Leavenworth Events Calendar August 2014
Every Thursday and Saturday in August: Resort Yoga - Sleeping Lady Resort
Thursday, Aug 7, 14, 21 and 28, 2014 at 5:30 pm
Saturday, Aug 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Sleeping Lady Resort hosts an Intro to Vinyasa Flow class. Drop-ins welcome. Mats and props available for newcomers. Fee: $10
Village Art in The Park, Downtown Leavenworth
The Pacific Northwest's longest continually- running outdoor art show starts the 2014 season Friday May 2 and continues through October 19th. Thursdays will be added during the month of July and August. Show hours will be 9 am – 6 pm.
Ol' Blue Tractor Tours - Wedge Mountain Winery, 9534 Saunders Rd, Peshastin, WA 98847
Enjoy a tour through orchard, vineyard & beyond with winemaker Charlie!
Time: Saturday and Sunday - 11AM-3PM Fee: $12 Includes Tour & Glass of Wine; Kids Free Accompanied by an Adult
July 4th - Aug 31st: Leavenworth Summer Theater - Leavenworth Ski Hill Amphitheater: 10698 Ski Hill Drive, Leavenworth, WA 98826
The summer of 2014 brings another season of exciting, family friendly musical theater to Leavenworth, and we would love for you to join us for three very special shows. " Sound of Music, Fiddle on the Roof, and The Drowsy Chaperone"
Time: 8 pm Fees: $14, $25, $30
Icicle Creek Center for the Arts: Snowy Owl Theater - 7409 Icicle Road, Leavenworth
Provided is the link to Icicle Creek Center for the Arts - just in case we miss an event you know is coming to town.
Every Saturday: Plain Valley Farmer's Market - 18636 Beaver Valley Road, Leavenworth,WA, 98826
Come check out local farmers selling fresh fruit & vegetables at the Plain Hardware patio.
Every Thursday in August : Leavenworth Farmers Market - Lions Club Park
All things local; fresh affordable veggies, hot foods, crafts and music await you. Come join the celebration of healthy food and community every Thursday. 4-8pm, FREE
Check out the following restaurants and watering holes for weekly entertainment:
Icicle Brewing Company - 935 Front Street, Leavenworth, WA, 98826
South - 913 Front Street, Leavenworth, WA, 98826
Andreas Keller Restaurant - 829 Front Street, Leavenworth, WA 98826
Tumwater Inn Restaurant & Lounge - 219 9th Street, Leavenworth, WA, 98826
Friday nights are a great time to groove to music by John, locals, folks visiting town or anyone who wants to step up to the mic & perform.
Ducks and Drakes Restaurant and Lounge - 221 8th Street, Leavenworth, WA, 98826
Karaoke & Dance Party - every Friday and Saturday.
Cafe Mozart Restaurant - 829 Front Street, Leavenworth, WA, 98826
Featuring rotating pianists on our new Digital Baby Grand Piano!
Aug: 1st & 3rd Saturday: Leavenworth Lions Community Breakfasts- Lions Club Park, between City Hall and Swimming Pool, Highway 2 Leavenworth, WA
Have fun while the Lions Club prepares your breakfast with eggs, sausage, pancakes, coffee and milk.
Fee: Adults $6, Children $3, Children under age 3 are Free
Every Friday in Aug: Happy Hour Float with the Leavenworth Outdoor Center - 321 9th Street, Leavenworth WA, 98826
You get a guided SUP or Kayak trip down the Icicle River, which ends with beer (or wine) and live music at Der Hinterhof, a local hotspot!
Time 5:30 - 7:30 Fees 40.00 couple - 25.00 single
Aug 4th - 8th: Wenatchee River Adventure Camp - 347 Division Street, Leavenworth, WA, 98826
Campers 3rd to 6th grade will challenge themselves through team building exercises, rock climbing & kayaking or stand up paddle boarding. Certified guides & gear/equipment will be provided.
