Area Events

December

Christmas in Chelan

February

Snowshoe Softball

Snowshoe Softball is an actual softball tournament played in the snow with the participants strapped into snowshoes Contact Person: Winthrop Chamber of Commerce Address: Winthrop Ball Park, Winthrop WA Phone: 509-996-2125 Email: Website: WinthropWashington.com

March

Bite of the Methow

Taste the delectable works from local chefs, cooks, bakers and homes in/around the Methow Valley. Doors open at 5:00 pm. Silent and live auction too. Address: Winthrop Barn, Winthrop Washington Phone: (509)996-3631 Website: WinthropBarn.com

April

Backcountry Horsemen Spring Ride

24th annual spring ride organized through the Methow Valley Backcountry Horsemen. Contact Person: Nancy Palagruti Address: Beaver Creek Campground Phone: (509)997-4802 Website: MVBCH.com

May

WA State Vacation Rental Managers Meeting

Top Vacation Rental Managers meet to share ideas and foster the industry. Guest speakers, news and information. Plus the only state website that features Vacation Rentals in the Evergreen State. Contact Person: Josh Dettweiller Phone: 206-701-9142 Extension 906 Fax: 888-628-0839 Email: Website: WAVRMA.org

Ride to Rendezvous

10th annual Ride to Rendezvous. Vehicles at the rodeo grounds. Address: Methow Valley Rodeo Grounds, Brengman Rd, Winthrop, WA 98862 Website: Woga.org

49er Days in Winthrop

Relive the late 1800's during this three day event. Parade, events, games, country music, cowboy dinner and poetry, packers contest and much, much more. Contact Person: Winthrop Chamber of Commerce Address: Wild West Winthrop, WA USA Phone: 888-463-8469 Email: Website: WinthropWashington.com

June

Methow Valley Tour

The Methow Valley is famous among the fat tire crowd, but road riding has kept a pretty low profile. Contact Person: Terry Address: 209 Castle Ave in Winthrop Phone: 425-503-2333 Email: Website: MVSTA.com

National Fishing Day

"Guarenteed" Fish on every hook. Kids Ages 3 - 12 can fish for rainbow trout. Prizes to be awarded. Address: Winthrop National Fish Hatchery Phone: 509-996-4003

Winthrop Wine Festival

Come spend a Saturday afternoon in June sipping Washington’s own wines, in a park by the Methow River, while listening to the mellow music of Lynnette Westendorf. Contact Person: Winthrop Chamber of Commerce Address: Winthrop Park, Wild West Winthrop, WA 98862 Phone: 888-463-8469 Email: Website: winthropwine.com

July

Winthrop Rhythm & Blues Festival

The annual Winthrop Rhythm & Blues Festival, nominated "Best Blues Festival" and winner of "Best Blues Event" by Inland Empire Society at the Empire awards. Address: Located at the Winthrop Blues Ranch on the Methow River. Phone: 360-629-802 Email: Website: WinthropBluesFestival.com

Chelan's Fourth of July

For a resort community, it’s a great big fireworks show. Sit on the grass and get up close to the oohs and aahs. Address: Manson Bay by Wapato Point

Goldwing Touring Association Annual Rally

Honda Goldwing enthusiasts converge on Winthrop for Washington State's Annual Goldwing Touring Association Rally. Activites and events run through July 6th. Contact Person: Don & Carol Sims Address: Winthrop at Liberty Bell School Winthrop WA Phone: 360-856-5815 Email: Website: Gwta-wa.org

Methow Valley Chamber Music Festival

The Methow Valley Chamber Music Festival strives to combine professional performances of classical music with spectacular natural settings; Address: Winthrop WA Phone: mmf@methownet.com Website: MethowMusicFestival.org

August

Methow Valley Tour

The Methow Valley is famous among the fat tire crowd, but road riding has kept a pretty low profile. Contact Person: Terry Address: 209 Castle Ave in Winthrop Phone: 425-503-2333 Email: Website: MVSTA.com

September

Winthrop Auto Rallye

Annual auto rallye. Friday night check in, Saturday parade, show and shine and bucket run. Contact Person: Winthrop Chamber of Commerce Address: Downtown Winthrop WA Phone: 888-463-8469 Email: Website: MethData.com

Winthrop Golf Tournament

6th annual Winthrop Chamber of Commerce Golf Tournament. 15-four person teams. $60 p/p includes cart, green fees, door prizes and lunch. Contact Person: Winthrop Chamber of Commerce Address: 19 Bear Creek Golf Course Road, Winthrop, WA 98862-9732 Phone: 888-463-8469 Email: Website: MethowData.com

October

WA State Vacation Rental Managers Meeting

Top Vacation Rental Managers meet to share ideas and foster the industry. Guest speakers, news and information. Plus the only state website that features Vacation Rentals in the Evergreen State. Contact Person: Josh Dettweiller Phone: 206-701-9142 Extension 906 Fax: 888-628-0839 Email: Website: WAVRMA.org

November

Christmas at the End of the Road

Magical Holiday Celebration. Thanksgiving weekend through Christmas. A wondrous time of the year in the Methow Valley Contact Person: Winthrop Chamber of Commerce Address: Downtown - Wild West Winthrop, Washington Phone: 1-888-463-8469 Email: Website: WinthropWashington.com