First Thursday - October 6, 2016 Events

First Thursday - October 6, 2016

CATCH Inc 503 S Americana Blvd

Join CATCH and their We Can't Wait campaign in pledging to help end homelessness. Find the Catch Door on First Thursday at Even Stevens (Bannock street) to find out more! #catchthedoor

246-8830
Hairlines 409 S 8TH ST 100

Call today make an appointment for a new DU by Lui The Hair Whisperer! 383-9009

383-9009
Xtreme Fitness and Wellness 1114 W JEFFERSON ST

Enjoy fresh fruit and veggie smoothies! Tour the workout facility in connection with Endurance Boise. Meet the owners and coaches who will be available to answer any questions you may have about your fitness program.

310-489-0828

ART

Alaska Center 1020 W MAIN ST

Art in the Alaska Center: * Featured Artist Candice Andrus fine art wedding photography - telling love and wedding stories in seamless full service photography experience. * Allan Ansell; Open studio, complimentary portraits. * Radio Boise Open House * Trend Forgetter Gallery - new gallery. Features post trend and upcycled clothing for men and women. * Chi E Shenam Westin: Oil paintings of the trees of the Boise River. New Painting: North Rim of the Grand Canyon

Allan R. Ansell Photography, LLC

Allan Ansell; Open studio, complimentary portraits.

Art Source Gallery 1015 W MAIN ST

Painting subjects "Close To My Heart”, Kay Coughran is Art Source Gallery's featured Artist for October. Please join us for First Thursday to see her beautiful new works in oil. 5:30pm-9:00pm Music by Wayne White, Wine by Indian Creek Winery.

331-3374
Bodovino 404 S 8TH ST 150A

Join us for a complementary wine tasting and local art! Wine tasting with Proletariat, and Artwork provided by LaBry Fine Art! Relax as we pour samples, and admire the work displayed.

336-8466
Boise Art Glass 1124 W FRONT ST

Watch FREE Glassblowing Demos or take a class while enjoying sandwiches & beer! CLASSES Make Your Own Glass Pumpkin $40. GUESTS: Payette Brewing & Even Stevens.

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 visit with local artists and watch demonstrations as part of a special Preview Night for BOSCO’s Open Studio Weekend. Then create your own artwork.

more info x 345-8330
Chi E Shenam Westin

Chi E Shenam Westin: introducing oil paintings of the Boise River, Spring Awakening

City of Boise Department of Arts & History 150 N CAPITOL BLVD

Karen Bubb, Boise City Public Arts Manager, moderates a panel of local artists to learn about their experiences with the public art program. She will present recently completed public art projects and give a sneak peak of designs in development.

more info x 433-5670
Crazy Neighbor 1415 W GROVE ST

Fall Fashion or Halloween Accessories, take your pick. We've got a splendid collection. And to kick off the Halloween season we are hosting a Makeup Demonstration with guest artist Danyale Cook. from 4-7pm

957-6480
District Coffee House 219 N 10TH ST

We are excited to show the documentary, The Coffee Man. This film follows Sasa Sestic's journey to become the champion of the 2015 World Barista Competition. Come at 7pm for free tastings of locally roasted coffees and Guru Donuts!

more info x 343-1089
Downtown Boise Association 101 S CAPITOL BLVD 203

First Thursday Scavenger Hunt in DowntownBoise! Participate and ENTER TO WIN A DOWNTOWN BOISE GIFT CARD! How to participate: Each month, visit 6 of the listed scavenger hunt locations. Look for the logo card on display at each location: each card will feature a fun fact about downtown! At each location you visit, take a photo or write down the 'fun fact' from the logo card Send in your 6 locations & facts to info@downtownboise.org and be entered in to win a $30.00 Downtown Boise Gift Card! BONUS: Participate in the UrBandanna Hunt from 6pm-7pm by checking in at Bandanna Running & Walking on 5th & Main before heading out on the scavenger hunt for a chance to win additional prizes! Find us on social media to see this month's scavenger hunt locations, stop by Bandanna Running & Walking, or pick up a Boise Weekly! #FirstThursdayBoise Spot our roaming entertainment? Snag a photo or video and share on social media! #firstthursdayboise #downtownboiserocks

more info x 385-7300
FireFusion Studio 1124 W FRONT ST

Come join us for a glass enameling class! We'll be teaching you how to melt glass to copper and how to use millefiori's. Even Stevens and Payette Brewing will be joining us this month! Call to schedule your class!

