First Thursday - March 2, 2017 Events

First Thursday - March 2, 2017

Hairlines 409 S 8TH ST 100

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

383-9009
Mai Thai 750 W IDAHO ST

Mai Thai will be offering 2 for 1 drinks all evening as well as our Happy Hour Menu items. Enjoy our Kao Soi Wings, Fuji Mountain Roll or many other Modern Asian Cuisine Selections.

344-8424
Trailhead 500 S 8TH ST

Together with Wells Fargo and Mayor David Bieter, we'd like to invite you to join us for the grand opening of our new collaborative workspace, Trailhead North. Take a tour of the private offices, check out where the Code School is located, and stay for a drink.

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: * Judson Cottrell: Showing his 2 and 3 dimensional fractal art * Allan Ansell; Open studio, complimentary portraits. Photo essay "Faces of Treefort" * Radio Boise Open House * Chi E Shenam Westin: New series of small oil paintings. Also showing trees of the Boise River. New Painting: Paleo Ruins of Utah. * Joseph Pacheco: HUGE selection of pen and ink drawings, oceanscapes, and handmade original greeting cards. * The Bellmont: new barber shop, come check it out

Allan R. Ansell Photography, LLC

Allan Ansell; Open studio, complimentary portraits.

Art Source Gallery 1015 W MAIN ST

Fantastic Felts and Fibers by Betty Maguire Hayzlett. This fiber artist uses hand-made felt, weaving with needle to create wall pieces and vessel forms using rich contrasting textures & bright colors. Fairly abstract, much of current work focuses on landscape.

more info x 331-3374
Ballet Idaho 501 S 8TH ST

Ballet Idaho’s Spring Fashion Show: Our dancers model handpicked fashions for an evening of elegant style, fabulous silent auction, and dance performances on the runway. Fashions by Piece Unique, Lux Fashion Lounge, Ruby Lou Clothing Boutique, LaNeige Bridal, and more.

more info x 343-0556
Bodovino 404 S 8TH ST 150A

Come see us at BODOVINO Downtown Boise for first Thursdays! Artwork donated by LaBry Fine Art, plus complementary wine tasting 5-7pm!

336-8466
Boise Art Glass 1124 W FRONT ST

LIVE GLASSBLOWING demos! Call to book a Make Your Own HUMMINGBIRD FEEDER Glassblowing class for $40/ person or a try out FLAMEWORKING in our 2 Hour Group Torch Class for $59/ person. We will provide snacks and beverages.

345-1825
Chi E Shenam Westin

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

Downtown Boise Association 101 S CAPITOL BLVD 203

Love First Thursday and want to win tickets to Eric Church? Snap a photo of your favorite First Thursday stop, tag @downtownboise and #FirstThursdayBoise for a chance to win!

more info x 385-7300
Evermore Prints LLC 780 W MAIN ST

Evermore is excited to kick off our juried 2017 exhibitions with: Painterly Destinations by Paula Ryan. Come enjoy landscapes from around Idaho and the world! Lively conversation along with beverages and light snacks will be served from 5PM to 9PM.

991-3837
Fettuccine Forum Boise City Hall, 150 N. Capitol Blvd.

The grant program of the Boise City Department of Arts & History celebrates its 20th year in 2017. Amy Fackler, grants manager, shares its two-decade evolution. Join us to learn more about public funding for culture.

more info x 433-5676
FireFusion Studio 1124 W FRONT ST

First Thursday of every month we demonstrate a beautiful torch fire enameling technique! Call us to learn more and to sign up to participate in this exciting class. Each student will take home two pieces of their very own!

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

We are excited to host local artist, Nathan Field! Come down and check out his mixed media show, "Idiosyncratica".

345-4320
Gallery 601 211 N 10TH ST

Spend the evening honoring artist and dear friend James Christensen. We will have a great collection of Jim's artwork for purchase, 20% from each sale will be donated to the James Christensen Scholarship. Visit our website for more details.

more info x 336-5899
Gallery Five18 518 AMERICANA BLVD

Sue Latta and Christine Raymond present THE MEANING OF MEANING, an exhibition of current work. Both artists work in mixed-media. Raymond’s artworks include paper constructions and paintings while Latta’s include cast metal relief-sculpture and images.

342-3773
Goldy's Corner 625 W MAIN ST

Stop by and check out the work of our March artist of the month: Travis Seibolt

433-3934
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

Join JUMP on First Thursday as we recognize Read Across America! Free Activities for all ages in the Jump Room: bookmark and mini-book crafts, story time, dancing, and more. 21+ over may stop in to the Book Swap Bar in The Loft for

639-6610
Meraki Greek Street Food 345 S 8TH ST

$3 Local Draft Beers, $4 Local Wines, 20% off all bottled Greek Wine. $2 off all Appetizers like Spanikopita, Greek Cheese Sticks, and Baklava. We are also featuring local artists with Greek inspired art!

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

Featuring Maurizio Ticchi, an Italian Designer who works in 18kt gold, pearls, diamonds, precious and semi–precious gemstones. R. Grey Gallery is very excited to announce our new artist. We will be serving hors d'oeuvres, wine, and positively energized water.

