First Thursday - September 1, 2016 Events

First Thursday - September 1, 2016

Hairlines 409 S 8TH ST 100

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

383-9009
Xtreme Fitness and Wellness 1114 W JEFFERSON ST

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

310-489-0828

ART

Alaska Center 1020 W MAIN ST

Art in the Alaska Center: * Allan Ansell; Open studio, complimentary portraits. * Radio Boise Open House * Candice Andrus fine art wedding photography - telling love and wedding stories in seamless full service photography experience. * Trend Forgetter Gallery - new gallery. Features post trend and upcycled clothing for men and women. * Chi E Shenam Westin: introducing oil paintings trees of the Boise River. * Judson Cottrell: Computer generated fractal art. * Joseph Pacheco: Fine pen and prisma color art and cards.

Allan R. Ansell Photography, LLC

Allan Ansell; Open studio, complimentary portraits.

Art of Ward Hooper Gallery & Vintage Swank 745 W IDAHO ST

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

866-4627
Art Source Gallery 1015 W MAIN ST

ILFOCHROME in RETROSPECT, Rare opportunity to obtain Ilfochrome collector prints by photographer Jerry Kencke. The Ilfochrome process was discontinued by the Ilford Company in 2004, yielding to digital printing. Ilfochrome is still considered the GOLD STANDARD for photographic prints.

331-3374
Bodovino 404 S 8TH ST 150A

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

336-8466
Boise Art Glass 1124 W FRONT ST

Watch FREE GLASSBLOWING demos! Take an art class while enjoying pizza and beer. CLASSES Make Your Own Pumpkin $40. SPECIAL GUESTS: il Segreto Wood-Fired Pizza & Boise Brewing

345-1825
Boise Art Museum 670 S JULIA DAVIS DR

BAM offers extended hours on First Thursday (10am-8pm). Admission by donation. Special opportunity! At 6pm meet Boise artist Karen Woods within her current exhibition at BAM. From 4-7pm in BAM's studios, create a zoetrope inspired by the Laura Heit exhibition.

more info x 345-8330
Boise Philharmonic 516 S 9TH ST

Join us for our Open House 5 to 8 pm: Have a glass of wine, pick up or purchase tickets, chat with Boise Phil staff, check out our 2016-17 season of "One Baton, Seven Conductors, one Fabulous Season!"

344-7849
Boise Public Library 715 S CAPITOL BLVD

Join us for a Shakespearean evening! Hilarity will ensue as the Encore Theatre Company performs scenes from Shakespeare's The Merry Wives of Windsor.  Come prepared with your best witty comebacks for an interactive Shakespearian insults workshop!  All ages welcome!

more info x 384-4076
Chi E Shenam Westin

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

District Coffee House 219 N 10TH ST

Featuring an art show entitled "You Will Always Live Here," and a pour over tasting of various single-origin coffees.

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

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

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

This first Thursday we will be demonstrating an enameling technique involving transparent colors and silver foil. Call to sign up for a class or come down and watch! We will be having a pizza and beer vendor!

more info x 208-345-1825
Flying M Coffeehouse 500 W IDAHO ST

We are excited to host artist Cody Tobin, presenting "Hollyweird: Passed and Present". Portraitures inspired by the darker side of Hollywood, with a splash of color. Acrylic on canvas.

345-4320
Gallery 601 211 N 10TH ST

Get your 'humor' on with the artwork of Will Bullas! New works of art, same crazy sense of humor. Purchase any Bullas image and receive 20% off, let us frame it and get another 20% off your framing.

more info x 336-5899
Gallery Five18 518 AMERICANA BLVD

Carl Rowe and Betsie Richardson share a show at Gallery Five18 in September. Betsie presents modern realist still-life paintings and a preview of a series of large western landscapes. Carl will show Idaho landscapes and paintings of dramatic weather.

342-3773
Grove Hotel 245 S CAPITOL BLVD

Featuring appetizers from Emilio's, Sockeye Brewing samples, complimentary chair massage, singing by Nichole Christensen and Idaho art on display from Gallery 601. All located in the hotel's lobby.

