Upcoming Dates

Weekend Brunch at The Riverside Hotel

WEEKEND BRUNCH MUSIC SCHEDULE

Our weekends offer an expanded buffet, along with hand-carved prime rib and ham, eggs benedict and eggs Florentine, dessert bar, bottomless mimosas and more!  In addition, we feature live local music to maximize your weekend relaxation. 

Hours: Saturday & Sunday: 6am-1pm in the Riverside Grill and 9am-12pm in The Sapphire Room

Live Local music: 9am-12pm, every Saturday & Sunday

Kids 10 & Under; $7.99, Adults: $16.99, Senior (60+): $12.99

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Saturday, July 27th, 2019

Weekend Brunch Admission Price: Free and open to the public

Riverside Grill Weekend Brunch

9am - Noon: Ben Burdick

Ben Burdick performs originals, jazz standards, pop tunes and improvisations. A music veteran of 30 years, Ben has performed and recorded with Grammynominated Rosalie Sorrels, singer/songwriter Rebecca Scott and many other artists in Boise. Ben’s guitar work can be heard encompassing blues, jazz, country, fusion, fingerstyle, bluegrass, rock, and an occasional diversion into the avant garde. His own albums, demonstrate his diversity: “Burdick contradicts the jackofalltrades aphorism; he truly is master of all.” - Alan Fark (2004 CD review of Acoustic Musings) "...Burdick really can play. It only takes listening to him for a few seconds to tell he's a real jazzer." —Dan McMahon, Boise Weekly

    

 

Sapphire Local Music Brunch

9am - noon: Rob Harding Duo

 

Rob Harding is a thirty plus year veteran professional singer, songwriter, guitarist who has played from Alaska to Florida.  He has played various genres including bluegrass, country, rock, western swing, focusing more on a jazz bent as of late.  Rob recently returned to Idaho after having spent several years in Austin, Texas where he played in several bands, sharing the stage with such acts as Asleep at the Wheel, Robert Earl Keen, Texas Tornadoes, Reckless Kelly, Ray Wiley Hubbard, Dale Watson, Johnny Lee, among others.  His recent CD is gaining international recognition and airplay.   Music is central to Rob's life and he invites others to share in the love of it.

 

Sunday, July 28th, 2019

Weekend Brunch Admission Price: Free and open to the public

Riverside Grill Weekend Brunch

9am - Noon: Ben Burdick

 

Ben Burdick performs originals, jazz standards, pop tunes and improvisations. A music veteran of 30 years, Ben has performed and recorded with Grammynominated Rosalie Sorrels, singer/songwriter Rebecca Scott and many other artists in Boise. Ben’s guitar work can be heard encompassing blues, jazz, country, fusion, fingerstyle, bluegrass, rock, and an occasional diversion into the avant garde. His own albums, demonstrate his diversity: “Burdick contradicts the jackofalltrades aphorism; he truly is master of all.” - Alan Fark (2004 CD review of Acoustic Musings) "...Burdick really can play. It only takes listening to him for a few seconds to tell he's a real jazzer." —Dan McMahon, Boise Weekly

 

 

 Sapphire Blues Brunch

9am-noon: Billy Blues Band

   

 

Saturday, August 3rd, 2019

Weekend Brunch Admission Price: Free and open to the public

Riverside Grill Weekend Brunch

9am - 12pm: Johann Helton

Master of classical Guitar, Funky music, Jazz, Folk. Electric guitar, Classical guitar, Acoustic guitar, 12-string, Electric bass, Upright bass...Come and hear guitarist, Johann Helton at our weekend brunch at the Riverside Grill!

For more information on our weekend brunch, visit: http://riversideboise.com/dining/all-idaho-grand-breakfast-buffet For more information about Johann Helton, visit: http://www.johannhelton.com/

 

Sapphire Local Music Brunch

9am - noon: David Gluck & Friends

A dynamic mix of original instrumental tunes in the styles of Funk, Latin Jazz, Afro-Cuban/Pop, Blues, Reggae, Rock and more…The David Gluck Band delivers an eclectic, World Beat blend of vibrant grooves and sublime melodies.

 

Sunday, August 4th, 2019

Weekend Brunch Admission Price: Free and open to the public

Riverside Grill Weekend Brunch 9am - 12pm: Johann Helton  

Master of classical Guitar, Funky music, Jazz, Folk. Electric guitar, Classical guitar, Acoustic guitar, 12-string, Electric bass, Upright bass...Come and hear guitarist, Johann Helton at our weekend brunch at the Riverside Grill!

