(Poster | Courtesy of Redmond Downtown Association) Downtown merchants and businesses are sponsoring the Redmond Downtown Association’s annual scarecrow contest and fundraiser. Businesses and merchants are encouraged to partner with a charitable organization to create a scarecrow. This will be a fundraiser for DeMolay, Pilgrim Chapter, as decided by the nonprofit applications that were received…

(Ashleigh Flynn (center) with her band, The Riveters. Flynn’s FY2017 Individual Artist Fellowship funded the band’s first album | Photo courtesy of Oregon Arts Commission) The Oregon Arts Commission is accepting applications for Individual Artist Fellowships for Performing Artists through October 15.  Consider applying for an FY2021 Individual Artist Fellowship. This opportunity for performing artists…

The Venardos Circus, a touring Broadway-style, animal-free production, is thrilled to announce it will return to the stage in Redmond at the Deschutes Fairgrounds with live, socially distanced audiences over Halloween weekend, October 29-November 1, for first shows in front of a live audience since COVID-19. Tickets will be sold only in pods for up…

(Sheila Dunn’s work hangs in the Cindy and Duncan Campbell Gallery at the Sisters Art Works Building | Photo by Jay Mather Photography) Sisters Folk Festival Inc. (SFF) finalized the purchase of the Sisters Art Works Building in December of 2019, completing a two-year, $1.4 million capital campaign that included upgrades and additions to their…

(Award object Wanderers Delight | Photo courtesy of Oregon Arts Commission) Please join Governor Kate Brown and the Oregon Arts Commission at 5pm on Thursday, October 15, to celebrate the recipients of the 2020 Governor’s Arts Awards. Oregon’s highest honor for exemplary service to the arts, the Governor’s Arts Awards recognize and honor individuals and…