Printed on: September 07, 2013

GET OUT

Get your last tiger ears of the year as the Eastern Idaho State Fair comes to a close, or enjoy a lively evening with the Idaho Falls Symphony in Freeman Park.

By Liz Guinn
calendars@postregister.com

Eastern Idaho State Fair

The Eastern Idaho State Fair wraps up today in Blackfoot. Highlights include the 1 p.m. Farm Bureau talent contest and Pari-Mutuel and Indian Relay Racing beginning at noon. The final grandstand event is the 7:30 p.m. demolition derby. Tickets are $20 for adults and $16 for children. Fair admission is $6 for adults, $2 for children ages 6 to 11 and free for children 5 and younger. Visit www.funatthefair.com.

Free admission day

The Art Museum of Eastern Idaho hosts its monthly free admission day from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 300 S. Capital Ave. Visitors can see the eighth biennial ART Idaho competition, which showcases the works of artists throughout Idaho. The exhibit runs through Nov. 2. Call 524-7777 or visit www.theartmuse um.org.

Summer POPS!

The Idaho Falls Symphony presents a free Summer POPS! concert at 5:30 p.m. in Freeman Park. The symphony will perform well-known, family-friendly works such as marches, cartoon music, movie music and more. Call 529-1080 or visit www.ifsymphony.org.

Watercolor Society exhibit

The Idaho Watercolor Society exhibit is open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Carr Gallery, 450 A St. The show features artwork by Idaho Watercolor Society members selected at their annual juried exhibition. Admission is free. Call 522-0471 or visit www.ida hofallsarts.org.

Farmers Market

The Idaho Falls Farmers Market is open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 501 W. Broadway. There will be fresh produce, meat, pastries and crafts for sale, as well as live music. Visit www.idahofalls farmersmarket.org.

Saturday market

The Idaho Falls Saturday Market runs from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the greenbelt. It features handmade items such as jewelry and clothing, baked goods, food vendors and live entertainment. Call 589-7130.

Guitar exhibit

The Museum of Idaho's exhibit, "Guitar: The Instrument That Rocked the World," is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 200 N. Eastern Ave. It features the world's largest guitar, oldest electric guitar and guitars used by notable musicians. Admission is $8 for adults and $6 for youths. Call 522-1400 or visit www.museumofidaho.org.