Balloons over Sunriver
July 21 and 23, 2016
Don’t miss this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to witness picturesque hot air balloons over Sunriver, with Mt. Bachelor as a breathtaking backdrop.
Thursday, July 21 | 6:00am – 7:30am
Witness a sunrise tethered balloon lift behind the Sunriver Resort main lodge. Get a close up view of the balloons with a chance to help with the lines! Food and beverages will be available. Weather dependent.
Saturday, July 23 | 8:00pm – 9:30pm
Experience a hot air balloon night glow as as the sun sets behind the Cascade mountains at the Sunriver Main Lodge. Listen to live music and grab a beer from The Backyard, Sunriver’s newest beer garden. Or pull up a blanket and watch from the lawn. Food and beverages will be available. Weather dependent.
SUNRIVER TASTING DINNER SERIES
Once a Month
The Sunriver Tasting Dinner Series features local ingredients transformed into amazing culinary offerings paired with the best handcrafted wine, spirits and beer of the Pacific Northwest! The event takes place at Carson's American Kitchen located in the Main Lodge. At these tasting dinners, you will have the unique opportunity to learn about the inspiration, history and techniques that were used and learn why they are a Northwest favorite. Join us for this exclusive event featuring Northwest wine, spirits and beer and a dinner menu specially prepared by our own award-winning Executive Chef, Travis Taylor.
Upcoming Sunriver Tasting Dinners:
- July 29th | King Estate Winery
- August 26th | Erath Winery
- September 30th | Sokol Blosser Winery
- October 29th | Halloween Mystery Dinner featuring Eastside Distilling
- November 18th | Seven Hills Winery
- December 16th | Night of Celebration with Sparkling Wine
18th ANNUAL TRADITIONS HOLIDAY CELEBRATION
November 19th, 2015 - January 1st, 2016
Winter wonderlands aren't just found in snow globes. With snow-flocked evergreens, hearthside cups of cocoa and more events than you can shake a stocking at, Sunriver Resort is the stuff sugarplum dreams are made of. Embark on a winter sleigh ride. Make a snow angel. Join us for Traditions, a holiday celebration that harkens back to a time when generations embraced the season-and each other.
All month long ~ Sleigh Rides, snow shoeing, Elf Tuck-Ins, Gingerbread Cookie Decorating, Build-A-Bear, Breakfast with Santa, Holiday Spa Speicals and over 150 Family Activities!
November 19 | Grand Illumination Tree Lighting Ceremony
November 24 | Thanksgiving Dinner and Festivities, Holiday Marketplace
December 3 | Gingerbread Junction
December 25 | Christmas Dinner and Festivities
December 31 | New Year's Eve at the Sunriver Lodge
SUNRIVER MUSIC FESTIVAL
August 7-18, 2016
Join the Sunriver Music Festival for an abundance of concerts over two lively weeks in August! The 39th season features world-class musicians from all around the nation while also continually creating and nurturing music education programs for Central Oregon’s youth yearround.
It’s a festival full of classical concerts, masterclasses, music workshops, family concerts, fundraisers, open rehearsals, and parties. Many of the visiting musicians from prestigious orchestras are handpicked for the Sunriver Music Festival Orchestra by Artistic Director George Hanson. This year’s theme is Nature’s Rhapsody and concerts will be held at the historic Great Hall in Sunriver, the Tower Theatre in downtown Bend and Summit High School in Bend
For a full schedule of concerts and events click here
2016 CONCERTS AT THE SUNRIVER RESORT GREAT HALL
August 7 | Classic Concert I
August 8 | Family Concert
August 9 | Piano and Violin Solo Concert
August 10 | Classic Concert II
August 16 | Cello Solo Concert
August 18 | Classic Concert IV
SIXTH ANNUAL SUNRIVER MARATHON FOR A CAUSE
September 3rd - September 4th, 2016
Registration is Now Open!
Join us for the 6th Annual Sunriver Marathon for a Cause, Marathon (Boston Qualifier), Half Marathon, 5k, Kid's Race, September 3-4th, 2016 in beautiful Sunriver, Oregon. Our race will benefit St. Charles Cancer Services.
The Marathon is a Boston Qualifier (#11007CM), one of the last qualifying races of the year and the 5K (#11005CM), half course (#11006CM) are USATF Certified.
Sunriver Marathon Ready to Race Package
To view 2015 Marathon results visit sunrivermarathon.com
Watch the 2015 Marathon promotional video and get inspired! View here
The Showcase of Wine, Cheese, Spirits & Brew
August 26-27, 2016
This event includes the Crosswater Invitational, an 18-hole golf tournament on the exclusive Crosswater Course; The Wine, Cheese & Brew Showcase featuring more than a hundred wines and Oregon brews, dozens of gourmet cheeses; scrumptious hors d’oeuvres and specialty foods; a silent auction and live music. Proceeds benefit the Newberry Habitat for Humanity.
PACIFIC AMATEUR GOLF CLASSIC
September 17-22, 2016
Sunriver Resort is the official host site of The Lithia Pacific Amateur Golf Classic.
The Lithia Pacific Amateur Golf Classic is a three-day, 54-hole, stroke-play tournament, culminating in playoff competition at Sunriver Resort’s Crosswater Course.
All players in all divisions play 3 rounds of golf on 3 different courses daily (54 holes total) with players from their respective Flight. In the Competitive Divisions, the rules as defined by the USGA Rules of Golf will govern play.
The PacAm offers a Division for golfers of every skill level. Find the Division that works best for you and your group of friends.