Visit parks for free Aug. 25

The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission invites people to visit the state parks on Tuesday, Aug. 25, free of charge.

Living history program to be staged Aug. 22

On Saturday, Aug. 22, Mount Rainier National Park will present Shadows of the Past, a “living history” program.

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‘As You Like It’ in Walla Walla

The Seattle Shakespeare Company production of “As You Like It” will be staged Thursday through Sunday, Aug. 20-23, at the Gesa Power House Theatre in Walla Walla.

Baudboys’ concert Sept. 19

An acapella group, The Baudboys, will be performing live at the Gesa Power House Theatre in Walla Walla on Saturday, Sept. 19, at 7:30 p.m.

KidsFest event on tap Aug. 15

El Mercado in Grandview will be hosting a free IGA “Hometown KidsFest” event this coming Saturday, Aug. 15.

Columbia River Circuit Rodeo finals tickets on sale now

Tickets are now available for the Columbia River Circuit Finals Rodeo, to be held Nov. 6-7 at the Yakima Valley SunDome.

Gary Malner featured artist at jamboree

Accordion player and vocalist Gary Malner will be the featured performer at the Gospel music jamboree in Mabton this coming Sunday.

‘Valley’s Got Talent’ contest on tap Aug. 28

The preliminary round of the “Valley’s Got Talent” contest will be staged at the Princess Theatre on Friday, Aug. 28.

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Clown duo bringing vaudeville back to Prosser

Vaudeville acts were among the live performances Prosser residents would have enjoyed when the Princess Theatre opened its doors at its current Meade Avenue location in 1920.

Silbury Hill plans benefit for Sept. 19

Helping homeless dogs and cats in the Yakima Valley is the goal of the Yakima Humane Society.

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Museum hosts new art show

Sunnyside Arts Commission member Debbie Mendoza eyes a spot for one of several art pieces for a new display arranged this week in the Sunnyside Museum basement.

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Lunching Alpaca style

Visitors to Sage Bluff Alpacas are invited to pack a lunch and come “Picnic with the ‘Pacas” at the farm’s summer open house set for this coming Saturday, Aug. 15.

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Miss Sunnyside candidate Jessica Linde

Stepping out of her comfort zone as an athlete and advocate among her peers is Jessica Linde.

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Royal treatment

The Miss Sunnyside Court is currently selling raffle tickets for its annual “Royalty for the Day” event.

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Lots of love for ‘No Love’

The next to the last installment of downtown Sunnyside’s “Tuesday Tunes” summer concert series was last night and featured a live performance by the Sunnyside trio No Love.