2014 Wenatchee River Salmon Festival Poster Contest Winners »

June 26th, 2014 in Archived Salmon Fest News

The Wenatchee River Salmon Festival staff had a wonderful selection of posters to choose from in selecting this year’s poster contest. Over 780 posters were submitted from 21 elementary schools throughout North Central Washington. The posters were based on Salmon Fest’s 2014 theme “Salmon Adventures” and were judged on the basis of creativity, artwork and use of the festival theme. Read more »



Wenatchee River Salmon Festival Education Expands to Home Schools »

June 19th, 2014 in Archived Salmon Fest News

The 24th celebration of the Wenatchee River Salmon Festival is just around the corner and all are invited!

Because of the increasing number of Home Schools wishing to participate at Salmon Festival, we are making special accommodations to include Home School groups. Read more »



2014 Nancy Duree Natural Resource Scholarship Winner »

June 2nd, 2014 in Archived Salmon Fest News

Investing in Our Community

One of the core values of the Wenatchee River Salmon Festival is providing high quality natural resource education to our communities. To foster this belief we “pay it forward” by investing in local students who have a passion for natural resources and want to further their education in this field.

Salmon Fest is proud to announce that Nathaniel (Drew) Carleton was presented with the 2014 Nancy Duree Natural Resource Scholarship.

Drew’s entire class joined him in his excitement as he accepted the $1500 scholarship. The scholarship is awarded to an outstanding North Central Washington graduating high school senior who is continuing their education in a natural resource field at an accredited college or university. Read more »