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…

The Beer Stop in Redmond announces the Inaugural Redmond BrewFest being held at American Legion Park in Redmond on Friday, August 18 and Saturday, August 19 from 12pm–10pm will benefit four local Redmond organizations that help the children in the community. This beer lover’s festival is serving up more than 300 unique beers, ciders, kombucha…

The High Desert Museum has selected 69 works of art by 53 artists for this year’s Art in the West exhibition and silent auction. “The exhibition celebrates the people, landscapes, history and wildlife of the West and portrays the rugged splendor of our storied and evocative region,” said Andries Fourie, the Museum’s curator of art…