First Thursday - December 4, 2014 Events

First Thursday - December 4, 2014

Bodo Chiropratic 405 S 8TH ST 290

The Art of Birthing learn and explore the World of Natural Birthing 6 7 30pm Several birth professionals Chiropractors Midwives Doulas Birth Coaches Aroma Therapy specialists Lactation Consultants Pre natal yoga and Accupuncturists to name a few will be offering amazing information about optimal natural birthing preparation and education

more info x 342-1736
Boise Public Library 715 S CAPITOL BLVD

Boise Contemporary Theater will perform at the Boise Public Library for FREE! Plan on bringing your whole family for this fun performance of THE HOBOKEN CHICKEN EMERGENCY by D. Manus Pinkwater and Chad Henry. A great treat for the holidays!

more info x 384-4076

ART

Alaska Center 1020 W MAIN ST

Lilly Janes Cupcakes. Laneige Bridal. Radio Boise Open House. Allen Ansel Photography. Chi E Shenam Oil Painting. Eric Obendorf Photography. Interfaith Sanctuary.

Allan R. Ansell Photography, LLC

Allan R. Ansell Photography, LLC is demonstrating studio lighting techniques and the opportunity to receive a complimentary digital portrait.

Angells Bar & Grill Renato 999 W MAIN ST

Festival of Trees and Window Gallery at Angell's. Come down to the Festival of Trees of own. Free Hot Dogs and Hot Chocolate for the kids!! Check out our new 22 item Bar and Lounge Menu along with our expanded Dinner Menu. Merry Christmas Bose!! From 4:00 daily.

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

Melodee Sather presents "Driven" at Art Source Gallery. "Throughout the years I have moved from medium to medium never satisfied with my artistic expression. Looking back, that obsession and desire has "Driven" me to where I am today." Artist reception on December 4th. Music by JB Duo. Wine by IndianCreek.

331-3374
Arts & History Sesqui-Shop 1008 W MAIN ST

Join us for a kickoff of the Boise Made Holiday Pop-Up Series. Vendors from Wintery Market will transform the Sesqui-Shop into a holiday Market featuring local artists and makers. Live music by Audra Connelly 5-9.

more info x 433-5670
Atomic Treasures 409 S 8TH ST

Atomic Treasures 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
Basque Museum & Cultural Center 611 W GROVE ST

Join the Basque Museum & Cultural Center for delicious food & drink to ring in the holidays. Free admission, guided tours of the historic house & live music will be part of the great First Thursdays the Basque Museum has to offer. See you on the Basque Block!

more info x 343-2671
Bittercreek Alehouse/Red Feather Lounge 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.

345-1813
Bodovino 404 S 8TH ST 150A

Bodovino celebrates our one year anniversary by giving back to the customers who have been so generous and supportive Bring in an already activated wine card or activate a new card and get 5 on us Free tasting of local wines and holiday beers Don t miss our holiday gift baskets

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

9th Annual Christmas Open House! 10% OFF ALL ARTWORK in the gallery! CLASSES Make Your Own Glass Ornaments $40 per session, Make Your Own Glass Enamel Wearable Art $20 per session. Please Call to sign up. Live music, Free Beer & snacks SPECIAL GUESTS PreFunk, Archies Food Truck & Waterwheel Gardens

345-1825
Boise Art Museum 670 S JULIA DAVIS DR

BAM offers extended hours on First Thursday 10 am - 8 pm. Admission by donation. From 4 - 7 pm in BAM's galleries learn about physics by exploring kinetic art and mobiles by Alexander Calder. Then, visit BAM’s education studios and create a bold print inspired by Calder's artwork.

345-8330
Boise Creative Center 1204 W FRONT ST

We are hosting a paint party!! Come and paint on one of our huge canvasses, practice using an airbrush. You can enjoy live music and shop for quirky and cute artsy gifts from one of our many amazing artists.

371-9697
Bricolage 418 S 6TH ST

It's our annual block party - with food, music, drinks, art and probably a bonfire! Bricolage featured artist: Ryan Hadden Bricolage featured maker: Noel Weber MING featured artist: Axel Void

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

Appetizers, Treats, "Mock"tails, & Beer Tastings by Kate the Great! Ju-ju-be & SkipHop Raffles. Mystery Discounts! 5-8PM ONLY: $100 off select Stroller & Carseat Combos; Buy1-Get1 select Toys! Simply Birth & Baby's, Carrie Anstrand will feature birthing and lactaion tips & special gift bags. Don't miss the fun!

342-5683
Chandi Design 1110 W JEFFERSON ST

Chandi's Maker's Market: Kick off the holiday season with Chandi's first annual faire of local handmade goods. Over 10 local artisans are participating in this unique event. Shop for the perfect gift for everyone on your list and enjoy mulled wine and snacks while Tyler Walker mesmerizes with his interactive projections.

