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Experience Real Winter Magic in Caldwell, Idaho

Every year, the city of Caldwell transforms into a real-life winter wonderland from the weekend before Thanksgiving until the first week of January. Over 1 million LED Christmas lights decorate the city, painting its streets in glowing reds, purples and blues. The more than 1 million holiday lights cover trees, buildings and bridges all over […]

South Dakota’s Calendar Ranges From Bikers to Bison

Crazy Horse Memorial Volksmarch (Custer), June 1 & October 1 Hike up the mountain to stand face-to-face with Crazy Horse! The volksmarch is the most popular organized hike in the United States, welcoming nearly 15,000 hikers. Laura Ingalls Wilder Pageant (De Smet), July 5-7, 12-14, 19-21 The annual Laura Ingalls Wilder Pageant in De Smet […]

2024 Celebrates History In North Dakota

January 6, 2024, marks the 105th anniversary of Theodore Roosevelt’s passing, a significant milestone in not just North Dakota’s history, but the whole nation’s. His robust conservation efforts, visionary policies and impact on the United States’ political landscapes are immeasurable and memorialized throughout North Dakota through Theodore Roosevelt National Park, Medora, and the Theodore Roosevelt […]

Folk Music, Rodeo, Arts on the Calendar in Montana

Montana Folk Festival is one of the largest free music events in the northwestern U.S. Held in Butte from July 12-14, 2024, multiple stages offer a variety of traditional and ethnic performers. A great way to enjoy local art is by attending community Art Walks, usually held on Friday evenings once a month. Browse galleries […]

Buffalo Heritage Days Brings History Alive in Buffalo

Buffalo and Kaycee, Wyoming, are among the few remaining authentically Western towns where the past and the present collide. This community is full of rich and diverse cultures keeping their heritage alive in everyday practice from agriculture to art, trade skills and music. Here, you can interact with experts while getting hands-on with ancient techniques […]

Pack Your Bags for Idaho’s Upcoming Can’t-Miss Events

Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve is celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2024. Formed during eight major eruptions over thousands of years, this unique landscape of lava flows and cinder cones resembles the moon’s surface, which made it the perfect training ground for NASA’s Apollo 14 mission. Anniversary events will be held May […]