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Events in Bend, Oregon

Rumor has it, there’s always something happening in Bend. And you know what? The rumors are true. It’s safe to say there’s always an event going on in our bustling little mountain oasis.

Events in Bend are chock full of fun, culture, action, and even delicious food and beverages. From family-friendly festivals to art walks, beer-fests, outdoor concerts, marathons, or a bike race, there’s probably an event happening that you won’t want to miss.

Family-friendly events like Oregon WinterFest, Bend Summer Festival, and Balloons Over Bend will keep the youngins entertained with kid-friendly activities and plenty of welcoming entertainment for the whole family.

For the grownups, how about sampling some of the area’s best-tasting hoppy, hazy, dark, balanced, and all-out delicious locally crafted brews. Sample your favorite beers and ciders or discover a new favorite at The Bend Brewfest or the Central Oregon Winter Beer Festival.

Got a foodie or two in the group? Be sure to check out Munch and Music for a perfect blend of live music in the park paired with a few treats from some of Bend’s best food trucks.

If you’ve got a hankering for art and live music, then be sure to add Art in the High Desert, First Friday Art Walk, and a live outdoor concert at the Hayden Homes Amphitheater, where you’ll hear big names and get spectacular views of the Deschutes River and the Cascade Mountains.

Or, if you’re looking to hit the ground riding or running, there are plenty of local bike and running events. For bikers, gear up with Mudslinger events like the High Cascades 100, the Best of Both, or Ring of Fire. Runners will have fun and make miles at the Bend Marathon, Bend Beer Run, or The Dirty Half.

If you’re planning a Bend vacation, use the search function to figure out what’s shakin’ when you’ll be here. We promise we’re planning something extraordinary.

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Handblown Glass Float Scavenger Hunt

Century Center/AD Glass & Design 30 SW Century Dr., Suite 120, Bend

AD Glass & Design, Central Oregon’s premier glassblowing studio, is starting the first of many new giveaways and events! Follow along as we will be hiding special tags around Bend for our first glassblowing scavenger hunt! Bring these special tags in to AD Glass & Design to receive your free limited edition blown glass float! […]

Free
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Queer Climb Night at The Circuit Bouldering Gym

The Circuit Bouldering Gym 63051 NE Corporate Pl, Bend

The Circuit Bouldering Gym in Bend hosts Queer Climb Night every 3rd Thursday each month from 6pm-8pm. Join us for 50% off day passes plus free rental shoes/chalk. This event is hosted by OUT in the Wild. Your first visit to The Circuit in Bend is FREE including rental gear. Remember to sign your waiver […]

Free – $10

Author Event: ‘So Long as It’s Wild’ by Barbara Jenkins

Dudley's Bookshop Cafe 135 NW Minnesota Ave, Bend, OR

Dudley's is hosting a meet + greet and book signing with New York Times bestselling author, Barbara Jenkins. Barbara will discuss her new memoir, ‘So Long as it’s Wild’; her long-awaited tale of her walk across America, an adventure that once captured the national media spotlight. From the untold narrative of her impoverished hillbilly upbringing, […]

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Yoga at Drake Park

Drake Park 777 NW Riverside Blvd, Bend, OR

Catch Emily teaching an hour of restorative flow at Drake Park every Tuesday from 5:00-6:00 p.m. Bring a mat that can get dirty, a water bottle, and come move your body! This is a slow moving, donation based yoga class! You’ll see me towards the boat ramp side of the park with my mat and […]

Donation Based
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Trivia Night at Worthy Brewing Beers & Burgers – Downtown Bend

Worthy Brewing Beers & Burgers Downtown 806 NW Brooks St 806 Northwest Brooks Street, Bend

Live multi-media trivia every Tuesday night at 7:00 p.m. Worthy Brewing Beers & Burgers - Downtown Bend. Free to play. Win prizes. Teams up to 6 players. Worthy Brewing, a solar-powered brewery located in Bend, Oregon, was founded in 2012 by Roger Worthington. Worthy first opened its doors in February 2013. We brew a full […]

Free

Wine Workshop Series – Sparkling Wines & Champagne

Flights Wine Bar 1444 NW College Way Suite 1, Bend

"Wine Workshop Series" of Wine Educational classes with tastings. Sept 27th join Kathleen Avila to taste & learn all about Sparkling wines & Champagne. Class price is refunded with 2 bottle purchase at the event. 
Come before or stay after for dinner at Flights!

$20
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Head Games Trivia Night at Deschutes Brewery (Bend Public House)

Deschutes Brewery - Bend Public House 1044 NW Bond St, Bend

Live multi-media trivia every Wed. night at 6:30pm. Deschutes Brewery, Bend Public House. Free to play. Win prizes. Teams up to 6 players. Hosted by Rachel O'Rourke. *PLEASE NOTE: This venue fills up fast. Please arrive as early as possible to secure your table.

