things to do in boise today

Things to Do in Boise Today

Are you looking for things to do in Boise today while you wait for your vehicle to be serviced? We have compiled a list of places to visit in Idaho while you're here at our Boise dealership. This is a list of some of our local favorite Boise things to do. If you have a few extra hours, these places to visit in Boise are all close by. We hope you find something to do in Boise that you enjoy, and we look forward to serving your vehicle needs.

Lucky 13
Using only the freshest and highest quality ingredients Lucky 13 offers original specialty pizzas, fresh salads, unique sandwiches and appetizers.

Cucina Di Paolo
Homestyle Italian & American comfort eats served in a snug storefront with takeaway meals & treats.
Boise Fry Co.
Best fries in America! With burgers on the side, of course. Home of the iconic Idaho Potato, reborn in delicious amazing-ness. Offering 6 kinds of potatoes made 5 different ways.
Bar Gernika
Bar Gernika has been a fixture on the Basque Block for almost 20 years and serves authentic Basque foods, wine and desserts.

8th Street Marketplace at BoDo is in downtown Boise's uniquely historic, delicious, sassy, smart, inspiring, contemporary Cultural District that is perfect for eating, shopping, drinking, browsing, creating and working in a fresh and authentic retail, office, and design studio environment, for those who love life beyond the big box stores.
The Village
The perfect gathering place for friends and family, The Village at Meridian features upscale apparel and specialty retail, fine restaurants and cafes, Village Cinemas, and luxury office space. Designed with European style architecture, the buildings and tree lined village streets surround a park setting complete with a children's play area and world class show fountain with hourly shows choreographed to lights and music.
Boise Co-op
The Boise Co-op is a member owned cooperative, founded in 1973 by a few dozen individuals who were brought together by a mutual interest and excitement in buying healthy, great tasting food for a reasonable price. Today the Boise Co-op has come to be relied upon to provide its customers with a thorough assortment of eclectic items and products from both local and international

The Modern
The Modern Hotel is a re-animated Travelodge located in downtown Boise's Linen District. A space where bodies in motion come to rest in one of 39 intelligently designed rooms with comfortable beds and white sheets for slumber.
Grove Hotel
Ask past guests to describe The Grove Hotel, and their responses might range from "convenient" and "sophisticated" to "approachable" and "warm."  Our reputation as one of the finest hotels in downtown Boise, Idaho springs from consistently being all of these to each guest, at every moment.
Hotel 43
Be inspired at our boutique business hotel in the heart of Downtown Boise. Taking its name from the 43rd Parallel in the 43rd State, Hotel 43 is a premier boutique hotel with the perfect combination of urban flair and cozy décor. Tailored for the business traveler and ideal for relaxation, this stylish hotel is the perfect place to retreat, work and have some fun.
Parks & Outdoor Recreation
Camel's Back
Voted consistently as one of Boise's favorite Parks, Camels Back is the gateway to the Hulls Gulch Reserve and hundreds of miles of Boise Foothills walking and mountain biking trails. The Park is site of the annual Hyde Park Street Fair and dozens of running and cycling events each year.

Albertson's Park
Joe Albertson, founder of the grocery chain, wanted to create an attractive home for resident and migratory wildlife in the middle of Boise dedicated to his wife. In approximately 14 months time, a 40-acre horse pasture was transformed into a carefully landscaped complex of ponds, trees, shrubs, and open spaces that attracts and protects a variety of wildlife.
MK Nature Center
The Morrison Knudsen Nature Center offers a unique wildlife experience on a 4.6-acre site along the Boise River Greenbelt. The StreamWalk and Visitor Center provide a glimpse of Idaho's many landscapes and abundant wildlife. Underwater viewing windows along the stream walk give visitors a fish-eye view of the world.


Community & Points of Interest
In its 82nd year, Boise State is truly coming of age in higher education. Award-winning faculty, students, alumni and staff have put Boise State on the map with breakthrough research and records of achievement.

Train Depot
The Boise Union Pacific Depot is a former train station in Boise, Idaho, United States. It was built in 1925 by the Union Pacific Railroad. In 1990 MK-Morrison Knudsen purchased the depot and renovated it to pristine condition.

Zoo Boise
Located in beautiful Julia Davis Park, in the heart of Downtown Boise, Zoo Boise is one of the most popular attractions in Southern Idaho as well as a living science facility that is home to over 201 animals from 83 various species.

Hyde Park
Hyde Park, also called the Hyde Park Historic District, is a section of the North End neighborhood in Boise, Idaho known for its several popular eateries and locally-owned specialty shops.
The Botanical Gardens
The Mission of the Idaho Botanical Garden is to provide a full garden experience for all ages that enhances community quality of life through plant collections, our education programs, and our entertainment, cultural and community events.

Boise Art Museum
The mission of the Boise Art Museum is to create visual arts experiences, engage people, and inspire learning through exceptional exhibitions, collections, and educational opportunities.
The Knitting Factory
Live-music hot spot featuring weekly rock bands & performances, plus pub grub in a spacious setting.

Discovery Center
Our mission is to inspire lifelong interest and learning in science, technology, engineering and math.
The Egyptian Theatre
Founded in 1927, The Egyptian Theatre is Boise's premier historical theatre located in the heart of downtown Boise.

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