There are incredible events coming your way this fall. From laser shows to art festivals; fall events in Southern Idaho are a blast! Here’s a list of all of our favorite events you cannot miss.
Joe Mama’s Car Show August 14th
Joe Mamas Car Show is in Jerome, Idaho. The event is scheduled for August 14th, 2021. The car show is one of the largest in the state! There are activities on Friday night and the main show is on Saturday. The annual location is at Jerome City Park where all the cars light up and sparkle in the sunshine. Enjoy treats and lunch from vendors, take in the beautiful vehicles and chat with their proud owners. A great place to stay in Jerome is at the KOA, conveniently located near I-84. This way, you’re close to the beautiful nature like Shoshone Falls, Perrine Coulee, and Mermaid Cove!
Taco Fest September 3-4th
Taco Fest is also held in Jerome at North Park on Main Street. Not only will you indulge in deliciously authentic tacos, but your kids will have a blast playing on all the bounce castles, the splash pad, and more. Taco Fest is a fun celebration to enjoy time with loved ones and devour some homemade tacos. Taco Fest is September 3-4th. Our favorite place to grab coffee in Jerome is at Renew. They are located conveniently just down the street from the parks! Get a treat and play some games while you’re there too.
Lost N Lava September 17-18th
Lost N Lava Cowboy Gathering is a flash back in time. Held September 17-18th in Shoshone, Idaho the gathering is a celebration of the old west heritage and culture. The celebration begins Friday afternoon and goes through Saturday evening with entertainment for all ages. Lost N Lava is at the Lincoln County Fairgrounds. The concerts and poetry readings are a blast! We recommend grabbing some ice cream from the Shoshone Snack Bar at some point to cool off and enjoy.
Blast on the Grass September 28th
A Blast on the Grass Car Show is September 28th, 2021. Enjoy a day in Hagerman by dining with vendors, raffle, scavenger hunt, live music and of course lots of beautiful cars! Stay at the Hagerman Valley in for a good nights rest and eat at Smokey Bone BBQ’s for the best BBQ around.
Thousand Springs Festival of the Arts September 25-26th
Thousand Springs Festival of the Arts is an amazing art show with tons of unique and crafty vendors! There is delicious food of all sorts, from food trucks to vendors who make an assortment of goodies. Find dozens of craft vendors like pottery, jewelry, clothing, and more. The event is held down on Ritter Island, a beautiful historic site that sits on vibrant blue water with waterfalls all around. Support local creators and go home with uniquely delightful crafts! The dates are September 25th and 26th.
Oktoberfest October 2-3rd
Oktoberfest is held in Twin Falls, Idaho held Downtown Twin Falls. Join in on the fun October 2-3rd! Enjoy live music, kids activities, local Idaho food vendors, and lots of beer! The beer tent is calling your name to have a fun and responsible night. Explore the other shops downtown and support local. We recommend staying at the Filmore Inn, not too far from Downtown!
Lights and Lasers 7-10th
Last but definitely not least, it’s the annual Lights and Lasers show at Canyon Springs Golf Course. The dates for 2021 are October 8-10th. Stay tuned for ticket release! We can’t wait for another successful festival of fun!