Downtown Bend, Oregon, is a scenic area that blends history with contemporary amenities, featuring hundreds of businesses such as shops, restaurants and stores, as well as events, in a setting of vintage architecture and outdoor beauty.
- Restaurants, libations and entertainment
- Historical architecture
- Festivals and parades
- Shops with clothing, jewelery, gifts and more
- Outdoor and indoor events and activities
Located along the edge of the Cascade mountain range and Deschutes River, downtown Bend, OR combines natural beauty, history and culture to create a delightful experience appealing to all ages. There are activities for every season, including festivals, parades, tours and farmer's markets, along with fine dining and exciting night life. Cultural events include gallery walks, museum tours, dance performances, theater and musical events.
From Roberts Field Airport (RDM), the fourth largest commercial airport in Oregon, it's a 20-minute drive to Bend, Oregon downtown. Bend is located at the junction of US Highway 97 and State Highway 20, 175 miles southeast of Portland, Oregon.
Information on tours is available through Downtown Bend Business Association or at the Deschutes County Historical Society.