Date(s) - Friday, November 23, 2018
Moments to Remember
Thank you to our longstanding Sponsor for Moments to Remember, Cramer’s Home Furnishings.
Moments to Remember is an all-day event and long time local tradition, always taking place on the Friday after Thanksgiving. Come downtown and enjoy a day full of family friendly activities, to kick off the Christmas Season.
Plaid Friday- Normal Business Hours of Participation Locations
Plaid Friday is a national event celebrated each year on the Friday after Thanksgiving as a way to encourage shoppers to support local businesses as they kick off their holiday shopping. Many of our downtown merchants will be thrilled to see you in their shops, all decked out in plaid. Join us for Plaid Friday to celebrate the diversity and creativity of independent businesses in your downtown!
Teddy Bear’s First Christmas- 1:00 pm, at Fitterer’s Furniture
Bundle up and gather ’round the windows at Fitterer’s Furniture to experience Teddy Bear’s First Christmas performed by Ellensburg Children’s Musical Theater.
Cookie Scavenger Hunt- 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm, Starting at the Rotary Pavilion on the corner of 4th and Pearl
Let your child’s creativity run wild as they collect materials to decorate a special cookie for the holiday. This annual event is a favorite for children as they explore downtown businesses collecting candies and toppings along the way and decorating in the Rotary Pavilion. Thanks to our sponsor Ellensburg Pet Center and Dakota Cafe for supplying the cookies.
Dancing in the Statefarm Windows- 5:00 pm
Safeway Tree Lighting- 6:15 pm
Downtown Tree Lighting- 7:00 pm
Streets of Bethlehem- 7:05 pm
- Chili Feed- 12:00 pm-6:00 pm
- Holiday Craft Bazaar- 12:00 pm-6:00 pm
- Take Your Own Pictures With Santa- late afternoon
- Fairgrounds Lighting- 6:00 pm