2019 Events

Leavenworth Main Street hosts several events throughout the year encouraging people to enjoy our historic downtown.

Alive After 5
First Thursday every month,  year round:
Jan. 3, Feb. 7, March 7, April 4, May 2, June 6, July 11 (2nd Thursday!) , Aug. 1, Sept. 5, Oct.3, Nov. 2, Dec. 6
Each month will have a dedicated theme and participating businesses will have goodies based on that theme. January is Chili & Soups, February is Chocolate, March is International Beers, April is Appetizers & Aperitifs, May is Cinco de Mayo, June is the Summer Wine Walk, July is Summer Cool Down, August is a Craft Beer Crawl, September is Hometown Welcome, October is a Who Dunnit? Mystery, November Turkey Trot, and  December is the Winter Wine Walk.  Each participating business will have a drink offering (alcoholic and non-alcoholic) and a 1-2 bite food offering complementing the theme. Essentially it is a walking Happy Hour. During June, July, August and September we have live music around town. We also offer a Frequent Fiver Card. For every 5 Alive After Five events you buy a ticket for in a 12 month period, you receive the 6th ticket on Main Street! There is a $15 fee to participate.  You MUST be 21 years old to buy a ticket and participate in International Beer Fest (March), the Summer Wine Walk (June), the Craft Beer Crawl (August) and the Winter Wine Walk (December.)

You can buy your tickets online at the “Upcoming Events” tab, one week in advance. Ticket pick up info is posted on the site.

Check the Alive After 5 Facebook page for more information.

3rd Annual First City Tea
April-Date 27 April- J.W. Crancers
2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Silent Auction begins at 1:oo p.m.
Tickets are $20 a person and can be purchased by contacting Leavenworth Main Street at 913-682-3924.
Proceeds to support the historic preservation and economic development efforts of the Leavenworth Main Street Program.

Leavenworth City Market
Second Saturdays May through October: May 11, June 8, July 11, Aug.10 , Sept. 5 & Oct. 12
8 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Haymarket Square, 7th and Cherokee
Come on down to browse and shop for a variety of great stuff! Vendor applications can be submitted @ 416 Cherokee in the Main Street office. The City Market is a Rain or Shine event.

Build a Bouquet
Saturday, May 11
10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at participating shops
An interactive day with merchants that results in a beautiful floral arrangement for Mom. The cost is $5 to participate.

Free Outdoor Summer Concert Series
Saturdays: June 8, July 13, August 10: 7 to 10 p.m.
Haymarket Square, 7th & Cherokee
Food, beer and beverages for purchase. No coolers allowed, please.

July: Band: Southern Reign   Food: Ten Penny

August: RetroActive    Food:TBD

Historic Downtown Leavenworth Loft Tour
Saturday: June 8, 10am-4pm
Have you ever wondered what was up there on the second floor of your favorite shop? Now is the time to check out our Historic Downtown Loft Tour. 10 beautiful lofts available for you to walk around and see how the downtown set lives! Tickets are available at the Leavenworth Main Street Office beginning May 27. $15

Sidewalk Sales
July 11-13: 10 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Cherokee, Delaware, and Shawnee streets
The biggest sales of the year, Broadway to the river.  Look for tables outside in front of your favorite shops! With so many great shops participating hard to keep a fair list updated! If you have a favorite shop call and find out if they are participating!

Christmas in July! 
July 27
Participating businesses offering fun mid year specials! And Leavenworth Main Street is giving away $1000! for every $20 you spend at a participating business receive a ticket toward the drawing! 10- $100 Bundles of Main Street Bucks.

Safe Trick or Treat
Saturday, October 26: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Trick-or-treat at participating downtown businesses.

Veterans Day VIP Reception
Monday, November 11: immediately following the Leavenworth Veterans Day Parade
Join us for refreshments in honor of our Veterans, lower level of Exchange National Bank, 630 Delaware

Holiday Open House and Downtown Holiday Lighting and Wreath Judging
Saturday, Nov. 2: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Kick off the holiday shopping season with special activities that capture the Christmas spirit! The first 200 customers can collect ornaments at participating stores. No participation fee.

Annual Banquet & Meeting
Thursday, Nov. 21: 5:30-8 p.m. Location TBD

Small Business Saturday/Shop Small Saturday or The Miracle on Main Street
Saturday, Nov. 30
Support local businesses by shopping small on Small Business Saturday. Participating businesses will have specials and giveaways! And, Leavenworth Main Street is giving 10- $100 bundles of Main Street bucks away! For every $25 you spend at participating businesses receive a ticket toward the drawing!