Jun 25 Sat
Live Music: Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
6:00 pm

Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals play an eclectic mix of blues, folk, rock, and reggae music and is known for their unbelievable live performances. Ben Harper is a three time Grammy Award winning artist with the most recent dating back to 2014 where he won the Best Blues Album. You don’t want to miss this award winning group in our very own backyard!

Jul 1 Fri
First Friday Art Walk @ Downtown and the Old Mill District
5:30 pm

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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!

Jul 2 Sat
Live Music: Widespread Panic @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
6:00 pm

Widespread Panic is a southern rock jam band from Athens, Georgia. The band draw influences from blues-rock, progressive rock, funk, and jazz fusion. Making music for over 30 years, Widespread Panic has broken attendance records at major venues throughout the country, including a staggering almost 50 sold-out shows at Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Philips Arena in Atlanta and the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival where Panic has headlined numerous times, breaking the single day attendance record.The band will also host a food drive at the show as part of the band’s Feeding People Through Music Drive endeavor which has raised $130,000 worth of food to date!

Jul 3 Sun
Live Music: Widespread Panic @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
6:00 pm

They’re back for round 2! Slide on those dancing shoes and come out and see this record shattering southern rock and blues band from Athens, Georgia. The band will host a food drive at the show as part of the band’s Feeding People Through Music Drive endeavor which has raised $130,000 worth of food to date. Bring your canned goods and enjoy the show!

Jul 4 Mon
Independence Day BBQ & Live Music @ Range Restaurant & Bar
Jul 4 all-day

Come and enjoy Independence day with us. Sample festive farm to table dishes, sip on local beers and wines, listen to live music by Aaron Crawford, and cap the night off with a firework show. There’s plenty of fun things to do around the ranch for all ages so bring the whole family!

 

 

 

The Local Pour Beer, Cider, Wine & Spirits Tour @ Pick-up from your hotel or residence
1:30 pm

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On the Local Pour Tour, you will gain insights into each process along the way and your guide will help weave together all three artisan practices.  Our guide also becomes your designated driver!

​We provide pick up at your Bend hotel or residence.  If you are outside the Bend area, for $5 per person, we will pick you up.  This will ensure everyone can enjoy a safe tour.

Visit Wanderlust Tours while you’re out exploring Bend!

 

Jul 10 Sun
Live Music: Kinzel & Hyde @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
2:30 pm

Award winning Cascade Blues Association Hall of Fame Inductees, three time winners of the Best Traditional Act, and award winning roots & blues duo Kinzel and Hyde will take listeners on a musical journey. This guitar/harmonica duo has been together since the mid seventies and are not about to stop now.

Jul 14 Thu
Feast From The Fire – The Ben Rice Duo @ Range Restaurant & Bar Lawn
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

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During the summer, join us Thursdays from 6:00pm to 8:00pm as Chef Ryan and his team prepare a weekly bbq featuring ranch-raised meats cooked over the outdoor spit fire pit and paired with specialty beers from local breweries. Bring the family out to enjoy the feast, live music and lawn games. This event is open to the public. Music goes until 9:00pm

Jul 15 Fri
Ukulele University 5 @ Cascades Academy
9:00 am

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Presenters include Craig Chee, Sarah Maisel, Aaron and Nicole Keum, Jim D’Ville, Ben Bonham, The Refreshments, Rhan Wilson, Rick Zeek, Pipa Pinon, Jeff Stevens and more. Complete information can be found at www.ukeu.info after December 15. Tickets go on sale January 5, 2016.

 

Jul 17 Sun
Live Music: Summit Express @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
2:30 pm

Taking Dixieland Jazz To New Heights is a fitting slogan for this high energy band from Bend, Oregon. These versatile musicians are equally at home in the Symphony playing Beethoven as they are on the street corner playing Louis Armstrong. The magic with this group exists in the way they interact with the audience. Humor and the unexpected play a big part in the show. No one plays Folsom Prison Blues like this band.

Jul 21 Thu
Feast from the Fire – Bigfoot Mojo @ Range Restaurant & Bar Lawn
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

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During the summer, join us Thursdays from 6:00pm to 8:00pm as Chef Ryan and his team prepare a weekly bbq featuring ranch-raised meats cooked over the outdoor spit fire pit and paired with specialty beers from local breweries. Bring the family out to enjoy the feast, live music and lawn games. This event is open to the public. Music goes until 9:00pm

Jul 24 Sun
Live Music: Kitchen Dwellers @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
2:30 pm

The Kitchen Dwellers bring their songwriting and acoustical picking to the stage with electrically manipulated textures guaranteed to impress. The band took second place at the Telluride Bluegrass Festival and were selected as a finalist at the North West String Summit at their respective band competitions in 2014.

