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Grape lovers kick off Grapefest 2011

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KENNEWICK, Wash. -- With the grape harvest right around the corner, community members, leaders and maybe even you came out to kick off Grapefest 2011.

This is the centennial celebration of the event which was established in 1911. The event focuses on the grape and wine industry in Washington state.

The action started this morning with a one mile and 5 - K walk and run. And continued with the always popular grape stomp. There were also vendors and artists as well.