Idaho’s beautiful capital city has a lot to offer! Here are just a few of the things you can do while in Boise this summer.

Food and Culture

Downtown Boise is home to tons of breweries, restaurants, museums, and historical sites.

  • Restaurant Row: A section 8th Street known as Restaurant Row is a great place to explore, eat, and grab a drink! Check out a list of Boise Happy Hours here.
  • Museums: There are several museums and historical sites to check out right in Downtown Boise like The Boise Art Museum, the Basque Center, and the Idaho State Museum to name a few. See the full list here.
  • Tours: There are tons of ways to get out and see what Boise has to offer! Try a Trolley Tour, Walking Tour, Food Experience, or even a hot air balloon ride!

Outdoor Activities

  • Whitewater Rafting: Get your blood pumping with a rafting trip down the Payette River! Check out the different trips here.
  • Float the Boise River: Rent a tube and leisurely float down the river- click here for the info.
  • Bike Downtown Boise: Whether you want to pedal around town stopping for food and drinks or take in the stunning views, Boise has bike rentals and tours for you. Find all the cycling-related info here.

Our Top Picks

  • Visit the Boise Fry Company: This restaurant uses locally sourced potatoes to make any kind of fry you could want- you choose the potato, the cut, the seasoning, and the sauce. And it’s only half a mile from our venue!
  • Culinary and Cultural Tour of Boise: On this walking tour through the Idaho capital, you’ll make stops at six or more restaurants, markets, and other Boise favorites! Click here for info.
  • Ride to Garden City: Garden City is filled with wineries, breweries, parks, art studios, and more. Jump on a Boise Green Bike and enjoy the easy 15-minute Greenbelt ride! Click here for more.

Photos courtesy of Boise Convention & Visitors Bureau