Local Events from January 16 to 20, 2024
Welcome to an action-packed week in NCW! From live music and art exhibitions to thrilling sports events, there's something for everyone. Get ready to dive into the vibrant culture and excitement that defines North Central Wonderland!
Wenatchee Wild Hockey Game
Tue, Jan 16, 2024 6:00pm - 8:30pm
Town Toyota Center
Get ready for an adrenaline-packed showdown as the Wenatchee Wild face off against the formidable Kamloops Blazers this week. Hockey enthusiasts are in for a treat as these two powerhouse teams clash on the ice, promising a game filled with skillful plays, intense competition, and the electrifying energy that only live sports can deliver. Don't miss the chance to witness the drama unfold as these two titans of the ice go head-to-head in a battle for supremacy!
Wine Down Wednesday: Hans Hessburg
Wed, Jan 17, 2024 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Dive into the dynamic world of Hans Hessburg, a versatile artist who not only captivates audiences with his vocal prowess but also showcases his exceptional skills as a bass guitarist and backup vocalist for the band Dragged Under. Experience the magic of Hans's beautiful rock stylings in an intimate setting as he takes the stage in the barrel room, known for its fantastic acoustics that enhance every note.
For a more relaxed ambiance, opt for conversational seating on the enclosed patio, where you can soak in the music while enjoying the outdoors. To ensure the perfect experience, reserve your table or treat yourself to a charcuterie board by texting 509.215.0080. Be sure to specify your preference for either the barrel room or patio seating. Join Hans on this musical journey, where every strum and melody promises an unforgettable evening. Check out the captivating performance and secure your spot for a night of harmonious delight! For a sneak peek, visit https://www.facebook.com/hans.hessburg/videos.
Science on Tap with McLain Johnson
Thu, Jan 18, 2024 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join Wenatchee River Institute for Science On Tap! This free and casual event is your chance to socialize and explore intriguing science topics. No prior science knowledge required! Starting at 7pm, our speaker, McLain Johnson, a Fish Biologist for the Okanogan-Wenatchee National Forest, will delve into recent aquatic restoration projects in the Wenatchee River Subbasin. Discover the planning, development, and implementation of these projects, and join the group discussion afterward.
Arrive early, grab a drink, and secure your seat for an evening of insightful exploration. See you there!
Guns & Hoses - Wenatchee Wild Hockey Game
Sat, Jan 20, 2024 7:00pm - 9:30pm
Town Toyota Center
Get ready for the much-anticipated return of Guns & Hoses! Join us as the Wenatchee Wild face off against the Spokane Chiefs at Starr Ranch. To add to the excitement, there will be a thrilling youth jersey giveaway, making this game an event you won't want to miss. Cheer for your team and enjoy the electrifying atmosphere as hockey action unfolds on the ice.
Grab your tickets now for a night of intense competition and unforgettable moments!
Cookie Decorating Class
Tuesday, Jan 16, 2024 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Rocky Pond Winery Tasting Room
All ages welcome! Join us to learn cookie decorating from the pros at Sugar Momma’s Sweets. Decorate and take home your delicious creations while enjoying a selection of wine, charcuterie, snacks, or non-alcoholic beverages. A delightful experience for everyone!
Star Wars: Empire Strikes Back Screening
Thursday, January 18, 2024 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cascade High School
Experience the epic "Star Wars - The Empire Strikes Back" on the big screen at Cascade High School Auditorium this Thursday, January 18, from 6-8 pm. Doors open at 5:30 PM, and refreshments will be available. Grab your tickets for $7, knowing that all proceeds will support the Icicle River Middle School Technology Student Association (TSA) Club's trip to the Washington State TSA Competition.
Don't miss this cinematic journey for a great cause!
28th Annual Upper Valley Empty Bowls Celebration: Glazing Days
Friday, January 19, 2024 | 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Sleeping Lady Mountain Resort
Don't miss the Upper Valley Empty Bowls Festival—an annual fundraiser supporting the Upper Valley MEND's Community Cupboard and local youth through art grants. Join us in the Woodpecker Room at Sleeping Lady to glaze bowls for a good cause! Be part of this grassroots movement combating hunger in our community.
Chicks on Sticks (Not Just Chicks)
Saturday, January 20, 2024 | 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Leavenworth National Fish Hatchery
Join us for a day of fun and fundraising for cancer support!
This event is open to everyone, and we invite you to participate in skating, classic skiing, or snowshoeing through Barb’s Loop at the Icicle River Trails. In memory of Barb Kelly, a portion of the proceeds will benefit the Wellness Place, offering free resources to those affected by cancer in Chelan, Douglas, Grant, and Okanogan counties. Afterward, join us for an informal gathering at Icicle Brewing Company from 1 pm to 4 pm. Spectators are welcome!
For registration and more information, visit: https://skileavenworth.com/events/not-just-chicks-sticks-2024
Bootcamp at The Barn
Wednesday, January 17, 2024 | 9:30 am to 10:30 am
The Barn Fitness Center
Transform your fitness journey with our high-intensity interval program, meticulously crafted for maximum results and variety. Our Bootcamp at the gym is tailored to build strength and fitness, blending high-powered functional movements with strength training, gymnastics, and full-body cardio.
What to Bring:
- Water bottle
- (2) Bathrooms
- (2) Showers
- Cold-Plunge Pool
Whether you're a guest in Lake Chelan or a local, we offer flexible options:
- Day & Week Passes for visitors
- Monthly Memberships and Punch Cards for locals
Note: Passes and punch cards have expiration periods and cannot be shared. Join us for a transformative fitness experience!
Gnocchi Making Class at Rocky Pond
Wednesday, January 18, 2024 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Rocky Pond Chelan
Embrace the art of gnocchi making in our exciting class with Milestone Executive Chef Doug Setniker on Thursday, 1/18, from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm. For $95, immerse yourself in the world of gnocchi with all supplies provided, accompanied by a glass of our estate-grown wine. Take home a memorable gift for your next gnocchi-making adventure and savor the delight of enjoying your creations with a house-made sauce.
Limited spots available, so secure yours today for an unforgettable culinary experience!
A Magical Visit with Winter Fairies for Kids During Winterfest
Friday, January 19, 2024 | 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
CR Sandidge Wines
Experience the enchantment of Winterfest in Manson on January 19th & 20th from 4 pm to 7 pm as you visit with the Winter Fairies! Discover the magic in front of C.R. Sandidge Wines, where the fairies will have a charming cart filled with glow sticks, necklaces, and glow wands to share with everyone.
This delightful family-friendly activity is brought to you by Lake Chelan Wine Blog. Join us for a whimsical encounter with the Winter Fairies and add a touch of sparkle to your Winterfest experience!