The Bumble Motors building at 201 E. 35th St. in Garden City, Idaho, will be converted into a mixed-use space. The owners want a restaurant on the first floor. Apartments are planned on the second floor.
In an Ookla ranking of fixed-broadband internet speed, Boise was one of the slowest larger cities in the United States. Idaho ranked as one of the slowest states. How do we get faster ISP options? Mimic Ammon.
Idaho is the nation’s fifth least sinful state, according to a WalletHub ranking of “2019’s Most Sinful States in America.” Utah is the country’s 43rd most sinful state — or, conversely, its 8th least sinful.
Reggae band Iration will perform a concert Aug. 17, 2019, at Outlaw Field, an outdoor venue at the Idaho Botanical Garden. Tickets to the show, which includes Pepper, Fortunate Youth and Katastro, go on sale Friday.
Memorial Stadium, home of the Boise Hawks, will host The Bash, a music and beer festival June 8. It will include Rancid, Pennywise and other punk bands. Craft beers will be poured with complimentary tastings.
The Knitting Factory Concert House in Boise, which closed for remodeling after a fire in September 2018, plans to reopen during the first week of March. Improvements include better sight lines and a new bar.
Taste Asian Fusion Bistro restaurant plans to open in the former Pad Thai House building at 1473 S. Five Mile Road in Boise. Along with sushi, the menu will be include Thai, Japanese, Chinese and Indian food.
Fiesta Chicken, a Mexican restaurant on Ustick Road in West Boise, will open a second location in the old Wendy’s building on Orchard Street. Californians and Idahoans love its tacos, chipotle ranch and more.
Boise Fry Co. and Waffle Me Up, which share space in a Downtown Boise building, plan to open a second two-restaurant space at Eagle Island Marketplace this fall. It will serve the Meridian and Eagle areas.
Things to do in Boise include Cupid’s Undie Run in Downtown Boise, National Pizza Day, a Jim Breuer comedy show at the Revolution Center, a Pedro the Lion concert at Neurolux and Valentine for AIDS at Flying M.
Treefort Music Fest, which is March 20-24, 2019, in Boise, has shared its full lineup. Acts include Shiba San, Acid King, Veil of Maya and EMA. Wristbands are available now; tickets become available in March.
Chandlers restaurant in Boise was chosen by TripAdvisor as one of “The 25 Most Romantic Restaurants in the U.S.” The Daily Meal picked it in a story about “The Best Special Occasion Restaurant in Every State.”
Timber Giant pale ale is one of two new official beers created for Treefort Music Fest in 2019. Available in six packs and on draft, it will be sold at the main stage and other venues at the Boise festival.
Bob Seger & the Silver Bullet Band performed a concert Jan. 31, 2019, at the Ford Idaho Center in Nampa. It was the first-ever headlining show in the Boise market for Seger, a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member.
Things to do in Boise include a Talking Heads tribute band at The Olympic, improv comedy at the Morrison Center, Friday Night Fights 18 at CenturyLink Arena, Wild at Heart at Zoo Boise and Ullr Fest at Bogus Basin.