Downtown Bend Business Association

DBBA partners with local artist, photographer, Miguel Edwards

Art, Bend Businesses, DBBA, Downtown Bend Business Association, Newsletter - December 3, 2018 - 0 Comments - by

The Downtown Bend Business Association (DBBA) partners with local artist, photographer, Miguel Edwards Downtown Bend is growing and so is the Downtown Bend Business Association. As part of this growth, the vision and branding for Downtown are transforming. The DBBA is excited to announce Miguel Edwards as the new Downtown Bend photographer. Edwards is helping […]

The Ugly Sweater Pub Crawl

Beer, DBBA, Downtown Bend Business Association, Events, Holiday - November 12, 2018 - 0 Comments - by

Christmas, Christmas time is near, time for toys and time for beer! We’ve been good, but we can’t last. Hurry Christmas, hurry fast! Pubs for the masses to join the crawl. Which Ugly Sweater will beat them all? Find out at the Ugly Sweater Pub Crawl in Downtown Bend on December 15th! The event is […]

Downtown Bend Community Tree Lighting

Downtown Bend Business Association, Events, Family Friendly, Holiday, Live Entertainment - November 7, 2018 - 0 Comments - by

The holiday season continues in Downtown Bend with an invitation to a Family-friendly celebration in Crow’s Feet Commons on Friday, November 30th. Be sure to come down for a night of live music, games, warm drinks and Santa Claus! The party is from 4-8 pm with the Tree Lighting at 5:28 pm. Bob Shaw from […]

Shop Small Saturday

Downtown Bend Business Association, Events, Family Friendly - November 5, 2018 - 0 Comments - by

The holiday season is just weeks away and the Downtown Bend Business Association is kicking it off with Shop Small Saturday on November 24th. The event runs from 10 am- 4 pm. Shoppers will meet with the DBBA staff to pick up their passport in front of Hola. Shoppers will then get their passport stamped […]

Ladies Night in Downtown Bend

Beer, Bend Businesses, DBBA, Downtown Bend Business Association, Events, Food - October 29, 2018 - 0 Comments - by

November 15th is the Third Annual Ladies Night in Downtown Bend! Join us for a great night of food, drinks, and Shopping! Over 30 local Downtown Bend shops and restaurants are offering deep discounts, lots of freebies, raffles, contests, and giveaways! FREE snacks and cocktails at all participating stores & a guaranteed fun, festive night in […]

Halloween in Downtown Bend

DBBA, Downtown Bend Business Association, Events, Family Friendly, Food - October 15, 2018 - 0 Comments - by

Trick or Treat Tonight is Halloween. Remember to wear your costume If you don’t you can’t go out. Children going door to door asking for candy like, Kit Kat Bars. Odd little skeletons walk on sidewalks, Real ghouls yell trick or treat, Tricky monsters hide behind walls, Rickety old robots, Elves with pointy hats, All […]

Downtown Bend is hiring an Operations Manager

Downtown Bend Business Association, Informative - October 1, 2018 - 0 Comments - by

The Streetscape Operations Manager manages the daily operations of the cleaning, streetscape, and landscaping maintenance services of the Economic Improvement District (EID). This position is responsible for managing the beautification of Downtown seven days per week. The Operations Manager is an important element of the program’s visibility and is expected to be a ‘working’ manager, […]

Community comes together to host Bend Oktoberfest

Beer, Bend Businesses, DBBA, Downtown Bend Business Association, Events, Family Friendly, Food, History, Informative - September 11, 2018 - 0 Comments - by

On Sept 21st and 22nd, The 14th Annual Bend Oktoberfest will take over Irving and Oregon Avenue in Downtown Bend for a good cause.  Whether you are a visitor or a local, Downtown Bend grabs a special place in your heart.  With its rich history, unique stores, award-winning restaurants, and dynamic events – Downtown Bend […]

Bend Oktoberfest – Become a Volunteer!

Beer, Downtown Bend Business Association, Events, Family Friendly, Food - September 3, 2018 - 0 Comments - by

Every year it takes over 250 volunteers to make Bend Oktoberfest possible.  Bend Oktoberfest is the largest fundraiser of the year for the Downtown Bend Business Association (DBBA). The DBBA is a small nonprofit dedicated to increasing the vitality of Downtown Bend. Join us in making Bend Oktoberfest a success! Bend Oktoberfest is Sept 21st and […]

What is the Downtown Bend Business Association?

Bend Businesses, DBBA, Downtown Bend Business Association, History - July 17, 2018 - 0 Comments - by

There are many different organizations that help Bend, Oregon look beautiful and run smoothly to create a family-friendly environment. Today, you are introduced to the Downtown Bend Business Association. It was created in 1982. In our video, you’ll learn about the history of downtown, which began in 1903. The growth of downtown since then is […]