Discover Idaho Falls

Used to Be

Enjoy what you can of the past, because a tsunami of change is heading our way and whatever doesn’t have a firm foundation is going to be swept away with only memories remaining.

Mama's Gotta Cach 'Em All

I am is a mom of five young kids who loves connecting with them and trying to keep up with their likes and dislikes. We love to walk around Idaho Falls playing Pokémon Go!

Chasing Spirits

Here’s the good news for cheer-meisters in and around Yellowstone Country: The region abounds with watering holes at (and en route) to a variety of destinations.

Meet the Experts

BEHIND EVERY STORY IS A WRITER WITH THE EXPERIENCE TO TELL IT. The compelling first-hand tales detailed in Explore East Idaho were authored by an expert staff with experience across the outdoor industry, from boating to snowmobiling to environmental cons

Melaleuca Freedom Celebration to Dazzle Viewers with American-Made Fireworks, Biggest July 4th Fireworks Show West of Mississippi River

With firework finales set to amaze Americans from sea to shining sea, you won’t find a bigger Independence Day firework show west of the Mississippi River than at the 29th Annual Melaleuca Freedom Celebration in Idaho Falls, Idaho.

Summer Activities in Eastern Idaho

June is always a time of exploration and play. It's a time to relax, wander, and try new things.

120 years of Old Fashioned Fun at the 2022 Eastern Idaho State Fair!

Did you know that the Eastern Idaho State Fair celebrates its 120 years of Food, Family, and Fun in 2022? Get ready for some Old Fashioned Fun as we get ready for our biggest event ever.

Wes Deist Aquatic Center to Close For Repairs

As announced earlier this year, the Wes Deist Aquatic Center will close to the public beginning November 7.

Watch the Kids Tri Harder

View a photo gallery of Saturday's annual Kids Tri Harder Triathlon.

Family-Friendly Eats

Whether it’s game day or a regular night out on the town, finding something all of your family and friends can appreciate is not a difficult task in Idaho Falls.

The Renegade All-Stars Cheerleading Program

In May 2019, Renegade All-Stars owners Robyn Moreau and Lyndsi Morrow took a leap of faith and opened their doors to an experience they felt the Eastern Idaho community was lacking.

Becoming a Part of the I.F. Arts Community

The arts are part of a community that continues to flourish in Idaho Falls.

Indoor Fun

Though Idaho is known for freezing winter weather, this is no reason to despair. Between fun outdoor activities like skiing and snowboarding and warm indoor recreational facilities, there is plenty of excitement to be found even when the weather outside i

Recreational Centers

Looking for something to pass the time close to home? Idaho Falls Parks & Recreation keeps a steady flow of activities.

Wes Deist Aquatic Center to Close For Repairs After Fall Swim Season

The Wes Deist Aquatic Center will close to the public this fall for major renovations to the facilities’ HVAC systems, which help control humidity and moisture within the facility.

More Shared Use Pathways Coming Soon to Idaho Falls!

The City of Idaho Falls is pleased to announce that phases 1 and 2 of the Idaho Canal Trail project will begin this spring.

Dancing in Idaho Falls

Tapping your toes to the beat of your favorite song feels good, but have you ever thought of actually moving your entire body, swinging your limbs in cadence with the rhythm? If so, then a dance class is a great place to get started.

Playing in the Park

Idaho Falls offers over a dozen parks and outdoor facilities for you to use whenever you want some sunshine and exercise.