more info x 345-1825
Flying M Coffeehouse 500 W IDAHO ST

We are excited to bring back our Halloween Spooktacular group art show! We will be showcasing work from previously featured artists and bringing in several new faces. Come check it out!

345-4320
Gallery 601 211 N 10TH ST

"Believing is Seeing"... the artwork of Utah Fantasy artist James Christensen. As part of our continuing Celebration of 35 years in business, enjoy a 20% discount on all James Christensen framed artwork.

more info x 336-5899
Gallery Five18 518 AMERICANA BLVD

October features Karen Bubb and Karen Eastman. Karen Bubb uses gouache on wood with a clear coat of encaustic medium as a varnish. Karen Eastman explores the relationship between the feminine spirit and how it permeates the forms found in nature.

342-3773
High Note Cafe 225 N 5TH ST

Live music from the lovely and talented Megan Nelson begins at 6pm. $2 specialty mimosas with homemade juice all day. From-scratch menu & Local art for sale! Thehighnotecafe.com

429-1911
Idaho Made 108 N 6TH ST

We are celebrating with our annual Kids' Pop-up Shop. Come see what local creative students have been making. And check out new member works, too. Local handmade gifts for all. Free refreshments. Open till 9pm.

258-7459
JUMP (Jack's Urban Meeting Place) 1000 Myrtle St

Enter the “Inspire Kindness Dinner for Four” contest; dance, mingle, and enjoy our outdoor meeting space Celebration Circle while visiting vendors, such as Zacca Hummus, Artisans for Hope, Refining Fire, and IMSI Hope Community Phase II. Live music provided by

639-6610
Mixed Greens | Modern Gifts 237 N 9TH ST

Join us as we welcome in a trio of great local companies: Bella Brewing for beer tastes, La De Da (Angie Sebolt) for handmade jewelry and accessories, and Westward Coffee and Supply for coffee and treats.

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
R. Grey Jewelry Gallery 415 S 8TH ST

We will be featuring new jewelry designer Barbara Heinrich. Her jewelry has a classic and contemporary flair in gold with colored gemstones. Refreshments will be available. Come down for a night of fun as fall sets in!

385-9337
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

Danielle Damaray, a self-taught Idaho artist, presents Love Beyond the Tomb, an exploration of the longing as a profound condition of self. Also, sample a few of our upcoming fall cocktails!!

342-6633
The Owyhee 1109 W MAIN ST

Featured artist Tony Moody shows his photographs while guests enjoy a cocktail and relax in our spacious lobby with live music from defjak. Sawtooth Winery and Slanted Rock Brewing will be on hand with local wine and beer tastings.

more info x 343-4611
Trailhead 500 S 8TH ST

BoiseLAN is hosting a kick off celebration for it’s upcoming LAN party at Trailhead. At this gamers meet and greet, we will have a number of gaming activities going on. All are welcome. Beer provided by Slanted Rock Brewing Company.

Trend Forgetter Gallery 1020 W MAIN ST 111

Stylist boutique and local artist collective gallery, debuts the Trend Forgetter Live Mannequins! Come see our first monthly themed live window display for First Thursday only, from 6-8pm and browse our artists new works throughout the boutique.

345-8280
Ward Hooper Gallery & Vintage Swank 745 W IDAHO ST

The 2017 Ward Hooper/Buy Idaho Calendars are in! Stop by for 15% off all canvas art on the wall for the day of the event only. See you soon.

