It’s that time of year — kids are out of school for the week and families begin to flock to Sunriver to enjoy great spring skiing conditions and sunshine in the high desert. At Sunset Lodging, we want to make sure you know about everything that’s going on up at Mt. Bachelor and throughout the area during Spring Break 2019. Conditions at Mt. Bachelor look promising for a week of spring skiing and snowboarding, but that’s not the only thing you can look forward to this Spring Break.
Sunriver Events During Spring Break 2019
10 Barrel Snow Beach + Live Music
Saturday, March 23
Celebrate Oregon Spring Break with live music and games on the snow at Mt. Bachelor. Mt. Bachelor has plenty of fun activities planned throughout the week including the 10 Barrel Snow Beach which includes giant Jenga, giant cornhole, polish horseshoes, snow croquet and more. Listen to live music from Blackstrap Bluegrass from 12 – 2pm and Flipside Funk from 2- 4pm. You’ll also find food and beers served on the snow outside of West Village Lodge from 12 – 4pm.
Tuesday, March 26 and Wednesday, March 27
Tuesday and Wednesday of Spring Break you won’t have to leave the slopes to find lunch. No need to stop skiing or snowboarding as Mt. Bachelor hosts Corduroy Cookouts with delicious food and beer above the Sunrise Lift. 11am – 3pm on Tuesday and Wednesday.
Indoor Black Light Golf
Friday, March 29
Looking for a fun and family-friendly activity to occupy your Friday night during Spring Break? Sunriver Resort offers Indoor Black Light Golf with glowing golf balls on a black light putting course. $10/person. 7 – 9pm.
High Desert Stampede
Deschutes County Fairgrounds
Yeehaw! The High Desert Stampede draws in a wide variety of spectators as a Top 40 Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association rodeo event. Come watch world-class athletes and animals as your Spring Break finale.
Kids Night Out
Friday, March 29 and Saturday, March 30
Enjoy a night out while the kids spend three hours filled with fun and games at Sunriver Resort. Kids can choose from a variety of activities to participate in including arts and crafts, outdoor adventures, or just spending time with new friends. Spots are limited for Kids Night Out and reservations can be made by calling 541-593-4609. $40/Resort guests, $45/General public. 6 – 9pm.
An Evening with C.S. Lewis
Friday, March 29
Enjoy an evening at the theatre as you watch a performance of An Evening with C.S. Lewis. The performance follows author C.S. Lewis in the year 1962 as he hosts a group of American writers at his home near Oxford. This enthralling theatrical performance conveys the continued impact of the collected works of one of the greatest literary giants of the 20th century. $59 reserved seating. 8pm.
Riverhouse Rendezvous, Deschutes River Kayak Race
Saturday, March 30 and Sunday, March 31
Tumalo Creek Kayak & Canoe
Bend’s annual whitewater slalom kayak race returns to the Deschutes River, in a popular section behind the Riverhouse hotel. The Rendezvous acts as the season opener for the Northwest Cup Slalom Paddle Series and is a Junior Olympic qualifier. Watch as local whitewater enthusiasts navigate the flow of the river.
Saturday, March 30
Bend Senior High School
TEDxBend enters it’s sixth year and includes talks, demonstrations and performances each under 18 minutes long. Local, national and international speakers perform, inspire and engage on the Bend High stage. Prepare to feel inspired. Starts at 12:30pm.
10 Barrel Hella Big Air Competition
Saturday, March 30
Like watching someone catch big air or the feeling of the adrenaline from doing it yourself? Head up to Mt. Bachelor for the fourth annual Hella Big Air Competition. Watch as some of the industry’s top competitors tear it up during this fun event. Need more convincing? Check out this video from last year’s competition.
Planning a last minute trip to Sunriver for Spring Break 2019? Contact Sunset Lodging in Sunriver to find your last-minute Sunriver vacation rental and plan to attend any of these great Central Oregon events.