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What to do around Wenatchee in July

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NCW Blues Jam, Mondays, 7 – 10 p.m.  Riverside Pub. 

Wednesday night live music, every Wednesday through Labor Day. 4 – 6 p.m. on the concourse. Pybus Public Market. Info: pybuspublicmarket.org.

Shrub-Steppe Poetry Podium, every last Wednesday, 4:30 – 5:30 p.m. A free, public, poetry-only reading. Read your own poems or the work of a favorite poet. Collapse Gallery, 115 S Wenatchee Ave. Info: sfblair61@gmail.com.

Chelan Thursday Evening Farmers Market, 2 – 6 p.m. through October. Fresh locally grown produce and local artisans. Fun for the whole family. Riverwalk Park, Chelan. Cost: free. Info: lakechelan.com.

Leavenworth Farmers Market, Thursdays, 4 – 8 p.m. 303 Evans parking lot.

Quincy Farmers Market, first and third Saturday through September, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Downtown Quincy, B Street.

Wenatchee Valley Farmers market, 8 – 1 p.m. Every Saturday May through October. West parking lot at Pybus Public Market. 

Evening Alphorn Serenade, every Saturday, 7 – 7:30 p.m.  Front Street Park Gazebo. 

Greater Leavenworth Museum Historic Walking tours every second and fourth Saturdays through October. Walk begins at the Lion’s Club Park at 10 a.m. Tours last 1-2 hours and cover roughly 2 miles on city sidewalks and trails. Masks required. Tours on the second Saturdays will be the railroad/mill walk. The tours on the fourth Saturdays will be the town walk. Cost: $5. Info: 548-0728 or leavenworthmuseum.org.

Two Rivers Gallery: All of July. A new show begins with featured artist Jill Timm. Jill is a graphic artist of many talents. Her show includes serigraphs, original miniature artist books and more. Show includes many new artworks including the four winners of the Plein Air Paint Out of events from the Washington State Apple Blossom celebration that has returned to Wenatchee this year. Two Rivers Gallery. Cost: free. Info: 2rivedrsgallery.org.

Village Art in the park, 7/1, 2, 3, 4, 8, 9, 10, 11, 15, 16, 17, 18, 22, 23, 24, 25, 29, 30, 31, 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. A vibrant outdoor art market in downtown Leavenworth. 

Guided Nature Walks, 7/1, 2, 4 – 6 p.m. Join the Wenatchee River Institute for a two-hour, guided nature walk through Waterfront Park. Learn about local plants and animals, geology, the p’squosa (Wenatchi) people and the history of Leavenworth. Must register. Cost: $18, free for kids 5 and under. Info: wenatcheeriverinstitute.org.

Live at Tipsy Canyon Winery: Full Vinyl Jacket, 7/1, 6 – 9 p.m. Grab your picnic blankets and enjoy an evening of live music with great views and even better wine. Tipsy Canyon Winery. Cost: free. Info: tipsycanyon.com.

Ron Fowler, 7/2, 6 – 8 p.m. Live music on the concourse. Pybus Public Market. Cost: free. Info: pybuspublicmarket.org.

Icicle Creek Chamber Music Festival, 7/2, 3, 7, 9, 10, 15, 16, 17, 23, 24, 7 – 8 p.m. Info: icicle.org.

Siren Song Farm’s Summer Concert Series: Justin Young Band, 7/2, 7 – 8 p.m. Bring your picnic, blanket, or lawn chair, and enjoy our beautiful natural amphitheater. Siren Song Farms. Cost: $25 includes a complimentary welcome glass of wine. Info: sirensongwines.com.

Wenatchee Riverfront Railway, 7/3, 7, 31, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Home of the Nile Saunders Orchard mini train. If over 90 degrees trains will not run. Wenatchee Riverfront Park. Cost: $2. Info: facebook.com/thewenatcheeriverfrontrailway.

Even Keel Roadhouse: Dan Quigly, 7/3, 6 – 9 p.m. Live music from local Lake Chelan, Dan Quigly. Even Keel Roadhouse. Cost: free. Info: evenkeelroadhouse.com.

Alpenfolk Bavarian Music, 7/3, 4, 17, 18, 24, 25, 5 – 9 p.m. on Saturdays and 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. on Sundays. Live authentic music, singing, and yodeling. Front Street Gazebo, Leavenworth. Cost: free.

River Run on the Fourth, 7/4. 10, and 5k. Apple Capital Loop Trail, Pybus Public Market.

