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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...
“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,...
Redmond Library: Redmond Artists Exhibition
Super Art Exhibit
Super Art Exhibit
Aug 1 – Sep 15 all-day
“Who Is Your Superhero?” and “Super Animals” – Original renderings by participants in the Library’s Summer Reading Program. Library is open Tuesdays-Fridays, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and on Fourth Friday until 7 p.m., and Saturdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
“Funky Chickens” A Fine Art Exhibition by Linda M. Shelton
“Funky Chickens” A Fine Art Exhibition by Linda M. Shelton
Aug 1 – Aug 28 all-day
“Funky Chickens” A Fine Art Exhibition by Linda M. Shelton Local award-winning Redmond artist Linda M. Shelton will be the Featured Artist in the Redmond Senior Center for the month of August 2015. Linda will be displaying her humorous and whimsical funky chicken series. The Redmond Senior Center is located at 325 NW Dogwood in...
Sunriver Quilt Show and Sale 9:00 am
Sunriver Quilt Show and Sale
Aug 1 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Annual Sunriver Quilt Show and Sale in the Village at Sunriver, on Saturday, August 1, from 9 am to 4 pm. Some of the quilts will be for sale. In addition, there is a bazaar of handcrafted items made by members of the Meadow Meadow Quilters.
Joe Nichols at Deschutes County Fair 7:00 pm
Joe Nichols at Deschutes County Fair
Aug 1 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Joe Nichols plays the Deschutes County Fair! Doors open at 5:30pm.
Macbeth (Mac on the Move) at Fir Street Park 7:30 pm
Macbeth (Mac on the Move) at Fir Street Park
Aug 1 @ 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...
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COMAG Jewelry & Metal Arts Show and Sale 10:00 am
COMAG Jewelry & Metal Arts Show and Sale
Aug 2 @ 10:00 am – 9:00 pm
COMAG is a diverse group of Central Oregon metal artists. We are jewelry designers, gemstone cutters, sculptors and blacksmiths. Our love of art, metal and fire bind us together. Join us for our annual show at the Oxford Hotel and meet the artists…always exploring the endless possibilities of metal.
Lady Crow’s Road Ride 10:00 am
Lady Crow’s Road Ride
Aug 2 @ 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: Wilderness @ Les Schwab Amphitheater 2:30 pm
Free Summer Concerts: Wilderness @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
Aug 2 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Wilderness Melodic Explosions
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COMAG Jewelry & Metal Arts Show and Sale 10:00 am
COMAG Jewelry & Metal Arts Show and Sale
Aug 3 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
COMAG is a diverse group of Central Oregon metal artists. We are jewelry designers, gemstone cutters, sculptors and blacksmiths. Our love of art, metal and fire bind us together. Join us for our annual show at the Oxford Hotel and meet the artists…always exploring the endless possibilities of metal.
VTP Presents Wilco After Party with WILDERNESS and Ticket Sauce 10:00 pm
VTP Presents Wilco After Party with WILDERNESS and Ticket Sauce
Aug 3 @ 10:00 pm
Sat. Aug. 8th  10pm $5 https://www.facebook.com/wildernesstheband
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Twilight Cinema 7:00 pm
Twilight Cinema
Aug 4 @ 7:00 pm
Twilight Cinema: Home FREE movie nights vary between SHARC’s John Gray amphitheater and The Village at Sunriver. Blankets or low-profile chairs welcome. Games and activities 90 minutes prior to show, movies start at dusk.
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Brady Goss Band at Picnic in the Park
Brady Goss Band at Picnic in the Park
Aug 5 all-day
Listen to the Brady Goss Band at Crook County’s Picnic in the Park! This is a FREE event.
Sun Country Tours’ Raft n’ Brew Trips 4:30 pm
Sun Country Tours’ Raft n’ Brew Trips
Aug 5 @ 4:30 pm
Sun Country Tours’ whitewater rafting trips on the Upper Deschutes River, includes a complimentary beer tasting.
Alive After Five: Leroy Bell & His Only Friends and Kayleb James & Split Atom at Old Mill District 5:00 pm
Alive After Five: Leroy Bell & His Only Friends and Kayleb James & Split Atom at Old Mill District
Aug 5 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Alive After Five Concert Series: Featured Act: Leroy Bell & His Only Friends Opening Act: Kayleb James & Split Atom  
Music on the Green at Sam Johnson Park 6:00 pm
Music on the Green at Sam Johnson Park
Aug 5 @ 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...
Heart & Soul Concert Series: The Substitutes 7:00 pm
Heart & Soul Concert Series: The Substitutes
Aug 5 @ 7:00 pm
All American Rock & Roll in the Beer Garden from The Substitutes. All ages welcome.
Voodoo Highway at McMenamins 7:00 pm
Voodoo Highway at McMenamins
Aug 5 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
 
Cental Oregon For Bernie “Feel The Bern” 7:30 pm
Cental Oregon For Bernie “Feel The Bern”
Aug 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
will be meeting at Volcanic Theatre Pub on August 5th from 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm FREE https://www.facebook.com/events/993367897361772/
Wonder: A Mini Film Festival at The Workhouse 7:30 pm
Wonder: A Mini Film Festival at The Workhouse
Aug 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
See 7  Wonder-Themed Films Made in 72-Hours Bring your own chair! A $5 suggested donation at the door.      
