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Antler Arches on the Jackson Hole Town Square

November

Ongoing throughout the month: 

Grand Teton Music Festival presents Community Concerts the second Friday of each month from October to April - These free concerts take place from 7-10 p.m. at St. John’s Episcopal Church and spotlight professional musicians who call the Mountain West their home. *ALERT: This event is cancelled for 2020

• Take a tour of Vertical Harvest greenhouse - Jackson's state-of-the-art, 3-story hydroponic farm; tours at 2 p.m. Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays; donation suggested - verticalharvestjackson.com

• Jackson Hole Moose Hockey games will be held 6, 7, 20 and 21 at 7 p.m. in the Snow King Sports & Events Center. The team is back in action for their 24th season of hard-hitting ice hockey in Jackson Hole. Masks required.

2, 2020/ Yellowstone National Park closes its east, west and south entrances.

6-8, 13-15, 2020/ "She Kills Monsters" presented by Riot Act, Inc. - Play by Qui Nguyen performed at Dancers' Workshop Studio 1 at the Center for the Arts; A very small live audience (20 people or less) will be admitted into the theater. Book in advance online at riotactinc.org or at the door. Available to Livestream as well. - jhcenterforthearts.org

9, 2020/ Jackson Hole Hootenanny 2020 - Join Jackson’s all-time favorite folk musicians for a special virtual-only performance on the Center for the Arts' stage. Once a year, the Hootenanny trades in its usual Monday night venue in Moose, WY, and performs an in-town version of the long-running tradition. The 7 p.m. online event can be enjoyed at jhcenterforthearts.org;  Available for 24 hours; donations encouraged.

18-19, 2020/ Teton Mudpots Holiday Sale - Sponsored by the Art Association of Jackson Hole, featuring local artisans; shopping is on a reservation basis this year - artassociation.org

20, 2020/ Grand Targhee Mountain Resort Opens - weather dependent - grandtarghee.com

21, 2020/ 28th Annual Turkey Trot - 5K run/walk sponsored by Teton County/Jackson Parks and Rec Department - tetonparksandrec.org

26, 2020/ Jackson Hole Mountain Resort Opens - weather dependent - jacksonhole.com

27, 2020/ Annual Town Square Lighting - Holiday carols, cookies, cocoa and Santa Claus. The event—held from 5 to 7 pm.— is truly a sight to behold! - jacksonholechamber.com

30, 2020/ Art Association's Annual Holiday Bazaar - Arts and crafts show, ideal for made-in-Jackson Hole holiday shopping. This year shopping will primarily be virtual due to Covid-19 concerns. Visit the website for specifics - artassociation.org

Santa Tram Jackson Hole

December

Ongoing throughout the month:

"Feathered Fridays" at Jackson Hole & Greater Yellowstone Visitor Center - Meet birds of prey from Teton Raptor Center every Friday from noon- 2 p.m.; drop in anytime between those hours for the free program. 

• Take a tour of Vertical Harvest greenhouse - Jackson's state-of-the-art, 3-story hydroponic farm; tours at 2 p.m. Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays; donation suggested - verticalharvestjackson.com

• Jackson Hole Moose Hockey games will be held December 11 and 12 at 7 p.m. in the Snow King Sports & Events Center. The team is back in action for their 24th season of hard-hitting ice hockey in Jackson Hole.

• Grand Teton Music Festival presents Community Concerts the second Friday of each month from October to April - These free concerts take place from 7-10 p.m. at St. John’s Episcopal Church and spotlight professional musicians who call the Mountain West their home. *ALERT: This event is cancelled for 2020

Wort Hotel Annual Street Lighting and Holiday Street Party - Live music, Santa, complimentary food and drink; 5-6 p.m.

1-30, 2020/ Art Association's Annual Holiday Bazaar - Arts and crafts show, ideal for made-in-Jackson Hole holiday shopping. This year shopping will primarily be virtual due to Covid-19 concerns. Visit the website for specifics - artassociation.org

5, 2020/ Snow King Mountain Resort Opens - weather dependent

TubaChristmas at National Museum of Wildlife Art - Jackson Hole Community Band performance; noon - jhcband.org

Jackson Hole Chorale's Holiday Concert - At Presbyterian Church of Jackson Hole; free

27th Annual Christmas Craft Fair - Arts and crafts show at the Virginian Lodge - jacksonholechamber.com

Holiday musical at Jackson Hole Playhouse - "Christmas Survival Kit;" 6:30 p.m. holiday spirits/hors-d'oeuvres; 7 p.m. Christmas dinner and show - jacksonholeplayhouse.com

Elk Refuge Sleigh Rides open - Weather dependent - fws.gov/refuge/national_elk_refuge

15-24, 2020/ Santa on the Town Square - Nightly from 5-7 p.m. through Christmas Eve;  - jacksonholechamber.com

"Old Time Christmas" at the Wort Hotel - Sponsored by Jackson Hole Historical Society; music, refreshments; free; 7-9 p.m.

Jackson Hole Community Band's Holiday Concert - At Center for the Arts - jhcenterforthearts.org

Ugly Sweater Party at the Wort Hotel - Local band entertains in the Silver Dollar Showroom starting at 7:30 p.m.; prize for the ugliest sweater

Ice Skate with Santa in Teton Village - The big jolly guy in red will be ice skating on the new rink in the Village Commons from 4-6 p.m.; free skate rentals available in the warming hut.

