Ringing in 2018!

Our staff picks are your guide to an amazing 2018! Start planning your January with our prime pick of events. Happy New Year!

Idaho Potato Drop - New York has the ball drop well Idaho has the Idaho Potato Drop. Head to our beloved State Capitol Building for food, drinks, and heater tents to watch the Potato Drop at midnight! This is the biggest New Year event in the Treasure Valley! Make sure to check site for updates, schedule, map, and vendors.

Tamarack New Year's Eve Torchlight Parade and Fireworks - Ring in 2018 on the slopes of Tamarack Resort with an evening bonfire followed by the annual torchlight parade at 6:30 p.m. and fireworks shortly after. Then head into the Canoe Grill to enjoy a casual atmosphere with a DJ, dance floor and beverages for all ages.

New Year's Day Skate - Skate into the New Year with Idaho Ice World from 12pm to 4pm. If one of your resolutions is to try something new, give skating a try!

January Concerts

January Concerts

Randy Rogers Band | Knitting Factory | January 19th
Randy Rogers Band is a Texas Country music group with lively performances and songs that fit the party vibe. Their songs are deep and meaningful, allowing them to be provocative but keep their edgy sound and gruff sound.

Hell's Belles | Knitting Factory | January 20th
Hell's Belles are first and foremost dedicated AC/DC fanatics. This is what we all have in common. We’re all part of a huge community of devotees to one of the greatest rock-n-roll bands in the world. This is who we all are, and this is what Hell's Belles strives to deliver with mechanical precision and passionate fury.

Cash'd Out | Knitting Factory | January 24th
Cash'd Out is a Johnny Cash cover band that formed in 2004 and recreate's music from Cash's Columbia and Sun Records period, along with the two famous live recordings at Folsom Prison and San Quentin. Bill Miller, Cash's best friend, asked the band to perform at the opening of the Johnny Cash exhibit at the Fender Museum in Corona, California in 2007. The band's performances are a great reverence to the Man in Black and is a must see event.

STRFKR | Knitting Factory | January 25th
Since their 2008 debut album, STRFKR has relentlessly toured the globe and delivered their fans a non-stop party. Their most recent album, Being No One, Going Nowhere, peaked at Number 1 on the US Billboard Top Heatseekers charts.

Avatar | Knitting Factory | January 26th
Avatar is a melodic death metal circus filled with powerful sounds and merriment. with the release of their new single, "A Statue of the King", came the announcement of their 2018 North American Tour and the release of their seventh studio album, "Avatar Country". Also on the ticket for an evening of metal mayhem are The Brains and Hellzapoppin Sideshow Review.

Tonight Alive | Knitting Factory | January 28th
Tonight Alive is an Australian rock group based out of Sydney. Tours they have participated in include Warped Tour, Soundwave Festival, and Kerrang! Also performing will be Silverstein, Broadside, and Picturesque.

Elephant Revival | Knitting Factory | January 31st
"Where words fail... music speaks". These simple five words line the top of Elephant's Revival's Facebook About section. The band believes that music can unite in a way that no other medium can. Elephant Revival is certainly a sound that needs to be experienced. Especially, when they fall into their unique groove which contains elements of various styles of music include Celtic, gypsy, folk, and Americana.

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Ring in the New Year in Boise

2018 New Year Treasure Valley Events

Celebrate the New Year with your friends at the best bars, restaurants, or clubs around downtown Boise! Dance the night away! Please drink responsibly and do not drink and drive.

New Year's Eve HOP Drop - Come ring in the New Year with Mad Swede Brewing as they drop a GIANT hop! Idaho is not only famous for potatoes, Idaho is one of the biggest hop producers in the U.S. It only seems right to celebrate the New Year with one of the things that makes their beer Mad great.

Humpin' Hannah's New Year's Eve BASH 2018! - $1 House Shots & $2 Beers All Night! Rocci and the Band will be rocking from 9pm to close. The best dancers on the floor win prizes all night! Plus a Midnight Champagne toast to welcome the New Year!

Turn Back Time - A Party Through the Decades - This New Year's Eve take a journey through the decades at The Balcony Club as the clock slowly brings in the New Year. The Balcony will be open until 3am so you have the time to dance your way into the new year.

Rockin' New Years Eve with The Pilot Error Band - Head to The Reef and bring in the New Year listening to one of Boise's best bands; Pilot Error! Make reservations now to ensure the best seats!

Let's Toast! - New Years Eve Party - Fatty's will be having a come as you are style of New Year's party this year with DJ Slieb playing mixes of your favorite music to dance to all night. There will be a free champagne toast at midnight to bring in the New Year and tons of giveaways. Complimentary hand warmers will be handed out if the line outside gets too long.

This Month's Events

  • The Green
    January 9th
  • Mike Birbiglia
    January 19th
  • Randy Rogers Band
    January 19th
  • Hell's Belles
    January 20th
  • Cash'd Out
    January 24th
  • STRFKR
    January 25th
  • Avatar
    January 26th
  • Josh Ritter
    January 27th
  • Tonight Alive
    January 28th
  • Stick Figure
    January 30th
  • Elephant Revival
    January 31st

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