1. DOWNTOWN SHOPPING: Downtown Leavenworth will be the place to be for shopping at the Autumn in the Downtown event. Participating merchants will have balloons on their storefronts. There will be special deals, giveaways, artists, snacks and more.

WHEN: Friday, Saturday and Sunday all day

WHERE: Downtown Leavenworth

COST: Prices vary

INFO: 913-682-7724


2. CITYWIDE GARAGE SALE: The city of Lansing will host its annual Citywide Garage Sale Friday and Saturday. Check out where the garage sales are happening at www.lansing.ks.us

WHEN: Day hours Saturday and Sunday

WHERE: Lansing

COST: Prices vary

INFO: 913-727-5488


3. FARMERS MARKET: Check out all of the local produce and handmade goods at the Leavenworth Farmers Market.

WHEN: 7 a.m. to noon Saturday

WHERE: Haymarket Square, 7th and Cherokee streets

COST: Prices vary

INFO: freshtoyou@leavenworthfarmersmarket.com


4. BBQ COOKOUT CHALLENGE: Come out and get some tasty barbecue at the St. James CME Church’s BBQ Cookoff Challenge. Prep and cooking will be in the morning. Lunch will be available from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

WHEN: 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday

WHERE: St. James CME Church, 621 Pennsylvania St.

COST: $10 for barbecue and fried chicken plates

INFO: 913-306-7707


5. FUNDRAISER: A Zumba fundraiser will be held to benefit the Leavenworth Animal Welfare Society. The event is free but donations will be accepted.

WHEN: 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

WHERE: Genesis Health Club, 2924 S. 4th St.

COST: Free

INFO: 913-651-3400