From specialty shops to fine dining, Old Town Pocatello is a magnet for people looking for a unique experience. Clothing, antiques, housewares, sporting goods, art galleries and other stores make Historic Old Town a destination for shoppers. Places to eat, serving everything from subs to fine international dishes, stand side-by-side with bars, coffee shops and bakeries. For those who want to be pampered, there are day spas, beauty salons and candy treats to ease the hustle-and-bustle of 21st century life. Banks, architects, lawyers, accountants, and doctors round-out Old Town's business community. All this amongst the beautiful historic buildings that speak of the past and create the perfect ambience for a unique experience.
There is always something happening in Old Town Pocatello! The Summer months feature Revive @ 5 free weekly concerts every Wednesday and the Portneuf Valley Farmers Market every Wednesday and Saturday. We host First Friday Art Walk on the first Friday of every month, all year long, from 5-8pm. Along with the everyday excitement of shopping in our beautiful shops and dining in the variety of our international restaurants, there's also special events, parades and activities for the entire family. Come experience the charm of Old Town Pocatello and see what you've been missing.
As the weather begins to warm, it’s a great time to get out and enjoy your downtown. Come spend the day. Visit the Museum of Clean, enjoy a wonderful meal and get out and do some walking. We have a walking tour guide available for your convenience. Just click and print below. Do some shopping along the way. You never know what treasures you will find in the historic heart of Pocatello.
Portneuf Valley Farmers Market Vendors Meeting Announced!
The Portneuf Valley Farmers Market will open their season on Saturday May 7, at 9am. In preparation for another successful summer, the Market Board of Directors will host a vendors meeting on Saturday April 23, beginning at 11am in the conference room on the second floor of the Newberry Building, 160 N. Main St. All vendors, both returning and those interested in becoming a vendor at this year’s Market are invited to attend. Vendor applications and information is also available now at www.pvfm.info.
Registration is now open for the 4th Annual Urban Invasion Obstacle Challenge coming to Old Town on Saturday, April 30. Register to compete as SEICAA and Old Town Pocatello host this four person race sponsored by ERA The Brokerage and Guild Mortgage. Grab your three most adventure seeking friends and register your team to race your way through Old Town. Along the course you will encounter 20 crazy obstacles built by local businesses and organizations. Test your mettle against other invasive runners and win great prizes and bragging rights. Registration discounts are now available. Visit www.pokyurbaninvasion.com for details and for registration. Don’t wait, we can only accept 100 teams.
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420 N Main St
Pocatello, ID 83204
4th Annual Urban Invasion Obstacle Challenge, Saturday April 30! The 5k run featuring 20 obstacles along the way returns to Old Town on Saturday, April 30. Click here to register your four person team today! Click here to learn more about the Urban Invasion.
First Friday Art Walk, May 6! Come enjoy an evening of art, music, fashion, food and more from 5-8pm in locations throughout Old Town. Admission is free and so is the parking.
Portneuf Valley Farmers Market Opening Day, Saturday May 7!
Just in time for Mother's Day and spring planting, the Portneuf Valley Farmers Market will open for the season on Saturday May 7th at 9am. The Market will be open every Saturday from 9am to 1pm through October 29th. The Wednesday Market will open on May 25th and be open every Wednesday through August 31st from 5pm to 8pm.
Second Chance Saturday, May 7! If you can’t make it to First Friday Art Walk, we get it. Life gets busy so we’ve added another chance to experience our downtown art community and it’s called Second Chance Saturday! Many of the locations that host artists for First Friday Art Walk will continue their monthly art celebration the Saturday following First Friday Art Walk. During regular business hours enjoy the art stroll complete with some artists on hand and refreshments along the way.
Bannock Civitan Revive @ 5 Begins Wednesday, May 25!
Plan now to spend Wednesdays from 5-8pm in Old Town Pocatello enjoying live music, great food and family fun as Revive @ 5 returns for another summer. The band schedule will be available soon.
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