Sunriver Resort is proud to host a number of annual events, from marathons to holiday festivals.
Viewing events for 02/01/2014
The Bear FactoryWhen: From January 25, 2014 to March 29, 2014
Every Saturday | 10:00-12:00pm
We’re excited to bring you the official Bear Factory stuffed animal collection. Choose from a variety of bears, kitties and puppies that you’ll hand-stuff to achieve perfect “huggablity.” You can also select from an assortment of outfits and accessories. Berry cool! This project takes approximately 15-20 minutes. Located at the Outpost, Reservations required with a 24 hour cancellation policy or full program fee will be charged. Cost: $25 per Animal; $15 per outfit.
Friends of the Sunriver Library Art ExhibitWhen: From February 01, 2014 to March 31, 2014
Experience the Friends of Sunriver Library Art Exhibit at the Sunriver Area Public Library. This Sunriver, Oregon art exhibit will feature works by bronze sculptor Joren Traveller and nature paintings by Vivian Olsen.
Making Memories WorkshopWhen: From January 25, 2014 to March 29, 2014
Every Saturday | 12:00-3:00pm
Join us at the Outpost and put your personal touch on a ceramic piece with paint or create a unique fused glass project. All ages are welcome; children 12 and under require adult supervision. Plan to spend 45-90minutes completing your work of art. Appointment times required. 24-hour cancellation policy or full program fee will be charged. Cost: Fused Glass Projects: $12-45/project Ceramic Projects: $12-25/project
Have a Heart for BendWhen: From February 01, 2014 to February 01, 2014
Join the local community for the annual Have a Heart for Bend fundraiser at the Bend Elks Lodge. This annual fundraiser features beer and wine tastings, a buffet dinner, dancing, a live auction and more. All proceeds benefit the St. Vincent de Paul food pantry in Bend, Oregon.
"Alice in Wonderland" At BEATWhen: From January 23, 2014 to February 01, 2014
Spend evening enjoying a performance of “Alive in Wonderland” performed by the Bend Experimental Art Theatre at Summit High School. This classic tale by Lewis Carroll will be brought to life in the form of theatre as directed by Leila Smith-Daines and Rebecca Fender.
Chocolate, Pinot & PedicuresWhen: From February 07, 2014 to February 07, 2014
2:00-7:00PM | Sage Springs Spa
February 7th, 2014
Book our signature Cocoa Pedicure and receive a box of Oregon chocolates and a glass of Estancia Pinot Noir of your choice. $70 per person.
Chocolate & Cocktail PairingWhen: From February 07, 2014 to February 28, 2014
All Evening | Owl's Nest
February 7th, 8th, 14th, 15th, 16th, 17th, 21st, 22nd, 27th, and 28th.
Enjoy a specialty tasting of chocolate desserts harmoniously paired with cocktails or our Chocolate, Beer and Wine, Four Course Dinner menu.
Culinary Secrets of Central Oregon TourWhen: From February 07, 2014 to February 07, 2014
Join The Well Traveled Fork for an exciting day with the Culinary Secrets of Central Oregon Tour™. This Sunriver, OR culinary tour features local brewing facilities, bakeries, wine tastings and much more.
Mushers MadnessWhen: From February 08, 2014 to February 08, 2014
February 8th, 2014
2:00 - 4:00pm
You don’t mind being the dog!
Join Sunriver Resort for our first annual Human Dog Sledding Event on February 8th 2pm to 4pm at Besson Commons adjacent to the main lodge. Try out your mushing skills as teams of 2, 3, and 5 race in head-to-head sprints over a 100-foot track. The winning teams in each sled category will be crowned the victor as well as win prizes that include items such as a stay at Sunriver Resort, Sage Springs spa gift certificates, Run for chocolate package and much more. Join us as we kick off our first annual competition to celebrate winter.
