The City of Boise serves as the capital of the State of Idaho. Although this fast-growing city is the largest in Idaho, it still maintains its friendly small-town atmosphere and affordable lifestyle. The city is known for its outdoor recreational activities such as hiking to Tablerock, walking along its beautiful greenbelt, or floating the Boise River which meanders through the city. Boise has a thriving arts and cultural community as witnessed from local hotspots like the Boise Philharmonic, the Idaho Shakespeare Festival, Ballet Idaho, and its multiple performance theaters. Boise is home to Boise State University, which famously known for the blue football turf found on its campus. For entertainment, residents enjoy events like the Western Idaho Fair, the Boise Music Festival, the Hyde Park Street Fair, Boise Hawks baseball games, Idaho Steelheads hockey matches, and much more! Besides these events there is always something to enjoy doing in this city’s thriving downtown or the its plethora of amazing communities.