Note: Articles in the category "Archived Salmon Fest News"
are from past Salmon Festivals. These articles are either expired or no longer current, and are included here for archive or educational purposes only.
Archived Salmon Fest News :: March 6th, 2012
Subject: Wenatchee River Salmon Festival College Scholarship Available
From: Susan C Peterson, Wenatchee River Salmon Festival Media & Marketing, 509.548.2558
Wenatchee River Salmon Festival Scholarship Applications are now being accepted!
Leavenworth, Wash.—Do you know of an aspiring biologist who would like assistance with tuition from an accredited college or university? The Wenatchee River Salmon Festival is now accepting applications from 2012 graduating high school seniors for the Nancy Duree Natural Resource Scholarship. Read on…
Archived Salmon Fest News :: August 31st, 2011
Come and enjoy the breathtaking mountain scenery in Leavenworth while enjoying two popular events, Salmon Fest and Oktoberfest!
Head to the Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery’s Salmon Fest for a fun filled day of outdoor familiy-oriented activities, then it’s just 5 miles to the town of Leavenworth for a rousing evening at Oktoberfest! Read on…
Archived Salmon Fest News :: June 10th, 2011
The Wenatchee River Salmon Festival is pleased to announce the 2011 Poster Contest winners. 30 schools participated, and 1071 posters were submitted. Read on…
Archived Salmon Fest News :: May 31st, 2011
Wenatchee River Salmon Festival Announces 2011 Scholarship Winner
Leavenworth, Washington— The Wenatchee River Salmon Festival is proud to announce that Alex Steele was selected as the 2011 recipient of this year’s Nancy Duree Natural Resource Scholarship.
Archived Salmon Fest News :: November 3rd, 2010
LEAVENWORTH, Washington— The Wenatchee River Salmon Festival will celebrate its 21st anniversary in 2011, and will be held a few weeks later than usual. The festival, held annually at the Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery near Leavenworth, Washington is moving its venue to September 29-30 (student days) – October 1-2, 2011 (general public days). Read on…
Archived Salmon Fest News :: October 19th, 2010
The 21st. Annual Wenatchee River Salmon Festival dates have been announced. School Days will be September 29 and 30, 2011, and Weekend Days (open to the general public) will be October 1 and 2, 2011. Read on…
Archived Salmon Fest News :: September 23rd, 2010
From the Thursday, 9-23-10 R6 Region Update
- Story and photos courtesy Susan Peterson, Okanogan-Wenatchee NF
The 20th Wenatchee River Salmon Festival, a natural resource education event celebrating the return of the salmon to the Wenatchee River, was held last weekend at the Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery. Despite the downpour, almost 10,000 people participated in the four-day event. Read on…
Archived Salmon Fest News :: September 22nd, 2010
Salmon Fest t-shirts are still available even though the 20th Anniversary Wenatchee River Salmon Festival has successfully concluded.
Those wishing to purchase t-shirts are invited to call 509.548.6662 x271 for purchasing information. Read on…
Archived Salmon Fest News :: September 21st, 2010
20th Anniversary Wenatchee River Salmon Festival Benefit Auction Prints are for sale.
Proceeds from sales will go towards the Nancy Duree Natural Resource Scholarship that is awarded each year to a high school senior entering college to study in Natural Resources / Environmental Education. Read on…
Archived Salmon Fest News :: July 11th, 2010
The Wenatchee River Salmon Festival is proud to announce the winner of this year’s Nancy Duree Natural Resource Scholarship.
Kodi Jones was selected as the 2010 recipient of a $1,500 scholarship to be used at a college or university of her choice. The scholarship is awarded annually to a North Central Washington graduating high school senior who is continuing their education in a natural resource field. Read on…