866-4627
west elm 824 W Idaho St

Book Launch!! Kirsten Grove is a stylist, and creator of the wildly popular SIMPLY GROVE blog and she’s written a book! The book launch is First Thursday, October 6th at West Elm, downtown Boise. Kirsten Grove is one of the biggest names in home design, and this local author shares her tips and techniques — so your space can be amazing without breaking the bank! Special guests and mini-home decor workshop stations too! Stop by from 5 to 8 to meet Kirsten and get your copy signed!

342-0163
Zee's Rooftop Cafe 250 S 5TH ST 900

Live Music with Doug Cameron. Local art by Luciana and metal art by Tim Kohn. Free parking and appetizers. Beer and Wine for Sale, dinner menu available. Best view in town!

more info x 381-0034

MUSIC

Alaska Center 1020 W MAIN ST

Art in the Alaska Center: * Featured Artist Candice Andrus fine art wedding photography - telling love and wedding stories in seamless full service photography experience. * Allan Ansell; Open studio, complimentary portraits. * Radio Boise Open House * Trend Forgetter Gallery - new gallery. Features post trend and upcycled clothing for men and women. * Chi E Shenam Westin: Oil paintings of the trees of the Boise River. New Painting: North Rim of the Grand Canyon

Angells Bar & Grill Renato 999 W MAIN ST

Welcome to Fall!! Free Desserts! Purchase a Signature Coffee drink for only $9.99 and receive a Free Dessert. Moroccan, Spanish Coffee Drinks and others. Tiramisu,Creme Brulee and other Desserts Free. Live Music with Mike Laky. Hello Fall!

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

Painting subjects "Close To My Heart”, Kay Coughran is Art Source Gallery's featured Artist for October. Please join us for First Thursday to see her beautiful new works in oil. 5:30pm-9:00pm Music by Wayne White, Wine by Indian Creek Winery.

331-3374
Boise Fry Company 204 N CAPITOL BLVD

BFC and Waffle Me Up will be hosting the Women & Children's Alliance for a fundraiser night to bring awareness to domestic violence. Drink and food specials, tap take over, and live music!

949-7523
Downtown Boise Association 101 S CAPITOL BLVD 203

First Thursday Scavenger Hunt in DowntownBoise! Participate and ENTER TO WIN A DOWNTOWN BOISE GIFT CARD! How to participate: Each month, visit 6 of the listed scavenger hunt locations. Look for the logo card on display at each location: each card will feature a fun fact about downtown! At each location you visit, take a photo or write down the 'fun fact' from the logo card Send in your 6 locations & facts to info@downtownboise.org and be entered in to win a $30.00 Downtown Boise Gift Card! BONUS: Participate in the UrBandanna Hunt from 6pm-7pm by checking in at Bandanna Running & Walking on 5th & Main before heading out on the scavenger hunt for a chance to win additional prizes! Find us on social media to see this month's scavenger hunt locations, stop by Bandanna Running & Walking, or pick up a Boise Weekly! #FirstThursdayBoise Spot our roaming entertainment? Snag a photo or video and share on social media! #firstthursdayboise #downtownboiserocks

more info x 385-7300
Ha Penny Bridge Irish Pub 855 W BROAD ST 5-250

We will be giving a 20% discount to all customers for the First Thursday Event.There will be live music for your enjoyment. We have a nice outside deck for you to enjoy if weather permits. See you here.

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

We will be giving a 20% discount to all customers during the First Thursday Event. Come in for some great sushi. All sushi is rolled to order and made with the freshest ingredients. We also have a full bar.

