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COWG Writing Contest 12:00 am
COWG Writing Contest
Jan 1 @ 12:00 am – Feb 28 @ 11:59 pm
Central Oregon Writers Guild (COWG) is now accepting submissions for its 2019 CONTEST: unpublished work of Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, or Children’s Literature. The contest is open to writers located anywhere in the state of Oregon and all COWG members. Contest fees are $20 for 2019 COWG members and $25 for Nonmembers. Deadline is Thursday, February...
14th ANNUAL COMMUNITY BABY SHOWER FOR BABIES OF BEND 5:00 pm
14th ANNUAL COMMUNITY BABY SHOWER FOR BABIES OF BEND
Feb 1 @ 5:00 pm – Mar 31 @ 5:00 pm
It’s time once again for the annual Community Baby Shower hosted by SI Bend. Since 2005, SI Bend has been collection gently used or new baby & toddler clothing and hygiene items. All items collected by SI Bend are distributed by the Deschutes County Department of Human Services in Central Oregon to local families in...
LIVE Music – The Bad Cats at the Round Butte Inn! 8:00 pm
LIVE Music – The Bad Cats at the Round Butte Inn! @ The Round Butte Inn
Feb 1 @ 8:00 pm
LIVE Music - The Bad Cats at the Round Butte Inn! @ The Round Butte Inn
The RBI has the PURRfect CATmosphere to dance to LIVE rock ‘n’ Roll, Blues, and Soul by the Cats! Great food, drinks, no cover charge, and lots of fun. 8pm until midnight!
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Cycling Group Ride 9:30 am
Cycling Group Ride @ Crow's Feet Commons
Feb 2 @ 9:30 am
Looking to get in with a group of happy, easy going local cyclists? You’re in the right place. This no-drop group ride will take you along the Twin Bridges loop, a stand beer. Hope to see you around!
Blank Pages Writing Workshop: Talk Sense 6:00 pm
Blank Pages Writing Workshop: Talk Sense @ The Workhouse
Feb 2 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Blank Pages Writing Workshop: Talk Sense @ The Workhouse
Create tension, reveal character, and advance story in this creative writing workshop designed to sharpen your dialogue.
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The 34th Chelsea International Fine Art Competition
The 34th Chelsea International Fine Art Competition @ Agora Gallery
Feb 5 – Mar 12 all-day
The 34th Chelsea International Fine Art Competition @ Agora Gallery
34th Chelsea International Fine Art Competition—Opens on February 5th, 2019 Agora Gallery is pleased to invite artists from across the globe to enter the 34th Annual Chelsea International Fine Art Competition. Selected artists will receive prizes and opportunities that will grant invaluable exposure, boost recognition, and promote career growth. The 2019 competition awards are valued...
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Armchair Boogie
Armchair Boogie @ McMenamins Old St. Francis School
Feb 6 all-day
Armchair Boogie @ McMenamins Old St. Francis School
Rising from the forests and rivers of central Wisconsin, Armchair Boogie’s high-energy take on the Jamgrass genre fuses intricate arrangements of acoustic guitar and banjo with the funky back beats of electric bass and drums. Augie Dougherty (banjo, vocals) and Ben Majeska (guitar, vocals) started playing together in the fall of 2014 while attending the...
Wednesday Ecstatic Dance 7:00 pm
Wednesday Ecstatic Dance @ The Old Stone
Feb 6 @ 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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Maxwell Friedman Group
Maxwell Friedman Group @ McMenamins Old St. Francis School
Feb 7 all-day
Maxwell Friedman Group @ McMenamins Old St. Francis School
Maxwell has always had an affinity for music. He began playing the piano just three and a half years ago and with his impressive ear and natural understanding …of music, he has become a funky force to be reckoned with. This past summer Maxwell took the festival scene by storm, sharing the stage with legendary...
Sip and Paint with Bonnie Junell 5:30 pm
Sip and Paint with Bonnie Junell @ Artists' Gallery Sunriver Village Building #19
Feb 7 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Sip and Paint with Bonnie Junell @ Artists' Gallery Sunriver Village  Building #19
$45.00 including all materials, wine and chocolate! Subject: Dragonfly Phone: 541 593 4382 for reservations
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Prineville Pop Up Gallery 2nd Friday Events 5:30 pm
Prineville Pop Up Gallery 2nd Friday Events @ Prineville Acupuncture and Healing Center
Feb 8 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
In honor of Chinese New Year – Art From Japan, China, Tibet, Thailand. These are part of a private collection of Asian Art. Japanese woodblock prints, Chinese Bird and Flower style, Buddha statues, Thangkas and more. Sponsored by The Shelk Foundation
Redmond rocks with the Bad Cats at Checkers! 8:00 pm
Redmond rocks with the Bad Cats at Checkers! @ Checkers Pub
Feb 8 @ 8:00 pm
Checkers has the PURRfect CATmosphere to dance to LIVE rock ‘n’ Roll, Blues, and Soul by the Cats! Great food, drinks, no cover charge, and lots of fun. 8pm!
