Welcome to our Bavarian Village!


Leavenworth is located at the base of the eastern slope of the Cascade Mountains, very near the geographical center of Washington State. Leavenworth is part of Chelan County and has 1.23 square miles of land area and 0.02 square miles of water area.

Leavenworth is most famous for it's exciting festival line-up which includes Christmas Lighting Festival, Leavenworth Oktoberfest, Mai-Fest, Leavenworth Alefest, Autumn Leaf Festival and many more events. In the winter, the summit of Stevens Pass is just 30 miles from town making playing in the snow so convenient. Leavenworth offers an array of it's own year-around fun such as rafting, skiing, rock climbing, hiking, snowmobiling and so much more.

The town's elevation is about 1,166 feet, with mountains rising 5,000-8,000 feet nearby. Leavenworth offers an abundance of activity and excitement for everyone. Whether you're an outdoor person or a person who enjoys The Arts, you'll find first-class entertainment in Leavenworth. You find first-class lodging and dining in our Bavarian Village.

Christmas lighting festival 2016


On Friday evenings, live musical performances of your favorite Christmas songs fill the streets, interrupted briefly at 4:30pm for the arrival of St. Nicklaus at the Front Street Gazebo, who welcomes children young and old with the story of his legacy and "gold" for the good boys and girls! *ALL lights are on Friday's but we DO NOT have a Christmas Lighting Ceremony on Friday nights*

On Saturdays and Sundays the festivities kick into full gear at 12:00pm with the Arrival of Santa and costumed holiday characters in a march from the Festhalle to the Gazebo!

The first three full weekends in December

Don't miss one of the most popular times to visit our Bavarian Village. The thrill of the Christmas season, the beautiful Alps-like setting in a winter wonderland

December 2,3,4, 2016
December 9,10,11, 2016
December 16,17,18, 2016

Fridays 4pm-9pm
Saturdays 11am-6pm
Sundays 11am-6pm


It all culminates each Saturday and Sunday with our amazing Christmas Lighting Ceremony (4:30pm), when a bit of pomp and circumstance brings about the lighting of the village with over half a millions lights!

This is a Chamber of Commerce sponsored event. For More Information CLICK HERE!

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