#HowtoBend Videos for Bend, Oregon
Need some tips on #HowtoBend your vacation, or your everyday life? Ask Chelsea, the official, unofficial ambassador, takes you along on her helpful – and hilarious – adventures in and around the Old Mill District. She’s sharing tips and tricks to give you the inside scoop in Bend! Subscribe to the Old Mill District’s YouTube Channel so you’re in the know when new #HowtoBend videos are released.
Video: Dance into Summer at the Free Summer Sunday Concerts
The summer in Bend, Oregon sizzles with free live music and concerts on select Sundays in the Old Mill District. Get some tips from Chelsea on how to Bend a free summer concert here.
Video: Bend Day Spa Pampers Chelsea
If you haven’t yet heard, there’s a new spa in Bend and Chelsea is ready to relax. Watch as Chelsea gets treated to a delightful day of spa treatments at the Bend Day Spa in the Old Mill District.
The Bend Day Spa offers a full array of spa services such as massage, pedicures, manicures, facials and body treatments using locally made organic oils and lotions from Angelina Skincare.
Read all about Chelsea’s Bend spa day here.
Video: The Biggest and Bestest One-Day Beer Festival
Chelsea is back — along with a few of her brewer friends — giving a one-minute rundown of why you can’t miss this year’s Fermentation Celebration, the biggest one-day craft beer bash happening in Bend, Oregon every third Thursday in June. Follow the hashtag #FC15 for event updates and to share your beer cheers!
Read the latest blog post on the Fermentation Celebration here.
Video: Stretching Your Legs and Hitting the Barre
Come along with Chelsea and friend as they set out on a stretching adventure through the Old Mill District in Bend, Oregon. Discover how Bikram yoga can transform your body and mind while eradicating the “computer hunch” and keeping the “office chair butt” at bay.
Read the Old Mill District blog for the full yoga article. #HowtoBend
Video: Joy to the Bend! Happy Holidays & Happening in Bend, Oregon
Your holiday hustle is in full gear and the count down is on. Stop. Take a deep breath of that Noble Fir tree sitting in your living room (undecorated). Knock back an eggnog latte. Then head to the Old Mill District where you can pick up that sweater for your mother-in-law and sneak in some holiday fun and festive Bend events. Chelsea shows you how to fit it all in. Bring on the cheer! #HowtoBend
Video: Discover a Couple of Bend Hotels You’ll Want to Check Into
Watch as Chelsea checks out two hotels in Bend, Oregon including Bend’s newest hotel, the Hampton Inn & Suites, tucked along the Deschutes River in the Old Mill District kitty-corner from the Hilton Garden Inn. With two hotels now in the Old Mill District, you have more options for sweet dreams and zzzzz’s in Bend.
Video: Animals & Wildlife Viewing in Bend, Oregon
Ever wonder what kind of animals you could see along the Deschutes River in Bend? Chelsea’s taking you along with her on a wildlife safari through the Old Mill District and introducing you to a few of the critters that call the banks of the Deschutes River home. If you happen to spot a marmot, beaver, otter or the endangered Oregon Spotted Frog, snap a photo and share it with us by tagging @OldMillDistrict #HowtoBend on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook.
Video: Things to do on Halloween in Bend, Oregon
Watch as Chelsea rallies the trick or treating troop of kids for a Halloween they won’t forget in Bend, Oregon. The Old Mill District hosts a safe and FREE Halloween party with much more to do than just trick or treating from store to store. You and your kids can tackle an arts and crafts project, pet a lizard or snake at the Reptile Lounge, dress your pet for a first place win in the costume contest, or just get your game plan together for gathering the most candy. Whatever you do this Halloween, share it with us by tagging @OldMillDistrict #HowtoBend on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook.
Video: Things to Do in Bend, Oregon for a Date Night
Watch as Chelsea chimes in to give couples tips on how to enhance their “date night” list of things to do in and around Bend’s Old Mill District. And remember, your #HowToBend tips and questions are always welcome. Simply tag us @OldMillDistrict for comments, responses and rewards.
Video: How to Bend a Fun Day with the Kids
Activities to do with the kids are endless in Bend. From bike rentals to ice cream, Chelsea finds herself with a surrey full of kids and smiles. Looking for more ideas on things to do with the kids or want to share your own? Follow us or tag us @OldMillDistrict #HowtoBend
Video: How to Bend Standup Paddleboard
Watch as Chelsea visits Old Mill District shops and outfitters to prepare for her very first standup paddleboard experience on the Deschutes River in Bend. From Nashelle to the Flip Flop Shop, over to REIand on to Tumalo Creek Kayak and Canoe, Chelsea finds everything she needs and then some. Ready to try paddleboarding yourself now? Share your photos and videos by tagging @OldMillDistrict #HowtoBend
Video: How to Bend Happy Hour
Chelsea, the official, unofficial ambassador of Bend, gets a taste of happy hour at Bend’s best happy hour restaurants in the Old Mill District. Tell us all about your favorite happy hour snacks, drinks and destinations by tagging us @OldMillDistrict #HowtoBend
Video: Ask Chelsea About Bend, Oregon
Here’s an introduction to Chelsea, the official, unofficial ambassador of the Old Mill District. She’s pretty sure that you already know about the typical attractions and things to do in the Old Mill like restaurants, shopping, movies, hiking trails, Deschutes River access and more, so she’s spilling the beans on all the secret stuff you may not know about. Follow along for the inside scoop by tuning in to all of the upcoming #HowtoBend videos. Have a suggestion for an upcoming video? Tag @OldMillDistrict #HowtoBend and tell us about it.
Video: Live Music & Bend Concerts
If live music and concerts are on your list of things to do in Bend, Oregon every summer, you’ll want to watch this #HowtoBend video for answers to some of the quirky and most common questions that Chelsea receives on a daily basis about shows at the Les Schwab Amphitheater.
Video: How to Bend the Perfect Day
Planning the perfect day in Bend, Oregon is easy when you discover the Old Mill District, a must see attraction whether you are visiting or vacationing. Over 40 stunning shops and restaurants punctuate riverside hiking trails and outdoor recreation.
Video: How to Bend Holiday
The holidays in Bend, Oregon include so much more than just shopping. The Old Mill District hosts a season full of fun family events from carriage rides and visits with Santa to 5K walks and running races to burn off those eggnog lattes. The Old Mill District is your holiday haven for food, fun, fashion and festivities – Bend is here!