City of chehalis Washington

Events & Festivals

City of Chehalis Washington Official Website

The Chehalis area hosts a variety of fun-filled events & festivals for residents and visitors alike.  Click on the 2015 events & festivals below for details.  For information on other area events, visit the Centralia-Chehalis Chamber of Commerce or give them a call at 360-748-8885.


Locomotive #15 is undergoing a major overhaul of its boiler and related systems as required by Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) regulations.  The process is taking far longer than anticipated and will delay the operating season.  The CCRM apologizes for the inconvenience and asks for your patience and understanding.

thru Apr             Historical Museum Exhibit: 50th Anniversary of the Historical Society
23                          Veterans Memorial Museum/Evergreen Playhouse Murder Mystery Dinner
25                          Taste of Lewis County

14                          Historical Museum Roaring 20’s Gala
27-28                   Chehalis Wedding Show

6                            Twin Cities Rotary Murder Mystery Dinner
14                          Miss Lewis County Scholarship Pageant

4                           Spring Fling in Downtown Chehalis
11                          Civil War Event
17                          Rotary Wine & Cheese Event

1-3                        30th Lewis County Spring Youth Fair
2                            Ghost Tours at the Historical Museum
8,9,15, 16           W.F. West High School Musical: The Addams Family
9                           33rd Lewis County Historical Bike Ride
15                          Relay for Life of Lewis County
16                         Ghost Investigation at the Historical Museum
23-Sept 26       Steam Train Opens for the Season - SEE NOTE ABOVE
30                        Psychic Development Class

2-Oct 27             Community Farmers Market
14                          Father's Day Dinner Steam Train Ride - SEE NOTE ABOVE
20                         Dinner Steam Train Ride - SEE NOTE ABOVE
20-21                   Fairyblossom Festival
27                          Desert War Era Veterans Remembrance Day
                               Murder Mystery Dinner Steam Train Ride - SEE NOTE ABOVE

4                            Dinner Steam Train Ride
11                          Kids Day Steam Train Ride
11-12                    Seattle to Portland Bicycle Classic (STP)
‚Äč12                          Senior Day Steam Train Ride
                              Dinner Steam Train Ride
                              Annual Pioneer Pie Social at Claquato Church
17                          Music in the Park
24                         Music in the Park
25                         Murder Mystery Dinner Steam Train Ride
25                         ChehalisFest
25-26                  4th Civil War Battle Reenactment
31                         Music in the Park

1                             Dinner Steam Train Ride
                               Vietnam POW/MIA Remembrance Day
7                             Music in the Park
15                           Dinner Steam Train Ride
18-23                    106th Southwest Washington Fair
28-30                   19th Chehalis Garlic Fest & Craft Show
29                          Murder Mystery Dinner Steam Train Ride

thru Dec             Historical Museum Exhibit: Wild Wild West and Frontier
5                            Dinner Steam Train Ride
18                          13th ARTrails Gala
19                          Dinner Steam Train Ride
19-20,26-27     13th ARTrails Studio Tours
26-27                   Her Majesty's Marketplace
26                         Murder Mystery Dinner Steam Train Ride
                               Korean War Veterans & POW/MIA Remembrance Day

10-11                   Model Train Show & Swap Meet
24-25                  Pumpkin Steam Train Ride
25                         Murder Mystery Dinner Steam Train Ride
30                        Family Friendly Haunted Night at the Historical Museum
                              Trick-or-Treat in Downtown Chehalis & Trolley Rides
31                         Haunted Night at the Historical Museum

27-Dec 20         Polar Express Steam Train Ride

All month          Historical Museum Display: Winter Village
4                            Evening with the Authors
5                            66th Chehalis Santa Parade
5-6, 12-13           Santa Steam Train Ride
6                            Pearl Harbor / World War II Veterans Remembrance Dinner

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