WHAT TO DO: Weekend happenings in the Treasure Valley

Posted at 7:07 AM, Jun 28, 2018
and last updated 2018-06-28 09:07:54-04


Idaho Fun for Everyone!

Music Theatre of Idaho Presents: Chicago

June 28th - 30th, 2018 | See Showtimes Here
In roaring twenties Chicago, Roxie Hart murders a faithless lover and convinces her hapless husband Amos to take the rap, until he finds out he’s been duped and turns on Roxie. Convicted and sent to death row, Roxie and another “Merry Murderess,” Velma Kelly, vie for the spotlight and the headlines, ultimately joining forces in search of the “American Dream:” fame, fortune and acquittal. More info here!


The Great Northwest Outdoor Expo

June 29th - July 1st, 2018 | 12PM - 5PM
The Great Northwest Outdoor Expo, hosted by Idaho Ducks Unlimited, is an interactive experience for everything outdoors. Learn from hunting, fishing and camping experts with how-to seminars, product demos, and the latest gear and techniques. More info here!


National Eat at a Food Truck Day Rally

June 29th, 2018 | 5PM - 8PM
Come celebrate "National Eat at a Food Truck Day" with us! We'll have trucks serving at the 36th Street Garden Center for your dining enjoyment. Mad Mac, Urban Smoke, Coned, Cupbop Idaho, Burgerlicious, Churro Brosand Trailhead Ice will be there for you to choose from, and we'll have cold beer pouring from Payette Brewing Co.. Gonna be a great time, and the perfect excuse to eat at a food truck! More info here!


Peaceful Belly Farm to Fork Dinners

June 29th & 30th, 2018 | 7PM - 10PM
Spend an evening on the farm with the spectacular Farm-to-Fork Supper Club series! These dinners are otherworldly and will transport you to another time and place where fresh food cooked with amazing brilliance is presented to the table in a picturesque farm setting. These dinners are life changing and you will find no other experience like them in Boise. Buy your tickets today! More info here!


Meridian Main Street Market

Every Saturday - June 30th, 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!


1st Annual Lavender Festival

June 30th, 2018 | 9AM - 4PM
Pick your own lavender bundles, food and craft vendors, lavender plants for sale, lavender wand making classes and live music! Come join Happy Valley Lavender Farms for the fun! More info here!


Feed Your Soul 2018

June 30th, 2018 | 11AM - 9PM
Feed Your Soul celebrates the common good that ignites us all through the universal languages of food, drink and music. You'll enjoy local craft breweries, food trucks, live music and entertainment, inflatable bounce houses, obstacle course, jousting, games and prizes, giveaways and drawings. All proceeds benefit the job training program at Create Common Good. More info here!


Capital City Public Market

Every Saturday - June 30th, 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 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 at the Capital City Public Market! More info here!


Tai Chi in the Garden

June 30th, 2018 | 9:30AM - 10:30AM

Become centered within the invigorating morning sounds and scents of the Idaho Botanical Garden. Tai Chi, an internal art incorporating meditation, has been described as magical and as poetry in motion. This popular class is suitable for beginners. No registration needed. More info here!


Boise Farmers Market

Every Saturday - June 30th, 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!


Music on the Kuna Greenbelt

June 30th, 2018 | 4PM - 1PM
Head on over to Kuna for the Music on the Kune Greenbelt this Saturday! Enjoy a free music concert from popular local bands like the SUDA Featuring Zack Quintana, The Tumbleweeds, and more! Also with local vendors, delicious food and drink! More info here!


Music on the Patio

June 30th & July 1st, 2018 | 4PM - 6PM
Enjoy live music from local artists every weekend, while you relax on the Bogus Creek Plaza after a long ride or family fun! More info here!


Family Friendly Events!

CableONE Movie Night in Meridian - Rudy
June 29th, 2018 | 9PM - 11:30PM
Grab your family, friends, and neighbors this summer and join Meridian Parks and Recreation for CableONE Movie Night in Meridian! Every Friday in June, July, and 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!


North End Pizza 2nd Anniversary Block Party and Charity Art Auction

June 29th, 2018 | 5PM - 10PM
For their second anniversary, North End Pizza is throwing a block party that will take over all of Eastman Street between 13th and 14th in Hyde Park. They'll have a beer garden, activities for kids, a barbecue, live music and a few ways to help raise money for Camp Rainbow Gold. They're also hosting an online silent auction through the end of the party. More info here!


Silver Screen on the Green - Peter Rabbit
June 29th, 2018 | 8:30PM - 11:30PM
Join Nampa Parks & Recreation for FREE Movies in the Park all summer long. Grab a blanket, a lawn chair, family and friends and head to Optimist Park in Nampa. Come out for fun activities and movies begin a dusk! This week, enjoy Peter Rabbit! More info here!


2018 Eagle Saturday Market

Every Saturday - June 30th, 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!


Treasure Valley Night Owls!

Adult Night: Science Behind an Altered State of Mind
June 29th, 2018 | 7PM - 10PM
Join DCI for this 21+ event and explore your ALTERED STATE OF MIND with drinks, food, and fun. Have a sensory experience with a Silent Disco from Kaleidisco! Put on beer goggles, play with a breathalyzer and find out the effects of alcohol on the mind from Idaho State Police! VR1 will give you a trippy psychedelic experience with Virtual Reality. Learn about the effects of meditation on the mind from Boise Dharma Center! Test your mind as you try to escape with Boise Escape, Delphi Oracles will get inside your mind through tarot card reading, and marble your arms with psychedelic paint! More info here!


The Warren G Hardings + Jonathan Warren & The Billy Goats

June 29th, 2018 | 7PM - 11PM
Check out this epic show, Friday night at the Olympic in downtown Boise! This is a 21+ and up show. More info here!


Puppeteers for Fears: Cthulhu, The Musical!

June 29th & 30th, 2018 | 8PM - 11PM

Detective John LaGrasse is searching for a murderer. Francine Thurston’s uncle vanished without a trace. The only clue to both mysteries is a bizarre statue worshipped by a nightmarish cult. And it’s leading both of them out to sea, and towards insanity. But you know, with singing puppets. The show is what in a sensible universe would be impossible: a feature-length musical comedy adaptation of one of the least musical or comedic stories ever; H.P. Lovecraft’s cosmic horror classic, “The Call of Cthulhu,” performed entirely with puppets. This is a 21+ and up show. More info here!


Comedian Joe Rogan: Strange Times Tour

June 30th, 2018 | Doors at 7PM Show at 8PM
Joe Rogan, stand up comic, mixed martial arts fanatic, psychedelic adventurer, and host of The Joe Rogan Experience podcast is coming to Boise on Saturday, June 30th as a part of his “Strange Times” 2018 Tour! A standup comedian for more than 20 years, Joe Rogan sells out theaters internationally with his inquisitive and intense comedic style. More info here!