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Winter Wonder Village: First Thursday

Come celebrate the holiday season at the Idaho State Museum! The museum is hosting the public over three nights to explore Winter Wonder Village and participate in special programming including festive crafts, music, and activities while enjoying the illuminated historic houses located in Pioneer Village.

Winter Wonder Village: First Thursday – In collaboration with Downtown Boise Association First Thursday, enjoy complimentary admission to both indoor museum exhibits and outdoor Winter Wonder Village display. Hear holiday music from the Encore Carolers from the Encore Theater Company. Activities include a wintry-themed craft and hot chocolate.

This December’s special edition of Family Second Saturday will feature a jolly guest!

Join us for this ho-ho-holiday event to hear Santa read “The Night Before Christmas.” Stick around after the story to visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus.
Santa is free to visit with museum admission. You can take your own photo so bring a camera or phone! Donations are welcome and appreciated.

Also included is a Pop-Up Shopping Event with local vendors. Concessions will be available for purchase. All ages are welcome.

Vendors include:
-Beadwork by Rachel
-Vicki Hall Stark Beadwork
-Veer Wine Project tastings
-Idaho Candle Company
-J & A Handmade Jewelry
-Old Penitentiary Souvenir Confinement


Dec 01 2022


5:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Idaho State Museum
610 Julia Davis Dr., Boise, ID, 83702

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