Christmas time in Leavenworth, WA is famous world wide. Snowy mountains, holiday shopping and the Nutcracker Museum. Yep...an entire museum of classic nutcrackers. The Leavenworth Reindeer Farm is where Santa keeps his sleigh-runners in the off season and the sounds of Christmas abound with the best high school and professional choirs in the Northwest. There's even sledding, tubing and ski-jumping! How about a ride on a horse-drawn sleigh? Yes, you will dash through the snow and hear actual jingle bells. Click on the link below for the 12 reasons you must experience the Leavenworth Christmas Lighting Festival and some really beautiful pictures of what it's all about.