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Complete Central Oregon Summer Music Listings 2017 

With over 300+ listings, here's your guide to what's going on this summer

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Check out our digital listing with over 300+ summer music options!

MAY

May 26-28

Sasquatch Music Festival — Various

The Gorge, George, WA


May 26

The Reputation — Rock

Sunriver Resort


May 27

Thomas T. and The Blue Chips — Blues

Sunriver Resort


May 27

Music on the Water Series - Eric Leadbetter — Classic Rock

Elk Lake Resort


May 28

Precious Byrd Dance/rock

Sunriver Resort


May 31

Lillie Lemon — Electro-pop

Astro Lounge


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JUNE

June 1

Five Pint Mary — Irish rock

Mcmenamins


June 2

Terrence Neal — Americana

Eurosports


June 2

A.M. Interstate Rock

Checker's Pub


June 2

WELTERWEIGHT, Bogl, Komotion Trap/House

The Capitol


June 2

Tony Smiley — Loops

Volcanic Theatre Pub


June 3

Tony Lompa — Americana

Eurosports


June 3

Scott Pemberton Band Rock

Crow's Feet Commons


June 3

Atlas Cider Block Party —  Meekoh Party!

Atlas Cider


June 3

Dirty Revival Soul

Volcanic Theatre Pub

Dubbed Portland's version of the Alabama Shakes, this band gets down and dirt-ay with its funkalicious grooves that are impossible not to bust a move to. Be prepared to don the biggest grin and be slathered with oodles of sweat from all that dancing!


June 4

Lillie Lemon — Electro-pop

Crooked River Brewing Co.


June 4

You Knew Me When — Indie folk

Broken Top Bottle Shop


June 4

Kuinka W/Ezra Bell Americana

Volcanic Theatre Pub


June 4

B-SIdes Brass Band Funk

Les Schwab Amphitheater

New Orleans funk is coming atchya with this funky band that is sure to get you moving and grooving. Brass band jams transport you to the likes of Bourbon Street in full swing on Mardi Gras. Be prepared to party.


June 4

Natty Red — Acoustic

Bend Pizza Kitchen


June 4

Dark & Grey — Acoustic rock

Northside


June 5

Joan Osbourne Sings the Songs of Bob Dylan — Rock

Tower Theatre


June 5

You Knew Me When — Folk rock

The Open Door, Sisters


June 6

Cash'd Out — Country/rock

Volcanic Theatre Pub

If you're craving some iconic country folk, then look no further than cover songs from the Man in Black, a Johnny Cash cover band like no other.


June 6

Igor and the Red Elvises — Rock

The Capitol

This Siberian surf rock band are sure to impress, and they've been doing it since the '90s. This Russian-American band performs  funk-rock, surf, rockabilly, reggae, folk rock, disco and traditional Russian styles of music.


June 6

David Archuleta — Pop

Tower


June 7

Charissa Parks & Shannon Smith — Singer/Songwriter

Pronghorn


June 7

Little Tybee w/ The Workshy — Folk-rock

Volcanic Theatre Pub


June 7

Thunder Road, Sisters Rodeo Kickoff — Country

Hardtails


June 7

The Parson Red Heads — Rock

Mcmenamins

Cosmic Americana? It's a thing, and something the Parson Red Heads do beautifully. This indie psych-folk band from Portland is as fun as it is at times surreal and trippy.


June 7

Roy Zimmerman — Political satire

Volcanic Theatre Pub

Recently described as Bob Dylan meets Bobby Kennedy, this is political satire at its very best.


June 7

Separating the Seas, Poolside Leper Society, Zarlock and the Spacemen — Punk

The Capitol

Metal pirate heads rejoice, this is your time to shine and mosh at this fun, upbeat event.


June 8

Bend Rice Blues Band — Blues

Volcanic Theatre Pub


June 8

Band of Drifters — American Roots

The Lot


June 8

Riley's Range Benders — Americana

Northside


June 8

The Same Coin — Country

Mcmenamins


June 8

Jah9 & Mellow Mood — Reggae

Domino

Poetry, dub and spirit combine to form beautiful reggae music from Jamaican songstress Jah9. Joined by Italian reggae artists, Mellow Mood, this is a universal grassroots music event.