333-8000
High Note Cafe 225 N 5TH ST

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

429-1911
Idaho Blueprint & Supply Co. 619 W MAIN ST

This Thursday and all of September we will be featuring Jessica McCabe, painter, potter, sculptor, photographer, illustrator and high school teacher. Free gift with purchase and refreshments will be served.

344-7878
Idaho Made 108 N 6TH ST

Ever wonder who makes the fabulous gifts at Idaho Made? This First Thursday you may find out at our "Meet and Greet the Artist" night. And see what they have been making! Free refreshments. Open 5-9pm.

258-7459
Mixed Greens | Modern Gifts 237 N 9TH ST

Beer: Edge Brewing pairing their beer with Guru Donuts. Ummm Yummm. Maker: Dapper and Dame with their artisan grooming, cosmetics and nail care products Food: Genki Takoyaki food cart, can you say awesome octopus dumplings? Support your locals!

344-1605
Modern Hotel and Bar 1314 W GROVE ST

Share your Wonder Story Judas Arrieta The Modern is embarking on a unique project. Internationally known artist, Judas Arrieta, is painting a mural on the back wall of the Modern Hotel. The official unveiling is September 1, from 5pm to 8pm

424-8244
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 artwork from two new artists. Join us for refreshments and enter for a chance to win a set of glass pumpkins from Jack Pine Studios.

385-9337
Solid Grill & Bar 405 S 8TH ST 100

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

345-6620
Stillwater Float Center 213 N 10TH ST

Nancy Arnett from Star Ridge Studio will display functional and decorative objects such as plates, bowls, wall pieces,and design elements such as window panels and tile. Nancy maintains a studio for kiln for formed glass in Star Idaho.

342-0228
The Mode Lounge 800 W IDAHO ST 120

Lots to do. View 'Connect With Yoga' (mixed-media paintings from community submitted photos) AND participate in a free 45-minute yoga session starting at 6pm outside on the patio AND benefit the WCA with an art or cocktail purchase.

342-6633
Trend Forgetter Gallery 1020 W MAIN ST 111

The Trend Forgetter Gallery Collective artists will take the Alaska Center walls to display their new works based on the theme "self." Enjoy refreshments and 15% off all men's and women's post trend and upcycled clothing as well.

345-8280
west elm 824 W Idaho St

Join us for an exciting evening featuring numerous local artists who will be showcasing their unique work! Johnny Caldwell of Native Good, Amy Granger Designs, Josie Newton, Melissa Wilson of Zen Fire Studio, along with Author Mark Asher who is releasing a new book! Payette Brewing will be in the House, and light refreshments will be served!

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

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

more info x 381-0034

MUSIC

Alaska Center 1020 W MAIN ST

Art in the Alaska Center: * Allan Ansell; Open studio, complimentary portraits. * Radio Boise Open House * Candice Andrus fine art wedding photography - telling love and wedding stories in seamless full service photography experience. * Trend Forgetter Gallery - new gallery. Features post trend and upcycled clothing for men and women. * Chi E Shenam Westin: introducing oil paintings trees of the Boise River. * Judson Cottrell: Computer generated fractal art. * Joseph Pacheco: Fine pen and prisma color art and cards.

Angells Bar & Grill Renato 999 W MAIN ST

Penny Exchange! Bring in a penny and exchange it for your first Glass of Wine or Well Drink! Live Music on the Best Patio in Boise. Oysters Rockefeller, on the 1/2 Shell, Ceviche and more from $4.99!

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

ILFOCHROME in RETROSPECT, Rare opportunity to obtain Ilfochrome collector prints by photographer Jerry Kencke. The Ilfochrome process was discontinued by the Ilford Company in 2004, yielding to digital printing. Ilfochrome is still considered the GOLD STANDARD for photographic prints.

