Local craft beer from barley grown at the Shield Ranch, and malted at Sinagua Malt in the town of Camp Verde.
Craft Brew Local craft beer from barley grown at the Shield Ranch, and malted at Sinagua Malt in the town of Camp Verde. © Chris Chappell/TNC

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OktoberForest Events

Idaho

The Nature Conservancy is celebrating fall with OktoberForest, a collaboration with brewers across the country to raise awareness about the important role that forests play in our water supply. Because it’s simple: If you love beer, you have to love forests.

Check out some upcoming events happening in Idaho:

Note: Participants should be 21+ or older.

Thursday, October 3

First Thursday @ Payette Brewing from 6:30pm-9:30pm

733 S Pioneer St, Boise, ID 83702

Enjoy live music and win prizes by answering OktoberForest related trivia questions announced throughout the night! Trivia questions will be asked randomly, so feel free to show up anytime and stay as short or as long as you would like. No registration required.

Thursday, October 10

Paint n’ Sip at the Backyard from 6:30pm-9:30pm

1502 West Franklin St, Boise, Idaho 83702

Paint your own “hoppy” tree and take it home with you to celebrate OktoberForest! Registration only covers cost of materials and is $25. No donation to TNC is made through purchase of ticket. Spots limited - registration coming soon!

Tuesday, October 29

OktoberForest Pumpkin Carving @ Mad Swede from 7:00pm-9:00pm
(please note this start time and end time differ from other events.)

2772 S Cole Rd #140, Boise, ID 83709

Cross two things off your to do list: learn about TNC and carve your pumpkin! Prizes for best “OktoberForest” themed pumpkin and trivia questions! Just bring your own pumpkin and Mad Swede will provide the tools. No registration required.