Ever wonder what it feels like to be on the other side of Michael Carbonaro as he works his magic to make people believe the unbelievable? This is your chance to find out! From his hit television series “The Carbonaro Effect” on truTV, magician Michael Carbonaro brings his signature blend of bizarre antics, audience interaction, hilarious video clips, and mind-blowing magic, live on stage! Don’t miss out on your chance to feel the effect of Michael Carbonaro…LIVE!” More info here!
Prost! Oktoberfest is back! For the third Oktoberfest Prost is bringing back their giant beer garden on North 8th Street out front of the pub for a full on block party. Come drink Liters of bier in the sun and do it like they do in Munich! It wouldn’t be Oktoberfest without lots of great German bier! This year, Prost will have German fest biers from breweries such as Hofbräu, Ayinger, Warsteiner, Paulaner, and more! Come thirsty all weekend long to try the largest selection of these special biers available at one point during the entire year! More info here!
Walk to End Alzheimer’s - Treasure Valley
October 7th, 2017 | 10AM - 2PM
Join the Treasure Valley community and KIVI to “Walk to End Alzheimer’s”! Fight for Alzheimer's first survivor by participating in the 2017 Walk to End Alzheimer's - Treasure Valley this Saturday at Julius M. Kleiner Park in Meridian. Even if you are unable to attend this walk you can still donate to the fight here. More info here!
GRAMMY-nominated blues-rock guitar icon Joe Bonamassa announces his new North American FALL TOUR dates for 2017 in support of his latest studio solo album, Blues of Desperation (J&R Adventures).
Hailed worldwide as one of the greatest guitar players of his generation, Joe Bonamassa has almost single-handedly redefined the blues-rock genre and brought it into the mainstream. More info here!
Idaho City Days
October 7th & 8th, 2017 | Saturday 9AM - 10PM and Sunday 9AM - 5PM | Full Schedule Here
Head to the hills for this year’s Idaho City Days, a weekend of Celebrating Community: Past, Present and Future. You’ll enjoy a fun run, carnival, silent auction, a “Build the History” community barbecue, beer garden, dancing, artisans, crafters and food vendors. Plus the doors of the former mining town’s unique member businesses and historical buildings will be open. The community barbecue fundraiser will be held 4PM-7PM Saturday, with tickets for $25. More info here!
October 7th, 2017 | Kick off at 9AM - Walk begins at 10AM (Participate with/without your dog)
Reward your furry buddy with See Spot Walk, where you can meet up with people and pets at the Julia Davis Park bandshell for a 1-mile walk through the park, and check out vendors, contests, demos and more. For Fido, it’s Christmas—walking with a thousand other dogs and their owners—and for the Idaho Humane Society, it’s a fundraiser to help in its mission to care for dogs without homes. More info here!
Looking for healthier lifestyle options for you and your family? Find the answers at the Health and Fitness Fair. You can visit with doctors, dentists and healthcare professionals along with fitness, nutrition and beauty experts to learn practical, take-home solutions for better nutrition and physical activities. Get your flu shot and select from multiple health screenings all in one visit. More info here!
Boise Beauty Expo is the ultimate lifestyle event, featuring all the needs and interests of women under one roof. Boise Beauty Expo will attract hundreds of women who want to shop, learn, laugh and relax while visiting 100 plus exhibits offering a vast array of products and services including skincare, beauty, health, nutrition, fitness, leisure, travel, education and much more. More info here!
Join Camp River Run for their annual fundraiser. This year’s theme will be “Superheroes,” because everyone gets to be a superhero at Camp River Run. You’ll enjoy a bounce house, pizza, drinks and prizes. The first 100 registered receive cinch backpacks with swag items. More info here!
Bring the family to the 25th Annual Emmett Harvest Festival! Activities will be in Pioneer Park and Downtown Main St. Pumpkin decorating contest for kids, hayrides, food, and fun! Frontier Cinema will be playing the movie “Leap!” during the festival! More info here!
This workshop is designed for youth 2nd grade and up. Students will simulate Earth processes and explore the differences between weathering and erosion, in the classroom and on the hillside, sponsored by Idaho Museum of Mining and Geology. More info here!
Check out this family-friendly event celebrating the changing season with live music, wagon rides, beer and wine garden, food vendors, the Scarecrow Stroll, and kids’ activities. You can buy a pumpkin in the pumpkin patch to paint and take home, and shop in the artist market, which features a variety of art from local artisans. More info here!
College of Western Idaho (CWI) will be kicking off this year’s Semana Cultural with the second annual Fiesta Cultural celebration of Hispanic Culture at CWI’s Nampa Campus! Join the College in this celebration by experiencing, engaging, learning, and having fun through great activities, including music, dancing, games, art, and demonstrations. Enjoy a diverse variety of food from local food trucks and vendors. More info here!
Christopher Titus returns to the Boise Knitting Factory with his eighth special. Employing what he’s labeled “hard funny,” Titus has released seven 90-minute albums in as many years, and he has seven one-hour comedy specials currently running on Comedy Central. Known for leaving no stone unturned, especially within his own life and family, Titus takes his audience on a 90-minute ride that will leave you exhausted from laughter. More info here!
Duck Club Presents: Drab Majesty back in Boise in support of the new album ‘THE DEMONSTRATION’. Special guests PURE/OBSESSION and CRY will open. Drab Majesty began as a warbled transmission received via 4-track cassette in a dim, Los Angeles bedroom in 2012. The entity known as Deb Demure, an interdimensional muse of sorts, lent an otherworldly vision to a human contact; one to be realized through meticulously composed lo-fi recordings. More info here!
What it do party people? Mark your calendars, tie a ribbon on your finger, make a note on your palm pilot… do what you need to, but don’t miss this event! Lost Grove will be opening their doors for two grand opening nights, Friday and Saturday! More info here!
USA Dance Boise celebrates National Ballroom Dance Week with the annual gala, “Mad Hot for Ballroom”. Performances showcasing talented local professionals and ballroom enthusiasts! There will also be plenty of time for open dancing. Doors open at 6PM with dinner and social dancing. Performances and intermittent open dancing from 7:30PM until 9:30PM, then open dancing following until 11PM. More info here!
Live Music! Outdoor Movie: House on a Haunted Hill! Discount Frye Boots! Idaho Kettle Corn, Beer/Wine and a Fab performance from Miss Lilian Stardust! The Bombshell Building is turning 100 YEARS OLD! And the ol’ gal’s big birthday happens to fall the same year as their 5 year anniversary of starting their mission to beautify Boise. The extravaganza is the 7th! More info here!
Come join us Saturday October 7th for the Second Annual Art Crawl! We have paired over 20 local artist with 11 downtown Boise venues. Check out the latest work from: Nicolette Laursen, Suzanne Lee-Chetwood, Jaki Katz, Lindsey Loch, Mark McGinnis, Stuart Holland, Meg Kahnle, Jay O’Leary, Jennifer Proffitt, Katy Rogan, Chelsi “Bright Eye” Benger, Steve Wilhite, Jessica Tookey, Julie Pegan, Karen Eastman, Betsie Richardson, Toby Davis, Rachel Teannalach, James Mckain, Seth Emrynt, Tyler Bush, Miss Cay, Liz Flores, Andrea Bonadiman, John Irwin, Robert Aden, and Christian Mawson. Your passport purchase entitles you to drink specials at every stop, dog tags, a tote, water bottle and if you finish the crawl a limited edition tee shirt at the after party! This is a great opportunity to get out and see the city, purchase amazing local art and meet a ton of great people. More info here!