Boise Events

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Events in Boise, Idaho

Art in the Park - The Annual Art in the Park presented by the Boise Art Museum, showcasing the work of Idaho, Pacific Northwest, and artists from around the world. You will love the latest and best art around at the annual Art in the Park!

Fall for Boise - Fall for Boise is showcase of Boise’s arts, history and community events in September and October. Boise’s cultural scene is a vibrant as the seasonal foliage and fun for every one. Fall for Boise celebrates Boise's vibrant arts and cultural offerings that help make our community a great place to live.

Gene Harris Jazz Festival - Every year the festival offers a myriad of jazz experiences for jazz lovers and students including evening headliner concerts, jazz club concerts, educational clinics and workshops, and school jazz ensemble performances. More than 1,000 students from across the Northwest work with esteemed jazz educators in clinics and workshops held on campus at Boise State University each year during the Festival.

Idaho International Film Festival - Downtown Boise becomes the gathering place of film critics, movie fans, inspiring actors, and talented directors all celebrating this annual film festival. It gives people the opportunity to connect with a significant creative population who are leaders in the film industry, and hands-on workshops focusing on film making as well as networking and career counseling.

Idaho Shakespeare Festival - Come and enjoy Shakespeare in the beautiful outdoor amphitheater. Illuminate human nature and our rich cultural heritage through a repertory that includes the plays of William Shakespeare, the richest and most complex in the English language, together with other works from a variety of dramatic periods and genres.

Main Street Mile - An annual run fundraiser for cancer. The mission of the Main Street Mile is to eradicate prostate cancer as a life threatening disease by advancing awareness, education and screenings and you can help each and every year by joining us for the Main Street Mile!

Northwest Motorfest - Idaho's Largest Car Show, Northwest Motorfest. Motorfest plays host to nearly 30,000 people for the weekend. The biggest and the best annual car show in Idaho.

Treasure Valley Celtic Festival and Highland Games - Celtic Music, games and lots more fun. We promote concerts featuring Scottish, Irish and other Celtic Performers, Ceilidhs ("kay-lees") - traditional gatherings with live bands, singing and dancing for people of all ages and abilities, the Treasure Valley Celtic Festival & Highland Games. Held annually, the third weekend of September.

Western Idaho Fair - The Western Idaho Fair at Expo Idaho focuses on agriculture and family fun. You can expect to see the finest livestock, competitive exhibits and live entertainment. You will love being with others in this great place! You won't want to miss it!