1. BBQ CONTEST: The two-day Leavenworth Hog Wild BBQ Contest begins Friday in downtown Leavenworth. The event will feature live entertainment, a barbecue contest, food vendors and games for children.

WHEN: 3-11 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday

WHERE: Parking lots at Second and Cherokee streets

COST: No admission fee

INFO: 913-682-3924


2. CITY MARKET: A wide assortment of items will be for sale at the Leavenworth City Market. The event is held on the second Saturday of the month from May through October.

WHEN: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday

WHERE: Haymarket Square, Cherokee and Seventh streets

COST: Prices vary

INFO: 913-682-3924


3. JOHNNY CASH TRIBUTE: Bill Forness will perform in the Johnny Cash Patriotic Tribute. Reservations are required for the dinner and show.

WHEN: 6:30-9:30 p.m. Saturday

WHERE: Heritage Center, 109 Delaware St.

COST: $25 for dinner and show, $15 for show only

INFO: 913-682-2122


4. PICKING SUNDAYS: Come out and help bring in the grape harvest, then enjoy lunch at the winery.

WHEN: 8 a.m. Sunday

WHERE: Holy-Field Winery, 18807 158th St., Basehor

COST: Free

INFO: 913-724-9463


5. FINGERSTYLE GUITAR: Jerry Barlow will perform Celtic fingerstyle guitar music and focus on the immigration of the Irish to America.

WHEN: 2-3 p.m. Sunday

WHERE: Leavenworth Public Library, 417 Spruce St.

COST: Free

INFO: 913-682-5666