By Lynn Johns

Mountain biking, hiking, skiing, snowboarding and kayaking are some of the reasons why people come to this area every year but in recent years more people are visiting towns like Sisters, Redmond and Bend to check out Central Oregon Breweries.

If you’ve been thinking about vacationing in Central Oregon and want to visit some of the area’s best breweries, this post will cover the best breweries in Redmond and Bend for beer, food, live music and more.


Wild Ride Brewing

Address – 332 SW 5th Street, Redmond

Since it’s opening in May, Wild Ride Brewing has quickly become one of the most popular breweries in Central Oregon and besides having great beer, this brewery is a cool place to hang out and have dinner or listen to live music.

Cascade Lakes Brewing Company

Address – 2141 SW 7th Street, Redmond

Cascade Lakes Brewing Company has been a part of Redmond since 1994 and brews at least five beers all year long including their awesome Blonde Bombshell.


Deschutes Brewing Company

Address – 1044 NW Bond Street, Bend

It’s the “grandfather” of Oregon brewing and still going strong after all these years. At Deschutes Brewing Company you will find many of their great beers on tap including their selects and seasonal beers, like their Jubelale, which is only available from September to December.

Silver Moon Brewing Company

Address – 24 NW Greenwood Ave, Bend

Besides having some of the best beer in Central Oregon, Silver Moon Brewing Company also offers great food and awesome live music each week.

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To learn more about the best Central Oregon Breweries, or to view homes for sale in the area contact me, Lynn Johns, Principal Broker with Central Oregon Resort Realty by calling me at (541) 408-2944 or emailing me at