The holidays can be the most romantic time of the year. It's a time to count your blessings and be with those you care about most. If you and your significant other are looking to get away for the holidays, Boise is an excellent place to plan that special date. Enjoy music, events, and more to ignite a flame that will keep you warm all season.
Explore the City in the Snow
Boise is a true winter wonderland during the holidays. Visit the glowing Christmas Tree at the Idaho State Capitol or head to the annual tree lighting ceremony at Grove Plaza on Black Friday. Sing carols, join in the candle lighting ceremony and enjoy the kind of magical experiences that make this season the most anticipated of the year.
Holiday Happy Hour
Enjoy happy hour during the holidays at the finest restaurants and bars Boise has to offer. Joe’s Crab Shack allows you to Seas the Hour with many shrimp, beef, and chicken options, with select wines, draft beers, and margaritas available to wash them down.
Cottonwood Grille has perfectly priced well drinks and some decadent dinner and dessert choices. It's a great date spot for you and your honey.
There's also Bittercreek Alehouse and its Low Power Happy Hour, where you can power down with some Boise Beers and Kurobuta Pork Tacos. And if you'd like to extend happy hour, enjoy their late night happy hour with salmon croquettes, wine, and party drinks into the early morning.
Dinner and Drinks at Chandlers with Live Music
Chandlers Steakhouse & Seafood is a distinguished fine dining restaurant that features award-winning prime steaks, fresh seafood, and a great selection of wine. You and your partner can have dinner and drinks with live jazz to provide the right atmosphere for your date night.
Attend Ballet Idaho’s The Nutcracker or Boise Philharmonic’s Holiday Pops
You will be amazed by the performance artistry Boise has to offer when you visit Ballet Idaho or Boise Philharmonic this season. Ballet Idaho presents an interpretive version of the timeless family tradition The Nutcracker. If you're up for rousing renditions of holiday music, Boise Philharmonic celebrates the season with its Holiday Pops concert at Morrison Center, filled with heartwarming symphonies throughout the night.
Visit the Boise Depot
Head over to the Boise Depot, a former train station, and see Downtown Boise covered in snow from this historic location. The grounds and architecture are beautiful, and often sought after for weddings and photo shoots, making it the perfect backdrop for your romantic date.
Cozy Up in One of Hotel 43's PURE Rooms or Suites
The only PURE allergy-friendly rooms and suites in Boise are at Hotel 43, where you can rest in a health-conscious environment. Enjoy relaxing surroundings with your loved one and savor the urban flair that downtown Boise has to offer!
Breakfast or Brunch at a Downtown Restaurant
After a special night at Hotel 43, start the day by treating yourself and your partner to a delicious breakfast or brunch at a downtown Boise restaurant. Bardenay has an array of cuisines and cocktails for you to try while Juniper on 8th and Waffle Me Up also have great morning menus.
Book your stay at Hotel 43 now!