Treefort Music Fest is just around the corner! We’re kicking things off with the annual First Thursday Window Walk and many other events to get you in the spirit.
Just like Treefort, there’s something for everyone this First Thursday, March 5th. Walk around and see how local artists have transformed Downtown Boise with Treefort vibes, or listen to tunes at various venues across town and see a live show!
Here’s how you can get Treefort Ready this First Thursday:
TREEFORT WINDOW WALK
There will be an art walk around downtown with an assortment of businesses and artists involved. Businesses will display Treefort-inspired art from local artists on their windows. Walk around Downtown Boise and see what these artists created!
Boise Co-op + Lance Brown, Boise Co-op Wine Shop + Emilee Rivers. Form & Function + Paloma Link, Slow by Slow + Ashley Dreyfus, Solid Grill & Bar + Casey Pfosr, Java Downtown + Liam Neupert, Boise Fry Company + Finn Merrill, JD’s Bodega + Sean Ahern, West Elm + Mariah Eldfrick, Shift Boutique + Tiffany Eller, Meriwether Cider + Austin Day, The Chocolat Bar + Amalie Bolinder, The District Coffee House + Jocelyne Gamble, Lemon Tree + Indigo Blauch-Chappel, Re-POP Gifts + It’s Me Chopsy, Maven + Rachel Hays, Guru Donuts + Indigo Blauch-Chappel, DL Evans + Hannah Burrell, Neckar Coffee + Hayden Jensen, A Cafe + Annika Willerup, Barbarian Brewing + Jess Tornga, Art Source Gallery + Lisa Bower, Prestige Skateshop + Miguel Almeida, The Record Exchange + Isabel Everett, Neurolux + EJ, Calle 75 + Justin White, One Stone + Grace King, LED + Savannah Culp, Hops and Bottles + Madison Gross, Funky Taco + Josie Wright, Hotel 43 + Heidi Green
TREEFORT WARMUP PARTY
5:30-7PM @ RECORD EXCHANGE
The Record Exchange’s annual Treefort Music Fest Warmup Party featuring live music by Whitacre will be held at 5:30pm. As always, this Record Exchange in-store event is free and all ages.
Enjoy live music by Whitacre before their show at the Olympic and enter to win a 5-day Treefort pass, which we will be raffling at the party! There’ll also have free chair massages (5:30-7pm) courtesy of Valère Salon & Spa!
If you don’t have your Treefort Pass yet, you can purchase it at The Record Exchange!
TRÓPICO 208 ART AND MUSIC SHOWCASE
5:30-8:30PM @ THE OWYHEE
Join the Duck Club team for March 2020 First Thursday Art & Music Showcase at The Owyhee. Music and art curated by Trópico 208.
Featuring music by Lobo Lara, Irvin Brown Music and K-Scheff, and art by Lupe Galvan, Carly Jackson, Bobby Gaytan, Sara Esquivel, Migel Delgado, Angel Ramirez
FREE! ALL AGES! Complimentary food while it lasts.
WHITACRE + THE HOLLOWED COLLECTIVE
7-11:30PM @ THE OLYMPIC
Denver-based up-and-coming mountain rock band Whitacre to play The Olympic.
$10 adv / $12 dos
7:00 doors / 8:00 show
21+ (valid ID required)
All tickets are General Admission with some seating available on first come, first serve basis.
STORYFORT + CHOCOLATE
6-7M @ MERIWETHER CIDER
Starting at 6pm Storyfort will bring in local storytellers and authors to captivate you with their tales!
We will also have chocolate and cider flights! Really spice up your night, because cider and chocolate were meant to be together.
FIRST THURSDAY AT HOME
If you can’t join in on the First Thursday fun, bring Treefort home with you! Buy Timber Giant Pale Ale, the official beer of Treefort 2020 brewed by Mother Earth Brewing Company and kick back with Treefort playlists while you plan your Treefort schedule on the Treefort App. Make sure your Treefort Ready by checking out the Treefort online merch store.