Come play in Leavenworth and find:
Wine Tasting and Wineries
Music and Dance
Bands & Live Music
Sports and Recreation
Health and Fitness
And see our Kids' Page On this page the kids can put together puzzle of a scene from Leavenworth
Leavenworth is an adventure playground in every season. Winter, Spring, Summer or Fall, the Bavarian village nestled in the Cascades of Washington welcomes your family with festivals, activities and adventure.
Travel no longer needs to be overpriced, overstressed and overrated. Enter the Staycation!
With increased gas prices and cutbacks in airlines services and routes, regional travel has been making a comeback and we have just the place: Leavenworth, Washington. An easy, scenic drive from just about anywhere in the state, Leavenworth provides a wide variety of delightful experiences and activities. Close enough for a day trip yet far from the ordinary.
Looking for a party? Leavenworth has a year round calendar chock full of festivals and celebrations. From Oktoberfest in the Fall to the Christmas Lighting Festival in December, the fun never stops in Leavenworth. Drive up for the day or stay for a night or two. You’ll feel like you’ve traveled to another time and place.
Overdue for a romantic get away? After a leisurely drive with your sweetheart and some relaxing music, you'll find your romantic hideaway at one of a number of intimate bed and breakfast inns or lodges in and around Leavenworth. Make a dinner reservation at one of the locally owned restaurants and schedule a couples' massage at one of the area spas. Return home in a day or two rested and reconnected.
Creating family memories a priority? Kid-friendly activities and festivals abound in Leavenworth. There are a number of family friendly walking and hiking paths, cross country ski paths, and white water kayaking runs. Maifest, Christkindlmarkt, and the Christmas Lighting Festival all provide fabulous parent-child activities. If you decide to stretch your "staycation" into a long weekend or even into a week or two long vacation, check out one of Leavenworth’s family-centered resorts or a rental cabin. We won't be surprised if your family returns again and again.
Seeking a new connection with nature? Located on the eastern slope of The Cascade Mountain Range, Leavenworth is your gateway to the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest. Make the village or a nearby condominium or rental cabin your home base and explore the Enchantment Peaks and high Alpine Enchantment Lakes region. The Wenatchee National Forest is a treasure. Mountain and rock climbing, kayaking and canoeing, backpacking, hiking and camping are all available in the 4 million acre forest that includes many wilderness areas. Many areas are accessible by permit only.
Leavenworth is an enchanted place. It's like nowhere else. Come for a day, a night or a week. Return home with new family ties and memories that will last a lifetime.
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Our nationally-acclaimed Christmas Lighting Festival returns for an emotional visit to a turn-of-the-century Bavarian Christmas, Holiday personalities and a ceremonial lighting of the town. New for 2010 - Lights on Friday nights - Lights & Ceremony on Saturdays and Sundays only
590 Highway 2 Leavenworth
Professionally designed 18-hole championship putting course. Spectacular waterfall and real mountain goats. Guests of Enzian Inn and Alpine Rivers Inn golf free with proof of stay voucher. All equipment provided.
9101 Icicle Rd. Leavenworth
Spectacular setting for golf: the Wenatchee River, mountain views and abundant wildlife; plus fabulous food makes your round truly special.
928 Pine Street Leavenworth
Fantastic summer musicals! Live, outdoors, under the stars: "Sound of Music" - Ski Hill Amphitheater, "Crazy For You" - Hatchery Park and "How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying" - FestHalle. Tickets - $14, $22, $28.
P.O. Box 573 Leavenworth
Groomed cross country ski trails, tubing park with lift, downhill skiing and ski jumping. All facilities are within minutes of downtown Leavenworth.
Celebrate Fruhling (Spring) and Mother's Day in our tradtional Bavarian fashion. Experience the Grand March, including village folk and visitor alike dressed in Trachten and traditional fare. Enjoy flowers, weekend entertainment, and dancing.
Summit of Stevens Pass & Highway 2 Skykomish
Located atop the Cascade Crest on scenic Highway 2, Stevens Pass caters to all ability levels with 10 chairlifts and 37 major runs, covering 1125 acres of skiable terrain.
Stevens Pass Leavenworth
10 AM - 6 PM Friday, Saturday and Sunday during season
705 Second Ave., Suite 300 Seattle
Washington Trails Association (WTA) is the voice for hikers in Washington state. We protect hiking trails and wild lands, take volunteers out to maintain trails, and promote hiking as a healthy, fun way to explore the outdoors.
Blackbird Island (Downtown) Leavenworth
The trails wind along the Wenatchee River and through quiet riverbank forests. There are benches for sitting and interpretive signs to explain the natural and cultural history of the area. Throughout the park there are small beach inlets that are perfect for swimming on hot summer days.