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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! We have put together a list of 25 things to do in the Tri-Cities Washington.

We have updated this list to reflect the Covid-19 climate.  Where there is a "Covid-19" next to the thing to do, then either the event has been canceled or other Covid-19 issue.  Still, we recommend you first check out your thing to do before leaving home!

  1. Enjoy walking/running/biking the Sacajawea Heritage Trail in Kennewick Washington.
  2. Check out the Largest open-air Farmer's Market in Washington for your fresh produce purchase. Covid-19
  3. History buffs will enjoy all the information presented at the Franklin County Historical Museum. 
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2019 Benton County Fair and Rodeo: The Best Week of the SummerWe will update the 2020 2021 Benton Franklin Fair and Rodeo information as we receive it:

The 2020 Benton Franklin Fair and Rodeo is postponed and the 2021 Benton Franklin Fair and Rodeo will be held on August 24th through 28th 2021 and is still “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.  You can also download the complete fair schedule here.

The following is from the 2020 fair, of which is canceled, but still, there might be some useful information for the year to come, Covid-19 permitting:

There will be kiddie rides for the little ones and larger adrenaline pumping, carnival rides for

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Second Saturday Uptown Shopping Center Art Walk in Richland WashingtonNot sure what is going on with Second Saturday Uptown Shopping Center Art Walk in Richland given the current Covid-19 climate, but we are certainly missing this artsy event.  Stay tuned...

From previous entries on Art Walk:

Second 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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2019 69th Annual Art In The Park at Howard Amon Park, Richland Washington

Apparently the 2020 70th Annual Art In The Park at Howard Amon Park, Richland WA is still on.  From their website:

We are so glad you are interested in applying for Art in the Park! We love this show! For the past 67 years, Allied Arts’ annual Art in the Park has been a major Tri-Cities event and it draws thousands of visitors every year. It is my privilege to direct this show and I’m looking forward to working with you and meeting new artists.

We are using ZAPP, an online festival application. You will be able to set up a free profile and use that profile to apply for Art in the Park. If you have set up a profile previously, simply add any new work to your existing profile. Please read the information about the show thoroughly. That will be a

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What is going on with this year's 2020 Riverfest? Not sure what else to post except that our family will miss it if Covid-19 has it's say in this year's 2020 Riverfest.

From last year's Riverfest:

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

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2019 Woman Work: All-Women Art show at DrewBoy Creative, Richland WANot sure what is happening with the Women Work Art Show, but hopefully there will be one this year.  Stay tuned...

Last year's blog entry:

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.

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

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Wings of Freedom Tour at the Pasco Aviation Museum | Hosted by Save the Old NAS Pasco Control TowerWings of Freedom Tour at the Pasco Aviation Museum | Hosted by Save the Old NAS Pasco Control Tower | 4102 N Stearman Ave, Pasco, WA June 27th - June 30th

Come out and experience World War II history on the ground and in the air with the Wings of Freedom Tour! See our original WWII warbirds up-close and personal with walk-through tours of authentically restored interiors of the B-17 Flying Fortress and B-24 Liberator and see the B-25 Mitchell, P-51 Mustang, and P-40 Warhawk on the ramp as well.

Wings of Freedom Tour: An Exciting Aviation Exploration

The Wings of Freedom is a rare aviation event where visitors of all ages should not miss. Taking part in this event is almost like witnessing the whole of aviation history. The Wings of Freedom will

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REACH Foundation Annual Fundraiser Day's Pay, REACH Museum, Richland WAREACH Foundation Annual Fundraiser Day's Pay, REACH Museum, Richland WA | Jun. 20, 2019 | 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM

July 23, 1944, marked a historic moment in WWII for the United States Army Air Forces, as well as in the history of Richland and the Hanford area. Around 51,000 employees from Hanford Engineer Works donated a day’s pay towards the purchase of a B-17 bomber. This amazing effort to come together to share resources in contributing to the war effort displays how one community can make a difference. To keep the spirit of the Day’s Pay alive, the Reach Foundation holds an annual fundraiser that brings our community together to support how we share and inspire the history of our area, our current way of life, and what our future holds for the next

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2019 ACT Garden Arts Tour & Party ACT Box Office In Richland, WashingtonACT Garden Arts Tour & Party | Jun. 8, 2019 | 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM | Tri-Cities, WA

Be entertained as The Academy of Children’s Theater at the ACT Box Office, 213 Wellsian Way Richland, Washington will set a benefit tour to seven of the most wonderful gardens in the Tri-Cities on Saturday, June 8th from 10:00 am - 3:00 pm.  Garden Party from 3 pm-5 pm. 

Mark your calendars for Saturday, June 8 when ACT will present a showcase of some of the most amazing gardens in the Tri-Cities!  The self-guided tour of seven venues begins at 10 am and continues to 3 pm, when we adjourn to a beautiful riverfront estate for an official Garden Party event from 3 pm-5 pm.  This is the only garden tour in the Tri-Cities and we highlight each garden with a theme and an

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Tri-Cities Washington Things To DoSome of the larger events to do in the Tri-Cities for the month of June...

ACT Garden Arts Tour & Party
Jun. 8, 2019
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Tri-Cities, WA
Mark your calendars for Saturday, June 8 when ACT will present a showcase of some of the most amazing gardens in the Tri-Cities! The self-guided tour of five venues begins at 10 am and continues to 3 pm when we adjourn to a beautiful riverfront estate for an official Garden Party event from 3 pm-5 pm. This is the only garden tour in the Tri-Cities and we highlight each garden with a theme and an artistic element of some delightful sort! Tickets are $30 to both the tour and the party and will be available soon! Proceeds benefit the Academy of Children's Theatre.
Event Details:
Tri-Cities, WA
Contact:
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