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Teacher Training: Into the Field: Integrating studies of bird diversity into your classroom 8:30 am
Teacher Training: Into the Field: Integrating studies of bird diversity into your classroom
Aug 6 @ 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
Calling all teachers! Now’s your chance to conduct biological fieldwork with Museum biologists. Visit the Museum’s MAPS (Monitoring Avian Productivity and Survivorship) station to help assess and monitor bird diversity in the High Desert. Explore interdisciplinary, standards-based curriculum designed to help you integrate field studies into your teaching.
“Strictly Originals” Open Mic at Strictly Organic Coffee 6:00 pm
“Strictly Originals” Open Mic at Strictly Organic Coffee
Aug 6 @ 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!  
Sisters Folk Festival Free Summer Concerts: Matt the Electrician 6:30 pm
Sisters Folk Festival Free Summer Concerts: Matt the Electrician
Aug 6 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Matt Sever, aka “Matt the Electrician,” performing his unique brand of quirky, acoustic-based roots/folk has been described as “Paul Simon wrapped around a Tom Waits heart.”  As an independent songwriter from Austin, Texas, he has self-released 8 studio records, 2 live records and 2 EPs since 1998. Matt tours all over the world, making regular...
Munch and Music at Drake Park 7:00 pm
Munch and Music at Drake Park
Aug 6 @ 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...
Cincinnati’s FREEKBASS w/ Tony Rocks 9:00 pm
Cincinnati’s FREEKBASS w/ Tony Rocks
Aug 6 @ 9:00 pm
 $5 adv./$7 door http://www.freekbass.com/ VIDEO Link!  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BjsZU2ceIOo  
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Cruise the Gorge Classic Car Show
Cruise the Gorge Classic Car Show
Aug 7 – Aug 9 all-day
Enjoy a blast from the past. On Friday you will see vintage and muscle cars alike as the cruise downtown The Dalles. The next morning be able to look at the fine details at Sorosis Park in the “Show in the Shade” Car Show. Then look again in Dufur at the Dufur Park on Sunday....
20th Annual Art Show and Artist Reception in Sisters 5:00 pm
20th Annual Art Show and Artist Reception in Sisters
Aug 7 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
20th Annual Country Fair & Art Show in Sisters Includes juried Art Show and sale, Silent Auctions, music, ribs & hotdogs, refreshments, homemade marionberry cobbler, games, bouncy house, animals, cake walks, face painting, Country Store, book sale and more. Free admission! All proceeds are donated to local community support agencies. Art Show and Artists reception...
Parlour at Sports Vision for First Friday 5:30 pm
Parlour at Sports Vision for First Friday
Aug 7 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Live music with Parlour
Parmalee In Concert 7:00 pm
Parmalee In Concert
Aug 7 @ 7:00 pm
Today we announced that Parmalee will be at the 2015 Crook County Fair on Friday, August 7th! Tickets go on sale next Monday, April 27th. Refer to our website for more information
Brian Pi’Kea Vasquez, Bill Keale, Kurt Silva 8:00 pm
Brian Pi’Kea Vasquez, Bill Keale, Kurt Silva
Aug 7 @ 8:00 pm
 $12 Adv. /$15 Door http://www.brianandrowena.com/ 
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Frontier Township Days 9:00 am
Frontier Township Days
Aug 8 @ 9:00 am – Aug 9 @ 3:00 pm
Experience a tent-town from the early days on the frontier. Interact with artisan crafts and skills that were available to new settlers.
Second Saturday at WAAAM Air and Auto Museum 9:00 am
Second Saturday at WAAAM Air and Auto Museum
Aug 8 @ 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...
20th Annual Country Fair & Art Show in Sisters 10:00 am
20th Annual Country Fair & Art Show in Sisters
Aug 8 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
20th Annual Country Fair & Art Show in Sisters Includes juried Art Show and sale, Silent Auctions, music, ribs & hotdogs, refreshments, homemade marionberry cobbler, games, bouncy house, animals, cake walks, face painting, Country Store, book sale and more. Free admission! All proceeds are donated to local community support agencies. Art Show and Country Fair...
Support Devin’s Destiny at Saturday Market in NW Crossing 10:00 am
Support Devin’s Destiny at Saturday Market in NW Crossing
Aug 8 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Attending the NorthWest Crossing Farmers Market this Saturday? Bring a new toy to donate and stop by Harcourts The Garner Group’s booth at the event. The toys will go to local nonprofit organization Devin’s Destiny, which is dedicated to supporting homeless children throughout Central Oregon. Each year 1100+ homeless children have no days of celebration or days...
