Pocatello is located on the foothills of the Rocky Mountains in southeast Idaho, three hours from Yellowstone National Park. The city is home to Idaho State University and has museums, a symphony, theaters, a zoo, golf courses, and parks. More information about Pocatello.
Wayne Avenue and Pine Street, Pocatello
Alameda Park is a 9.6 acre park with a baseball diamond, a playground, horseshoe pits, picnic tables, and barbecues. The park has a covered pavilion available to reserve for events.
1440 Bench Road, Pocatello
AmeriTel Inn is a 148 guestroom hotel with an indoor pool, spa, and fitness center. The hotel’s Pebble Creek Room is 1,300 square feet with windows. The hotel can be divided into the 624 square feet Pebble Creek East Room and the 676 square feet Pebble Creek West Room.
Ammon Street, Pocatello
Ammon Park is a 10.1 acre park with picnic tables and a playground. The park has a covered pavilion available to reserve for events.
Bannock County Fairgrounds
10560 North Fairgrounds Road, Pocatello
Bannock County Fairgrounds is a 160 acre facility with several venues available to rent for events. The 28,800 square feet indoor arena seats 900 people. The fairgrounds has four additional arenas: a 46,930 square feet upper arena and track with a grandstand, a 54,058 square feet 4H arena, a 51,223 square feet roping arena, and a 27,846 square feet dressage arena. Other venues at the fairgrounds include a 6,902 square feet commercial building, a 4-H building, a 122 campsite RV park, the show barn and the livestock barn.
Best Western CottonTree Inn
1415 Bench Rd, Pocatello
Best Western CottonTree Inn is a 149 guestroom hotel located at the junction of I-15 and I-86, just ¼ mile from Bannock Country Fairgrounds. The hotel’s amenities include a lounge, a fitness center, an indoor pool, and a hot tub. The hotel’s 665 square feet Remington Room accommodates events with up to 75 people. The 540 square feet Russell Room accommodates events with up to 50 people.
The Brick Loft
928 N. Main Street, Pocatello
The Brick Loft features 3,000 square feet of open loft space in Old Town Pocatello with a kitchen and an outdoor courtyard. The space can be rented for all sorts of events including weddings, parties, and meetings.
5340 W Skyview Rd, Pocatello
Buckskin Outpost is a 71 ½ acre forested mountain setting with a rustic cabin and Teepees. The facility has miles of trails just minutes away and offers horse and dog boarding services. Buckskin Outpost makes a fun setting for weddings, reunions, retreats, conferences, and other events.
S Grant Ave and Idaho St, Pocatello
Centennial Park is a 4.58 acre park with picnic tables and a playground. The park has a covered pavilion available to reserve for events.
S Fifth Exit and Broadway St, Pocatello
Constitution Park is a 6.58 acre park with a soccer field, playground, and picnic tables. The park has a covered pavilion available to reserve for events.
Hampton Inn and Suites
151 Vista Drive, Pocatello
Hampton Inn and Suites is an 89 guestroom hotel located off I-15. The hotel offers a business center, a fitness center, and a pool. The hotel has an 840 square feet meeting room available for events with up to 80 people. Two 408 square feet boardrooms are also available for meetings with up to 10 people.
Holiday Inn Pocatello
1399 Bench Road, Pocatello
Holiday Inn Pocatello is located near I-15 and I-86. The 196 guestroom hotel has a restaurant, a fitness center, a swimming pool, and a Jacuzzi. The hotel has 8,400 square feet of meeting space available for events.
558 Memorial Dr, Building 60, Pocatello
The Holt Arena is Idaho State University’s covered stadium that serves as a multi use facility for athletics, concerts, conventions, and other large events. The building hosts 60 to 70 events per year.
L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center
921 South 8th Avenue, Pocatello
The L.E. and Thelma E. Stephens Performing Arts Center at Idaho State University has several venues available to rent for events. The Joseph C. and Cheryl H. Jensen Grand Concert Hall is a 1,149 seat concert hall with state of the art acoustic technology. The Beverly B. Bistline Thrust Theatre is a 430 seat theater with a thrust stage and sound reflecting walls. The James E. and Beverly Rogers Black Box Theatre is a large black room that seats 200 people and can be arranged to accommodate all sorts of performances and events. The Barbara J. Marshall Rotunda is a versatile space that serves as a foyer, but also can be used for performances and all sorts of events. Other venues are also available for events.
Marshall Public Library
113 South Garfield, Pocatello
Marshall Public Library is a 100+ year old library with over 160,000 books, CDs, DVDs, and other items available to check out. The library has a meeting room available to use for public gatherings with up to 50 people.
