First Thursday - June 4, 2015 Events

First Thursday - June 4, 2015

City of Boise

Downtown Boise is evolving. You can help us create a vision for future urban parks and public spaces by attending an open house from 4:30-6:00 p.m. June 4 outside at Berryhill Plaza, 121 N. 9th St. 4. To learn more, see http://parks.cityofboise.org or contact us at lletson@cityofboise.org or (208) 384-3816.

Hairlines 409 S 8TH ST 100

Ready for something new for Summer? call " Lui The Hair Whisperer" for a appointment. Trim? Highlights? New Style? call now 383-9009

more info x 383-9009
Julia Davis Park 700 S Capitol Blvd

Julia Davis Park Docent Tours offer visitors an introduction to Boise’s flagship park. During the one-hour walk, which starts at the Rose Garden Gazebo, knowledgeable volunteer docents identify sites and markers of historic significance, revealing why Julia Davis Park is the cultural and historic heart of Boise. Free of charge on First Thursdays at 4 p.m., May- Oct

Silly Birch 507 W MAIN ST

Silly Birch Tub Night! 32oz Tub-O-Beer-$3!

344-1889

ART

Allan R. Ansell Photography, LLC

Allan Ansell; Celebration of Gay Marriage and the Constitution, a photography exhibit of Gay couples Married by Council Woman, Mary Ann Jorden on Oct. 15.

Art Source Gallery 1015 W MAIN ST

Edie Martin presents her new show Bella Luci, or Beautiful Lights, featuring kiln formed lamps, votives and other fused glass pieces. Her show will be displayed throughout June with an artist reception June 4th from 5 to 9. Also featuring musical artist Larry Buttel and wines by Indian Creek.

more info x 331-3374
Bittercreek Alehouse 246 N. 8th St

Art of the Worm: Get to know the underground worms that Bittercreek Alehouse employs in their quest to eliminate organic waste. Tours start inside Bittercreek Alehouse on 246 N. 8th Street from 6-8:30pm.

Boise Art Glass and FireFusion Studio 1124 W FRONT ST

Watch FREE Demonstrations while enjoying light refreshments. SPECIAL GUEST: Potter wines will be sampling and selling wine. CLASSES: Make Your Own Glass Bowl $40 per session, Make Your Own Glass Enamel Art $25 per session. Please Call to sign up 345-1825.

345-1825
Boise Art Museum 670 S JULIA DAVIS DR

BAM offers extended hours on First Thursday (10am-8pm). Admission by donation. From 4-7pm in BAM's galleries learn about the artists in the exhibition 'Group f/64'. Then construct a collage about natural forces in BAM's Studios.

345-8330
Boise Escape 1401 W JEFFERSON ST

Scour the city to solve puzzles and discover hidden secrets while completing a scavenger hunt that will take you through downtown Boise first Thursday events. Get your Scavenger list at Boise Escape (1401 W Jefferson). Your name will go in to a drawing for a free escape game!! Good Luck!

991-0419
Boise Fry Company 204 N CAPITOL BLVD

15 local artist have transformed signature Boise Fry Co trays into works of art! Trays will be displayed at BFC & auctioned off to the highest bidder. 50% of proceeds will go to the artist and 50% will benefit The Boise Hive. Free fry & Crooked Fence beer samples along with live music 6-9pm.

more info x 495-3858
Bricolage 418 S 6TH ST

Come hang out! Open reception for artist Brittany O'Meara "What Did I Drunk Eat Last Night" and maker of the month Kris Mannion's fine ceramic tableware.

more info x 345-3718
Buns in the Oven 413 S 8TH ST A

Children's Book Signing: "Meet the Busy Bots" is a collaboration between a local soldier in the USAF, and Art Teacher/Illustrator, Brenda Raub. The whimsical book features robots keeping busy saving the world, while teaching kids their ABCs and geography. Meet the authors. Buy some books! Sample delicious brews from Grind.

342-5683
Chi E Shenam Westin

Art in the Alaska Center. Photography by Allen Ansell, complementary Portraits. Landscapes of the west by Chi E Shenam Westin, Pen and ink by Joseph Pacheco.

District Coffee House 219 N 10TH ST

Come by for a local art display and free single origin pour over coffee tasting!

343-1089
Flying M Coffeehouse 500 W IDAHO ST

Local artist Magnus.Robot.Killer.exe will be shaking up the Flying M Art Wall this month with his new show, "Generator Malfunction", a fusion of aboriginal dot painting and abstract pop-surrealist orphism that is sure to thrill!

345-4320
Gallery 601 211 N 10TH ST

14th Annual "Art for the Animals".Silent Art Auction fundraiser for the Idaho Humane Society. Bid on wonderful works of art, for a wonderful cause. 10th Annual "Paws for a Cause", your $5 donation could win you an original work of art by a rescue animal!

more info x 336-5899
Gallery Five18 518 AMERICANA BLVD

Featuring new artist, Stacie Chappell and her vibrant paintings. These works.suggest movement and transition of form within spatial abstract landscapes. Drawing from the history of Abstract Expressionism and Formalist painting she layers each canvas with different application techniques. Twisted Palate food truck on site.

