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 2024 Dates: November 29-December 24

 

 

 

Christmastown at the Gazebo

  • Live entertainment in the heart of downtown
  • Choirs, carolers, and bands
  • Holiday characters making appearances

Christmastown at the Festhalle

  • Photos with Santa
  • Crafts for kids, story corner, letters to Santa
  • Santa costumes from around the world on display
  • Family Photo Stations
  • Free gift wrapping station, Christmastown merchandise, Gingerbread houses on display and more!

Christmastown Schedules

Mondays-Thursdays

GF= Gazebo Stage / Front St Park

FS = Festhalle

10:00 AM–7:00 PM Food Vendors | Front Street Park, 800 Front Street

(FS) Noon-4:00 PM Leavenworth Festhalle | 1001 Front Street

Warming station! Kid’s Crafts, Free Gift Wrapping, a Gingerbread House Exhibition, Santa Costumes from around the world, Selfie Stations and Photo Ops, Letters to Santa, Official Christmastown Merchandise, Hot Cocoa, and other snacks for sale, and more!

2:00 PM (Wednesday’s only) (FS) Leavenworth Alphorns

5:00 PM -7:00 PM (Beginning 12/4) Christmas Carolers | Roaming downtown

Carolers singing your favorite Christmas classics roam downtown Leavenworth!

*Schedule subject to change without notice due to weather, etc.”

Fridays

GF= Gazebo Stage / Front St Park

FS = Festhalle

10:00 AM–7:00 PM Food Vendors | Front Street Park, 800 Front Street

(FS) Noon-6:00 PM Leavenworth Festhalle | 1001 Front Street-

Warming station! Kid’s Crafts, Free Gift Wrapping, a Gingerbread House Exhibition, Santa Costumes from around the world, Selfie Stations and Photo Ops, Letters to Santa, Official Christmastown Merchandise, Hot Cocoa, and other snacks for sale, and more!

(FS) 1:00 PM & 3:00 & 5:00 Christmas Story Time | Leavenworth Festhalle, 1001 Front Street

(GF) 4:00PM -8:00 PM Live Music in the Gazebo | 1001 Front Street **Friday Gazebo music starts December 1st**

*Schedule subject to change without notice due to weather, etc.”

Saturdays

GF= Gazebo Stage / Front St Park

FS = Festhalle

10:00 AM–7:00 PM Food Vendors | Front Street Park, 800 Front Street

(GF) 11:00AM -7:00 PM Live Music in the Gazebo | 1001 Front Street

Noon- Santa arrives at the Gazebo Downtown!

Noon-4:00 PM Christmas Characters | Downtown

(FS) Noon-6:00 PM Leavenworth Festhalle | 1001 Front Street-

Warming station! Kid’s Crafts, Free Gift Wrapping, a Gingerbread House Exhibition, Santa Costumes from around the world, Selfie Stations and Photo Ops, Letters to Santa, Official Christmastown Merchandise, Hot Cocoa, and other snacks for sale, and more!

(FS) 1:00 PM & 3:00 & 5:00 Christmas Story Time | Leavenworth Festhalle, 1001 Front Street

(FS) 2:00 PM- Leavenworth Alphorns

(FS) 2:00-4:00 PM Photos with Santa | Leavenworth Festhalle, 1001 Front Street

Don’t miss your chance to see Santa before Christmas! And also warm up in the beautiful Leavenworth Festhalle full of fun activities and photo opportunities.

*Schedule subject to change without notice due to weather, etc.”

Sundays

GF= Gazebo Stage / Front St Park

FS = Festhalle

10:00 AM –7:00 PM Food Vendors | Front Street Park, 800 Front Street

(GF) 11:00AM -7:00 PM Live Music in the Gazebo | 1001 Front Street

Noon- Santa arrives at the Gazebo Downtown!

Noon-4:00 PM Christmas Characters | Downtown

(FS) Noon-4:00 PM Leavenworth Festhalle Open | 1001 Front Street

Warming station! Kid’s Crafts, Free Gift Wrapping, a Gingerbread House Exhibition, Santa Costumes from around the world, Selfie Stations and Photo Ops, Letters to Santa, Official Christmastown Merchandise, Hot Cocoa, and other snacks for sale, and more!

(FS) 1:00 PM & 3:00 Christmas Story Time | Leavenworth Festhalle, 1001 Front Street

(FS) 2:00-4:00 PM Photos with Santa | Leavenworth Festhalle, 1001 Front Street

Don’t miss your chance to see Santa before Christmas! And also warm up in the beautiful Leavenworth Festhalle full of fun activities and photo opportunities.

*On Christmas Eve the Festhalle closes at 3:00 PM, Photos with Santa and the Christmas Characters downtown will also end at 3:00 PM.

*Schedule subject to change without notice due to weather, etc.”

Gingerbread Contest Winners


Congratulations to these very talented local winners of our annual Christmastown Gingerbread Contest at the Festhalle. We thank everyone who participated this year and built such creative houses, these and all the entires will be on display until December 24th!

Elementary School

1st- E14 LACHLAN LEE

2nd- E12 CORA ROE/ AYLA BLUE

3rd- E1 PENNY & TEDDY LARSEN

4th four-way tie- E2 ULI BARD, E13 SCARLETT EGER, E5 AMY HOLCOMBE, E8 EVELYN & LILA EGDAMIN

High School

1st- H1 TRISTAN WETZEL

Adult

1st- A2 ANNA DOUGHERTY

2nd- A3 SHARON SEGUIN

3rd- A7 ANN PEAVEY

Non-Profit

1st- N1 RHIA FOSTER & ALEX WEIRICH from ICCA

2nd- N2 ANN PEAVY from GREATER LEAVENWORTH MUSEUM

3rd- N3 KAREN HAIRE from UPPER VALLEY MUSEUM

Fan Favorite

Sharon Sequin- The Hogwat’s Express

PLAN BEFORE YOU VISIT

We have some great advice when planning for your next visit to Leavenworth in December!

DECEMBER PROMOTIONS

Win, Shop & Gift Your Favorite Leavenworth Treasures

Advent Calendar Daily Prize Giveaways-Door Opens December 1st

Free Bag for Shopping Midweek (Participating Chamber Member Businesses)

Merry Christmas from Leavenworth!

Holiday Concert November 25th @ 7pm

Join us for a free Holiday Concert on Saturday, November 25th, at 7:00PM, in the Leavenworth Festhalle, featuring these very talented local musicians performing Leavenworth’s original Christmas song plus many other holiday favorites!

Christmastown Snapshots