Central Washington Agricultural Museum

Schedule of Events 2017 & 2018


CWAM Educational Programs & Field Trips for 3rd & 4th grade students: 

School Educational Tours & Field trips are offered each Thursday, & Friday, April  through June.  There is a 9:30 am & a 12:30 pm session for each Thursday & Friday as listed.   You must complete an application form & reserve you requested School Educational Tour or Field Trip date in advance.  Please see  Educationa pages for more information. 


◊AUGUST 2017

 36th ANNUAL 


Hosted By: Central WA Antique Farm Equipment Club

August 19  –  20, 2017       8am – 5pm

More information here

Events Happening both Saturday & Sunday!

Held at Fullbright Park in Union Gap, Washington

Admission $5.00 per person

Children under age 12 admitted FREE with Parent


Central WA Antique Farm Equipment Expo



Tractor Run to Harrah

For more information contact: 

   Erick Ruthardt 509-833-4811 or Ken Ruthardt 509-833-9635


◊ September 15-17 Teardropper Camper Gathering

For more information contact:

   Doug Clark 509-972-8771


◊ September 23 & 24   Three Rivers Ratters Barn Hunt

For more information contact: 

Trish Jennings 509-845-2866


◊ September 22 thru October 1

 CWAM is at Central Washington State Fair Again This Year

 See us at State Fair Park outside the Agricultural Building.  We will be showing videos, have demonstrations, and information about Central Washington Agricultural Museum.   Join us for some good relaxation time.

Questions: Contact:  Paul Strater – 509.457.8735





Museum Buildings are closed November through March. 

The rest of the Museum is still open to the public for walking & viewing from Dawn until Dusk. Volunteers continue to meet every Tuesday from 8 am – 3 pm in the Meeting Room of the Visitor’s Center.




◊ APRIL 2018

 ◊April 1 * Opening Day of the Museum Buildings


◊ April  7 & 8 – Plowing Bee

More information coming


◊ April  22 – Old Steel Car Show

All cars, trucks, motorcycles, and more are welcome to enter

More information here

For more information contact: 

   Central Washington Agricultural Museum – 509-457-8735


◊MAY 2018


◊ Date TBD   Three Rivers Ratters Barn Hunt

For more information contact: 

Trish Jennings 509-845-2866


◊ JUNE 2018



Old Time Kids Games – Kiddie Train Rides – Children’s Activities – Family Fun – Great Food!!

◊ Saturday June 16, & Sunday June 17

  Old Town Days Schedule, Contacts, Applications

Civil War Reenactment


Thanks to our Sponsors, it is possible for the event to be free.

Donations to the museum are always greatly appreciated.

Link to Visit:      www.visituniongap.com


◊JULY 2018



Tuesday (all year around): Volunteers & Members meet at the museum to work on whatever needs to be done. Volunteers are needed for everything imaginable. Every skill at any level can be utilized. Everyone is encouraged to attend & be a part of the “Tuesday Crew”.  The volunteers & members meet 8 am-3 pm.  Coffee break is at 10 am – join the “Tuesday Crew” for coffee & bring a “Brown Bag” lunch & join them for lunch.


◊Board meetings are the second Tuesday of each month @ 8 am.   All CWAM members are welcome to attend

◊Horse-n-Harness Group Meetings:

Usually once each month 8:30am-noon. Check the Horse-n-Harness Group website calendar for exact dates.

◊Accession Committee Meetings are on an as needed basis depending on donation requests.

◊Women’s Auxiliary Meetings:

Fourth Wednesday of the month @ noon – 2 pm. Shared potluck starts at 12:30pm.  All women are welcome to attend. “New comers” are encouraged to attend.

◊CWAM Educational Committee Meetings:

 Anyone interested in education for tours contact: Paul Strater – 509-457-8735

◊Grange Library Meetings: Usually the first Friday of the month @ 1:00 pm.  Grange members meet in the meeting room in the Visitor’s Center.

◊Central Washington Travel Club:

 Usually the second Saturday of the month. Visitor’s Meeting Room 11 am – 2 pm.  (November through April)  For more information contact Dick LaFortune @ 509-972-2342

Thank you for attending our Events.

We hope you had a great & fun adventure. Please do stop by for a visit or tour & bring a friend or two. Become a CWAM Volunteer or an Educational Volunteer; you will enjoy it.  Join us in a CWAM Membership   for the Central Washington Agricultural Museum. We look forward to seeing you at the museum!