342-3773
High Note Cafe 225 N 5TH ST

Delicious food made all from scratch in our open kitchen, $2 specialty mimosas made with seasonal local fruit and berries! Local art always rotating on our community gallery walls! 6 taps of local brews and a lovely local wine list. All ages all the time for our always free live music. Check out our complete menu at thehighnotecafe.com

429-1911
Idaho Blueprint & Supply Co. 619 W MAIN ST

BOSCO and TVAA Every Little Thing artist Pam McKnight will be here demonstrating and answering any questions. Specials throughout the store, and always some goodies.

344-7878
Idaho First Bank 209 N 12TH ST

Get to know Idaho First Bank over a complimentary wine tasting by Split Rail Winery. We'll be featuring a wax encaustic exhibit by Boise artist, Heather Bauer. Don't miss our raffle, one lucky guest will receive a gift card to Modern Hotel Bar!

947-0430
Indie Made 108 N 6TH ST

THREE WAYS WITH CLAY AT INDIE MADE: Kevin and Amber of Flynn Day Pottery have new stoneware and raku works. Patricia Trainor of Mud Pie Arts Pottery has new hanging wall vases and bowls, and Nancy Lokmor of neCeramics creates handmade dishes and plaques featuring inspirational and literary quotes Free

342-0804
Juniper 211 N 8TH ST

Chalk wall art install with Anthony Caprai

342-1142
Leaf Teahouse 212 N 9TH ST

Try a free sample of our summer iced tea punch while enjoying the sounds of URQUIDES live in the Loft from 6-8pm. New photography exhibition by local artist Mike V. Murphy opening too!

336-5323
Liquid Lounge 405 S 8TH ST 121

LIQUID LAUGHS DOES BUY 1 GET 1 FREE COMEDY TICKETS ON FIRST THURSDAY! THERE ARE SPECIALS ON LOCAL BREWS DURING THE SHOW! THE FOOD IS FANTASTIC IT COMES FROM SOLID! LIQUID DOES FOOD SPECIALS FOR FIRST THURSDAY SHOWS! NATIONAL TOURING COMEDIANS! GREAT COMEDY 5 NIGHTS A WEEK...

287-5379
LUX Fashion Lounge 785 W IDAHO ST 126B

We have new and resale mens and womens clothing for a fraction of retail price! Come check out our unique selection of Jewelry, hats and purses. Different local art in store each month. Thanks Boise for over a decade! Luv, Your Lux!

344-4589
Ming Studios 420 S 6TH ST

MING Studios presents Traces, an installation with new works on paper by Dutch artist Marijn can Kreij, his first solo exhibition is the US. All works exhibited were created in Boise during Van Kreij's residency at MING in April. Traces shows through June 27th, dont miss it!

Mixed Greens 237 N 9TH ST

Fun with the locals! Longdrop Cider will be here sampling their “scrumpy” style ciders. The Dapper Jackalope will be here with her funny, quirky, and oh so cool illustrated prints, cards, and notebooks. And our friends Genki Takoyaki be out front with their cart full of octopus ball goodness.

344-1605
NfiniT Gallery 405 S 8TH ST 131

Come celebrate our three-year anniversary featuring new artists Heidi Lesur, Lana Lahman, Troy Rider, Tiana Glenn, Deborah Kirby and Jud Cottrell. Also enjoy works by thirty other talented artists while you sample brews by Sockeye Brewing.

more info x 371-0586
Post Modern Brewers 705 W FULTON ST

Grand opening of the Beer Gallery in the PostModern Brewers tasting room. Enjoy beers while viewing artwork that will be auctioned to benefit Idaho VFW, Idaho Humane Society and Boise Bicycle Project.

342-0944
Que Pasa 409 S 8TH ST 99

! Come and enjoy the best in Mexican expression! Thousands of items from Mexican master craftsmen. Sterling silver, pottery, blown glass, Talavera, Dragons , Fairies , Mermaids, and Day of The Dead.

more info x 385-9018
R. Grey Jewelry Gallery 415 S 8TH ST

We will be featuring Cathy Broski's new clay works of art. Her sculptures, wall tiles, and jewel bowls are whimsical and beautiful. For Father's Day come see Adam Kaser's hand-blown glass fish. Olive and Vyne is offering olive oil and balsamic vinegar tastings.

385-9337
Sage Yoga and Wellness 242 N 8TH ST 200

Opening of photographer Elizabeth Corsentino's “Malcolm X Park, June 1 2014," plus Indian Creek Winery tasting, Anthea Botanicals showcase, music by DJ Wendy Fox, Vinyasa Yoga with Reggie Townley (class fees apply).

