Schedule of Events

2016 Schedule of Events

Thursday, June 23, 2016


Registration

Hosted by Columbia Basin Corvair Club
11 AM – 5 PM at the Richland Red Lion Hotel
802 George Washington Way, Richland
6 – 9 PM at the Richland Dairy Queen Grill & Chill
1313 Jadwin Avenue, Richland

All-City Cruise

Begins at 5 PM at the TRAC Center, 6600 Burden Blvd., Pasco, WA 99301
Cars may begin lining up at 4 PM
Cruise ends at the Richland Dairy Queen for a mini Show N’ Shine 6 – 8:30 PM

2016 All-City Cruise Route

Show N’ Shine at the Dairy Queen on Jadwin

6 – 8:30 PM

Friday, June 24, 2016


Registration

Hosted by Columbia Basin Corvair Club
11 AM – 5 PM at the Richland Red Lion Hotel
802 George Washington Way, Richland, WA 99352
6 – 9 PM at the Uptown Center, registration trailer behind Denny’s

Les Schwab Poker Run

10 AM – 2 PM
Cool Desert Night participants can begin at any of the six Les Schwab locations where they will pick up a Poker Card. Then, participants need to visit all Les Schwab locations and get their Poker Card stamped at each.

Once participants have visited each location, they can submit their Poker Card to the Les Schwab located at 2825 Queensgate Dr., Richland, WA 99352. Poker Cards must be submitted by 2 pm!

Winners will be announced at the Les Schwab Show N’ Shine which takes place at the Queensgate location from 2 – 5 pm.

Les Schwab Show N’ Shine

2 – 5 PM
Les Schwab Tire Center
2825 Queensgate Dr., Richland

AutoZone Participant Only Cruise

7 – 8:30 PM
Cool Desert Night’s most popular event for REGISTERED VEHICLES ONLY on a designated route through Richland. Cars may start lining up for the cruise in the U.S. Courthouse and Federal Building parking lot at 6 pm, located at 825 Jadwin Ave., Richland, WA 99352.

Street Dance

Friday Night Street Dance

Cool Desert Nights Street Dance will be held at John Dam Plaza

Performing Friday: T-Ninja Baby, The Coast and Boston Rocks

9 PM – Midnight (doors open at 8 pm)
$7 for weekend wristband, good for Friday & Saturday night (purchased before June 23)

$8 for weekend wristband, good Friday & Saturday night (purchased June 23-25 at CDN Registration Trailer)
$10 for Friday night only (at the door)

(21 & over only)

Saturday, June 25, 2016


Registration

Hosted by Columbia Basin Corvair Club
7 AM – Noon
Uptown Center, registration trailer behind Denny’s

Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast

7 – 11 AM
Jefferson Park Gazebo (across from the Uptown Shopping Center)
$6 per adult (12 & older)

$4 per child (ages 6-11)

Kids 5 & under eat free!

Tickets can be pre-purchased/pre-ordered at the Tri-City Regional Chamber of Commerce office. Call now! 509.736.0510. Or purchase them at the door.

Show N’ Shine

9 AM – 4 PM
Uptown Shopping Center & Jefferson Park, Richland
Music, vendors, concessions, entertainment and family activities!

Judging

9 AM – 1 PM

Poker Walk

11 AM – 2 PM
Those playing the Poker Walk must visit all participating businesses in the Uptown. Poker hands must be returned to the Cool Desert Nights Information Booth located on the East main entrance of the Uptown Mall on George Washington Way by 2 PM or sooner. There will be a total of 22 winners, and winners will be announced by 3:15 pm.

Silverwood Theme Park’s Kid Zone

9 AM – 2:30 PM

Slow Drags

Richland Fire Department hosts the competition on George Washington Way
Starts at Noon

To participate visit the Cool Desert Nights Info Booth located at the East main entrance of the Uptown Mall on George Washington Way to sign the release & rule form.

Outhouse Race

1:30

Hosted by Jeff’s Lawn Care & Landscaping
Cost is $25.00 per Team with a maximum of 5 people per team
For official rules and registration email: outhouseraces2016@gmail.com

Awards Ceremony

3:30 PM
Held in front of Uptown Center on George Washington Way
Winners will receive instructions for awards ceremony

Street Dance

Saturday Night Street Dance

Cool Desert Nights Street Dance will be held at John Dam Plaza

Performing Saturday: 3rd Date & Eclectic Approach
9 PM – Midnight (doors open at 8 pm)
$7 for weekend wristband, good Friday & Saturday night (purchased before June 23)
$8 for Friday night only (purchased June 23-25 at CDN Registration Trailer or Info Booth)
$10 for Friday night only (at the door)

(21 & over only)

Sunday, June 26, 2016


Come Try Autocross

Hosted by Sage and Sand Sports Car Club
8 AM – 4 PM
Tri-City Raceway, corner of Keene & Van Giesen
Come join the fun or give it a try!
$10 for 3 Runs
Open to all types of cars
Spectators are Free!
www.ssscc.org

2016 Cool Desert Nights schedule is subject to change!