The Weekly Round-up 2/2-2/8

The Weekly Round-up is your one-stop shop for date worthy events that are happening during the week and into the weekend.

Happening All Week

1. The McCall Winter Carnival! This is a great way to spend a day or a weekend – impressive ice carvings, snowshoeing options in Ponderosa, great food and beer selections. Hotels seem to be mostly full, but driving up there for a day excursion would make for a fantastic date. More information here.

2. Live Jazz @ Chandler’s: Click here for their schedule, 6pm, Free


Monday 2/2

1. Kegs 4 Kause at Payette Brewing Co:  50% of all beer proceeds donated to SNIP’s spay/neuter programs!


111 W. 33rd Street, Garden City, ID

2. Music!


Tuesday 2/3 

1. Boise Art Museum featuring Liu Bolin: Hiding in the City: Chinese artist Liu Bolin creates compelling works that combine performance art, photography and protest.

10am – 5pm, $3-$6

670 Julia Davis Drive, Boise, ID

2. Feed the Animals @ Aquarium of Boise

11am – 8pm, $8-$12

64 N. Cole Road, Boise, ID

3. Jeoparty @ GraineysCompete for free drinks and prizes in fast-paced rounds of Jeopardy-style trivia

8pm, Free

109 S. Sixth St, Boise, ID

4. Real Talk Comedy Workshop @ Liquid: Followed by local comedy showcase at 8 p.m. and open mic at 9:30 p.m.

6pm, Free

405 S. Eighth St., Ste. 110, Boise, ID

5. Tuesday Savings @ the Village: More info here

6. Music!


Wednesday 2/4

1. Trivia @ R Bar: Categories: Fruit Basket, Gen-Eds, 80’s Movies, and Music!

9pm, Free

1041 Broadway, Boise, ID

2. 10% off @ Happy Fish Sushi & Ha’Penny


855 W. Broad St., Boise, ID

3. Comedy Open Mic @ Liquid

7pm, Free

405 S. Eighth St., Ste. 110, Boise, ID

4. Wine Tasting @ Tavern Wine Market

5-8pm, cost varies

3073 S. Bown Way, Boise, ID

5. Music!


Thursday 2/5

1. Valentines for Aids @ Flying M (Thursdays – Sundays through Feb 15) All proceeds benefit SNAP (Safety Net for AIDS Program)

9am-8pm, Free

500 W Idaho St, Boise, ID 83702

2. Treasure Valley Boat Show @ Expo Idaho (5th – 8th)

12-9:00 pm, $5 (children 12 and under free)

5610 North Glenwood Street, Boise, ID 83714

3. Fiction 101 Reading @ Rediscover Books Enjoy an evening of flash fiction, wine, beer and snacks at a reading by the winners of Boise Weekly‘s annual short story contest.

7pm, Free

180 N. Eighth St., Boise, ID 83702

4. Guru Donuts Grand Opening!

6-10pm, Free

204 N. Capitol Blvd., Boise, ID 83702

5. First Thursday Downtown Boise Enjoy art and food and drink specials throughout downtown Boise

6. Music! 


Friday 2/6

1. Swing Dance With Boise State Big Band @ Riverside Hotel Sapphire Lounge The evening kicks off with swing dance lesson by Joel Hunter of Heirloom Dance Studio

Lesson 6-7pm & dancing until 10pm, $5

2900 W. Chinden Blvd., Garden City, ID

2. Sweetheart Salsa @ Knitting Factory Kick off the evening with beginner lessons in Merengue, Bachata and Salsa at 9 p.m., followed by social dancing with DJ Giovanni until 2 a.m.

9pm, $8 (18+) Buy tickets

416 S. 9th St., Boise, ID 83702

3. Wynonna & Friends @ Morrison Center Experience the timeless tales of Wynonna Judd as she takes you on the revolutionary journey of her 30-year platinum career.

8pm, $35-$75 Buy tickets

4. Comic Cinema Remix: Kung-Fu Night! @ Crazy Horse

10pm, $5

1519 W. Main St., Boise, ID 83702

4. Music!


Saturday 2/7

1. Wild At Heart @ Boise Zoo

10am-5pm, Free

355 Julia Davis Dr., Boise, ID 83702

2. Zhoo Zhoo Valentine’s Open House @ Hell’s Canyon Winery Enjoy wine tastings, last of vintage and reserve wines from both Zhoo Zhoo and parent brand Hells Canyon


18835 Symms Road, Caldwell, ID 83607

3. HomeGrown Theatre Winter Games @ Mulligans An evening of mischief, mayhem, drinking, and debauchery! All in the name of supporting local Arts.

5:30-10pm, $12 Buy tickets

1009 W. Main St., Boise, ID 83702

4. Classic Rock BINGO @ WilliB’s Saloon

8pm, Free

12505 Chinden Blvd., Boise, ID

5. Casino & Cosmic Bowling @ 20th Century Lanes 

6:30pm-12am, $5

4712 W. State St., Boise, Idaho 83703

6. Music!


Sunday 2/8

1. Valentines for Aids @ Flying M (Thursdays – Sundays through Feb 15) All proceeds benefit SNAP (Safety Net for AIDS Program)

9am-8pm, Free

500 W Idaho St, Boise, ID 83702

2. Pottery Barn Decorating Classes @ Boise Mall How to Accessorize Your HomeWe’ll share some simple and affordable ways to refresh your home with new accessories.

10 am or 6–8 pm, Free

350 N Milwaukee St, Boise, Idaho 83704

3. Happy Sunday @ Bodovino

12-9pm, food and drink specials

404 S. 8th Street, Boise, Idaho 83702

4. Music!


There you have it, here’s to a great week of fun dating! Know of any other great date opportunities this week? Add them in the comments.

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Author: Date Better Boise

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