First Thursday - July 2, 2015 Events

First Thursday - July 2, 2015

Boise Public Library 715 S CAPITOL BLVD

Enjoy First Thursday at the Library with Treasure Valley Children's Theater's exciting performance of "Super Hero Social Skills," a fun show for preschool and school-aged kids. Starts at 6:30 in the Hayes Auditorium.

more info x 384-4076
Cherished Images Photography 404 S 8TH ST 166

Watch the action unfold as you meet the artists and see live modeling demonstrations in our upscale boutique studio located inside the 8th Street Marketplace. Creatives will appreciate the work, everyone will enjoy the music and refreshments. Come explore with us!

331-2288
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; Open studio, complimentary portraits.

Art Source Gallery 1015 W MAIN ST

July features the Thirteenth Annual Juried Exhibition at Art Source Gallery About 45 works will be on display from artists across the nation. Artist reception on July 2nd 5pm to 9pm Music by Wayne White. Wines by Indian Creek Winery.

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. Craft Brew Alliance will be sampling and selling beer. CLASSES Make Your Own Glass Humming Bird Feeder $40. Make Your Own Silver Foil & Glass Enamel Jewelry $25. Call to sign up!

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 Op Art as seen in the exhibition 'Richard Elliott: Language of Light'. Then create your own optical art.

345-8330
Boise Creative Center 1204 W FRONT ST

You drive by our studio all the time, wondering, "what do they do there?" We are a full function commission art studio with a huge list of professional services. Every day is 1st Thursday at the BCC! Stop by!

371-9697
Chandi Design 1110 W JEFFERSON ST

Swing in to our beautiful chandelier studio for a not-to-be-missed group show. View an array of artists and mediums inspired by crystal as you peruse our selection of rock crystal. $3 theme cocktails by Hawthorne Beverage Catering.

331-8332
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.

CSI Photo Design 112 N 6TH ST

Watch the action unfold as you meet the artists and see live modeling demonstrations in our upscale boutique studio located inside the 8th Street Marketplace. Creatives will appreciate the work, everyone will enjoy the music and refreshments. Come explore with us!

331-2287
District Coffee House 219 N 10TH ST

Swing by for an art show featuring local artist Grace McBride and free samples of single-origin pour over coffee!

343-1089
Evermore Prints LLC 780 W MAIN ST

Local artist Spencer Hattabaugh debuts his series "Places To Hide", a photographic investigation into the lights that illuminate the night. Enjoy beer, wine, nibbles and art.

more info x 991-3837
Flying M Coffeehouse 500 W IDAHO ST

Join us this First Thursday to check out a mixed media show by Boise artist, Erin Ruiz!

345-4320
Gallery 601 211 N 10TH ST

Local graphic artist Brian Florence unveils his latest "The Guitar Series". Great guitars, played by great musicians. Twelve images, perfect for your family/music room. Brian will be on hand to sign all artwork purchased that evening. "RocknRoll"

more info x 336-5899
Gallery Five18 518 AMERICANA BLVD

Heather Bauer showcases CHASING THE MOTH: How fleeting inspiration can be for creators of all types. This idea is embodied by the moth and the multiple squiggly trails it leaves as it flits just out of arms reach.

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

This month we will be featuring BOSCO artist Ann Sorenson a watercolorist. She will have her items on display through all of July. Stop by and see our specials and have some treats.

344-7878
Indie Made 108 N 6TH ST

See what your local Indie Makers have been up to at our Sidewalk Celebration. We are Boise's best gift shop. Right next to Boise Backyard BBQ featuring live music and food trucks at Sixth and Main Streets. Free munchies.

342-0804
Interfaith Sanctuary Housing Services 1020 W MAIN ST 100

Interfaith Sanctuary Housing Services presents the "I Am" project: A compelling exhibit of words and images that tells a story of our guests.

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 817 W IDAHO ST

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

Idaho artists present artwork inspired by a pilgrimage to the nuclear waste clean up sites in our own backyard. "Holding What Can t Be Held", group exhibition sponsored by The Snake River Alliance. Music by Bijoux and the Experimental Breeders.

