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Friday, August 27, 2021   /   by Greg Langhaim

A Guide to the Western Idaho Fair

No summer is complete without a trip to the fair! Although the Western Idaho Fair is coming to end, you still have a few days to join in on the fun. The Western Idaho Fair is currently open and will run through Sunday, August 27th before closing for the season. With just a few days left, there is still plenty to enjoy at the fair from the concessions, carnival games, live music, attractions and more. In this blog post, I will be sharing my guide to the Western Idaho Fair so that you can have a great time with your friends and family.

Live music:
If you were hoping to catch some live music at the Idaho Fair, you still have time. The final act in the Western Idaho Fair’s concert lineup is the multi platinum rock band, Seether. Tonight, August 27th at 7:30pm, Seether will take the ICCU Grandstand for a night of fun and memorable music. 


Carnival Rides:
My favorite part of any fair is the carnival rides! The Western Idaho Fair is full of plenty of old favorites and ne! ...

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Wednesday, August 18, 2021   /   by Greg Langhaim

A Local’s Guide to Downtown Boise

With so much to do and explore, it is easy to spend an entire day in downtown Boise. It is one of my favorite places in the Treasure Valley because I always find something new and exciting every time I visit. With that being said, in this blog post I will be sharing some of my favorite downtown Boise things and places, whether you are a local looking for some recommendations or new to the area, I’ve got you covered.

Hotels:
If you are coming from out of town to visit, or are a local in need of a getaway weekend, look no further than all the amazing hotels located in the center of downtown.

The Grove Hotel
This is by far my favorite hotel in all of Boise. It has such a warm, welcoming interior with very luxurious amenities. On site, they have an amazing full fitness center with a pool and spa that overlooks the downtown Boise cityscape. My favorite thing about The Grove is their fourth floor terrace, which is a large outdoor balcony where you can enjoy food and drinks whil ...

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Friday, August 13, 2021   /   by Greg Langhaim

7 Best Furniture/ Home Decor Stores in the Treasure Valley

Whether you just moved to the Boise area, or you just want to revamp your home decor, there's no denying that the personal touches you make to your home is what makes it truly feel like a home. Personally, I love completely re-doing my home decor every now and then, especially as the seasons change. Home decorating, while fun, can sometimes feel overwhelming. With so many different options and places to choose from, it can be difficult to know where to start. Luckily, Boise has a mix of not only larger, more well-known home decor centers, but also, more unique small businesses to make any space feel special. With that being said, in this blog post I’ll be sharing with you my favorite home stores in the Treasure Valley.
 
Savoy Furniture Gallery
The mid-century modern home decorating style has become incredibly popular over the last few years, and for good reason. Mid-century modern is a really timeless style that always looks good, regardless of the trends. Savoy furnitur; ...

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Friday, August 6, 2021   /   by Greg Langhaim

7 Indoor Activities to Escape the Boise Heat

This year, we have had record-breaking heat waves throughout the Treasure Valley. As someone who isn’t a big fan of high temps, I am always looking for ways to get out of the house and have fun, but also to stay cool. Luckily, Boise has a lot of cool, unique indoor activities, whether you are looking for fun for the whole family, or maybe more grown-up fun. In this blog post, I will be sharing with you 10 great places to beat the heat and explore Boise. 

Treasure Valley Skate
Roller Skating is a great way to get some exercise and have fun! Treasure Valley Skate has a wide-open roller rink, with disco lights, and music from a live DJ at every session. This is especially a great place to check out if you have kids as they host private and public birthday parties for all ages. On top of all the roller skating fun, you can also enjoy arcade games and great food! To see their hours and rates, check out the Treasure Valley Skate website here.


Fast Lane Indoor Kart Racin! ...

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