5th Annual New Year's Idaho Potato Drop

Sunday, Dec 31, 2017 at 1:00pm

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Idaho’s signature holiday event that can only be truly experienced LIVE at the Idaho State Capitol! The Idaho Potato Drop is a free and charitable community event that supports local arts, business and charities. KTVB will be on hand, interviewing “Spec-Taters” and live broadcasting exciting new additions from the all-new “Tuber Luge” to the McCall Winter Carnival ice sculpture pre-show in Capitol Park.

Don’t miss the USASA-sanctioned “Big-Air Rail Jam” sponsored by Inland Northwest Toyota Dealers. The first of it’s kind, this cutting-edge snow park combines crank pulleys, kickers, rails and quarter pipe. Bring the whole family down early and check out the all new “Tuber Luge” public high-speed tube sled luge, built by Gateway Parks Eagle.

Eat, drink and dance all night on the multicolor LED dance floor in the completely renovated Cumulus Radio VIP Room. Enjoy 360 degree views of the event, while experiencing intimate unplugged performances from headliners Planes on Paper (Seattle), Desert Noises (SLC), DJ Jett Rokk (Portland) ,Off Center Dance Project and more.

ECCO is providing enhanced lighting for the #GlowTato, Rail Jam runway and McCall Winter Carnival Ice sculpture pre-show. Rocky Mountain Audio Visual Inc. is bringing even BIGGER LED mobile and stage screens.Wrestle Club will be battling for the “Potato Belt” championship in Capitol park and once again, Inland Crane will #DropItLikeItsHot at midnight!

Grown in Idaho is providing a world-class fireworks display and Main Stage entertainment with a strong lineup, including all-star band Planes on Paper and Northwest favorite Desert Noises (special featured guest artist announcement coming soon). Local performances include Idaho Songwriters showcase, Boise Rock School, Zack Quintana, Voice of Reason Reggae, BREAD & CIRCUS, and Red Light Challenge,

Stop by the Big Idaho Potato Tour truck and snap a shot with Spuddy Buddy. Check out custom Idaho Potato Drop merchandise and gear from Sibbz Longboards. Enjoy several fun activities in the free and heated Mountain America Credit Union Family Tent. After seeing the sights in Capitol Park, stop into the food and beverage court to enjoy some delicious local grub at it’s new location on Capitol and Bannock!

Entertainment Line Up:

Headliner:

- Planes on Paper

Main Stage:

- Desert Noises
- Shallow Lenses
- Voice of Reason
- Bread and Circus
- Zack Quintana
- Red Light Challenge
- Idaho Songwriter Association
- Boise Rock School
- Sean Hancock

Capitol Park:

- Toyota Big Air Rail Jam
- McCall Winter Ice Sculpture
- The Wrestling Club

Time: 1:00pm to 1:00am