Bite of Bend is a 3 day event June 15-17, 2018 celebrating all things tasty. With over 40 food vendors, 20 artisan crafters, 15 distillers, live music, top chef competition and shopping galore, there is something for everyone in Downtown Bend at the Bite of Bend.


Q: Where is Bite of Bend?
A: The Bite of Bend is located in downtown Bend on Bond St. between Franklin Ave. and NW Oregon Ave.

Q: What are the event hours?
A: The festival and entertainment starts Friday Night June 15th with a Bite of the Bite.  Check out Minnesota Ave in Downtown Bend from 5pm-10pm for a smaller selection of tasty vendors,  the Mixology Showcase with a live Bartenders Brawl and 3 high energy musical performers.

Q: Do I have to pay to get in?
A: The festival and entertainment is free to the public; however, food and libations will be for sale.

Q: Can I bring my dog?
A: Due to the nature of the event we ask that you leave your furry friends at home. Additionally, there is a new city ordinance that bans pets from public events, with fines up to $200.

Q: Are there activities for kids?
A: Yes! We’ve got bouncy houses, face painting, food, and much more! Visit the “Kid’s Rule” section to learn more about children’s activities.

Q: How old do you have to be to participate in the Beer Run?
A: 21+

Q: Can I register for the Beer Run the day of the race?
A: Yes, but we encourage early registration.


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Bite of Bend Mailing Address
704 NW Georgia
Bend OR 97703

Phone: (541) 323-0964  |  Fax: (541) 383-0088  |