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

Hang out with photographer Chuck Christeson and his collection of images, "Summer Vacations Past." You will see vintage signs, vintage autos, drive-ins, motels, and rapidly vanishing roadside attractions.

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

Special deals on vintage decor and clothing. T shirts, mugs, stickers and cards featuring the art of Ward Hooper. Check out the large Gallery wrap canvas selection.

866-4627

MUSIC

Alaska Center 1020 W MAIN ST

Art in the Alaska Center: * Judson Cottrell: Showing his 2 and 3 dimensional fractal art * Allan Ansell; Open studio, complimentary portraits. Photo essay "Faces of Treefort" * Radio Boise Open House * Chi E Shenam Westin: New series of small oil paintings. Also showing trees of the Boise River. New Painting: Paleo Ruins of Utah. * Joseph Pacheco: HUGE selection of pen and ink drawings, oceanscapes, and handmade original greeting cards. * The Bellmont: new barber shop, come check it out

Angells Bar & Grill Renato 999 W MAIN ST

Free Tapas!! Introducing the Best Tapas Lounge in Boise! Menu created by World Renown Chef Franck Bacquet! We will also have Barrique Wines on site for Free Tastings. Live music with Michael Laky. Starts at 5:00 pm! Fun!

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

Fantastic Felts and Fibers by Betty Maguire Hayzlett. This fiber artist uses hand-made felt, weaving with needle to create wall pieces and vessel forms using rich contrasting textures & bright colors. Fairly abstract, much of current work focuses on landscape.

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

Checkout the entire collection of Mykita eyewear from Berlin, Germany. Purchase the first pair of prescription lenses and get the second pair of lenses at half price! See us in store for details. In-network with most insurances.

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

Join the Basque Museum this First Thursday for free admission, guided tours of the Cyrus Jacobs Uberuaga House and live folk music. 5:30-8:30pm. basquemuseum.com for more info.

more info x 343-2671
Downtown Boise Association 101 S CAPITOL BLVD 203

Love First Thursday and want to win tickets to Eric Church? Snap a photo of your favorite First Thursday stop, tag @downtownboise and #FirstThursdayBoise for a chance to win!

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
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
Snake River Tea 801 W MAIN ST 103

Join us for live music by Soma, always free sample teas, BOGO 12oz drinks, and 20% off teawares and specialty loose leaf teas 6pm-8pm.

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

DINE

Angells Bar & Grill Renato 999 W MAIN ST

Free Tapas!! Introducing the Best Tapas Lounge in Boise! Menu created by World Renown Chef Franck Bacquet! We will also have Barrique Wines on site for Free Tastings. Live music with Michael Laky. Starts at 5:00 pm! Fun!

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!

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
Chocolat Bar 805 W BANNOCK ST

Spring is in the air! Join Meriwether Cider and The Chocolat bar for cider and chocolate pairings-they are fantastic! Stock up on chocolates for all your spring hikes and gatherings! See you Thursday!

338-7771
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

Love First Thursday and want to win tickets to Eric Church? Snap a photo of your favorite First Thursday stop, tag @downtownboise and #FirstThursdayBoise for a chance to win!

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
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
Meraki Greek Street Food 345 S 8TH ST

$3 Local Draft Beers, $4 Local Wines, 20% off all bottled Greek Wine. $2 off all Appetizers like Spanikopita, Greek Cheese Sticks, and Baklava. We are also featuring local artists with Greek inspired art!

Old Chicago 730 W IDAHO ST

Happy Hour from 4-7. Food specials and Drink specials. $1.00 off all pints,$3.00 wells, and $5.00 Mules.

363-0037
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 Gyro Shack 777 W Main St, 115

Stop by The Gyro Shack and receive 10% of your entire order!

918-0004
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

SHOP

Alaska Center 1020 W MAIN ST

Art in the Alaska Center: * Judson Cottrell: Showing his 2 and 3 dimensional fractal art * Allan Ansell; Open studio, complimentary portraits. Photo essay "Faces of Treefort" * Radio Boise Open House * Chi E Shenam Westin: New series of small oil paintings. Also showing trees of the Boise River. New Painting: Paleo Ruins of Utah. * Joseph Pacheco: HUGE selection of pen and ink drawings, oceanscapes, and handmade original greeting cards. * The Bellmont: new barber shop, come check it out

Artisan Optics 190 N 8TH ST

Checkout the entire collection of Mykita eyewear from Berlin, Germany. Purchase the first pair of prescription lenses and get the second pair of lenses at half price! See us in store for details. In-network with most insurances.

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

Join the Basque Museum this First Thursday for free admission, guided tours of the Cyrus Jacobs Uberuaga House and live folk music. 5:30-8:30pm. basquemuseum.com for more info.

more info x 343-2671
Boise Art Glass 1124 W FRONT ST

LIVE GLASSBLOWING demos! Call to book a Make Your Own HUMMINGBIRD FEEDER Glassblowing class for $40/ person or a try out FLAMEWORKING in our 2 Hour Group Torch Class for $59/ person. We will provide snacks and beverages.

