Exclusive Smith Rock Farm to Fork Dinner

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Are you looking for an idea for a special date night? Or maybe wanting to try some delicious local food in Bend? Here is a unique opportunity to join Aperion Management Group, as they host the inaugural Farm to Fork: Sunset at Smith Rock dinner on Saturday, October 15, 2016 at 5pm. The event benefits Heart of Oregon Corps.               …

Bite of Bend

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It’s the beginning of summer and that means the beginning of festival season here in Bend! I don’t think there is a better way to kick it of then with the Bite of Bend food festival! This was our first year to attend the event, and the local restaurants and food trucks did not disappoint! Located in the center of …

Barrio~New Location, Same Delicious Food!

Brenda@livingthebendlife.com Eats & Drinks

  Looking for a unique dining experience in downtown Bend? Look no further than Barrio! With an impressive selection of Latin inspired eats & the best margaritas in Bend, you will not be disappointed with this delicious gem! The restaurant has a vibrant eclectic décor, with a great vibe and a staff that is super friendly and helpful.     …

Breakfast with Santa at The Pine Tavern Restaurant

Brenda@livingthebendlife.com Eats & Drinks

The kids were super excited when they found out we had tickets to Breakfast with Santa. This weekend was the 25th annual Breakfast with Santa at the historic Pine Tavern Restaurant. As one of Bend’s oldest restaurants overlooking iconic Mirror Pond, it is also well known for the giant Ponderosa pine tree that is growing in the middle of the …

Delicious Burgers, Fries & Shakes at Bend Burger Company!

Brenda@livingthebendlife.com Eats & Drinks

Are you hungry for an amazing burger? We’ve found it at the Bend Burger Company! With a downtown location near Drake Park and a second location on 3rd Street, this seems to be one of the go-to burger joints in Bend. Naturally we had to check it out for ourselves to see what all the hype was about. Love the …

Great Beer, Food & Atmosphere at Crux!

Brenda@livingthebendlife.com Eats & Drinks

Not only does this place have a super-cool name~ Crux Fermentation Project ~ it has great food (including 2 food trucks out back, El Sancho Taco Shack being my personal fav), a wide variety of delicious beer, and an outdoor seating area with a HUGE open field. It was the perfect place for a play date…yes, I said it, a …