Go and do | Upcoming events, concerts across the Tri-Cities



Kids perform “the Whip” and “the Nae Nae” dance moves with Seattle Seahawks defensive lineman Julius Warmsley during the Seahawks 12-Tour in 2015.

Evan Abel

The Bellingham Herald

The outdoor movie series resumes this weekend in the Tri-Cities with a screening of The Addams Family 2. Movies shown throughout the summer will be free.

Families should remember to bring lawn chairs, blankets, and snacks when heading to a screening, and movies start at dusk.

The Addams Family 2 will take place from 9-11 p.m. on June 17 at Howard Amon Park in Richland. More information can be found at bit.ly/38HVCTI.

Check out our roundup of summer 2022 entertainment, events and more. Be sure to check out the latest listings.

health fair

Scenes from the 2019 Columbia Basin College graduation ceremony at the Toyota entrance in Kennewick. Noelle Haro-Gomez Tri-City Herald


  • What: Radio-Canada Graduation Ceremony
  • Where: Edgar Brown Stadium in Pasco
  • When: June 17 at 7 p.m.
  • Cost: Free
  • More information: columbiabasin.edu/graduation

Art exhibition

  • What: Charity Art Exhibit for the Tri-Cities Cancer Center Foundation
  • Where: Space in Richland
  • When: June 17 from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.

comedy club

  • What: Comedy show by Ngaio Bealum
  • Where: Joker’s Comedy Club in Richland
  • When: June 17 and 18 at 7:30 p.m.
  • Cost: $10
  • More information: bit.ly/3NR57Ph

Chemistry under the sun

  • What: Hands-on science activities for kids K-12
  • Where: Central Colombia Libraries West Pasco Branch
  • When: June 18 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Cost: Free
  • More information: bit.ly/3tmcWVp

Miss Juneteenth Pageant

  • What: Miss Juneteenth Scholarship Scheme Competition
  • Where: Chiawana High School in Pasco
  • When: June 17 at 6 p.m.
  • Cost: $5-$15
  • More information: bit.ly/3Oe36Nt

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live music

  • What: Live music on the terrace with Michael Edmondson 21+
  • Where: Sage Brewing Company in Kennewick
  • When: June 17 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Cost: Free
  • More information: sagebrewing.beer/

park day

  • What: Fun day at the park including food, entertainment, games and more
  • Where: Kurtzman Park in Pasco
  • When: June 18 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Seahawks Tour 12

Father’s Day concert

  • What: Isolation Big Band Father’s Day Concert
  • Where: 325 East Columbia Gardens Way in Kennewick
  • When: June 18 at 6 p.m.
  • Cost: Free
  • More information: bit.ly/3NiG7AK

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A crowd of children run at the start of the children’s color race. The free event, hosted by Central Christian Childcare, was organized to provide a fun activity to kick off the summer. Sarah Gordon Tri-City Herald

color race

  • What: 5th Annual Central Run for Kids
  • Where: 1124 Stevens Drive, Richland
  • When: June 18 from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
  • More information: bit.ly/3NYfoJB


  • What: Wonderbad Final Show with Post Clarity Moocher
  • Where: Space in Richland
  • When: June 18 at 6:30 p.m.
  • Cost: $5
  • More information: bit.ly/3xbQiBz

Father’s Day Celebration

May 13, 2018 – Friends Emmy Park, left, Janice Griner, Eileen Gwinn, center, and Mary Parks at Purple Star Winery in Benton City. Noelle Haro-Gomez Tri-City Herald

Summer Solstice Dinner

  • What: Five-course meal
  • Where: Purple Star Wine Estate in Benton City
  • When: June 18 from 5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.
  • Cost: $130
  • More information:


pride ball

  • What: Columbia Basin College Pride Masquerade
  • Where: CBC Gjerde Center in Pasco
  • When: June 18 from 7 p.m. to midnight
  • Cost: Free
  • More information: bit.ly/3xLZsoq

Wine tours

  • What: Vineyard to Winemaker Weekend: Vineyard Tours and Winemaking Demonstrations
  • Where: Rattlesnake Hills Wine Route in the Yakima Valley
  • When: June 18 and 19
  • More information: bit.ly/3PVQaxo

LGBTQ+ Social Craft

Public debate

  • What: Public discussion with League of Women’s Voters titled “Is My Ballot Secure?”
  • Where: The Theater (P104) at Columbia Basin College in Pasco
  • When: June 22 at 6 p.m.
  • Cost: Free
  • More information: my.lwv.org/washington/benton-franklin-counties

comedy show

Morning view of Badger Mountain and the Columbia River from the Candy Mountain Trail. Paul Krupin

luminescent hike

comedy show

  • What: Economopolis Costaki
  • Where: Joker’s Comedy Club in Richland
  • When: June 24 and 25 at 7:30 p.m.
  • Cost: $20
  • More information:


Guns and hoses

  • What: Annual Milton-Freewater YMCA Summer Camp Fundraiser with silent auction, 25+ vendors, food and drink
  • Where: Stateline Church in Milton-Freewater, Ore.
  • When: June 25 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • More information: facebook.com/MFGunsandhoses/

mariachi festival

  • What: 15th Mariachi Festival and More
  • Where: Columbia Park in Richland
  • When: June 26-27, 7 p.m. – 2 a.m.
  • More information: bit.ly/38KWmaC

Wine concerts

  • What: Live concerts
  • Where: Walla Walla Wine Country Amphitheater
  • When: Upcoming concerts throughout June

  • June 28: Chris Isaak and Lyle Lovett

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The Clover Island Inn on the Columbia River in downtown Kennewick. Bob Brawdy [email protected]

thunder on the island

  • What: Weekly concerts 21+
  • Where: clover island
  • When: Next concerts throughout the month of June from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

  • June 22 – Badlandz
  • June 29 – Coyote Kings

Living at 5

  • What: Live concerts
  • Where: John Dam Plaza in Richland
  • When: Next concerts throughout the month of June at 5 p.m.
  • June 23: The Stoney Lonesome Band
  • June 30: Badlandz and Coaster

Do you know of an upcoming event that you would like to see added to the list? Email [email protected] to add your event. Information must be received no later than the Friday of the week preceding the event.

This story was originally published June 16, 2022 5:00 a.m.

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Alexandria Osborne is a reporting intern from Kennewick, WA. She is pursuing a degree in journalism with a minor in creative writing at Washington State University Pullman.


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