Sunriver Resort is proud to host a number of annual events, from marathons to holiday festivals.
First Friday Gallery Walk | Downtown BendWhen: From November 02, 2012 to November 02, 2012
View sensational local and national art at dozens of businesses downtown on the first Friday of every month. Shops are matched with artists, musicians, and performers. Many businesses stay open late and will serve food and wine as they welcome you in to enjoy their space and this wonderful evening.
Test Recurring EventWhen: From November 16, 2012 to November 30, 2012
Testing event every Friday.
Gingerbread Junction | November 22nd - January 1st, 2013When: From November 22, 2012 to January 01, 2013
Home building never looked so sweet! Bring your family and friends for a stroll through the 17th Annual Gingerbread Junction and see the largest display of Gingerbread Houses in the Pacific Northwest. These creative and extravagantly decorated gingerbread homes will be on display in the Sunriver Lodge through January 1st, 2013..
Proceeds from “lot” sales of Gingerbread Junction homes will benefit the Newberry Habitat for Humanity, a nonprofit organization that works in partnership with people in need to build and renovate decent affordable housing in Southern Deschutes County.
GRAND ILLUMINATION | November 23rd 2012When: From November 23, 2012 to November 23, 2012
On November 23rd, feast your eyes on Central Oregon's biggest light display. There will be live music, the opening of the Gingerbread Junction (the largest display of gingerbread houses in Central Oregon), and a special visit from Santa and his friends!
Grand Illumination Event Schedule:
- Pony Rides and Petting Zoo Open - 1:30PM
- North Pole Opens - 3:30PM
- Live Entertainment - 4:00PM
- Parade and Illumination - 5:30PM
11th Annual Sunriver Resort Holiday MarketplaceWhen: From November 23, 2012 to November 24, 2012
Friday, November 23 |11:30am – 5:30pm
Saturday, November 24 | 9:00am – 4:30pm
Locations: Homestead Building and Heritage Rooms, Great Hall
Find a unique gift or holiday ornament at our annual arts and crafts show. Regional artists feature work including pottery, jewelry, fine arts, textiles, metalwork, woodworking stained glass and more. Vendor demonstrations throughout the day.
Turkey Trot 5K Fun RunWhen: From November 23, 2012 to November 23, 2012
Friday, November 23 |10:00 a.m.
Run, walk or gobble along our three-mile Turkey Trot Fun Run course! The race begins at 10:00 a.m. behind the Sunriver Resort Main Lodge. Race-day registration and check-in will take place behind the lodge from 9:00 to 9:30 a.m. on November 23rd. Runners signing up with advanced registration will receive a long-sleeve t-shirt. Runners and walkers who register on Nov. 14th to race-day receive a Sunriver logo water bottle.
• Walker: $12
• Runner: $25
REGISTRATION: Register by completing this form and returning it to the Concierge. Entry fee for runners is $25, or $12 for walkers.
(Runners who pre-register by November 14th will receive a long sleeve t-shirt. Runners doing event-day registration and walkers receive a Sunriver water bottle.)
Race day registration is 9-9:30 am. Race begins at 10am.
Warren Miller’s “Flow State”When: From November 23, 2012 to November 23, 2012
Friday, November 23rd | 7:30 p.m.
For the 63rd year in a row, Warren Miller Entertainment brings you the newest installment of Flow State, following skiers and snowboarders from the from the peaks of India to the mountains of New Hampshire, as they perform incredible feats that amaze and inspires us all. Check with the concierge for movie location.
$5 for Resort Guests
$10 for General Public
Teddy Bear Lunch at Meadows at the Lodge RestaurantWhen: From November 24, 2012 to November 24, 2012
Saturday, November 24th 12:00-2:00pm
Parents and children of all ages welcome for a fun family lunch including a special appearance by our very own live Teddy Bear along with a custom children’s lunch menu. Open to all families and children, including those who may have also participated in our Bear Factory and we encourage all children to bring their favorite Teddy Bear.
Elf Tuck-InsWhen: From November 24, 2012 to December 15, 2012
November 24th – December 15th, Fridays and Saturdays only | 7pm-10pm.
Visions of sugarplum 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. Appointment times available from 7:00-10:00pm. Tuck-ins available to 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. Your elf can also deliver a personal gift from you for $10 per gift.
$20 per child, Resort Guests; $25 per child on Christmas Eve.
$30 per child, General Public; $35 per child on Christmas Eve.