OUR MISSION - TO GENERATE ROOM NIGHTS FOR LODGING FACILITIES IN THE CITY OF MONROE BY EFFECTIVELY MARKETING OUR REGION AS A PREFERRED TRAVEL DESTINATION.
The City of Monroe, Monroe Chamber of Commerce, and the Downtown Monroe Association have proudly collaborated to bring you the Choose Monroe Magazine! We hope it inspires you to discover our amazing city and the Skykomish Valley region. The magazine features articles, events calendars, highlights places to visit, eat and shop, and other resources that contribute to making Monroe an exciting, dynamic and thriving community.
Monroe is a great city in Snohomish County just 30 miles northeast of Seattle. We have about 19,000 residents and three major ways to get us-Highway 2, 522 or 203. We are a major stopping point for visitors heading from or to play at Stevens Pass and the great Cascades. Check out our Shop and Dine sections for great ideas on where to refuel after a long day of mountain fun. We also have some great hotels to help you feel refreshed and ready for you long drive home. Check out our Stay here section for more information.
The Visitor Information Center is located at 125 S Lewis St and is open year-round run by the Monroe Chamber of Commerce. Make sure to download the Sky Valley Insider app that will help you explore recreational opportunities and events around Monroe and Sky Valley to earn points that can be spent like cash at local businesses! Search through our website to learn more about our beautiful town and how to get your adventure started today.
Monroe is treasured by its residents for it’s healthy, active and outdoorsy lifestyle. The sports capital of Snohomish County, Monroe is a destination for athletes and outdoor enthusiasts year-round. Featuring NASCAR and demo events at Evergreen Speedway, premier wakeboard and triathlon competitions at Lake Tye and year-round events at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds. Take a hike at one of our many trails, go fishing in the Skykomish river and check out the NW’s most beautiful scenic drives: The Cascade Loop!
Monroe is home to a vibrant downtown filled with upscale dining, vintage shops, a historic museum and arts theatre. Whether you are coming to attend one of our free concert series like Music in the Park, experience the Vaux Swift spectacle, discovering a new craft brewery or savoring that cup of espresso from one of our local coffee roasters, your adventure doesn’t stop here, it’s where it begins.