343-4810
High Note Cafe 225 N 5TH ST

Live music from the lovely and talented Megan Nelson begins at 6pm. $2 specialty mimosas with homemade juice all day. From-scratch menu & Local art for sale! Thehighnotecafe.com

429-1911
JUMP (Jack's Urban Meeting Place) 1000 Myrtle St

Enter the “Inspire Kindness Dinner for Four” contest; dance, mingle, and enjoy our outdoor meeting space Celebration Circle while visiting vendors, such as Zacca Hummus, Artisans for Hope, Refining Fire, and IMSI Hope Community Phase II. Live music provided by

639-6610
Leaf Teahouse 212 N 9TH ST

Pumpkin Spice tea is back! Free tastings of new Fall teas & treats from 5 to 8pm. Live music in the Loft at 6pm with Boise's acoustic Celtic duo BRIAR BOOTS. 15% off all bulk tea purchases all day!

336-5323
Radio Boise 1020 W MAIN ST 50

Open Studio, come by and check it out.

258-2072
SACA Entertainment 1020 W MAIN ST 40

SACA Entertainment- Music in the atrium

286-8794
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 Owyhee 1109 W MAIN ST

Featured artist Tony Moody shows his photographs while guests enjoy a cocktail and relax in our spacious lobby with live music from defjak. Sawtooth Winery and Slanted Rock Brewing will be on hand with local wine and beer tastings.

more info x 343-4611
The Record Exchange 1105 W IDAHO ST

Steve Fulton "Eponym" Album Release Party at 6pm. Fulton's first new music in 11 years is a double-album featuring 26 songs, available for purchase at the event. Free and all ages.

more info x 344-8010
Zee's Rooftop Cafe 250 S 5TH ST 900

Live Music with Doug Cameron. Local art by Luciana and metal art by Tim Kohn. Free parking and appetizers. Beer and Wine for Sale, dinner menu available. Best view in town!

more info x 381-0034

DINE

Angells Bar & Grill Renato 999 W MAIN ST

Welcome to Fall!! Free Desserts! Purchase a Signature Coffee drink for only $9.99 and receive a Free Dessert. Moroccan, Spanish Coffee Drinks and others. Tiramisu,Creme Brulee and other Desserts Free. Live Music with Mike Laky. Hello Fall!

more info x 342-4900
Ben & Jerry's 103 N 10TH ST

As always $2.00 per scoop all day on First Thursday!

342-1992
Bittercreek Alehouse 246 N. 8th St

We have a different DJ form Radio Boise every First Thursday with a dollar per beer sold during the set returned to Radio Boise! We're doing some work in the basement that prevents us from hosting worm tours this month, so just plan to stop by for some great local food & drink! We invite you to join us from 3-5:30pm as we unplug & turn down the lights to reduce our energy footprint, drink by candlelight and know you are saving the planet while doing it.

Bodovino 404 S 8TH ST 150A

Join us for a complementary wine tasting and local art! Wine tasting with Proletariat, and Artwork provided by LaBry Fine Art! Relax as we pour samples, and admire the work displayed.

336-8466
Boise Art Glass 1124 W FRONT ST

Watch FREE Glassblowing Demos or take a class while enjoying sandwiches & beer! CLASSES Make Your Own Glass Pumpkin $40. GUESTS: Payette Brewing & Even Stevens.

345-1825
Boise Fry Company 204 N CAPITOL BLVD

BFC and Waffle Me Up will be hosting the Women & Children's Alliance for a fundraiser night to bring awareness to domestic violence. Drink and food specials, tap take over, and live music!

949-7523
Brickyard Steakhouse 601 W MAIN ST

Breakfast Sockeye! Pan seared Sockeye on a bed of root hash, topped with A poached egg and a lemon beurre blanc sauce!

287-2121
Capitol Cellars 110 S 5TH ST

Capitol Cellars welcomes First Thursday guests! Offering 25% off Idaho wines by the bottle & Pinney's Potato Croquette's for $7.43 starting at 5 p.m. 5th & Main, Downtown!