338-5430
Solid Grill & Bar 405 S 8TH ST 100

FREE TASTING! FREE ART SHOW! FREE APPETIZERS! SOLID HAS 2 FOR 1 DRINKS! HAPPY HOUR APPETIZERS! LIVE MUSIC! SOLID IS THE PLACE TO BE FOR FIRST THURSDAY!

345-6620
The Mode Lounge 800 W IDAHO ST 120

The artwork of Peter Lovera will be on display this evening and for the entire month of June. Peter is the artist in residence for the Idaho Conservation League. He will be hosting a special event this evening, so come check it out.

342-6633
Tiger Prop 850 W MAIN ST

Tiger Prop will be hosting a Mid Century Modern Furniture and Local Art Show in collaboration with Boise Vintage. Come experience the designs of some of the Mid Century's most well known designers and the work of Boise's Art Community!

914-6117
Zee's Rooftop Cafe 250 S 5TH ST 900

We will have live music by the amazing James Orr on our patio a tasting of Deschutes Brewery Pinedrops IPA additional local beers and wines for sale Local Artist displays A small plate menu available as well as complimentary appetizers

more info x 381-0034

MUSIC

Angells Bar & Grill Renato 999 W MAIN ST

Movies on the Lawn! Featuring Elvis Presley in Blue Hawaii. Movie starts at dusk. Enjoy our Movies on the Lawn Series. Grand Opening of our Sushi Bar located outside on the Best Patio in Boise. From 4:30 to close! Many Grand Opening Specials this First Thursday. From $2.00!

more info x 342-4900
Art Source Gallery 1015 W MAIN ST

Edie Martin presents her new show Bella Luci, or Beautiful Lights, featuring kiln formed lamps, votives and other fused glass pieces. Her show will be displayed throughout June with an artist reception June 4th from 5 to 9. Also featuring musical artist Larry Buttel and wines by Indian Creek.

more info x 331-3374
Artisan Optics 190 N 8TH ST

Life's too short to wear monotonous eyewear. Stop by and check out the entire collection of Anne et Valentin eyewear for men and women. We offer personalized assistance to help you find a frame that fits both your personality and sense of style.

more info x 338-0500
Basque Museum & Cultural Center 611 W GROVE ST

Explore the lifestyle of the Basques in the boarding house setting and the sports associated with frontons or ball courts Free admission Guided tours available from 6 30 8 30pm of the Jacobs Uberuaga House every half hour Live Basque music by local musicians.Store opens 5 30 8 30pm

343-2671
Boise Fry Company 204 N CAPITOL BLVD

15 local artist have transformed signature Boise Fry Co trays into works of art! Trays will be displayed at BFC & auctioned off to the highest bidder. 50% of proceeds will go to the artist and 50% will benefit The Boise Hive. Free fry & Crooked Fence beer samples along with live music 6-9pm.

more info x 495-3858
Boise Public Library 715 S CAPITOL BLVD

Join Boise Public Library for Opera Idaho’s Opera in a Box! Four opera singers and a pianist will perform some of opera’s “greatest hits.” Geared towards grades K-6, all ages will enjoy this outstanding live performance and a fresh look at the art form.

more info x 384-4076
High Note Cafe 225 N 5TH ST

Delicious food made all from scratch in our open kitchen, $2 specialty mimosas made with seasonal local fruit and berries! Local art always rotating on our community gallery walls! 6 taps of local brews and a lovely local wine list. All ages all the time for our always free live music. Check out our complete menu at thehighnotecafe.com

429-1911
Leaf Teahouse 212 N 9TH ST

Try a free sample of our summer iced tea punch while enjoying the sounds of URQUIDES live in the Loft from 6-8pm. New photography exhibition by local artist Mike V. Murphy opening too!

336-5323
Old Boise

Old Boise Backyard BBQ: Join us for the Old Boise Backyard BBQ- Live music, food, Backyard Summer games, beer, wine & redBull. Beer provided by Payette, Crooked Fence, Sockeye and Pabst.

Sage Yoga and Wellness 242 N 8TH ST 200

Opening of photographer Elizabeth Corsentino's “Malcolm X Park, June 1 2014," plus Indian Creek Winery tasting, Anthea Botanicals showcase, music by DJ Wendy Fox, Vinyasa Yoga with Reggie Townley (class fees apply).

338-5430
Snake River Tea 801 W MAIN ST 103

Come visit us on First Thursday for a FREE tea tasting event! Enjoy live music, try some specialty teas from around the world, and check out our variety of beautiful tea wares and accessories.

336-7948
Solid Grill & Bar 405 S 8TH ST 100

FREE TASTING! FREE ART SHOW! FREE APPETIZERS! SOLID HAS 2 FOR 1 DRINKS! HAPPY HOUR APPETIZERS! LIVE MUSIC! SOLID IS THE PLACE TO BE FOR FIRST THURSDAY!