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Cycling Group Ride 9:30 am
Cycling Group Ride @ Crow's Feet Commons
Feb 9 @ 9:30 am
Looking to get in with a group of happy, easy going local cyclists? You’re in the right place. This no-drop group ride will take you along the Twin Bridges loop, a stand beer. Hope to see you around!
2nd Saturday Party with the Artists 4:00 pm
2nd Saturday Party with the Artists @ Artists' Gallery Sunriver Village
Feb 9 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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Demonstration: Weaving with Mary Wonser Food, wine, beer and fun!
CATurday night LIVE music – The Bad Cats at Checkers! 8:00 pm
CATurday night LIVE music – The Bad Cats at Checkers! @ Checkers Pub
Feb 9 @ 8:00 pm
Checkers has the PURRfect CATmosphere to dance to LIVE rock ‘n’ Roll, Blues, and Soul by the Cats! Great food, drinks, no cover charge, and lots of fun. 8pm!
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Wanderlust Tours presents: Art in Nature 1:00 pm
Wanderlust Tours presents: Art in Nature @ Wanderlust Tours
Feb 10 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Wanderlust Tours presents: Art in Nature @ Wanderlust Tours
Wanderlust Tours presents a new installation of our Art in Nature series, featuring the ultra-talented a cappella group, Bend Camerata! Enjoy the vocal gifts of 10 incredibly talented people performing out in the natural beauty of Central Oregon’s wilderness. Your guides will lead you on a snowshoe trip to a snow-covered lava amphitheater, surrounded by...
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Brandon Prinzing & The Old Revival
Brandon Prinzing & The Old Revival @ McMenamins Old St. Francis School
Feb 13 all-day
Brandon Prinzing & The Old Revival @ McMenamins Old St. Francis School
Brandon Prinzing has had an uncommon journey when it comes to music. With early roots in punk and rock and roll, a traumatic life event at 21 turned him from musician to full time live in nurse for the next 6 years. Effectively ending his time in the music scene for the foreseeable future. But...
Wednesday Ecstatic Dance 7:00 pm
Wednesday Ecstatic Dance @ The Old Stone
Feb 13 @ 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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Italian Valentine’s Day Dinner
Italian Valentine’s Day Dinner @ Faith Hope and Charity Vineyards
Feb 14 all-day
Italian Valentine's Day Dinner @ Faith Hope and Charity Vineyards
Treat your Valentine to a bit of Italy at Faith Hope and Charity Vineyards! We will have Live Music by Reno and Cindy Holler and our Menu will consist of a 5 course Italian meal that is sure to impress. Dinner will begin at 6pm and the menu will be as follows: Starter: Antipasto Skewers...
Kendl Winter with Joey Capoccia from the Pine Hearts
Kendl Winter with Joey Capoccia from the Pine Hearts @ McMenamins Old St. Francis School
Feb 14 all-day
Kendl Winter with Joey Capoccia from the Pine Hearts @ McMenamins Old St. Francis School
A traveler, a dreamer, a banjo player, Kendl Winter sprouts alfalfa beans in mason jars in the back of her tour van and counts the days until she returns home to her home in Olympia to write songs on her banjo through the rainy afternoons. The K records solo artist, these days Kendl is usually...
Sunriver Music Festival Valentine’s Day Dinner & Concert features acclaimed pianist Michael Allen Harrison and inspirational vocalist Julianne Johnson 5:00 pm
Sunriver Music Festival Valentine’s Day Dinner & Concert features acclaimed pianist Michael Allen Harrison and inspirational vocalist Julianne Johnson @ Sunriver Resort Great Hall
Feb 14 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Sunriver Music Festival presents acclaimed pianist Michael Allen Harrison with inspiring vocalist Julianne Johnson at the Sunriver Resort Great Hall on February 14 at 5:00 p.m. This delicious evening includes a hosted happy hour and multi-course dinner prepared by the Resort chefs. Delivering music from the heart, Michael Allen Harrison has released over 50 albums...
