Members Only – Dedicated to all things the DWWF members do in our community

Members Only – Dedicated to all things the DWWF members do in our community

 HotTubThe tubs have landed – come in and see the new Hotsprings! Walla Walla Sew & Vac and Spas at 102 E. Main is the new Hotsprings dealer for Walla Walla. With over 875,000 customers, Hot Spring Spas is the world’s number one-selling brand of hot tubs. Stop by and  see Matt Seeliger – and tell him we sent you!

CarnegiePLCarnegie Picture Lab is beginning the extensive material prep for their spring artist spotlights.  For this they are in need of lots of fabric and yarn.  They will take any size and quantity you have to donate; email them here to find out details.

RRatBerneyHeidi Peterson of Red Reina is the guest chef at Berney School as part of their Chefs in the School program this afternoon presenting a healthy, happy meal to over 450 students, teachers and parents.  What did they get to eat?  A build your own pasta/bean/romaine salad with creamy basil dressing and a whole bunch of yummy vegetable toppings!  Yum.  Other Downtown Foundation members who have participated in this program are Damon Burke from Salumiere Cesario and Dan Thiessen of the WWCC Culinary Institute.  We are so proud of these chefs for teaching the love of food to our community children.

B&EbiscuitsBacon & Eggs at 503 E. Main returns to their regular days of operation – open 8:00 am to 2:00 pm every day but Wednesday. If you have the chance to have the ham and cheddar biscuit, don’t pass it up.

SuLeiSuLei Cellars has great wine, but don’t take our word for it!  Chef Magazine recently suggested that their 2011 Sauvignon Blanc is the perfect partner for a delicious looking scallop dish with mustard and miso sauce.  Contact SuLei for a tasting appointment at 509-529-0840 and grab a couple bottles!

IdahoStatesmanThe Idaho Statesman came to town and had a blast – they stopped in to several DWWF member businesses including Charles Smith Wines, Allegro Cyclery and Salumiere Cesario.  How could they not have fun with that perfect combination of food, wine and exercise?

steampunk bikeThe next Kirkman House Steampunk Club meeting is March 9, 11 am at 214 N. Colville St.

WWWineCelebrate Washington State Wine Month and visit these member wineries!

  • Canoe Ridge Vineyard
  • Forgeron Cellars
  • Walla Walla Vintners
  • Woodward Canyon Winery
  • Seven Hills Winery
  • Bunchgrass Winery
  • Charles Smith Wines
  • Fort Walla Walla Cellars
  • Mark Ryan Winery
  • Otis Kenyon Winery
  • Plumb Cellars
  • Mansion Creek Cellars
  • Sapolil Cellars
  • Sinclair Estate Winery
  • SuLei Cellars
  • The Chocolate Shop
  • Walla Faces – Wine. Inns. Art.

In honor of this month-long celebration, Forgeron Cellars will showcase a special selection of Washington white wines from the Forgeron Library specifically chosen by winemaker Marie-Eve.

  • Week one – 2011 Chardonnay
  • Week two – 2010 Dionysus Late Harvest Riesling
  • Week three – 2004 Chardonnay – Oaked vs Unoaked
  • Week four – 2005 Chardonnay

Forgeron Cellars also offers a 2-For-1 tasting fee special all month long. 

 W2BDCWalla Walla’s Best Dance Crew dance-off is this Friday, March 1 at Cordiner Hall at 7 pm ! Dance crews from Whitman and the Walla Walla Community compete for the title! Proceeds benefit the Walla Walla C.A.S.A. (Court Appointed Special Advocates), a charity that helps children find safe and permanent foster homes.  Tickets: $5 pre-sale at the Reid Bookstore on Whitman campus or Book & Game, $7 at the door.  Each pre-sold ticket gets a free raffle ticket!  To top off this great event, several DWWF members have donated raffles prizes – Coffee Perk, Bright’s Candies, Graze, The Garden Vegan Cafe and Sweet Basil Pizzeria – have all contributed gift cards in support of this great event.

OliveLogoOlive Marketplace and Cafe hosts Revelry Vintners pouring their latest wines for $7 per glass and The Blind Beggars playing live tunes on March 7 from 6 – 8 pm.

AndraesAnnivOn Thursday, March 7 from 4 -6 pm celebrate with Andrae’s Kitchen their Anniversary and Ribbon Cutting.  Enter to win great prizes + enter the AK-47 Eating Contest, text: AKS to: 87940.  Five lucky contestants will have the chance to compete in Andrae’s AK-47 Eating Competition. The first contestant to finish wins one of these signature AK-47’s every month for a year and a one year membership to Calhoon’s Fitness Center!

MarilynCakeFrosted – a Cupcake Shop is serving cupcakes and other treats at the Gesa Power House Theatre March 20 – 24 for the upcoming play ‘Marilyn: Forever Blonde’.