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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 […]

Downtown Businesses Are Boo’ed

Bend Businesses, Events, Family Friendly - October 17, 2018 - 0 Comments - by

On October 17th, 16 Downtown Bend Businesses were Boo’ed and they’re happy about it! It’s all part of the fun neighborhood game that goes on around Halloween. Here are the rules of the game: A business will begin by giving a basket to a business they don’t know on a different street. The basket must include: […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 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 […]

Deschutes Brewery Turns 30!

Beer, Bend Businesses, Events, Family Friendly, Food - June 30, 2018 - 0 Comments - by

It was the birthday bash of the summer! Deschutes Brewery turned 30! The celebration began at the beginning of the week. Ever since, the party has gotten bigger! Saturday, June 30th, was the final of festivities. Drake Park was filled with families soaking in the sun and enjoying the atmosphere Deschutes Brewery provided. There was […]