Chelan Summer Concert Series, through Sept 5, featuring live music every first and third Sunday from 6 – 8 p.m. in the Riverwalk Pavilion along the shores of Lake Chelan. Free. Music includes: 

July 4: Dimestore Prophets

July 18: Fort Vine

August 1: Deseo Carmin

Aug. 15: The Kevin Jones Band

Sept 5: TBA

Live at Tipsy Canyon Winery: Vertigo Zoo, 7/8, 6 – 9 p.m. Grab your picnic blankets and enjoy an evening of live music with great views and even better wine. Tipsy Canyon Winery. Cost: free. Info: tipsycanyon.com.

Lake Chelan Boating club poker run, 7/9, 6 – 10 p.m. Halloween in July is ON! Registration and Participants’ Boat Show on streets of Manson.

Lake Chelan Boating Club poker run, 7/10, 8 a.m. breakfast, 10:30 a.m. drivers’ meeting, 11:30 a.m. Boats flag start. This is not a race but a fun ride up the lake from Manson to five locations on the lake to pick up sealed cards for your poker hands. 4 p.m. poker cards from the run are due at the clubhouse, 6:30 – 9:30 dinner, costume contest and awards at the grounds of Lake Chelan Boating Club. Info: lcboatingclub.com.

Rylei Franks, 7/9, 6 – 8 p.m. Live music on the concourse. Pybus Public Market. Cost: free. Info: pybuspublicmarket.org.

The Sound of Music, 7/9, 10, 15, 16, 17, 22, 23, 24, 29, 30, 21, 8/5, 6, 7, 12, 13, 14, 19, 20, 21, 8 p.m. Live musical story of Maria and the von Trapp Family. Leavenworth Ski Hill Amphitheater. Info: leavenworthsummertheater.org.

Tomfoolery Game days, 7/10, 11, 24, 25, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Board game fun like: Clue, Sorry, Uno and more. Wenatchee Valley Museum and Cultural Center. Info: wenatcheevalleymuseum.org.

Lake Chelan Bach fest, 7/10 – 17. Celebrating its 40th Anniversary with classical, jazz and pop concerts at the Riverwalk Park Pavilion and area wineries in Chelan and Manson. Live concerts feature Artists-in-Residence, Tango Cowboys and the Festival String Quartet. Virtual offerings include a Young Musicians’ Recital, Vocal Soloists and Hansel and Gretel for children of all ages. Admission to all concerts is by donation. Festival schedule at: bachfest.org.

Lions Club Breakfast, 7/10 and 7/24, 7 – 11 a.m. Lions Club Park, Leavenworth. 

Intro to Beekeeping Workshop, 7/10, 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Join local beekeeper Walt Kursave for an introduction to beekeeping. Learn about the basics of beekeeping, advantages of local honey and how to tell if honey has been altered (cut with syrups), medicinal properties of pollen, bees wax, propolis and bee venom. Wenatchee River Institute. Must register: wenatcheeriverinstitute.org.

Siren Song Farm’s Summer Concert Series: Elvis, 7/11, 3 – 5 p.m. Bring your picnic, blanket, or lawn chair, and enjoy our beautiful natural amphitheater. Siren Song Farms. Cost: $25 includes a complimentary welcome glass of wine. Info: sirensongwines.com.

Scouting for butterflies, 7/15, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. Join David Droppers trekking through the trails of Mountain Home Road in search of summer butterflies. Learn what makes each species unique and how Lepidopterists study them. Will use catch and release method to observe them up close. Bring your camera. Walking maximum of 3.2 miles with 800 feet elevation gain. Wenatchee River Institute. Cost: pay what you can. Info: wenatcheeriverinstitute.org.

Live at Tipsy Canyon Winery: End of the Line, 7/15, 6 – 9 p.m. Grab your picnic blankets and enjoy an evening of live music with great views and even better wine. Tipsy Canyon Winery. Cost: free. Info: tipsycanyon.com.

Plaza Days, 7/16, 17, all day. Methow Street in Wenatchee will be turned into a gathering place with activities and food from Yakima Street to Orondo Ave. 

East St Men’s Choir, 7/16, 6 – 8 p.m. Live music on the concourse. Pybus Public Market. Cost: free. Info: pybuspublicmarket.org.

Lake Chelan Pro Rodeo, 7/16, 17, 7:30 – 11 p.m. The largest and oldest professional rodeo association and the recognized leader in Pro Rodeo. This means the bronc riders will be tougher, the bulls will be wilder and the entertainment value will be out of this world. A crowd favorite will be the McMillan Family Trick Riders. Chelan Rustlers Saddle Club, 1099 N Bradley St in Chelan. Cost: $13-$20. Info: chelansaddleclub.org.

