One of the most anticipated events of the entire year is returning this fall and Idahoans now have a date to put on their calendars.

We're talking about Boise Pride Festival. Yes, it's BACK and an official announcement from the organization has folks counting down the days.

Like most events during the COVID-19 pandemic, Boise Pride Festival had to take some time off as our community and really, the entire globe navigated a pandemic of historic magnitude. After going virtual, the festival returned just last year--this time, in the fall, to give COVID a little extra time to calm down.

While we weren't totally in the clear during Boise Pride of the fall of 2021--there were plenty measures in place to make it safe for the community-- including free COVID tests and "health check" wristbands that indicated negative tests or vaccinated status.

Organizers of the event felt that the fall was a great option--so now, it's officially BACK in the fall for 2022!

Boise Pride Festival will be taking place on September 9th through September 11th of 2022! 

You can see their official announcement, below:

For over 30 years, Boise Pride Festival has served as a safe place of love and acceptance for everyone in our community. The family-friendly, weekend-long event is a staple in our community and its return is welcomes with tons of anticipation!

For more information on Boise Pride Festival-- to donate or learn how to get involved, CLICK HERE

Homeless Idahoans Refuse to be Ignored as They Protest on the Capitol's Lawn

Homeless Idahoans set up tents outside of the State Capitol building to demand respect and bring awareness to their plight.

20 chilling photos of the empty streets in downtown boise during the 2020 Pandemic

This is what Downtown Boise looked like during the first month of the pandemic back in 2019. A friend of mine took these photos with his son as the streets were empty and locked down to Idaho. This is a dark and quiet time that we'll never forget.

30 Restaurants Have Opened in the Boise Area Since the Beginning of Pandemic

Opening during a worldwide pandemic that was exceptionally tough for the restaurant industry takes guts. These restaurant owners took the chance and opened their doors since March 2020.


More From 107.9 LITE FM