331-3374
Artisan Optics 190 N 8TH ST

Don't miss the Face a Face Trunk Fall Show. All the new styles and colors will be in-store for this event. Shop for your perfect pair of glasses while you enjoy the sounds of Emily Tipton live.

more info x 338-0500
City of Boise Department of Arts & History 150 N CAPITOL BLVD

Stronger Shines the Light Inside exhibition opening reception Linen Building, 1402 W. Grove St, Boise, ID, from 7 to 10 pm A suggested $20 donation comes with food, music and performances, proceeds going toward the cost associated with producing the work. Food from local restaurants Kibrom's Ethiopian and The Goodness Land will be served, with wine from local Idaho winery Zhoo Zhoo and beer provided by Bittercreek. It will also include performances from the local refugee community: - Poetry by Patrick Wangoi - Dance performance by the Wawakali Group - Music By Gloria Butinda - More performances will be announced

more info x 433-5670
Downtown Boise Association 101 S CAPITOL BLVD 203

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

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

Featuring appetizers from Emilio's, Sockeye Brewing samples, complimentary chair massage, singing by Nichole Christensen and Idaho art on display from Gallery 601. All located in the hotel's lobby.

333-8000
Ha Penny Bridge Irish Pub 855 W BROAD ST 5-250

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

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

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

343-4810
High Note Cafe 225 N 5TH ST

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

429-1911
Leaf Teahouse 212 N 9TH ST

All bulk teas 15% off all day on First Thursday. In the evening, join us for taste of great wine from our friends at Frenchman's Gulch Winery, and live music in the Leaf Loft from 6-8pm!

336-5323
Radio Boise 1020 W MAIN ST 50

Open Studio, come by and check it out.

258-2072
SACA Entertainment 1020 W MAIN ST 40

SACA Entertainment- Music in the atrium

hollyd@ctagroup-com
Snake River Tea 801 W MAIN ST 103

Join us this First Thursday for live music by award winning folk duo from Boston, Sweet Wednesday, always free tea samples, BOGO 12oz drinks and 30% off loose leaf teas.

336-7948
Solid Grill & Bar 405 S 8TH ST 100

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

345-6620
Two Zero Eight Salon and Spa 808 W BANNOCK ST

Two Zero Eight will be celebrating there 1 Year Anniversary! With 20% off all product, Payette Brewing and Live music from Lane Lowery

287-3787
Zee's Rooftop Cafe 250 S 5TH ST 900

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

more info x 381-0034

DINE

Angells Bar & Grill Renato 999 W MAIN ST

Penny Exchange! Bring in a penny and exchange it for your first Glass of Wine or Well Drink! Live Music on the Best Patio in Boise. Oysters Rockefeller, on the 1/2 Shell, Ceviche and more from $4.99!

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

BACK TO SCHOOL! $1/Off drinks for teacher and parents. Bring a kid or show a school ID. Garden Bounty Tapas! Zucchini, tomatoes and peppers, oh my! Paella at 6 pm. Prices Vary. Come early, no reservations.

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

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

342-1992
Bittercreek Alehouse 246 N. 8th St

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

Bodovino 404 S 8TH ST 150A

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

336-8466
Boise Art Glass 1124 W FRONT ST

Watch FREE GLASSBLOWING demos! Take an art class while enjoying pizza and beer. CLASSES Make Your Own Pumpkin $40. SPECIAL GUESTS: il Segreto Wood-Fired Pizza & Boise Brewing

345-1825
Capitol Cellars 110 S 5TH ST

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

344-9463
Chandlers 981 W GROVE ST

Chandlers celebrates the New Social Hour from 4 to 6 pm, offering a menu of delicious small plates and creative cocktails all priced between $5 and $7. This menu is exclusive to these hours ONLY! Join us for some special new bites.

more info x 383-4300
City of Boise Department of Arts & History 150 N CAPITOL BLVD

Stronger Shines the Light Inside exhibition opening reception Linen Building, 1402 W. Grove St, Boise, ID, from 7 to 10 pm A suggested $20 donation comes with food, music and performances, proceeds going toward the cost associated with producing the work. Food from local restaurants Kibrom's Ethiopian and The Goodness Land will be served, with wine from local Idaho winery Zhoo Zhoo and beer provided by Bittercreek. It will also include performances from the local refugee community: - Poetry by Patrick Wangoi - Dance performance by the Wawakali Group - Music By Gloria Butinda - More performances will be announced

more info x 433-5670
Costa Vida 801 W MAIN ST 101

The coast is calling at Costa Vida downtown. Surf in for the best beach-inspired fresh Mexican food now downtown, on the Grove!