The Newberry Building
160 North Main Street, Pocatello, Idaho
The Newberry Building offers 2,000 square feet of event space in downtown Pocatello. The space can be used for all sorts of events and has hosted weddings, receptions, reunions, parties, recitals, conferences, meetings, and more.
O K Ward
1400 W Quinn Rd, Pocatello
O K Ward is a 41 acre park with a baseball diamond, a softball field, a playground, picnic tables, and barbecues. The park has a covered pavilion available to reserve for events.
Old Town Pavilion
420 N. Main Street, Pocatello
Old Town Pavilion is located in Old Town Pocatello. The space accommodates up to 500 people total or up to 200 people under the covered pavilion. The pavilion has 10 picnic tables that can be used with the rental. Round tables and chairs and a stage are also available to rent.
2900 South 2nd Avenue, Pocatello
The Pocatello Zoo is located in Lower Ross Park. The zoo hosts all sorts of events including summer concerts. The zoo offers birthday party packages like the two hour “Bear Basics” party that includes cake, a tour, and a private animal show.
Pond Student Union Building
921 S. 8th Ave, Pocatello
The Pond Student Union Building is a 137,000 square feet facility with a ballroom, a theater, a health center, a bookstore, a bowling alley, a lounge, and 19 meeting rooms. The building can host all sorts of events and catering is available.
Portneuf Valley Brewing
615 South 1st Avenue, Pocatello
Portneuf Valley Brewing is located in the historic East Idaho Brewing Company building. The brewery offers a great menu of hand crafted drinks and food. The loft area of the brewery is available for events with up to 125 people. The space has a dance floor or a band stage.
133 West Burnside Avenue, Pocatello
The Ramada Inn is a 116 guest room hotel located off I-86, less than one mile from Pine Ridge Mall. The hotel’s amenities include a restaurant and lounge, a fitness room, a swimming pool, a hot tub, and a sauna. The hotel has a 5,000+ square feet Event Center that can accommodate up to 450 people with a dance floor and stage.
Riverside Drive & Carlson Street, Pocatello
Raymond Park is a 7.8 acre park with horseshoe pits and picnic tables. The park has a covered pavilion available to reserve for events.
Red Lion Pocatello
1555 Pocatello Creek Road, Pocatello
Red Lion Pocatello is a 150 guest room hotel located less than one mile from Highland Golf Course. The hotel offers a lounge, a fitness center, an indoor swimming pool, and a whirl pool. The hotel has 13,000 square feet of banquet and event space and can accommodate events with up to 1,000 guests.
Ross Park East
2700 S 2nd Ave, Pocatello
Ross Park East is a 9.8 acre park with a band shell, a playground, barbecues, and picnic tables. The Pocatello Zoo is also located at the park. The park has a covered pavilion available to reserve for events.
Ross Park Upper
South Fredregill Road On 4th Avenue, Pocatello
Ross Park Upper is a 17.3 acre park with a playground, horseshoe pits, barbecues, and picnic tables. The park also is home to an animal shelter, the Bannock History Museum, the Fort Hall Replica, and a Veterans Memorial. The park has a covered pavilion available to reserve for events.
Ross Park West
2700 S 2nd Ave, Pocatello
Ross Park West is a 25.4 acre park that houses the Ross Park Aquatic Complex with a pool and waterslide. The park’s amenities include a baseball diamond, horseshoe pits, barbecues, and picnic tables. The park has a covered pavilion available to reserve for events.
Sister City Park
Pocatelio Creek Road, Pocatello
Sister City Park is an 8.5 acre park with horseshoe pits, a playground, and picnic tables. The park has a covered pavilion available to reserve for events.
2376 Via Caporatti Dr, Pocatello
TownePlace Suites is a 93 guestroom hotel located at the intersection of I-15 and I-86 near Idaho State University. The hotel offers an exercise room, an indoor pool and a hot tub. A 720 square feet meeting room is available for events with up to 41 people.
North 8th Avenue and Custer Street, Pocatello
Tydeman Field is a 2.6 acre park with picnic tables and a playground. The park has a covered pavilion available to reserve events.
Westello and Highland Blvd, Pocatello
Westello Park is a 3.3 acre park with horseshoe pits and picnic tables. The park has a covered pavilion available to reserve events.
The Whitman Building
122 S. Main Street, Pocatello
The Whitman Building is the renovated historic 1905 Hotel Nicolette. The building has 3,000 square feet of open space available for events such as weddings, art shows, fundraisers, and meetings.
Take Home Gifts
Once you decide on a venue for your event, there are lots of other decisions that you will need to make. Here is a suggestion: instead of the usual goody bags, why not send guests home with something that will really provide them with a memory of your event? Photos from one of our photo booths and the always fun flip-books make great take-home souvenirs.
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