The Lincoln County Courthouse lawn will soon be full of quality Arts and Crafts, Antique Dealers, Festival Food and Great Music. This year marks the 29th year of Shoshone Arts in the Park. A festival where family and friends come together to listen to great music, eat the festival food and do some shopping for quality arts and crafts. Shoshone Arts in the Park will be held on July 9th and 10th on the Lincoln County Courthouse Lawn located on US Hwy 93(South Greenwood) just walking distance from the Historic downtown.
Vendors travel from all over Idaho, Utah and Oregon to participate in this annual event to sell their metal and gourd art, photography, paintings, fiber art, handmade soap and so many more quality artists. Wagons rides, antique dealers and a delicious variety of food vendors will be on hand during the weekend. The festival begins on Saturday at 9:00 am and goes till 5:00 pm. Following Saturdays festival head over to the Lincoln County Rodeo Arena for the Lawnmower Races that will take place at 6:00 pm. Lawnmowers will reach over speeds of 40 miles an hour around the arena for trophies. This is a fundraiser for the Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce Scholarship Program. Each year the Chamber gives out three scholarships to deserving high school students from Lincoln County Schools. On Sunday, the Oasis Christian Fellowship will be hosting a community breakfast starting at 7:00 am, which is by donation. The festival will open at 10:00 am and last till 4:00 pm for the conclusion of the event.
This year, the Music Festival will feature some great entertainment. Music will begin at 9:30 am on Saturday and 10:00 am on Sunday. The schedule is as follows
Saturday, July 9th Sunday, July 10th
9:30 – Prairie Wind; Coyote Joe and Little Joe 10:00 am – Matt Renner
11:00 am – Spike Coggins 11:30 am – Prairie Winds, Coyote Joe 12:30 pm – Tylor & the Train Robbers and Little Joe
2:00 pm – Spike Coggins 1:00 pm Idaho Old Time Fiddlers
3:30 pm – Tylor & the Train Robbers 2:30 pm - Matt Renner
A Huge Thank You goes out to our sponsors KMVT, 4 Bros Dairy, Inc. Valley Wide Cooperative and Glanbia. Also a big thank you to the volunteers of the Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce who are the promoters of this event. Without them the event would not be where it is today. For more information about Shoshone Arts in the Park you can visit the website at www.shoshonearts.weebly.com, find us on Facebook or call (208) 886-9811. We hope to see you at this year’s Shoshone Arts in the Park, July 9th and 10th in Shoshone, Idaho
Shoshone Arts in the Park marks three weeks away and we a plugging along. We are getting great vendors for the event and the entertainers are getting excited also. Our television ad is finished and is being shared all over Facebook. We hope you are planning to be a part of this great tradition that has been going on for 29 year in Shoshone. Bring the family and enjoy the day!
Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce
The mission of Lincoln County Chamber is to advance appropriate civic commercial interests in Lincoln County, Idaho, actively promoting and connecting our businesses with the public, sponsoring and supporting local events, and serving as a resource for businesses, governments, and individuals, seeking information about our local area..