Thursday, 05 September 2013 00:00

Visit the Great City of Boise

Boise, Idaho, offers many events for visitors and residents alike. This city is known for its diverse mix of boutiques and galleries for great shopping opportunities, as well as fine dining and ethnic cuisine to fit any taste. Boise also hosts many events throughout the year for people of all ages to enjoy. The city of Boise now introduces the Alive After Five concert series events. These concerts take place every week on Wednesday through September 4, 2013. This favorite summer concert series is held in the Grove Plaza in downtown Boise. Not only do visitors get to listen to live music, they also get access to delicious food and cool beverages served by a wide variety of vendors. Visitors are encouraged to cool off in the fountain, dance the night away, or simply sit back and enjoy the show.

Attend Alive After Five

This Wednesday, September 4, 2013, you get the opportunity to attend the final concert of the summer. The concert starts at 5 pm and will run until 8 pm. No tickets are needed because this concert is free, making it a great event to attend with the entire family. The featured group for this final concert is CJ Chenier and the Red Hot Louisiana Band. This group will close the summer festivities with a bang, playing zydeco and blues style music. The lead singer, CJ Chenier, is a master accordionist and zydeco singer. He was even named the “Crown Prince of Zydeco” by the Boston Globe and the “best living zydeco singer and accordionist” by Living Blues magazine. This band will be aiming to impress with a wide range of music, including blues, R&B, swamp pop, and country. No matter what your musical tastes are, you’ll enjoy listening to this Red Hot band.