Event Details

Western Playdays

Lemhi County Fairgrounds
(Location 8 on the map.)

Thursday, July 3rd.  Sign-ups start at 5:15 p.m.

Races start at 6:00 p.m. and include 300 yard open sprint, kids 12 and under race, 100 yard race, stick horse race kids 6 & under.   All races are enter on site.  No entry fees.

Arena Events start after the races and include kids dummy roping, wheelbarrow race, rescue race, greased pig chase, flag race, banana relay, boot scramble and barrel racing.

Admission: Under 6 and over 66 FREE.  $5 per person or $15 per family.

Fun Run/Walk

Brought to you by Fitness 7 Athletic Club, LLC.

Friday, July 4th.  Racers meet at 7:00 a.m. at the Fitness 7 building on the corner of S. Andrews and Van Dreff.  (Location 13 on the map.)

Participants will run/walk to the flag pole at the Sacajawea Center and back to Fitness 7 for a 5k distance.

Thanks for participating!

For information, contact Fitness 7 at 208.756.8448.



Boat Races

Brought to you by Kookaburra Rafting and the Grey House Inn

Sunday, July 6th.  This is a boat race from Shoup Bridge to the Island Park.  Participants are encouraged to decorate their boats and are judged on creativity and placement in the race.  Cash prizes for 1st & 2nd in each category.  Meet at Shoup Bridge at 10:30 a.m. Sunday the 6th to register and get in the water.  Boats will be timed from Shoup to Salmon and awards handed out after everyone arrives at the Island.

Categories are:
2-4 Person Raft Teams
4+ Person Raft Teams

Dutch Oven BBQ afterwards at Island Park for the participants and the public. (See below.)

For more information, call Jeni Jarvis at 756-4910 or email info@salmonriverdays.com.


Dutch Oven & BBQ Cook-off

Sunday, July 6th – Food Ready at Noon – BYOB

All dutch oven and BBQ cooks are invited to join us for this gathering. There is no fee to participate and you are welcome to accept donations for your food.  You need to bring ALL of your own equipment and ingredients. Please be mindful to protect the grass!

PRIZES for Best BBQ & Best Dutch Oven.  Liability Waivers will be available on site.  Please show up early enough to be serving food at NOON.

Questions? Contact Jeni at 756-4910 or email info@salmonriverdays.com.