Free

Tween & Me: Intention Setting Workshop

Hanai Foundation 62430 Eagle Road, Bend

There’s nothing quite like the bond between mother & daughter… or the throes & woes of a preteen's mental & emotional angst! This workshop is a fun blend of yoga, journaling, meditation, scent, candle-making & community discussion into a dynamic self care session. Yoga has been popularized by only one element of the practice-- the […]

$60
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Bend Fall Fest

Downtown Bend 916 NW Wall St, Bend, OR

Celebrate the Autumn season with crafts, art, music, and more. The annual tradition brings the best of the PNW culture right to the heart of downtown Bend. Enjoy a full weekend of fall fun during Central Oregon’s favorite time of year!

Free

Full Moon Intention Setting Workshop

Hanai Foundation 62430 Eagle Road, Bend

A full moon symbolizes the completion of a cycle, the closing and coming together of another phase of life & energy. This September moon will be in Aries, a harvest moon immediately following the autumnal equinox. With that in mind, this gathering seeks to honor the closing of the growth part of the year, and […]

$35

Live at the Vineyard – Great American Trainwreck

Faith Hope and Charity Vineyard 70450 NW Lower Valley Dr, Terrebonne, OR

Coming to the Vineyard for the first time...... Great American Trainwreck came upon us like a locomotive out of control...full of outlaw country, alt-country and northwestern music you oughta know! Originally from Seattle, GAT was formed in 2016 and began when former bandmates and lifelong friends got together to share their passion for rootsy Americana. […]

$12 – $20

Wild & Scenic Film Festival

The Tower Theatre 835 NW Wall St, Bend, OR

Join Oregon Natural Desert Association on Friday, September 29 as they host the Wild & Scenic Film Festival at the Tower Theatre in Bend, OR, sharing a collection of films that speak to environmental concerns and celebrate our planet. This year’s selection of films will take the audience on a journey throughout the world, highlighting […]

$4 – $14

BIPOC Climb Night at The Circuit Bouldering Gym

The Circuit Bouldering Gym 63051 NE Corporate Pl, Bend

The Circuit Bouldering Gym in Bend hosts BIPOC Climb Night on the last Thursday of each month from 6pm-8pm. Join us for 50% off day passes plus free rental shoes/chalk. This event is sponsored by Vamonos Outside. Your first visit to The Circuit in Bend is FREE including rental gear. Remember to sign your waiver […]

Free – $10

Comedy Night at Silver Moon Brewing with Mandy Simonson

Silver Moon Brewing 24 NW Greenwood Ave, Bend, OR

Presented by Tease Bang Boom Productions, this is our final comedy showcase before we go on hiatus. This event is sure to be exactly what you need to cry with laughter on a Friday night! Featuring your host Zac with performers Niko Smith, Jessica Taylor, Rachelle Cochran, and welcoming Mandy Simonson as your headliner. Mandy […]

$15
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Yoga, Hike and Brew at Smith Rock

Smith Rock State Park 9881 NE Crooked River Drive, Terrebonne

Join local guides Khyra and Cody for a guided yoga, hike and brew tour! Our experience will begin with a relaxing and grounding outdoor yoga class with views of Smith Rock. We will set off on our three and a half mile guided hike with beautiful river views, stopping along the way to learn about […]

$95

Oktoberfest at Bend Brewing Co!

Bend Brewing Co 1019 NW Brooks St, Bend, OR

Oktoberfest at Bend Brewing! German inspired beers, German food & live German music by the Mirko Pressler Band! Prost!

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Bend Fall Fest

Downtown Bend 916 NW Wall St, Bend, OR

Celebrate the Autumn season with crafts, art, music, and more. The annual tradition brings the best of the PNW culture right to the heart of downtown Bend. Enjoy a full weekend of fall fun during Central Oregon’s favorite time of year!

Free

Fresh Hops & Pop Up Shops

River's Place 787 NE Purcell, bend, OR

Join us to celebrate the season of Fresh Hops! -Tons of local vendors -10 Fresh Hop beer offerings (flights available 12pm-5pm) -Live music by So Much Closer 2pm-4pm

Free

Apex Gaming Lounge – Launch Party

Apex Gaming Lounge 162 NW Greenwood Ave, Bend

Come join us for an all new experience in Bend! Apex will feature Virtual Reality Sim Racing, Kid Sim Racing, and much more. Our Launch day party will include free goodies, snacks and drinks for purchase, and raffle tickets for a chance to win your very own Sim Rig!

Free

Pour Party – Intuitive painting as a spiritual practice

Hanai Foundation 62430 Eagle Road, Bend

During the event, you will get an introduction to the Science of Spirituality. It is the foundation of inner-standing energy and how it can be consciously utilized in life.  We will do a grounding exercise and you will learn the process of creating an acrylic pour painting and create one using your intuition and intention […]

$88

Oktoberfest at Cascade Lakes Pub on Century (Westside)

Cascade Lakes Brewpub 855 SW 7th St, Redmond, OR

Join us at either of our Bend pub locations for a weekend of Oktoberfest fun! The Pub on Century is hosting Stein Olympics starting at 4 p.m. Live music with local band Larkspur Stand starts around 5/5:30 p.m. Stein Olympics includes a stein holding and team stein racing - sign up yourself or your team […]

