The warmer temperatures are here, so it's time to go have a little fun outdoors! Here are my top 3 picks of family-friendly events happening around the Treasure Valley:

 

  • 1

    Emmett Cherry Festival

    While this is just outside the Treasure Valley, the 85th Annual Emmett Cherry Festival is definitely worth the drive!

    The FREE festival started yesterday and will continue through Saturday, June 15. CLICK HERE for a full list of events. Here are some highlights:

    • Emmett Cherry Festival Train Show
    • Cherry Festival Children's Parade
    • Cherry Pie Eating Contest
    • Emmett Lions Car Show
    • Cherry Festival Parade
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  • 2

    Boise Ice Cream Festival - Grand Tasting

    For a few weeks, restaurants and ice cream shops from all over the Treasure Valley have been participating in various events for The Boise Ice Cream Festival. The culminating event - The Grand Tasting - will take place this Saturday, June 15 at the J.U.M.P. building in downtown Boise.

    There will be "200 flavors of mostly locally made ice cream, gelato, and frozen treats all under one roof". With your ticket purchase, you'll be able to taste 120 of those flavors! There are three different sessions to choose from, get your tickets HERE.

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    Kids FUN In the Park

    Kleiner Park will be the place to be tomorrow night!  PreHab Health & Performance in Boise is hosting a 'Kids FUN In the Park' event at Kleiner Park in Meridian from 5 p.m. - 9 p.m.

    They will have a fun water balloon fight for kiddos in three different age groups and fun activities for the whole family!

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