331-8332
Cherished Images Photography 404 S 8TH ST 166

Come in from the cold and enjoy our photographic gallery and refreshments!

331-2288
Chi E Shenam Westin

A selection of lighthouses of the San Juan Islands and Oregon Coast oil paintings by Chi E Shenam."The Fine Lines of the Pen", a collection of original hand drawn Christmas Cards & pen and ink drawings by Joseph Pacheo.

Cole Marr Photography Workshops and Coffeehouse 404 S 8TH ST L-100

"Time In New England" An Exhibition of Dye Diffusion Images Created by Kristen Cole while in New England Oct 2014 conducting a Photo Safari with students from the Cole Marr Photography Workshops Also 20 Fine Art B W Silver Gelatin prints by Ansel Adams Student David Marr reception 6-9

336-7630
District Coffee House 219 N 10TH ST

Free Pour Over Tasting & Art Event. In 2011 four friends embarked to Home of Hope orphanages in India. Same But Different is a group exhibition curated by photographer Erin Cecil and her fellow travelers featuring photography by children living in the Homes of Hope. All procedes donated to Send Hope

more info x 343-1089
DL Evans Bank 213 N 9TH ST

Come Celebrate Christmas in the City at D L Evans Bank Featuring the talented artists from Whitney Elementary and Winter Window Gallery artist Ronnie Cyr Enjoy holiday music by John Rich as well as appetizers and wine tasting Kids come get your picture taken with City Santa to benefit CHS

331-1399
Echelon Fine Home 1404 W MAIN ST

Come kick off December with us from 5-8pm! We'll have LIVE MUSIC the entire night featuring your favorite covers and holiday tunes. Our echelon chefs will be fixing up some tasty treats and plenty of Christmas cheer for everyone!

761-0711
Eric Obendorf Photography 1020 W MAIN ST

Photography by Eric Obendorf

Flying M Coffeehouse 500 W IDAHO ST

Join us this First Thursday to experience the awesome work of local artist Erik Payne and his amazing collection of graphite drawings.

345-4320
Gallery 601 211 N 10TH ST

Join us for our 33rd Annual Holiday Open House. Dec. 4th - 6th. 50% off framed artwork on display, plus many in gallery specials. Wine tasting by Crossings Winery. Enter your best kissing photo under our MistleToad to win a piece of art by Will Bullas. Enjoy holiday shopping with us!

more info x 336-5899
Gallery Five18 518 AMERICANA BLVD

Holiday small works group show. Artists include, Randy Van Dyck, Connie Sales, Rachel Teannalach, Melissa Osgood, Jerri Lisk, Sue Latta, Carl Rowe, Matt Grover, Patrick Kilby, Karen Bubb, Kay Seurat, Erin Pietsch, Mary Meyer, April Howland, Jerry Hendershot, Darcy Bellamy, Swede Lisk, Karen Klinefelter, Anne Peterson Klahr, and Mark Lisk.

342-3773
Goldy's Corner 625 W MAIN ST

We have the talented Henry Schulz sharing his passion for art that makes you look twice at his work. Happy Hour starts at 5PM-9PM so come enjoy a Wine, Beer or Mimosa at 50% OFF. Enjoy a warm place to warm up and be entertained.

433-3934
Ha Penny Bridge Irish Pub 855 W BROAD ST 5-250

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.

343-5568
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
Indie Made 106 N 6TH ST

Nicolet Larsen is the author and illustrator of the book Ana the No toed Sloth and will have limited edition hardcover copies of her book Kate Peterson has been described as somewhere between Wes Anderson and Ranger Rick and will have hand illustrated paper goods.

342-0804
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

Street artist and muralist AXEL VOID continues his long time creative involvement with everyday people in his solo exhibition 'Mediocre: Rocio & Sofia.' The new body of work he presents -painting and video- takes inspiration from the everyday lives of two teenage girls living in Boise. Open 5-9pm

Mixed Greens 237 N 9TH ST

We’re excited to have three awesome locals for December 1st Thursday! Jamison Rae Jewelry will be here with a special selection of jewelry sweetness. Payette Brewing will be here sampling their tasty grogs. Genki Takoyaki will be here with their cartful of foodstuffs including their infamous “exotic octopus dumplings”.