345-6620
The Record Exchange 1105 W IDAHO ST

Stratos Felix album release party at 6, plus buy-2-get-1-free savings all over the store, including used music and video (CDs, vinyl, DVDs, Blu-ray and vinyl) and coffee/espresso drinks all day long!

more info x 344-8010
Tom Graineys 109 S 6TH ST

Tom Grainey's has ROCKEOKE every First Thursday! Come on down!

345-2505
Zee's Rooftop Cafe 250 S 5TH ST 900

We will have live music by the amazing James Orr on our patio a tasting of Deschutes Brewery Pinedrops IPA additional local beers and wines for sale Local Artist displays A small plate menu available as well as complimentary appetizers

more info x 381-0034

DINE

Angells Bar & Grill Renato 999 W MAIN ST

Movies on the Lawn! Featuring Elvis Presley in Blue Hawaii. Movie starts at dusk. Enjoy our Movies on the Lawn Series. Grand Opening of our Sushi Bar located outside on the Best Patio in Boise. From 4:30 to close! Many Grand Opening Specials this First Thursday. From $2.00!

more info x 342-4900
Basque Market 608 W GROVE ST

Let's celebrate Summer with fresh seasonal Tapas, refreshing sangria and of course, our world famous Paella. Paella will be served at 6 pm. Limited servings and prices vary.

more info x 433-1208
Ben & Jerry's 103 N 10TH ST

As always $1.00 per scoop all day on First Thursday!

342-1992
Boise Brewing 521 W BROAD ST

MickeyRays BBQ and Boise Brewing have teamed up to provide a special beer and bbq dinner right here at the brewery. The 3 course meal will include delicious food offerings expertly paired with Boise Brewing beers Seating is limited so buy your tickets at the brewery or online today!

more info x 342-7655
Boise Fry Company 204 N CAPITOL BLVD

15 local artist have transformed signature Boise Fry Co trays into works of art! Trays will be displayed at BFC & auctioned off to the highest bidder. 50% of proceeds will go to the artist and 50% will benefit The Boise Hive. Free fry & Crooked Fence beer samples along with live music 6-9pm.

more info x 495-3858
Bonefish Grill 855 W BROAD ST 5-225

Join us at Bonefish Grill in BODO for $6 Bang Bang Shrimp appetizer from 4:00pm to close, with purchase. Happy Hour 3:00p-6:30p, 9:00pm-Close.

433-1234
Brickyard Steakhouse 601 W MAIN ST

Featuring fresh wild caught Copper River King salmon! Lightly seasoned and Chef prepared to accentuate the natural flavor and texture of the fish. We will also be featuring Cinder wines!

287-2121
Chandlers 981 W GROVE ST

Chandlers celebrates the New Social Hour from 4 to 6 pm, offering a menu of delicious small plates and creative cocktails all priced between $5 and $7. This menu is exclusive to these hours ONLY! Join us for some special new bites.

more info x 383-4300
City Peanut Shop 803 W BANNOCK ST

Join us as we pair nuts with beer! City Peanut Shop & County Line Brewing are collaborating this month to create some new nuts!

433-3931
Costa Vida 801 W MAIN ST 101

The coast is calling at Costa Vida downtown. Surf in for the best beach-inspired fresh Mexican food now downtown, on the Grove!

429-4109
Flatbread Neapolitan Pizzeria 800 W MAIN ST 230

Happy Hour from 4-6 with 50% off ALL cocktails, beer and wine. After 5pm, 20% off all bottles of wine until its gone! Kids under 12 eat free with the purchase of an adult meal. Limit two per table.

287-4757
Fresh Off The Hook Seafood 401 S 8TH ST

Voted "Best of Boise" 10 years in a row! We will be offering $2 off all beer on tap, wine, and appetizers! Enjoy a great selection of beer, wine, appetizers such as Calamari Strips, Seared Ahi, Crab Cakes and more!

343-0220
Guido's New York Style Pizzeria 235 N 5TH ST

Pizza with an attitude! Large one topping pizza and 1 bottle of select white wine or red, or 2 bottles of beer, or 4 fountain sodas - for $22 plus tax! Dine in only.

345-9011
Ha Penny Bridge Irish Pub 855 W BROAD ST 5-250

Come enjoy our Special Irish menu or one of the 24 beers we have on tap or full bar. 10% off for First Thursday! Happy hair from 4-6:30pm daily and live music starts at 8:30.

343-5568
Happy Fish Sushi / MartiniBar 855 W BROAD ST 111

Special 10% discount for any purchases made at the Ha'Penny Irish Pub or Happy Fish Sushi/Martini Bar. We have a full selection of Liquor..24 Beers on Tap and 34 Martini's. Taking care of our customers is our first priority. We have excellent Food and Drinks. Check us out.