June 8

Leadbetter & Young Classic Rock

Sons of Beer, Prineville


June 8 -12

Genesis Arts & Music Festival — Various

Ochoco Mountains


June 8-10

Rowdy McCarran — Sisters Rodeo After Parties Country

Hardtails


June 9-10

Emerald City — Rock

Northside


June 9

Erik Himbert — Folk Rock

Eurosports


June 9

Fortune's Folly, Jive Coulis— Rock

Volcanic Theatre Pub


June 9

Afrolicious & Cymatics — Funk

Domino

Electric, eclectic and funky, Afrolicious mixes up Latin sounds with African beats with a bit of electronic synth thrown in for good measure. This legendary band from the Bay mixes it up and provides the grooves for a nonstop dance party.


June 10

Matt Gwinup Trio — Jazz

Eurosports


June 10

Beer, Bands & Public Lands - Wayward Soul, Alder Street Band — Roots

Drake Park


June 10

Dead at the Doj — Jam

High Desert Martial Arts


June 10

KLL SMTH, Matt Wax, Cymatics — Glitch

The Capitol


June 10

Royal Jelly Jive — Soul

Volcanic Theatre Pub


June 11

John Mellencamp, Jewel, Carlene Carter — Roots, Rock, Folk

Les Schwab Amphitheater

Don't play no "Foolish Games" and make sure you R.O.C.K the USA this summer while kicking back to legendary rock guitarist John Mellencamp and indie-folk songstress Jewel.


June 11

Lozelle Jennings — Blues

Northside


June 13

Capleton — Reggae

Domino


June 13

Meekoh — Pop, Soul

Brasada Ranch


June 14

The Junebugs — Folk rock

Mcmenamins


June 14

Bobby Lindstrom — Blues rock

Pronghorn


June 15

Grambler's Mark — Rockabilly

Volcanic Theatre Pub


June 15

Travis Ehrenstrom — Folk rock

The Lot


June 15

Moody Little Sister — Rock

Mcmenamins


June 15 -18

4 Peaks Music Festival — Americana

Rockin A Ranch

THE music fest for Central Oregon, right in our very own backyard. Come experience an intimate family-friendly and eclectic festival. Featuring legendary musicians across the board, the setlist is stellar with headliners MOE. and Railroad Earth.

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June 16

Joshua James, Rivvrs — Folk rock

Volcanic Theatre Pub


June 16

Baby Easy E — Rap

Domino

Rap royalty, Baby Easy-E is the son of the "Godfather of Gangsta Rap, Eazy-E" and brings his Compton-esque raps and tributes to his father this summer.


June 16

Red Diesel — Bluegrass

Eurosports


June 16

Good Co., Mark Brody —  Electro-swing

The Capitol


June 16 -19

What the Festival — Electronica

Wolf Run Ranch, Durfur, OR

This year the boutique arts and music festival features eight stages of live and electronic music. Cut Copy, a Classixx DJ set and Gramatik are a few of the highlights.

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June 17

GoodLife's 6th Anniversary Party - Live music TBA — Party!

GoodLife Brewing

June 17

Black Plastic Clouds, Dr. Green Dreams, Helga — Progressive Rock

Volcanic Theatre Pub


June 17

Inanimate Existence, Gravewitch, Reaping Asmodeia, more. — Metal

3rd Street Pub


June 17

Music on the Water Series - Trailer 31— Folk

Elk Lake Resort


June 18

Crazy Mountain Billies — Psychedelic Bluegrass

Bend Pizza Kitchen


June 18

Milonga — Latin

Les Schwab Amphitheater

Get ready to dance to the Latin, Spanish and Caribbean sounds of Milonga during the free Summer Sunday concert series at the Amphitheater


June 20

Missy Andersen — R&B

GoodLife Brewing


June 20

TajMo — Blues

John Grey, Sunriver

Two blues legends, Taj Mahal and Keb' Mo', unite for a joint tour in support of their collaborative album of originals and covers.
*SOLD OUT*

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June 21

Willow Steps — Country

Broken Top Bottle Shop


June 21

Leadbetter & Young — Classic Rock

Astro Lounge


June 21

Mayeux & Broussard — Country

Volcanic Theatre Pub


June 21

Ian Moore — Soul and blues

Mcmenamins


June 21

Pickin' and Paddlin' - Pete Kartsounes Stringband, Appaloosa, Ryan Richard & Friends Bluegrass

Tumalo Creek Kayak


June 21

Lino — Acoustic

Pronghorn


June 23

The Brevet — Americana

Astro Lounge


June 23

NNT — Harmonies

Eurosports


June 23

Franchot Tone — Pop-rock

Jacksons Corner Eastside


June 23

G. Love and Special Sauce — Hip hop, blues, rock

Century Center

See Pick's Picks for description on page 17!


