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Upcoming Events for Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce
Updated: 3 hours 8 min ago

09/03/2020 - Virtual Kittitas County Fair

Wed, 2020-08-26 14:28
This year we're going virtual, and although we can't provide an elephant ear or Ferris wheel ride, there are a variety of other ways to participate. Kittitas County residents can choose to enter as an exhibitor online, but please note, there are only a limited amount of departments to choose from this year. We encourage everyone to tune in to our Facebook page daily over Labor Day weekend to support our local youth and community. We'll be showcasing entries virtually, and hope to live stream if possible. To learn more and to enter as an exhibitor, please visit: https://www.kittitasvalleyeventcenter.com/p/getinvolved/fair-exhibitors/exhibitor-guidebook VIRTUAL FAIR SCHEDULE
Still Life:
Entries Open - August 10
Entries Close - August 21   We want to extend a HUGE thank you to our Kittitas County Fair Board and Valley event Center staff. They all have been working tirelessly since March to come up with plan after plan during this unprecedented time. We appreciate our community's support as well.

09/17/2020 - Fair Food Fest

Wed, 2020-08-26 14:28
We've been dreaming of getting our Fair Food Fix all year ling! How about you?

With the cancellation of the Central Washington State Fair this fall, Yakima Valley will be missing out on some serious Fair Food and fun. However, while we won't be hosting our annual Fair, your Fair Food cravings can be satisfied! 

We would like to invite you to our first ever drive-thru "Fair Food Fest -2020"! From Thursday, Sept. 17th- Sunday, Sept. 20th, nearly a dozen vendors will be at State Fair Park serving up fair classics such as Young Life burgers, funnel cakes, corn dogs, cotton candy, roasted corn, and more. We may even have some fun surprises along the drive-thru route! 

Help us spread the word! We are on a mission to invite the entire community to come out and get their "fair food fix", so please forward to everyone you know! 

One free 2021 Fair Admission Ticket per car with donation of 3 cans of food! 

09/18/2020 - Basic Mediation Training

Wed, 2020-08-26 14:28
The Dispute Resolution Center of Yakima and Kittitas Counties is offering a 40-hour Basic Mediation Training where trainees will receive  instruction in the skills necessary to serve as a neutral third-party mediator, including hands-on experience in mediation and invaluable communication and listening tools that can help in every aspect of their work and home lives.   Additional training that leads to mediator certification will be available to those who complete the course and volunteer for the DRC.
  Cultivate Non-adversarial Dispute Resolution Skills Mediation is an effective way to resolve disputes as an alternative to court, a way where people in the midst of a conflict sit down together to discuss the conflict and develop their own solutions.   With the current divisive atmosphere in the nation, mediation is a great way to cultivate neutral and nonviolent dispute resolution in our community and bring people together. 
  Volunteer Mediators Needed At the DRC, mediators help resolve many types of disputes, including small claims court cases, par­enting plans and parenting issues, marriage dissolutions, landlord/tenant issues, consumer/business issues, family caregiver and other senior issues, parent/teen conflicts, victim/offender meetings, foreclosure cases, and employment, neighborhood, and family disagreements.

09/26/2020 - Paint Ellensburg LIVE

Wed, 2020-08-26 14:28
Gallery One's Paint Ellensburg LIVE auction. Visit www.paintellensburg.com for more information!

10/02/2020 - Fishy Friday!

Wed, 2020-08-26 14:28

10/02/2020 - First Friday Art Walk

Wed, 2020-08-26 14:28

10/03/2020 - WindFall Cider Fest and Bluegrass

Wed, 2020-08-26 14:28
The Best Crafted Cider & Music meet to celebrate the colors of fall in the center of Washington Ciderhouses from Puget Sound, Wenatchee, Yakima and around the region will bring enough varieties to make the most experienced taster swoon. Four live bands, Bluegrass to Folk to Americana, will own the outdoor stage. WindFall is an event for ages 21 and up. ID will be required. Biggest Gathering of Cider in Central Washington. Each cider house will bring two or three varieties for your pleasure. From dry to sweet to hopped to fruited, herbed or flowered, there's a cider for everyone. Local restaurants and concessions will offer plentiful handy food for every taste. Beer, wine and soft drinks will also be available.

10/10/2020 - Roslyn Mountain Ale Festival

Wed, 2020-08-26 14:28
The Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce is bringing back the perfect event for any beer aficionado to the quaint mountain town of Roslyn, Washington. Roslyn Mountain Ale Festival introduces a variety of breweries from the Central Washington area. Breweries such as DRU BRU, ICICLE Brewing Company, Columbia Valley Brewing and many more will fill up The Roslyn Yard. Attendees will also enjoy food from Roslyn's local restaurant, Basecamp Books & Bites and the musical stylings from a Central Washington performer. Come on down to the 2020 Roslyn Mountain Ale Festival on October 10 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. 

Applications for breweries and performers will be posted soon! For more information, please email madison@kittitascountychamber.com. 

09/19/2020 - 37th Threshing Bee and Antique Equipment Show

Thu, 2020-08-20 14:20
Kittitas Valley Early Iron Presents the 37th Threshing Bee and Antique Equipment Show -Kiwanis Breakfast starts around 7:00 AM to 10:00 AM both days -4H serves lunch from 11:00 AM to about 1:00 PM both days -Winegars Ice Cream Served All Day -Threshing will start Saturday around 10:00 AM, and 2:00 PM, Sunday, 10:00 AM -Tractor Parade both days at 1:00 PM -Exhibitors are welcome, please, just show up, and show your stuff! -Vendors are welcome, please, just show up, and sell your properly themed items, vendor fee. 

09/17/2020 - Business After Hours

Thu, 2020-08-20 02:19
Join the Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce for their monthly networking event, Business After Hours at Best Western Plus!
Enjoy food and drink, and raffle prizes! 

Be there to get a look at the brand new Medical Arts Center, and help them celebrate with a ribbon cutting! 

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