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Event Funding

Locally supported events and programs

The JHTTB allocates public funding to local events to promote, market, and produce events taking place in fall, winter, and spring.

Thanks to the money collected from the lodging tax, many community character events have been partially funded. This year, the JHTTB allocated $2 million to local events!

Applications for Spring 2025 events are now open!
For events taking place between January 1, 2025 and June 8, 2025
Application deadline: June 30, 2024 at 5pm MT

Apply Here

Does your event qualify for Jackson Hole Travel & Tourism Board funding? See Event Application Guidelines or contact the Special Events Liaison, John Morgan, at

Community events (sponsorship up to $5,000)

Events must contribute to the distinctive character and vibrancy of our community and enhance the visitor experience. Examples include the Touch-A-Truck, Pumpkins on Fire, and Teton County Model United Nations.

Large events (sponsorship from $5,000 to $75,000)

These events are intended to drive visitation to Jackson and generate overnight stays. These events are measured based on visitor attendance and estimated lodging revenue. Examples include the Jackson Hole Marathon, Stage Stop Pedigree Dog Sled Race, World Championship Hill Climb, and Teton Powwow.

Signature events (sponsorship of $75,000+)

These events are intended to showcase Jackson as an event destination and drive visitation and overnight stays. In addition, these events meet the JHTTB’s mission and goals and showcase responsible event tourism on a global scale. Examples include the Jackson Hole Rendezvous Spring Festival.

  • Funded Events

    See what upcoming events the Jackson Hole Travel & Tourism Board is currently funding.

    View Events
  • Local Marketing Partnerships

    Programs and initiatives, outside of events, can also apply for JHTTB funding through a separate funding request process.

    Funding Opportunities
  • Apply for Event Funding

    Complete this form to apply for event funding from the Jackson Hole Travel & Tourism Board. The form will only be available when applications are being accepted.

    Apply Now

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About the JHTTB

The Jackson Hole Travel & Tourism Board (JHTTB) is dedicated to developing a healthy economy that preserves Jackson Hole’s natural capital, provides a quality visitor experience, and enhances the well-being of the community.