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26th Annual Seven Arrows Powwow

Sun., April 21, 12-2 p.m.

Showcasing the customs of Native Americans in full regalia, the competition draws performers from all over the U.S. and Canada. Powwow also features demonstrations and storytelling, and vendors will be selling traditional crafts and original artwork. Find parking in the Lincoln Garage; enter license plate number and the code word "POWWOW". Non-perishable food donations will be taken at the door for the Native American Council of Boise. 208-426-INFO

Boise Baroque Chamber Orchestra

Sun., April 21, 2 p.m.

Buy TicketsFREE-$30

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Enjoy an afternoon of music featuring Haydn's The Creation in Daniel Stern's final performance as music director and conductor, with the Boise Philharmonic Master Chorale, and soloists Emily Workman, soprano; Michele Detwiler, alto; Thomas Glenn, tenor; and Daniel Scofield, baritone. 208-297-3182

Comedian Al Jackson

Sun., April 21, 8 p.m.
Liquid Lounge 405 S. Eighth St., Boise Boise Downtown and Fringe


Stage Coach: Playing Bridge

Sun., April 21, 2 p.m., Thu., April 25, 7:30 p.m., Fri., April 26, 8 p.m. and Sat., April 27, 8 p.m.
Stage Coach Theatre 4802 W. Emerald Ave., Boise Bench

Buy Tickets$15

You won't want to miss another world premiere by Stage Coach's playwright-in-residence Becky Kimsey. This unique and entertaining combination of comedy and heart-felt drama features nine different plays on nine different bridges, including the two bridge plays performed on Broadway in 2017. Contains adult humor. 208-342-2000

D’Arcy Bellamy: Pipe Dream

Through May 12, 9 a.m.-9 p.m.

D’Arcy Bellamy transforms steel pipe into abstract, kinetic sculptures. Working in a method he calls “subtractive fabrication,” Bellamy removes material from the pipe using a plasma cutter, adding only space until the work reveals itself. His sculptures reflect many of the principles of Zen aesthetics and Wabi-Sabi, a framework pivoting on the reception of dynamic and evolving imperfection. These finished forms cast intentioned shadows and capture the essence of movement by springing to life when gently touched. With Artist Talk on Friday, April 26, 6-7:30 p.m. Light refreshments will be served. Free, and open to the public. Through May 12. 208-426-1242

Best of Boise 2019 Voting

Through April 30

It's that time of year again when Boise Weekly readers hand out kudos to their favorites in local arts and entertainment, bars and nightlife, food and dining, goods and services, and sports and recreation. The first round of voting March 6-29 will assemble this year's list of nominees, with the final round of voting April 6-30 determining the winners. Get more info and cast your ballots online at 208-344-2055

The Sidemen: Greg Perkins and Rick Connolly

Sundays, 5:30 p.m. Continues through May 5


Nocturnum Live Industrial DJs

Sundays, 10 p.m. Continues through May 12
Liquid Lounge 405 S. Eighth St., Boise Boise Downtown and Fringe


Easter Brunch Buffet at Richard's

Sun., April 21, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Richard's 500 S. Capitol Blvd., Boise Boise Downtown and Fringe

Indulge in an Easter brunch buffet, coffee, tea and juice while enjoying live music by J Miller. Kids 5 and younger eat for free; ages 6-12 $15. 208-472-1463

Paint 'N' Sip: A La Van Gogh

Sun., April 21, 1-4 p.m.
Solid Grill & Bar 405 S. Eighth St., Boise Boise Downtown and Fringe

Buy Tickets$35

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Enjoy bottomless mimosas while you create your own work of art in the style of Vincent Van Gogh. 208-505-0004

Boise Public Library Holiday Closure

Sun., April 21
Boise Public Library 715 S. Capitol Blvd., Boise Boise Downtown and Fringe

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All locations of the Boise Public Library will be closed Sunday, April 21, in observance of Easter. 208-972-8200

Treasure Valley Singles Dance: Buddy DeVore and the Faded Cowboys

Sun., April 21, 7:30 p.m.
Eagles Lodge Nampa 118 11th Ave. N., Nampa Nampa

All welcome, including married couples. For ages 21 and older. 208-442-1970

Mighty Red Melons: Vince Gill, Alan Jackson and Randy Travis Tribute

Sun., April 21, 7:30 p.m.
Riverside Hotel Sapphire Room 2900 W. Chinden Blvd., Garden City Garden City

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Blaze and Kelly

Sun., April 21, 5 p.m. and Sun., May 5, 5 p.m.
Riverside Hotel Bar 365 2900 W. Chinden Blvd., Garden City Garden City


Dejah Devereaux: Sketchy Somethings

Through May 12, 9 a.m.-9 p.m.

