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Upcoming Events for Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce
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12/10/2015 - Girls Night Out

Thu, 2015-12-03 20:00
An established favorite, Girls Night Out is sure to bring much needed pampering and shopping specials to the ladies of Ellensburg. In case you need another reason to shop, you will be entered to win a gift basket for every $10 spent at participating stores.   A map of participating venues and their specials will be published the week of the event. Join us downtown on Thursday, December 10 from 5-9p.m.

12/08/2015 - Banff Mountain Film Festival

Wed, 2015-12-02 20:00
Each year, a collection of the best films celebrating outdoor culture is seen by more than 390,000 people in 40 countries, at over 840 screenings in 41 countries, including CWU! The Banff Mountain Film Festival is one of the largest and most prestigious mountain festivals in the world and features a collection of thought-provoking films from all over the globe. Traveling from remote landscapes and cultures to adrenaline-packed action sports, the World Tour showcases the efforts and talents of the world?s finest mountain filmmakers. Exhilarating and provocative, the 2016 World Tour is a must-see for mountain enthusiasts and those with a spirit of adventure. Through the big screen you will experience the highlights of adventure sports such as climbing, kayaking, alpine skiing and mountain expeditions and also visit remote cultures and some of the world?s last great wild places. Check out the 2015/16 trailer:

12/06/2015 - Community Christmas Dinner at the Swauk-Teanaway Grange

Sun, 2015-11-29 20:00
Come out to the Swauk-Teanaway Grange for our annual Community Christmas Dinner at 1 pm on Sunday, December 6, 2015. Community members are asked to bring a side dish or dessert potluck item to add to our Roast Turkey & Gravy, Mashed Potatoes, and Stuffing. Grange Members will be accepting donations of non-perishable food bank items or children?s or holiday gifts for the local Christmas basket programs for those in economic distress. Youth performers from Misty Favero's Dance Craze will take the stage during dessert. The food will be delicious; the young dancers will get you into the holiday spirit, and the sense of community - absolutely wonderful!

12/05/2015 - 5th Annual Christmas in Kittitas

Sat, 2015-11-28 20:00

A FREE Community Event for the Entire Family 

Saturday, December 5 at 5PM in downtown Kittitas on Main Street 

5:00PM – 6:00PM FREE Winter Picnic courtesy of New Life Assembly Church 

FREE Hamburgers – FREE Hot Dogs – FREE Potato Salad – FREE Baked Beans – FREE Marshmallow Roast for the Kids 

FREE hot chocolate for the kids courtesy of Kittitas Coffee Barn on Main Street 

FREE Glow-in-the-Dark Necklaces for Kids courtesy of Kittitas Country Hardware 6:00PM 

BIG BOY TOYS Lighted Machines Holiday Parade on Main Street Begins 

(line-up at 5:30 pm at Kern Company Parking lot – NO pre-registration required) 

Join in the Fun and Win a $50 Gift/Gas Card from Kittitas Shell 

See Santa as he Rides on The Fire Truck in the Parade 

AT THE COMMUNITY HALL: 6:30PM – 9PM Visit Santa and Mrs. Claus 

FREE FACE PAINTING for the kids 

FREE Book and FREE Goodie Bag for Every Child 

FREE Cake Walk – 

RAFFLE: buy a chance to win a family/kid friendly basket 



Donate Non-Perishable Foods for Families in Kittitas

12/06/2015 - One Stop Shopping Extravaganza

Sat, 2015-11-28 20:00
Come and join our wonderful event full of great vendors. From H2O at Home, Thirty-One Bags, Le-Vel, Silpada, Paws-A-Licious, LuLaRoe, Mary Kay and more! Great venue of gifts for him or her.

12/05/2015 - Holiday In The Cave Christmas Bazaar

Fri, 2015-11-27 20:00
Cave B Estate Winery
Hand crafted items 
Local Vendors
Wine Specials

12/05/2015 - Class of 2017 Holiday Bazaar

Thu, 2015-11-26 20:00
Kittitas Class of 2017 Holiday Bazaar
Kittitas Secondary School
7571 Kittitas Hwy, Kittitas, Washington 98934
Come join us to kick off your holiday season before you head downtown for Christmas in Kittitas!!!
*Potato soup bread bowls (includes drink) $5.00
*Baked goods
*Silent auction
*Lots of vendors
*Christmas Trees for sale (priced $29-$37)
*Large open space - wheelchair and stroller accessible

12/05/2015 - Chistmas in Cle Elum Parade of Lights

Wed, 2015-11-25 20:00

8AM–10AM Breakfast with Santa –  Putnam Centennial Center, 719 E. Third Street

8AM–3PM Christmas Bazaar and Lunch 60+vendors, Putnam Centennial Center 719 E. Third Street

9AM–5PM Photos with Santa – $6.00 (or $5 with a non-expired can of wholesome food people would like to eat) – Cle Elum Farm & Home, proceeds benefits a local family in need

11AM–5PM Kiwanis Christmas Tree Sale at the Pioneer Coffee Co. Lot (First Street) Trees available Nov. 28 – Dec. 20; sale hours: SATURDAYS 11am – 5pm • SUNDAYS 12-4pm

9AM–5PM Free Gift for Kids(6 & under) Tuckaway Antiques, 213 E. First Street

9AM–2PM Holiday New & Used Book Sale Carpenter Library 302 N. Pennsylvania Avenue, hosted by the Friends of the Carpenter Library

1PM–6PM Outdoor Live Nativity Scene Glondo’s Sausage Company, 216 E. First Street

2PM–6PM Warming Fires along First Street hosted by Cle Elum Rotary Club

3PM Mountain Voices Christmas Choir– Cle Elum Community Church, Third St. & Harris Ave. • Free Admission First performance is Friday, Dec. 4 at 7:00 p.m.