HDCM Concert Series: OREGON GUITAR QUARTET 8:00 pm
HDCM Concert Series: OREGON GUITAR QUARTET @ Tower Theatre
Feb 14 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
HDCM Concert Series: OREGON GUITAR QUARTET @ Tower Theatre | Bend | Oregon | United States
High Desert Chamber Music’s 11th season, presented by Mission Building, continues with our annual Valentine’s Day concert on this special evening. Enjoy a concert at the Tower Theatre featuring the Oregon Guitar Quartet, making their debut in the HDCM Concert Series. This best-selling event includes a complimentary rose for concert-goers and a custom treat from...
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Live at the Vineyard: Mango Stew
Live at the Vineyard: Mango Stew @ Faith Hope and Charity Vineyards
Feb 16 all-day
Live at the Vineyard: Mango Stew @ Faith Hope and Charity Vineyards
Mango Stew is back with an evening of Jimmy Buffet style music! Join us for live music, fine wine, sangria, craft beer, fresh salads, wood-fired pizza, and hand crafted desserts! Make reservations on our website at https://shop.faithhopeandcharityevents.com/res-418084/Live-Music-Mango-Stew.html
Cycling Group Ride 9:30 am
Cycling Group Ride @ Crow's Feet Commons
Feb 16 @ 9:30 am
Looking to get in with a group of happy, easy going local cyclists? You’re in the right place. This no-drop group ride will take you along the Twin Bridges loop, a stand beer. Hope to see you around!
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Cascade School of Music present Rock U
Cascade School of Music present Rock U @ McMenamins Old St. Francis School
Feb 17 all-day
Cascade School of Music present Rock U @ McMenamins Old St. Francis School
Cascade School of Music presents Rock U in their first Rock Showcase of 2019. Four bands comprised of young rockers (ages 13-18) from CSM’s ROCK U under the direction of Nathan Wegner, will entertain guests at McMenamins Old St. Francis, Father Lukes Room.
Intro to Monotype Class 1:00 pm
Intro to Monotype Class @ Bend Art Center
Feb 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Intro to Monotype Class @ Bend Art Center
Open up your creative process! Beginning and experienced artists alike will enjoy the creative freedom and instant gratification of monotype. One of the best ways to delve into printmaking, monotype easily embraces painting, drawing and collage. Monotypes can be finished works of art, or a foundational layer for mixed media (think pastel, acrylic), collage, and...
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Decade of Dedication 6:30 pm
Decade of Dedication @ The Residence Inn by Marriott Bend
Feb 19 @ 6:30 pm
Decade of Dedication @ The Residence Inn by Marriott Bend
Please join IN OUR BACKYARD as we celebrate more than a decade in the fight against human trafficking. Hear from our team as we celebrate wins, recap the latest Super Bowl, look forward to the future, and stay for a special announcement at the end of the evening!
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Todd Albright
Todd Albright @ McMenamins Old St. Francis School
Feb 20 all-day
Todd Albright @ McMenamins Old St. Francis School
Todd Albright is a country blues, twelve string guitar player and vocalist based in Detroit, Michigan. Grounded in the pre-war era of the blues tradition (1880-1939), Todd is a mindful purveyor of blues history. His repertoire upholds musical pillars such as Blind Willie McTell, George Carter, Blind Lemon Jefferson and Leadbelly. His life’s work continues...
Wednesday Ecstatic Dance 7:00 pm
Wednesday Ecstatic Dance @ The Old Stone
Feb 20 @ 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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Doc Ryan and the Wychus Creek Band
Doc Ryan and the Wychus Creek Band @ McMenamins Old St. Francis School
Feb 21 all-day
Doc Ryan and the Wychus Creek Band @ McMenamins Old St. Francis School
The Wychus Creek Band includes Joe Leonardi on Bass, Eve Harry on Vocals, Mark Hatcher on Electric Guitar,Billy Kelleher on percussion, and Gary Gallagher on Keyboards and the Accordian. Doc Ryan has produced 2 albums of original music releasing The Night We Danced in September 2017. Originally from Texas, Doc Ryan has moved through the...
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Live at the Vineyard: Doc Ryan and The Wychus Creek Band
Live at the Vineyard: Doc Ryan and The Wychus Creek Band @ Faith Hope and Charity Vineyards
Feb 23 all-day
Live at the Vineyard: Doc Ryan and The Wychus Creek Band @ Faith Hope and Charity Vineyards
Doc Ryan is back for an evening of live music and dancing! They play American Roots music, pure and simple. Folk, Blues, Rock, Gospel, Alt.Country, we even get funky – original but familiar. Live Music (6-9pm ) $10 cover Enjoy fine wines, craft beer, sangria, and hand crafted food ! Family Friendly Reservations highly recommended...
