April 2018

There’s lots to do in White Bird…year-round.

Photo provided by Salmon River Photos

Photo courtesy of Salmon River Photos

An old-fashioned Parade, Celebration, and hometown Rodeo during White Bird Days on Father’s Day weekend in mid-June is always wildly popular. Other fun, family events range from a Sausage Feed in March, to Art Shows & Sales, Chili Cook-Offs, and more. Check this website for contact information about our events and family festivals occurring throughout the year in White Bird, Idaho.

Community events and festivals occur frequently in White Bird, Idaho and in addition to the annual Festival & Parade in mid June, range from trap shoots, to Easter Egg Hunts, bike rides, a Halloween youth party, the Rebekah Turkey Dinner, and Christmas programs….there’s a lot going on in this small town in north central Idaho.

APRIL – 2018

April 01

Easter “Sonrise” Service at the Battlefield Overlook, 7 AM

Join this very special, Easter service at the Overlook.  A free breakfast follows at Pleasant View Baptist Church at 8 AM.  All are most welcome!!! 

April 05

Mobile Food Bank, First Thursday, noon, at the school. Call Leah Harvey, 839.2285, if you have any questions or would like to volunteer.

April 14

White Bird Rodeo Queen Tryouts (Moved from March 24th)

Attention young women, ages 13 – 18, who reside in Adams, Idaho, Lewis, Nezperce or Valley counties:
Announcing tryouts for the 29th annual 2018 White Bird Rodeo Queen at the White Bird Rodeo Arena south of town on Hwy 95, 1 PM (Pacific Time).  Contact Kami at 208.983.1726 or 208.983.8779 for further details.

April 20April 21April 22

34th Annual Salmon River Jet Boat Races in Riggins, Idaho

Enjoy the jet boat races on Saturday and Sunday.  Racing begins at 10 AM (MT).  The Welcome BBQ and “Show & Shine” Boat Show are on Friday.  The most exciting and longest running river Jet Boat Race in the U.S.A.!  Thrill to the speed of the jet boats as they thunder along the River of No Return.  Race teams from the United States and Canada will compete for cash prizes.  Show & Shine “Boat Show”, BBQ, Fireworks, and more!!!  Detailed information is available on the Salmon River website.

April 28Riggins 4th Annual Color the Canyon 5k Fun Run

The race will start and end at the Salmon River Elementary School Playground at 10 a.m.  Registration, 8:30 a.m. – 9:45 a.m.

Annual Rebekah Spring Fiesta 

Olé!  Fabulous home-cooked, Mexican Food at the IOOF Hall.  Begins at noon (food served until gone).  A delicious meal (that you don’t have to cook!) at an unbeatable price.  Support this annual fundraising eventLots of great food, including enchiladas, chili rellenos, Mexican lasagna, rice, beans, Southwestern salad, and that delicious flan for dessert!


April 28

April 29

Gun Show, Saturday and Sunday, Hoot’s Café!

Lots to see at this fine gun show.  Hoot’s Café.  Small admission charge.  Starts about 9 AM.  Call 839.2265 for details.