June 23 - 25

Bite of Bend (Shooter Jennings, Woebegone, etc.) — Various

Downtown

Shooter Jennings, son of country music legend Waylon Jennings, plays outlaw country and southern rock to headline Bite of Bend.

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June 24

Cruxapalooza - Lance Canales & The Flood, Precious Byrd, Polyrhythmics — Various

Crux

Celebrate the 5th anniversary of Crux Fermentation Project with live music from Lance Canales & The Flood, Precious Byrd and Polyrhythmics.

June 24

Elise Franklin and Warren Zaiger — Jazz

Eurosports


June 24

Who Can Sleep — Indie

Sunny Yoga Kitchen


June 24

JELLYBREAD - Summer Kickoff Party Jam

Worthy Brewing

Desert twang meets urban funk when Jelly Bread kicks off the summer music series at Worthy Brewing.


June 24

Paul Simon — Folk, rock, pop

Les Schwab Amphitheater

See Pick's Picks for description on page 17!


June 24

Central Oregon Pride - Alise King, Mosley Wotta, Lady Dice, Posion Waters & Friends — Various

Drake Park


June 24

Music on the Water Series - Strange Rover — Rock

Elk Lake Resort


June 24

Crimson Guardian — Metal

Domino Room


June 24

Emerald City — Rock

Hardtails


June 25

Elektrapod — Funk

Les Schwab Amphitheater

Funk, soul and rock with a few jam band tendencies by Elektrpod fuels your dancing, chiling and Free Summer Sunday concert afternoon.


June 26

Jake Nelson — Country

Bend Pizza Kitchen


June 25

Zander Schloss — Singer/Songwrtier

The Capitol

Best known as the bass player for The Circle Jerks, Zander Schloss collaborated frequently with The Clash's Joe Strummer.


June 27

Dancehall Days (Twilight Tunes) — Pop

Worthy Brewing


June 27

Billy Woods, Henry Canyons, & more — Hip hop/progressive

The Capitol


June 27

Woebegone — Supple rock

Deschutes Brewery and Public House


June 27

Kinzel & Hyde — Blues

GoodLife Brewing


June 27

Liver Down the River — Funk

Volcanic Theatre Pub


June 28

Zander Reese — Alternative

Velvet

June 28

Music on the Green, Redmond. TBA

Sam Johnson Park

June 28

Thomas T. and The Blue Chips — Blues

Northside


June 28

Casey Parnell — Acoustic

Pronghorn


June 28

Kids Band Night - The Students of String Theory, Hey Papa, The No's — Various

Worthy Brewing

This week's lineup for Worthy Brewing's Twilight Tunes includes performances from three bands made up entirely of kids. The Students of String Theory, Hey Papa and The No's perform.

June 28

Metalachi — Heavy metal mariachi

Volcanic Theatre Pub

The world's first and only heavy metal mariachi band has to be seen to be believed.


June 28

Coyote Willow — Rock and blues

Mcmenamins


June 29

KPOV Benefit Concert — Various

Kelly D's


June 29

3-D trio — Rock

Sunriver Resort


June 29

Irregular4Christ Music Ministry, Dusty Marshall, Krystal Marshall — Christian

Westside Church


June 29

Deception Past — Country

The Bamboo Room


June 29

Simone & Leo — Folk

The Lot


June 29

Brian Copeland — Pop

Mcmenamins


June 29

Beatlemania On Tour — Pop

Tower


June 30

Juju Eyeball — Pop/Rock

Eurosports


June 30

High Street Combo Uptown Funk

Sunriver Resort


June 30

Pink Martini — Classical

Les Schwab Amphitheater

Pink Martini tours in support of its ninth studio album, "Je dis oui!" Both Storm Large and China Forbes take the stage.


June 30

AKA Faceless, Foxy Lemon, & Cambrian Explosion — Rock

Volcanic Theatre Pub


June 30 - July 2

LSR Country Music Fest — Country

Paulina, Or.



