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Downtown Parking Study

For study Click HERE (Power Point will download onto your desktop)


2022 Chalk Art Festival 

Legends and Mythology

Thank you to the 2022 sponsors: Rons Coin's and Collectables and Fresh Hop! 

Chalk Art Fest is a day of celebrating the talented artists of the Yakima Valley as they create masterpieces in chalk on the sidewalks of Downtown Yakima, while also providing a fun event for kids to create their own wonderful creations with FREE chalk. It is a happy day of bringing our community together through art. 

More Information HERE


Watch this video to learn how to work, play, and live in Downtown Yakima.

 Washington Main Street is a program of the Department of Archaeology & Historic Preservation, managed under contract by the Washington Trust for Historic Preservation.

Downtown Yakima is an Accredited National Main Street Community

Main Street in Action 


 Mission Statement 

Our vision of Downtown Yakima is of a unique, vital and vibrant district – a safe, clean, walkable neighborhood that invites one to linger.  We envision a district that continues to draw investment both financial and creative by becoming the premier gathering space in Eastern Washington. 

Chalk Art Fest 2021


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Downtown Association of Yakima

14 S. First Street
Yakima, WA 98901

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