Who: Performer Dan Schimmoller

Who: Formerly of Central Oregon, actor Dan Schimmoller is now living in Sonoita, Arizona, “a … Read more

Kris Kristofferson’s drummer no ‘Stranger’ in Bend

Local musician Jeff Ingraham joins country singer on tour

Jeff Ingraham had good reason to be tired during a recent video chat with GO! … Read more

Bend’s Mirror Pond becomes murder central in local author’s latest novel

Ted Haynes pens a series of murder mysteries set in Central Oregon

Local author Ted Haynes shares his love of Central Oregon through his writing with four … Read more


Modern fairy tale doesn’t quite come together, but it’s almost impossible not to like

Danny Boyle and Richard Curtis’ “Yesterday” requires its viewers to take quite a few leaps … Read more

Upcoming concerts in Central Oregon

June 27 — Michael Franti & Spearhead, Ziggy Marley (reggae/rock/hip-hop), Les Schwab Amphitheater, Bend, bendconcerts.com. … Read more

Granger Smith returns to Bend

Country singer plays Oregon Spirit Distillers after death of son

Country is still king in Bend, judging by sales numbers for KSJJ-FM’s summer country concert … Read more

Michael Franti, Ziggy Marley, Lyle Lovett return to Bend

Busy weekend slated at Les Schwab Amphitheater

Les Schwab Amphitheater will welcome two returning artists and one newcomer (though no stranger to … Read more

Jessie Leigh to rock Sugar Mountain Amphitheater

Country singer returns for Terrebonne house show

Portland country-rocker Jessie Leigh will return Saturday to Sugar Mountain Amphitheater — aka the outdoor … Read more

Josh Ritter returns to Central Oregon

Folk singer plays fundraiser for Sisters Folk Festival

Modern folk singer-songwriter Josh Ritter made his Central Oregon debut last year at Sisters High … Read more

Vanessa Collier brings blues to Bend

Multi-instrumentalist makes Volcanic Theatre Pub debut

True triple threats are rare in just about any industry, but Maryland’s Vanessa Collier fits … Read more

Live music at Central Oregon clubs, theaters, other venues

Thursday 6/27 Music in the Pines — The Parnells: The country band will perform; 6-9 … Read more

Art Adventure Gallery: “Homegrown” features works by Richard Thompson; through Sunday; 185 SE Fifth St., … Read more

Featured artist: painter David Wachs

Who: David Wachs’ paintings are on display through Sunday at Franklin Crossing. Skiing backcountry trails … Read more

Hammered Herstory

Hammered Herstory — Dionysus Presents is back for more of its drunken historical storytelling. In … 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

Central Oregon eateries, at a glance

Food critic John Gottberg Anderson’s reviews of Central Oregon eateries, at a glance … Read more

Movie times for the week of June 27-July 3

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

On local screens the week of June 27-July 3

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

Central Oregon breweries, cideries, distilleries and wineries

Trying to find one of Central Oregon’s breweries. Maybe you prefer wine, hard cider or … Read more

Find your favorite food truck in Central Oregon

Central Oregon has a booming food cart community, with growing clusters of carts in Bend, … Read more

Restaurant review: Bend Brewing Co.

Expansion provides a perfect setting for spring and summer visitors

I can’t imagine a better place to relax on the grass beside the Deschutes River, … Read more

Sublime with Rome kicks off Athletic Club concerts

Reggae-rockers will balance legacy, new songs in Bend

Before there was a group called Sublime with Rome, singer/guitarist Rome Ramirez would jam all … Read more

A preview of the Tower Theatre’s busiest season ever

Downtown gem rolls out its 2019-20 season

For its 2019-20 season, the Tower Theatre Foundation — the nonprofit that runs the historic … Read more

Recommended reading from Central Oregon librarians

Tales for book lovers of all ages

Children’s books “Small Spaces” by Katherine Arden Ollie is dealing with the death of her … Read more

Q&A with artist Kaycee Anseth

Bend artist aims to paint mural in Franklin underpass

Who: Kaycee Anseth is a Bend artist known for her unique wildlife collages as well … Read more

Rebelution brings reggae to Les Schwab

California band joins Collie Buddz, DJ Mackle, Durand Jones

You say you want a revolution, well you know, The Beatles can help you out … Read more

John Mayall returns to Tower Theatre

Bluesbreakers founder brings new music to Bend

Not even pneumonia can keep John Mayall from singing the blues. The founder of British … Read more

Drum and Guitar Shop hosts workshops in Bend

Bend musicians Rod DeGeorge, Karl Lindgren share skills

Musicians looking to polish their skills can head to The Drum and Guitar Shop for … Read more

‘Free Congo’ opens in Bend

“Free Congo” — Ovation Performing Arts presents “Free Congo,” a new musical directed and choreographed … Read more

‘Toy Story 4’

Beloved characters return along with fantastically entertaining new toys

If you were a kid in the prime of your toy-playing years when the original … Read more

Featured artist: Faith Holly Hall

Who: Pastel and watercolorist Faith Holly Hall’s works are on display at Sage Custom Framing … 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

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