Staff Picks

  • Holiday Programs at the Gesa

    This November, kick off the holiday season with two fabulous and family-friendly post-Thanksgiving shows at the Gesa.... Read more

  • The Marc Restaurant Recipe: Pumpkin Cheesecake with Homemade Gingersnap Crust

    It's the perfect marriage between a cheesecake and pumpkin pie.... Read more

  • A Fall Furr Ball and the Dia de los Muertos Festival

    A sparkling wine entrance and a buffet dinner with complimentary wine from the Waterbrook Winery will set the tone for the fun to follow at the Fall Furr Ball 2017.... Read more

  • The Marc Restaurant Recipe: Marcus Whitman Hotel's Crunchy Granola

    Crunchy, healthy granola is delicious as a cereal—but can also be used to top yogurt, ice cream, and stewed fruit.... Read more

  • Garden Tour Benefits Hospice Patients

    This month, residents of Walla Walla and visitors to the city will have the opportunity to attend a once-yearly event – the Walla Walla Community Hospice Annual Pond and Garden Tour.... Read more

  • The Perseids and an Evening on the Terrace

    Don’t miss one of the brightest meteor showers of the year – join us for Starry Night @ Braden Ranch for primo views of the Perseids. ... Read more

  • The Vineyard Lounge Recipe: The Tink Drink

    The Tink Drink is everyone's favorite, little green fairy! If you can't chase one down in The Vineyard Lounge, create some magic of your own at home.... Read more

  • Red, White, and Lavender Blue

    This Independence Day, the air will be filled with the smell of hot dogs and hamburgers sizzling on grills, blaring horns and crashing cymbals will accompany bands marching to the sounds of Sousa, and a dazzling array of fireworks will illuminate night skies nationwide as we come together to celebrate our most American holiday.... Read more

  • The Marc Restaurant Recipe: Marcus Whitman Hotel's Pumpkin-Cranberry Brioche

    This fragrant brioche is wonderful with coffee and some whipped cream on the side—and is a natural to serve at any festive occasion.... Read more

  • The Marc Restaurant Recipe: Caramelized Onion and Cheddar Biscuits With Sweet Onion Molasses Jam

    The appetizing aroma of caramelized onion and cheddar biscuits will draw family and guests into the kitchen. The molasses and sweet onion jam is both sweet and savory.... Read more

  • Celebrate Dad, Dogs, and Onions with a Walla Walla Getaway

    This year, forget the ties, the after-shave, and the campy boxers, and give Dad something he'll really enjoy – a beautiful Washington state getaway right in the heart of downtown Walla Walla.... Read more

  • Toast Mom with a Champagne Brunch

    Make this Mother’s Day an extra special one by treating Mom to a luxurious champagne brunch at The Marcus Whitman.... Read more

  • A Roaring Twenties Soiree and Feast Walla Walla

    Reserve your tickets today for a Roaring Twenties Soiree on May 6th.... Read more

  • Comedy Night Fundraiser with Demetri Martin

    Want to yuk it up for a good cause?... Read more

  • An Evening of Elegance and a Good Cause

    Leap down the rabbit hole and enter Wonderland at the Evening of Elegance Dinner and Auction.... Read more

  • January Events: A Bridal Expo and a Chamber Music Festival

    This month, the Marcus Whitman Hotel & Conference Center is proud to host two of the city’s most popular events - the twice-annual Walla Walla Chamber Music Festival and Bridal Expo 2017.... Read more

  • Have a Lavender, Denim, and Pearls Holiday at the Marcus Whitman

    This December, visit a local lavender farm, and then return to the Marcus Whitman for a festive New Year’s Eve bash.... Read more

  • Take the Family on a Wild Turkey Tour

    This Thanksgiving, give your family the best of both worlds: a posh staycation at the Marcus Whitman and a chance to “rough it” with an adventure walk to spot wild turkeys.... Read more

  • All Aboard the "Great Pumpkin Patch Express," Charlie Brown!

