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TEDxBendWomen
TEDxBendWomen @ Redmond Technology Education Center
Dec 1 all-day
TEDxBendWomen @ Redmond Technology Education Center | Redmond | Oregon | United States
Women the world over are no longer accepting the status quo. They’re rising up, breaking out, and pushing boundaries. Whatever their focus and talent–business, technology, art, science, politics-these pioneers and their allies are joining forces in an explosion of discovery and ingenuity to drive real, meaningful change.g TEDxBendWomen is our local opportunity for exclusive viewing...
Cycling Group Ride 9:30 am
Cycling Group Ride @ Crow's Feet Commons
Dec 1 @ 9:30 am
Looking to get in with a group of happy, easy going local cyclists? You’re in the right place. This no-drop group ride will take you along the Twin Bridges loop, a stand beer. Hope to see you around!
Blank Pages Writing Workshop: Look Again 6:00 pm
Blank Pages Writing Workshop: Look Again @ The Workhouse
Dec 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Blank Pages Writing Workshop: Look Again @ The Workhouse | Bend | Oregon | United States
In this workshop we’ll look at the art of re-seeing, re-reading, re-visioning. Through prompt writing, close-reading, and exercises, we’ll discover how to look into the heart of our work.
HDCM Concert Series: CROWN CITY STRING QUARTET 7:30 pm
HDCM Concert Series: CROWN CITY STRING QUARTET @ Wille Hall - Central Oregon Community College
Dec 1 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
HDCM Concert Series: CROWN CITY STRING QUARTET @ Wille Hall - Central Oregon Community College | Bend | Oregon | United States
High Desert Chamber Music’s 11th season, presented by Mission Building, continues with Central Oregon favorites the Crown City String Quartet. Their performances have been praised as “sublime” and “simply moving and spectacular”. This Pasadena based group has been the resident and premier group featured in the HDCM Concert Series and they perform regularly at a...
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Christmas Marketplace
Christmas Marketplace @ Faith, Hope and Charity Vineyards
Dec 2 all-day
Christmas Marketplace @ Faith, Hope and Charity Vineyards | Terrebonne | Oregon | United States
Come join us at the vineyard on Dec 2nd from noon to 5pm for our Christmas Market Place. Grab lunch, then enjoy a glass of wine while you stroll through our Christmas Boutique to get some much needed shopping done. Our vendors will showcase unique gifts from Central Oregon.
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Jim Brickman – A Joyful Christmas Live Holiday Concert
Jim Brickman – A Joyful Christmas Live Holiday Concert @ Tower Theatre
Dec 3 all-day
Jim Brickman - A Joyful Christmas Live Holiday Concert @ Tower Theatre | Bend | Oregon | United States
Be part of the holiday concert tradition of the season with Grammy nominated songwriter and piano sensation Jim Brickman as he celebrates A Joyful Christmas at the Tower Theatre. Jim Brickman delivers the sounds and spirit of the season with carols, classics and original songs on his 22nd holiday tour.  Holiday music brings yuletide memories to life as...
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Wednesday Ecstatic Dance 7:00 pm
Wednesday Ecstatic Dance @ The Old Stone
Dec 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Welcome to Bend Ecstatic Dance …where all approaches to dance and allow yourself to be danced from the inside out! Please arrive with your Whole Self, substance and fragrance-free. We hold a sacred and tribal yells are welcome! Please bring your open mind and respect the individual expression of others. We recommend dancing in bare...
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Still Here: Native Artists’ Reflections on their Art and Heritage
Still Here: Native Artists’ Reflections on their Art and Heritage @ The High Desert Museum
Dec 6 all-day
Still Here: Native Artists’ Reflections on their Art and Heritage @ The High Desert Museum | Bend | Oregon | United States
As artist Roberta Kirk stated in the By Her Hand exhibition, “Our people are still here … We are still practicing our culture, traditions and languages … We’re still trying to protect our land, our resources and our traditional foods. We’re still trying to carry on the way that our ancestors taught us.” Join us...
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The Bad Cats are rockin’ Checkers!