344-9463
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
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
Downtown Boise Association 101 S CAPITOL BLVD 203

First Thursday Scavenger Hunt in DowntownBoise! Participate and ENTER TO WIN A DOWNTOWN BOISE GIFT CARD! How to participate: Each month, visit 6 of the listed scavenger hunt locations. Look for the logo card on display at each location: each card will feature a fun fact about downtown! At each location you visit, take a photo or write down the 'fun fact' from the logo card Send in your 6 locations & facts to info@downtownboise.org and be entered in to win a $30.00 Downtown Boise Gift Card! BONUS: Participate in the UrBandanna Hunt from 6pm-7pm by checking in at Bandanna Running & Walking on 5th & Main before heading out on the scavenger hunt for a chance to win additional prizes! Find us on social media to see this month's scavenger hunt locations, stop by Bandanna Running & Walking, or pick up a Boise Weekly! #FirstThursdayBoise Spot our roaming entertainment? Snag a photo or video and share on social media! #firstthursdayboise #downtownboiserocks

more info x 385-7300
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
Grove Hotel 245 S CAPITOL BLVD

Join us for Boise's "Suite-est" Party - view our newly renovated Arena Suites, enjoy food & drink samples, and be entered to win one of two prizes valued at over $500 each.

333-8000
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

We will be giving a 20% discount to all customers for the First Thursday Event.There will be live music for your enjoyment. We have a nice outside deck for you to enjoy if weather permits. See you here.

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

We will be giving a 20% discount to all customers during the First Thursday Event. Come in for some great sushi. All sushi is rolled to order and made with the freshest ingredients. We also have a full bar.

343-4810
High Note Cafe 225 N 5TH ST

Live music from the lovely and talented Megan Nelson begins at 6pm. $2 specialty mimosas with homemade juice all day. From-scratch menu & Local art for sale! Thehighnotecafe.com

429-1911
Jamba Juice 132 N 8TH ST

Free Samples of our Premium Freshly Squeezed Juices including all natural fresh produce All Day Long

658-1765
Lock, Stock & Barrel 1100 W JEFFERSON ST

25 different varieties of wine to choose from for just $20 each!

336-4266
Mai Thai 750 W IDAHO ST

$2 Drafts and Small Plate Appetizers starting at $5 served in our bar area. Check out our new Ramen Noodle menu as well!

344-8424
Reef 105 S 6TH ST

First Thursday dinner feature... Hazelnut crusted halibut fillet with apple brandy cream sauce with rice pilaf and sautéed fresh vegetables. Fish pairs well with St. Chapelle chardonnay

287-9200
Saint Lawrence Gridiron 705 W BANNOCK ST

We're teaming up with Peaceful Belly Farm for a massive event we call Gourd-fest. It's a pretty big deal. We'll have a 3 dish sampler plate, featuring 3 gourds from Peaceful Belly Farm. We will also be offering an assortment of food and beverages in exchange for currency.

433-5598
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
Taylor Law Offices, PLLC 1112 W MAIN ST 101

Come join us at Taylor Law Offices for an Open House Fall Party! Enjoy an evening in the heart of downtown Boise with some music, food, prizes, & fun fall games!

more info x 342-3006
The Front Door 105 S 6TH ST

First Thursday Feature...3 course dinner with our house made Caesar salad, chicken parmigiana over linguini and marinara and our made from scratch espresso biscotti and zabaglione for dessert.

287-9201
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

Live Music with Doug Cameron. Local art by Luciana and metal art by Tim Kohn. Free parking and appetizers. Beer and Wine for Sale, dinner menu available. Best view in town!

more info x 381-0034

SHOP

Alaska Center 1020 W MAIN ST

Art in the Alaska Center: * Featured Artist Candice Andrus fine art wedding photography - telling love and wedding stories in seamless full service photography experience. * Allan Ansell; Open studio, complimentary portraits. * Radio Boise Open House * Trend Forgetter Gallery - new gallery. Features post trend and upcycled clothing for men and women. * Chi E Shenam Westin: Oil paintings of the trees of the Boise River. New Painting: North Rim of the Grand Canyon

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, and vintage ephemera. Weird Stuff, Cool Junk! Unusual and unforgettable Gifts!

more info x 344-0811
Ava Rae Boutique 755 W BROAD ST

Shop Ava Rae Boutique on First Thursday and receive a 15% discount when you show your valid College Student ID!

more info x 576-6881
Bodovino 404 S 8TH ST 150A

Join us for a complementary wine tasting and local art! Wine tasting with Proletariat, and Artwork provided by LaBry Fine Art! Relax as we pour samples, and admire the work displayed.

