Special Events

Nearly every weekend throughout the year there is something going on in Jackson Hole!  From summertime outdoor concerts, to art shows, to athletic competitions there is something for anyone's interest.  Please visit the Jackson Hole Chamber of Commerce and the Jackson Hole Mountain Resort for a detailed lists of events. 

Here are just some of the special events taking place in October and November:

Saturday, November 9th
Winter's Driver Education Series
This truly special event is being organized by the Yellowstone Region Porche Club.   The purpose of this event is to educate individuals how to drive their safely on the snow and ice.  A snow and ice course will be constructed to drive your personal car on and receive instruction from professional instructors.  The event will take place on November 9th, November 16th, and November 30th (with alternative dates of December 1st and December 7th).   The series will take place at the Teton County Fairgrounds.  For more information contact Scot Anderson 734-6006.   


Thursday, November 28th
21st Annual Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot Race
There will be a 5K walk, a 5K run and a Lil' Gobblers Fun Race.   Come join in the fun and trot up an appetite before sitting down to that large Thanksgiving Day feast.   Race day registration begins at 7:30am at the Recreation Center.   The 5K walk begins at 8:45am with the 5k run begins at 9:15am and the Lil' Gobblers race will be announced.  For questions please contact the Teton County Parks and Recreation offices at 732-5762.



Are you an event planner and need more information?  The Town of Jackson is a wonderful place for your next special event. 


Please contact the Town's Special Events Coordinator

Town Hall, 150 Pearl Avenue
8 AM - 5 PM, Monday through Friday, or by appointment
P.O. Box 1687
Jackson, WY 83001

Phone:  (307) 733-3932 (ext. 1112)
Fax:  (307) 739-0919

Special Events may require the following permits (see application for more details):

Frequently Asked Questions About Special Events
Information Regarding the Use of Tents
Special Event Permit
Catering Permit
Malt Beverage Permit
Exposition License
Sign Permit
Noise Permit