Ten Reasons to Cheer for Beer!

I can’t think of a better spring pastime than drinking local beer. If that’s your idea of fun, too, come and visit the Modern, where you can ride a bike to some of the best local breweries in the west. Need additional encouragement? Here are ten of my reasons to check out our local beer […]

Negroni Week – Drinking for a Cause

Drink with a purpose this week – and we’re not talking about just getting a buzz. June 1-7 is Negroni Week, brought to you by Imbibe Magazine. Nationwide, bars are donating a portion of the proceeds from each Negroni cocktail purchased, with funds going to charities of their choice. The Modern Hotel and Bar’s pick […]

Countdown to Modern Art 2014

It’s time to start the countdown to Modern Art 2014, happening this year on Thursday May 1st.  This year’s applicants were particularly strong so we are expecting an exciting show.  Last year’s Modern Art gave us everything from the sublime to the absurd and this year promises more art to inspire, amuse and confuse.  Over […]

The 39 Rooms Film Festival

The Modern Hotel Boise City Arts and History Sesqui–Shop present: 39 Rooms Film Festival: All Roads Lead Home, Idaho 5 Films, 5 Filmmakers Saturday, April 12 at 5:00 p.m. They say all roads lead home, and with our first showcase of the 39 Rooms Festival, we offer you a peek at the work of five filmmakers, […]

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 […]

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 […]

The Modern Hotel & the Tree Fort Music Festival Package

Treefort Music Festival

The Modern Hotel is offering three hotel nights and admission to  the Tree Fort Music Festival The Modern Hotel is perfectly located in the heart of Tree Fort Music Festival country in downtown Boise. It is a stumble away from three of the top Tree Fort music venues–across the street from the Linen Building, around […]

The Modern Hotel’s Stay and Play Ski Package

Dang gina, this year stresses me out. I’m ambivalent about snow and cold. But this just isn’t right. NO SNOW. And it didn’t come until well after Elvis’s birthday on the 8 of January. I hate it. It makes me sad and anxious. It dominates my conversations. “I really wish it would snow” I’d say […]

“Be My Modern Valentine”

“Be My Modern Valentine” On February 11, The Modern Hotel offers our guests a great way to celebrate! Come check into the Modern Hotel, attend an amazing performance by Boise’s own Trey McIntyre Project then return to the Modern Bar to continue the Valentine celebration. Act fast.  A limited number of tickets are available to […]

Modern Art 2011

THE MODERN HOTEL IS ONCE AGAIN INVITING ARTISTS TO CHECK IN FOR THE NIGHT BOISE, Idaho (May 5th, 2011) – The Modern Hotel is opening its doors for the 4th annual Modern Art event on Thursday, May 5th from 5-9pm. Over 80 artists have been invited to participate in Modern Art 2011, and for one […]