Wow! Day 1 of Treefort 10 was wiiiild and definitely the spark to what’s to come!
Snail Mail covering ‘Tonight Tonight’ totally smashed, Fungineers x The Colossal Collective wild puppet spectacular was poppin’, Ghost Funk Orchestra brought the Hideout dowwwwn (you can catch them again tonight – 7:40p @ El Korah Shrine) + Sonic Temple space lit up from floor to ceiling!!
Before we dive into today’s festivities, let’s peek into the old memory bank to see how much fun Day 1 was:
Pick up your Treefort wristband on Grove between 12th & 13th from 1 – 10pm to get the party started. Make sure to explore the Treefort 10 souvenirs at Main Stage – everything is in small quantities so snag it up while you can!
Need help during the fest? The Ranger Station has you covered. They will tell you where you can find the good eats, the rockin’ tunes, and so much more!
Dive into all the info here:
We are kicking off day two with Blood Lemon hitting Main Stage* at 2:40pm, followed by a solid lineup featuring grunge rockstar Indigo De Souza, classic rockers Guided By Voices, and hometown heroes Built to Spill. SF face-melters Osees close out the night!
We’ve got everything from pop to grunge to jazz to some funky hip hop at El Korah Shrine* tonight! Boise pop goddess Angel Abaya will kick things off for us at 5pm, followed by super hot Portland duo Methods Body. Get a dose of soul from Ghost Funk Orchestra, then stick around for a jazzy set from Nubya Garcia. Try on some funk-filled rock by Neal Francis and close the night out with funky rap hip hop music from Genesis Owusu.
If punk wasn’t a phase for you either, then you will want to make your way over to Neurolux tonight! Local blues punks Bone Haus starts the night at 5pm, then we’ll roll right into female-fronted dance punk band Mowth and your fav daddy rockers Smoker Dad.
It doesn’t stop there! Catch other outstanding acts at Radioland*, The Hideout*, Lost Grove Brewing*, The Shredder*, The District*, Mad Swede Brew Hall*, Sanctuary*, The Funky Taco*, Adelmann Building (North & South), The Olympic, Pengilly’s Saloon, The Balcony, Reef, and Spacebar Arcade.
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*All ages. To view all ages in the app, go to SCHEDULE > SEARCH and type in “all ages”
Hear stories about a young badass environmental activist Ellen Caminiti at the Egyptian Theatre* at noon, followed by more conversations on the future of our world’s climate & Idaho’s wildlife and rivers.
FireFusion Studio* will be hosting The Gender Tender Experiment at noon with some improvisational music, storytelling, and dance.
Novelist Dane Bahr will chat about being both an indie publisher and first-time novelist at Guru Donuts* at 3pm.
Come ready to learn and have fun at Hackfort, located in the Boise Centre East* (Room 400), featuring an Arena Scale VR Experience brought to us by VR1 Arcade, workshops on lock picking and 3D design, and panels on cybersecurity.
Kick things off at the Hackfort Launch Party 4 – 7pm at Trailhead*, and go to the weekend long bring-your-own-computer BoiseLAN Party starting at 2pm!
A delicious four-course feast is in the works over at The Lively today! There is no doubt that the kitchen smells are out of this world with the chefs that are collaborating on this one. James Beard Award-Winning chef and author, Hugh Acheson, Chef Edward Higgins of The Lively, and Chef Sarah Kelly of Petite 4. This is a ticketed event, so if you don’t have yours yet make sure you grab it quick!
Both Artfort galleries are having their grand openings today! Check out amazing art at the Artfort Gallery located at the Alefort Lounge from 4 – 8pm ++ scope the art at the Sanctuary* Gallery from 5:30 – 8:30pm. While you’re bouncing between the two, cruise through the FLATSTOCK tents to pick up some dope posters, it’s located right by the University of Idaho sculpture on Grove. Walk around to watch murals come to life and SAD BAR will be super droopy on one of those bike bars a few times tonight!
Give your feet a break at Filmfort for tonight’s feature, Anchorage, at The Flicks* @ 7pm. Anchorage is a film about two brothers who attempt to drive a trunk full of opioids from Florida to Alaska to cash in big in the Land of Gold.
This showing will open with a short film, Two-Spirit, about an indigenous transgender woman named Georgina and her life in the desert.
Dance the night away at Dragfort’s Kick Off Show at The Balcony at 8pm! All of your favorite queens, kings, and burlesque performers will be there, so you definitely do not want to miss this.
At noon, head over to Cherie Buckner-Webb Park for The Path To Pose, an upbeat but intentional practice with modifications available for all levels.
Experience mind-body balance between shows at the Sonic Temple Blue at 3:30pm with a special practice featuring live music by East Forest.
Day 2 kicks off our Podcast Stage. Start your day with Story Forward, a season of stories from the likes of poets and punk rockers at 1pm in Boise Centre East. The Boise Bubble will also be in the house giving you the opportunity to experience their wonderful show live and in person!