June 2013 – February 2014

Jun
16
Sun
Father’s Day Demo Derby @ Deschutes County Expo Center
12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Demolition DerbyRound up dad for the 43rd Annual Demolition Derby event. Gates open at 11:00am.

 

 

Jun
21
Fri
Third Friday Stroll @ Downtown Redmond
9:00 am

Third-Friday-Stroll

Join us for downtown Redmond’s Third Friday Stroll. Take some well-deserved time and really enjoy Redmond’s downtown stores and restaurants. Find out what is so great about our city, and what the connection is with people living here and loving it so much.

Pick up a “Passport to Redmond” at any participating business and visit downtown merchants to redeem a stamp towards winning a gift basket stuffed with gifts from your downtown Redmond stores.

Jun
28
Fri
Crooked River Round-Up @ Crook County Fairgrounds
Jun 28 – Jun 30 all-day

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The Spirit of the Old West is still alive with cowboys, horses, music and more.

The Airshow of the Cascades @ The Madras Airport
Jun 28 – Jun 30 all-day

airshow

Bi-plane, helicopter and glider rides. Vintage and military aircraft displays.

Jul
4
Thu
Downtown Redmond Parade @ Downtown Redmond
9:00 am

Redmond Fourth of July

Enjoy 70+ entries, Redmond’s Commemorative Flags & and more. Free to enter the parade.

Redmond Fireworks Show @ Deschutes County Expo Center
8:00 pm

Fireworks

Head to the fairgrounds to watch the annual fireworks. If you plan on tailgating at the fairgrounds for the fireworks show, please be courteous by not leaving litter in the parking lot.

 

Jul
10
Wed
Oregon Summer Quilt Expo @ Deschutes County Expo Center
Jul 10 – Jul 13 all-day

OR Summer Quilt Show

The Oregon Summer Quilt Expo 2013 has brought together quilting exhibits, quilting classes and a vast array of nationally known quilting related vendors, see website for vendor list www.oregonsummerquiltexpo.com

Exhibits:
Pilgrim Roy Invitation Challenge 2013, this exhibition was organized by the National Quilt Museum, Paducah, Kentucky. This exhibit boldly combines contemporary fabrics with a wide range of c.1860-1880 quilt blocks.

Getting Your Kicks on Route 66, created by 50 artists, each creating their favorite memory through which to honor this magnificent highway and the communities though which it traveled.
Hoffman Fabric Challenge, with national award winning fabric challenge contest winners featuring articles of clothing, dolls and quilts.

Classes to suit all levels of sewing and quilting abilities and interests will also be offered. Sign up for classes online.

www.oregonsummerquiltexpo.com

Jul
13
Sat
38th Annual Sisters Outdoor Quilt Show @ Sisters, Oregon
8:00 am – 3:00 pm

Sisters Quilting Show

Head to Sisters for their most vibrant day of the year. Over 1300 quilts from around the world will cover the 1880′s-style town in rich texture and color.

http://www.sistersoutdoorquiltshow.org/

Jul
17
Wed
Oregon High Desert Classics Horse Show – Classic I @ J Bar J Boys Ranch
Jul 17 – Jul 21 all-day

DT Horses World Series Roping

The largest and most prestigious hunter-jumper competition in the Pacific Northwest.

Jul
18
Thu
Third Friday Stroll @ Downtown Redmond
9:00 am

Third-Friday-Stroll

Join us for downtown Redmond’s Third Friday Stroll. Take some well-deserved time and really enjoy Redmond’s downtown stores and restaurants. Find out what is so great about our city, and what the connection is with people living here and loving it so much.

Pick up a “Passport to Redmond” at any participating business and visit downtown merchants to redeem a stamp towards winning a gift basket stuffed with gifts from your downtown Redmond stores.

Western Hootenanny @ Eagle Ridge Pavilion
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Western Hootenanny

Yee haw! Dress in your best western gear and enjoy live music by 3/4 Short, accompanied by delicious BBQ and beer. Kids can enjoy games and $10 horse rides, and everyone is welcome to giddy-up and dance.

Jul
24
Wed
Oregon High Desert Classics Horse Show – Classic II @ J Bar J Boys Ranch
Jul 24 – Jul 28 all-day

DT Horses World Series Roping

The largest and most prestigious hunter-jumper competition in the Pacific Northwest.

