EVENT DATE : October 3, 7:30AM
Les Schwab Amphitheater

The Led Zeppelin lead singer and his most recent band, The Sensational Space Shifters will play their only show in Oregon at the Old Mill. Country and bluegrass singer-songwriter Lillie Mae will open the show. BendConcerts.com

EVENT DATE : October 4, 7:30AM
Bend Golf and Country Club

The Chip and Fore! Tournament supports Deschutes Children's Foundation. Tournament play includes lunch, refreshments, golf cart and awards reception, plus games and prizes. DeschutesChildrensFoundation.org

EVENT DATE : October 4, 7:30AM
Old Mill District

Neon, glow necklaces and flashing lights are welcome at this 5k run and one-mile Fun Run through the Old Mill District at dusk. The race is named for Anabelle Wilson, a child who passed away from Metachromatic Lekodystrophy in 2017. Proceeds benefit Treehouse Therapies' mission to provide comprehensive and compassionate physical therapy to children regardless of their financial limitations. AnabellesAngelGlow.org

EVENT DATE : October 5, 11:00AM
Riverbend Park

Participation in the Walk to Defeat ALS has a direct impact on people living with ALS and their families at the local level through education, support groups, access to care and advocacy. Join participants on the scenic route along the Deschutes River as part of a fundraising team or as an individual. CentralOregonWalktoDefeatALS.org

EVENT DATE : October 8, 7:30AM
Tower Theatre

 A Grammy-award winner, with 11 nominations and four wins, Keb’ Mo’ performs American roots music, fusing country blues with touches of soul and folksy storytelling. TowerTheatre.org

EVENT DATE : 10-13
Various Locations in Bend

BendFilm celebrates 16 years of bringing independent film to the community. Filmmaking, lectures and events are included in the multi-day festival that centers around films screened at venues throughout the city. BendFilm.org

EVENT DATE : 17-18
Tower Theatre

Hosted by EDCO, the Bend Venture Conference is the largest Angel investment conference in the Pacific Northwest. Attendees, investors, and companies come together for a celebration of entrepreneurship and innovation. BendVC.EDCOInfor.com

EVENT DATE : 23-26
Various Locations in Bend

Bend Design offers three days of keynote talks, workshops and exhibits designed to improve the quality of life in our communities through creative thinking and action. BendDesign.com

EVENT DATE : October 31, 8:30AM
Riverhouse on the Deschutes Convention Center

Economist Lindsey Piegza will discuss economic growth in the US as a whole then Damon Runberg, regional economist with the Oregon Employment Department, will examine recent slowdowns in the local economy and what it means for employers and job seekers alike. BendChamber.org

EVENT DATE : November 18, 6:00PM
Eagle Mountain Church 

Freedom Fest is the annual dinner and fundraiser for In Our Backyard, a nonprofit fighting against human trafficking. InOurBackyard.org