Umatilla Chamber to Hold Fundraisers


A pair of entertaining events for the whole family is on tap in July and August to raise money for the Umatilla Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center.

“Karaoke in the Park” will be held from 3-6 p.m. on Saturday, July 20 at West Park near the McNary Lock and Dam. The fundraiser includes a barbecue dinner which will include a choice of hamburgers or hot dogs. Potato or macaroni salad and chips will be included. Hamburger plates will cost $5 and hot dog plates will be $4. Soda and water will be available for $1.

On Aug. 17, from 3-6 p.m., Elvis impersonator Scott Grote will entertain the crowd at McNary Beach. Grote is from Gresham and grew up in Joseph. The event will also feature a barbecue dinner with the same menu and prices.

For more information, call the Umatilla Chamber of Commerce & Visitor Center at (541) 922-4825.