JULY


July 1

Ween After Party - Guitar Gods Review — Rock

Volcanic Theatre Pub


July 1

Bittercreek — Classic Rock

Eurosports


July 1

Simone & Leo — Folk

The Bite


July 1

Petty Fever — Rock

Hardtails


July 1

Music on the Water Series - The Hot Club of Bend Jazz

Elk Lake Resort


July 1

Ween — Alt-rock

Les Schwab Amphitheater


July 1

Yak Attack's After Ween Attack — Electronica/Jam

The Capitol


July 1

Shafty - Post Ween Rager — Jam

Domino


July 1

La Pine Rodeo (Ned LeDoux and Josh Gracin) — Country

La Pine Rodeo Grounds


July 1-4

The Reputations — Rock

Sunriver Resort


July 1 - 4

La Pine Frontier Days Music on the Green — Various

La Pine Frontier Days Grounds


July 2

The Blind Owls — Retro Rock

Volcanic Theatre Pub


July 2

Katie "Pinto" Lebrun — Ukulele

Bend Pizza Kitchen


July 2

Dina y Los Rumberos — Latin

Les Schwab Amphitheater


July 3

Castle — Metal

3rd Street Pub


July 4

Deftones, Rise Against, Thrice — Hard Rock

Les Schwab Amphitheater

Celebrate U.S. independence with red, white and rock and roll. Hard rock's heavy hitter join forces on a joint tour featuring Deftones, Rise Against! and Thrice.


July 4

America Party with Strive Roots & Jive Coulis — reggae/funk

Worthy Brewing


July 4

Music on the Water Series - Derek Michael Marc — Blues

Elk Lake Resort


July 5

Pitchfork Revolution — Bluegrass

Worthy Brewing


July 5

Freak Mountain Ramblers — Bluegrass

Mcmenamins


July 5

Jive Coulis - Music in the Canyon, Redmond — Funk

American Legion Park


July 5

Rob Fincham — Americana

Pronghorn


July 6

1Lady — Rapper

Astro Lounge

You had us at lady rapper. 1Lady incorporates hip hop, R&B and club music to create a vibe you'll be digging all night long.


July 6

High Street Trio — Uptown Funk

Sunriver Resort


July 6

B.o.B., London Jae, Jaque Beatz — Hip Hop

Midtown

Remember the song "Airplanes?" The joint by hip-hop star B.o.B. and Hayley Williams of Paramore? B.o.B. brings his universally appealing hip-hop and rap to the Midtown Ballroom.


July 6

Dezz — Electronica

Astro Lounge


July 6

Tony Furtado — Americana

Volcanic Theatre Pub


July 6

Munch and Music TBA

Drake Park


July 7

Tour Des Chutes Packet Pickup with Parlour — Folk

Worthy Brewing


July 7-9

Summer Fest - Meekoh, Andy Stokes, LAHF, etc. — Various

Downtown

With local favorites Precious Byrd and Meekoh Martinez rocking the main stage on Friday, Larry and His Flask headlining on Saturday, Summerfest promises to bring you to your feet on this summer weekend.


July 7

High Street — Uptown Funk

Sunriver Resort


July 8

Billy Lund and Whiskey Weekend — Country

Sunriver Resort


July 8

The Led Zeppelin Experience — Classic rock

Hardtails


July 8

Tony Smiley — Loops

Volcanic Theatre Pub


July 8

Music on the Water Series - Raman Ellis — Folk

Elk Lake Resort

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July 9

Jordan — Singer/Songwriter

Bend Pizza Kitchen


July 9

Heritage, Mosley Wotta — Rock, Hip-Hop

Volcanic Theatre Pub


July 9

The Groove Cabin — Progressive Rock

Les Schwab Amphitheater


July 11

Bumper Jacksons, Lark and the Loon — Folk-roots

Volcanic Theatre Pub


July 11

UB40 — Reggae/Pop

Athletic Club of Bend

English reggae/pop legends UB40 kick off the Clear Summer Nights music series at the Athletic Club of Bend. Bust out your checkerboard Vans and get ready to dance.


