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Boise Farmers Market

Stock up on great local produce and say hi to your favorite farmer every Saturday from 9am-1pm at 10th and Grove in downtown Boise. Fill your shopping bags with fresh herbs, veggies, fruits, and more and get specialized recipes or cooking ideas from the knowledgeable and friendly vendors. Enjoy live music as you shop and get to know the people who grow your food. Vendors include True Roots Organics, Purple Sage Farms, Peaceful Belly Farm, Fiddler’s Green Farm, and many more. Visit for more information.

World Village Festival Returns

Global Lounge presents the 2016 World Village Festival in Boise’s vibrant Capitol Park, June 10-12 from 4:30pm-10pm. The World Village is a three-day Arts and Humanities event that will be host to several multi-national performing groups representing Idaho’s variety of cultures. It will also feature select eclectic music groups from the Northwest. This Dance, Music, Storytelling, Poetry, Film and Food event will showcase our community’s expanding blend of cultural arts and literature, and will invite every resident to connect with their neighbors through a rich celebration of the many traditions and arts around us.

The community is invited to attend this free, family-friendly event to enjoy vibrant traditional and contemporary performances, workshops, art and an international market featuring members of the Treasure Valley’s multi-national and artistic community. Participants will also enjoy an array of local and ethnic cuisine and a beer and wine garden.

Call for Artists – Extended Deadline

Eagle Arts Commission is now accepting applications for Call to Artists 2016. Eagle Arts Commission is looking for wide variety of artists from photography to charcoal pieces. Artists work will be reviewed by Eagle Arts Commission and they will choose 18 artists for their work to be displayed. To apply please go to or visit the City Clerks at Eagle City Hall 660 Civic Lane Eagle, ID 83616. The application fee is $20 and applications will be accepted until filled. For further information, call  208.939.6813.


Capital City Public Market

Help strengthen Boise’s local economy and visit the Capital City Public Market Saturdays from 9:30am-1:30pm on 8th street from Main Street to State Street. Hand-crafted art, local food, and value-added products are staples of the Market. Vendors include Boise Art Glass, Calle 75 Street Tacos, Meriwether Cider Company, Potter Wines, and many more. Visit for more information.

Eagle Saturday Market

The Eagle Saturday Market is a community market  in the heart of downtown Eagle in Heritage Park. One will find an array of arts and crafts along with local produce, herbs and flowers, woodwork, specialty food items and freshly prepared food.  For more information contact the City of Eagle Parks & Rec Dept at

Call for Submissions – 39 Rooms 
Film Festival

The 39 Rooms Film Festival is a year-around, revolving showcase of films presented in a unique venue: a hotel room. Each of the 39 Rooms at the Modern Hotel will feature a select group of films for an entire year. The 39 Rooms Festival will also venture into the wilds outside of our hotel rooms to reach a Boise audience, bringing both local and international films to Idaho. These films contain landscape, craft and authentic Idaho soul. Visit for more information or submit your film at

To have your announcement included here, email for details.