The Yakima Valley has a running event for everyone in the family! From marathons through the Yakima River Canyon, to nighttime sprints through black lights to 5K’s through wine country, there’s a run that everyone in the family can get excited about! And these are just a few of the runs in the Yakima Valley; … Continue reading 7 of the Best Runs in the Yakima Valley!
Spring will be here soon, bringing with it warmer weather, Spring Break and opportunities for more fun outside. So grab the little ones and get ready for farm tours, exhibitions, theatre productions, kid’s movies, festivals, trolley rides and more. This is just a handful of the all the events going on, so mark your calendar … Continue reading Kid’s Spring Activities
Take a stroll around the Historic Barge-Chestnut Neighborhood of Yakima and enjoy the views of the classic homes that symbolize the historical changes of Yakima. Beginning your walk at the Yakima Valley Museum, during this three mile, one hour walk you will see homes built in every decade, starting in 1880 through the mid-1980’s. Of … Continue reading Walking Tour of Classic Homes
The majority of the 120 wineries in the Yakima Valley are family-owned and operated. Most are smaller, boutique wineries, which means you often get a chance to talk to the owners and winemakers when visiting. There are numerous stories of how the winemakers began their craft of making fine wines, but here are a few … Continue reading Family-Owned Wineries of the Yakima Valley
Fine red wines and delectable chocolate are more than enough reason to visit the Yakima Valley during Red Wine & Chocolate weekend, February 16-18. But there are lots of other things happening this weekend that make visiting even more enticing! Come for the award-winning wines and chocolate, but stay for the live music, the chance … Continue reading There’s More to Red Wine & Chocolate!
Planning something for that special someone this Valentine’s day? How about a weekend getaway to the Yakima Valley? Red Wine & Chocolate Weekend, February 17-19, is a Yakima Valley signature event where you get to taste wines paired with delectable chocolate at numerous Yakima Valley wineries, and it’s the perfect time to visit with your … Continue reading Romance in Wine Country
Start your day with a leisurely breakfast and a view of the surrounding hills,or grab a quick pastry and espresso before you head out on an adventure. The Yakima Valley has a spot that is sure to please! BRUNCH SPOTS Provisions Restaurant & Market: One of the newest restaurant in Yakima, serving specialty’s such … Continue reading Best Breakfast Spots