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Savor the Valley Takes Pride in Yakima

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YAKIMA, Wash. -- The inaugural Savor the Valley Festival was held at the Yakima Convention Center Saturday.

The event sold out before doors opened. It featured celebrity chef Jon Ashton who has appeared on the Today Show and Tonight Show. Organizers look to bring pride to Yakima for all that is grown in the valley.

"(To) be proud about all of the things produced here locally in Yakima," Chief Organizer Sharon Prill. "It's a wonderful event to celebrate the bounty that is here and to bring people together."

Food booths for the event showcased local Yakima Valley food for tasting and purchasing.

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