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Summer Concert Line Up 

All the bands you should expect to see playing around the area this summer.

Bite of Bend

A food festival downtown featuring Bend’s top chefs, a beer run, live music, and, of course, bite-sized delicacies from local restaurants.

Saturday, June 23

11am - Bill Keale

12:30pm - Joanna Lee

2pm - Leif James

3:30pm - Harley Bourbon

5pm - Stairway Denied

6:30pm - The Autonomics

8:30pm - Whitey Morgan and the 78’s

Sunday, June 24

11am - Allan Byer

12:30pm - Franchot Tone

2pm - Triur Amadan

3:30pm - Raise the Vibe

5pm - The Polyrhythmics

Bite of Bend main stage, Minnesota Avenue & Wall Street,


Music in the Canyon

Free music in Redmond—all summer long! Each show begins at 5:30pm.

June 20 - Countryfied

July 4 - Red, White and Redmond Blues Festival (2-7pm)

July 18 - Leroy Newport

July 20 - Voodoo Highway

Aug. 1 - Downhill Ryder

Aug. 3 - TBA

Aug. 15 - John Shipe Band

Aug. 29 - Jazz Under the Stars

American Legion Community Park, 850 SW Rimrock Way and Highland Avenue, Redmond,

Show Us Your Spokes

Family-friendly music nights at Parilla Grill where alternative transportation is rewarded with a discounted cover fee!

July 21 - The Mostest with JZ Band

July 27 - Moon Mountain Ramblers with Twisted Whistle

Aug. 4 - Harley Bourbon with Hopeless Jack

Aug. 11 -  Avery James with McDougal

Aug. 17 - MOsley WOtta with Cloaked Characters

Aug. 25 - The Autonomics with Cadence

Parrilla Grill, 635 NW 14th St.,

Broken Top Bottle Shop Summer Concert Series

Music in May.

May 21 - Brian Jones

May 22 - Matt Murphey

May 23 - Greg Botsford

May 24 - Mai

May 25 - The Pitchfork Revolution

May 27 - Tone Red

1740 Pence Ln.

Munch and Music

Enjoy free music in the park every Thursday. You’ll also find fine food and art at the 22nd installment of this Bend classic.

July 12 - Live Wyya

July 19 - Modern English

July 26 - Igor and the Red Elvises

Aug. 2 - The Quick and Easy Boys

Aug. 9 - The Fixx

Aug. 16 - Tommy Castro

Drake Park, downtown Bend,

Elk Lake Concerts

Lakeside live music weekly, with beautiful views of the backside of Bachelor.

June 23 - The gBots and the Journeyman

June 30 - Jelly Bread

July 7 - Anastacia

July 14 - Summit Express

July 21 - The Pitchtones

July 28 - Doc Ryan Band

Aug. 4 - Greg Botsford Band

Aug. 11 - Slick Side Down

Aug. 18 - Herbal Crew

Aug. 25 - Blackstrap

Sept. 1 - Moon Mountain Ramblers

Sept. 2 - KC Flynn Acoustical Evening

Sept. 15 - Bill Keale

Saturday nights. Elk Lake Resort 60000 SW Century Dr.,

Les Schwab Amphitheater Summer Concerts

Learn more about these shows elsewhere in this guide. Then get out your debit card and go see a great show already!

May 25 - The Shins with The Head and The Heart, Blind Pilot

May 26 - Tenacious D

May 27 - Beck with Metric

Aug. 7 - The Outlaw Roadshow with Counting Crows and Special Guests

Aug. 15 - Norah Jones

Aug. 24 - ZZ Top

Aug. 22 - Michael Franti & Spearhead

Sept. 1 - Brandi Carlile

Sept. 11 - Huey Lewis and the News

Shows start at 6:30pm, doors open at 5pm. Les Schwab Amphitheater, 520 SW Powerhouse Dr.,

Les Schwab Amphitheater Free Summer Sunday Concerts

Great price for great music! Super family-friendly events.

June 10 - Poor Moon

June 17 - Harley Bourbon

June 24 - Y La Bamba

July 1 - MOsley WOtta

July 29 - Paul Thorn

Aug. 12 - The Features

All shows begin at 2:30pm. Les Schwab Amphitheater, 520 SW Powerhouse Dr.,

Peak Summer Nights

June 28 - Leftover Salmon

Aug. 1 - Big Head Todd and the Monsters

Aug. 30 - Madeleine Peyroux

All shows begin at 6:30pm. Athletic Club of Bend, 61615 Athletic Club Dr.,

4Peaks Music Festival

Super cool, homegrown music fest. Camping, too.

June 22

1:30pm - Jed

3:00pm - The Pitchfork Revolution

4pm - Tyler Stenson

5:30pm - Hot Buttered Rum

6:45pm - Everyone Orchestra

8:15pm - Melvin Seals and JGB

June 23

10am - Alison Harris and the Barn Owls

11:30am - Huckle

1pm - Dead Winter Carpenters

2:30pm - Fruition

4:15pm - Nicki Bluhm and the Gramblers

6pm - The Mother Hips

8:15pm - Poor Man’s Whiskey

Rockin A Ranch, 19449 Tumalo Reservoir Rd.,

Coyote Music Festival

Another baby Burning Man. Three days of rock, world-fusion, didgeridoos, fire dancers and crystal bowl sound meditation in a remote, high desert setting at Summer Lake Hot Springs.

June 15 - 17

Jelly Bread, Tony Smiley, MOWO & bPollen, The Human Revolution, Shireen Amini, Anastacia, Kinetic Origins of Rhythm, Organik Time Machine, RaiseTheVibe, RevelleveR, Milo Estrada, Mr. Wu

Summer Lake Hot Springs, 41777 Oregon 31, Paisley,

Northwest Crossing Hullabaloo

Kick off summer at this neighborhood party that features live music, dancing, food, kid stuff, and high-speed bike races.

Friday, June 29

4pm - Anastacia

5:30pm - Five Pint Mary

7pm - Three Leg Torso

8:30pm - Storm Large

Northwest Crossing Dr. and NW Fort Clastop St. .

Bend Summer Festival

More free music! Three days of it, in fact.

Friday, July 13

Rickie Lee Jones, MOsley WOtta, Pat Travers

Saturday, July 14

Fishbone, Soul Benders, Gary Wright, Al Stewart, Kelly Joe Phelps, Tony Furtado, Boomchick, Staxx Brothers, Polyrhythmics, Tom Grant Band, Upper left Trio, Jessie Marquez Latin Quintet, Jeff Kashiwa, Pepe and the Bottle Blondes, Todd Haaby and Sol Via, Franchot Tone, Justin Lavik Band, Subliminal, Boxcar String Band, Necktie Killer, The Pitchfork Revolution, State of Jefferson

Sunday, July 15

Ruthie Foster Band, Quincy Street Bluegrass Band, Northwest Community Gospel Choir, Laura Curtis, Bare Roots, All Community Bluegrass Jam

Mirror Pond Parking Lot, downtown Bend. .

Alive After Five

Free concerts in the Old Mill? You betcha!

July 18 - Toots and the Maytals

July 25 - Laila Biali

Aug. 1 - Johnny Clegg

Aug. 8 - Dirty Dozen Brass Band

Old Mill District, on Powerhouse Dr. .

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