WHAT TO DO: Live Theater, Zombies and the Air Show

For Everyone

BLT: The Addams Family Musical
Oct. 13th – 28th, 2017 | Check Showtimes Here

The Addams Family features an original story, and it’s every father’s nightmare. Wednesday Addams, the ultimate princess of darkness, has grown up and fallen in love with a sweet, smart young man from a respectable family who her parents have never met. More info here!

 

Stage Coach: Baskerville, A Sherlock Holmes Mystery

October 13th – 28th, 2017 | Check Showtimes Here
Get your deerstalker cap on because the play’s afoot! Comedic genius Ken Ludwig transforms Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic tale into a murderously funny adventure. Appropriate for adults and young people ages 11 and older. More info here!

LUCHA LIBRE: Night of the Dead

October 13th, 2017 | 6PM – 11PM
This Friday the 13th comes Idaho’s most slammin’ event of the season, Lucha Libre: Night of the Dead starring one of the most legendary professional wrestlers, Rey Mysterio, JR! Johnny Mundo, Psicosis, Joey Ryan, and many more will join him to put on an evening stunning feats of athleticism in the ring. A variety of rock and latin styles of music will accent the night. Once the wrestling ends, the night will feature dancing. It’s a unique event you sure don’t wanna miss! More info here!

Haunted Halloween Trolley Tours

October 13th – 31st, 2017 | Check Times Here
Haunted Halloween Trolley tours will run nightly beginning Friday the 13th. The Oct. 27th tour includes the Frightened Felons event at The Old Pen. The Oct 31 tour is “adults only,” with alcohol served on board. All other tours are for ages 13 and older, make your reservation today! More info here!

Boise Bicycle Project 10 Year Anniversary Party

October 14th, 2017 | 6PM – 10PM
Boise Bicycle Project turns 10 this year and they’re throwing a party to say thank you for making BBP what it is today. All day on Saturday, the shop will be throwing it back old school with guest appearances from former BBP employees. The party kicks off at 6PM with live music from Boise Rock School and DJ Stidbeats, food from tHe FuNkY tAco and B-Town Bistro, New Belgium Brewing, and Meriwether Cider Company! Proceeds will benefit BBP and their programs as they embark on the next stage of their journey. More info here!

Gowen Thunder 2017

October 14th – 15th, 2017 | 8AM – 5PM
The Idaho National Guard, in conjunction with Idaho Support Our Troops, proudly presents Gowen Thunder 2017! On October 14th and 15th, enjoy the incredible sights and sounds of the USAF Thunderbirds and the Canadian Aerial Jet demonstration team, the Snowbirds! Also witness many other incredible ground performers and partake in a variety of activities over the course of both days. More info here!

Boise Zombie Walk 2017

October 14th, 2017 | 6PM – 9PM
Meet in front of the Frank Steunenberg Statue across from the Statehouse. Costume judging begins at 6PM and the Walk begins at 7PM! This is an all ages family friendly event! Come dressed in your best zombie “Night of the Living Dead” attire! More info here!

Fall Fashion Show

October 14th, 2017 | 7PM – 9:30PM
Voxn Clothing is dedicated to bringing the most unique shopping experience to the women of Boise! Join Voxn for their first fashion show on Saturday! The doors open at 7PM and the show starts at 8PM! Come early to take photos, get snacks and enjoy drinks from local partners. Featuring clothing that is carried by Voxn Clothing and the Voxn Clothing Private Label that is designed right here in Boise! All the clothing will be modeled by local models and performances will be by local artists as well! More info here!

The Interrupters, SWMRS, Sharp Shock, Urban Outfielders
October 15th, 2017 | Doors at 7PM Show at 8PM
An L.A.-based four-piece bound by their rebel spirit and deep love of 2 Tone, The Interrupters make super-high-energy ska-punk that’s equal parts catchy and confrontational. Frontwoman Aimee Interrupter, guitarist Kevin Bivona, bassist Justin Bivona, and drummer Jesse Bivona spit out lyrics that take on matters as thorny as martial law and Big Brotherism while churning out bouncing rocksteady rhythms and snarly guitar riffs. More info here!

Family Friendly Events

All Ages Friday the 13th Party

October 13th, 2017 | 7PM – 1AM
Too old for Trick-or-Treating? Too young for the typical Halloween party debauchery? Just want to go out and enjoy Halloween the way it was meant to be celebrated? Join the MGI Foundation as they host a hauntingly good time at the ALL ages LGBTQA Halloween Party. There will be plenty of dancing, music and fun. There will be food for purchase and a full bar for those 21 and up. We will also have special pop up entertainment by local performers and area talent. More info here!

Dog Day at The Farmstead
October 13th, 2017 | 4PM – 8PM

For one day, and one day only, dog lovers are invited to bring the WHOLE family (dogs included) to The Farmstead! All furry friends, from lap dogs to hunting dogs, are welcome to come and take part in the Farmstead fun. Be sure to enter the Costume Contest! All dogs must be leashed, have current vaccination tags, and be social with others. It will be PAWsitively wondRUFFul! More info here!

Spooktacular at Zoo Boise

October 13th – 15th & 20th – 22nd, 2017 | View Hours Here

Spooktacular will run the evenings of October 13th - 15th and 20th - 22nd. This walking tour will feature a variety of fun Halloween displays, activities, and a few animal encounters all designed for younger children. Spooktacular will also present a black light Halloween dance party, mascot meet-and-greets, professional magic, obstacle course, the Bone Yard, mini hay bale maze, a chance to hang out in the Bat House at night, and much much more! More info here!

