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Chamber Events

Our community events offer a wide variety of opportunities for businesses and organizations to partner with us to promote your business and support your community. Contact us today to learn about how you could become a partner of one of our many community events.

Community Events Calendar

The annual Ellensburg Winterhop Brewfest is a one-of-a-kind festival that invites breweries from around the Pacific Northwest to pour their beers in various downtown business and venues. This snow-or-shine event gives beer lovers access to the best PNW brews, local music, and downtown venues in Central Washington. Join hundreds of beer enthusiasts on the third Saturday of January; tickets go on sale the first business day of December. Tickets are $40 and include a souvenir glass and (5) five tastings. This is for individuals 21 years of age and older. If you would like to participate as a brewery, please fill out this application. For more information visit or email

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Join the Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce for the Ellensburg Germanfest. Enjoy tasting numerous styles of German beer from local and regional breweries, German food, and numerous family activities. The event will also feature authentic German style entertainment, well known for their appearances at numerous Oktoberfest’s throughout the region. The event is paired with the annual Dachshunds on Parade, bring your Dachshund and enjoy both events in Downtown Ellensburg. For more information please visit, Tickets will go on sale in 2020.

UKC Independence Day

Join us in celebrating our independence at Wye Park in Cle Elum on Thursday, July 4 for the first annual Independence Day Fireworks show organized by the Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce. End your day under the stars and the Red, White, and Blue lights of the annual all aerial Fireworks Show.

10PM - Fireworks Show

Celebrate Independence Day in the Upper Kittitas County! ​The Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce is excited to return as the organizer of the Pioneer Days Grand Parade on July 6 starting 10AM and continue the strong partnership with the Cle Elum Downtown Association.

Pioneer Days includes a Grand Parade, Pioneer Village, and appreciation of the Upper Kittitas County's heritage and culture right in downtown Cle Elum, Washington. Enjoy numerous activities including bocce ball tournaments, heritage festivals, and high tea with the 2019 Pioneer Days Queen. Take a stroll down First Street to enjoy local restaurants, pubs, and shops! For the full schedule of events visit



Bite of the 'Burg is a street festival that happens the day before classes commence to welcome new and returning Central Washington University students to Ellensburg. Taking place on 4th Avenue between Pearl and Ruby, vendors line the street to give out great food, great swag, and great fun! It creates a great opportunity for businesses to introduce themselves to a new wave of customers, and helps newcomers find what they need in a small town. Come on down for the freebies, meet your neighbors, and make new friends at next year's Bite of the 'Burg.

Established as a way to celebrate ten great years of the wildly successful Ellensburg Winterhop Brewfest in 2013, the Mountain Ale Festival in Roslyn has gained popularity for its intimate setting and promotion of Washington State breweries. Rain or shine (often rain, we'll bring the tents), join us the second Saturday of October in the Roslyn Yard on Pennsylvania Avenue for good brews and good company. Afterwards, don't miss the opportunity to visit a world-famous historic bar, local eateries, and artisan shops. For more information visit Tickets will be available in August 2020.

Spark your holiday spirit in Downtown Cle Elum, Washington on the first Saturday of December. Santa's Village is full of fun-filled activities for the whole family, as well as vendors with unique gifts, sweet treats, and warm drinks. Cozy up for the Lighted Christmas Parade on First Street from Bullit to Oakes Avenues. Better be nice, Santa is sure to be around! If you would like to participate in the parade, please fill out this application.