429-4109
Downtown Boise Association 101 S CAPITOL BLVD 203

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

more info x 385-7300
Flatbread Neapolitan Pizzeria 800 W MAIN ST 230

Happy Hour from 4-6 with 50% off ALL cocktails, beer and wine. After 5pm, 20% off all bottles of wine until its gone! Kids under 12 eat free with the purchase of an adult meal. Limit two per table.

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

Voted "Best of Boise" 10 years in a row! We will be offering $2 off all beer on tap, wine, and appetizers! Enjoy a great selection of beer, wine, appetizers such as Calamari Strips, Seared Ahi, Crab Cakes and more!

343-0220
Grove Hotel 245 S CAPITOL BLVD

Featuring appetizers from Emilio's, Sockeye Brewing samples, complimentary chair massage, singing by Nichole Christensen and Idaho art on display from Gallery 601. All located in the hotel's lobby.

333-8000
Guido's New York Style Pizzeria 235 N 5TH ST

Pizza with an attitude! Large one topping pizza and 1 bottle of select white wine or red, or 2 bottles of beer, or 4 fountain sodas - for $22 plus tax! Dine in only.

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

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

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

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

343-4810
High Note Cafe 225 N 5TH ST

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

429-1911
Jamba Juice 132 N 8TH ST

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

658-1765
JUMP (Jack's Urban Meeting Place) 1000 Myrtle St

Try something new at JUMP – Enter the “Inspire Kindness Dinner for Four” contest; dance, mingle, and enjoy the views from the Garden Terrace and Inspire Studio of Jack’s Urban Meeting Place all visiting some vendors, such as Meriwether Cider.

more info x 639-6610
Mai Thai 750 W IDAHO ST

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

344-8424
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 Front Door 105 S 6TH ST

Join the Front Door and Odell Brewing for some tasty treats and great beer starting at 6 pm.

287-9201
The Melting Pot 200 N 6TH ST 100

Join us for our First Thursday 2 for $22 special. You receive a cheese fondue for 2 and 2 glasses of house wine.

343-8800
Zee's Rooftop Cafe 250 S 5TH ST 900

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

more info x 381-0034

SHOP

Alaska Center 1020 W MAIN ST

Art in the Alaska Center: * Allan Ansell; Open studio, complimentary portraits. * Radio Boise Open House * Candice Andrus fine art wedding photography - telling love and wedding stories in seamless full service photography experience. * Trend Forgetter Gallery - new gallery. Features post trend and upcycled clothing for men and women. * Chi E Shenam Westin: introducing oil paintings trees of the Boise River. * Judson Cottrell: Computer generated fractal art. * Joseph Pacheco: Fine pen and prisma color art and cards.

Art of Ward Hooper Gallery & Vintage Swank 745 W IDAHO ST

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

866-4627
Artisan Optics 190 N 8TH ST

Don't miss the Face a Face Trunk Fall Show. All the new styles and colors will be in-store for this event. Shop for your perfect pair of glasses while you enjoy the sounds of Emily Tipton live.

more info x 338-0500
Atomic Treasures 409 S 8TH ST

Stop in check our collection of vintage, retro, art and found objects. Decorative and unique treasures for home. Jewelry, books, collectibles, and vintage ephemera. Weird Stuff, Cool Junk! Unusual and unforgettable Gifts!

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

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

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

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

336-8466
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
Crazy Neighbor 1415 W GROVE ST

We're having a great End of Season Hat Sale: All Straws 30% Off. Plus Angie Berman's Pop up Event "Vintage Clothing". Swing By! It will be fun, Plus there's a great event at the Linen Building.We're open till 9pm

957-6480
Downtown Boise Association 101 S CAPITOL BLVD 203

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

more info x 385-7300
Dragonfly 414 W MAIN ST

Dragonfly is offering a 20% discount on all clothing today through Labor Day, Sept 5th

338-9234
Gallery 601 211 N 10TH ST

Get your 'humor' on with the artwork of Will Bullas! New works of art, same crazy sense of humor. Purchase any Bullas image and receive 20% off, let us frame it and get another 20% off your framing.

