4 Of The Best Breweries In Sunriver, Bend, OR

If you are a fan of beer and visiting breweries, you should start planning a vacation to Sunriver and Bend, OR. Specifically in the Sunriver and Bend, Oregon area. For instance, Bend, Oregon, ranks third in America’s top cities with the most breweries per capita. The Deschutes County is well known for producing IPAs, lagers, porters, sours, and pretty much any microbrew specialty you can think of.  You will have no shortage of beer and beverage options when you visit. 

While touring all the local breweries, you’ll be sure to enjoy all the comforts of home when booking a vacation rental home with Village Properties at Sunriver. Take some time to plan out a brewery tour after finding the perfect vacation rental for your brew-cation.

Sunriver Brewing Co

Based right here in Sunriver, this brewery should be your first stop on your brew tour. Not only is this an outstanding brewery, but it’s a great restaurant too. You’ll be able to grab a pint of their year-round beers, award-winning brews, and limited experimental drinks. 

Mountain Jug

This is another brewery right here in Sunriver, OR. Mountain Jug rotates 12 of its outstanding brews year-round. The brewery houses more than 1,000 vinyl records to listen to, a vintage arcade console, an AC/DC pinball machine, and monthly arcade challenges. The shop is in Sunriver Business Park, just off Century Drive.

Immersion Brewing

Immersion Brewing is in Bend, OR, one of the more unique breweries in the area. The brewery has about 30 beers on tap, and if none of those beers is the one for you, you can try to make a beer yourself. Immersion Brewing is a one-of-a-kind brew-it-yourself experience. You and your party will need to book a time slot. They provide the recipe, equipment, and experts to lead you through the process. 

Crux Fermentation Project

This Bend OR brewery has a wide variety of beers on tap. The Crux Fermentation Project has non-alcoholic drinks and a long menu of food carts. The outside setting is lovely near the Cascade peaks. Find a table near the fire pit, lay a blanket, and sip your beers on the ground.

Drink In The Scenery And The Great Beer In Oregon

This is only the beginning of the best breweries you can visit in Sunriver and Bend when you stay at Village Properties at Sunriver. In addition, you can stop in at GoodLife Brewing, Monkless Belgian Ales, Boneyard Beer, and more. Bring a crowler back to your vacation rental too. Village Properties at Sunriver can help you stay cool with your brew, and you will have access to free SHARC passes. To hear more about our accommodations or have us walk you through your summer Oregon getaway, reach out to us at 888-236-9690. Or book with us online.

Why SHARC Is The Best Sunriver, OR, Attraction

With summer in full swing, you are probably looking for ways to stay cool and swim while on vacation. We have the best offer you can find in Sunriver. Our Sunriver vacation rentals come with free SHARC passes, giving you access to the best swimming, recreation, and entertainment in the area. A general admission pass to SHARC, which is limited, costs $28 for a 2-hour session per person. A free SHARC passes will save your family between $224 to $392 per person, per day, depending on how many SHARC passes come with your rental! It’s fun for the whole family and or simply a way to cool off and relax poolside. Here’s what you need to know about SHARC before visiting Sunriver, OR.

What Is SHARC?

SHARC is the Sunriver Homeowners Association Recreation Center and is the featured recreation and event center in Sunriver. Besides the premier water park, SHARC has heated indoor aquatics year-round, tennis and pickle-ball courts, and a disc golf course.

For those planning their visit to Sunriver in the winter months, there is a winter tubing hill!

How Can I Get A Free SHARC Pass?

You’ll receive this premium feature when booking your vacation home with Village Properties at Sunriver. You can find all of the properties that have free SHARC passes here.

What Can I Do In The SHARC?

Lots of stuff! Here’s a brief rundown of what you can do with your SHARC Pass.

  • Adult Hot Tub
  • Lap Lanes
  • Zero Entry to Shallow Pool   
  • Tot Bubblers, Spinners & Flowers   
  • Vortex Whirlpool   
  • Water Basketball
  • Body Slide & Tube Slide
  • Lazy River
  • Water Jungle Gym
  • And more!

Elle King on a couch.

What Kind Of Entertainment Does SHARC Offer?

There is a full schedule of music acts and events that SHARC guests can enjoy. The Sunriver Owners Association is excited to announce a ticketed concert featuring singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Elle King on Tuesday, June 21, in SHARC’s John Gray Amphitheater. In addition, there are free Sunday concerts, vendors, and family-friendly activities in the John Gray Amphitheater during the summer months.

Are There Things To Do Outside Of The Pool Areas?

Yep! There are many other activities to keep your family busy on dry land. Here is something to do out of the pool.

  • Basketball Court
  • Bocce Ball
  • Youth rock climbing structure
  • Propane barbecue 
  • Lounge in the large grassy areas
  • Disc golf
  • Eat at the SHARC Cafe
  • Tennis
  • Pickleball
  • The pass also gives holders access to the SROA boat launch

Join Us At The SHARC

The SHARC is the best way to cool off, have fun, and be entertained for the day in Sunriver, OR. A fantastic way to get the most out of your SHARC day is through Village Properties at Sunriver. We have many vacation homes that include air conditioning, so whatever you plan to do this summer, Village Properties at Sunriver can help you stay cool, and access free SHARC passes. To hear more about our accommodations or have us walk you through your summer Oregon getaway, reach out to us at 888-236-9690. Or book with us online.

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