Jul
30
Tue
Deschutes County Fair & Rodeo @ Deschutes County Expo Center
Jul 30 – Aug 3 all-day

Deschutes County Rodeo 2

Five days of jam-packed fun include live music, rodeos, buckaroo breakfast and 4-H events. Carnival rides, food, and activities galore. Fun for all ages.

Jul
31
Wed
Cheap Trick @ Deschutes County Fair & Rodeo
7:00 pm

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Cheap Trick – Wednesday July 31, 2013 @ 7:00pm (gates open at 5:30pm)

Concert is “Free” with ticket (Fair admission not included). Pick up tickets every Wednesday from July 3 – July 31 at any Central Oregon McDonalds restaurant between 2:00 – 7:00pm as supplies last – no purchase necessary.

Aug
1
Thu
Kip Moore @ Deschutes County Fair & Rodeo
7:00 pm

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Kip Moore – Thursday August 1, 2013 @ 7:00pm (gates open at 5:30pm)

Concert is “Free” with ticket (Fair admission not included). Pick up tickets every Wednesday from July 3 – July 31 at any Central Oregon McDonalds restaurant between 2:00 – 7:00pm as supplies last – no purchase necessary.

Aug
2
Fri
Aaron Tippin @ Deschutes County Fair & Rodeo
7:00 pm

Aaron-Tippin

Aaron Tippin – Friday August 2, 2013 @ 7:00pm (gates open at 5:30pm)

Concert is “Free” with ticket (Fair admission not included). Pick up tickets every Wednesday from July 3 – July 31 at any Central Oregon McDonalds restaurant between 2:00 – 7:00pm as supplies last – no purchase necessary.

Aug
3
Sat
Kansas @ Deschutes County Fair & Rodeo
7:00 pm

Kansas-band

Kansas – Saturday August 3, 2013 @ 7:00pm (gates open at 5:30pm)

Concert is “Free” with ticket (Fair admission not included). Pick up tickets every Wednesday from July 3 – July 31 at any Central Oregon McDonalds restaurant between 2:00 – 7:00pm as supplies last – no purchase necessary.

Aug
15
Thu
Third Friday Stroll @ Downtown Redmond
9:00 am

Third-Friday-Stroll

Join us for downtown Redmond’s Third Friday Stroll. Take some well-deserved time and really enjoy Redmond’s downtown stores and restaurants. Find out what is so great about our city, and what the connection is with people living here and loving it so much.

Pick up a “Passport to Redmond” at any participating business and visit downtown merchants to redeem a stamp towards winning a gift basket stuffed with gifts from your downtown Redmond stores.

Aug
31
Sat
Rock on The Range @ The Ridge Driving Range
2:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Our Signature Labor Day Weekend event features:

  • Hole-in-One Contest – Win a Brand New Camero
  • Free Live Music from Sagebrush Rock – Get Ready to Dance
  • Family Fun Relays, Lawn Games, Face Painting and More
  • Tasty BBQ Specials
  • 21 & Over Beer Garden
  • Ice Cream and other Treats
  • Putting Tournaments for Children and Adults

SagebrushRock

Learn more. For reservations and more information, call 541.923.2453.

Sep
4
Wed
USA Cycling Masters Road Nat’l Championships @ Central Oregon
Sep 4 – Sep 8 all-day

cycling

For the third year in a row, hundreds of masters cyclists will head to Central Oregon for the USA Cycling Masters Road National Championships. New for 2013, the criteriums will be held in beautiful downtown Redmond to cap the final two days of racing. Titles will also be up for grabs in time trials, road races and tandem events.

Learn more: http://www.usacycling.org/2013/masters-road-nationals

Sep
6
Fri
First Friday Art Walk @ Downtown Bend
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Jeffrey Murray Fine Art Photography

View sensational local and national art at dozens of businesses downtown on the first Friday of every month. Shops are matched with artists and stay open late. Many businesses will serve food and wine as they welcome you in to enjoy their space and this wonderful evening.

