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 […]

2018 Downtown Bend Farmers Market

Events, Informative - April 30, 2018 - 0 Comments - by

Bend Farmers Market is blossoming into one of Oregon’s leading farm–direct marketplaces. We bring growers and producers to people like you who hunger for fresh, local, healthy foods and agricultural goods. You’ll find everything you need from fruits and vegetables, meat and poultry, sweet treats, eggs, flowers and more. You can visit us in the […]

Downtown Bend First Friday Art Walk

Events, Informative - April 15, 2018 - 0 Comments - by

The Downtown Bend Business Association is proud to host the Downtown Bend First Friday Art Walk on the First Friday of every month.  Summer 2018 First Friday Dates are as follows: May 4th 5pm to 9pm June 1st 5pm to 9pm (Also the night of the CCC in Downtown Bend!) July 6th 5pm to 9pm […]

The Oxford in Downtown Bend is hiring!

Informative - April 15, 2018 - 0 Comments - by

The beautiful Oxford Hotel in Downtown is Hiring for an Assistant General Manager and a Marketing Intern! The Oxford is is a world-class hotel.  The staff are upbeat, friendly, and make sure every detail is taken care of.  The hotel has a luxury casual feel that is synonymous with the Bend vibe. Located in downtown Bend, […]

2018 DBBA Board Elections

Informative - April 6, 2018 - 0 Comments - by

The Downtown Bend Business Association has four board member positions opening in July.   Directors serve two-year terms and oversee staff, policy, direction, and budget of the organization.     The DBBA is now accepting nominations for four Board member positions.    Nominees must own (or be the designated representative of) a property or a business within the EID […]