2018 Leavenworth Main Street 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. 4, Feb. 1, March 1, April 5, May 3, June 7, July 5, Aug. 2, Sept. 6, Oct.4, Nov. 1, 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 Beer Crawl, 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.


First City Tea
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 12 , June 9, July 14, Aug. 11, Sept. 8  & Oct. 13
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 12
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 9, July 14, August 11: 7 to 10 p.m.
Haymarket Square, 7th & Cherokee
Food, beer and beverages for purchase. No coolers allowed, please.

Sidewalk Sales
July 12-14 : 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. 7-8
Request a team entry form by contacting Leavenworth Main Street at 913-682-3924 or by email asstdirector@leavenworthmainstreet.com.

Black Tie Gala
October~ 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.

Safe Trick or Treat
Saturday, October 27: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Trick-or-treat at participating downtown businesses.

Veterans Day VIP Reception
Monday, November 12: 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. 3: 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
Date TBD

Small Business Saturday/Shop Small Saturday
Saturday, Nov. 24
Support local businesses by shopping small on Small Business Saturday. Participating businesses will have specials and giveaways!