Oregon Luau @ Faith Hope Charity Vineyards 4:00 pm
Oregon Luau @ Faith Hope Charity Vineyards
Aug 8 @ 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm
 
Second Saturday Art Reception at Artists Gallery Sunriver 4:00 pm
Second Saturday Art Reception at Artists Gallery Sunriver
Aug 8 @ 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
Author Brian Doyle at Paulina Springs Books in Sisters 6:30 pm
Author Brian Doyle at Paulina Springs Books in Sisters
Aug 8 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Oregon author Brian Doyle will read from and sign his new novel “Martin Marten” at Paulina Springs Books in Sisters. Doyle, author of many previous books including the much-acclaimed “Mink River,” is a marvelous storyteller whose stageworthy public speaking skills will have you laughing, applauding, and maybe crying. His new book, set onOregon’s Mt. Hood,...
Wilco at Les Schwab Amphitheater 6:30 pm
Wilco at Les Schwab Amphitheater
Aug 8 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Wilco with special guest Speedy Ortiz!
Twilight Cinema 7:00 pm
Twilight Cinema
Aug 8 @ 7:00 pm
Twilight Cinema: Maleficent FREE movie nights vary between SHARC’s John Gray amphitheater and The Village at Sunriver. Blankets or low-profile chairs welcome. Games and activities 90 minutes prior to show, movies start at dusk.
Wilco After-party with Wilderness and Ticket Sauce at Volcanic Theatre Pub 8:00 pm
Wilco After-party with Wilderness and Ticket Sauce at Volcanic Theatre Pub
Aug 8 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
VTP Presents Wilco After Party with WILDERNESS and Ticket Sauce 10pm $5 https://www.facebook.com/wildernesstheband  
City of Bend and Bendfilm Youth Filmmaking Contest 10:00 pm
City of Bend and Bendfilm Youth Filmmaking Contest
Aug 8 @ 10:00 pm – 1:00 pm
City of Bend and BendFilm youth filmmaking contest The City of Bend and BendFilm are partnering to provide a hands-on educational opportunity for young filmmakers in grades 6-12. Young filmmakers are encouraged to produce a 30-second public service announcement in the form of a TV Commercial that educates the public abut he need for stormwater...
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Lady Crow’s Road Ride 10:00 am
Lady Crow’s Road Ride
Aug 9 @ 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...
Turf Tunes 5:00 pm
Turf Tunes
Aug 9 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Turf Tunes Sunriver Style presents a free concert featuring Tommy Hogan Band, a blues group from Bend.
INHALE at Volcanic Theatre Pub 6:00 pm
INHALE at Volcanic Theatre Pub
Aug 9 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
San Diego’s Reggae Ska INHALE 9pm $5 https://www.facebook.com/INHALEMUSIC420  
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BECKY KLUEGER & JASON VANGLASS at Summit Saloon & Stage 8:00 pm
BECKY KLUEGER & JASON VANGLASS at Summit Saloon & Stage
Aug 10 @ 8:00 pm
August 10 @ 8pm BECKY KLUEGER & JASON VANGLASS Summit Saloon & Stage Master of the one-liner, and favorite comedian of servicemen and presidents alike, Jason Van Glass is one of the nation’s most-beloved entertainers, a millionaire many times over, and a star in every category open to him — vaudeville, radio, television, and film,...
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Teacher Training: Into the Field: Investigating Cascade Carnivores 8:30 am
Teacher Training: Into the Field: Investigating Cascade Carnivores
Aug 11 @ 8:30 am – 3:30 pm
Teachers, help the High Desert Museum investigate rare Cascade carnivores by visiting remote camera sites in the region. Learn how to identify animals using just their tracks and scat. Explore standards-based curriculum designed to help students learn about local wildlife, animal identification and ecosystems.
Dawes at The Tower Theater 8:00 pm
Dawes at The Tower Theater
Aug 11 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Soul-infused Americana rockers brought to Bend by Random Presents. Heavily influenced by the vocal harmony and acoustic-based musical sound of Laurel Canyon (CSNY, Joni Mitchel), these guys have made a name for themselves since day one performing along the likes of Conor Oberst, Hozier, Chris Robinson, and My Morning Jacket. “And may all your favorite...
Tribute band MAC SABBATH at Volcanic Theatre Pub 10:00 pm
Tribute band MAC SABBATH at Volcanic Theatre Pub
Aug 11 @ 10:00 pm – 11:30 pm
LA’s #1 Tribute band MAC SABBATH (After Ziggy Marley) 10pm  $10 Adv. /$12 Door https://www.facebook.com/macsabbath  
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Derik Nelson at Picnic in the Park
Derik Nelson at Picnic in the Park
Aug 12 all-day
Listen to Derrik Nelson at Crook County’s Picnic in the Park! This is a FREE event.
Rays (on) the Roof Celebration! 11:00 am
Rays (on) the Roof Celebration!
Aug 12 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm
Pine Mountain Sports is committed to renewable energy and we’re showing off our freshly installed solar panels at our Rays (On) The Roof party! Join us on the lawn at Pine Mountain Sports Sports on Wed Aug 12 between 11A-4P and meet your local clean energy partners. Get money saving ideas and free tools to...
