This Week in Leavenworth October 8 through October 14th - Courtesy of: Leavenworth Chamber of Commerce

Monday, October 8, 2018

This Week in Leavenworth

 

October 8 through October 14

 

Monday, October 8

Kid’s Nutcracker Hunt

Date & Time:  10/8   1-4pm

Location: Leavenworth Nutcracker Museum; 735 Front Street

Info:  509-548-4573

Fee:  Adults 17-64 $5, Seniors 65+ $3.50, Youth 6-16 $2.00, Under 5 Free

The Nutcracker Lady has created several variations of self-guided “Nutcracker Hunts” for beginning readers all the way through adults. Armed with a list of nutcrackers, a clipboard and a pencil, folks will roam about the museum hunting for those nutcrackers named on their sheet. A great activity for kids and parents to do on their own or together. Regular Admission Rates Apply!

www.nutcrackermuseum.com

 

Leavenworth Community Farmers Market Locals Night @ Watershed Cafe

Date & Time:  10/8    5-9pm

Location: Watershed Café; 221 8th Street

Info:  509-888-0214

Fee:  No Cover

Every second Monday is Leavenworth Community Farmers Market Locals Night at the Watershed Cafe! Not only does Watershed provide us with an amazing bounty of local, delicious food, wines and drinks but they are a huge sustaining sponsor to our market! So, join us in indulging in really good food and supporting our local farmers market!

www.watershedpnw.com

 

Game Night @ Bushel & Bee Taproom

Date & Time:  10/8    5-10pm

Location:  Bushel & Bee Taproom; 900 Front Street, Suite C

Info:  509-818-3373

Fee:  No Cover

Every Monday Game Night! Tons of board games, card games and more! 21+

www.facebook.com/bushelbee/

 

Live Music @ Andreas Keller

Date & Time:  10/8   6-8pm

Location:  Andreas Keller; 829 Front Street

Info:  509-548-6000

Fee:  No Cover

Come visit Andreas Keller Restaurant & experience live authentic Bavarian folk music with your delicious “home-style” German meal!

www.andreaskellerresataurant.com

 

 

Open Mic Night @ Der Hinterhof

Date & Time:  10/8    7-10pm

Location:  Der Hinterhof; 321 9th Street

Info:  509-888-4191

Fee:  No Cover

We will provide a guitar, you play us a tune or two! If you have your own instrument, please feel free to bring it! Who doesn't love a good jam session?!

www.derhinterhof.com

 

Tuesday, October 9

Kid’s Nutcracker Hunt

Date & Time:  10/9     1-4pm

Location: Leavenworth Nutcracker Museum; 735 Front Street

Info:  509-548-4573

Fee:  Adults 17-64 $5, Seniors 65+ $3.50, Youth 6-16 $2.00, Under 5 Free

The Nutcracker Lady has created several variations of self-guided “Nutcracker Hunts” for beginning readers all the way through adults. Armed with a list of nutcrackers, a clipboard and a pencil, folks will roam about the museum hunting for those nutcrackers named on their sheet. A great activity for kids and parents to do on their own or together. Regular Admission Rates Apply!

www.nutcrackermuseum.com

 

Upper Valley Running Club

Date & Time:  10/9     4:30-6pm

Location: Gravel lot across from O’Grady’s Pantry; 7375 Icicle Road

Info:  509-548-6344

Fee:  No Charge

Join us for a social run every week on Tuesday nights. Check-in at the gravel lot across from O’Grady’s Pantry between 4:30–6:00pm. Maps will be available for a marked 3 mile trail route, partly along Icicle Creek. Run or walk, by yourself, with a friend or with your family. A 3 mile time trial option will be available at 5 pm each week for those who would like to work on speed. There will be self-timing, but results will be kept so you can see your improvement from week to week. Participate 10 or more times and earn a Upper Valley Running Club tech tee.

www.sleepinglady.com

 

Live Music @ Andreas Keller

Date & Time: 10/9     6-8pm

Location: Andreas Keller; 829 Front Street

Info:  509-548-6000

Fee:  No Cover

Come visit Andreas Keller Restaurant & experience live authentic Bavarian folk music with your delicious “home-style” German meal!

www.andreaskellerrestaurant.com

 

Live Music @ Alley Cafe

Date & Time: 10/9    6:30-8:30pm

Location: Alley Café; 8th Street and the Alley 

Info: 509-548-6109

Fee:  No Cover 

Join us for live music Tuesday-Thursday in the Gemini Lounge and Fridays in The Alley Cafe.

www.thealleycafe.com

 