Menorah lighting with Chabad Jewish Center of Jackson Hole at 5:30 p.m. in the lobby of Amangani resort hotel; free; Hanukkah treats, dreidels and mini-menorahs available.

24, 2020/ Santa Claus visits Jackson Hole Mountain Resort - The jolly old elf will appear Jackson Hole-style by repelling out of the Aerial Tram at 4:20 p.m.

Interdenominational service presented by Presbyterian Church of Jackson Hole - In the ballroom of Hotel Terra in Teton Village; 4:30 p.m.

25, 2020/ Ski with Santa at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort - Santa will strap some skis on and conquer some of the greens on Teewinot and Casper.

Holiday Gallery Art Walk - Galleries will be open late, with many serving cider and other festive refreshments, along with special show openings, and holiday events. - jacksonholegalleryassociation.com

Giant menorah lighting on Town Square - Join members of Chabad Jewish Center of Jackson Hole at 7 p.m. on Town Square for songs and stories of the Festival of Lights; free; Hanukkah treats, dreidels and mini-menorahs available.

Menorah lighting with Chabad Jewish Center of Jackson Hole at 5:30 p.m. in the lobby of Four Seasons resort hotel in Teton Village; free; Hanukkah treats, dreidels and mini-menorahs available.

31, 2020 / New Year’s Eve Torchlight Parades - Dusk torchlights parades and fireworks at Jackson Hole Mountain, Snow King and Grand Targhee ski resorts. - jacksonholechamber.com

31, 2020/ Gondi Gala at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort - Annual New Year's Eve party at Rendezvous Lodge at the top of the Bridger Gondola; 9 p.m.-1 a.m.; dress warmly for the gondi ride; $75 per person - jacksonhole.com

January

Ongoing throughout the month:

"Feathered Fridays" at Jackson Hole & Greater Yellowstone Visitor Center - Meet birds of prey from Teton Raptor Center every Friday from noon- 2 p.m.; drop in anytime between those hours for the free program. 

• Take a tour of Vertical Harvest greenhouse - Jackson's state-of-the-art, 3-story hydroponic farm; tours at 2 p.m. Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays; donation suggested - verticalharvestjackson.com

• Jackson Hole Moose Hockey games will be held January 1, 2, 8, 9, 15, 16, 29 and 30 at 7 p.m. in the Snow King Sports & Events Center. The team is back in action for their 24th season of hard-hitting ice hockey in Jackson Hole.

Grand Teton Music Festival presents Community Concerts the second Friday of each month from October to April - These free concerts take place from 7-10 p.m. at St. John’s Episcopal Church and spotlight professional musicians who call the Mountain West their home. *ALERT: This event is cancelled for 2021 due to concerns with Covid-19.

GLOW Nights Celebration in Teton Village - An exhibit of original artworks that employ light as a medium to celebrate the unique phenomena found in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem; 4 p.m.

GLOW Nights Celebration on Town Square - An exhibit of original artworks that employ light as a medium to celebrate the unique phenomena found in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem; 4 p.m.

New Moon Stargazing Program - Presented by Wyoming Stargazing at the Stillson parking lot in Wilson; witness celestial phenomena on the darkest night of the month with telescopes; 7 p.m.; sliding scale ($0-$15/person) suggested donation - wyomingstargazing.org

26, 2021/ "Down Under the Tram Australia Day" at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort - From 4-6 p.m. in Village Commons; Aussie tunes, free beer (while it lasts) and giveaways.

29, 2021/ Annual International Pedigree Stage Stop Sled Dog Race - This family-friendly event will feature sled dogs, mushers, refreshments and fireworks, right in the middle of Jackson Town Square! Events start @ 5 p.m.; races @6:30 - wyomingstagestop.org

30, 2021/ Annual International Pedigree Stage Stop Sled Dog Race, Alpine leg - The Alpine (just 40 mins. south of Jackson through the Snake River Canyon) leg of this annual event starts at 9 a.m. at the entrance to the Grey's River Trailhead. Refreshments, entertainment and a warming hut. -wyomingstagestop.org

February

Ongoing throughout the month:

"Feathered Fridays" at Jackson Hole & Greater Yellowstone Visitor Center - Meet birds of prey from Teton Raptor Center from noon- 2 p.m.; drop in anytime between those hours for the free program.

• Take a tour of Vertical Harvest greenhouse - Jackson's state-of-the-art, 3-story hydroponic farm; tours at 2 p.m. Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays; donation suggested - verticalharvestjackson.com

Grand Teton Music Festival presents Community Concerts the second Friday of each month from October to April - These free concerts take place from 7-10 p.m. at St. John’s Episcopal Church and spotlight professional musicians who call the Mountain West their home. *ALERT: This event has been cancelled for 2021 due to concerns with Covid-19.

• Jackson Hole Moose Hockey games will be held Feb. 12, 13, 19 and 20 at 7 p.m. in the Snow King Sports & Events Center. The team is back in action for their 24th season of hard-hitting ice hockey in Jackson Hole.

