Click the following for a Yakima Area Arboretum news release about the annual Luminaria event, Dec. 8-9 – The release includes information about an online, timed-entry reservation system required to park at the Arboretum during Luminaria this year as there will be no Luminaria shuttle service by Yakima Transit due to a driver shortage.
Author: City of Yakima
Click the following link for a Yakima Health District news release about a Shigella outbreak in Yakima County – 101823_Shigella-Outbreak-in-Yakima-County (yakimacounty.us)
The Final Downtown Summer Nights presented by Cashmere Valley Bank and the Downtown Association of Yakima (DAY) will take place Thursday, Aug. 17 at its normal time, but at a new location. The event will be held just around the corner at the new Rotary Pavilion Market Place at 15 West Yakima Ave. The Aphrodisi-Yaks … Continued
Click the following link for an Alaska Airlines news release announcing a second daily flight between Seattle and Yakima will resume this November – Alaska Airlines remains committed to smaller communities: Regional flying coming to several cities this fall – Alaska Airlines News The second daily flight will begin November 17th, with departure from Yakima … Continued
The Yakima Health District received a report from Benton County Mosquito Control District of the first West Nile virus positive mosquito pools collected in Washington this year. The West Nile virus positive mosquito pools were collected from the Grandview Sewage Lagoons in Yakima County, very closely bordering Benton County. While so far this year there … Continued
Downtown Association of Yakima (DAY) is pleased to announce the appointment of Curt Wilson as its Executive Director. A native of Washington, Wilson has an extensive background in the creative marketing and promotion of businesses, non-profit event design and management, graphic design, personnel recruitment and performance assessment, and project planning. He also has experience in … Continued
(Yakima, WA ) – The Downtown Yakima Farmers Market (DYFM), presented by Solarity Credit Union, will be moving to its new home, the Rotary Marketplace, this Sunday, June 25th, open 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. “This is a historical moment for the market and the Downtown Assocation of Yakima. To have a place to call … Continued
Click the following for a Downtown Association of Yakima (DAY) news release about the Downtown Summer Nights concert series – The free concert series organized by DAY is 5:30 to 9 pm each Thursday through August 17th. Concerts are downtown on North Front Street between Yakima Avenue and Staff Sgt. Pendleton Way (just outside of … Continued
(Yakima, WA ) – The Downtown Yakima Farmers Market (DYFM) will kick off its 6th season at 9 a.m.- 1 p.m., May 14 in the new Rotary Marketplace located at 15 W. Yakima Avenue. “This is the 24th year a farmers’ market has been in operation downtown,” informed DYFM Manager, Yvette Lippert. “A farmers’ market … Continued
Click the following for a Yakima Earth Day 2023 Planning Committee news release about the Earth Day Fair on Saturday, April 22nd, from 10 am to 2 pm at Kissel Park, 3000 West Mead Avenue – Yakima Parks and Recreation is one of the sponsors for this year’s event.