Pride of the Prairie

Located in South Thurston County, Yelm boasts stunning views of Mt. Rainier, one-of-a-kind local shops and restaurants that will leave your taste buds craving more. Take in a new release or throwback favorite at the local cinemas or visit the farmers market for a taste of Yelm.


  • Yelm Cinemas with its reclining seats is the perfect family or date night activity. Not only do they play new releases, but they also show cinematic favorites for special showings. Be sure to check the schedule for some nostalgia or the newest hit.
  • Uptown Lounge located in Yelm Cinemas this delicious lounge serves up burgers and trivia nights.
  • Yelm-Tenino Trail was originally a railroad and is now a 14.5-mile trail, perfect for bike rides.