Great American Main Street Award Semifinalist

Upcoming Events

Holiday Girls Night Out
Thursday, December 12, 2019
at 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Grab your friends and take part in this evening of fun, and fabulous deals. Stop by each participating location for a one of a kind of shopping experience including refreshments, raffles, added inventory, live entertainment, at home business consultants, shopping discounts, and more! This unique semi-annual event is a local favorite that residents and business owners look forward to year after year. Don’t miss out. Thank you to our sponsors, Collective Interiors and Alente Spa & Salon, and our bus sponsor, The Mule Cocktail Bar.

Brewfest Comedy Kickoff
Friday, January 17, 2020
at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Come join the Ellensburg Downtown Association for a side-splitting good time at Brewfest Comedy Kickoff! Whether you are in town for the beer at Winterhop Brewfest, hosted by the Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce, or just want a unique night out in downtown Ellensburg, we welcome you all to sit back and laugh!

Restaurant Week
Monday, February 17, 2020 - Saturday, February 22, 2020
at All Day

Join the Ellensburg Downtown Association and participating downtown restaurants as we roll out Restaurant Week, a promotional event designed to highlight unique dining experiences and encourage trying new local cuisine.

Ellensburg Weather

Dec 8, 2019 - Sun
Ellensburg, US
6 mph, WNW
29.94 inHg

Welcome to Downtown Ellensburg

Downtown Ellensburg is something to behold. Framed by preserved 1890 structures filled with a variety of shops, restaurants, and galleries, this Certified Main Street Community is one of the great historic shopping districts of the Pacific Northwest. Enjoy the day strolling a variety of clothing stores, bookstores, floral and gift shops, galleries, and museums. Stop for a meal at any one of our fabulous restaurants. Enjoy wine or beer tasting along with live music and dancing at one of our local breweries, tasting rooms, or taverns. 

The Ellensburg Downtown Association is part of a powerful network of organizations across the United States called Main Street America, working to preserve and revitalize our nations historic downtown districts. Through promotion, design, economic vitality, and organization, the EDA supports a thriving economic and cultural center that welcomes residents and visitors alike. 

2019 Great American Main Street Award Semifinalist!

Each year, the National Main Street Center recognizes exceptional Main Street communities whose successes serve as a model for comprehensive, preservation-based commercial district revitalization with the Great American Main Street Award (GAMSA). Since the award’s inception in 1995, over 90 Main Street programs have been honored. In 2019, downtown Ellensburg was named a Semifinalist for the award, naming us one of the top ten historic downtowns in the country!