Upcoming Events

Shop Til' You Drop Saturday


Saturday, December 20
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 20. 



First Friday Art Walk, January 2nd


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 2015


Idaho's Premier Bridal Fair!

Saturday, February 28, 2015


Red Lion Hotel Pocatello

1555 Pocatello Creek Road


Idaho Bridal Fair 2015 will return to Pocatello on Saturday, February 28, 2015.  Beginning at 9am, 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 busineses will display their products and services designed to help orchestrate the day you will treasure forever.  Vendor registration is open.  The vendor agreement is located at the event website, www.idahobridalfair.com .


Bride Registration is Open!  The day will also include hourly prize drawings and a grand prize valued at over $1,000! Admission is FREE to all brides and we request you register prior to arriving. Grooms are welcome too! Please register at www.idahobridalfair.com.

Gate City Brewfest 2015


Saturday, March 14, 2015


Various Locations Throughout Old Town


The 5th Annual Gate City Brewfest will be returning to Old Town Pocatello on Saturday, March 14.  Our favorite brewers will be returning along with some new selections for sampling. Of course, there will be live music, great food and fun along the way.  Free trolley service will also be available.  Mark your calendars and don't miss this day long beer stroll!  Tickets will be available beginning in December. 

3rd Annual Urban Invasion Obstacle Challenge


Saturday, April 25, 2015

8am-Noon Competition

Noon-3pm After Party, Live Music, Beverages & Prizes

Old Town Pavilion

420 N. Main St.


Registration is Now Open!  Click here to register.


Pocatello's only 5K obstacle race will be returning to Old Town Pocatello on Saturday, April 25th.  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


Opening Day Saturday, May 1, 2015

Closing Day Saturday, October 31, 2015

9:00am - 1:00pm
Old Town Pavilion
420 N. Main Street


The Portneuf Valley Farmers Market will open for another season on Saturday, May 1.  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 2015


Every Wednesday, May 27 through September 2

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 2015 season, please contact Neil Tocher at tochneil@isu.edu.

Haunted History Walking Tours 2015


October Weekends
Locations To Be Announced


Back for the 7th year, our Haunted History Walking Tours will return in October 2015.  We are working on the locations now.  Tickets will be available beginning in August.  Check back here for details.

Old Town Annual Meeting

Thursday, October 29, 2015
Registration 5:30pm
Business Meeting 6:00pm

Old Town Pavilion
420 N. Main St.


The Old Town Pocatello, Inc. Board of Directors invite you to attend the 2014 Annual Meeting and Awards Ceremony.  Registration will begin at 5:30pm and the business meeting will begin at 6:00pm.  The annual awards will be presented and the Board of Directors for 2014-2015 will be announced.  The public is welcome and refreshments will be served. 

Trick-or-Treat the Old Town Streets


Saturday, October 31, 2015
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 27, 2015


Small Business Saturday


Saturday, November 28, 2015

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.  Shop Small and Shop in Old Town.  Locals love locals!


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




Shop Til'

You Drop

Saturday! The last Saturday to shop before Christmas is December 20.  If you wait til' the last minute, don't shop big, shop small, shop downtown and find the perfect gifts to complete your Santa List. Merchants will have specials all day long!  


First Friday Art Walk, January 2, 2015!  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 2015, February 28, 2015!  Bride registration and vendor registration is now open.  If you have an upcoming wedding or sell products and services that are wedding related, be sure to register today.  Click here for more information.


3rd Annual Urban Invasion Obstacle Challenge, April 25, 2015!  Registration is now open for the 3rd Annual Urban Invasion Obstacle Challenge.  Grab your three most adventure seeking friends and register for this year's 5K, 20 obstacle challenge through Old Town.  Click here for more information.

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