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Looking to go on a shopping Ellensburg spree? Whether you are looking to explore our downtown or bring a locally made souvenir back home, Ellensburg is the place for you! From clothing to recreational goods, Ellensburg has enough variety to meet the needs of everyone in the family. With tons of local shops opened and ready for customers, here are some to check out next time you visit.
Fall in love with Ellensburg’s abundance of events this season. From Buskers in the ‘Burg to Fall Festival at The Patch, a wide variety of celebrations await you in Ellensburg. Whether you’re searching for vintage flea markets, street fairs, pumpkin patches, or live music, we have it all! Book your fall getaway now and mark your calendar for these upcoming events in Ellensburg, Washington.
Spring has officially sprung, and Ellensburg has so many events in store for all your springtime adventures. The town features an evening art walk which occurs every first Friday of the month and showcases work from wonderful local artists.
Ellensburg, Washington, cherishes a Western tradition, hosting the state’s major rodeo each year over Labor Day weekend. The Ellensburg Rodeo has been a town tradition since 1923, is the largest rodeo in Washington State, and is known as one of the best rodeos in North America.
Varieties of hand-picked tap options make it easy for you to try edgy new flavors that reflect the current tastes in the ever-changing brewing industry.
Looking for great spots to grab a morning bite in Ellensburg? Well, It looks like you came to the right place because we are going to show you all of the best breakfast and brunch spots to get the day started!
Studies have shown that taking in the fresh air and sunshine of the great outdoors is one of the most beneficial ways to achieve peace of mind, relaxation, rejuvenation, and to connect with loved ones. So, pack your bags and really get away from it all with an excursion to Ellensburg, a place full of green spaces that'll give you ample room to stretch your legs and breathe in some fresh air! Enjoy a change in scenery and get out to explore these Ellensburg parks and trails.
The Visitor Center is a wonderful resource to obtain directions, information on lodging and dining, as well as get information and resources...
Let us introduce you to a few of the local art galleries and museums that reflect the creative and growing legacy of Ellensburg.
The charming town of Ellensburg simply wouldn't be the same without the abundance of unique local businesses that fill the historic buildings and line our downtown streets. For over 50 years, or even 100 in some cases, these Ellensburg businesses have contributed to our community, welcomed us with open arms, and have certainly demonstrated the local commitment to providing exceptional service from start to finish. Let us introduce you to these establishments and tell you their stories. It is our pleasure to offer you this glimpse into Ellensburg's oldest businesses:
A girls' weekend could be right around the corner for you and your girlfriends, and Ellensburg makes for the perfect getaway with good food, scenic outings, and impeccable service. Here is a guide to a few of Ellensburg's top attractions that would be suited to a getaway for the girls, whether you prefer to order takeout and catch-up at the hotel, embark on an adventure together, or enjoy drinks on a cozy outdoor patio.
Barn Quilts Trail
There’s a trail and road for every biking level in Kittitas County, with the Palouse to Cascades State Park Trail being one of the longest, most scenic and flattest. Several area roads are great to check out as well, with minimal traffic to worry about.
Ellensburg offers a habitat for a variety of wildlife, including many bird species! Visit our area for your chance to encounter chukar, grouse, hawks, eagles, and songbirds. For more on bird watching, see A Birder’s Guide to Kittitas County, a guide for birders of all ages and interest levels!
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