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Holiday Parade of Lights
Dec
1
6:00 PM18:00

Holiday Parade of Lights

The Downtown Walla Walla Foundation is pleased to present the Annual Macy's Holiday Parade of Lights. Always held on the first Saturday in December, this event features a huge variety of lighted entries and thousands of spectators who help herald in the start of the holiday shopping season.

The parade begins promptly at 6 pm at the corner of Alder and Fifth Street. The parade travels east on Alder to Palouse, Palouse to Main Street, and Main Street to Fifth. The Jolly Old Elf Himself, SANTA CLAUS, will bring the parade to a close as he makes his way into Downtown Walla Walla.

Interested in participating in the parade? There is no longer a fee to participate, so click the link to sign up below!

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Wheelin' Walla Walla Weekend: Friday Cruise
Sep
6
6:00 PM18:00

Wheelin' Walla Walla Weekend: Friday Cruise

Watch the roads for this evenings classic cruise.

Wheelin’ Walla Walla is held each September, the weekend after Labor Day, in historic downtown. Wheelin’ Walla Walla Weekend is an annual, two-day event, that begins with the Classics Cruise and Catered Dinner on Friday evening.  The Show 'n' Shine takes center stage on Saturday! Stroll Main Street where over 400 cars and motorcycles are on display and line the street from Palouse to Sixth Street.  An awards ceremony cap off this family-friendly event at 3pm.

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Wheelin' Walla Walla Weekend: Saturday Show 'n' Shine
Sep
7
9:00 AM09:00

Wheelin' Walla Walla Weekend: Saturday Show 'n' Shine

Wheelin’ Walla Walla is held each September, the weekend after Labor Day, in historic downtown. Wheelin’ Walla Walla Weekend is an annual, two-day event, that begins with the Classics Cruise and BBQ on Friday evening.  The Show 'n' Shine takes center stage on Saturday! Stroll Main Street where over 400 cars and motorcycles are on display and line the street from Palouse to Sixth Street.  An awards ceremony cap off this family-friendly event.

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Downtown Trick-or-Treat
Oct
31
3:00 PM15:00

Downtown Trick-or-Treat

The merchants of downtown invite Walla Walla’s goblins, superheroes, firemen, and fairies (and their parents) to visit door-to-door each Halloween. Although Main Street is closed to vehicle movement, volunteers help families cross the intersection at Second & Main and assist at some stores to hand out candy. Palouse to Third, hand out candies and treats to the children in costumes. It is estimated that between 2,000 to 4,000 children and their parents visit downtown for this annual event.

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Walla Walla Sweet Onion Festival
Jul
21
9:00 AM09:00

Walla Walla Sweet Onion Festival

What better way to showcase the official Washington State vegetable? Come join the fun at the Annual Walla Walla Sweet Onion Festival. The festival will be held on Main Street between Third and Fourth Street.   

The Walla Walla Sweet Onion Marketing Committee, the Downtown Walla Walla Foundation, the Downtown Farmers Market and many volunteers and local businesses are coming together this year to bring the event to our community. We hope this will be a unique and exciting experience for you! If you are visiting, we hope you will come again. Join the Funion — be a part of the Onion Ring today and enjoy this Sweet weekend!  We promise fun for the whole family!

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FEAST — The Festival @ Walla Walla
Jun
23
3:00 PM15:00

FEAST — The Festival @ Walla Walla

The Downtown Walla Walla Foundation is pleased to present a new and improved version of FEAST Walla Walla. This signature event of the Downtown Walla Walla Foundation will now be called FEAST — The Festival @ Walla Walla. This year’s event will be held on June 23 from 3 to 8 pm and will be at the Walla Walla County Fairgrounds. 

FEAST — The Festival @ Walla Walla will continue to share the best of the region’s wineries, breweries, distilleries, restaurants, and food trucks. We will announce participating vendors soon.

In addition to the traditional “Sips & Bites,” we will add live music to the event. The event will take place on the outdoor stage and the grassy area adjacent to the historic fair Pavilion.

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'Tis the Season in the Valley — Holiday Concert with Gary Hemenway & Mark Brown
Dec
16
7:00 PM19:00

'Tis the Season in the Valley — Holiday Concert with Gary Hemenway & Mark Brown

Gary Hemenway & Mark Brown's 'Tis the Season in the Valley holiday concert will be Saturday, December 16th at 7pm at The Gesa Powerhouse Theatre.  All proceeds of this concert go to the Downtown Walla Walla Foundation.  Tickets will be for sale soon on The Gesa Powerhouse Theatre website.

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Veterans Day Parade
Nov
11
11:11 AM11:11

Veterans Day Parade

Please join us in historic Downtown Walla Walla as we honor our Veterans Saturday November 11th at 11am. The 2017 Veterans Day Parade is presented by the cities of Walla Walla and College Place, Walla Walla County, Port of Walla Walla, the Walla Walla Union Bulletin and the Downtown Walla Walla Foundation.

The parade will begin promptly at 11am on Alder and Fifth Street. The parade will travel east to Palouse Street, Palouse to Main Street, and down to Fifth Street. It is requested that if you are parked in this zone, to refrain from moving your vehicle during the parade.

For more information, please contact us at 509-529-8755 or click below to join the parade.

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