Through her series Sketchy Somethings, Dejah Devereaux explores an emotional life in the artist’s unknown future, here portrayed through line and form, each portrait a fragment of Devereaux’s personality. In direct response to the fear of not being good enough and then the surety of belonging while standing in her artistic ground, Devereaux practices mark making on fragile paper to raise the tension between hesitation and action, anxiety and calm. Inherent in the word "something," there is the possibility of anything and the potential for greatness within. In the SUB Trueblood Gallery. Through May 12. 208-426-2541

2019 Boise State Biennial Faculty Exhibition

Tuesdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sundays, 12-5 p.m. Continues through July 28
Boise Art Museum 670 Julia Davis Drive, Boise Boise Downtown and Fringe

Check out recent artwork by faculty in the Boise State Department of Art, Design and Visual Studies. This exhibition reveals a variety of media, styles, conceptual emphases and aesthetics. As a group, they represent significant successes in regional, national and international exhibitions, as well as in numerous grants and awards. Organized by the Boise Art Museum. Sponsored in part by Boise State's College of Arts and Sciences, the School of the Arts, and the Department of Art, Design and Visual Studies. 208-345-8330

Crow’s Shadow Institute of the Arts at 25

Tuesdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sundays, 12-5 p.m. Continues through June 2
Boise Art Museum 670 Julia Davis Drive, Boise Boise Downtown and Fringe

The Crow’s Shadow Institute of the Arts (CSIA) was founded by Oregon painter and printmaker James Lavadour in 1992. This exhibition, organized by the Hallie Ford Museum of Art, in partnership with Crow’s Shadow, chronicles the history of the institute over the past 25 years as it has emerged as a nationally recognized printmaking studio. Situated on the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation near Pendleton, Ore., it is perhaps the only professional printmaking studio located in a reservation community in the United States. The exhibition features original prints drawn from the Crow’s Shadow Print Archive and focuses on themes of landscape, abstraction, portraiture, word and images, and media and process. Included in the exhibition are works by 51 Native and non-Native artists who have worked at CSIA, including Rick Bartow, Pat Boas, Joe Feddersen, Edgar Heap of Birds, James Lavadour, Truman Lowe, Lillian Pitt, Wendy Red Star, Storm Tharp and Marie Watt, among others. Through June 2. 208-345-8330

Higher Ground: High School Artists Showcase

Tuesdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and Sundays, 12-5 p.m. Continues through April 28
Boise Art Museum 670 Julia Davis Drive, Boise Boise Downtown and Fringe

Boise Art Museum's biennial juried exhibition showcasing artwork by high school students in the Boise and West Ada school districts features 52 two- and three-dimensional works of art by 48 artists, including sculpture, pottery, drawing, painting and photography. Jurors were Goran Fazil, College of Western Idaho Assistant Professor of Art; Astri Snodgrass, Boise State Assistant Professor of Drawing and Painting; and John McMahon, Idaho Commission on the Arts Artist Services Director. Through April 28. 208-345-8330

Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure-Boise

Through June 3, 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

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Turn Boise into a giant game board with this fun scavenger hunt adventure that combines the excitement of the Amazing Race with a three-hour city tour. Guided from any smart phone, teams make their way among well-known and overlooked gems of the city, solving clues and completing challenges while learning local history. Available 365 days a year, sunrise to sunset. Start when you want and play at your pace. Sign up online at Save 20 percent by using promotion code BOISEWEEKLY. 805-603-5620

Sunday Funday

Sundays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Continues through Aug. 4

Celebrate Sunday Funday at Payette Brewing, with $10 bottomless mimosas, $3 NFL beer-mosas, $10 core beer pitchers, and Big Daddy’s Meat Wagon, whose hangover burger will cure even the deadliest of hangovers. Play games, chill in the beer garden and sip on cold bevies before you dive back into your work week. 208-344-0011

Jae Yong Kim: Donut Ever Forget Me

Sundays, 12-5 p.m. and Tuesdays-Saturdays, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Continues through July 7
Boise Art Museum 670 Julia Davis Drive, Boise Boise Downtown and Fringe

