Ready for some old-fashioned Western fun? Late June and early July are great times to visit Southern Idaho — from music festivals to “shootouts” to small-town rodeos and fairs, you’ll find family-friendly activities that are bound to create new memories. Check out the calendar for even more trip ideas.

June 24-25 Highway 30 Music Fest

Begins 11 a.m. each day  |  Twin Falls County Fairgrounds, Filer

Twenty-one bands in two days? Sounds like a party! Featuring favorites like the Clumsy Lovers, the Young Dubliners, the Midnight River Choir, and more.

June 24th 41st Annual Idaho Regatta

8 a.m. June 24-6 p.m.  |  Burley Golf Course Marina, Heyburn

Each summer the best boat racers in the world and water sports fans converge in Burley for three days of non-stop crowd-pleasing speed and excitement.


June 3oth Wild West Shootout

6 p.m. June 30 – 6 p.m. July 2  |  In front the Wilson Theatre, Rupert

Relive the wild days of the Wild West with this recreation of a shootout. 6 p.m. every day in front of the Wilson Theatre, Rupert.

July 3 – 4 Buhl Sagebrush Days

11 a.m. July 3 – 9 p.m. July 4  |  Downtown Buhl

This annual event includes a pancake breakfast, fun run, fish fry, parade, food and drink vendors, games, music, a fire hose competition, and — of course — fireworks.


July 8 – 9 Camas County Rodeo

Fairfield  |  For two nights a year, Fairfield — the only town in Camas County — invites cowboys (and wannabe cowboys) to town for the Camas County Rodeo.