Day One: Evening
1) Mike's Tavern
Cle Elum, WA
Known for their great beer selection and daily specials, Mike's Tavern is a great place to chill with friends. Take some time and chat up some of the locals, maybe they'll tell you some of the secret places they enjoy in Cle Elum.
2) Club 301
If you're looking for a fun night of dancing, Club 301 is the place to go. If you arrive before the dancing begins you can enjoy shuffleboard, pool, or cornhole while you enjoy your favorite drink.
Start your weekend with delicious handmade ice cream and sweet treats. This premium ice cream shop has unique flavors worth trying.
Day Two: Morning
1) ABC Donuts
Treat yourself to freshly made donuts at ABC Donuts. With reasonable prices you can buy a dozen, eat some now and save some for later. You're friends will thank you for finding such a great Donut shop.
This easy hiking trail not only includes great views, but it also has interpretive signs along the way. Take a moment to learn about the surrounding ecosystem or take a break on one of the many log benches. There are many great photo ops along the way as well, so don't forget your camera or selfie sticks!
3) Jenikka's Coffee House
Jennika's Coffee House is a great spot for fresh baked goods and coffee so good even the coffee snobs will be pleased.
Day Two: Afternoon
Tacos Chalito serves genuine Mexican Cuisine that is extremely tasty. This taco truck remains stationary on Main Street Ellensburg and offers sit down seating outside and inside the adjacent building.
2) Golf at Sun Country Golf
Cle Elum, WA
Are you a golfing pro? This fun yet challenging course is perfect for a sunny day. Not a pro? Don't worry the laid-back atmosphere is perfect for those that are learning. Grab a golf cart and have fun with your friends!
3) Ellensburg Distillery
Make sure to try their handcrafted lavender gin, Amethyst Gin. Interested in buying a bottle? Ask about the best ways to drink Amethyst Gin and you will get some fun recipes. Not a gin person? Try the Wildcat White, White Whisky.
Day Two: Evening
1) Campus U-Tote-Em
Campus U-Tote-Em has been a part of Ellensburg for 70 years. Fries are hot, burgers are juicy, and shakes are yummy, what more could you need? With outdoor tables you can enjoy the cool evenings while chowing down on one of the best classic burgers in Ellensburg.
2) Shooters 2.0
A fun place to spend the night out. Embrace your competitive side and choose one (or more) of the many video or board games that Shooters 2.0 supplies. A great place to laugh and enjoy your favorite games from your childhood.
3) Parlour Car Bistro
Cle Elum, WA
Get a little dressed up and treat yourself to a high-quality meal at Parlour Car Bistro. Order innovative cocktails alongside your delicious and unique main course.
Day Three: Morning
1) Koletty's Koffee
Get your energy boost for the trip home at Koletty's Koffee. Delicious coffee and baked goods makes for a great morning.
If you love biscuits and gravy, you will love Red Bird Café
. Even if you don't love biscuits and gravy, you will easily find something on the menu to enjoy!
3) Sunrise from Red Top Lookout
Wake up bright and early and head to Red Top Lookout. With 360 views you can enjoy watching the sunrise and appreciate the beauty of Central Washington with your friends.