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The Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce 114th Annual Awards Gala

By Katie Estes | January 28, 2022

The Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce 114th Annual Awards Gala ELLENSBURG, WA – January 28, 2022 – In its 114th year, the Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards Gala will be held on March 10, 2022 at 6:00 p.m, in The Lodge at Suncadia Resort. The ticket price of the event will be $65…

The Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce Postpones The 18th Annual Winterhop Brewfest Until February 26, 2022

By Katie Estes | January 12, 2022

The Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce Postpones The 18th Annual Winterhop Brewfest Until February 26, 2022 ELLENSBURG, WA – January 11, 2022 – The Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce remains committed to the health and well-being of our partners and to our community. After much consideration and discussion with our Board of Directors and public…

2022 Enterprise Challenge Contestants Announced

By Katie Estes | January 11, 2022

2022 Enterprise Challenge Contestants Announced FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  ELLENSBURG, WA – January 10, 2022 – Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce and the Yakima County Development Association are excited to announce the contestants for 2022 Enterprise Challenge business plan competition: Arts and Drafts (Yakima County) – A craft bar where patrons can come and choose a…

Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce Presents the 18th Annual Ellensburg Winterhop Brewfest

By Katie Estes | November 24, 2021

Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce Presents the 18th Annual Ellensburg Winterhop Brewfest ELLENSBURG, WA – NOVEMBER 23, 2021 – The 18th Annual Winterhop Brewfest is coming back to Ellensburg, Washington on January 15, 2022. On this day from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. the festival will bring 1,700 people to historic downtown Ellensburg. Attendees will have…

Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce Christmas in Cle Elum Parade and Firework Show

By Katie Estes | November 18, 2021

Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce Christmas in Cle Elum Parade and Firework Show ELLENSBURG, WA – November 18, 2021 – The Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce will be putting on the Christmas in Cle Elum Parade and Firework Show on December 4, 2021. The parade will start at 6 p.m and run along 1st Street between…

Registration opens for the 2022 Enterprise Challenge

By Darby Grimes | November 18, 2021

Registration Opens for the 2022 Enterprise Challenge ELLENSBURG, WA  – The Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce and the Yakima County Development Association have opened registration for the 2022 Enterprise Challenge. The Enterprise Challenge is an annual business plan competition for new and emerging companies in Yakima and Kittitas Counties. This is a great way for…

Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce Hires New Communications Manager

By Emily Masseth | October 18, 2021

Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce Hires New Communications Manager ELLENSBURG, WA – October 18, 2021 – The Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce has hired Katie Estes as the new Communications Manager. Estes grew up in Arlington, Washington, and then moved to Ellensburg, Washington for college in 2013. She graduated in 2018 from Central Washington University…

Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce Communications Manager Accepts New Role

By Emily Masseth | October 11, 2021

Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce Communications Manager Accepts New Role ELLENSBURG, WA – October 11, 2021 – Emily Masseth will be shifting out of her position as the Communications Manager as of Friday, October 15, 2021. Over the last month, Masseth has been working with the Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce team to develop a…

Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce Hires New Director of Tourism & Events

By Emily Masseth | October 4, 2021

Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce Hires New Director of Tourism & Events ELLENSBURG, WA – October 4, 2021 – The Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce has hired Matthew Anderson as the new Director of Tourism & Events. Anderson has a background extending 20 years in hospitality and event management. Most recently, Anderson was the General…

Kittitas County Chamber Presents 8th Annual Roslyn Mountain Ale Festival

By Emily Masseth | September 22, 2021

Kittitas County Chamber Presents 8th Annual Roslyn Mountain Ale Festival ELLENSBURG, WA – September 22, 2021 – The perfect event for any beer aficionado is coming back to the quaint mountain town of Roslyn, Washington. On October 9, 2021, from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. The Roslyn Mountain Ale Festival will introduce thirteen different breweries…