Stephanie Palagi

Stephanie Palagi

On Saturday plan to shop in Old Town Pocatello as Idaho’s Antique Row hosts their Fall Poker Run. Stop by each of the participating shops from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., make a purchase and receive a card. At the end of the day there will be prizes for the highest hand and the lowest hand. Winners will receive four tickets to this year’s Haunted History Walking Tours during October. Refreshments will be available at each shop, too. Be sure to visit: Kanda’s & Co., Old Town Mercantile, Cottonwood Junction, Vain & Vintage, and The Elwen Cottage. Thank you shopping local!

So Much To Do This Week In Old Town!

Grecian Key Restaurant has a new roof and new flooring. If you stop in this month to enjoy a delicious Greek meal, mention the new floor and roof and you will receive a free soda. Don’t forget on Tuesday and Thursdays, save $1 on pita sandwiches. On Fridays order any sandwich and receive a free order of small fries until 3 p.m.

Villano’s Italian offers all regular menu items on Wednesdays for $10. Enjoy delicious hand-made Italian pizza, pasta, calzones, salads and more at a great price.

ChubbyZ’ Sandwich Shoppe is now offering BBQ Basket Wednesday! For $14.99 you get to enjoy apple wood smoked baby back ribs, sausage, and a chicken leg with sides of potato salad, coleslaw, and cornbread! If you haven’t tried ChubbyZ’ you should!

PV’s Uncorked on Main will host Wine Tasting on Thursday beginning at 6:30 p.m. They will feature five courses paired with five wines. Reservations are required. They will be hosting their Uncorked Saturday Brunch next Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Menu includes PV’s Breakfast Pizza, Stuffed French Toast, Zeppoles and Spinach Frittata (for low carb lovers) and much more! And, of course who can forget Mimosas! They will offer a variety of Mimosas, Mimosa Flights and Brass Monkeys. Reservations are suggested. Call 208-233-1322 today to reserve your space for these exciting events.

Round River Baking will be selling bread at Station Square, 200 S. Main, on Thursday beginning at 5 p.m. This bread sells out fast so be sure to arrive early for the best selection.

If your company is looking for high quality, custom imprinted or embroidered shirts and hats to promote your business, your team needs new shirts, or you are getting ready for the upcoming holidays, be sure to stop in at Alston T-shirt Printing & Embroidery located at 245 N. Main St. They can custom design a graphic if you don’t already have one. Let this locally owned, family friendly business work with you today to make you look great!

At The Union Taproom, inside the historic Yellowstone Hotel, enjoy Karaoke Night every Tuesday beginning at 8 p.m., DJ Trivia every Wednesday beginning at 8 p.m. and DJ Bingo on Thursdays at 8 p.m. Brand new is Game Night every Friday beginning at 5 p.m. Bring your own game, use one of theirs or bring a device to play on one of their big screen TV’s.

At The Yellowstone Restaurant and Lounge enjoy Wine Tasting every Tuesday at 5 p.m. There are a variety of new menu items, too. Stop in for Happy Hour every Monday-Saturday from 4 to 6 p.m. and enjoy ½ off cocktails, beer and wine. On Thursday stop in for live jazz and blues featuring Rail City Jazz. Music begins at 7 p.m.

The Portneuf Valley Farmers Market invites you to come shop the market on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The produce is here so if you haven’t visited the farmers market, be sure to stop by on Saturday at the Old Town Pavilion.

The First National Bar, 234 W. Center, will host Better Than Nothing live on stage beginning at 10 p.m. on Saturday. No cover.

Help the Pocatello Historic Preservation Commission rehabilitate Brady Chapel. On Saturday, plan to come listen to fabulous actors and actresses as they bring some of the most interesting people buried in the Mountain View Cemetery to life. This year’s Stones to Stories Historical Tour will begin at 12:30 p.m. at Brady Chapel. You may purchase tickets at advance at the Planning Department at City Hall, only cash or checks are accepted. Call 208-234-6184 with questions.

LET’S CELEBRATE KINDNESS! Kind Community’s 5th annual Kickoff to KIND WEEK is on Monday Sept. 16! We invite you to join us at the FREE, family-friendly community street festival in Old Town Pocatello from the Center Street Underpass to Main Street. Festivities begin at 5 p.m. with a Pocatello-Chubbuck Chamber of Commerce ribbon-cutting, Kind Week Proclamation, live performances by our community’s talented local youth, all your favorite local food trucks (food available for purchase), and the 2nd annual KIND KIDS dance and glow party in the Center Street Underpass with DJ Adrian.

Kind Week is presented by Idaho Central Credit Union, Merlin’s TV, Bingham Memorial Hospital, Mountain View Hospital, ON Semiconductor, the Pocatello/Chubbuck Chamber of Commerce and Leadership Program, Gate City Rotary, Greater Pocatello Realtor’s Association, Merlin’s TV, and more.

Stephanie Palagi is the executive director of Old Town Pocatello, Inc. The Old Town Pocatello office can be reached at 208-232-7545 or by visiting