Cycling Group Ride 9:30 am
Cycling Group Ride @ Crow's Feet Commons
Feb 23 @ 9:30 am
Looking to get in with a group of happy, easy going local cyclists? You’re in the right place. This no-drop group ride will take you along the Twin Bridges loop, a stand beer. Hope to see you around!
Listen Local Live: Classics! 3:00 pm
Listen Local Live: Classics! @ First Presbyterian Church of Bend
Feb 23 @ 3:00 pm
Listen Local Live:  Classics! @ First Presbyterian Church of Bend
This is going to be a fun show – we have talented solo pianists and members of the ensemble from Don Giovanni presenting duets, trios and sextets from the upcoming OperaBend performance! FREE!!
Central Oregon Symphony Winter Concert 7:30 pm
Central Oregon Symphony Winter Concert
Feb 23 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Always an audience favorite, this concert will feature the winners of the Central Oregon Symphony Association Young Artist Competition. Bookending these performances will be two staples of the orchestral repertoire. The concert will commence with Beethoven’s dramatic and powerful Overture to Egmont and conclude with Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 2. With this later work, subtitled “Little...
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Central Oregon Symphony Winter Concert 2:00 pm
Central Oregon Symphony Winter Concert @ Bend High School Auditorium
Feb 24 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Always an audience favorite, this concert will feature the winners of the Central Oregon Symphony Association Young Artist Competition. Bookending these performances will be two staples of the orchestral repertoire. The concert will commence with Beethoven’s dramatic and powerful Overture to Egmont and conclude with Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 2. With this later work, subtitled “Little...
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Movie Night with KPOV presents “American Folk” 7:00 pm
Movie Night with KPOV presents “American Folk” @ Volcanic Theatre Pub
Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm
Movie Night with KPOV presents "American Folk" @ Volcanic Theatre Pub
Join KPOV at Volcanic Theatre Pub on Monday, February 25th for a screening of the award winning, musically focused film “American Folk”. The film tells the story of Joni and Elliott (real-life singer / songwriters Amber Rubarth and Joe Purdy) as they, in the wake of the 9/11 tragedy, make an unexpected journey across the...
Central Oregon Symphony Winter Concert 7:30 pm
Central Oregon Symphony Winter Concert @ Bend High School
Feb 25 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Always an audience favorite, this concert will feature the winners of the Central Oregon Symphony Association Young Artist Competition. Bookending these performances will be two staples of the orchestral repertoire. The concert will commence with Beethoven’s dramatic and powerful Overture to Egmont and conclude with Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 2. With this later work, subtitled “Little...
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The Brothers Reed
The Brothers Reed @ McMenamins Old St. Francis School
Feb 27 all-day
The Brothers Reed @ McMenamins Old St. Francis School
Despite their brotherhood, Aaron and Phil Reed didn’t start playing music together until two years ago after Phil left their hometown of St. Charles, Missouri to join Aaron in the unsullied mountains of the American Northwest. The brothers family blend of folk encapsulates the grit and humor of Midwest life with the swagger and serenity...
Decorate a clay figure 5:30 pm
Decorate a clay figure @ Artists Gallery Sunriver
Feb 27 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Decorate a clay figure @ Artists Gallery Sunriver
Decorate a 9″ clay figure (woman or man) using words and images from magazines, as well as paint, to create a figure all of your own. Maybe it will be a “mini-me” or a “mini-you” for someone special. All supplies are provided. However, you are welcome to bring your own images or craft supplies to...
Wednesday Ecstatic Dance 7:00 pm
Wednesday Ecstatic Dance @ The Old Stone
Feb 27 @ 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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Presentation on Cascade Youth & Family Center- The Loft (February 28, 2019 from noon-1:00pm at the 12:00 pm
Presentation on Cascade Youth & Family Center- The Loft (February 28, 2019 from noon-1:00pm at the @ Deschutes Historical Museum)
Feb 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Maggie Wells, Manager for Cascade Youth & Family Center’s homeless shelter, The LOFT, will speak about serving youth in Central Oregon on February 28, 2019 from noon-1:00pm at the Deschutes Historical Museum, 129 NW Idaho, Bend. The LOFT provides housing and independent living services to them. Soroptimist International of Bend welcomes the public to the...
Midnight at the Masquerade 7:00 pm
Midnight at the Masquerade @ The Old Spaghetti Factory
Feb 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Midnight at the Masquerade @ The Old Spaghetti Factory
The Experts in Mystery Entertainment are now performing live public and private interactive murder mystery dinner shows in Portland and surrounding areas throughout Oregon. Join us for a night of intrigue, deception, and delicious food in this comedic thriller!