Summer is time for my favorite annual events. Don't miss one because you forgot to mark your calendar!

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    Prosser Art Walk and Wine Gala

    July 18, 6-10 p.m. Visit http://tourprosser.com

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    Pendleton Bike Week

    Pendleton, Oregon

    July 22-26 with a full schedule for motorcycle riders and enthusiasts. Visit pendletonbikeweek.com. Live music in the evenings including Rob Barrett and the Coyote Kings, the Wasteland Kings and Too Slim and the Taildraggers.

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    Ellensburg Jazz Festival

    July 24-July 26 Visit www.jazzinthevalley.com

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    Chief Joseph Days Rodeo

    Joseph, Oregon

    July 21-26 Beautiful place for a really fun event.

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    Walla Walla Dance Festival

    July 25-31 visit http://wwdf.org

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    Watermelon Festival

    Irrigon, Oregon

    July 25 Parade at 10 a.m.

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    Art in the Park

    Howard Amon Park, Richland

    July 24-25 Visit http://galleryatthepark.org.

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    Creation Festival

    Benton County Fairgrounds

    July 31 - Aug. 1 huge Christian music festival.

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    Rocky Horror Show (Live Performance)

    Columbia Basin College Theater

    Student actors playing all roles. July 29-31, Aug. 1, 5-8.