A family reunion is a special occasion. It’s a time to gather, catch up and enjoy a fun day together. While multi-day family reunions require planning your lodging well in advance, a day family reunion without an overnight can be spur-of-the-moment and requires very little work. If you choose Pronghorn Resort for your location, we will make sure your day family reunion in Bend, Oregon is memorable and fun. Let us help you plan your day with these unique family reunion ideas.

Family reunion ideas don’t always have to include an overnight stay. Make attendance easier for all of your guests and activity planning easier for you! Plan a morning, afternoon or evening event that your family members will remember for years to come.

Here are some summer family reunion ideas that can be hosted in one day in Bend, Oregon.


Host a pig roast dinner with luau games.

This picnic-style family reunion idea will feed a large family. Executive Chef Kevin Linde is an expert pig roaster and takes great pride in the pig roasts he creates for groups at Pronghorn. We will set up a beautiful pig roast buffet by the pool, including salads, macaroni and cheese, and pineapple upside-down cake. The pig roast could be enjoyed as a late lunch or dinner. Let us help you create some luau-themed games and activities for before and after your meal. Limbo and ring toss flamingos are a few favorites.

6 Unique Day Family Reunion Ideas

6 Unique Day Family Reunion Ideas



Organize a group yoga day retreat.

Yoga family reunions are gaining in popularity, and for good reason. Practicing yoga together is a wonderful way to bring family together through fitness. Yoga is one of our mind and body themed family reunion ideas. No matter your relatives’ level of experience, they will enjoy a peaceful experience during group yoga classes. We will help pair your group with a yoga teacher and a series of classes that match everyone’s needs. Pronghorn Resort has many beautiful outdoor spaces that are perfect for large yoga groups. Before and after your class, enjoy a healthy patio lunch or European spa massage.

Yoga class in the morning with family at Pronghorn Resort in Bend Oregon


Take a guided bike tour to cave-front brunch.

Nothing says family adventure like a Central Oregon cave tour. Hop on a resort bike and take a group tour to our world-renowned exposed lava tube. The cave is located on the eighth hole of our Fazio Championship Golf Course. Enjoy a winding ride through the 10,000 year-old juniper forest and one of the country’s top-rated golf courses. Once you finish your exciting journey and exploration of the cave, enjoy a grab-and-go brunch and coffee. Of all the family reunion ideas, this special journey is an adventure to remember!

6 Unique Day Family Reunion Ideas


Play a family friendly golf tournament.

If your family loves to play golf in Bend, Oregon, why not make your day family reunion a day of fun competition? Pronghorn Resort is home to two side-by-side, nationally acclaimed championship golf courses. Build family spirit with a friendly round of 18 golf holes. It’s the perfect way to spend the day. Our golf courses are approachable for different ages and golf ability. Bonus tip: The winning threesome or foursome gets to buy the rest of the family evening cocktails!

golfing family reunion

Relax together with a spa day.

If you have a smaller group for your day family reunion, The Spa at Pronghorn is the perfect base camp for your special day. Indulge in a massage or body treatment followed by manicures and pedicures. Enjoy our new spa menu for wholesome and healthy spa food such as avocado toast and berry smoothies. Cap off your day together with a glass of champagne and appetizers in Cascada. A spa day is one of our favorite family reunion ideas for sisters.

6 Unique Day Family Reunion Ideas


Plan a firepit party with cocktails, dinner and s’mores.

There’s nothing like a summer or early-fall evening at Pronghorn Resort. Warm days lead to cool, clear nights around one of our many fire pits. Take in the views while enjoying a crafted cocktail and h’ordeuvres. As the sun sets, let sweet treats take center stage with a custom s’mores bar made just for your family reunion in Bend, Oregon.

6 Unique Day Family Reunion Ideas


Pronghorn Resort is the best venue to host a day family reunion. Take the complexity out of planning and hosting a family reunion. Plan your family reunion today! Use our family reunion ideas for the perfect one-day itinerary in Bend, Oregon at Pronghorn Resort.