Mixed Greens 237 N 9TH ST

We've got local faves County Line Brewing pouring tastes of their delicious brews. Our featured artist will be Jenny Miller (aka Japricorn), who will have her fun vintage jewelry and accessories for sale. And get a free 'Murica/'Merica postcard with any purchase! Stop in and see us, then go light fireworks in the streets!

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

July features Wool and Spice’s hand-made felted wool purses, pouches and boxes. Toast 4th of July with hand-blown stemware made by Romeo Glass that combines beauty and functionality with the innovative look of metal wire on glass.

385-9337
Salon 162 404 S 8TH ST 162

Artist name Anartii . Freestyle artist art of sinking is what I protray there is something beautiful about desolving because some thing great comes after being broken down .

386-9908
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

Please meet photographer Ryan Cheatham and view his artwork. His installation will be up for the entire month of July. Beer/wine tastings and night long specials.

342-6633
Wingtip Press 500 W IDAHO ST 250

Join us at Wingtip Press for TAP Teen Action Press Summer Residency print exhibition and demonstration. Upstairs above the Flying M, Suite 250.

447-8457
Zee's Rooftop Cafe 250 S 5TH ST 900

We will be featuring live music on our wonderful patio, wine tasting, free appetizers, local art work, beer and wine for sale, a small dinner menu with local flair, free parking from 5 to 9 pm.

more info x 381-0034

MUSIC

Art Source Gallery 1015 W MAIN ST

July features the Thirteenth Annual Juried Exhibition at Art Source Gallery About 45 works will be on display from artists across the nation. Artist reception on July 2nd 5pm to 9pm Music by Wayne White. Wines by Indian Creek Winery.

more info x 331-3374
Balcony Club 150 N 8TH ST 224

We'll be doing our 2nd Balcony Fashion Show Featuring the bar staff and a few of your favorite local Drag Queens!

336-1313
Basque Center 601 W GROVE ST

Amuma Says No playing live tonight!

342-9983
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

Join BFC for some free fry samples a well as live, local music! Also, check out our new patio and bar space...

more info x 495-3858
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

Celebrate our First Anniversary with a free sample of our new Celebration blend tea and special vegan treats. Enjoy the sound of local band HOLLOW WOOD live in the Loft from 6 to 8 pm. FREE all ages welcome!

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.

Old Chicago 730 W IDAHO ST

Kids Eat Free!! Live Music from "Like a Rocket" 6-9. Blue Moon paint the glass promotion from 4-7 also Happy Hour from 4-7. $1.00 off all pints, $5.00 tall drafts, $3.00 Well cocktails

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
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 be featuring live music on our wonderful patio, wine tasting, free appetizers, local art work, beer and wine for sale, a small dinner menu with local flair, free parking from 5 to 9 pm.

more info x 381-0034

DINE

Basque Market 608 W GROVE ST

Join us as for fiery pintxos & wines with a bit of sparkle! Pintxos start at $0.50 & we offer free wine tasting with purchase of Pintxos. Starts at 5pm with paella ($10.99) served at 6 pm.

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

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

342-1992
Bodovino 404 S 8TH ST 150A

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

336-8466
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

First Thursday Feature... Certified Angus Beef tender loin steak char grilled with melted gorgonzola cheese atop crisp Caesar greens. Served with a glass of Pinot Noir.

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

Come wet your whistle with City Peanut Shop and Boise Brewing! Nut and beer pairings to cool you off during these summer months!

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
Jamba Juice 132 N 8TH ST

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

658-1765
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!! Live Music from "Like a Rocket" 6-9. Blue Moon paint the glass promotion from 4-7 also Happy Hour from 4-7. $1.00 off all pints, $5.00 tall drafts, $3.00 Well cocktails

363-0037
Post Modern Brewers 705 W FULTON ST

First Thursday this July we will be featuring delicious, decadent confections from Emmeli of Emmeli's Cakes, paired with our PostModern Beers! 4 beers with 4 desserts for only $10!Oh and there is FREE PARKING for 1hr and 20 mins!

more info x 342-0944
Reef 105 S 6TH ST

Come see us before or after the party on 6th street! We have new palapas that provide much needed shade, so you can party on the patio!

