Summer Events

Summertime in Stanley is truly a glorious experience. Blue sky days and prolonged evenings under a Sawtooth sunset filled with art, music, culture and your best friends will elevate your state of being and make your stay beyond memorable. Stanley’s remarkable events add the flavor and color that make our town unique and are well worth checking out.

Star Party

DATE: August 19 - 20, 2017

LOCATION: Pioneer Park

The Boise Astronomical Society will conduct a 2 night free pubic access “Star Party” on Saturday, august 19th and Sunday, August 20th at the Sawtooth Valley Pioneer Park. The BAS wil provide supervised public access night-viewing telescopes. The BAS also will provide at least one free public access solar telescope from noon until sunset on both days, as well as laser guided constellation tour at approximately 10:30 pm on both evenings that is free to the public.

Contact & Details

TEL: 208-774-3411

CONTACT: stanleysawtoothcc@gmail.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

Awesome Solar Eclipses from Ancient Time Until Tomorrow

DATE: August 20, 2017

TIME: 3:00 pm

LOCATION: Stanley Community Building

Woody Sullivan, Professor of Astronomy at the University of Washington, will present a free lecture on August 20 from 3:00 – 4:00 pm in the Community Building off Highway 21. this lecture is open to the public.

Contact & Details

TEL: 434-244-6841

CONTACT: jmeyer@nrao.edu

Sawtooth Salmon Festival

DATE: August 25 - 26, 2017

TIME: Friday, August 25th 5:00 pm - Saturday, August 26th 9:00 pm

The salmon are returning and it is time to celebrate. Satooth Salmon Festival Friday, August 25th and Saturday the 26th. Live music, food, and vendors will be awaiting your arrival. Festivities start at 5 pm on the 25th and continue until 9 pm on the 26th in the Stanley Museum. There will also be a guest speaker loaded with great information about the salmon and their migration.

Contact & Details

Stanley-Sawtooth Cowboy Gathering

DATE: September 1 - 3, 2017

Are you thirsty for some good old fashioned western fun? Want to know what a day in the life of a cowboy is like? Come join in on the 6th annual Stanley-Sawtooth Cowboy Gathering fun on September 1st through the 3rd. Cowboys will tell share their wild stories and share their poetry about what it is like to be in the wild west. Live music will be playing and dancing is encouraged.

 

 

Contact & Details

TEL: Julie Hughes -208-774-2021

CONTACT: stanleymountainmamas@gmail.com

S.V.R.F.D. Fireman’s Ball

DATE: September 23, 2017

TIME: 9:00 pm

LOCATION: Redfish Lake Lodge

Come join in on celebrating the S.V.R.F.D. Fireman’s Ball at Redfish Lake Lodge starting at 9:00 pm. There will be a silent auction in a tent located just outside the lodge.

Contact & Details

CONTACT: cassie.svrfd@gmail.com