First Thursday - September 5, 2019

Theme: Boise Bites

Discover the First Thursday Experience of Downtown Boise!

Be Downtown Boise the First Thursday of each month to experience art, shopping, dining and entertainment in a special and unique way you’ll only find Downtown. Our local merchants plan exciting, engaging in-store events including food and beverage tastings, local art exhibits and trunk shows. Stop into your favorite establishment or check out someplace new!

Events typically run from 5:00 – 9:00pm, but each merchant creatively plans their own event so check each listing below for individual hours and details.

View Printable Page of First Thursday Events Here

Seasonal roving entertainment sponsored by:

El Korah Shrine

1118 W Idaho St

The El Korah Shriners are in the process of restoring their magnificent Ballroom.
You are invited to visit our 104 year old building for a guided tour and to see our wonderful murals painted by the famous stage drop and sign painter Harry Hoffgarten of Boise, Idaho. You’re invited to join in on a $7 taco bar after the tour. The Oasis will be open downstairs for our visitors.

(208) 343-0571

Gallery 601 on The Grove

245 S Capitol Blvd

Join us for 5 days/nights of fun, as we welcome back the 'Ever Evolving', 'Always Punny', "Master of On-Liners" Will Bullas. We kick off the five day/night event with his annual 'vintage originals' show/sale held in The Grove Hotel on the 4th floor Terrace, Sept. 4th (RSVP is required), following evening First Thursday, Sept. 5th stop the the Grove to watch Will create a new work of art in the hotel library/lobby. And last but certainly not least, if you haven't had a chance or enough of this humorous guy Will will be at his usual booth space at Art in the Park! Checkout our website for more details. Enjoy wonderful bites from Trillium and sip on Idaho beer.

(208) 336-5899

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Liquid Laughs

405 S 8th St

LIQUID LAUGHS has BUY 1 GET 1 FREE comedy tickets for FIRST THURSDAY. There are specials on LOCAL BREWS during the SHOW. The FOOD is FANTASTIC! It comes from SOLID GRILL & BAR. LIQUID does food SPECIALS for FIRST THURSDAY shows! NATIONAL TOURING comedian! Great COMEDY 5 NIGHTS a WEEK!

(208) 941-2459

Solid Grill & Bar

405 S 8th St

SOLID GRILL & BAR has LIVE MUSIC, FREE TASTING, FREE APPETIZERS & appetizer SPECIALS on FIRST THURSDAY! SOLID has all your bases covered on FIRST THURSDAY! See ya THURSDAY :)

(208) 345-6620