Kick back in Eagle's Heritage Park at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 22. If you do, you'll be just in time for the latest installment of the Gazebo Concert Series! The August concert will showcase Willison Roos, featuring Charlie Burry. Unwind under the stars as you listen to music and grab a snack from on-site food and beverage vendors.
If you're a fan of comics, cosplay or having fun, the Boise Comic Arts Festival is your event! Now in its seventh year, the free, family-friendly celebration runs 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Aug. 24-25. The festival features local and internationally recognized comics creators, panels, exhibits, workshops, cosplay and more. BoisePublicLibrary.org
Beetle Box will perform at High Note Cafe in Boise at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 27. Beetle Box is an experimental composer, keyboardist and solo artist. Hailing from Little Rock, Arkansas, Beetle Box creates original, piano-centered electronic music. 225 N. Fifth St.BeetleBoxMusic.com
Whether you're a crooner or a belter, you can show off your voice at the Balcony Club's Karaoke Concert Series 8-10 p.m. Aug. 29. It's free to the public, and if you want to sing or vote on your favorite, you'll need to be through the door before 8 p.m. TheBalconyClub.com
Japan Day is a family-friendly event to share Japanese culture Sept. 2, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. The free event will feature various performances and displays, such as traditional Japanese dance, koto, lion dance, samisen, taiko (traditional Japanese drumming) and martial arts.
A dinner party takes a turn when the host turns up dead. Clue takes the guests on a wild ride to find the killer and keep the body count from rising. Shows are at 8 p.m. Sept. 6, 7, 13, 14, 20, and 21; 7:30 p.m. Sept. 12 and 19; and 2 p.m. Sept. 15 and 21. BoiseLittleTheater.org
Wrap up your summer with the last date in the Gazebo Concert Series! Heritage Park will be home to local live music from the Jeff Engelbert Band Sept. 12 beginning at 6:30 p.m. Bring a chair, grab a neighbor and unwind under the stars. Beverage and food vendors will be on-site to make it a night for the family.
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The Emily Tipton Band will close out the Evenings at Edwards series Sept. 17 at 6 p.m. Explore the greenhouse or sit back with a drink from Payette Brewing Co. and some grub from The Rustic Oven while you enjoy the live music. Kids and leashed dogs are both welcome at this event.
Walking could make a big difference if you participate in the Walk to Defeat ALS Sept. 21. The ALS Association event encourages participants to fundraise. The funds are then used for research and to help local people living with ALS and their families. Check-in starts at 10 a.m., and the walk begins at 11 a.m. Register or donate at Web.ALSA.org/BoiseWalk.
It's race time once again for St. Luke's FitOne! Options include a 5K, 10K and a half-marathon. Racers of all ages and abilities are encouraged to register, which can be done until Sept. 27. Be sure to pick up your race packet at the Healthy Living Expo Sept. 26 or 27 at JUMP. FitOneBoise.org