2016 Boise Thanksgiving Events
Our staff picks are sure to help you feel the holiday spirit! Start planning your Boise Thanksgiving and Christmas schedule with your family, friends, and neighbors!
Boise Holiday Parade - The Boise Holiday Parade starts on Jefferson and 10th Street. Make sure to bundle up and bring the whole family to kick off the holiday season! November 19th at 9:45AM. View the parade route online and plan your visit downtown. This year's Grand Marshall is Marcellus Brown, Professor of Music at BSU.
Idaho Food Bank Empty Bowls 2016 - Enjoy delicious soup prepared by local restaurants in a bowl hand-crafted by local artisans, amateur artists, and studios on November 25th from 11AM to 2PM at Boise Centre on the Grove. The funds raised by this event helps to provide free food assistance to those badly in need this winter. There will be more than 3,000 bowls to choose from, and bowls start at $10. Free parking in downtown Boise on Friday.
Winter Garden aGlow - Held at the beautiful Idaho Botanical Garden, don't miss out on this holiday display of over 300,000 glorious lights. Holiday lights in downtown Boise can be viewed from the upper garden. Enjoy this beautiful event on November 24th to January 1st from 6PM to 8:30PM. Special guests Santa and his reindeer Prancer will visit from the North Pole select nights and the Holiday Express!