Welcome to the City of Trees: the cultural, economic, and political heart of Idaho. Boise is not only the Capital City, it is the heart our great state. On its downtown streets, you will find cultural diversity, fine dining, boutique coffee shops, luxury spa’s, shopping, state of the art office buildings, and perhaps most importantly; a friendly, bustling energy. Boise, Idaho consistently ranks in the top ten nationwide in studies and rankings of “Best Places to Live” (U.S. News & World Report), “Best Cities for Jobs” (Business Insiders), and “Best Downtown” (Livability). There are few cities in the country that can match the accessibility, walkability, or versatility that is Downtown Boise. Boise has been identified as one of the Northwest’s most vibrant cities. The City of Trees is bordered by picturesque, rolling foothills and is graced by a river running right through the center of town. Featuring convenient air access from many US cities and an expanded convention center surrounded by hotels, fine dining, and outdoor adventures— Boise has it all.