Must Sees & Itineraries

Fall Colors in Leavenworth

2019-10-08T17:11:32-08:00Categories: Must Sees & Itineraries|

Fall Colors in Leavenworth Leavenworth, Washington is truly the jewel of the Cascade Mountains. Our authentic Bavarian Village has been notably named by MSN as a “Best Destination for fall.”  And by the Today Show as “Most Unusual and Unique Fall Foliage.” These accolades are both well deserved. The colors can typically [...]

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April Showers Bring May Flowers Copy

2019-09-24T08:48:44-08:00Categories: Must Sees & Itineraries|

April Showers Bring May Flowers Leavenworth Washington is well-known for its abundance of sunny days and bright blue skies boasting over 300 days of sunshine on average per year, but believe it or not, it does actually rain on occasion in the early months of each New Year. The saying, “April showers [...]

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Your Romantic Getaway in the Bavarian Village of Washington State

2019-07-15T08:39:41-08:00Categories: Must Sees & Itineraries|

Your Romantic Getaway in the Bavarian Village of Washington State No matter the season, Leavenworth Washington is a top destination for couples who are looking for a special romantic getaway. Enjoy locally-crafted and award-winning wines paired perfectly with chocolates, meats and cheeses. Take a horse-drawn carriage ride around the Bavarian-themed downtown, or [...]

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Enjoy All That Nature Has to Offer in Leavenworth, WA

2019-07-15T08:38:44-08:00Categories: Must Sees & Itineraries|

Enjoy All That Nature Has To Offer in Leavenworth, WA Vast wilderness and a variety of wildlife, wild rivers and trickling streams, mountain meadows and alpine lakes. These are some of the natural trademarks of Leavenworth Washington located in the eastern foothills of the Cascade Mountains. Well known for its Bavarian-themed downtown [...]

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Experience the Thrill of Whitewater Rafting

2019-05-28T09:01:08-08:00Categories: Must Sees & Itineraries|

Experience the Thrill of Whitewater Rafting Have you ever been whitewater rafting? Leavenworth Washington is one of the most popular places in all of Washington State to experience this one-of-a-kind adventure due to its ease of accessibility and the typically sunny warm weather throughout the spring and summer months. Leavenworth is located [...]

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Holiday Hours

2019-11-29T15:23:39-08:00Categories: Must Sees & Itineraries|

Welcome to Leavenworth this Holiday Season! We hope you enjoy yourself in our Village of Lights.  We want to share with you a few links for shopping, dining and tasting room hours on Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.  Many of us take the Holidays to be home with our families after 3 weekends of the Christmas [...]

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What to Expect in December and for Christmas Lighting Weekends!

2019-12-05T10:49:30-08:00Categories: Must Sees & Itineraries|

December in Leavenworth AND the first 3 weekends of Christmas Lighting! Downtown Park Lights:  We keep our downtown park lights up and on EVERY NIGHT from Thanksgiving through Valentine’s Day (barring any power or storm issues), with a ceremonial lighting on the first 3 Saturdays & Sundays of December. We get a lot of [...]

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Leavenworth Village of Lights

2019-11-27T10:11:48-08:00Categories: Must Sees & Itineraries|

THE LEAVENWORTH VILLAGE OF LIGHTS Like an enchanted village inside a swirling snow globe, the Bavarian village of Leavenworth, Washington, is truly an unforgettable winter experience.  Nestled in the cusp of the Cascade Mountains, Leavenworth is the ultimate outdoor playground.  Every winter the “Village of Lights” comes alive during the Holidays [...]

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Halloween Fun for the Kids!

2019-10-30T15:36:16-08:00Categories: Must Sees & Itineraries|

This Halloween, Leavenworth has some delicious fun for the kids! Here is where to take the family Trick-Or-Treating. Trick-Or-Treat Street (downtown Leavenworth)  3-6pm. Click here for the map to all participating businesses. Mike West Leavenworth Realty Annual Photo Shoot 4:30-7pm- Free for Everyone! 940 Highway 2 "Light the Night"  6-7:30pm- Nazarene Church, 111 Ski [...]