Sun Country Tours’ Raft n’ Brew Trips 4:30 pm
Sun Country Tours’ Raft n’ Brew Trips
Aug 12 @ 4:30 pm
Sun Country Tours’ whitewater rafting trips on the Upper Deschutes River, includes a complimentary beer tasting.
Oregon “Spirit of ’45 Day” Features the 234th Army Band at The Tower Theater 7:00 pm
Oregon “Spirit of ’45 Day” Features the 234th Army Band at The Tower Theater
Aug 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Oregon’s “Spirit of ’45 Day” features the 234th Army Band in a six-city tour. This tour honors and celebrates the achievements of The Greatest Generation so that their example of courage, self-sacrifice, ‘can-do’ spirit, and service to others will inspire our youth. KEEP THE SPIRIT OF ’45 ALIVE preserves the legacy of the ordinary heroes, who...
The Talbott Brothers at McMenamins 7:00 pm
The Talbott Brothers at McMenamins
Aug 12 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
The Talbott Brothers are singer/songwriters from the heartland led by harmonizing brothers Nick and Tyler Talbott. They are known for fun, energetic shows dubbed with rich sibling harmonies and purposeful lyrics.
Three Creeks Brewing Music in the Canyon 7:00 pm
Three Creeks Brewing Music in the Canyon
Aug 12 @ 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  
Backcountry Hunters and Anglers Presents “The Hunting Film Tour” at VTP 10:00 pm
Backcountry Hunters and Anglers Presents “The Hunting Film Tour” at VTP
Aug 12 @ 10:00 pm – 11:30 pm
Backcountry Hunters and Anglers Presents “The Hunting Film Tour” 6pm $10 Adv./$12 Door https://www.facebook.com/events/1875869432637468/
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Bend Brew Fest at Les Schwab Amphitheater 12:00 pm
Bend Brew Fest at Les Schwab Amphitheater
Aug 13 @ 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Four days of craft beer bliss!
Redmond Library Club Discuss “Running the Rift” by Naomi Benaron 12:00 pm
“Strictly Originals” Open Mic at Strictly Organic Coffee 6:00 pm
“Strictly Originals” Open Mic at Strictly Organic Coffee
Aug 13 @ 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!  
Evening Lecture: Cougar Behavior in the Urban-Wildland Interface: Attraction, Avoidance or Ambivalence? 6:00 pm
Evening Lecture: Cougar Behavior in the Urban-Wildland Interface: Attraction, Avoidance or Ambivalence?
Aug 13 @ 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Local cougars have been in the news recently – and their management has elicited controversy. Join us for a special presentation and panel discussion about cougars on the urban-wildland interface and the science behind managing this apex predator around human populations. Join renowned cougar expert Dr. David Stoner and other panelists to hear more about...
Munch and Music at Drake Park 7:00 pm
Munch and Music at Drake Park
Aug 13 @ 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...
Local Music Night with Corner Gospel Explosion, Cosmonautical, Madam Officer 9:00 pm
Local Music Night with Corner Gospel Explosion, Cosmonautical, Madam Officer
Aug 13 @ 9:00 pm
  Thurs. Aug. 13th Local Music Night with Corner Gospel Explosion, Cosmonautical, Madam Officer. 9pm $5  
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Crooked River Open Pasture’s Famer’s Market 10:00 am
Crooked River Open Pasture’s Famer’s Market
Aug 15 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Contact: Mary Beyer Crook County Small Farm Alliance, Wine Down Ranch 503-519-5286 email: vinomaria@gmail.com www.winedownranch.com Crooked River Open Pasture’s Farmer’s Market, Timber to Table Tour, with fun activities for the entire family. Enjoy scenic views and fresh country air as you stroll through an on-site Farmer’s Market. Choose from a variety of locally sourced products from...
Mt Bachelor Quilters Guild 37th Annual Quilt Show and Sale in Pioneer Park 10:00 am
Mt Bachelor Quilters Guild 37th Annual Quilt Show and Sale in Pioneer Park
Aug 15 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
The second largest outdoor quilt show in Central Oregon! Over 200 original works will be displayed as well as a boutique and quilt supplies sale. Our raffle quilt winner will be announced.    Show runs from 10-4 www.mtbachelorquiltersguild.typepad.com  
Bend Brew Fest at Les Schwab Amphitheater 12:00 pm
Bend Brew Fest at Les Schwab Amphitheater
Aug 15 @ 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Four days of craft beer bliss!
Parlour Concert 6:00 pm
Parlour Concert
Aug 15 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
The site will not let us select the correct address, it is Anker LANE, NOT Anker ROAD Please come and hear one of our most talented local groups; Parlour The group is made up of Mark and Linda Quon, Mike Potter and Susan Bonacker, featuring guitar, mandolin and fiddle along with simply wonderful vocals and...
