Upcoming Events for Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce
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Sept. 4 CWU Volleyball vs. Cal State Stanislaus Noon CWU Volleyball vs. UC San Diego 7:30 p.m. Sept. 5 CWU Volleyball vs. Cal State San Bernardino 8 p.m. Sept. 6 CWU Volleyball vs. Sonoma State 7:30 p.m. GO WILDCATS!
Join us for First Friday Coffee Club, brought to you by the Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce.
The First Friday Coffee Club meets the first Friday of each month , from 9 -10 am. Coffee Club is an informal networking opportunity to share your business with others in the community, it is free and open to any business in the county. For more information about the First Friday Coffee Club call 509-925-2002
September First Friday Coffee Club is Sponsored and Hosted By Cake FYI
Join us every Saturday May 3rd - October 25th in downtown Ellensburg. .. for the Kittitas County Farmers Market. enjoy local produce, artisan wares and more
Begin your Rodeo weekend with the Ellensburg Downtown Association at the Ellensburg Rodeo Hoedown in the Downtown on Thursday evening. The award winning event will be held on opening night of the Rodeo, featuring a free outdoor concert. Entertainment is being brought to guests for free, thanks to the Ellensburg Rodeo and other great sponsors. The EDA will be partnering with area breweries and wine shops to provide a beer and wine garden for those of legal drinking age.
The Ellensburg Rodeo is one of the ''old rodeos.'' It has earned its place as one of America's Top 25 professional rodeos. Started in 1923 with the same volunteer spirit that still ''fuels the fire'' of today's volunteers, the rodeo has grown from a local competition among ranch hands to the Professional event of today with over 500 contestants and prize money in excess of $250,000! Today's best riders, ropers, and wrestlers compete in what many consider to be the best rodeo arena in the nation. The Friday night opening performance starts in the evening and ends under the stars. The Saturday and Sunday afternoon ''perfs'' feel electrically charged by the brilliant blue sky. It all leads up to the Labor Day Monday Championship Finals... the best of the best dueling in the dirt!
Surround all this with the fun of the Kittitas County Fair, the old-west hospitality of the City of Ellensburg, and you can understand why in Ellensburg, it's ''More than just your average rodeo.'' See you Labor Day weekend!
Join A New You located at 111 W Tacoma St. for the Introduction to Essential Oils Class
Learn what essential oils are, How they work, How they support the body's natural restorative powers, and How to use them as alternative healthcare.
From the first organized Kittitas County Fair in 1885 to the modern five day event held each Labor Day weekend, the fair has always been about agriculture. From its inception by local farmers and ranchers the fair has showcased the best that Kittitas County has to offer. With the Fair & Rodeo combining its efforts & location since 1923, everyone can enjoy agricultural exhibits and competitions, a four day rodeo and a gathering of Yakama Indians takes place. Whether you are a kid or a kid at heart, the Kittitas County Fair has something for everybody with special attractions to celebrate the history, heritage, and culture of the county: Frontier Village; Heritage Center.
Check out www.kittitascountyfair.com
for entertainment options/
Davis Cascadia Carnival will be here once again.
If you are wanting information about becoming an exhibitor at fair please check out the website or call the Kittitas County Fair office at 509-962-7639
Experience the local rafting waters on a four to six hour float with a gourmet, stream side lunch complete with Washington wines. A great trip with lots of fun for everyone, including kids. On the rafting trips, you have the option of getting wet or staying dry. Let your guide know your preferences, but at a minimum, you are likely to get your feet wet from getting in and out of the rafts.
"More Than Honey" The film is a comprehensive documentary which examines the disappearance of honeybee populations worldwide. The amazingly cutting-edge film-making illustrates the causes and consequences of this alarming phenomenon. It is becoming clearer that extreme measures are necessary to save the bees and the human race. The film is sponsored by the Kittitas Valley Unitarian Universalist Congregation (KVUUC), and is followed by a discussion. Come and learn more about what we can do to save the bees. Next Sustainable Film video will be shown in November.
Grab some snacks, a few lawn chairs and get ready for this great line-up of family-friendly movies! FREE!
Join us on one of our many trips through wine and hop country this summer. Enjoy the natural beauty of central Washington and learn about the industries that make our area unique. Enrollment is limited so reserve your seat TODAY by visiting cwu.deu/ce/bus-tours-day-trips
Cost per seat is $85.00
Join us on Wednesday August 20, 2014 from 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm at Meadows Place Senior Living.
Tour Historic Liberty, observe an Arrastra in use; hands on equipment demos, metal detector night hunt.........and much more
Please join us at the Kittitas County Chamber's August Business After Hours!
This month's BAH event is sponsored by:
TaraTruax.com and the Starlight Lounge
Come and take advantage of the business networking opportunities. Connect with new and old business friends and neighbors.
Enjoy Martini's & Marketing
This is the best way to spend two hours!!!
Join us on Wednesday, August 20 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. on the north side of KVH Hospital to enjoy delicious food, live music and laughs with friends. Tickets are on sale now at the front desk of KVH Hospital, and on the day of the BBQ. The menu includes a choice of BBQ pork ribs or Wild Alaskan salmon, beans, fresh salads and fruit, dinner rolls, ice cream bars, and bottled beverages. Ticket prices: $10 general admission, $9 senior citizens, families of KVH employees, $8 children 12 and under.
The 33rd Annual Rodeo BBQ
11:30am- 1:30pm Wednesday August 20th
BBQ Pork & Ribs, Wild Alaskan Salmon, Old Settler's Beans, Fresh Salads, Fresh Fruit, Granny Dinner Rolls, Ice Cream Rolls, Ice Cream Bars, Bottled Ice Tea, Water & Soda
Buy tickets at he hospital front desk or at the BBQ (North side of hospital)
$10.00 General admission
$9.00 Seniors & KVH Families
$8.00 Children 12 & Under