343-4810
High Note Cafe 225 N 5TH ST

Delicious food made all from scratch in our open kitchen, $2 specialty mimosas made with seasonal local fruit and berries! Local art always rotating on our community gallery walls! 6 taps of local brews and a lovely local wine list. All ages all the time for our always free live music. Check out our complete menu at thehighnotecafe.com

429-1911
Lilly Jane's Cupcakes 1020 W MAIN ST 111

Come check out our NEW downtown location and get a FREE cupcake! First Thursday Special Pricing $2.00 large cupcakes and $1.00 baby cakes will be offered from 5pm-9pm! Plus Olive and Vyne will be doing a free taste testing of their balsamic vinegars that we use in our cupcakes and sell at our shop so come treat yourself, your family or get some treats for a friend!

938-3408
Liquid Lounge 405 S 8TH ST 121

LIQUID LAUGHS DOES BUY 1 GET 1 FREE COMEDY TICKETS ON FIRST THURSDAY! THERE ARE SPECIALS ON LOCAL BREWS DURING THE SHOW! THE FOOD IS FANTASTIC IT COMES FROM SOLID! LIQUID DOES FOOD SPECIALS FOR FIRST THURSDAY SHOWS! NATIONAL TOURING COMEDIANS! GREAT COMEDY 5 NIGHTS A WEEK...

287-5379
Old Boise

Old Boise Backyard BBQ: Join us for the Old Boise Backyard BBQ- Live music, food, Backyard Summer games, beer, wine & redBull. Beer provided by Payette, Crooked Fence, Sockeye and Pabst.

Old Chicago 730 W IDAHO ST

Kids eat free with the purchase of an adult entree. Two kid meals per paying adult.

363-0037
Piper Pub & Grill 150 N 8TH ST 214

Questions about City Center Plaza? Want to win a $50 gift card to Piper Pub? From 5-7 Gardner Company representatives will be answering your questions about the City Center Plaza project. Try your hand at City Center Plaza trivia to enter to win $50 to Piper Pub!

343-2444
Reef 105 S 6TH ST

Featuring fresh wild Copper River sockeye salmon, simply seasoned, char broiled and presented with a lemon herb compound butter, sautéed fresh vegetable and toasted cous cous. Come check out our updated patio!

287-9200
Ruth's Chris Steak House 800 W MAIN ST 110

Come and enjoy our " Sizzle, Swizzle and Swirl " Happy Hour from 4:30-6:30. We have appetizers and specialty cocktails for $7. So, come in for our Bacon Blue Cheese Burger and a Beer or enjoy our Ahi Tuna and a Blueberry Mojito.

426-8000
Solid Grill & Bar 405 S 8TH ST 100

FREE TASTING! FREE ART SHOW! FREE APPETIZERS! SOLID HAS 2 FOR 1 DRINKS! HAPPY HOUR APPETIZERS! LIVE MUSIC! SOLID IS THE PLACE TO BE FOR FIRST THURSDAY!

345-6620
Superb Sushi 280 N 8TH ST 104

Swing on down and sample some awesome wines and also our in house Smoked Salmon samples! Unlimited dollar Nigiri with the purchase of any sushi roll all night long! We are located beneath Thomas Hammer Coffee- (8th & Bannock) 385-0123.

385-0123
The Chocolat Bar 805 W BANNOCK ST

Summer is approaching fast and what a better way to celebrate then with CHOCOLATE AND BEER! Cloud 9 Brewery will be pairing their beer with our chocolates. Come in and check out ideas for Father's Day gifts! Dads LOVE our caramels!

338-7771
The Melting Pot 200 N 6TH ST 100

Join us for our First Thursday 2 for $22 special. You receive a cheese fondue for 2 and 2 glasses of house wine.

343-8800
Zee's Rooftop Cafe 250 S 5TH ST 900

We will have live music by the amazing James Orr on our patio a tasting of Deschutes Brewery Pinedrops IPA additional local beers and wines for sale Local Artist displays A small plate menu available as well as complimentary appetizers

more info x 381-0034

SHOP

Art Source Gallery 1015 W MAIN ST

Edie Martin presents her new show Bella Luci, or Beautiful Lights, featuring kiln formed lamps, votives and other fused glass pieces. Her show will be displayed throughout June with an artist reception June 4th from 5 to 9. Also featuring musical artist Larry Buttel and wines by Indian Creek.

more info x 331-3374
Atomic Treasures 409 S 8TH ST

Stop in check our collection of vintage, retro, art and found objects. Decorative and unique treasures for home, jewelry, books, collectibles, vintage ephemera. Weird Stuff, Cool Junk! Unusual and unforgettable Gifts!

more info x 344-0811
Bank of The West 350 N 9TH ST 202

Stop by enjoy a free cup of iced coffee, provided by Moxie Java, and meet the downtown Bank of the West team.

Barbara Barbara & Co. 807 W BANNOCK ST

Come check out our special surprise happening first Thursday ONLY! 6:00 until 9:00!