 

IHFF: Frankenweenie
October 14th, 2017 | 10AM – 1PM
Parkside School - Boise’s best Preschool and Boise Public Library present a free family-friendly screening of Tim Burton’s, Frankenweenie! Make sure the kids dress-up! There are some cool prizes for best costume. This is an ALL AGES event. More info here!

Community Day Fall Festival

October 14th, 2017 | 10AM – 4PM
Enjoy family fun with something for everyone: gifts, crafts, food, games and more. Proceeds benefit the Nampa Boys and Girls Club. More info here!

15th Annual TVDSA Buddy Walk
October 14th, 2017 | 9AM – 2PM
The Treasure Valley Down Syndrome Association Buddy Walk begins at 11am on October 14th at Capitol Park. Participants walk up Capitol Blvd to the Julia Davis Park bandshell. At Julia Davis Park there will be a celebration with food, music, entertainment, games, bounce houses, prizes, information tables, and more. More info here!

Harry Potter & The Sorcerer’s Stone - In Concert
October 14th, 2017 | Showtimes at 1:30PM & 7:30PM

The Harry Potter film series is one of those once-in-a-lifetime cultural phenomena that continues to delight millions of fans around the world. The concert will feature the Boise Philharmonic performing every note from Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. Audiences will be able to relive the magic of the film in high-definition on a giant screen while hearing the orchestra perform the unforgettable score. More info here!

 

Touch-a-Tractor at The Farmstead
October 14th, 2017 | Noon to Dark

Hey there, future farmers! Here is your opportunity to touch, learn, and explore tractors of all different shapes and sizes! This event is included with any admission on October 14th. More info here!

Eagle Harvest Festival

October 14th, 2017 | 10AM – 2PM
Join us on Old State Street to celebrate fall at the Eagle Harvest Festival! There will be FREE kids activities including pumpkin decorating, kids games, balloon animals and more. New this year, wrestling pros Wrestle Club will be there to entertain! Don’t forget to vote for your favorite pumpkin flavored item at Pumpkin in the Park! Head on over to the Eagle Historical Museum to participate in additional FREE kids crafts, games and more! Hosted by City of Eagle Parks, Pathways & Recreation and Eagle Historical Museum. More info here!

 

Treasure Valley Nightowls

IHFF: Friday the 13th

October 13th, 2017 | 7:30PM – 10PM
The Idaho Horror Film Festival is excited to announce the attendance of Scream Queen, Adrienne King! IHFF will honor Ms. King with the first ever, IHFF Trailblazer Award for her advocacy of women in film and especially in the genre of horror. She has been supportive in her endeavors for women’s rights, victim’s rights and being the First Final Girl, she’s become a touchstone and inspiration to so many ultimate survivors. This event is 21+. More info here!

Humpin' Hannah's 39th Hannahversary!

October 13th – 14th | 3PM – 2AM
Celebrate 39 Years of Humpin’ Hannah’s, the Club that first initiated Partying on The Strip! No Cover & Happy Hour Prices All Night! J.R. & The Stingrays kick off the music with their Kickass Rock & Roll at 7:00 pm followed by The Always-Entertaining Rocci Johnson Band! Commemorate the founding of this renowned establishment, & TIp a Toast to Dick, Darcy & Todd, & thank them for 39 AWESOME YEARS! More info here!

LipsInc!'s "Brides of Frankenstein"

October 13th & 14th, 2017 | 8:30PM – 10:30PM
Hey Ghoulfriends & Boofriends, it’s almost THAT time of year again! Time for Spooktacular fun with LipsInc! This year’s shows are “Brides of Frankenstein”, they’re going to be a scream! It’ll be a trick and a treat to see our special guest star, the spooky, kooky and altogether kooky, Minerva Jayne! You’ll not want to miss our costumed extravaganza with Victoria, Christina Champagne, Roxy V and Martini! These shows are popular, so please call 208-368-0405 soon to reserve the best seats in the castle! See you at the shows! More info here!

IHFF: The Shining

October 14th, 2017 | 9PM – 12AM
The Idaho Horror Film Festival is screening the classic horror flick, The Shining! Free for IHFF Passholders! A Synopsis for those of you who have lived under a rock, Jack Torrance (Jack Nicholson) becomes winter caretaker at the isolated Overlook Hotel in Colorado, hoping to cure his writer’s block. He settles in along with his wife, Wendy (Shelley Duvall), and his son, Danny (Danny Lloyd), who is plagued by psychic premonitions. As Jack’s writing goes nowhere and Danny’s visions become more disturbing, Jack discovers the hotel’s dark secrets and begins to unravel into a homicidal maniac hell-bent on terrorizing his family. This is a 21+ event! More info here!

Barbarian Brewing Two-Year Anniversary Party

October 14th, 2017 | 3PM – 10PM
Celebrate Barbarian Brewing’s second anniversary with the release of two barrel-aged sours in bottle and on draft. FunkShine, Barbarian’s second anniversary beer, is a golden sour dry hopped with Citra and Azacca and has been souring in barrel since last year when they emptied and bottled the 2016 FunkShine. Elixir of the Gods is a pomegranate sour quadrupel-aged in Port barrels. Featuring food by Wetos Locos, and outdoor pouring station and seating. Plus live original music by Red Light Challenge from 7PM - 9PM. This is a 21+ Event. More info here!

Trivia Night w/ Powderhaus Brewing

October 15th, 2017 | 7PM – 10PM
Join SpaceBar Arcade this week for trivia with Powderhaus Brewing Company! They are coming over from Garden City to visit you and SpaceBar! Great Beer, Tough Trivia, and Cool Swag! Makes for an awesome party! See you at the arcade underground! More info here!

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