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August 2014
Video Premier!  

New Share Walla Walla marketing campaign showcases local personalities.      

   

Tourism Walla Walla recently put the finishing touches on a new marketing campaign, one that continues the Share Walla Walla theme by featuring many of the unique individuals and personalities who make the Walla Walla Valley so special.

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The new campaign will roll out in the form of print ads in regional travel magazines such as Sunset, Western Journeys, and Northwest Travel, short video vignettes posted to social media channels, YouTube, wallawalla.org, and digital web banner ads running online throughout the Pacific Northwest.

 

Personalities who will be profiled in the campaign include the following:

 

Andrae Bopp, Andrae's Kitchen

Hannah MacDonald, Brasserie Four

Cynthia & Rich Koby, Fat Duck Inn

Ron Williams, GESA Power House Theater

Kyle Mussman, Marcus Whitman Hotel & Conference Center

Muriel Kenyon, Otis Kenyon Wine

Teresa Morasch, Walla Walla Clothing Company

Thomas Reese, Walla Walla Roastery

John Thorsnes, Wine Valley Golf Club

Rick Small, Woodward Canyon Winery

 

Keep an eye out for the campaign, which will start to appear in print and online this fall. In the meantime, you can check out the first round of videos by  clicking here to visit the Tourism Walla Walla YouTube page or by clicking on the links below.    

 

Walla Walla Chef - Andrae Bopp - Andrae's Kitchen
Walla Walla Winery Owner - Muriel Kenyon - Otis Kenyon Wine.
Walla Walla Hotelier - Kyle Mussman - Marcus Whitman Hotel

 

 

It's Fair Week!!
Walla Walla County Fair & Frontier Days - August 27-31
It is almost that time of year again when the Walla Walla County Fair & Frontier Days rolls into town.  Started in 1863, this is the oldest Fair in the state of Washington!

If it's been a while since you have experienced a County Fair, we highly recommend  making plans to visit Walla Walla during Fair week,  8/27 thru 8/31.

The main concert this year is The Charlie Daniels Band with special guests, The Marshall Tucker Band. Click here for ticket information. 

The Walla Walla County Fair & Frontier Days has it all...rides, games, food vendors, music, demolition derby, Rodeo, Rat Rods, motorcycle show n shine, a parade, dancing, cooking demonstrations, kids tractor pull, mutton bustin', and much, much more. 

For a complete listing of Fair events, click here. 
Tickets Sold Here!

Purchase tickets to local events at our Visitor Center on Main Street.    

  

If you are visiting Walla Walla and need tickets for an event, our Visitor Center window located at 26 E. Main Street is your one stop shopping place. 

Whether you are looking for tickets to an event at the Power House Theatre, Main Street Studios, The Walla Walla Symphony or to the local salmon bake.  Tourism Walla Walla is ready to help!.
Taste & Tote 

Check your first case of wine free!  

  

Check your first case of wine free from Walla Walla,
Yakima or the Tri-Cities on Alaska Airlines.  Enjoy waived rental car drop fees from Hertz Rent-a-Car.  Show your Alaska Airlines boarding pass for waived tasting fees at participating wineries. 

For complete program details, click here. 
Upcoming Events 
There is so much going on in Walla Walla it is impossible to list everything.  Be sure to visit our website for a complete calendar.

 

All Summer

 

Walla Walla Drag Strip - racing fun for the whole family.

Click here for full schedule. 

 

Living History at Fort Walla Walla- Saturdays and Sundays - 2pm

Click here for more information and the summer schedule. 

 

September

19th Annual Wheelin' Walla Walla Weekend -
Downtown -
September 5-6.

Click for more information. 

Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson - Cordiner Hall -
September 11 & 12
Quilt Festival - Walla Walla County Fairgrounds
September 19-21

October

Dia de Los Muertos Festival - Power House Theatre

November

An Evening with David Sedaris - Cordiner Hall
November 19

Autumn Wine Weekend
November 7-9

Cellar doors are opening this time of year and new releases are available for tasting. Mapping out a fun weekend adventure touring the wineries is a great fall tradition. In addition, the Valley embraces the cooler weather with winemaker dinners, live music, art festivals and many more activities. Walla Walla Fall Release weekend is an exciting time to savor the refreshing, brisk fall in the Valley.




 

 

 


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