Share 24-hours in Yakima: The Extended Cut
October 07, 2014
Want to shine a light on our beautiful city? Share this video! We'll be using social media to launch the NEW "24-hours in Yakima" extended cut video . We'd love for you to share it with friends and family, customers, clients, associates - anyone ... Read More »
Yakima's Pilot Project: Ready to Recycle?
June 09, 2014
By Christine Funk Markowski As some of you may know, I recently moved to Yakima in January. I believe one way to demonstrate my love for Yakima is to get involved. So I decided to combine my passion for the environment by volunteering with the City ... Read More »
No mud here: gorgeous Spring hiking in Yakima
June 09, 2014
by Gilbert Plascencia One of the cool things about living in a desert area like Yakima is the opportunity to get a jump start on the summer hiking season without dealing with all the wet and muddy trails up in higher elevations. Yakima has some of ... Read More »
Graffiti Be Gone, Good neighbors appear!
April 16, 2014
By Felicia Hernndez In early April, I participated in (with some of the youth I work with) Safe Yakima Valley's Graffiti Be Gone community clean-up event. Over 300 community members came out for the event and gathered at Albertson's on 16 th ... Read More »
New Love for an Old Place
April 14, 2014
by Christine Funk Markowski "Welcome to the Palm Springs of Washington." How many of you have seen this sign traveling on Interstate 82? I hadn't seen the sign before I moved here, but I had heard about it, mainly through people making a mockery ... Read More »
Kansas is Turning to Oz
April 07, 2014
Do you see it? Take a close look around you. We've made it through the grey (and let's admit it, sometimes dreary) days of winter. And now, dear Yakima is rewarding our patience with a show. The "black and white" of winter is becoming the "... Read More »
PechaKucha Night: vol 4 || Farm to Table
March 19, 2014
Join us for another great night highlighting the luminaries of Yakima. This time, we focus on farms, food and everything surrounding these topics! PechaKucha Nights are informal and fun gatherings where creative people get together and share their ... Read More »
Join us for our Premiere Party!
February 06, 2014
We are excited to premiere the Jimmy Marble directed "24 Hours in Yakima" at our premiere party, on Thursday, February 13, at The Seasons Backstage. The party will include light hors d'oeuvres by Rich Sisters Catering and Gasperetti's, cookies by ... Read More »
Invest in Yakima
February 05, 2014
We hope you've seen or heard about our Kickstarter project. Kickstarter is the world's largest crowdfunding platform, and our film has earned $7,686 from 47 backers to date-it has been a thrill! (If you haven't heard of Kickstarter, time to warm up ... Read More »
Behind the Scenes of "24 Hours in Yakima"
January 08, 2014
When we first started I Heart Yakima, one of our main goals was to create a short film - a high-quality short film - that showcased our valley in the way that only those of us who truly appreciate and love our town know is possible. Why a film? First... Read More »