Stanley, Idaho Special Events

Special Events in Stanley:

2017 ISSA STATE RIDE

DATE: March 3 - 5, 2017

TIME: Mulitple times

LOCATION: Mountain Village Resort

The Salmon River and Sawtooth Snowmobile Clubs will be hosting the 2017 ISSA (Idaho State Snowmobile Association) State Ride in Stanley, Idaho from March 3 to March 5, 2017. Registration for this event is on-line at www.mountainvillage.com/issa-2017.  Registration deadline is February 20, 2017 and there are three ride options:  Intermediate, Advanced, and Extreme.

Join in the “Meet and Greet” at the Mountain Village Saloon on March 3rd, 6:00pm.

On Saturday, March 4th, there will be a “Ride with a Guide” at 10:00am, from the Mountain Village Resort Restaurant parking lot.  A “Participant Dinner” at the Mountain Village Resort Restaurant and Saloon will begin at 7:00pm.  Restaurant is available to all ages.  Saloon 21 years and older. There will be games, a silent auction, and raffle.  The Salmon River Snowmobile Club will be raffling off a 2017 Polaris Axys 800 Pro; Husqvarana 460 Rancher chain saw; and $100 Cash.  Tickets are $20 each.  Go to PayPal.Me/SRSCWinPolaris800RMK.

On Sunday, March 5th, the “Casual Day Ride” begins at 10:00am.

Winter room specials will be available at the Mountain Village Resort Lodge for this event.

Contact & Details

TEL: (208) 774-3661

CONTACT: mandy@mountainvillage.com

FIFTEENTH ANNUAL SAWTOOTH SKI FESTIVAL

DATE: March 4 - 5, 2017

TIME: Multi-times

LOCATION: Park Creek Ski Area, Alturas Lake Ski Area, Community Building, Stanley, ID

The Sawtooth Ski Club is hosting their traditional cross-country ski event on Saturday, March 4th and Sunday, March 5th.  Park Creek Ski Area kicks off the festivities on Saturday, from 11:00am to 2:00pm.  Poker run participants, skiers and snowshoers follow a fun course, receive poker cards at checkpoints, and return to the beginning where the best poker hand, called at 1:30pm, wins a new pair of snowshoes.  Come enjoy the homemade chili and treats.  Saturday evening from 5:30pm to 8:30pm at the Stanley Community Building, enjoy the silent auction and more home cooking at the annual Ski Festival dinner, all the while listening to live music.  On Sunday, the final event of this fundraising weekend will take place at the Alturas Lake Ski Trail. Follow the signs from 11:00am to 3:00pm to the Soup Kitchen Social, where hot soups, breads, beverages, and homemade goodies await. Gather your friends and bring a leash for your pooch and your checkbook for this annual Sawtooth Ski Club fundraising weekend.

Contact & Details

TEL: 208-774-3487

CONTACT: David or Karen keiski@ruralnetwork.net

Live Comedy Show at Mountain Village Resort Saloon

DATE: March 25, 2017

LOCATION: Mountain Village Resort

The Mountain Village Resort Saloon will be hosting Marc Price, with special guest Ryan Wingfield on Saturday, March 25, 2017.  Marc Price, formerly known as “Skippy” from the 80’s show Family Ties will be performing his “Awkward Adult Years Tour”.  Marc has been acclaimed as “Wickedly Funny” by the Boston Globe.  Ryan Wingfield, from Boise, Idaho, is proof that comedy does not have to be dirty to be funny.  Ryan mixes his own life experiences growing up in one of the coldest places on earth to his current roles of “stay-at-home dad” and “trophy husband”.

Tickets to the show are $10.00 and can be purchased in advance.  You do have to be 21 years or older for this show.

Winter Room Special:  Spend 2 nights for $99.00, plus tax (standard room/2 adults/2 consecutive nights).  Spend one night for $65.00, plus tax!  Reserve your rooms at Mountain Village Resort, www.mountainvillage.com or call 208-774-3661.

Contact & Details

TEL: 208-774-3317

CONTACT: mandy@mountainvillage.com

Awesome Solar Eclipses from Ancient Time Until Tomorrow

DATE: August 20, 2017

TIME: 3:00pm

LOCATION: Community Building

Woody Sullivan, Professor of Astronomy at the University of Washington will present a free lecture “Awesome Solar Eclipses from Ancient Time Until Tomorrow“, on August 20, 2017, from 3:00pm to 4:00pm, in the Community Building, Hwy 21, Stanley.  This lecture is open to the public.

Contact & Details

TEL: (434) 244-6841

CONTACT: jmeyer@nrao.edu