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Hopeless Romantic

2019-05-02T12:19:49-08:00Categories: Must Sees & Itineraries|

Romance is in the air Romantic getaway destinations: lodges, B&B's, and vacation rentals Wander around our waterfront trails through Blackbird Island Wine & Cider Tasting Wineries & Touring or perhaps our local breweries and distillery? Taste Around Town and dinner out! Carriage, Horseback or Sleigh Ride?  What's the Season? Take in a concert at Icicle Creek [...]

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Adventure & Culture

2019-05-02T16:12:07-08:00Categories: Must Sees & Itineraries|

Day 1: Morning run up our historic Ski Hill trails Relax with a latte Enjoy the village and do a little power shopping Stroll through Blackbird Island and bird watch Take in a pub and local live music Day 2: Raft or Kayak the rapids of Wenatchee and Icicle River Visit local wineries & [...]

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Festivals to Plan For

2019-05-02T15:30:31-08:00Categories: Must Sees & Itineraries|

Plan your travel calendar accordingly: JANUARY Bavarian Icefest - Martin Luther King Jr. Weekend:  a full day of games for kids of all ages (this means all of you!),  ice sculptures, snow sculpture contest, kids crafts, and a Grom Playground for the little ones! Ski Events:  Leavenworth Winter Sports Club, Steven's Pass & Mission [...]

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Everything Bavarian

2019-04-25T16:14:31-08:00Categories: Must Sees & Itineraries|

Nestled in the foothills of the Cascade Mountain Range, on the sunny side of Washington State, is a very charming Bavarian Village!  Complete with bratwurst & sauerkraut. Stroll through this little village and enjoy: Maipole:  96 foot handcrafted traditional Maipole and set in town square. Bier Wagon:  Courtesy of Projekt Bayern each weekend from [...]

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Kid Tested Family Approved

2019-05-02T15:35:40-08:00Categories: Must Sees & Itineraries|

Tour the candy and ice cream shops!  Try on kooky hats! Soak in the sunshine with a round of putt putt golf Feed the animals, ride the cow train, taste the fresh local fruit, and get your picture taken at Smallwood's Harvest. Carriage, Horse and Wagon Rides - or Sleigh, should the white stuff [...]

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Taste the Town

2019-05-02T16:22:05-08:00Categories: Must Sees & Itineraries|

Love cheese? Try our local cheesemonger shop filled with some many varieties to choose from! How about an entire shop of locally cured meats or handmade gelato? Enjoy house-made brats at Leavenworth Sausage Garten Try some award-winning ales at Icicle Brewing Company And some award-winning wines with our local vintners Our delights are so [...]

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February in Leavenworth

2019-05-02T16:24:32-08:00Categories: Must Sees & Itineraries|

Sweet Valentine's promotions and events: Wine and Chocolate Week is February 9-17, visit our amazing wineries and wine tasting rooms for their Valentine's events and offerings (prices vary by location), All you need is love, but a little wine and chocolate doesn't hurt! Romance packages at Icicle Village Resort and NW Comfy Cabins Valentine's [...]

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Winter Wonderland

2019-05-02T16:40:43-08:00Categories: Must Sees & Itineraries|

Just before the snow flies, our little Leavenworth elves are scurrying in the trees preparing for the magic of Christmas Lighting.  Harp, bell, and our very own Village Voices Christmas concert will surely stir the spirit of the season.  And - when the snow does fly, the adventure begins.  Try out some of these [...]

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Girlfriend Time

2019-05-02T16:32:57-08:00Categories: Must Sees & Itineraries|Tags: |

Leavenworth really does have everything that it takes to make a girls weekend perfect. Great Scenery; Fantastic Accommodations; Spas, Shopping, Dining, Nightlife and did we mention a high concentration of wine-tasting venues? So grab your girlfriends and get to Leavenworth. Be sure not to miss these recommendations: Sip & Savor Wine and Cider Tasting, [...]

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