The Bad Cats are rockin’ Checkers! @ Checkers Pub
Dec 7 all-day
The Bad Cats are rockin' Checkers! @ Checkers Pub | Redmond | Oregon | United States
Dine & dance to LIVE music by the Cats at this rockin’ Redmond pub. – 8pm ’til ya can’t dance no mo’! – Great food & drinks, an awesome CATmosphere, and a fun place to PAWty! – www.BadCatsBand.com
Sunriver Music Festival presents legendary boogie-woogie pianist Arthur Migliazza 6:30 pm
Sunriver Music Festival presents legendary boogie-woogie pianist Arthur Migliazza @ Sunriver Resort Homestead
Dec 7 @ 6:30 pm
Sunriver Music Festival presents legendary boogie-woogie pianist Arthur Migliazza @ Sunriver Resort Homestead | Sunriver | Oregon | United States
Sunriver Music Festival presents Arthur Migliazza, boogie-woogie pianist extraordinaire, at the Sunriver Resort Homestead on December 7th at 6:30 p.m. Award-winning member of the Arizona Blues Hall of Fame, Migliazza has played on the world’s greatest stages and starred in the critically acclaimed Off-Broadway show BOOGIE STOMP!
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CATurday night LIVE music – The Bad Cats at Checkers!
CATurday night LIVE music – The Bad Cats at Checkers! @ Checkers Pub
Dec 8 all-day
CATurday night LIVE music - The Bad Cats at Checkers! @ Checkers Pub | Redmond | Oregon | United States
Dine & dance to LIVE music by the Cats at this rockin’ Redmond pub. – 8pm ’til ya can’t dance no mo’! – Great food & drinks, an awesome CATmosphere, and a fun place to PAWty! – www.BadCatsBand.com
Father Christmas
Father Christmas @ The High Desert Museum
Dec 8 all-day
Father Christmas @ The High Desert Museum | Bend | Oregon | United States
Bring a camera and take a holiday photo with Father Christmas. Our beloved 1880s character of holiday past will be waiting for your wish list in the historic ambience of the Hall of Exploration and Settlement. 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Decorate your own cookie $1 Free with Museum admission
Live in the Vineyard: John Hoover and The Mighty Quinns
Live in the Vineyard: John Hoover and The Mighty Quinns @ Faith, Hope and Charity Winery
Dec 8 all-day
Live in the Vineyard: John Hoover and The Mighty Quinns @ Faith, Hope and Charity Winery | Terrebonne | Oregon | United States
John Denver Tribute Band, John Hoover and the Mighty Quinns perform a tribute to the songs, music and spiritual connection of John Denver. Audiences everywhere have been thrilled and delighted to hear Denver’s music presented with the integrity of his intended message. Playing guitars, mandolin, percussion and bass, the Quinns present a fully energized performance...
Sketching Raptors with Artist Ian Factor
Sketching Raptors with Artist Ian Factor @ The High Desert Museum
Dec 8 all-day
Sketching Raptors with Artist Ian Factor @ The High Desert Museum | Bend | Oregon | United States
Learn how to draw select raptors from the Museum’s Donald M. Kerr Birds of Prey Center under the guidance of artist and teacher Ian Factor. The workshop will begin with classroom instruction and sketching exercises from taxidermy specimens before moving on to drawing live birds. Dress warmly for outdoor sketching. Suitable for ages 14 and...
Cycling Group Ride 9:30 am
Cycling Group Ride @ Crow's Feet Commons
Dec 8 @ 9:30 am
Looking to get in with a group of happy, easy going local cyclists? You’re in the right place. This no-drop group ride will take you along the Twin Bridges loop, a stand beer. Hope to see you around!
Thorn Hollow String Band 11:00 am
Thorn Hollow String Band @ The High Desert Museum
Dec 8 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Thorn Hollow String Band @ The High Desert Museum | Bend | Oregon | United States
Hear some toe-tapping tunes from our pioneering house band! Dancing encouraged. 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Free with Museum admission
A Tumalo Christmas 2:00 pm
A Tumalo Christmas @ Tumalo Coffeehouse
Dec 8 @ 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
A Tumalo Christmas @ Tumalo Coffeehouse | Bend | Oregon | United States
“A Tumalo Christma” is an event for the whole family. Bring warm clothing, a new toy or $5 to Slate Hair and Design and receive a voucher for a photo with Santa at HIIT Logic. All donations go to the Bend Fire Department to disperse throughout Central Oregon. Decorate giant gingerbread cookies at Tumalo Coffeehouse...
