Bite into ‘A PC Thanksgiving’

Short original plays ladle on holiday laughs at 2nd Street Theater

Gobble, gobble, gobble. Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and once again, Bend playwrights Cayla … Read more

Fruition brings ‘Fire’ to Domino Room

Portland band returns to Bend with new material

You could call “Watching it All Fall Apart” Fruition’s rock album. Along with companion EP … Read more

Cloverdayle stays positive on self-titled release

Former Oregon country duo returns to Bend

Nashville-based country duo Cloverdayle, formerly of Portland (and formerly of Bend, in vocalist Rachel Hamar’s … Read more

Q&A with troupe founder Tiina Allas

Who: Tiina Allas stars as Pearl in “Greater Tuna,” an irreverent comedy production from Ochoco … Read more

Upcoming concerts

Nov. 15 — Fruition (jamgrass), with Yak Attack (jamtronica), Domino Room, Bend, parallel44presents.com. Nov. 15 … Read more

Guitar duels, documentaries and ‘Staying Human’ in Bend

Jazz at the Oxford, Michael Franti sell out shows

Some sold-out shows worth mentioning this week: • Three Portland-based guitarists will explore jazz and beyond … Read more

Horseshoes & Hand Grenades kick off Apres Ski Bash shows

String band sings odes at Crow’s Feet Commons

Strings and things are on the musical menu for the first Apres Ski Bash of … Read more

Jesse Dayton returns to Volcanic Theatre Pub

Country-rocker to play new music in Bend

There are lots of very good reasons why John Doe of X, The Supersuckers and … Read more

Live music in Central Oregon

Thursday 11/15 Clem Picard: The flutist from the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs will perform; … Read more

Rough Draught Play Reading Series

2nd Street offers seven shorts in ‘A Night of Fluff’

Rough Draught returns — On Tuesday, 2nd Street Theater, 220 NE Lafayette Ave., in Bend, … Read more

Exhibits in Central Oregon Galleries this week

Art Adventure Gallery: “Treaty of 1855: Our Connection to the River,” featuring works by Aurolyn … Read more

Featured artist: Marty Stewart

Who: Artist Marty Stewart’s exhibit “Ebb and Flow/High and Low” is on display at Tumalo … 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

‘Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald’

Surprisingly dark, with a shocking reveal at the end

“Bunty, the baby nifflers are loose again.” And with that, the hero of “Fantastic Beasts: … Read more

On local screens the week of Nov. 15-21

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 Nov. 15-21

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

Where to GO! Top picks advance to the voting round

It’s time to vote for your Central Oregon favorites. Voting for Where to GO! in … Read more

Where to GO! in Central Oregon

The nominations for Where to GO! in Central Oregon are tallied and the top picks … Read more

Restaurant review: Brickhouse

More than a decade after its early 2008 opening in a historic building in downtown … Read more

On local screens the week of Nov. 8-14

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

Church of Neil in session at Worthy Brewing

Bend’s no-longer secret tribute to Neil Young continues to grow

Every early November for the past 15 years, down by the (Deschutes) river, under a … Read more

Alasdair Fraser, Natalie Haas celebrate Scottish music in Bend

Concert at Tower will benefit Save a Warrior program

Alasdair Fraser and Natalie Haas want to make America — and the world — dance … Read more

Which supermarket or convenience store fried chicken is the best?

The answer might surprise you

Just when features writers at The Bulletin were seeing results from their respective diets (necessitated … Read more

‘Water Tables’ up at Bend Art Center

Area artists make statements on a precious resource

Pat Clark knows the importance of water. She grew up in Minnesota, nicknamed “Land of … Read more

Recommended reading from Central Oregon librarians

Tales for book lovers of all ages

Children’s books “Flower Moon” by Gina Linko Twins Tally Jo and Tempest are months away … Read more

Q&A with artist Michael Boonstra

Eugene artist explores landscape of the West in At Liberty show

Who: Artist Michael Boonstra’s new works display in “n o w h e r e.” … Read more

Arsis gets spooky at Third Street Pub

Death metal band brings new music to Bend

Halloween just passed, but if you’re missing the ghosts and ghouls already, head to Third … Read more

‘Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch’

“Grinch” works when it sticks to original story

We all feel a little grinchy sometimes. When holiday cheer becomes particularly oppressive, when we … Read more

Central Oregon’s schedule of upcoming concerts

Nov. 8 — Three for Silver (folk), McMenamins Old St. Francis School, Bend, mcmenamins.com. Nov. … Read more

Old St. Francis School celebrates 82nd birthday

Garcia Birthday Band, McDougall to perform

The Old St. Francis School in downtown Bend has been a hotel since 2004, but … Read more

Random Rab brings sunrise vibes to Bend

DJ to play new music at Volcanic Theatre Pub

San Francisco DJ Random Rab made a name for himself for performing “sunrise sets” at … Read more

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