May 7 Sat
NW Nations Bend May Madness Youth Baseball Tournament @ Skyline Sports Complex
9:00 am

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Introducing the new Bend May Madness youth baseball tournament. We invite you in joining us in starting a new May tradition. This event is a four game guarantee at the Skyline Complex for 12u and under teams. Separate divisions for 9u, 10u, 11u and 12u teams.

 

May 10 Tue
Natural History Pub @ McMenamins Old St. Francis School
7:00 pm

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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.

 

May 13 Fri
Moonlight & Starlight Snowshoe Tours @ Wanderlust Tours
7:00 pm

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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.

 

May 21 Sat
Pole Pedal Paddle @ The Alpine leg starts at the top of Mt. Bachelor's Red Chair
6:30 am

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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. 

May 23 Mon
Complimentary Fitness Classes Bend Oregon @ Athletic Center
May 23 all-day

Sunset-Yoga

Mondays, 9:00am Core Fitness
Tuesdays, 9:00am Zumba
Tuesdays, 4:00pm Yoga
Wednesdays, 9:00am Core Fitness
Thursdays, 9:00am Zumba
Fridays, 9:00am Aqua Fitness
Saturdays, 9:00am Yoga

*Subject to Change

May 28 Sat
2016 Happy Girls Bend – Half Marathon, 10K & 5K @ Riverbend Park
6:00 am

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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.

Lava Tube Cave Tours @ Wanderlust Tours
9:00 am

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These large, cool lava tube caves are fun and fascinating for the whole family.  Outfitted with helmets and headlamps, our guides will help you discover secret rooms, great cave history and what lives and grows in the caves. Tours depart daily at 9:00am and 1:30pm.

 

 

May 29 Sun
Pickleball @ The Tennis Courts
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

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Drop in for a game of pickleball on the Athletic Center Tennis Courts.

Jun 5 Sun
Lava Tube Cave Tours @ Wanderlust Tours
9:00 am

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These large, cool lava tube caves are fun and fascinating for the whole family.  Outfitted with helmets and headlamps, our guides will help you discover secret rooms, great cave history and what lives and grows in the caves. Tours depart daily at 9:00am and 1:30pm.

 

 

Jun 9 Thu
Oregon Senior Games @ Various Venues Throughout Bend
7:00 am

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Athletes ages 50 and older can compete in one of the sixteen sports offered. It’s a great chance to test your mettle against other seniors while enjoying a getaway to the outdoor playground of the West. Whether you’re a super-competitive athlete, or just someone looking to stay active, the Oregon Senior Games is a great event to add to your bucket list.

Jun 13 Mon
Complimentary Fitness Classes Bend Oregon @ Athletic Center
Jun 13 all-day

Sunset-Yoga

Mondays, 9:00am Core Fitness
Tuesdays, 9:00am Zumba
Tuesdays, 4:00pm Yoga
Wednesdays, 9:00am Core Fitness
Thursdays, 9:00am Zumba
Fridays, 9:00am Aqua Fitness
Saturdays, 9:00am Yoga

*Subject to Change

Jun 18 Sat
NW Nations Battle in Bend 5 Youth Baseball Tournament @ Skyline Sports Complex and other area fields.
8:00 am

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This is our fifth year holding this tournament and the weather has been awesome every year! We will be utilizing three very nice complexes for the tournament. This is a great tournament to add to your schedule!  It’s Father’s Day weekend, so Dads don’t forget your clubs, world class golf courses await you! 14u, 13u, 12u, 11u, 10u and 9u divisions.

 

Jun 19 Sun
Bite of Bend Beer Run @ Downtown Bend
12:00 pm

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The Beer Run finishes at the intersection of Bond St. and Franklin Ave. in the heart of the Bite of Bend festival, under an inflatable arch. Finishers are greeted with – you guessed it – another beer! We sell out, so sign up right away! Registration increases on race day so get in early and spend the savings on a couple beers instead!

Jul 3 Sun
Lava Tube Cave Tours @ Wanderlust Tours
9:00 am

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These large, cool lava tube caves are fun and fascinating for the whole family.  Outfitted with helmets and headlamps, our guides will help you discover secret rooms, great cave history and what lives and grows in the caves. Tours depart daily at 9:00am and 1:30pm.

