Plan Your Weekend Getaway to Sunriver

Sunriver is a favorite weekend getaway any time of year, however, celebrating spring holidays like St. Patrick’s Day are especially fun in a resort atmosphere filled with great restaurants and accommodations.

Sun-filled days and endless blue skies make Central Oregon irresistible during spring. While other mountain resorts are getting ready to close out the season, Sunriver and Mt. Bachelor are ramping up for spring skiing, family-friendly activities, and outdoor adventures.

Whether you are planning a weekend getaway to Sunriver to drink green beer and discover your inner Irish or to don a green tutu on the slopes of Mt. Bachelor, Village Properties will set you up in style for your stay.

Lodging perks that will make your friends turn green with envy

From cozy cabins and condos to well-appointed homes that cater to large groups, Village Properties can help you meet your vacation planning requirements. You can find pet-friendly vacation rentals, accommodations with hot tubs, and close-by properties, in the event you want to walk to the Village.

The best part? Included with all Village Properties vacation rental packages are dining discounts and great deals on outdoor adventures, recreation, and more.

Unlike four-leaf clovers, Sunriver-area breweries are easy to find

Sunriver Village restaurants offer dining options for every occasion, and most feature craft brews from Central Oregon. You won’t have to go far to find food, fun, and festivities over Saint Patrick’s Day weekend. If hitting the pubs isn’t your thing, grab a green scarf and head over to Mt. Bachelor for a full day of spring skiing, snowshoeing, or cross-country skiing.

If you’re looking for a weekend getaway or to spend your spring break celebrations in Central Oregon, contact Village Properties for great deals on dining, vacation rentals, and recreation. Think of the friendly team at Village Properties as your local Sunriver guides.


Spring Activities in Beautiful Sunriver, Oregon

Whether you are traveling as a family or spending a weekend with friends, Central Oregon is the place to be this spring! With outdoor sports and winter adventures coming to an end, now is the time to start planning your spring activities in Sunriver.

Kick-Off Spring with March Mudness

What better way to say goodbye to the snow than to say hello to the mud? Nothing says I love you quite like slinging mud in the faces of your family and friends!

The 1.5-mile annual event is geared for all ages and offers a timed, competitive race in addition to lots of laughter, of course. Participants can expect challenging obstacles including a watery slide at the finish line, a climbing wall, balance beams, and a famed army crawl. Come prepared to frolic in filth—swim goggles are highly recommended so you can keep an eye on the finish line!

March Mudness will be held on March 24th. Beneficiaries include the American Cancer Society, La Pine-Sunriver Relay for Life, Sunriver Citizens Patrol, Shop with a Cop, and the Sunriver Fire Department.

More Sunriver Spring Activities

The Sunriver Library hosts kid-friendly events throughout the year, though perhaps none is as celebrated as the annual LEGO Block Party, featuring hundreds of different LEGOs. Groups will be in ages 3-5, ages 6-11, and all ages. The annual event is held at different times at all Deschutes Public Library locations.

Did you have an awesome time at Bend’s Winterfest, or did you miss out on all the fun? Here’s your second chance – The Mt. Bachelor Subaru Winterfest will be held April 1st and 2nd. Central Oregon’s lifestyle tour for skiers takes place at Mt. Bachelor and will feature live music, daily giveaways, free VIP parking for Subaru owners, and most importantly, s’mores.

Village Properties has been helping people from all over the world plan their vacations in Sunriver for more than 30 years. Whether you’re looking for adventure, family time, or a romantic weekend for two, give us a call—we’ll help you find everything you need.

Mt. Bachelor | A Great Destination for Spring Skiing

Do you love spring skiing? If the very thought conjures up images of crystal blue skies, sunshine, and t-shirts, then you’re in luck. It’s not too late to fit one more ride down the glistening mountain slopes on Mt. Bachelor before the season ends.

Many resorts close on or before Easter in April, however, Bachelor enjoys one of the longest ski seasons in North America. Mid-mountain snowfall on Bachelor is at 438-inches since October, that promises to stick around well into late May, so skiers and snowboarders will find plenty of spring skiing and other outdoor activities throughout early spring in Sunriver.

Mt. Bachelor Early Spring Events

Cascade Crest Nordic Ski Marathon and Relay
A favorite spring event for skate and cross country skiers is the 2017 Cascade Crest Nordic Ski Marathon and Relay. This year’s event promises something for everybody and will be held Friday, March 10th through Sunday, March 12th. The event courses will have breathtaking views of the Cascades including Broken Top Mountain.

10 Barrels Hella Big Air
Central Oregon’s must-attend event for snowboarders and skiers from near and far is the 10 Barrel Hella Big Air. The competition, which promises to be bigger and wilder than ever, pays tribute to the nineties and will be held Saturday, March 25th. Riders and skiers from the West Coast will be showing off their skills on 70-foot jumps for a shot at a sizable prize purse in addition to other great prizes and giveaways.

It’s been an excellent winter for skiing at Mt. Bachelor, and the solid base is sure to please spring skiers, boarders, and outdoor adventurers of all ages and skill levels. When you combine one of the deepest snowpack in the country, great springtime skiing, and outstanding accommodations provided by Village Properties, you have three more reasons to put Sunriver on your spring vacation list this year.

Book your spring ski vacation today and start making memories that will last a lifetime.