While snowfalls are common through May, the warmer days start to make themselves visible, making the spring a great time to be outdoors watching the wildlife wake up from the hibernating months. Enjoy the outdoors and its majestic mountains and forested trails. There are also great opportunities and events that can not be missed if you want to fully experience the famous wild west.
All events are subject to change to comply with state and county public health orders.
The Jackson Hole Rendezvous Music Festival is a two-day event on April 1-2, 2022, spring lifestyle and music festival providing the most iconic backdrops imaginable for our legendary music acts: historic downtown Jackson Town Square and the base of Jackson Hole Mountain Resort. General admission is free on a first-come, first-served basis. Limited-quantity VIP tickets are available for purchase.
Jackson Hole Mountain Resort closing day is April 10th, 2022. Great bands entertain the crowds in this unforgettable, sunny slope side location under the Aerial Tram. Take your last run down the mountain of the season and enjoy free live music.
54th Annual Easter Egg Hunt on Town Square is going to take place at 10 a.m. on April 16th, 2022. Costumed characters will be there, including the Easter Bunny greeting children who scramble for colorful eggs on the Square.
The Jackson Hole Farmers Market is a community event supporting local and regional farmers and food vendors. Taking place on April 18th, 2022 from 1 to 4 p.m., this time at the Lodge of Jackson Hole.
APRIL – PARKS ALERTS
Yellowstone National Park: Most park roads are closed to automobiles until mid-April. The road from the North Entrance at Gardiner, Montana, through the park to Cooke City, Montana, is open year-round. Click “more” to see the current status of park roads. Read more>>
Wildland fire danger: LOW
EcoFair has celebrated environmental stewardship and featured sustainability-oriented booths, live music, local food, demonstrations, kids’ activities, recycling education, and more for nearly 20 years. Come celebrate on May 14, 12-5PM.
Old West Days is Jackson’s beloved celebration of history and heritage, starting with the Elk Fest on May 21-22, 2022 and its world’s best collection of elk antler. Private antler sales start at 8 am for antler, paddles, horns and more from vendors around the nation. Then, the best antler collected from the National Elk Refuge are sold at public auction on the Town Square. On Sunday 22nd, the Old West competition for the coveted chili trophy that professionals and amateurs brag about all year, you will be able to sample chili and local brews by a free concert of local Bluegrass & Country bands on Town Square.
On May 29th, two-time GRAMMY winner Travis Tritt will headline The Million Dollar Music Fest presented by The Cowboy Bar, as the third-year festival makes its triumphant return to the historic Jackson Hole Town Square. Country music super trio, Runaway June and gritty Southern rockers, The Desert City Ramblers will join the third annual Million Dollar Music Fest in support.
The Old West Brewfest is a celebration of an age-old craft. Breweries from around the mountain west region gather on the Jackson Hole Town Square to compete for the Golden Boot, a people’s choice award. Free, live music will be rockin’ on Town Square during this event, and family entertainment will be available all day on May 28, 2022.
MAY – PARKS ALERTS
Grand Teton National Park: Construction will take place beginning in 2022. The southern portion of the road from the Granite Canyon Entrance to the Laurance S. Rockefeller Preserve will be closed in 2022 except on weekends (7 pm Friday to 7 am Monday) from Memorial Day to Labor Day. The Granite Canyon Trailhead will be closed to all access during 2022. For more information check the Moose-Wilson Road Construction page.
Yellowstone National Park: East Entrance to Lake Village (Sylvan Pass), Canyon Village to Lake Village opens on May 6. Between Cooke City, MT, on US-212 to Chief Joseph Scenic Byway (WY-296)* opens on May 11. South Entrance to West Thumb, Lake Village to West Thumb, West Thumb to Old Faithful (Craig Pass), Tower Junction to Tower Fall opens on May 13, and Tower Fall to Canyon Junction (Dunraven Pass), Beartooth Highway (US-212)* opens on May 27.
*Check the road construction page to learn more about major projects that will cause delays and closures in 2022.
JACKSON HOLE SUMMER EVENTS
The Art Fair is a quintessential Jackson Hole summer event featuring professional local and national artists selling fine art and craft including ceramics, paintings, furniture, photography, and much more. June 17-19 at the Center for the Arts Lawn.
Food & Wine Sumer Festival offers on Jun 23-25, 2022 a variety of flavors and experiences unique to Jackson Hole. Join us this June to interact and dine with a broad culinary community of local and guest chefs, winemakers, cocktail and beer experts and much more.
