Upcoming Events

Below is a description of the signature events in Historic Downtown Pocatello. In addition, there are a variety of events hosted by our businesses.  For a complete list of all events in the area, please click here to visit our Events page on Facebook.  Thank you!

Saturdays, 9am to 1pm, May 9 through October 31

Downtown Pavilion

420 N. Main St.

 

The Market is open every Saturday from 9am to 1pm. Located at the Downtown 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.

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First Friday Art Walk

Friday, October 2

5:00-8:00pm

Locations throughout Downtown

 

Historic Downtown 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 and parking for this event are free. From 5 to 8pm on the first Friday of every month you are invited to come enjoy Art Walk in Historic Downtown Pocatello.  

The Great Pumpkin Festival

 

Saturday, October 3

9am to 2pm

With the Portneuf Valley Farmers Market!

 

The Great Pumpkin Festival and Farmers Market Fall Festival will return to Historic Downtown Pocatello on Saturday, October 3.  From 9am to 2pm enjoy everything Fall!  Decor, pumpkins, harvest produce, vendors with all types of items for the holiday season and more!  

12th Annual

 

Haunted History Walking Tours

 

2020 Tour Dates:  October 9, 10, 16, 17, 23 and 24.

 

12th Annual Haunted History Walking Tours October 9, 10, 16, 17, 23 and 24!  Our favorite paranormal investigators are back! SPIRO Paranormal and Historic Downtown Pocatello are pleased to present the 12th Annual Haunted History Walking Tours. Visit four haunted buildings in Historic Downtown Pocatello, not just walk by them, but go inside to learn more about the history of the building and experience for yourself the charm and haunts inside!

 

Click here to purchase tickets.  Tickets and group sizes will be limited this year and masks are required for all tour participants.

Trick-or-Treat the Old Town Streets

 

Friday, October 30, 2020
3:00-5:30pm

Locations throughout Downtown

 

Bring your children down for a safe Halloween trick-or-treat event!  It may look a little different this year, but Halloween is not canceled.  We will have candy and treats to all visiting ghosts and goblins!  More details will be released soon. 

Christmas Night Lights Parade &

Small Business Saturday Candy Cane Event & Santa

2020

 

Friday, November 27, Parade at 6:30pm

Saturday, November 28, Candy Cane Event and Santa 11am to 3pm

Idaho Bridal Fair 2021 - March 6

 

Idaho's Premier Bridal Fair!

Saturday, March 6

9am-3:00pm

 

Beginning at 9am, we will showcase everything a bride and groom will need 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.  

10th Annual Gate City Brewfest

Saturday, March 13, 2021

VIP Event, Noon to 1pm Downtown Pavilion

1pm to 6pm Regular Admission

20+ Locations throughout the Downtown Area

 

Gate City Brewfest is returning to Pocatello for the 10th year and it’s going to be bigger than ever before! Tickets will go on sale in January.  Special thanks to Watkins Distributing, Hayden Beverage Company, TEC Distributing, Craig Stein Beverage, Northwest Specialty Beverage, Bank of Idaho, Jim Dandy Brewing, Portneuf Valley Brewsing, Wanderlust, Visit Pocatello, the Idaho State Journal, Jeeves Ads, and to 93.9 KZBQ, KORR 104, Magik 102.5, KSEI and KOUU radio.

 

Easter Egg Eggstravaganza

 

Saturday, March 27, 2021

11am to 2pm

Participating Downtown Merchants

 

Fun Filled Eggs, photos with the Easter Bunny, and more in locations throughout Historic Downtown Pocatello!

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 Downtown Pavilion, 420 N. Main St.  Join us!

Downtown Days

Oldies Rod & Custom Car Show

 

Saturyday, June 12, 2021

9:00am to 3:00pm

 

Historic Downtown Pocatello and the Senior Activity Center are pleased to present the Annual Oldies Rod & Custom Car Show on Main Street!  On Saturday June 12, 2021, come walk through all of the beautiful vehicles on display.  The Portneuf Valley Farmer Market will be open, too.  There will be food, music and fun for the entire family!

Downtown Days

Flea Market & Antique Show on Main Street

 

Saturday, July 10, 2021

9:00am to 2:00pm

Main Street, next to the Farmers Market

 

Historic Downtown 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 2pm. 

Downtown Days

3rd Annual Neon Street Dance

 

Saturday, August 7, 2021

6:00pm to 11:00pm

East Center Street, just East of the Center Street Underpass

 

Historic Downtown Pocatello is pleased to present the “3rd 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!

 

There's Always Something Happening Downtown!

 
Our staff and Promotions & Events Committee are continuously working to bring additional events to Downtown. If you have an upcoming event planned in Downtown or an event you would like to bring to Pocatello, please contact the Historic Downtown Pocatello office 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. 

Historic Downtown Pocatello

420 N Main St

Pocatello, ID 83204

208.232.7545

spalagi@oldtownpocatello.com

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News

Haunted History Walking Tours

 October 9, 10,     16, 17, 23 & 24!

Our friends from Spiro Paranormal are back to entertain you during this year's 12th Annual Haunted History Walking Tours!  Smaller group sizes and safety precautions in place.  Tickets go on sale now.  Click here for details and to purchase tickets. Don't wait, because these tours sell out every year!

 

First Friday Art Walk

  October 2!

The October First Friday Art Walk will be held in locations throughout Historic Downtown Pocatello on Friday, October 2.  The festivities will begin at 5pm and will include local and regional art, live music, food, fashion and more.  Plan now to come stroll through Downtown and enjoy the charm of our monthly Art Walk!

 

Great Pumpkin Festival

  October 3!

The Great Pumpkin Festival and Farmers Market Fall Festival will return to Historic Downtown Pocatello on Saturday, October 3.  From 9am to 2pm enjoy everything Fall!  Decor, pumpkins, harvest produce, vendors with all types of items for the holiday season and more!

 

Portneuf Valley Farmers Market Now Open!

The Farmers Market will be open every Saturday from 9am to 1pm through the end of October at the Downtown  Pavilion.  Plan to come purchase local, fresh produce and food items.  

 

Relight the Night Historic Neon Sign Project 

Relight the Night is in the process of completing the fundraising necessary to relight the Buster Brown Neon Sign.  Donations are currently being accepted.  To help make this next sign relighting possible click on the Donate Now button below.  Thank you!

 

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