May 28 Sat
Brasada Ranchfest @ Range Lawn
2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

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Join us for a local farm, ranch and artisan festival to kick off the summer season at The Ranch. Over a dozen local vendors will be on hand sharing local foods, products and services. This family-friendly event will include lawn games and face painting for kids, and live music on the Range patio. Sample a range of local flavors, available to taste, and take home your favorites. Artists from around Crook County will also be in attendance. Additional food and drink available for purchase. This is event is complimentary and open to the public.

Interested vendors please call Tisha Kelly, 541-323-6013.

 

Jun 5 Sun
Live Music: Tiempo Libre @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
2:30 pm

Three-time Grammy-nominated Afro-Caribbean music group Tiempo Libre is one of the hottest Latin bands today.  Equally at home in concert halls, jazz clubs, festival stages and dance venues, Tiempo Libre is celebrated for its sophisticated tropical music featuring an irresistible, exhilarating mix of jazz harmonies, contemporary sonorities and seductive Latin rhythms.

Jun 10 Fri
Via Lactea: An Opera in Two Acts @ Tower Theatre
7:30 pm

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Based on Ellen Waterston’ verse novel Vía Láctea: A Woman of a Certain Age Walks the Camino, and inspired by her own pilgrimage, the opera is being created and produced by a creative collaborative Central Oregon team, made up entirely of Oregonians. It will have its world premiere on the stage of Bend, Oregon’s historic Tower Theatre June 10-12, 2016. In addition, as part of the production’s commitment to education, opera students from the Northwest will have the unique opportunity to interpret previously unsung roles in workshops held prior to the premiere

Jun 19 Sun
Live Music: Bel Mizik @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
2:30 pm

Bel Mizik is a seven member band consisting of musicians who come together to create a unique sound, while striving to tell the story of their diverse backgrounds and collective experience. With instrumental roots in rock, jazz and the Blues, the group adds in a Hip Hop front end along with Caribbean and Latin breaks.

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 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 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 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
Ghost Tree @ Pronghorn
7:45 am

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We have a double shotgun golf tournament on Friday at 7:45am and 1:30pm. Please be warmed up and ready by your carts at least 20 minutes before each start time. Complimentary range balls will be provided.

  • 7:00am CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
  • Shamble format with on course prizes and contests (including team skins game).
  • 11:30pm to 2:00pm
  • BBQ LUNCH will be served in the dining room and patio within the clubhouse.
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
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
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

Aug 25 Thu
Feast From The Fire – The Junebugs @ 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 31 Wed
Live Music: Steve Miller Band @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
6:30 pm

 

One of rock music’s all-time greats, the Steve Miller Band has sold more than 30 million records in a career spanning more than 40 years. His trademark blues-rock sound made him one of the key artists in classic rock radio. His songs include Take the Money and Run, Fly Like an Eagle, Jet Airliner, Jungle Love, Abracadabra and many more.