The Downtown Excitement Continues This Week!
Be sure to download the Old Town Pocatello mobile app this week! Under the “Events” tab you can view all of the events and activities happening in our beautiful downtown!
The Elwen Cottage, 334 N. Main St., is hosting a paint class today. The cost is $35.00 with all supplies provided to make a fun porch sign on a vintage suitcase. Let your imagination run with this one! Bring your own beverage/snack. Class begins at 6pm. Please call 208-380-5561 for details.
The Grape Van Gogh, 210 S. Main, has paint activities scheduled for Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Please visit www.grapevangogh.com for details and to register.
The Old Town Actors Studio proudly presents the family friendly production, The Hundred Dresses during February, the Month of Kindness. The production hopes to help bring our community together by reminding all of us how we carry so much power with our words and actions. The Hundred Dresses plays February 21, 22, 23, 24 and 26th at 7:30pm, with an additional Saturday matinee at 1pm. Please make reservations by calling 208 478-6886, seating is limited.
The Pocatello Art Center at 444 North Main is currently hosting the Idaho Water Color Society’s traveling show, along with oil paintings from many local artists featuring many interesting visions and perspectives of our lovely State of Idaho. The Art Center is open five days a week from 10am to 4 pm to viewing the current show. The art gallery changes it’s show every month, and there is no charge to view the gallery, come and enjoy an uplifting break from your usual routine.
PV’s Uncorked on Main, 138 N. Main will host Wine Pairing with Terry from TEC on Thursday evening beginning at 6:30pm. They will pair five delicious courses with five delicious wines. Call to make your reservations today, 208-233-1322.
The Bridge, inside the Historic Yellowstone Hotel, is hosting Wine Tasting on Thursday evening beginning at 5pm. On Friday evening they will be hosting Stand Up Comedy Night featuring Rory Erchul with special guest Mike Mendez! The show starts at 7pm. The show contains adult humor and content, 21 and older.
Pocatello Co-op Monthly Wine Tasting will be held this Saturday from 5 pm till 8 pm. The featured vineyard this month is Oxford Landing Winery, a sustainable winery from South Australia. This is the first time this winery has been featured. The Farm Table Cafe will be open as well for dinner. Please be sure you have your ID and are 21 plus to enjoy the wine tasting.
Portneuf Valley Brewing has a spectacular weekend planned for you this week. Friday night rock lovers can come enjoy Phoenix Risen perform in the Loft from 9pm – 11:30pm, no cover. Then on Saturday, February 24th, PVB will be celebrating Twin Peaks night with a screening of David Lynch’s Twin Peaks: Fire Walk With Me. Come revisit this surreal, seminal, and savage work with PVB and see how the film connects the 90s series with last year’s immensely successful revival. The show starts at 9pm in the Loft, no cover.
The First National Bar will host Anode-Dote Reggae/HipHop at the Nash on Saturday night. Show start at 10pm.
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.
The Thirteenth Annual Invitational High School Art Show will be held at the Pocatello Art Center on Friday March 2, in conjunction with the First Friday Art Walk, from 5-8 pm, with the awards ceremony at 7pm. This show features artwork from exceptional art students from Pocatello and the surrounding areas. It is sponsored by the Spaulding Foundation. Cash awards are given to winning art students along with encouragement for their future endeavors. The Art Center has written many letters helping art students obtain scholarships through the years. The show will be up the entire month of March.
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 Eggstravaganza! 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.
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