Calendar of Leavenworth Events September 2014
Every Thursday and Saturday in September: Resort Yoga - Sleeping Lady Resort
Sleeping Lady Resort hosts an Intro to Vinyasa Flow class. Drop-ins welcome. Mats and props available for newcomers.
Thursday, Sept 4, 11, 18 and 25, 2014 at 5:30 pm
Saturday, Sept 6,13, 20 and 27, 2014 at 10:00 AM
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
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 this local farmers selling fresh fruit & vegetables at the Plain Hardware patio.
Every Thursday in September: 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!
Sept 20th, 27th and 28th: 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 Sept: 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
Sept 3-7 : 19th Annual Leavenworth Quilt Show - Festhalle - 917 Commercial Street, Leavenworth, WA,98826
Hundred of quilts displayed in various shops and visitors can meander throughout the show enjoying antique quilts, wearable quilted art, wall quilts, table runners and new quilts. The Festhalle will house the winning quilts. Time 10-5 Fees: $5 for all 3 days (Festhalle Show)
Sept 5th: Judith Gille Shares the View From Casa Chepitos: Leavenworth Library, 703 Highway 2, Leavenworth, WA, 98826
Judith fell in love...with a hot pink house on a rundown alleyway. Winner of Nautilus Award Gille paints an intimate portrait of Mexican life. Time: 7PM Fee: Free
Sept 6th: International Book Buzz - A Book for All Seasons, 703 Highway 2, Leavenworth, WA, 98826
Travel to Mexico, Iran and Egypt with authors Gille, Pier, and Merwin. Experience solo journeys, dumb guts, back roads, breaking chains, and authentic homecomings.
Time 1-3PM Fee: Free
Sept 6th and 20th: Sleeping Lady Bird Walk - 7375 Icicle Road, Leavenworth, WA 98826
Enjoy our Saturday morning Bird Walks with leader, Heather Murphy, local wildlife biologist, nature journalist & artist.
Time: 9-10:30 Fee: Free
September 13th-14th: 6th Annual Cascade Couples Championship - Leavenworth Golf Course,9101 Icicle Road, Leavenworth, WA, 98826
This 2-day tournament is not only fun but is a fundraiser for Junior golf programs through the Leavenworth Golf Course.
Time: 8:30AM Fee: $185-Member Couple/$195-Non-Member Couple
Sept 13th & 14th: Sustainable Living & Farming Tour - 925 Commercial Street, Leavenworth, WA,98826
See & learn first-hand how to lead a simpler more sustainable life. Listen to experts in the field, tour sustainable homes, farms & businesses.
Fee: $15 Per Person in Advance; $20 Day of Event
Sept 13: Leavenworth Wine Walk - Downtown Leavenworth
Enjoy tasting local wines while strolling through the shops, galleries and restaurants of beautiful downtown Leavenworth.
Time: No0n - 6PM Fee: $40/person, $75/couple
Sept 13: Eco Fair & Lecture with Frances Moore Lappe - Icicle Creek Center for the Arts, 7409 Icicle Road, Leavenworth, WA, 98826
Enjoy an evening with Frances Moore Lappé. View sustainability projects and meet Frances. She will be available to sign her books both before and after her lecture. Time: 6PM Eco Fair Fee: $15; $10 Students 7:30PM Lecture
Sept 19th: Maureen McQuerry Book Signing - A Book for All Seasons, 703 Highway 2, Leavenworth, WA, 98826
A blend of mystery and fantasy with a twist of Irish mythology, and fascinating and delightful charachters make "Beyond the Door" a reveting tale.
Time: 3-5PM Fee: Free
Sept 20: Mezcla Cuban All Stars - Icicle Creek Center for the Arts, 7409 Icicle Road, Leavenworth WA 98826
Latin jazz! Direct from Cuba, Pablo Menendez and the Mezlca Jazz All-Stars return to Icicle Creek for a fusion of Afro-Cuban rhythms
Time: 7-9PM Fees: Advance $20 At the door $24
September 20th: Wenatchee River Salmon Festival - Leavenworth Fish Hatchery, 12790 Fish Hatchery Road, Leavenworth,WA, 98826
A FREE outdoor education adventure with hands-on activities, food & "edutainment" the celebrate the return of the salmon.
Sept 26: Ellen Kuhlmann shares PNW trees and shrubs - Wenatchee River Institute at Barn Beach Reserve, 347 Division Street, Leavenworth, WA,98826
A book for hikers, nature lovers, plant geeks, and anyone who wants to identify and learn about plants from a professional botanist with extensive experience.
Time: 7PM Fee: $3 WRI Members, $5 Non-members
Sept 27th: A Sentimental Journey Gala Event - Icicle Creek Center for the Arts, 7409 Icicle Road, Leavenworth WA 98826
Enjoy a live 1940’s-themed program featuring a rousing live auction, a silent auction, dinner catered by Ivy Wild and complimentary wine. Journey with us as we reminisce about and celebrate the growth and many accomplishments of Icicle Creek Center for the Arts. Celebrate the highlights to come in our near future.
Time: 5PM Fees: 100 per person
September 26th-28th: 51th Autumn Leaf Festival and Parade - Leavenworth
This is Leavenworth's longest running event. The Autumn Leaf Festival celebrates the turning colors of the Autumn Leaves and is the town's original festival; originating in 1964 when the City of Leavenworth adopted the Bavarian theme. Don't miss the parade that starts at noon on Saturday Sept 27th.
Sept 27th: Ellen Kuhlmann Book Signing - A Book for All Seasons, 703 Highway 2, Leavenworth, WA 98826
Ellen will be signing her new book Trees and Shrubs of the Pacific Northwest.
Time: 1-3PM Fee: Free.
Sept 27th: Valley Trout Unlimited Conservation/Military banquet, Leavenworth Festhalle,
Full prime rib dinner with live & silent auction & raffle, proceeds dedicated to local conservation projects & Trout Unlimited Healing Waters. Reservations required, 509-548-5522 or 548-7662.
Time: 5-8:30 PM Fee: 50.00 per person