Bend Film Festival: Once a year festival featuring independent films from around the country.
Art in the High Desert: Features 110 artist from US & Canada during a once a year art show located in the Old Mill District.
Nature of Words Literary Festival: Nature of Words is a local nonprofit that support the literary arts in Central Oregon. Nature of Words hosts a yearly literary festival featuring award winning authors and writers in numerous genre types.
Downtown Bend First Friday Art Walk: A local favorite event features art, live music and free wine the first Friday of every month in Downtown Bend. Over 50 businesses stay open every month to host artists and provide wine and snacks to patrons.
Bend Oktoberfest: A yearly celebration of Oktoberfest takes over the downtown area. featuring German food, music, beer and activities it is fun for people of all ages.
Bank of the Cascades Bend Fall Festival: Featuring 125 artists, live music, harvest market and children’s activities.
Winterfest: Embrace the winter while watching other participate in the polar plunge, air Ski Shows, Snow Sculping Competitions, and much more.
Brewfest: Bend is know for their amazing breweries. Enjoy a day at brewfest sampling different beers while enjoying the beautiful Old Mill District.