Spectators can cheer on the teams while enjoying a Chocolate Stout Beer tasting or S‘mores roasting on our open-air fire pits. Kids are welcome and may participate in our kid-friendly events such as our Hershey tm Kiss Hunt or test their sharpshooter skills in the Chocolate Marshmallow shooting range.
Registration is $25 per team and closes February 1st at 5pm to participate in the races.
Chocolate Breakfast SpecialsWhen: From February 08, 2014 to February 28, 2014
All Morning | Meadows Restaurant
February 8th, 15th, 16th, 17th, 22nd, 23rd, and 28th.
The Meadows Restaurant at the Lodge will feature limited time only specials for breakfast all centered around everyone’s favorite ingredient!
Absolut Chocolate Martinis & Mini-ManisWhen: From February 14, 2014 to February 14, 2014
2:00 - 7:00pm | Sage Springs Spa
February 14th, 2014
Book a 30 minute mini manicure and receive an Absolut Chocolate Martini with your service with chocolate tastings and chocolate product sampling. $40 per person.
4th Annual Run for Chocolate 5K Run/WalkWhen: From February 15, 2014 to February 15, 2014
Dear Run for Chocolate Participant,
After reviewing course conditions this morning, regretfully we have decided to cancel the Run for Chocolate 5K. The last few days of snow and rain have left the course with a lot of standing water and the safety of participants and volunteers is of the utmost importance to Sunriver Resort. We are happy to announce that all other Month of Chocolate activities scheduled for this weekend are still taking place. Here is a full schedule of events.
We apologize for any inconvenience this causes and are happy to reimburse your registration fee.
There are four options for reimbursement:
- Donate your registration fees to the run beneficiary - the La Pine High School's FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America) and Athletic Department.
- Complimentary registration in the 2015 Run for Chocolate taking place February 14, 2015.
- Refund to your credit card or if you paid by check or cash, a check will be mailed to you within the next 7-10 days.
- Sunriver Resort credit, which must be picked up in person on Friday, February 14th or Saturday February 15th Sunriver Resort.
The resort credit can be used towards purchases at Sunriver Resort including dining, spa treatments, merchandise and more. If you opt for resort credit, come to the Sunriver Resort main lodge today from 4:00-7:00pm, or tomorrow from 8:30am - noon, and we will give you a resort credit gift card, a chocolate mug and your shirt if you ordered one. Or come by for the Chocolate Showcase tomorrow at 10:30am and enjoy free chocolate samples that are great for wine, beer and spirit pairings!
Please email email@example.com your preferred method of reimbursement.
We thank you for your support of Run for Chocolate and look forward to seeing you at our other Month of Chocolate events and next year's race.
Chocolate ShowcaseWhen: From February 15, 2014 to February 15, 2014
10:30am - 3:30pm | Owl's Nest
February 15th, 2014
Stop by our Chocolate Showcase and enjoy music and chocolate vendors and other favorites that pair well with Chocolate such as Beer, Wine, Spirits and more. Complimentary.
Chocolate Cookie Decorating for KidsWhen: From February 15, 2014 to February 22, 2014
3:30 - 5:00pm | Sunriver Lodge
February 15th, 16th, 22nd
Let your children enjoy their creativity and craving for chocolate by joining us for our popular cookie decorating event. Two cookies to decorate for $5.00.
Willy Wonka & the Chocolate FactoryWhen: From February 15, 2014 to February 15, 2014
7:00pm | Sunriver Lodge
February 15th, 16th, 22nd
Join us for a fun evening watching Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory. Chocolate candy included in purchase of kids tickets with popcorn and soda. Other candy available for purchase. Tickets: $5 Resort Guest, $10 General Public.
Chemult Sled Dog RacesWhen: From February 15, 2014 to February 16, 2014
Bundle up and head out to the 20th Annual Chemult Sled Dog Races in Chemult, Oregon. Aside from the main Sled Dog Races, the event also features a warming hut, a snowman making contest, a coloring contest for the kids and much more.
