Downtown Summer Nights Ends Season With Bang
Hundreds of people enjoyed Blake Noble and his didgeridoo for the last Downtown Summer Nights concert in downtown Yakima Thursday night.
Yakima city officials say the concert series was a big success. helping to draw more people into downtown and generating city sales tax revenue. Over the summer, city officials say, they have seen tax revenue up 7-8 percent compared with other parts of the city that are seeing growth of 3-4 percent.
The Downtown Summer Nights concert series started June 12 and city officials say it will be back next year on Fourth Street behind the Capitol Theatre in downtown Yakima.