June - August
Concerts in the Park
Held every Wednesday night beginning the 3rd week of June and lasting for six weeks at Reaney Park. Sponsored by Pullman Parks and Recreation. The evening begins at 5:30 p.m. with a buffet dinner catered by a local restaurant (prices vary). Music is from 6 - 7:15 p.m. 509.334.4555.
June - October
Farm Fresh Market
Pullman's Fourth of July Celebration
Held on July 4th. At 10am, America's craziest parade is held in Johnson, 10 minutes south of Pullman. Then in Albion, a parade and old-fashioned potluck takes place. Pullman's own celebration begins at 5pm at Sunnyside Park. a community barbeque and live music set the hometown mood. Don't miss the spectacular fireworks display, which is choreographed to music, beginning at dusk. 509.334.3565. www.pullmanchamber.com/events
National Lentil Festival
Held in late August in downtown Pullman. The annual event celebrated the healthy and great-tasting lentil. Enjoy a variety of lentil dishes such as lentil and black bean enchiladas, lentil veggie burgers, lentil pizza, and even lentil ice cream! Come downtown on Friday evening for great live music, food and fun activities for the whole family. On Saturday, bring the family to the Grand Parade, then enjoy free children's activities, live music, arts and crafts, a microbrewery tent, and much more in Reaney Park. The Tase T. Lentil 5K Fun Run, Tour de Lentil 100K Bike Ride and Pancake Breakfast begin at 8am. www.LentilFest.com, 509.334.3565, 800.365.6948.
Palouse Country Cowboy Poetry and Western Music Festival
Held in late September in Gladish Community Center in Pullman and the Palouse Mall in Moscow. Enjoy poetry, music and various activities, western art, tack and craft booths, BBQ and horse and buggy rides. 509.-334.4109.
September - November
Washington State University Football
www.WSUCougars.com or 800.GO.COUGS.
St. James Holiday Arts and Crafts Show
Held at Beasley Coliseum. Talented artists from all around display and sell their work. 509.332.1742.
Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony
Held on the first Saturday of December in downtown Pullman. See Santa, sing carols and join in other holiday festivities. 509.334.3565.