    Looking for an unforgettable family experience?... Read more

  • The Foundry's Focus on Street Art: "Graffiti Writers" Exhibit

    About five minutes away from the Marcus Whitman Hotel & Conference Center is the Foundry Vineyards/Walla Walla Foundry.... Read more

  • Wine your way through Walla Walla

    Whether you’re a newbie to vino just learning about the joys of wine, or a sophisticated connoisseur, the Marcus Whitman is an ideal choice for your perfect wine getaway in Washington State’s wine country.... Read more

  • WALLA WALLA BALLOON STAMPEDE

    Wake up early and watch a patchwork of pinks, reds and yellows rise over the rolling hills of Walla Walla in one of the best sunrises you can imagine, except... Read more

  • FRIENDS OF JAMES BEARD BENEFIT WEEKEND: MADE IN WALLA WALLA

    Escape to charming Walla Walla for an elite culinary and wine tasting journey during the inaugural Friends of James Beard Weekend hosted by the Marcus Whitman Hotel. Friends of James Beard Weekend... Read more

  • WEDDINGS AT THE MARCUS WHITMAN HOTEL

    The Marcus Whitman Hotel & Conference Center’s historic, luxurious ambiance delivers a stunning venue for a memorable wedding. The sophisticated and elegant ballroom provides a beautiful and intimate setting for... Read more

  • CELEBRATE YOUR SPECIAL OCCASION AT THE MARCUS WHITMAN HOTEL

    Celebrating a special occasion or important milestone? Bring your celebration to the Marcus Whitman Hotel! Enjoy one night’s accommodations at the Marcus Whitman Hotel & Conference Center, an $80 dining voucher... Read more

  • EASTER BRUNCH 2016

    The Marcus Whitman Hotel & Conference Center will host their annual Easter Day Brunch March 27th, 2016. The amazing brunch and buffet will once again feature amazing food and treats... Read more

  • THANKSGIVING BUFFET 2014

    The Marcus Whitman Hotel, a luxury and historic Walla Walla landmark and storied gathering place, will host its 14th annual Thanksgiving Harvest Buffet on November 27th,  where diners will enjoy a gorgeous... Read more

  • MARCUS WHITMAN HOTEL FEATURED IN "SEATTLE WEEKLY"

    Walla Walla: Exploring Off-the-Beaten Path Wineries ” At the center of that is the Marcus Whitman Hotel. Built in the 1920s, it retains a dignified air while embracing the changes that... Read more

  • CELEBRATE WALLA WALLA WINEMAKERS DINNER AT THE MARC RESTAURANT

    Celebrate Walla Walla Winemaker’s Dinner at The Marc Restaurant, Saturday, June 21 from 6:00pm – 9:00pm.... Read more

  • MOTHER'S DAY AT THE MARCUS WHITMAN HOTEL!

    Join us THIS Sunday, May 11th from 10am-3pm for our Annual Mother’s Day Brunch. Call 509-524-5139 to make your reservation.... Read more

  • 'SIP & SELECT' WEDDING PLANNING WEEKEND!

    Planning your ‘I do’s’? The legendary Marcus Whitman Hotel & Conference Center in Walla Walla is putting up one lucky couple for a romantic weekend getaway. Over the weekend the... Read more

  • THE MARC RECIEVES "RESTAURANT OF THE YEAR"

    The Marc Restaurant was recently named “Restaurant of the Year” on Monday during the Washington State Wine Awards in Seattle. Washington State Wine, the organization that represents wineries and wine grape... Read more

  • HEALTH & WELLNESS EXPO

    A new year, means a new you! Join us for our Annual Health & Wellness Expo, taking place Saturday, January 18th, from 1:00pm-5:00pm in our Explorer Ballroom! Meet with wellness experts,... Read more

  • AWARD-WINNING WINE LIST

    Known as a gathering place for travelers and wine makers, the Vineyard Lounge highlights Walla Walla Valley’s fantastic wine atmosphere. The lounge is a great place to unwind, relax and... Read more

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