WHAT TO DO: Labor Day weekend events

Posted at 5:38 AM, Aug 30, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-30 07:38:24-04


Idaho Fun for Everyone!

Spirit of Boise Balloon Classic

August 29th - September 2nd, 2018 | See Schedule Here

The Spirit of Boise Balloon Classic was first hosted in 1991 as a way to provide an exciting, family oriented production for the community at no charge. Hosted annually at Ann Morrison Park, the event brings together locals and tourists alike who enjoy being surrounded by endless colorful balloons, inspiring music, and their favorite local radio stations. This event is enjoying almost 30 years of entertainment here within the Treasure Valley! More info here!


Murder at Deadwood Saloon

August 30th - September 1st, 2018 | 7PM - 9PM
For weeks, people have been pouring into the small western town of Deadwood for the biggest poker tournament this side of the Mississippi. From Outlaws to Marshalls and Saloon Girls to Southern Belles, everyone has made this small western frontier town THE place to be. With a smattering of bandits, bankers, saloon girls, sheriffs, gamblers, east coast debutantes, and of course a few of the locals, this is guaranteed to make for a very interesting evening indeed. More info here!


My Fair Lady

August 30th - September 1st, 2018 | See Showtimes Here

My Fair Lady is the standard by which all other musicals are measured. Based on Shaw’s play and Pascal’s movie “Pygmalion,” with book, music and lyrics by Lerner and Loewe, My Fair Lady is triumphant. It’s no wonder everyone - not just Henry Higgins - falls in love with Eliza! More info here!


CableONE Movie Night in Meridian - Toy Story

August 31st, 2018 | 9PM - 11:30PM

It’s the last Movie Night of the year! Grab your family, friends, and neighbors this summer and join Meridian Parks and Recreation for CableONE Movie Night in Meridian! Every Friday in August they inflate the giant outdoor movie screen in Settlers Park for a family friendly movie. Each week community partners will join in! Some bring bounce houses, others bring giveaways. More info here!


Final Fridays with IHFF - I Know What You Did Last Summer

August 31t, 2018 | 7PM - 11PM
IHFF and Woodland Empire bring you the monthly movie series, Final Fridays! This month is “I Know What You Did Last Summer”! Five dollars gets you a sweet horror flick and a tasty brew. This is a 21+ event. Please bring your own low back camp chair or blanket. Doors at 7 and movie starts at 8. More info here!  


Boise Farmers Market

Every Saturday - September 1st,  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!


Meridian Main Street Market

Every Saturday - September 1st, 2018 | 9AM - 2PM
Come pick up fresh produce, meat, eggs, and baked goods! Enjoy shopping several local artisans and pick up handcrafted decor, jewelry, clothing, bath and body products, and more! Check out live music, beer, food, and kids activities! More info here!


Eagle Saturday Market

Every Saturday - September 1st, 2018 | 9:30AM - 2PM

The Eagle Saturday Market is a community market located in the heart of downtown Eagle, in Heritage Park. Managed by the City of Eagle Parks and Recreation Department, one will find an array of arts and crafts along with local produce, herbs and flowers, woodwork, specialty food items and freshly prepared food. Every Saturday the park comes alive with the melodious sounds of local musicians and community members coming together to support local micro-producers. More info here!


Rediscovered Books Bookstore Birthday

September 1st, 2018 | 11AM - 8PM
Join the party to help Rediscovered Books celebrate their 12th birthday. You'll enjoy games, sacks, prizes, and new merchandise. Mother Bruce, the grouchy bear of the books by Peter T. Higgins, will be in store from 11AM - 1PM They'll also be live on Facebook beginning at 11AM More info here!


Latino Fest 2018

September 1st, 2018 | 4PM - 10PM
The Consulate of Mexico in Boise and the Idaho Hispanic Chamber of Commerce invites you to Latino Fest 2018, the most important Latino event in Idaho. Latino Fest aims to enrich the cultural life of Idaho and promote relations between Hispanics and the local community, sharing culture and artistic expressions such as music, dance, food, visual art workshops and more. You will enjoy the music of DJ Giovanni, dance contests, Salsa, Bachata and Merengue Class, workshops for kids and you can enjoy all the cuisine of different countries such as Cuba, Colombia, Argentina, Peru, and Mexico. More info here!


Gods of Rock Tribute

September 1st, 2018 | 6PM - 11PM
Gods of Rock Tribute honors fallen rock icons, in support of National Suicide Prevention Month. Proceeds to Benefit American Foundation For Suicide Prevention. Get discounted tickets for $5 at the box office day of show with Military/Veteran ID. Featuring Actual Depiction, Nude Oil, Vindicata, Like No One, and 57 Heavy. More info here!



September 2nd, 2018 | 7PM - 11PM
Joywave is an American indie rock band from Rochester, New York, consisting of members Daniel Armbruster, Joseph Morinelli, Jeremiah Crespo, Benjamin Bailey, and Paul Brenner. Check them out live at the 21+ show at the Neurolux Sunday night! More info here!