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Let Central Washington Color entertain you at its festivals and fairs, on its stages, and at its sporting events. Our event calendar serves up plenty of fun year-round! Search by city in the box below, or filter by area of interest. You can also sign up for monthly event highlights via email.

Apr 05 - Jul 19
Cascade Cow Cutters

Cascade Cow Cutters (CCC) is an NCHA Affiliate, located in Washington State. We are an active, growing association. We hold 12 to 14 NCHA shows yearly. A fresh cattle practice is generally held in the show pen on Friday preceding the show and a string cow is available all weekend.

Please see the website for more information and show schedule.
May 25
Easton Memorial Day Parade & Car Show

Make a point to stop by EASTON on SATURDAY, MAY 25th 2019

Start your day with a PANCAKE BREAKFAST, put on by our own volunteer fire department, then join in the 5K FUN RUN put on by our K-12 Easton School starting at 8:30am. After that, memorialize your day with a photo at the GREEN SCREEN, see if you can climb the ROCK WALL, ride on a MONSTER TRUCK, take a HELICOPTER ride, stop by and see the WALL of HEROES, bring your motorcycle to the MOTORCYCLE show. Bring your car to the CAR show.

PARADE starts at noon. It's free to join. Enjoy the vendors at the STREET FAIR, want to be a vendor? It's only $20.00 for a 10x10 booth area. See our website for further instructions.
May 26
Roslyn Riders Prize Ride

Roslyn Riders Playfield, Hwy 903 First Rider out at noon.

This year it's the 26th of May - the Sunday of Memorial Day Weekend.

70 Martin Road, Roslyn, WA
May 27
Roslyn Veterans Cemetery Memorial Day Service

Roslyn Veterans Cemetery Memorial Day Service
Roslyn Cemetery

Roslyn Museum is open on the weekends 12 to 4 and by request until spring.

Roslyn Cemetery
Jun 01
Cruisin' For Hospice

The 20th Annual Cruisin' for Hospice Car Show will take place in downtown Ellensburg. This year's show will include music, raffle, food, entertainment, free hot dogs and numerous show awards.

The show is open to any type of car or pick-up: antiques, classics, muscle cars, rods and more. Trophies and raffle items for this year's event are sponsored by local businesses and the Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce helped with advertising.

All proceeds from the event will benefit Hospice Friends, a local non-profit organization that provides peace, comfort and care to individuals facing life-threatening illnesses.
Jun 01
Keens Urban Streams and Brews

This is a bar crawl with Science! || walk, talk, and learn || expert-led discussions about urban stream habitat, fish, and stormwater || get to know our urban creeks || enjoy beer & wine at local watering holes || support the Kittitas Environmental Education Network!
Jun 08
Easton Fishing Derby

Easton Memorial Day Parade Committee/ Easton Ponds. 2 weeks after Easton Memorial Day Celebration on Saturday, June 8th, 2019.
Jun 15
Ellensburg Germanfest

Join the Kittitas County Chamber of Commerce for the 1st Annual Ellensburg Germanfest. Enjoy tasting numerous styles of German beer from local and regional breweries, German food, and many family activities. The event will also feature authentic German style entertainment, well known for their appearances at numerous Oktoberfest's throughout the region. The event is paired with the annual Dachshunds on Parade, bring your Dachshund and enjoy both events in Downtown Ellensburg.

Festival hours: 10am - 2pm

Location: Old Wells Fargo Drive Thru/Rotary Pavilion

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Jun 15
Dachshunds on Parade

Once again Saturday, June 15th 2019 downtown Ellensburg will be turned into the center of Dachshund paradise as Dachshunds and their owners come together to celebrate and enjoy the Parade and other Festivities.

The fun begins early, with an 8 a.m. breakfast, so bring your appetite! We'll see you at 100 W 4th Ave, Ellensburg, WA 98926.
Jun 19 - 23
Alpine Invitational Hunter Jumper Show

5-Day USEF Hunter Jumper Horse Show

We cordially invite you to come compete and enjoy the good natured ambiance of these shows. Opportunities abound for you and your horse to have many winning moments both in and out of the ring.

Washington State Horse Park
1202 Douglas Munro Blvd.
Cle Elum, WA 98922
Cle Elum
Jun 23 - 24
Roslyn Canine Festival

The event is tied to a Dock Diving competition which is attended by competitors from Idaho, Oregon, Washington and Canada. All require overnight stays and local services.

Anywhere from 50-100 dogs compete over the three days. More event information is available on the website.

Runje Field Roslyn, WA 98941

Jun 29
ChillAxle: Classic Car Show and RC Car Race



In addition to the display of more than 100 collector cars showcased across the grounds, the 2019l ChillAxle Car Show and RC Car Race will offer an abundance of activities and attractions for families and children at the Kittitas Valley Event Center on Saturday June 29, 2019.
Jun 29
Pioneer Queen's Coronation

Join the Upper Kittitas County Senior Center for the 2019 Pioneer Queen's Coronation in Cle Elum, WA.

