CENTRAL OREGON IS THE PLACE FOR YOUR FAVORITE PURSUIT
Welcome to Central Oregon, home to the cities of Bend, Redmond, Sisters, La Pine, Prineville, and Madras and the resort community of Sunriver. Start your vacation planning with a place to stay. In Central Oregon you will find some of the finest outdoor adventure with places for paddling, hiking, cycling, golfing and dining al fresco in the summer. In winter, areas of the High Desert turn into a snowy playground with skiing, snowboarding, sledding and ice skating. It doesn't hurt that, whatever the season, we are home to some of the country's top craft breweries,
The Redmond BrewFest will be held August 18th and 19th, the weekend before the solar eclipse. It will be TWO FULL DAYS days of craft beer bliss featuring over 300 unique beer creations from over 75 micro-breweries, including ciders, kombucha and wine. Featuring the best street and food vendors with a full line up of live music located in Redmond's American Legion Park in the beautiful Dry Canyon in Redmond Oregon.
Total Solar Eclipse 2017
A total solar eclipse in Redmond Oregon Monday Aug 21 2017 10:15 am will be a once in a lifetime event and occurs when the Moon comes between the Sun and the Earth and casts the darkest part of its shadow (the umbra) on Earth. During totality you can look right at it without protective eyewear! It won’t hurt your eyes, but it will be awesome.
Oregon will be one of the most popular states to view the eclipse. While the rest of the United States offers a longer duration of totality, sections of the eclipse path in Oregon offers the best weather prospects anywhere along the entire eclipse.
All over Central Oregon visitors will be flooding the area and will be looking for fun things to do while here waiting on the Eclipse on Monday Morning. The Redmond Brewfest Aug 18-19 held in American Legion Park Is the perfect event to hang out and enjoy the celebration of craft brew in the beautiful dry canyon in Redmond Oregon.