BALLOONS OVER BEND FESTIVAL
FRI-SUN – This Children’s festival is a full weekend of balloon adorned skies with balloon launches, night glows, and a kid’s race.
JEFFERSON COUNTY FAIR
THROUGH SUN – Drive to Madras for Central Oregon’s best free fair! Enjoy carnival food, games, attractions, and more. Bring the family and enjoy a concert each night, or watch the rodeo.
KAYAKING, PADDLEBOARDING, CANOEING
THROUGH AUG 30 – Head to the Deschutes River for a tour of Tumalo Creek on a rented device. View the crystal blue waters in the middle of the Deschutes National Forest.
THROUGH SEPT 7 – Mt. Bachelor hosts stunning views for a romantic sunset dinner. Enjoy an eight-course meal with friends or family and end your night with a moonlight chairlift ride down the Mountain.
RHYTHM & BLUES FESTIVAL
FRI-SAT – Sisters Rhythm & Brews Festival is a two-day music festival with local brews, food vendors, and more in downtown Sisters.
HIGH DESERT CLASSIC II
THROUGH SUN – The High Desert Classics celebrates the athleticism of horses with six show rings, vendor booths, and food trucks.
SUBARU OUTSIDE GAMES
THROUGH SUN – Head to the shade of the mountains for four days of live music, local brews, and trails at Mt Bachelor, Elk Lake, and the Deschutes River.
GLOW BALL GOLF
THROUGH AUG 28 – Glow all night at Sunriver Resort with glowing golf balls, a putter, and fun time with the family.
FRI – The Village in Sunriver hosts Friday Funriver with a kids area and street party at Tumbleweed Toys!
MUSIC ON THE WATER
SAT – Elk Lake Resort hosts a summer music series sponsored by Boneyard Beer and Crater Lake Spirits. Float on the lake or sit in front of the stage and enjoy live music.
ONGOING – Browse local artists and produce at the Saturday Market, running through Labor Day.
BIKE PARK OPENING
ONGOING – The Mt. Bachelor Bike Park offers 13 miles of downhill trails and different options for various skill levels.
ONGOING – The Volcanic Theatre and Pub hosts live music that’ll move you. Check their calendar for live theatre and movies as well!
MOVIES OPENING THIS WEEKEND
- Once Upon A Time in Hollywood
- The Ground Beneath My Feet
- Mike Wallace Is Here
- See You Soon
- Tel Aviv on Fire
Click here for movie times and theaters.
FOR A COMPLETE LIST OF EVENTS IN THE AREA FOR THE ENTIRE MONTH, VISIT CENTRAL OREGON EVENTS.