Weekend Events and 9 Ways to Spend Your Day With The Family In Jackson Hole

Posted on Dec. 8, 2018

Hey Happy Active Families!

It’s the weekend! Finally a chance to enjoy family time and embrace the holiday season. A chance to reflect, to be grateful, and to breathe. Here are a few ideas for a super weekend in Jackson, with the current -7 degree temperatures in mind :)


Happy Active Family 11AM Meet Up @ R Park

Bring your sleds to R Park and join us on the hill!

Location: 4270 River Springs Drive, Wilson, WY

When: Saturday December 8th @ 11AM

‘Fairest of Them All’ Dancers Workshop Original Production @ The Center for the Arts

“Let Dancers' Workshop move you, make you laugh and kick your holiday season off right! All your favorite characters, from the Huntress and the Evil Queen to the Seven Dwarves, and of course, Snow White, will move across The Center Stage employing everything from modern dance, ballet and hip hop to theatrical and comedic bits.”

2PM Saturday, December 8*

7PM Saturday, December 8

4PM Sunday, December 9

$30 Adult / $15 Student / $50 supporter (includes a $20 donation to DW)

$25 Adult / $10 Student / $50 supporter (includes a $20 donation to DW)*

Snowcross National @Snow King Mountain Resort

“For those who to attend the Jackson Hole Snocross National, you’ll find fun and excitement for the entire family. With the fan favorite demo rides being on site near the race track and plenty of opportunities to get close to the racing action and meet their favorite racer.”

December 8th 12:30PM-8:30PM

Art Association Holiday Bazaar @ The Lodge at Jackson Hole Conference Center

Check out the creations of local artists and browse for some locally sourced holiday cards and gifts!

Saturday December 8th 9AM-4PM

Home for the Holidays Adoption Drive @ Teton Motors Subaru

“Even if you are not in the market for a pet this holiday season, feel free to swing by, participate in the holiday themed activities and meet some furry friends! Donations like beds, food and toys will also be accepted!”

Saturday December 8th 10AM-2PM

9 Places to Visit

  1. Hole Bowl Bowling Alley

Hours: Saturday 11AM-12AM, Sunday 11AM-11PM

2. Axis Gymnastics Open Gym

$15 per child

Saturday Preschool Open Gym (1-5 w/ caregiver) 10:30AM-11:30AM

Saturday Gym Jam 1 (K+) 11:45AM-1PM

Sunday Axis Park Warrior Open Gym Sunday (K+) 12PM-1:15PM

3. Sledding in R Park

Location: 4270 River Springs Drive, Wilson, WY

4. Magic Carpet at Snow King


Free for 5 and under

$10 for entire family 6+

5. Christmas Tree Family Outing

Be sure to pick up a $15 permit from 340 N Cache St

Map of Where You Can/Cannot Chop Down Your Christmas Tree

6. The Grinch Movie, A super cute and lovely message truly fun for children and adults.

Twin Cinema Showings

Saturday: 2:10, 4:40, 7:10, 9:10

Sunday: 2:10, 4:40, 7:10

Movie Works Showings

Saturday: 2:10, 4:40, 7:10, 9:10

Sunday: 2:10, 4:40, 7:10

Prices: Child and Senior $7, Matinee $8, Adult $9.75

7. Baking and decorating cookies at home together

Our Favorite Holiday Cookie Cutter Recipe For Decorating

8. The Children's Museum

Enjoy Jackson Hole’s favorite interactive play space for children!

9. Family movie night!

Cozy up in Jammie’s with popcorn and a positive family movie like ‘Sing’, ‘Tangled’, or ‘Despicable Me’!

Thanks for tuning in with us! We hope you and your family have a fabulous weekend. Please feel free to contact us at team@happyactivefamily.com with any questions or events you’d like to see featured on our blog.


The Team at Happy Active Family