The Walla Walla Valley
Walla Walla, Washington is not longer simply a point on the map, it is a destination! Enjoy a completely renovated and active historic downtown or the sights of the beautiful Blue Mountains climbing from the valley floor of vineyards and rolling wheat fields. No, it is not by chance that Walla Walla, Washington was recently named best place to retire by CNN Money and listed as one of the 10 Best Wine Travel Destinations in 2014 by Wine Enthusiast.
From art galleries and coffee shops to the fine dining and wineries, Walla Walla is know for its arts and culture. With our three colleges, Walla Walla University, Whitman College and Walla Walla Community College, there is a constant stream of activities to participate in.
Annually at the Walla Walla Balloon Stampede, hot air balloons cover the fair grounds for a whole weekend. They offer rides and an after glow where all the balloons light up simultaneously at night. If you like music, you will love Walla Walla. There are free outdoor concerts regularly in downtown Walla Walla in addition to the other concerts and the Walla Walla Symphony.