Eastern Washington

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Ephrata, Washington

Located in the heart of the Columbia basin, find a community of shopping, museums, recreation, art, innovative schools and welcoming churches. Enjoying steady growth since 1892 – come discover all Ephrata has to offer!.

Web site: www.EphrataWaChamber.com

Major Events and Festivals


Annual Canal Caper 10K Run
Come enjoy running with community amongst fantastic scenery! March 19, 2011. For more information contact Karin Buchmann at (509) 787-3929. Register at www.active.com


Rage in the Sage Mountain Bike Festival
Kick off the weekend with a short track racing event followed by a free BBQ and tent camp out! Prepare for the infamous Beezley Burn cross country mountain bike race known for its grueling course and prize give-aways. April 9-10, 2011. Oasis Park. www.beezleyburn.com/

Lions Fishing Derby
Grab the kids and start casting and reeling in the fish! Age limit is 14 years old. Prizes available! April 17, 2011. Oasis Park. (509) 754-5102. ephratawa.chambermaster.com/

Annual Ephrata Garden Club Plant Sale
Sale of local plants and flowers raise funds for community. April 30, 2011. 1311 D St. SW. (509) 754-4356


Ephrata Dust Up
This three-day soaring event welcomes newcomers and experienced pilots to take flight, provide education and show off flying techniques. Ephrata Airport. May 28-30, 2011.



Basin Summer Sounds
Grab your dancing shoes and experience this multi-genre music festival weekend! A variety of food vendors rock along with the music. Children’s activities will be available Saturday morning. July 15-16, 2011. Grant County Courthouse. ephratawa.chambermaster.com/

Nascar Meet & Greet Car Show
Come participate in our meet and greet, take pictures with cars and drivers and even enjoy a dip in the pool. July 23-24, 2011. Best Western Rama Inn – 1818 Basin St. SW. ephratawa.chambermaster.com


Quincy Hot Air Balloon Festival
See the balloons take flight at sunrise and sunset! Join in for entertainment, food, fireworks and a beer and wine garden. September 10-11, 2011. 7737 Rd. L. 5 NW, Quincy, WA. (509) 787-3795. ephratawa.chambermaster.com/











Grant County Historical Museum
Discover a walk through the past and see the formation of Grant County through colorful displays, historic settings and complex buildings. Located on 3.75 acres, the museum allows you to actually enter buildings and experience the ol’ pioneer life! 45 Alder St. www.ephratawachamber.com/