Columbia River

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28th Annual River of Fire Festival Kennewick WashingtonThe Tri-City Regional Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that HAPO Community Credit Union will again be sponsoring the Annual River of Fire Festival in Columbia Park which takes place July 4th.  "HAPO has been around since 1953 and has always supported the community.  Their sponsorship of the River of Fire Festival has been huge in bringing great family entertainment and fun to the thousands that attend", said Lori Mattson, President/CEO of the Chamber.

The 28th Annual River of Fire Festival Presented by HAPO Community Credit Union is an all day family-friendly event. Activities included are kid's games, petting zoo and a lot more!

Live stage entertainment will be provided as well as some of the best food & commercial vendors around.  The

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Renegade Rage Obstacle Course Racing Mud Run In Kennewick WashingtonReady for the most vigorous and longest hardcore obstacle course? Then you are invited to the Renegade Rage OCR Mud Run on Saturday, June 21 at Ayers Road Kennewick Washington.

About the Event
The Renegade Rage is a course of the roughest terrain located along Columbia River with challenging obstacles for the fierce competitor. Join the race while enjoying scenic views of the Columbia River and a terrain that will surely try anyone’s degree of fitness.

Competitive heat comes first and starts at 7:30 in the morning.Every wave thereafter starts every 30 minutes. There is approximately 100 per wave. Junior Race times are 11 in the morning and 1:00 in the afternoon.

For more information go to http://www.renegaderage.com/

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Fantasy Gardens Art Reception At Esvelt Gallery, Pasco WashingtonDo you want to be see sculptures and digital artwork? If so, you are cordially invited on Tuesday, June 17 for the Fantasy Gardens Art Reception happening at Esvelt Gallery, Columbia Basin.

What is Fantasy Garden?
Fantasy Garden is an art show reception that will take place in Columbia Basin College located at 2600 N 20th Avenue Pasco, Washington from 5:30 until 7:30 in the evening on the said date.

The reception will feature artists David O. Blacketer and Randy Berglund. David will be showing off ceramic sculpture and Randy will be displaying digital artwork.

More Details about the Event
Admission is FREE! Check out the event page here.

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Second Saturday At WAAAM Air And Auto Museum, Hood River OregonRide antique cars and watch the antique planes take off and land on Saturday, June 14 as WAAAM gets the engines running. Everyone will surely enjoy living history at its finest!

The WAAAM Air & Auto Museum
The museum has the largest collections of flying antique airplanes and automobiles in the country. Get a chance to see their collection of antique aircraft including the 1917 Curtiss JN-4D Jenny featuring an OX-5 90 HP engine, our Piper Cub and WACO collections, the Aeronca collection, the Stearman collection and many more amazing aircraft. 

They also have over 130 cars in the collection at last count and motorcycles like Harley Davidsons, Indians, Cushmans and a lot more!

More Details
The action starts between 10:00 in the morning until 2:00 in

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American Cancer Society's Relay For Life of Columbia River in Richland WashingtonIf you want to be a part of a wonderful event that can help cancer patients, please read this:

On Friday June 6 at 6:00 in the evening, everyone is invited to “The Relay For Life of Columbia River”, where you get a chance to be a part of an incredible and inspiring opportunity to unite as a community to honor cancer survivors, raise awareness about what we can do to reduce our cancer risk, and raise money to help the American Cancer Society fight the disease

The Relay For Life of Columbia River
Event location is Fran Rish Stadium 1350 Lee Boulevard, Richland, Washington. For more information please email cheri.stoker@cancer.org.

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Hanford Reach Interpretive Center Tour's Chasing the Ice Age Floods Richland WashingtonOn May 29, the Hanford Reach Interpretive Center, the preeminent showcase for advancing our understanding of the forces of man and nature that have shaped the Pacific Northwest, from the Ice Age Floods to the Manhattan Project and beyond located at 1943 Columbia Park Trail, Richland will have an 8 hour tour will that will trace the Missoula Floods and the lake bed of ancient Lake Lewis.

All About “Chasing the Ice Age Floods”
Experience for yourself the Ice Age Floods by land and by river. The tour will start at the Columbia River on board Columbia River Journey's jet boat through Wallula Gap. From the boat a tour of McNary Dam takes place. The next destination is at the River Grill where guests will have lunch and finally to the Sage Center.

What is

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Kennewick Washington, Group Health Inland Empire Century25, 50, 75, 100 Mile Bike Rides
Ride the rivers and wheat fields of Eastern Washington with this year's Group Health Inland Empire Century. Happening on May 10, the routes skirt both the Columbia and Yakima Rivers going through the parks and over the bridges and then taking the return route via the Horse Heaven Hills.

You can choose from 25 miles to more challenging 50, 75 or 100 miles tours showcasing the scenic beauty of the Lower Yakima/Columbia River valley. Get mesmerized with the river valley's vineyards, wheat fields and fruit orchards.

Details of the Tri Cities Bike Ride Routes
From Columbia Park riders will go east through Kennewick, across the Columbia to Pasco, then cross again to Richland, while other rides go on to Benton City. If you

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Evil Dead the Musical at Walla Walla’s Power House TheatreIf you’re looking for an unusual way to welcome the weekend, then make sure to book your tickets as early as now for Walla Walla’s presentation of Evil Dead the Musical that’s showing at Power House Theatre.

Evil Dead the Musical
The musical is a presentation of Last Chance Productions and is loosely based on the cult classic horror films Evil Dead, Evil Dead 2, and Army of Darkness. This hilarious live stage show combines all the elements of these horror films to create one of the craziest theatrical experiences of all time.

You can expect campy comedy, gory scenes, witty one-liners, lively music, and a deluge of fake blood. In fact, several rows of the Power House Theatre will be designated as “splatter zone seats”. So if you’re up for the

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Columbia River Cowboy Gathering and Music FestivalPut your cowboy hat on and polish those boots because the Tri Cities is celebrating the 11th Annual Columbia River Cowboy Gathering and Music Festival on April 11, 12, and 13 at the Benton County Fairgrounds in Kennewick.

Mark Your Calendars
You wouldn’t want to miss this event meant to raise funds for several good causes. It is Columbia River Cowboy Gathering’s mission “to preserve the western way of life by providing a festival honoring the cowboy way of life and heritage through music, poetry, western arts and goods, keeping the festival wholesome, family oriented and at an affordable price”. It is the organization’s goal to “provide financial assistance to various community and non-profit groups within our community as well as allowing the Columbia

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Fourteenth Annual Pooch and Pal Run Walk along the Columbia RiverYou are welcome to join this event with or without your pooch beside you. This is a 1-mile, 5k, or 10k run or walk happening along the Columbia River on March 22 at 9:00AM. Starting point for the event is at Columbia Point Marina in Richland (just behind Anthony’s).

Dogs and Dog Owners Unite
This is something for all dogs and dog owners to enjoy. There will be veterinarians and vendors present on the day of the event with giveaways, raffle draws, and more. Spudnut Shop in Richland will be donating free Spudnuts while Dutch Bros Coffee will sell coffee and cocoa for $2.00.

An Event to Benefit Homeless Dogs and Cats
Proceeds from this event are for the benefit of homeless dogs and cats, so they can find homes and families through Pet Over Population

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