336-8466
Boise Art Glass 1124 W FRONT ST

Watch FREE Glassblowing Demos or take a class while enjoying sandwiches & beer! CLASSES Make Your Own Glass Pumpkin $40. GUESTS: Payette Brewing & Even Stevens.

345-1825
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
Downtown Boise Association 101 S CAPITOL BLVD 203

First Thursday Scavenger Hunt in DowntownBoise! Participate and ENTER TO WIN A DOWNTOWN BOISE GIFT CARD! How to participate: Each month, visit 6 of the listed scavenger hunt locations. Look for the logo card on display at each location: each card will feature a fun fact about downtown! At each location you visit, take a photo or write down the 'fun fact' from the logo card Send in your 6 locations & facts to info@downtownboise.org and be entered in to win a $30.00 Downtown Boise Gift Card! BONUS: Participate in the UrBandanna Hunt from 6pm-7pm by checking in at Bandanna Running & Walking on 5th & Main before heading out on the scavenger hunt for a chance to win additional prizes! Find us on social media to see this month's scavenger hunt locations, stop by Bandanna Running & Walking, or pick up a Boise Weekly! #FirstThursdayBoise Spot our roaming entertainment? Snag a photo or video and share on social media! #firstthursdayboise #downtownboiserocks

more info x 385-7300
Dragonfly 414 W MAIN ST

Free pair of Boma Sterling Silver Post Earrings with a purchase of $25.00. While supplies last. Limit one per customer.

338-9234
Gallery 601 211 N 10TH ST

"Believing is Seeing"... the artwork of Utah Fantasy artist James Christensen. As part of our continuing Celebration of 35 years in business, enjoy a 20% discount on all James Christensen framed artwork.

more info x 336-5899
High Note Cafe 225 N 5TH ST

Live music from the lovely and talented Megan Nelson begins at 6pm. $2 specialty mimosas with homemade juice all day. From-scratch menu & Local art for sale! Thehighnotecafe.com

429-1911
Idaho Made 108 N 6TH ST

We are celebrating with our annual Kids' Pop-up Shop. Come see what local creative students have been making. And check out new member works, too. Local handmade gifts for all. Free refreshments. Open till 9pm.

258-7459
JUMP (Jack's Urban Meeting Place) 1000 Myrtle St

Enter the “Inspire Kindness Dinner for Four” contest; dance, mingle, and enjoy our outdoor meeting space Celebration Circle while visiting vendors, such as Zacca Hummus, Artisans for Hope, Refining Fire, and IMSI Hope Community Phase II. Live music provided by

639-6610
LaNeige Bridal and Tux 1020 W MAIN ST 104

Open tonight!

541-0441
Leaf Teahouse 212 N 9TH ST

Pumpkin Spice tea is back! Free tastings of new Fall teas & treats from 5 to 8pm. Live music in the Loft at 6pm with Boise's acoustic Celtic duo BRIAR BOOTS. 15% off all bulk tea purchases all day!

336-5323
Liquid Lounge 405 S 8TH ST 121

First Thursday special: Buy One Get One Free Comedy Show Tickets!

287-5379
Mixed Greens | Modern Gifts 237 N 9TH ST

Join us as we welcome in a trio of great local companies: Bella Brewing for beer tastes, La De Da (Angie Sebolt) for handmade jewelry and accessories, and Westward Coffee and Supply for coffee and treats.

344-1605
Mr. Peabody's Optical Shoppe 409 S 8TH ST 101

We now take vision insurance. We are always getting in new frame styles. Get frame and single vision lenses starting at $95.00.