Live Music @ The Loft

Date & Time:  10/9    9pm-12am

Location: The Loft; 843 Front Street

Info:  509-888-0231

Fee:  No Cover

We have a variety of very talented local musicians who play at The Loft. Come by and hear for yourself! No cover. 
www.facebook.com/theloftPNW

 

Wednesday, October 10

Kid’s Nutcracker Hunt

Date & Time:  10/10       1-4pm

Location: Leavenworth Nutcracker Museum; 735 Front Street

Info:  509-548-4573

Fee:  Adults 17-64 $5, Seniors 65+ $3.50, Youth 6-16 $2.00, Under 5 Free

The Nutcracker Lady has created several variations of self-guided “Nutcracker Hunts” for beginning readers all the way through adults. Armed with a list of nutcrackers, a clipboard and a pencil, folks will roam about the museum hunting for those nutcrackers named on their sheet. A great activity for kids and parents to do on their own or together. Regular Admission Rates Apply!

www.nutcrackermuseum.com

 

After School Program– Art Academy

Date & Time:  10/10       3-5pm

Location: Wenatchee River Institute; 347 Division Street 

Info:  509-548-0181

Fee: See Website

Wednesday after school art is for kids in 4th-6th grade. This 5 week session of art we will have Amber Zimmerman joining us for Mandalas! We will create nature inspired mandala’s with a variety of mediums. While we work on our drawing skills, we will explore patterns, symmetry and color. Limit of 10 students. If interested in signing up for the whole year contact rbishop@wenatcheeriverinstitute.org.

www.wenatcheeriverinstitute.org

 

Live Music @ Andreas Keller

Date & Time: 10/10        6-8pm

Location: Andreas Keller; 829 Front Street

Info:  509-548-6000

Fee:  No Cover

Come visit Andreas Keller Restaurant & experience live authentic Bavarian folk music with your delicious “home-style” German meal!

www.andreaskellerrestaurant.com

 

Live Music @ Alley Cafe

Date & Time: 10/10      6:30-8:30pm

Location: Alley Café; 8th Street and the Alley 

Info: 509-548-6109

Fee:  No Cover 

Join us for live music Tuesday-Thursday in the Gemini Lounge and Fridays in The Alley Cafe.

www.thealleycafe.com

 

Red Barn Speaker Event @ Wenatchee River Institute

Date & Time: 10/10      6:30-8:30pm

Location: Wenatchee River Institute; 347 Division Street 

Info: 509-548-0181

Fee:  No Cover 

Dr. David James, PhD. Everybody loves butterflies! In this presentation we will explore what makes butterflies so appealing to us and learn about a number of our endemic Pacific Northwest species including the Monarch. We will also discover that butterflies are in trouble and declining in number and diversity. Practical methods for helping butterflies will be explored on both the landscape and backyard level. And we wont forget the caterpillars! 

www.wenatcheeriverinstitute.org

 

Sergio & Co. @ Icicle Brewing Company                               

Date & Time: 10/10     7-9pm     

Location:  Icicle Brewing Company; 935 Front Street
Info:  509-548-2739                                                                                                                         

Fee: No Cover                                                                                                                                      

Looking for some midweek mayhem? Look no further than Sergio and his eclectic blend of great music from a variety of talented locals!

www.iciclebrewing.com

 

Karaoke Night @ The Loft

Date & Time:  10/10     9pm-12am

Location:  The Loft;  843 Front Street

Info:  509-888-0231

Fee:  No Cover

It’s all about fun at The Loft. Laugh, sing and get out of your comfort zone!

www.facebook.com/TheLoftPNW

 

Thursday, October 11

Mindful Aging

Date & Time:  10/11   10-11am

Location: Mountain Meadows Senior Living Center; 320 Park Avenue

Info:  509-548-8109

Fee:  Donations Accepted

Once again, Deb Pobst and Theresa D-Litzenberger of the Ripple Foundation are hosting Mindful Aging discussions at Mt Meadows Senior Living in Leavenworth. Discussions center around a theme, and may include readings. Please feel free to invite anyone you think might want to come. This is a free event that lets elders connect with others in the community who are interested in hearing their wisdom and experience.

www.theripplefoundation.org

 

Kid’s Nutcracker Hunt

Date & Time:  10/11   1-4pm

Location: Leavenworth Nutcracker Museum; 735 Front Street

Info:  509-548-4573

Fee:  Adults 17-64 $5, Seniors 65+ $3.50, Youth 6-16 $2.00, Under 5 Free

The Nutcracker Lady has created several variations of self-guided “Nutcracker Hunts” for beginning readers all the way through adults. Armed with a list of nutcrackers, a clipboard and a pencil, folks will roam about the museum hunting for those nutcrackers named on their sheet. A great activity for kids and parents to do on their own or together. Regular Admission Rates Apply!

