Bend Open Streets is THE signature walking and bicycling event for the Bend community. Bend Open Street events promote healthy, active living by opening the city’s largest public space–its streets–for people to walk, bike, roll, while discovering the joys of active transportation in a safe, car-free environment.
Bend Open Streets is an initiative of Commute Options, The City of Bend, and Bend Parks & Recreation.
Strengthen the vitality of Bend by increasing neighborhood livability and building community.
Increase awareness of sustainable transportation options and reduce the dependence on motor vehicles by encouraging active transportation, such as walking and bicycle riding.
Create new opportunities for businesses, recirculating dollars directly into our local economy.
Improve the health and increase physical activity of Bend residents
Bring your bicycle or just your feet, and get ready to explore the streets in a safe, healthy, more liveable way!