Ellensburg native Mark Pickerel began his path toward music in his teens and eventually ended playing in acts as the Screaming Trees and on albums with Mark Lanegan, Brandi Carlile, Neko Case, Nirvana, and others.
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Spirit of the West
February 17th - 19th, 2017
Relive the sights and sounds of the old west at The Spirit of the West Cowboy Gathering. Cowboys stroll the streets of downtown Ellensburg mingling with the locals and city folk. Singers and poets are heard at free downtown venues, main stage concerts, or at open mic sessions.