Bear Lake Valley Events

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Apr
26
Fri
Trivia Night
Apr 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Trivia Night @ Bear Lake High School | Montpelier | Idaho | United States

Enjoy a Night of Food, Fun, and of course TRIVIA! Food is by donation and teams are reserved ahead of time by calling Tracy Park at 208-847-4450. Each team can have up to 10 people with a sponsorship of $250. There will be silent auction items for individuals to bid on. The Education and Health Care Foundations are excited to have Modern Woodmen of America host this event. Spectators welcomed. 

Jun
1
Sat
Adult Mental Health First Aid Certification
Jun 1 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Adult Mental Health First Aid Certification. Free training fro any adult (18+) to learn to make a difference through the steps of ALGEE (Assess, Listen, Give, Encourage, Encourage).

Jun
6
Thu
Bear Lake Marathon
Jun 6 – Jun 8 all-day
Bear Lake Marathon @ Water’s Edge Resort | Garden City | Utah | United States

The Bear Lake Marathon is fast becoming one of America’s favorite races with amazing scenery. By completing three races in three states in three days runners can check off three states at once. Marathons & Half Marathons in 3 states, Idaho, Wyoming and Utah.

Jun
8
Sat
Oregon Trail Grand Opening
Jun 8 all-day
Oregon Trail Grand Opening @  The National Oregon/California Trail Center | Montpelier | Idaho | United States

Step back in time without leaving town. Start off the tourist season with a FREE tours for locals and special pricing on food! Details coming soon!

Jun
15
Sat
Woodruff Classic Carshow
Jun 15 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Woodruff Classic Carshow @ Woodruff Utah | Woodruff | Utah | United States

Charity and Military Appreciation Car Show Free to the public. Free to the public & Free Registration. 4-H hamburger sale, Charity Auction and Military Appreciation Ceremony.

Jun
29
Sat
Cody’s Car Show
Jun 29 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Cody's Car Show @ Cody's Gastro Garage | Garden City | Utah | United States

Don’t miss Cody’s Gastro Garage’s annual Car Show! Proceeds will fund Cody’s scholarship fund for Bear Lake High and Rich High School. First car is $25 and each additional car $5. 

Jul
4
Thu
Montpelier 4th of July Celebration
Jul 4 all-day
Montpelier 4th of July Celebration @ Allinger Park | Montpelier | Idaho | United States

Celebrate Independence Day with a Pancake Breakfast in the morning and Fireworks at dusk! The Rotary Club is asking for a donation of choice but not required. Show to start approximately 10 pm. Come early and enjoy the music.

Paris 4th of July Celebration
Jul 4 all-day
Paris 4th of July Celebration @ Paris Idaho | Paris | Idaho | United States

Chuckwagon Breakfast, Paris Tabernacle Patriotic Pageant, Parade and Youth Rodeo. Fun Run from Montpelier to Paris. 

Jul
12
Fri
Bear Lake Monster Swim
Jul 12 @ 7:00 am – 2:00 pm
Bear Lake Monster Swim @ Bear Lake Marina

The Bear Lake Monster Swim (aka Swim Across Bear Lake) is a 10K point-to-point swim across the width of Bear Lake. The swim is open to solo swimmers and 2 to 6-person relay teams. There is also the Small Monster Swim (1/2 Mile and 1 Mile) and Solo Swimmers. Swim with the Bear Lake Monster! 

Jul
19
Fri
Meet Me In Paris Heirloom Day
Jul 19 – Jul 20 all-day
Meet Me In Paris Heirloom Day @ Thomas Sleight Cabin Park | Paris | Idaho | United States

“Paint in Paris” – Friday and Saturday July 19th and 20th: Open to everyone all ages, family or individual, plein Aire or photo, all media.
“Meet me in Paris” Heirloom Day – Saturday July 20th: Historic Home Tours of the James Nye Home, Landon Rich home, Fredrick Roger home, Alfred Budge home, and the Joe Price Home. Organ Recital at the Kelvin Smith Home in Paris. Visit and hear the 5,000 pipe organ in the Smith Home. The Organ is the second largest organ in the state of Idaho. Guided Historical Family Walking Tours.

