Upper Valley Bulletin Board
Serving the Communities of Naches, Gleed, Cowiche, Tieton and Nile Valley

Gateway to the Cascade Mountains
and Yakima Wine Country

 

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Community Events Calendar

 

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2018 Events

April
14
Jim Sprick Community Park Spring Cleanup

9:00-4:00am

Come and help maintain the beauty of this park for all to enjoy. Bring a rake and yard gloves! Community Service volunteers welcome!

 
28
Open House at Mighty Tieton

12:00-3:00pm

Tieton Arts & Humanities' annual Student Art Show will feature the artwork of K-12 students in the Highland, Naches, and West Valley school districts. Awards ceremony for the kids at 2pm.

The opening reception at Boxx Gallery is expected to be can't miss! Enjoy the Invitational Sculpture Exhibit by Carolyn Nelson and Andy Behrle for International Sculpture Day. Open 11am - 4pm.

617 on Tieton Square will be open. Stop by for a few carefully selected local beers, wines, and ciders, and an ever changing mix of tapas.

Explore Tieton while viewing mosaics throughout town with the Tieton Mosaic walking tour maps. Many art studios will be open including Tieton Mosaic, Trimpin Sounds Space, and Paper Hammer Studios. 601 Elm Street will feature current artists Janice La Vern Baker and Brian Holtzinger.

 
21
Fee Free Weekends at Mount Rainier National Park for National Park Week
May
12
Naches Run, Walk, Bike & Brew

8:00 am - 2:00pm
Naches Depot Park

Family Event: Camo fK, Bron Yr Aur Brewery Beer, Live Music, Local Artisans & Vendors, Kids Activities, Dogs Welcome!

 
18
Naches Dollars for Scholars Golf Tournament

Suntides Golf Course, Gleed

Registration at noon
Shotgun start at 1:00pm

Fundraiser organized by the Naches Dollars for Scholars

June
1-3
Highland Country Fair

Located around Tieton City Park

Don’t miss the dancing horses, music, bouncy house, live music, vendors, beer garden. Saturday morning parade starts at 10am. Pancake Feed at 8:00am Sunday. Presented by Community Days Committee - FREE!

 
23

Annual Nile Valley Yard Sale

Jim Sprick Community Park 
13680 State Route 410, Naches
9:00am-5:00pm

$10/space. Contact CPCA for more information.

 
16
Tieton Grand Prix III Cycle Kart Races

Make way for hand-crafted motor vehicles racing, parading and on display around Tieton. Free!

July
4-8
PNW4WDA Trail Jamboree

Jim Sprick Community Park
Check-in: July 4th
On the trails: July 5-7
Pack up: July 8

Family fun event for 4WD riding, fishing, hiking, wildlife watching, photography or just plain relaxing.

Organized by the Pacific Northwest Four Wheel Drive Association. For more information, contact Melissa Valliere, Trail Jamboree Co-Chair

 
7
Tour de Tieton

Bike ride and festivities.

 
21
Shabby & Chic Expo

Mighty Tieton Warehouse
10:00am - 4:00pm
$3 entrance fee

Craft bazaar offering both new and old crafts - antiques, vintage, rustic, and more!

 
21-22
Nile Valley Community Days

A family fun weekend packed with activities: food, vendors with hand-crafted items, kid’s games, live entertainment, black-powder demonstrations, horseshoe tournaments, and gold prospecting demonstrations.

Come join us for a weekend of fun-filled events and old-fashioned competition as well as great music and food at Jim Sprick Community Park. 
 
28-29
Rimrock/Jumpoff Meadows 3-D Archery Shoot

Organized by the Mt. Clemans Archers
August
11 - October 7
10x10x10xTieton Gallery Exhibition

August 12 – October 8
Friday – Sunday, 12 – 3pm
Mighty Tieton Warehouse
608 Wisconsin Ave

Presented by Tieton Arts & Humanities - FREE!

 
TBA
Nile Valley Rally

Vintage Trailer Rally of retro-styled trailers. Held at Jim Sprick Community Park, 13680 Hwy 410. Open to the public on Saturday only 9:00am-noon.

For more info (509) 833-0755

September
7-8
Sportsmans' Days

Full weekend of Family Fun in Naches

 
7-9
Chinook Fest

Annual Music Festival.

 
15-16
Tieton River Rally

Washington Recreational River Runners from around the state meet to enjoy the seasonal release of water from the Rimrock Lake Dam in raft, catarafts, inflatable and hardshell kayaks.
 
28-30
LiTFUSE: A Poets’ Workshop

Poetry Slam: Friday evening - FREE!

Various locations around Tieton An annual poetry retreat featuring classes, workshops, and a rich writing environment. Visit www.LiTFUSE.us for program details. Presented by Tieton Arts & Humanities

 
22
Fee Free Day at Mount Rainier National Park for National Public Lands Day!
October
Weekends
Pumpkin Patch at Thompson's Farms

Fun-filled family harvest themed activities: Corn maze, walnut cannon, children's activities, and of course LOTS of pumpkins!
 
7
Rimrock Grand Prix

Annual Motorcycle Race at scenic Rimrock Lake

 
28
Dia de los Muertos Community Celebration and
Dia de los Muertos Exhibition

Celebration: Sunday, 12-5pm Exhibition: October – November

Gallery Hours: Friday–Sunday, 12 – 3pm Mighty Tieton Warehouse, 608 Wisconsin Ave

Calaveras, la Catrina, pan de muerto, oh my! Mucho fun for the entire family. Presented by Tieton Arts & Humanities - FREE!

 
31

Pumpkin Path Gathering - Trunk or Treat

Jim Sprick Community Park 
13680 State Route 410, Naches
6:00-8:00pm

Contact CPCA for more information.

November
11
Fee Free Weekend at Mount Rainier National Park for Veterans Day
 
TBA
Indian Summer Fest
Clemans's View Sports Park

For more information, contact Dave Desmarais at (509) 952-6481

December
1
Holiday Crafts & Antiques Bazaar

10 - 5pm
Mighty Tieton Warehouse
608 Wisconsin Ave.

For the best holiday gifts, don’t miss this bazaar featuring only handmade and vintage items, live music, and local food and drink.. Presented by Mighty Tieton Events - $3 Admission!

 
TBA
Christmas in Naches

Depot Park, Naches
5:00-8:00pm
Free and open to the public

Visit with Santa, ride in a lighted horse-drawn wagon, sing Christmas carols, enjoy hot cocoa and cookies around the campfire, watch the Coke Christmas Fleet parade through town. Raffle drawings from local merchants and bike giveaway!

Organized by the Naches Lions ClubTown of Naches, Mt. Cleman Garden Club and the Naches Depot Advisory Committee. For more information, call Town of Naches at (509) 653-2647 for additional information and raffle ticket locations

 

Other Community Calendar of Events:
Naches School District
Naches Valley PTSA
Highland School District
Regular Community Meetings

 

Last updated February 20 , 2018

 
   


Upper Valley Bulletin Board
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Tel. (509) 966-1529