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
We may not have much snow this winter, but that means it’s easy to get outdoors and enjoy the crisp fresh air! Take a brisk winter walk on one of these trails and enjoy the nature of the Yakima Valley, from shrub step to wetlands. If it ends up snowing, you can always bring the … Continue reading Winter Trail Walks
A Monarch Butterfly released in Downtown Yakima was found on September 22, 2017, 611 miles away in the San Francisco Bay area on its way to Mexico. Ninety tagged Monarchs were set free from the Yakima Convention Center Plaza by butterfly expert Dr. David James that day. The flight to California took 57 days. We … Continue reading Nature’s Wonder: A Butterfly Migration
There are exciting new developments in the Yakima Valley for 2018. If you haven’t visited in a while there are lots of new restaurants, breweries, wineries, and hotels in the works! Look for these businesses the next time you are in the Yakima Valley. NEW RESTAURANTS Gasperetti’s Gourmet Restaurant an icon in Yakima for over … Continue reading New For 2018
Ring in the New Year in the Yakima Valley! No matter what kind of party you’re looking for, there is something for everyone this New Year’s Eve. From dance parties to special dinners and even New York New Year’s celebrations! There is even a celebration for the kids! Here are some choice locations to party! White … Continue reading Celebrate the New Year!
The holidays are exciting times, with out-of-town family members visiting and little ones looking forward to Santa coming down the chimney. With all that energy to burn off, you might want to find a way to keep the kiddos busy for awhile. There are lots of seasonal events to take advantage of, and there are … Continue reading Winter Activities for the Kids