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VC Fair & Rodeo

Valley County Fair & Rodeo

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The Valley County Fair and Rodeo takes place during the first full week in August. The Fair and Rodeo features events, vendors, live music, and the Buckaroo Breakfast. This is an ICA sponsored Rodeo.

For more information, you can follow the event on Facebook here or stay updated by checking in on our website here.

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A Valley Home Companion

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A Valley Home Companion is an old-time “live radio” community show. Three big live shows will be taking place this year on April 20th, 21st, and 22nd in Cascade at the Roxy Theater. The theme this year is “Happy Days”, a celebration of the 1950’s. The shows will feature 90 minutes jam-full of Good-Ol music, funny stories, skits, laughs, and warm-fuzzies for you, the missus, and the kiddos! Come early for pre-show entertainment!

Bring a non-perishable food item and $6 per seat. Profits benefit your choice of local charity!

Show times are as follows:

Friday, April 20th: 7 pm

Saturday, April 21st: 7 pm

Sunday, April 22nd: 2 pm matinee

Purchase tickets at Roxy Box office.

For more information, contact Marion Inwards by cell at 208-870-8808 or by email at

The American Legion Annual Cinco De Mayo Celebration

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The Annual Cinco De Mayo Celebration will be hosted at the American Legion Hall in Cascade on Saturday, May 5th. Doors open at 3:30 and dinner will be served between 5 and 6:30 pm.

A live auction will take place at the event. Proceeds will be used to help the American Legion pave their parking lot.

The entry fee for adults is $10 and Children (12 and under) can get in for $6. Tickets will be sold at the door.

The dinner menu includes stacked enchildas, tostadas, sopapillas, and more!

For more information, visit

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Family Swim Day: Egg Hunt in the Pool

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The day before Easter, families are invited to join us for a giant egg hunt in the pool! Eggs are hidden around inside the dome and eggs are free to catch in the water. After, participants are invited to use our Kayak and SUP equipment to gather a second round of floating eggs. Prizes inside the eggs include candy and day passes. We will also have the log out for families to practice their log rolling skills.

We hope to see you there!


Annual Rose Bowl

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Each year, ROSE Advocates hosts an annual ROSE Bowl in April to mark National Sexual Assault Awareness month. They invite all who can join to help end violence in Valley County.

This year, the ROSE Bowl will take place on April 11th, 2018 at the Cascade Community Church at 109 Pine Street from 11 to 2 pm. For a $10 donation, attendees will receive a hand crafted pottery bowl, all you can eat soup (donated by local restaurants and supporters), bread, and drink.

Due to the limited number of soup bowls, please purchase your tickets in advance. To reserve a ticket or for questions, please contact Kacie Bracht at or by calling her at 208-382-5310.

All proceeds continue to assist victims in Valley County. Donations can be made here.

More information on ROSE Advocates and the services they offer can be found here.

Easter Eggs

Annual Cascade Easter Egg Hunt

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Come join Cascade for the Annual Easter Egg Hunt! The hunt is on Saturday, March 31st at Armstrong Park. The hunt will start promptly at 11 a.m. with games, crafts, and face painting running until 1 pm.

Volunteers and $25 sponsors are needed for the event. If you can help out or would like to be a sponsor, please contact Shauna Arnold with the Horizon’s Lifestyle and Education Team at 208-634-6906 or

Father Daughter Dance

Father Daughter Dance

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The Cascade Girl Scouts Troop #710 and the Cascade American Legion asks you to join them for a night of fun with refreshments and beverages provided by the American Legion Auxiliary between 7 pm and 9 pm on February 24th. Semi-Formal attire is recommended. All ages are welcome! Your father figure can be a father, uncle, grandfather, etc. Wrist corsages, boutonnieres and photos will be available for additional cost at the dance.
The cost is $15 per father daughter couple and $5 for each additional child. All proceeds will go to helping the American Legion pave their parking lot.

Please feel free to publicly join this event on Facebook here.

The Mysterious Affair at Stirling Hall

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The Mysterious Affair at Stirling Hall is a New Year’s Eve Murder Mystery Dinner hosted by The Ashley Inn in Cascade! Join The Ashley Inn for a “Mingle Mystery Dinner” and start sleuthing and interacting as suspects and guests find motive, means, and opportunity to solve the murder; as well as dancing and The Ashley Inn fireworks at midnight.


To make reservations or get more information, contact The Ashley Inn at 208-382-5621.

Cascade Perch Fest

First Annual Cascade Perch Festival

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It’s officially a party. Mark your calendars and make reservations NOW!

The 1st Annual Cascade Idaho Perch Fest dates are set!

Kickoff will be Friday evening January 19th and will run through Sunday evening January 21st 2018. You are also more than welcome to extend your stay in Cascade before or after the event.

Participating in Perch Fest will cost $25 per person. This includes your fish fry meal, entry into our winter shenanigans, Cascade ice fishing seminar, entry to win door prizes, and more. This is NOT a competitive tournament, but Tuned Up Custom Rods is donating a commemorative custom ice rod for the largest perch caught during the 2 day event.

The Birch Glen Lodge & Motel is offering discounted rates for Perch Fest goers only! You must mention “perch fest” to get the special rate. They offer secure parking for trailers, clean rooms, sauna, a place to clean fish, freezer, pools table, and more. This is also the hosting location of the event. These rooms will go fast! Sharon will help direct you to other close by lodging options once they fill up.

If enough people commit, we have the option of a larger venue. Please let us know if you have any questions.

For continued updates, find the event on facebook here.

Idaho Free Ski Day

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Have you ever wanted to learn how to cross-country ski or snowshoe?

Come join Lake Cascade State Park and community partners for a fun filled day at Lake Cascade State Park – Van Wyck Campground and Day Use Unit on January 6th, 2018 from 11 am to 2 pm.

There will be snowshoes and Nordic ski gear available to demo and beginner lessons.

Free food, drinks, and snacks provided.

Sign up for a free drawing for awesome recreational activities.

Directions: Turn west on Lake Cascade Parkway and travel approximately 1.5 miles to the Van Wyck Boat Parking Area.

The $5 motor vehicle entrance fee is waived for all participants.

For more info, contact Lake Cascade State Park at 208-382-6544 ir

Community sponsors include Tamarack Resort, Lake Cascade State Park, Cascade Nordic Club, Horizons’ Lifestyle and Education Team, and the Southern Valley County Recreation District.