www.nutcrackermuseum.com

 

After School Program– Nature Trek

Date & Time:  10/11   3-5pm

Location: Wenatchee River Institute; 347 Division Street 

Info:  509-548-0181

Fee:  See Website

Thursday after school nature trek is for kids in K-4th grade. This session our theme is Life of the Roaring River! We will be joined by Jen Herdmann from Cascade Columbia Fisheries Enhancement Group. Join us as we adventure to the river to trap and catch creatures in the river called macro-invertebrates. Let’s watch the daring salmon as they catapult up the river! Limit of 10 students. If interested in signing up for the whole year contact rbishop@wenatcheeriverinstitute.org.

www.wenatcheeriverinstitute.org

 

Leavenworth Community Farmers Market

Date & Time: 10/11    4-8pm

Location: Lions Club Park; 696 US Highway 2 

Info: 509-699-0125

Fee:  No Charge

The Leavenworth Community Farmers Market offers everything from local eggs, meats, cheeses & breads to delicious local produce, fruits, prepared foods, local crafts & more.

www.leavenworthfarmersmarket.org

 

Live Music @ Andreas Keller

Date & Time: 10/11    6-8pm

Location: Andreas Keller; 829 Front Street

Info:  509-548-6000

Fee:  No Cover

Come visit Andreas Keller Restaurant & experience live authentic Bavarian folk music with your delicious “home-style” German meal!

www.andreaskellerrestaurant.com

 

Barre Yoga Mashup @ Beyoutiful Hot Yoga

Date & Time: 10/11    6-7:30pm

Location: BeYoutiful Hot Yoga; 213 14th Street

Info:  509-888-0349

Fee:  $20 Per Person

Barre and Yoga? Yes please! Join Kiesha from Pulse Barre Studio in Wenatchee and Stefanie at BeYoutiful Hot Yoga Leavenworth for a fun filled night of pulsing, tucking and stretching! Be prepared to have a good time, work it and smile a ton!!! www.beyoutifulhotyogaleavenworth.com

 

Live Music @ Alley Cafe

Date & Time: 10/11      6:30-8:30pm

Location: Alley Café; 8th Street and The Alley 

Info: 509-548-6109

Fee:  No Cover 

Join us for live music Tuesday-Thursday in the Gemini Lounge and Fridays in The Alley Cafe.

www.thealleycafe.com

 

Live Music @ Mozart’s

Date & Time: 10/11    6:30-8:30pm

Location:  Mozart’s Restaurant; 829 Front Street
Info:  509-548-0600

Fee:  No Cover

Join us Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays for live music from local performers playing some jazz style music for your enjoyment.

www.mozartsrestaurant.com

 

Live Music @ Bavarian Bistro

Date & Time: 10/11    7-9pm

Location:  Bavarian Bistro; 801 Front Street
Info:  509-548-5074

Fee:  No Cover

All ages welcome! Grab a gourmet burger, schnitzel or craft cocktail and take in some great local live music. All ages and 21+ seating available! The fun doesn’t stop at 9, we are open until midnight with our full dinner menu! Check out our Facebook page for line-up!

www.facebook.com/bavarianbistroandbar/

www.bavarianbistrobar.com

 

Live Music @ Stein

Date & Time: 10/11   7-9pm

Location:  Stein Leavenworth; 801 Front Street
Info:  509-888-0220

Fee:  No Cover 

The Music style?.. Roots Electric/Acoustic Rock… with a touch of world tone… Rhythmic and Colorful. Great originals and unusual versions of cover songs… Within a show you’ll hear driving rhythm and blues, wonderfully crafted ballads, and often times extended jams, electric and acoustic stringed instruments from several countries, and great dancing music. No single show is ever exactly the same. They’ll take you on a slightly different journey every time. 

www.steinleavenworth.com

 

Friday, October 12

Balancing Mind & Body

Date & Time:  10/12   8:30am-9:45am

Location: Canyon Wren Recital Hall; 7409 Icicle Road 

Info:  509-548-8109

Fee:  $75 for 6-week series; $15 drop in

Great news, yogis! Yoga instructor Dean Marson will be teaching the next series of yoga classes. This gentle yoga practice is for beginners and experienced yogis alike who want to explore a mindful approach to Yoga. We will practice traditional yoga asanas (postures) along with somatic movement as a way of deepening the experience of the body/mind relationship. Scientific research confirms that both mindful awareness & yoga reduce stress, boost the immune system, regulate emotions & mood and facilitate better sleep & overall well-being. To register, for more info, or to stay updated with new class offerings, contact Dean at dmarson@hotmail.com.

www.theripplefoundation.org

 