344-1390
Native Salon 214 N 10TH ST

We will have treats, raffles, and discounted services

957-7101
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
Scottrade Securities 176 N 9TH ST

Come by and say hello to the Scottrade team and the newest team member from Salt Lake City. We'll have some goodies to share as well.

433-9333
Snake River Tea 801 W MAIN ST 103

Join us in welcoming Fall to Boise with a nice warm cup of one of our new fall tea flavors like Pumpkin Spice or Cinnamon Roll! Always free samples and BOGO 12oz drinks all day long.

336-7948
The Mode Lounge 800 W IDAHO ST 120

Danielle Damaray, a self-taught Idaho artist, presents Love Beyond the Tomb, an exploration of the longing as a profound condition of self. Also, sample a few of our upcoming fall cocktails!!

342-6633
Ward Hooper Gallery & Vintage Swank 745 W IDAHO ST

The 2017 Ward Hooper/Buy Idaho Calendars are in! Stop by for 15% off all canvas art on the wall for the day of the event only. See you soon.

866-4627
west elm 824 W Idaho St

Book Launch!! Kirsten Grove is a stylist, and creator of the wildly popular SIMPLY GROVE blog and she’s written a book! The book launch is First Thursday, October 6th at West Elm, downtown Boise. Kirsten Grove is one of the biggest names in home design, and this local author shares her tips and techniques — so your space can be amazing without breaking the bank! Special guests and mini-home decor workshop stations too! Stop by from 5 to 8 to meet Kirsten and get your copy signed!

342-0163

TASTING

Angells Bar & Grill Renato 999 W MAIN ST

Welcome to Fall!! Free Desserts! Purchase a Signature Coffee drink for only $9.99 and receive a Free Dessert. Moroccan, Spanish Coffee Drinks and others. Tiramisu,Creme Brulee and other Desserts Free. Live Music with Mike Laky. Hello Fall!

more info x 342-4900
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
Berryhill 121 N 9TH ST B

Wine Tasting: Sample selected wines from our list (purchase at special First Thursday pricing), plus enjoy the FLIPPIN Happy Hour (2 for 1, 3-6pm)...

387-3553
Bodovino 404 S 8TH ST 150A

Join us for a complementary wine tasting and local art! Wine tasting with Proletariat, and Artwork provided by LaBry Fine Art! Relax as we pour samples, and admire the work displayed.

336-8466
Boise Art Glass 1124 W FRONT ST

Watch FREE Glassblowing Demos or take a class while enjoying sandwiches & beer! CLASSES Make Your Own Glass Pumpkin $40. GUESTS: Payette Brewing & Even Stevens.

345-1825
Boise Fry Company 204 N CAPITOL BLVD

BFC and Waffle Me Up will be hosting the Women & Children's Alliance for a fundraiser night to bring awareness to domestic violence. Drink and food specials, tap take over, and live music!

949-7523
District Coffee House 219 N 10TH ST

We are excited to show the documentary, The Coffee Man. This film follows Sasa Sestic's journey to become the champion of the 2015 World Barista Competition. Come at 7pm for free tastings of locally roasted coffees and Guru Donuts!

more info x 343-1089
Downtown Boise Association 101 S CAPITOL BLVD 203

First Thursday Scavenger Hunt in DowntownBoise! Participate and ENTER TO WIN A DOWNTOWN BOISE GIFT CARD! How to participate: Each month, visit 6 of the listed scavenger hunt locations. Look for the logo card on display at each location: each card will feature a fun fact about downtown! At each location you visit, take a photo or write down the 'fun fact' from the logo card Send in your 6 locations & facts to info@downtownboise.org and be entered in to win a $30.00 Downtown Boise Gift Card! BONUS: Participate in the UrBandanna Hunt from 6pm-7pm by checking in at Bandanna Running & Walking on 5th & Main before heading out on the scavenger hunt for a chance to win additional prizes! Find us on social media to see this month's scavenger hunt locations, stop by Bandanna Running & Walking, or pick up a Boise Weekly! #FirstThursdayBoise Spot our roaming entertainment? Snag a photo or video and share on social media! #firstthursdayboise #downtownboiserocks

