The Brick Saloon is well known for its 23 foot long running water spittoon at the foot of the bar. But on Saturday, March 12th, the bar stools are removed and the spittoon will be transformed into a 23 foot river raceway that attracts boating competitors from far and wide. There are four separate race […]
The front 9 holes of Cle Elum’s new disk golf course (located in the Hanson Ponds area) held a grand opening BBQ event on Saturday, June 18th, 2011.Â When completed, the entire park will occupy about 14 acres along the Yakima river. Though I went out to visit the sight, I didn’t have my discs […]
The Roslyn Brewing Company has been brewing quality German-style lagers since 1990.Â The Roslyn is a dark lager reminiscent of the original beersÂ the Roslyn Brewery and Malting Company was brewingÂ in the early 1900’s.Â The Brookside is a pale lager hopped predominantly with Yakima hops and tastes delicious on a hot summer day. This memorial day […]
On Saturday, March 12th, the Brick came alive for the 23rd Annual Water Spittoon Race & Nautical Ball.Â One hundred and eleven boats entered in all – with 73 boats filling out the wood category (other categories included paper, plastic, soap and experimental). The races kicked off at 1pm and continued into the early evening.Â […]
The 23rd Annual Water Spittoon Race & Nautical Ball takes place on Saturday, March 11th at the Brick Tavern in Roslyn, Washington.Â Â For the event, the stools are pulled away from the bar and the 23 foot spittoon (for which the tavern is famous) is transformed into a Roslyn regatta. Among the race classes are […]
This Thanksgiving weekend, the weather brought just the right amount of Winter to Winterfest.Â Beneath a festive blanket of snow, the town of Roslyn celebrated the holidays with Santa and his reindeer, localÂ artists,Â and dogs dressed to pull Santa’s sleigh.Â Friday night’s Art Walk was followed by a visit from Santa and his reindeer on Saturday […]
It’s not uncommon to see dogsÂ perform tricks forÂ treats, but on Halloween day, the dogsÂ get dressed to trick-or-treat in Roslyn.Â The weather was cooporative as the dogs of Roslyn showed off their costumes in this year’sÂ Paws on Parade celebration.Â Check out the video to see a sample of the parades participating pooches.