Boise Community Events
Fort Boise Highland Games
The SAAA (Scottish American Athletic Association) presents their 4th Annual Fort Boise Highland games and Fell Race, taking place at Fort Boise from 9am to 5pm. There will also be a Wee Highland Games competition for kids.
Luck 'O the Irish | Casino Night
Feeling lucky? Check out Casino Night Saturday, March 29th at the Church of the Holy Nativity between 5:30pm and 11pm, co sponsored by the Meridian Optimist Club and Meridian Firefighters Association. There will also be a live DJ, live auction, and lots of great prizes to keep the excitement going. Proceeds of this year's event will go to support the Steppe family of Meridian.
Easter in April this Year
Trying to get jump start on Easter ideas for this year? Check out our Easter newsletter for the latest in Easter egg hunts and other fun Easter activities throughout the Treasure Valley.
2014 St. Patrick's Day | Boise, Idaho
Irish Pub - Downtown Boise
Ha' Penny Bridge Pub has been hosting the traditional main St. Patrick's Day festivities in downtown Boise for years. This year is no different except its all weekend! Friday, Saturday, Sunday, and the official day Monday March 17th, you can join in the fun by rocking green beers and Irish food favorites. Ha' Penny is located in the center of the BoDo Entertainment District with ample parking in the 9th and Main Street parking garage. Join the all weekend St. Patrick's Day Celebration but plan to arrive early! Crowds start picking up as early as 4pm!
Check out Boise's own bagpipes group, the Boise Highlanders, who will spend the day playing all throughout the Treasure Valley, Monday, March 17th. For the truly Irish at heart, check out the Boise Highlanders site for more information on bagpipe lessons.
Head over to the Idaho State Capitol Sunday, March 16th, and check out the Killarney Dancers! The dancers will begin performing at noon. It's a great way to get you in the Irish spirit! P.S. if you really want to continue in the spirit - the killarney Dancers offer classes at the Killarney Dance School.
St Patrick's Runs
Strap on your green running shoes, there are 2 St. Patty's Day races this year! The Shamrock Shuffle at St. Chappelle's Winery and the St Patty's Day Fun Run at Julia Davis Park - all going down Saturday March 15th.