Calling all Foodies! The Bite of Bend is Central Oregon’s largest food festival. This fun event celebrates the region’s unique ingredients, cuisine and culture by bringing together chefs, bartenders, brewers, food enthusiasts, home cooks, and local purveyors . They all assemble to bring you a three-day food party on the streets of downtown Bend. Savor bites from local chefs, taste the region’s spirits and cocktails at the Mixology Showcase and watch the final bartenders battle it out in the Bartender Brawl. There is also music, The Beer Run, the Little Hopper Root Beer Run, Top Chef Competitions and cocktail classes from the masters.