Sunriver’s official kickoff to summer is quickly approaching and we’re getting excited for Pacific Crest Endurance Sports Festival 2019. This annual event brings thousands of visitors to Sunriver to compete and cheer on their loved ones the last weekend in June. Many families have turned Pacific Crest weekend into a race-cation tradition for good reason. In looking forward to this year’s event, we’ve gathered together information on how you can spend your time outside of the race itself. Sunriver and Central Oregon offer a variety of events and activities to keep your entire crew entertained throughout the weekend.
Pacific Crest Endurance Sports Festival 2019 Events
The 23rd annual Pacific Crest Endurance Sports Festival takes place June 28-30, 2019 in beautiful Sunriver, Oregon. Athletes from all over the west coast flock to Sunriver to test their endurance and skill through a plethora of different races. Pacific Crest has been dubbed one of the premier events of it’s kind in the country, with the triathlons expected to sell out this year. When not participating in a Pacific Crest race, enjoy sunset concerts on Friday and Saturday night, an outdoor food and beer garden and a fun expo with a variety of vendors and activities for the entire family.
Events Around Central Oregon That Weekend
Looking to escape the hustle and bustle of Sunriver during the Pacific Crest Endurance Sports Festival 2019? There are great events happening all throughout Central Oregon to please every member of your party.
Crooked River Roundup Rodeo 2019 — If your idea of a good time includes cowboy boots and lassos, head to Prineville for the annual Crooked River Roundup Rodeo. This annual event draws visitors from all over the west coast to watch riders compete in rodeo competitions. You won’t want to miss this Central Oregon tradition. Prineville. June 27-29, 2019.
Cruxapalooza — It wouldn’t be a visit to Central Oregon without tasting a variety of excellent locally crafted beers. Crux Fermentation Project celebrates their seven-year anniversary with this annual event that includes a full live music line up, 30 beers on tap and activities to keep everyone entertained throughout the day. Crux Fermentation Project, 50 SW Division St., Bend. June 29, 2019. Free.
Lyle Lovett and His Large Band — Relax after a hard day running, swimming, and biking by heading to the Les Schwab Amphitheater to check out Lyle Lovett and His Large Band singing country and Americana hits. Feel free to bring low-profile chairs to this concert, which boasts an excellent location along the banks of the Deschutes River in the Old Mill District. Les Schwab Amphitheater, 344 SW Shevlin-Hixon Dr., Bend. June 29, 2019. $49/$75 + service fees.
Visiting Sunriver offers guests a spectacular array of activities to enjoy while their loved ones race their hearts out. Guests visiting Sunriver with children love to spend time at SHARC where you’ll find a wave pool, water slides and a hot tub where you can rest after a long race. With the Deschutes River running along the western edge of Sunriver, guests and locals love spending hot summer days floating the river from many different put-in and take-out areas along the route. Sunriver also boasts award-winning golf courses for those looking to enjoy picturesque views of Mt. Bachelor while working on their backswing.
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