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Bend is a vibrant community nestled in the center of Oregon. With excellent health facilities, the best schools in the area and shopping second to none, Bend is a great place to play. And the best part is, it can all be found minutes from Stone Creek.
With the wide variety of intimate venues in Bend, it’s easy to get up close and personal with your favorite acts. Live theater, music, film and beer events are all a part of this vibrant community. From concerts in the Old Mill to live events at the Tower Theatre your choices won’t be limited. And with seasonal festivals happening every, well… season you’ll always have new things to see and experience.
The Bend Fall Festival
Held in early October in downtown Bend every year, this festival features delicious food of the season, Octoberfest style craft beers, live musical acts, arts and crafts exhibitions and a general anticipation of what winter is about to give us.
Featuring the best of the best of the year’s film festivals, Bend becomes a mini Hollywood in the fall. From festival parties where you can meet the producers and directors of these marvelous films, to smaller workshops and panels that discuss the art of filmmaking; this festival is a film buff’s dream come true.
The Bend Winter Festival
Featuring halfpipe competitions, live music, great food and craft beer, this festival really helps visitors enjoy the snow. Whether you’re watching the rail jam competition or the live concert, there’s something here for every member of the family.
The Bend Summer Festival
For 27 years, Bend has kicked off the summer season with the Bend Summer Festival. This event draws 75,000 visitors for a weekend like no other. Festival features fine artists and craftspeople, artisans and performers, and three stages of some of the best regional and national blues, rock and jazz.
The Bend Memorial Clinic Munch and Music Series in Drake Park
On Thursdays, in July and August, the Drake Park Munch & Music free concert series is a perennial summertime favorite. The weekly series provides Central Oregon with a great chance to strengthen their bond while enjoying the arts, outstanding food and free music.
22 Craft Breweries in Bend alone.
Sone of the best known craft breweries in the country are located here in Bend. Deschutes Brewery is sold coast to coast and has a strong following nationwide but there are still some hidden gems to be found. Boneyard, Immersion and Silver Moon are some quality up and coming brew houses. Our advice is to be like a local and take the time to find your favorite.
Even our food carts are above average
In the past half-decade Bend’s food scene has stepped it up a notch, and the notch before was pretty high, to begin with. From a Certified James Beard chef to an experimental food cart scene, even the most adventurous foodie will find a favorite here. Just flip open Yelp and let the dining begin.