342-2002
Basque Museum & Cultural Center 611 W GROVE ST

Explore the lifestyle of the Basques in the boarding house setting and the sports associated with frontons or ball courts Free admission Guided tours available from 6 30 8 30pm of the Jacobs Uberuaga House every half hour Live Basque music by local musicians.Store opens 5 30 8 30pm

343-2671
Boise Art Glass and FireFusion Studio 1124 W FRONT ST

Watch FREE Demonstrations while enjoying light refreshments. SPECIAL GUEST: Potter wines will be sampling and selling wine. CLASSES: Make Your Own Glass Bowl $40 per session, Make Your Own Glass Enamel Art $25 per session. Please Call to sign up 345-1825.

345-1825
Bricolage 418 S 6TH ST

Come hang out! Open reception for artist Brittany O'Meara "What Did I Drunk Eat Last Night" and maker of the month Kris Mannion's fine ceramic tableware.

more info x 345-3718
Buns in the Oven 413 S 8TH ST A

Children's Book Signing: "Meet the Busy Bots" is a collaboration between a local soldier in the USAF, and Art Teacher/Illustrator, Brenda Raub. The whimsical book features robots keeping busy saving the world, while teaching kids their ABCs and geography. Meet the authors. Buy some books! Sample delicious brews from Grind.

342-5683
Chic Bridal Boutique 404 S 8TH ST 150

Sneak Peak of "A Very Unique Boutique!" We are having a sneak peak at a new exciting store we will be having in the back of our store. We will not officially open until Sat. June 6th

424-8900
Christian Science Reading Room 222 N 10 ST

First Thursday event includes specials on products as well as audio/visual presentations on spiritual healing based on the Bible.

344-5301
City Peanut Shop 803 W BANNOCK ST

Join us as we pair nuts with beer! City Peanut Shop & County Line Brewing are collaborating this month to create some new nuts!

433-3931
Crazy Neighbor 1415 W GROVE ST

A Bring on Summer Sale: Please stop by for a great sale to kick off a spectacular summer. 10 % Off every item in the store. Sunglasses,hats, scarves, jewelry and so much more. If you have never stopped in this would be a great opportunity. Accessories for a colorful life!

more info x 957-6480
Design Center of Boise 1185 W GROVE ST

Join us for live music and our first ever ONE NIGHT ONLY Sale -- all Feiss Lighting will be 20% off on orders placed between 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm, June 4, 2015, only! Local Musician, Addam Chavarria, will be playing from 6-8:00. Music & Lights -- A great combination!

658-8888
Dragonfly 414 W MAIN ST

Dragonfly is having a Sidewalk Sale now through Sudnay June 7th. Come in First Thursday and enjoy a glass of complimentary wine

338-9234
Foot Dynamics 1021 W MAIN ST

Save an additional 10% off all items already on sale!

386-3338
Idaho Blueprint & Supply Co. 619 W MAIN ST

BOSCO and TVAA Every Little Thing artist Pam McKnight will be here demonstrating and answering any questions. Specials throughout the store, and always some goodies.

344-7878
Indie Made 108 N 6TH ST

THREE WAYS WITH CLAY AT INDIE MADE: Kevin and Amber of Flynn Day Pottery have new stoneware and raku works. Patricia Trainor of Mud Pie Arts Pottery has new hanging wall vases and bowls, and Nancy Lokmor of neCeramics creates handmade dishes and plaques featuring inspirational and literary quotes Free

342-0804
LaNeige Bridal and Tux 1020 W MAIN ST 104

We are having a sale!! We are so excited to be offering a $299 sale! That's right $299 for a wedding dress! Stop by and find the dress of your dreams here at LaNeige Bridal!

541-0441
Lit & Co. Candles 755 W BROAD ST

MAKE CANDLES! We'll have our new summer scents available for retail purchase AND blending! Get your BoDo Passport stamped while you're here and receive $5 Off any purchase of $20+.

994-1041
LUX Fashion Lounge 785 W IDAHO ST 126B

We have new and resale mens and womens clothing for a fraction of retail price! Come check out our unique selection of Jewelry, hats and purses. Different local art in store each month. Thanks Boise for over a decade! Luv, Your Lux!

344-4589
McU Sports 822 W JEFFERSON ST

Lots of New Summer clothing for you to try on purchase. New Bikes-clothing and Hemet's. Great selection of running shoes for the road and trail. All Sporting Goods needs from gear to shoes. Come in and check out all the new Stuff!

342-7734
Mixed Greens 237 N 9TH ST

Fun with the locals! Longdrop Cider will be here sampling their “scrumpy” style ciders. The Dapper Jackalope will be here with her funny, quirky, and oh so cool illustrated prints, cards, and notebooks. And our friends Genki Takoyaki be out front with their cart full of octopus ball goodness.

344-1605
Que Pasa 409 S 8TH ST 99

! Come and enjoy the best in Mexican expression! Thousands of items from Mexican master craftsmen. Sterling silver, pottery, blown glass, Talavera, Dragons , Fairies , Mermaids, and Day of The Dead.

more info x 385-9018
Sage Yoga and Wellness 242 N 8TH ST 200

Opening of photographer Elizabeth Corsentino's “Malcolm X Park, June 1 2014," plus Indian Creek Winery tasting, Anthea Botanicals showcase, music by DJ Wendy Fox, Vinyasa Yoga with Reggie Townley (class fees apply).

