Mon25Aug2014Sun31Aug201410:00 am - 5:00 pm Ore Wagon Museum 200 10th Street, Ketchum, Idaho 83340
Wagon Days headquaters opens
Please stop by between 10:00 am and 5:00 pm for information, hats, t-shirts, posters, buttons and much more. We always love seeing your smiling faces so don't hesitate to come say hello.
Wed27Aug20145 p.m. - 7 p.m.Ketchum Town Square
Wagon Days Kick Off!
Poster artist signing along with live music and more!
Friday, August 29th, 2014
3-6 pm Specialized Bike Demo pick-up at Atkinson Park - look for the giant red truck. There is also an option to pick up demo bikes on Saturday.
Saturday, August 30th, 2014
Sun Valley Wagon Days Celebration. Parade starts at 1pm.
3- 8 pm Packet Pickup MANDATORY at Atkinson Park (2nd Ave & 8th Street). Onsite registration available. Specialized Bike pick up will also be at registration.
5 -8 pm Reception and meet-and-greet (details below), Rebecca will speak about the ride and generally get you smartened up around 6pm. Also at Atkinson Park.
Sunday, August 31st, 2014
Bag drop and bike valet opens at 7am (same spot as start/finish). Secure bag drop off for change of clothes, while you ride so you can change, get fresh, and stick around for the post-ride get-down. Action Wipes will have a changing/clean up stall at the finish, so no chamois violations.
8 AM RIDE STARTS in downtown Ketchum at East Street and Sun Valley Avenue! (Ketchum Town Square).
Afternoon: Ride finishes in scenic town square. BBQ, music, bike valet, and Gelande Quaffing. Curious? Read more about it below.
The Left Coast Country Band lifts our collective boot heels from 3-5 pm and 6-8 pm.
5-6 pm Awards, Presentations, Throwing Of Hands Up In The Air Like We Just Don’t Care
6pm Gelande Quaffing competition will start. Teams of 4 in Town Square at the Smith Optics booth. This may be the highlight of your entire trip. You don’t want to miss this. And the music carries us into the evening. The party goes as long as we do. Remember, Rebecca’s Private Idaho is an endurance event.
For more information please visit Rebecca's Private Idaho
Fri29Aug20145:30-7:30 p.m.Memory Park Main Street between 4th and 5th
Please join the City of Ketchum and the Wagon Days committee as they honor the 2014 Grand Marshal. Memory Park on Main Street between 5th and 6th. Live music, food and drink, open to the public.
Fri29Aug20147:00 pmRiver Run Lodge
$35 member, $45 nonmember, Early entry (allows entry 15 minutes prior to general admission) $75 member, $85 nonmember, $20 kids (12 & under)
The Head & The Heart is an indie folk-rock band from Seattle. They came together in 2009 through a series of open mic nights at the Conor Byrne pub in Old Ballard. They scored two a #1 single with their song “Lost in My Mind” and they’ve opened for Vampire Weekend, The Decemberists and more, and are on the ascent.
For more information, a map, or to purchase tickets please go to Sun Valley Center for the Arts
Fri29Aug2014Sun31Aug2014Various Times Located throughout the Valley
Festivals throughout the Wood River Valley bring professional arts, crafts, and antique dealers from all over the West.
HAILEY’S ANTIQUE MARKET
Roberta McKercher Park and Hailey National Armory, Thursday – shop set up!
Friday 9am-6pm • Saturday 9am-6pm • Sunday 9am-4pm
HAILEY’S MAIN STREET ANTIQUE & ART SHOW
730 N. Main Street, Hailey • Friday and Saturday 9-7 Sunday 9-5 • (208)312-4900
The largest non-motorized parade in the Northwest, the Big Hitch Parade includes over one hundred museum quality buggies,carriages,carts,stage,coaches, and wagons.The six enormous Lewis Ore Wagons, known as the Big Hitch, are the grand finale and are pulled by an authentic 20 mule jerkline.
Sat30Aug20143:00 pmCasino on Main Street in Ketchum
The famous Casino, located on Main Street in Ketchum will feature Live Music after the Parade.
Sat30Aug2014Sun31Aug20144:00 pmRodeo Grounds in Hailey
Top 12 Rodeo Competitors • Tickets $12 adults, $5 Kids
Address: 791 Main Street, Hailey, ID
For more information please visit www.intermountainprorodeo.com or call 208-521-7708
Sat30Aug2014Sun31Aug20148 a.m. - noonKetchum Town Square
Start Wagon Days weekend right with an all-you-can-eat country breakfast with live music at Ketchum Town Square. Adults $8, Seniors/ Teens $7, Kids $5, 3 and under are Free. All proceeds benefit local youth.
The Papoose Pancake Breakfast at Wagon Days has been a community tradition since 1977. It is held on the Saturday and Sunday mornings of Labor Day weekend at the Ketchum Town Square. Serving an all you can eat country breakfast of pancakes, sausages, and eggs, all flipped, fried and served by club members and local characters. On Sunday, the breakfast is followed by the Big Hitch Parade, one of the largest non-motorized parades in the Pacific Northwest featuring museum quality wagons, buggies, and stagecoaches.
For more information please visit Papoose Club
Sat30Aug20149 a.m. - 5 p.m. Ketchum Town Square
Visit Ketchum Town Square located on Fourth and Washington for mini-train rides, astro-jump, climbing wall, bungee run and much more. Proceeds to benefit SMAS Cheerleaders. Unlimited all-rides pass $10.
Sat30Aug2014Sun31Aug20149 a.m. - 8 p.m. Sun Valley Resort
Silver Auctions presents the annual Sun Valley Collector Car Auction. 250 collector car owners and dealers gallantly arrive at Sun Valley Resort where their prized possessions are displayed and auctioned off in this two-day premier sale. For more information call (800) 255-4485 or visit Silver Auctions
Sun31Aug20141-4pmRotary Park off of Warm Springs Road at Saddle Road
Rotary Park, Warm Springs Road, Ketchum. Music, food and fun! For more information and to purchase a duck call visit www.rotaryduckrace.org. Cost is $5 per duck, 6 for $25, and 13 for $50.
Who:You! Bring yourself and the kids to the 17th annual Great Wagon Days Duck Race. This is a family friendly event!
When:Saturday, August 30, 2014
The Party starts at 2:00 p.m., with live music from 3-5 p. m. The ducks should hit the water around 4 p.m.
Where: Rotary Park: Warm Springs Road at Saddle Road
Thousands upon thousands of ducks will be launched in the Wood River at the Warm Springs bridge and will race to the finish line at Rotary Park.
Prizes: Prize winners will be announced Monday on this website and in Wednesday’s paper.
Mon01Sep2014Main Street Bellevue
City of Bellevue hosts music, food, crafts and more.