The Spring Festival and Event Season gets underway in earnest this weekend all up and down the Yakima Valley. We'l be taking a look every week to let you know what's coming up!

April 29th through May 1st---The Granger Cherry Festival

One of the great community festivals that start the season!

Saturday, April 30th-The Zillah Spring Fling

The Zillah Spring Fling raises money for local community projects. It's one of the Valley's most popular events. Click here for more info: http://zillahspringfling.com/default.aspx

May 6th through 8th: Sunnyside Cinco De Mayo

The Sunnysde Cinco De Mayo Celebration is billed as the largest in Washingon State. get more information here: http://www.sunnysidechamber.com/cincodemayo.htm

Yakima's Cinco De Mayo Fiesta Grande is scheduled for May 7th & 8th

Two days of fun for the whole family! More information here: http://www.visityakima.com/newSite/yakima-valley-event-detail.asp?eventID=707

Finally, the Yakima Farmer's Market begins its 2011 run on Sunday, May 8th.

Yakima Market

Seasonal fresh produce, entertainment, food booths and more! Now in it's 12th year, a trip to the market on Sunday has become a Yakima social event.