When: Sat., Aug. 8, 11 a.m.-8 p.m. and Sun., Aug. 9, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. 2009
The Boise BeerFest put on by Old Chicago Pasta and Pizza is two days of frothy fun. Sample more than 100 craft beers and take some time out from imbibing beer to chew some food catered by area restaurants. Entertainment includes eight bands, a stand up comedian and a childrens' play and craft area. The weekend is full of fun contests, home brew workshops and a charity raffle to benefit The Idaho Food Bank and the Boise River Volunteers.