(Photo | Courtesy of Old Mill District)
Tumalo Creek’s Holiday Lights Paddle Parade
This Friday, December 10
A Bend tradition like none other! Spirited paddling enthusiasts dress up canoes and kayaks in bright lights and other holiday garb for a paddle around the Deschutes River. The parade launches around 4pm (dusk) this Friday, December 10 from the dock behind Tumalo Creek Kayak & Canoe, with a paddle upstream toward the Old Mill District Flag Bridge.
Tumalo Art Co. Hidden Treasure Hunt
Riddles, treasures and art, oh my! Follow Tumalo Art Co. on Facebook and Instagram @tumaloartcompany for weekly clues to the hidden treasure hunt throughout the Old Mill District. Find the red X, return it to their gallery and receive a free artist-made ornament!
CycleBar Bend Staycation Raffle
Now through December 15 every time you bring a friend or family member to ride at CycleBar Bend you get entered for a chance to win a staycation in Bend including a two-night stay at an area resort, dinner for two and a goodie basket from Avid Cider!
Hayden Homes First Story
Since 1998, the nonprofit First Story has helped address the affordable housing crisis with an integrated approach giving individuals a hand up to homeownership while encouraging inclusivity. Not only have they fostered the creation of homeownership for hundreds of families in the Pacific Northwest, but they also support other Central Oregon nonprofits like Save a Warrior and St. Vincent de Paul!