 

 

Jul 4 Mon
Complimentary Fitness Classes Bend Oregon @ Athletic Center
Jul 4 all-day

Sunset-Yoga

Mondays, 9:00am Core Fitness
Tuesdays, 9:00am Zumba
Tuesdays, 4:00pm Yoga
Wednesdays, 9:00am Core Fitness
Thursdays, 9:00am Zumba
Fridays, 9:00am Aqua Fitness
Saturdays, 9:00am Yoga

*Subject to Change

Jul 16 Sat
High Cascades 100 @ Athletic Club of Bend
5:30 pm

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With an 85% finisher rate, this National Ultra Endurance Series event has something for everyone willing to challenge themselves to an adventure. After the 8-14 hrs on the bike participants are rewarded with a  Deschutes Brewery Finisher Growler and excellent food and beverages before drifting off into one of the best nights, sleep ever. Bring the family to Bend and hit the trails with the High Cascades 100.

Jul 25 Mon
Complimentary Fitness Classes Bend Oregon @ Athletic Center
Jul 25 all-day

Sunset-Yoga

Mondays, 9:00am Core Fitness
Tuesdays, 9:00am Zumba
Tuesdays, 4:00pm Yoga
Wednesdays, 9:00am Core Fitness
Thursdays, 9:00am Zumba
Fridays, 9:00am Aqua Fitness
Saturdays, 9:00am Yoga

*Subject to Change

Aug 6 Sat
2016 Haulin’ Aspen – Half Marathon, Full Marathons & “Half-As” @ Wanoga Sno Park
7:00 am

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Participate in one of Oregon’s favorite trail running races; enjoy a full course redesign that starts and finishes at Wanoga Sno-Park and features thespectacular single track, double track and FS roads for which Central Oregon is nationally recognized in the trail running world.  Once again the 2016 Haulin’ Aspen is part of the Trail Runner Magazine Trophy Series as a points qualifier.

 

Aug 14 Sun
Lava Tube Cave Tours @ Wanderlust Tours
9:00 am

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These large, cool lava tube caves are fun and fascinating for the whole family.  Outfitted with helmets and headlamps, our guides will help you discover secret rooms, great cave history and what lives and grows in the caves. Tours depart daily at 9:00am and 1:30pm.

 

 

Aug 15 Mon
Complimentary Fitness Classes Bend Oregon @ Athletic Center
Aug 15 all-day

Sunset-Yoga

Mondays, 9:00am Core Fitness
Tuesdays, 9:00am Zumba
Tuesdays, 4:00pm Yoga
Wednesdays, 9:00am Core Fitness
Thursdays, 9:00am Zumba
Fridays, 9:00am Aqua Fitness
Saturdays, 9:00am Yoga

*Subject to Change

Aug 21 Sun
Beat Beethoven’s 5TH 5K Fun Run/Walk @ Central Oregon Community College
9:00 am

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Besides having fun and supporting the Central Oregon Symphony, the goal of the race is to finish before Beethoven’s famous 5th Symphony finishes – approximately 33 minutes. This event supports the Central Oregon Symphony.

Sep 5 Mon
Complimentary Fitness Classes Bend Oregon @ Athletic Center
Sep 5 all-day

Sunset-Yoga

Mondays, 9:00am Core Fitness
Tuesdays, 9:00am Zumba
Tuesdays, 4:00pm Yoga
Wednesdays, 9:00am Core Fitness
Thursdays, 9:00am Zumba
Fridays, 9:00am Aqua Fitness
Saturdays, 9:00am Yoga

*Subject to Change

Sep 10 Sat
Oregon 12/24 Mountain Bike Relay @ Wanoga Sno Park
10:00 am

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This event features riders of ages 10-70 and with teams of  1 or 2 for the 12hr, and 1,2 4 or 5 or even corporate riding 24 hrs starting at 10 am and finishing after 10 am on Sunday, September 11th. Light rentals available and excellent support all night long for your group of friends.   Bring the RV or tent to Bend and hit the trails with the Oregon 24!

 

Sep 18 Sun
Lava Tube Cave Tours @ Wanderlust Tours
9:00 am

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These large, cool lava tube caves are fun and fascinating for the whole family.  Outfitted with helmets and headlamps, our guides will help you discover secret rooms, great cave history and what lives and grows in the caves. Tours depart daily at 9:00am and 1:30pm.

 

 

Sep 26 Mon
Complimentary Fitness Classes Bend Oregon @ Athletic Center
Sep 26 all-day

Sunset-Yoga

Mondays, 9:00am Core Fitness
Tuesdays, 9:00am Zumba
Tuesdays, 4:00pm Yoga
Wednesdays, 9:00am Core Fitness
Thursdays, 9:00am Zumba
Fridays, 9:00am Aqua Fitness
Saturdays, 9:00am Yoga

*Subject to Change