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WHAT TO DO: Beautiful weekend weather in Boise

Posted: 7:26 AM, Apr 19, 2018
Updated: 2018-04-19 09:26:55-04

If you need plans this weekend, Thisisboise.com has plenty to keep you busy!

Idaho Fun for Everyone!

Stretch Break Yoga April 20th, 2018 | 12:15PM - 1PM Come and stretch your cares away on Fridays! Instructor, Wyndi Shaffner will teach a blend of different styles of yoga to include all levels from beginning to advance. Work on low impact strengthening, balance, coordination, breathing, mindful movements and stress reduction. Participants will learn basic yoga poses, sun salutations, breathing techniques and relaxation methods. Have fun together working on your balance, stress reduction and strength. More info here!

Things Are-A-Brewin’ Craft Beer Sampling & Lecture at the Idaho State Archives April 20th, 2018 | 5PM - 7PM Join the Idaho State Archives to celebrate Idaho Craft Beer Month. You'll enjoy free beer samples from two of Idaho’s original craft breweries while perusing historical photos documenting Idaho’s rich history in beer. Guided behind-the-scenes tours of the Archives will begin promptly at 5PM, followed by presentations from Highlands Hollow, Grand Teton Brewing, and Sheila Francis, executive director of Idaho Brewers United. RSVP today! More info here!

Spring Detox Lunar Flow: Reboot and Revitalize

April 20th, 2018 | 6:30PM - 8PM Yogi’s have long considered Spring the best time to clear out winter’s stale energy, remove obstacles to grow, and plant new seeds for summer’s blossoming. In this workshop, you’ll use the receptive shapes of lunar flow and breath work to detox, make space, and revitalize our storehouse of energy. With guided meditation you’ll use this reclaimed space to gain clarity on our intentions for the upcoming season of growth. Each participant will receive a workbook which includes space for reflection but please feel free to bring your journal as well. More info here!

Luke Combs in Concert April 20th, 2018 | Doors at 6:30PM Show at 7:30PM Luke Combs is a 25-year-old musician with his sights set on making good music. Called "one of the most promising young talents in country music" by Country Music North, Luke's unapologetic style and fearless vocal abilities is beginning to cause quite a stir in Nashville. Performing live at the Revolution Concert House and Event Center. More info here!

Ballet Idaho Presents: Swan Lake April 20th & 21st, 2018 | See Showtimes Here Peter Anastos' staging of Swan Lake is one of the glories of Ballet Idaho. True love triumphs over evil in this powerful story set to Tchaikovsky's memorable score. With stunning costumes and sets by David Walker, this spectacular production will captivate and enthrall you. Ballet Idaho is proud to close out its 2017/18 season with the world's most famous ballet. More info here!

IMMG Field Trip: Squaw Butte

April 21st, 2018 | 7:30AM - 5PM Join CWI Professor Ander Sundell to explore Lake Idaho sediments and Columbia Plateau basalt. This will be an easy walk, make sure to bring a lunch and plenty of water. The group will be returning to Boise by 5PM, no pre registration is required. Sponsored by Idaho Museum of Mining and Geology. More info here!

Record Store Day at The Record Exchange

April 21st, 2018 | 8AM - 9PM The Record Exchange is celebrating the 11th Record Store Day with a full day of festivities! 400 exclusives released — Gift Shop opens at 7:30am for line, exclusives available at 8am. Free Guru Donuts and drip coffee 7:30-8am courtesy of Warner Music Group. The first 25 people in line will receive vouchers for a free gift bag with purchase; a $50 gift card will be randomly inserted into one of the 25 bags. More info here!

Capital City Public Market

April 21st, 2018 | 9:30AM - 1:30PM Idaho Street (between 9th and Capitol) will be full of local small businesses, selling all kinds of wonderfully unique art, jewelry, woodwork, glasswork, leatherwork and more! Fresh flower bouquets! Fresh produce, like lettuce, radishes, spinach, and more! Locally raised beef, elk, buffalo, jerky eggs... and plenty of ready to eat deliciousness, like crepes, pies, cookies, fudge, croissants, kettle korn, spicy peanuts, roasted almonds, etc! Locally roasted coffee! Local wine, cider, root beer & soda! There’s something for everyone, great gifts for friends and family, and things for your pets too! More info here!

