At A Glance | March 2024

The Enumclaw Rotary’s Father-Daughter dance is right around the corner — and so is a free concert with The Gateway Concert Band.

Correction: The Courier-Herald misreported the date of the April special election — ballots are due April 23, not April 24. This article has been updated.

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The city of Enumclaw is hosting two open houses on the proposed Enumclaw Community Center; the first is March 14 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., and the second is March 23 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Both will be hosted at the Enumclaw Senior Center. The meeting will be attended by the City Council to answer questions about the project and related $19.5 million bond, which Enumclaw residents will be voting on during the April 23 special election.


March 23

Boozy egg hunt: Thomasson Family Farm is once again hosting an adult egg hunt on March 23 and March 29, from 7 to 10 p.m. The hunt starts at dusk (around 9 p.m.) but there will be food available for purchase, games, and more before the hunt begins. Make sure to bring your I.D. — or you can’t get in. Tickers are $30 for general admission, or $60 to reserve a fire pit for up to 8 people. To buy tickets, go to Head to for more information.

March 20

Bunny Patch at Thomasson: Thomasson Family Farm in Enumcalw is hosting its annual Bunny Patch from March 20 – 24, and March 27 – 30 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be an on-going egg hunt (so kids can search for egg at their own pace), tractor rides, the mega slide, and more. Online tickets for the weekday are $1, or the weekend for $12; tickets bought at the door are $2 more expensive.

March 30

Egg hunt with Parks and Rec: Enumclaw Parks and Rec and Babbit Insurance Group is hosting an egg hun at Boise Creek Park on March 30 from 9 to 10:30 a.m.; the hunt starts promptly at 10 a.m. There will also be baby animals supplied by Green Apple Alpacas, local youth groups representing their clubs, photo opportunities with the Easter Bunny, story time with The Dusty Shelf book store, and food (and coffee!) trucks. For more information, go to the Enumclaw Parks and Rec Facebook page.


March 2

Rotary Father-Daughter Dance: The Enumclaw Rotary’s annual Father-Daughter dance is scheduled for March 2 at the Enumclaw High School commons; the theme for the 31st annual dance is “Barbie”. There are three dance session: one from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m.; a second from 4 to 6 p.m.; and the third 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Tickets to the event are $40 for one dad and daughter, and $10 for any additional daughters. Go to for tickers or more information.

March 6

Cribbage in Buckley: The Buckley Downtown Association is hosting a Cribbage night at Brix on Main from 6 to 8 p.m. Tickets are $15 per person or $50 for a group of four. Go to to register. Money supports the Association and Bulldogs U13 Baseball.

March 9

Cascade Mountain Man Expo: Fans of 18th century muzzle-loading firearms should make sure to mark their calendars on March 9 for the annual Cascade Mountain Man Expo. From 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., you can tour the Expo Grounds to find period weaponry, crafts, and more. For more information, head to

Aebleskiver breakfast: The Enumclaw Danish Sisterhood is hosting an aebleskiver breakfast on March 9, from 9 a.m. to noon. The breakfast includes an aebleskiver, sausage, applesauce, and coffee. Tickets are $10 for kids and $15 for adults.

March 25

Gateway Concert: The Gateway Concert Band is hosting two free concerts at the White River High School auditorium on March 24 (2 p.m.) and 25 (7:15 p.m.). The theme is “A Beacon if Light”. A $10 donation is recommended to attend. For more information, head to

March 30

Mother-Son Dance: The Enumclaw Schools Foundation’s annual Mother-Son dance is being held March 30. There are two dance sessions — one starting at 4:30 p.m., and the second at 6:30 p.m. Additional details are not available at this time; head to for more information.

April 3

Bunco in Buckley: The Buckley Downtown Association is hosting a Cribbage night at Brix on Main from 6 to 8 p.m. Tickets are $15 per person or $50 for a group of four. Go to to register. Money supports the Association and The Soup Ladies.


Brewskis with a Newsie: Come meet your local journalists on every first Wednesday of each month at Cole Street Brewery (1627 Cole Street, Enumclaw) from 5 to 6 p.m. This is an informal event where residents can pitch stories, fact-check articles, and talk shop. For more information, email or call 360-802-8220.

Coffee with the Mayor: Enumclaw Mayor Jan Molinaro hosts aq Coffee with the Mayor on the first Mondays of the month from 9 to 10 a.m. This is a casual session for citizens to meet with me and discuss issues, concerns, and projects.

Cancer Support Group: The Plateau Prostate Cancer Support Group, which is open to everyone diagnosed with any cancer and their loved ones, is meeting at the Enumclaw airport every second Wednesday of the month at 6:30 p.m.

Plateau Scottish Country Dancing: The Plateau Scottish Country Dancers are continuing weekly classes on Monday nights. We meet from 7-9 pm at the Danish Hall (1708 Porter St., Enumclaw). Cost is $5 per person and a partner is not required. Dances are taught according to the skill level of those attending, so beginners are always welcome. Scottish Country Dancing is a centuries-old tradition reflecting the music and culture of Scotland. It’s great exercise and a lot of fun. For more information call 360-825-6572 or go to

WIBIT Night: The Enumclaw Aquatic Center hosts WIBIT Night every first Saturday of the month, and features large, inflatable pool obstacle courses. Call 360-815-1188 to reserve your spot. Tickets for reservations are $7.75 an hour; drop-ins are $9 an hour.