- Fire in park kills one
- FEATURE: Quiet casualties
- GET OUT: Jackson X-treme
- MUSIC BOX: Life from the looking glass
- THE BUZZ: The faces of Blair
- GUEST OPINION: Fueling the future
- WELL, THAT HAPPENED: Crafty comedienne
- FOODIE FILES: Lazy August drinking
- Democrats forward three to BCC
- MUSIC BOX: Honkytonk and Ferris wheels
THIS WEEK 5.14 – 5.20
THIS WEEK 5.14 – 5.20
Tap the Tetons
Neighborhood Teton craft breweries join together to get locals excited about beer. Taste as much beer as you want from five breweries.
Tap the Tetons Mini Brewfest, 5 to 7 p.m. at Q Roadhouse. craftbeer.com
Join PAWS for a farewell party to celebrate our park and to learn more about the future of Sophie’s Place.
Sophie’s Place Farewell Party, 5:30 p.m. at Sophie’s Place Dog Park. Free. pawsofjh.org.
Help us celebrate food, farmers, bakers and brewers of the Teton Region. Enjoy tasty samples, win great prizes and participate in family-friendly activities.
9th Annual Locavore’s Night Out, 5 to 9 p.m. at Driggs Community Center. $5. tetonslowfood.org.
Magic and illusion
Award-winning illusionist Jason Bishop will entertain all ages with state-of-the-art magic, mesmerizing sleight of hand and exclusive grand illusions.
Illusionist Jason Bishop in Rexburg, 6 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. at BYU-Idaho. $12, $6 for BYU students; available at tickets.byui.edu or 208-496-310. byui.edu.
A sneak peek
Get a sneak peek at Charles M. Russell’s paintings of wildlife, prior to the public opening. The curator of art and research will speak and introduce the exhibit.
Harmless Hunter: Charles M. Russell, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at NMWA. Free with museum admission. wildlifeart.org.
Muster up some creativity and choose items from the ReStore to repurpose into something completely different.
Upcycled: A Celebration of Resourceful Creativity, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Habitat Restore. $20, age 6 and up, must be accompanied by an adult. Sign up at 734-0828 ext. 3. tetonhabitat.org.
SATURDAY 5.17 & SUNDAY 5.18
ElkFest on the Square
A weekend of activities built around the 47th Annual Antler Auction including a Chili Cook-Off and the Mountain Man Rendezvous. All proceeds benefit habitat enhancement projects on the Refuge.
Jackson Hole ElkFest, all day on the Town Square. jacksonholechamber.com.
Chili and beer
Not just another night of celebrating American Craft Beer Week, taste several local beers paired with a variety of cheeses.
Chili Cook-off & Craft Beer, 5 p.m. Roadhouse Brewery. Giving away free taste coupons. roadhousebrewery.com.
Birds of prey
Learn how bird behaviors can help you identify wild birds of prey and participate in activities to explore the challenges raptors face.
Talon Nights, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Old Wilson Schoolhouse Community Center in Wilson. Free. tetonraptorcenter.org.