Jackson Hole Activities and Events: Tough Towner and More!
Jackson Hole is a huge vacation spot during the winters and summers. In winter, there is plenty of skiing, snowboarding, ice-skating, sleigh rides and more to enjoy in the snow winter wonderland of Jackson Hole. During the summer there is plenty of great outdoor activities like hiking, horseback riding, biking, whitewater rafting and so much more. But don’t neglect Jackson Hole during the spring! There are tons of great spring events going on in Jackson Hole! Just because the snow has melted but its not quite gone doesn’t mean there aren’t fun Jackson Hole Activities to try out!
The second weekend in May is a great time to come down for a Jackson Hole weekend adventure. There are a ton of great events going on that weekend to enjoy. Check out these great events going on during Mother’s Day weekend.
Eco-Fair 2013 – Being held on Friday May 11th- Saturday May 12th, the Jackson Hole Eco-Fair celebrates environmental leadership and features live music, local food, demonstrations, prizes, kids activities and sustainability-oriented booths to promote being environmentally friendly.
Spring Runoff 5k- Hosted by Teton County/Jackson Parks & Rec, this annual run is being held on Saturday May 11th at 9. This annual 5k has options for walkers and runners and is a great way to stay healthy in the spring. Registration is $20 in advanced and $30 the day of the race. There will be a post race souvenir and refreshments.
Bras for a Cause- Held at the Million Dollar Cowboy Bar, this annual event is a fundraiser for Breast Cancer and proceeds go to the Wyoming affiliate of the Susan G. Komen foundation. This event feature sexy woman in custom made bras that are up for auction. Previous bras have gone for $4,000 and featured designs including the “perfect woman’ which had a Budweiser tap on one cup and Bud Light tap on the other and “spoonfuls of sugar” which was made out of spoons.
Tough Towner- The ultimate community obstacle course race where you can run as an individual or in a team. This event features obstacles like “slippery when wet” a slippery 6-foot wall, “Sack Hop Slalom” where participates hop in a burlap sack through a slalom course, and several mystery obstacles. Sign up now to participate in this fun event.
This is the perfect spring weekend to vacation in Jackson Hole and enjoy all the great festivities going on. Stay at a great Jackson Hole hotel like the Lodge at Jackson Hole for this fun weekend!