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

Love First Thursday and want to win tickets to Eric Church? Snap a photo of your favorite First Thursday stop, tag @downtownboise and #FirstThursdayBoise for a chance to win!

more info x 385-7300
Gallery 601 211 N 10TH ST

Spend the evening honoring artist and dear friend James Christensen. We will have a great collection of Jim's artwork for purchase, 20% from each sale will be donated to the James Christensen Scholarship. Visit our website for more details.

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 Mountain Touring 1310 W MAIN ST

Join us for a ladies night on First Thursday! Enjoy wine, cheese and in store specials on cycling apparel and accessories for women. Raffle prizes from Club Ride, Prana, and many more!!

336-3854
LaNeige Bridal and Tux 1020 W MAIN ST 104

Open tonight!

541-0441
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

Mad Swede Brewing will be here with beer samples! This will be our last First Thursday in this location before we move next door, so stop by and pack in to share a beer one more time! Skål!

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
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

Featuring Maurizio Ticchi, an Italian Designer who works in 18kt gold, pearls, diamonds, precious and semi–precious gemstones. R. Grey Gallery is very excited to announce our new artist. We will be serving hors d'oeuvres, wine, and positively energized water.

385-9337
Ruby Lou Clothing Boutique 130 N 8TH ST

Join us for an evening of sipping and shopping. Chocolates and bubbly are always a good thing! Check out Spring Arrivals and our great Clearance - 70% off original prices!

333-9610
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 for live music by Soma, always free sample teas, BOGO 12oz drinks, and 20% off teawares and specialty loose leaf teas 6pm-8pm.

336-7948
Snake River Winery 786 W BROAD ST

WE'RE MOVING!!! Join us for our last First Thursday. Everything will be on sale, so it's time to stock up. Stop by, say goodbye and hear about our big plans!!

345-9463
Swank Boutique 860 W BROAD ST

20% Off one item of your choice

331-4126
Ward Hooper Gallery & Vintage Swank 745 W IDAHO ST

Special deals on vintage decor and clothing. T shirts, mugs, stickers and cards featuring the art of Ward Hooper. Check out the large Gallery wrap canvas selection.

866-4627

TASTING

Angells Bar & Grill Renato 999 W MAIN ST

Free Tapas!! Introducing the Best Tapas Lounge in Boise! Menu created by World Renown Chef Franck Bacquet! We will also have Barrique Wines on site for Free Tastings. Live music with Michael Laky. Starts at 5:00 pm! Fun!

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

Fantastic Felts and Fibers by Betty Maguire Hayzlett. This fiber artist uses hand-made felt, weaving with needle to create wall pieces and vessel forms using rich contrasting textures & bright colors. Fairly abstract, much of current work focuses on landscape.

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
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

Come see us at BODOVINO Downtown Boise for first Thursdays! Artwork donated by LaBry Fine Art, plus complementary wine tasting 5-7pm!

336-8466
Downtown Boise Association 101 S CAPITOL BLVD 203

Love First Thursday and want to win tickets to Eric Church? Snap a photo of your favorite First Thursday stop, tag @downtownboise and #FirstThursdayBoise for a chance to win!

more info x 385-7300
Idaho Mountain Touring 1310 W MAIN ST

Join us for a ladies night on First Thursday! Enjoy wine, cheese and in store specials on cycling apparel and accessories for women. Raffle prizes from Club Ride, Prana, and many more!!

336-3854
JUMP (Jack's Urban Meeting Place) 1000 Myrtle St

Join JUMP on First Thursday as we recognize Read Across America! Free Activities for all ages in the Jump Room: bookmark and mini-book crafts, story time, dancing, and more. 21+ over may stop in to the Book Swap Bar in The Loft for

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

Mad Swede Brewing will be here with beer samples! This will be our last First Thursday in this location before we move next door, so stop by and pack in to share a beer one more time! Skål!

344-1605
Ruby Lou Clothing Boutique 130 N 8TH ST

Join us for an evening of sipping and shopping. Chocolates and bubbly are always a good thing! Check out Spring Arrivals and our great Clearance - 70% off original prices!

333-9610
Snake River Tea 801 W MAIN ST 103

Join us for live music by Soma, always free sample teas, BOGO 12oz drinks, and 20% off teawares and specialty loose leaf teas 6pm-8pm.

336-7948
Snake River Winery 786 W BROAD ST

WE'RE MOVING!!! Join us for our last First Thursday. Everything will be on sale, so it's time to stock up. Stop by, say goodbye and hear about our big plans!!

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
Spacebar Arcade 200 N CAPITOL BLVD

7-10pm Pinball Tournament with Hop Valley Brewing!

918-0597
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

Irish or not, get your Jig on to the end of the rainbow- at Trader Joe's! We've got fun food, beer and wine samples to try. No luck needed, Trader Joe's always saves you on the greens.

336-7282
Whiskey Bar 509 W MAIN ST

Whiskey flight & cheese pairing from 6-10pm

more info x 429-5755