344-1605
NfiniT Gallery 405 S 8TH ST 131

Join us for a winter wonderland of cultural immersion. View beautiful paintings in oil by Featured Artist Terri Thickstun plus works by nearly three dozen talented local artists. Enjoy frosty beer varieties by Slanted Rock Brewery while munching on tasty creations by Umpa Lumpia.

more info x 371-0586
Que Pasa 409 S 8TH ST 99

Que Pasa! 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

New jewelry designs by Robert Grey Kaylor will be on display. Garth Olson will be playing Holiday Jazz. Check out new work from many of our 125 Artist's. The Perfect Present.......Is a Work of Art! Free gift wrap

385-9337
Rediscovered Bookshop 180 N 8TH ST

Author Peyton Marshall will join Rediscovered Books for First Thursday to sign copies of her novel, Goodhouse. James has moved to a Goodhouse, a Californian "reeducation camp" for boys who have a genetic tendency toward violence. James meets a brilliant girl who uncovers twisting loyalties, near escapes, and chilling dangers.

more info x 376-4229
Sage Yoga and Wellness 242 N 8TH ST 200

Happy Holidays from Sage! The Yoga Girls, a new exhibit by local photographer Greg Sims opens tonight. Wine tastings by Indian Creek Winery, plus pop-up shops by Ginger & Mary Ann woman's athletic wear, Fig & Honey skin care, pottery by Genie Sue Weppner, and free massages with Nate Poultan, LMT. Vinyasa Yoga at 5:30 pm with Reggie Townley.

338-5430
Seda Studio 514 S 14TH ST

Seda Studios Annual End of Year Sale, open December 4 First Thursday 4-9 am. Sale continues Dec. 5-7, hours 10-5. Continuing exhibit of BLM paintings, not included in sale. FREE 514 S. 14th, 208-590-1321

590-1321
Solid Grill & Bar 405 S 8TH ST 100

Every First Thursday we host a tasting and an art show, live music, free appetizers & 2 for 1 drinks and a great $6 happy hour! Food menu from 4-6pm and 10pm-midnight!! We also have trivia at 8pm!

345-6620
Woodland Empire Ale Craft 1114 W FRONT ST

This coming First Thursday, September 4, at 6 pm we will be hosting the amazing art of local artist Grant Olsen (https://www.facebook.com/pages/Mr-Olsen/109268559105623)! Grant Olsen is a Boise artist with a Fellowship in Visual Arts from the State of Idaho, whose art has been shown all over the northwest. We are excited to have Grant's art grace our space! We will have $4 pints (20 oz)! Come down and join the First Thursday fun!

more info x 602-9318
Zions Bank 800 W MAIN ST

Zions Bank invites you to celebrate the season at our annual Holiday Open House from 5 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 4, at 800 W. Main St. Enjoy refreshments, artwork and holiday musical favorites. We look forward to seeing you there!

344-5523

MUSIC

Alaska Center 1020 W MAIN ST

Lilly Janes Cupcakes. Laneige Bridal. Radio Boise Open House. Allen Ansel Photography. Chi E Shenam Oil Painting. Eric Obendorf Photography. Interfaith Sanctuary.

Angells Bar & Grill Renato 999 W MAIN ST

Festival of Trees and Window Gallery at Angell's. Come down to the Festival of Trees of own. Free Hot Dogs and Hot Chocolate for the kids!! Check out our new 22 item Bar and Lounge Menu along with our expanded Dinner Menu. Merry Christmas Bose!! From 4:00 daily.

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

Melodee Sather presents "Driven" at Art Source Gallery. "Throughout the years I have moved from medium to medium never satisfied with my artistic expression. Looking back, that obsession and desire has "Driven" me to where I am today." Artist reception on December 4th. Music by JB Duo. Wine by IndianCreek.

331-3374
Arts & History Sesqui-Shop 1008 W MAIN ST

Join us for a kickoff of the Boise Made Holiday Pop-Up Series. Vendors from Wintery Market will transform the Sesqui-Shop into a holiday Market featuring local artists and makers. Live music by Audra Connelly 5-9.

more info x 433-5670
Boise Art Glass and FireFusion Studio 1124 W FRONT ST

9th Annual Christmas Open House! 10% OFF ALL ARTWORK in the gallery! CLASSES Make Your Own Glass Ornaments $40 per session, Make Your Own Glass Enamel Wearable Art $20 per session. Please Call to sign up. Live music, Free Beer & snacks SPECIAL GUESTS PreFunk, Archies Food Truck & Waterwheel Gardens

345-1825
Boise Brewing 521 W BROAD ST

Sean Hatton will be rocking the house starting at 7:00, and 25% of the night's beer sales will be donated to the Idaho Food Bank.

342-7655
Boise Creative Center 1204 W FRONT ST

We are hosting a paint party!! Come and paint on one of our huge canvasses, practice using an airbrush. You can enjoy live music and shop for quirky and cute artsy gifts from one of our many amazing artists.

371-9697
Bricolage 418 S 6TH ST

It's our annual block party - with food, music, drinks, art and probably a bonfire! Bricolage featured artist: Ryan Hadden Bricolage featured maker: Noel Weber MING featured artist: Axel Void

more info x 345-3718
DL Evans Bank 213 N 9TH ST

Come Celebrate Christmas in the City at D L Evans Bank Featuring the talented artists from Whitney Elementary and Winter Window Gallery artist Ronnie Cyr Enjoy holiday music by John Rich as well as appetizers and wine tasting Kids come get your picture taken with City Santa to benefit CHS

331-1399
Echelon Fine Home 1404 W MAIN ST

Come kick off December with us from 5-8pm! We'll have LIVE MUSIC the entire night featuring your favorite covers and holiday tunes. Our echelon chefs will be fixing up some tasty treats and plenty of Christmas cheer for everyone!

