Woohoo!!! It's Friday!!!!! I don't know what you have planned for the weekend but figured we should put together a list of things.....want to add to it!? PM us on the HOT 99.7 Yakima Facebook Page
This is your last chance to make a reservation at Black Angus as their location on 1st St. is closing it's doors on Monday. I had to sneak one more Campfire Feast in and I was NOT disspointed! :) Even with just a few days left they are still on point! Side note: I am SUPER excited about the left-overs I brought for lunch!
Movies coming out this weekend:
GET OUT - Strange events plague a young man when he meets his girlfriend's parents for the first time
COLLIDE - A man, played by Nicholas Hoult, lands in hot water with a mob boss, played by Anthony Hopkins
ROCK DOG - To avoid distractions, Mastiff leaser Khampa forbids all music from the mountain but when Khampa's son. Bodi, discovers a radio and falls in love with music, he sets out to become a rock star! :)
THE IKE PLAYERS PRESENT THE MUSICAL GUYS & DOLLS ALL WEEKEND! CLICK HERE FOR ALL THE DETAILS
THE LIL KICKERS ARE HAVING AN OPEN HOUSE! IF YOU HAVE A CHILD 18 MONTHS - 9 YEARS OLD SATURDAY AND SUNDAY AT 10 AT THE FIELDHOUSE IN YAKIMA YOU CAN ASK QUESTIONS AND GET SOME SAMPLE CLASSES OF THIS NON-COMPETATIVE INTRODUCTION TO SOCCER!! CLICK HERE FOR ALL THE DETAILS
FILM SCREENING: "THE BIRTH OF SAKE"
HAVE YOU EVER TRIED SAKE!? PRETTY GOOD ..... A NICE WARM TINGLE ... HAVE YOU EVER WONDERED HOW IT IS MADE? WELL SATURDAY FEB 25TH IS YOUR CHANCE AT THE YAKIMA CENTRAL LIBRARY! THIS IS A 21 AND OVER EVENT CLICK HERE FOR ALL THE DETAILS
COMEDIAN JIM GAFFIGAN IS AT THE SUNDOME THIS SATURDAY NIGHT
GRAMMY NOMINATED COMEDIAN, ACTOR AND BEST-SELLING AUTHOR IF YOU HAVE KIDS AND EVEN IF YOU DON'T HIS STAND UP IS SOMETHING YOU DON'T WANT TO MISS!! CLICK HERE FOR TICKET LINKS AND DETAILS
YAKIMA BEETLES BASEBALL DINNER & AUCTION SATURDAY FEB 25TH THE 8TH ANNUAL DINNER & AUCTION TO BENEFIT THE YAKIMA YOUTH BASEBALL & THE BEETLE'S AMERICAN LEGION TEAMS IS HAPPENING THIS SATURDAY FEB 25TH AT THE HARMON CENTER. THE FUNDS ARE USED TO HELP KEEP PLAYER FEES AS LOW IS POSSIBLE. THE NIGHT INCLUDES A GREAT MEAL, OPEN BAR & A LIVE AND SILENT AUCTION. THE GUEST SPEAKER FOR THE BEETLES BANQUET/AUCTION IS FORMER SEATTLE MARINERS CATCHER MATT SINATRO. PURCHASE TICKETS AND GET MORE INFO BY CALLING BRUCE AT 966-6666
THE YAKIMA YOUTH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA SUNDAY FEBRUARY 26TH THE YAKIMA YOUTH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA AND YAKIMA ENSEMBLE FOR STRINGS PRESENT "KINDERKONCERT" ON SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 26TH AT 3PM AT THE CAPITOL THEATER FOR FREE THIS FREE EVENT IS A GREAT WAY TO INTRODUCE CHILDREN TO THE SYMPHONY AND AFTER THE CONCERT THE CHILDREN WILL BE INVITED ON STAGE TO MEET THE MUSICIANS AND TRY OUT THE INSTRUMENTS!!
OMG!!! This lil guy, Rylee, is an only child who has been begging his parents for a sibling for a while now. Rylee was called to the office at school and though he THOUGHT he was in trouble, his parents were there to suprise him with something special!!
CLICK HERE to watch his awesome reaction to the news!!!
So the Songwriters Hall Of Fame might not be as well known but the first rapper to ever be inducted into the 2017 class is......the one and only Jay Z!! Pretty crazy, you have to wait 20 years after your first song was published to qualify and 20 years later not only Jay Z but also Eminem were up for the prestiges award....however the first of I am sure many goes to Jay Z so a huge congratulations.
Artists express themselves in all sorts of ways and the latest creation from an anonymous artist that goes by Plastic Jesus is a life-sized version of a crucified Kanye West that appeard on Hollywood Bouledvard yesterday morning!
Woohoo these lil girls are TOO cute but also power houses!!! Dancing their way through competitions to earn the National Champion spot AND earning a trip to compete in Las Vegas!!! Now how do they get there!? With everyone's help! :) The Bullets are searching for business sponsors, they will be holding a spaghetti fundraiser and have also set up a GOFUNDMEPAGE!!
They are set to compete in May so if you are able to help or know of someone who can please pass the info along!!
We had them in the studio so here is the behind the scenes video of their interview! :)
I set the scene in 1991....the movie Hook premiered starring Robin Williams we were introduced to an iconic character Rufio! Running the place while Peter was gone, his character jumps off the screen and I mean come on that mohawk was on point. But have you ever wondered how he came to be a lost boy? We might have an answer AND it could be coming to the big screen!!!
This is the last of the original peices so if you have them, hold on tight because say goodbye to the thimble!!! There is voting going on right now to choose the new piece, the winner will be announced March 19th and if you'd like to see the choices CLICK HERE
Tony is a composer and pianist studying in Boston who decided to do a cover of The Chainsmokers latest hit Paris. It travelled around the internet enough that The Chainsmokers actually shared it on their own page! They were so impressed with his cover and another that he had composed they ask him TO GO ON TOUR with them!!!!!!!!!!!! Ahhhhhh! :) That's the dream right there right!? :)
CLICK HERE for the full story and to listen to Tony
Awww man!!! Time to pull out the Campfire Feast coupon for one last trip to Black Angus!! :( Not that I went that much but it was for sure on the datenight list and there are many memories there. I mean come one that warm bread with butter before your dinner comes alone is enough to make you want to come back!!
I would love to hear your memories, favorite meal to order.....I have really good memories of going their with my Grama before she passed away!
The Black Angus in Yakima will be closing it's doors on February 27th CLICK HERE for all the details