Events

Elk River Library ~ Kid’s Summer Reading Program ~ every Wednesday at 1 p.m. throughout the summer

Elk River Days – August 7 & 8, 2020 – Friday: Spaghetti Feed in the Park 5 pm – 7 pm; Music at Tom’s Tavern and Log Inn.  Saturday: Breakfast in the park 7 am – 10 am; 9 am Parade line up at the old school house area, check in at the booth on the corner of the highway and 3rd Street Parade Entry Form ; Parade begins at 10 am; Elk River Museum open from 10 am – 5 pm; Cake Walk in the park 11 am – 12 pm; BBQ in the Park 12 pm – 2 pm; Egg Toss at the Library 2 pm; Duck Races at Elk Creek at 3 pm; vendor booths throughout town; Music at Tom’s Tavern and Log Inn

Tom’s Tavern – Fire Department Auction RESCHEDULED TO SEPTEMBER 12, 2020 – Silent Auction starts at 3 pm – Live Auction starts at 4 pm – The Elk River Volunteer Fire Department is looking for entities and businesses that are willing to donate merchandise or gift cards/certificates to auction off, either during the silent or live auction that day.  All amounts raised during this fundraiser will go towards the new fire hall for the Elk River FD. We have started building the new fire hall but need funds to finish it in 2020.  We would appreciate any donation, whether tangible or monetary to go towards this effort.  If we could have all donations in hand by Monday, April 20, 2020, that would be appreciated.  You can contact the following individuals to coordinate delivery/pickup of the donation: Kami Nibler (208) 826-3301, DeEtta Mitchell (208) 669-2476, Leesa Semler (509) 336-9780, or Marisa Shoemaker (208)305-1991.  Thank you! 2020 ERFD donation request letter

Tom’s Tavern – Pig Roast – October 3, 2020

Tom’s Tavern – Broomstick Pool Tournament – October 30, 2020

Tom’s Tavern – Veteran’s Appreciation Breakfast – November 7, 2020

Tom’s Tavern – Thanksgiving Potluck – November 26, 2020

Tom’s Tavern – Pirate Gift Exchange – December 12, 2020

Santa Comes to Elk River – December 24, 2020

Tom’s Tavern – Christmas Potluck – December 25, 2020


YEAR AROUND FUN

*Dates and information will be posted when available

WINTER~December thru February

  • Tom’s Tavern Pirate Gift Exchange
  • Kids Christmas Fun at the Library
  • Santa comes to town Christmas Eve
  • New Year’s Eve Parties
  • Tom’s Tavern Crab Feed
  • Snowmobile Fun Runs
  • Winterfest
  • Ice Fishing Derby
  • Superbowl Parties

SPRING~March thru May

  • Kids Easter Egg Hunt
  • Fire Department Auction
  • ATV/UTV Fun Run
  • Spring Fishing Derby (May or June)
  • SLORA Boat Races

SUMMER~June thru August

  • Library Summer Reading Program
  • ATV/UTV Fun Run
  • Fireworks in the Mountains
  • Tom’s Tavern Founder’s Day
  • Elk River Days

FALL~September thru November

  • ATV/UTV Mud Bogs & Tuff Mudder
  • Tom’s Tavern Iron Man
  • Tom’s Tavern Pig Roast
  • Tom’s Tavern Pool Tournament
  • Kids Halloween Fun at the Library
  • Spooky Library
  • Veteran’s Day Breakfast