Crows Feet Commons is hosting a holiday party Wednesday December 20 at 6pm. Come watch killer ski movies and rock your best ugly sweater! Ticket proceeds will go to benefiting the Central Oregon Avalanche Association. There will be prizes for the top 3 best ugly sweaters! Fearless Baking will be providing some delicious treats and Volcanic Theatre will have the bar open for refreshments. Tickets are $10 at the door. More Info Here!
Aaron Rice’s film: “2.5 Mil”. A film about his quest to ski 2.5 million vertical feet in one calendar year.
DPS Cinematics: a series of short films about different topics of backcountry skiing covering both the intrinsic love and ethereal quality that we…
Day 2 was qualifying at the Dirksen Derby 10. A bit of new snow over night, sunshine for the sessions and more good vibes all around. Check it out!!!
The Dirksen Derby celebrates its tenth year of good friends, good vibes, and old school fun. This is what community is all about.
Every year Bend’s most dedicated paddling enthusiasts dress up their canoes and kayaks in bright lights and holiday garb and paddle around the Deschutes River for a few hours for Tumalo Creek Kayak & Canoe’s Holiday Lights Winter Paddle Parade in the Old Mill District. This is one of those events that gets the whole town in the spirit and feels very authentic to Bend.
Paddlers should meet at Tumalo Creek Kayak & Canoe on Friday, December 15, 2017 from 2-3:30 p.m. to decorate. After the crowd assembles, we’ll depart from the dock around 4:00pm behind the shop and paddle upstream up to the Flag Bridge.
Wednesday Dec 13th The Central Oregon Avalanche Association and Broken Top Bottle Shop are hosting this free basic avalanche awareness presentation aimed at highlighting some introductory concepts and tools for traveling in avalanche terrain. This is the first of four monthly sessions that will be offered, Dec-March. Come out for some backcountry camaraderie. More Info Here!
Tuesday December 12th. Come and check out the Bend Premiere of Faction Skis, first full length film THIS IS HOME.
Deschutes Brewery has teamed up with Faction Skis, Deschutes County Search and Rescue, and REI to make this epic night happen. You can expect jaw-dropping segments, giveaways, prizes, beer and so much more!
6 PM (Doors at 5:30)
8 PM (Doors at 7:30)
Tickets are free, but limited to 4 per person. Cash bar for all beverages. Raffle ticket sales benefit Deschutes County Search And Rescue.
Where to get tickets??
GoodLife Brewing Company is hosting the 5th Annual Central Oregon Winter Beer Festival presented by Bigfoot Beverages in the Century Center Courtyard on Saturday, December 9th, 2017 from 2pm-9pm. More Event Info Here!
COWBF is a showcase for seasonal and specialty beers brewed in celebration of the holiday season. Admission to COWBF will be $15.00 and attendees will receive a commemorative COWBF glass, as well as 5 drink tickets. Each additional ticket will cost $1.00. The festival will be in a heated tent, and there will be food carts available on-site!
Friday Dec 8th at 6pm. This is the first winter clinic of the season at Crows Feet Commons!
We are stoked on this community and all the sharing and caring that happens by local people, businesses and organizations. If you are not aware, there are many FREE clinics, groups and events that bring outdoor people together to share how to’s and other great things. So make sure to get out and be part of these local events. You might learn something new and you might meet someone new!!!
They will have some of their most experienced techs on hand to go over the basics of ski and snowboard maintenance to help you keep your sticks in tip-top shape. As…
Ready to earn your turns? Pine Mountain Sports is hosting this clinic Thursday December 7 at 7pm. The clinic is tailored to backcountry beginners. We’ll discuss equipment basics from Snowshoes to Telemark to Alpine Touring as well as how to use climbing skins. We’ll share clothing secrets to keep you cool when climbing and warm when descending, and examine ways to efficiently pack your gear. Learn why having fun and being smart in the backcountry goes hand in hand with your awareness of snow safety. More Info Here!
Holiday Film Series & Toy Drive at the Tower Theatre for the Ronald McDonald House
Next up in the film series is the hilarious Scrooged starring Bill Murray! In this modern take on Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol,” Frank Cross (Bill Murray) is a wildly successful television executive whose cold ambition and curmudgeonly nature has driven away the love of his life, Claire Phillips (Karen Allen). But after firing a staff member, Eliot Loudermilk (Bobcat Goldthwait), on Christmas Eve, Frank is visited by a series of ghosts who give him a chance to re-evaluate his actions and right the wrongs of his past.
This special screening benefits the Bend Ronald McDonald House:
The Bend Radio Group and…