Projekt Bayern

Leavenworth, Washington, USA

Christkindlmarkt—Christmas Lighting Festival

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The Bavarian village of Leavenworth hosts an annual Christkindlmarkt on Thanksgiving weekend. In addition to craft and food booths, there are activities and crafts for children, a lantern parade, and letters to St. Nicholas. He also takes part in the Christmas Lighting Festival on the first three weekends in December.