What’s happening for Easter weekend 2019 in Bend

What’s happening for Easter weekend 2019 in Bend

It’s Easter weekend, folks! For some of you that may conjure images of brightly-colored eggs and bunnies, or maybe a reverent morning of worship. For others, it’s just an ordinary Sunday. No matter where you fall on that spectrum, there’s plenty to do in Bend for Easter weekend 2019. Here’s … Continue reading

5 reasons President’s Day Weekend is better in Bend

5 reasons President’s Day Weekend is better in Bend

Hooray! You’ve made it to President’s Day Weekend, a chance to get away from reality and break up the winter blues with a 3-day (or more) vacation to celebrate Washington’s Birthday. A chance to switch off the TV, pack a bag, and jump in the car to spend your mini-vacay … Continue reading

6 wintery ways to show your love in Bend

6 wintery ways to show your love in Bend

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and uninspired lovers will line up to buy chalky candy and droopy roses. But not you. No, you’re spending Valentine’s Day in Bend. It’s a destination brimming with creative ways to show your love (not to mention a tourism blog written by a … Continue reading

33 Bend experiences for 2018 holiday gift giving

33 Bend experiences for 2018 holiday gift giving

Raise your hand if you have  too much stuff. I’ve got both hands in the air, and while I appreciate every loved one who generously gifts me an object, my less-than-huge home is already bursting at the seams. That’s one reason I love the trend I’ve seen in recent years … Continue reading

What’s happening in Bend, Oregon for Thanksgiving 2018?

What’s happening in Bend, Oregon for Thanksgiving 2018?

If your Thanksgiving fantasies involve a delicious mix of skiing and mountain biking, blended up with some of the best shopping and dining around, you’re in for a treat during your Bend Thanksgiving vacation. Wondering what’s happening Thanksgiving week in Bend? Gobs of stuff! Here’s what’s in store for everyone … Continue reading

10 ways to savor your extra Daylight Savings hour in Bend

10 ways to savor your extra Daylight Savings hour in Bend

It’s that time again. Time to fall back for Daylight Savings 2018. Here in Bend, we’ll switch our clocks just after midnight on November 3, which means we all gain an extra hour. What’s the best way to spend it? Grab a Bend happy hour Countless bars and breweries around … Continue reading

How to celebrate Independence Day 2018 in Bend

How to celebrate Independence Day 2018 in Bend

If there’s one holiday that perfectly captures the awesomeness of being in Bend, it’s Independence Day. That’s my humble opinion, but considering July 4 is one of the busiest days for Bend tourism, I’m not the only one who feels that way. From the waggy-tailed joy of the Pet Parade … Continue reading

7 things your mom secretly wants in Bend

7 things your mom secretly wants in Bend

Today we’re going to talk about 7 things your mom secretly wants you to do for her in Bend. By “your mom” I might mean “me.” And by “you” I might mean “my family.” But since it’s almost Mother’s Day Weekend 2018, I figure this list might hold true for … Continue reading

What to know for winter break 2017 in Bend!

What to know for winter break 2017 in Bend!

Bend is one of the most amazing places on earth to spend winter break, no matter which holiday you’re celebrating these last couple weeks of December. Heck, you don’t even need to celebrate a holiday—there are festivities galore for people from all walks of life. Scoping out visitbend.com is a … Continue reading