Washington Area Performing Arts & Events Center

The Washington Area Performing Arts and Events Center is a state-of-the-art venue for plays, musicals, concerts, recitals, comedians, dancers, speakers, festivals, business meetings, conventions, and many other events. It is a fully handicapped accessible facility offering comfortable seating for 704 patrons with a technically advanced lighting and sound system. ‰Û¡ÌÝÌÏ This center is a joint…

Gallery Art Walk

Art is an Expression of the Soul of our Community For the last two weeks in July we invite you to take a walk around Washington’s downtown storefronts to see various expressions of art from our local artists. We feature paintings, photography, jewelry, and fiber arts.  The most spectacular part of Washington’s Gallery Art Walk…

An Evening of Improv!

Improvisational theater is alive and thriving in the Washington Area Performing Arts and Events Center. Students and adults alike will enjoy quick-witted comedy bursting to life on stage via seasoned comedic actors. There will even be opportunities for audience participation! Featured will be Washington alumni: Eric Hanson, Vern Miller, Greg Wiley and Chris Hanson. Additionally,…

Summer Classic

Summer Classic 4 Day Summer Kick-Off Washington’s Summer Classic is 4 day kick-off to summer festival that highlights everything our town stands for — featuring agriculture, family, local shopping, music, food and our Latino community. This festival began in 2014 with the 175th anniversary celebration of the City of Washington and has continued in a…

Washington Regional Alternative Program (WRAP)

Washington Regional Alternative Program is housed at The Kirkwood Washington Regional Center at 2192 Lexington Blvd., in Washington. The WRAP Center is an alternative high school available to 9th-12th grade students referred from Washington Community Schools, WACO Community Schools, Keota Community Schools and Highland Community Schools. At the WRAP Center students will take responsibility for…

Alive After 5

The Chamber is excited to host an Alive After 5 with you! This is a well-known and respected networking event in our community, exclusively hosted by Chamber Members. These highlight new business ventures, remodeling, relocations and annual events at established businesses. They are typically scheduled on Tuesday from 5-7 p.m. The Chamber will: create and…