Time 10 AM - 3 PM Fees:300
Aug 5th: Stan Morse Shares "Brothers of Summer" - Leavenworth Library, 703 Highway 2, Leavenworth, WA, 98826
Come and listen to Stan talk about his coming-of-age novel, three boys struggle to understand friendship, wilderness & commitment during the tumultuous 1960's.
Time: 7PM Fee: No charge
Aug 16th: 8th Annual Plain Valley Moonlight Music Fest - 18636 Beaver Valley Road, Leavenworth,WA, 98826
Join us at the Plain Hardware parking lot. Bring a chair & come enjoy the moonlight, mountains & music in the beautiful Plain Valley. Music by Uphill Both Ways, a bluegrass band from Elensburg, and also The Hoyer Brothers, a local Leavenworth band who performs funk & soul!
Time: 6:30 - 9:30 PM Fee: Free (Donations collected for the local Fire Department)
Aug 16: Maps and Compass Navigation - Red Barn Learning Center, Wenatchee River Institute, 347 Division Street, Leavenworth, WA
Gain your bearings with wilderness travel and learn the art of map and compass navigation.
Time: 9 - 12 AM Fees: $15 (kids 8-14 free)
Aug 17th - 23rd: Ghost Bears: Searching for the Elusive North Cascades Grizzly Bear - Wenatchee River Institute, 347 Division Street, Leavenworth, WA
Join our team of wildlife biologists on a backpacking adventure into grizzly habitat that provides some of the most stunning mountain scenery anywhere in the world. click on the link to find out more information about this trip.
Time Aug17th - 1:PM to Aug 23rd 11 AM Fees $400.00 for WRI members, $450.00 for non-members - this is a class event.
Aug 18th: "Large Carnivores of the North Cascades" Lecture Series - The River House Sunroom at Barn Beach Reserve, 347 Division Street, Leavenworth, WA
Learn about the amazing and rare carnivores that play an important role in the North Cascades ecosystem. This is the first in a series of 4 lectures. Click on the link to get more information.
Time: 8:30 - 10 PM Frees: Individual Lecture $15. Four-Lecture Series $50.
Aug 20th: Eurosports Cyclocross Race -Leavenworth Winter Sports Club, 10701 Ski Hill Drive, Leavenworth, WA,98826
This is the first time a Cyclocross race will be held in Leavenworth, and what better place than the Leavenworth Ski Hill. This is a bike race that is equally fun to watch as it is to race! The courses features pavement, wooded trails, grass, steep hills and obstacles requiring the rider to quickly dismount, carry the bike while navigating the obstruction and remount. Check out the link for more information.
Time: 5:45-8pm $10 or $20 per family
Aug 21: Music @ the Mountain - Mountain Springs Lodge, 19115 Chiwawa Loop Road, Leavenworth,WA, 98826
Our cure for cabin fever. Live music, craft beer and wine, gourmet pizza, salads, and desserts.
Time: 6 - 8 PM Fee: Free Admission
Aug 22: Jon Magnus - Leavenworth Library, 703 Highway 2, Leavenworth, WA, 98826
Wenatchee H.S. teacher & author Jon Magnus shares inspirational "S.H.I.N.E.: Life Lessons Revealed" a distillation of wisdom from exceptional encounters on a round-the-world journey.
Time: 7 PM Fee: No Charge
Aug 23: Love & Inspiration Book Buzz - A Book for All Seasons, 703 Highway 2, Leavenworth, WA, 98826
A Book for All Seasons presents authors Dayna Reid, Jon Magnus, Sheila Roberts & Alice Kuder sharing wedding ceremony planning, inspirational life lessons, heartwarming fiction & sweet summer romance.
Time: 1 - 3 PM Fee: No Charge
Aug 30: Leavenworth Lions Club Craft Fair - Lions Club Park, between City Hall and Swimming Pool, Highway 2 Leavenworth, WA
Come to our 1st Annual Craft Fair during Labor Day weekend. A large selection of craft items will be showcased. KOHO radio will be on hand for music and interviews. Light breakfast and lunch available.
Time: 10 AM - 6 PM Fee: No Charge