I Love Wallowa County – Arts. Music. Recreation. And Nez Perce Country

More Than The Arts, Music, And Pristine Landscapes. The Waláwas Are The Ancient Homeland Of The Nez Perce (Nimiipuu). Surrounded By The Eagle Cap Wilderness, glacial lakes, working ranches, and the wide open spaces of Eastern Oregon, it is considered one of the seven Wonders of Oregon, and the gateway to Hells Canyon. … Continue ReadingI Love Wallowa County – Arts. Music. Recreation. And Nez Perce Country

And they are off… Meet the 76th Chief Joseph Days Rodeo Court

Welcome to the 2022 Chief Joseph Days Rodeo Court While the 2020/2021 Chief Joseph Days Honor Court finishes out its reign as the Chief Joseph Days ambassadors at the end of this year, we welcome the new and upcoming Chief Joseph Days Rodeo Court for 2022. First Tryouts were held on September … Continue ReadingAnd they are off… Meet the 76th Chief Joseph Days Rodeo Court

The Return of the Nez Perce Encampment Pavilion during Chief Joseph Days

The First Nez Perce Pow Wow Since the covid-19 outbreak in 2020. Reunited at last! Once again and to the joy of tribal members and visitors alike, the Nez Perce gathered in Joseph to share their culture and traditions during the week of Chief Joseph Days. Natives as much as non-natives are … Continue ReadingThe Return of the Nez Perce Encampment Pavilion during Chief Joseph Days

Chief Joseph Days’ Little Buckaroo Rodeo a success for the sixth time

Special need children owned the rodeo arena this morning at Chief Joseph Days. Deb Scudder, who has been the chair of Chief Joseph Days’ Little Buckaroo Rodeo for the last six years had tears in her eyes when she witnessed the cheers and smiles of every special need child this morning and … Continue ReadingChief Joseph Days’ Little Buckaroo Rodeo a success for the sixth time

Kickoff at 75th Chief Joseph Days: The Bucking Horse Stampede

~ Always Never the Same ~ Chief Joseph Days’ kickoff has been the famous Bucking Horse Stampede for decades, and usually everything goes pretty smooth coming down Main Street in Joseph. But there are years where the mood of the horses and their natural curiosity adds a little more flair and excitement … Continue ReadingKickoff at 75th Chief Joseph Days: The Bucking Horse Stampede