Three 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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The 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…
The 2017 HAPO Columbia Cup will be held on July 28, 2017, at 8:00 a.m. The event will take place at the Columbia Park in Kennewick, WA. For more details, visit the website of the Tri-City Water Follies.
HAPO Columbia Cup: Unlimited Hydroplanes Event
The 2017 HAPO Columbia Cup also represents the 52nd time a race of Unlimited Hydroplanes will take place on the Columbia River. For this year, there will be 12 Unlimiteds attending the event. It will be noticed that this year's boats are characterized by more modern features compared to the boats which participated the race in the previous years.
The 2017 HAPO Columbia Cup on July 28 will feature the Dash for Cash event where the top four teams have to beat each other for an exciting cash prize. Don't…
Water2Wine Cruises LLC is pleased to present the Paint Night with Mindful Art on August 1, 2017, from 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Water2Wine Cruises LLC is stationed at 608 Williams Boulevard, Richland, WA. For more details, visit the website of Water2Wine Cruises LLC.
Paint Night: Come Aboard and Be Creative
Community members are cordially invited to join the Paint Night with Mindful Art. The event offers a unique painting experience since participants will create a work of art while aboard at M/Y Chrysalis. It's the first painting night cruise that Water2Wine Cruises LLC will host and it is open to all painters and aspiring painters, or anyone with or without experience.
The Paint Night with Mindful Art event package includes two and a half hour of…
Join the Relay for Life of Columbia River on May 20, 2017, from 10:00 a.m. until 10:00 p.m. The event will take place at John Dam Plaza, at 800 Jadwin Avenue, Richland, WA. For more details, visit the Relay of Columbia River page at American Cancer Society's website.
Relay for Life of Columbia River
Relay for Life of Columbia River with the theme 'Paint Your World Purple' is centered in celebrating the life of cancer survivors and the people who are taking care of them. The event also aims to raise funds to support the fight against cancer.
The opening ceremony will take place at 10:00 a.m. The lap for the survivors and caregivers will go after the ceremony. They will then have their brunch and join the entire team for a walk. The organizers will…
Join the 14th Annual Columbia River Cowboy Gathering and Music Festival on April 14, 15, and 16, 2017. The event will be held at Benton County Fairgrounds, at 1500 S. Oak St., Kennewick, WA. For more details, visit the website of Columbia River Cowboy Gathering or call 509-851-4287.
About the 14th Annual Columbia River Cowboy Gathering and Music Festival
The 14th Annual Columbia River Cowboy Gathering and Music Festival will start at 12:00 noon on the 14th. Entertainment will be provided by a great performer, Lacy J. Dalton. Gary Allegretto, also known as the Harmonicowboy, will present a workshop on playing the Harmonica. On the 15th, the fun will begin at 9:00 a.m. Mike Morgan and Billy Dean will entertain the audience with spectacular performances.
The Columbia Basin Badger Club will host a presentation on the Columbia River Treaty on December 8, 2016, at 11:30 a.m. This event will be held at the Shilo Inns, located at 50 Comstock St., Richland, WA. For more details, please visit the Columbia River Treaty page at the Columbia Basin Badger Club's website.
About the Columbia River Treaty
Columbia River is a fundamental part of the Pacific Northwest. In 1964, the Columbia River Treaty between the U.S. and Canada has been put into effect. It has brought hydropower and flood control, and strengthen the economy of the Pacific Northwest. Starting September 16, 2024, the two nations have to compromise. There is an issue of termination of provisions involving the Columbia River Treaty and it's important
The 2016 Lighted Boat Parade will take place on December 2 and 3, from 6:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. The parade will begin at the Cable Bridge at Clover Island, at 435 Clover Island Dr., Kennewick, WA. For more details, please visit the Lighted Boat Parade's website.
About the 2016 Lighted Boat Parade
Join the 2016 Lighted Boat Parade and indulge in the beauty of the Columbia River as it glows with colorful streaks of light! This event has been successful last year and this time, more spectators are expected to come. The parade will start at the Cable Bridge at Clover Island, then move up on the Kennewick side of the Columbia Park. The parade will turn at Howard Amon Park in Richland, following the same course on its way back to the Clover Island. An
Join the 36th Annual Trios Health Tri-Cities Rivers and Wine Marathon and Relay on October 30, 2016. This event will run from 8:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. The marathon course will be along the Columbia River footpaths. For more details, please visit the Trios Health Tri-Cities Rivers & Wine Marathon and Relay page at Trios Health's website.
About the 36th Annual Trios Health Tri-Cities Rivers and Wine Marathon and Relay
The 36th Annual Trios Health Tri-Cities Rivers and Wine Marathon and Relay is not only a fundraising event that promotes fitness, this will also give prominence to the beauty of the Columbia River. The course of the race is made suitable for both beginners and seasoned athletes. The 36th Annual Trios Health Tri-Cities Rivers and Wine
Particles on the Wall - Travelling Art Exhibit will be held beginning June 29,2016, at the Hanford Reach Interpretive Center. The exhibit is open from 10:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Hanford Reach Interpretive Center is located at 1943 Columbia Park Trl, Richland, WA. For more details, visit the Particles on the Wall - Travelling Art Exhibit page on Facebook.
About Particles on the Wall - Travelling Art Exhibit
The Particles on the Wall is an art exhibit that will run from June 29 to October 21, 2016. This exhibit will feature works of art, science and history as a means to delve into Hanford, Columbia River, and the Atomic Age. Particles on the Wall will also give prominence to visual art, literary works, memorabilia and scientific displays in order to pore