September Festivals You Don’t Want to Miss!

Summer may be ending but the fun continues in the Yakima Valley with many different festivals in September you’ll want to make time to attend. Harvest Party “Return to Vinoritaville” at Silverlake Winery September 1st,  12pm-6pm. Help Silverlake Winery celebrate grape harvest! Compete in a friendly grape stomping competition or participate in one of their … Continue reading September Festivals You Don’t Want to Miss!

White Water Rafting

Experience the thrill of the fastest whitewater in Washington State! For one short month(September), the Tieton River becomes a wild ride on Class 3 rapids, dropping 55 feet of elevation each mile! Known as the “flip-flop,” this special time of year happens every September when the water flowing out of the Rimrock Reservoir is increased, … Continue reading White Water Rafting

Cruisin’ the Ave!

“Grab that special one and jump into your candy-colored custom or your screamin’ machine, and cruise downtown.” – opening line from American Graffiti “Cruise the Ave” nights are still alive in Downtown Yakima! The Downtown Association of Yakima hosts four cruise nights throughout the summer. Classic cars from all eras drive up and down Yakima … Continue reading Cruisin’ the Ave!

Let’s Go Swimming!

Need to beat the heat?  Cool off with a refreshing dip in a pool, lake or river! The Yakima Valley has a ton of places to boat, float, fish, kayak and swim, so get out there and find a spot to cool down! IN THE LAKE! Bumping Lake: Located off Highway 410, this lake was … Continue reading Let’s Go Swimming!