Start the day off with the Bend Ale Run This breathtaking half marathon course is brand new to Central Oregon. Sweeping views of the Cascade Mountain Range allow you to see Mt. Hood, Mt. Jefferson, Three Fingered Jack, North, Middle, and South Sisters, and finally Mt. Bachelor. The race ends at the Bend Ale Festival in the Northwest Crossing Neighborhood, where you can taste 40 brews from 20 different breweries. All ages are welcome at the Bend Ale Festival.