NorthWest Crossing Bend Spring Festival

PrintApril 8-10, 2016

It is with great enthusiasm that we welcome the most elusive of our Central Oregon seasons into the fold! NorthWest Crossing Drive, off Mt. Washington Drive, between Skyliners and Shevlin Park Roads, will come alive, as we utilize art, food, spirits, music, and family-oriented activities to usher in Spring!

The Peak 104.1 Mainstage

Friday April 8th 

5:30pm | ¡Chiringa!
7:30pm | Redwood Son
9:15pm | Larry and His Flask

Saturday April 9th

11:00am | Quarterflash
1:00pm | Corner Gospel Explosion + Friends and Guests
3:00pm | Belly Full of Bob
5:00pm | Dirty Revival
7:00pm | Precious Byrd
9:15pm | Shook Twins

Sunday April 10th

11:00am | Five Pint Mary
1:00pm | Rust on the Rails
3:00pm | Mbrascatu

For vendor/entertainer information, please contact C3 Events: or [email protected].

Art & Wine Bop | Friday, April 8th | 5pm to 9pm

This event will feature festival artists, live music, and wine tasting inside participating NorthWest Crossing restaurants and retailers. Musicians will play live music from 5-9pm in the cozy confines of these neighborhood businesses.

Art and Wine Bop Passport

The passport is a half sheet map featuring all the participating businesses, artists and musicians. We will be handing them out starting at COPA. Each business we will provide with stickers for Art and Wine Bop participants to collect and fill up their passports. Passports completed with all 12 stickers can then be entered into the drawing box at the information booth a to win a VIP concert package.

How To Enter:
1. Attend the Art & Wine Bop on Friday, April 8th in NorthWest Crossing
2. Pick-up your Official Art & Wine Bop Passport from COPA
3. Follow the map to fill your passport with stamps from participating businesses
4. Drop your passport off at the Event Information booth at the intersection of Northwest Crossing Drive/Ft. Clatsop Street
5. We’ll announce the winner on The Peak 104.1 FM Mainstage right before Friday night headliner Larry & His Flask take the stage at 9pm

VIP Concert Package includes:
*(4) VIP dinner tickets to show of their choice
*Dinner for four served by Bistro 28. Bottle of wine included.
*(4) day passes to the Athletic Club of Bend
*One night stay for two at partner hotel (Some blackout dates may apply. Subject to availability. Valid June 1 – September 30, 2016)
*VIP parking pass
*Exclusive early entrance to show with opportunity to find seats in prime location
*visit for summer concert line-up announced soon!

Participating businesses: 
COPA Pediatric Center of Excellence
Fine Artist: Pop Pop’s Handcrafted Children’s Furniture
Music: String Theory and Popcorn Trio

Bend Pizza Kitchen
Fine Artist: Celeste Wong
Music: Natty Red

Elemental Eyecare
Fine Artist: Suzy Williamson
Music: Coyote Willow

Greg Welch Construction
Fine Artist: Alicia Lovejoy

Harcourts The Garner Group Real Estate
Fine Artist: Cheryl Chapman

Jem Raw Organics
Fine Artist: Tai Vautier

Kirsti Wolfe Designs
Fine Artist: Kirk Casey
Music: Manuel DeAlonso

Little Bite Cafe
Fine Artist: Joseph Balsamo

Montlake Media
Fine Artist: Stephen Miller

Sparrow Bakery
Fine Artist: Betsey Bland
Music: Laurel Brauns

Sunny Yoga Kitchen
Fine Artist: Kate Carder
Music: Kylan Johnson

Umpqua Bank
Fine Artist: Danny Hughes
Music: Rob Fincham


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Saturday, April 9 | 11am – 5pm

“Pull your best Picasso” by entering the Street Chalk Art Competition (for both adults and kids) and qualify to win one of 6 cash prizes (including $150 prize for the chalk mural voted “best” in the adult category). The space is free, chalk will be provided (although you can bring your own), your images must be appropriate and feature  “spring theme”– you can pre-register   – or you can “walk up” to compete, assuming spaces will still be available for walk ups.  Click here for Competition Guidelines.


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COPA KIDS ZONE | Saturday, April 9 & Sunday, April 10 | 11am – dusk | John Fremont Street

Look for the following entertainment and activities on the Spring into Fun Children’s Street:

  •     Spring Arts and Crafts Workshops from Local Artists (walk up, space limited)
  •     Jump ‘n’ Funs
  •     Face Painting
  •     Shay Feathers
  •     Balloon Creations
  •     BEAT Theater
  •     Children’s Museum
  •     Deschutes Public Library
  •     Kumon Tutoring
  •     Outdoor School for All
  •     YOUnity
  •     Abstract in Motion
  •     Petting Zoo and Pony Rides from DD Ranch
  •     Live music, magic and dance performances and workshops
  •     Giant Puppets
  •     Bend Endurance Academy Bicycle Obstacle Course
  •     Cascade School of Music, Musical Instrument Petting Zoo

