The Pine Tavern‘s annual brewfest returns this Saturday, October 21—the PT82 Beerfest Invitational. It brings together most of Central Oregon’s breweries for a fun event that takes place on the back patio. The overall fest is a friendly competition to select the “best” (favorite) beer, which will be the featured beer on a dedicated “PT”… Read More The Pine Tavern PT82 Beerfest Invitational returns this Saturday, Oct. 21
The Humane Society of the United States will be holding a local meeting at The Environmental Center on Kansas Avenue this coming Wednesday, October 18. The topic is Turning Compassion into Action; working with and lobbying the federal government on animal welfare. Here’s the press release: What: There’s so much happening in Washington these days that… Read More Humane Society of the U.S. local meeting on Turning Compassion into Action
Behind on posting these Bend City Council meeting minutes again, but I’ve got them up and downloadable for August and September now. The Council meets on the first and third Wednesdays of each month and issues minutes accordingly. All of these are in Microsoft Word .doc format: Bend City Council minutes, 08-02-17 Bend City Council… Read More Bend City Council meeting minutes for August and September 2017
Tonight, a candlelight vigil is planned for the Las Vegas shooting victims: Tonight at 6:30-7:30 Drake Park Stage Area There will be no speakers! We will quietly gather for an hour to pay our respects. Please share so everyone knows! If you’re interested check out the link and share it on Facebook.
The 13th annual Bend Oktoberfest returns this weekend, running Friday and Saturday the 15th and 16th in downtown Bend for all your German themed food, drink, and festivity needs! The fun begins Friday at 3pm, and then picks up again Saturday at noon. (Each night runs until 10pm.) The Bend event is of course the… Read More 13th annual Bend Oktoberfest
Time flies when you’re rockin’! Rockin’ Dave’s, the bagel and breakfast Bistro and Backstage Lounge, is turning 10 this year (this month in fact!) and plan to celebrate this weekend. Here’s their Facebook post about it: Save the date! Rockin Dave’s turns 10yrs old this month. We are celebrating this Sunday 9/17 with a pig… Read More Rockin’ Dave’s celebrates 10 years
For the first time in 22 years, the annual Sisters Folk Festival has been canceled, due to the smoke from the wildfires. The event would have taken place this weekend, September 8 through 10, and word went out yesterday about the cancellation. Here’s the full statement: It is with profound regret that the Board of… Read More Sisters Folk Festival canceled