Downtown Ellensburg | April 23-26, 2017


Mark your calendars - RevitalizeWA will take place April 23-26, 2017 in downtown Ellensburg! We are excited to work with the Ellensburg Downtown Association and local community partners to plan an excellent conference in this nationally-accredited Washington Main Street Community.

RevitalizeWA is Washington's annual statewide conference focused on the preservation of historic commercial districts and economic revitalization efforts. RevitalizeWA is brought to you by Washington State Main Street Program, Washington Trust for Historic Preservation and the Department of Archaeology & Historic Preservation.

More information about sponsorship, session proposals, registration, and hotel accommodations will be available soon. Please email Breanne Durham at bdurham@preservewa.org with questions.


Session Proposals

The RevitalizeWA Planning Committee is now seeking session proposals for Washington's annual Preservation and Main Street Conference. Deadline: January 31, 2017. Submit your electronic session proposal here:




Student & Young Professional Fellowship

In an effort to bring fresh and diverse voices to the study of Historic Preservation and Main Streets at RevitalizeWA, the Washington Trust has created a fellowship to support first-time attendance by students and young professionals with interest in gaining professional exposure to the fields of preservation and downtown revitalization, as well as by practitioners and independent scholars in the field. For more information and to apply, download the application here. Submittals are due February 10th, 2017. 

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