Upcoming Events

Christmas Coloring Contest

November 23- December 11

Celebrate an Old Fashioned Christmas with Idaho’s Antique Row! They are sponsoring a Coloring Contest for all age groups. Beginning on Friday, pick up your coloring page at any participating Antique Row store. There are different pages for age 0-6, 7-15, and 16+. Turn in your beautifully colored page no later than December 11th. Winners in each age group will receive 4 tickets to the Reel Theatre and a “snack pack” to enjoy at the movie!

Idaho's Antique Row Shops:  Her Alibi Antiques, 211 S. 4th; Kanda’s, 410 S. Main; Old Town Mercantile, 134 N. Main; Vain & Vintage, 149 N. Main; and Elwen Cottage, 334 N. Main. 

Idaho's Antique Row Christmas Open House

Friday, December 14

3-7pm

 

On Friday, December 14th from 3 until 7 pm, Idaho’s Antique Row invites you to an Open House, where you can experience the sights and sounds of Christmas past and enjoy light refreshments as you explore each unique, locally-owned shop. Be sure to pick up a gift tag (one per family), have it stamped at each store, and leave it at your last stop in order to be eligible to win one of 5 gifts, donated by: Her Alibi Antiques, 211 S. 4th; Kanda’s, 410 S. Main; Old Town Mercantile, 134 N. Main; Vain & Vintage, 149 N. Main; and Elwen Cottage, 334 N. Main. You need not be present for the drawing, but 5 lucky winners will get to pick a wrapped gift from under the tree at Kanda’s, beginning at 7:30 pm Friday night. Get your free selfies with Santa from 3 to 7 pm at Kanda’s as well! Be sure to bring your camera!

First Friday Art Walk

Friday, January 4

5:00-8:00pm

Locations throughout Old Town 

 

Old Town Pocatello is the place to be on the First Friday of every month, all year long. First Friday Art Walk features art, music, food, fashion and more in over 20 downtown shops and restaurants. Admission to the event is free. Parking is free, too. From 5 to 8pm on the first Friday of every month you are invited to come enjoy Art Walk in Old Town Pocatello. 

Downtown Days

Winter Music Fest

 

Saturday, January 19, 2019

7pm to 12am at participating locations

 

Join the participating bars, pubs and restaurants in Old Town Pocatello for this year's Winter Music Fest! Live music, food and drink specials from 7pm to Midnight. This quarterly event is hosted by Old Town Pocatello, Inc. and features great live music and the opportunity to enjoy seasonal food and drink specials. There is no admission charge or cover charges. Just come downtown and enjoy a beautiful Winter evening in Old Town Pocatello! The list of participating locations along with their band line up will be posted on our website, www.oldtownpocatello.com the Thursday before the event.

Idaho Bridal Fair 2019 - March 2, 2019

 

Idaho's Premier Bridal Fair!

Saturday, March 2, 2019

10am-3:00pm

Red Lion Hotel Pocatello

1555 Pocatello Creek Road

 

Idaho Bridal Fair will return to Pocatello on Saturday, March 2, 2019.  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.  

9th Annual Gate City Brewfest - March 9, 2019

 

Saturday, March 9, 2019

1pm-6pm

Various Locations Throughout Old Town

 

The biggest, most uinque "beerfest" anywhere!  Mark your calendars for the 9th Annual Gate City Brewfest returning to Old Town Pocatello on Saturday, March 9, 2019!  It will be a golden beer celebration you've never seen before!

 

Easter Egg Eggstravaganza

 

Saturday, April 13, 2019

11am to 2pm

Participating Old Town Merchants

 

Eggciting Family Fun Easter Egg Eggstravaganza! Old Town is the place to be on Saturday, April 13!  Participating merchants will have thousands of Easter Eggs filled with fun items for the kids beginning at 11am. Bring the family along with baskets to collect the eggs.  Walk shop to shop collecting eggs and great coupons from our merchants. Free photos with the Easter Bunny  from 11am until 2pm.

Downtown Days

Spring Music Fest

 

Saturday, April 20, 2019

7pm to 12am at participating locations

 

Join the participating bars, pubs and restaurants in Old Town Pocatello for this year's Spring Music Fest! Live music, food and drink specials from 7pm to Midnight. This quarterly event is hosted by Old Town Pocatello, Inc. and features great live music and the opportunity to enjoy seasonal food and drink specials. There is no admission charge or cover charges. Just come downtown and enjoy a beautiful Spring evening in Old Town Pocatello! The list of participating locations along with their band line up will be posted on our website, www.oldtownpocatello.com the Thursday before the event.

