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Central Oregon Annual Events


Winter Events

Atta Boy 300 Sled Dog Race
Bend - January

Elite sled dog racers from around the world return annually to Central Oregon for the running of the Atta Boy 300 Oregon World Cup sled dog race. Race goest near Mt. Bachelor as well as Sisters, Prineville and LaPine.

Mt. Bachelor and into the Cascades Range

Bend Winterfest
February - Bend

In addition to the ice carving exhibitions, fireworks, Live music in the Festival Center, children’s activities at Snowflake Village, the ever popular U.S. Cellular snowboard and ski rail jam and ice skating, Bend WinterFest will feature an expanded Winter Wine Walk, winter light show, a larger WinterFest Marketplace, and the exciting cross country ski sprint races.

Old Mill District and Downtown Bend


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Spring Events

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Summer Events

Sunriver Music Festival

This is Sunriver's largest community event. Enjoy two weeks of classical concerts in the historic Sunriver Resort Great master classes, free "unleashed" concerts throughout Sunriver, orchestra rehearsals, and Festival Faire.


Cascade Music Festival

Held in Bend's Drake Park at the end of August each year, past festival offerings have included country music, blues, jazz, world music, as well as symphony orchestra programs.


Central Oregon's Spirit of the West
Prineville - July

A celebration of National Day of the American Cowboy
Artists will display original artwork, storytellers and music will include western, folk, Native American and traditional musicians.
A Saturday Night Rodeo & Dance, Authenic Western Food, Beer Garden, Music, Historical Reenactments and much more!


Flashback "Cruz"
Bend - August

Open to all '74 and older classic cars. Event will include a Poker Run on Thursday, a Friday pre-cruz in at S&S Auto Parts (aka Baxter Auto Parts), Saturday Show 'n' Shine in Drake Park (on the grass), and a designated closed "cruz" in downtown Bend. S&S Auto Parts (Baxter Auto Parts), Sisters Auto Parts, along with Auto Value Stores, will sponsor the Friday night band. This year's band will be playing in Drake Park.

Deschutes County Fair & Rodeo
Redmond - August

Get ready for five days of fun, great food, great vendors and entertainment. This year's County Fair will give you more for your money!

Deschutes County Fair Expo Center
Redmond, Oregon


Celtic Festival
Redmond - August

Scottish Highland Games, Celtic Dancers, Children's Activities, Vendors of Fine Celtic Wares, Clan Representation, Southern Oregon Scottish Bagpipe Band, Dagger & Dirk Pub sponsored by Cascade Lakes Brewing Co. and food and fun!

Cline Falls Ranch (corner of Hwy 126 and 67th Street)
Redmond, Oregon

High Desert Rendezvous
Bend - August

Benefit dinner, dance, and auction. This annual event has become synonymous with contemporary and vintage Western design. The Museum will welcome the premier Western band, Wiley and the Wild West, for great music and dancing.

High Desert Museum
59800 South Hwy 97
Bend, OR


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Fall Events

Bend Roots Festival
Bend - September

This free Community Music Festival celebrates and showcases the diverse musical, artistic and cultural character of the community of Bend. With over 100 acts and educational workshops, over 3 days & nights, it has become the largest “local” festival in Central Oregon.

Bend's Century Center
Bend, OR

Sisters Jazz Festival
Sisters - September

Annual Jazz Festival held in September.


Bank of the Cascades Bend Fall Festival
Bend - October

Thousands of people are expected to celebrate the harvest season in downtown Bend with fine art, food, wine and microbrews, music, family fun and contests.

Various locations
Bend, Oregon

Sisters Harvest Faire
Sisters - October

Over 200 juried vendors selling quality handcrafted items. Pottery, metal art, photography, painting, jewelry, clothing, furniture, home décor and much more. There will be Live entertainment, food court and free admission.

Downtown Sisters


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