July 12

G Bots and The Journeymen — Rock

Worthy Brewing


July 12

Charissa Parks & Shannon Smith — Singer/Songwriter

Pronghorn


July 12

Music on the Green, Redmond TBA

Sam Johnson Park


July 12

The Autonomics, Cool American, Turtlenecked — Indie Rock

Volcanic Theatre Pub

See Pick's Picks for description on page 17!


July 13

Abluestics — Blues

Sunriver Resort


July 13

Diego's Umbrella — Gypsy Pirate Polka

Volcanic Theatre Pub

See Pick's Picks for description on page 17!


July 13

Cowboy Junkies - Munch and Music — Alt-country

Drake Park


July 13-16

Crawfest - Jive Coulis, Harley Bourbon, etc. — Various

Powell Butte

Featuring Jive Coulis, Harley Bourbon, Billy Mickelson, Open Defiance, Greg Payne & The Piedmont Boys, The NeverCanEvers and more.


July 14

Mark Barringer and Jo B. — Roots

Eurosports


July 14

Doc Ryan & Whychus Creek — Americana

Volcanic Theatre Pub


July 14

Fun Bobby — Pop/Rock

Sunriver Resort


July 15

Kelly Riley Duet — Americana

Eurosports


July 15

Abbey Road Live — Pop/Rock

Sunriver Resort


July 15

DoveDriver — Shoegaze funk

Volcanic Theatre Pub


July 15

"Gold Dust" A Tribute to Fleetwood Mac and The Blues Brothers Review — Classic rock

Hardtails

This summer Hardtails features an array of cover and tribute bands. Gold Dust plays the classic, inspiring tunes of Fleetwood Mac.


July 15

Slightly Stoopid, Iration, J Boog, The Movement — Rock/Reggae

Les Schwab Amphitheater

Fusing folk, rock, reggae, blues, hip hop, funk, metal and punk, Slightly Stoopid offers a little something for everyone.


July 15

Music on the Water Series - Coyote Willow — Rock/blues

Elk Lake Resort


July 16

Streetlight Moon — Rock

Les Schwab Amphitheater

Rock and roll inspired by classic rock. Streetlight Moon features the lead vocals of Stephanie Slade.


July 16

Matisyahu — Rock/Reggae

Crow's Feet Commons

Bend's favorite Jewish-American reggae vocalist, beatboxer and alternative rocker returns to perform outdoors at Crow's Feet Commons.


July 17

Rhiannon Giddens — Acoustic

Tower

Former member of the Grammy Award-winning country, blues, old-time band the Carolina Chocolate Drops brings her violin, banjo and vocal stylings to the Tower Theatre.


July 18

The Eagle Rock Gospel Singers, Crook and The Bluff — Americana

Volcanic Theatre Pub


July 19

Mexican Gunfight — Rock

Worthy Brewing

July 19

Cindy Lou Banks - Music in the Canyon, Redmond — Americana

American Legion Park


July 19

Bobby Lindstrom — Blues/Rock

Pronghorn


July 20

Precious Byrd and High Street — Dance/Rock

Sunriver Resort


July 20

Ozomatli - Munch and Music — World

Drake Park

Formed in 1995, LA's Ozomatli performs hip-hop, rock and Latin-inspired music that will have you dancing your socks off from the first beat.


July 20

Jack Johnson — Pop/Rock

Les Schwab Amphitheater

An instant sell-out show, Bendites love Jack Johnson. The mellow vibes of this former professional surfer will have you swaying to the beat.


July 21

Victory Swig — Folk

Sunriver Resort


July 21

Ying Yang Twins — Rap/Hip-Hop

Domino Room

You may remember Atlanta-based hip-hop duo the Ying Yang Twins from their collaboration on Lil' Jon's popular joint "Get Low." The duo also worked with Britney Spears in the early 2000s.


July 21

The Avett Brothers — Folk Rock

Les Schwab Amphitheater

See Pick's Picks for description on page 17!


