bird in the Hand
Jul 25 @ 8:00 am – 11:00 am
Explore birding areas along the Deschutes River and visit the Museum’s MAPS (Monitoring Avian Productivity and Survivorship) station at Ryan Ranch Meadow. Get up close views of birds in the hand at this bird banding station and learn about the Museum’s role in studying bird diversity on the High Desert.
2015 Deschutes County Horse Fair 9:00 am
2015 Deschutes County Horse Fair
Jul 25 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Events include: Jumping, dressage, English and Western, Showmanship, Cow Working and Roping, and more!
Balloons Over Bend – Children’s Festival at Riverbend Park 10:00 am
Balloons Over Bend – Children’s Festival at Riverbend Park
Jul 25 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
The RBC Balloons Over Bend presented by Chevrolet of Bend brings the wonder of hot air balloons to Bend’s Old Mill District. The largest hot air balloon festival in Central Oregon is one of the most beautiful events in the region, bringing together families and friends in a community celebration for every generation to enjoy....
Art & Wine Fusion 3:00 pm
Art & Wine Fusion
Jul 25 @ 3:00 pm – 10:00 pm
A summer evening in the Gorge; beautiful art; artisanal wines, beer, and food; great music; and lots for the kids too.  The 11th annual Art & Wine Fusion, Saturday July 25 in downtown White Salmon, promises to be a perfectly Gorge-ous day? Ask anyone who has come to past years Art & Wine Fusion, this street party...
Pink Martini at Les Schwab Amphitheater 6:30 pm
Pink Martini at Les Schwab Amphitheater
Jul 25 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Pink Martini with China Forbes General Admission and reserved seating: $35/$65 Blankets and chairs allowed at this venue.  
Classic Broadway Cocktail-Cabaret at The Oxford 7:30 pm
Classic Broadway Cocktail-Cabaret at The Oxford
Jul 25 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Topsoil Theatrics presents “Classic Broadway,” cocktail Cabaret-style, at The Oxford Hotel’s spacious and elegant 10 Below performance venue on Saturday, July 25, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. The Oxford’s award-winning 10 Below restaurant will provide full-table service and bar with a special menu created for the evening. This two-hour performance appropriate for all ages, with intermission,...
Macbeth (Mac on the Move) at Deschutes Memorial Gardens 7:30 pm
Macbeth (Mac on the Move) at Deschutes Memorial Gardens
Jul 25 @ 7:30 pm
The maiden voyage of Dionysus Presents…, “Mack on the Move” combines two of Bend’s favorite commodities: culture and the beautiful outdoors. This classic Shakespearean production utilizes the original language of the bard but is set today’s business world (think Macbeth as an ambitious businessman killing his way to CEO of “Scotland, Inc.”). Featuring all local...
Topsoil Theatrics presents Classic Broadway Cocktail Cabaret 7:30 pm
Topsoil Theatrics presents Classic Broadway Cocktail Cabaret
Jul 25 @ 7:30 pm
CLASSIC BROADWAY COCKTAIL-CABARET DEBUTS AT THE OXFORD Topsoil Theatrics presents “Classic Broadway,” cocktail Cabaret-style, at The Oxford Hotel’s spacious and elegant 10 Below performance venue on Saturday, July 25, 2015 at 7:30 p.m. The Oxford’s award-winning 10 Below restaurant will provide full-table service and bar with a special menu created for the evening. This two-hour...
VTP Presents the plays “Brilliant Traces” by Cindy Lou Johnson 7:30 pm
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Balloons Over Bend 6:00 am
Balloons Over Bend
Jul 26 @ 6:00 am
The RBC Balloons Over Bend presented by Chevrolet of Bend brings the wonder of hot air balloons to Bend’s Old Mill District. The largest hot air balloon festival in Central Oregon is one of the most beautiful events in the region, bringing together families and friends in a community celebration for every generation to enjoy....
2015 Deschutes County Horse Fair 9:00 am
2015 Deschutes County Horse Fair
Jul 26 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Events include: Jumping, dressage, English and Western, Showmanship, Cow Working and Roping, and more!
Lady Crow’s Road Ride 10:00 am
Lady Crow’s Road Ride
Jul 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Spring is in the air and its time to stretch your wings in this warm temperature. Join the Ladies from Crow’s Feet Commons in a friendly, mellow paced road ride on the Twin Bridges Scenic Bikeway. Ride starts at 10:00 am from Crow’s Feet Commons and will be a great 2-2.5 hour ride. This will be...
Free Summer Concerts: Okaidja + Shokoto @ Les Schwab Amphitheater 2:30 pm
Free Summer Concerts: Okaidja + Shokoto @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
Jul 26 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
 Okaidja + Shokoto West African rhythms
VTP Presents the plays “Brilliant Traces” by Cindy Lou Johnson 2:30 pm
VTP Presents the plays “Brilliant Traces” by Cindy Lou Johnson
Jul 26 @ 2:30 pm
Showtimes at 2:30pm and 7:30pm
Parlour at Jackalope Grill 7:00 pm
Parlour at Jackalope Grill
Jul 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Free live music!