Sunriver Music Festival Classical Concert III at The Tower Theater 7:30 pm
Sunriver Music Festival Classical Concert III at The Tower Theater
Aug 15 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
“United We Stand” featuring Central Oregon Mastersingers and Kyle Ruggles, flute. COPLAND Fanfare for the Common Man. JOHN RUTTER Suite Antique, featuring Kyle Ruggles, flute. BERNSTEIN Chichester Psalms, featuring Central Oregon Mastersingers. COPLAND The Promise of Living, featuring Central Oregon Mastersingers. MENDELSSOHN  Symphony no. 4 in A major, op. 90(Italian)  
Indubious, Natural Remedy, and Strive Roots at Volcanic Theatre Pub 8:00 pm
Indubious, Natural Remedy, and Strive Roots at Volcanic Theatre Pub
Aug 15 @ 8:00 pm
Sat. Aug. 15th Indubious, Natural Remedy, and Strive Roots 8pm $10 Adv./$15 Doors http://www.indubiousmusic.com/, http://naturalremedymusic.com/
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Lady Crow’s Road Ride 10:00 am
Lady Crow’s Road Ride
Aug 16 @ 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 Brew Fest at Les Schwab Amphitheater 12:00 pm
Bend Brew Fest at Les Schwab Amphitheater
Aug 16 @ 12:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Four days of craft beer bliss!
Turf Tunes 5:00 pm
Turf Tunes
Aug 16 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Turf Tunes: Briana Renea FREE concert on the lawn at SHARC’s John Gray amphitheater. Bring a blanket or low-profile chair, picnic basket and beverages. Food and beverage for purchase. No pets, glass.
Olympia’s The Lowest Pair w/ The Earnest Lovers at Volcanic Theatre Pub 8:00 pm
Olympia’s The Lowest Pair w/ The Earnest Lovers at Volcanic Theatre Pub
Aug 16 @ 8:00 pm
Sun. Aug. 16th Olympia’s The Lowest Pair w/ The Earnest Lovers 8pm $5 Adv./$7 Door http://thelowestpair.com/, http://www.theearnestlovers.com/home
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Sunriver Music Festival Solo Piano Concert 7:30 pm
Sunriver Music Festival Solo Piano Concert
Aug 17 @ 7:30 pm
Sean Chen, the 2013 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition Crystal Medalist, is back by popular demand. He is the first American to place as a finalist since 1997. Sean Chen’s program includes the music of Nikolai Medtner, Chopin, Debussy, Lisa Bielawa and Rachmaninov.
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Portland’s US Lights/ with Dust Covered Carpet 8:31 pm
Portland’s US Lights/ with Dust Covered Carpet
Aug 18 @ 8:31 pm
Tues. Aug. 18th Portland’s US Lights/ with Dust Covered Carpet 9pm $5 http://uslightsmusic.com/
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Alexis Ebert at Picnic in the Park
Alexis Ebert at Picnic in the Park
Aug 19 all-day
Listen to Alexis Ebert at Crook County’s Picnic in the Park! This is a FREE event.
Sun Country Tours’ Raft n’ Brew Trips 4:30 pm
Sun Country Tours’ Raft n’ Brew Trips
Aug 19 @ 4:30 pm
Sun Country Tours’ whitewater rafting trips on the Upper Deschutes River, includes a complimentary beer tasting.
Museum & Me 5:00 pm
Museum & Me
Aug 19 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
A time for children and adults with physical, cognitive, and/or social disabilities to enjoy the High Desert Museum after hours. Explore the Museum’s newest exhibits and revisit your favorites.
Music on the Green at Sam Johnson Park 6:00 pm
Music on the Green at Sam Johnson Park
Aug 19 @ 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...
Central Oregon Humane Society Paws For Applause 7:00 pm
Central Oregon Humane Society Paws For Applause
Aug 19 @ 7:00 pm
Wed. Aug. 19th Central Oregon Humane Society Paws For Applause Benefit Concert with Bravey Don, Strange Rover, and Cosmonauticals. 7pm  $5 Suggested Donation
Heart & Soul Concert Series: Jive Coulis 7:00 pm
Heart & Soul Concert Series: Jive Coulis
Aug 19 @ 7:00 pm
Eclectic jam rock from Jive Coulis in the Beer Garden. All ages welcome.
The Cutmen at McMenamins 7:00 pm
The Cutmen at McMenamins
Aug 19 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Funky soul, jazzy boogaloo horns, and attitude, local crew The CUTMEN will have your rump shaking all night with their upbeat horns, keys, and pedaled up guitar infused music.
Sunriver Music Festival Classical Concert IV 7:30 pm
Sunriver Music Festival Classical Concert IV
Aug 19 @ 7:30 pm
Sean Chen, the 2013 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition Crystal Medalist, performs Mendelssohn Piano Concerto no.1 with the Festival Orchestra. This concert opens with a World Premier by C.F. Kip Winger titled Granted Passage. The Festival Orchestra will be the first to perform this new composition. Concert closes with the Schumann Symphony no. 2.