• Interdenominational weekly Sunday Services at the Bridger Gondola Summit - Participants ride the gondola up to the service in Rendezvous Lodge, and back down after. Please wear suitable clothing and footwear. Gondola ride to the service is complimentary without skis or snowboards; load at 9 a.m.; service starts 9:30 a.m.

3-4, 2020/ Special Olympics Wyoming Winter Games –  Competitions will take place at both Jackson Hole Mountain Resort and Teton Pines -  specialolympicswy.org

Banff Film Festival World Tour - This renown film festival comes to town with screenings at Jackson Hole High School at 7 p.m. both Thursday and Friday; $15 per night or $25 for both

Coney Classic Alpine Skijor and Dog Party - Cross-country ski races with dogs; 11 a.m.; refreshments. - alpinewy.org

Jackson Hole Exposed Photo Showdown 2021 - Center for the Arts; Six pro photographers go head to head in a photo showdown style event with photos that captured the essence of the backcountry ski and snowboard culture that surrounds the Tetons. - jhcenterforthearts.org

16-21, 2021/ Kings & Queens of Corbet's Freeride Event - Watch as skiers and snowboarders take on the famous Corbet's Couloir at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort in a new competition. - jacksonhole.com

Winter Art Walk - Join the galleries of Jackson Hole for a winter art walk. Enjoy new shows, artist demonstrations, refreshments and more at participating galleries.

New Moon Stargazing Program - Presented by Wyoming Stargazing at the Stillson parking lot in Wilson; witness celestial phenomena on the darkest night of the month with telescopes; 7 p.m.; sliding scale ($0-$15/person) suggested donation - wyomingstargazing.org

Family Roundup: Cats and Dogs at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort - Kids can climb aboard a snowcat and meet the resort's rescue dog; 4-5 p.m. at Kids Ranch; free - tetonvillagewy.org

Family Roundup: Ice Skating on the Commons - 4-6 p.m.; rentals $12 in the warming hut

Family Roundup: Teton Raptor Center presentation - 4-5 p.m.; meet birds of prey in the Four Seasons Resort library; free

WhoDunnit? Anonymous Art Show & Sale at Center for the Arts - The Art Association of Jackson Hole's annual event where partygoers bid on new works donated by 200+ artists and guess WhoDunnit? Art is available for one night only; 5:30-8:30 p.m.; Center's lobby - artassociation.org

YETI Film Tour at Center for the Arts  - Features  seven unreleased films that capture the unbreakable human spirit from Alaska to St. John - jhcenterforthearts.org

Jackson Hole Rendezvous Spring Festival

March

Ongoing throughout the month:

"Feathered Fridays" at Jackson Hole & Greater Yellowstone Visitor Center - Meet birds of prey from Teton Raptor Center from noon- 2 p.m.; drop in anytime between those hours for the free program.

• Interdenominational weekly Sunday Services at the Bridger Gondola Summit - Participants ride the gondola up to the service in Rendezvous Lodge, and back down after. Please wear suitable clothing and footwear. Gondola ride to the service is complimentary without skis or snowboards; load at 9 a.m.; service starts 9:30 a.m.

• Jackson Hole Moose Hockey games will be held March 5, 6, 12 and 13 at 7 p.m. in the Snow King Sports & Events Center. The team is back in action for their 24th season of hard-hitting ice hockey in Jackson Hole.

• Take a tour of Vertical Harvest greenhouse - Jackson's state-of-the-art, 3-story hydroponic farm; tours at 2 p.m. Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays; donation suggested - verticalharvestjackson.com

Music Under the Tram series starts - Annual, free spring concert series featuring local bands; 3 p.m. - jacksonhole.com/music-under-tram

3-5, 2021/ Jackson Hole DemoFest 2021-  Join vendors from 20 of the top international ski and snowboard brands at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort.

5-7, 2021/ Dick's Ditch Classic Banked Slalom - Two-day banked slalom competition at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort

Jackson Hole Food and Wine's fifth annual Winter Fest - A 3-day weekend of wining and dining events, based in Teton Village - jhfoodandwine.com

12-13, 2021/ 39th Annual Town Downhill at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort - snowkingmountain.com

Music Under the Tram series - Annual, free spring concert series featuring local bands; 3 p.m. - jacksonhole.com/music-under-tram

Jackson Hole Fly Fishing Film Tour - The original and preeminent fly fishing cinema featuring films from around the world; Center for the Arts. - jhcenterforthearts.org

Jackson Hole Gallery Association Third Thursday Art Walk - Galleries are open late, from 5-8 p.m., featuring new artwork, an opening of a show or simply offering art and a glass of wine - jacksonholegalleryassociation.com

45th Annual World Championship Snowmobile Hill Climb at Snow King Mountain. - snowdevils.org

Music Under the Tram series - Annual, free spring concert series featuring local bands; 3 p.m. - jacksonhole.com/music-under-tram

Last day of skiing at Snow King Mountain - snowkingmountain.com

Annual Jackson Hole Rendezvous - The Jackson Hole Rendezvous is a 3-day lifestyle and music festival at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort and on Town Square. Read our story: Jackson Hole Rendezvous Festival - *ALERT: This event has been cancelled for 2021 due to concerns with Covid-19.

