It’s February, the month of love! Beyond Valentine’s Day, there is so much to do to stay active and warm this time of year in beautiful Bend, Oregon. Here are our top not-to-miss Bend events in February.

February Events in Bend, Oregon

The Pronghorn Wedding Show is February 25! Image courtesy of Byron Roe Photography.

Pronghorn Wedding Show
February 25
You are cordially invited to Pronghorn’s complimentary wedding show! Held in the Clubhouse at Pronghorn Resort, come see what your dream wedding can look like! We will have meet-and-greets with our preferred wedding partners, property tours, and samples of champagne, wine, signature cocktails and our most popular appetizers. Bring your best friends, mother, and sisters to help you envision your most magical day. This is a free event, but you must register prior to February 25. We do have a few special lodging rates available as well. Make it a weekend getaway!


Plan your dream wedding in Bend, Oregon during our first annual Pronghorn Wedding Show Feb. 25! Image courtesy of Byron Roe Photography.

Oregon WinterFest
February 17-19
Old Mill District
Stroll through the largest festival in Bend, Oregon and celebrate all things winter! Fire pits, ice sculptures, art vendors, kids activities, live music and a rail jam competition make it a full weekend affair. Tickets are available online or at the gate in the heart of the Old Mill District.

Oregon WinterFest Ice Carving

Enjoy the Oregon WinterFest Feb. 17-19 in the heart of the Old Mill District. Image courtesy of Oregon WinterFest.

Taste of the Town
February 24
Taste of the Town showcases culinary specialties from some of Bend’s best restaurants and live music from The High Street Band and Precious Byrd. Your admission gets you unlimited bite size samples of food, no-host bar, raffle, dancing and a whole lot of fun, not to mention the opportunity to change a life by supporting scholarships! This is one of Bend’s best kept secrets–you don’t want to miss this event!

Mountainfilm on Tour
February 24-25, Tower Theatre
Mountainfilm is back for its 14th tour in Bend. As always, the event will showcase the very best of Telluride Mountainfilm Festival, an annual film festival in Colorado synonymous with the world’s finest film making.

Author! Author! presents Anthony Doerr
February 24
Anthony Doerr is the author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel All the Light We Cannot See. He is also the author of two story collections Memory Wall and The Shell Collector, the novel About Grace, and the memoir Four Seasons in Rome. He has won four O. Henry Prizes, the Rome Prize, the New York Public Library’s Young Lions Award, the National Magazine Award for fiction, a Guggenheim Fellowship, and the Story Prize.

Zwickelmania 2017
February 25
Beer enthusiasts, rejoice! Oregon’s brewery open house is hitting Central Oregon on February 25. Beer samples, meet-the-brewer events and tons of beer-related fun throughout the breweries that call Bend home. You can learn more and see the full event map here. If you love craft beer, you do not want to miss this event.


Crux Fermentation Project is one of our favorite Bend breweries. Behind-the-scenes tours will be available during Zwickelmania!

The Irish Rovers at the Tower Theatre
February 28
The Celtic super-band comprised of Irish emigrants, they are now completing one last world tour. After that, they will rove again only for special events, festivals and longer stays. International touring will happen only on a very limited scale. At concerts, fans will enjoy a mix of their hits, rollicking Jigs and Reels, plus hilarious stories from their years on the road.

Still need to plan that winter vacation? Keep an eye on our Special Offers for great rates and packages at Pronghorn Resort in Bend, Oregon!