1983 - University of Vermont students Trey Anastasio, Mike Gordon, Jon Fishman and Jeff Holdsworth form Phish.
1985 - Page McConnell joins the group.
1986 - Singer/guitarist Holdsworth leaves the group.
1988 - Junta, their first album, self-released.
1990 - Lawn Boy self-released.
1992 - Signed by Elektra Records; A Picture of Nectar released; headline the first H.O.R.D.E. tour.
1993 - Rift released.
1994 - Hoist released.
1995 - A Live One released.
1996 - Billy Breathes released; Clifford Ball festival in New York.
1997 - The Great Went festival in Maine.
1998 - The Story of the Ghost released; Lemonwheel festival in Maine.
1999 - Camp Oswego festival in New York; Big Cypress festival in Florida.
2000 - Farmhouse released; first hiatus begins; Bittersweet Motel documentary released.
2002 - Appear on The Simpsons; band returns for New Year's Eve show at Madison Square Garden.
2003 - Round Room released; It festival in Vermont.
2004 - Undermind released; Coventry festival in Vermont; second hiatus begins.
2005 - Appear on South Park.
2006 - Anastasio charged with heroin possession in New York.
2009 - Band returns; Joy released; Festival 8 in California.
2011 - Super Ball IX festival in New York.