The Cody Peak 50K, Cirque 30K, and Wild 15K events take place on June 25-26. Race through the high alpine of Jackson Hole Mountain Resort, home to world-class trail running in the Bridger-Teton National Forest.
One of Teton’s Village most popular shows are back with their unique blend of fine art, and one of a kind antiques, providing something for everyone at Art & Antique Show. With award winning artists, and nationally acclaimed antique dealers, MC Presents has something for everyone. Starting on June 24, 25, 26 and more to see through the summer.
The Grand Teton Music Festival’s 61st season will be held from July 3-August 27, 2022. Join us for eight weeks of performances under the leadership of Music Director Sir Donald Runnicles. A beloved GTMF tradition, Patriotic Pops pairs fireworks and pops music for an Independence Day to remember! Vocalist Capathia Jenkins returns to perform at this family-friendly event.
The 66th Annual Teton County Fair invites you on July 23-31. Experience an exceptional fair while learning Jackson’s western heritage, uniting urban and rural communities in celebration.
Enjoy great Jackson Hole summer events and make sure to check out our vacation rentals!
There’s nothing more exciting or refreshing than a great getaway planned with travel sights set firmly on Jackson Hole, Wyoming. This beautiful and endlessly appealing vacation destination has a way of beckoning to a variety of visitors each year. It’s a great locale for those with a passion for the great outdoors in equal measure to those who are thrilled to make the most of relaxing moments paired with a sensational view too. In fact, no matter what your travel interests may be, Jackson Hole promises to have something engaging for you! From time spent at the National Museum of Wildlife Art or the Historical Society Museum to afternoons spent exploring the National Elk Refuge, it’s a place that puts varying interests and passions at the forefront of every activity.
While Jackson Hole promises to be a year-round destination with no shortage of options for fun to pick from, there’s something particularly appealing about a summer getaway in this direction. When the weather is warm, landscapes are in full bloom and wildlife is accessible in abundance, Jackson Hole comes to life with a one-of-a-kind and certainly vibrant atmosphere visitors will find tantalizing. That said, when the draw is so evident to such an amazing destination, booking a summer getaway in advance is always a good idea. Making the most of your 2022 Jackson Hole summer vacation starts with planning now for great things to come!
TURN SAVINGS INTO OPPORTUNITIES
Many travelers head to Jackson Hole with a long list of activities and attractions they’re hoping to experience and enjoy. Unfortunately, trying to book many of these fun moments can prove almost impossible if you wait until the last minute. Summer is considered the high travel season in Jackson Hole and everything from tours to local excursions have a way of filling up fast. If you do manage to make a last-minute booking, you’ll likely find the price soaring compared to other times of the year. The way around this issue is to make it a priority to book your Jackson Hole activities in advance. Whether you’re looking forward to local tours, museum stops, or dinner at certain restaurants, putting your plans and reservations in place today ensures you’ll be part of the fun and comes with some incredible savings as well! There are fantastic discounts to be found if you start looking now. Adding to the benefits is the fact that everything you save on costly tours and excursions can be turned into spending money for the trip when you stumble across those hidden gems along the way. With the help of our dedicated Concierge team, you can set up curated experiences that maximize your time in Jackson Hole, all while taking away the headaches of booking yourself!
BOOK THE RENTAL OF YOUR DREAMS
At Abode Jackson Hole, we love providing rental accommodations to our guests that help them make the most of every moment of their stay. However, our amazing properties fill up fast when reservations are available at the simple touch of a button. If you’re hoping to enjoy a luxurious retreat this summer, booking now is definitely the way to go! We offer guests access to a variety of stunning rental properties across Jackson Hole that not only keep you close to the places you’re excited to experience, but include the luxury, comfort, and convenience guests are looking for too. Taking time to browse options now ensures that you’ll end up in a rental you love that includes all of those fun extras that can make a huge difference. Looking for a fireplace, large yard, balcony, pool, hot tub, or a specific view? Booking today will lead to a summer getaway that includes it all and more.
LET GO OF STRESS AND ENJOY THE JOURNEY
Perhaps the most important benefit associated with booking your summer 2022 getaway to Jackson Hole early is the peace of mind you’ll find when it’s all said and done. Vacation should be an experience in restoration, relaxation, and fun. There’s no way to embrace the best of those elements when you’re spending time worrying about last-minute tickets or whether or not your preferred vacation rental will be available. Instead of stressing and minimizing moments that should be focused on adventure and exploration, consider booking early and enjoying the comfort that comes when you know it’s simply all taken care of. If you happen to pocket some savings while you’re at it—all the better!
