The holiday season is a great time to take the family out for a day trip to one of the many family friendly events happening in and around Boise. If you want to take your kids to visit Santa or to see a fun holiday themed museum exhibit, then this article is for you! We have gathered some of the very best and fun family events from all around the Treasure Valley this year. Enjoy!

Idaho Historical Society Holiday Events (All December And January, Various Dates)

We just wanted to give a quick shout out to the Idaho Historical Society and all they do regarding providing fun family friendly and inexpensive events all year round, and especially during the holidays. This year, they are doing several fun events including a Nativity Scene at The Bishop’s House, a free holiday movie night at the Idaho State Museum, and a Winter Wonder Village family night experience. You can read about all of that and more on their events page here

Zoo Boise’s Breakfast With Santa, December 17th

Zoo Boise strikes again with yet another fantastic family friendly and fun event at their location. This time it is a little different. It is a new spin on spending time with Santa by having breakfast with him! At this event you will be able to have a buffet breakfast and have your kids play with a fun Christmas themed craft project and also be able to spend time with Santa. Full details here

Victorian Holiday Open Parlors At The Bishop’s House Near The Old Pen. December 1st Through 22nd

If you’ve ever wanted to experience the magic of a traditional Victorian Christmas, then this is your chance. The Bishop’s House will be open to the public all December through the 22nd. You can view a proverbial forest of decorated Christmas trees throughout the different rooms of the house. Each tree more vibrantly and elegantly decorated than the last with thousands of ornaments, including new selections for 2023. While you and the family are taking in the sites, you can enjoy complimentary warm spiced cider to help warm your hands and brighten your spirits. Hours vary, so please check the event website for full details. Free to the public!

Visit With Santa At The Village In Meridian! Now Through December 24th

There are always so many fun things to do at The Village and this holiday season is no exception. Santa will be there all month long until Christmas, so reserve your child’s spot now! Here’s the full details on their website.

For The Road

Putting together the perfect family outing during the holidays is no small feat, but with a little preparation you can be ready for anything that comes your way this year. Contact us if you or someone you know may be in need of a residential or commercial cleaning service like ours. We can’t wait to hear from you. Give us a call or email us here. Have fun and stay safe out there!