Guide to Wenatchee River Salmon Festival
Bring your family and friends to Leavenworth, and learn about one of the most fascinating creatures on earth, the salmon! This 21st Annual Salmon Festival will be one to remember with new activities, live animals, and fun filled entertainment September 20 – 23.
Connect your family to nature in a fun and entertaining way at this 4-day festival, celebrating the return of the salmon to the Wenatchee River. Soak up the beauty under a canopy of beautiful fall colors and evergreens. Enjoy learning about Washington’s natural resources and incredible environment! The festival is held each year on the grounds of the Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery, located at the mouth of the scenic Icicle Canyon.
The Salmon Festival is fun for all ages, and admission and activities are FREE.
Your kids will enjoy entertainment from L-Bow the Clown, Reptile Man, and a new addition to the Native American Village – a Long Tent in the Plateau Native tradition. Great food and outdoor recreation too! Come and take part in the many inter-generational hands-on activities, interactive exhibits, wildlife “edu-tainment”, live music, chalk art and more.
For more information, visit the website at http://www.salmonfest.org.
The Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery is located at:
12790 Fish Hatchery Rd.
Leavenworth, WA 98826