more info x 385-7300
Even Stevens Sandwiches 815 W BANNOCK ST

Pray for Snow (Winter Ale that is) with 10 Barrel, pair some chocolate and wine with The Chocolat Bar and Split Rail Winery, and make sure you stick around for live music from 7-9pm. Join us for all the fun!

more info x 343-4018
Grove Hotel 245 S CAPITOL BLVD

Join us for Boise's "Suite-est" Party - view our newly renovated Arena Suites, enjoy food & drink samples, and be entered to win one of two prizes valued at over $500 each.

333-8000
Inn at 500 Capitol (Pre-Opening Model Studio) 333 S CAPITOL BLVD

Join the Inn at 500 Capitol for a tour of our pre-opening model room and a glass of local wine. Get a sneak peek into the thoughtful design elements and extraordinary experience that visitors can expect at downtown Boise’s new upscale hotel

840-1040
Leaf Teahouse 212 N 9TH ST

Pumpkin Spice tea is back! Free tastings of new Fall teas & treats from 5 to 8pm. Live music in the Loft at 6pm with Boise's acoustic Celtic duo BRIAR BOOTS. 15% off all bulk tea purchases all day!

336-5323
Mixed Greens | Modern Gifts 237 N 9TH ST

Join us as we welcome in a trio of great local companies: Bella Brewing for beer tastes, La De Da (Angie Sebolt) for handmade jewelry and accessories, and Westward Coffee and Supply for coffee and treats.

344-1605
Olivin Olive Oil & Vinegar Taproom 218 N 9TH ST

Lets get the Fall season started off with some great extra virgin olive oils and balsamic vinegars! This month's special spend $30 or more on 200 ml or 350 ml bottles and receive 10% off.

344-0306
One Ninteen Boise 117 S 10TH ST

Stop in and let's talk about living downtown. Powderhaus Brewing Company will be offering some from their Fall series. Love to Live Downtown. How can we help you enjoy the freedom and lifestyle of urban living?

(208) 343-4606
Snake River Tea 801 W MAIN ST 103

Join us in welcoming Fall to Boise with a nice warm cup of one of our new fall tea flavors like Pumpkin Spice or Cinnamon Roll! Always free samples and BOGO 12oz drinks all day long.

336-7948
Snake River Winery 786 W BROAD ST

Join us in the Tasting Room for Pinktini wine cocktails in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness month. Check out all of the new holiday merchandise while enjoying a complimentary wine flight.

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
The North Face 802 W IDAHO ST

Join us for a showing of Meru (winner of the U.S. Documentary Audience Award from Sundance Film Festival) and sample some delicious beverages supplied by Powderhaus Brewing Company! You don't want to miss out!

331-9790
The Owyhee 1109 W MAIN ST

Featured artist Tony Moody shows his photographs while guests enjoy a cocktail and relax in our spacious lobby with live music from defjak. Sawtooth Winery and Slanted Rock Brewing will be on hand with local wine and beer tastings.

more info x 343-4611
Trader Joe's 300 S CAPITOL BLVD

It's that time of year again...PUMPKIN IS BACK! Come in for a taste of our fall flyer. Check out all the new and returning fall products. Oh, and don't forget to join us for our beer and wine tasting!

336-7282
Trailhead 500 S 8TH ST

BoiseLAN is hosting a kick off celebration for it’s upcoming LAN party at Trailhead. At this gamers meet and greet, we will have a number of gaming activities going on. All are welcome. Beer provided by Slanted Rock Brewing Company.

Whiskey Bar 509 W MAIN ST

Whiskey flight & cheese pairing from 6-10pm

more info x 429-5755