Jul
20
Sat
Bear Lake Alaskan Salmon Barbeque and 5K
Jul 20 all-day
Bear Lake Alaskan Salmon Barbeque and 5K @ St. Charles City Park | Saint Charles | Idaho | United States

Come enjoy some of Bear Lake’s finest scenery as you run or stroll from the St. Charles City Park around the Jericho Loop returning to the park to dine on fresh Alaskan Salmon (or BBQ’d hamburgers for the finicky, non-fish folks).

Aug
1
Thu
Bear Lake Raspberry Days
Aug 1 – Aug 3 all-day
Bear Lake Raspberry Days @ Garden City | Garden City | Utah | United States

Come celebrate the harvest of our famous Bear Lake Raspberries. Enjoy the weekend with a Parade, Laketown Rodeo, Craft Fair, Live Concerts, 5K Run, Pancake Breakfast, Dances, Golf Tournament, Boat Light Parade and Fireworks! View the Raspberry Days Brochure.

Aug
3
Sat
Boat Light Parade & Fireworks
Aug 3 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Boat Light Parade & Fireworks @ Bear Lake State Park | Garden City | Utah | United States

Watch a parade of boats decorated with colorful lights beneath an amazing fireworks display. The boat parade starts at ends at the Bear Lake Marina. The boats leave at 9 p.m. and then return around 11 p.m.. If you would like to participate in the parade contact Bear Lake State park at bearlake@utah.gov or 435-946-3343. Watch a video of the Boat Light Parade! 

Aug
9
Fri
Idaho & Utah Free Fishing Day
Aug 9 all-day
Idaho & Utah Free Fishing Day @ Bear Lake | Garden City | Utah | United States

All anglers, residents and nonresidents, can celebrate the day by fishing Bear lake without a license! If you’ve never been fishing, this is a great day to learn. All other fishing rules and regulations including creel limits, opening dates and tackle restrictions remain in effect. Check the Idaho Seasons and Rules. Download a copy of the Utah Fishing Guidebook.
Future Idaho dates: June 13, 2020 & June 12, 2021.

Aug
12
Mon
Bear Lake County Fair
Aug 12 – Aug 17 all-day
Bear Lake County Fair @ Bear Lake County Fair Grounds | Montpelier | Idaho | United States

Bring the family for some good old fashioned fun! Rodeo, Carnival, Concert, Demolition Derby, Parade, Exhibits and more. 

Sep
7
Sat
LOTOJA
Sep 7 – Sep 8 all-day
LOTOJA @ LoToJa Classic Bike Race | Garden City | Utah | United States

Please join us for the 35th edition of the LoToJa Classic. Enjoy an epic autumn day bike racing/riding over 200 miles from Logan, UT to Jackson Hole, WY!

Sep
14
Sat
Bear Lake Triathlon
Sep 14 – Sep 15 all-day
Bear Lake Triathlon @ Bear Lake Hot Springs | Saint Charles | Idaho | United States

The Bear Lake Brawl Triathlon is the original and only triathlon currently held in Bear Lake . Organized and race directed by On Hill Events an experienced Race Director with over 120 races of experience. Distances Sprint, Olympic, Half 70 1/3, Full 140 2/3.

Sep
27
Fri
Bear 100 Endurance Run
Sep 27 – Sep 28 all-day
Bear 100 Endurance Run @ Fish Haven | Fish Haven | Idaho | United States

A Cool, Autumn loop through the pines, golden aspen and red maples in Bear Lake. 100 Miles, 22, 518′ of climb. Begins at the mouth of Logan Dry Canyon and ends in Fish Haven, Idaho.