Village Art in the Park

Date & Time: 10/12    9am-6pm

Location: Downtown Leavenworth, Front Street Park

Fee:  No Cover 

Outdoor village art show sponsored by local non-profit organization dedicated to providing scholarships for art education using a venue that supports amateur and professional artists.

www.villageartinthepark.org

 

Kid’s Nutcracker Hunt

Date & Time: 10/12   1-4pm

Location: Leavenworth Nutcracker Museum; 735 Front Street

Info:  509-548-4573

Fee:  Adults 17-64 $5, Seniors 65+ $3.50, Youth 6-16 $2.00, Under 5 Free

The Nutcracker Lady has created several variations of self-guided “Nutcracker Hunts” for beginning readers all the way through adults. Armed with a list of nutcrackers,, a clipboard and a pencil, folks will roam about the museum hunting for those nutcrackers named on their sheet. A great activity for kids and parents to do on their own or together, Regular Admission Rates Apply.

www.nutcrackermuseum.com

 

Happy Hour @ The Wine Cellar

Date & Time: 10/12     4-6pm

Location: The Wine Cellar; 217 9th Street 

Info:  509-888-7233 or 509-888-5713

Fee:  $3.00 off glass pours & 15% off bottle purchases 

Happy Hour featuring Isenhower Cellars and Sigillo Cellars, every Friday from 4-6pm. $3.00 off glass pours and 15% off bottle purchases

www.isenhowercellars.com 

www.sigillocellars.com

 

Friday Night Flights @ Eagle Creek Winery

Date & Time:  10/12   4-6:30pm

Location:  Eagle Creek Winery; 10037 Eagle Creek Road 

Info:  509-548-7059

Fee:  $15

Friday Night Flights at Eagle Creek Winery. This is your top pick for your Friday Night! We are lucky to have the brethren of blues, Shongo Bongo. Make your non-refundable reservation online up to 4 weeks prior to the date. The ticket includes a delicious glass of wine of your choice! 

www.eaglecreekwinery.com

 

Live Music @ Obelisco Estate Winery

Date & Time:  10/12    5:30-8:30pm

Location:  Obelisco Estate Winery; 219 9th Street 

Info:  509-888-6463

Fee:  No Cover

Cody Ray Raymond is an honest and passionate songwriter who excels at dynamic and captivating performances. He has a haunting voice and the power of the preach. You will be very glad you came to hear him sing.

Come join us for some wine and some great music!

www.obelsico.com

 

Oktoberfest 2018

Date & Time:10/126pm-12am

Location: Leavenworth Festhalle
Info:425-445-6183

Fee: $10

Oktoberfest in Leavenworth is the next best thing to being in Munich! This year we have four venues with live entertainment and Free Shuttles in Leavenworth (Shuttle’s are available outside Leavenworth for a fee), with affordable routes all the way to Wenatchee! Whatever you do, don’t miss our Keg Tapping Ceremony at 1:00 pm every Saturday when Leavenworth’s Mayor will honor a Bavarian Tradition of “tapping the keg”. Then plan on hanging around and checking out music from our own Musikkapelle Leavenworth who will be joined by other musical groups from the US and Germany.

www.leavenworthoktoberfest.com

 

 

Live Music @ King Ludwig’s

Date & Time:  10/12   6-9pm

Location: King Ludwig’s Restaurant; 921 Front Street
Info:  509-548-6625

Fee: No Cover

Allow the sounds of Accordionist Frank Calapristi to mesmerize your senses while you dine! Serving authentic Bavarian food! Ask about our house specialty Schweinhax’n (pork hock). 

www.kingludwigs.com

 

Live Music @ Icicle Brewing Company

Date & Time: 10/12      6-9pm

Location:  Icicle Brewing Company; 935 Front Street

Info: 509-548-2739

Fee: No Charge

Join us for Friday evening music! All ages welcome!

For more information follow us on Facebook at:

www.facebook.com/pg/IcicleBrewingCompany/events/

www.iciclebrewing.com

 

Live Music @ Andreas Keller

Date & Time: 10/12    6-8:30pm

Location: Andreas Keller; 829 Front Street

Info:  509-548-6000

Fee:  No Cover

Come visit Andreas Keller Restaurant & experience live authentic Bavarian folk music with your delicious “home-style” German meal!

www.andreaskellerrestaurant.com

 

Live Music @ Alley Café

Date & Time: 10/12     6:30-8:30pm

Location:  Alley Café; 8th and The Alley 

Info:  509-548-6109

Fee:  No Cover

Join us for live music Tuesday-Thursday in the Gemini Lounge and Fridays in The Alley Cafe.

www.thealleycafe.com

 

