Jackson Hole Old West Days
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Old West Days

Jackson Hole, Wyoming is proud to host the 33rd Annual Old West Days Celebration, May 23-26, 2014. Jackson Hole has long been referred to as "The Last of the Old West," and with the area's rich history, it's no wonder Old West Days is a favorite among visitors and locals alike. Visitors from all over the country come to delight in the live music, theatrical entertainment, arts and crafts, delicious food, rodeo events, and much more.

Please see the tentative 2014 events schedule below. Please note that events are subject to change. If you would like more information, please contact the Jackson Hole Chamber of Commerce, info@jacksonholechamber.com or 307.733.3316.

The Jackson Hole Chamber of Commerce would like to congratulate the 2013 Old West Days standouts. Old West Days Parade Honors: First Place was awarded to JH Western Labradoodles and Second Place was awarded to Bar T 5. Old West Brew Fest Golden Boot Honors: Best Brewery was awarded to Roadhouse Brewery and Best Beer was awarded to Altitude’s Chili Ale. 

2014 Jackson Hole Old West Days Highlights

FRIDAY, MAY 23

  • MOUNTAIN MAN RENDEZVOUS AND TRADERS' ROW - 9:30 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. Teton County Fairgrounds: Pre-1840 Mountain Men Celebration complete with a Traders Row, Candy Cannon, Bow & Arrow Competition, Hawk & Knife Competition, and Atlatal Competition. For more information contact Betsy Johnson, 801.641.9451.
  • Jackson Hole Historical Society and Museum Free Walking Tour - 10:30 a.m. Meet at the center of Town Square for this fun and educational tour of historic downtown Jackson.  
  • KICKOFF AT THE BAR J - 7:00 p.m. Bar J Chuckwagon with Nationally Acclaimed Bar J Wranglers: You'll be served up a truly western style chuckwagon dinner and enjoy-world class cowboy entertainment!  Reservations Recommended. 307-733-3370.
  • JACKSON HOLE ROTARY WINE FEST- 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. Snow King Events Center: A tasting of over 400 wines from around the world! Tickets available from all Jackson Hole Rotarians and at local liquor stores. $35 in advance, $40 at the door. 307-733-4466.

SATURDAY, MAY 24

  • MOUNTAIN MAN RENDEZVOUS AND TRADERS' ROW - 9:30 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. Teton County Fairgrounds: Pre-1840 Mountain Men Celebration complete with a Traders Row, Candy Cannon, Bow & Arrow Competition, Hawk & Knife Competition, and Atlatal Competition. For more information contact Betsy Johnson, 801.641.9451.
  • 33rd ANNUAL OLD WEST DAYS PARADE - 10:00 a.m. Town Square: One of the last and best horse-drawn parades of the Old West! Enjoy mountain men, vintage vehicles, covered wagons, and the legendary gathering of gunslingers of the West!
  • JACKSON HOLE HISTORICAL SOCIETY AND MUSEUM OPEN HOUSE - 10:00a.m.-6:00 p.m. Free admission at both museum locations. Visit 225 North Cache Street for the exhibits “Homesteading the Hole: Survival and Perseverance” and “Art of the Hunt.” Visit the corner of Glenwood and Deloney for “Indians of the Greater Yellowstone.
  • OLD TOWN ENTERTAINMENT - 11:30-4:00 p.m. Town Square: Country Western Music, Kids Crafts & Activities, and more!
  • OLD WEST BREW FEST | NEW LOCATION  - 11:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. in Miller Park (Corner of Millward and Deloney Streets Just West of Town Square): Try a sampling of an age-old craft. Enjoy a variety of beers from regional breweries. Entrance is free and beers may be traded for wooden nickels purchased ad the entrance. Be sure to keep the reusable mug! One of the biggest Old West Days attractions, the Jackson Hole Chamber of Commerce would like to recognize the participating breweries!
    • Snake River Brewing
    • Thai Me Up Brewery
    • Roadhouse Brewery
    • Lander Brewing Co.
    • Altitude Chophouse & Brewery
    • Wind River Brewing Co.
    • Madison River Brewing
    • Idaho Brewing Co.
    • Deschutes Brewery
    • Grand Teton Brewing
    • Wildlife Brewing
    • Osprey Distributing
    • Jackson Hole Distributing
  • STAGE COACH RIDES - Stage Coach Rides around historic downtown Jackson. $6 Adult $4 Child
  • JACKSON HOLE HISTORICAL SOCIETY AND MUSEUM DEMONSTRATION AND STORY TELLING - 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. Demonstrations of TravelStoryGPS new history app at 225 North Cache.
  • JACKSON HOLE SHOOTOUT - 6:00 p.m. Town Square: Shootout gang on the Town Square, the longest running shootout in the country, since 1957.
  • OLD WEST DAYS STREET DANCE - 6:00-8:00 p.m. Join us for an old fashioned street dance with the Shootout Gang in front of the Jackson Hole Playhouse on Deloney. 
  • JACKSON HOLE HISTORICAL SOCIETY AND MUSEUM PARTY AND PROGRAM - 7:00 p.m "Twenty-Two Clicks Round the Town:" Exploring Historical Downtown Jackson through TravelStory GPS. 
  • JACKSON HOLE RODEO - 8:00 p.m. Teton County Fairgrounds: This is the real thing pardner, the original American sport of authentic ranch skills. 307-733-7980.

SUNDAY, MAY 25

  • MOUNTAIN MAN RENDEZVOUS AND TRADERS' ROW - 9:30 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. Teton County Fairgrounds: Pre-1840 Mountain Men Celebration complete with a Traders Row, Candy Cannon, Bow & Arrow Competition, Hawk & Knife Competition, and Atlatal Competition. For more information contact Betsy Johnson, 801.641.9451.
  • WYOMING COWBOY CHURCH - 10:00 a.m. Town Square: Join us for a good old fashion, non-denominational service with long-time local Phillip Wilson under the tent on Deloney.
  • HISTORIC DOWNTOWN WALKING TOUR - 12:00 p.m.  Meet at the Jackson Hole Historical Society and Museum
  • Jackson Hole Historical Society and Museum Free Walking Tour - 2:00 p.m. Meet at the center of Town Square for this fun and educational tour of historic downtown Jackson. 
  • STAGECOACH RIDES - Stage Coach Rides around historic downtown Jackson. $6 Adult $4 Child

MONDAY, MAY 26

  • MOUNTAIN MAN MEMORIAL DAY CEREMONY - 9:00 a.m. Teton County Fairgrounds
  • AMERICAN LEGION MEMORIAL SERVICE - 10:00 a.m. Town Square-Memorial Day ceremonies at the flagpole
  • MOUNTAIN MAN RENDEZVOUS AND TRADERS' ROW - 9:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. Teton County Fairgrounds: Pre-1840 Mountain Men Celebration complete with a Traders Row, Candy Cannon, Bow & Arrow Competition, Hawk & Knife Competition, and Atlatal Competition. For more information, please contact the booshway, Betsy Johnson, 801.641.9451. 
  • STAGECOACH RIDES - Stage Coach Rides around historic downtown Jackson. $6 Adult $4 Child
  • JACKSON HOLE SHOOTOUT - 6:00 p.m. Town Square: Shootout Gang on the Town Square, the longest running shootout in the country, since 1957.

Updated: 3/6/14