TREEFORT 2022:

WHAT TO DO AT TREEFORT

Welcome to the This Is Boise Treefort Festival 2022 guide! Our staff has done the hard work and combed through today’s schedule to bring you our best This Is Boise staff-picks of must-see performances and other events! Don’t forget to check out our daily downtown Scavenger Hunt and watch our Instagram for clues!

TREEFORT 2022:

WHAT TO DO AT TREEFORT

Welcome to the This Is Boise Treefort Festival 2022 guide! Our staff has done the hard work and combed through today’s schedule to bring you our best This Is Boise staff-picks of must-see performances and other events! Don’t forget to check out our daily downtown Scavenger Hunt and watch our Instagram for clues!

Friday Edition

Friday Edition

TODAY’S PICKS
TODAY’S PICKS
TREEFORT ’22 GALLERY
TREEFORT ’22 GALLERY
TREEFORT ’22 GALLERY
TREEFORT ’22 GALLERY
THE FORTS
THE FORTS

SELECT SIX: FRIDAY’S MUSIC PICKS

SELECT SIX: FRIDAY’S MUSIC PICKS

Our This Is Boise music staff picks for today’s Treefort festivities!

Slurm Flirty Worm

Slurm Flirty Worm

“Local post pop punk band , been called “organic” and compared to hopping in a time machine to the early 2000’s. we like to have fun and make sure everyone else is having fun too. from witty banter to non stop rock were sure to put a smile on your face.

Hillfolk Noir

Hillfolk Noir

5:00pm | Basque Center

“The band deems their sound Junkerdash – part folk, part bluegrass, part string-band blues, part punk, and most certainly wholly kickass.”

Prism B!tch

Prism B!tch

10:30pm | Boise Brewing

Inspired by everyone from The Pixies to Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Prism B!tch has crystallized an unpredictable and undeniable signature sound on their 2021 release, Perla.

Magic Sword

Magic Sword

“Magic Sword is an ageless tale of good and evil told through an ever expanding graphic novel with each volume accompanied by an original, synth-heavy soundtrack as well as immersive live performances.

Smokey Brights

Smokey Brights

11:20pm | The Olympic

“Perseverance through troubled times has a subtle shine and Seattle’s Smokey Brights have been shining through these times with songs of hope, determination, compassion, defiance and love.

Joshy Soul

Joshy Soul

Joshy Soul is an artist who finds his stride amongst the things he knows best: art and soul.

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THE OTHER STUFF

THE OTHER STUFF

Looking for non-music activities today? We curated the best of the forts and other events you shouldn’t miss!

Live D&D – Hackfort Edition

10:00 am – 1:00 pm | Boise Centre East (Room 420B)

Come along on an exciting adventure, Hackfort style! Watch as our DM Daine leads a group of intrepid players through a one-shot adventure!

Make your own Treefort Accessories

2:00 pm – 3:00 pm | Sanctuary

Participants will get to design and create their own Treeforrt themes keychain, bracelet, necklace, or zipper pull using the Treefort stamped metal pieces and beads.

Belgian Beer Showcase

3:00 pm – 8:00 pm | Alefort Pub

The unique ales of Belgium use traditional ingredients and methods to push the boundaries & flavors of beer. Maybe the original ‘craft beer’ scene. Sample classic Belgian flavors from Boise to Brussels.

TODAY’S SPONSOR

TODAY’S SPONSOR

LUMOS OPTICAL:

“Armed with the desire to provide our community with affordable eyewear, we gave ourselves a challenge: find a way to offer quality frames and lenses, rivaling the world’s top brands, but for a fraction of the price. What developed out of this passion was Lumos Optical. At its core, Lumos aims to address a simple problem: Glasses are just too expensive! You shouldn’t have to compromise when quality, convenience, and affordability are concerned.”

TODAY’S SCAVENGER HUNT

TODAY’S SCAVENGER HUNT

Every day during Treefort 2022 we’re giving away prizes from local Boise businesses! Just keep your eyes on our Instagram feed for clues and be the first to the prize box to win!

TODAY’S PRIZES ARE FROM:
Honey Pot CBD

Honey Pot CBD passionately stands for wellness from within to help restore and bring back your body’s natural balance.​

We have traveled, researched, and become CBD certified to bring you the best CBD experience we can offer. We personally use these products and firmly believe that CBD is more than just a trend, it is a solution.

