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2019 Benton County Fair and Rodeo: The Best Week of the SummerThis year the 2019 Benton Franklin Fair and Rodeo is “The Best Week of the Summer.” Come check out all the fair has to offer, as with every year this year has a ton of fun for all ages. To start things off there is a Demolition Derby and The Grand Parade on August 17th.  You can also download the complete fair schedule here.

There will be kiddie rides for the little ones and larger adrenaline pumping, carnival rides for the older ones. One could spend the whole day wandering through the exhibits, meeting new people, trying new food, and admiring the craftsmanship on display. There are also a wide variety of animals for show including sheep, cows, pigs, ducks, bunnies, and more. Of course, there is also the Rodeo at starting at 7:00pm, where there are

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Riverfest at Columbia Park Lampson Pits Kennewick WashingtonRiverfest 2019 | Sep. 7, 2019 | 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM | Columbia Park/Lampson Pits | Kennewick, WA

RiverFest is a FREE family event that pays tribute to the many benefits of the Federal Hydropower system with a focus on the lower Snake River Dams. There will be educational exhibits, food vendors, speakers, hands-on learning experiences, entertainment, and fun for the whole family! #DamProud #RiverFest2019TC #HydroFlowsHere

Businesses, community organizations and people of all walks of life throughout the region have joined together to host RiverFest 2019. RiverFest is a FREE, fun, and educational family event, featuring exhibitors, vendors, and entertainment to showcase all the benefits of the Federal Columbia River Power System and highlight the

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Three Rivers Folklife's Tumbleweed Music Festival, Howard Amon Park Richland, WashingtonThree Rivers Folklife Society has put on the Tumbleweed Music Festival every year and on August 30, 31, & September 1, 2019 the festival will be celebrating their 23rd annual festival. Bring the whole family out and enjoy some wonderful music, scrumptious food, and a walk through the park looking at what the different vendors have to display in Richland Washington's Howard Amon Park. If you are interested there will also be workshops to attend, here is a list of the workshops offered. Every year we love to take a stroll through the park listening to the various musical groups and letting the kids play. We can’t go to the festival without getting a few Philly Cheesesteak sandwiches from one of the food vendors for the family to share, they are delicious.

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Cuisine de Vin | Aug. 16, 2019 | 7:00 PM - 11:00 PM | Terra Blanca Winery | Benton City, WA

Quisine de Vin Children's Development Center Fundraiser  | Terra Blanca Winery, Benton City, WA

Visit this over 21 casual fun-filled evening in support of Children's Developmental Center! This fundraiser pairs Red Mountain Wines and local Micro-Brews with Tapas prepared by our areas Top Chefs and has sold out for the past 5 years! Silent Auction, Mystery Wine and Raffles are available. Music DJ through Platinum Entertainment.

General Admission $65/pp through July 31st | VIP Tickets $110/pp through July 31st and includes the General Admission plus a pre-function party with library wine tasting starting at 5:30 PM

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Second Saturday Uptown Shopping Center Art Walk in Richland WashingtonSecond Saturday Uptown Shopping Center Art Walk in the Uptown Shopping Center, Richland WA | August 10, 2019 | 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

On the second Saturday of every month join dozens of local artists and performers in a walk around the Uptown. Become inspired, meet the artists, look at the art and swap lies with a barber. Come see what everyone is talking about!

Kids crafts, beautiful stones, sidewalk art, watercolors, acrylics and sketches, prints and art cards... and live presentations!

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50th Annual Columbia Cup Hydroplane Races On The Columbia River 2015The 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 Washington2019 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

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2019 Woman Work: All-Women Art show at DrewBoy Creative, Richland WAWoman 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.

Participating Artists:
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

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See 3 Slam Basketball Tournament Presented by Tri-City Sunrise Rotary and the City of Richland, WA2019 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

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Tri-Cities Washington Things To DoAre 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.

  1. Enjoy walking/running/biking an the Sacajawea Heritage Trail in Kennewick Washington.
  2. Check out the Largest open air Farmer's Market in Washington for your fresh produce purchase.
  3. History buffs will enjoy all the information presented at the Franklin County Historical Museum.
  4. Wrap up summer by enjoying the Benton Franklin County Fair and Rodeo towards the end of August.
  5. Take a tour of the Columbia River on a Jet boat ride, Columbia River Journey offers several different tours up and down the Columbia River.
  6. Test out some fine Mexican
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