Thursday, June 23, 2016

Frazier Farmstead Museum Summer Festival

The annual Frazier Farmstead Museum Summer Festival is taking place on Saturday, June 25th.  Guests will enjoy dinner  and dancing to live music provided by Robin Barrett and the Coyote Kings.  There will be an assortment of Walla Walla Valley wines and beer by Dragon's Gate Brewery.  Tickets for the event are $40 each and can be purchased by calling the museum at 541-938-4636. 

Frazier Farmstead Museum is located at 1403 Chestnut Street in Milton-Freewater. The six acre site was settled in 1868. The Frazier home was built in 1892 and is housed with antiques furnishings original to the home. There is also a 1918 barn, a carriage house and several other buildings which were an important part of a turn of the century farm. In 1983 the entire estate and it's contents were willed to the Milton-Freewater Area Foundation.  The Summer Festival is a fundraiser to help support the museum.

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Rock Camp 2016 in Walla Walla

Young musicians, Rock Camp 2016 is happening the week of August 1-5. This free 1-week intensive performance camp gives youths in grades 7-12 an opportunity to interact with young musicians and music enthusiasts in a real-life production setting. Participants will prepare and produce a Rock n Roll concert that will be held at Washington Park on Friday, August 5 at 5:30 pm. 
Sessions for the camp are 9am-3pm. Registration is open to the first 50 registrants. Participants will be introduced to instrument and ensemble coaching, song writing, song selection and arranging, professionalism and stage presence, as well as marketing and promoting a music production.
To reserve a spot contact the Walla Walla Symphony at (509) 529-8020. Lunch's will be provided by the Walla Walla Parks and Recreation Department. Classes will be hosted by Lincoln High School at 421 S. 4th Ave, Walla Walla,  

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Sweet Lou's Skills Camp

Sweet Lou's Skills Camp is the perfect baseball starter camp! Youths ages 6-8 will learn from top college players, former professional players, and coaches who have won NCAA National Championships. 

This fun, energetic camp encourages participants to build basic skills and foster a love of baseball. This camp is presented by the YMCA and the camp price includes a ticket to the June 30th game Sweets vs. the Yakima Valley Pippins. 

Sweet Lou's Skills Camp is June 28-30 at 9 am at Borleske Stadium, which is located at 409 E. Rees Ave. in Walla Walla. Camp registration is $75 and can be completed 

Monday, June 20, 2016

Amavi Food Truck Night

Amavi Cellars presents Food Truck Night! There will be dinner, dancing, wine (of course!), surrounded by the ambiance of the grapevines next to the tasting room.

Dance to the music of local bands well into the starlit evening while enjoying food from some of the area's favorite food trucks. Bring your friends and family to enjoy this fun evening at Amavi. 

Food Truck Night is June 24 starting at 6:00 p.m. at Amavi Cellars which is located at 3796 Peppers Bridge Rd. in Walla Walla. RSVP is encouraged and can be done by calling 509-525-3541 or by emailing

For more information on Amavi Cellars and their wines please visit

Friday, June 17, 2016

Love of Junk

This post is a little late but there is still time to check out Love of Junk! If you haven't been before you don't want to miss this.
Love of Junk is Walla Walla's premier Vintage Market. You'll find a fun variety of antiques, vintage, handmade items, repurposed items, and more at this once a year event! There's something for everyone and it is a great place to spend the day. 
The vendors are set up in booths, vintage trailers, and in the barn. There are also food trucks, music, demonstrations, and cool finds. 

Admission is $5. Children under 12 get in free. Love of Junk is Friday the 17th from 9-7 and Saturday from 9-4 at 253 Valley Chapel Rd. in Walla Walla. For more information please visit No pets are allowed. 

Thursday, June 16, 2016

All Wheels Weekend 2016

All Wheels Weekend
All Wheels Weekend returns to Dayton this weekend for Father's Day weekend! This classic car show is fun for the whole family. Check out all of the cars and trucks at the Show and Shine. You'll find cars from every era, Rat Rods, muscle cars, trucks, foreign cars, and so much more. Don't miss the lawnmower races, poker games, swap meet, food vendors and more while you're there.

Dayton Washington is a scenic 30 mile drive from Walla Walla. 

Here is the full schedule of events: 

FRIDAY, JUNE 17th, 2016 (all events downtown)

12:00 – 7:00 pm – Car Corral and Swap Meet at the Seneca Parking Lot (E Main St)
4:00 – 7:00 pm  Early car registration at the corner of 1st and Main Street
Afternoon – Optional Cruise around the region
6:00 – 9:30 pm – Live Music 2nd St and Main – Cruise Control
7:30 pm  Opening Ceremony at the HomeStreet Bank parking lot on Main Street
7:30 – 9:00 pm  Presentation of Cars at the HomeStreet Bank parking lot on Main Street (Trophy for Coolest Cruizer will be awarded on Saturday at the Depot during Trophy Presentation)

SATURDAY, JUNE 18th, 2016

7:00 -10:00 am  Car Show Registration corner of First and Main.
7:00 – ?  Pastries and Coffee for all pre-registration Show-n-Shine at Napa Auto Parts, Front & Main
9:00 am – 4:00 pm  Show-N-Shine on Dayton’s Historic Main Street with gorgeous classic cars, music, food, and crafts.
9:00 am – 4:00 pm – Car Corral and Swap Meet at the Seneca Parking Lot (E Main St)
9:30 am – Tribute to the Flag by Markeeta Little Wolf.
10:00 am Outlaw Lawn Dragster Races sponsored by Columbia REA
South Third Street – free
10:00 am to 2:00 pm – Dingle’s Poker Walk.  Pick up forms at the registration desk, corner of First and Main. $1 per hand
2:00 pm – Men’s “Drag” Races on Main Street sponsored by Scott Hudson and Northwest Business Services
2:45 pm – Outlaw Lawn Dragster Races sponsored by Columbia REA
South Third Street – free
4:00 pm – Trophy Presentation at the Depot – bring a chair


3:00 pm – Beer Garden opens.
5:00 pm – State Farm Insurance Demo Derby at the Fairgrounds.

SUNDAY, JUNE 19th, 2016 (all events at the Fairgrounds)

8:00 -11:00 am – Father’s Day Breakfast at the Youth Building at the Columbia County Fairgrounds. Pancakes, fresh Klicker strawberries and whipped cream, sausage, scrambled eggs, coffee, milk, and juice.  $7.00 adults, $5.00 kids 12 and under.
9:00 am -All Wheels Golf Tournament at the Touchet Valley Golf Course sponsored by Chief Springs Fire & Iron Brew Pub.

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Father's Day at Northstar Winery

Celebrate Father's Day at Northstar Winery by testing your golf abilities this Sunday the 19th. Bring your best skills and a club to chip with, Northstar is taking care of the rest. Golfing runs from 11:00-3:00. 

Northstar wines will be available to taste and purchase. The band "Non-Stop" will be performing live from Noon-3:00. Olive Catering will be on site with picnic fare to sate your appetite. The Father's Day buffet is $20 per person. Tasting fees are waived for the day in honor of Dad! All ages are welcome to this event.

The Menu: 
Roasted Potato Salad
fingerling potatoes, cippolini onions, portabella mushrooms, pesto aioli

Grilled Corn Salad
cilantro, roasted poblanos, lime, cotija cheese

Pulled Pork Sliders
pineapple pulled pork, parker house rolls

Seasonal Dessert Bars
assorted flavors