Chow Public Market and Eatery, a new public marketplace across from Edwards Cinemas at the Boise Spectrum, plans to open in June. Restaurants, tenants and other involved retailers include Aladdin, Good Burger, Bluwave Tacos and Truffles, Etc.
After 16 summers of bikes and beers, the traveling Tour de Fat bicycle festival, produced by New Belgium Brewing Co., will not return to Boise, Idaho, according to the founder of the Boise Bicycle Project.
Madre, a new boutique taco restaurant, opens this weekend in the Lusk District near Boise State. While living in California, chef John Cuevas was nominated for a James Beard Award. He moved to Idaho to open the taqueria.
Big Daddy's BBQ, which operates a Meridian restaurant and the Big Daddy's Meat Wagon food truck, will debut a new Boise barbecue restaurant at 10659 W. Fairview Ave. this summer. Owners Hoss and Khaseta Grigg hope to open it by July 1.
Record Store Day at the Record Exchange, a Luke Combs concert, Earth Day at Whole Foods, a kids bike swap at Boise Bicycle Project and Pickin' Boise are among entertainment events and weekend stuff to do in Boise, Idaho.
Treefort Music Fest in Downtown Boise had its biggest attendance ever in 2018. About 24,000 people attended, festival director Eric Gilbert says. That’s up from 18,000 in 2017. However, Treefort did not see an increase in profit, organizers say.
The headliners at this year’s Boise Music Festival at Expo Idaho will include pop star Robin Thicke, country rocker and comedian Granger Smith, indie-pop trio Echosmith, rapper Baby Bash, singer-songwriter Mat Kearney and country band Parmalee.
Actor Harry Anderson, famous for his TV role as the judge on "Night Court," was found dead in his Asheville, NC home, according to the Asheville Police Department, which said no foul play was suspected in the actor's death.
The Goodness Land, one of the restaurants displaced by the Boise International Market fire, is still serving up Iraqi and Mediterranean cuisine at 6555 W. Overland Road in the Borah Heights Shopping Center. Chef and owner Salam Bunyan is the heart