Weekly Round-Up 2/16 – 2/22

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


Monday 2/16

1. Subterranean Comedy @ Grainey’s Basement

10pm, Free

109 S. 6th St., Boise, ID 83702

2. Music!


Tuesday 2/17 

1. Author Anthony Doerr Meet-and-Greet @ Rediscovered Books

6-8pm, Free

180 N. 8th St., Boise, 83702

2. Guitar Virtuoso Tommy Emmanuel @ Egyptian Theater

8pm, $32-44, Buy tickets

700 Main Street Boise, ID 83702

3. Tuesday Savings @ the Village: More info here

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

8pm, Free

109 S. Sixth St, Boise, ID

5. Fat Tuesday Party @ Piper Pub & Grill Lots of food specials and music by Soul Serene

6. Music!


Wednesday 2/18

1. Trivia @ R Bar

9pm, Free

1041 Broadway, Boise, ID

2. Seed Starting and Garden Planning @ North End Organic Nursery for you more domestic types 😉

6-7pm, Free

3777 W. Chinden Blvd., Garden City, ID 83714

3. Paella Cooking Class @ Basque Market

5:45pm, $40

608 W. Grove St., Boise, ID 83702

4. Fata Morgana @ Boise Contemporary Theater

8pm, $16-32 Buy tickets

854 Fulton St, Boise, ID 83702

5. Comedy Open Mic @ Liquid

7pm, Free

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

6. Music!


Thursday 2/19

1. Completed Canvas: Winter Fox @ Ceramica Enjoy a fun evening of painting and follow the easy steps to create your own sneaky fox. All supplies and instruction are included.

6-8pm, $32

In the Vista Village: 1002 S. Vista Ave., Boise

2. Trivia Thursday @ WilliB’s Saloon

7:30pm, Free

12505 Chinden Blvd., Boise, ID 83713

3. Frim Fram Four @ Pengilly’s

8:45pm, Free

513 W. Main St., Boise, ID 83702

4. Music! 


Friday 2/20

1. Score the Classics: Alice in Wonderland @ Rediscovered Books Local musicians will provide musical accompaniment to the silent film Alice in Wonderland.

6pm, Free

180 N. Eighth St., Boise, ID 83702

2. Sixth Annual Stanley Winterfest @ Stanley, ID The festivities start Friday night with a beach party and go all weekend.

Fri., Feb. 20, 6 p.m.-12 a.m., Sat., Feb. 21, 10-12 a.m. and Sun., Feb. 22, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Free

3. Comic Cinema Remix: Short Circuit @ Visual Arts Collective Comedians remix the classic 1986 Steve Guttenberg film live, on stage.

9pm, $5 Buy tickets

3638 Osage St., Garden City, ID 83714

4. North End Organic Nursery Grand Opening @ North End Organic Nursery There’ll be local food trucks, Garden City breweries, live music, kids activities and tours of the new location.

3-7pm, Free

3777 W. Chinden Blvd., Garden City, ID 83714

5. Nampa Dance @ Eagle’s Lodge Nampa Beginner-and-beyond East Coast swing lesson from 7-8 p.m. Followed by your favorite tunes for your dancing pleasure.

7-11pm, $5-11

118 11th Ave. N., Nampa, ID 83687

6. Boise Philharmonic: The Heartbeat of Romance @ Brandt Center NNU Cleveland International Piano Competition winner Martina Filjak returns to perform Rachmaninov’s second piano concerto.

8pm, $21.20-42.40 Buy tickets

707 Fern St., Nampa, Idaho 83686

7. Friday Three-Course Dinner @ Basque Market Choose a starter, entrée and a dessert from weekly seasonal and locally sourced Chef’s Menu.

4:30-8pm, $25

608 W. Grove St., Boise, ID 83702

8. Music!


Saturday 2/21

1. Build It: Jitter Critters @ Discovery Center work together to build a jitter critter using a hobby motor. Materials will be available in the gift shop to purchase.

10:00am–4:00pm, $5-$10, plus admission

131 Myrtle St., Boise, Idaho 83702

2. Idaho Gem & Mineral Show @ Expo Idaho 

10am-6pm, $4

5610 North Glenwood St, Boise, ID 83714

3. Feed the Sharks @ Aquarium of Boise

11am-8pm, $8-12

64 N. Cole Rd, Boise, ID 83704

4. Idaho Artistry in Wood Show @ Boise Hotel and Conference Center The show will feature demonstrations, vendors, raffles, an auction and banquet, as well as the opportunity for artists to sell their work.

9am-5pm, $3

3300 S. Vista Ave., Boise, ID 83705

5. Boise Philharmonic: The Heartbeat of Romance @ Morrison Center Cleveland International Piano Competition winner Martina Filjak returns to perform Rachmaninov’s second piano concerto.

7:30pm, $22-70 Buy tickets

2201 West Cesar Chavez Lane, Boise, ID 83725

6. Winterfest 40 Fat Bike Race @ Stanley, ID 

$30 to participate

7. Payette Brewing Presents Gelande Quaffing @ McCleary’s Pub

2-5pm, Free to watch, participation: $10 or $40/team

9155 W. State St., Boise, ID 83714

8. Starlight Snowshoe Benefit @ Bogus Basin proceeds go to funding research for a cure, better treatments and prevention methods for type 1 diabetes. Featuring live music, food, drinks and raffle in the Nordic Lodge.

4-9pm, $11-16 Buy tickets

Bogus Basin Rd., Boise, ID 83702

9. Music!


Sunday 2/22

1. Battle of the Bands Finals @ Knitting Factory

4-11:30pm, $10 Buy tickets

416 S. 9th St., Boise, ID 83702

2. Evening at the Oscars @ Back Stage Bistro The Village An exclusive gala of hors d’oeuvres, wine, food and silent auctions benefitting the Women’s & Children’s Alliance. Oscar attire recommended.

5-10pm, $50/person

3600 East Fairview Ave, Meridian, ID 83642

3. Chinese New Year Celebration @ Nampa Civic Center Celebrate the 2015 Chinese New Year with cross culture arts and dance.

2pm, Free

311 Third St. S., Nampa, ID 83651

4. Frankly Burlesque @ Pengilly’s Featuring some of the best burlesque performers in Boise.

8pm, Free

513 W. Main St., Boise, ID 83702

5. 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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