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

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

429-1911
Idaho Blueprint & Supply Co. 619 W MAIN ST

This Thursday and all of September we will be featuring Jessica McCabe, painter, potter, sculptor, photographer, illustrator and high school teacher. Free gift with purchase and refreshments will be served.

344-7878
Idaho Made 108 N 6TH ST

Ever wonder who makes the fabulous gifts at Idaho Made? This First Thursday you may find out at our "Meet and Greet the Artist" night. And see what they have been making! Free refreshments. Open 5-9pm.

258-7459
LaNeige Bridal and Tux 1020 W MAIN ST 104

Open tonight!

541-0441
Leaf Teahouse 212 N 9TH ST

All bulk teas 15% off all day on First Thursday. In the evening, join us for taste of great wine from our friends at Frenchman's Gulch Winery, and live music in the Leaf Loft from 6-8pm!

336-5323
Liquid Lounge 405 S 8TH ST 121

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

287-5379
McU Sports 822 W JEFFERSON ST

Labor Day Specials Starting Rental Bikes now on sale Summer clearance 40% off most items New fall 2016-2017 Ski merchandise arriving daily. Come in and check out the newest Gear for Skiing and Snowboarding

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

Beer: Edge Brewing pairing their beer with Guru Donuts. Ummm Yummm. Maker: Dapper and Dame with their artisan grooming, cosmetics and nail care products Food: Genki Takoyaki food cart, can you say awesome octopus dumplings? Support your locals!

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

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

344-1390
Que Pasa 409 S 8TH ST 99

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

more info x 385-9018
Ruby Lou Clothing Boutique 130 N 8TH ST

Good Times at Ruby Lou! We love a crowd on First Thursday. Stop in for wine tasting, Arbonne complimentary anti-aging demos and 15% off your favorite regular price item! See you there!

333-9610
Scottrade Securities 176 N 9TH ST

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

433-9333
Snake River Tea 801 W MAIN ST 103

Join us this First Thursday for live music by award winning folk duo from Boston, Sweet Wednesday, always free tea samples, BOGO 12oz drinks and 30% off loose leaf teas.

336-7948
The Mode Lounge 800 W IDAHO ST 120

Lots to do. View 'Connect With Yoga' (mixed-media paintings from community submitted photos) AND participate in a free 45-minute yoga session starting at 6pm outside on the patio AND benefit the WCA with an art or cocktail purchase.

342-6633
Trend Forgetter Gallery 1020 W MAIN ST 111

The Trend Forgetter Gallery Collective artists will take the Alaska Center walls to display their new works based on the theme "self." Enjoy refreshments and 15% off all men's and women's post trend and upcycled clothing as well.

345-8280
Two Zero Eight Salon and Spa 808 W BANNOCK ST

Two Zero Eight will be celebrating there 1 Year Anniversary! With 20% off all product, Payette Brewing and Live music from Lane Lowery

287-3787

TASTING

Angells Bar & Grill Renato 999 W MAIN ST

Penny Exchange! Bring in a penny and exchange it for your first Glass of Wine or Well Drink! Live Music on the Best Patio in Boise. Oysters Rockefeller, on the 1/2 Shell, Ceviche and more from $4.99!

more info x 342-4900
Bardenay 610 W GROVE ST

Tour the Distillery! Every 1st Thursday you can always catch the Distillers & find out all you want to know about our Nation's first Small Batch Distillery Pub. A Boise Original indeed!

