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5 Things To Do This Weekend in Boise

The Harlis Sweetwater Band will make ’em sweat — even in the Sapphire Room, where the group gigs March 18.
The Harlis Sweetwater Band will make ’em sweat — even in the Sapphire Room, where the group gigs March 18.

1. ROCK IT

Feelin’ gritty? Check out the blues-rocking Harlis Sweetwater Band on Friday at the Riverside Hotel. The Huntington Beach, Calif., group will have you dripping sweat on those fancy Sapphire Room tablecloths. [Tickets]

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2. LOVE IT

Texas singer-songwriters Lyle Lovett and Robert Earl Keen are teaming up for a solo acoustic tour that rolls into the Morrison Center on Saturday night. Fans need to see this one. [Tickets]

3. GET SHELLED

Hop to it and head to Zoo Boise. The annual Easter EGGstravaganza will include everything from egg scrambles to face painting. Also, the zoo animals will nosh on treats. Check out the atmosphere in the the video below.

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4. GROW AND BUILD

The 20th annual Boise Flower & Garden Show blooms at the Boise Centre Friday through Sunday. Or, as I mentioned last week, the 45th annual Spring Home Show pounds nails at Expo Idaho all weekend.

 

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5. RIDE HARD

The annual Vintage Motorcycle and Bicycle Rally and Show is Saturday and Sunday in Caldwell. The main party is the Show and Swap from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at O’Connor Field House. You get to enter a stable of classic iron horses for $5.

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