Live Music @ Mozart’s

Date & Time:  10/12      6:30-8:30pm

Location:  Mozart’s Restaurant; 829 Front Street 

Info:  509-548-0600

Fee:  No Cover

Join us Thursdays, Fridays and Sundays for live music from local performers playing some jazz style music for your enjoyment.

www.mozartrestaurant.com

 

Film: “ZOO” @ Icicle Creek Family Film Festival

Date & Time: 10/12    7pm

Location: Snowy Owl Theater, 7409 Icicle Road

Fee:  See website

Opening night feature film “Zoo.”  Based on the true story of Ireland’s WW2 “elephant angel”, follow several determined youngsters who band together for a cause bigger—much bigger—than themselves. A weekend of workshops, films and fun for the whole family. Come to all or part, just be sure to bring your imagination. Please see website for full information on venues and pricing.

www.icicle.org

 

Live Music @ Bavarian Bistro

Date & Time:  10/12    7-9pm

Location:  Bavarian Bistro & Bar; 801 Front Street 

Info:  509-548-5074

Fee:  No Cover

All ages welcome! Grab a gourmet burger, schnitzel or craft cocktail and take in some great local live music. All ages and 21+ seating available! The fun doesn’t stop at 9, we are open until midnight with our full dinner menu! 

Check out our Facebook page for line-up!

www.facebook.com/bavarianbistroandbar/

www.bavarianbistrobar.com

 

Live Music @ Der Hinterhof

Date & Time:  10/12     8-11pm

Location:  Der Hinterhof; 321 9th Street

Info:  509-888-4191

Fee: No Cover

Come down to Leavenworth’s backyard this weekend for some great live music. Try some delicious BBQ, craft cocktails or one of our many beers on tap. All ages welcome! 

www.derhinterhof.com

 

Dance Party @ Bushel & Bee Taproom

Date & Time:  10/12     8pm-12am

Location:  Bushel & Bee Taproom; 900 Front Street, Suite C

Info:  509-818-3373

Fee: No Cover

Come get funky and get your grove on with Leavenworth's own DJ LoveChain! Every Friday from 8pm-midnight! Outside food and well behaved dogs welcome 21+

www.facebook.com/bushelbee

 

Live Music @ The Baren Haus

Date & Time:  10/12     8:30-11pm

Location:  Baren Haus; 321 9th Street

Info:  509-548-4535

Fee: No Cover

Local musician Paul Sweeney plays classic acoustic rock.

www.barenhaus.com

 

Dance Party @ Ducks & Drakes

Date & Time:  10/12     9pm

Location:  Ducks and Drakes; 221 8th Street

Info:  509-548-0270

Fee:  No Cover

Bring your friends down for a night of dancing! Live DJ brings all the hottest music!

www.ducksanddrakesleavenworth.com

 

Dance Party @ The Loft

Date & Time:  10/12   9pm

Location:  The Loft; 843 Front Street

Info:  509-888-0231

Fee:  No Cover

Our dance floor is waiting for you to get down. Saturday nights we crank it up with a variety of dance music from old school hip hop, EDM, to new school pop!

www.facebook.com/TheLoftPNW

 

Late Night Bite @ Rudloof’s

Date & Time:  10/12   10pm-2am

Location:  Rudloof’s Pizza; 265 US Highway 2

Info:  509-548-1505

Fee:  No Cover

Rudloof’s Pizza will be open from 10pm-2am for our annual Late Night Bite! Serving pizza by the slice & complementary bottles of water at our walk up window. See you there! 

www.rudloofs.com

 

Saturday, October 13
Lions Club Community Breakfast

Date & Time: 10/13    8am-11am

Location: Lions Club Park; 696 US Highway 2

Fee:  $7 adults, $3.50 ages 4-10, under 4 Free, Active Military w/ ID Free

ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT Pancakes, Eggs, Sausage, Coffee and Milk! Proceeds from the Breakfasts go to Lions Club Projects, locally and worldwide! Projects include: Sight, hearing and diabetes health education & services; local food banks, college scholarships, scouts, youth sports, Special Olympics, and other community projects.

www.leavenworthlions.com

 

Ponderosa Pine Basket Weaving @ Wenatchee River Institute

Date & Time:  10/13      9am-2pm

Location:  Wenatchee River Institute, 347 Division Street 
Info:  509-548-0181

Fee:  $60

Come learn from our local basket weaving extraordinaire, Christi Lewis. Using home glycerin baked ponderosa pine needles you will learn to coil and weave a basket with a wood cookie base, taking home a finished product. Beads and materials from the forest will be included to embellish your craft, too! A sandwich lunch will be provided from the local Dan’s Market

www.wenatcheeriverinstitute.org

 

