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Leavenworth Lighting Festival

  • The Statue of George Washington (map)

Come with FIUTS to this beautiful lighting event at Leavenworth! It will be the most wonderful time of the year, when their quaint Bavarian town becomes a Village of Lights and holiday cheer abounds! 

You will see the arrival of Santa, costumed holiday characters in a march, high-caliber performances, including hand bell choirs, army band performances and more!

You will also find carolers strolling through town, the smell of roasted chestnuts filling the air, sledding in Front Street Park, a traditional Gluhwein Tent (selling hot spiced wine and cider) and more! 

Advanced sign-up begins on Tuesday, November 12th at FIUTS office (Schmitz 250)!

Date: Saturday, December 7th

Meeting Location & Time: George Washington Statue at 8:30 AM

Cost: $30 including transportation

Who: Students, FIUTS friends, scholar, community members - ALL ARE WELCOME!

What to bring: Money for food/drink/shopping, comfortable weather-appropriate clothes & shoes, government-issued ID (passport, States ID or U.S. driver license) if you're 21+ and want to purchase alcohol, camera

Earlier Event: December 6
Figgy Pudding Caroling Competition
Later Event: December 14
Snowflake Lane