Entertainment news in brief

Alleged misconduct by host of ‘Catfish’ “Catfish” host and executive producer Nev Schulman denied accusations … Read more

Central Oregon breweries, cideries, distilleries and wineries

Breweries • 10 Barrel Brewing Co. – Eastside: 62950 NE 18th St., Bend; 541-241-7733 or … Read more

Central Oregon recreational cannabis dispensary directory

Recreational Dispensaries • 5th LMNT: 63552 N. U.S. Highway 97, Bend; 541-408-9058 or fifthlmnt.com. • … Read more

The Posies play anniversary show at Volcanic

Seattle alt-rockers celebrate 30 years with tour, album reissues

Thirty years ago, as grunge was taking over Seattle, The Posies were the odd band … Read more

Central Oregon Symphony Spring Concert includes a Tchaikovsky classic

Seattle trumpeter Allen Vizzutti to perform “Snow Scenes”

Michael Gesme — music director of Central Oregon Symphony, in performance Saturday through Monday at … Read more

Six years of Metalfest in Bend

Event unites underground bands from Northwest, beyond

Change is inevitable, especially in the music world, and especially in Bend, where the population … Read more

See nature differently by journaling

Sketching, notes may increase outdoor enjoyment

Many people live in or visit Bend because of the abundant outdoor recreational opportunities. As … Read more

Restaurant review: Toomie’s Thai Cuisine

After 23 years in business, restaurant is still going strong

When I last reviewed Toomie’s Thai Cuisine seven years ago, I deemed the restaurant overpriced, … Read more

Anatomy of a Song: Kylan Johnson, ‘Biding Time’

Artist: Kylan Johnson Featured song: “Biding Time” Upcoming shows: • 6 p.m. June 1 at Astro … Read more

Q&A with comedian Will Durst

Political satirist returns in KPOV fundraiser

Who: In addition to being a nationally acclaimed comedian known for his ability to mine … Read more

High Desert Music Conference launches at Astro

Panelists include Chino Moreno, Jeshua Marshall, more

Musician and concert promoter John Davis — owner of Red Light Productions, which regularly hosts … Read more

Dirty Revival gets groove on at Belfry

Portland band celebrates five years with new music

Portland soul/rock/hip-hop hybrid Dirty Revival celebrates five years as a band this month. It marked … Read more

‘13’ at the Tower

Two shows only of the coming-of-age musical

‘13’ at the Tower — Thoroughly Modern Productions’ T3 Teen Theatre Program presents the musical … Read more

Sisters Folk Fest starts capital campaign

Nonprofit aims to buy Sisters Art Works building

Sisters Folk Festival announcements — At its May 12 My Own Two Hands fundraising dinner … Read more

Waterston Desert Writing Prize winner announced

Patrick Mondaca wins desert literature award founded in Central Oregon

Patrick Mondaca of Montclair, New Jersey, has won the 2018 Waterston Desert Writing Prize that … Read more

Small bites

Tavern, vegetarian eats in Bend’s Box Factory

Box Factory openings — The River Pig Saloon opened May 16 on the north side … Read more

Upcoming concerts

May 17 — The Last Revel (folk/Americana), McMenamins Old St. Francis School, Bend, mcmenamins.com. May … Read more

The Last Revel returns to Bend

Trio plays McMenamins Old St. Francis School before lineup reshuffle

Another Central Oregon frequent flier, Minneapolis acoustic trio The Last Revel, returns to Bend to … Read more

Live music at Central Oregon clubs, theaters, other venues

Thursday 5/17 Lindy Gravelle: The singer and pianist performs; 5:30-8:30 p.m.; free; Brassie’s Bar at … Read more

Exhibits in Central Oregon art galleries this week

Art Adventure Gallery: Featuring artwork by Richard Macy and Edward Heath; through May; 185 SE … Read more

Featured Artist: Painter Len Babb

Who: Len Babb’s works will be on display from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday … Read more

This week’s cheap eats

Find deals on meals at restaurants throughout Central Oregon. … Read more

Happy hour specials

Drinks and nibbles that are easy on your wallet … Read more

On local screens the week of May 17-23

Synopses and short reviews of films showing now (or soon) on Central Oregon screens

Details of special screenings and mini-reviews of movies playing now (or soon) on Central Oregon … Read more

Movie times for the week of May 17-23

A full week of movie times for screens in Bend, Redmond, Sisters, Madras and Prineville. … Read more

Malek dazzles in trailer for Queen biopic

He will, he will rock you. In 20th Century Fox’s first teaser trailer for “Bohemian … Read more

Pole Pedal Paddle returns to Bend

Race schedules, course maps, past winners and more for the PPP

Costume-clad family teams and speedy solo athletes are gearing up for Central Oregon’s largest multisport … Read more

Head and the Heart announces Bend show

Seattle band to play with Blind Pilot at Les Schwab

Seattle indie-folk band The Head and the Heart will return to Les Schwab Amphitheater on … Read more

The return of Twilight Summer Ale

Deschutes revives its popular seasonal beer, with a new twist

Two years ago, in one of my first beer columns for GO! Magazine, I wrote … Read more

Restaurant review: Depot Café

Sisters restaurant focuses on locally sourced ingredients

Pam Wavrin believes in the “Great Grandma Standard.” The co-owner of Sisters’ Depot Café (with … Read more

Recommended reading from Deschutes Public Library

Tales for book lovers of all ages

Children’s books “Terrific Tongues!” by Maria Gianferrari, illustrated by Jia Liu What type of tongue … Read more


Here are the best-sellers for the week that ended Sunday, May 6, compiled from data … Read more

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