Every now and then, you’ll find a good enough reason to venture outside the neighborhood.

 

LAVA LANDS VISITOR CENTER INTERPRETIVE PATIO TALKS

9/1/2017 - 9/4/2017 11:00 AM

Join us at Lava Lands Visitor Center to learn about the wonder that is Newberry National Volcanic Monument.

Lava Lands Visitor Center, 58201 U.S. 97

FIRST FRIDAY ART WALK

9/1/2017 5:30 PM

Come join us as we celebrate First Friday Art Walk with a wide assortment of local artists. Local beverages, food, and music are always on the agenda, and demos and other fun surprises are always a possibility!

Downtown and the Old Mill District

"PETER AND THE STARCATCHER"

9/1/2017 - 9/3/2017 7:30 PM

This five-time Tony Award-winning prequel to the legendary story of Peter Pan, is a theatrical marvel for grown ups!

Cascades Theatrical Company, 148 NW Greenwood Ave.

LIVE COMEDY NIGHTS

9/7/2017 8:00 PM

Join Central Oregon Comedy Scene for Live Comedy Nights, every Thursday night at 8pm.

Summit Saloon, 125 NW Oregon Ave.

LIVE MUSIC WITH MICHAEL FRANTI AND SPEARHEAD

9/8/2017 6:30 PM

Join us for an evening with Michael Franti & Spearhead! Friday, September 8, 2017.

Les Schwab Amphitheater, 344 SW Shevlin-Hixon Dr.

OREGON 12/24 MOUNTAIN BIKE RELAY

9/9/2017 10:00 AM

Ride under the stars with your 1,2,4,5 or 10 person team at the Oregon 12 and 24 mountain bike relay.

Wanoga Sno Park, Cascade Lakes National Scenic Byway

BEND OKTOBERFEST 2017

9/15/2017 - 9/16/2017 3:00 PM

Bend Oktoberfest is one of the most anticipated events of the year! Completely free and and open to all ages, Bend Oktoberfest is a place for great beer, fun games, silly events, and being a part of the Bend community. Join us for the wiener dog race, traditional music, dancing, beer bong, stein holds, and so much more!

Downtown Bend, 950 NW Bond St.

FLAGLINE 50K

9/17/2017 7:00 AM

The 50k course is a great mix of singletrack and dirt roads located in the high country here in Central Oregon. The course will have about 4000 feet of climbing and promises to impress and challenge all who participate.

Mt. Bachelor Ski Resort, West Village Lodge

DISCOVER NATURE FESTIVAL

9/23/2017 11:00 AM

Discover Nature Festival is a free event with over 35 outdoor recreation, nature education, and health and wellness activities for the whole family to enjoy.

Riverbend Park, 799 SW Columbia St.

NAMA'STAY: YOGA WITH YOUR DOG

9/24/2017 9:00 AM

Join Street Dog Hero for a guided DOGA (yoga with your dog) class! This event provides a healthy way to stay fit of mind and body while enjoying quality time and bonding with your canine best friend. All ages and levels of experience are welcome.

Athletic Club of Bend, 61615 Athletic Club Dr.

CLEAR SUMMER NIGHTS CONCERT SERIES

9/26/2017 7:00 PM

Clear Summer Nights Concert Series presents The Shins at the Athletic Club of Bend. Also featuring the music of Day Wave. Doors open at 5:30pm.

Athletic Club of Bend, 61615 Athletic Club Dr.

THRILLA CYCLOCROSS SERIES

10/4/2017 5:15 PM

Thrilla is a weekly cyclocross event that is for the beginner and the expert. There are 2 races each evening. 5:15 p.m. is a 30 minute race and 6:00 p.m. is a 45 minute race. The course is the same location every week, but the course is different every week for the element of surprise. It's super fun. Beer from Cascade Lakes Brewery and food from Bistro 28 will be available!

Athletic Club of Bend - Parking Lot, 61615 Athletic Club Dr.

BUCKETHEAD WITH BRAIN & BREWER

10/4/2017 8:00 PM

Buckethead is a virtuoso guitarist and multi instrumentalist who performs within many genres of music. He has released over 300 studio recordings, way more than anyone else in the history of music.

Tower Theatre, 835 NW Wall St.

BEND FALL FESTIVAL 2017

10/6/2017 11:00 AM

As the light slants and softens, bringing harvest in it’s wake our thoughts turn to the coziness of the Fall season and the delights of The First Interstate Bank Bend Fall Festival 2017.

Downtown Bend

FIRST FRIDAY ART WALK

10/6/2017 5:30 PM

Come join us as we celebrate First Friday Art Walk with a wide assortment of local artists. Local beverages, food, and music are always on the agenda, and demos and other fun surprises are always a possibility!

Downtown and the Old Mill District

HDCM CONCERT SERIES: ELIZABETH PITCAIRN AND "THE RED VIOLIN"

10/7/2017 7:30 PM

Opening night of High Desert Chamber Music’s landmark 10th anniversary season presented by Mission Building & Renovation features celebrated violin virtuoso Elizabeth Pitcairn, who has earned a stunning reputation as one of America’s most beloved soloists.

Tower Theatre, 835 NW Wall St.

SWIVEL DIGITAL + CREATIVE MARKETING CONFERENCE

10/9/2017 - 10/10/2017 8:00 AM

The Swivel Conference -- is our 10th Annual Digital Marketing Conference October 9-10, 2017 in Bend, Oregon.

Old Mill District, 450 SW Powerhouse Dr #422

14TH ANNUAL BENDFILM FESTIVAL

10/12/2017 - 10/15/2017 10:00 AM

Celebrating its 14th year, BendFilm is proud to bring diverse voices and visions to the Bend community.

BendFilm Festival Headquarters, The Hub at the Liberty Theatre

INTERNATIONAL OCEAN FILM TOUR

10/16/2017 7:00 PM

The International Ocean Film Tour Volume 4 wraps the most powerful stories, inspiring protagonists and stunning visuals into one film program to show us the place where all life began.

Tower Theatre, 835 NW Wall St.

THE OLATE DOGS

10/22/2017 2:00 PM

Fresh from a championship run on "America's Got Talent" and a flurry of nationwide appearances at NBA, major basketball games and other star-studded events, The Olate Dogs will take their fast-paced, family-friendly variety show to Bend!

Tower Theatre, 835 NW Wall St.

FALL FESTIVAL AT BRASADA RANCH

10/28/2017 12:00 PM

Head out to Brasada Ranch on October 28th for the second annual Brasada Ranch Fall Festival and enjoy the pumpkin patch, apple bobbing, hay rides, delicious fall inspired bites, live music, special kids activities and more. Bring the whole family out and celebrate the Fall season at Brasada Ranch.

Brasada Ranch, Front Pasture, Powell Butte