BOOK A STAY FOR YOUR JACKSON HOLE SUMER VACATION TODAY
When a Jackson Hole adventure is calling your name, there’s truly no reason to wait. When you’re ready to turn those travel plans into an exciting itinerary complete with amazing accommodations in place, the team at Abode Jackson Hole has you covered. Start planning your Jackson Hole summer adventure today with a dedicated local Reservation Specialist by calling (855) 201-7128 or browse our exclusive portfolio of property options in this area and book direct. We look forward to welcoming you to beautiful Jackson Hole, Wyoming this summer!
As the weather warms up, Jackson Hole becomes the heart of summertime events. We narrowed down our top favorite events to get your summer vacation started.
Saturday 12: New this summer at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort, the Sweetwater Gondola will open in addition to Teewinot Chairlift to expand the JH Bike Park with three new trails and over 1,000 vertical feet of advanced and expert terrain in addition to the classic Bike Park terrain off Teewinot.
Sunday 20: Father’s Day 2021 in Teton Village! Jackson Hole Mountain Resort will give to Dad a complimentary Gondola sightseeing ticket with accompanying child purchase, a complimentary bike park lift ticket with accompanying child purchase, a 10% additional off on sale items at JH Sports and Hoback Sports, a 20% off Bike Rentals at JH Sports!
Friday 25 – Sunday 27: The Art & Antique Show with award winning artists, and nationally acclaimed antique dealers is going yo take place in the beautiful, premier resort area of Teton Village. MC Presents shows are a unique blend of fine art, and one of a kind antiques, providing something for everyone.
Saturday 26 – Sunday 27: Join the Teton Mountain Runs! Race through the high alpine world-class trail in the Bridger-Teton National Forest, steep gradual climbs full of wild flowers and gorgeous mountain views. The 50K & 15K courses are going to take place on Sunday June 27 and the 30K on Saturday June 26.
JACKSON HOLE JULY EVENTS
Tuesdays, Thursdays & Saturdays: Come enjoy elevated yoga on the Deck at the top of the Bridger Gondola! Get your sun salutations at 9095′. Sponsored by Teton Village Sports, Lole, and Jackson Hole Mountain Resort.
Sunday 4: The Teton Village Association and Jackson Hole Mountain resort are pleased to announce that there will be two fireworks shows on the Fourth of July. The two locations are Teton Village and the Stilson transit center. There will also be fireworks at Snow King Mountain Resort. All three fireworks shows will start at 10pm and we request that guests watch the fireworks from the safety of their vehicles, yard or windows.
Friday 9 – Sunday 11: MC Presents has been hosting premiere art and antique shows in Teton Village, The Art & Antique Show provides something for everyone.
Enjoy these Jackson Hole july events that you can look back to after your unforgettable vacation!
Saturday 7: Rendezvous Mountain Hillclimb, the most demanding hill climb running event in the West! This non-profit annual race is run in honor of longtime JHMR Aerial Tram mechanic Chris Onufer (Captain “X”), who on March 7th, 2012 tragically passed away in an avalanche. And to keep the spirit of running alive for future generations, Jackson Hole Mountain Resort donates 100% of the proceeds to the trails division of Friends of Pathways, all in the name of Chris Onufer.
Friday 20 – Sunday 22: Come shop at the last Art & Antique Show show of the year, then enjoy lunch, dinner, or drinks at one of the many restaurants in Teton Village.
Rodeos has been a part of Jackson Hole’s cowboy culture since the first settlers arrived over 100 years ago. Your Jackson Hole vacation would not be complete without experiencing the legendary Jackson Hole Rodeo. Rodeos are Wednesdays and Saturdays from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day excluding fair week (July 25-31), with additional rodeos every Friday in July and August. See you at the Rodeo Arena!
Don’t forget to support the Local Food Movement! Every Friday morning from 9am to 1:00pm, The Teton Valley Farmers Market connects local farmers, food purveyors, and artisans with the Teton community. Bring your bag!
From July 2 through August 21 enjoy the Grand Teton Music Festival’s 2021 season. The Festival’s 60th will be held under the leadership of Music Director Sir Donald Runnicles. The world-class talents of the Festival Orchestra musicians are featured in a weekly chamber music series at Walk Festival Hall. Select performances will be streamed online.
WHERE TO STAY THIS SUMMER