“About four and half hours southeast of Seattle by car lies what many in the Northwest regard as the “golden nugget” of the Washington Wine Industry, Walla Walla. An ancient Native American name for “place of many waters,” nobody could have possible foreseen how this little town would end-up having such a positive impact on the world of wine.”
AAA has also named Walla Walla as one of its favorite destinations in the Pacific Northwest for Memorial Day holiday road trips. Here’s what the company had to say:
My Walla Walla made this list! Awesome!
Walla Walla Community College is the #1 community college in the nation and this makes us so very proud! And our WWCC is sharing this with The Santa Barbara City College in CA.
Walla Walla Community College on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/YourWWCC
“Walla Walla Community College will share the top prize of the 2013 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence with Santa Barbara City College in California.”
Read the full article: http://union-bulletin.com/news/2013/mar/19/wwcc-wins-aspen-prize/
Bad Ass Bicycle Ride — St. Patty’s Day Ride
Napa is coming to Walla Walla!!
“After moving to Boise, we began hearing whispers about this intriguing and not-yet-too-discovered wine region with a strange name …Walla Walla. We went, we sipped - and we were conquered.
This American Viticultural Area (AVA) in the southwest corner of Washington state (with a bit of overlap into Oregon), is everything a true oenophile wants: dining, tasting, biking, shopping, with a spa treatment or two and a cultural event in the evening - all without (as of yet) the crowds.”
Harlem Shake - Walla Walla Edition (by Wiley Townsend)