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Everything you need to know about Old West Days

(Jackson, Wyo.) - Memorial Day Weekend in Jackson is the BEST! If you don't mind crowds, the weekend is full of parades, festivals, fun activities and the great outdoors. Here is everything you need to know about what's happening this weekend: *Mountain Man Rendezvous and Traders' Row* Happening Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. at the Teton County Fairgrounds, Mountain Man Rendezvous and Traders' Row is a Pre-1840 Mountain Men Celebration complete with a Traders Row, Candy Cannon, Bow & Arrow Competition, Hawk & Knife Competition, and Atlatal Competition. *36th Annual Old West Days Parade* Starting at 10:00 a.m. Saturday on Town Square, the Old West Days Parade is one of the last and best horse-drawn parades of the Old West! Enjoy mountain men, vintage vehicles, covered wagons, and the legendary gathering of gunslingers of the West! *Old West Brew Fest * On Saturday from 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. on Town Square, try a sampling of an age-old craft. Enjoy a variety of beers from regional breweries. Entrance is free and beers may be traded for wooden nickels purchased at the entrance. Each token is $1. One token = one taste. Individual tokens are perfect for people who would like to swing in after the parade for a sample or two. This event has become one of the biggest Old West Days attractions. More than a dozen regional craft breweries will gather under one tent on Jackson Town Square offering their best beers to tasters and asking for their vote, with the coveted Golden Boot Award going to the brew with the most votes. *Jackson Hole Shootout and Street Dance* On Saturday at 6 p.m., will kickoff a summer of shootouts on Town Square. Since 1957, this is one of the longest running shootout in the country. Then, from 6:30 - 9 p.m. under the tent on Deloney, join the Shootout gang and members of the JH Playhouse for an Old West Street Dance on the Town Square. All ages welcome. *Jackson Hole Rodeo* On Saturday at 8 p.m. at Teton County Fairgrounds is the Jackson Hole Rodeo. *Memorial Day Services* On Monday, May 29, there will be two Memorial Day Services in Jackson. First, the Mountain Man Memorial Day Ceremony will be at 9 a.m. at the Teton County Fairgrounds. Then at 10 a.m. is the Americal Legion Memorial Service on Town Square. *Other events and entertainment on Town Square:* - *Jackson Hole Historical Society & Museum* Information Booth Saturday and Sunday from 9:00am-12:00pm on Town Square - *Old Town Entertainment:* On Saturday from 11 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. on Town Square: Country Western Music, Kids Crafts & Activities, a Mechanical Buffalo, Demonstrations, Cowboy Poetry, Line Dancers, and a Cowpoke Rodeo! - *Stage Coach Rides:* This weekend 11:00am - 5:00pm: Stage Coach Rides around historic downtown Jackson tickets are $6 Adult, $4 Child. - *Old Town Entertainment:* On Saturday from11:00am-3:30pm on Town Square: Country Western Music, Kids Crafts & Activities, a Mechanical Buffalo, Demonstrations, Cowboy Poetry, Line Dancers, and a Cowpoke Rodeo! - *Wyoming Cowboy Church:* 10:00 a.m. on Sunday on Town Square: Join us for a good old fashion, non-denominational service with long-time local Phillip Wilson under the tent on Deloney. - *Free Historical Downtown Walking Tour:* 2:00pm on Sunday: Jackson Hole Historical Society & Museum will meet in the center of Town Square. Get the full schedule on the Jackson Hole Chamber of Commerce website. #buckrail #news #whatshappening