The 2019 HAPO Columbia Cup will mark the 54th time Unlimited Hydroplanes have raced on the Columbia River. This year’s event, like the inaugural in 1966, will most likely have 12 Unlimited's in attendance. But the modern Unlimited Hydroplane has very little in common with those first boats that churned the waters of the Columbia River. The hydroplanes of today are almost more plane than hydro. They are thirty foot long; 7,000 pound wings that glide over the water with only the bare minimum of the boat making contact with the river. Powered by turbine engines capable of nearly 3,000 hp, the boats can reach straightaway speeds close to 200 miles per hour. Qualifying lap averages in the mid 160 mph range are common with the faster boats in the fleet. To put…
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2019 69th Annual Art In The Park at Howard Amon Park, Richland Washington. Experience an explosive event which brings together Tri-Cities' passionate artists and art lovers as the Allied Association opens its 69th Annual Art in the Park on Friday and Saturday, July 26-27 at Howard Amon Park, George Washington Way, and Lee Boulevard in Richland, Washington.
The 69th Annual Art In The Park
Allied Arts Association and Gallery provide art awareness and development for the Mid-Columbia region of Washington State. It also includes art education in the cities of Pasco, Kennewick, Richland, and surrounding areas. The show features a wide variety of art. The park will be filled with artists’ booths where you can find beautiful creations for yourself or for
Woman Work: All-Women Art show
Jul. 12, 2019
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
DrewBoy Creative | Richland, WA
DrewBoy Creative presents its first-ever All-Women art show. Come celebrate female artists in our community at this juried show highlighting women of the Tri and their work.
Annie Warren | Shannan Julson | Grace Calibo | Sena Clara Creston | Brenda Wiesner | Tara Clark | Madison Rosenbaum | Amanda Becerra | Heidi Elkington | Heather Poncho | Megan Hopp | Bunneah Munkeah | Hailey Blanco | Consuelo Soto Murphy | Emily Richman | Krystyna Goodman
As always, DrewBoy Creative events are free, but if you do have the capacity to give the suggested donation is $4 at the door.
Image: "paper Dolls", Bunneah Munkeah.
Sponsor: Numerica Credit…
2019 See 3 Slam Basketball Tournament Sponsored by Tri-CU Credit Union and presented by Sunrise Rotary and the City of Richland on July 13, 2019, from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm. Registration for the See 3 Slam Basketball Tournament is open at www.see3slam.com.
About the See 3 Slam Tournament Event
To highlight the See 3 Slam Tournament event is the 3-on-3 basketball tournament which is open for all ages. There will be food vendors and entertainment to further make this sports event for all. Exhibition games and clinics, as well as youth academy and exciting contests, will also be a part of this much-awaited tournament.
The weekend events start Friday, July 12th through Sunday, July 14th. In addition to the basketball, food, and entertainment, there is…
Are you looking for something to do this weekend in the Tri-Cities Washington or in the surrounding area? Then check this out! I have put together a list of 25 things to do in the Tri-Cities Washington.
- Enjoy walking/running/biking the Sacajawea Heritage Trail in Kennewick Washington.
- Check out the Largest open-air Farmer's Market in Washington for your fresh produce purchase.
- History buffs will enjoy all the information presented at the Franklin County Historical Museum.
- Wrap up summer by enjoying the Benton Franklin County Fair and Rodeo towards the end of August.
- Take a tour of the Columbia River on a Jetboat ride, Columbia River Journey offers several different tours up and down the Columbia River.
- Test out some fine Mexican
BBQ & BLUES | Music Festival
Jul. 6, 2019
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Red Lion Hotel & Conference Center | Pasco, WA
BBQ & BLUES | Music Festival
At the Red Lion Hotel & Conference Center Pasco
BBQ & BLUES Music Festival w/ Big Llou Johnson and Franco Paletta and The Stingers!
Celebrate Independence Day weekend on Saturday July 6, 2019 at the Red Lion Pasco. See the 2013 Blues Music Award Winner Big Llou Johnson perform live on stage at the Red Lion Pasco.
The barbecue will feature barrel pit smoked Tri-Tip, Pork Ribs, Housemade Bratwurst, Pulled Chicken Sliders, Grilled Shrimp, plus enjoy all the traditional barbecue sides and fixings. Plus enjoy a taste of authentic Indian food. Cool off with drink specials including domestic beers, cocktails, and frozen…