Phillip Kopczynski and Friends at Domino Room Sept 30

The Domino Room 51 NW Greenwood Ave., Bend, OR

Stand up comic Phillip Kopczynski is bringing his energetic and animated stand up to Bend, Oregon with some of Portland's favorite comics to get wild. Phillip's 2019 his Drybar Special—Full Grown Man—has been viewed over a million times, and his 2021 special—Live at the Spokane Comedy Club—has been seen by 100's of prisoners. Phillip has […]

$15

Heaven Can Wait 5k Run and Walk

Redmond High school 675 S.W. Rimrock Way, Redmond

Join us for the 24th annual Heaven Can Wait 5k Run and Walk Heaven Can Wait draws hundreds together with a shared mission to raise funds for Sara's Project, a fund of St. Charles Foundation. Sara's Project provides education, early detection and support services to ease the challenges of breast cancer for people in Central […]

$35.00
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Bend Fall Fest

Downtown Bend 916 NW Wall St, Bend, OR

Celebrate the Autumn season with crafts, art, music, and more. The annual tradition brings the best of the PNW culture right to the heart of downtown Bend. Enjoy a full weekend of fall fun during Central Oregon’s favorite time of year!

Free

Oktoberfest at Cascade Lakes Pub on Reed Market (Eastside)

Reed Market is hosting Stein Olympics starting at 2 p.m. Little Fox Cart Co. will be joining us for some sugar-spun fun from 2-6 p.m. End the night with Sunday Spins with DJ Drift Along Aaron on the Brew Deck 630-830 p.m. Stein Olympics includes a stein holding and team stein racing - sign up […]

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Yoga at Drake Park

Drake Park 777 NW Riverside Blvd, Bend, OR

Catch Emily teaching an hour of restorative flow at Drake Park every Tuesday from 5:00-6:00 p.m. Bring a mat that can get dirty, a water bottle, and come move your body! This is a slow moving, donation based yoga class! You’ll see me towards the boat ramp side of the park with my mat and […]

Donation Based
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Bingo!

River's Place 787 NE Purcell, bend, OR

Have fun, win $$ and support a local non profit. In October (3rd and 17th) we will play for Battle Buddies, their mission is to prevent veteran and first responder suicide through canine companionship and training. Cards $1-$5

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Trivia Night at Worthy Brewing Beers & Burgers – Downtown Bend

Worthy Brewing Beers & Burgers Downtown 806 NW Brooks St 806 Northwest Brooks Street, Bend

Live multi-media trivia every Tuesday night at 7:00 p.m. Worthy Brewing Beers & Burgers - Downtown Bend. Free to play. Win prizes. Teams up to 6 players. Worthy Brewing, a solar-powered brewery located in Bend, Oregon, was founded in 2012 by Roger Worthington. Worthy first opened its doors in February 2013. We brew a full […]

Free

Go Clean Energy Conference: Your Incentives Jackpot for Electrification

Central Oregon Community College 2600 NW College Way, Bend, OR

Whether you rent, own a home, or commercial building, cash and tax credits are coming your way from government incentives that will help you electrify. Learn from 25+ dynamic thought leaders will help you plan and put your project together. Get the vendor discounts at the conference! Dont be left out of the funding stream […]

$75
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‘Way Back Whensdays’ with Revival Vintage- Tiny Desk Performances every First Wednesday

Revival Vintage 1824 NE Division St, Suite I, Bend, OR

Every FIRST Wednesday, Revival Vintage will be throwing it down with 'Way Back Whensdays!' Each month, Revival will host a live 'Tiny Desk' sesh, performed by a fresh rotation of local musicians and DJs. As per usual, FREE local bevs and bites will be provided, and the vintage shopping will be ample. For all those […]

Free
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‘Way Back Whensdays’ with Revival Vintage – Tiny Desk Performances every First Wednesday

Revival Vintage 1824 NE Division St, Suite I, Bend, OR

Every FIRST Wednesday, Revival Vintage will be throwing it down with 'Way Back Whensdays!' Each month, Revival will host a live 'Tiny Desk' sesh, performed by a fresh rotation of local musicians and DJs. As per usual, FREE local bevs and bites will be provided, and the vintage shopping will be ample. For all those […]

Free
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Head Games Trivia Night at Deschutes Brewery (Bend Public House)

Deschutes Brewery - Bend Public House 1044 NW Bond St, Bend

Live multi-media trivia every Wed. night at 6:30pm. Deschutes Brewery, Bend Public House. Free to play. Win prizes. Teams up to 6 players. Hosted by Rachel O'Rourke. *PLEASE NOTE: This venue fills up fast. Please arrive as early as possible to secure your table.

Free

Climbing Film Tour – Bend, OR

The Tower Theatre 835 NW Wall St, Bend, OR

The Climbing Film Tour is back for it’s 4th season with an awesome selection of short films celebrating the global climbing community. This year's tour is headlined by the exclusive world premiere of TRANSCENDENCE, a gripping film that narrates the inspiring journey of Adrien Costa, a former professional cyclist who turns to climbing after a […]

$23