July 21

Miranda Lee Richards — Singer/Songwriter

Volcanic Theatre Pub


July 21 - 23

Newberry Event Music & Arts Festival — Various

La Pine


July 22

Melanie Dyer — Country/Pop

Eurosports


July 22

Family Tunes with Charlie Parr and Friends — Folk

Crow's Feet Commons


July 22

JaSkaMon — Reggae, ska

Sunriver Resort


July 22

"Erotic City" A Tribute to Prince — Pop

Hardtails


July 22

Music on the Water Series - Unlikely Saints — Rock, soul, folk

Elk Lake Resort


July 23

This Island Earth, Foxtails Brigade — Rock/Pop

Volcanic Theatre Pub


July 25

Simone & Leo — Folk

GoodLife Brewing


July 25

Brewers Grade — Country

Worthy Brewing


July 25

Diana Krall — Pop, jazz, bossanova

Les Schwab Amphitheater

Known for her contralto vocals, Canadian jazz pianaist and singer Diana Krall has won three Grammy Awards and eight Juno Awards. This celebrated jazz musician is one of the best-selling artists of her time.

July 26

KC Flynn — Country

Worthy Brewing

July 26

Music on the Green, Redmond TBA

Sam Johnson Park


July 26

Harmed Brothers, Onward Etc. — Americana

Volcanic Theatre Pub

Portland-based Americana/folk quintet rocks the Volcanic Theatre Pub Theatre with their own brand of indiegrass.


July 26

Lino — Guitar-driven

Pronghorn


July 27

Soul Searchers — Rock

Sunriver Resort


July 27

Absinthe Rose — Folk/Punk

Volcanic Theatre Pub


July 27

The Brothers Comatose - Munch and Music — Folk rock

Drake Park

If you didn't catch this attractive Americana/folk band at The Belfry recently, don't miss the opportunity to see them for free this summer at Munch and Music!


July 28

Mark Ransom — Roots

Eurosports


July 28

Precious Byrd — Dance/Rock

Sunriver Resort


July 28

Dirty Bourbon River Show — Rock

Volcanic Theatre Pub


July 29

Shireen Amini — World

Eurosports


July 29

Chase Walker Band — Roots

Sugar Push


July 29

Woebegone — Supple Rock

Sunriver Resort

Bend's favorite supple rock band combines the forces of Larry and His Flask alum Ian Cook, Andrew Carew and Kirk Skatvold alongside Dayne Wood.


July 29

A Tribute to Robin Williams, Marc "Skippy" Price, & Ryan Wingfield — Comedy

Hardtails


July 29

Music on the Water Series Cosmonautical — Rock

Elk Lake Resort

Local indie rock on the banks of Elk Lake? Sounds like the perfect summer Saturday evening to us!


AUGUST

Aug 1

Laura May — Folk/Rock

Velvet


Aug 1

Asleep at the Wheel — Country

Tower


Aug 2

Victory Swig — Folk

Worthy Brewing


Aug 2

Desert Howlers - Music in the Canyon, Redmond — Rock/Blues

American Legion Park


Aug 2

Darrin Bradbury — Folk/Humor

Mcmenamins


Aug 2

Montgomery Gentry — Country

Deschutes County Fairgrounds


Aug 2

Casey Parnell — Acoustic

Pronghorn


Aug 3

Lindy Gravelle — Country/Pop

Sunriver Resort


Aug 3

Melissa Ethridge — Rock, folk, blues

Deschutes County Fairgrounds

Summer before last you got her at the Athletic Club, this summer rock and folk powerhouse Melissa Ethridge plays for free at the Deschutes County Fair.


Aug 3

Munch and Music TBA

Drake Park


Aug 3

Billy Strings — Folk

Volcanic Theatre Pub


Aug 4

O'Sisters' Trio

Eurosports


Aug 4 - 5

Broke Down Soak Down Festival - Broken Down Guitars, Wayward Soul, Elektrapod, Goodbye Dyna and more — Various

Summer Lake Hot Springs


Aug 4

Thomas T. and The Blue Chips — Blues

Sunriver Resort


Aug 4

Leadbetter & Young Classic — Rock

Bend Brewing Co.


Aug 4

Franchot Tone — Pop-rock

Jackson's Corner Eastside


Aug 4

Naughty Professor — Funk

Volcanic Theatre Pub


Aug 4

Steve Miller Band, Peter Frampton — Classic Rock

Les Schwab Amphitheater

Another Bend summer stronghold, Steve Miller Band brings their classic rock jams to the Amphitheater alongside Peter Frampton.


