Check out the frequently asked questions below.

Still have questions? Use the contact form at the bottom of the page.

2023 Summer Festival Guide

Everything you need to know! Learn more about food vendors, artists, what's on tap and more.

2023 Festival Map

Find the stages, vendor areas, bars and bathrooms.

NO PETS ARE ALLOWED on the Bend Summer Festival premises. Service animals are allowed per ADA and Oregon State Law policies.

Friday: 4pm – 10pm | Saturday: 11am – 10pm | Sunday: 11am – 5pm

Yes! There is no charge to attend the Bend Summer Festival. Enjoy two days of live music and family fun! Vendors and organized activities within the festival, such as the Kids Summer Sprint, require tickets. 

Free parking is available at the Deschutes County Administration building parking lots on Friday after 5pm and all day Saturday & Sunday. 

The lots are located just two blocks from the festival in downtown Bend, making for an easy walk. There is also street and garage parking in downtown Bend. Click here for more downtown parking info.

Nope! Bend Summer Festival bars will take both cash and card. Methods of payment accepted by other vendors will vary based on their preference.

Yes! The 2024 First Interstate Bank Bend Summer Festival beneficiary is Cascade School of Music.

For over 18 years, the Cascade School of Music’s Vision has been to build a Central Oregon culture that values lifelong engagement in music where all can actively participate.  Learn more here.

All of our applications are available online! Check out all the areas available and fill out the application that best suits your business.

If you have more questions contact our vendor coordinator at

Absolutely! We are excited to bring back the kids area for 2024. There will be kid focused vendors, bouncy houses (tickets available onsite) and the annual Kids Summer Sprint on Sat., July 13 at noon.

Where To Stay

Double Tree by Hilton is our 2023 SummerFest Host Hotel!

Title Sponsor

First Interstate Bank

Our Sponsors

Double Tree
US Cellular
San Juan Seltzer
Mt. Bachelor
Cascade Van
Summit Cleaning
National Solar
Crater Lake Spirits
Republic Services
Tower Theater
Avid Hard Cider Co.
Source Weekly
Combined Communications
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