First Thursday - November 7, 2019

Theme: Boise State Football!

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:

The Alaska Center

1020 W Main St

Art in The Alaska Center
-CHI E. Shenam Westin: Featuring plein air paintings from Escalante, Utah. New beautiful oil paintings of aspens on metals. Hand-painted festive gifts & wine glasses and coloring books for adults! Don't miss only a few paintings left of the cliffs of the Boise River.
-ALLAN Ansell: Tragedy on Main St. A requiem for Hannafins. Complimentary portraits for families, couples, and individuals.
-STELLULA Designs: Beautiful custom gowns and bridal alterations. If you're a bride stop by to enter our giveaway! Refreshments and live models. Photographers are welcome to come down for some mini shoots of the models in custom gowns.

Art Source Gallery

1015 W Main St

“Games People Play” Artist of the Month, Zella Bardsley
The Game’s Afoot in November at Art Source Gallery with Zella Bardsley as artist of the Month. She is a mixed metals and mixed media artist and is also represented by 12 Pacific Northwest Galleries. Exhibition opening celebration is First Thursday, November 7, 6-9pm and closes November 29. Art Source is open from 10 am to 6 pm weekdays and Saturday. Wine by Indian Creeks, music by Wayne White.

(208) 331-3374

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Re-POP Gifts

210 N 10th St

Swell Artist Collective and Re-POP Gifts LLC present: SwellPop! A pop culture artshow. Featuring a collection of new works from:
Carri Sue Anderson, Brighteye, Anne Boyles, Suzanne Lee Chetwood, Chopsy, Mike Dreher, James Fiser, Emily Hanigan, Noble Hardesty, John Irwin, Aryssa Hutchins, Shelley Jund, Jaki Katz, Kelly Knopp, Bruce Maurey, Jay O'leary, Julie Pegan, Adam Rosenlund, Bobby Roulette, Spooky Dinosaur, Heather Sprague, Sarah Terrell, Steve Willhite
Light refreshments. Beer tasting provided by Wallace Brewing.


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Washington Federal

1001 W Idaho St

WAFD Bank invites you to join us for First Thursday - Local art from talented Boise High students, Local brewery, music, and some light hors d'oeuvres

(208) 338-7400

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