Aug. 24-26 — ART IN THE HIGH DESERT: Juried fine arts and crafts festival showcases art from more than 100 professional artists; free; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Aug. 24-25, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Aug. 26; banks of the Deschutes River, across the footbridge from the Old Mill District, Bend; 541-322-6272 or www.artinthehighdesert.com.
Aug. 24-25 — SHAKESPEARE IN THE PARK: Featuring a performance of “Romeo & Juliet" by Cat Call Productions; $20-$75; 6 p.m., doors open 5 p.m.; Drake Park, 777 N.W. Riverside Blvd., Bend; 541-323-0964 or www.bendticket.com.
Aug. 24 — SISTERS FARMERS MARKET: 3-6 p.m.; Barclay Park, West Cascade Avenue and Ash Street; www.sistersfarmersmarket.com.
Aug. 24 — SUNRIVER FARMERS MARKET: Free admission; 4-7 p.m.; Village at Sunriver, 57100 Beaver Drive; www.sunriverchamber.com.
Aug. 24 — ROD AND CUSTOM CAR SHOW: A display of vintage vehicles, with food, music and more; registration requested; proceeds benefit the inn; $15 suggested donation for participants and guests; 5-8 p.m.; Bethlehem Inn, 3705 N. U.S. Highway 97, Bend; 541-322-8768, email@example.com or www.bethleheminn.org.
Aug. 24 — ZZ TOP: The classic rock band performs, with Nashville Pussy; $42 or $79 reserved, plus fees; 6:30 p.m., gates open 5 p.m.; Les Schwab Amphitheater, 344 S.W. Shevlin Hixon Drive, Bend; 541-318-5457 or www.bendconcerts.com.
Aug. 24 — RARE MONK: The indie rock band performs, with Necktie Killer; $5; 9 p.m.; Liquid Lounge, 70 N.W. Newport Ave., Bend.
Aug. 25 — PRINEVILLE FARMERS MARKET: Free; 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; Prineville City Plaza, 387 N.E. Third St.; 503-739-0643 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Aug. 25 — MADRAS SATURDAY MARKET: Free admission; 9 a.m.-2 p.m.; Sahalee Park, B and Seventh streets; 541-489-3239 or email@example.com.
Aug. 25 — CENTRAL OREGON SATURDAY MARKET: Featuring arts and crafts from local artisans; free admission; 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; parking lot across from Bend Public Library, 600 N.W. Wall St.; 541-420-9015 or www.centraloregonsaturdaymarket.com.
Aug. 25 — GARDEN PARTY: With garden tours, garden presentations and more; free; 10 a.m.-3 p.m.; Hollinshead Community Garden, Hollinshead Park, 1235 N.E. 12th St., Bend; 541-548-6088.
Aug. 25 — NORTHWEST CROSSING FARMERS MARKET: Free; 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; NorthWest Crossing, Mt. Washington and Northwest Crossing drives, Bend; 541-382-1662, firstname.lastname@example.org or www.nwxfarmersmarket.com.
Aug. 25 — SUMMER CARNIVAL: With games, food and prizes; free admission; 11 a.m.-3 p.m.; St. Thomas Academy, 1720 N.W. 19th St., Redmond; 541-548-3785 or www.redmondacademy.com.
Aug. 25 — VFW DINNER: A dinner of Asian food; $7; 5 p.m.; VFW Hall, 1503 N.E. Fourth St., Bend; 541-389-0775.
Aug. 25 — HOT AUGUST NITES: Featuring a dinner, parking lot dance and a cruise in; proceeds benefit the Diabetes Research Center; $13.50 in advance, $15 at the door, $5 for dance only; 7 p.m., 8 p.m. dance; Eagles Lodge & Club, 235 N.E. Fourth St., Prineville; 541-447-7659.
Aug. 25 — NIGHTSOUNDS — WOODSTOCK EDITION: A night of music from Woodstock, with cast members from “The Tempest" providing trivia; $5 in advance, $6 at the door; 7-10 p.m.; Innovation Theatre Works, 1155 S.W. Division St., Bend; 541-504-6721, email@example.com or www.innovationtw.org.
Aug. 25 — SHOW US YOUR SPOKES: Featuring a performance by The Autonomics and Cadence; proceeds benefit Commute Options; $5; 7 p.m.; Parrilla Grill, 635 N.W. 14th St., Bend; 541-617-9600.
Aug. 26 — FIDDLERS JAM: Listen or dance at the Oregon Old Time Fiddlers Jam; donations accepted; 1-3:30 p.m.; VFW Hall, 1836 S.W. Veterans Way, Redmond; 541-647-4789.
Aug. 28 — REDMOND FARMERS MARKET: Free admission; 2-6:30 p.m.; Centennial Park, Seventh Street and Evergreen Avenue; 541-550-0066 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Aug. 28 — TUESDAY FARMERS MARKET AT EAGLE CREST: Free admission; 2-6 p.m.; Eagle Crest Resort, 1522 Cline Falls Road, Redmond; 541-633-9637 or email@example.com.
Aug. 28 — BROOKSWOOD PLAZA FARMERS MARKET: Free admission; 3-7 p.m.; Brookswood Meadow Plaza, 19530 Amber Meadow Drive, Bend; 541-323-3370 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Aug. 29 — BEND FARMERS MARKET: Free admission; 3-7 p.m.; Brooks Alley, between Northwest Franklin Avenue and Northwest Brooks Street; 541-408-4998, email@example.com or http://bendfarmersmarket.com.
