Lake Chelan Valley Events/Things to do - May 27-June 23

Outdoor GalleryOver 40 murals and sculptures
CHELAN -  The Lake Chelan Arts Council newly updated Outdoor Gallery brochure is available at the Lake Chelan and Manson Chambers of Commerce. Follow the Outdoor Gallery map to discover and enjoy over 40 murals and sculptures located throughout Chelan and Manson. The Arts Council website is, and invites everyone to check it out. It is full of information about the Arts Council, local art events and artists, with links to  local and international art museums and other resources, the website offers local artists and the community an opportunity to “Celebrate Art!”
Chelan Museum: May 27-29
CHELAN - The Lake Chelan Historical Society has reopened  the Chelan Museum. Limited hours are Thursday, Friday, and Saturday, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Face masks are required and the number of visitors allowed in the building at one time will be limited. Stop in and see how they have refreshed the museum with paint, new displays and new signage and check out the 12 ft. tall Lake Chelan Historic Legend Map display. A 24” x 36” poster based on the display is available for purchase for $30. The Epson photo print depicts the lake in a vertical format along with relevant historic entries. Take a peek in the gift store and buy their latest 50th Anniversary History Notes or a Lake Chelan Historic Legend Map.
NCW Libraries open for in-person visits, curbside pickup continues
Chelan Library open 7 days a week
CHELAN/MANSON/ENTIAT  - Customers are able to browse the shelves, access computer stations, read the newspaper, or pick out a DVD at NCW Libraries. Several safety measures are already in place in the libraries. Customers will be required to wear a mask, practice social distancing, and limit their visit to around 30 minutes. In accordance with state mandated guidelines, all of the library buildings will have a 25 percent occupancy limit. For library patrons who prefer minimal contact service, curbside pickup will continue to be offered at all branches. NCW Libraries will continue to offer a wide variety of resources and programs online at and on its Facebook page.
Call for hours of operation: Chelan Public Library, 216 N. Emerson St., 682-5131; Manson Public Library, 80 Wapato Way, 687-3420; and Entiat Public Library, 14138 Kinzel St., 784-1517. Go to NCWLIBRARIES.ORG  or 1-800-426-READ (7323) for more information, and updates.
Chelan Evening Farmers Market: May 27
Thursday Evening Farmers Market 
New Hours for 2021
CHELAN -  Chelan Thursday Evening Farmers market is open now thru Oct. 28, with new hours 2-6 p.m. and has expanded into Riverwalk Park. With more than 20  vendors, browse fresh, locally grown produce and a variety of goods from local  artisans. Although this is a Farmer-centric market, there is so much more. Enjoy the entertainment, picnic on prepared food or fresh  fruit and vegetables. Per Health Department guidelines vendors will be masked and providing hand sanitizer throughout the market, for your safety. Lets all continue best practices and stay in Phase 3.The market is located on the corner of S. Emerson Street and Wapato Avenue, near Riverwalk Inn and Riverwalk Park. For info:
Seniors’ Road Biking Group: May 28, 31
MANSON/CHELAN - The Seniors’ Road Biking Group of Manson/Chelan is inviting riders to join their riding group.  The bike riders meet at 10 a.m. in Manson or Chelan on Mondays and Fridays.  The rides are usually 90 minutes in length and average approximately 20 miles in distance.  The ride routes are pre-planned and include a few or several hill climbs.  The average 90-minute ride pace is 11 mph to 13 mph.  Most of the rides are planned to minimize highway riding. For more information contact Bob Matson at 509-888-1554 or  The riding group members follow social distancing guidelines.    
Food Bank  food distribution: 
May 29, June 1
Pet food needed
CHELAN - The Lake Chelan Food Bank food giveaway is on Saturday and Tuesday, 9-10 a.m. Distribution is  drive-thru. They are located at 417 S. Bradley Street. The Food Bank is getting requests for pet food. Small bags of dog food are best. They can be dropped of at the Lake Chelan Mirror office, 310 E. Johnson Avenue in the tub outside.
Cruzin Class Car Show:  June 4-5 
CHELAN - The 2021 Cruizin Classic Car Show kicks off the summer season in Lake Chelan Friday and Saturday, June 4-5 in downtown Chelan. Locals and visitors alike know the car show is in town when proud owners line up coupes, sedans, street rods, motorcycles, vintage tractors and boats for the big  “Show-n-shine” on Woodin Avenue in Downtown Chelan.  The event includes a beer garden and live music while visitors vote on their favorite classic cars. For more information:
American Red Blood drive:  
June 23
Those donors who have received the COVID-19 vaccine will be asked which vaccine they received.
MANSON -  There will be an American Red Cross Blood drive on Wednesday, June 23, 1-6 p.m. at North Shore Bible Church, 123 Wapato Point Parkway. To donate, simply download the American Red Cross Blood Donor App, visit, call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or enable the Blood Donor Skill on any Alexa Echo device to make an appointment or for more information. All blood types are needed to ensure a reliable supply for patients. A blood donor card or driver’s license or two other forms of identification are required at check-in. Individuals who are 17 years of age in most states (16 with parental consent where allowed by state law), weigh at least 110 pounds and are in generally good health may be eligible to donate blood. High school students and other donors 18 years of age and younger also have to meet certain height and weight requirements.
 Blood and platelet donors can save time at their next donation by using RapidPass® to complete their pre-donation reading and health history questionnaire online, on the day of their donation, before arriving at the blood drive. To get started, follow the instructions at or use the Blood Donor App.


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