Experience Enumclaw

Welcome to Enumclaw!
Take a breath and enjoy a community with many opportunities to eat, shop, and play. We encourage you to come out for an event or just to spend an afternoon and look around.

Winter / Early Year
The Enumclaw Chocolate and Wine Festival starts the event year at the Enumclaw Expo Center. The Festival draws chocolate and wine lovers from the region for 3 days of "tasteful" fun!

In the spring, lakes and streams provide the angler with the opportunity to catch feisty trout. Mountain biking, camping, hiking, horseback riding, back packing and boating await the outdoor enthusiast.
Hiker walking in front of Mt. Rainier
May brings the Mutual of Enumclaw Stage Race, a bicycle race that brings professional and amateur racers from all over the country to Enumclaw.


The summer months are filled with fun activities for all to participate in. In July, Enumclaw hosts an Old Fashioned Fourth of July Celebration. Also in July is the Scottish Highland Games, a 3 day Scottish Festival with wonderful bagpipe music and Scottish food and drink. Come to the gathering of clans and visit with the people from all over the world who come to this celebration. July stays busy with the King County Fair at the Enumclaw Expo Center. At the same time, Downtown Enumclaw comes alive at the annual Street Fair.


September and the remainder of the fall season usher in a blazingly colorful autumn in the surrounding neighborhood and high country which makes the perfect atmosphere for our annual Brew Fest in October. On Halloween, participating downtown businesses open their doors to ghosts and goblins of all ages in the annual Trick or Treating event.

Winter / Late Year

Our holiday season starts in November with the Festival of Crafts and Gifts, then in December, Enumclaw hosts a Christmas Parade and Holiday Celebration and tree-lighting ceremony. For winter fun, come and enjoy the miles of snowmobile, downhill and cross-country areas that await you. Take advantage of the ski facilities at Crystal Mountain Ski Area, including sunsets dinners in the summer. Try your skill at catching the winter run of steelhead trout to be found in nearby White, Green, Carbon and Puyallup Rivers.


Enumclaw boasts 6 school district park playgrounds, the Aquatics Center and indoor sports arena, and an 18 hole golf course. The City of Enumclaw Parks and Recreation Department operates sixteen beautiful city parks, which have picnic and play areas for youth and adults, including basketball, softball and soccer areas, and playground apparatuses for children. A Non-Profit organization now operates the Enumclaw Expo Center, formerly known as the King County Fairgrounds.

Enumclaw also boasts of its state of the art baseball complex, Boise Creek Sixplex with 6 playing fields for our Little League, school teams and host tournament play from May through September.

For a complete listing of area events check out the Local Events Calendar.

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