• Win A Crater Lake Photo Tour Outing With Bend Photo Tours

    Posted on in category Film

    We see so many great photos of the incredible landscapes of Central Oregon from the #backyard bend community. So we partnered with Bend Photo Tours this month for a great giveaway that will take your photography to the next level. It’s a 2 day and 1 night guided photo tour trip to Diamond and Crater Lake. You’ll learn from a professional photographer how to shoot these beautiful landscapes of Oregon and you’ll learn some night astrophotography while you shoot the summer Milky Way. Check out the Share and Win page and be sure to tag your Instagram and Twitter post #backyardbend. Now get out there and keep shooting and sharing.

  • Carson Storch "North Of Nightfall"

    Posted on in categories Biking , Film

    We already gave you the details about this event in our previous post. In this video we catch up with Bend’s Carson Storch to hear about North Of Nightfall straight from the source. Check it out.

  • North of Nightfall: WORLD Premiere

    Posted on in categories Biking , Film

    Wednesday May 20th at the Tower Theater. More Info HERE!

    This is the World Premier of North Of Nightfall and features Bend’s Carson Storch. This should be a great gathering of Bend’s biking community and we hope to see you there.

    About | North of Nightfall
    Hidden among the glaciers on Axel Heiberg Island, high in the Arctic Circle, are mountain bike lines too incredible to ignore. Harsh temperatures, volatile weather and nine-month
    winters mean the area is normally devoid of human life. But each summer, this frozen landscape flourishes under endless daylight, revealing a spectacular ecosystem. Join Darren
    Berrecloth, Carson Storch, Cam Zink and Tom Van Steenbergen in North of Nightfall as they embark on…

  • Film Premiere of Blue Heart

    Posted on in category Film

    May 10th 7pm At Patagonia of Bend. More Info HERE!

    More than 3,000 hydropower dams and diversions are either proposed or in the process of being built on Europe’s last wild rivers in the Balkans and will cause irreversible damage to rivers, wildlife and local communities. Blue Heart documents the battle for the largest undammed river in Europe-Albania’s Vjosa-the effort to save the endangered Balkan lynx in Macedonia, and the women of Kruščica, Bosnia and Herzegovina, who are spearheading a months-long, 24/7 protest to protect their community’s only source of fresh water.

  • 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…

  • Only Slightly Exaggerated - Travel Oregon

    Posted on in category Film

    Hope you are enjoying the sunshine and warm spring temps in Central Oregon this week. It gave us thoughts of warm weather things to do in this magical place of Oregon.  Travel Oregon’s recent video captures the magic of why it really is such a great and diverse state in a fun and whimsical way and we thought we would share it.

    Travel Oregon is a great resource to explore great places, activities and events around the state. Hope you are making plans to get out there and enjoy it.

  • Saving Snow Documentary Screening

    Posted on in category Film

    March 22 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm In Bend,  Hosted by The Environmental Center and 10 Barrel Brewing.  Learn more about the film here.

    Across the country, people who depend on winter for their livelihood are feeling the heat. On the sidelines of skiing and snowboarding, an epic struggle to reverse rising temperatures is unfolding. Ski towns and the snow sports industry are paving the way towards a clean energy future.

    This 53-minute documentary by filmmaker Diogo Freire finds specific examples of communities that are being affected—and also show how they’re responding. “Saving Snow” focuses on people coming to terms with these changes. But it also presents solutions. The film highlights individuals and organizations who are working to reduce their communities’…

  • March Nature Night: The Era of Megafires

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    Tuesday March 21 at the Tower Theater. Hosted by the Deschutes Land Trust. Learn about fire and it’s growing impact on Central Oregon. Free Tickets and More Info Here.

    The year 2017 was a record fire year with 9.1 million acres burning in the U.S. More than 680,000 acres burned in Oregon alone, in at least 33 different fires, one of which was a megafire that burned 191,000 acres. Join Dr. Paul Hessburg for an engaging, multimedia presentation about wildfire, its natural role in our Central Oregon forests, and how that role has changed. Learn how we’ve interrupted the natural fire cycle of our forests and how, with a rapidly warming climate, we are experiencing more of these megafires.…

  • Candide Thovex "Ski The World"

    Posted on in categories Film , Skiing & Snowboarding

    Just released on Jan 22, Candide Thovex’s “Ski The World”. This guy continues to create amazing stuff. He owns skiing on everything else but snow. Pretty amazing video. Enjoy!!!

  • Ski movie night and ugly sweater extravaganza to benefit COAA!

    Posted on in categories Event , Film , Skiing & Snowboarding

    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!

    Movies include:
    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…