Posts Tagged ‘Bavarian Village’

Leavenworth Chamber of Commerce Update – June

Morgan Eastman, Events Director with the Leavenworth Chamber of Commerce, joins Dan Langager in the KOHO studios to talk about upcoming events in the Bavarian Village, including Accordion Fest next weekend, Kinderfest July 4th, Leavenworth Summer Theater, Community Farmers Market and more.

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Leavenworth Celebrating Spring With Annual Maifest This Weekend

Maifest is a German tradition dating back to the 10th century, when villagers would gather to celebrate the arrival of spring by planting flowers, playing music and games, and raising a “maipole” in the local square. The pole would be decorated with sausages, cakes, flowers, and ribbons, and villagers believed that dancing around it would…

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Leavenworth Celebrates 50 Years of Christmas Lighting Festival

The holiday season is in full swing, with a slew of festive events this weekend. One of them, an annual Leavenworth tradition the Christmas Lighting Festival, is celebrating its 50th year. Dan Langager chatted with Jarod Drozdowski at the Leavenworth Chamber to talk about the thousands of people and hundreds of thousands of lights in…

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