426-0538
Basque Market 608 W GROVE ST

BACK TO SCHOOL! $1/Off drinks for teacher and parents. Bring a kid or show a school ID. Garden Bounty Tapas! Zucchini, tomatoes and peppers, oh my! Paella at 6 pm. Prices Vary. Come early, no reservations.

more info x 433-1208
Berryhill 121 N 9TH ST B

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

387-3553
Bodovino 404 S 8TH ST 150A

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

336-8466
Boise Art Glass 1124 W FRONT ST

Watch FREE GLASSBLOWING demos! Take an art class while enjoying pizza and beer. CLASSES Make Your Own Pumpkin $40. SPECIAL GUESTS: il Segreto Wood-Fired Pizza & Boise Brewing

345-1825
District Coffee House 219 N 10TH ST

Featuring an art show entitled "You Will Always Live Here," and a pour over tasting of various single-origin coffees.

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

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

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

We welcome Crooked Fence Brewing to the shop for a fun 1st Thursday! They will be there with some flavors of the brewery for you to try as you listen to live music from 7-9pm. Come on down!

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

Featuring appetizers from Emilio's, Sockeye Brewing samples, complimentary chair massage, singing by Nichole Christensen and Idaho art on display from Gallery 601. All located in the hotel's lobby.

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

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

840-1040
JUMP (Jack's Urban Meeting Place) 1000 Myrtle St

Try something new at JUMP – Enter the “Inspire Kindness Dinner for Four” contest; dance, mingle, and enjoy the views from the Garden Terrace and Inspire Studio of Jack’s Urban Meeting Place all visiting some vendors, such as Meriwether Cider.

more info x 639-6610
Leaf Teahouse 212 N 9TH ST

All bulk teas 15% off all day on First Thursday. In the evening, join us for taste of great wine from our friends at Frenchman's Gulch Winery, and live music in the Leaf Loft from 6-8pm!

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

Beer: Edge Brewing pairing their beer with Guru Donuts. Ummm Yummm. Maker: Dapper and Dame with their artisan grooming, cosmetics and nail care products Food: Genki Takoyaki food cart, can you say awesome octopus dumplings? Support your locals!

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

Stop in to see how you can make all your fresh veggies and fruits so much tastier and healthier. Purchase over $30 and receive a 10% discount.

344-0306
Ruby Lou Clothing Boutique 130 N 8TH ST

Good Times at Ruby Lou! We love a crowd on First Thursday. Stop in for wine tasting, Arbonne complimentary anti-aging demos and 15% off your favorite regular price item! See you there!

333-9610
Snake River Tea 801 W MAIN ST 103

Join us this First Thursday for live music by award winning folk duo from Boston, Sweet Wednesday, always free tea samples, BOGO 12oz drinks and 30% off loose leaf teas.

336-7948
Snake River Winery 786 W BROAD ST

It's Teacher Appreciation Month--Show your staff ID and receive 20% off your purchase. Our flight will be featuring winners from the Western Idaho State Fair paired with cheeses from or friends at Ballard Family Dairy.

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

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

345-6620
Superb Sushi 280 N 8TH ST 104

Swing on down and sample some awesome wines and also our in house Smoked Salmon samples! Unlimited dollar Nigiri with the purchase of any sushi roll all night long! We are located beneath Thomas Hammer Coffee- (8th & Bannock) 385-0123.

385-0123
The North Face 802 W IDAHO ST

Stop in for September First Thursday to shop our new fall arrivals, while tasting some of Idaho's award winning beer from Sockeye Brewing!! Winter is coming, so gear up!

331-9790
Trader Joe's 300 S CAPITOL BLVD

What are you doing this Labor Day? Planning one last hurrah camping trip, or even a BBQ? Come to Trader Joe's where you will find everything you need. We will have one of a kind samples plus beer and wine!

336-7282
Two Zero Eight Salon and Spa 808 W BANNOCK ST

Two Zero Eight will be celebrating there 1 Year Anniversary! With 20% off all product, Payette Brewing and Live music from Lane Lowery

287-3787
west elm 824 W Idaho St

Join us for an exciting evening featuring numerous local artists who will be showcasing their unique work! Johnny Caldwell of Native Good, Amy Granger Designs, Josie Newton, Melissa Wilson of Zen Fire Studio, along with Author Mark Asher who is releasing a new book! Payette Brewing will be in the House, and light refreshments will be served!

342-0163
Whiskey Bar 509 W MAIN ST

Whiskey flight & cheese pairing from 6-10pm

more info x 429-5755