Modern Hotel and Bar Events

Renew, Renovate, Resolve Look out, here it comes: Hanukah, Christmas, and the end of 2012, then on to a new beginning in 2013, and a chance for renewal.  To help you cope with the madness, the Modern will host several events, beginning with Modern Resolutions.  Modern Resolutions – December 28 and 29 On the nights […]

Modern Bar Cocktail Naming Contest

At the Modern, we’re pretty good at coming up with cocktails. Naming them…not so much. So we are holding a contest. Most cocktail naming contests begin with the cocktail, ours begins with the name. We’re up for a challenge. You give us the name; we’ll craft cocktails inspired by our favorites. Winners will receive a […]

Sweet Valley and the Modern Hotel

Are you a locavore? The Modern is! It is our goal to use local producers whenever possible. Local producers help us create a seasonally inspired menu, which is fresh and just plain tasty. Today Sweet Valley Organics   delivered a beautiful batch of mushrooms, so I thought I would share them with you. The Modern will […]

letter from room 235

hi there, i am writing from room 235 where i just returned after a very lovely dinner and concert on the patio. i am just so in love with everything about your fine hotel that i HAD to write, right now, and tell you all. when we told friends we were traveling to boise to […]

And the best …

And the best fast food in America is.. gqm.ag/LGOUqc @SteelCitySndwch @momomilkbar @shakeshack @Scarpetta @madcapcoffee @modernhotel — GQ Magazine (@GQMagazine) June 22, 2012  

Food, Drinks and Art!

3 of our favorite things combined with 3 of our favorite Food Trucks… Modern Art is rapidly approaching and what does a hungry art lover do when she doesn’t want to tear herself her away from the awesomeness that is Modern Art? Relax, this year we have your back. Or your belly. The Boise Fry […]

Modern Artists not confined to their rooms!

Modern Art 2012 at the Modern Hotel May 3rd from 5-10p.m. For the last 4 years Modern Art at the Modern Hotel has happened on the First Thursday in May. Back in 2008, Michal Lloyd, the Manager of the Modern Hotel, thought it would be fun to turn over the Hotel to some artists for […]

Flash Mob breaks out at Modern Art

Modern Art 2012 First Thursday, May 3rd Modern Art 2011 went very smoothly for all with two to three thousand of our closest friends viewing the Artists work, enjoying a Modern cocktail and eyeing the delectable food trucks. There were many highlights to this spectacular event, but one of our favorite from 2011 was the […]