287-9200
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 Amsterdam Lounge 607 W MAIN ST

Now featuring Gravlax bruschetta Sushi rolls our Amsterdam burger baked brie an awesome steak plate and lots more! Service starts nightly Monday through Saturday at 5 o clock We would love to see you on first Thursday or any day!

345-9515
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 be featuring live music on our wonderful patio, wine tasting, free appetizers, local art work, beer and wine for sale, a small dinner menu with local flair, free parking from 5 to 9 pm.

more info x 381-0034

SHOP

Art Source Gallery 1015 W MAIN ST

July features the Thirteenth Annual Juried Exhibition at Art Source Gallery About 45 works will be on display from artists across the nation. Artist reception on July 2nd 5pm to 9pm Music by Wayne White. Wines by Indian Creek Winery.

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

Barbara Barbara is closing their fabulous store after 31 wonderful years! Barb and Barb are retiring in style with discounts throughout the store! Shop now while selection of sizes and styles are at their best! Come say goodbye!

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
Basque Soccer Friendly Retail Shop 401 S 8TH ST SP 2

Join us for wine tasting courtesy of Cinder Wines and 10% off Basque Soccer Friendly, Athletic Club Bilbao and Club Tijuana merchandise sales to get ready for the game on Saturday, July 18 in Albertsons Stadium. All proceeds benefit the Basque Studies Foundation and Idaho Youth Soccer Association.

Bodovino 404 S 8TH ST 150A

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

336-8466
Chandi Design 1110 W JEFFERSON ST

Swing in to our beautiful chandelier studio for a not-to-be-missed group show. View an array of artists and mediums inspired by crystal as you peruse our selection of rock crystal. $3 theme cocktails by Hawthorne Beverage Catering.

331-8332
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

Come wet your whistle with City Peanut Shop and Boise Brewing! Nut and beer pairings to cool you off during these summer months!

433-3931
Crazy Neighbor 1415 W GROVE ST

Please join us poolside with DJ, snacks and a Great Sale! 10% Off all Hats & Sunglasses. What better way to add enjoyment to a summer day. 4-9pm

more info x 957-6480
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

This month we will be featuring BOSCO artist Ann Sorenson a watercolorist. She will have her items on display through all of July. Stop by and see our specials and have some treats.

344-7878
Indie Made 108 N 6TH ST

See what your local Indie Makers have been up to at our Sidewalk Celebration. We are Boise's best gift shop. Right next to Boise Backyard BBQ featuring live music and food trucks at Sixth and Main Streets. Free munchies.

342-0804
Josie Annes Boutique 404 S 8TH ST 150

Come in and shop Boise's newest unique boutique! We have retro, chic, trendy and, boho dresses, home decor and so much more!

424-8900
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
Leaf Teahouse 212 N 9TH ST

Celebrate our First Anniversary with a free sample of our new Celebration blend tea and special vegan treats. Enjoy the sound of local band HOLLOW WOOD live in the Loft from 6 to 8 pm. FREE all ages welcome!

336-5323
Lit & Co. Candles 755 W BROAD ST

BEER TASTING + CANDLE MAKING! Payette Brewing will be in shop with delicious beer samples! We'll be featuring our Cascade Hops candle for only $10 during the tasting. Beer + Candles + Fun = Win

994-1041
LUX Fashion Lounge 817 W IDAHO ST

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

We've got local faves County Line Brewing pouring tastes of their delicious brews. Our featured artist will be Jenny Miller (aka Japricorn), who will have her fun vintage jewelry and accessories for sale. And get a free 'Murica/'Merica postcard with any purchase! Stop in and see us, then go light fireworks in the streets!

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
The Record Exchange 1105 W IDAHO ST

Buy-2-get-1-free savings all around the store, including used CDs, vinyl, DVDs, Blu-ray and cassettes, espresso drinks and select Gift Shop items!

