Natural beauty, National Parks and loads of family friendly activities are the cornerstones of a Jackson Hole Vacation.
A popular summer destination, Jackson offers loads of events and activities sure to keep everyone happy.
From local music festivals, art and cultural events, to the impending total solar eclipse to be seen in Jackson, you’d be hard pressed to find a better summer destination.
Below is a short list of upcoming summer event to get you thinking about the perfect time to head out our way for a visit!
Taste of Jackson Hole Festival
This is the inaugural festival and will take place June 22-24, 2017. An evolution of good taste in Jackson Hole.
There will be a variety of opportunities to sip and savor wines, creative local fare from local restaurants, treat yourself to experiencing James Bears award-winning chefs, sample local libations, listen to live music and support local causes. Whew! That’s a lot to put on your plate…so to speak. Bon apetit!
Total Solar Eclipse Viewing
August 21st is the day lucky visitors to Jackson Hole will be privy to a rare natural event; a total solar eclipse. This is the first total eclipse of the sun visible in all 48 states since 1979 – truly a special occurrence!
You’ll find loads of viewing spots and eclipse parties. Jackson Hole Mountain Resort is pre-selling lift tickets for that day and is one of the best spots to view the event. Our concierge staff stands ready to help you create the best possible eclipse viewing experience!
Targhee Music Festival
Nestled within the Teton Mountains you’ll find Grand Targhee – just a quick drive from Jackson Hole over Teton Pass to Targhee will only take you 20-25 min, and with the beautiful scenery, it might only feel like 10 min. This annual music festival takes place on July 14-16 and is the absolute ultimate music festival in the West.
Taking place at 7800 feet, and just steps away from the serene village of Grand Targhee, visitors enjoy fabulous access to live music, vendors and tasty food and beverage options. Spend the day getting’ groovy in the mountains!
33rd Annual Jackson Hole Fall Arts Festival
Each year visitors delight in the crisp fall mountain air and the diverse and spectacular artwork of the fall festival. Local, national and international artists abound and offer their works for sale.
Exciting events surround the core of the festival and include concerts, culinary events and activities for the kids. This fall favorite occurs this year from September 6-17.
On-going Events in Jackson Hole
A lively mountain town no matter the season, summer brings with it seemingly endless opportunities to celebrate the sunshine and bluebird days. Events and activities abound in Jackson, many of which occur weekly. Guests are always thrilled by the daily gunfights that occur in the evenings in the Town Square area. Nothing like a shoot-out before dinner to get your evening started off right!
Live music occurs almost nightly, and a favorite spot to take some in is in the Teton Village at Jackson Hole Resort.
Another fun resort event that reoccurs and is perfect for families is the Wild Wyoming presentation in the Village area. This interactive experience teaches attendees all about the wildlife that makes Jackson Hole special.
Active visitors will enjoy weekly scheduled bike tours that explore the unique area terrain, and can also schedule river rafting excursions, wildlife safaris, Yellowstone tours and aerial tram rides.
From culture to adrenaline pumping experiences, Jackson Hole offers a little something for everyone.
Now that you’ve got a handle on what you’re going to do, you need a basecamp to call home while you’re in town!
Lodging Inspired by the Beauty of Jackson Hole Itself.
Located right in the heart of downtown Jackson Hole, guests can venture out the front door and find all the shopping, nightlife and dining they could ever hope for.
Head back in to the hotel and be treated to one of the area’s finest dining establishments. Nosh on USDA Prime steaks, locally inspired entrees and masterfully crafted desserts.
The on-site fitness center and spa are perfect spots to find some balance and relaxation after your daily Jackson journeys.
Choose between our chic and SoHo inspired Miller Park one-bedroom suites, or one, two or three-bedroom condo style suites in the White Buffalo Club itself.
Header Image courtesy of Jackson Hole Central Reservations. June 2017.