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08/22/2015 - 2nd Annual Roslyn Art Festival

ELLENSBURG: EAT, PLAY, STAY! - Mon, 2015-08-10 20:00
The 2nd Annual Roslyn Art Festival
August 22nd & 23rd 
Featuring a Juried art show, Sunday wine reception, Artisan booths, and Music
  • Enjoy Art & Music throughout Downtown Roslyn
Free admission
  • When & Where: August 22nd and 23rd in downtown Roslyn
  • Events: Juried Art Show/Artisan Sales/Saturday Night Wine Reception/Music/Try-It Stations
  • Show Hours: Saturday, Aug. 22, 11am – 6pm & Sunday August 23, 11am – 4 pm
  • Saturday Reception & Wine Tasting: 7 pm to 9:30 pm
  • Phone: (509) 649-2223
  • Lead Organizers: Janine Brodine, Janen Korth, Andrea Sweet & Jonine Collins
The goal of the Roslyn Art Festival is to promote art and artists, encourage appreciation of the historical qualities of Roslyn Washington and support local businesses. During the weekend festival, artisan/art booths will be open in the Roslyn Warehouse. A new component of the Festival is a juried show culminated by a Saturday night wine tasting and award reception in a downtown Roslyn location. During the Art Festival weekend, there will be musicians and Try-It Art stations in downtown Roslyn. The Roslyn Arts Festival (RAF) is a project of RTown Community, a non-profit corporation. Proceeds from fees and commissions will be used to plan and promote future art events in Roslyn.

08/20/2015 - Business After Hours

ELLENSBURG: EAT, PLAY, STAY! - Sun, 2015-08-09 20:00
Thursday August 20th

Please join us at the Kittitas County Chamber's August Business After Hours!

This month's BAH event is sponsored by:  
ABRA Autobody (Formerly R&R Autobody)
Come and take advantage of the business networking opportunities.  Connect with new and old business friends and neighbors.

08/21/2015 - Swiftwater Cellars Summer Concert Series- Steelhorse (Bon Jovi Tribute)

ELLENSBURG: EAT, PLAY, STAY! - Sun, 2015-08-09 20:00
Swiftwater Cellars is proud to announce the 2014 Summer Concert Series! Tickets are available in The Boutique at Swiftwater Cellars or by emailing

August 21st- Steelhorse (Bon Jovi Tribute)
Adult $30/ Child $20

September 6th- The Good Vibrations (Beach Boys Tribute)
Adult $35/ Child $25

08/21/2015 - Seahawks Game V Kansas Chiefs

ELLENSBURG: EAT, PLAY, STAY! - Sun, 2015-08-09 20:00
Watch and enjoy at the Cle Elum Eagles as the Seahawks take on the Chiefs at Century Link Field

08/15/2015 - Cruise Cle Elum Papa Murphy's Pizza

ELLENSBURG: EAT, PLAY, STAY! - Sat, 2015-08-08 20:00
Enjoy Papa Murphy's Pizza during the Cruise Cle Elum Car Show at the Cle Elum Eagles

08/15/2015 - Live Acoustic Reflections By: Robert Gould

ELLENSBURG: EAT, PLAY, STAY! - Sat, 2015-08-08 20:00
Enjoy live acoustic music by Robert Gould at the Cle Elum Eagles

08/15/2015 - Iron Horse Brewery Dirt Bag Carnival

ELLENSBURG: EAT, PLAY, STAY! - Sat, 2015-08-08 20:00
Iron Horse Brewery- Dirt Bag Carnival
August 15th 
Iron Horse Brewery Worldwide Headquarters
1621 Vantage Hwy Ellensburg, WA 

Featuring Live music, Cornhole toss, Keg toss, coaster throw, bottle ring toss, hot dog eating contest and beer can smash 

The Iron Horse Brewery Dirtbag Party from years ago is back. Bigger and Dirtier? than ever before. It's a carnival, without the rides, but with beer, music, hot dog eating contests, keg toss, etc. Join us on August 15, in the back of the production facility. 

$10.00 entry, includes custom glass (for first 150 people) and 3 tokens. (1 beer) 
Wear dirtbag attire and get a bonus two tokens.

