There are so many reasons to visit the west coast. And, we’re not just talking about the beachy shorelines of California. Winter is a beautiful thing to view in Washington and Leavenworth loves winter. The town has filled its calendar with fun activities for everyone to participate in during its annual Bavarian IceFest. Schedule yourself in for Martin Luther King Jr. weekend. If you’ve never experienced the snow, or a west coast winter, you’ll be in for a pleasant surprise. Staying at Obertal Inn just puts you closer to all the fun. Find your cheap flight, or embark on a road trip to Leavenworth.

Snowmobiles and More because Leavenworth Loves Winter What is there not to do on this weekend? Each year, during MLK Jr. weekend, Leavenworth celebrates the winter season with IceFest. Don’t worry if you missed the lights during Christmas, because the town in still sprinkled with over a half a million twinkling lights. Some of the games include Frisbee Sweep, Ice Cube Scramble, Smooshing and many more that you can get familiar with. View the ice sculptures as well as live ice carving while you’re walking around. There will also be a snowmobile sled pull that everyone can enjoy. Be sure to pack accordingly!

The Fun Continues On Sunday, the fun in Leavenworth continues. Enjoy activities at Stevens Pass Grom Playground. Then, watch the Snowshoe demo day at 10 in the morning. Make sure the keep the energy up, though! The fireworks will start at 6 pm and you don’t want to miss those.

Timbrrr! Winter Music Festival From January 25-26, you can also enjoy live music at our annual Timbrrr Fest. Enjoy the two-night outdoor music fest with many great artists. You’ll want to make it a tradition!

Notably, President’s Day weekend falls right around Valentine’s Day. So, take the couple days off and enjoy the weekend with your special someone in the intimate town of Leavenworth.

In our little sanctuary of the world, we have so much going on. So, if you’ve never visited, we encourage you to stay a night. Even if IceFest isn’t your cup of tea, the town itself is a great experience. Visit a local coffee shop. Or, walk around and enjoy the architecture of the town. There’s so much to take in.

Visit us in Leavenworth and stay comfortably at Obertal Inn.