(Jackson, Wyo.) - Here are some events happening around Jackson today. *Community Heath Fair:* St. John's Medical Center's Annual Community Health Fair will be held at the Teton County/Jackson Parks and Recreation on Saturday, May 7, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The event, held in conjunction with the Spring Run Off 5K, will include free health screenings, information booths, tours of emergency vehicles, and complimentary snacks. The focus of the Health Fair is to promote community wellness. More than 70 booth vendors will provide information about various health-related topics, including free screenings for vision, diabetes, injuries, blood pressure, and concussion. More information is available here.
*22nd Annual Boat Swap:* On Saturday, May 7, Rendezvous River Sports is
hosting its 22nd Annual Boat Swap. The event starts at 9 a.m. at Rendezvous
River Sports at 945 W Broadway in Jackson. Get the deets here.
*Bike Swap:* Tomorrow is Jackson's 2016 Community Bike Swap, Fundraiser and
sale. Head to The Hub's front stoop on Saturday May 7 for a morning of
bike-stravaganza! You can buy or sell a used (or new) bike, 2015 Demo
Bikes, have a cup of coffee, drink a beer before noon and get excited for
the fast-approaching summer riding season while raising money for your
local trails and pathways. More information is available here.
*Spring Festival at MD Nursery:* Come and celebrate the start of the
growing season with this family friendly event. Come and see what’s new for
the season, enjoy prize giveaways, one day only specials, face painting
(from 11-2), a kid’s garden activity and a petting zoo. Our first 50 paying
customers of the day receive a free gift!
*Kentucky Derby:* There are Kentucky Derby events happening around town
today. Here are 3 local Kentucky Derby parties that are the next best thing
to Chruchill Downs.
*Jackson Hole Juggernauts Roller Derby:* Tonight is the last home bout for
Jackson Hole Juggernauts Roller Derby team. At 7 p.m., they will face the
Bittersweet Bombshells at the Snow King Sports and Events Center. More
information is in Buckrail's article "Juggernauts to face Bombshells in
last home game."
*Rendezvous River Sports Party Film:* Our Local Epic: Today at 8 p.m. at
the Pink Garter Theatre, Rendezvous River Sports is screening Our Local
Epic, a documentary film about the passion it takes to save sacred places
from development. The cost is $6 - $9.
*Jameson Black Barrel Music Series:* Starting at 10:30 p.m. on Saturday,
May 7 at The Rose is the Jameson Black Barrel Music Series. The event will
feature DJ Golden B. It is free to attend. Get more information on the
*DJ Just Kenny:* At 10 p.m. at the Town Square Tavern, DJ Just Kenny will
be spinning beats for free.
*Feature Photo: h/t St. John's Medical Center / Pitchengine Communities*
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