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Welcome to Eastern Washington State's Recreation Capital - the Grand Coulee Dam Area, presented by the Grand Coulee Dam Area Chamber of Commerce. Shop, dine and stay in the famous Grand Coulee Dam Area for a truly memorable experience.

Enjoy year-round fishing on Banks Lake, Lake Roosevelt, Lake Rufus Woods, or one of the numerous smaller lakes in the area. Experience a scenic hike through Northrup Canyon or to the top of stunning Steamboat Rock, view all sorts of wildlife & birds, take a turn at the skateboard park, take a bicycling trip along the Columbia River, enjoy boating on all of the open water in the region, go swimming and water skiing, golf 9 or 18 holes and take in simply gorgeous sunsets on the magnificent Coulee Walls. And don't miss the laser light show, broadcast every evening between Memorial Day and September 30 onto the mile-wide face of the Grand Coulee Dam! For indoor fun, learn about the history of the region at the Visitor's Center and the Colville Tribal Museum, play your favorite casino game, or enjoy a great meal at one of the area's restaurants.

Whatever you are looking for, we encourage you to...Come to the Coulee!

2019 Event Dates

Community Crab Feed    February 23
Triple Fish Challenge    April 27-28
Colorama    May 9-12
Colorama Color Run    May 11
Culpepper & Merriweather Circus    June 5
Koulee Kids Fest    June 15
Festival of America    July 3-4
Harvest Festival    September 20-22
Run the Dam    September 21
Vintners & Brewers
Tasting & Auction
   December 7