Aug 4

The Marshall Tucker Band — Rock/Country

Deschutes County Fairgrounds


Aug 5

Paul Eddy — Country

Eurosports


Aug 5

Meekoh, Simone & Leo — Pop/Folk

Silver Moon


Aug 5

The Reputations — Rock

Sunriver Resort


Aug 5

Old Dominion — Country

Deschutes County Fairgrounds


Aug 5

Music on the Water Series - Kylan Johnson — Blues

Elk Lake Resort


Aug 8

Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio — Soul

Volcanic Theatre Pub


Aug 9

Familiar Souls — Dancegrass

Worthy Brewing


Aug 9

Miss Lonely Hearts — Country

Volcanic Theatre Pub


Aug 9

Music on the Green, Redmond TBA

Sam Johnson Park


Aug 9

Rob Fincham — Americana

Pronghorn


Aug 10

Precious Byrd Trio — Dance/Rock

Sunriver Resort


Aug 10

Munch and Music TBA

Drake Park


Aug 10

Michael Jackson History Show — Pop

Tower


Aug 11

Mark Barringer — Americana

Eurosports


Aug 11

Precious Byrd Trio — Dance/Rock

Sunriver Resort


Aug 12

Bigstock Music Festival - G. Love & Special Sauce, The Contenders, Franchot Tone, The Natives of America — Pop-rock

Century Center

A fundraiser for Oregon Adaptive Sports and set in an intimate natural amphitheater, rock out to the sounds of G. Love & Special Sauce, Franchot Tone, The Contenders and The Natives of America.


Aug 12

Beth Woods — Americana

Eurosports


Aug 12

High Street — Uptown Funk

Sunriver Resort


Aug 12

Terri Clark — Country

Crook County Fair

Canadian country music star Terri Clark has enjoyed commercial success in both the U.S. and Canada. Classically '90s country, embrace the swagger of Terri Clark at the Crook County Fair.

Aug 12

The Time Machine — Pop/Rock

Hardtails


Aug 12

Music on the Water Series - Jones Road — Rock

Elk Lake Resort


Aug 15

Delta Bombers, Hard Fall Hearts — Rockabillly

Volcanic Theatre Pub


Aug 16

The Sextones — Funk

Worthy Brewing


Aug 16

Fernando - Music in the Canyon, Redmond — Rock

American Legion Park


Aug 16

New Breed Brass Band — Funk

Mcmenamins


Aug 16

Charissa Parks & Shannon Smith — Singer/Songwriter

Pronghorn


Aug 17

Meekoh — Pop

Brasada Ranch


Aug 17

Precious Byrd Trio — Dance/Rock

Sunriver Resort


Aug 17

Cedar Teeth, The Sam Chase Band, The Untraditional — Roots Rock

Volcanic Theatre Pub


Aug 17 - 23

Oregon Eclipse Festival — Various

Big Summit Prairie, Ochocos

While tickets to the Oregon Eclipse Festival may have already sold out, those lucky enough to have snagged tickets will enjoy beats from Bassnectar, Beats Antique, March Fourth, STS9, The String Cheese Incident, as well as a total solar eclipse.


Aug 18 - 22

Moonshadow Festival - Fun with Jo, Bottom of the Barrel Band, Wayward Soul, Papa Smoke, This is No Mountain, The Talbott Brothers, Crow & the Canyon — Various

Wine Down Ranch

Didn't manage to get tickets for the Oregon Eclipse Festival? Fortunately, it's not the only jam that week. Moonshadow Festival provides visitors with a true western experience on a working cattle ranch. Featuring a farmers market, live music and camping.


Aug 18

Bittercreek — Classic Rock

Eurosports


Aug 18

Fun Bobby — Pop/rock

Sunriver Resort


Aug 19

Larry and His Flask — Rock

American Legion Park

Central Oregon's homegrown heroes of punk and Americana return to Redmond to perform in their hometown. Expect to dance your booty off to their high-energy stage show for free!


