Chelan, WA is home to a vibrant selection of top-notch arts and entertainment destinations, including historic theaters, scenic vineyards, art galleries, and so much more.
Searching for some of the best venues around the city? You’ve come to the right place. Here are some great places you should check out:
1351 East Woodin Ave., Chelan, WA
Built in 1914, the Ruby Theater is one of the oldest movie theaters in Washington, showcasing movies for more than 90 years. Located in Chelan’s central business district, the theater was added to the National Register of Historic Places back in 1991.
The Ruby Theater’s stucco façade gives the place a nostalgic vibe, with its entrance sheltered by a projecting marquee and snack bar window surrounded by arched entries.
Rocky Pond Winery
212 E Woodin Ave., Chelan, WA
Located in downtown Lake Chelan, Rocky Pond Winery’s elegant tasting room features modern décor, a nice patio, and a long wine tasting bar. This is the perfect place for wine connoisseurs to discover new wines (or revisit some old favorites), chat with their knowledgeable staff, or take a bottle home for your next dinner party or special event.
117 E. Woodin Ave., Chelan, WA
The Vogue is a coffee shop, night lounge, wine bar, and live music venue all rolled into one. More than just a spot where you can get your caffeine fix, the venue has become a favorite gathering place for many locals and visitors, who come for their delicious breakfast meals or o to relax, enjoy drinks, and check out live performances during the weekend. Many talented artists from all over the Northwest perform regularly on The Vogue’s stage. Check out their live music schedule here.
Lake Chelan Winery
3519 State Rt 150, Chelan, WA
One of the pioneers of the Chelan Valley wine industry, Lake Chelan Winery is a family-owned winery with a rich history of producing some of the best handcrafted wines in the region. Enjoy a personalized tasting at their elegant tasting room, see their production facility, vineyard, and crush pad by joining their winery tour, or treat your taste buds to some delicious BBQ along with a glass of their expertly crafted wine.
Lake Chelan Winery is also home to Lake Chelan Cheese, a terrific place to shop for gourmet cheese from different parts of the world. The shop’s menu includes a variety of platter choices, freshly made focaccia bread, salami, homemade mac & cheese, and more.
Historic Downtown Chelan
Downtown Chelan is home to many fun events and destinations ideal for locals and visitors of all ages. The district features several historical buildings, including:
- Chelan Museum
- R.W. Little Bldg.
- Ruby Theater
- St. Andrew’s Church
- The Old Bridge
Looking to buy or sell a home in Chelan, Manson, Orondo, Brewster, Pateros, Twisp, or Winthrop, or other nearby communities? Get in touch with Coldwell Banker Lake Chelan Properties at 509-682-7777, or send an email to info(at)cbchelan(dotted)com.