August is the Bars and Ballads event at the Old Penitentiary come out and join us to hear some great bands.
.The Old Idaho Penitentiary is proud to host the 4th annual Bars & Ballads event Friday August 8. Local favorites Marshall Poole, Mission 66 and Emily Tipton Band will be playing inside the prison walls and doors open at 6pm. The event is part of our Second Friday Series and is $5 for adults and $3 for kids. Crooked Fe...nce Brewing will be on hand with delicious local brews for sale and wine will be sold by the Friends of the Historical Museum & the Old Idaho Penitentiary. Visitors are welcome to bring a picnic dinner, but no outside alcohol or glass. We encourage low back chairs, blankets and seat cushions to enjoy the music in our grassy courtyard. The events runs from 6pm-10pm with last admission at 9pm. Call[masked] if you have additional questions.