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Oregon Brewshed Alliance Happy Hour at McMenamins 3:00 pm
Oregon Brewshed Alliance Happy Hour at McMenamins
Aug 20 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
A tri-city happy hour celebrating McMenamins and the Oregon Brewshed® Alliance. $1 per pint sold at Ringlers in Portland, High Street in Eugene, and Old St. Francis School in Bend between 3-6 p.m. goes to support the Oregon Brewshed® Alliance and it’s efforts to protect Oregon’s forest watersheds, providing the clean water necessary for brewing...
“Strictly Originals” Open Mic at Strictly Organic Coffee 6:00 pm
“Strictly Originals” Open Mic at Strictly Organic Coffee
Aug 20 @ 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!  
Medical & Science Panel for Writers 6:30 pm
Medical & Science Panel for Writers
Aug 20 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Central Oregon Writers Guild is hosting a special medical and science panel for writers with medical and science experts Denise Delcolle, Kent Pressman, and Kristin Hanson Gonzales. Each expert will provide background on their specialties, then open up the floor for questions — a great opportunity to get true fodder for your novel or short...
Portland’s Black Pussy with Ape Machine at Volcanic Theatre Pub 7:00 pm
Portland’s Black Pussy with Ape Machine at Volcanic Theatre Pub
Aug 20 @ 7:00 pm
Thurs. Aug. 20th Portland’s Black Pussy with Ape Machine. 9pm. $8 ADV./ $10 Door   https://www.facebook.com/lessinfomoremojo
Mike Wally Walter 8:00 pm
Mike Wally Walter
Aug 20 @ 8:00 pm
Thursday August 20 @ 8:00 pm Summit Saloon & Stage Downtown Bend – MIKE WALLY WALTER – Mike began his comedy career back in 1982 when you had to be funny to get a gig. He has traveled the US, Canada and even the Middle East to entertain. People leave his show feeling good about...
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Muse Camp Women’s Retreat 9:00 am
Muse Camp Women’s Retreat
Aug 21 @ 9:00 am – Aug 23 @ 5:00 pm
WORLD MUSE TO HOST 5Th ANNUAL MUSE CAMP – TICKETS ARE STILL AVAILABLE The three-day women’s retreat will offer 100 women and girls the opportunity to work with local and global artists, activists, and leaders. August 5, 2015 – Bend, Ore. – MUSE CAMP WOMEN’S RETREAT will be held August 21st – 23rd  at Caldera...
Parlour CD Release Party 6:00 pm
Parlour CD Release Party
Aug 21 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The CD release party is scheduled for Friday, August 21st on the lawn at Crux Fermentation Project from 6-9 p.m. We will encourage guests to bring blankets and/or low back lawn chairs for the performance.
Jack Nisbit at Paulina Springs Books 6:30 pm
Jack Nisbit at Paulina Springs Books
Aug 21 @ 6:30 pm
On Friday, August 21 at 6:30 pm at Paulina Springs Books in Sisters and Saturday, August 22 at 6:30 pm at Paulina Springs Books in Redmond, Jack Nisbet will present a talk and slideshow based on his book “Ancient Places: People and Landscape in the Emerging Northwest.” The story of the land in the Northwest...
Shakespeare in the Park: Comedy of Errors at Drake Park 7:00 pm
Shakespeare in the Park: Comedy of Errors at Drake Park
Aug 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Shakespeare in the Park series returns to Bend and Sunriver August 21-23 with three brilliant performances of one of the Bard’s earliest plays and perhaps his most farcical comedy, The Comedy of Errors. The cast from Portland’s Northwest Classical Theatre Company will take the stage in Drake Park in Bend on August 21 and...
Eugene’s Sol Seed with COLOSO (Collection Of Lone Souljahs) 9:00 pm
Eugene’s Sol Seed with COLOSO (Collection Of Lone Souljahs)
Aug 21 @ 9:00 pm
Fri. Aug. 21st Eugene’s Sol Seed with COLOSO (Collection Of Lone Souljahs) 9pm $8 Adv. / $10 Door https://www.facebook.com/SolSeedMusic?fref=ts
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“Go Set a Watchman” Discuss the controversial follow-up to “To Kill a Mockingbird” 10:30 am
Jack Nisbit at Paulina Springs Books 6:30 pm
Jack Nisbit at Paulina Springs Books
Aug 22 @ 6:30 pm
On Friday, August 21 at 6:30 pm at Paulina Springs Books in Sisters and Saturday, August 22 at 6:30 pm at Paulina Springs Books in Redmond, Jack Nisbet will present a talk and slideshow based on his book “Ancient Places: People and Landscape in the Emerging Northwest.” The story of the land in the Northwest...
Sisters Folk Festival Free Concerts: Keith Greeninger 6:30 pm
Sisters Folk Festival Free Concerts: Keith Greeninger
Aug 22 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Keith Greeninger has been to Sisters many times, and has created a following unparalleled in the area.  As a singer-songwriter, Keith paints intricate portraits of the human condition with powerful melodic images; deep, engaging guitar rhythms and husky, heart-wrenching vocals. His masterfully crafted tunes and powerful presence have earned him top songwriting awards at the...