Boise Farmers Market April 21st, 2018 | 9AM - 1PM The Boise Farmers Market is the community's source for locally grown foods sold by the farmer. The Market features specialty food products, Idaho goods and a select few artisans, plus a community space to learn about food and sustainability. Saturdays through October. More info here!

Pickin' Boise Vintage and Artisan Show

April 21st & 22nd, 2018 | Sat: 9AM - 6PM and Sun: 10AM - 4PM Look out Boise! Pickin' Boise Vintage Show & Artisan Market by Past Blessings Farm, creators of the fabulous "Pickin' Shows" throughout the West is returning this weekend to Expo Idaho! Shows bring in thousands of shoppers and with vendors from all over the Western half of the U.S. All vendors are hand selected through a jury process. Vintage, antique, artisan handcrafts, signs, jewelry, rustic, reclaimed, repurposed and so much more. More info here!

Women, Pillars of Success April 21st, 2018 | 9AM - 4PM The Women-Pillars of Success event provides the perfect forum for professional women and women business owners to network, share expertise, and gain insight into new opportunities and ideas. To highlight the accomplishments of women in business and to enlighten and encourage college and high school girls to reach for their dreams. More info here!

Boise Hawks Seasonal Job Fair

April 21st, 2018 | 9AM - 12PM The Boise Hawks will host their annual seasonal job fair for the 2018 season at Memorial Stadium. The Hawks are in search of dedicated and reliable personnel to join their game day staff for the upcoming season. They are looking for a variety of skill sets and personalities, but most importantly, they are looking for individuals who can contribute to the positive experience of their loyal fans and guests. More info here!

Bountiful Blueberries

April 21st, 2018 | 10AM - 11AM Blueberries are one of the best antioxidants you can find! Luckily, Idaho’s climate is great for growing this fantastic shrub. Learn the tips and tricks to growing your backyard blueberries, with nurseryman/expert, Dennis Fix. Check out their great selection of blueberry plants too. RSVP 208.853.4000 to save your seat. More info here!

Romancing the Rose

April 22nd, 2018 | 10:30AM - 11:30AM Roses, they give such beauty to your garden! Join the rose class and learn how to properly care for your roses and see which type will fit your landscape the best with Susan, our rose expert. FarWest roses are available in their growing greenhouse. RSVP 208.853.4000 to save your seat. More info here!

 

Family Friendly Events! Splash 'N Dash April 20th, 2018 | 5:45PM - 9:45PM

Parents, enjoy a Friday evening with each other while your children are actively entertained in the pools. For four hours, certified lifeguard and lesson staff will be in the water actively supervising water games and swimming. Pre Registration required. For ages 3-12; children must be potty trained. More info here!

Week of the Young Child Celebration

April 21st, 2018 | 11AM - 3PM This free event connects parents with valuable community resources and provides businesses and organizations a unique opportunity to showcase the work they do. Each vendor booth offers an activity for children, such as an art project or a new skill to learn. Attendees will also enjoy live music and performances. The Idaho Botanical Garden will be open for the community to explore during the event. More info here!

 

17th Annual Run For Autism April 21st, 2018 | 8AM - 11AM Join the Autism Society Treasure Valley for their 17th Annual Run For Autism. Create a team, take your family and friends, or just enjoy a lovely riverside run or walk in support of autistic individuals. Registration opens the event, followed by the Kids Dash, 5K Run, and a 2 mile Family Stroll. Raffle prize winners will be announced at the end! More info here!

BBP Kids' Bike Swap, Sale and Safety Event

April 21st, 2018 | 11AM - 3PM Help your kids get ready to ride this spring and summer at Boise Bicycle Project Kids' Bike Swap, Sale and Safety Event. Receive $10 for each donated bike to use toward a kids' bike purchase that day. Kids' bikes for sale will be priced from $10-$60. And there'll be safety lessons taught throughout the event. More info here!

