Now THAT's the way to run a fundraiser!  The Yakima Valley Museum's annual Red Into Black Gala event is coming up on October 24 and it will be a special event unto itself  but the warm up act for that is nothing short of amazing!

How about a nine-night ultra-luxury safari for two the Okavango Delta in Botswana!

Here's the details:

This is a trip for two valued at $15,200. Tickets are $100 and only 350 tickets will be sold.  The winning ticket will be drawn on Thursday, October 24 at the museum during the Red Into Black event and you need not be present to win.

Think "deepest, darkest Afrca" - Imagine spending two nights in Johannesburg, followed by five nights in the African bush surrounded by big game at Stanley Camp and Chobe Chilwero in the Okavango Delta—home to the largest number of elephants in Africa, then on to 2 nights at Victoria Falls on the mighty Zambesi River—one of the 7 natural wonders of the world.

Enjoy thrilling, guided game drives in open-sided 4X4 vehicles and dugout canoes.

As a SPECIAL ADDED BONUS: Walk with Elephants (not available Jan 15 - Feb 15)


  • all accommodation,

  • all drinks and meals at Stanley, Chobe and Victoria Falls camps,

  • all park fees,

  • all air travel in Africa,

  • all US taxes

  • AND $2,500 towards air travel from Seattle to Johannesburg. 


NOV 1, TO DEC 15, 2019;

JAN 1 TO MARCH 31, 2020;

NOV 1 TO DEC 15, 2020; OR

JAN 1 TO MARCH 31, 2021

Tickets are available at the museum in person or by phone at 248-0747.

Check out the museum website for details.

More From News Talk KIT