761-0711
Ha Penny Bridge Irish Pub 855 W BROAD ST 5-250

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.

343-5568
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
R. Grey Jewelry Gallery 415 S 8TH ST

New jewelry designs by Robert Grey Kaylor will be on display. Garth Olson will be playing Holiday Jazz. Check out new work from many of our 125 Artist's. The Perfect Present.......Is a Work of Art! Free gift wrap

385-9337
Reef 105 S 6TH ST

Singer/Songwriter night with three different acoustic sets. Dinner special featuring fresh long line Lingcod fillet baked with sour cream, sharp cheddar, bay shrimp, bacon and scallions accompanied by fresh vegetables and green tea brown rice.

287-9200
Snake River Tea 801 W MAIN ST 103

Join us for our GRAND OPENING party with live music by Rebecca Scott 5pm-9pm. Try free samples of our special holiday teas and enter our drawings for tons of great giveaways!

509-845-5364
Solid Grill & Bar 405 S 8TH ST 100

Every First Thursday we host a tasting and an art show, live music, free appetizers & 2 for 1 drinks and a great $6 happy hour! Food menu from 4-6pm and 10pm-midnight!! We also have trivia at 8pm!

345-6620
The Record Exchange 1105 W IDAHO ST

Join us for a special in-store performance by the Interfaith Sanctuary House Band at 7pm. We'll have a special raffle to benefit Interfaith Sanctuary, plus 30% off holiday music and ornaments, and buy-two-get-one-free used items!

more info x 344-8010
Zions Bank 800 W MAIN ST

Zions Bank invites you to celebrate the season at our annual Holiday Open House from 5 to 9 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 4, at 800 W. Main St. Enjoy refreshments, artwork and holiday musical favorites. We look forward to seeing you there!

344-5523

DINE

Angells Bar & Grill Renato 999 W MAIN ST

Festival of Trees and Window Gallery at Angell's. Come down to the Festival of Trees of own. Free Hot Dogs and Hot Chocolate for the kids!! Check out our new 22 item Bar and Lounge Menu along with our expanded Dinner Menu. Merry Christmas Bose!! From 4:00 daily.

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

Start December with The Basque Market! Hot mulled wine, festive wines and our special holiday tapas bar. Do some early Christmas shopping with 20% all non-food gift items. Paella served at 6pm. No reservations. Prices vary.

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

Bodovino celebrates our one year anniversary by giving back to the customers who have been so generous and supportive Bring in an already activated wine card or activate a new card and get 5 on us Free tasting of local wines and holiday beers Don t miss our holiday gift baskets

336-8466
Brickyard Steakhouse 601 W MAIN ST

First Thursday dinner feature, Garlic roasted Dungeness crab legs paired with a Certified Angus Beef filet mignon set on whipped Yukon Gold potatoes and charred asparagus spears. Tableside salad, fresh baked rolls and a complimentary breakfast muffin make a complete dining experience!

287-2121
Bricolage 418 S 6TH ST

It's our annual block party - with food, music, drinks, art and probably a bonfire! Bricolage featured artist: Ryan Hadden Bricolage featured maker: Noel Weber MING featured artist: Axel Void

more info x 345-3718
Chandi Design 1110 W JEFFERSON ST

Chandi's Maker's Market: Kick off the holiday season with Chandi's first annual faire of local handmade goods. Over 10 local artisans are participating in this unique event. Shop for the perfect gift for everyone on your list and enjoy mulled wine and snacks while Tyler Walker mesmerizes with his interactive projections.

331-8332
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
Charles Schwab 105 N 9TH ST

We are getting into the holiday spirit at Charles Schwab Co. We would like to invite you to join us as we get ready for the holidays Try a desert crepe freshly prepared for you while we have wine tasting from local wineries Or ward off the winter chill

395-2381
City Peanut Shop 803 W BANNOCK ST

Fabulous nut and beer pairing with community supported Boise Brewing! Look for a new holiday collaboration.

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

Complimentary Kids meal with the purchase of an adult entree (limit 2 per table). Huston Vineyards will be pouring complimentary tastes of their 2013 Chicken Dinner Red, 2013 Huston Private Reserve Chardonnay, 2012 Huston Vineyards Merlot. All wines by the bottle 20% off.

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

We will be offering half priced Domestic Bottle Beers, House Cabernet, Chardonnay, Merlot and Twisted Moscato Wine by the glass. Our featured half price Appetizers are Calamari Strips, Coconut Shrimp and Green Bean Fries.

343-0220
Goldy's Corner 625 W MAIN ST

We have the talented Henry Schulz sharing his passion for art that makes you look twice at his work. Happy Hour starts at 5PM-9PM so come enjoy a Wine, Beer or Mimosa at 50% OFF. Enjoy a warm place to warm up and be entertained.

433-3934
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 $20 plus tax! Dine in only.

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

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.

343-5568
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
Old Chicago 730 W IDAHO ST

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

363-0037
Reef 105 S 6TH ST

Singer/Songwriter night with three different acoustic sets. Dinner special featuring fresh long line Lingcod fillet baked with sour cream, sharp cheddar, bay shrimp, bacon and scallions accompanied by fresh vegetables and green tea brown rice.

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
Saint Lawrence Gridiron 705 W BANNOCK ST

Slider trio with beer or wine pairings.

more info x 433-5598
Solid Grill & Bar 405 S 8TH ST 100

Every First Thursday we host a tasting and an art show, live music, free appetizers & 2 for 1 drinks and a great $6 happy hour! Food menu from 4-6pm and 10pm-midnight!! We also have trivia at 8pm!

345-6620
Superb Sushi 280 N 8TH ST 104

We are sampling some fabulous wines tonight, and also will offer our in house sushi grade Smoked Salmon samples! Unlimited dollar nigiri with the purchase of any sushi roll all night long! Swing on down!

385-0123
The Front Door 105 S 6TH ST

We will be offering a tasty beer pairing with Stone Brewery! Beer, cheese, and chocolate...what better way to celebrate the holidays! Come join us beginning at 5pm!

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

SHOP

Alaska Center 1020 W MAIN ST

Lilly Janes Cupcakes. Laneige Bridal. Radio Boise Open House. Allen Ansel Photography. Chi E Shenam Oil Painting. Eric Obendorf Photography. Interfaith Sanctuary.

American Clothing Gallery, Inc. 100 N 8TH ST

HUGE HOLIDAY EVENT! ICELANDIC DESIGNS has sent us their Holiday inventory of sweaters, boiled wool jackets and coats. Come by early to get the best selection of these beautiful works of art! Looking for that perfect gift for her? We have it and can wrap while you wait!

433-0872
Art Source Gallery 1015 W MAIN ST

Melodee Sather presents "Driven" at Art Source Gallery. "Throughout the years I have moved from medium to medium never satisfied with my artistic expression. Looking back, that obsession and desire has "Driven" me to where I am today." Artist reception on December 4th. Music by JB Duo. Wine by IndianCreek.

331-3374
Arts & History Sesqui-Shop 1008 W MAIN ST

Join us for a kickoff of the Boise Made Holiday Pop-Up Series. Vendors from Wintery Market will transform the Sesqui-Shop into a holiday Market featuring local artists and makers. Live music by Audra Connelly 5-9.

more info x 433-5670
Atomic Treasures 409 S 8TH ST

Atomic Treasures 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
Bandanna Running & Walking 504 W MAIN ST

20TH ANNIVERSARY HOLIDAY SALE - 10:00 AM TO 9:00 PM! JOIN US AS WE CELEBRATE OUR 20TH ANNIVERSARY AT THE CORNER OF 5TH MAIN: 30% OFF APPAREL! 20% OFF ACCESSORIES! 15% OFF SHOES! SELECT ITEMS ON SALE AT 1994 PRICES! FREE GIFT WRAPPING, HOMEMADE COOKIES & HOLIDAY CHEER!

386-9017
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 Market 608 W GROVE ST

Start December with The Basque Market! Hot mulled wine, festive wines and our special holiday tapas bar. Do some early Christmas shopping with 20% all non-food gift items. Paella served at 6pm. No reservations. Prices vary.

433-1208
Basque Museum & Cultural Center 611 W GROVE ST

Join the Basque Museum & Cultural Center for delicious food & drink to ring in the holidays. Free admission, guided tours of the historic house & live music will be part of the great First Thursdays the Basque Museum has to offer. See you on the Basque Block!

more info x 343-2671
Blush by Jamie Rose 405 S 8TH ST 109

Join us at Blush for First Thursday! Enjoy some Christmas sweets and browse all the holiday sets and gifts. Perfect place to find that special gift this holiday season! (Located in Bodo)

433-9393
Bodovino 404 S 8TH ST 150A

Bodovino celebrates our one year anniversary by giving back to the customers who have been so generous and supportive Bring in an already activated wine card or activate a new card and get 5 on us Free tasting of local wines and holiday beers Don t miss our holiday gift baskets

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

9th Annual Christmas Open House! 10% OFF ALL ARTWORK in the gallery! CLASSES Make Your Own Glass Ornaments $40 per session, Make Your Own Glass Enamel Wearable Art $20 per session. Please Call to sign up. Live music, Free Beer & snacks SPECIAL GUESTS PreFunk, Archies Food Truck & Waterwheel Gardens

345-1825
Bricolage 418 S 6TH ST

It's our annual block party - with food, music, drinks, art and probably a bonfire! Bricolage featured artist: Ryan Hadden Bricolage featured maker: Noel Weber MING featured artist: Axel Void

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

Appetizers, Treats, "Mock"tails, & Beer Tastings by Kate the Great! Ju-ju-be & SkipHop Raffles. Mystery Discounts! 5-8PM ONLY: $100 off select Stroller & Carseat Combos; Buy1-Get1 select Toys! Simply Birth & Baby's, Carrie Anstrand will feature birthing and lactaion tips & special gift bags. Don't miss the fun!

342-5683
Buy Idaho 404 S 8TH ST 128B

Think Idaho First for the Holidays. Do your shopping with Buy Idaho vendors and discover unique, made in Idaho gifts at the 3rd Annual Buy Idaho Holiday Market - 9th and Bannock in Downtown Boise

more info x 343-2582
Chandi Design 1110 W JEFFERSON ST

Chandi's Maker's Market: Kick off the holiday season with Chandi's first annual faire of local handmade goods. Over 10 local artisans are participating in this unique event. Shop for the perfect gift for everyone on your list and enjoy mulled wine and snacks while Tyler Walker mesmerizes with his interactive projections.

331-8332
Cheers 828 W IDAHO ST

We will have Heather Jane Langley-Evans author of Artfully Edible in the store to do a book signing! Also, we'll have samples of Idaho wines for tasting. All Christmas wrap, ribbon, tags, bags and boxed Holiday cards will be 20% off.

342-1805
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

Fabulous nut and beer pairing with community supported Boise Brewing! Look for a new holiday collaboration.

433-3931
Domestic Bliss 214 N 9TH ST

The newest home decor boutique downtown will be celebrating their grand opening complete with desserts and a ribbon cutting by Mayor Bieter at 5:15pm! Enter to win a leather arm chair and shop our unique selection just in time for the holidays!

336-0098
Dragonfly 414 W MAIN ST

Enjoy a glass of wine while you shop on First Thursday. All holiday items are 20% off for one day only

338-9234
Echelon Fine Home 1404 W MAIN ST

Come kick off December with us from 5-8pm! We'll have LIVE MUSIC the entire night featuring your favorite covers and holiday tunes. Our echelon chefs will be fixing up some tasty treats and plenty of Christmas cheer for everyone!

761-0711
Gallery 601 211 N 10TH ST

Join us for our 33rd Annual Holiday Open House. Dec. 4th - 6th. 50% off framed artwork on display, plus many in gallery specials. Wine tasting by Crossings Winery. Enter your best kissing photo under our MistleToad to win a piece of art by Will Bullas. Enjoy holiday shopping with us!

more info x 336-5899
Goldy's Corner 625 W MAIN ST

We have the talented Henry Schulz sharing his passion for art that makes you look twice at his work. Happy Hour starts at 5PM-9PM so come enjoy a Wine, Beer or Mimosa at 50% OFF. Enjoy a warm place to warm up and be entertained.

433-3934
Graeber & Company Salon and Spa 350 N 9TH ST 103 & 104

Holiday Open House 5p-8p Enjoy complimentary chair massage, make up finishes, hand treatments, appetizers, refreshments and more! All Aveda open stock products are 20% OFF ALL DAY! Pure privilege guests receive DOUBLE POINTS on all Aveda purchases. First 25 guests in the door receive the newest Aveda samples!

343-4915
Hairlines 409 S 8TH ST 100

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

more info x 383-9009
Indie Made 106 N 6TH ST

Nicolet Larsen is the author and illustrator of the book Ana the No toed Sloth and will have limited edition hardcover copies of her book Kate Peterson has been described as somewhere between Wes Anderson and Ranger Rick and will have hand illustrated paper goods.

342-0804
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

THINK SNOW Winter Gear Extravaganza Great Gifts for the Hoildays! Spirits-Music-Social Stop in for a great selection

more info x 342-7734
Mixed Greens 237 N 9TH ST

We’re excited to have three awesome locals for December 1st Thursday! Jamison Rae Jewelry will be here with a special selection of jewelry sweetness. Payette Brewing will be here sampling their tasty grogs. Genki Takoyaki will be here with their cartful of foodstuffs including their infamous “exotic octopus dumplings”.

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

Are you in need of new eyeglasses? We got you covered!! Complete pair of eyeglasses starting at $95. This includes the EYESHOP frames, POLY single vision lenses and NON-GLARE!! New OAKLEY frames are here just in time for winter!! COME SEE US and stay warm!!

344-1390
Portsches Jewelry Boutique 224 N 9TH ST

Enjoy mulled wine, Enter to Win one of our very own Portsche-designed “Boise City Charms” - drawing is Dec 15. Watch our Facebook page for a very special 12 Days of Christmas. Ask about our special selection of Stocking Stuffers. portsches.com / 343-4443

343-4443
Que Pasa 409 S 8TH ST 99

Que Pasa! 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

New jewelry designs by Robert Grey Kaylor will be on display. Garth Olson will be playing Holiday Jazz. Check out new work from many of our 125 Artist's. The Perfect Present.......Is a Work of Art! Free gift wrap

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

Happy Holidays from Sage! The Yoga Girls, a new exhibit by local photographer Greg Sims opens tonight. Wine tastings by Indian Creek Winery, plus pop-up shops by Ginger & Mary Ann woman's athletic wear, Fig & Honey skin care, pottery by Genie Sue Weppner, and free massages with Nate Poultan, LMT. Vinyasa Yoga at 5:30 pm with Reggie Townley.

338-5430
Snake River Tea 801 W MAIN ST 103

Join us for our GRAND OPENING party with live music by Rebecca Scott 5pm-9pm. Try free samples of our special holiday teas and enter our drawings for tons of great giveaways!

509-845-5364
Snake River Winery 786 W BROAD ST

Let us take off the winter chill with some hot mulled wine while you pick out perfect gifts for the wine lovers on your Christmas list. Stock up for the holidays with our BUY-3-GET-1 FREE special on wines. Tasting is complimentary.

345-9463
The Mixing Bowl 216 N 9TH ST

Come party with us! Join us as we celebrate the holiday season and those who have supported us throughout the year! We'll wine and dine you with goodies as you shop, and as always, we're more than glad to wrap your purchases.

345-6025
The Record Exchange 1105 W IDAHO ST

Join us for a special in-store performance by the Interfaith Sanctuary House Band at 7pm. We'll have a special raffle to benefit Interfaith Sanctuary, plus 30% off holiday music and ornaments, and buy-two-get-one-free used items!

more info x 344-8010
Zenergy 800 W MAIN ST 210

Join Zenergy for First Thursday in December! We will have spa specials, raffle prizes, small bites/drinks and more!

789-0477

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Angells Bar & Grill Renato 999 W MAIN ST

Festival of Trees and Window Gallery at Angell's. Come down to the Festival of Trees of own. Free Hot Dogs and Hot Chocolate for the kids!! Check out our new 22 item Bar and Lounge Menu along with our expanded Dinner Menu. Merry Christmas Bose!! From 4:00 daily.

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

Melodee Sather presents "Driven" at Art Source Gallery. "Throughout the years I have moved from medium to medium never satisfied with my artistic expression. Looking back, that obsession and desire has "Driven" me to where I am today." Artist reception on December 4th. Music by JB Duo. Wine by IndianCreek.

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
Bodovino 404 S 8TH ST 150A

Bodovino celebrates our one year anniversary by giving back to the customers who have been so generous and supportive Bring in an already activated wine card or activate a new card and get 5 on us Free tasting of local wines and holiday beers Don t miss our holiday gift baskets

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

9th Annual Christmas Open House! 10% OFF ALL ARTWORK in the gallery! CLASSES Make Your Own Glass Ornaments $40 per session, Make Your Own Glass Enamel Wearable Art $20 per session. Please Call to sign up. Live music, Free Beer & snacks SPECIAL GUESTS PreFunk, Archies Food Truck & Waterwheel Gardens

345-1825
Boise Brewing 521 W BROAD ST

Sean Hatton will be rocking the house starting at 7:00, and 25% of the night's beer sales will be donated to the Idaho Food Bank.

342-7655
Bricolage 418 S 6TH ST

It's our annual block party - with food, music, drinks, art and probably a bonfire! Bricolage featured artist: Ryan Hadden Bricolage featured maker: Noel Weber MING featured artist: Axel Void

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

Appetizers, Treats, "Mock"tails, & Beer Tastings by Kate the Great! Ju-ju-be & SkipHop Raffles. Mystery Discounts! 5-8PM ONLY: $100 off select Stroller & Carseat Combos; Buy1-Get1 select Toys! Simply Birth & Baby's, Carrie Anstrand will feature birthing and lactaion tips & special gift bags. Don't miss the fun!

342-5683
Chandi Design 1110 W JEFFERSON ST

Chandi's Maker's Market: Kick off the holiday season with Chandi's first annual faire of local handmade goods. Over 10 local artisans are participating in this unique event. Shop for the perfect gift for everyone on your list and enjoy mulled wine and snacks while Tyler Walker mesmerizes with his interactive projections.

331-8332
Charles Schwab 105 N 9TH ST

We are getting into the holiday spirit at Charles Schwab Co. We would like to invite you to join us as we get ready for the holidays Try a desert crepe freshly prepared for you while we have wine tasting from local wineries Or ward off the winter chill

395-2381
Cheers 828 W IDAHO ST

We will have Heather Jane Langley-Evans author of Artfully Edible in the store to do a book signing! Also, we'll have samples of Idaho wines for tasting. All Christmas wrap, ribbon, tags, bags and boxed Holiday cards will be 20% off.

342-1805
City Peanut Shop 803 W BANNOCK ST

Fabulous nut and beer pairing with community supported Boise Brewing! Look for a new holiday collaboration.

