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Live Music and Local happenings in Ellensburg and Kittitas County

Zan Fiskim will perform at Gard Friday Night. Photo courtesy of Zan and photo credit to Jessica Whitaker



Thursday June 13th


Ellensburg Arts  Commission Award Presentation @ Cornerstone Pie, 307 East 5th Ave., Ellensburg.      

Julie Prather will receive the Arts Treasure award for her wonderful glasswork.  Carol Cox will receive the Arts Advocate award for her work encouraging and fostering local performance artists .  She has opened her shop as a venue for many new and aspiring musicians. Her concerts there are always donation based and open to all ages.  You can come show your support at 5PM


Pint Night with  KVH Foundation @ Iron Horse Brewery and Taproom, 1621 Vantage Highway, Ellensburg. All Ages. 4PM-8PM


Pint Night in support of United Way of Central Washington @ Dru Brew, 1015 E. 2nd St., Cle Elum. All Ages. 4PM-8PM


Jared Graham @ Mike’s Tavern, 427 East 1st street, Cle Elum. 21+ No Cover.  7PM


Friday, June 14th (Flag Day)  (American Flags will be flown in Downtown Roslyn)

 Zan Fiskum @ Gard Vintners, 311 N. Pearl Street, Ellensburg. No Cover/ All Ages Arrive early to get a table. 6PM-9PM.


Against the Grain @ The Nodding Donkey Bar, 1518 W. University Way, Ellensburg.  21+  No Cover. 7PM


Rusty Cage @ Cornerstone Pie Garden Stage.,   307 East 5th Ave., Ellensburg . All Ages/ No Cover. Seating opens at 6PM. Music 7PM-9:30PM


TBD @ The Brick Saloon, 100 West Pennsylvania Ave., Roslyn. 21+  9PM


 Karaoke with Kozmo Blue @ Logan’s Bar, 204 W Pennsylvania, Roslyn 8PM-12AM



Saturday, June 15th

Biscuits and Bloody Mary’s @ The Mule, 119 East 4th Ave., Ellensburg.  9AM until sold out.  The perfect breakfast & cocktail combo while out at the farmers market.


Cle Elum Cars and Coffee @ Dru Brew, 1015 E. 2nd St., Cle Elum 10AM-12PM


2024 Ellensburg Car Show by The Rodders Club. @ N. Pine Street, Ellensburg.  Fun Run Friday evening, car show Saturday 9AM.  All types of cars welcome. $20 to register a car.  Free and open to the public.


Free Parrot Show @ Roslyn Creative Center, 103 West Idaho Ave., Roslyn 11AM- 1PM


Live Music and prime rib will be happening at Hot Rod’s Café and Bar, 108 Railroad Ave. Kittitas.  All Ages. Prime rib starts at 5.  Music at 6PM. No Cover.


Cornhole Tournament, Raffles, Food and Music @ Time Out Saloon, 101 S. Main Street, Kittitas.  A Bearded Sinners Take Over. A Memorial Run for Mark Nitchman. Proceeds benefit Hearts and Hands of Kittitas County.  21+ $20 to register a team for cornhole. Registration 11AM-12PM Tournament 12PM-6PM.


Angela Soffe Band @ Iron Horse Brewery Taproom, 1621 Vantage Highway, Ellensburg. All Ages/ No cover 7PM-9PM


Gin Mill Preacher @ Wheel Line Cider, 15730 Upper Badger Pocket Road, Ellensburg. Free/ All Ages. FREE mini apple pie while supplies last. The tasting room is OPEN from 3pm-7pm. Live music from  4pm-6pm


Last of the RedHot Mommas (jazz-inspired, country-sauced blues)@ Punch Projects, 10630 N. Thorp Highway, Thorp.  Exhibition  “Pop Cyclicle : rayguns & remnants from a place that likely never existed”  by Ron Evans is featured in the gallery. 12PM—4PM  Music 2PM-4PM.


The Lizards @ The Brick Saloon, 100 West Pennsylvania Ave., Roslyn. 21+  9PM


Sunday, June 16th  (Father’s Day)


Spiced Rye Band @ Thrall and Dodge Winery.  111 Dodge Road, Ellensburg.  Open Noon to 5PM. Music 2PM-4PM


Or at the brewery.  12PM-6PM


Open Mic Night @ Old Skool’s, 308 N. Main Street, Ellensburg. All Ages, Entry by donation. 7PM



Tuesday, June 18th

Bike Rodeo and Touch a Truck @ Ellensburg Rotary Park, 1200 West 5th Ave. ( Kids can bring their bikes and test their riding skills on the mountain bike skills course.) 11AM-2:30PM


Valley Voices Community Choir @ Ellensburg Presbyterian Church, 1307 East 3rd Ave., Ellensburg. Go to for more info. 6:30PM-8PM


Karaoke @ KCRCO, 211 West 3rd Ellensburg. 6PM-8PM Free


Summer Reading Program Kickoff Party @ Ellensburg Public Library, 4:30PM-5:30PM


Wednesday, June 19th              (Junteenth)

Ellensburg Night Markets, On Pine Street  between 3rd and 4th.  Artisans, food vendors and Musicians. Free/ All Ages 4PM-8PM

Juneteenth Celebration @ The Red Pickle,  301 N. Pine street, Ellensburg. We gather to celebrate Juneteenth, commemorating the end of slavery in 1865. Join us in honoring the African American history, culture, and contributions to our community.

10AM - 9 PM:

Kittitas County Historical Museum will be open to the public, offering historic programming dedicated to Juneteenth. A digital map of Ellensburg will highlight sites of significance to the Black community.

4 PM - 9 PM:

Ellensburg Downtown Association (EDA) Night Market begins on Pine Street (concludes at 8pm).

Musical performances kick off on the Red Pickle stage.

5:30 PM:

Juneteenth program featuring local dignitaries and community leaders.

Brought to you by: Black Grenade Entertainment, The City of Ellensburg’s DEI Commission, Kittitas County Historical Museum, Central Washington University, and the Ellensburg Downtown Association.


Karaoke with Kozmo Blue @ Logan’s Bar, 204 W Pennsylvania, Roslyn 8PM-12AM


Thursday June 20th

Ladies Night Out Roslyn “Here Comes the Sun”  5PM-8PM




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Jun 13

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