Show Your Love For Local This Week in Old Town Pocatello!
The Elwen Cottage, 334 N. Main St., is hosting an Advanced Painting Techniques Class today beginning at 6pm. You will learn several ways to take your DIY projects to the next level with glazes, wax, crackle, transfers, swamp mud, sea spray, foil and so much more. A fun night with all supplies provided. Please call 208-380-5561 for details.
Don’t wait to make your last minute reservations for Valentine’s Day Dinner in Old Town Pocatello!
The Bridge, 230 W. Bonneville inside the Historic Yellowstone Hotel, is taking reservations for their Five Course Valentine’s Day Dinner. Please call 208-234-7000 for details.
The Grecian Key Restaurant, 341 N. Main, will host a Dinner for 2 special for Valentine’s Day. For $30 per couple, choose between a Gyro Dinner or Souvlaki Dinner, both served with a Greek Salad. The first 12 couples will receive a fresh rose.
Sumisu Asian Fusion & Sushi, 309 E. Center, is featuring a delicious Sweathearts Roll along with shrimp specials and drink specials for Valentine’s Day.
The Tasting Room, 328 W. Clark, is hosting Valentine’s Day Wine & Cheese Tastings. The evening will include five wines with paired cheeses and a surprise dessert. There will be two seatings, 6pm and 8pm. Please call Kim at 208-408-9463 for all of the details and to make reservations.
PV’s Uncorked on Main, 138 N. Main, Valentine’s Day special for two will feature Italian Crusted Prime Rib and Garlic Shrimp Scampi. Please call 208-233-1322 for details and to reserve your table today.
Villano’s Italian, 165 N. Main St., is featuring everything on their menu at $10 or less all week to celebrate Valentine’s Day. Free delivery on Wednesdays on orders of $20 or more. Free curbside pick-up, so just call your order in at 208-904-0679.
Celebrate your Valentine’s Day with Romance in Portneuf Valley Brewing’s Loft featuring dinner specials, candle-lit dining, and the soft, sweet acoustic reflections of Scott Balsai. Dinner and serenade are from 7pm – 9pm in the Loft. There’s no cover, but reservations are suggested.
The Downtown Excitement Continues This Weekend:
Mardi Gras Downtown Deals Shopping Event takes place on Friday and Saturday! Idaho’s Antique Row is having a fun filled weekend you won’t want to miss. Every shop will have fun beads with every purchase. If you pull the lucky beads you might win a fabulous prize! There will be giveaways both days for twice the fun. Be sure to visit Her Alibi Antiques & Treasures at 211 S. 4th, Kandas & Company at 410 S. Main St., Vain &Vintage at 149 N. Main St., Old Town Mercantile & Antiques at 134 N. Main St., The Elwen Cottage at 334 N. Main St. and Farm House Furniture at 510 N. Main St.
The Pocatello Model Railroad and Historical Society, Building B59 in the Union Pacific Parking Lot behind The Elks Lodge, will host an open house on Saturday that is free and open to the general public. From 10am to 2pm the museum has historical information available about the Union Pacific Railroad operation in Pocatello. The operating model train layouts are the main feature and are great fun for kids and adults alike.
Friday night Portneuf Valley Brewing will host the all-woman band Hot Flash performing classic country and rock. These gals have been rocking together for nearly 20 years. On Saturday catch fan favorite Shawn Barnby performing solo for Singer/Songwriter. Both shows are in the Loft from 9pm – 11:30pm with no cover.
The First National Bar will host Happy Havoc live on stage Friday evening. On Saturday, Breakfast For Dinner will take the stage. Both shows start at 10pm.
Club Charley’s, 331 E. Center, is hosting their Annual Mardi Gras Party on Saturday. Doors open at 8pm with a $5 cover. There will be drink specials, great music and fun throughout the evening.
Plan to enjoy the March First Friday Art Walk on Friday, March 2. From 5-8pm stroll through Old Town and experience art, music, food, fashion and more. Admission is free and so is parking. The event guide listing all of the locations for the event will be available at www.oldtownpocatello.com, on Thursday, March 1.
Molinelli’s Jewelers will present the 2018 Idaho Bridal Fair on Saturday, March 3. If you are newly engaged or have a wedding coming up, be sure to register for the show at www.idahobridalfair.com. Admission is free and the show will be open from 10am to 4pm at the Red Lion Hotel Pocatello.
Tickets are now available for the 8th Annual Gate City Brewfest, returning to Old Town Pocatello on Saturday, March 10th. Pouring will begin at 1pm and will feature over 75 craft beers. Visit www.gatecitybrewfest.com for all of the details. Purchase your tickets in advance on-line and save $5! Be sure to check out the new VIP package, too. For VIP tickets, please call 208-233-1525.
Eggciting Family Fun Easter Egg Extravaganza! Old Town is the place to be on Saturday, March 24! Participating merchants will have Easter Eggs filled with fun items for the kids beginning at 11am. The Easter Bunny will be here, too! Bring the family along with baskets to collect the eggs. Walk shop to shop collecting eggs and great coupons and specials from our merchants.
The Friends of the Marshall Public Library invite the public to their Spring Used Book Sale which will be held Thursday through Saturday, April 19-21. The sale will be held in the Marshall Library, 113 S. Garfield St., Pocatello.
Pocatello’s only 5K obstacle race is coming on Saturday, April 28th. Remax Country and Guild Mortgage present the 6th 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. Register your team today at www.pokyurbaninvasion.com.
The Portneuf Valley Farmers Market will open their season on Saturday, May 5. The market will be open from 9am to 1pm every Saturday through the end of October.
Bannock Civitan’s Revive @ 5 Summer Concerts will kick off on Wednesday, May 23 at 5pm. Live music, great food and fun for the entire family every Wednesday from 5-8pm at the Old Town Pavilion.
Shop in Old Town Pocatello! Dine in Old Town Pocatello! Play in Old Town Pocatello! Our shops, restaurants, and professional offices are all locally owned. It makes a positive difference in our economy when you spend your money locally. The next time you need to do some shopping, enjoy a great meal or catch some live music, Old Town Pocatello is the place to be! “Like” Old Town Pocatello on Facebook and keep up with all of the exciting things happening in our beautiful downtown!
Shop, dine and play in Old Town today. The place to be!