Located at the Putnam Centennial Center
Cle Elum
Jun 29 - 30
Roslyn Library Annual Book Sale

Friends of the Roslyn Library's Annual Summer Book Sale coming July 1 & 2. The biggest and best book sale of the year. Thousands of items at great prices!
Jul 01 - 02
Alycia Burton Free Riding USA Tour

Join Alycia Burton & Goldrush for 2 nights of Entertainment, Education & Inspiration!


Alycia is a Performer youth Mentor and Horse Trainer, Having taught over 2500 riders and trained hundreds of horses herself she gives very easy to follow advise for a range of issues such as: rushing, backing off, taking rails, loss off confidence for the horse & rider, anxiety, getting left behind, gaining a bond with your horse, bareback balance, Free Riding and much more.

Visit our facebook page for more information!
Jul 04
Patriot Night Under the Lights

The Kittitas Valley Event Center is bringing a new country concert event to town on the 4th of July this year. Patriot Night Under the Lights will be making its home in Ellensburg's famous Rodeo Arena and is presenting Tracy Lawrence as the headliner! He's sold THIRTEEN MILLION albums, has had TWENTY-TWO songs on the Billboard Top 10 charts and EIGHTEEN No. 1 songs.

The Arena grounds will open on Independence Day at 7:00PM. Food vendors and beer gardens will be available before Tracy Lawrence takes the stage at 8:30PM.
Jul 05 - 07
Cowboy Traditions Ranch Roping

The Summer Solstice roping is a fine family affair, and features more events than your typical ranch roping -- and admission is FREE! NEW THIS YEAR: Youth Ropers 12 and under may enter once FOR FREE and be eligible for winnings! NEW CLASSES are available for participants as well! Learn more about these classes, and find this year's event schedule on their website now! (deadline to register is July 1st)
Jul 06 - 07
Cle Elum Pioneer Days Celebration

Pioneer Days includes a Grand Parade, Pioneer Village, Fire Works Show, and appreciation of the Upper Kittitas County's heritage and cultures. Enjoy numerous activities including bocce ball and horseshoe tournaments, heritage festivals, and enjoy meeting with the 2019 Pioneer Days Queen.

719 E 3rd St at the Putnam Centennial Center
Cle Elum
Jul 06
Ronald Heritage Festival

"We like it because of the music, the food and most of all the feeling of community," said Cle Elum's Kathy Stancik (from the 2016 show) who was there with multiple family members including her husband Joseph, Joseph's mother 93-year-old Marguerite Stancik and Joseph's aunt, 95-year-old Elaine Minerich.

Read More here...

Location: Hawthorn Hall; Ronald, WA
Cle Elum
Jul 06
Pioneer Days Parade

The Pioneer Days Grand Parade will be on Saturday, July 6th, 2019 starting at 10:00 AM in Cle Elum, Washington

We do not have a 2019 vendor list yet, but you can read more here.
Cle Elum
Jul 07
40th Annual "The Runner Stumbles" 10k by 24Hr Gym

The 40th Annual Runner Stumbles will be held at Suncadia Resort. The 5K run/walk and 10K run will be on paved roads and paths in a forested setting. Maximum time for official results is 90 minutes. The kids races will be run on grass courses. All proceeds benefit the Cle Elum Kiwanis Youth Fund. Starts at 9am!

Suncadia's Dawson Park
431 Coal Mine Way
Cle Elum
Jul 08 - 12
Northwest Wood Carving Academy

The academy would like to invite you to join fellow carvers and instructors for the 11th annual Northwest Carving Academy in Ellensburg, WA July 8-12, 2019. This year classes are offered covering hand and power carving, pyrography, painting and design, and baskets. Additionally, special interest classes are offered for spouses.

Kittitas Valley Event Center
Jul 11 - 14
Pacific Crest Open

4-Day USEF Hunter Jumper Horse Show -- Spotlight Events $2,000 Cascade Mini Prix 1.15M Presented by TBD $1,500

USHJA National Hunter Derby 3' Presented by Brick Road Farms

$750 Capt. Morgan PRO-AM Challenge .90M Presented by Encanto Valley Farm

See it all at the Washington State Horse Park!

Cle Elum
Jul 12 - 14
Buck Brannaman Clinic

Buck Brannaman, World Class Horseman and Clinician, will be back in the Rodeo Arena at the Kittitas Valley Event Center this upcoming weekend! This year his registered students have the opportunity to learn Horsemanship and Ranch Roping. Interested in being a Spectator? The fee is $30 on site to be able to watch the class at work! For more information, visit: facebook.


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