Aug 19

Maraval Road Steele Drum Band — World

Sunriver Resort


Aug 19

Unchained - Van Halen Tribute Band — Classic Rock

Hardtails


Aug 19

Music on the Water Series - Jive Coulis — Funk

Elk Lake Resort


Aug 23

Streetlight Moon — Rock

Worthy Brewing


Aug 23

Music on the Green, Redmond TBA

Sam Johnson Park


Aug 23

Bobby Lindstrom — Blues rock

Pronghorn


Aug 23

Digisaurus Future — Pop/rock

Astro Lounge


Aug 24

3-D Trio — Rock

Sunriver Resort


Aug 25

Talking Dreads — Reggae

Volcanic Theatre Pub


Aug 25

Precious Byrd — Dance/Rock

Sunriver Resort


Aug 26

Sleepy, J-Meast, Clumzy Stoners, Northern Lights, etc. — Hip Hop

The Annex


Aug 26

Elise Franklin and Warren Zaiger — Jazz

Eurosports


Aug 26

The Reputations — Rock

Sunriver Resort


Aug 26

Company Grand — Rhythm and blues

Volcanic Theatre Pub


Aug 26

Appetite for Deception - Guns and Roses Cover Band — Classic Rock

Hardtails


Aug 26

Music on the Water Series - Rich Taelour Trio — Rock

Elk Lake Resort


Aug 29

Moon Mountain Ramblers — Bluegrass

Worthy Brewing


Aug 30

Wayward Soul — Roots

Worthy Brewing


Aug 30

Pickin' and Paddlin'/Whitewater & Surf Festival - The T-Sisters, Space HeaterZ, Doc Ryan — Americana

Tumalo Creek Kayak

Pickin' and Paddlin' has brought together the music community on the banks of the Deschutes River for years and this year it combines with the Whitewater & Surf Festival for an evening of folk. This year, the event features The T-Sisters with beautiful sibling harmonies and folk sensibilities. Space Heaterz and Doc Ryan also perform.


Aug 30

TBA - Music in the Canyon, Redmond

American Legion Park


Aug 30

Lino — Guitar-driven

Pronghorn


Aug 31

Polecat — Bluegrass

Crow's Feet Commons

Polecat, a band that blends Americana, Celtic, rock, reggae and world music into their sound, returns to Bend for a free, outdoor show.


Aug 31

Abluestics Blues

Sunriver Resort


SEPTEMBER


Sept 1

Franchot Tone — Pop-rock

Zeppa Bistro


Sept 1

Precious Byrd Combo — Dance/Rock

Sunriver Resort


Sept 2

Jive Coulis — Rock/funk

Sisters Saloon


Sept 2

Me Like Bees — Indie rock

Sunriver Resort


Sept 2

Steelhorse - Bon Jovi Tribute Band — Classic Rock

Hardtails


Sept 2

Music on the Water Series - Kaylee James

Elk Lake Resort


Sept 3

Family Tunes with Pieta Brown — Indie Americana

Crow's Feet Commons


Sept 3

Precious Byrd — Dance/Rock

Sunriver Resort


Sept 4

Precious Byrd - Goodbye to Summer — Dance/rock

Worthy Brewing


Sept 5-8

Sisters Americana Song Academy — Americana

Sisters


Sept 6

Music on the Green, Redmond TBA

Sam Johnson Park


Sept 6

Appaloosa — Country

Pronghorn


Sept 8

Michael Franti & Spearhead — Rock

Les Schwab Amphitheater

It wouldn't be summer in Central Oregon without the annual performance from everyone's favorite soul rocker. Franti brings positivity, sunshine and good vibes to the Amphitheater every year.


Sept 8 - 10

Sisters Folk Festival — Folk

Sisters

A cornerstone of the Central Oregon music scene, this annual festival brings together some of the best folk, Americana, bluegrass and alt-country performers in the industry. From Grammy Award winning artists to local Americana Project Alumni, the Sisters Folk Festival is a must-attend event for music lovers.


Sept 9

George Winston — Folk

Tower


Sept 9

Whiskey River - Lynyrd Skynard Cover Band — Classic Rock

Hardtails


Sept 9

Music on the Water Series - Mark Ransom and the Mostest — Funk

Elk Lake Resort


Sept 10

John Butler Trio — Roots/Jam band

Athletic Club of Bend

A Bend favorite, Australia's John Butler Trio returns to the Atheltic Club with their roots influenced jam band sound. Their sound touches on rock, folk, blues, funk, bluegrass, hip-hop and reggae.


Sept 13

Rob Fincham — Americana

Pronghorn


Sept 20

Charissa Parks & Shannon Smith — Singer/Songwriter

Pronghorn


Sept 22

Modest Mouse — Indie rock

Les Schwab Amphitheater

See Pick's Picks for description on page 17!


Sept 26

The Shins — Indie rock

Athletic Club of Bend

See Pick's Picks for description on page 17!




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