5 Things You Can do in Boise during August

As the summer of 2014 comes to a close and schools are beginning their school year, the Boise area still has lots of things you can see and do to enjoy the outdoors.

  • August 17th – Festival of India at the Hari Krishna Temple – check out the House of 10,000 flowers and sample an assortment of Indian cuisine.

Hare Krishna Temple
1615 Martha St.
Boise, ID 83706
(208) 344-4274

  • August 30th – Brew at The Zoo – For those over 21 who enjoy sampling micro breers, this will be a great event. Check out this link for more info on the Brew at the Zoo.

Zoo Boise
355 Julia Davis Dr.
Boise, ID 83702
(208) 384-4125

  • Visit a local winery such as:
    • Snake River Winery

786 W Broad St
Boise, ID
(208) 345-9463

  • Cinder

107 E 44th St
Garden City, ID
(208) 376-4023

  • Fraser Vineyard


1004 S La Pointe St
Boise, ID
(208) 345-9607

  • World Center for Birds of Prey – one of the coolest things you can check out this not only this summer, but most of the year as well. Visiting the birds of Prey center is a great activity for the entire family.

5668 West Flying Hawk Lane

Boise, Idaho 83709


  • Get out and enjoy the Boise River Greenbelt – with tons of walkways for rollerblading, jogging, bike riding, or hiking. This is really a great place to spend some quality family time.
Sites to find Boise Activities:
  • AOL Travel Guide
  • Events Page on the Idaho Statesman
  • Downtown Boise Events Calendar

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