Holiday Magic 2018 3:00 pm
Holiday Magic 2018 @ Tower Theatre
Dec 8 @ 3:00 pm
Holiday Magic 2018 @ Tower Theatre | Bend | Oregon | United States
The 2018 edition of the seasonal favorite, Holiday Magic will feature the world premiere of new music written specifically for the Cascade Chorale by Chorale Director, James Knox. The new work, “Ring Out, Wild Bells,” places the text of the poem by Alfred, Lord Tennyson in a dynamic, contemporary orchestral and vocal setting. Composer James...
Live at the Vineyard: John Hoover and the Mighty Quinns 6:00 pm
Live at the Vineyard: John Hoover and the Mighty Quinns @ Faith, Hope and Charity Vineyards
Dec 8 @ 6:00 pm
Live at the Vineyard: John Hoover and the Mighty Quinns @ Faith, Hope and Charity Vineyards | Terrebonne | Oregon | United States
John Denver Tribute Band, John Hoover and the Mighty Quinns perform a tribute to the songs, music and spiritual connection of John Denver. Audiences everywhere have been thrilled and delighted to hear Denver’s music presented with the integrity of his intended message. Playing guitars, mandolin, percussion and bass, the Quinns present a fully energized performance...
Holiday Magic 2018 7:00 pm
Holiday Magic 2018 @ Tower Theatre
Dec 8 @ 7:00 pm
Holiday Magic 2018 @ Tower Theatre | Bend | Oregon | United States
The 2018 edition of the seasonal favorite, Holiday Magic will feature the world premiere of new music written specifically for the Cascade Chorale by Chorale Director, James Knox. The new work, “Ring Out, Wild Bells,” places the text of the poem by Alfred, Lord Tennyson in a dynamic, contemporary orchestral and vocal setting. Composer James...
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Holiday Magic 2018 7:00 pm
Holiday Magic 2018 @ Tower Theatre
Dec 9 @ 7:00 pm
Holiday Magic 2018 @ Tower Theatre | Bend | Oregon | United States
The 2018 edition of the seasonal favorite, Holiday Magic will feature the world premiere of new music written specifically for the Cascade Chorale by Chorale Director, James Knox. The new work, “Ring Out, Wild Bells,” places the text of the poem by Alfred, Lord Tennyson in a dynamic, contemporary orchestral and vocal setting. Composer James...
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Natural History Pub: Native Fish
Natural History Pub: Native Fish @ The High Desert Museum
Dec 11 all-day
Natural History Pub: Native Fish @ The High Desert Museum | Bend | Oregon | United States
Native fish of Oregon’s High Desert, such as the Warner sucker, Foskett speckled dace and Hutton tui chub, thrive in healthy streams, lakes and springs. Some species exist only in certain places, such as the Borax Lake chub, which are only found in one 10-acre lake. However, these species have faced numerous threats to their...
Bend Comedy Open Mic 7:00 pm
Bend Comedy Open Mic @ Summit Saloon
Dec 11 @ 7:00 pm
 
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Wednesday Ecstatic Dance 7:00 pm
Wednesday Ecstatic Dance @ The Old Stone
Dec 12 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Welcome to Bend Ecstatic Dance …where all approaches to dance and allow yourself to be danced from the inside out! Please arrive with your Whole Self, substance and fragrance-free. We hold a sacred and tribal yells are welcome! Please bring your open mind and respect the individual expression of others. We recommend dancing in bare...
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Weekend Workshop: Wind Energy
Weekend Workshop: Wind Energy @ The High Desert Museum
Dec 15 all-day
Weekend Workshop: Wind Energy @ The High Desert Museum | Bend | Oregon | United States
Families can explore together in this renewable energy workshop. Learn about different energy sources and how engineers have gotten some of their best ideas from nature. Design and test your own wind turbine blades to harness the wind. 10:00 am – 12:00 pm $15, Members receive 20% discount
2018 National Wreaths Across America Day 9:00 am
2018 National Wreaths Across America Day @ Deschutes Memorial Chapel and Gardens
Dec 15 @ 9:00 am
2018 National Wreaths Across America Day @ Deschutes Memorial Chapel and Gardens | Bend | Oregon | United States
Please join Deschutes Memorial Chapel and Gardens, along with the Bend Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution on Saturday, December 15th, 2018 at 9:00 AM PST at Deschutes Memorial Gardens as we honor Central Oregon Veterans by placing memorial wreaths upon their graves. This year’s event will include a...
