Deschutes County Fair and Expo
Carnival rides, games, rides, rodeo, Cheap Trick concert; 541-548-2711; $10 daily passes,$11-$19 season passes, free for seniors today and for children 5 and younger; Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center 3800 S.W. Airport Way, Redmond, OR 97756;
27th Annual Celebration of Shaniko Days
Would you like to see the Wild West come alive? Come on up for Shaniko Days, the 27th Annual Celebration sponsored by the City of Shaniko starts August 2 and wraps up August 4th, 2012. The Big event day is August 3rd, with a Parade, BBQ lunch for $8.50, music, raffles, entertainment, gunfighters, evening dance. Friday night, H.C. Wells, author of the "Time To Tell" series, will sponsor Family Movie Night at dusk, providing snacks and a family friendly video for the children. Vendors are welcome. Camping is FREE along the streets of Shaniko.
To have a vendor booth please call 1 (541) 489-3434. Find us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/ShanikoDays or check out our website at
Sunriver Music Festival and Faire
Themed "Under a Western Sky," with dinner, live and silent auctions and music; 541-593-9310; $100; www.sunrivermusic.org; firstname.lastname@example.org; Sunriver Resort Great Hall, 17728 Abbott Drive, Sunriver, OR 97707; runs through August 21.
Prineville Airport Wings and Wheels
The Prineville Airport and Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 617 are sponsoring “Wings and Wheels”, an airport open house and fly-in at the airport on August 10, 2013 from 8 am to 3 pm. The public is invited to attend. Admission is free. The objective of the fly-in is to be a fun gathering for pilots and the public, and to generate interest in and exposure to aviation. Activities include a pancake breakfast from 8am to 10am, aircraft displays, classic cars, a flight simulator, discovery flights, and raffles. For more information contact Kelly at (541) 416-0805. http://www.617.eaachapter.org/photos/flyer.pngrn
A puppet show for families who are welcoming home a wounded parent from military deployment; proceeds benefit Central Oregon Veterans Outreach; 541-312-9626; $5 suggested donation; www.2ndstreettheater.com; 2nd Street Theater 220 N.E. Lafayette Ave., Bend, OR 97701.
Sunriver Music - Festival Faire Fundraiser
Join your friends for a festive and elegant evening of fine dining and wine-sipping. The evening includes Silent and Live auctions to directly support the Festival Orchestra and the Young Artists Scholarship Program, whose winners will amaze and entertain you during dinner!