Yakima is your central convention and meeting destination, but it?s more than convenience, outstanding facilities and our exceptional event team that makes Yakima the ideal location for your next event.
As the birthplace of the Washington wine industry, the leading hop producing region in the world and the home of 3,000 farms, the Yakima Valley makes your event something special. There?s more! The sights, sounds and smells of arts, music, food and cultural events fill the Valley year-round. With 300 days of sun and multiple mountains and waterways within easy reach, your guests can add adventure to their business travels.
The surrounding Yakima Valley provides the perfect backdrop to draw attendees to your event with unique event experiences. Let us help you find the perfect venue!
The Yakima Valley is wine country unlike any other. It?s award-winning, yet unpretentious. It?s visually stunning, yet welcoming. This is where winemakers and vintners alike take their craft seriously but don?t take themselves too seriously. The Yakima Valley encompasses five unique AVAs. Each has distinct character, and our winemakers are ready to hang out and share their passion and pride for the exceptional wines that come out of our beautiful corner of the world.Plan a Wine Tour
With 75% of our nation?s hops grown in the Yakima Valley, we like to say your favorite beer is grown right here! Yakima Valley hop growers keep the U.S. beer industry brewing but it?s the Valley?s craft brewing scene that?s hopping! Our brewers and hop growers rub shoulders in the field and in the taproom, so innovation to produce experimental hops fuels creativity in the breweries. Let that excitement fuel your next event.Hit the Hop Country Brew Trail
The Yakima Valley is where you can hike, mountain bike, float the Yakima River, fish Washington?s only blue ribbon trout stream, ride the Tieton River rapids, paddle board, golf, climb stunning basalt columns and take a horseback ride through the vineyard all in a weekend. In the winter, ski, snowshoe and more! The best part? It all happens with 300 days of sun. The surrounding area offers endless opportunities for pre and post event excursions and guest activities.Find an Outdoor Acitivity
You won?t find agricultural diversity like this anywhere else in the Pacific Northwest. More than 3,000 farms call Yakima County home. From on-the-farm experiences to farm festivals, enjoy the flavors of the Valley. Of course, Yakima Valley restaurant chefs take inspiration straight from the field. During the growing season, what you find on the menu just might have been growing a few miles away that morning. That?s farm-fresh!Farm-fresh Activities
We have a lot to celebration here the Valley. From historic Native American heritage and a rich Latino presence to Filipino American influences, the Yakima Valley enjoys a wonderful mix of traditions and people. The sweeping landscapes and rugged geography of the Valley has inspired artists throughout the region, giving life to unique arts venues.Learn More About Cultural Attractions