Village Art In The Park

Date & Time: 10/13      9am-6pm

Location: Downtown Leavenworth, Front Street Park

Info: 509-548-5809

Fee:  No Cover 

Outdoor village art show sponsored by local non-profit organization dedicated to providing scholarships for art education using a venue that supports amateur and professional artists.

www.villageartinthepark.org

 

 

Stop Motion Animation @ Icicle Creek Family Film Festival

Date & Time:  10/13    9:30am-12pm

Location: Canyon Wren Recital Hall;   7409 Icicle Road

Info:  509-548-6347

Fee:  See website

Bring your imagination to life one frame at a time. Learn first-hand how stop motion movies are made. This workshop is suitable for ages 10 and up. Led by Nick Dirk, an accomplished local filmmaker and photographer who has worked on everything from feature films and documentaries, to commercials and social media campaigns. As part of the Icicle Creek Summer Film Camp staff, Nick discovered that he has a passion for helping kids tell their own stories through the power of film. 

www.icicle.org

 

Family Filmmaking @ Icicle Creek Family Film Festival

Date & Time:  10/13    9:30am-12pm

Location: Snow Owl Theater Stage, 7409 Icicle Road 

Info:  509-548-6347

Fee:  See website

Storytelling doesn’t require special equipment. Learn how in just 2 hours you and your family can make a movie together with Seattle artist, educator and filmmaker Dillon de Give. This workshop is specially designed for families to experience together, though kids are welcome to attend by themselves! This workshop is suitable for ages 5 and up with an adult.

www.icicle.org

 

Walking Tour of Historical Downtown

Date & Time:  10/13    10am-12pm

Location: Upper Valley Museum; 347 Division Street 

Info:  509-548-0728

Fee:  $5 per person

The Downtown Historical Walking Tour will show you where many places were located in the early days of Leavenworth: the railroad tracks, city hall, movie theater; and along the way enjoy the history of Leavenworth as told by our guides with their stories and photos. Good walking shoes are recommended!www.uppervalleymuseum.org

 

Oktoberfest 2018

Date & Time: 10/13    12pm-1am

Location: Leavenworth Festhalle
Info: 425-445-6183

Fee: $20

Oktoberfest in Leavenworth is the next best thing to being in Munich! This year we have four venues with live entertainment and Free Shuttles in Leavenworth (Shuttle’s are available outside Leavenworth for a fee), with affordable routes all the way to Wenatchee! Whatever you do, don’t miss our Keg Tapping Ceremony at 1:00 pm every Saturday when Leavenworth’s Mayor will honor a Bavarian Tradition of “tapping the keg”. Then plan on hanging around and checking out music from our own Musikkapelle Leavenworth who will be joined by other musical groups from the US and Germany.

www.leavenworthoktoberfest.com

 

Activities: Family, Food, and Fun @ Icicle Creek Family Film Festival

Date & Time:  10/13    12pm-4pm

Location: Snowy Owl Theater Stage;   7409 Icicle Road 

Info:  509-548-6347

Fee:  See website

Bouncy house, face painting, magic, and more. Come play before the shows begin. Magic Show with Jason Sims before the 1:30 and 3pm films.

www.icicle.org

 

Kid’s Nutcracker Hunt

Date & Time:  10/13    1-4pm

Location: Leavenworth Nutcracker Museum; 735 Front Street

Info:  509-548-4573

Fee:  Adults 17-64 $5, Seniors 65+ $3.50, Youth 6-16 $2.00 Under 5 Free

The Nutcracker Lady has created several variations of self-guided “Nutcracker Hunts” for beginning readers all the way through adults. Armed with a list of nutcrackers, a clipboard and a pencil, folks will roam about the museum hunting for those nutcrackers named on their sheet. A great activity for kids and parents to do on their own or together. Regular Admission Rates Apply!

www.nutcrackermuseum.com

 

Animated Shorts: Dig Deep, Fly High @ Icicle Creek Family Film Festival

Date & Time: 10/13    1:30-2:40pm

Location: Snowy Owl Theater, 7409 Icicle Road

Fee:  See website

Prizewinning and Audience Favorite Animated Films from the 2018 Children’s Film Festival Seattle. Dive into exciting adventures, vibrant colors and exquisite storytelling with this timeless collection of 11 animated films from 9 countries. Chase a kite into a mysterious cave, discover how to light up a dark forest, fill up a marvelous hole in the ground, soar with a flock of birds, discover the way to wake up a whole town, swim with a magnificent Orca, and discover all the things that make you special! Featuring pre-show magic with Jason Sims!

www.icicle.org

 

