Redheads will gather at the Old Idaho Pen’s Gingerfest III, the ultimate community celebration of all things auburn. You can play family-friendly games such as “Bowling for Inmates” and “Cherry Pit Spit,” and enter the “Best Ginger” contests for ginger-headed kids and adults. Imbibe red (and non-red) beverages, including beer from Crooked Fence, and graze food truck fare.
6 to 10 p.m. Friday, May 13 (8:30 p.m. last admission), Old Idaho Penitentiary, 2445 Old Penitentiary Road, Boise. $6 general, $3 children 3-12, 2 and younger are free. BrownPaperTickets.com.