Mark Music Day on your calendar for Oct. 5. Thats when the City of Boise will pay tribute to Boises music and musicians over the past 150 years.
The 150Fest is a free day of performances by the artists who wrote and recorded original music for In Our Town: Songs for Boise 150, which celebrates the citys sesquicentennial. Performers will include Curtis Stigers, Ned Evett, Gary Eller, James Coberly Smith, and Steve Fulton and Shon Sanders.
The Bieter Ball, a more formal affair with dinner and performances later that night is sold out. The show pays homage to the good ol days with performances by Stigers, Pinto Bennett, Cherie Buckner, Frim Fram Four, Bill Coffey and His Cash Money Cousins, Belinda Bowler, The Boise Philharmonic String Quartet and others.