April 12-14, 2013 (begins Friday at 6:00 pm)
It is with great enthusiasm that we welcome the most elusive of our Central Oregon seasons into the fold! NorthWest Crossing Drive, off Mt. Washington Drive, between Skyliners and Shevlin Park Roads, will come alive, as we utilize art, food, spirits, music, and family-oriented activities to usher in Spring!read more
Saturday's June 29-September 21 (10:00 am - 2:00 pm)
A ripe selection of the region's best organic artisans in produce, meats, baked goods, skincare and other lifestyle products available for you to explore. The participating vendors, musicians and restaurants this season personify our superior quality of life in Bend. They are masters of their craft, and we are looking forward to kicking it up a notch at NorthWest Crossing.read more
June through August (doors open at 6:00 pm)
This concert series has provided Bend the opportunity to experience some of the biggest names in the music business in one of the most intimate outdoor venues in Bend, Oregon. Concerts held in The Athletic Club of Bend courtyard provide concert-goers with an up close and personal experience with each musician and amazing sound. Each show will open with a special guest performance. . Generally the opener will begin at 6:30pm, and the headliner will follow at 7:30pm. Doors are 6:00pm, subject to artist approval. These are rain or shine events.read more
July 12-14, 2013 (begins at 11:00 am Sat./Sun)
Enjoying 23 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.read more
Friday's August 16 through September 6 (begins at 6:00 pm)
With the waning of summer and the closing days of Munch & Music, Munch & Movies picks up with new family friendly festivities starting Friday nights in August. Come and enjoy free films in a beautiful outdoor setting!read more
October 4-6, 2013 (begins at 11:00 am)
As fall gracefully eases its way onto the scene and provides a time to harvest and give thanks, it’s the perfect time to enjoy a community gathering. The Bank of the Cascades Bend Fall Festival, presented by The Source Weekly brings a celebration of all things fall to downtown Bend. Fall-themed activities including contests, music, art, and food that will thrill attendees of all ages.
Festival Art by Lloyd McMullen.
Concert has been a favorite holiday tradition for 18 years. Performing pop, rock, r&b, and jazz influenced arrangements, will be an all-star assembly of musicians from all walks of music.
Be sure to stop by the Holiday Pop-Up Shop adjacent to the concert. Shop is open all weekend, and on Sunday until 8pm. See the Bend Festival Noel page for more details.