Things To Do

Downtown Ellensburg is a place to discover year round with its ongoing street festivals, live music, foodie finds, an eclectic art scene, brand-name clothing, one-of-a-kind shops, historic tours and museums, impressive public art, a vibrant farmer's market, fun art programs, and a beer lover's paradise.


DOWNTOWN ELLENSBURG IS FOR FOODIES! With a selection of cuisine that spans a variety of cultures and flavor palettes, downtown has what you’re in the mood for. The restaurants, cafes and eateries offer everything from intimate indoor settings to al fresco dining. Whether you’re looking for fresh pastries, handcrafted burgers, or a classic meal, you’ll find it in downtown. New restaurants continue to pop up, making each visit an opportunity to try something fresh and new. For both casual fare and upscale dining, Downtown Ellensburg is your one-stop destination.


GET SHOPPING! Downtown Ellensburg has lots of great shopping options for locals and visitors to explore. From great clothing boutiques to classy home decor stores to pawn shops with hidden treasures – it’s a great destination for unique items. Downtown is the heart of Ellensburg and shopping at our local business owners helps our community thrive. If you haven’t been to Main Street and the neighboring streets in awhile, head our way, you’ll be impressed with what you find.




Downtown Ellensburg offers unique shops, restaurants, and events. And what better way to experience it all than living in the middle of it? With many types of residential options, there’s something for everyone. Downtown you can find second story apartments, newly developed lofts and condos, and non-assisted elderly and disabled residential options.


GO DISCOVER ELLENSBURG! The arts & culture scene is alive in Downtown Ellensburg. There’s a reason that Downtown is considered to be the cultural hub of the city, and it clearly shows in the selection of galleries, museums, and art centers. Come downtown to find other fine parks, libraries and visitor resource centers.