Upcoming Events

Restaurant Month
Wednesday, February 10, 2021 - Wednesday, March 10, 2021
at All Day

We are so lucky to have such great cuisine right here in downtown Ellensburg and it’s time to celebrate them! From February 10-March 10, you can participate in Restaurant Month Bingo with different activities to enjoy in each square. Get a Bingo and be entered in to win a gift card from EVERY restaurant in the historic downtown district. Bingo cards will be available in February!
It’s 2021, all the more reason to celebrate! Participating restaurants will be offering a special take out meal for $20.21. A list of participating businesses and meal specials will be available in February.
Click here to download a Restaurant Month Bingo card.
Remember to always #EATLOCAL

Downtown Clean-Up
Saturday, April 24, 2021
at 9:00 am - 12:30 pm

Grab your gardening gloves and head downtown for a fun morning of Spring cleaning!

Sign up for a time slot to help clean our downtown by picking up trash, scrubbing benches, bike racks, and trash receptacles, and cleaning out nodes.

Time slots are 1.5-hour increments and are limited to 10 people at a time.


Trash Pick-Up: 9 AM-10:30 AM

Downtown Furniture Scrubbing: 10:30 AM-11:30 AM

Node Clean Out: 11:30 AM-12:30 PM


Downtown Clean-Up

Sign-up for a time slot to participate in Downtown Clean-Up
  • *masks are required* Please bring your own gloves. Trash bags and other cleaning equipment will be provided.

Ellensburg Weather

Mar 7, 2021 - Sun
Ellensburg, US
clear sky
clear sky
16 mph, NNW
30.12 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!