Marmot Coombs Classic - Ski/ride the Big One at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort with friends and family in honor of legendary extreme skier and Marmot athlete Doug Coombs.  - jacksonhole.com

April

Ongoing throughout the month:

• Take a tour of Vertical Harvest greenhouse - Jackson's state-of-the-art, 3-story hydroponic farm; tours at 2 p.m. Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays; donation suggested - verticalharvestjackson.com

Grand Teton National Park's Craig Thomas Discovery and Visitor Center opens - The center, located in Moose, will be open daily from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. through April 30; see exhibits, speak with park rangers.

3, 2021/ Pole Pedal Paddle Race - A five-event race, where contestants compete either individually or in teams in an alpine ski leg, a running leg, a cross-country ski leg, a bicycle leg, and a boating leg. -  jhskiclub.org

21st Annual Cardboard Box Derby at Grand Targhee Resort.  - grandtarghee.com

53rd Annual Easter Egg Hunt on Town Square - Costumed characters, including the Easter Bunny, of course, greet children who scramble for colorful eggs on the Square. 

10th Annual Targhee Sink or Skim Pond Skimming Contest - 10 a.m.-2 p.m. - grandtarghee.com

11, 2021/ Closing day at Grand Targhee Resort - grandtarghee.com

11, 2022/ Closing day at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort - jacksonhole.com

Grouse Strut Tour in Grand Teton National Park - Observe sage grouse as they perform their annual courtship dance with this free program offered by park rangers. Participants leave each day from the Craig Thomas Discovery & Visitor Center in Moose at 5:30 a.m. Reservations are required by contacting the park at 307-739-3399.

39th Annual Jackson Hole Home Show - Snow King Sports and Events Center. The Home Show brings more than 50 local and regional vendors in home-related products and services, with themes including home, building, garden, and recreation - jacksonholechamber.com

Yellowstone National Park - Opens north and west entrances - nps.gov/yell

Jackson Hole Antler Auction - Elkfest

May

In 2019 Travel+Leisure named Jackson Hole the No. 1 "Best Places to Travel in May, in large part due to our Elkfest and Old West Days celebrations.

Ongoing throughout the month:

• Take a tour of Vertical Harvest greenhouse - Jackson's state-of-the-art, 3-story hydroponic farm; tours at 2 p.m. Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays; donation suggested - verticalharvestjackson.com

Grand Teton National Park - All roads open to vehicle traffic, snow conditions permitting - nps.gov/grte  

Community Health Fair - Sponsored by St. John's Health  Center and held at Teton County Parks and Rec Center; free medical screenings, family-friendly activities

Yellowstone National Park opens south entrance - Snow conditions permitting - nps.gov/yell

EcoFair - Held at Snow King Ball Field; family-friendly, community-oriented event showcasing sustainability, eco-wares; food, beverages, music *ALERT: DUE TO CONCERNS ABOUT COVID-19, this event has been canceled this year.

Elkfest and Old West Days - The festivities, including the world-famous Boy Scout Elk Antler Auction, kick off and continue through Memorial Day weekend. The spirit of the true West lives on in Jackson and is celebrated every year during Elkfest and Old West Days, where we have one of the only remaining horse-drawn parades in America! - *ALERT: DUE TO CONCERNS ABOUT COVID-19, Old West Days has been canceled this year. Elkfest is being postponed until later in the year. -  jacksonholechamber.com

Elkfest - Auction takes place on Saturday in Town Square

Cathedral Voices Chamber Choir Spring Music Fest

High Noon Chili Cookoff - Town Square; noon

Mountain Man Rendezvous and Traders Row - Teton County Fairgrounds

Snow King opens for the summer season - snowkingmountain.com

Historical Downtown Walking Tour - Conducted by Jackson Hole Historical Society; 2 p.m.; free

Old West Days Parade - One of the last horse-drawn parades in the West; 10 a.m. *ALERT: Due to concerns about COVID-19, Old West days events have been canceled this year  - jacksonholechamber.com

Old West Brew Fest - jacksonholechamber.com

Jackson Hole Rodeo opens for the season - jhrodeo.com

Jackson Hole Shootout - The longest running shootout in the country; Town Square at 6 p.m.

Million Dollar Music Fest - Free concert on Town Square sponsored by the Million Dollar Cowboy Bar and headlined by country band Midland; 6-10 p.m. - *ALERT: DUE TO CONCERNS ABOUT COVID-19, this event has been postponed until early fall, date TBD.

Sunday Sip and See - Live art demonstrations on Town Square. Wine available for purchase by Jackson Hole Winery; the event is free to attend; 12:30-3:30 p.m.

Cowboy Church - Old-fashioned, non-denominational service under a tent on Deloney St. on Town Square

American Legion Memorial Day Service - Town Square flagpole at 10 a.m.

June

Ongoing throughout the month:

• Jackson Hole Shootout - The longest running shootout in the country; daily except Sundays in Town Square at 6 p.m. *NOTE: Due to precautions with Covid-19, the Shootout isn't scheduled to begin until July 1st.