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

Stop on by Trader Joe's for your 4th of July BBQ Essentials! We'll have some fantastic BBQ ideas and food samples! There will be expanded Beer tastings this month and of course our popular wine pairings as well!

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

We will be featuring live music on our wonderful patio, wine tasting, free appetizers, local art work, beer and wine for sale, a small dinner menu with local flair, free parking from 5 to 9 pm.

more info x 381-0034

TASTING

Art Source Gallery 1015 W MAIN ST

July features the Thirteenth Annual Juried Exhibition at Art Source Gallery About 45 works will be on display from artists across the nation. Artist reception on July 2nd 5pm to 9pm Music by Wayne White. Wines by Indian Creek Winery.

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 Soccer Friendly Retail Shop 401 S 8TH ST SP 2

Join us for wine tasting courtesy of Cinder Wines and 10% off Basque Soccer Friendly, Athletic Club Bilbao and Club Tijuana merchandise sales to get ready for the game on Saturday, July 18 in Albertsons Stadium. All proceeds benefit the Basque Studies Foundation and Idaho Youth Soccer Association.

Bodovino 404 S 8TH ST 150A

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

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

Watch FREE Demonstrations while enjoying light refreshments. Craft Brew Alliance will be sampling and selling beer. CLASSES Make Your Own Glass Humming Bird Feeder $40. Make Your Own Silver Foil & Glass Enamel Jewelry $25. Call to sign up!

345-1825
Boise Fry Company 204 N CAPITOL BLVD

Join BFC for some free fry samples a well as live, local music! Also, check out our new patio and bar space...

more info x 495-3858
City Peanut Shop 803 W BANNOCK ST

Come wet your whistle with City Peanut Shop and Boise Brewing! Nut and beer pairings to cool you off during these summer months!

433-3931
District Coffee House 219 N 10TH ST

Swing by for an art show featuring local artist Grace McBride and free samples of single-origin pour over coffee!

343-1089
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
Lit & Co. Candles 755 W BROAD ST

BEER TASTING + CANDLE MAKING! Payette Brewing will be in shop with delicious beer samples! We'll be featuring our Cascade Hops candle for only $10 during the tasting. Beer + Candles + Fun = Win

994-1041
Mixed Greens 237 N 9TH ST

We've got local faves County Line Brewing pouring tastes of their delicious brews. Our featured artist will be Jenny Miller (aka Japricorn), who will have her fun vintage jewelry and accessories for sale. And get a free 'Murica/'Merica postcard with any purchase! Stop in and see us, then go light fireworks in the streets!

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

Start your July 4th weekend cookout with some great Balsamic Vinegars and Extra Virgin Olive Oils. I think the fused Green Chili Olive Oil would be a great place to start. Always free Tastings.

344-0306
One Ninteen Boise 117 S 10TH ST

Stop in for tasting some fine local wines, beers. You can browse the design center for the new One Nineteen project underway next door. Live Downtown!

more info x (208) 343-4606
Ruth's Chris Steak House 800 W MAIN ST 110

Ruth's Chris Steak House will feature offerings from local Idaho wineries Hat Ranch Winery, voted "2014 Idaho Winery to Watch" and Vale Winery, from 4:30-6:30. Taste and visit with the Winery and our Sommelier, Ryan Robinson.

426-8000
Snake River Winery 786 W BROAD ST

Stop in and celebrate Independence with our red, white and blue Jello shots! Pick up some picnic gear and wine for the weekend too. 20% off all cases.

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 Mode Lounge 800 W IDAHO ST 120

Please meet photographer Ryan Cheatham and view his artwork. His installation will be up for the entire month of July. Beer/wine tastings and night long specials.

342-6633
Trader Joe's 300 S CAPITOL BLVD

Stop on by Trader Joe's for your 4th of July BBQ Essentials! We'll have some fantastic BBQ ideas and food samples! There will be expanded Beer tastings this month and of course our popular wine pairings as well!

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 be featuring live music on our wonderful patio, wine tasting, free appetizers, local art work, beer and wine for sale, a small dinner menu with local flair, free parking from 5 to 9 pm.

more info x 381-0034