Shakespeare in the Park: Comedy of Errors at Drake Park 7:00 pm
Shakespeare in the Park: Comedy of Errors at Drake Park
Aug 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Shakespeare in the Park series returns to Bend and Sunriver August 21-23 with three brilliant performances of one of the Bard’s earliest plays and perhaps his most farcical comedy, The Comedy of Errors. The cast from Portland’s Northwest Classical Theatre Company will take the stage in Drake Park in Bend on August 21 and...
Portland’s Machine, Patrimony, and The Chinups @ VTC 9:00 pm
Portland’s Machine, Patrimony, and The Chinups @ VTC
Aug 22 @ 9:00 pm
Sat. Aug. 22nd Portland’s Machine, Patrimony, and The Chinups 9pm $5 https://www.facebook.com/Iammachine/timeline
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Juniper Swim & Fitness Center Kids’ Triathalon at Juniper Swim & Fitness Center and Juniper Park
Juniper Swim & Fitness Center Kids’ Triathalon at Juniper Swim & Fitness Center and Juniper Park
Aug 23 all-day
Youth ages 4 through 15 years old are invited to swim, bike and run at the Juniper Swim & Fitness Center Kids’ Triathlon, Sunday, August 23rd at Juniper Swim & Fitness Center and Juniper Park in northeast Bend.   Consisting of all three traditional triathlon activities of swimming, biking and running, the event will offer...
Beat Beethoven’s 5th 5k run 9:00 am
Beat Beethoven’s 5th 5k run
Aug 23 @ 9:00 am
Can YOU beat Beethoven? This is a first-ever event for Central Oregon. Runners begin the 5k run with the opening notes of Beethoven’s 5th Symphony over loud speakers and try to finish before the symphony ends – about 33 minutes. There will be prizes for the top 3 M&F 5k finishers. Also a 1 mile...
Lady Crow’s Road Ride 10:00 am
Lady Crow’s Road Ride
Aug 23 @ 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...
Michael Franti and Spearhead at Les Schwab Amphitheater 6:30 pm
Michael Franti and Spearhead at Les Schwab Amphitheater
Aug 23 @ 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Michael Franti and Spearhead return to Bend, OR! $39 General Admission. Tickets on sale April 3rd at 10am. Blankets and chairs allowed at this venue.  
Shakespeare in the Park: Comedy of Errors at Sunriver SHARC Amphitheater 7:00 pm
Shakespeare in the Park: Comedy of Errors at Sunriver SHARC Amphitheater
Aug 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
The Shakespeare in the Park series returns to Bend and Sunriver August 21-23 with three brilliant performances of one of the Bard’s earliest plays and perhaps his most farcical comedy, The Comedy of Errors. The cast from Portland’s Northwest Classical Theatre Company will take the stage in Drake Park in Bend on August 21 and...
KS’s Monzie Leo and The Big Sky with Rob Larkin and The Wayward Ones @VTC 9:00 pm
KS’s Monzie Leo and The Big Sky with Rob Larkin and The Wayward Ones @VTC
Aug 23 @ 9:00 pm
Sun. Aug. 23rd KS’s Monzie Leo and The Big Sky with Rob Larkin and The Wayward Ones 9pm $5 https://www.facebook.com/pages/Monzie-Leo-The-Big-Sky/201219156606507
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LGBT Movie Night Naz and Maalik @VTP 6:30 pm
LGBT Movie Night Naz and Maalik @VTP
Aug 24 @ 6:30 pm
Mon. Aug. 24th LGBT Movie Night Naz and Maalik 6:30pm $5 http://www.nazandmaalik.com/
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The Fireweeds at Picnic in the Park
The Fireweeds at Picnic in the Park
Aug 26 all-day
Listen to the Fireweeds at Crook County’s Picnic in the Park! This is a FREE event.
Sun Country Tours’ Raft n’ Brew Trips 4:30 pm
Sun Country Tours’ Raft n’ Brew Trips
Aug 26 @ 4:30 pm
Sun Country Tours’ whitewater rafting trips on the Upper Deschutes River, includes a complimentary beer tasting.
Heart & Soul Concert Series: Downhill Ryder 7:00 pm
Heart & Soul Concert Series: Downhill Ryder
Aug 26 @ 7:00 pm
Diverse rock & blues from Downhill Ryder in the beer garden. All ages welcome.
Three Creeks Brewing Music in the Canyon 7:00 pm
Three Creeks Brewing Music in the Canyon
Aug 26 @ 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  
Rhode Island’s Arc Iris @ VTP 9:00 pm
Rhode Island’s Arc Iris @ VTP
Aug 26 @ 9:00 pm
Wed. Aug. 26th Rhode Island’s Arc iris 9pm $5 http://www.arcirismusic.com/
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SMART at the Library 11:30 am
SMART at the Library
Aug 27 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
SMART, Start Making A Reader Today is gearing up for the 4th annual SMART Art: Show, Sale, Social on October 22, 2015 at 5:15pm at Kendall Toyota in Bend, OR. Each year SMART invites young artists to participate in the Art Contest connected with SMART Art. This year we would like to invite the community...