Urban Invasion Obstacle Challenge

 

Saturday, April 27, 2019

8am to Noon

 

Pocatello’s only 5K obstacle race will be returning on Saturday, April 27th.  Don't miss the 7th Annual Urban Invasion Obstacle Challenge.  This is a four person race, so grab your three most adventure seeking buddies and register your team to compete your way through Old Town Pocatello.


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

 

Saturdays, 9am to 1pm, May through October

Wednesdays, 5-8pm, May 22 through September 4

Old Town Pavilion

420 N. Main St.

 

The Market is open every Saturday from 9am to 1pm during May through October, and every Wednesday during 2019 from May 22 to September 4 from 5-8pm.  Located at the Old Town Pavilion, 420 N. Main St., the Portneuf Valley Farmers Market brings the community of Pocatello and Chubbuck fresh produce, locally grown plants, trees and shrubs, hanging flower baskets, fresh baked goods, jams, jellies, honey and a varienty of handmade arts and craft items. Come shop the Market!   Buy local and help support over 100 local growers, artists and crafters.  Fresh, Local & Friendly at the Portneuf Valley Farmers Market.

 

For questions about the Market, or how to become a vendor, please call 208-705-7333. 

Revive @ 5 Summer Concerts

 

Every Wednesday

May through August

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.  Live music, great food, family fun, the Wednesday Farmers Market, and more!  All from 5-8pm at the Old Town Pavilion, 420 N. Main St.  Join us!

Downtown Days

Oldies Rod Custom Car Show

 

Saturday, June 8, 2019

8am to 3pm

Main Street, next to the Farmers Market

 

Old Town Pocatello's Downtown Days is pleased to host the Senior Activity Center's Oldies Rod Custom Car Show & Swap Meet on Saturday, June 8. Cars will be on display beginning at 8am along North Main Street. Vote for your favorite cars in each category! Enjoy breakfast and lunch, a fun raffle, music along with the Portneuf Valley Farmers Market.

Downtown Days

Flea Market & Antique Show

 

Saturday, July 13, 2019

9:00am to 3:00pm

Main Street, next to the Farmers Market

 

Old Town Pocatello is pleased to present “Downtown Days Flea Market & Antique Show!” Vendors of all types will be set up in a festive style along Main Street right next to the Portneuf Valley Farmers Market. Just think of all the great shopping in one beautiful location. Show opens at 9am and runs until 3pm. 

Downtown Days

Summer Music Fest

 

Saturday, July 20, 2019

7pm to 12am at participating locations

 

Join the participating bars, pubs and restaurants in Old Town Pocatello for this year's Summer Music Fest! Live music, food and drink specials from 7pm to Midnight. This quarterly event is hosted by Old Town Pocatello, Inc. and features great live music and the opportunity to enjoy seasonal food and drink specials. There is no admission charge or cover charges. Just come downtown and enjoy a beautiful Summer evening in Old Town Pocatello! The list of participating locations along with their band line up will be posted on our website, www.oldtownpocatello.com the Thursday before the event.

Downtown Days

2nd Annual Neon Street Dance

 

Saturday, August 3, 2019

4:00pm to 11:00pm

East Center Street, just East of the Center Street Underpass

 

Old Town Pocatello is pleased to present the “2nd Annual Downtown Days Neon Street Dance!” Mark your calendars and plan now to come out with your best neon and enjoy a night of music, dancing and food. Live DJ, live music a great stage and lots of neon throughout the evening! Local restaurants and bars will have special menu items and of course drink specials, too. East Center Street, just East of the Center Street Underpass is the place to be on Saturday, August 3. Festivities begin at 4pm!  Special thanks to our sponsors:  The Office Bar, Idaho State Journal, KZBQ, KORR 104, KMGI, KSEI, My Local Pocatello and Old Town Pocatello’s Relight the Night Committee.

Welcome Back Orange & Black

Monday, August 19, 2019

4:00-7:00pm

Old Town Pavilion

 

The business community of Pocatello and Chubbuck will welcome back our ISU Bengals with the 10th Annual Welcome Back Orange & Black event.  All ISU students, faculty and staff are invited to attend.  The event features food, music, games, prizes and free T-shirts for students.  Vendor registration for businesses will open in June 2019.  Mark your calendars now and plan to attend!

Brewfest 2

Saturday, September 7!

