Happening this week, July 16 – 22
Mad River mixer
Meet the Mad River family and mingle with locals who share a love of the river and learn more about Mad River Boat Trips.
Mad River Boat Trips Chamber Mixer, 5 to 7 p.m. at the Mad River Wedge. Free. jacksonholechamber.com
We’ve got the scoop
Belly up to the National Ice Cream Month celebration at this fun ice cream social with local Haagen Dazs and Moo’s Gourmet Ice Cream.
Ice Cream Social, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. on the sun deck at the Rec Center. Free. tetonreccenter.org.
Sanders infuses his paintings with nostalgia and mystery, portraying the artist’s reverence for the everyday contemporary West.
Jared Sanders Artist Reception, 5 to 8 p.m. at Altamira Fine Art. Free. altamiraart.com.
Third Thursday Art Walk
Enjoy Jackson Hole’s world-class art at each of the unique member galleries as you stroll through town. Artsy beverages and bites will be offered at most locations.
Gallery Art Walk, 5 to 8 p.m. at various galleries. Free. jacksonholegalleries.com.
Piece and balance
Get a glimpse of Phil Keleny’s fresh series of abstract forms and shapes inspired by cognitive residue from travels in urban, natural and spiritual realms.
Phil Keleny art show, 4 to 8 p.m. at Matterhouse. Free. matterhouse.com
Spirit of landscape
Find yourself in a place where the boundary between the physical world and the ethereal world is particularly thin, a place where heaven and earth seem to touch.
A Thin Place: Kathryn M. Turner, 5 to 8 p.m. at Trio Fine Art. Free. triofineart.com.
Art on the fly
Watch blank canvasses become masterpieces as artists complete paintings in only three hours. Paintings will be offered for sale immediately following the Quick Draw.
Quick Draw and Sale, 9 a.m. to noon at Menor’s Ferry. Free. pleinairforthepark.org.
Paint a pony?
Build your own ice cream sundae, chow down on the best hot dogs or take advantage of the odd opportunity to paint a live pony.
White Horse Social, 6 to 8 p.m. at Teton County Fairgrounds Food Court. $10; kids 12 and under $7. tetonwyo.org.
Nicholas Varney will show his diverse collection of hand-crafted timeless elegance. Each stone is carefully chosen and each setting implies beauty and artistic exuberance.
Jewelry Show, 6 to 8 p.m. at Tayloe Piggott Gallery. Free. tayloepiggottjewelry.com.