Wishes In Flight
"Make Wishes Soar" with KOMO Newsradio and the Wishes in Flight airline mileage drive! On Thursday, August 7th, tune into KOMO 4 News and KOMO Newsradio from 6am to 7pm to donate unused frequent flier miles and Make-A-Wish Alaska and Washington will turn those into trips for children and families in need. Simply make a donation HERE or call 1-866-944-3838. On August 7th, Alaska Airlines will match, mile for mile, during the drive up to 500,000 miles. If you don't have any airline miles, you can still help by texting the word, "WISHES" to 50555 to make a $5 donation. Everything helps.
A Taste of Edmonds
Friday, August 8th through Sunday, August 10th, "let the good times roll" with KOMO Newsradio at A Taste of Edmonds! Join the fun at the Civic Playfield in Edmonds (310 6th Avenue North) with arts and crafts, entertainment, food, activities, and this year's theme: Mardi Gras'! Bring your appetite for the wide range of palatable delights from 35 food vendors. There is something for the whole family with 70 arts and crafts booths, a rock wall, a giant slide, pony rides, and model hydroplane racing. Plus, take the stress out of getting there by taking the FREE shuttle from Edmonds Woodway High School. Admission to the festival is just $4! Kids 12 and under get in free! Visit atasteofedmonds.com for more information. While you're there, stop by the KOMO Newsradio tent to enter-to-win a family four pack of tickets to Mamma Mia at The Paramount Theatre and dinner at Jimmy Mac's Roadhouse in Everett.
Auction of Washington Wines
Soak it up, pour it on, and drink it in, with KOMO Newsradio and the Auction of Washington Wines, August 14th through 16th! Savor these three action-packed days at The Ultimate Washington Wine Weekend with special tastings, events, music and more! Plus meet Washington winemakers at the Picnic and Barrel Auction. During this auction on the grounds of Chateau Ste. Michelle Winery, generous guests are always quick to bid on top wines to benefit Seattle Children's Hospital and Washington State University's Viticulture and Encology Program. Taste why Washington routinely scores higher than any other wine region in the world! Purchase your tickets now at auctionofwashingtonwines.org.