The Central Oregon Country Music Gathering is set for September 7-9, noon–10pm, at the Crook County Fairgrounds in Prineville. The Gathering features the Oregon Old Time Fiddlers Association (OOTFA) who “perpetuate and promote old time fiddling and old time music.” Free Admission and public welcome! Everyone is encouraged to bring their instruments. Evening Stage Shows:…

September 2–3 Wes Knodel Gun Show DCFE, 503-363-9564, www.wesknodelgunshows.com 6 Music on the Green – Hokulea Dancers – 6-7:30pm, Sam Johnson Park, Redmond, free-attend, hosted by Redmond Chamber of Commerce, 541-923-5191, www.redmondsummerconcerts.com Join First Interstate Bank and Eberhard’s Dairy Products for Music on the Green, Redmond’s free concert series in the Park brought to you…

I am proud that as a talent committee we are willing to take some artistic risks and push our audience a bit, in that they are intelligent music fans and appreciators of great artists, and we trust they will follow. ~ Brad Tisdel, Creative Director, Sisters Folk Festival The Sisters Folk Festival set for September…

Industry. Industrial. Industrious. Delve into the past, present and future of the work that has shaped our world. From the history of the Industrial Revolution, to a discussion about work ethic and creativity, to the potential of the Fourth Industrial Revolution, we’ve gathered experts to share what makes industry work. All programs are free and…

High Desert Chamber Music announces the 2017-18 landmark Tenth Anniversary season schedule. This celebratory year features Elizabeth Pitcairnand The Red Violin – October 7, Peter Wiley & Anna Polonsky – December 8, Evening with Brahmsand Clara Schumann – February 14, 2018, Aviara Trio – March 9, Crown City String Quartet – April 6,and 4handsLA –…

The Sunriver Women’s Club will be sponsoring the eighth Annual Sunriver Art Fair on August 11-13, with over seventy artist booths exhibiting art in 11 different mediums: ceramics, glass, jewelry, painting, photography, sculpture, textiles, gourd art, woodwork, metalwork and mixed media. The artists are coming from as far away as the east coast and right…

Art Talk: PLAYA Artist Daniel Mayer, Saturday, August 5, 4pm PLAYA resident Daniel Mayer will share a sampling of artist’s books, limited-edition publishing and large-scale public artworks inspired by nature printing and typography. Mayer is an Arizona artist/educator who investigates the intersection of language and art that is layered with personal cultural identity, traces of…

Get ready to raise a pint and toast all things craft beer for the 15th annual Bend Brewfest, scheduled for August 10-12 (12pm –11pm) at the Les Schwab Amphitheater in Bend. Traditionally held the third weekend of August in Bend’s Old Mill District, this year’s event was moved up a week to avoid the highly…