Several summer events for families at Yakima parks start this week
YAKIMA Wa. -- There is plenty of activities for families and friends this summer at Yakima parks.
Three different series will begin this week at Yakima parks including the Summer Sunset Concert Series, Viva La Musica Concert Series and the Outdoor Summer Cinema Series.
The Summer Sunset Concert Series will kick off Friday at Franklin Park with the Americana Alt Country band Little Spirits.
Viva La Musica Concert Series returns this year on Sunday at Miller Park with Los Arroyo de Jungapeo Michoacan.
Finally, the Outdoor Summer Cinema Series will begin Sunday at Chesterley Park with the movie Cars.
Parks and Recreation Manager Ken Wilkinson says the idea is to encourage families to enjoy free concerts and films outdoors and relax in a beautiful park.