Great American Main Street Award Semifinalist

Upcoming Events

Brewfest Comedy Kickoff
Friday, January 18, 2019
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!

15th Annual Winterhop Brewfest
Saturday, January 19, 2019
at 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

For 12 years, the Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce has invited 1,600 beer lovers to Ellensburg, Washington to sample beer from over 30 northwest breweries (& Cideries) in 12 venues in Historic Downtown Ellensburg, Washington.

First Friday Art Walk
Friday, February 01, 2019 - Friday, December 06, 2019
at 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Come and stroll through downtown Ellensburg every 1st Friday of the month.

Ellensburg Weather

Winter Weather Advisory

8:12 AM PST on January 17, 2019
10:00 AM PST on January 17, 2019
Today is forecast to be Warmer than yesterday. Chance of afternoon rain and snow showers.
Thursday 50%
High 38° / Low 30°
Rain and snow showers mixed for the afternoon. High 38F. Winds light and variable. Chance of precip 50%.
Thursday Night 20%
High 38° / Low 30°
Overcast. Low near 30F. Winds light and variable.
Friday 90%
High 40° / Low 35°
Cloudy with occasional rain in the afternoon. High near 40F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 90%.
Friday Night 100%
High 40° / Low 35°
Rain early...then remaining cloudy with showers late. Low around 35F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 100%. Rainfall near a quarter of an inch.

Welcome to Downtown Ellensburg

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. 

If you are stopping at the Interchange to gas up and go, you are missing out. Located just 1 mile from Exit 109 off I90, downtown Ellensburg is something to behold. Preserved 1890 structures filled with a variety of shops, restaurants, and galleries await your visit.

Downtown Ellensburg is a Certified Main Street Community and 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 great 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. Ellensburg is a unique way to spend a weekend with family and friends.