High Gravity Extravaganza | McMenamins Old St. Francis School | Beer and Drink Events | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

When: Sat., Jan. 14, 1-10 p.m.
Price: Free.

Huddle around the four blazing firepits or wander around the property to taste all the high-gravity, big, bold ales-and cider at our fourth annual fest! 21+.

Source: High Gravity Extravaganza | McMenamins Old St. Francis School | Beer and Drink Events | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

Riverhouse Jazz—Tierney Sutton Band | Riverhouse on the Deschutes | Music | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

When: Fri., Jan. 13, 6:30 p.m. and Sat., Jan. 14, 6:30 p.m.
Price: $52.

Vocalist Tierney Sutton has been Grammy-nominated for every recording she has released over the last decade! Her most recent recording, “After Blue,” is a re-imagining of the legacy of Joni Mitchell, and was Grammy-nominated for Best Jazz Vocal Album. This is the band’s ninth recording.

Source: Riverhouse Jazz—Tierney Sutton Band | Riverhouse on the Deschutes | Music | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

“The Santaland Diaries” | 2nd Street Theater | Theater | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

When: Mon., Dec. 19, 7:30 p.m., Tue., Dec. 20, 7:30 p.m., Wed., Dec. 21, 7:30 p.m., Thu., Dec. 22, 7:30 p.m., Fri., Dec. 23, 7:30 p.m. and Sat., Dec. 24, 2 p.m.
Price: $12 adv., $15 door.

Based on the true chronicles of David Sedaris’ experience as Crumpet the Elf in Macy’s Santaland display, this cult classic riffs on a few of Sedaris’ truly odd encounters with his fellow man during the height of the holiday crunch.

Source: “The Santaland Diaries” | 2nd Street Theater | Theater | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

“The Night Before The Night Before Christmas” | Tower Theatre | Theater | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

When: Thu., Dec. 15, 7:30 p.m. and Fri., Dec. 16, 7:30 p.m.
Price: $22-$32.
www.towertheatre.org/tickets-and-events/the-night-before-the-night-before-christmas

Local playwright Cricket Daniel’s Christmas show gets resurrected at the Tower. Prepare for the most dysfunctional family holiday you’ve ever seen (outside of your own, of course). A reprisal of the sold out 2015 Christmas Comedy.

Source: “The Night Before The Night Before Christmas” | Tower Theatre | Theater | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

Pottery Show & Sale | The Environmental Center | Local Arts | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

When: Sat., Dec. 10, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sun., Dec. 11, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Price: Free admission.

Central Artist of Central Oregon. Sale of functional pottery: mugs, bowls, vases, platters, and more. Raku pottery, wall hangings, vases, cats, dogs, coaster and more.

Source: Pottery Show & Sale | The Environmental Center | Local Arts | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

Cascade Chorale Holiday Magic | Tower Theatre | Music | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

When: Sat., Dec. 3, 3-5 & 7-9 p.m. and Sun., Dec. 4, 7-9 p.m.
Phone: 541-317-0700
Email: cascadechorale@gmail.com
Price: $16-$20.
www.cascadechorale.org

The program is built around familiar holiday tunes and includes something for everyone. For the third year, the concert will end with Handel’s Hallelujah Chorus, conducted by an audience member.

Source: Cascade Chorale Holiday Magic | Tower Theatre | Music | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

Holiday Art Bazaar Extravaganza | The Belfry | Local Arts | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

When: Sat., Dec. 3, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Local vendors will be together in one place! Ballokai, Cascade Lavender, Dennis McGregor, Kimry Jelen, La Petite Savonnerie, Lidia’s Chocolates, Paul Bennet, Wendy Vernon designs, Black Butte School Wreaths. Enjoy fabulous festive music from Sisters Choir and Jazz Band!

Source: Holiday Art Bazaar Extravaganza | The Belfry | Local Arts | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

Downtown Christmas Tree Lighting | Drake Park | Local Arts | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

When: Fri., Dec. 2, 6 p.m.
Price: Free.

A great tradition in Central Oregon! Spend the evening singing carols and listening to local choirs. Santa will light the tree at 6:59pm so get there early to get a good spot! Visit with Santa at the Plaza at Franklin & Wall next to Starbuck’s afterwards!

Source: Downtown Christmas Tree Lighting | Drake Park | Local Arts | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

Whiskey Wednesday | The Barrel Thief Lounge at Oregon Spirit Distillers | Beer and Drink Events | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

When: Wednesdays, 4-9 p.m. Continues through Oct. 25, 2017
Phone: 541-550-4747
Email: melissa@oregonspiritdistillers.com
Price: No charge.
www.oregonspiritdistillers.com

Join us in our lounge for an evening dedicated to Whiskey. Featuring drink specials, whiskey samples, delicious food, and a raffle with prizes!

Source: Whiskey Wednesday | The Barrel Thief Lounge at Oregon Spirit Distillers | Beer and Drink Events | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play | CTC Cascade Theatre | Theater | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

When: Thursdays-Sundays, 7:30-10 p.m. Continues through Dec. 18
Phone: 541-389-0803
Email: ctcinfo@cascadestheatrical.org
Price: $20 adults, $16 seniors, $13 students.
cascadestheatrical.

Six actors bring to life dozens of characters from the beloved film classic. By placing the emphasis on characters, voices and the script, this version of the show brings new life to the tear-jerking story of the trials and tribulations of George Bailey.

Source: It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play | CTC Cascade Theatre | Theater | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon