First Thursday - February 5, 2015 Events

First Thursday - February 5, 2015

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

Shakespearience presents The Comedy of Errors for FREE at the library! Idaho Shakespeare Festival is one of 40 professional theater companies selected to participate in bringing the finest productions of Shakespeare to middle and high school students in communities across the United States. Recommended for ages 12+.

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.

Allan R. Ansell Photography, LLC

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

Art Source Gallery 1015 W MAIN ST

Art Source Gallery presents photographer David R. Day through February. With several new and large Metaluxia artworks his new mixed media style images convey a contemporary painterly look - great for large expanses. Artist Reception February 5th 5 00 to 9 00pm. Music, food and Indian Creek wines always available.

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

Celebrating reuse with an eclectic mix of vintage, retro, art and found objects. Decorative and unique treasures for home, jewelry, accessories, clothing, books and collectibles.

more info x 344-0811
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.

Bodovino 404 S 8TH ST 150A

Love is in the air-- for wine, that is! Join us for a complimentary tasting.

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

Watch FREE Demonstrations while enjoying snacks and cider. CLASSES: Make Your Own Glass Vase or Heart Paperweight $40 per session, Make Your Own Glass Enamel Wearable Art or Heart $25 per session. Please Call to sign up. 345-1825

345-1825
Boise Art Museum 670 S JULIA DAVIS DR

BAM offers extended hours on First Thursday 10am - 8pm. Admission by donation. From 4-7 pm in BAM's galleries learn about the locales featured in the backgrounds of the photos in "Liu Bolin: Hiding in the City." Then create your own work of art inspired by the exhibition.

more info x 345-8330
Boise Brewing 521 W BROAD ST

Artist Lauren Kistner will be showcasing her art in the cozy brewery mezzanine, including the original artwork for February's brew of the month: Red Velvet.

342-7655
Boise Creative Center 1204 W FRONT ST

The Boise Creative Center is hosting an art benefit for the Saint Lukes Childrens Hospital through the month of February. Art made by kids, for kids on display as well as live music and interactive creative activities.

371-9697
Bricolage 418 S 6TH ST

Featured artist: John Hoben (paintings), featured maker: Robert McAuslan (reclaimed wood wall art). John will also be playing rare 45 records from the 50's and 60's. Drinks and snacks and Valentine's stuff for days.

more info x 345-3718
Business Interiors of Idaho 176 S CAPITOL BLVD

Join us at Business Interiors of Idaho's showroom (176 S. Capitol Blvd.) Browse the space and enjoy a wine and food pairing hosted by Honey Baked Ham. Local artists will be showcasing screen prints, artwork, jewelry, & vintage inspired home goods Acoustic ambiance provided by local musician Bri Dawkins.

384-5050
Cherished Images Photography 404 S 8TH ST 166

Come watch the story unfold as we create custom images in the studio right before your eyes. See the finished results on our CsiPhotoDesign Facebook page.

331-2288
Chi E Shenam Westin

The Forms of Emptiness, an artistic exploration of our inner and outer worlds. Fine lines of the pen by Joseph Pacheco. Hand drawn gift cards and original pen and ink art.

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

The Cole/Marr Photography Workshops will be exhibiting work by Sharyl Jackson. The work is entitled " Guatemala's Orphans". Opens First Thursday February 5th. Opening reception is 6-9 p.m. Show will run through Feb.

336-7630
District Coffee House 219 N 10TH ST

Free pour over tasting with artist Audrey Mahn. Audrey Mahn, or Zhang Fuli, has been living in the USA for over a year now. She started learning to draw traditional Chinese ink painting when she was 7 years old and has won national prizes for her traditional expression.

343-1089
Echelon Fine Home 1404 W MAIN ST

Please stop by between 5-8pm and see our new sofas, lamps, art, coffee/end tables, accessories and more for 2015! Enjoy refreshing drinks and appetizers while you brows the selection. We look forward to seeing you!

906-0500
Fettuccine Forum 718 W IDAHO ST, Rose Room

Fettuccine Forum: "Hate, Harassment, & Human Rights in Idaho" by Professor Steve Shaw. The Forum is a free public lecture series. Location: Council Chambers, Boise City Hall. Doors open at 5:00 PM. Presentation begins at 5:30 PM.

more info x 433-5676
Flying M Coffeehouse 500 W IDAHO ST

Join us for Flying M's 22nd Valentine for AIDS a silent art auction to benefit SNAP (Safety Net for AIDS Program) of Boise! Around 250 local artists will create and donate Valentines that will be on display and available for bidding February 5-15th. Come experience the love!

345-4320
Gallery 601 211 N 10TH ST

Enjoy the Fantastical World of Utah Artist, James Christensen. Feast your eyes on wonderfully created works of art and feed your brain with the stories behind each piece. From Shakespeare to J.R.R. Tolkien, Religious to Mythology and all paths in between. Special pricing on all artwork on display.

more info x 336-5899
Gallery Five18 518 AMERICANA BLVD

For the month of February, "Pipe Dreams" by Boise Artist, D’Arcy Bellamy, showcasing his unique style of creating abstract metal sculpture from steel pipe. Also, "Acts of Love... " a showing of six unique artists work in, Jewelry, Pottery, and Sculpture. Wine purchases and sampling provided by Zhoo Zhoo Wines.

342-3773
Goldy's Corner 625 W MAIN ST

If our walls could talk it would be a concert on a hopping Saturday night! We have our featured artist Lori J. Simpson with mixed media that sets the right tone for the shop. With 10 other NEW local artist you wont be disappointed. Come Dine, Drink and enjoy!

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
Leaf Teahouse 212 N 9TH ST

Sample our new SWEETHEART BLEND of tea and cacoa nibs! Sip your tea and enjoy 2 new art openings. Meet photographer FRANK BAILLARGEON founder of ICONIC IDAHO displaying his collections in on our main floor. Upstairs in the Leaf Loft view the watercolor paintings of local artist CATHERINE WAGNER

336-5323
Liquid Lounge 405 S 8TH ST 121

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

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

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

344-4589
Ming Studios 420 S 6TH ST

"A Man of Letters", retrospective exhibition showcasing 30 years of work by Boise sign maker, Noel Weber, Sr., owner of Classic Design Studio. MING Studios will highlight Weber's design aesthetic, craftsmanship and process, and his unique historic contribution to the iconic style and identity of downtown Boise.

Mixed Greens 237 N 9TH ST

It's our 2nd bday! Post Modern Brewers will be here sampling tastes of their fresh new Hard Root Beer, Berliner Weisse and Nut Brown Ale. Also on hand will be local artist Mary Butler with heart insprired mixed media art. And all MG made goods 20% off!

344-1605
NfiniT Gallery 405 S 8TH ST 131

Join us at NfiniT on February 5th from 5-9pm for an evening with featured artist Jordan Alvis, our newest artist Debra Facchin, and 30 more accomplished local artists, as well as complimentary beer by Slanted Rock Brewery and appetizers by Umpa Lumpia!

371-0586
Que Pasa 409 S 8TH ST 99

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

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

We will be featuring REALSTEEL heart pendants and gifts for your Valentine. Come by to enjoy light refreshments and cupcakes from the Amaru Bakery. The Perfect Present...... Is a Work of Art! Free gift wrap.

385-9337
Red Feather Lounge 246 N. 8th St

Examining how the interactions of music and art can form a looping, dynamic dialogue, DJs Pat Benolkin and Matt Dalley will mix live while visual artist Cody Rutty uses physical materials to create real-time imagery that coincides with the music. As the music will inform the artist’s output, video equipment will project the visual aspect of his process onto the walls of Red Feather, which will in turn influence the DJ’s mixing. In addition to the live music and analog visualizations Red Feather Lounge will be featuring unique cocktails crafted specifically for the experience.

Salon 162 404 S 8TH ST 162

We welcome back Morgan Cleverly... She is primarily a surreal acrylic artist Although she dabbles in all mediums surfaces and subjects acrylics and typically animals in odd places are quick comfort.

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 Art of Ward Hooper Gallery & Custom Framing 745 W IDAHO ST

Come see the newest edition s to Ward Hoopers "Royalty of Music" series. Bob Marley and Elvis Presley. Canvas Artist Proofs will be for sale at a one time SPECIAL price.

866-4627
Trader Joe's 300 S CAPITOL BLVD

Celebrate this First Thursday at Trader Joe's with a sampling of heart smart foods. It's a new year and we have loads of delicious things to help us all get and keep in shape As usual we will also have an extended wine and beer tasting. Stop by!

336-7282

MUSIC

Alaska Center 1020 W MAIN ST

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

Art Source Gallery 1015 W MAIN ST

Art Source Gallery presents photographer David R. Day through February. With several new and large Metaluxia artworks his new mixed media style images convey a contemporary painterly look - great for large expanses. Artist Reception February 5th 5 00 to 9 00pm. Music, food and Indian Creek wines always available.

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

Please join us as we kick off our 2015 First Thursday event season with Face a Face. An eyewear collection featuring beautiful, rich color combinations in styles for both men and women. Perfect for the professional. Noon to 8:00pm. In-network with most insurances.

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

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

343-2671
Boise Creative Center 1204 W FRONT ST

The Boise Creative Center is hosting an art benefit for the Saint Lukes Childrens Hospital through the month of February. Art made by kids, for kids on display as well as live music and interactive creative activities.

371-9697
Boise Fry Company 204 N CAPITOL BLVD

Boise Fry Company along with Guru Donuts will be hosting a Grand Opening at their new downtown location. Free fries and donut samples between 6-10pm along with live, local music.

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

Featured artist: John Hoben (paintings), featured maker: Robert McAuslan (reclaimed wood wall art). John will also be playing rare 45 records from the 50's and 60's. Drinks and snacks and Valentine's stuff for days.

more info x 345-3718
Business Interiors of Idaho 176 S CAPITOL BLVD

Join us at Business Interiors of Idaho's showroom (176 S. Capitol Blvd.) Browse the space and enjoy a wine and food pairing hosted by Honey Baked Ham. Local artists will be showcasing screen prints, artwork, jewelry, & vintage inspired home goods Acoustic ambiance provided by local musician Bri Dawkins.

384-5050
Guru Donuts 204 N CAPITOL BLVD SP 2

Guru Donuts along with Boise Fry Company will be hosting a Grand Opening at their new downtown location. Free fries and donut samples between 6-10pm along with live, local music.

more info x 571-7792
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
Piper Pub & Grill 150 N 8TH ST 214

Happy Hour 3pm to 6pm Spencer Batt playing at 530pm to 730pm Geeks who Drink. at 8:00pm

343-2444
Red Feather Lounge 246 N. 8th St

Examining how the interactions of music and art can form a looping, dynamic dialogue, DJs Pat Benolkin and Matt Dalley will mix live while visual artist Cody Rutty uses physical materials to create real-time imagery that coincides with the music. As the music will inform the artist’s output, video equipment will project the visual aspect of his process onto the walls of Red Feather, which will in turn influence the DJ’s mixing. In addition to the live music and analog visualizations Red Feather Lounge will be featuring unique cocktails crafted specifically for the experience.

Reef 105 S 6TH ST

Featuring Jamaican jerk chicken over brown rice and black beans alongside fried plantains and coco bread. We will also have the Reggae sounds of Natural Vibrations later in the evening and Red Stripe beer specials all night long!

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

DINE

Angells Bar & Grill Renato 999 W MAIN ST

Buy one Appetizer and Receive one Free!! Our new $7.00 Appetizer menu features Swiss Fondue, Rack of Lamb Lollipops, Escargot, Frog Legs and many more. Unlimited House Wines with our very popular Three Course Dinner $29. Menu on our website. From 5:00 pm to close.

more info x 342-4900
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

Love is in the air-- for wine, that is! Join us for a complimentary tasting.

336-8466
Boise Fry Company 204 N CAPITOL BLVD

Boise Fry Company along with Guru Donuts will be hosting a Grand Opening at their new downtown location. Free fries and donut samples between 6-10pm along with live, local music.

more info x 495-3858
Brickyard Steakhouse 601 W MAIN ST

First Thursday feature, Chilean giant Sea Bass, snow white buttery fillet, Chef prepared, accompanied by our tableside salad service, freshly baked in house rolls and whipped butter.

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

Another beer and nut collaboration with Boise Brewing! Come hang out with us for nut and beer pairings you can't resist!

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

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

If our walls could talk it would be a concert on a hopping Saturday night! We have our featured artist Lori J. Simpson with mixed media that sets the right tone for the shop. With 10 other NEW local artist you wont be disappointed. Come Dine, Drink and enjoy!

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
Guru Donuts 204 N CAPITOL BLVD SP 2

Guru Donuts along with Boise Fry Company will be hosting a Grand Opening at their new downtown location. Free fries and donut samples between 6-10pm along with live, local music.

more info x 571-7792
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
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
NfiniT Gallery 405 S 8TH ST 131

Join us at NfiniT on February 5th from 5-9pm for an evening with featured artist Jordan Alvis, our newest artist Debra Facchin, and 30 more accomplished local artists, as well as complimentary beer by Slanted Rock Brewery and appetizers by Umpa Lumpia!

371-0586
Old Chicago 730 W IDAHO ST

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

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

Happy Hour 3pm to 6pm Spencer Batt playing at 530pm to 730pm Geeks who Drink. at 8:00pm

343-2444
Pita Pit 746 W MAIN ST

Stop by the Pita Pit for a FREE 22oz Fountain Drink with the purchase of any Pita from 5pm to 9pm! Petey the Pita will be on hand for Portraits With Pete!

388-1900
Red Feather Lounge 246 N. 8th St

Examining how the interactions of music and art can form a looping, dynamic dialogue, DJs Pat Benolkin and Matt Dalley will mix live while visual artist Cody Rutty uses physical materials to create real-time imagery that coincides with the music. As the music will inform the artist’s output, video equipment will project the visual aspect of his process onto the walls of Red Feather, which will in turn influence the DJ’s mixing. In addition to the live music and analog visualizations Red Feather Lounge will be featuring unique cocktails crafted specifically for the experience.

Reef 105 S 6TH ST

Featuring Jamaican jerk chicken over brown rice and black beans alongside fried plantains and coco bread. We will also have the Reggae sounds of Natural Vibrations later in the evening and Red Stripe beer specials all night long!

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

Appetizer 3-Way special, with wine and beer pairings, full menu available for regular hours.

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

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

345-6620
Superb Sushi 280 N 8TH ST 104

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 Chocolat Bar 805 W BANNOCK ST

Love is in the air what a better place to celebrate! DON T PROCRASTINATE! Get your Valentine chocolates early as they will go fast and you will be sure to get the best selection. Sawtooth Winery will be pouring their wonderful wines! Join us!

338-7771
The Front Door 105 S 6TH ST

Come join Lagunitas Brewing and the Front door as we celebrate a 3 course pairing with delicious food and beers starting at 6 pm. Check out our facebook updates for additional information. See you there!

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.

American Clothing Gallery, Inc. 100 N 8TH ST

American Clothing Gallery will be hosting a BEFORE & AGAIN Trunk Show starting Thursday. Come by and pick your favorite style Tee shirt, dress and/or skirt, then pick the style you like and then pick the fabric pattern. Place your order and the custom piece will be sent in 2-3 weeks! Everything is made in St.Louis, Missouri. Stop by and join in the fun in creating your special designed garment!

433-0872
Art Source Gallery 1015 W MAIN ST

Art Source Gallery presents photographer David R. Day through February. With several new and large Metaluxia artworks his new mixed media style images convey a contemporary painterly look - great for large expanses. Artist Reception February 5th 5 00 to 9 00pm. Music, food and Indian Creek wines always available.

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

Celebrating reuse with an eclectic mix of vintage, retro, art and found objects. Decorative and unique treasures for home, jewelry, accessories, clothing, books and collectibles.

more info x 344-0811
Back Door Decor & More 409 S 8TH ST 35B

Back Door Décor & more, featuring new and vintage home décor, will be open during February First Thursday. Come and see us, along with Off the Wall, for one of a kind décor for your home. We will be serving Valentine treats and giving away a gift to the first 30 customers.

841-2371
Bandanna Running & Walking 504 W MAIN ST

JOIN US AT BANDANNA FOR SOME LOCAL RUNNING and RUNNING HAIKU. SUBMIT YOUR RUNNING HAIKU TO BANDANNA (PAPER FORMAT PLEASE) BETWEEN NOW AND FIRST THURSDAY FOR A CHANCE TO WIN A FREE PAIR OF ADIDAS SHOES. WINNER WILL BE ANNOUNCED AT FIRST THURSDAY EVENT. GET CREATIVE! GROUP RUN @ 6 PM FROM BANDANNA. AWESOME PRIZES, BEVERAGES & SNACKS!

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 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
Bodovino 404 S 8TH ST 150A

Love is in the air-- for wine, that is! Join us for a complimentary tasting.

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

Watch FREE Demonstrations while enjoying snacks and cider. CLASSES: Make Your Own Glass Vase or Heart Paperweight $40 per session, Make Your Own Glass Enamel Wearable Art or Heart $25 per session. Please Call to sign up. 345-1825

345-1825
Boise Creative Center 1204 W FRONT ST

The Boise Creative Center is hosting an art benefit for the Saint Lukes Childrens Hospital through the month of February. Art made by kids, for kids on display as well as live music and interactive creative activities.

371-9697
Bricolage 418 S 6TH ST

Featured artist: John Hoben (paintings), featured maker: Robert McAuslan (reclaimed wood wall art). John will also be playing rare 45 records from the 50's and 60's. Drinks and snacks and Valentine's stuff for days.

more info x 345-3718
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

Another beer and nut collaboration with Boise Brewing! Come hang out with us for nut and beer pairings you can't resist!

433-3931
Cole Marr Photography Workshops and Coffeehouse 404 S 8TH ST L-100

The Cole/Marr Photography Workshops will be exhibiting work by Sharyl Jackson. The work is entitled " Guatemala's Orphans". Opens First Thursday February 5th. Opening reception is 6-9 p.m. Show will run through Feb.

336-7630
Domestic Bliss 214 N 9TH ST

Join us at Domestic Bliss your Valentine gift one stop shop! We now carry Classic Hardware Jewelry and Capri Blue candles! In addition to our beautiful home decor and furniture! Red wine and chocolates will be served all evening & FREE GIFT W PURCHASE of $50.00.

336-0098
Dragonfly 414 W MAIN ST

Receive a free, locally made dream chocolate organic dark chocolate bar with any purchase of $15 or more. while supplies last

338-9234
Echelon Fine Home 1404 W MAIN ST

Please stop by between 5-8pm and see our new sofas, lamps, art, coffee/end tables, accessories and more for 2015! Enjoy refreshing drinks and appetizers while you brows the selection. We look forward to seeing you!

906-0500
Elevated Heel 928 W MAIN ST

First Thursday we are offering 40% off all fall/winter clothing and boots!

297-9648
Foot Dynamics 1021 W MAIN ST

Take advantage of our Store-Wide Sale! 50% Off All Belts, 10% Everything Else Including Shoe Shed.

386-3338
Goldy's Corner 625 W MAIN ST

If our walls could talk it would be a concert on a hopping Saturday night! We have our featured artist Lori J. Simpson with mixed media that sets the right tone for the shop. With 10 other NEW local artist you wont be disappointed. Come Dine, Drink and enjoy!

433-3934
Hairlines 409 S 8TH ST 100

Are you ready for something new? Cut, color. perm, highlights or a whole new style?Call Lui The Hair Whisperer for an appointment now. 383-9009

more info x 383-9009
Lit & Co. Candles 755 W BROAD ST

AWESOME BOX! Four surprise candles (8oz to 16oz) with a $5 Gift Card and a pack of matches in a brown box! No peeking, no exchanges - but trading with each other is encouraged. A $75-$85 value for only $26+tax! Supplies are limited!

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

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

344-4589
McU Sports 822 W JEFFERSON ST

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

It's our 2nd bday! Post Modern Brewers will be here sampling tastes of their fresh new Hard Root Beer, Berliner Weisse and Nut Brown Ale. Also on hand will be local artist Mary Butler with heart insprired mixed media art. And all MG made goods 20% off!

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

What a great start to the first THURSDAY of 2015 Mr Peabody s Optical wants to help all of BOISE see better in style at affordable prices NEW SaLes going on all year long We take insurance plans to help with cost Complete glasses starting at 95 COME SEE US

344-1390
Olivin 218 N 9TH ST

We have some great olive oils and balsamic vinegars to make those winter meals extra special. Purchases over $40 will receive 10% off. Williamson Winery will be here from 5 to 8 pm. giving out samples of their fine wines.

344-0306
Que Pasa 409 S 8TH ST 99

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

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

We will be featuring REALSTEEL heart pendants and gifts for your Valentine. Come by to enjoy light refreshments and cupcakes from the Amaru Bakery. The Perfect Present...... Is a Work of Art! Free gift wrap.

385-9337
The Art of Ward Hooper Gallery & Custom Framing 745 W IDAHO ST

Come see the newest edition s to Ward Hoopers "Royalty of Music" series. Bob Marley and Elvis Presley. Canvas Artist Proofs will be for sale at a one time SPECIAL price.

866-4627
Ye Olde Sweet Shoppe 222 N 9TH ST

Come celebrate our FIRST first Thursday with us at our new downtown Boise location! FREE mystery candy bags with every $5.00 purchase plus FREE samples & Valentine's Day specials! Enter to win a $100 nostalgic candy bouquet! Open 11am-8pm.

344-2035

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Art Source Gallery 1015 W MAIN ST

Art Source Gallery presents photographer David R. Day through February. With several new and large Metaluxia artworks his new mixed media style images convey a contemporary painterly look - great for large expanses. Artist Reception February 5th 5 00 to 9 00pm. Music, food and Indian Creek wines always available.

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
Bodovino 404 S 8TH ST 150A

Love is in the air-- for wine, that is! Join us for a complimentary tasting.

336-8466
Boise Fry Company 204 N CAPITOL BLVD

Boise Fry Company along with Guru Donuts will be hosting a Grand Opening at their new downtown location. Free fries and donut samples between 6-10pm along with live, local music.

more info x 495-3858
Business Interiors of Idaho 176 S CAPITOL BLVD

Join us at Business Interiors of Idaho's showroom (176 S. Capitol Blvd.) Browse the space and enjoy a wine and food pairing hosted by Honey Baked Ham. Local artists will be showcasing screen prints, artwork, jewelry, & vintage inspired home goods Acoustic ambiance provided by local musician Bri Dawkins.

384-5050
City Peanut Shop 803 W BANNOCK ST

Another beer and nut collaboration with Boise Brewing! Come hang out with us for nut and beer pairings you can't resist!

433-3931
Domestic Bliss 214 N 9TH ST

Join us at Domestic Bliss your Valentine gift one stop shop! We now carry Classic Hardware Jewelry and Capri Blue candles! In addition to our beautiful home decor and furniture! Red wine and chocolates will be served all evening & FREE GIFT W PURCHASE of $50.00.

336-0098
Gallery Five18 518 AMERICANA BLVD

For the month of February, "Pipe Dreams" by Boise Artist, D’Arcy Bellamy, showcasing his unique style of creating abstract metal sculpture from steel pipe. Also, "Acts of Love... " a showing of six unique artists work in, Jewelry, Pottery, and Sculpture. Wine purchases and sampling provided by Zhoo Zhoo Wines.

342-3773
Guru Donuts 204 N CAPITOL BLVD SP 2

Guru Donuts along with Boise Fry Company will be hosting a Grand Opening at their new downtown location. Free fries and donut samples between 6-10pm along with live, local music.

more info x 571-7792
Leaf Teahouse 212 N 9TH ST

Sample our new SWEETHEART BLEND of tea and cacoa nibs! Sip your tea and enjoy 2 new art openings. Meet photographer FRANK BAILLARGEON founder of ICONIC IDAHO displaying his collections in on our main floor. Upstairs in the Leaf Loft view the watercolor paintings of local artist CATHERINE WAGNER

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

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

938-3408
Liquid Lounge 405 S 8TH ST 121

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

287-5379
Mixed Greens 237 N 9TH ST

It's our 2nd bday! Post Modern Brewers will be here sampling tastes of their fresh new Hard Root Beer, Berliner Weisse and Nut Brown Ale. Also on hand will be local artist Mary Butler with heart insprired mixed media art. And all MG made goods 20% off!

344-1605
NfiniT Gallery 405 S 8TH ST 131

Join us at NfiniT on February 5th from 5-9pm for an evening with featured artist Jordan Alvis, our newest artist Debra Facchin, and 30 more accomplished local artists, as well as complimentary beer by Slanted Rock Brewery and appetizers by Umpa Lumpia!

371-0586
Olivin 218 N 9TH ST

We have some great olive oils and balsamic vinegars to make those winter meals extra special. Purchases over $40 will receive 10% off. Williamson Winery will be here from 5 to 8 pm. giving out samples of their fine wines.

344-0306
Post Modern Brewers 705 W FULTON ST

Postmodern Brewers will be providing 3 beers (including a Hard Root Beer) at Mixed Greens from 5pm to 9pm on Feb 5th. (an Art exhibit and Food will also be provided via Mixed Greens Modern Gifts)

342-0944
Saint Lawrence Gridiron 705 W BANNOCK ST

Appetizer 3-Way special, with wine and beer pairings, full menu available for regular hours.

more info x 433-5598
Snake River Winery 786 W BROAD ST

Join us in the Tasting Room where we will be featuring two new releases-- 2013 Old Vine Chardonnay and 2010 Malbec. Warm up with a sample of our newest wine cocktail "The Winter Cordial." It s our take on hot chocolate. 20% discounts on all full priced 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

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
Zenergy 800 W MAIN ST 210

Join Zenergy and the Idaho Heart Association to kick of GO RED WEEK! We will have heart healthy red wine and chocolate samples. Wear red and receive an additional discount in our boutique! Stop by and pick up complimentary 7-day passes!

789-0477