Corvette Club Show, 7/17, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Wenatchee Convention Center. 

Board Game creation, 7/17, 18, 11 – 3 p.m. Create your own board games, materials provided. Wenatchee Valley Museum and Cultural Center. Info: wenatacheevalleymuseum.org.

Adaptive cycling, 7/17, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. A free community event for ages 5 to 105. Bikes include handcycles, trikes and more. East side of Pybus Public Market. Cost: free. Info: pybuspublicmarket.org.

Apple Cup Open Golf Tournament, 7/17, 18. Golfers will compete in 2-player teams and the format is Best Ball competition on Saturday and Combined Score on Sunday. Tournament includes Side Games, Closest to the Pin contest, a Horse Race and Gross and Net payouts. There will be up to three Net Divisions based on handicaps. Tournament proceeds help support High School Golf Student Scholarships and the Boy’s and Girl’s Golf Teams at Chelan High School. Lake Chelan Men’s Golf Club at Lake Chelan Golf Course. Cost: $250. Info: chleangolfclub.com.

Siren Song Farm’s Summer Concert Series: Dmitri Matheny, 7/18, 3 – 5 p.m. Bring your picnic, blanket, or lawn chair, and enjoy our beautiful natural amphitheater. Siren Song Farms. Cost: $25 includes a complimentary welcome glass of wine. Info: sirensongwines.com.

Lake Chelan Lavender Art Festival, 7/23, 24, 25. Artist exhibits, workshops, food and wine, live music, auction and more. Siren Song Farms. Cost: $20. Info: chelanlavenderart.com.

Just US, 7/23, 6 – 8 p.m. Live music on the concourse. Pybus Public Market. Cost: free. Info: pybuspublicmarket.org.

Siren Song Farm’s Summer Concert Series: Cascadia Groove, 7/25, 3 – 5 p.m. Bring your picnic, blanket, or lawn chair, and enjoy our beautiful natural amphitheater. Siren Song Farms. Cost: $25 includes a complimentary welcome glass of wine. Info: sirensongwines.com.

Hapa zome: a natural dye and printing technique, 7/28, 4:30 – 6 p.m. Learn how to transfer color from flowers and leaves onto cloth to create unique and colorful designs. Class begins with a nature walk down on the trails following the Wenatchee River to collect plant material to create designs with. Brittany from The Plant Ally, will also provide other plant materials to use. Wenatchee River Institute. Cost: $30. Info: wenatcheeriverinstitute.org.

Live at Tipsy Canyon Winery: Older and Wiser, 7/29, 6 – 9 p.m. Grab your picnic blankets and enjoy an evening of live music with great views and even better wine. Tipsy Canyon Winery. Cost: free. Info: tipsycanyon.com.

Basket Weaving workshop, 7/31, 8/1, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Workshop taught by two local p’squosa  (Wenatchi) band members, Julie Edwards and Bernadine Phillips. Wenatchee River Institute. Cost: $60 per day. Must register: wenatcheeriverinstitute.org.

Drop-in makerspace: junk bots, 7/21, 8/1, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. Create a vibrating and moving junk bot using everyday junk or items in your recycle bin. Wenatchee Valley Museum and Cultural Center. Info: wenatcheevalleymuseum.org.

Erin McNamee, 7/30, 6 – 8 p.m. Live music on the concourse. Pybus Public Market. Cost: free. Info: pybuspublicmarket.org.

Peshastin Library ice cream social, 7/31, 7 – 9 p.m. Enjoy a slice of pie or cake for $3, scoop of ice cream for $1 on the library lawn at 8396 Main Street in Peshastin. The Saddle Rockers will be performing throughout the evening. Adults and kids can browse the used book sale. There will be a Cake Spin and a few carnival games for the youngsters. Info: 548-5043. 

Cascade Medical Foundation’s 25th Annual Garden and Art Tour, 8/7, noon to 5 p.m. Ten diverse gardens and artwork by 12 local artists. Stroll through gardens at your own pace. Wine tastings and a coffee cart too. Various locations around Leavenworth. Cost: $20. Fund raiser for ambulance safety equipment. Info: cascademedicalfoundation.org/fundraisers/home-and-garden.

Golf Tournament plus dinner, 8/5, 12:30  p.m. Modified Shotgun start, 5 p.m. dinner. A dual event that features a golf tournament, buffet dinner, no-host bar, live music, networking and more. Take a shot at a hole as we raise money for STEM Scholarship. Highlander Golf Course. NCW Tech Alliance. Info: gwata.org or 509 760-2007.

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