TOP 5 WEDDING VENUES
Central Oregon offers a wide variety of unique and luxurious wedding venues. Here is a list of some of my favorites
Brasada Ranch – a rustic luxury resort with a golf course, pool and fine dining is on Martha Stuarts’s list of best Oregon wedding venues.
House on Metolius – nestled on the Metolius river and boasting of incredible views of the Cascades this venue is one of the best hidden gems by Sisters Oregon.
Ranch at the Canyons – a tuscan inspired venue that is overlooking Smith Rock and is perfect for hosting big outdoor events or intimate inside ceremonies.
Sunriver Resort – the Great Hall has a stunning lodge atmosphere for both summer and winter events.
Five Pine Lodge – a beautiful cabin resort in the heart of Sisters Oregon is perfect for small intimate weddings.
Bend is a destination
The secret is out! Bend is an amazing destination for your wedding. Secluded away in the high desert of Central Oregon it has become a bustling scene with over 20 craft breweries, excellent restaurants and unending outdoor recreation opportunities. Your guests are in for a treat when exploring this beautiful area.
Make it an experience
When planning your wedding make sure to introduce your family and guests to all the amazing activities in Central Oregon. Plan a welcome dinner at Deschutes Brewery or go horse back riding at the beautiful Brasada Ranch. In summer a float on the river is a must. Drive up Cascade Lakes highway for amazing views of the Three Sisters mountains.
Extend your stay
Imagine celebrating with your family and friends not just for a few hours but for a more extended period of time. With excellent resorts such as Sunriver, Tetherow and Brasada Ranch you can easily accommodate your guests for a few days full of adventure and fun.
THINGS TO DO AROUND BEND
Wondering how to spend your time during your stay in Central Oregon? Here are a few suggestions.
Hike Broken Top mountain – its an easy hike albeit getting to the trail head requires a 4×4 vehicle. Make sure to get the forest passes required ahead of time.
Have dinner at 900 Wall – this restaurant has amazing seasonal menu and is located downtown Bend.
Float the Deschutes River. Or go paddle boarding at one of the lakes near Mt Bachelor.
Go to Visit Bend to learn more about the area.