Local Area Attractions
City of Leavenworth
Leavenworth is the outdoor recreational gateway to the Majestic Cascade Mountains. It is located one mile from the park. Attractions include Bavarian Village shops, weekly outdoor art exhibits, melody of Carillon Bells and fine restaurants and drive-ins.
Leavenworth/Pine Village KOA offers firewood ($), free shuttle to Leavenworth, and free cable TV. We also have a stunning pool area, a beautiful playground, a Recreation Room, and a large shelter area for group gatherings.
Aplets and Cotlets
Tour the famous Candy Kitchen and Country Store. Handmade goodies from a secret family recipe with natural flavors from wholesome ingredients like pure fruit juices and premium nutmeats. Open April through December from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. January through March hours are 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Slide Waters -- Lake Chelan Waterpark
Attractions include 10 waterslides, gift shop, 60 person spa, arcade, volleyball, great food, group area and kiddies aqua zoo. Open daily 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Memorial Day Weekend to Labor Day (closing at 6 p.m. weekdays late May to mid-June).
Lake Chelan Boat Tour - "Lady of the Lake and Lady Express"
Your gateway to world-class outdoor recreation like camping, hiking, bicycling, horseback riding, canoeing, river rafting, wildlife, sightseeing, fishing and birdwatching. For more information on times and rates please call 1-800-4CHELAN.
Local Area EventsListing Calendar
Art In The Park- May to September
The Pacific Northwests longest continually-running outdoor art show. Thursday through Sunday from May to October.
Leavenworth 20th Annual Quilt Show- September 9th-13th
Once again featuring hundreds of quilts displayed
in the various shops. Visitors will meander throughout
the show, enjoying the antique quilts,
wearable quilted art, wall quilts, table runners and
new quilts, all on display for your enjoyment.
Wenatchee River Salmon Festival- September 17th-19th
Connect your family to nature in a fun and entertaining way. Soak up the beauty under a canopy of beautiful fall colors and evergreens. Enjoy learning about our natural resources and the incredible environment in which we live.The Salmon Festival is fun for all ages, and admission and activities are FREE.Come and take part in the many inter-generational hands-on activities, interactive exhibits, wildlife edu-tainment, music, art, and experience a meaningful cultural exchange with Native Americans in their tribal village.
Washington State Autumn Leaf Festival- September 25th-27th
Parade, marching bands, floats, entertainers, food booths!
Oktoberfest - October 2-3, 9-10, 16-17
Free transportation in Leavenworth, live music, German food, arts and crafts, and activities for the whole family (oh yeah and did we say beer?).Oktoberfest in Leavenworth is the next best thing to being in Munich! This year we have four venues with live entertainment and Free Shuttles in Leavenworth Shuttle's are available outside Leavenworth for a fee, with affordable routes all the way to Wenatchee!What ever you do, dont miss our Keg Tapping Ceremony at 1:00 pm every Saturday when Leavenworth's Mayor will honor a Bavarian Tradition of tapping the keg. Then plan on hanging around and checking out music from our own Musikkapelle Leavenworth who will be joined by other musical groups from the US and Germany.