Things to Do in Leavenworth

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As one of the top destinations for couples seeking romance, adventure, and fun, the Bavarian-inspired Leavenworth unfolds a magical world of experiences. Welcoming over a million visitors annually, Leavenworth stands as a tourism cornerstone in the Pacific Northwest. Discover an array of activities, from immersing yourself in the annual Leavenworth Oktoberfest and MaiFest to leisurely strolls through the vibrant downtown and exploration of renowned craft breweries. Make the most of your stay with us at Mrs. Anderson’s Lodging House – your gateway to the finest weekend getaways and adventures in Leavenworth!

For a comprehensive guide to activities and events in Leavenworth, explore the official tourism website. Uncover details about annual festivities, year-round events, and more.

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Every year, Leavenworth comes alive with the spirit of spring during its cherished Maifest celebration. As flowers bloom, the sun graces the Bavarian Village, and an air of excitement envelops the streets, signaling the commencement of Maifest. Rooted in German tradition dating back to the 10th century, Maifest marks the joyous celebration of spring’s arrival after the long winter months. Villagers would gather, filling the air with music, planting vibrant flowers, engaging in spirited games, and erecting a festive ‘maipole’ in the local square.

Join us in experiencing the time-honored traditions and exuberance of Leavenworth’s Maifest – a celebration that brings the community together in the embrace of the blossoming season!

Established in 1964 alongside the transformation of Leavenworth into a Bavarian-themed haven, the Autumn Leaf Festival stands as the city’s oldest and most cherished event. Celebrating the breathtaking transition of leaves into a vibrant array of autumnal hues, this festival captures the essence of the fall season. Held in late September, visitors are treated to a sensory delight with music resonating through the air, captivating parades that weave through the charming streets, and an abundance of delectable food offerings.

Join us in savoring the longstanding traditions and festive spirit that make the Autumn Leaf Festival an enduring symbol of Leavenworth’s fall enchantment!

Each October, the picturesque town of Leavenworth transforms into a lively hub of German festivities, offering a rich tapestry of culinary delights, melodious music, engaging activities, and artisanal arts and crafts. The heart of the celebration is marked by the traditional Keg Tapping Ceremony, symbolizing the commencement of the grand Oktoberfest revelry. Beyond the frothy delights of beer, this event caters to the entire family, with a meticulously curated lineup of activities designed for all ages. Wander through the charming village, indulging in the vibrant ambiance and cultural offerings, while free shuttles within Leavenworth ensure convenient exploration. For those venturing from afar, external shuttles are available for a nominal fee.

Join us in embracing the true spirit of Oktoberfest, creating cherished moments for everyone in the scenic embrace of Leavenworth!

Be transported into a mesmerizing realm of vibrant lights and Bavarian splendor as you partake in the annual Christmas Lighting Festival in Leavenworth. Running from Thanksgiving to Valentine’s Day, this alpine town undergoes a magical transformation, adorned with millions of twinkling Christmas lights that illuminate the picturesque surroundings.

The festivities reach their pinnacle during the first three weekends in December, offering a spectacular array of activities. Glide down snowy slopes on sledding hills, be serenaded by carol singers, savor the warmth of roasted chestnuts, and immerse yourself in the festive ambiance that blankets the air. Join us in creating cherished holiday memories amid the breathtaking beauty of Leavenworth! 

Experience the epitome of Washington wine country in Leavenworth, home to some of the country’s finest wineries. Uncover the artistry behind world-class wines through tastings and more, offered by family-owned vineyards that weave a rich tapestry of flavors.

Delight your taste buds in Leavenworth’s Bavarian-themed restaurants, where culinary excellence takes center stage. Indulge in burgers, steaks, or pizzas paired with local craft brews at our favorite spots, ensuring a flavorful journey that seamlessly blends local charm with delectable delights.

Dining and Shopping in Leavenworth

Immerse yourself in the charm of Leavenworth’s Bavarian-themed restaurants and shops. Explore a delightful blend of traditional Bavarian cuisine and unique, curated offerings in a picturesque setting that transports you to the heart of Europe. Experience a taste of Bavaria and discover distinctive treasures while wandering through the inviting streets of Leavenworth. 

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