12th Annual Bend Brewfest | Les Schwab Amphitheater | Beer Events | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

This year’s event is slated to offer 170+ distinct craft beers for public tasting from more than 65 breweries. The Bend Brewfest focuses on tasting and enjoying fine regional craft beers as well as great food. Cider and gluten free fans will rejoice over the gluten free beers, wine and cider options at Brewfest. Visit bendbrewfest.com for more information or to volunteer at the event.

Source: 12th Annual Bend Brewfest | Les Schwab Amphitheater | Beer Events | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

Ghost Tree Invitational Dinner on the Range | Pronghorn, An Auberge Resort | Food Events | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

Join 1,600 guests at Pronghorn, An Auberge Resort, for a night of culinary delight that will tantalize your taste buds featuring 16 of Central Oregon’s finest chefs with culinary masterpieces, hand-crafted beer, a variety of wines and spirit tastings, specialty desserts and more. Dance the night away with live music while supporting the Ronald McDonald House of Central Oregon and The Assistance League of Bend by purchasing products from the silent auction tent. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit http://www.ghosttreeinvitational.com/.

Source: Ghost Tree Invitational Dinner on the Range | Pronghorn, An Auberge Resort | Food Events | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

Speak, Memory: Beginning Your Memoir | East Bend Public Library | Words | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

“The universe is made of stories,” said the poet Muriel Rukeyser. What’s yours? Have you written it down yet? Beginning with warm-up exercises that help people access important memories, this workshop leads participants in writing and editing their own short memoir.

Source: Speak, Memory: Beginning Your Memoir | East Bend Public Library | Words | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

4th Annual Fermentation Celebration | Old Mill District | Beer Events | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

The Fermentation Celebration is a beer walk through the popular Old Mill District, with tastings from the region’s growing number of breweries. Participating breweries will feature unique, experimental and limited release beers—many of which will only available at the Fermentation Celebration. Those who wish to partake in beverages pay $20, which includes drink tickets and a commemorative tasting glass. The glasses will be available from 10 am-9 pm June 18th at the Ticket Mill.

Source: 4th Annual Fermentation Celebration | Old Mill District | Beer Events | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

Bend Farmers Market—Wednesday | Brooks Alley | Food Events | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

Wednesday farmers market in downtown Bend begins! The one stop shop for those who wish to connect with growers and producers, purchase local food, and agricultural goods. The Bend Farmers Market is also the first farmers market in Oregon to launch a Farm to School program. They work with the Bend-LaPine School District to incorporate market products into school lunch programs and educated students about healthy eating.

Source: Bend Farmers Market—Wednesday | Brooks Alley | Food Events | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

May Last Saturday | The Workhouse | Local Arts | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

Second annual plant sale with natives, herbs, and vegetable starts from Clearwater Nursery and Whistle Stop Farm, yard art from Junk to Jems, paintings by Kathleen Dolyniuk and CamMara Akres, and a student photography show from our Intro to Digital Photography class led by Maria Fernanda of Casa Bay Photography! Cindercone Clay Center will be hosting two bands on the patio in honor of their anniversary!

Source: May Last Saturday | The Workhouse | Local Arts | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

Donna Nordin Cooking Class | Ginger’s Kitchenware | Food Events | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

After teaching cooking classes in San Francisco for almost 30 years, Donna was recognized by Bon Appetit with a feature and cover photo of her chocolate mousse pie. More recently, the Food Network featured Donna’s recipes in an episode hosted by Chef Bobby Flay and Michael Symon as they explored the colorful southwest.

Source: Donna Nordin Cooking Class | Ginger’s Kitchenware | Food Events | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

Memorial Weekend Open House | Maragas Winery | Beer Events | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon

On Saturday, Miguel de Alonso will be gracing us with his talents from 1-4 pm. If you haven’t experienced his instrumental Latin jazz on guitar and violin, you’re in for a treat. May is Oregon Wine Month and we will be celebrating at our Memorial Weekend Open house this weekend with a complimentary taste of Rosé.

Source: Memorial Weekend Open House | Maragas Winery | Beer Events | The Source Weekly – Bend, Oregon