By Makenzie Whittle

The Bulletin

Sunday 6/23

4 Peaks Music Festival: The 4-day music festival will conclude featuring performances from The Mostest, Scott Law Electric and Rising Appalachia; 9 a.m.-4 p.m.; $40 plus fees, $25 parking fee; Stevenson Ranch, 21085 SE Knott Road, Bend; 4peaksmusic.com.

Redmond Street Festival: Three blocks will be full of arts and craft vendors, local business, food, wine and live entertainment and more; 10 a.m.-4 p.m.; free; Downtown Redmond, Sixth Street and Evergreen Avenue, Redmond; centraloregonshows.com or 541-420-0279.

Venardos Circus: The Broadway-style circus will feature aerialists, acrobats, juggling, comedy, daredevils, magic and more; 1 p.m. and 4 p.m.; $25 general admission, $15 children 12 and under, $35 premium, $45 VIP; Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center, 3800 SW Airport Way, Redmond; venardoscircus.com or 786-265-9765.

“Wonderful Wizard of Oz”: This familiar story presented by the students of Academie de Ballet Classique twists its way through witch’s castles, poppy fields to the magnificent Emerald City; 1-3 p.m.; $18 adults, $10 students, $5 children; Tower Theatre, 835 NW Wall St., Bend; towertheatre.org or 541-382-4055.

“She Loves Me”: Shop clerks Amalia and Georg don’t see eye to eye, but after they both respond to a lonely hearts ad in the paper, they strike up an anonymous love letter exchange; 2 p.m.; $23 adults, $19 students and seniors, plus fees; Cascades Theatre, 148 NW Greenwood Ave., Bend; cascadestheatrical.org or 541-389-0803.

“Free Congo”: A young Belgian girl sails to the Congo in 1899 and meets a young African boy who is a deposed prince in search of his mother; 3 p.m.; $12.50 general admission, $36 pack of four tickets; Central Oregon Community College — Pinckney, 2600 NW College Way, Bend; ovationpa.com or 541-815-4160.

“Saving the Dark”: A film made in an effort to educate the public and policymakers on the effects and ways to combat light pollution; 7-8 p.m.; free registration required; Worthy Brewing, 495 NE Bellevue Drive, Bend; worthygardenclub.com or 541-647-6970.

Monday 6/24

Pop-up! Backporch Coffee Cupping and Education: The coffee roasters will offer samples and information on what goes into each cup of coffee; 1 p.m.; free; The Suttle Lodge, 13300 U.S. Highway 20, Sisters; thesuttlelodge.com or 541-638-7001.

Dirt Divas MTB Ride: A bimonthly mountain bike ride for women of all skill levels, see website for groups and mileage, bikes available for demo first come first served, arrive 60 minutes early to grab a bike; 5:30 p.m.; free; Pine Mountain Sports, 255 SW Century Drive, Bend; pinemountainsports.com or 541-385-8080.

Tuesday 6/25

Insulting the President from Washington to Trump: Edwin Battistella will present on how presidents have been insulted since the founding of the U.S., citing over 500 examples, doors at 6 p.m.; 7 p.m.; free; McMenamins Old St. Francis School, 700 NW Bond St., Bend; mcmenamins.com or 541-382-5174.

Wednesday 6/26

10 Barrel Blitz to the Barrel: Pro mountain bikers will battle it out for a $5,000 purse, beer chugging competition and arm wrestling championships at the finish line; 4-9 p.m.; free; 10 Barrel Brewing Co. — Westside, 1135 NW Galveston Ave., Bend; 10barrel.com or 970-259-3555.

2019 Stampede Street Party: The annual party will feature a chili cook-off between the local law enforcement offices, a cattle drive down Main Street, live music, food, street bowling, dunk tank and more; 5-9 p.m.; free; downtown Prineville, Fourth and Main streets, Prineville; prinevillechamber.com or 541-447-6304.

Guest Brewery Cookout — Wild Ride: A special grilled dinner will be served and paired with beer from the Redmond brewery; 5:30-7:30 p.m.; $20; The Suttle Lodge, 13300 U.S. Highway 20, Sisters; thesuttlelodge.com or 541-638-7001.

Water-wise Pollinator Gardens: Participants will learn how to invite native pollinators to their garden with water-wise plants; 6-8 p.m.; free, registration required; Hollinshead Community Garden, 1235 NE 12th St., Bend; extension.oregonstate.edu or 541-548-6088.

Waterston Desert Writing Prize: An awards presentation and readings by the winning author, finalists and Dr. Patricia Limerick, Bruce Berger and Kim Stafford; 6:30-8:30 p.m.; free; High Desert Museum, 59800 S. U.S. Highway 97, Bend; highdesertmuseum.org or 541-382-4754.

“Phoenix, Oregon”: Two friends seize an opportunity to reinvent their lives by quitting their jobs to restore a bowling alley and serve the world’s greatest pizza; 7 p.m. and 9 p.m.; $8 plus fees in advance, $10 at the door; Volcanic Theatre Pub, 70 SW Century Drive, Bend; volcanictheatre.com or 541-323-1881.

Thursday 6/27

South Canyon Deschutes River Hike: The easy 3.5-mile walk along the river trail led by John Magee is limited to 10 people, no dogs allowed; 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; free, registration required; Riverbend Dog Park, 769 SW Columbia St., Bend; fansofdeschutes.org or 541-771-3267.

Water in the West: Discussion on issues surrounding water in our region; 6-7 p.m.; $7, members receive a 20% discount; High Desert Museum, 59800 S. U.S. Highway 97, Bend; highdesertmuseum.org or 541-382-4754.

“She Loves Me”: Shop clerks Amalia and Georg don’t see eye to eye, but after they both respond to a lonely hearts ad in the paper, they strike up an anonymous love letter exchange; 7:30 p.m.; $23 adults, $19 students and seniors, plus fees; Cascades Theatre, 148 NW Greenwood Ave., Bend; cascadestheatrical.org or 541-389-0803.

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