Sunriver Resort is proud to host a number of annual events, from marathons to holiday festivals.
DecemberEvents for November 2015
Art Exhibition at the LodgeWhen: From November 19, 2015 to January 04, 2016
Sunriver Resort Lodge Betty Gray Gallery presents, in the upper gallery, color photography from the Oregon Natural Desert Association members, including those from the associations 2015 calendar celebrating the beauty of the High Desert of Central and Eastern Oregon. The lower gallery presents noted Bend photographer Dave Kamperman's area landscapes.
For more information contact Billye Turner, Art Consultant, 503-780-2828
Santa's WorkshopWhen: From November 28, 2015 to December 27, 2015
- Saturday, November 28th - 1:00-5:00pm
- Friday, December 4th - 3:00-5:00pm
- Saturday, December 5th - 1:00-5:00pm
- Friday, December 11th - 3:00-5:00pm
- Saturday, December 12th - 1:00-5:00pm
- Friday, December 18th - 3:00-5:00pm
- Saturday, December 19th - 1:00-5:00pm
- December 20th-December 26th (Excluding Christmas Day) - 1:00-5:00pm
Step into the magical world of Santa’s Workshop and create your own hand-crafted holiday keepsake. Choose from fused-glass ornaments, night lights or a hand-painted ceramic mug worthy of Mrs. Claus’ Hot Cocoa and perfect for any holiday gift or keepsake. Santa’s Workshop is located in the Yurt between Fort Funnigan and the Bike Barn and is only open during craft sessions.
*Please allow 30 – 45 minutes to complete your masterpiece as the workshop closes promptly at 5pm to allow for additional programs. Children 12 and under require parent supervision.
Cost: $15-40 for fused glass projects, $12-25 for ceramic projects
The Bear FactoryWhen: From November 29, 2015 to December 27, 2015
- Saturdays only from November 28th through December 28th
We’re excited to bring you the official Bear Factory stuffed animal collection. Choose from a variety holiday animals such as Rudolf, frosty, penguins, polo bears and so much more! You will hand-stuff them to achieve the perfect hugability. Dress your new friend in an outfit suitable for a holiday party or brunch with Santa. Beary cool! Walk-in program; please allow 15 minutes to create your holiday animal. 10am-12pm.
Cost: $25 per animal, $15 per outfit
Elf Tuck-InsWhen: From November 28, 2015 to December 24, 2015
- Saturday, November 28th - 6:00-9:00pm
- December 11th & 12th - 6:00-9:00pm
- December 18th through 24th - 6:00-9:00pm
Visions of Sugar Plum Fairies will dance in their heads after Santa’s helper reads your children a favorite Christmas story and says good night with warm holiday wishes and a special goodie bag. Appointment times available from 6:00-9:00pm. Tuck-ins are available for Sunriver, Crosswater, and Caldera Springs communities; ages 12 and under only. Reservations required with a 24-hour cancellation policy or full program fee will be charged.
Cost: $25 per child, Resort Guests; $35 per child on Christmas Eve. $35 per child, General Public; $45 per child on Christmas Eve.
Traditions Christmas ConcertWhen: From December 11, 2015 to December 11, 2015
Sunriver Music Festival & Sunriver Resort present a special holiday musical performance featuring Concert Rock Violinist Aaron Meyer & his band. Enjoy a family friendly evening of your favorite holiday music. For more information contact the Sunriver Music Festival Ticket Office at 541-593-9310 or visit www.sunrivermusic.org
Sleigh Rides!When: From December 12, 2015 to January 03, 2016
Treat your family to a time-honored Holiday Tradition: A One-Horse Open Sleigh Ride along the Deschutes River! Victorian Sleighs hold four adults and two children comfortably. Warm winter blankets provided. Reservations required. Please call 541-593-6995 for reservations.
Cost: $125 per sleigh non-Holiday dates, $175 per sleigh: December 24, 25, 31 and January 1.
Gingerbread Cookie DecoratingWhen: From December 06, 2015 to December 20, 2015
- Saturday, December 5th - 3:30-5:00pm
- Saturday, December 12th - 3:30-5:00pm
- Saturday, December 19th - 3:30-5:00pm
The holidays aren’t complete without a batch of freshly baked gingerbread cookies. Our pastry chef provides the cookies and the icing. Kids are in charge of the scrumptious decorations. 3:30-5pm.
Cost: $5 for two cookies
Sunriver Resort Magic ShowWhen: From December 20, 2015 to December 30, 2015
- Sunday, December 20st - 7:00pm
- Wednesday, December 23rd - 7:00pm
- Wednesday, December 30th - 7:00pm
As if the holiday season isn’t magical enough, we’re bringing in Mr. Magic for an evening of humor, interaction, and of course…magic! Gingerbread Junction will be closed from 7-8pm on nights of Magic Show. 7pm.
Cost: $5 adults, children under 12 free with paying adult
Taste of the Northwest Dinner Series with NW Sparking WinesWhen: From December 22, 2015 to December 22, 2015
Join us for our Taste of the Northwest Dinner Series featuring NW Sparkling Wines. Cost is $75/person.
Christmas Brunch at Carson's American KitchenWhen: From December 25, 2015 to December 25, 2015
Elaborate Holiday Brunch, $52 adults, $24 children ages 6-12, ages 5 and under complimentary with paid adult brunch/ Bloody Marys and mimosas included for $8 additional. Live music. Reservations required. Please call 541-593-3740 for reservations. 8am-1pm.
Christmas Dinner at the Great HallWhen: From December 25, 2015 to December 25, 2015
Eat like royalty during our spectactular Christmas buffet served in the Great Hall. Reservations required. 36-hour cancellation policy. $52 adults; $24 children 6-12; complimentary for children 5 and under. 2-7pm.
Christmas Dinner at Carson's American KitchenWhen: From December 25, 2015 to December 25, 2015
Expansive holiday dinner. $52 per adult, $24 for children ages 6-12, 5 and under complimentary with paid adult dinner. Reservations required. Please call 541-593-3740 for reservations. 4-8pm.
Christmas Dinner at The Grille at CrosswaterWhen: From December 25, 2015 to December 25, 2015
Enjoy Christmas Dinner at the exclusive Grille at Crosswater for a truly memorable holiday experience. Reservations are required for this yuletide prix fixe menu. 48-hour cancellation poilcy. $53 for adults; $24 for children ages 6-12. Kids' menu available for children 5 and under. Complimentary shuttle service to and from the Sunriver Lodge. Open only to Resort guests. Please call 541-593-3400 for reservations. 4-7:00pm.