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July 11 event will feature a movie in the park, taco truck contest, games and more!

YAKIMA, WA. (JULY 1, 2015) – On Saturday, July 11th from noon to 11:00 p.m., U.S. Cellular is celebrating the Yakima community with a day of free, family friendly fun at its Festival of Appreciation at Fullbright Park. The event will be packed with activities, food, games, prizes and a free sunset viewing of Disney's Big Hero 6 on a theater sized outdoor screen.

Among the event's many higlights is a taco truck contest between three local taco trucks. Arrive early to find out who makes the "Best Taco in Yakima." Judges will randomly be selected from the audience, and the first 200 attendees will receive two free tacos!

"At U.S. Cellular, we strive to build a connection the community that extends beyond our business," said Nathan Waddell, senior director of sales for U.S. Cellular's Northwest market. "That's why we're so excited for a day of family fun with the Yakima community at our first ever Festival of Appreciation."


U.S. Cellular's Festival of Appreciation at Fullbright Park featuring a day of activities, food, games, prizes and a free viewing of Disney's Big Hero 6 on a theater sized outdoor screen at sunset. Don't miss the "Best Taco in Yakima" contest, three jump house castles, park play place, Frisbees, bag toss games, police and fire vehicle demos, U.S. Cellular mobile engineer demos, souvenir photo both, food vendors, prizes, and more.


Saturday, July 11, 2015
12:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.


Fullbright Park
4508 S. Main Street
Union Gap, WA 98903

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For more information, contact:
Jack Coleman, Public Relations Counsel, Gard Communications
Phone: 503-552-5003

Katie Frey, Comm. Mgr, U.S. Cellular
Office: 773-355-3275