• Historic Downtown Walking Tours – The Jackson Hole Historical Society & Museum holds free, one-hour walking tours around Town Square at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday through Friday*NOTE: Due to precautions with Covid-19, tours are temporarily closed. They will commence at a date TBD. - jacksonholehistory.org

• Wyoming Stargazing's weekly Friday stargazing events will be virtual this summer. On upcoming clear Friday nights (except on Full Moon weeks) from 9:30 to 11 p.m. Mountain Time, the organization will hook up an astronomical video camera to one of its telescopes and stream the footage online. Visit wyomingstargazing.org for more information.

• "The Ballad of Cat Ballou" at Jackson Hole Playhouse - Jackson Hole's only dinner theater's 2019 summer musical; runs Mon.-Sat. June 18 through Oct. 10 - jacksonholeplayhouse.com

• Jackson Hole People's Market - Locally-produced food items and crafts; music; held every Wednesday at the base of Snow King; 4-7 p.m. - jhpeoplesmarket.org

6, 2020/ Grand Teton Half Marathon - grandtetonhalfmarathon.com

Mountain bike and Grand Adventure parks open at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort - The Grand Adventure Park features a variety of both exciting and challenging activities.

Bridger-Teton Gondola at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort opens for sightseeing, hiking, and dining - Gondola rides to the Deck at Piste restaurant are free starting at 4:30 p.m.

13, 2020/ Granite Hot Springs Pool opens for summer - adults $8/children $5; 307-690-6323

19, 2020/ Summer opening day at Grand Targhee Mountain Resort - grandtarghee.com

21, 2020/ 10th Annual Teton Raptor Fest - See and celebrate live birds of prey from Teton Raptor Center at Snow King Ball Park; 3-5:30 p.m. **ALERT: This event is canceled for 2020 due to concerns with COVID-19. It will be held virtually instead. Visit website for details. tetonraptorcenter.org

21, 2020/ JacksonHoleLive concert series begins at Snow King Mountain - Starts 6 p.m.; $5 18 and over; free 17 and under; jacksonholelive.org**ALERT: This event is canceled for 2020 due to concerns with COVID-19

21, 2020/ 15th Annual Crawfish Boil - Held at the base of Snow King in conjunction with JacksonHoleLive concert; 5:30 p.m. - **ALERT: This event is canceled for 2020 due to concerns with COVID-19

Art Walk - Gallery openings, artist demos and more in downtown Jackson; 5-8 p.m. - jacksonholegalleryassociation.com 

25-27, 2020/ Jackson Hole Food and Wine's annual Summer Fest - A weekend of wining and dining events -**ALERT: This event is canceled for 2020 due to concerns with COVID-19

Teton Mudpot Summer Ceramic Sale - Art Association of Jackson Hole's two-day sale of locally made ceramic ware. **ALERT: This event is canceled for 2020 due to concerns with COVID-19 - artassociation.org

Summer Solstice Celebration at Rendezvous Park (R Park) - Event will feature art, music, refreshments. Located off Hwy 390 on the way to Teton Village.

28, 2020/ Jackson Hole Makers Market - Held on the lawn of the Virginian Lodge from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Artisan crafts, jewelry, ceramics, woodworking, etc.

Alive@5 on the Village Commons: "Talon Tuesdays" with Teton Raptor Center - Hawks, eagles, owls, and falcons take center stage. Enjoy up-close, arm’s length learning experience with live birds of prey. Free; 5-6 p.m. - tetonraptorcenter.org

Alive@5 on the Village Commons: "Winged Wednesdays" with Teton Raptor Center - Hawks, eagles, owls, and falcons take center stage. Enjoy up-close, arm’s length learning experience with live birds of prey. Free; 5-6 p.m. - tetonraptorcenter.org

Alive@5 on the Village Commons: Wild Things of Wyoming - An interactive and engaging experience about the animals who make Wyoming their home. Free.

Annual Snow King Hill Climb Running Race. The 2.3-mile race begins at the Jackson Town Square, follows Cache Street and climbs 1,571 feet up switchbacks and alpine terrain to the summit of Snow King Mountain. – tetoncountyparksandrec.org

Forth of July fireworks on Snowking Mountian in downtown Jackson Hole

July

Ongoing throughout the month:

• Take a tour of Vertical Harvest greenhouse - Jackson's state-of-the-art, 3-story hydroponic farm; tours at 2 p.m. Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays; donation suggested - verticalharvestjackson.com

• Jackson Hole Shootout on Town Square - The longest running shootout in the country; held daily except for Sundays in Town Square at 6 p.m. *ALERT: The Shootout has been cancelled for 2020 due to concerns with COVID-19.

• Historic Downtown Walking Tours – The Jackson Hole Historical Society & Museum holds free, one-hour walking tours around Town Square at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday through Friday. jacksonholehistory.org

• Jackson Hole People's Market - Locally-produced food items and crafts; music; held every Wednesday at the base of Snow King; 4-7 p.m. - jhpeoplesmarket.org

• Wyoming Stargazing's weekly Friday stargazing events will be virtual this summer. On upcoming clear Friday nights (except on Full Moon weeks) from 9:30 to 11 p.m. Mountain Time, the organization will hook up an astronomical video camera to one of its telescopes and stream the footage online. Visit wyomingstargazing.org for more information.