Our goal at Honey Pot is to end CBD & marijuana stigma and shine light on the positive sides of the cannabinoids and to create bliss and balance in your life.

thehoneypotcbd.com

PARKSIDE MARKET

“We’re an upscale eatery featuring seasonally inspired sandwiches and charcuterie paired with distinctive wines. Open now in the new Cheri Buckner-Web park in Downtown Boise!”

parksideboise.com

COMPASS GOODS

We put “compass” in our name because it’s all about finding your direction and following it. Our love of traveling and playing games along the way inspired the creation of Compass Goods. Everything we do is about finding fun wherever you find yourself on your journey! Find your own compass and follow it wherever it takes you but before you go…

thecompassgoods.com

LUMOS OPTICAL

“Armed with the desire to provide our community with affordable eyewear, we gave ourselves a challenge: find a way to offer quality frames and lenses, rivaling the world’s top brands, but for a fraction of the price. What developed out of this passion was Lumos Optical. At its core, Lumos aims to address a simple problem: Glasses are just too expensive! You shouldn’t have to compromise when quality, convenience, and affordability are concerned.”

lumosoptical.com

SHOTS FROM YESTERDAY

SHOTS FROM YESTERDAY

Thursday, March 24rd

THE FORTS

THE FORTS

It wouldn’t be Treefort without forts for every interest, from beer to tech to yoga, there is something for you!

ALEFORT
ALEFORT

Alefort is the craft beverage and food tasting component of Treefort Music Fest. The Alefort team is committed to the presentation of unique and high quality food and beverage experiences that illuminate the intersection of craft beverage and local cuisine with Boise’s greater culture.

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ARTFORT
ARTFORT

Artfort is an experience within Treefort Music Fest. Bringing light to the fine arts, performing arts, public art installations, and more.

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comedyfort
COMEDYFORT

Bringing Treeforters laughs, chuckles and snorts during Treefort.

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DRAGFORT
DRAGFORT

Dragfort is a celebration of your best, most authentic self. It’s more than just drag, balls, and queens (though it’s definitely about that), it’s about creating a safe space for everyone to express themselves.

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FILMFORT
FILMFORT

Filmfort is a 3-day festival celebrating the best of emerging independent cinema during Treefort Music Fest. We showcase diverse cinematic perspectives for audiences of all ages, ranging from the enigmatic to the experimental to the off-beat. In addition to film screenings, we host DIY film panels and Q+A sessions with Filmfort filmmakers in the heart of downtown Boise.

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FOODFORT
FOODFORT

Foodfort is a weekend-long celebration of the food and food systems local to the greater-Boise area. As the culinary branch of the Treefort mothership, Foodfort works to bring local, regional and national chefs, media, and culinary experts together to facilitate thinking and discussion about food in our daily lives.

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HACKFORT
HACKFORT

Hackfort is about celebrating all things tech. It’s not your typical conference. We encourage conversation and engagement, and we love providing a platform for people that are doing interesting or unique things with technology.

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KIDFORT
KIDFORT

At Treefort we all value fans from tots up to adults and want to make sure there is programming and places for fans of all ages to discover something new! Kidfort provides programming, promotes integration among other forts and filters the best things for young people to do during Treefort Music Fest. (Fun Fact- Kids 12 and younger can enjoy the entire festival wristband free!).

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SKATEFORT
SKATEFORT

In a partnership with the local skate community, Skatefort is a celebration of skateboarding, roller skating, music and community.

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STORYFORT
STORYFORT

Storyfort is a unique literary and storytelling programming track at Treefort Music Fest. Storyfort is all about great writing and compelling narrative, bringing in top-notch authors, poets, journalists, spoken word artists, memoirists, refugee storytellers, podcasters and much more.

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YOGAFORT
YOGAFORT

Storyfort is a unique literary and storytelling programming track at Treefort Music Fest. Storyfort is all about great writing and compelling narrative, bringing in top-notch authors, poets, journalists, spoken word artists, memoirists, refugee storytellers, podcasters and much more.

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MUSICTALKS
MUSICTALKS

Our goal is to bring the industry’s brightest minds together to discuss the future of music and help artists build thriving careers. Whether you are a new artist, an established artist, hobbyist, music fan, or industry insider, all are welcome to participate in the music talks.

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PODCASTS
PODCASTS

Treefort looks forward to hosting a variety of podcast programming. We love new perspectives, niche topics, passionate storytelling and much more.

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