February Events in Bend Oregon 2016

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Jesse Cook In Concert:  Enjoy the musical stylings of Jesse Cook at the Tower Theater on 2/1/16. His musical influences pop, jazz blues and world beats.

Groundhogs Day: This classic romantic comedy at the Tower Theater on 2/2/16. This movie will be screened 4 times on Groundhogs Days

The 39 Steps:  Cascade theatrical company presents this musical showing from 1/22/16 – 2/6/16.

Vertfest: Mt. Bachelor hosts its 4th annual vertfest on 2/6/16. This festival includes races, clinics, demos, beer and fun.

Super Bowl Sunday Dam Run: Support the Crook County Track Team in this multi-level run on 2/7/16. Race options include 5k, 10 miles and 20 miles. Get your heart pumping before the big game!

Mardi Gras Masquerade Party: It’s time to celebrate Mardi Gras Bend style on 2/9/16 at the Midtown Ballroom beginning at 8 pm. Plenty of beads and fun, including a king and queen crowning.

Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn: Stop by the Tower Theater on 2/11/16 to enjoy the music of this duo.

Oregon Winter Fest: One of Bend’s most popular Fest’s is here again. Taking place in the Old Mill District from 2/12 – 2/14.  There is plenty for the whole family to do from music, presentations, metal mulisha, kids area, food, market place and much more.

Jazz at the Oxford : Pete Escavedo and orchestra come to the Tower Theater on 2/12/16. Pete Escavedo has been in the music industry since the 1970s with numerous albums.

Sunriver Resort 5k Run for Chocolate: Chocolate and running are the perfect pair at this 5k run taking place on 2/13/16. The race takes place along the Deschutes River in Sunriver. Participants will end the race with hot chocolate. Proceeds benefit Bethlehem Inn.

Sunriver Resort Chocolate Showcase: Who doesn’t love chocolate? The SunRiver resort is celebrating all things chocolate on 2/13/16 from 10:30 am – 3:30pm. This event is open to the public, with music, and chocolate vendors.

Central Oregon Dance:  Numerous Central Oregon dance groups will perform at this showcase taking place on 2/13/16 at the Tower Theater.

Sunriver Music Festival & Dinner: Romance is in the air on 2/14/16 at the Sunriver Resort. The SunRiver Great Hall is hosting a 4 course dinner, concert and dancing.

High Desert Chamber Music Series: Heiichiro Ohyama & the SBCO Chamber Players host a Valentine’s Day Concert on 2/14/16 at the Tower Theater. Music will feature pieces inspired by love and romance.

Bend A Capella Festival: Do you have an A Capella group? Join in on this weekend festival with a sing off, master classes and performance by House of Jacks all taking place on 2/19/16 – 2/21/16 at the Tower Theater.

Free Day At the High Desert Museum:  Free admission to the High Desert Museum on 2/20/16. Take the family to enjoy the exhibits and animals of the High Desert. Provided by Mid Oregon Credit Union.

Polar Plunge: Help raise money for the Special Olympics on 2/20/16 taking place at the River Bend Park. Participants will jump into the icy water at 11 am. There will also be a costume contest  for participants as well.

Author! Author! Presents Lisa See: Come listen to this award winning author present on 2/25/16 at 7 pm at Bend High School. Lisa See is the author of Snowflower and the Secret Fan, The Interior Dragon Bones Dreams of Joy and many more.

Taste of the Town: A delicious way to spend on evening. This event helps to raise money for the COCC scholarship program taking place on 2/26/16 at the Mazama Gymnasium from 6:00 – 10:00pm. Live music, food from numerous Bend restaurants, raffle and much more.

Mountain Film Tour: Visit the Tower Theater 2/26/16 – 2/27/16 for this two day event. This event showcases filmes from Telluride Mountainfilm Festival. This event benefits the Environmental Center.

Meal of the Year: Spend the evening enjoying an amazing 4 course meal on 2/27/16 at the Mazama Gymnasium. This event benefits the COCC scholarship foundation.

Sisters Folk Festival Concert Series:  Bumper Jackson plays on 2/27/16 at the Sister’s High School.

Shaun Mullins: Visit the Tower Theater 2/28/16 to watch this folk singer perform. Shaun will be performing numerous songs from his newest album My Stupid Heart.