March 2017

There’s lots to do in White Bird…year-round.

2016 White Bird Sausage Feed

An old-fashioned Parade, Celebration, and hometown Rodeo during White Bird Days on Father’s Day weekend in mid-June is always wildly popular. Other fun, family events range from a Sausage Feed in March, to Art Shows & Sales, Chili Cook-Offs, and more. Check this website for contact information about our events and family festivals occurring throughout the year in White Bird, Idaho.

Community events and festivals occur frequently in White Bird, Idaho and in addition to the annual Festival & Parade in mid June, range from trap shoots, to Easter Egg Hunts, bike rides, a Halloween youth party, the Rebekah Turkey Dinner, and Christmas programs….there’s a lot going on in this small town in north central Idaho.

MARCH – 2017


Mobile Food Bank, First Thursday, March 2nd , noon , at the school. Call Leah Harvey, 839.2285, if you have any questions or would like to volunteer.


Joe Wilson at Sausage Feed in White Bird, ID Joe Wilson St. Paddy’s Day White Bird Sausage Feed (10th Annual)

Sunday, March 12th at the IOOF Hall, downtown White Bird, 7:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Entertainment:  Old Time Fiddlers
Menu:  Sausage, Hotcakes, Scrambled Eggs, and Beverages; served family style
Delicious sausage prepared by Mt. View Meats in Riggins
A C ommunity Event sponsored by the White Bird Chamber of Commerce
A portion of the proceeds to be donated to various community organizations in memory of Joe and Ada Wilson
Adults, $10; youngsters (toddlers to age 7), $4; prices include tax
4# Chub, $12/each (includes tax); pre-order at the Canyon House

Also on March 12th …the Pathfinders ATV Club ride to Pittsburg Landing (this is open to the public).

Eat breakfast at the IOOF Hall, then head over to the Landing for a BBQ later.  A fun-packed day.  The Pathfinder crew will be serving Hamburgers/Hot dogs at the campground at Pittsburgh Landing from 11:00-1:00 pm.  Cost is $5.00 per person. We will be having a 50/50 drawing as well.  For more detailed information, phone Brenda Heckman, 839.2303.  You can also visit the Pathfinders’ website for more information about this ride (and others planned for the year).


White Bird Rodeo Queen Tryouts

Saturday, March 18th, at 1 PM (PST) – visit the White Bird Rodeo website to learn more details
Think Rodeo!!!  Rodeo Queen tryouts will be held at the White Bird Rodeo Arena south of town on Hwy 95.    To sign up or for more information, call Kami Fogleman, 208.983.1726 .

Art Show & Sale “March Miniature Madness”

Saturday, March 18th

The Salmon River Art Guild is presenting a collection of miniature (nothing larger than 11 x 14) art pieces; all are priced at $50 or less.
Held at Hoot’s Café from 8 AM to 3 PM (PST).  A wonderful opportunity to come out for lunch, visit with the artists, and enjoy the spectacular art work.

White Bird Community Library Bake Sale

Also on March 18th , delicious baked goods for sale just inside Hoot’s from 8-12 .  The volunteers would like to thank the SRAG for “sharing” their time with us—and also thank Hootie for providing a spot in her restaurant!  The library needs your support to continue being your local resource center.  Stop by the library to see the great selection of books.  Wi-Fi, 24/7.  There is a computer for public use.  Printing, fax, and copy services are also available.


March 26th , WBARD Community Breakfast Potluck, 8-10 AM

Bring a dish to share and join your friends and neighbors for a delicious breakfast at the school . If you can’t bring a dish, you are still more than welcome, but a donation would be much appreciated. Be sure to check out the WBARD’s website,