Cycling Group Ride 9:30 am
Cycling Group Ride @ Crow's Feet Commons
Dec 15 @ 9:30 am
Looking to get in with a group of happy, easy going local cyclists? You’re in the right place. This no-drop group ride will take you along the Twin Bridges loop, a stand beer. Hope to see you around!
Central Oregon Mastersingers Holiday Concert 7:30 pm
Central Oregon Mastersingers Holiday Concert @ Tower Theater
Dec 15 @ 7:30 pm – Dec 16 @ 4:00 pm
Central Oregon Mastersingers Holiday Concert @ Tower Theater | Bend | Oregon | United States
Central Oregon Mastersingers Magnificat COM’s Annual Holiday Concert at The Tower Theater Presented by The Tower Theater The holiday concert will feature John Rutter’s Magnificat and Central Oregon Mastersingers will be joined by a chamber orchestra and soprano soloist, Audrey Clark. The “Magnificat,” or “Song of Mary,” is one of the most familiar and well-loved...
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Wednesday Ecstatic Dance 7:00 pm
Wednesday Ecstatic Dance @ The Old Stone
Dec 19 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Welcome to Bend Ecstatic Dance …where all approaches to dance and allow yourself to be danced from the inside out! Please arrive with your Whole Self, substance and fragrance-free. We hold a sacred and tribal yells are welcome! Please bring your open mind and respect the individual expression of others. We recommend dancing in bare...
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The Bad Cats are rockin the RBI!
The Bad Cats are rockin the RBI! @ The RBI/Round Butte Inn
Dec 21 all-day
The Bad Cats are rockin the RBI! @ The RBI/Round Butte Inn | Culver | Oregon | United States
Dine & dance to LIVE music by the Cats at this rockin’ Culver bar. – 8pm ’til ya can’t dance no mo’! – Great food & drinks, a fun place to PAWty! www.BadCatsBand.com
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Cycling Group Ride 9:30 am
Cycling Group Ride @ Crow's Feet Commons
Dec 22 @ 9:30 am
Looking to get in with a group of happy, easy going local cyclists? You’re in the right place. This no-drop group ride will take you along the Twin Bridges loop, a stand beer. Hope to see you around!
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Wednesday Ecstatic Dance 7:00 pm
Wednesday Ecstatic Dance @ The Old Stone
Dec 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Welcome to Bend Ecstatic Dance …where all approaches to dance and allow yourself to be danced from the inside out! Please arrive with your Whole Self, substance and fragrance-free. We hold a sacred and tribal yells are welcome! Please bring your open mind and respect the individual expression of others. We recommend dancing in bare...
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The Bad Cats are rockin’ Northside!
The Bad Cats are rockin’ Northside! @ Northside Bar & Grill
Dec 28 all-day
The Bad Cats are rockin' Northside! @ Northside Bar & Grill | Bend | Oregon | United States
Dine & dance to LIVE music by the Cats at this rockin’ Bend bar and grill – Great food and drinks and an awesome CATmosphere. – $3 Cover. – 8:30pm ’til ya can’t dance no mo’! www.BadCatsBand.com
4th Friday Art Stroll in Sisters 4:00 pm
4th Friday Art Stroll in Sisters
Dec 28 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
4th FRIDAY ART STROLL IN SISTERS, OR, 4-7PM Who? You and your friends. What? 4th Friday Art Stroll. Where? Through the Galleries of Sisters. When? 4th Friday, 4-7pm, Free Cost? Complimentary Map & More details @ http://www.sistersartsassociation.org/4th-friday-art-strolls   BONUS: Enter to win at each gallery for the “Quick Draw” with a $100 gift certificate prize to a...
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CATurday night LIVE music – The Bad Cats at Northside!
CATurday night LIVE music – The Bad Cats at Northside! @ Northside Bar & Grill
Dec 29 all-day
CATurday night LIVE music - The Bad Cats at Northside! @ Northside Bar & Grill | Bend | Oregon | United States
Dine & dance to LIVE music by the Cats at this rockin’ Bend bar and grill – Great food and drinks and an awesome CATmosphere. – $3 Cover. – 8:30pm ’til ya can’t dance no mo’! www.BadCatsBand.com
Cycling Group Ride 9:30 am
Cycling Group Ride @ Crow's Feet Commons
Dec 29 @ 9:30 am
Looking to get in with a group of happy, easy going local cyclists? You’re in the right place. This no-drop group ride will take you along the Twin Bridges loop, a stand beer. Hope to see you around!
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