Found 11 blog entries tagged as Columbia Park.

GESA Credit Union Turkey Trot Fun Run to Benefit Benton Franklin Red Cross2022 GESA Credit Union Turkey Trot Fun Run to Benefit Benton Franklin Red Cross
This Thanksgiving, the Benton Franklin Red Cross will be holding its Turkey Trot to benefit the Benton/Franklin chapter of the American Red Cross. The Turkey Trot includes a 1-mile fun run and a 5k run, both races begin at 9:00 am at the stage area of Columbia Park in Kennewick Washington (across from the playground of dreams). 

Water stations will be set up in the 5K course at about the 1-mile and 2-mile markers; no water station for the 1 mile. The results of the Turkey Trot will not be recorded or published, but there will be a clock at the finish line for runners to check their time. 

Frequently Asked Questions: 

  • Where and when can I "Trot"? We are so excited to…

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RiverFest

RiverFest 2022 | October 8, 2022 | 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM | Columbia Park | 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! 

Businesses, community organizations, and people from all walks of life throughout the region have joined together to host RiverFest 2022. 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 four lower Snake River dams including navigation,…

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The 2023 57th Annual Columbia Cup Hydroplane Races On The Columbia River & Water Follies July 28-30, 2023 in Kennewick's Tri-Cities WA

50th Annual Columbia Cup Hydroplane Races On The Columbia River 2015About the Annual Columbia Cup Hydroplane Races On The Columbia River | Water Follies 
The 2023 HAPO Columbia Cup will mark the 57th time Unlimited Hydroplanes have raced on the Columbia River. This year’s event, like the inaugural in 1966, will most likely have 12 Unlimiteds 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.…

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Civil War: Living History and Reenactment | Presented by the Mid-Columbia Libraries in KennewickThe Mid-Columbia Libraries is pleased to present the Civil War: Living History and Reenactment on September 17 and 18, 2016. The event will run from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. on both days. This event will be held at Columbia Park, Kennewick. For more details, please visit the Civil War page at the Mid-Columbia Libraries' website.

About the Civil War: Living History and Reenactment
The Civil War: Living History and Reenactment will be presented by the Mid-Columbia Libraries with the help of the City of Kennewick and the Washington Civil War Association. This is a great opportunity for everyone to engage in the history of the American Civil War. Participants get to have a glimpse of the kind of weapons used during those days. There will also be fashion…

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30th Annual River of Fire Festival: A Day-Long Event Highlighted by a Spectacular Firework Display at Columbia Park | Kennewick The HAPO Community Credit Union will be presenting the 30th Annual River of Fire Festival on the 4th of July, 2016. This event will start at 7:00 a.m. and will be held at the Columbia Park Trail, Kennewick, WA. For more details, please visit the River of Fire Festival page at Kord 102.7's website. 

About the Tri-Cities River of Fire Festival 2016
The 30th Annual River of Fire Festival will begin with fun activities for the little ones at the Kids Area. Paddle board rental will be available on the site. There will also be vendors of crafts and foods. The guests can enjoy the Heritage Booth, which will be set up at the venue to provide photo opportunities with the characters from the American history. The River of Fire Festival will also feature special…

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Mariachi and More Festival 2016 Presented by the Tri-Cities Hispanic Chamber of Commerce | Columbia Park, KennewickThe Mariachi Y Mas Festival or Mariachi and More Festival 2016 is set on June 26, 2016, from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. This event will be held at the Columbia Park in Kennewick. For more information, please visit the Tri-Cities Hispanic Chamber of Commerce's website.

About the Mariachi and More Festival 2016
The Mariachi and More Festival is a yearly event that is comprised of several outdoor activities which can be enjoyed by the whole family. There will be great music and live performances to entertain the attendees, as well as a number of food vendors to further make the event festive. Mariachi and More Festival aims to provide an opportunity to local businesses to mingle with the community. The Mariachi and More Festival agenda also include a golf…

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Worldwide Photo Walk War Memorial In Columbia Park Kennewick, WashingtonWorldwide Photo Walk is a walk for everyone happening on Saturday, October 3. The organizer is encouraging not only the photo enthusiasts but everybody to be part of this event. You can bring any kind of cameras you like. 

About Worldwide Photo Walk
The main purpose of this walk is to enjoy the park and meet some photo fans and fellows. The Photo walk will start from War Memorial in Columbia Park and will be trekking along the river.

This will be a slow walk to give the participants time and opportunity to aim and shoot their cameras for their perfect shot and enjoy the nature view and the wildlife. The walk will end where it started. The group will proceed to a local diner which is still to be discussed to have lunch and to give some time to…

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Civil War Living History & Reenactment In Kennewick, WashingtonOn Saturday, September 19 and Sunday, September 20 there will be a Civil War Living History and Reenactment at Columbia Park in Kennewick, Washington from 9:00 in the morning until 5:00 in the afternoon. This event is free.

Civil War Living History and Reenactment
Be engrossed in the history of the American Civil War. This is your chance to not only enjoy a close up look at the weaponry, fashion, and camp life of the era but be informed as well. Take in live skirmish reenactments as well as cavalry and artillery demonstrations, a veterans’ memorial service, Q & A with President Lincoln, and much more. This event is free and open to the public.

Columbia Park is located at 5111 Columbia Park Trail in Kennewick, Washington. 

For more details please…

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Annual Kids Fishing Day - Columbia Park Pond Kennewick, WashingtonOn the evening of Friday, May 8, the annual Special Needs Fishing Event will be held at Columbia Park Pond in Kennewick. Participants will need to register with the ARC of the Tri-Cities or by phone at 509-783-1131. The event will be held from 5:00 to 7:00 in the evening.

And on Saturday, May 9 register your child in Kennewick’s annual Kid’s Fishing Day at the Columbia Park Fishing Pond. Fishing times are scheduled at 9:00 a.m., 10:30 a.m., noon, and 1:30 p.m.

About the Event
Kids Outdoor Education (KOE), a local non-profit group, is sponsoring two days of fishing for kids between the ages of 5 and 14 and local residents with special needs. A new rod and reel is included with your registration. The Saturday event fills fast so please register as…

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Walk MS: Tri-Cities At Columbia Park In Kennewick, WashingtonOn Saturday, April 11 come and be a part of the celebration of the 25th year of Walk MS. The event is happening at Columbia Park in Kennewick, Washington from 9:00 in the morning until 1:00 in the afternoon.

Schedule:
Opening Ceremony: 9:45 a.m.
Walk begins at 10:00 a.m.

Registration is free, but fundraising is encouraged. Raise $100 or more and get a Walk MS T-shirt!

Details of the Walk MS: Tri-Cities 2015
This year marks the event's 25th year of the event. All members of the community are invited to join in the festivities at our "Walker Village" as we gather together to move closer to a world free of MS.

If you have any questions please contact Kate Scotece at kate.scotece@nmss.org or 509-742-5173.

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