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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 the Bite of Bend, a three-day food party where you can taste local flavors from chefs, bartenders, brewers, and food enthusiasts from the area. Or head over to 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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Central Oregon Soccer Classic

Pine Nursery Park 3750 NE Purcell Blvd, Bend, OR

Welcome to Bend, Oregon’s newest youth soccer tournament, the CENTRAL OREGON SOCCER CLASSIC held July 8-10, 2022 in beautiful Central Oregon. This event is run by professional tournament organizers with decades of experience running soccer tournaments in Central Oregon. For years Central Oregon has played host to summer outdoor enthusiasts also wanting to enjoy an […]

$595 – $895
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Central Oregon Soccer Classic

Pine Nursery Park 3750 NE Purcell Blvd, Bend, OR

Welcome to Bend, Oregon’s newest youth soccer tournament, the CENTRAL OREGON SOCCER CLASSIC held July 8-10, 2022 in beautiful Central Oregon. This event is run by professional tournament organizers with decades of experience running soccer tournaments in Central Oregon. For years Central Oregon has played host to summer outdoor enthusiasts also wanting to enjoy an […]

$595 – $895

SOAR Activity Day

The Pavilion 1001 SW Bradbury Dr, Bend, OR

Join us for a day of exciting wellness, sport and outdoor activities specifically created for people with physical challenges and disabilities. Attendees may have conditions such as: stroke, brain injury, spinal cord injury, multiple sclerosis, cerebral palsy and Parkinson's. Family and friends welcome to join! Lunch will be provided!

Free
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Central Oregon Soccer Classic

Pine Nursery Park 3750 NE Purcell Blvd, Bend, OR

Welcome to Bend, Oregon’s newest youth soccer tournament, the CENTRAL OREGON SOCCER CLASSIC held July 8-10, 2022 in beautiful Central Oregon. This event is run by professional tournament organizers with decades of experience running soccer tournaments in Central Oregon. For years Central Oregon has played host to summer outdoor enthusiasts also wanting to enjoy an […]

$595 – $895

Author Event: Hike366: A Woman’s Tales of Hiking Adventures All Year Round by Jess Beauchemin

Roundabout Books 900 NW Mount Washington Dr, #110, Bend, OR

Please join us for this in-store event. When Jess Beauchemin takes a hike, anything can happen. She’s traveled from shoreline to mountain top, rainforest to desert, city to wilderness, East Coast to West Coast and everywhere in between. Tackling the Hike366 project, to record a hike on every calendar date of the year, gave her […]

Free

2022 Haulin’ Aspen

Wanoga Sno Park Cascade Lakes National Scenic Byway, Bend, OR

As Central Oregon’s only full trail marathon, Trail Runner Magazine voted Bend, Oregon the #1 trail town and the Haulin Aspen as one of its top races. All participants enjoy the post-race celebration, offering locally-brewed beers and lots of scrumptious food to refuel tired muscles.

$50 – $100

Walk to End Alzheimer’s Central Oregon

Riverbend Park 799 SW Columbia At, Bend

Held annually in more than 600 communities nationwide, the Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's® is the world's largest fundraiser for Alzheimer's care, support and research. This inspiring event calls on participants of all ages and abilities to join the fight against the disease. While there is no fee to register for Walk, all participants […]

Free

2022 Happy Girls Sisters Run

Five Pine Lodge 1021 E Desperado Trail, Sisters

The Happy Girls Run Series offers the best all-women running experience in the Pacific Northwest. Sponsors are front and center during our marketing campaigns as we lead up to each race day. Happy Girls embraces all women offering 5K, 10K, and half marathon races in three beautiful locations.