Wildhorse Events & Promotions in August


August Brings Customer Appreciation Day to Arrowhead Travel Plaza

Arrowhead Travel Plaza at Wildhorse Resort & Casino has many loyal customers and to show appreciation, it is throwing a Parking Lot Party Wednesday, August 22, from 11am to 3pm.  The Arrowhead team will serve up free food, live music and giveaways.

Get out of your car and move your feet to the country rock vibe of Nuketown or dance in your seat while you listen to the live remote on 103.5 KWHEAT.  Be sure to fill up your tank because Arrowhead will be offering a special fuel discount, the amount to be revealed the day of the party.  Past discounts have ranged from 25¢-40¢ per gallon.

Come to Arrowhead Travel Plaza and enjoy the rewards of being a loyal customer!  If you can’t make it to the party, drivers can get a fuel discount any day with a Rewards on the Rez card.


The Wildhorse Cineplex shows the top new movies in air-conditioned comfort every day between noon and midnight.  On Wednesdays in August, the Cineplex offers its $5 matinees.  Price includes admission, popcorn and a beverage.  Families can enjoy a popular movie appropriate for all ages at 10am and classic movie fans can see an old favorite on the big screen at noon.

Children’s Matinee schedule

8/1/18 Horton Hears a Who

8/8/18 Fantastic Mr. Fox

8/15/18 Chicken Run

8/22/18 An American Tail

Classic Movie Matinee schedule

8/1/18 Laurence of Arabia

8/8/18 The Sound of Music

8/15/18 The Key

8/22/18 Spaceballs

8/29/18 Fat City

Go to http://www.wildhorseresort.com/cineplex for a list of all movies and show times.


The golf course at Wildhorse Resort & Casino was named one of America’s top casino golf courses by Golf Digest.  This unique, scenic course has four sets of tees allowing for games that range from 4996 to 7112 yards.  Pro shop hours are 7am to 6pm and the Clubhouse Grill is open for breakfast and lunch.

Ladies, if you’re serious about becoming a better golfer, this is your last chance to join the acclaimed Ladies Wednesday Night Golf Clinic at Wildhorse Resort & Casino Golf Course.  The series begins August 8 and is guaranteed to take your golf game to the next level.  The curriculum includes rules and etiquette, fundamentals, short and long game play instruction and competitive strategies for all levels of play.  And to make sure you have fun, the clinic includes prizes and a 19th hole wine tasting!

The final Junior Golf Camp of the summer runs from August 13 – 17 at Wildhorse Resort & Casino Golf Course.  All students receive 12 hours of instruction by a PGA member and staff, a complimentary meal at the awards banquet, a Wildhorse Golf gift and a Junior Golf Package.  Instruction includes fundamentals, rules and etiquette, nutrition and fitness and provides fun, friendly competitions.

To register and for more information, call the Pro Shop at 541-276-5588 or go to http://www.wildhorseresort.com/oregon-golf-resort.

Sports Bar

The Wildhorse Sports Bar features free live music every Friday and Saturday for guests 21 and over.  Happy hour is from 4-7pm, Sunday through Wednesday, offering both food and drink specials.

August ends and September begins with two special nights of country music served up with a Cajun twist.  The Doo-Wah Riders will knock your socks off with a high energy arrangement of classic and original songs.  The five-member band from southern California has performed across the U.S. and in Europe.  2018 marks the band’s 40th anniversary and they still tour over 200 days a year which attests to their fan base and entertaining quality.  Check out their video at https://youtu.be/Blp2gMf61Fc.

Wildhorse Sports Bar Live Music

  • August 3-4, Shanks Pony, variety
  • August 10-11, An Evening with Elvis Monroe, variety
  • August 17-18, Bleeding Tree, variety
  • August 24-26, Fun Addicts, variety
  • August 31-September 2, DooWah Riders, variety

LOL Comedy!

  • August 2, Headliner Lady Bizness (comedy duo)
  • August 9, Headliner Keith Nelson w/ Josh Firestine opening
  • August 16, Headliner Harry Riley w/ Josh Teaford opening
  • August 23, Headliner Alysia Wood w/ Thomas Nichols opening
  • August 30, Headliner Susan Jones w/ Meaghan Gross opening


You’ll definitely want to bring your date to Plateau at Wildhorse Resort & Casino the evening of August 17th.  From 5:30-8:30, you will enjoy the sultry sounds of smooth jazz along with an elegant meal.  Music will be provided by the duo of Gary Hemenway and Clairece Rosati of Walla Walla.  Gary is an accomplished pianist and vocalist and Clairece an award winning singer and songwriter.  Call now to reserve your table for this memorable dinner performance, 541-966-1610.

Plateau Wine Night at Wildhorse Resort & Casino is held on the first Wednesday of each month. The August event sold out early and featured “Seven Hills” of Walla Walla, Washington.  Be sure to make your reservations early for the September wine tasting.

Tamastslikt Cultural Institute

Take advantage of free admission when you visit Tamastslikt Cultural Institute on the first Friday of the month.  August 3 marks the opening of a new exhibit, “Beautiful Games: American Indian Sport and Art.”  This exhibit features artwork, artifacts, history and discussions about sports and its role in tribal life.  Also on Free First Fridays, you are invited to join the free beadworking class at 10am in the Museum Store where you’ll want to shop for exclusive handcrafted gifts or Pendleton blankets.

Satisfy your appetite with a delicious lunch or light fare at the Kinship Café featuring native-inspired foods.  The museum and store are open Monday-Friday, 10am-5pm, the café from 11am-2pm.

For more information about Tamastslikt, go to http://www.tamastslikt.org.  


Updated 7/30/2018


Throughout the month of August, there are so many ways to win at Wildhorse Resort & Casino! Special promotions are running all month long at slots, Keno, Bingo, and table games.  Players will have opportunities to win prizes like a luxury Norwegian Cruise, a trip to Las Vegas, and thousands of dollars in cash and free play.

If you don’t yet have your Club Wild card, check in at the Club Wild desk in the casino and get a card for free.  Most entries into casino promotions are through your Club Wild card.  Your Club Wild membership will also get you discounts on food and lodging throughout Wildhorse Resort.

Summary of Events

Arrowhead Travel Plaza

Customer Appreciation Day

Aug 22


Wildhorse Golf Course

Ladies Wednesday Night Clinic

Aug 8- Sept 19


Wildhorse Golf Course

Junior Golf Camp

Aug 13-17



Live music, smooth jazz

Aug 17


Tamastslikt Cultural Institute

Free Admission Friday

Aug 3


Tamastslikt Cultural Institute

Exhibit: American Indian Sport and Art

Aug 3-Oct 15


 About Wildhorse Resort & Casino:

Centrally situated between Boise, Spokane and Portland, Wildhorse Resort & Casino is a premier destination for family getaways, business meetings and large conventions. The Resort features a 24-hour casino, hotel, RV Park, seven restaurants, a five-screen Cineplex, 18-hole championship golf course, travel plaza (for trucks and autos) and a tribal museum. Expanded in 2011, there is no destination experience like it in the Pacific Northwest. Wildhorse offers over 1200 slots, all your favorite table games, live keno, bingo and live entertainment Thursday-Saturday.  Wildhorse is located just off I-84 at exit 216, four miles east of Pendleton, OR. Wildhorse is owned and operated by the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation.

For information, contact Mary Liberty-Traughber, Public Relations Manager, at 541-966-1628 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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