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Rumor has it there’s something happening in Bend right now. And now. And...you know what? It’s safe to say there’s always something going on in our bustling little mountain oasis.
From festivals to concerts, bike races to brewery tours, get the inside scoop on what’s up in Bend, Oregon. 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 awesome.


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August 7, 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm

Night Sky at Fort Rock Photo Workshop

August in Central Oregon is a beautiful and rewarding season for photographers. The Hight Desert around Fort Rock comes alive with blooming Rabbit Brush and summer thunderstorms add drama. Photograph the Night Sky and Milky Way at the exclusive for our workshop booked Fort Rock Historic Village.
August 11, 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Bend Photo Tours - Perseid Meteor Shower Photo Workshop
The Perseid Meteor Shower is one of the best meteor showers to observe, producing up to 60 meteors per hour at its peak. Be sure not to miss this natural light show! Join professional photographer and night photo enthusiast, Toni Toreno share her tips and tricks to getting the best night photos…and with a little luck some shooting stars as well!
Lava Butte
August 13, 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Stars Over Newberry

Join Discover Your Forest for an evening of bliss at the top of Lava Butte on Friday, August 13th. Attendees can listen to live music, eat and drink their way through a showcase of the Pacific Northwest’s edible highlights, enjoy a guided tour of the night sky during the Perseid meteor shower, and help raise money for an incredible cause. The annual Stars Over Newberry event is back – and...
August 21, 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bend Photo Tours - Seeing in Black + White | Photo Workshop with Steve Giardini
Creating a dynamic black and white nature or landscape photograph requires pre-visualization, thoughtful composition, an appreciation of how colors translate to shades of gray, and a willingness to experiment. Join us for this interactive outdoor black and white photo workshop, including a editing recap, hosted by Professional Photographer Steve Giardini. August 21, 2021 | 3:00pm - 9:00pm + August 22, 2021 | 5:00pm - 6:00pm editing recap
October 17, 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bend Photo Tours - Fall Foliage Photo Workshop
There is no question that fall colors are a force to be reckoned with in Central Oregon, and we can show you the best places to find those epic colors! Join us for an epic day along the McKenzie River where we will stop by some waterfalls, trek along the river and take in all the stunning leaf changes! And end our day with a sunset view. Toni Toreno, professional...