February – August 2014

Feb 28 Fri
Taste of the Town @ Mazama Gym at COCC
6:00 pm

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Taste of the Town showcases culinary specialties from some of Bend’s best restaurants and live music from The High Street Band. Your admission gets you unlimited bite size samples of food, no-host bar, silent auction, dancing and a whole lot of fun, not to mention the opportunity to change a life by giving to scholarships! This is one of Bend’s best kept secrets–you don’t want to miss this event! The 2014 Taste of the Town event will be held on February 28 on the campus of COCC.

 

For more information contact COCC Foundation  541.318.3783 or foundation@cocc.edu.

All proceeds for Taste of the Town benefit the scholarship program at COCC. 

Jun 11 Wed
PRCA Xtreme Bulls @ Sisters Rodeo Grounds
6:30 pm

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Wednesday, June 11
PRCA Xtreme Bulls 6:30 p.m.
(Gates open at 4:30)
This is an all bull rides evening!

Sister’s Rodeo Dance @ Sisters Rodeo Grounds
9:00 pm

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Jun 28 Sat
Bite of Bend: 12th Annual Food Festival @ Downtown Bend Oregon
10:00 am – June 29, 2014 @ 10:00 pm

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Celebrate the local flavor of Central Oregon during the region’s largest food festival. The Bite of Bend is a two-day food party on the streets of downtown Bend!

2014 Bite of Bend Highlights:

  • THE BITE. Bring your appetite and feast on small plates ($1-$2 each) and libations from the best restaurants in the region.
  • TOP CHEF COMPETITION. Watch eight rock-star chefs knock each other out in a live kitchen battle.
  • BEER RUN. Run a 5k the Central Oregon way, with craft beer breaks!
  • BITE WEEK. Explore your culinary side with experiential classes, demos and chefs’ dinners all week, June 22-29

The Bite of Bend also brings Locavore Alley full of local artisans and purveyors sure to inspire your home kitchen with fresh ingredients and new tools. Live music and kids’ activities, too!

Jul 12 Sat
Bend Summer Festival
Jul 12 – July 14, 2014 all-day

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Enjoying 24 years of success, the Bank of Cascades Bend Summer Festival draws 75,000 visitors for a weekend like no other. Festival features fine artists and craftspeople, artisans and performers, and five stages of some of the best regional and national blues, rock and jazz.

Aug 14 Thu
Bend Brew Fest @ Les Schwab Amphitheater
Aug 14 – August 16, 2014 all-day

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The 11th Annual Bend Brewfest quenches Bend’s thirst for fine craft brews with over 125+ beers and 50+ brewers. The 2014 festival will be held at the Les Schwab Amphitheater on Thursday, August 21, 3 to 11 PM, Friday, August 22, 3 – 11 PM, and Saturday, August 23 from noon-11 pm. We get great beer into the hands and bellies of awesome people.