Chocolate Cooking Seminar | Chocolate SouffléWhen: From February 15, 2014 to February 22, 2014
2:00pm | Sunriver Lodge
February 15th & 22nd
Chocolate Soufflé with Chef Fabrice. This legendarily light and fluffy dessert is notoriously troublesome for some home chefs, but with our help anyone can incorporate this heavenly creation into their culinary repertoire. You will master techniques for mixing the ideal soufflé base, learn how to whip whites and fold into batter, and then how to perfectly bake soufflés. It’s sure to wow your family during dessert time.
Chocolate & Wine Pairing Four-Course DinnerWhen: From February 16, 2014 to February 16, 2014
7:00pm | Hearth Room in the Sunriver Lodge
Reservations Required. Call (541) 593-3740 for reservations.
Chocolate Hot Stone Massages & StoutsWhen: From February 21, 2014 to February 21, 2014
2:00 - 7:00pm | Sage Springs Spa
Welcome the weekend with a 75 minute chocolate hot stone massage and then relax in our relaxation room with a local chocolate stout beer. $165 per person.
Chocolate Confessions Musical ComedyWhen: From February 22, 2014 to February 22, 2014
7:30pm | Abbot Room at the Sunriver Lodge
Chocolate Confessions is the deliciously funny one-woman musical comedy about love, life, and chocolate that answers these questions and more. The show has played to rave reviews and sold-out performances in more than 25 cities across the country.
Comedienne and songstress Joan Freed takes you through a world of comic confections as she assumes the role of chocolate shop owner Coco Bliss, as well as her mixed assortment of uproarious customers. Over a dozen characters are portrayed as they confide their stories and songs. With Broadway show tunes and pop song parodies, this hilarious musical comedy leaves audiences craving for more! Tickets: $20 Resort Guest, $25 per Non-Guest, $16 for Children 12 and under. Tickets include the show and a special chocolate treat.
Chocolate Facials & Sparkling WineWhen: From February 27, 2014 to February 27, 2014
2:00 - 7:00pm | Sage Springs Spa
Book our signature chocolate facial and enjoy a glass of Ruffina Prosseco or Absolute Tune. This is the perfect way to celebrate the weekend! $120 per person.
Willamette Valley Vineyards Wine Makers Dinner at CrosswaterWhen: From February 28, 2014 to February 28, 2014
Join us at the Club Friday, February 28 for a Winemakers Dinner with Willamette Valley Vineyards. Crosswater Chef de Cuisine, Jason Greene and Willamette Valley Vineyards president and founder, Jim Bernau will prepared a five-course menu featuring wine pairings from the Willamette Valley Winery in Turner, Oregon. The cost of the dinner will be $69 and will include all wine pairings.. To sign up for the Willamette Valley Vineyards Winemakers Dinner please contact Leiana Smith at 541-593-3428 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Reservations are required and please RSVP by February 24.
Eagle Point Oysters on the half shell with mignonette and pickled shallots Salmon caviar with sour cream and rye crisps
Boursin cheese and crushed pistachio encrusted red grapes
2012 Gruner Veltliner
Grilled Northwest Steelhead with butternut squash and herb risotto, chives and thin sliced radishes
2012 Pinot Gris
Seared Alaskan Halibut with herbed nage, sea salt, carrots and roasted Brussels sprouts
2011 Dijon Clone Chardonnay
Lightly wilted kale with heirloom beets, crumbled goat cheese, Portobello mushroom crisps, diced bacon with blood orange vinaigrette
2012 Whole Cluster Pinot Noir
Petite filet mignon with whipped boursin, potato and wild mushroom croquette, house made Worcestershire sauce, beet chips, and parsnip puree
2010 Griffin Creek Cabernet Sauvignon
Muscat poached pear tart with lemon sorbet, mint and crystallized ginger
2012 Tualatin Estate Semi-Sparkling Muscat