338-5430
Snake River Tea 801 W MAIN ST 103

Come visit us on First Thursday for a FREE tea tasting event! Enjoy live music, try some specialty teas from around the world, and check out our variety of beautiful tea wares and accessories.

336-7948
The Mixing Bowl 216 N 9TH ST

Grilling is in full swing! Tonight take $5 off your Pizza Grill Stone, and enjoy out buy one get one 1/2 off sale on all Charles Viancin silicone lids! We'll be here from 5-8pm!

345-6025
The Record Exchange 1105 W IDAHO ST

Stratos Felix album release party at 6, plus buy-2-get-1-free savings all over the store, including used music and video (CDs, vinyl, DVDs, Blu-ray and vinyl) and coffee/espresso drinks all day long!

more info x 344-8010
The Vintage Trunk 409 S 8TH ST 35B

Stop by and check out our unique new and vintage home décor.

841-2371
Trader Joe's 300 S CAPITOL BLVD

Drop on by your neighborhood Trader Joe's for our wine tasting and info night The wine will start flowing at 6pm where we will feature the white varietal of Sauvignon Blanc Great food samples will also abound throughout the store. Cheers!

336-7282
Zee's Rooftop Cafe 250 S 5TH ST 900

We will have live music by the amazing James Orr on our patio a tasting of Deschutes Brewery Pinedrops IPA additional local beers and wines for sale Local Artist displays A small plate menu available as well as complimentary appetizers

more info x 381-0034

TASTING

Angells Bar & Grill Renato 999 W MAIN ST

Movies on the Lawn! Featuring Elvis Presley in Blue Hawaii. Movie starts at dusk. Enjoy our Movies on the Lawn Series. Grand Opening of our Sushi Bar located outside on the Best Patio in Boise. From 4:30 to close! Many Grand Opening Specials this First Thursday. From $2.00!

more info x 342-4900
Art Source Gallery 1015 W MAIN ST

Edie Martin presents her new show Bella Luci, or Beautiful Lights, featuring kiln formed lamps, votives and other fused glass pieces. Her show will be displayed throughout June with an artist reception June 4th from 5 to 9. Also featuring musical artist Larry Buttel and wines by Indian Creek.

more info x 331-3374
Bardenay 610 W GROVE ST

Tour the Distillery! Every 1st Thursday you can always catch the Distillers & find out all you want to know about our Nation's first Small Batch Distillery Pub. A Boise Original indeed!

426-0538
Basque Market 608 W GROVE ST

Let's celebrate Summer with fresh seasonal Tapas, refreshing sangria and of course, our world famous Paella. Paella will be served at 6 pm. Limited servings and prices vary.

more info x 433-1208
Bodovino 404 S 8TH ST 150A

Happy Hour from 11 am-3 pm, and 9 pm-Close. Free Wine Tasting from 5-7pm.

336-8466
Boise Art Glass and FireFusion Studio 1124 W FRONT ST

Watch FREE Demonstrations while enjoying light refreshments. SPECIAL GUEST: Potter wines will be sampling and selling wine. CLASSES: Make Your Own Glass Bowl $40 per session, Make Your Own Glass Enamel Art $25 per session. Please Call to sign up 345-1825.

345-1825
Boise Brewing 521 W BROAD ST

MickeyRays BBQ and Boise Brewing have teamed up to provide a special beer and bbq dinner right here at the brewery. The 3 course meal will include delicious food offerings expertly paired with Boise Brewing beers Seating is limited so buy your tickets at the brewery or online today!

more info x 342-7655
Boise Fry Company 204 N CAPITOL BLVD

15 local artist have transformed signature Boise Fry Co trays into works of art! Trays will be displayed at BFC & auctioned off to the highest bidder. 50% of proceeds will go to the artist and 50% will benefit The Boise Hive. Free fry & Crooked Fence beer samples along with live music 6-9pm.

more info x 495-3858
Buns in the Oven 413 S 8TH ST A

Children's Book Signing: "Meet the Busy Bots" is a collaboration between a local soldier in the USAF, and Art Teacher/Illustrator, Brenda Raub. The whimsical book features robots keeping busy saving the world, while teaching kids their ABCs and geography. Meet the authors. Buy some books! Sample delicious brews from Grind.

342-5683
City Peanut Shop 803 W BANNOCK ST

Join us as we pair nuts with beer! City Peanut Shop & County Line Brewing are collaborating this month to create some new nuts!

433-3931
District Coffee House 219 N 10TH ST

Come by for a local art display and free single origin pour over coffee tasting!

