Wondering what to do on Halloween in the Walla Walla Valley? Below are a few of the local events:
The Walla Walla Downtown Foundation Trick or Treating takes place from 3-5 p.m. in downtown Walla Walla. Kids are invited to stop by the Downtown merchants for a treat.
Trunk or Treat is taking place at the Grace United Methodist Church, at 1520 Pleasant St., from 3-5pm in the west parking lot.
Quail Run Retirement is hosting Safe Trick or Treating from 3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m at the Quail Run Retirement Center at 1701 Plaza Way.
The First Christian Church, at 518 S. Main St., Milton-Freewater is having a Trunk or Treat from 4-6pm. They will also have games, treats, hot dogs, chili, and apple cider.
The First Presbyterian Church of Walla Walla is having their annual Harvest Carnival at 4 p.m. They are located at 325 S. First Ave. in Walla Walla. The carnival will have games, prizes, candy, face-painting, popcorn, puppet shows, and photo bales. The Carnival is free for the whole family.
Trunk or Treating sponsored by the Key Club will be offered from 5:30-7 p.m. at the Walla Walla High School Science Parking lot, at 800 Abbott Road in Walla Walla. The admission fee is canned food for donation to the Christian Aid Center Food Bank.
The Walla Walla YMCA Halloween Spooktacular takes place from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the YMCA, located at 340 S. Park St. in Walla Walla. The YMCA will offer trunk or treating, a haunted house, games and activities for all ages. Food trucks will be on site. Admission to this event is a canned food donation.
A senior citizen Halloween costume party is taking place at Park Plaza Retirement Center from 7:30-9 p.m. They are located at 1400 Dalles Military Road. There will be live music, and prizes for the Best Costume, door prizes, and refreshments. 525-6513.
Sapolil Cellars is hosting a Halloween Jam. 8-11 p.m. at 15 E Main St. in Walla Walla. There will be live music, ghoulish drinks, and prizes for best costumes.
Main Street Studios in Walla Walla is having a Halloween costume party from 8pm to 2pm with music and dancing.
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
The Walla Walla Symphony presents Project Trio for a one night only concert on Saturday, November 8, 7:30pm at Main Street Studios in Downtown Walla Walla. Acclaimed as “packed with musicianship, joy, and surprise” by Downbeat Magazine and hailed for their “wide appeal, subversive humor and first-rate playing” by the Wall Street Journal, the Trio performs over 70 concerts a year, playing to fans of all ages in venues around the world. The group includes Gref Pattillo on flute, Eric Stephenson on cello, and Peter Seymour on bass. They perform a high-octane mix of jazz, hip-hop, and rock.
The Trio will also be performing a special concert for the Walla Walla public school students.
Tickets for the concert are $30 for adults and $15 for students. VIP tables for adults are available with table service and a glass of wine with ticket purchased at $50. Tickets can be purchase online at wwsymphony.org or by calling the Symphony office at 509-529-8020.
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Youth Indoor Soccer Registration Open
Youth indoor soccer registration is open for the Walla Walla Parks and Recreation youth indoor soccer league. The program is open to boys and girls in grades kindergarten through 8th grade. Teams will be put together according to their grade and school they attend. Play will be 5 on 5 and will begin with practices on Saturday, January 10th. Practices will be one day per week and games will take place on Saturdays in local school gymnasiums.
Registration is $50 per youth. Participants must register by Wednesday, November 19th to avoid a late registration fee. For more information call Walla Walla Parks and Recreation at 509-527-4527 to register on-line at www.wwpr.us.
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
The Italian Heritage Association Annual Festa is happening this Saturday, October 11th at the Walla Walla Fairgrounds in the Community building. The social hour begins at 5 pm with Italian Pastry sales. The Italian dinner goes from 6pm to 8:30pm and is being catered by Jacobi's Café along with the Walla Walla High School culinary class. Live music by the Bob Deccio band will perform after dinner until 9:30pm. Dinner Tickets are $30 for adults and $15 for children 6-12 years of age. Tickets can be purchased by calling Bob Locati at 509-529-5354.
Monday, October 6, 2014
Tonight, Monday October 6 is Food Truck Night at the Walla Walla Airport Incubators. From 5 to 9pm four wineries and one brewery will be open and joined by eleven food trucks for a Monday evening of great food, wine and beer. Stop in and take a look at the Incubator site with Kontos Cellars, Corvus Cellars, Walla Faces, Palencia Winery, and Burwood Brewing Company. They are are located on Piper Avenue at the Walla Walla Airport.
Friday, October 3, 2014
The Walla Walla Sausage Festival at De Sales High School is Friday, October 3rd, 5pm-midnight and Saturday, October 4th, 11am-midnight. The public is invited to enjoy some amazing food, as well as great entertainment and games for the whole family. Bingo games will be played on Saturday from 1pm-6pm. Other games over the weekend include Crazy String Chaos, Ring Toss, Baseball Throw, Football Throw, Duck Pond, Feed the Elephant, Pumpkin Pick, Plunko, Bean Bag Toss, Gizmos & Gadgets, Engraving, Face Painting, Whiffle Ball Toss, Dart Throw plus some inflatable structures.
There will be a beer garden for those 21 and over with big screen TV's. Live music by Gary Winston and the Real Deal will be performed Saturday evening. Proceeds from the festival will benefit Walla Walla Catholic Schools.
Friday, September 26, 2014
The Frenchtown Historical Foundation will be hosting their annual Frenchtown Rendezvous on Saturday, October 4th from 1-5 pm at Frenchtown Hall in Lowden. Guests will enjoy dinner, entertainment, and silent auction and raffle. Sarah Hurlburt, Whitman College Associate Professor of French, will give a historical presentation. Tickets for the event are $30 per person. Wind and beer may be purchased by the glass. Raffle tickets are $5 each. All proceeds form the event will benefit the Frenchtown Historic Site. Tickets can be purchased by calling Karen Zohner at 541-969-7841.