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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 […]

City of Bend Celebrates Welcoming Week

Informative - September 11, 2018 - 0 Comments - by

Beginning on Friday, Sept. 14, 2018, the City of Bend joins numerous community partners in celebrating “Welcoming Week,” a series of community-organized events that highlight the principles of inclusion and create communities that prosper because everyone feels welcome. Welcoming Week takes place Sept. 14 to 23. Festivities begin with a Launch Celebration at 6 p.m. […]

Take the quiz and enter to win!

DBBA, Events, Family Friendly, Informative - September 3, 2018 - 0 Comments - by

Fall is nearly here, which means that locals and visitors alike will be flocking to Central Oregon for the annual Bend Oktoberfest on September 21-22. In the good-natured spirit of Oktoberfest, why not test your knowledge of this traditional German fall festival and celebration! Everyone who plays will be entered to win a valuable prize […]

Bend Premier Real Estate title sponsor for Bend Oktoberfest

DBBA, Informative - September 3, 2018 - 0 Comments - by

The Downtown Bend Business Association is pleased to announce Bend Premier Real Estate as the presenting sponsor of the annual Bend Oktoberfest, to be held on Sept 21st and 22nd. Bend Premier Real Estate’s Lynnea Miller states, “We are extremely pleased and excited to be part of such a worthwhile event. Not only is it […]

Ride Bend Returns

Events, Informative, Services - June 29, 2018 - 0 Comments - by

Ride Bend is back for another summer in Bend. The free shuttle had a successful first-year last summer. It’s now back with longer hours and a larger route. The bus runs from noon until 10 pm every day until September 3rd. You can go from downtown to the Old Mill without worrying about driving or […]

Imperial Yarn Trunk Show

Art, Bend Businesses, Events, Hobby, Informative, Knitting - June 28, 2018 - 0 Comments - by

Now until July 17th, Wool Town Bend is hosting its first event, Imperial Yarn Trunk Show! Wool Town opened on June 23rd and is quickly catching the eyes of many Bendites. Owner of Wool Town, Katie Ketchum says, “There’s everything from a spool of yarn to yarn kits for people to buy.” On display are […]

Marie Kappenman & the Soulstice Festival

Informative - June 2, 2018 - 0 Comments - by

“Do I know you from somewhere?” Marie Kappenman hears these words daily in Bend. “You look really familiar.” Since moving to Bend from Michigan in 2009, with her St. Bernard and absolutely no knowledge of her new community, Marie has made Bend home. After working for a handful of local businesses, Marie settled into the […]

New Parking Program for Riverside Blvd

Informative - May 21, 2018 - 0 Comments - by

Parking pilot program aims to make it easier to access Drake Park this summer Bend Park and Recreation District and the City of Bend are partnering to facilitate easier access to Drake Park this summer. With a new, limited-duration parking program, the City and the park district are initiating four-hour parking limits along Riverside Boulevard […]

Downtown Bend is Hiring!

Informative - May 21, 2018 - 0 Comments - by

The Downtown Bend Business Association (DBBA) is a small non-profit with the mission to increase the vitality of Downtown Bend. We are currently hiring for multiple positions.  We are looking for a p/t permanent Assistant to the ED, and we are also looking for multiple people to be on our on-call work list.  See more information […]

Downtown FedEx has a new Manager

Informative - May 7, 2018 - 0 Comments - by

We are pleased to welcome Megan Parker as the new Store Manager at FedEx Office Downtown Bend. Megan has been with FedEx for 12 years and has an abundance of knowledge in the printing and shipping industry. Megan started with FedEx in 2006 as a team member and quickly worked her way up the corporate […]