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Calendar of Events


Regular City Meetings

City Council meetings - 1st and 3rd Monday, unless Monday is a holiday and then it is Tuesday
Planning Commission meetings - 2nd Tuesday at 6:30 pm

Cemetery Board meetings - 2nd Wednesday at 9:00 am

All these meetings are held at City Hall, 205 E Third St, Wapato WA 98951.

Community Events

September Harvest Festival, Lion’s Club-Labor Day Weekend
September Filipino Community Harvest Dinner, Yakima Valley Filipino Community
September Car Show, American Legion
October 4   Tamale Festival, October 4, 2014 Greater Wapato Chamber of Commerce, Saturday early in the month
December Community Children’s Christmas, City of Wapato-American Legion, TBD

Past Events

February Wapato Bean Feed Benefits Cancer Research, Wapato School District - last home game of the year.
March 2 Sukiyaki Dinner, Yakima Valley Buddhist Church - 1st Sunday in March
53rd Annual Sukiyaki Dinner is March 2, 2014 from 11:30 to 5:00
March 31 - April 4 Wapato School District Spring Break
April 3 Spring Clean-up, 9 am to 4 pm.  In gravel area between the railroad tracks near the food bank.
May 4 St. Peter Claver Parish Spring event - 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
June 7 Bicycle Rodeo, Wapato Police Department
June 7 Fire Department Breakfast, Wapato Fire Department
June 23 - July 25 USDA Free Summer Meals Program for Kids

Breakfast and Lunch - June 23 - July 25

Kids needing a nutritious meal this summer can find a free meal at Wapato Middle School and Adams Elementary School.  The District is again hosting the U.S. Department of Agriculture's Summer Meals Program.  All kids 18 years of age and younger qualify.  The program starts on Monday, June 23rd.  Breakfast and lunch will be available Monday thru Friday each week through July 25th.  Breakfast is served from 7:00 to 8:00 a.m. and lunch from 11:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.  The program will be closed on Friday, July 4th in recognition of Independence Day.

For more ifnormation, contact Mike Balmelli, Community Relations Manager, Wapato School District, 509-877-5019

July 7 to Aug 1 Mexico in Wapato

9:45 am to 2:45 pm
Community Center, 1009 S Camas Ave, Wapato

Call for information on what will be happening and the cost:
Sister Mary Ellen Robinson
Marie Rose House
712 S Simcoe Ave, Wapato
Cell:  509.759.0615
Office:  509.877.4256

Angelica Reyes:  509.823.6954

Download the flyer

August 5 Wapato National Night OutNational Night Out

Wapato Police Department organizes this annual community event.

The family fun will start at 5:00 pm at Lions Park. We will be serving a free meal of Carne Ascade and participants will enjoy games and prizes.

August 8 Wapato Health Fair

Free immunizations for children
Ssports physicals for $10

Sponsored by Farmworker's Clinic and Emerald Care Learn Download the flyer

If you'd like us to add your community event to this calendar, please contact us.

City Hall
205 E 3rd Street
Wapato WA 98951
Tel. 509.877.2334
Fax 509.877.3979
City Council Meetings

The public is invited and encouraged to all open public meetings of the City Council Regular and Work Session meetings. Both meetings are held at City Hall Council Chambers, 205 E Third Street, Wapato, WA. City Council meets the 1st and 3rd Monday of each month at 7:00 pm.

Council Work Sessions are informal and informational. They are just before City Council meetings starting as early as 6:00 pm.