4PM–6PM Holiday Tea with Mrs. Claus Carpenter House Museum & Art Gallery, Third Street and Billings Avenue

4PM–7PM Hot Cocoa and Chili served at the Cle Elum Eagles FOE, 220 N. Pennsylvania Ave.

6PM Parade of Lights downtown Cle Elum followed by Treats with Santa. Parade route is West First Street to Oakes Avenue. Join in the fun, contact Kerri Farnum, 509-304-8222 for a Parade Application form

FIREWORKS SHOW Following the Parade of Lights! Sponsored by the City of Cle Elum and Suncadia Homeowners Association

For more information:

12/05/2015 - First Saturday Birdwalk

Mon, 2015-11-23 20:00

12/05/2015 - Bird House Day

Mon, 2015-11-23 20:00
Kids 11 years and younger (accompanied by an adult) are invited to join us for our FREE Build A Decorative Birdhouse? Day! All the tools and materials are provided. Santa will be here so bring a camera!

12/04/2015 - First Friday Coffee Club

Sun, 2015-11-22 20:00
Mark your calendar now for First Friday Coffee Club at Umpqua Bank Home Lending brought to you by the Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce. Coffee Club is an informal networking opportunity to share your business with others in the community, and is free and open to any business in the county. For more information about First Friday Coffee Club , call 509-925-2002

12/05/2015 - CWU Ware Fair Holiday Arts and Crafts Festival

Sun, 2015-11-22 20:00

CWU Ware Fair Holiday Arts & Crafts Festival

10AM-6PM Thursday, December 3rd

10AM-6PM Friday, December 4th

10AM-3PM Saturday, December 5th

Parking is free for non-students after 4:30PM on Thursday & Friday. Parking is free ALL day on Saturday to students and general public.

Location: CWU SURC

Contact: Blaine Land Ware Fair Coordinator



FB Page: CWU Ware Fair

Vendor application Link:

11/27/2015 - "StewFest" at Moments to Remember at the Fairgrounds

Fri, 2015-11-20 20:00
Moments to Remember at the Fairgrounds will be a little different this year.  Friends of the Fair and Youth Services Mentor Program are working together to organize StewFest on Friday November 27th at the Fairgrounds!  A delicious stew from three local restaurants will be featured at the event.  The event will be at the Fairgrounds from 12-6pm on Friday, November 27th.  The cost is $5, with proceeds going to the Community Christmas Basket and the Youth Services Mentor Program.  The meal will include beverages and Winegar’s ice cream.  The Holiday Craft Bazaar will also be happening at the same time, and we have heard rumors that Santa might make an appearance!  The goal of the Community Christmas Basket program is to provide families with plenty of food to last through Christmas time.  Youth Services Mentor Program provides year-round mentor-mentee matches.  The goal of the Mentor Program is to provide local children or teens with the experiences of a nurturing one-to-one relationship and community support.  We know that when children feel supported and connected to their community they are more likely to succeed in school, less likely to use drugs and alcohol, and more likely to develop nurturing relationships later in life. The Fairground lighting will happen at 6:05pm.  After this event make your way down to Safeway for the annual Christmas tree lighting at 6:15pm.   Visit with SANTA from 3-6pm

12/01/2015 - Support the cause at World AIDS Day at CWU

Fri, 2015-11-20 20:00
World AIDS Day is held on Dec. 1 of every year as the world comes together to show their support for people living with HIV/AIDS. This fall, CWU is joining this national education day with a public event on Tuesday, Dec. 1 with a handful events beginning at 8 a.m. and spanning to 6:30 p.m. in the Student Union and Recreation Center (SURC). This free event will feature information about HIV/AIDS awareness and prevention, with peer health educators present to answer any questions and spread awareness. Free take home HIV testing kits will also be available for CWU students.
Events include: STOP the Stigma hand prints from 8 to 11 a.m. in the SURC Pit; an information board with peer health educators available to answer questions from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. in SURC 137 A&B; an informational workshop about PrEP, a prevention option for those at high-risk at noon in SURC 140; a Candlelight Vigil at 6 p.m. at the SURC East Patio; and a storytelling session at 6:30 p.m. in the SURC Pit.
For more information contact the Wellness Center at 509-963-3240 or

12/04/2015 - CWU Ware Fair Holiday Arts and Crafts Festival

Fri, 2015-11-20 20:00

CWU Ware Fair Holiday Arts & Crafts Festival

10AM-6PM Thursday, December 3rd

10AM-6PM Friday, December 4th

10AM-3PM Saturday, December 5th

Parking is free for non-students after 4:30PM on Thursday & Friday. Parking is free ALL day on Saturday to students and general public.

Location: CWU SURC

Contact: Blaine Land Ware Fair Coordinator



FB Page: CWU Ware Fair

Vendor application Link: