Local Events

 

 

 

EASTER BRUNCH AT BRASADA RANCH

4/1/2018 9:00 AM

Gather your family for an Easter Sunday celebration at Brasada Ranch and enjoy delicious brunch options courtesy of our culinary team. Easter brunch, multiple Easter egg hunts beginning from the Range Lawn at 10am, and other programming will highlight the day at Brasada. 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Brasada Ranch, Range Restaurant and Bar, Bend/Powell Butte, OR 97753

 

HOPSERVATORY NIGHT SKY VIEWING

4/5/2018 8:00 PM

The Worthy Garden Club offers weekly open viewing that includes seasonally appropriate educational programs and a peek through the Worthy telescope. Our goal is to raise scientific literacy and educate our visitors about big and unwieldy concepts like scale, size, time, distance, and speed in our solar system and beyond. You are sure to be amazed and humbled by the beauty and diversity of our galactic garden.

Worthy Brewing, 495 NE Bellevue Dr.

 

SPRING ART HOP

4/6/2018 5:30 PM

Come join us as we celebrate First Friday Spring Art Hop with a wide assortment of local artists. Local beverages, food, and music are always on the agenda, and demos and other fun surprises are always a possibility!

Downtown Bend and the Old Mill District

 

SALMON RUN HALF MARATHON, 10K, 5K AND LITTLE FRY CHILDREN’S RACES

4/8/2018 8:00 AM

Kick off the 2018 race season with a true Bend tradition. One of the first half marathons of the year in the Northwest, it has long been central to the local racing scene. Because of its early-season timing, it is also the quintessential race for runners looking to build a base for future races.

William Healy Armory, 875 SW Simpson Ave.

 

BIG WAVE CHALLENGE

4/13/2018 – 4/15/2018  9:00 AM

Mt. Bachelor holds this one-of-a-kind event inspired by none other than legendary surfer and Mt. Bachelor Ambassador, Gerry Lopez – who is our event host!

Mt. Bachelor Ski Resort, 13000 Century Dr.

 

PIANO SHOWCASE AT THE TOWER

4/13/2018 – 4/14/2018 7:30 PM

Join us for Sunriver Music Festival’s Piano Showcase. From Bach to Boogie to Jazz!

Tower Theatre, 835 NW Wall St.

 

EARTH DAY FAIR AND PARADE

4/21/2018 11:30 AM

Join The Environmental Center for a fun and festive celebration of the natural world!

The Environmental Center, 16 NW Kansas Ave.

 

BANFF FILM FESTIVAL

4/21/2018 – 4/22/2018 7:00 PM

Ignite your passion for adventure! For the past eight years, Friends of REALMS has hosted the Banff Film Festival World Tour as a fundraiser for Realms Middle School. The Banff Film Festival World Tour will exhilarate you with amazing big-screen stories when it comes to the Tower Theatre on April 21st and 22nd. Journey to exotic locations, paddle the wildest waters and climb the highest peaks. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.

Tower Theatre, 835 NW Wall St.

 

BEND MARATHON AND HALF

4/22/2018 10:05 AM

The Bend Marathon and Half Marathon is an awesome experience that captures all that is truly great about Bend, Oregon. 2018 features new courses, and a new Skout Backcountry finish party!

Drake Park, near Downtown, 777 NW Riverside Blvd.

 

FIRST FRIDAY ART WALK

5/4/2018 5:30 PM

Come join us as we celebrate First Friday Art Walk with a wide assortment of local artists. Local beverages, food, and music are always on the agenda, and demos and other fun surprises are always a possibility!

Downtown and the Old Mill District

 

“OKLAHOMA!”

Fridays – Sundays 7:00 PM

BEAT Children’s Theatre is proud to present “Oklahoma!”

Summit High School Auditorium, 2855 NW Clearwater Dr.

 

MAKER’S AND MARGARITAS

5/5/2018 10:00 AM

A wonderfully curated maker’s pop-up shopping event at Utilitu! Come enjoy Cinco de Mayo with some of Bend’s brightest creatives!

Utilitu, 1234 NE 1st St.

 

HOPSERVATORY NIGHT SKY VIEWING

Thursdays 8:00 PM

The Worthy Garden Club offers weekly open viewing that includes seasonally appropriate educational programs and a peek through the Worthy telescope. Our goal is to raise scientific literacy and educate our visitors about big and unwieldy concepts like scale, size, time, distance, and speed in our solar system and beyond. You are sure to be amazed and humbled by the beauty and diversity of our galactic garden.

Worthy Brewing, 495 NE Bellevue Dr.

 

2018 SELCO POLE PEDAL PADDLE

5/19/2018 7:30 AM

The SELCO Pole Pedal Paddle is a relay race with six legs that include alpine skiing/snowboarding, cross-country skiing, biking, running, canoeing/kayaking/stand up paddle boarding, and sprinting to the finish! You can do it all yourself or be part of a team (or pair). We invite you to take part in the festivities and enjoy Central Oregon!

Race Starts at Mt. Bachelor Ski Resort, with Finish at Les Schwab Amphitheater

 

WESTERN ART SHOW

5/19/2018 9:00 AM

Come out and join us on Saturday, May 19, 2018 at the Black Butte Community Room, from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. in Sisters, Oregon for an exhibit of western artist Len Babb. Come meet the artist and enjoy a visual tour of the Old West through Len’s original oils, watercolors, bronzes and inks. There will be live music and light appetizers will be served.

Black Butte Ranch, 13899 Bishops Cap, West of Sisters

 

CLASSIC CAR, TRUCK AND MOTORCYCLE SHOW

5/19/2018 10:00 AM

Join us for Trinity Lutheran Church’s third annual Classic Car Show!

Trinity Lutheran Church Parking Lot, 2550 NE Butler Market Rd.

 

SELCO KID’S MINI POLE PEDAL PADDLE

5/20/2018 9:00 AM

The SELCO Kid’s Mini Pole Pedal Paddle is a fundraiser for the Mt. Bachelor Sports Education Foundation. MBSEF is a non profit organization that’s mission is to be the Northwest’s leading youth sports training organization, promoting the positive values of competitive sports including Alpine and Nordic Skiing, Snowboarding and Cycling.

Les Schwab Amphitheater, 344 SW Shevlin-Hixon Dr.

 

HAPPY GIRLS RUN BEND

5/26/2018 8:00 AM

Happy Girls Run in Bend winds around beautiful Bend, right along the Deschutes River. With the half marathon and 10K enjoying the canyon trail – one of the most scenic areas of Bend. There are a combination of surfaces including paved roads, gentle and wide trails as well as groomed paths.

Riverbend Park, 799 SW Columbia St.

 

BEND ELKS MEMORIAL DAY TOURNAMENT 2018

5/26/2018 – 5/28/2018 8:00 AM

Since 2005, the Bend Elks Baseball Club, in cooperation with Bend area high school baseball programs and the Bend Metro Park and Recreation District, have operated the three-day weekend tournament. It has emerged to be one of the must attend events for youth baseball teams throughout Oregon.

Baseball Facilities Throughout Bend