Meridian Symphony: Rising Stars Concert

April 21st, 2018 | 7:30PM - 10PM Meridian Symphony Orchestra presents “Rising Stars." Featuring 2018 Young Artists Competition winners Reiko Tachibana and Jake Curtis performing solos with the orchestra, plus Ralph Vaughan Williams’ The Wasps Overture, Dvorak’s Symphony No. 8 Fourth Movement; Bartók’s Romanian Folk Dances; Elgar’s Serenade for Strings and the U.S. premiere of Kaoru Wada’s Lux Centuriae, marking the 100th anniversary of Nikon. More info here!

Middle Earth Day

April 22nd, 2018 | 11AM - 3PM Re-POP Gifts has been working hard to bring a bit of The Shire to Boise! They’ll be unveiling their latest prop replica, Bilbo Baggins' Hobbit Hole! Inspired by and built to look just like Bilbo's home in the Peter Jackson movies. Stop by for an Earth Day celebration featuring refreshments, prizes, free gifts, recycled art, and... HOBBITS! Because Hobbits are great gardeners and love to eat; Free vegetable seed packets while supplies last! More info here!

A Plastic Ocean: The Documentary

April 22nd, 2018 | Doors at 5:30PM Show at 6:30PM A Plastic Ocean begins when journalist Craig Leeson, searching for the elusive blue whale, discovers plastic waste in what should be pristine ocean. In this adventure documentary, Craig teams up with free diver Tanya Streeter and an international team of scientists and researchers, and they travel to twenty locations around the world over the next four years to explore the fragile state of our oceans, uncover alarming truths about plastic pollution, and reveal working solutions that can be put into immediate effect. More info here!

 

Treasure Valley Night Owls! 4/20 Party with Pause For The Cause April 20th, 2018 | 8:30PM - 2AM

Free show! Come and celebrate 4/20 with the most fun Reggae/Ska Band in Boise! The one and only, Pause For The Cause! Joining them will be Fresh AF! Drink specials all night and raffles! Bring your friends to the party of the year at the Eastside Tavern! More info here!

4/20: Black Light Night at Humpin' Hannah's! April 20th, 2018 | 9PM - 2AM 4/20 Black Light Night and no cover! Awesome drink specials, prizes, raffles, James Wilde and her Glitter Projects will be in house from 9pm to 10pm to make all of your Glitter Dreams come true! $100 Bar Tab 4 the Best Show-Us-Your-Glow Costume - Glow Prizes flying from the stage! More info here!

I Love the 90's Bar Crawl - Boise

April 21st, 2018 | 2PM - 10PM Alright stop, collaborate and listen! The I Love the 90's Bar Crawl is coming to Boise this Saturday! Lace up your high tops, put on our fanny packs and get jiggy with it to the best music of the 90's! See the participating bars here! Make sure to register ASAP! More info here!

Art of Fashion Show: Material

April 21st, 2018 | Doors at 5:30PM Attend BAM’s Art of Fashion Show: MATERIAL and watch as designers reveal their entries for the MATERIAL Design Contest. The audience votes for the winner. Art of Fashion Show: MATERIAL is inspired by the variety of art media on display in the exhibition "Consider the Source." This event is 18+, purchase your tickets now. More info here!

Great Electric Quest

April 21st, 2018 | 7PM - 11PM

A Journey of Rock and Roll and Classic Metal! With special guests Mountains Like Tidal Waves and Charley Cholo, this is a 21+ show. More info here!

Sunday Brunch Beer Pairing

April 22nd, 2018 | 11AM - 3PM In celebration of Idaho Craft Beer Month, Mad Swede has planned a special brunch pairing with their mad great beer and delicious food from The Tower Grill in Nampa. Get your tickets now! More info here!

Boise GPO Brews and Brains for a Cause

April 22nd, 2018 | 4:30PM - 6PM Hello craft beer loving ladies! Join in for a fun afternoon of Beer and Brains for a Cause! Boise Girls Pint Out is creating a beer themed trivia to play in teams over some delicious craft beer by Clairvoyant Brewery in honor of Idaho Craft Beer Month by Idaho Brewers United (IBU). Your entry fee will earn you a ticket to enter our raffle for some sweet swag and your chance to play! More info here!

Dead Meadow + Ealdor Bealu + Lucid Aisle

April 22nd, 2018 | 7PM - 11PM This is a 21+ show and venue. More info here!