Annual Wheelin’ Walla Walla Weekend

Come join us on to see over 400 marvelous cars on display throughout downtown on Main Street. If you have never been, it is quite spectacular! There will also be many food and artisan vendors staged throughout downtown during the car show. This is a free, family friendly event. We hope you will join us!


Wheelin' Walla Walla Weekend Events


Schedule of Events

Friday, September 11

9 am – 5:30 pm: Participant Registration and Check-in from at the Walla Walla Fairgrounds — 363 Orchard Street. This is where you will get your Vehicle ID Card for the Show n’ Shine and all the other important information that you will need for the weekend.

5 pm: The Cruise line-up begins at the Walla Walla Fairgrounds. There will be a brief meeting at 5:45 pm.

6 pm: Classic Cruise — Note, we have a new route this year due to road construction (See map below).

  • Have a great time! Please stay close behind the car in front of you. We do not want gaps between the vehicles for traffic safety reasons. The community loves to see your cars!

  • We prefer you do not throw candy. If you choose to, please throw it away from your car!

  • Immediately following the cruise is the catered dinner at the Walla Walla Fairgrounds. Please don’t forget to bring your dinner tickets; if you forget your ticket, you will have to retrieve it to participate in the dinner.

  • If you are not attending the dinner, please join us downtown on Main Street for Summer Sounds on the Plaza – free live music 5:30 to 7:30 pm at First and Main Street.

 

Saturday, September 12

6:30 am – 10 am: Registration, check-in, and parking – NO EARLY PARKING. Cars will be towed! You can park first then come register if you haven’t done so already.

  • We have just one entrance this year at Palouse and Main. You will want to come down Alder Street only to Palouse for staging. If you are pre-registered, please have your VEHICLE ID CARD posted in your FRONT WINDSHIELD

  • Cars and clubs wanting to park together must arrive together at the parking entrance! No saving places!

  • If you have a group larger than 15 cars wanting to park together, please contact Cindy before Saturday morning.

7 am: Morning Participant Registration begins at First and Main Street.

9 am – Noon: Participant Choice Award (Turn in your pick at the First and Main Street Information Table).

9 am – 1 pm: Downtown Farmers Market located on Main Street between Third and Fourth Street.

9 am – 3 pm: Show ‘n Shine on Main Street. Activities include Raffle, Poker Walk and live music brought to us by 104.5 BOB FM throughout the day. 

9 am – 3 pm: Prize drawings all day! (Check winning numbers on the whiteboard at First & Main).

10 am – 1 pm: Poker Walk (Turn in sheets at First and Main Street Information Table).

3 – 4:30 pm: Awards Ceremony at First and Main Street. Please leave your cars on the street. 

  • You are not allowed to remove your vehicle off Main Street until AFTER the Awards Ceremony.

  • Car show vendors are located throughout downtown on Main Street.

  • Please fill out the “Wheelin’ Walla Walla Weekend Survey” and turn it in at First and Main. We appreciate your feedback and want to make the car show even better!

7 pm – 9 pm:  NEW Wheelin’ Walla Walla Street Dance at First and Main Street.

Host Hotels

Best Western Walla Walla Suites Inn — 7 East Oak Street, Walla Walla  (509) 525-4700 Book Now

Courtyard by Marriott - 550 West Rose Street, Walla Walla  (509) 876-8100  Book Now Note: Book your special rate before August 7, 2019. The group code is: WWW.

Marcus Whitman Hotel - 6 W Rose Street, Walla Walla (509) 525-2200 Book Now

Quality Inn & Suites - 520 North Second Avenue, Walla Walla (520) 257-3102  Book Now

The Finch Hotel — 325 East Main Street, Walla Walla (509) 956-4994 Book Now

If you prefer to come with your motorhome/trailer, there is camping available at the fairgrounds with hook-up. Very close to downtown. Nice grassy area with lots of room! Contact Cindy for more information at cindy@downtownwallawalla.com.

**Please make reservations early and mention Wheelin' Walla Walla.  Go to Visit Walla Walla’s website at wallawalla.org for additional lodging options.

Highlights of the show:

  • Friday night cruise and catered dinner

  • Judges Awards

  • Awards for: Best of Show, Neal Larson Memorial Award, Participant’s Choice, cash prizes, over 100 trophies and prize drawings!

  • Goody Bags for first 400 entries.

  • Enjoy beautiful Downtown Walla Walla and all our fine restaurants, wineries and retail merchants.

  • More questions? Contact: cindy@downtownwallawalla.com

 

Wheelin’ Walla Walla Weekend is presented by the Downtown Walla Walla Foundation and HAPO Community Credit Union.


Register for the weekend now

Complete Package: Wheelin’ Walla Walla Weekend
45.00 50.00

The complete package includes vehicle registration, Classic Cruise pass, two dinner tickets, dash plaque, goody bag, Saturday Show ‘n’ Shine, entry in raffles, and poker walk. Registration fees are non-refundable but can be transferred to the following year.

Registration is on sale for $45 through July 31. After August 1, Registration will be $50.

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Saturday Show ‘n’ Shine: Wheelin’ Walla Walla Weekend
30.00

The package includes vehicle registration, Classic Cruise pass, dash plaque, goody bag, Saturday Show ‘n’ Shine, entry in raffles, and the poker walk. Friday dinner is NOT included. Registration fees are non-refundable but can be transferred to the following year.

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Additional Vehicle: Wheelin’ Walla Walla Weekend
15.00

The package includes vehicle registration, Classic Cruise pass, and dash plaque only. Registration fees are non-refundable but can be transferred to the following year.

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Additional Dinner: Wheelin’ Walla Walla Weekend
20.00

Invite your friends and family to join us at the Fairgrounds for this catered dinner. This dinner does sell out so get your tickets early!

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2019 Cruise Photos

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2019 Show Photos

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