Upcoming Events



First Friday Art Walk, March 4!

First Friday Art Walk takes place on the First Friday of each month, ALL Year Long
5:00 - 8:00pm

Old Town is alive with crowds of visitors on the first Friday of each month from 5-8pm.  Don't miss this opportunity to view and experience art by local artists as well as regional and national artists. The walk includes over twenty businesses, restaurants and galleries, some with art on display, some with the artist on hand and some providing a live demonstration. Refreshments are always available. You may also find live music along the way. All local residents and visitors are welcome. There is no charge to attend monthly Art Walks. Art Walk guides are available right here on this web site the Thursday before the walk.

Idaho Bridal Fair 2016 - March 5


Idaho's Premier Bridal Fair!

Saturday, March 5, 2016


Red Lion Hotel Pocatello

1555 Pocatello Creek Road


Idaho Bridal Fair 2016 will return to Pocatello on Saturday, March 5, 2016.  Beginning at 10am, the Red Lion Hotel Pocatello will showcase everything a bride and groom needs to plan the perfect wedding, honeymoon and future.  From florists to jewelers, and from caterers to entertainment, local businesses will display their products and services designed to help orchestrate the day you will treasure forever.  


Bride registration and vendor registration is NOW OPEN.  Click here for more information and to register www.idahobridalfair.com.

6th Annual Gate City Brewfest


Saturday, March 12, 2016


Various Locations Throughout Old Town


The 6th Annual Gate City Brewfest will be returning to Old Town Pocatello on Saturday, March 12. From 1pm to 6pm, sample 70+ handcrafted beers, enjoy great food and live entertainment at the Old Town restaurants, pubs and bars. Tickets are just $25 for a day full of unlimited pours and can be purchased now at www.gatecitybrewfest.com .  Don't miss this beer stroll through Old Town Pocatello!

4th Annual Urban Invasion Obstacle Challenge


Saturday, April 30

8am-Noon Competition & Prizes

Noon-3pm After Party, Live Music, Beverages (weather permitting)

Old Town Pavilion

420 N. Main St.


Pocatello's only 5K obstacle race will be returning to Old Town Pocatello on Saturday, April 30th.  Plan now to compete as SEICAA and Old Town Pocatello host this four person team race.  Grab your three most adventure seeking friends and register your team to compete your way through Old Town.  Along the course you'll encounter 20 crazy obstacles built by local businesses and organizations.  Test your mettle against other invasive runners and win great prizes and bragging rights.  

Portneuf Valley Farmers Market


Season Opening May 7

9:00am - 1:00pm

Old Town Pavilion
420 N. Main Street


The Market will be open every Saturday from 9am to 1pm through the end of October.  If you are interested in becoming a vendor at the market, please contact the Market Manager at 208-705-7333.


Revive @ 5 Free Summer Concerts


Every Wednesday, end of May to beginning of September

5:00pm - 8:00pm

Old Town Pavilion

420 N. Main Street


Hosted by the Bannock Civitan Club, Revive @ 5 is the place to be on Wednesday nights during the summer.  The event features a live band each week, a different featured restaurant each week, cold beverages, the Wednesday Farmers Market and fun for the entire family. 


If you are a band member who would like to get your band scheduled for the 2016 season, please contact Neil Tocher at tochneil@isu.edu.

Welcome Back Orange & Black

Monday, August 22


Old Town Pavilion


The business community of Pocatello and Chubbuck will welcome back our ISU Bengals with the 5th Annual Welcome Back Orange & Black event.  All ISU students, faculty and staff are invited to attend.  If you own a business and would like a booth during the event to promote your products and services, visit www.isucommuniversity.com.



Trick-or-Treat the Old Town Streets


Monday, October 31
3:00 - 5:30pm
Locations throughout Old Town


Bring your children down for a safe Halloween afternoon as the Old Town merchants and businesses open their doors and hand out candy and treats to all visiting ghosts and goblins. 

Night of 1,000 Santas Festival &

Night Lights Parade, November 25th


Activities and FREE Trolley Rides 1pm-4pm

Santa Arrives at 4pm

Parade Begins at 6:30pm



Small Business Saturday


Saturday, November 26

Shop in Old Town Pocatello!


The Saturday between Black Friday and Cyber Monday is Small Business Saturday.  Shop Small All Day Long!  Why should you shop, dine and play in Old Town?  Because our collection of specialty shops, restaurants, art galleries, bars, pubs, studios, schools and professional offices (all 239 of them) are all owned by small business people who live right here.  They offer a wonderful variety of inventories, foods and services and they support our local community.  They hire local and they buy local too.  Free gift wrapping will be availabe at the Old Town Pavilion from 11am to 5pm for all gifts purchased at an Old Town merchant that day.  Shop local, Shop in Old Town Pocatello! Locals love locals!

Shop 'Til You Drop Saturday


Saturday, December 24
Locations throughout Old Town

The last Saturday before Christmas!  The Old Town merchants invite you to Shop Til' You Drop in Old Town Pocatello.  Keep your shopping local while you enjoy the charm of our beautiful shops and restaurants.  From fashion and jewelry to fishing poles, bikes, skis, and don't forget gift cards too, you will find everything on your shopping list in Old Town.  Come Shop Til' You Drop in Old Town Pocatello on Saturday, December 24. 


There's Always Something Happening in Old Town!

Our staff and Promotions Committee are continuously working to bring additional events to Old Town. If you have an upcoming event planned in Old Town or an event you would like to bring to Pocatello, please contact the Old Town staff at 208-232-7545 or write spalagi@oldtownpocatello.com. Our events would not be possible without the generous help and support of many community volunteers, supporters and friends. 

Shop, Dine & Play in Old Town Pocatello

Old Town Pocatello, Inc.

420 N Main St

Pocatello, ID 83204




First Friday Art Walk, March 4! 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.


Idaho Bridal Fair 2016, March 5! Registration is now open for the Idaho Bridal Fair 2016, Idaho's premier bridal show, returning to Pocatello on March 5 from 10am to 4pm at the Red Lion Hotel Pocatello. Brides can pre-register for the show and registration is free. Vendor applications are now also available.  Click here for all of the details.


6th Annual Gate City Brewfest, Saturday March 12!  Returning to Old Town Pocatello is our area's largest beer tasting event.  From 1-6pm sample craft beers and great food.  Tickets are now available at www.gatecitybrewfest.com .  Be sure to get your tickets today, $25 unlimited pours!

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