Your Ultimate Guide to the Best Spring Events in Leavenworth, WA

Spring is a wonderful time to visit Leavenworth, WA. The sun is shining, the weather is perfect for enjoying outdoor activities, and there is no shortage of exciting spring festivals to enjoy. From Maifest and Taste of Leavenworth to Bird Fest and Ale Fest, there are so many ways to celebrate the season. Read on to learn about the best spring events in Leavenworth, WA. Then, start planning your getaway!

For even more recommendations about spring events in Leavenworth, WA be sure to access our complimentary Vacation Guide. It’s full of suggestions about the best annual festivals, events, and current happenings in our Bavarian village. Planning the perfect vacation has never been easier! 


5 of the Best Spring Events in Leavenworth, WA

1. Maifest

When it comes to Leavenworth events, Maifest should be at the top of your list. This annual festival features incredible live music, traditional maypole dancing, and arts and crafts. It’s a wonderful way to welcome the spring season in our beautiful Bavarian village. Mark your calendar now for May 8 – 10 and come celebrate with us!

2. Taste of Leavenworth

April is the tastiest time of year in Leavenworth, WA. That’s because it marks the return of Spring Sensations and the popular Taste of Leavenworth festival! Enjoy a variety of pear-inspired dishes during this culinary crawl through town. During the festival, you can expect to indulge in a variety of sweets and refreshments, such as pear cider, pulled pork and pear chutney, pear sausage, pear wine and more! Try to save room for dessert.

3. Bird Fest

Calling all nature-lovers! The Leavenworth Bird Fest is happening May 14 – 17, and this is one event you won’t want to miss. Bring your binoculars and get ready to see a variety of bird species as they migrate during the peak of Leavenworth’s wildflower season. In addition to bird-watching, the festival includes concerts, art exhibitions, Sip and Paint classes and much more. Don’t miss out!

4. Ale Fest

One of our favorite spring events in Leavenworth, WA, is the annual Ale Fest. Attend this spring festival to sample some of the best regional brews, enjoy great live music, and sample delicious cuisine. It promises to be one “ale of a party” so start making plans to attend now!

5. Rockfest

If you’re visiting Leavenworth this spring, you’ll definitely want to attend Rockfest! Washington State’s largest rock climbing festival will be held at the Snowy Owl Theatre May 2 – 3. With amazing food, music, educational speakers, and of course, rock climbing, this event is sure to get your adrenaline pumping!

Book Your Stay at Pine River Ranch

Now that you know about the best local spring events, it’s time to start planning your getaway! If you’re looking for accommodations in the area, we invite you to book your stay at Pine River Ranch. Unlike generic Leavenworth, WA, hotels, our rustic bed and breakfast offers a unique lodging experience that you won’t find elsewhere. 

Each of our cozy suites are designed with your ultimate comfort in mind. Many of them feature amenities such as pine log beds, real rock fireplaces, jetted tubs, and private porches. During your stay, you’ll start off each day with a complimentary, piping-hot breakfast to send you on your way. After an exciting day of festivities, come enjoy a great night’s rest at Pine River Ranch. So, what are you waiting for? Check our availability and join us this spring! We can’t wait to welcome you!