Harmony4Women Singer’s Kickoff Party 5:30 pm
Harmony4Women Singer’s Kickoff Party
Aug 27 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
You’re Invited to the Annual Harmony4Women Singer’s Kickoff Party Please RSVP to Linda at: trixytazzy@live.com It all begins at the Singer’s Kickoff Party; a gathering for the curious, for the “Gee this sounds like fun!” crowd, for Mothers, Daughters, Granddaughters who want to sing together, for the I’m New in Towners, for H4W alumni –...
“Strictly Originals” Open Mic at Strictly Organic Coffee 6:00 pm
“Strictly Originals” Open Mic at Strictly Organic Coffee
Aug 27 @ 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!  
Eugene’s The Sawyer Family @ VTP 9:00 pm
Eugene’s The Sawyer Family @ VTP
Aug 27 @ 9:00 pm
Thurs. Aug. 27th Eugene’s The Sawyer Family 9pm $5 https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Sawyer-Family/209256389668
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Sisters Arts Association’s Fourth Friday Art Walk 4:00 pm
Sisters Arts Association’s Fourth Friday Art Walk
Aug 28 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Pick up a NEW map at any of Sisters’ 22 featured galleries and stroll through town. The best in regional art in a friendly town.
2015 Furball: Dogs on the Catwalk Presented By Bend Veterinary Clinic and Birkenstock of Bend 6:00 pm
2015 Furball: Dogs on the Catwalk Presented By Bend Veterinary Clinic and Birkenstock of Bend
Aug 28 @ 6:00 pm
Join us for the 6th annual Furball fundraising event benefiting Bend Spay+Neuter Project! The 2015 Furball: Dogs on the Catwalk is being presented by Bend Veterinary Clinic and Birkenstock of Bend and will be held at the beautiful Aspen Hall in Shevlin Park on August 28th. Dinner from Mother’s Cafe Catering, beer from Three Creeks...
Bend Spay and Neuter Project’s 2015 Furball at Aspen Hall 6:00 pm
Bend Spay and Neuter Project’s 2015 Furball at Aspen Hall
Aug 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Food from Mother’s Cafe Catering Live Music by Bill Keale Silent Auction, Wine Wall and Raffle! 6pm Aspen Hall at Shevlin Park, August 28th, 2015 Tickets on Sale June 1st!      
Evelyn Hess at Paulina Springs Books 6:30 pm
Evelyn Hess at Paulina Springs Books
Aug 28 @ 6:30 pm
On Friday, August 28 at 6:30 pm at Paulina Springs Books in REDMOND and Saturday, August 29 at 6:30 pm at Paulina Springs Books in SISTERS, Evelyn Searle Hess will read from and sign her new book, “Building a Better Nest: Living Lightly at Home and in the World.” Building a Better Nest asks the...
Open Mic Night at The Dalles Art Center 7:00 pm
Open Mic Night at The Dalles Art Center
Aug 28 @ 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....
PDX’s HILLSTOMP w/ Helga @ VTP 9:00 pm
PDX’s HILLSTOMP w/ Helga @ VTP
Aug 28 @ 9:00 pm
Fri. Aug. 28th PDX’s HILLSTOMP w/ Helga 9pm $10 Adv. /$12 Door. http://www.hillstomp.com/
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High Desert Rendezvous 5:00 pm
High Desert Rendezvous
Aug 29 @ 5:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Enjoy hosted drinks, appetizers, gambling and games, as well as a silent auction at our annual High Desert Rendezvous fundraising event. Last year’s event helped the Museum raise $300,000 for our nationally-recognized educational programs.
High Desert Rendezvous 2015 5:00 pm
High Desert Rendezvous 2015
Aug 29 @ 5:00 pm
What an amazing year we had in 2014. Our 300+ guests helped the High Desert Museum raise over $300,000 for our nationally-recognized educational programs. We continue to be incredibly appreciative of your generous support of the Museum and look forward to hosting you again at this year’s celebration. We invite you to help us make...
Evelyn Hess at Paulina Springs Books 6:30 pm
Evelyn Hess at Paulina Springs Books
Aug 29 @ 6:30 pm
On Friday, August 28 at 6:30 pm at Paulina Springs Books in REDMOND and Saturday, August 29 at 6:30 pm at Paulina Springs Books in SISTERS, Evelyn Searle Hess will read from and sign her new book, “Building a Better Nest: Living Lightly at Home and in the World.” Building a Better Nest asks the...
Portland’s Rockabilly of The Twangshifters @ VTP 9:00 pm
Portland’s Rockabilly of The Twangshifters @ VTP
Aug 29 @ 9:00 pm
Sat. Aug. 29th Portland’s Rockabilly of The Twangshifters w/ TBA 9pm $5 Adv. /$7 Door https://www.facebook.com/Twangshifters
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Lady Crow’s Road Ride 10:00 am
Lady Crow’s Road Ride
Aug 30 @ 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...
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