Gather your family for a Mother’s Day celebration at Brasada Ranch. Join us for the day or for the weekend and make memories to last a lifetime. Enjoy farm-to-table dining, lawn games, and more at Range Restaurant and Bar.
On the Local Pour Tour, you will gain insights into each process along the way and your guide will help weave together all three artisan practices. Our guide also becomes your designated driver!
We provide pick up at your Bend hotel or residence. If you are outside the Bend area, for $5 per person, we will pick you up. This will ensure everyone can enjoy a safe tour.
Visit Wanderlust Tours while you’re out exploring Bend!
Biologists from OSU-Cascades and the High Desert Museum will present a program on a mulit-year experiment testing whether raptors help ravens to access meat and whether ravens help raptors to find carcasses. Matt Orr, assistant professor of biology at OSU-Cascades and Jon Nelson, curator of wildlife at the High Desert Museum, will present this pub.
Food and beverage sales in Father Luke’s Room help support this popular lecture series. Seating is limited, and reservations are recommended.
Talks begin at 7pm, doors open at 5:30pm.
Our walking tour of Downtown Bend visits locally and family owned coffee shops, bakeries, restaurants, food carts, shops, breweries and more. You get to sip, sample and stroll your way through the tour and meet and talk with some of the owners and learn firsthand what makes these gastronomic stars so special. We feature locations that serve up locally procured food – food from our area!
Join a Bend expert from Visit Bend for a free one-hour guided tour of the historic downtown core. Learn a bit of the past as well as the ins-and-outs and hotspots of present-day Bend and Central Oregon. ADVANCE RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED – PLEASE CALL BY THE DAY BEFORE. Call 541-382-8048 or 877-245-8484.
Discover the Cascades under the bright moonlight reflecting off of the white snow, and look for signs of animals in their nocturnal wonderland! Wanderlust Tours runs monthly moonlight snowshoe trips for the few nights surrounding each full moon from November to April.
Exploring with Wanderlust Tours’ renowned naturalist snowshoe guides, tour participants will get away from the light of the city, learn about the constellations, watch for shooting stars and listen for the hush of the nighttime forest of the Cascades.
Crown City String Quartet’s performances have been praised as “sublime” and “simply moving and spectacular”. Based in the Crown City’ Pasadena, California, the group is regularly featured at a number of chamber music series in Southern California and the Pacific Northwest. This season they will be joined by a few special guests to perform the Brahms String Sextet.
The U.S. Bank Pole Pedal Paddle is a relay race with six legs that include alpine skiing/snowboarding, cross-country skiing, biking, running, canoeing/kayaking/stand up paddle boarding, and sprinting to the finish! You can do it all yourself or be part of a team (or pair). We invite you to take part in the festivities and enjoy Central Oregon.
Join Brasada Adventures for a very special evening full of kid-friendly activities. Children will learn to walk, talk, play, and even eat like a cowboy down at the pasture. Back at the Hideout, our young cowboys and cowgirls learn to perform a line dancing routine. It’s an unforgettably fun experience for all those involved and an event not to be missed.
Reservations are required 24 hours before the event. Space is limited. This is a fully supervised event.
Featuring a NEW COURSE for the Half Marathon! The scenic route starting along the Deschutes River is ideal for beginners as well as seasoned runners. Terrain includes a mix of gentle trails, groomed paths and paved surfaces, the best of all worlds! Bring your daughter, sister, aunt, mom or best friend and make it a fabulous holiday weekend in Bend.