Technically, Bend’s summer season ends Labor Day but the weather still is gorgeous in September. Here are a few fun things to do in September in Bend, Oregon. Make an escape to Bend, Oregon this September and make sure to stay at the Riverhouse Hotel!
Sisters Folk Festival | September 5-7
Happening since 1995, The Sister’s Folk Festival is an annual tradition of American roots music, from blues to bluegrass, taking place right after Labor Day weekend in the quaint town of Sisters, OR. This year, the festival will feature the sounds of The Duhks, Eric Bibb, Keith Greeninger Band with Bill Payne, Ruth Moody Band, Shakey Graves, Anaïs Mitchell and Black Prairie among other recognizable names in the folk music industry. For full details, visit the Sister’s Folk Festival’s website.
Les Misérables | September 12 – 20
Don’t miss this special performance of a classic Opera, directed by Mike Nowak and assisted by Brad Ruder. Orchestra conducted by Michael Gesme. Les Misérables is an epic tale of revolution, romance, and redemption that presents a powerful affirmation of the human spirit told through some of the most beautiful and memorable music ever written for the theatre. Visit the Tower Theatre website for tickets.
Oktoberfest | September 19-20
Downtown Bend’s Oktoberfest will take place September 20 and 21 on Oregon Ave and is free to attend! An annual fall tradition, the event features Bavarian foods, beer and fun! Activities include yodeling, hammerschlagen (race to hammer a nail into a custom table), a stein holding contest, a costume contest, tricycle races, Medieval Swordplay, The Wiener Dog Parade, and the Wiener Dog Races. For details on activities for Bend’s Oktoberfest, visit their website.
Pacific Amateur Golf Classic | September 20-25
18th Annual Pacific Amateur Golf Classic hits Central Oregon on Sept. 21-24, and the Riverhouse Hotel is one of the hotels offering lodging deals for players and their guests (). For more information how you can participate, please visit stop by our Pac Am page!
2014 Leadman Tri | September 20
2014 Leadman Tri will be happening in Central Oregon on September 21 at Cultus Lake Resort. Race options include 125 and 250 options and athletes finishing within the designated time limits will receive a LeadmanTri Belt Buckle. Visit the LeadmanTri site for information on individual or relay race registration. (/) For special lodging and hotel rates in Bend, Oregon for the LeadmanTri, call us at 866-453-4480 or book online.
Heart | September 22
To round out concert season, classic rockers Heart will take the stage at Les Schwab Amphitheatre. Heart dominated the charts in the ‘70’s with hits like Crazy on You, Magic Man, Barracuda, Straight On and many more. Heart continued topping the charts through the ‘80’s and ‘90’s with huge hits like These Dreams, What About Love and Never. Tickets available online at Les Schwab Amphitheatre’s website.
Ready to book your stay in Bend, Oregon? Check our Hot Deal Hotel rates for the month of September. Save up to 25% off during supplies last.* Rates are reflection on our reservation website. Call us at (866) 452-6883 or make a reservation online.
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