Mission Ridge Stargazing: 8 to 11 p.m. Friday
Catch a stellar show during North Central Regional Library's inaugural stargazing event. The library will provide telescopes, iPads and a guest speaker — novice astronomer Jack Day — to help guests explore the night sky and discover constellations. Stargazers are encouraged to bring camp chairs and blankets for seating. The event is free and open to the public. The bar in the Hampton Lodge will be open during the event. For more information, visit ncrl.org.
Wenatchee Pride 2019, Stonewall 50: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Lincoln Park
Celebrate a spectrum of love and identity during the 2019 Wenatchee Pride festival, marking the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising. The event will include food trucks, live music, vendors, a beer and wine garden, a bouncy house, lawn games and a youth area. Support and celebrate the local LGBTQIA+ community with a day of family-friendly and free community events. For more information, visit wenatcheepride.com.
Father’s Day Weekend Ale Trail: Noon to 5 p.m. Saturday in downtown Wenatchee
Treat your dad to some suds for Father's Day during the annual Wenatchee Ale Trail. Downtown businesses will host featured selections from breweries and cideries across the state including local and regional brews. Advance tickets are $20 and include eight tasting tokens and a signature Ale Trail glass. Ticket prices increase to $25 on the day of the event. For more information or to purchase tickets, call 662-2116 or visit wenatchee.org.
Dan Gemeinhart “The Remarkable Journey of Coyote Sunrise”: 6 p.m. Monday at Cashmere Library
Meet Washington Book Award-winner and Leavenworth local Dan Gemeinhart during the kick off of Cashmere Library's "One Book, One Community" summer reading program. Fans can check out a copy of his newest book — "The Remarkable Journey of Coyote Sunrise" — or buy a signed copy. For more information, call 782-3314 or visit ncrl.org.
Leavenworth International Accordion Celebration: June 20 to 23 in downtown Leavenworth
Explore the world of accordion music during the 2019 Leavenworth International Accordion Celebration. The annual festival brings world-class accordion players together for three days of events including workshops, competitions, performances, free lessons and a parade. This year's featured performers include Alex Meixner, Gary Blair, Jamie Maschler and En Canto, Spokane Accordion Ensemble, Northwest Accordionaires and Toby Hanson and the Jangles. Performances range from classical to jazz to folk music. For more information and a full schedule of events, visit accordioncelebration.org.