Throughout the day you will find high-caliber performances in the Front Street Gazebo, including hand bell choirs, a top-ranking Army National Guard Dixie band, breakout solo artists, the best high school and professional choirs in the Pacific Northwest, and more!

You’ll also find carolers strolling through town, the smell of roasted chestnuts filling the air, sledding in Front Street Park, a traditional Gluhwein Tent (selling hot spiced wine and cider), costumed Christmas characters (including Santa, Mrs., Claus, and Father Christmas), and more!

Join us for the most wonderful time of the year, when a quaint Bavarian town becomes a Village

of Lights (over half a million of them! and holiday cheer abounds!

Live musical performances of your favorite Christmas songs fill the streets, interrupted briefly at 4:30pm for the arrival of St. Nickolaus at the Front Street Gazebo

Leavenworth Snow Bus Adventure

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

Difficulty Level - Medium, approx 5 hours outside on your own, ground may be icy, duration of trip and possible pass delays may make it not suitable for young children