Tagged : 2019

Found 15 blog entries tagged as "2019".

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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From this year's 2020 Columbia Cup Hydroplane Races on the Columbia River about next year's 2021 Columbia Cup Hydroplane Races on the Columbia River due to Covid-19:

"It is with great disappointment that we announce the 55th Annual Tri-City Water Follies event set for July 24-26, 2020 will be postponed. “This decision was not made lightly and was reached after much discussion and consultation with local leaders. With the available Safe Start Washington information, the board members voted to postpone,” says Kathy Powell, Event Director. “We have decided that due to the current COVID-19 policies it is not feasible to have an event on the last weekend of July in 2020. We are hoping to be able to hold the event later in the year, and would like to

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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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Three Rivers Folklife's Tumbleweed Music Festival, Howard Amon Park Richland, Washington2020 or 2021 Tumbleweeds Music Festival.

From the 2020 (maybe also 2021) Tumbleweeds Music Festival, Three Rivers Folklife website:
"Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Tumbleweed Music Festival will not be a physical event this year. To ensure that our Tumbleweed community may still safely gather while remaining safe at home, this year we are transitioning to TMF Virtual 2020. This will be an online festival - we are currently working to create the exact form. ​Stay tuned (here, btw: http://www.3rfs.org/tmf.htm) for more information!"

Well, we are excited that the 2020 Tumbleweeds Music Festival is not officially canceled. We'll stay tuned also with the anticipation we might once again bring our kiddos and pets to the festival, wherever it might

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Cuisine de Vin | Terra Blanca Winery | Benton City, WA

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

From the 2020 Cuisine de Vin Website:

Due to COVID-19 Pandemic, we are unable to hold Cuisine de Vin in August as we have for the past 13 year.  We hoped our community would be further along in the phased re-opening, but here we are mid-June and still in Phase 1.

We are now planning to hold the 14th Annual Cuisine de Vin on Friday, October 9, 2020 at the beautiful Terra Blanca Winery & Estate Vineyard in Benton City.  While this fundraising event will still offer a very casual fun evening with friends, it will be very different from year’s past.

This year’s event will host a 4-course wine dinner for 150 attendees.  With  smaller silent auction & live auctions, raffles, mystery wines,

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Celebrate Independence Day Weekend with BBQ & BLUES Music FestivalBBQ & 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

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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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