Saturday, September 7, 2019

4:00pm to 9:00pm

North Main Street

 

Gate City Brewfest 2 is coming to Old Town on Saturday, September 7.  From 4-9pm, enjoy local and regional craft beers, great food, live music on stage, lawn games and more on Main Street!  This street style beer festival will be hosted by Old Town Pocatello, Inc. and the Pocatello-Chubbuck Chamber of Commerce along North Main Street.  If you love Gate City Brewfest in March every year, you are going to love Gate City Brewfest 2, just in time for the Fall beer selections!

Downtown Days

Great Pumpkin Festival & Portneuf Valley Farmers Market!

 

Friday, October 4, 5-8pm

Saturday, October 5, 9am to 3pm

 

Old Town Pocatello is pleased to present “The Great Pumpkin Festival!”  This two-day celebration is a wonderful way to prepare for the coming holidays. During First Friday Art Walk we will host a pumpkin carving and decorating contest. Pumpkins will be on display throughout Old Town, and you can vote for your favorites. There will be prizes in several categories and age groups. On Saturday, the Portneuf Valley Farmers Market will move to Main Street and a variety of new vendors will be on hand with items for holiday decorating and gift giving. There will be a pie baking contest, face painting, music, food and lots of fun for the entire family!

Downtown Days

Fall Music Fest

 

Saturday, October 13, 2019

7pm to 12am at participating locations

 

Join the participating bars, pubs and restaurants in Old Town Pocatello for this year's Fall Music Fest! Live music, food and drink specials from 7pm to Midnight. This quarterly event is hosted by Old Town Pocatello, Inc. and features great live music and the opportunity to enjoy seasonal food and drink specials. There is no admission charge or cover charges. Just come downtown and enjoy a beautiful Fall evening in Old Town Pocatello!

11th Annual

 

Haunted History Walking Tours

 

Friday and Saturday evenings in October

 

Our favorite paranormal investigators will be back!  SPIRO Paranormal and Old Town Pocatello are pleased to present the 11th Annual Haunted History Walking Tours. Visit haunted buildings in Old Town Pocatello, not just walk by them, but go inside to learn more about the history of the building and experience for yourself any haunted activity taking place. We are famous for these tours! Tickets for the 2019 tours will go on sale in September.

Trick-or-Treat the Old Town Streets

 

Thursday, 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 Lights Parade & Small Business Saturday

 

Friday November 22, Parade at 6:30pm

Saturday November 23, Candy Cane Event & Santa 11am-3pm

 

The Old Town Pocatello Christmas adventure begins Friday, November 22 at 6:30pm when the Night Lights Parade starts winding its way through Old Town Pocatello. Hundreds of floats will have candy and treats for the kids. 

 

Candy Cane Event & Santa on Saturday!  To celebrate Small Business Saturday, 100’s of Candy Canes will be available as you shop, dine and play downtown. Some Candy Canes have a value, up to $100. Santa will be in Old Town with free photos and many other activities for the kids.  Plan to shop small and shop in Old Town Pocatello!

 

There's Always Something Happening in Old Town!

 
Our staff and Promotions & Events 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

208.232.7545

spalagi@oldtownpocatello.com

News

Christmas Open House

  December 14!

Idaho’s Antique Row invites you to an Open House, where you can experience the sights and sounds of Christmas past and enjoy light refreshments as you explore each unique, locally-owned shop. Be sure to pick up a gift tag (one per family), have it stamped at each store, and leave it at your last stop in order to be eligible to win one of 5 gifts, donated by: Her Alibi Antiques, 211 S. 4th; Kanda’s, 410 S. Main; Old Town Mercantile, 134 N. Main; Vain & Vintage, 149 N. Main; and Elwen Cottage, 334 N. Main. You need not be present for the drawing, but 5 lucky winners will get to pick a wrapped gift from under the tree at Kanda’s, beginning at 7:30 pm Friday night. Get your free selfies with Santa from 3 to 7 pm at Kanda’s as well! Be sure to bring your camera!

 

Downtown Dollar Drop

 December 15!

The Old Town Pocatello elves will be out and about in our community on Saturday.  Beginning at 10am they will be distributing hundreds of "Downtown Dollars" to be spent at the participating shops and restaurants in Old Town.  It pays to shop small and we are helping you spend even more in our beautiful downtown!

 

First Friday Art Walk

  January 4!

The January First Friday Art Walk will be held in locations throughout Old Town on Friday  January 4.  The festivities will begin at 5pm and will include local and regional art, live music, food, wine tasting and more.  Plan now to come stroll through Old Town and enjoy the charm of our monthly Art Walk!

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