The 49th annual Fathers Day Demolition Derby will be racing and roaring at the Deschutes County Fair & Expo Center from 11 AM – 5 PM this Sunday. For more information visit the events Facebook page.
Tristan Henry of Backcountry Hunters & Anglers joins us to promote the upcoming Beers, Bands & Public Lands event at which is taking place on Saturday at Drake Park. The event is free and open for the public to enjoy.
Central Oregon Daily’s Allison Roecker takes us live at the Wrecktangle, an outdoor ninja obstacle challenge built for kids and adults, which has been constructed in the Old Mill District. The obstacle course will be open through the summer season. To find more information on the course visit here.
J.J. Harrison, the Sisters Rodeo Clown, brought smiles and laughter to the students of Sisters Elementary on Friday. His act was full of goofs alongside the Sisters Rodeo Queen and the One-Armed Bandit, but he also conveyed a message about inclusion and the importance of helping your friends.
The Sisters Rodeo will be in town through Sunday and ticket information can be found here.
Bend Rock Gym is already the hot spot to climb indoors in town but now the gym has expanded its facility by 11,000 square feet and has all new walls for beginners to experts. The gym will be hosting an open house for the public from 6-9 PM on Thursday, June 13, with beer and pizza for visitors to enjoy.
Central Oregon Daily’s Dalton Roth has more.
Central Oregon Daily sat down with Bob Sanders and Brenda Webber to talk about “Pedaling For A Cure”.
Bob will be cycling approximately 2,900 miles from Bend, OR, to the national headquarters of the Cancer Society in Atlanta, GA, to raise funding and awareness for the American Cancer Society. The ride will begin on June 2nd, 2019, with an estimated arrival in Atlanta in mid-July.
To find out more information about the ride, or to donate to the cause, visit acsevents.org.
Central Oregon Daily’s Anyssa Bohanan highlights the “Day of Action” in which educators, school staff, parents, and many others across the state took to the streets to bring attention to Oregon’s lack of education funding and the impact it is having on our public schools.
A Central Oregon school administrator was named Principal of the Year in Oregon on Thursday, and the best part is that he didn’t know about it until his staff and students surprised him with the news at a special assembly on Thursday afternoon, and Central Oregon Daily’s Anyssa Bohanan was there for the priceless moment.
The Central Oregon Mastersingers come in to preview “Misatango” which will be performed at the Tower Theatre on Saturday, April 6th. Tickets can be found here. Giovanni Parra is visiting from Bogota, Colombia, and has twice been nominated for a Latin Grammy for his masterful bandoneon performance.