Sep
14
Sat
Oktobercrest @ Eagle Crest Resort
2:00 pm – 7:30 pm

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September 14th, 2:00pm – 7:30pm
Eagle Crest Resort

Bring the whole family and join us for our Oktobercrest celebration
including:
- 24 beers on tap
- Wines from Volcano Vineyards
- Ciders from Atlas Cider Company
- Live music featuring Grit and Grizzle, and Broken Down Guitars
- Free events and great prizes

ENTRY: $10 MUGS, $2 TASTING TOKENS

Click Here To Learn More

Sep
18
Wed
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey @ Deschutes County Expo Center
Sep 18 – Sep 21 all-day

Ringing Bros Barnum Bash 2

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® is proud to present FULLY CHARGED, Gold Edition, an all-new powerful surge of circus entertainment! Experience the excitement as Ringling Bros.® transforms energy and power into megawatts of thrills and turns spectacles of superhuman athleticism and displays of animal magnificence into sparks of wonder for Children Of All Ages. Imaginations ignite when Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® Presents FULLY CHARGED, Gold Edition.

 

Sep
19
Thu
Third Friday Stroll @ Downtown Redmond
9:00 am

Third-Friday-Stroll

Join us for downtown Redmond’s Third Friday Stroll. Take some well-deserved time and really enjoy Redmond’s downtown stores and restaurants. Find out what is so great about our city, and what the connection is with people living here and loving it so much.

Pick up a “Passport to Redmond” at any participating business and visit downtown merchants to redeem a stamp towards winning a gift basket stuffed with gifts from your downtown Redmond stores.

Oct
4
Fri
First Friday Art Walk @ Downtown Bend
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Jeffrey Murray Fine Art Photography

View sensational local and national art at dozens of businesses downtown on the first Friday of every month. Shops are matched with artists and stay open late. Many businesses will serve food and wine as they welcome you in to enjoy their space and this wonderful evening.

Oct
17
Thu
Third Friday Stroll @ Downtown Redmond
9:00 am

Third-Friday-Stroll

Join us for downtown Redmond’s Third Friday Stroll. Take some well-deserved time and really enjoy Redmond’s downtown stores and restaurants. Find out what is so great about our city, and what the connection is with people living here and loving it so much.

Pick up a “Passport to Redmond” at any participating business and visit downtown merchants to redeem a stamp towards winning a gift basket stuffed with gifts from your downtown Redmond stores.

Nov
1
Fri
First Friday Art Walk @ Downtown Bend
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Jeffrey Murray Fine Art Photography

View sensational local and national art at dozens of businesses downtown on the first Friday of every month. Shops are matched with artists and stay open late. Many businesses will serve food and wine as they welcome you in to enjoy their space and this wonderful evening.

Nov
8
Fri
Oregon Trail Gun Show @ Deschutes County Expo Center
Nov 8 – Nov 9 all-day

Gun Show

The Oregon Trail Gun Show at the Deschutes County Fair and Expo Center in Redmond, Oregon is open to the public, and is a public sale. 

Nov
11
Mon
Veteran’s Day Parade @ Downtown Bend
11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Veterans' Day

 

The annual Veterans Day Parade will be held at 11am, Monday, November 11th in downtown Bend. Parade route: NW Harmon – Newport Avenue – South on Wall Street – Riverside Drive – Galveston.

Nov
21
Thu
Third Friday Stroll @ Downtown Redmond
9:00 am

Third-Friday-Stroll

Join us for downtown Redmond’s Third Friday Stroll. Take some well-deserved time and really enjoy Redmond’s downtown stores and restaurants. Find out what is so great about our city, and what the connection is with people living here and loving it so much.

Pick up a “Passport to Redmond” at any participating business and visit downtown merchants to redeem a stamp towards winning a gift basket stuffed with gifts from your downtown Redmond stores.

Nov
29
Fri
The Cookie Crawl @ Barclay Park
4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Christmas Cookies

More than 30 businesses in downtown Sisters are keeping their doors open later on Friday, November 29, to offer evening strollers a Christmas Cookie Crawl. The event is in conjunction with the annual tree-lighting ceremony at Barclay Park. The businesses will stay open until 7 p.m. on “Black Friday” with holiday savings, promotions, and in-store demonstrations.

The Christmas Cookie Crawl will officially take place from 4 to 7 p.m., with many businesses having specials all day long and some through the weekend. The hub of the Cookie Crawl will be at Barclay Park, with booths from the Sisters Chamber, ODOT, and other local non-profits. Cookie Crawl maps with information on participating businesses and their special treats will be available at Barclay Park and at participating businesses.

Dec
6
Fri
First Friday Art Walk @ Downtown Bend
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Jeffrey Murray Fine Art Photography

View sensational local and national art at dozens of businesses downtown on the first Friday of every month. Shops are matched with artists and stay open late. Many businesses will serve food and wine as they welcome you in to enjoy their space and this wonderful evening.

Dec
7
Sat
A BIG Deal Bazaar @ Deschutes County Fairgrounds
9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Holiday Bazaar

A BIG Deal
Three events in one!

Saturday, December 7th  (9:00 am – 5:00 pm)
Sunday, December 8th  (10:00 am – 3:00 pm)

Located at the Deschutes County Fairgrounds in the North AND South Sister Buildings

Craft Fair & Bazaar
Features local handmade crafts. Find that perfect one of a kind gift for that special person!

Tack & Equipment Sale
Gently used cleaned tack and equipment. Come and find that piece of tack you need!

Rummage Sale
Clothing, household items, home decor, etc…  Find that bargain you just can’t pass up!

Fun and interactive child care is available while you shop.
All proceeds will benefit the Deschutes County 4-H Program, a 501c3 non-profit.  Funds will be utilized  to maintain current 4-H programming levels.

Festival of Trees @ Deschutes County Fairgrounds
10:00 am – 10:00 pm

Festival of Trees

Become part of Central Oregon’s Holiday tradition at the Annual Festival of Trees. What better way to celebrate the Holiday season than by sharing the gifts of beauty and joy with family and friends? As always Festival of Trees offers the opportunity to enjoy of the season in style.

Free Family Festivities: 10am to 2pm
Enjoy over 30 creatively decorated trees, children’s activities, a hospitality table, live entertainment, and visits with Santa.

Gala Event & Auction: Opens at 5pm
$40.00 per person
Tickets required for this formal event. The Gala features an honoree ceremony acknowledging our community members who have passed, a Silent Auction and raffles, live entertainment, and refreshments. The evening culminates with the exciting live auction of the beautifully decorated trees. These trees have been designed and decorated by teams of community members at their own expense and reflect a wide variety of holiday themes.

The funds raised at the Festival makes it possible to provide services to terminally ill people and their families not covered by Medicare or private insurance including bereavement counseling, the Transitions program for people with life-limiting illnesses, caregiver support, and Camp Sunrise, a grief camp for children.

Holiday Village Market @ Centennial Park
11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Holiday Village market

A uniquely Redmond holiday tradition, the Holiday Village Market showcases seven small buildings, replicas of what you would find in a European village. These buildings will be set around Redmond’s community Christmas tree. This dreamy winter wonderland will feature seasonal specialties, holiday gifts, and distinctive arts and crafts and food items perfect for the season from Central Oregon’s most talented vendors.

Bend Christmas Parade @ Downtown Bend
12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Bend Christmas Parade

Come Downtown and enjoy this holiday tradition. Parade starts at NW Newport Ave. and NW Harmon Blvd. To see the parade route, visit http://3gcreativestudio.com/bcp/?page_id=11

Holiday Bonanza @ DeVine Salon
4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Holiday Bonanza

Come join us for a night of holiday shopping, and pamper yourself this busy holiday season! Win raffle prizes, a full makeover (courtesy of DeVine) and much more! There will be an array of vendors for you to complete all of your holiday shopping needs.

Vendors Include: Pampered Chef, Lemongrass Spa Products, Pure romance, Green Plow Coffee Roasters, Gold Canyon, Papparazi Jewelry, Chair massage by Angie, Simply Said and much more!

Dec
8
Sun
A BIG Deal Bazaar @ Deschutes County Fairgrounds
10:00 am – 3:00 pm

Holiday Bazaar

A BIG Deal
Three events in one!

Saturday, December 7th  (9:00 am – 5:00 pm)
Sunday, December 8th  (10:00 am – 3:00 pm)

Located at the Deschutes County Fairgrounds in the North AND South Sister Buildings

Craft Fair & Bazaar
Features local handmade crafts. Find that perfect one of a kind gift for that special person!

Tack & Equipment Sale
Gently used cleaned tack and equipment. Come and find that piece of tack you need!

Rummage Sale
Clothing, household items, home decor, etc…  Find that bargain you just can’t pass up!

Fun and interactive child care is available while you shop.
All proceeds will benefit the Deschutes County 4-H Program, a 501c3 non-profit.  Funds will be utilized  to maintain current 4-H programming levels.

