2017 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. 5, Feb. 2, March 2, April 6, May 4, June 1, July 6, Aug. 3, Sept. 7, Oct.5, Nov. 2, Dec. 7
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 Craft Beer, 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 is Give Thanks, December is the Winter Wine Walk. There is a fee to participate. Check the Alive After 5 Facebook page for more information.

Mystery Event
Thursday, Feb. 2 at participating shops
10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Spend $20 at participating stores in downtown Leavenworth and receive a Mystery Envelope to their store redeemable in March, plus another one to redeem at a Mystery Store!

O’Rogers Irish Party
Saturday, March 4 at Stove Factory Event Space
By invitation only. Request an invitation 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.

First City Tea
Saturday, April 22 at June’s Northland
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 13, June 10, July 8, Aug. 12, Sept. 9 & Oct. 14
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 6
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 10, July 8, August 12: 7 to 10 p.m.
Haymarket Square, 7th & Cherokee
Food, beer and beverages for purchase. No coolers allowed, please.

Sidewalk Sales
July 6-8 : 10 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Cherokee, Delaware, and Shawnee streets
The biggest sales of the year, Broadway to the river.

Hog Wild West BBQ Contest
Tentative Date Sept. 8-9
Request a team entry form by contacting Leavenworth Main Street at 913-682-3924 or by email asstdirector@leavenworthmainstreet.com.

Black Tie Gala
Saturday, Sept. 30 : 5:30 p.m. Join us for an evening of fine dining, entertainment and dancing. Proceeds to support the historic preservation and economic development efforts of the Leavenworth Main Street Program. Reservations required.

Witch’s Day Out & Witch’s Ball
Saturday, October 14 Location TBD
For more information contact Leavenworth Main Street at 913-682-3924 or by email asstdirector@leavenworthmainstreet.com or check the event listing on Leavenworth Main Street Facebook.

Safe Trick or Treat
Saturday, October 28: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Trick-or-treat at participating downtown businesses.

Veterans Day VIP Reception
Saturday, 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. 4: 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. 16: 5:30-8 p.m. Location TBD. RSVP required.

Small Business Saturday/Shop Small Saturday
Saturday, Nov. 25
Support local businesses by shopping small on Small Business Saturday. Participating businesses will have specials and giveaways!