Roaring Youth Jam

August 12, 13, & 14, 2021

2021 Theme: Under the Sea

The Roaring Youth Jam is a fun-filled art festival along the Idaho Falls River Walk. The three-day festival includes art tents and community activities along the east side of the Idaho Falls River Walk where kids (and adults!) can get creative with paint and crafts. There are performances by local acts throughout each day. All activities and events are free!

2021 Art Projects

  1. Pastel Resist Jellyfish
  2. Design Your Own Mermaid
  3. Painted Ocean
  4. Seahorse Collage
  5. Potato Masher Turtle
  6. Shark Mouth
  7. Sandcastle Texture Art
  8. Stuffed Otter
  9. Coraf Reef Sponge Painting
  10. Ocean Animal Window Art


Live performances take place on the Greenbelt Stage daily from 11am until 3pm. If you would like to perform, please email We welcome dancers, singers, musicians, acrobats, and more!


All family-friendly vendors are welcome to participate in Youth Jam! Each non-food vendor must provide a free activity or item for kids at their booth. Just complete and submit a vendor registration form before the end of July.

Drawing Projects

Follow along as Visual Arts Director Georgina Goodlander leads you on some drawing projects!



Youth Jam would not be possible without support from all of these amazing sponsors! Thank you!