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Sumner likes to celebrate rhubarb all year long.  However, if you really want to "stalk" the pie, join us for one of the many events that are the ingredients of the Rhubarb Pie Festival.

June 28-August 18, 2013

June 28  Music Off Main's Puyallup Valley Community Band, 6:30 pm, Rainier View Park
Swing to Big Band melodies and marches among the colorful mosaics of Sumner's newest park.   FREE!
Hosted by Sumner Arts Commission

June 30  23rd Annual Tour de Pierce Bicycle Ride, 7:30 am - 2:30 pm, Routes through Sumner
Pedal through Sumner and the valley, past farms growing rhubarb.  With 12, 30 and 50 mile routes, there's something for every level of rider.  Cost is $14 with preregistration or $18 on day of event.
Hosted by Pierce County Parks & Recreation

July 5 Music Off Main's Andy Shofner Band, 6:30 pm, Heritage Park
Rock America's music with Sumner's own alternative/modern rock performer with a dash of country and Southern Rock. FREE!
Add a classic American-fare dinner with food offered by Dixie's Home Cookin'.
Hosted by Sumner Arts Commission

July 12  Music Off Mainís Great Pretenders, 6:30 pm, Heritage Park
Take rock classic-style with this legendary band who started
with the Kingsmen Car Club Party in 1970.  FREE!
Add a classic American-fare dinner with food offered by Dixie's Home Cookin'.
Hosted by Sumner Arts Commission

July 13-14  Rhubarb Days, Heritage Park
Join the Downtown in celebrating all things rhubarb with craft vendors, food, music and more.  FREE!
H
osted by Sumner
Downtown Association

July 19  Music Off Mainís Funaddicts, 6:30 pm, Heritage Park
Get addicted to fun with your favorite hits from the 50s to today.  FREE!
Add a classic American-fare dinner with food offered by Dixie's Home Cookin'.
Hosted by Sumner Arts Commission

July 20 Great American Picnic & Sports Challenge   11 am-6 pm, Daffodil Valley Sports Complex
Join in the fun as Sumner and the 593rd Brigade goes head to head with Puyallup and the 2-2 Stryker Brigade in vintage two-city rivalry of classic sports (and eating) competitions.  FREE!
Hosted by Association of U.S. Army, Puyallup-Sumner Subchapter

July 20-August 11  The Music Man, Sumner Performing Arts Center
Nothing says Americana and Rhubarb Pie like Meredith Willson's classic musical that celebrates all things small town.  Whether it's River City or Sumner, it's small-town fun full of gossip, music, romance and intrigue. Tickets $10-$18.  Hosted by Manestage Theatre Company

July 26  Music Off Mainís The Coats, 6:30 pm, Heritage Park
Groove to the region's favorite vocal band.  They sang for the President of the United States, but they're still Washington's own.  FREE!
Add a classic American-fare dinner with food offered by Dixie's Home Cookin'.
Hosted by Sumner Arts Commission

August 2-3  Sumner Fine Arts Festival, Downtown Sumner
featuring a special Music Off Main with Hot Club Sandwich, 6:30 pm, Heritage Park
It's a celebration of all things art with jazz, wine, Rotary's rhubarb pies and lots of fun in Downtown Sumner.  FREE!
Hosted by Sumner Downtown Association

August 9  Golf for Life tournament, Sumner Meadows Golf Links
Take a swing against cancer while enjoying the most fun golf tournament ever, with rhubarb overtones, of course.
$80 to play, $20 for dinner only - All proceeds go to the American Cancer Society
Hosted by City of Sumner employees

August 18  Classy Chassis Car Show, Downtown Sumner
Nothing says Americana like classic cars and rhubarb pie.  Take a "drive" down memory lane, aka Main Street. FREE!

H
osted by Sumner Downtown Association

 

More Sumner Events

Even if it's not specifically rhubarb, there are more events to enjoy from the
Dancing Scarecrows of Autumn Evening to the fireworks and fun of Bridge Lighting.

 

                        

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