Local Area EventsListing Calendar
April All Month Spring Sensations
Plan on tantalizing your senses all through April with a month-long prost to pears. Find specialty made foods, wines and gifts highlight "the pear".
Leavenworth Ale Fest April 17-18
Beer tasting with brews from 20 micro breweries in downtown Leavenworth
Popular Northwest Bands
Art In The Park- May to September
The Pacific Northwests longest continually-running outdoor art show. Thursday through Sunday from May to October.
Maifest- May 8-10
Enjoy beautiful flowers, oompa music and Grand March parade. Delightful Bavarian dances are performed around the traditionally decorated May Pole and other activities like Art in the Park, a Saturday night street dance, Bazaar and Amberleaf Theater. Free!
Spring Leavenworth Bird Fest- May 14-17
The Leavenworth Spring Bird Fest provides educational and recreational activities focusing on birds, wildlife, and their environments. A celebration of birdsong and the natural world.
Bavarian Bike and Brew Festival- June 6th
Features a spectacular, but rigorous 8.6 mile loop with 1800 ft elevation gain per lap. Camping on site, music and sunshine!! Starts at 9am $35 race, $15 beer garden
Leavenworth Wine Walk- June 6th
Sample regional wines and stroll through downtown shops, galleries and restaurants to enjoy the beauty of Leavenworth - Your Bavarian Getaway. Noon-6pm
Leavenworth International Accordian Festival- June 18th-21st
Whether you are a competitor, participant or just love great accordion music, there is enjoyment and participation for everyone.
- Accordion Competitions
- Concerts with World Class Performers
- Free Performances at the gazebo, grange, and restaurants
- Free Accordion lessons
- Accordion Parade on Saturday
- Accordion Vendors
- Opportunity for all accordion players to play
- Jam sessions and much more!
Icicle Creek Chamber Music Festival-July 2nd-July 18th
Starting June 29th-July 20th: Come celebrate 20 years!! A festival that blends unforgettable musical experiences with the breathtaking beauty of the Cascade Mountians. Directed by Oksana Ezhokina.
Leavenworth Summer Theater-July 3rd through August 29th
Into the Woods, Anything Goes, Godspell
Join us for theater in Leavenworth!
An experience worth sharing.
KinderFest and Fourth of July Celebration- July 4th
Free Fun & Entertainment For Kids!* Old Fashioned 4th of July Games
* Face Painting
* Giant Slip-N-Slide
* Arts & Crafts
* Popcorn, Cotton Candy, Snow Cones
* Kiddie Bike Parade Starts at 11:00am
* Come Celebrate the 4th of July with us!
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.
Christmas Tree Lighting - 1st, 2nd & 3rd weekends in December
Bavarian Village decked out in full holiday decor and filled with anticipation. The aromas of service club food booths and roasted chestnuts fill the frosty air. Entertainment from the bandstand, sledding in the park and sleigh rides. At dusk, everyone gathers together to sing "Silent Night" in the true meaning of the holiday spirit and to witness the lights as they transform Leavenworth into a magical winter wonderland!