343-1089
Idaho First Bank 209 N 12TH ST

Get to know Idaho First Bank over a complimentary wine tasting by Split Rail Winery. We'll be featuring a wax encaustic exhibit by Boise artist, Heather Bauer. Don't miss our raffle, one lucky guest will receive a gift card to Modern Hotel Bar!

947-0430
Leaf Teahouse 212 N 9TH ST

Try a free sample of our summer iced tea punch while enjoying the sounds of URQUIDES live in the Loft from 6-8pm. New photography exhibition by local artist Mike V. Murphy opening too!

336-5323
Lilly Jane's Cupcakes 1020 W MAIN ST 111

Come check out our NEW downtown location and get a FREE cupcake! First Thursday Special Pricing $2.00 large cupcakes and $1.00 baby cakes will be offered from 5pm-9pm! Plus Olive and Vyne will be doing a free taste testing of their balsamic vinegars that we use in our cupcakes and sell at our shop so come treat yourself, your family or get some treats for a friend!

938-3408
Liquid Lounge 405 S 8TH ST 121

LIQUID LAUGHS DOES BUY 1 GET 1 FREE COMEDY TICKETS ON FIRST THURSDAY! THERE ARE SPECIALS ON LOCAL BREWS DURING THE SHOW! THE FOOD IS FANTASTIC IT COMES FROM SOLID! LIQUID DOES FOOD SPECIALS FOR FIRST THURSDAY SHOWS! NATIONAL TOURING COMEDIANS! GREAT COMEDY 5 NIGHTS A WEEK...

287-5379
Mixed Greens 237 N 9TH ST

Fun with the locals! Longdrop Cider will be here sampling their “scrumpy” style ciders. The Dapper Jackalope will be here with her funny, quirky, and oh so cool illustrated prints, cards, and notebooks. And our friends Genki Takoyaki be out front with their cart full of octopus ball goodness.

344-1605
NfiniT Gallery 405 S 8TH ST 131

Come celebrate our three-year anniversary featuring new artists Heidi Lesur, Lana Lahman, Troy Rider, Tiana Glenn, Deborah Kirby and Jud Cottrell. Also enjoy works by thirty other talented artists while you sample brews by Sockeye Brewing.

more info x 371-0586
Olivin Olive Oil & Vinegar Taproom 218 N 9TH ST

Williamson Winery will be at Olivin for free tastings this First Thursday. Olivin always has free tastings of their high quality Extra Virgin Olive Oils and Balsamic Vinegars. Purchases over $40 will receive a 10% discount. Please note Olivin closes at 8:30.

344-0306
Post Modern Brewers 705 W FULTON ST

Grand opening of the Beer Gallery in the PostModern Brewers tasting room. Enjoy beers while viewing artwork that will be auctioned to benefit Idaho VFW, Idaho Humane Society and Boise Bicycle Project.

342-0944
Sage Yoga and Wellness 242 N 8TH ST 200

Opening of photographer Elizabeth Corsentino's “Malcolm X Park, June 1 2014," plus Indian Creek Winery tasting, Anthea Botanicals showcase, music by DJ Wendy Fox, Vinyasa Yoga with Reggie Townley (class fees apply).

338-5430
Snake River Tea 801 W MAIN ST 103

Come visit us on First Thursday for a FREE tea tasting event! Enjoy live music, try some specialty teas from around the world, and check out our variety of beautiful tea wares and accessories.

336-7948
Snake River Winery 786 W BROAD ST

CELEBRATE IDAHO WINE MONTH!! Buy three-get one free is back*. So stop by the tasting room a enjoy a free wine flight, lots of great merchandise and an awesome deal on our award winning wines. (*cheapest one is free)

345-9463
Solid Grill & Bar 405 S 8TH ST 100

FREE TASTING! FREE ART SHOW! FREE APPETIZERS! SOLID HAS 2 FOR 1 DRINKS! HAPPY HOUR APPETIZERS! LIVE MUSIC! SOLID IS THE PLACE TO BE FOR FIRST THURSDAY!

345-6620
Superb Sushi 280 N 8TH ST 104

Swing on down and sample some awesome wines and also our in house Smoked Salmon samples! Unlimited dollar Nigiri with the purchase of any sushi roll all night long! We are located beneath Thomas Hammer Coffee- (8th & Bannock) 385-0123.

385-0123
Trader Joe's 300 S CAPITOL BLVD

Drop on by your neighborhood Trader Joe's for our wine tasting and info night The wine will start flowing at 6pm where we will feature the white varietal of Sauvignon Blanc Great food samples will also abound throughout the store. Cheers!

336-7282
Whiskey Bar 509 W MAIN ST

Join the Whiskey Bar for an exciting whiskey/cheese pairing for First Thursday ~

(208) 914-1966
Zee's Rooftop Cafe 250 S 5TH ST 900

We will have live music by the amazing James Orr on our patio a tasting of Deschutes Brewery Pinedrops IPA additional local beers and wines for sale Local Artist displays A small plate menu available as well as complimentary appetizers

more info x 381-0034