How About A Family Thanksgiving In Walla Walla?

There’s no better place to gather around the table than in the heart of wine country. From the annual Marcus Whitman Hotel Thanksgiving Buffet and a world of shopping and wine tasting to the great deals on lodging, you’ll want to stay well after the leftovers are devoured.

A True Walla Walla Holiday Tradition

Join us for Walla Walla’s annual holiday celebration weekend when the town and wineries deck the halls with lights and festivities and you have the opportunity to taste the next great vintages straight from the barrels themselves.


Parade of Lights

The Holidays Come To Life With The Parade Of Lights

Catch the magic of the season as Walla Walla’s Main Street comes to life with the annual nighttime holiday parade. Enjoy bright lights and merriment as Santa Claus makes his way through downtown to ring in the holiday. Afterwards, make it a weekend of family fun with shopping, dining and winter wine country scenery.

Thursday Night Lights

January - February

Don’t miss this exciting new celebration of winter in Walla Walla. Every Thursday night, downtown’s Main Street is closed to vehicle traffic and opened up for you to enjoy winter festivities like light shows, bonfires, shopping, s’mores and more.

Mark Your Calendars For After The Holidays


February is for Foodies

Savor The Best Of The Northwest All Month Long

The table is set once again for February Is For Foodies, Walla Walla’s annual celebration of incredible dining. Feast on specially priced tasting menus, wine pairings, cooking classes and more. And between events, work off those calories with a little skiing or shopping.

There’s More Fun Where That Came From In Walla Walla

Along with Winter WallaLand’s full calendar of events, you’ll find a world of activities and adventure just waiting for you around every corner. Whether hitting the slopes, tasting rooms, restaurants or shops, your itinerary is as full as you want it to be.

Wine Tasting

There is nothing better than wine tasting in true wine country. Taste your way through more than 120 wineries featuring an array of varietals, blends and styles.

Snow Skiing

As the picturesque snow-covered backdrop to the town of Walla Walla, the Blue Mountains also boast Ski Bluewood and its light, dry powder, groomers and terrain parks.


Great wine attracts great chefs, and Walla Walla boasts some of the best. Savor everything from fine dining to an eclectic mix of casual and authentic ethnic options.


Walla Walla’s charming downtown is bustling with unique shopping experiences, from clothing and collectibles, to books, antiques and albums you won’t find anywhere else.