Thanksgiving at The Wort Hotel

Thanksgiving at The Wort Hotel

Thanksgiving is a quiet time in Jackson Hole because the winter season is only getting started. This peaceful and tranquil time in our otherwise bustling resort town is one of the many things that makes celebrating Thanksgiving in Jackson Hole so wonderful. We've combed the local events calendars and come up with this suggested itinerary for a Thanksgiving getaway to Jackson Hole.

Thursday, November 26

8:45am- 28th Annual Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot 5K Run/Walk sponsored by St. John’s Medical Center - The non-competitive division begins at 8:45am and the competitive division starts at 9:15am. Youth ages 10 and under are invited to participate in the Lil’ Gobblers event. Run with the costumed turkey on this short course in the recreation center parking lot. This event will begin once the 5K run/walk is finished. This event has not yet been confirmed, please check back at a later time.

11:00am- After the race, it is time to eat all the calories you burned off! The Silver Dollar Bar & Grill, located inside The Wort Hotel, will be serving a traditional plated Thanksgiving Day lunch from 11am-4pm. We will begin accepting reservations on October 27th, please call 307-732-3939, ext. 437. More details to come.

Friday, November 27

9:00am- Thanksgiving marks Opening Day at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort. Come rip it up for the first turns of the season! Lifts will open at 9am, weather permitting. For daily updates, please visit their Snow Report page. 

5:00pm- Jackson Hole Town Square Lighting Ceremony presented by the Jackson Hole Chamber - Jackson Hole shops prepare for the holidays with sparkling lights, festive garlands, and beautiful window displays. The finishing touch is the lighting of Town Square! The annual Town Square Lighting Ceremony takes place the day after Thanksgiving from 5:00-7:00pm. This favorite holiday event features arrival of Santa Claus along with cookies, carols, and hot cocoa! This event has not yet been confirmed, please check back at a later time.

7:00pm- Celebrate the new season at The Silver Dollar Bar & Showroom. After the town lighting, grab dinner and drinks in the bar and enjoy live music. Click here to view the music schedule.

Stay at The Wort Hotel

The Wort Hotel is offering a special Thanksgiving vacation package, including reservations to our traditional plated Thanksgiving Day lunch.