December 2017

Winter Scene

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.

December – 2017

Christmas Decorating Contest – Light up the town!!!

Last year this was a very popular event enjoyed by the community.  It was a beautiful experience to ride around the area and see all the brightly lighted homes and businesses.  So, this year, join in the fun.  Decorate the exterior of your home or business.  (Must be within zip code 83554).  Prizes for the best decorations to be awarded at the Lighted Parade on December 16th.
Contact the Canyon House, 839.2777, if you would like to be included in the judging.




Help Decorate White Bird, December 3rd, Saturday

Decorate the Town for Christmas – Join others in “City Park” on Friday, December 1st at 3:00 PM to help decorate our town for the holidays.


White Bird Area Recreation District (WBARD) Hunting Contests



The Big Buck Brag Time Contest: Prizes awarded for the BIGGEST rack and the NON-TYPICAL rack.  The entry fee is $5.  The racks will be measured and judged on December 2 (you must be present to win).

The First-Time Hunter Bragging Contest:  Entrants must be 10-12 years old (Hunter Education Age).  Judges will review photos of you with your deer or elk.  Prizes awarded for the uniqueness in bagging the animal and/or the biggest rack.  No entry fee for the “First-Time Hunters.”



Mobile Food Bank, First Thursday, December 7, noon, at the school.  Call Leah Harvey, 839.2285, if you have any questions or would like to volunteer.



“Santa’s Comin’ to Town” Parade and Celebration, Saturday, December 16th

  •   “Santa’s Comin’ to Town Parade” will be coming down the hill at 6:00 PM.
  •   Parade lineup is at 5:45 PM at the top of the hill pullout.
  •   Contact Barbara Lowe, 208.839.2444, or Danielle, 208. 839.2457 for further information or to join the parade.
  •   Chili/Cornbread, Hot Cocoa, Bon Fire in the Park, sponsored by White Bird Chamber.

  •   Santa Goodie Bags, sponsored by the Rebekah Lodge #13.
  •   Santa will have a special gift for all children!
  •   Family Christmas Dance to follow parade at the IOOF Hall (featuring music by Dave, Joaquin & Verna)