• "The Ballad of Cat Ballou" at Jackson Hole Playhouse - Jackson Hole's only dinner theater's 2020 summer musical; runs Mon.-Sat. through Oct. 10 - jacksonholeplayhouse.com

3-4, 2020/ Concerts on the Commons in Teton Village - Starts with a bang over the July 4th weekend. Free music begins at 7 p.m. July 3rd, followed by the only fireworks show in the area at 10 p.m. The concert series continues every Sunday starting on July 14 at 5 p.m. throughout the summer. Music will commence at 4 p.m. on the 4th. **ALERT: This event is canceled for 2020 due to concerns with COVID-19 - concertsoncommons.com

3, 2020/ Grand Teton Music Festival starts - *Due to concerns surrounding COVID-19, the festival has been canceled for summer 2020. For the full schedule visit gtmf.org -

4th of July in Jackson Hole. We have celebrations in spades! Park yourself in downtown Jackson for the Howdy Pardners 4th of July Parade. Snow King Resort hosts a fabulous fireworks display, as does Teton Village across the valley. *ALERT: The parade is canceled for 2020 due to concerns with COVID-19. The fireworks will still go off as usual at 10 p.m.

4-5, 2020/ Glass and Ceramics Art Show -  Thal Glass Studio, 3800 Linn Dr., located 1 mile north off Hwy 390 in Wilson; 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

5, 2020/ Jackson Hole Makers Market - Held on the lawn of the Virginian Lodge from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Artisan crafts, jewelry, ceramics, woodworking, etc.

8-9, 2020/ Teton Mudpot Summer Ceramic Sale - Art Association of Jackson Hole's two-day sale of locally-made ceramic ware; 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Center for the Arts Glenwood parking lot. - artassociation.org

Off Square Theatre Company presents Thin Air Shakespeare - The Center Amphitheater; free, bring your own picnic; 6:30 p.m. lawn opens/7:30 p.m. performance. *ALERT: DUE TO CONCERNS ABOUT COVID-19, this event has been canceled this year. -   jhcenterforthearts.org

11, 2020/ Farmers Market on the Town Square - Start of annual Saturday morning Farmer's Market with fresh produce and music; weekly until late September. - jacksonholefarmersmarket.org

Jackson Hole Silver Collector Car Show and Auction in Teton Village - silverauctions.com

Alive@5 on the Village Commons: "Winged Wednesdays" with Teton Raptor Center - Hawks, eagles, owls, and falcons take center stage. Enjoy up-close, arm’s length learning experience with live birds of prey. Free - tetonraptorcenter.org

10-12, 2020/ Annual ArtFair Jackson Hole. Hosted by the Art Association of Jackson Hole at Snow King Ball Park, this is a quintessential Jackson family-oriented summer event featuring dozens of international, national and local artists, live music, food, and snack booths, hands-on, kids art activities and artists demos.  **ALERT: Due to concerns surrounding COVID-19, the fair has been canceled for summer 2020. - jhartfair.org

10-12, 2020/ Teton Village Art and Antique Show - **ALERT: This event is canceled for 2020 due to concerns with COVID-19- mcpresents.com

16th Annual Targhee Music Fest. Grand Targhee Mountain Resort in Alta, Wyoming, (just over Teton Pass out of Wilson) hosts acoustic, folk, blues and roots music over three days. *ALERT: DUE TO CONCERNS ABOUT COVID-19, this event has been canceled this year. - grandtarghee.com 

19-25, 2020/ Virtual 10th annual Plein Air Fest at National Museum of Wildlife Art - Due to precautions with COVID-19, this usual, one-day, in-person event will be virtual this summer. Nearly 40 invited artists will paint a new masterpiece from various locations around the West between July 12 and July 18. On July 19, the completed pieces will be compiled virtually and listed at a set price for purchase. Visit the website for more information at wildlifeart.org. 

19, 2020/ Jackson Hole Makers Market - Held on the lawn of the Virginian Lodge from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Artisan crafts, jewelry, ceramics, woodworking, etc.

19, 2020/ Music on Main - Free Thursday night concert series starts in Victor, Idaho. *ALERT: DUE TO CONCERNS ABOUT COVID-19, this event has been canceled this year. - tetonvalleyfoundation.org

22-26, 2020/ Teton County Fair Carnival - **ALERT: This event is canceled for 2020 due to concerns with COVID-19.  -  jhrodeo.com

23, 2020/ Teton County Fair Pig Wrestling. **ALERT: This event is canceled for 2020 due to concerns with COVID-19 - jhrodeo.com

24, 2020/ Teton County Fair JH Ninja Warrior - Local athletes dominate the ultimate ninja course. **ALERT: This event is canceled for 2020 due to concerns with COVID-19 - jhrodeo.com

Concerts on the Commons - Teton Village starting at 5 p.m.; free; - **ALERT: This event is canceled for 2020 due to concerns with COVID-19

25, 2020/ Art Association's Pop Up Art Fair - On the Center for the Arts lawn, featuring local juried artists. Masks recommended for the health of shoppers, visitors and artists. - artassociation.org

Alive@5 on the Village Commons: "Winged Wednesdays" with Teton Raptor Center - Hawks, eagles, owls, and falcons take center stage. Enjoy up-close, arm’s length learning experience with live birds of prey. Free - tetonraptorcenter.org

Jackson Hole PBR Touring Pro Division Bull Riding - Teton County Fairgrounds; event features one night of action-packed professional bull riding. Retail booths, food and drinks, comic relief by a PBR entertainer, mutton bustin’ for kids age 6 and under, and more.

