The Idaho Horror Film Festival
Idaho's first and longest-running horror film festival, returns for its 6th edition October 17-19, 2019
Every year, the festival attracts the latest & best genre films from around the world and attendees from all over the country for an incredible gathering of film fans in beautiful Downtown Boise, Idaho. For three packed days, experience an eclectic mix of horror, suspense, thriller, dark fantasy, sci-fi and dark comedy in Boise's historic (and haunted) Egyptian Theatre.
The festival line-up offers more than 60 short films, special programs, guests, panels, and events. If you love genre films, then you can't miss this fest.
In addition to the films, the Idaho Horror Film Fest puts on fun events including the Downtown Bar Walk, Horror Poetry Slam, Flash Fiction Competition, and a Horror Trivia Night. We even have our own beer, Draculager, made with love by friends at
Woodland Empire Ale Craft.
Don't miss the largest beauty, wellness and lifestyle event in Boise on October 5th, 2019, the BOISE BEAUTY EXPO! BBE2019 is a one day celebration for all beauty fans whether you are looking for a little inspiration or beauty transformation. Learn from local experts the latest industry trends, products and resources available to you.
REGISTER FOR YOUR FREE PASS!
Workshop schedule & presenters below.
Panache Hair Studio & Day Spa, Soul Ease, Two Rivers Salon & Spa, A Beautiful Reaction
BUILD, BUY OR FRANCHISE
Thursday, September 26, 2019
There are several ways to become an entrepreneur. You can build a business from the ground up, purchase an established business, or become a franchise owner. Which path is right for you?
This workshop will provide an overview of the benefits, opportunities and challenges that you can expect with different startup choices. Learn about financing options, legal considerations and local resources. Hear “how I did it” stories from entrepreneurs.
Blair Nichol—Franchise Consultant with FranNet
Sheila Spangler—Business Broker at Murphy Business & Financial
Eric Taylor—Business Attorney with Eberle Berlin
Kim Labrum Sherman—Counselor at the Boise Small Business Development Center (SBDC)
Karen Appelgren—Business Resource Center Director at Zions Bank
Thursday, September 26, 2019
10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Includes a complimentary lunch and beverages
Complimentary–but you must register to reserve a space
Zions Bank, Business Resource Center
800 W. Main Street, 6th Floor, Boise, ID
9th & Main garage or other downtown garages
or call 208-501-7573 to reserve your seat
Limited to 18
Community Kindness Day will be held on Saturday, Sept 21 from 6PM-10PM at the Idaho Center Amphitheater. Festivities at this free family-friendly event will include entertainment, vendors, food trucks, a silent auction and a showing of the movie “Wonder” on a big screen!
Community Kindness Day is preceded by Kindness Week in our local area schools, where students focus each day on creating a culture of kindness. Kind things happen when our community comes together!
We would love to have you participate in Kindness Day, please fill out the attached form and return, or register online at http://www.bgcnampa.org/community-kindness-day.html
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September 19, 2019
Buy Idaho Celebrates 33 Years
BOISE, Idaho. (October 1, 2019) –is the theme of Buy Idaho’s 33rd Annual Reception. The event will be held on October 1st from 4pm-7pm at JUMP in downtown Boise. The reception will celebrate 33 years of Buy Idaho collaborations and partnerships in Idaho’s growing business community.
The reception will include a tradeshow and silent auction. Up to thirty Buy Idaho vendors will be on display showcasing, sampling and selling Idaho products and services. The silent auction will also feature Idaho businesses and includes valuable packages including BSU football tickets, a Botanical Garden experience, and a night’s stay at the Inn at 500. Tickets to the reception are $25/person.
This year, Buy Idaho is proud to host guest speaker, Mother Earth Brew Co. owner, Dan Love. Dan moved to Idaho and immediately integrated himself, along with Mother Earth Brew Co., into the local community and economy. Dan has led by example through collaboration with other local businesses, engagement in community events, and commitment to the continued growth of Idaho.
The program will also feature a look toward 2020 with Buy Idaho including a new website, programing, and events.
“Connecting businesses across the state through networking, collaboration, and engagement helps strengthen Idaho’s economy”, said Jennifer Mauk, Executive Director of Buy Idaho. “We are excited to celebrate 33 years of the Buy Idaho organization championing for the success of local businesses.”
For 33 years, Buy Idaho has worked diligently on behalf of our members to provide networking platforms and promote the Buy Idaho message. When we support Idaho businesses, it keeps dollars in the state. These dollars reinvest themselves in other Idaho businesses and services. It improves job opportunities and increases state tax revenues that support public services.
Buy Idaho is community benefit organization with members throughout the state. The Buy Idaho showroom is located at 412 S. 6th St. in downtown Boise, Idaho.
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Come out for a little summertime baseball and support yourselves!
Family friendly fun for... EVERYONE!!!
Tickets are only $11, $5 off the normal ticket price!!!
$1 from every ticket goes back to Buy Idaho and since we work for you the member - it's almost like paying yourself...almost.
Enjoy the American Pastime with a frosty beverage on Thirsty Thursday - June 27th, 2019.
tickets can be purchased at https://groupmatics.events/event/Buyidaho6
Sleep in Heavenly Peace is gearing up for Bunks Across America on June 15th, 2019!
This Kimberly, Idaho-based non-profit is coordinating a NATIONWIDE build day with all of its chapters to attempt to build 2,500 bunk beds (5,000 beds).
Bunks Across America 2019 will unite Sleep in Heavenly Peace's 152 chapters across the country to help kids across the country get off the floor.
This amazing Buy Idaho member needs help! Here's how:
1. Donate to help with a build
2. Sponsor a build in your area
3. Buy a BAA t-shirt
All proceeds go directly towards the event!
Head to https://www.shpbeds.org/bunks-across-america to learn more about this awesome company's mission and how to get involved!
FILL IT UP AGAIN!
We have another top flight showcase of Idaho talent for your enjoyment!
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The Party Plugs will be DJing in the Courtyard!
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Mother Earth Brewing Co. from Nampa will have delicious suds for those 21+
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Louisiana's Soul Bayou will be serving up delicious Cajun food!!!
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June 6th, 2019, 5-9pm
SUMMER FILM SERIES
EVERY WEDNESDAY AT PAYETTE BREWING AFTER, ALIVE AFTER FIVE
Boise Film Foundation's Summer Film Series kicks-off Wednesday, June 5th and will continue every week after, Alive After Five through August 28th at Payette Brewing.
Bring your low backed chair or blanket and $10 cash or card ($5 for children under 12) and settle in as BFF and Payette Brewing celebrate and build Boise's growing film culture!
All ages welcome. (Although we don't recommend it.)
Um...just want to point out the center left portion (as well as the whole picture) of this post. YOU SEE THAT Buy Idaho logo!
@motherearthbrewco has done it again! Partnering with one of the best breweries in the country @fremontbrewing to create their newest 4 Seasons Summer collab!
This is a wonderful example of doing what Idaho does best and sharing it with the rest of the world. This beer will have wide distribution - with the notion that this is PROUDLY an Idaho product!
Cheers, @motherearthbrewco !! We will see you on Thursday June 6th for Concerts in the Courtyard from 5-9! Sure hope we get a little sneak peek of this delicious beverage!
Who's gonna be there?!
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