Schedule of Events

2018 Schedule of Events


Registration 11:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Tri-City Regional Chamber of Commerce Office

7130 W. Grandridge Blvd. SUITE C

Kennewick, WA 99336

Show ‘n Shine & Registration

6 p.m. – 8 p.m., Richland Dairy Queen

1313 Jadwin Avenue, Richland


Registration 11a.m. – 4 p.m.

Tri-Cities Business & Visitor Center

Bechtel Board Room

7130 W. Grandridge Blvd.

Kennewick, WA 99336

Les Schwab Poker Run 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Les Schwab Show N’ Shine 2 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Les Schwab Tire Center

2825 Queensgate Drive

Richland, WA 99353

Registration 6 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

The Uptown Shopping Center

(Registration will be located behind Denny’s)

AutoZone Participant Only Cruise

7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

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 p.m., located at 825 Jadwin Ave, Richland, WA 99352

Outdoor Summer Movie Series showing “Justice League”

Begins At Dusk, Columbia Point Golf Course

Sponsored by Windermere Group One

Friday Night Party in the Park 9 p.m. – 12 a.m.

John Dam Plaza (21 & over only)

(Additional tickets not purchased in “package A” sold at the door)


Registration (located behind Denny’s)

7 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Kiwanis Pancake Breakfast 7 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Jefferson Park Gazebo

Show N’ Shine

9 a.m. – 4 p.m.


9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Poker Walk

11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

Kids Zone

11 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Slow Drags

12 p.m. hosted by the Richland Fire Department on George Washington Way

Awards Ceremony 3:30 p.m.

George Washington Way

Saturday Night Party in the Park

John Dam Plaza (21 & older only)

9 p.m. – 12 a.m.

(Additional tickets not purchased in “package A” sold at the door)


Try Autocross 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Tri-City Raceway

47615 Highway 224 Benton City, WA 99320

Hosted by Sand and Sage Sports Car Club (

Cost: $10 for 3 runs

Non-Competitive timed runs on a precision driving course marked with traffic cones. Vehicle safety check required.  Valid driver license required to drive or ride. Loaner helmets available.

*Autocross event will not take place if raining*


2018 Cool Desert Nights schedule is subject to change.