Hermiston Happenings

2019

June

FRIDAY, JUNE 14TH and SATURDAY, JUNE 15TH
mud volleyball

Remember when your parents told you not to play in the mud? Well those days are over. We have combined all the mud fun you can get in one weekend.

Friday June 14 at 6:00 pm will be the mud team obstacle course. 200 feet, 6 daunting obstacles that will test your 4 person teams and your physical condition. Individual walk on are welcome and assigned a team. Awards for the top 3 teams (Pre-Registration online $60 - Day of registration $80)

Saturday June 15, 4 on4 coed mud volleyball tournament starting at 9:00 with registration starting at 8:00 (Pre-Registration online $60 - Day of registration $80)

Saturday will be the first 2 rounds on the Mud Races starting at 12:00 noon

Saturday night is Everyone drives Pink all women’s mudbog with proceeds go to breast cancer research and awards Celebration Awards for the Volleyball Tournament, Obstacle Course and Combined Champion.

Sunday Will be the final 2 rounds of Mud bog with challenge rounds and awards.

All pre-registered participants will receive a Mudville 2019 tee shirt.

For more information or to register contact:

(541) 289-9800 or adavisateotechhermiston.com (Email) -- Event Registration 

SATURDAY, JUNE 15TH and SUNDAY, JUNE 16TH
car in mud

Remember when your parents told you not to play in the mud? Well those days are over. We have combined all the mud fun you can get in one weekend.

Friday June 14 at 6:00 pm will be the mud team obstacle course. 200 feet, 6 daunting obstacles that will test your 4 person teams and your physical condition. Individual walk on are welcome and assigned a team. Awards for the top 3 teams (Pre-Registration online $60 - Day of registration $80)

Saturday June 15, 4 on4 coed mud volleyball tournament starting at 9:00 with registration starting at 8:00 (Pre-Registration online $60 - Day of registration $80)

Saturday will be the first 2 rounds on the Mud Races starting at 12:00 noon

Saturday night is Everyone drives Pink all women’s mudbog with proceeds go to breast cancer research and awards Celebration Awards for the Volleyball Tournament, Obstacle Course and Combined Champion.

Sunday Will be the final 2 rounds of Mud bog with challenge rounds and awards.

All pre-registered participants will receive a Mudville 2019 tee shirt.

For more information or to register contact:

(541) 289-9800 or adavisateotechhermiston.com (Email) -- Event Registration 

July

July 4, 2019 Time: TBA

 

The City of Hermiston will host TWO events for this years 4th of July Celebration!

 

Butte Park Opens at TBA with:

Vendors, Games, Buble Balls, Dunk Tank, Stilt Walkers, Bounce Houses and MORE!!!

 

Butte Park Events Include:

TBA- All Events
10:00pm- FIREWORKS

 

Pool Events Include (must have purchased tickets to attend):

TBA- All Events
10:00pm- FIREWORKS

July 13, 2019

Join the Chamber of Commerce for Hermiston's Funfest, held annually on the second Saturday in July. This fun-filled event takes place on Main Street and McKenzie Park.

The festival includes children's activities, exhibits, food booths, vendor booths and live music from local entertainers. The Hermiston Classic Car Club has their annual show at McKenzie park.

Follow Funfest at the Chambers website or on Facebook

July 20-21, 2018
basketball dunking photo

Location: Main Street, Hermiston

Come participate or be a spectator of the 14th Annual Takin' it to the Streets 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament in Downtown Hermiston!

With help from the community, this non-city organization and event, has become one of the most popular and largest events in Hermiston that helps raise funds for Hermiston youth sports. 

Various activities will be available for the entire family and include:

  • Slam Dunk Competition
  • 3 Point Shoot-Out
  • And of course, the 3 on 3 tournament

Many food and beverage vendors will be onsite, and as always the downtown merchants will be open for you to explore as well.

Hope to see you all there!

For more information, check out their website at http://www.hermiston3on3.org/ 

 

 

August

August 3, 2019

 

Sponsored by: Tom Denchel Ford

Each triathlete will swim, bicycle, and finishing with running.  This is a wonderful opportunity for youth to participate in a low-keyed competitive event. Parents are encouraged to assist with any and all stages as needed.

  • All 7-12 year old participants must be able to to:
  •   Swim 50 meters, Bike 1 mile, Run .75 mile
  • All 4-6 year old participants must be able to :
  •   Swim 50 feet (life-jackets are available)
  •   Bike .6 mile (training wheels are allowed), Run .4 mile

 

  • Ages:  4-12
  • Location:  Hermiston Family Aquatic Center
  • Registration deadline: July 17
  • Cost: $20 Resident, $23 Non Resident
  • Event Date: August 3, 2019
  • Thank you Tom Denchel Ford

 

 

 

 

August 3-10, 2019
Watermelon Parade Float

 

Join the Umatilla County Fair and Farm City Pro-Rodeo for their annual events at Eastern Oregon Trade and Event Center (EOTEC) located at 1705 E. Airport Rd, Hermiston. 

For more information about these events, please contact them directly:
Umatilla County Fair: https://www.umatillacountyfair.net/ 
Farm City Pro-Rodeo: http://farmcityprorodeo.com/

 

October

October 31, 2019
Halloween Treats sign

Join us for this fun, safe Trick or Treat  activity sponsored by Rogers Toyota

This year our off-main Street businesses will set up on our Festival Street. Participating businesses on Main will have signs in their windows inviting children to collect treats from them. Follow the specially marked pumpkins that will meander you through Downtown Main Street.

  • Time/Location: 3pm-5pm, Festival and Main Street
  • Time/Location: 4pm-7pm, Hermiston Community Center
  • Thank You to our Sponsor

 

November

November 30, 2019

 

Hermiston Parks & Recreation is helping to Kick-start your Holiday Shopping by attending our annual multi-vendor Christmas Bazaar featuring photos with Santa (9am-noon). The event is a great opportunity to buy unique gifts in all price ranges in an enjoyable relaxed atmosphere.

 

  • Date: November 30, 2019
  • Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Photos with Santa: TBA
  • Where: Hermiston Community Center, 415 S. Hwy 395
  • For more information, call 541-667-5018
  • Event sponsored by MLD Services

December

December 14, 2019

Pancakes with Santa...sponsored by Rogers Toyota

Come enjoy the Christmas themed Community Center while enjoying a wonderful holiday breakfast with Santa. Breakfast will be pancakes and sausage with delicious toppings you can use to decorate your pancakes. Included with breakfast will be photos with Santa. This will be an experience you and your family will want to attend. Tickets must be purchased in advance at Hermiston Community Center, seats are limited!

  • Day: Saturday December TBA
  • Time: TBA
  • Ticket Prices: .TBA
  • Ages 2-15 years / 16 + years
  • Family of 4 (2 adults and 2 children with extra children in family at TBA each)
  • Location: Hermiston Community Center
  • Thank you to our Sponsor, Rogers Toyota
December 2019 - TBA
Christmas Tree with lights

Come join us on Festival Street for our annual Tree Lighting Ceremony! We will have music, hot chocolate and a campfire.  Vendors will be on hand with food and holiday treats. Don' miss this fun community event to kick-off your holiday shopping season.

Downtown Businesses will be open for First Thursday of the month Christmas shopping.