Upcoming Events

First Friday Art Walk

Friday, April 5

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. 

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  at Station Square and Free face painting at Main Steam Coffee 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 4 through October 26

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. 

Every Wednesday

May 22 through August 28

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.

Brand new for 2019! You are invited to enjoy Food Fest in Old Town Pocatello! On Saturday June 29, plan to spend the afternoon sampling from a variety of the best, absolutely most delicious foods and drinks available anywhere! Details and how to purchase your tickets in advance will be released soon. Until then, put a reminder on your calendar because you don't want to miss this exciting new event in beautiful Old Town Pocatello!

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. 

Vendor Registration is now open!
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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!

Saturday, September 7!

4:00pm to 9:00pm

North Main Street

 

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!

Saturday, October 5, 9am to 3pm

With the Portneuf Valley Farmers Market!

 

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 12, 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 29, Parade at 6:30pm

Saturday November 30, Candy Cane Event & Santa 11am-3pm

 

The Old Town Pocatello Christmas adventure begins Friday, November 29 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!

Downtown Days

Winter Music Fest

 

Saturday, January 18, 2020

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 this website the Thursday before the event.

Idaho Bridal Fair 2020 - February 29

 

Idaho's Premier Bridal Fair!

Saturday, February 29

10am-3:00pm

Red Lion Hotel Pocatello

1555 Pocatello Creek Road

 

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.  

10th Annual Gate City Brewfest - March 14, 2020

 

Saturday, March 14, 2020

1pm-6pm

Various Locations Throughout Old Town

 

The biggest, most unique "beerfest" anywhere!  Mark your calendars for the 10th Annual Gate City Brewfest returning to Old Town Pocatello on Saturday, March 14, 2020.

 

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

First Friday Art Walk

  April 5!

The April First Friday Art Walk will be held in locations throughout Old Town on Friday April 5.  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!

 

Easter Egg Eggstravaganza      April 13!

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 at Station Square and free face painting at Main Steam Coffee & Desserts!

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