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September 21, Salmon, Steelhead, and Trout Celebration & Auction!
September 21 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm PDT
The culmination of summer in the Pacific Northwest is happening at the Northwest Stream Center! Join us on September 21st, 2019 for our 2nd Annual Salmon, Steelhead and Trout Celebration & Auction!
Auction proceeds will be used to repair roof damage and replace a failed heat unit in the Visitors Building – the headquarters for out Stream Restoration Team and Streamkeeper Academy.
Great wine, food, music by the Tim Koss Trio, and a walk on the Elevated Forest and Wetland Walk is well worth the $30 price of admission. Plus you get an opportunity to take home many great silent and live auction items ranging from practical necessities like auto oil changes and home gas/electric furnace tune-ups to must have artwork and much more:
Tickets to zoos, aquariums, and athletic events.
Dinners at local restaurants.
Drift Boat Tour for two down the Yakima River.
Scenic One-Hour Flight for two by Regal Air from Paine Field.
“Stay-cations” for two:
One-night marina view room at the Inn at Port Gardner in the Everett Marina with breakfast or brunch at Anthony’s Homeport.
Two-night winter getaway at the Cabin at Oak Bay near Port Hadlock with dinner for two at the wonderful Ajax Café.
Two nights at your choice of three Crystal Mountain Hotels and wine from the Snorting Elk Cellar – base camp for Cascade spring, summer, and fall hiking, climbing, horseback riding, and mountain-bike riding – and the best winter skiing in the State!
So far, the big-ticket item is a 7-nights for two Rivers of Wine and Culinary OR Rivers of Adventure in a Commander Stateroom aboard the classic 90-foot riverboat SS Legacy on the Columbia and Snake Rivers provided by UnCruise Adventures valued at $11,390: https://youtu.be/H9mNt-WiDZw
Rivers of Wine and Culinary Highlights (round trip from Portland)
Enjoy tours and tastings with wine and culinary experts and an onboard sommelier
Four Washington and Oregon AVA’s: Columbia Gorge, Walla Walla, Red Mountain and Willamette Valley.
Visit the Maryhill Museum and view Rodin sculptures, European paintings, Native artifacts, and Northwest art.
Explore Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area and Palouse Falls canyon
Rivers of Adventure Highlights (Portland to Clarkston – or reverse)
River rafting, swimming, kayaking, biking and skiff excursions
Jet boat ride into Hells Canyon National Recreation Area
Whitewater rafting on the Deschutes River
Transit eight locks and tour the Bonneville Dam Visitors Center
Explore Palouse Falls State Park & Fort Clatsop National Historical Park
Photos of this auction highlight: https://www.uncruise.com/about-us/media/media-gallery/columbia-and-snake-river-images
Call 425-316-8592 now for tickets – we will keep them here on “will-call” so they don’t get lost. If you can’t make the date, become a sponsor instead and be rewarded with a stainless steel salmon, steelhead, or trout in your name on the Trout Stream Exhibit wall!
And put this on your calendar now:
September 21, 4 to 7pm, Adopt A Stream Foundation’s Salmon, Steelhead and Trout Celebration & Auction – and Fun!
We look forward to seeing you here!
Tim Koss Trio Bio: “Since the seventies, Pacific Northwest bassist and composer Tim Koss has performed and recorded with a variety of jazz, rock, and classical groups.
His original recordings have been used in film, television, radio, commercials, and internet programs, such as: A Dog’s Purpose, Comedians In Cars Getting Coffee, Master of None, The Kathy Griffin Show, Tosh.0, John Oliver, The Rob and Big Show, and Desperate Housewives.
Tim’s music is featured on 3 CD’s – Home Run, Daddyo’s Double Play, and Sliding Into Third, and on several compilations YouTube, Amazon, and iTunes. His composition style reflects years of performance in jazz and other genres. The result is a unique blend of the familiar and new.”
Tim will be performing at the fundraiser with longtime Northwest jazz artists Dave Peterson on guitar and Mark Jelsing on drums.