Alive@5 on the Village Commons: "Winged Wednesdays" with Teton Raptor Center - Hawks, eagles, owls, and falcons take center stage. Enjoy up-close, arm’s length learning experience with live birds of prey. Free - tetonraptorcenter.org

Teton County Fair - Teton County Fairgrounds; includes carnival rides, food, live music, vendors and much more. **ALERT: This event is canceled for 2020 due to concerns with COVID-19tetoncountyfair.com

August

Ongoing throughout the month:

• Take a tour of Vertical Harvest greenhouse - Jackson's state-of-the-art, 3-story hydroponic farm; tours at 2 p.m. Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays; donation suggested - verticalharvestjackson.com

Farmers Market on the Town Square - Every Saturday morning, the Farmer's Market features fresh produce and music; until late September. - jacksonholefarmersmarket.org

• Wyoming Stargazing's weekly Friday stargazing events will be virtual this summer. On upcoming clear Friday nights (except on Full Moon weeks) from 9:30 to 11 p.m. Mountain Time, the organization will hook up an astronomical video camera to one of its telescopes and stream the footage online. Visit wyomingstargazing.org for more information.

• Concerts on the Commons - Free concerts at 5 p.m. every Sunday in Teton Village.  - concertsoncommons.com

• Historic Downtown Walking Tours – The Jackson Hole Historical Society & Museum holds one-hour walking tours around Town Square at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday through Fridayjacksonholehistory.org

• Grand Teton Music Festival continues at Walk Festival Hall in Teton Village. A wide variety of musicians from around the world perform; special, free family concerts, too. - gtmf.org

• "The Ballad of Cat Ballou" at Jackson Hole Playhouse - Jackson Hole's only dinner theater's 2019 summer musical; runs Mon.-Sat. through Oct. 10 - jacksonholeplayhouse.com

• Jackson Hole Shootout - The longest running shootout in the country; daily except Sundays in Town Square at 6 p.m.

• Jackson Hole People's Market - Locally-produced food items and crafts; music; held every Wednesday at the base of Snow King; 4-7 p.m. - jhpeoplesmarket.org

Rendezvous Mountain Hillclimb - The most demanding Hillclimb running event in the West!  The climb covers a little more than 4100' vertical in just 6.1 miles to the top of the Aerial Tram. Starts at 8 a.m. rendezvousmountainhillclimb.com

Jackson Hole Makers Market - Held on the lawn of the Virginian Lodge from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Artisan crafts, jewelry, ceramics, woodworking, etc.

Alive @5 "Winged Wednesdays" - Meet birds of prey from the Teton Raptor Center at 5 p.m. in the Village Commons, Teton Village. Free!

Alive @5 "Raptor Thursdays" - Meet hawks, eagles, owls and falcons from the Teton Raptor Center at 5 p.m. in the Village Commons, Teton Village. Free!

33rd Annual Targhee Bluegrass Festival. - grandtarghee.com

Annual ArtFair Jackson Hole - Hosted by Art Association at Snow King Ball Park, this is a quintessential Jackson family-oriented summer event featuring dozens of international, national and local artists, live music, food and snack booths, hands-on, kids art activities and artists demos.  - jhartfair.org

Alive @5 "Winged Wednesdays" - Meet birds of prey from the Teton Raptor Center at 5 p.m. in the Village Commons, Teton Village. Free!

Alive @5 "Raptor Thursdays" - Meet hawks, eagles, owls and falcons from the Teton Raptor Center at 5 p.m. in the Village Commons, Teton Village. Free!

Teton Village Art and Antique Show -  mcpresents.com

Jackson Hole Makers Market - Held on the lawn of the Virginian Lodge from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Artisan crafts, jewelry, ceramics, woodworking, etc.

Grand Teton Music Festival "Music From the Mountains" - An online version of the Festival with programs streaming at 6 p.m. MST on gtmf.org, Facebook, and/or YouTube. Visit gtmf.org for more details.

Alive @5 "Winged Wednesdays" - Meet birds of prey from the Teton Raptor Center at 5 p.m. in the Village Commons, Teton Village. Free!

Alive @5 "Raptor Thursdays" - Meet hawks, eagles, owls and falcons from the Teton Raptor Center at 5 p.m. in the Village Commons, Teton Village. Free!

Teton Village Art and Antique Show -  mcpresents.com

45th Annual Jackson Rod Run - Come see hot rods and more at the Virginian.

Pierre’s Hole 50/100 - Mountain bike race at Grand Targhee Resort on nearly all of the resort’s single-track with a double-track trails. - grandtarghee.com

Bikes, Brews and Baskets at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort – All-day, family-friendly event featuring mountain biking, disc golf, live music and Teton Village's first-ever Brewfest (which starts at 3 p.m.). The Brewfest will feature local and regional breweries that are popular in the rocky mountain region. Visit jacksonhole.com for schedule.

Alive @5 "Winged Wednesdays" - Meet birds of prey from the Teton Raptor Center at 5 p.m. in the Village Commons, Teton Village. Free!

Alive @5 "Raptor Thursdays" - Meet hawks, eagles, owls and falcons from the Teton Raptor Center at 5 p.m. in the Village Commons, Teton Village. Free!