Live Action Shorts: Dream Catchers @ Icicle Creek Family Film Festival

Date & Time: 10/13    3-4pm

Location: Snowy Owl Theater, 7409 Icicle Road

Fee:  See website

Prizewinning and Audience Favorite Live Action Films from the 2018 Children’s Film Festival Seattle. Who says being a kid is easy? The young people in these films must overcome all kinds of challenges, big and small, to follow their dreams. Meet a non-gender-conforming kid who finds courage in a new friendship, a boy who discovers the healing power of art, a child who finds a wily way to lure a teacher to his town, a girl who overcomes her fear of strange food, and a boy and his father who form a bond over a simple Japanese dish. This program concludes with a documentary about a talented young Iraqi refugee, living in Lebanon, and a film from Puerto Rico that will urges youth to look up from their screens, and see the beautiful world around them. Featuring pre-show magic with Jason Sims!

www.icicle.org

 

Live Music @ Basel Cellars

Date & Time:  10/13     4-7pm

Location:  Basel Cellars; 217 9th Street, Suite A
Info:  509-888-7054

Fee:  No Charge

Rock out with Dave Mills and The FunkDub40 Players. Richard Williams, Matt Neuman and Grammy Award Winning Drummer BillRay!

www.baselcellars.com

 

Film: “Into The Who Knows” @ Icicle Creek Family Film Festival

Date & Time: 10/13    4:30pm

Location: Snowy Owl Theater, 7409 Icicle Road

Fee:  See website

Ten year old Thomas has a best friend: Felix the Fox. But his parents want him to make “real friends”, so they send him to summer camp. He hates it. So he and Felix make a midnight escape. Join Thomas and Felix on an adventure of self-discovery that will delight young and old alike. For all ages.

www.icicle.org

 

Live Music @ Icicle Brewing Company

Date & Time:  10/13     6-9pm

Location:  Icicle Brewing Company; 935 Front Street
Info:  509-548-2739

Fee:  No Cover

Come enjoy live music! It’s free for all ages!

For more information follow us on Facebook at:

www.facebook.com/pg/IcicleBrewingCompany/events/

www.iciclebrewing.com

 

Live Music @ King Ludwig’s

Date & Time:  10/13     6-9pm

Location:  King Ludwig’s Restaurant; 921 Front Street
Info:  509-548-6625

Fee: No Cover

The Polka Pals Band perform on Saturday’s with dancing on our wooden dance floor. Serving authentic Bavarian food! Ask about our house specialty Schweinhax'n (pork hock). 

www.kingludwigs.com

 

Live Music @ Andreas Keller

Date & Time:  10/13     6-8:30pm

Location: Andreas Keller; 829 Front Street

Info:  509-548-6000

Fee: No Cover

Come visit Andreas Keller Restaurant & experience live authentic Bavarian folk music with your delicious “home-style” German meal.

www.andreaskellerrestaurant.com

 

Live Music @ Bavarian Bistro

Date & Time:  10/13     7-9pm

Location:  Bavarian Bistro; 801 Front Street
Info:  509-548-5074

Fee:  No Cover

All ages welcome! Grab a gourmet burger, schnitzel or craft cocktail and take in some great local live music. All ages and 21+ seating available! The fun doesn't stop at 10, we are open until midnight with our full dinner menu! 

Check out our Facebook page for line-up!

www.facebook.com/bavarianbistroandbar/

www.bavarianbistrobar.com

 

Live Music @ Der Hinterhof

Date & Time:  10/13     8-11pm

Location:  Der Hinterhof; 321 9th Street

Info:  509-888-4191

Fee: No Cover

Come down to Leavenworth’s backyard this weekend for some great live music. Try some delicious BBQ, craft cocktails or one of our many beers on tap. All ages welcome! 

www.derhinterhof.com

 

Live Music @ The Baren Haus

Date & Time: 10/13       8:30-11pm

Location:  Baren Haus; 208 9th Street

Info:  509-548-4535

Fee: No Cover

Local musician Paul Sweeney plays classic acoustic rock.

www.barenhaus.com

 

Dance Party @ Ducks & Drakes

Date & Time: 10/13     9pm

Location:  Ducks and Drakes; 221 8th Street

Info:  509-548-0270

Fee: No Cover

Bring your friends down for a night of dancing! Live DJ brings all the hottest music in town!

www.ducksanddrakesleavenworth.com

 

Dance Party @ The Loft

Date & Time: 10/13       9pm-1am

Location:  The Loft; 843 Front Street

Info:  509-888-0231

Fee:  No Cover

Our dance floor is waiting for you to get down. Saturday nights we crank it up with a variety of dance music from old school hip hop, EDM, to new school pop!

www.facebook.com/TheLoftPNW

 

