The temps have finally dropped, and now it really is feeling like the Holiday Season is right around the corner. Yes Christmas is close, and the City of Boise is dressed up and ready to entertain. Here are few great events that you and your family can plan for.


My family is ALL about Christmas, so when the chance comes to take them out on the town to see the city and get in the spirit we are all about it. Here is a list of events coming up that you can plan your weekends around.

Boise Downtown Tree Lighting Ceremony on the Grove. Friday November 25th 5:30 to 7:30 : 

The Giving Tree To Benefit Woman's and Children's Alliance.  Friday November 25 to December 19th

First Thursday Thursday December 1st 5 to 9 PM. Experience First Thursday in Experience Downtown Boise at its finest as retailers, galleries, and restaurants entertain you with a variety of mini-events, including the Winter Window Gallery Stroll.

Downtown Carriage Rides from 4 till 9 PM every Friday and Saturday from November 25th till December 17th.  Rides depart from 901 W Bannock St. (corner of 9th and Bannock) Courtesy of Washington Trust Bank

St.Al's Festival of Trees.  November 23 till November 27th During Thanksgiving week, Boise Centre becomes home to a wonderland of holiday beauty that is enhanced by a series of special events designed to please people of all ages.