Aug. 29 — PICKIN’ AND PADDLIN’ MUSIC SERIES: Includes boat demonstrations in the Deschutes River and music by bluegrass act Eight Dollar Mountain; proceeds benefit Bend Paddle Trail Alliance; free; 4-7 p.m. demonstrations, 7-10 p.m. music; Tumalo Creek Kayak & Canoe, 805 S.W. Industrial Way, Suite 6, Bend; 541-317-9407.
Aug. 29 — MUSIC IN THE CANYON: Jazz Under the Stars performs jazz music; free; 5:30-8 p.m.; American Legion Community Park, 850 S.W. Rimrock Way, Redmond; www.musicinthecanyon.com.
Aug. 29 — END OF SUMMER CRUZ: Event features classic cars, live music by the Taelour Project and a barbecue; proceeds benefit the High Desert A’s COCC automotive scholarship fund; free admission; 6-8 p.m., barbecue begins at 5:30 p.m.; Jake’s Diner, 2210 N.E. U.S. Highway 20, Bend; 541-419-6021.
Aug. 29 — PICNIC IN THE PARK: Featuring an Americana performance by The Sugar Beets; free; 6-8 p.m.; Pioneer Park, 450 N.E. Third St., Prineville; 541-447-6909.
Aug. 30 — TREEHOUSE PUPPETS IN THE PARK: With a performance of “Afraid of the Dark — Whose Eyes Are Out There Anyway?"; followed by a coordinated activity; free; 11 a.m.-noon; Columbia Park, 264 S.W. Columbia St., Bend; 541-389-7275 or www.bendparksandrec.org.
Aug. 30 — AUTHOR PRESENTATION: Kim Cooper-Findling reads from her book “Chance of Sun: An Oregon Memoir"; free; 6 p.m.; The Nature of Words, 224 N.W. Oregon Ave., Bend; 541-647-2233, firstname.lastname@example.org or www.thenatureofwords.org.
Aug. 30 — MADELEINE PEYROUX: The jazz act performs; $25; 6:30 p.m., doors open 6 p.m.; Athletic Club of Bend, 61615 Athletic Club Drive; 541-382-3940 or www.c3events.com.
Aug. 31-Sept. 6
Aug. 31-Sept. 1 — LIBRARY BOOK SALE: Friends of the Sunriver Area Public Library hosts a sale of books; bag sale Sept. 1; free admission; 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Aug. 31, noon-5 p.m. Sept. 1; Sunriver Area Public Library, 56855 Venture Lane; 541-312-1080.
Aug. 31-Sept. 2 — DIXIELAND PARTY BAND AND FRIENDS: Musicians from the Northwest and California perform; refreshments available; donations accepted; 1-10 p.m. Aug. 31, noon-10 p.m. Sept. 1 and 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Sept. 2; La Pine Moose Lodge, 52510 Drafter Road; 541-548-0679.
Aug. 31-Sept. 1 — LITTLE WOODY BARREL AGED BREW FESTIVAL: Craft beer and rye whiskey tastings from Oregon breweries, with live music; ages 21 and older only; a portion of proceeds benefits the Deschutes County Historical Society; $6, $15 beer tasting package; 5-10 p.m. Aug. 31, noon-10 p.m. Sept. 1; Des Chutes Historical Museum, 129 N.W. Idaho Ave., Bend; www.thelittlewoody.com.
Aug. 31 — VOLUNTEER EXPO: Community organizations will be on hand to talk about volunteering options; free; 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; Sunriver Area Public Library, 56855 Venture Lane; 541-617-7080 or www.deschuteslibrary.org/calendar.
Aug. 31 — EVERYDAY PROPHETS: The Portland-based reggae-rock band performs, with All You All; $5; 9 p.m.; Liquid Lounge, 70 N.W. Newport Ave., Bend.
Aug. 31 — ESTOCAR: The Seattle-based pop-rock band performs, with The The The Thunder; $5; 9:30 p.m.; Silver Moon Brewing & Taproom, 24 N.W. Greenwood Ave., Bend; 541-388-8331 or www.silvermoonbrewing.com.
Sept. 1-2 — SUNRIVER SUNFEST WINE FESTIVAL: Featuring wines from more than 50 wineries, art vendors, live music, food and more; free admission, signature glass required for tastings; noon-7 p.m. Sept. 1, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sept. 2; Sunriver Homeowners Aquatic & Recreation Center, 57250 Overlook Road; 541-385-7988 or www.sunriversunfest.com.
Sept. 1 — GRAPE STOMP: Stomp grapes for wine; with live music and food; bring your own glass; a portion of proceeds from wine produced will benefit Terrebonne Community School; $8 in advance, $10 at the door, free for children; 11 a.m.-6 p.m.; Maragas Winery, 15523 S.W. U.S. Highway 97, Culver; 541-546-5464 or www.maragaswinery.com.
Sept. 1 — BRANDI CARLILE: The rootsy singer-songwriter performs, with Blitzen Trapper and Ivan & Alyosha; $34 plus fees; 6 p.m., gates open 5 p.m.; Les Schwab Amphitheater, 344 S.W. Shevlin Hixon Drive, Bend; 541-318-5457 or www.bendconcerts.com.
Sept. 5 — MUSIC ON THE GREEN: Featuring traditional Hawaiian dancing by the Hokulea Dancers; vendors available; free; 6-7:30 p.m.; Sam Johnson Park, Southwest 15th Street, Redmond; 541-923-5191 or http://visitredmondoregon.com.