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The House That Beer Built Charity Night at 10 Barrel 5:00 pm
The House That Beer Built Charity Night at 10 Barrel
Jul 28 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Proceeds from food, retail sales, beer, growlers and gift cards benefit Bend Area Habitat for Humanity on July 28th.            For the month of July ALL proceeds from the Charity T-shirts and a % of  the Swill sales will benefit the House That Beer Built.       Join us for dinner, a beer...
Rhode Island’s Filthy Still w/TBA 9:00 pm
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Carrie Cunningham and the Six Shooters at Picnic in the Park
Carrie Cunningham and the Six Shooters at Picnic in the Park
Jul 29 all-day
Listen to the Carrie Cunningham and the Six Shooters at Crook County’s Picnic in the Park! This is a FREE event.
Worthy Wednesdays at The Tower Theatre 3:30 pm
Worthy Wednesdays at The Tower Theatre
Jul 29 @ 3:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Come visit the Tower Theatre during the Bend Farmer’s Market.  Hosted by Worthy Brewing, come get a free taste of two select beers from Worthy.  We are also giving tours of the Tower and free popcorn. Free, no tickets needed.  
Sun Country Tours’ Raft n’ Brew Trips 4:30 pm
Sun Country Tours’ Raft n’ Brew Trips
Jul 29 @ 4:30 pm
Sun Country Tours’ whitewater rafting trips on the Upper Deschutes River, includes a complimentary beer tasting.
Alive After Five: High Street Band and Mosley Wotta at Old Mill District 5:00 pm
Alive After Five: High Street Band and Mosley Wotta at Old Mill District
Jul 29 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Alive After Five Concert Series: Featured Act: High Street Band Opening Act: Mosley Wotta    
Heart & Soul Concert Series: Familiar Souls 7:00 pm
Heart & Soul Concert Series: Familiar Souls
Jul 29 @ 7:00 pm
Rock, jam & reggae covers & originals in the beer garden from Familiar Souls. All ages welcome.
Heart & Soul Concert Series: The Sweatband 7:00 pm
Heart & Soul Concert Series: The Sweatband
Jul 29 @ 7:00 pm
Central Oregon Funk from The Sweatband in the beer garden. All ages welcome.
Three Creeks Brewing Music in the Canyon 7:00 pm
Three Creeks Brewing Music in the Canyon
Jul 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Three Creeks is once again happy to be participating in Music in the Canyon.  Stop by and enjoy a TCBC brew while listening to this great line-up. Jul 15 – High Desert Hustlers Jul 29 – Franchot Tone and Moon Room Aug 12 – Hobbs Aug 26 – The Stunt Poets and the Cutmen  
Austin’s Possessed By Paul James (Konrad Wert) and Portland’s McDougall 9:00 pm
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“Strictly Originals” Open Mic at Strictly Organic Coffee 6:00 pm
“Strictly Originals” Open Mic at Strictly Organic Coffee
Jul 30 @ 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!  
Art of the West Opening Reception 6:00 pm
Art of the West Opening Reception
Jul 30 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Head to the High Desert Museum for an evening filled with art and excitement. The opening event includes artist demonstrations and a chance to mingle with the artists.
Martina Mcbride at Deschutes County Fair 7:00 pm
Martina Mcbride at Deschutes County Fair
Jul 30 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Country star Martina Mcbride plays the Deschutes County Fair! Doors open 5:30pm.
Munch and Music at Drake Park 7:00 pm
Munch and Music at Drake Park
Jul 30 @ 7:00 pm
The 25th Annual Bend Memorial Clinic Munch and Music presented by The Source Weekly and Hayden homes will kick off on July 9th with an outstanding line-up of national touring artists.   July 9 – Cracker July 16th – Jonatha Brooke July 23th – High and Mighty Brass Band July 30th – Katt and The...
Macbeth (Mac on the Move) 7:30 pm
Macbeth (Mac on the Move)
Jul 30 @ 7:30 pm
he maiden voyage of Dionysus Presents…, “Mack on the Move” combines two of Bend’s favorite commodities: culture and the beautiful outdoors. This classic Shakespearean production utilizes the original language of the bard but is set today’s business world (think Macbeth as an ambitious businessman killing his way to CEO of “Scotland, Inc.”). Featuring all local...
Parlour at the Deschutes County Fair 8:00 pm
Parlour at the Deschutes County Fair
Jul 30 @ 8:00 pm – 8:45 pm
Live music with Parlour
LA’s The Wild Reeds 9:00 pm
LA’s The Wild Reeds
Jul 30 @ 9:00 pm
 
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America at Deschutes County Fair 7:00 pm
America at Deschutes County Fair
Jul 31 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
America plays the Deschutes County Fair! Doors open at 5:30pm.
Open Mic Night at The Dalles Art Center 7:00 pm
Open Mic Night at The Dalles Art Center
Jul 31 @ 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....
Macbeth (Mac on the Move) at Fir Street Park 7:30 pm
Macbeth (Mac on the Move) at Fir Street Park
Jul 31 @ 7:30 pm
The maiden voyage of Dionysus Presents…, “Mack on the Move” combines two of Bend’s favorite commodities: culture and the beautiful outdoors. This classic Shakespearean production utilizes the original language of the bard but is set today’s business world (think Macbeth as an ambitious businessman killing his way to CEO of “Scotland, Inc.”). Featuring all local...
Portland’s Tony Smiley and Keez 9pm 9:00 pm