Bids & Proposals

Bids & Proposals

`Planning & Design/Construction Projects:

Bend Park and Recreation District utilizes public works contracts to complete project work. These projects are posted on line at, a service offered by Central Oregon Builders Exchange. You can view plans for BPRD’s current projects out for competitive bid at:

You can find information concerning the district’s current development projects on our Current Projects page.


Pavilion Naming Rights RFP:

The Bend Park and Recreation District (“BPRD”) is soliciting proposals for the naming rights for a new open-air recreation facility informally referred to as the Simpson Pavilion (the “Pavilion”).  The Pavilion is currently under construction at SW Bradbury Dr. and SW Simpson Ave. in southwest Bend.  BPRD will accept proposals from individuals or firms who would pay for the right to place their name or their company’s name in designated areas for the purpose of supporting community recreation programming and ensuring access to recreation services for all people.

The solicitation documents will be available Monday, May 11, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. Sealed proposals for the Pavilion naming rights will be received by Don Horton, Executive Director, at the BPRD Offices, 799 SW Columbia St., Bend, OR  97702, until 2:00 pm,  Thursday, June 11, 2015 (see addendum no. 1 for a revised solicitation schedule), at which time the proposals will be opened, and the names of the proposers recorded.

Prospective proposers may view the Pavilion site plan and signage information at this link:

Solicitation Documents:

Addendum No. 1 – Issued May 12, 2015

Request for Proposals – Open Air Recreation Facility Naming Rights

Attachment A – Pavilion Naming Agreement 

Don Horton, the Bend Park & Recreation District’s Executive Director, is available to meet with all potential proposers to discuss the RFP prior to its closing. If you wish to meet with Don, please contact Vanessa DeMoe, Assistant to the Executive Director, to schedule a meeting at or 541-706-6151.


Park Concessionaire:

Occassionally, there are opportunities for concessions in our parks. However, there are not any available at this time.