• One for the Roadies Yeti Auction to Help Live Music Road Crews LIVE now through 1/12

    Posted on in category Music
    One For The Roadies

    Backyardbend loves live music and like you, we have missed it! Yeti Coolers has taken steps to help the live music industry road crews and it’s really cool!

    The global Covid-19 pandemic has negatively impacted people worldwide, and live music road crews are no exception. Many do not have ample health insurance and do not qualify for unemployment or government subsidies. Due to the length of this pandemic remaining unknown, road crews who dedicate their lives to supporting others, need support now more than ever.

    The goods news is, Crew Nation was created in the wake of the pandemic to extend a helping hand to the touring and venue crews who depend on shows to make…

  • FREE TICKETS to SOLD OUT Shakey Graves Concert with 92/9FM at the Herb Center

    Posted on in category Music

    Join 92/9 FM next Tuesday 7/31 from 4-6pm at the Herb Center as they will be giving away FREE TICKETS to the SOLD OUT Shakey Graves Concert on 8/7 at the Oregon Spirit Distillers as part of the Herb Center’s Summer Concert Series!

  • 92/9 & the Summer Meltdown Music Festival

    Posted on in categories Music , Travel & Adventure
    92/9 FM’s Music Festival Connection has got your FREE TICKETS to the famous Summer Meltdown Music Festival in Darrington Washington on August 2-5.

    Listen for your chance to win!

    Summer Meltdown Music Festival is where The Music meets The Mountain August 2-5, 2018! Summer Meltdown is a music, camping, and adventure festival in Darrington, WA – an hour and a half into the Cascade mountains from Seattle and Bellingham.

    Summer Meltdown is known for it’s vibrant community that is open to all ages – from the kids zone, to the late night tent, to lounging in the beer garden – this festival offers fantastic experiences for everyone.

    Summer Meltdown Lineup

  • 40th Anniversary Animal House Screening Tower Theater 5/11

    Posted on in categories Event , Film

    Join Fox Sports 94.9 for the 40th Anniversary of the hilarious and iconic National Lampoon’s Animal House Friday May 11th at the Tower Theater!  Come in you toga/costume to win cool prizes!

    This summer marks the 40th anniversary of the release of National Lampoon’s Animal House … and the Tower joins with FOX Sports Radio to throw a well-deserved party! Directed by John Landis and written by Harold Ramis, the “best comedy of all time” (Bravo, AFI, Library of Congress) stars John Belushi and Tim Matheson leading a misfit group of fraternity brothers who challenge the authority of the dean of Faber College.

    In 1978, Animal House received generally mixed reviews from critics, but Time and…

  • Pepsi Power Prize Patrol at Hoodoo

    Posted on in categories Event , Skiing & Snowboarding

    Join the PepsiPower 94 Prize Patrol at Hoodoo Ski & Recreation tomorrow Saturday 3/3 to score FREE Mountain Dew ICE & sign up to win Justin Timberlake tickets! We’ll have games & other cool prizes 11 am – noon ONLY at Hoodoo, the Mountain you call Home in Central Oregon!  The PPPP is Powered by Sun Mountain Fun Center!

  • Holiday Film Series & Toy Drive at the Tower Theatre 12/8

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    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…

  • First Friday Art Walk Downtown Bend, OR

    Posted on in category Event

    First Friday December 1st 5 pm – 9 pm in Downtown Bend, OR will have a ton of Holiday Joy & Fun including the Holiday Film Series & Toy Drive at the Tower Theatre!  Also happening Art Walk at Featuring Layor Art’s Own Lori Stites, Kathleen Branch, Bitsy Tandem & owner Lacey Champagne.

    Complimentary Drinks


  • KSJJ 102.9 Hosts 2017 Bend Christmas Parade

    Posted on in categories Event , Music

    Join Today’s County KSJJ 102.9 as they host the 2017 Christmas Parade this Saturday December 2nd through downtown Bend, OR.

    Saturday, December 2, 2017
    Downtown Bend
    Theme: “Christmas Surprises”

    The Bend Christmas Parade is organized by the volunteer Parade Committee and the Downtown Bend Business Association.

  • Holiday Film Series & Toy Drive at the Tower Theatre 12/8

    Posted on in categories Event , Film

    Holiday Film Series & Toy Drive at the Tower Theatre for the Ronald McDonald House

    Next up in the film series is the animated classic, Polar Express!  Tom Hanks and director Robert Zemeckis (“Forrest Gump”; “Cast Away”) reunite for “Polar Express,” an inspiring adventure based on the beloved children’s book by Chris Van Allsburg. When a doubting young boy takes an extraordinary train ride to the North Pole, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery that shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe.

    This special screening benefits the Bend Ronald McDonald House:
    The Bend Radio Group and the Tower Theatre Foundation have joined with Ronald McDonald House Charities to collect gifts for…

  • Bend Radio Holiday Auction for the Kids Center

    Posted on in categories Fishing , Music , Skiing & Snowboarding , Travel & Adventure

    No one ever starts their Christmas shopping early, but if you’re looking to score some sweet gear and save some serious cash, check out the Bend Radio Auction.

    Save more than 70% on Bono’s signature series guitar, outrageous outdoor gear like skis, paddle boards, kayaks, bikes, and the most awesome vehicle tent camping trailers from Free spirit Recreation!

    The online auction helps the Kids Center and YOU by donating money to them saving you money on sweet stuff.  Window tinting, lights, and thumpin’ audio for your ride.  Overnight stays and tourist attraction tickets, and even something for Fido.  You know you broke your phone!  Get it fixed and save some dough. Did we mention beer for…