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!

Food Truck Round Up

 

Every Monday

4pm-Dark

Downtown Pavilion

 

Every Monday at the Downtown Pavilion enjoy a variety of food trucks serving a variety of yummy foods from 4pm to dark.  Enjoy the picnic tables and shade along with the music.  Take your dinner down to Star Route Brewery and enjoy their patio and a cold brew.  Or, take you meal home and enjoy a relaxing evening.  

Saturdays, 9am to 1pm, May 1 through October 30

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.

Crafter's Market at Station Square

 

Open every Saturday

10am-2pm

 

This indoor market features a variety of vendors offering hand-crafted items including jewelry, soaps, lotions, home decor, baked goods, and more.  The Crafter's Market is open year-round for your shopping convenience!

First Friday Art Walk

Friday, October 1

Friday, November 5

Friday, December 3

5:00-8:00pm

Locations throughout Downtown

 

Historic Downtown Pocatello is the place to be on the first Friday of every month. 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 2, 2021

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 2.  From 9am to 2pm enjoy everything Fall!  Decor, pumpkins, harvest produce, vendors with all types of items for the holiday season and more!  

Vendor Registration for the Great Pumpkin Festival
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13th Annual

 

Haunted History Walking Tours

 

Our favorite paranormal investigators are back! SPIRO Paranormal and Historic Downtown Pocatello are pleased to present the 13th Annual Haunted History Walking Tours on October 9, 15, 16, 22, 23, 29 and 30th. 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!

 

Tickets are now available!  Click on the links below to purchase tickets.  Be sure you select the night and starting time you'd like and if you are going with a group, be sure you all purchase tickets for the same date/time.

 

Fridays 6pm

Fridays 6:20pm

Fridays 6:40pm

Fridays 7pm

Saturdays 6pm

Saturdays 6:20pm

Saturdays 6:40pm

Saturdays 7pm

Trick-or-Treat Downtown

 

Friday, October 29

3-5:30pm

 

Trick-or-Treat Downtown takes place on Friday, October 29 from 3-5:30pm.  Our merchants and businesses will have treats for all of the little ghosts and goblins!

Lookout Credit Union Presents:

 

"LOOKOUT FOR SANTA!"

Annual Christmas Night Lights Parade

Friday, November 26th beginning at 6:30pm

 

 

The Historic Downtown Pocatello Christmas adventure begins the Friday after Thanksgiving, November 26th, at 6:30pm when the annual Christmas Night Lights Parade starts winding its way through Downtown Pocatello. Hundreds of floats will have candy and treats for the kids. The parade route will run from 3rd and East Center and traveling under the Center Street Underpass to The Yellowstone and turning to travel North on Main Street to the Downtown Pavilion. Registration is now open!

 

For your convenient, registration may be completed on-line.  Please click here for details.

Parade Registration is Open! Open to view the registration/entry form and parade instructions.
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2021_Parade Registration_Entry Form.pdf
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Small Business Saturday

 

Saturday, November 27

11am to 3pm

 

Plan to visit Historic Downtown Pocatello as we celebrate Small Business Saturday!  There will be shopping specials, dining specials, activities for the kids, and of course, photos with Santa.

Shop & Dine Local Month

November 26 to December 24

Easter Egg Eggstravaganza

 

Saturday, April 9, 2022

11am to 2pm

 

From 11am to 2pm the Easter Bunny will be Downtown for photos and will have eggs with treats for the kids.  Eggs will be available while supplies last.

Welcome Back Orange & Black

 

Monday, August 22, 2022

4-7pm

Downtown Pavilion

 

The business community of Pocatello and Chubbuck will welcome back our ISU Bengals with the 11th Annual Welcome Back Orange & Black event.  This event is an excellent opportunity for area businesses to showcase your business, products and services directly to our ISU Bengals!  Roar Bengals Roar!

 

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 info@historicdowntownpocatello.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

info@historicdowntownpocatello.com

Click Here to see what's happening downtown this week!

News

Monday Food Truck Round Up!

Every Monday at the Downtown Pavilion enjoy a variety of food trucks serving a variety of yummy foods from 4pm to dark.

 

Farmers Market 

Now Open!

The Portneuf Valley Farmers Market is open for another exciting season. The market will be open every Saturday at the Downtown Pavilion, 420 N. Main St., from 9am to 1pm through the end of October.

 

Crafter's Market

Now Open!

Be sure to stop by The Crafter's Market at Station Square. This indoor market is open on Saturdays from 10am to 2pm inside Station Square located at 200 S. Main. Discover unique and exciting locally crafted items with over 20 vendors each week.

 

End of Summer Bash

  September 8!

The Pocatello-Chubbuck Chiefs will host the End of Summer Bash from 5-8pm featuring the KYD-J Band.  This will be the last Wednesday night concert of the summer at the Downtown Pavilion and is a fundraising event for their organization.

 

First Friday Art Walk

  October 1!

On Friday,  October 1, you are invited to come Downtown and enjoy First Friday Art Walk.  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!  Admission is free and so is the parking!

 

Great Pumpkin Festival

  October 2!

Vendor registration for The Great Pumpkin Festival is now open!  Don’t miss the opportunity to feature your business, products and services during this annual outdoor event scheduled for Saturday, October 2 from 9am to 2pm along Main Street.  Click here for details and the registration form.

 

Haunted History Walking Tours

 Fridays &     Saturdays in     October!

Our favorite paranormal investigators are back! SPIRO Paranormal and Historic Downtown Pocatello are pleased to present the 13th Annual Haunted History Walking Tours on October 9, 15, 16, 22, 23, 29 and 30th. 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!

 

Tickets are now available!

 

Trick-or-Treat Downtown

  October 29!

On Friday, October 29th from 3-5:30pm, our merchants and businesses will have treats for all of the little ghosts and goblins!  This is a daytime, safe, after school Halloween Trick-or-Treat event.

 

Christmas Night Lights Parade Entry Registation is Now Open!

Register your entry today for this year's Christmas Night Lights Parade presented by Lookout Credit Union on Friday, November 26th, 6:30pm.  Click here for details.

 

Relight the Night Historic Neon Sign Project 

Relight the Night is in the process of raising funds for our next neon sign restoration.  To help make this next sign relighting possible click on the Donate Now button below.  Thank you!

 

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