8 Events in the Magic Valley this Weekend You Want to Attend
Summer is winding down, as school is set to begin next week, making this the final weekend of summer for the children in the Magic Valley. While weekends will still exist, the last one of the summer is always big and should be filled with fun. Even if you don't have children, you should enjoy the weekend, as summer is winding down, and the summer events will be a thing of the past soon. There is a ton going on this weekend, and nobody should be left inside the house unless that is how they choose to spend it. Put on your shoes, lather up the sunscreen, and get out to one of the many fun events taking place this weekend in the Magic Valley.
Thursday, August 10 Through Saturday, August 12 - Jerome County Fair
It's time to get out and enjoy the rodeo, food, and carnival rides as the Jerome County Fair is in full swing. It started earlier this week and continues through Saturday. There is a ton going on each day and night. The fair will be open from Noon to 10 PM every day. For more details on the fair and the full schedule make sure to click the link above.
Thursday, August 10 - Dueling Pianos
Looking to enjoy a Friday night out? Head to Tap House located in 2nd South Market and enjoy Dueling Pianos this Friday from 6 PM to 9 PM. Tickets are $20. This is a fun event that everyone in the family will enjoy, and if you have never seen dueling pianos you are in for a treat. For more on the event, make sure to click the link above.
Thursday, August 10 Through Sunday, August 13 - 'And Then There Were None
With the temperature expected to rise again this weekend to more normal summer weather, perhaps escaping to a chill theatre is the best way to spend your weekend. One of the most iconic murder mystery stories of all time, Agatha Christie's 'And Then There Were None' will be performed at the Orpheum Theatre this weekend. Shows will take place Thursday through Sunday with shows at 7 PM Thursday through Saturday, and a 2 PM show on Sunday. Tickets start as low as $17.50. For more on the show, make sure to click the link above.
Friday, August 11, and Saturday, August 12 - Kickstart with John Doherty
Are you someone that is struggling with your spiritual life? Perhaps you are someone that is doing ok but need a weekend of being immersed in your faith. Make sure to check out Kickstart with John Doherty this weekend. Have a weekend of fellowship at the Twin Falls County Fair, and it all starts Friday from 6 PM to 9 PM and resumes on Saturday from 10 AM to 9 PM. The event is free and could be what you need to feel fulfilled once more. For more details on the event and to book your spot, make sure to click the link above.
Friday, August 11 - Warren Zieders Concert
One of the best parts about fairs is that they bring live entertainment with them, and as mentioned above, the Jerome County Fair is taking place this weekend, and for entertainment this year, Warren Zieders will be performing. The concert will be at the Jerome County Fairgrounds this Friday, with the show beginning at 7:30 PM. Tickets are $20 for grandstand seating and $30 for the pit. For more on the concert and Warren Zieders, you can click the link above.
Saturday, August 12 - Twin Falls Summer Showdown Car Show
Are you someone that enjoys cars? If the answer is yes, then you will want to head out this Saturday to Twin Falls City Park where there will be the 9th Annual Twin Falls Summer Showdown Car Show from 9 AM until 8 PM. If you have a car you want to show off you can bring it and register to be judged, or you can go and enjoy other cars in the area. For more details on the event, make sure to click the link above.
Saturday, August 12 - Ladies' High Tea
Calling all ladies that like to dress up fancy, be treated like a proper lady, and enjoy sipping on tea. Ladies' High Tea is taking place this Saturday from 1 PM to 3 PM at the Magic Valley Arts Council Event Center and is a special time for ladies to dress up and enjoy some tea with other proper ladies in the Magic Valley. Tickets vary in price, starting as low as $20 and ranging up to $75. The event doubles as a fundraiser, with the money going towards programs in the community. For more on the event or how you can donate to the cause, click the link above.
Saturday, August 12 - Craig Morgan Concert
Nothing beats live music in the summer, and this Saturday night country music artist Craig Morgan will be performing at the Cassia County Fairgrounds in the ICCU Arena. The show begins at 8 PM and tickets are still available for as low as $15. What better way to end the summer than going to a country music concert? Click the link above to get your tickets and for more information on the show.
It's the final weekend of summer and there is tons to do to enjoy it. Go to a couple of country concerts or fairs, enjoy a car show, watch a play, sip on some tea and dress fancy, get revitalized spiritually, or enjoy dueling pianos while sipping a drink. Whatever you decide to do, have fun, be safe, and enjoy the final weekend of summer break.