The Rendezvous Enduro at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort - Montana Enduro Bike Race Series comes to Jackson - montanaenduro.com

September

Ongoing throughout the month:

• Take a tour of Vertical Harvest greenhouse - Jackson's state-of-the-art, 3-story hydroponic farm; tours at 2 p.m. Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays; donation suggested - verticalharvestjackson.com

Farmers Market on the Town Square. Every Saturday morning, featuring fresh produce and music.  - jacksonholefarmersmarket.org

• Jackson Hole People's Market - Locally-produced food items and crafts; music; held every Wednesday through the 18th at the base of Snow King; 4-7 p.m. - jhpeoplesmarket.org

37th Annual Jackson Hole Fall Arts Festival - The Fall Arts Festival has become the premier cultural event of Jackson Hole and attracts hundreds of nationally and internationally acclaimed artists who embody the spirit of the West - jacksonholechamber.com

Jackson Hole One Fly Contest - Three-day fishing competition  - jacksonholeonefly.org

Western Design Conference Exhibit and Sale - Preeminent exhibition of the finest Western design in the world; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. at  Snow King Center -  westerndesignconference.com

Palates & Palettes Gallery Walk - More than 30 Jackson Hole art galleries open their doors to showcase magnificent art with food and wine; 5-8 p.m. 

Annual Old Bill’s Fun Run for Charities - cfjacksonhole.org

39th Annual LOTOJA - a 210-mile interstate bike race from Logan, Utah, to Teton Village - lotojaclassic.com  

22nd Annual Takin' It to the Streets - Open-air, juried art fair on Town Square.  - artassociation.org

Taste of the Tetons - Valley chefs, restaurants and caterers put their best culinary work on display; Town Square -

Jackson Hole Hootenanny at Center for the Arts - In-town version of the longtime, all-acoustic Hootenanny Monday night tradition at Dornan's in Moose. - jhcenterforthearts.org  

Jackson Hole Showcase of Homes -  A one-day, self-guided fundraising tour of some of Jackson's most exciting homes. - jacksonholeshowcase.com

Jackson Hole Art Auction - jacksonholeartauction.com

Oktoberfest at Grand Targhee Mountain Resort - grandtarghee.com

Grand Targhee Resort closes for the summer season.

PARK(ing) DayJackson Hole Public Art sponsors its annual PARK(ing) Day. PARK(ing) Day is a grassroots event that happens annually across the world on the same Friday in September. Up to 10 parking spaces in Town Square will be re-purposed that day, with the public art group converting the spots usually designated for vehicles into art and park installations that offer alternative use of space. 

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October

Ongoing throughout the month:

• Take a tour of Vertical Harvest greenhouse - Jackson's state-of-the-art, 3-story hydroponic farm; tours at 2 p.m. Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays; donation suggested - verticalharvestjackson.com

Grand Teton Music Festival presents Community Concerts the second Friday of each month from October to April - These free concerts take place from 7-10 p.m. at St. John’s Episcopal Church and spotlight professional musicians who call the Mountain West their home.

• "The Ballad of Cat Ballou" at Jackson Hole Playhouse - Jackson Hole's only dinner theater's 2019 summer musical; runs Mon.-Sat. through Oct. 10 - jacksonholeplayhouse.com

• Annual Frank's Fall Film Festival - Through Oct. 17 at the Jackson Hole Twin Cinema. To celebrate the unique magic and emotional power of the movies, 13 films have been carefully selected, such as The Peanut Butter Falcon, Honeyland, Apocalypse Now Final Cut, The Farewell, Maiden and Wild Rose. Check  jacksonholecinemas.com for film dates and showtimes.

Snake River Brewing's 26th Annual Oktoberfest-  11 a.m. to 11 p.m. @snakeriverbrewing.com Local Hof Band playing Bavarian tunes starting at 12:30 p.m; Dirndl and lederhosen costumes highly encouraged; traditional German specials. 

Manhattan Short Film Festival at the Center for the Arts - View and vote on the finalist’s films in this 22nd annual short film festival. – jhcenterforthearts.org

Oktoberfest at Silver Dollar Bar & Grill - In the Wort Hotel; all-day celebration with $1 off draft beers; Hof Band plays starting at 7 p.m. 

Snow King Mountain Resort closing day for the summer.

Bridger Gondola at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort closes operations for the summer.

Aerial Tram at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort closes operations for summer. - jacksonhole.com 

Old Faithful Inn closes in Yellowstone National Park nps.gov/yell

16-31, 2021"A Haunting Halloween" at Jackson Hole Playhouse - Enjoy some frights and bites at the Playhouse. Dinner is at 6 p.m. and the show starts at 7:30. For tickets, visit jacksonholeplayhouse.com

Annual Ski Swap - New and used Alpine, Nordic and snowboard equipment and clothing at Snow King Sports & Event Center -  jhskiclub.org

31, 2021/ Watch all the young trick-or-treaters on Town Square. Held from 3 to 5 p.m., this annual event is a classic Halloween favorite of both young and old. 

31, 2021/ Craig Thomas Discovery & Visitor Center closes for the season

31, 2021/ Moose Wilson Road closes for the season