Lightning looks beautiful against the contrast of a dark, stormy sky. While storm chasers will travel with camera in hand to get the best shots of this naturally occurring electrostatic discharge, its effects go deeper than the aesthetically pleasing attributes. Lightning-sparked wildfires run rampant leaving disastrous damage in their wake. In Oregon, wildfires caused by
It’s that time of year again! Come join us at Bend’s 4th of July Old Fashioned Festival held at Drake Park. You will find a full day of fun for the whole family starting with the Pet Parade held downtown at 10:00 am and followed by the Festival from 11:00am- 4:00pm. Plan to bring your family
If there’s one thing we know how to do in Bend, Oregon, it’s how to celebrate freedom on America’s birthday. From the Pet Parade and Old Fashioned 4th of July festival in Drake Park to the Freedom Ride and all of the subsequent rides spawned from it – Bend does Independence Day to an extreme.