Kids Stage

Saturday, April 9: 
11:00am | String Theory
12:15pm | Westside Village students on drums
1:00pm | Generation IV
1:45pm | String Theory
2:30pm | Westside Village students on drums
4:00pm | Hula Dancing

Sunday, April 10:
11:00am | String Theory
12:15pm | Westside Village students on drums
1:00pm | MoMuLa
2:00pm | Generation IV
2:45pm | String Theory
3:30pm | Westside Village students on drums

Gourmet Living | Saturday & Sunday | Ft. Clatsop Street

NorthWest Crossing becomes the hub for gourmet artisans from the Pacific Northwest to sip and graze! World-class wines from Oregon, salts, oils, spices, exotic prepared food and more. Learn how to complement your foodie repertoire from the source, on the street, and with friends.


Atlas Cider Company
Crater Lake Vodka
Humm Kombucha
Bradley Vinyards
Laurel Ridge Winery
Macindoe Family Cellars
Scott Paul Wines
Wine Fauve
Mi Distinctive Tastes
Nectar of the Vine
Bucha Buena Kombucha
Pacific Edge Events
Sweet Alchemy
Thomas & Son’s Distillery
Wicked Sweet Temptations
JEM Raw Organics
1derful Treats
Queen Bee Baking Co.

Bites at Spring Fest | All Festival Hours | NW Crossing Drive

Bend Pizza Kitchen
Bonta Natural Artisan Gelato
Dump City Dumplings
Jumbo Size Tamales
Famous Kettle Korn
Philly Style
Thai on the Fly

Beer | Wine | Spirits
Join us for “Hoppy Hour” on Saturday between 2-4pm and Sunday from 1-3pm for specials, games and giveaways from our friends at Deschutes brewery.

Here’s what’s on tap:
Deschutes Brewery: Mirror Pond Pale Ale, Black Butte Porter, Armory XPA, Passionfruit IPA, Fresh Squeezed IPA

Atlas Cider Co: Hard Apricot Cider, Hard Blackberry Cider

Crater Lake Vodka: We’ll be serving up cocktails made-to-order wtih Bend Distillery favorites including Crater Lake Vodka

Humm Kombucha: We proudly serve Humm Kombucha at all our bars

A selection of red and white wines will also be available.

Conscious Living Showcase


Our Conscious Living street has become one of the more popular streets of our festivals.  We love hosting businesses and non-profits that raise our quality of life here with their products and services.  Spend some time talking with these people throughout the weekend and we guarantee you will leave with an increased awareness of the good that exists in your backyard.

Participating Businesses:

Great Northern Window & Door
NW Quality Roofing
Sunlight Solar
B-Line Clinic
Purium Health Products
Costco Wholesale
American Painting
Austin Chiropractic
Bend Energy Challenge
Solar Light
SOS Alarm
Green Savors
Turf-N Central Oregon
You Angel You
Home Heating & Cooling
Cutco Cutlery
Wood Family Homes
Consumer Cellular
Esthetix MD
Farmers Insurance Pedersen Agency
IQ Massager
Living Well Therapy
Farmers Insurance Steve Hull Agency
N Hance Wood Renewal
DIY Cave
High Desert Makers
Tim Cacan Custom Furniture
Clarks University of Martial Arts
Friends of Hospice, sponsored by Partners in Care
Central Oregon Veterans Ranch, Sponsored by Sunwest Construction
Bend Area Habitat for Humanity Restore, sponsored by Pro Build
Energy Trust of Oregon
Volunteer Connect
Grandma’s House of Central Oregon
Camp Fire Central Oregon
Saving Grace
Cleaner Living NW

For vending information click here.


NW Crossing Drive from the intersection of Mt. Washington Drive to John Fremont St in the NorthWest Crossing neighborhood, and from Ordway Avenue through Fort Clatop Street.

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Mt. Washington Drive to High Lakes Loop or Ordway Avenue in the NorthWest Crossing Neighborhood to access parking.  Parking is available in the merchant lots accessed by both of these streets as well as the High Lakes Elementary School parking lot.


Friday, April 8: 5 – 11pm
Saturday, April 9:  11 am – 11pm
Sunday, April 10: 11 am – 5pm

Street Closures

Thursday 10pm: NW Crossing Drive from Mt Washington to Fort Clatsop
Friday 2pm: Fort Clatsop from Ordway to Tate and Tate back parking lot
Friday 10pm: NW Crossing Drive from Fort Clatsop to Compass Park Circle

Admission & Parking

It’s FREE!

Parking: High Lakes Elementary School, Merchant parking lots (Enter off Mt. Washington at High Lakes Loop or Ordway Avenue) or Summit High School. Street parking also available in the neighborhood. Please respect our residents, taking care not to block driveways. As always, we encourage alternative transportation whenever possible!

Generously sponsored by:


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