 

Jul 28 Thu
Feast From The Fire – Joshua Esterline @ Range Restaurant & Bar Lawn
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

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During the summer, join us Thursdays from 6:00pm to 8:00pm as Chef Ryan and his team prepare a weekly bbq featuring ranch-raised meats cooked over the outdoor spit fire pit and paired with specialty beers from local breweries. Bring the family out to enjoy the feast, live music and lawn games. This event is open to the public. Music goes until 9:00pm

Aug 1 Mon
The Local Pour Beer, Cider, Wine & Spirits Tour @ Pick-up from your hotel or residence
1:30 pm

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On the Local Pour Tour, you will gain insights into each process along the way and your guide will help weave together all three artisan practices.  Our guide also becomes your designated driver!

​We provide pick up at your Bend hotel or residence.  If you are outside the Bend area, for $5 per person, we will pick you up.  This will ensure everyone can enjoy a safe tour.

Visit Wanderlust Tours while you’re out exploring Bend!

 

Aug 4 Thu
Feast From The Fire – The Moon Mountain Ramblers @ Range Restaurant & Bar Lawn
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

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During the summer, join us Thursdays from 6:00pm to 8:00pm as Chef Ryan and his team prepare a weekly bbq featuring ranch-raised meats cooked over the outdoor spit fire pit and paired with specialty beers from local breweries. Bring the family out to enjoy the feast, live music and lawn games. This event is open to the public. Music goes until 9:00pm

Aug 5 Fri
First Friday Art Walk @ Downtown and the Old Mill District
5:30 pm

First-Friday

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!

Live Music: Brandi Carlile @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
6:30 pm

 

Brandi Carlile’s music is a mix of alt-country, Americana, rock and folk. It is her stunning voice that has captivated listeners since her debut in 2005. The most well-known Brandi Carlile tunes, The Story and That Wasn’t Me, are dynamic journeys in themselves, encompassing myriad emotions and varied stylistic touches.This singer-guitarist earned her first Grammy nomination based on her most recent album, The Firewatcher’s Daughter

Aug 6 Sat
Ghost Tree @ Pronghorn
4:00 pm

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The main attraction of the weekend, Dinner on the Range, featuring 16 of Central Oregon’s finest chefs, hand-crafted beer, a variety of wines and spirit tastings, specialty desserts and more. In addition, we will welcome a live band to the Ghost Tree Invitational stage.

  • 4pm Gates will open and the silent auction will begin as well
  • 5pm Dinner service will begin
  • 6:15pm GOLF AWARDS and Major Announcements
  • 6:45pm Band takes the stage
Aug 9 Tue
Live Music: Jackson Browne @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
6:30 pm

 

Jackson Browne’s lyrics and melody made him one of the 70s most iconic singer/songwriters. Get ready to enjoy classic songs including Running on Empty, Doctor My Eyes, For Everyman, Before the Deluge, The Pretender, Here Come Those Tears Again, You Love the Thunder, Somebody’s Baby and many more. Accompanying Jackson on the road this summer are longtime band mates Val McCallum (guitar), Mauricio Lewak (Drums), Jeff Young (keyboards), Bob Glaub (bass), Alethea Mills (Vocals) and the acclaimed multi-instrumentalist Greg Leisz (guitar, lap steel, pedal steel).

Aug 11 Thu
Feast From The Fire – Justin Lavik @ Range Restaurant & Bar Lawn
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

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During the summer, join us Thursdays from 6:00pm to 8:00pm as Chef Ryan and his team prepare a weekly bbq featuring ranch-raised meats cooked over the outdoor spit fire pit and paired with specialty beers from local breweries. Bring the family out to enjoy the feast, live music and lawn games. This event is open to the public. Music goes until 9:00pm

Live Music: Michael Franti & Spearhead @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
6:30 pm

 

Michael Franti & Spearhead will bring their blend of hip hop, funk, reggae, jazz and rock back to Bend for the fourth straight year for a fun summer night of jumping and dancing on the grass at the Amphitheater.

Aug 12 Fri
IPA Wars
Aug 12 all-day

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Here is information about last years event: This year 10 Barrel invited the best breweries from Oregon, California, Washington, Colorado and Idaho! Many of these breweries don’t even distribute in Oregon so this is your chance to try these highly coveted breweries best IPAs!

Check back for more information about this years event.

Live Music: Huey Lewis & The News @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
6:30 pm

Huey Lewis & the News is a San Francisco-based group that has been playing pop rock for three decades. Huey Lewis & the News have a contagious brand of straight-ahead rock n’ roll that has outlasted countless trends, selling over 20 million albums worldwide.

 

Aug 18 Thu
Bend Brewfest @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
Aug 18 – August 21, 2016 all-day

Thursday, August 18 through Saturday, August 20. Noon to 10 p.m. each day. There will be over 150 craft beers and ciders for you to enjoy on the banks of the Deschutes River in the Old Mill District.

Feast From The Fire – Lisa Mann & Her Really Good Band @ Range Restaurant & Bar Lawn
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

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During the summer, join us Thursdays from 6:00pm to 8:00pm as Chef Ryan and his team prepare a weekly bbq featuring ranch-raised meats cooked over the outdoor spit fire pit and paired with specialty beers from local breweries. Bring the family out to enjoy the feast, live music and lawn games. This event is open to the public. Music goes until 9:00pm