The Film Festival will host special events throughout the weekend where festival attendees,
actors, directors and sponsors will gather to celebrate film, food, drink and music.
In addition to the Opening Night Film and Gala, there will be gatherings at downtown
eateries and lounges as well as a Closing Cast Party.
Opening Night Gala Party begins at 8pm p.m. on Thursday, September 30, at Bardenay,
the Official Film Festival Opening Night Gala Host. This exclusive party features
a catered reception, private bar and will be held in Bardenay's VIP Backroom where
party-goers can mix and mingle one-on-one with Directors, Producers, Actors and Festival
Film Festival wraps on Sunday, October 3, with the Closing Cast Party
hosted by Boogie Woogies.
This weekend wrap-up party offers a hosted
buffet and will be the last opportunity to talk with filmmakers and festival delegates.
Throughout the weekend, festival audiences are invited to relax before and after film
screenings at the Film Festival's Host Lounge, Mai Thai - one of Boise's newest downtown
hot spot for food and drink.
the Film Festival Village to the fullest and stay at the beautiful Grove
Hotel. Mention the Idaho International Film Festival and receive a special room
rate of $84 plus tax per night. Call 208-333-8000.