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Getting Fresh in Bend, Oregon | 2017 Farmers Markets

It’s Farmers Market season in Bend! There’s nothing we love more keeping things fresh + local. Kicking off the 2017 season, there are several options available for us Farmers Market fans around town:   BEND FARMERS MARKET With two locations, Bend Farmers Market is the longest operating farm to consumer marketplaces in the area.  1. Wednesday […]

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Get ready to rock: Summer concerts in Bend, Oregon

  If you’re looking for warm summer nights, amazing sunsets, local craft beer, and awesome music, Bend is definitely the place to be. It’s going to be a rockin’ Summer!  Check out these musical options happening this season around town:   Athletic Club of Bend // Clear Summer Nights Enjoy summer nights, great music, and delicious […]

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Beervana in Bend, Oregon

Bend, Oregon is Beer Town USA   Bend is famous for its delicious, local, craft beers with over 29 breweries in Central Oregon. In addition, Bend is home to The Bend Ale Trail, the “largest beer trail in the West”, the Bend Brew Bus, and numerous growler fill stations around town. And every Summer, you can celebrate your […]

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Spring Break Hiking In Central Oregon

It’s that time of year again! Spring Break is here. In Central Oregon, “Spring” can be warm and sunny, or, it can be cold and snowy, so locals jokingly call this time of year “Spring-ter. This year, while there may be snow still trying to melt, it’s looking good to get outside and hit most of the […]

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Bend, Oregon is Dogtown USA

It’s National Love Your Pet Day! Bottom line: dogs love Bend, Oregon.  Often referred to as Dogtown USA, here’s why we think Bend is so doggy-riffic:   1. You can bring your dog along to drink beer: Dogs are welcome (on-leash) at the following locations (on-leash outside dining/patio areas):  10 Barrel, Cascade Lakes Brewing Company, GoodLife Brewing,McMenamins Old St. Francis […]

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For Winter fun, come to Bend, Oregon

We take Winter seriously in Bend, Oregon. At the first flurry of snow, you’ll hear a collective cheering around town. Bendites welcome Winter with open arms every year, because let’s face it, who doesn’t love ‘rush hour traffic’ when it looks like this? Not too shabby, huh? If you want Winter fun, we’ve got it! […]

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FRED Team 3rd Annual Chili Showdown

Food + Community Giving Every year around this time our team gets into serious competition mode. Our annual Chili Showdown is an event in which our team cooks and our clients, business partners, and friends get to eat and judge their best culinary efforts. Up for grabs are one-of-a-kind trophies, and of course, major bragging […]

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October rocks in Central Oregon

October is the official start of Fall, and in Bend that means two things: puffy coats and pumpkin everything.   (Okay, so puffy coats are in season all year long, but this time of year they’re considered less of a fashion statement and more of a necessity.)   To get your pumpkin fix, we highly […]

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Living the butte-iful life in Bend, Oregon

Pilot Butte | Bend, Oregon If you’ve never been to the top of Pilot Butte, it’s definitely worth the drive (or walk, or run).  On a clear day, you can see for miles and miles; an awesome view of the city of Bend and the surrounding mountain range (including Broken Top, Three Sisters, and Mount […]

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