Top 22 Social Media
Posts of 2022

Oh, sweet memories! Social media is the perfect treasure trove of days past and allows us to relive each post like it were yesterday.

For this blog post, we thought it would be fascinating to peek back at the 2022 social media posts on both our Facebook and Instagram pages to see which 22 stories were our most popular!

Here we go!

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Rossow’s Ellensburg

Published May 13, 2022

Rossow’s Ellensburg has been a roadside staple serving hungry travelers for more than 60 years! Experience fresh burgers, fries, shakes and more, made in the old fashion way during your next visit.

The Tav

Published February 11, 2022

The Tav is a down-home watering hole offering traditional pub fare, your favorite brews on tap, pool and pinball, and more. Visit for happy hour, to watch your favorite team play or to experience a night out on the town in Ellensburg!

Explore Kittitas County

Published November 13

With such a diverse landscape, it’s no wonder Kittitas County is a great place to just go out and explore. You might have to take more than one trip to see it all, but now is a great time to start!

Ellensburg’s historical timeline

Published October 20, 2022

Discover a history as fascinating and quirky as the town we’ve come to know today! View Ellensburg’s historical timeline at myellensburg.com/timeline

Ellensburg Bull

Published February 10, 2022

Have you paid a visit to the Ellensburg Bull? Located in Rotary Pavilion on N Pearl St, this iconic piece of local art was created by Richard Beyer, the prominent sculptor who created Seattle’s “Waiting for the Interurban” by the Fremont Street Bridge. The quirky landmark is a photo-op favorite and a symbol of Ellensburg’s cattle industry and Western heritage.

Photo courtesy of Winegar's Coffee & Creamery

Winegar’s Coffee & Creamery

Published January 8, 2022

A fun treat and a piece of Ellensburg history! Did you know that Winegar’s Coffee & Creamery has been serving our area since 1956? It began as a drive-in dairy, which included a milking parlor, bottling plant, and retail store. Ice cream and espresso were introduced in the 1990s, and Winegar’s has been an Ellensburg staple ever since then!

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Rossow’s U-Tote-Em

Published January 6, 2022

Rossow’s U-Tote-Em has been serving Ellensburg and its guests for over 60 years! What’s your go-to order? Regionally-raised beef patties are piled high with fresh produce to create Rossow’s signature burgers, and the wide variety of other menu items are crafted with the same quality standards. Plus, meatless and gluten free options are available upon request!

Yakima River, Summer Fun

Published June 19, 2022

Searching for a fun way to spend your summer? Come enjoy some time on the Yakima River in Ellensburg during 2023! The scenic Yakima River Canyon is a favorite destination for water activities, riverside dining, stunning views and so much more. Read our latest blog to dive into our full list of 5 ways to experience the Yakima River in Ellensburg

Photo courtesy of Early Bird Eatery

Early Bird Eatery

Published March 30, 2022

Wake up to exceptional breakfasts at Early Bird Eatery in Ellensburg! Here you’ll find sweet
waffles, savory egg dishes, traditional favorites, and unique options sure to make your day.
Congratulations to Early Bird Eatery on being named Kittitas County’s 2022 Restaurant of the
Year!

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Mountain High Sports, Inc.

Published January 19, 2022

Searching for a spot to enjoy cross-country skiing in Ellensburg now and in 2023? Rotary Park features groomed trails for your enjoyment! Visit Mountain High Sports, Inc for gear and rentals!

Photo courtesy of Winegar's Coffee & Creamery

National Ice Cream Day!

Published July 17, 2022

A scoop (or three) of Winegar’s is the perfect way to celebrate National Ice Cream Day on July 16, 2023! This local creamery has been handcrafting ice cream in Ellensburg for over 30 years, perfecting their locally-inspired flavors like Wildcat Chocomint, Taneum Meadows Blueberry Cheesecake, Mt. Stuart Vanilla, and more!

Photo Courtesy of the Ellensburg Night Market

Ellensburg Night Market: Holiday Edition

Published November 27, 2022

The Night Market got a special, holiday edition twist this past market season!

The Botany Shop

Published March 25, 2022

Congratulations to @thebotanyshop on being named Kittitas County’s 2022 Best New Business! Visit the trendy plant shop during your visit to shop plants and other fun botanical goods.

Beginning of new school year

Published September 12, 2022

Ellensburg was getting very excited to welcome all of their students back for the 2022-2023
school year.

Photo courtesy of Red Horse Diner

Red Horse Diner

Published June 24, 2022

Visit Red Horse Diner for classic eats, patio seating and a fun retro vibe! The former service
station turned diner is packed with vintage memorabilia that makes for a unique dining
experience your whole group will love!

Photo courtesy of Red Horse Diner

Friendliest Town

Published April 29, 2022

Only In Washington named Ellensburg the friendliest town in Washington State! Plan your visit now and let us welcome you to our charming community, where hometown hospitality meets premier dining, exceptional attractions, superb shopping, and more! Book your stay now at myellensburg.com

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Winegar’s Coffee & Creamery

Published May 23, 2022

An Ellensburg essential, Winegar’s Coffee & Creamery has been serving our community for 30 years! Their fun flavors are a local staple and range from classics like vanilla and strawberry to whimsical options like blueberry cheesecake or lavender salted caramel. What’s your favorite flavor of Winegar’s ice cream?

International Women’s Day

Published March 8, 2022

Behind some of your favorite shops and eateries in Ellensburg, there are strong women leading the way! For International Women’s Day in 20022, MyEllensburg celebrated all of the womenowned and women-led businesses in the great city of Ellensburg!

Umtanum Creek Falls Trail

Published October 21, 2022

Discover a hidden oasis, just outside of town! Umtanum Creek Falls Trail is a short trail that snakes through an enchanting forest and along the burbling Umtanum Creek to reveal a stunning 40-foot waterfall. Find more nearby hikes at myellensburg.com/things-to-do/outdoor-activities/hiking

Ellensburg Brewing and Malting Co.

Published April 15, 2022

Ellensburg Brewing and Malting Co. updated their social media accounts letting their followers know they were getting closer to reopening! They are now fully open to the public!

National Walking Day

Published April 6, 2022

Downtown Ellensburg is the perfect destination for taking a nice stroll. Our walkable city features premier restaurants and bars, local shopping, museums and galleries, parks, and more that are always just a few minutes away. Book your stay now in the heart of our charming downtown to enjoy food, entertainment and adventure, all at your fingertips!

From January to December, 2022, MyEllensurg has celebrated a variety of people, places and businesses, all from our wonderful corner of the world. We encourage you to all look back at what you have posted and shared this year as well on your sociaal media platforms, and reflect on the life you led, and hopefully celebrated in 2022.

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