Dec
14
Sat
Craft-O Holiday Bazaar @ The Old Ironworks Art District
10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Craft O

 

The Holiday art and craft season is coming! The third annual Craft-O Holiday Bazaar will be happening in The Old Iron Works Arts District on December Saturday the 14th from 10am to 6pm and on Sunday the 15th from 11am to 5pm this year.

Holiday Gift Faire @ The Old Stone Church
10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Old Stone Church

Find high-quality local gifts for everyone on your list at Locavore’s third annual Holiday Gift Faire! Our carefully selected array of vendors will offer food, clothing, jewelry, art, household goods and much more in the fun atmosphere of The Old Stone, one of Bend’s most iconic buildings.

Holiday Village Market @ Centennial Park
11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Holiday Village market

A uniquely Redmond holiday tradition, the Holiday Village Market showcases seven small buildings, replicas of what you would find in a European village. These buildings will be set around Redmond’s community Christmas tree. This dreamy winter wonderland will feature seasonal specialties, holiday gifts, and distinctive arts and crafts and food items perfect for the season from Central Oregon’s most talented vendors.

Holiday Open House @ Faith, Hope and Charity Vineyards
12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

FHC Vineyards

Join Faith, Hope and Charity for their holiday open house. The cover charge of $10 includes wine tasting, hors d’oeuvres and music. Local artists, Debbie Miller, Michelle Deaderick and Mary Jo Weiss, will have their beautifully handcrafted art pieces on display and available for purchase.

Join us for a day of holiday spirit and blessings from all of us at Faith, Hope and Charity Vineyards.

Dec
15
Sun
Craft-O Holiday Bazaar @ The Old Ironworks Art District
11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Craft O

 

The Holiday art and craft season is coming! The third annual Craft-O Holiday Bazaar will be happening in The Old Iron Works Arts District on December Saturday the 14th from 10am to 6pm and on Sunday the 15th from 11am to 5pm this year.

Dec
19
Thu
Third Friday Stroll @ Downtown Redmond
9:00 am

Third-Friday-Stroll

Join us for downtown Redmond’s Third Friday Stroll. Take some well-deserved time and really enjoy Redmond’s downtown stores and restaurants. Find out what is so great about our city, and what the connection is with people living here and loving it so much.

Pick up a “Passport to Redmond” at any participating business and visit downtown merchants to redeem a stamp towards winning a gift basket stuffed with gifts from your downtown Redmond stores.

Jan
3
Fri
First Friday Art Walk @ Downtown Bend
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Jeffrey Murray Fine Art Photography

View sensational local and national art at dozens of businesses downtown on the first Friday of every month. Shops are matched with artists and stay open late. Many businesses will serve food and wine as they welcome you in to enjoy their space and this wonderful evening.

Jan
16
Thu
Third Friday Stroll @ Downtown Redmond
9:00 am

Third-Friday-Stroll

Join us for downtown Redmond’s Third Friday Stroll. Take some well-deserved time and really enjoy Redmond’s downtown stores and restaurants. Find out what is so great about our city, and what the connection is with people living here and loving it so much.

Pick up a “Passport to Redmond” at any participating business and visit downtown merchants to redeem a stamp towards winning a gift basket stuffed with gifts from your downtown Redmond stores.

Feb
7
Fri
First Friday Art Walk @ Downtown Bend
5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Jeffrey Murray Fine Art Photography

View sensational local and national art at dozens of businesses downtown on the first Friday of every month. Shops are matched with artists and stay open late. Many businesses will serve food and wine as they welcome you in to enjoy their space and this wonderful evening.

Hoodoo Snowshoe 4K @ Hoodoo Ski Area
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Hoodoo Snowshoe 4k

 

This low key, fun, family event will begin and end on the Hoodoo Cross Country Ski trails. Headlights will be a requirement, and add to the challenge of this exciting race.  The course will be on well-groomed, cross country ski trails, and marked with neon ribbon, flagging, and reflective signs.  You will not be able to get lost.  So dress warm and come up for a Friday night Hoodoo Snowshoe Shuffle! Must register by February 2.

Feb
8
Sat
Hoodoo Winter Carnival @ Hoodoo Ski Area
Feb 8 all-day

Hoodoo Winter Carnival

Join in the celebration of winter with kids games, live music, BBQ, the Dummy Downhill and professional fireworks on the mountain. Presented by Subaru of Bend.