Late Night Bite @ Rudloof’s

Date & Time:  10/13   10pm-2am

Location:  Rudloof’s Pizza; 265 US Highway 2

Info:  509-548-1505

Fee:  No Cover

Rudloof’s Pizza will be open from 10pm-2am for our annual Late Night Bite! Serving pizza by the slice & complementary bottles of water at our walk up window. See you there! 

www.rudloofs.com

 

Sunday, October 14

Village Art in the Park

Date & Time: 10/14     9am-6pm

Location: Downtown Leavenworth, Front Street Park

Fee:  No Cover 

Outdoor village art show sponsored by local non-profit organization dedicated to providing scholarships for art education using a venue that supports amateur and professional artists.

www.villageartinthepark.org

 

Kid’s Nutcracker Hunt

Date & Time:  10/14     1-4pm

Location: Leavenworth Nutcracker Museum; 735 Front Street

Info:  509-548-4573

Fee:  Adults 17-64 $5, Seniors 65+ $3.50, Youth 6-16 $2.00 Under 5 Free

The Nutcracker Lady has created several variations of self-guided “Nutcracker Hunts” for beginning readers all the way through adults. Armed with a list of nutcrackers, a clipboard and a pencil, folks will roam about the museum hunting for those nutcrackers named on their sheet. A great activity for kids and parents to do on their own or together. Regular Admission Rates Apply!

www.nutcrackermuseum.com

 

Sip & Paint @ Kingfisher Restaurant

Date & Time:  10/14      3-5pm

Location:  Kingfisher Restaurant & Wine Bar; 7375 Icicle Road
Info:  509-548-6344

Fee: $35

Join us at Sleeping Lady’s Kingfisher Restaurant & Wine Bar for step by step instruction to create your very own Prusik Peak masterpiece! Wine, cocktails and food from menu available for purchase. All instruction and supplies provided. Acrylic painting on 11×14 canvas. Aprons will be provided but clothing appropriate for painting is recommended. *Please note that classes must have 6 or more registrants or the class will be canceled. When necessary, we will alert registrants of cancellation within 72 hours prior to event.

www.sleepinglady.com

 

Live Music @ King Ludwig’s

Date & Time:  10/14      6-9pm

Location:  King Ludwig’s Restaurant; 921 Front Street
Info:  509-548-6625

Fee: No Cover

Accordionist Frank Calapristi entertains Friday’s & Sunday’s in our dining room. Serving authentic Bavarian food! Ask about our house specialty Schweinhax'n (pork hock). 

www.kingludwigs.com

 

Live Music @ Andreas Keller

Date & Time: 10/14     6-8pm

Location:  Andreas Keller; 829 Front Street
Info:  509-548-6000

Fee:  No Cover

Come visit Andreas Keller Restaurant & experience live authentic Bavarian folk music with your delicious “home-style” German meal!

www.andreaskellerrestaurant.com

 

Live Music @ Yodelin Broth Company

Date & Time:  10/14    6-8pm

Location:  Yodelin Broth Company; 633 Front Street

Info:  509-888-4555

Fee:  No Cover

Take it easy, watch the sunset from our patio and enjoy some live music! Happy hour starts at 4pm, $2 off main menu items and $1 off beer and wine by the glass.

www.yodelinrestaurantgroup.com

 

Live Music @ Mozart’s

Date & Time:  10/14    6:30-8:30pm

Location:  Mozart’s Restaurant; 829 Front Street 

Info:  509-548-0600

Fee:  No Cover

Join us Sunday nights with local performers playing some jazz style music for your enjoyment.

www.mozartrestaurant.com

 

Live Music @ Bavarian Bistro

Date & Time: 10/14      7-9pm

Location:  Bavarian Bistro; 801 Front Street
Info:  509-548-5074

Fee:  No Cover

Join us in the Bistro bar or all ages’ middle room for live music! Check out our Facebook page for this weeks’ artist.  www.facebook.com/pg/bavarianbistroandbar/events/

www.bavarianbistrobar.com

 

Live Music @ Stein

Date & Time: 10/14      7-9pm

Location:  Stein Leavenworth; 801 Front Street
Info:  509-888-0220

Fee:  No Cover

Gina Belliveau is a Seattle-based musician who plays solo mostly- percussive acoustic folk with an achilles heel for ridiculous pop cover tunes (www.reverbnation.com/ginabelliveau). Her ever expanding repertoire runs the gamut from Billie Holiday to Billie Jean.

www.steinleavenworth.com

 

Live Music @ The Loft

Date & Time:  10/14    9pm-12am

Location:  The Loft; 843 Front Street

Info:  509-888-0231

Fee:  No Cover

We have a variety of very talented musicians who play at The Loft. Come by and hear for yourself!

www.facebook.com/TheLoftPNW

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