Summer is finally here! Meaning summer concerts, farmers markets and baseball games are starting up again! There is plenty to do this summer in Bend, Oregon!
Farmers Market: Kick off the summer season with the first farmers market taking place in downtown Bend on 6/3/15. Enjoy fresh produce, plants and much more. Taking place every Wednesday in Downtown Bend.
2015 Elks Opening Weekend: Buy me some peanuts and cracker jacks when you stop by for the first opening game on 6/5/15. Enjoy America’s favorite pastime in Bend Oregon style. Or be sure to catch a game all season long.
Bend Beer Chase: 2nd annual run is a relay styled race with stops at numerous breweries in Bend on 6/6/15
Tuxes & Tails: Dress to impress for this event that supports the Humane Society of Central Oregon on 6/6/15. Great way to support a wonderful non-profit in Bend.
Heaven Can Wait Run: Support National Cancer Survivor Day on 6/7/15 with this 5k run put on by St. Charles Hospital. Join in at Drake Park. Proceeds go to Sara’s Project, which supports early detection of breast cancer.
Sisters Rodeo: Time to put on your cowboy hats and boots for the Sisters Rodeo from 6/12/15-6/14/15. Enjoy rodeo events including: barrel racing, bull riding, rodeo parade and much more.
Pet Pawlooza: Grab Fido and enjoy this dog friendly 5k on 6/13/15 at Bend’s Riverbend Park. Proceeds benefit the Brightside Animal Center. Enjoy a pet festival with games and competitions.
Space Oddity: Enjoy this tribute to David Bowie. Performed by David Brighton on 6/13/15 At the Tower Theater.
Dirty Half Marathon: Lace up your running shoes for this half marathon taking place on 6/14/15 starting at Ruff Wear. Enjoy post race goodies from Pizza Mondo and Longboard Louise.
Dobbie Brothers in Concert: Summer is here! Enjoy the Dobbie Brothers at the Les Schwab amphitheater on 6/16/15.
4 Peaks Music Festival: This weekend long music festival features many artists and numerous stages. Performing on6/19/15-6/21/15.
Bite of Bend: Michelle’s favorite Bend event is here again! Bite of Bend taking place in Downtown Bend from 6/19/15-6/21/15. Try delicious “bites” or full sized items from numerous delicious restaurants in Bend.
Dash for Dads Run: Put on your running shoes to support prostate cancer awareness. This 5k or 1k race takes place in the Bend Pine Nursery on 6/21/15
Free Summer Concert: Broken Down Guitars: Kick off the summer with the first free summer concert taking place on 6/21/15 at the Les Schwab Amphitheater. Enjoy this classic rock, blues fusion band. http://www.bendconcerts.com/detail.html?event_id=180
Bite Week 6/22/15-6/25/15: Enjoy this 3 day tasting event which includes chefs’ dinners, demonstrations and much more.
Willie Nelson & Alison Krauss in Concert: Enjoy these country music legends at the Les Schwab Amphitheater on 6/25/15
Free Summer Concert: Tubaluba: Enjoy another great free concert at the Les Schwab Amphitheater. This bands sound is New Orleans classic, Jambalaya Brass Rock.
The Abba Show: Love Abba? This cover band does a full scale theatrical production of Abba including costumes, dancing and much more. Taking place on 6/28/15 at the Tower Theater.