Txikiteo’s Dan Ansotegui Wins National Recognition

National Endowment for the Arts Heritage Fellow Dan Ansotegui plays accordion with the band Amuma Says No' at The Basque Center during Day 4 of the Treefort Music Fest on March 26, 2016 in Boise, Idaho.

Food and music, perhaps the two most important gateways into any culture, are two of the things that Txikiteo co-manager Dan Ansotegui excels at; and he carries his passion with him wherever he goes. Now Dan has been recognized for that passion and excellence by the National Endowment for the Arts, who have named him […]

Campfire Stories Sixth Season

A flame from a gas fire pit rises from the center of small reddish lave rocks contained within a large cast in place concrete firepit designed by Stack Rock Group in Boise, idaho.

Now in its sixth season, Campfire Stories began on the patio at The Modern and quickly became a sell-out favorite feature of summer in Boise. The event expanded and moved to Txikiteo last year; all 2019 Campfire Stories evenings take place on the patio at Txikiteo, with writers and storytellers from all genres telling tales loosely organized around a theme.

You Like Us…You Really Like Us!

Photo of someone holding a print edition of the Boise Weekly Best of Boise 2019. The blurb about Modern Hotel is shown on the right hand bottom corner, along with 2nd place Grove Hotel and 3rd place Riverside Hotel in Boise, Idaho.

Votes are tallied, and it’s official: for the tenth year in a row, Boise Weekly’s Best of Boise voters have named the Modern Boise’s Best Hotel —and this year a record 300,000 ballots were cast.