South Korean artist Jae Yong Kim’s installation Donut Ever Forget Me is made up of hundreds of hand-sculpted and intricately painted ceramic donuts. Kim views each of the donuts as a diminutive painting, with their decorated surfaces invoking the paint splatters of Jackson Pollock or the mesmerizing dot patterns of Yayoi Kusama. Kim’s use of the ceramic medium and his appropriation of imagery by famous painters is a clever critique of the perceived divide between fine art and craft. By depicting row after row of sweet treats, rendered in a brilliant Pop-Art palette, he also explores the global culture of consumerism and invites viewers to consider their own consumption. Jae Yong Kim was born in Seoul, South Korea, in 1973. He received a BFA in Ceramics and Sculpture from the University of Hartford in Connecticut in 1998, and an MFA in Ceramics from the Cranbrook Academy of Art in Bloomfield Hills, Mich., in 2001. Through July 7. 208-345-8330

Idaho Botanical Garden Land Art Exhibit

Through April 30, 9 a.m.-7 p.m.
Idaho Botanical Garden 2355 Old Penitentiary Road, Boise East Boise

Join the Idaho Botanical Garden for the opening of a major new site‐specific Land Art Exhibit showcasing 10 ephemeral works using natural materials by local artists: Elizabeth Dickey, Alek de Dóchas, Dyan Ferren, Michele Lesica, Jennifer Mahlum, Helen McGill, Lisa Pisano, Claire Remsberg, Heather Wright and Ace Zappa. Artists will be present to discuss their work. Due to the nature of these natural art pieces, the display will decay and decompose over time. The exhibit will be on display through April 30, during regular Garden hours. 208-343-8649

Safety, Healing, Freedom Chalk Art Festival

Through April 21

Use your artistic skills for a good cause by joining the Safety, Healing, Freedom Chalk Art Festival, a culmination of a month-long campaign on sexual assault. Boise State students have partnered with the Women's and Children’s Alliance to put on this event. The aim is that the Boise community will gain this awareness by engaging through art made by local artists like you. 208-409-9423

Treasure Valley Reads

Through April 23

This year's Treasure Valley Reads community-wide reading project's featured title is Tommy Orange’s acclaimed novel, There There. Everyone in the community is encouraged to read this engaging story and come together at events to learn and experience something new, be creative, and share ideas about themes in the book. For a complete schedule of events, visit

Art and Roses Fine Art Show

Through April 30

The Boise Parks and Recreation Department and the Idaho Centennial Art Group will be sponsoring the 29th annual event to benefit the Julia Davis Park Rose Garden on Sunday June 2, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. This is a call to artists who do original fine wall art and would like to participate. Deadline for application is April 30. For event application and information for a booth, contact Cherry Woodbury at 208-989-2012. 208-989-2012

Congressional Art Competition

Through May 1

Congressman Russ Fulcher is inviting high school students, grades 9-12, residing in or attending a school in Idaho’s First Congressional District to enter the 2019 Congressional Art Competition. Judges will choose the top three entries and the Congressman will choose the winner. All artwork will be displayed on the Congressman’s Facebook page, where a vote for the District Choice award will be held. The winner‘s artwork will be displayed for one year at the U.S. Capitol and the District Choice Award and Runner-up will be displayed at a District office. Dieadline is Wednesday, May 1. Artwork must be submitted to one of the district offices. Find forms and additional information online at or

Fulcher Meridian District Office
33 E. Broadway Ave., Ste. 251

2019 Latinx Heritage Month Call to Artists

Through May 1

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Boise State’s Student Union Fine Arts Gallery seeks to exhibit Mexican-American, Hispanic, Latin American art. Latinx, Chicanx creators whose original creations demonstrate perfected artistic technique and clear design aesthetic. A curated exhibition, tentatively set for Aug. 25-Oct. 6, will present a cohesive body of chosen works. This call is open to both students and community members. Entry deadline: May 1. 208-426-2541

New Idaho Vintage Market Seeks Vendors

Through June 1
Expo Idaho (Fairgrounds) 5610 Glenwood St., Garden City Garden City

Idaho Vintage Market, an upscale vintage-inspired market featuring amazing regional artisans and curators selling things like original art, antiques, clothing, jewelry, handmade treasures, home décor, outdoor furnishings, sweet treats, flowers and more, is set to launch Sept. 13-14 at Expo Idaho. Vendor applications are now being accepted through June 1 online at Presented by the creators of the Wintry and Summery Markets. 208-409-8282

Rolando Ortega

Thursdays, 5:15 p.m. and Sun., April 21, 1:30 p.m. Continues through April 25


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