433-3931
District Coffee House 219 N 10TH ST

Free Pour Over Tasting & Art Event. In 2011 four friends embarked to Home of Hope orphanages in India. Same But Different is a group exhibition curated by photographer Erin Cecil and her fellow travelers featuring photography by children living in the Homes of Hope. All procedes donated to Send Hope

more info x 343-1089
DL Evans Bank 213 N 9TH ST

Come Celebrate Christmas in the City at D L Evans Bank Featuring the talented artists from Whitney Elementary and Winter Window Gallery artist Ronnie Cyr Enjoy holiday music by John Rich as well as appetizers and wine tasting Kids come get your picture taken with City Santa to benefit CHS

331-1399
Domestic Bliss 214 N 9TH ST

The newest home decor boutique downtown will be celebrating their grand opening complete with desserts and a ribbon cutting by Mayor Bieter at 5:15pm! Enter to win a leather arm chair and shop our unique selection just in time for the holidays!

336-0098
Gallery 601 211 N 10TH ST

Join us for our 33rd Annual Holiday Open House. Dec. 4th - 6th. 50% off framed artwork on display, plus many in gallery specials. Wine tasting by Crossings Winery. Enter your best kissing photo under our MistleToad to win a piece of art by Will Bullas. Enjoy holiday shopping with us!

more info x 336-5899
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
Mixed Greens 237 N 9TH ST

We’re excited to have three awesome locals for December 1st Thursday! Jamison Rae Jewelry will be here with a special selection of jewelry sweetness. Payette Brewing will be here sampling their tasty grogs. Genki Takoyaki will be here with their cartful of foodstuffs including their infamous “exotic octopus dumplings”.

344-1605
NfiniT Gallery 405 S 8TH ST 131

Join us for a winter wonderland of cultural immersion. View beautiful paintings in oil by Featured Artist Terri Thickstun plus works by nearly three dozen talented local artists. Enjoy frosty beer varieties by Slanted Rock Brewery while munching on tasty creations by Umpa Lumpia.

more info x 371-0586
Olivin 218 N 9TH ST

As always free tastings of Fuse, Infused and Ultra Premium Olive Oils and Balsamic Vinegars. But check out the great holiday ideas. Purchases over $50 received a 10% Discount.

344-0306
Portsches Jewelry Boutique 224 N 9TH ST

Enjoy mulled wine, Enter to Win one of our very own Portsche-designed “Boise City Charms” - drawing is Dec 15. Watch our Facebook page for a very special 12 Days of Christmas. Ask about our special selection of Stocking Stuffers. portsches.com / 343-4443

343-4443
Sage Yoga and Wellness 242 N 8TH ST 200

Happy Holidays from Sage! The Yoga Girls, a new exhibit by local photographer Greg Sims opens tonight. Wine tastings by Indian Creek Winery, plus pop-up shops by Ginger & Mary Ann woman's athletic wear, Fig & Honey skin care, pottery by Genie Sue Weppner, and free massages with Nate Poultan, LMT. Vinyasa Yoga at 5:30 pm with Reggie Townley.

338-5430
Saint Lawrence Gridiron 705 W BANNOCK ST

Slider trio with beer or wine pairings.

more info x 433-5598
Snake River Tea 801 W MAIN ST 103

Join us for our GRAND OPENING party with live music by Rebecca Scott 5pm-9pm. Try free samples of our special holiday teas and enter our drawings for tons of great giveaways!

509-845-5364
Snake River Winery 786 W BROAD ST

Let us take off the winter chill with some hot mulled wine while you pick out perfect gifts for the wine lovers on your Christmas list. Stock up for the holidays with our BUY-3-GET-1 FREE special on wines. Tasting is complimentary.

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

Every First Thursday we host a tasting and an art show, live music, free appetizers & 2 for 1 drinks and a great $6 happy hour! Food menu from 4-6pm and 10pm-midnight!! We also have trivia at 8pm!

345-6620
Superb Sushi 280 N 8TH ST 104

We are sampling some fabulous wines tonight, and also will offer our in house sushi grade Smoked Salmon samples! Unlimited dollar nigiri with the purchase of any sushi roll all night long! Swing on down!

385-0123
The Front Door 105 S 6TH ST

We will be offering a tasty beer pairing with Stone Brewery! Beer, cheese, and chocolate...what better way to celebrate the holidays! Come join us beginning at 5pm!

287-9201
Trader Joe's 300 S CAPITOL BLVD

Winter holidays are here! Join us for a First Thursday sampling of once-a-year treats and discover the sweet wonder of Trader Joe s this time of year. We will have an extended winter beer and wine tasting as well. Come out of the cold and visit us!

336-7282
Zenergy 800 W MAIN ST 210

Join Zenergy for First Thursday in December! We will have spa specials, raffle prizes, small bites/drinks and more!

789-0477