More info:

08/14/2015 - Burgers & Stuff

ELLENSBURG: EAT, PLAY, STAY! - Thu, 2015-08-06 20:00
Cle Elum Eagles presents Burgers & Stuff

08/14/2015 - Seahawks Home Game V Denver Broncos

ELLENSBURG: EAT, PLAY, STAY! - Wed, 2015-08-05 20:00
Watch the Seattle Seahawks take on the Denver Broncos at Century Link Field at the Cle Elum Eagles Club 649

08/06/2015 - Cle Elum Eagles Chili Dogs

ELLENSBURG: EAT, PLAY, STAY! - Mon, 2015-08-03 20:00
Cle Elum Eagles #649 Chili Dog Night

08/06/2015 - Cle Elum Eagles Joker Poker

ELLENSBURG: EAT, PLAY, STAY! - Mon, 2015-08-03 20:00
Cle Elum Eagles #649 Joker Poker

08/07/2015 - Wolf Pack Live Music

ELLENSBURG: EAT, PLAY, STAY! - Mon, 2015-08-03 20:00
Enjoy live music by Wolf Pack at the Ce Elum Eagles

08/08/2015 - Kruisin' Kittitas Car Show, Burnouts & Manifold Cooking Contest

ELLENSBURG: EAT, PLAY, STAY! - Mon, 2015-08-03 20:00

Poker Walk: Open to the public for $5.00 a hand. Each car show & burnout entrant gets one (1) free hand (received at time of registration)

Kids Cardboard Show: The 4th annual kids car show will begin at Noon in the New Life Church Parking lot (Main St. Kittitas) Open to all children 12 years old or younger. Each child is asked to create a cardboard car of out of recycled garbage. The cardboard car show registration will be from Noon-1:00pm, Judging from 1:00pm-1:30pm with awards presented at the announcer stage at 2:00pm. The judges will present awards and the kids will parade inside their creations along Main St. for two blocks before the Car show begins. Dash plaques awarded to all participants. The judging categories for this event are: Most colorful, most realistic, most masculine, and most feminine.

Parade 2:30pm Main St: This is where you will get to see those beautiful cars in motion. The cars will parade down Main St. and the announcer will announce the driver, owner, make, model and award received (if any) This is a good time for the crowd to get to know a little bit about the people behind the cars. At this point the car show is over, and after the parade is completed the burnouts begin!

Burnouts on Main St.: The burnouts will begin after the parade has finished. There is a slight lag in events as the burnout drivers are lined up, safety inspected, and debriefed on the rules. If you are planning on being a burnout contestant please read the rules available on the website or call with any questions. The burnouts will take place directly in front of the hardware store on Main St. The vehicles will do a slow rolling burnout (no standing still) along one city block, showing off by laying as much rubber and creating as much smoke as possible. Power braking is encouraged and showmanship is king! Winners will receive bragging rights and an award. There are three divisions: Pro Class, Amateur Class and Truck Class. Entrants choose their own division and will draw a number to determine the order of the lineup. Last year?s winners will go last in each division

Manifold Cooking Contest: 
Ladies and gentlemen- Start your Engines! But only after you've loaded them up with food for Kittitas County's first ever MANIFOLD COOKING CONTEST!

Engine Cooking is the art of cooking food from the excess heat of an internal combustion engine, typically the engine of a car or truck. 

Legend says this phenomenon started with truckers, who wanting to enjoy a warm meal, used the heat from their vehicle's engine to make lunch. Engine cooking is undeniably a great way to prepare a meal during a road trip or during a power outage. But we consider the method of cooking with the heat of an engine as a preferred method of  preparing a meal ANYTIME.

The principle is simple: Identify a hot spot on our engine, such as the exhaust manifold, wrap the food in several layers of tin foil to act as a conductor as well as protect the food from contaminants, use wire to tie it down and drive around until your meal is cooked!

Vendors interested in space for the event please contact: Jessica Tate at (509) 925-2002 or

08/13/2015 - Employee Medical & Leave Presentaion

ELLENSBURG: EAT, PLAY, STAY! - Sun, 2015-08-02 20:00
Employee Medical Leave & Accommodation in Washington State
Thursday August 13th 2015
Lunch Provided

Confluence Technology Center
285 Technology Center Way, Wenatchee

AVHRA Member Cost: $45.00
Non-Member: $55.00

Topics will include:
Employee leave, workers compensation, pregnancy, disability, family care act, military spouse leave, domestic violence act.