For more information on our weekend brunch, visit: http://riversideboise.com/dining/all-idaho-grand-breakfast-buffet For more information about Johann Helton, visit: http://www.johannhelton.com/

 

 

Sapphire Room Blues Brunch

9am - noon: Smooth Avenue

Smooth specializes in listenable and danceable Blues, Motown/R&B and light rock. Several members of the group (6 pieces) have performed with nationally known performers as well as circuits in Vegas, Reno and NY

 

Saturday, August 10th, 2019

Weekend Brunch Admission Price: Free and open to the public

Riverside Grill Weekend Brunch

9am - Noon: Matthew Tutsky 

Harpist Matthew Tutsky will perform from 9am to 12pm on our lobby stage during our Signature Weekend Brunch Buffet. Music is free. 

 

For more information on the weekend brunch, visit: http://riversideboise.com/dining/all-idaho-grand-breakfast-buffet

 

For more information on Matthew Tutsky, visit: http://www.matthewtutsky.com/

 

 

Sapphire Local Music Brunch

9am - noon Ashley Rose Duo 

Ashley Rose Smith is a powerful vocalist and songbird. Born into a musical family in Boise, Idaho, she is the daughter of a folk singer. Ashley's voice rolls out with the softness of a harp at times and the intensity of a full horn section at others. Her voice is a vibrant and harmonious force she unleashes standing toe to toe with other multi-instrumentalists in the Industry. The purity of her voice soothes and inspires and is always a joy to the ears."

 

Sunday, August 11th, 2019

Weekend Brunch Admission Price: Free and open to the public

Riverside Grill Weekend Brunch

Matthew Tutsky: 9am - Noon

Harpist Matthew Tutsky will perform from 9am to 12pm on our lobby stage during our Signature Weekend Brunch Buffet. Music is free.

For more information on the weekend brunch, visit: http://riversideboise.com/dining/all-idaho-grand-breakfast-buffet

For more information on Matthew Tutsky, visit: http://www.matthewtutsky.com/

 

Sapphire Blues Brunch

Jeff Engelbert Band: 9am - Noon

If you’re not yet familiar with Jeff Engelbert, he was born and raised in Long Island NY, surrounded by music in the NY Metro area, began the guitar at age 10, and started playing professionally and touring at 19 in New York and New England. After moving to Tucson in the early 80s, Jeff led or formed numerous bands over the years. He’s opened for the likes of Dickey Betts, Kansas, Dennis Jones, Kim Simmons (Savoy Brown). The Outlaws and many others. He’s a 3-time winner of the Southern AZ “King of the Blues”, sponsored by Guitar Center, and 2nd place regional runner-up in the Southwestern US. His most recent band was Crosscut Saw, in Tucson for 7 years.

Saturday, August 17th, 2019

Weekend Brunch Admission Price: Free and open to the public

Riverside Grill Weekend Brunch 9am-Noon: Johann Helton

Master of classical Guitar, Funky music, Jazz, Folk. Electric guitar, Classical guitar, Acoustic guitar, 12-string, Electric bass, Upright bass...Come and hear guitarist, Johann Helton at our weekend brunch at the Riverside Grill!

For more information on our weekend brunch, visit: http://riversideboise.com/dining/all-idaho-grand-breakfast-buffet For more information about Johann Helton, visit: http://www.johannhelton.com/

 

Sapphire Local Music Brunch

9am - Noon: Ben Burdick Duo

Ben Burdick performs originals, jazz standards, pop tunes and improvisations. A music veteran of 30 years, Ben has performed and recorded with Grammynominated Rosalie Sorrels, singer/songwriter Rebecca Scott and many other artists in Boise. Ben’s guitar work can be heard encompassing blues, jazz, country, fusion, fingerstyle, bluegrass, rock, and an occasional diversion into the avant garde. His own albums, demonstrate his diversity: “Burdick contradicts the jackofalltrades aphorism; he truly is master of all.” - Alan Fark (2004 CD review of Acoustic Musings) "...Burdick really can play. It only takes listening to him for a few seconds to tell he's a real jazzer." —Dan McMahon, Boise Weekly

 

Sunday, August 18th, 2019

Weekend Brunch Admission Price: Free and open to the public

Riverside Grill Weekend Brunch 9am-12pm: Johann Helton 

 

Master of classical Guitar, Funky music, Jazz, Folk. Electric guitar, Classical guitar, Acoustic guitar, 12-string, Electric bass, Upright bass...Come and hear guitarist, Johann Helton at our weekend brunch at the Riverside Grill!

 

For more information on our weekend brunch, visit: http://riversideboise.com/dining/all-idaho-grand-breakfast-buffet For more information about Johann Helton, visit: http://www.johannhelton.com/

Sapphire Room Blues Brunch

9am - Noon: The Blues Groove

Five seasoned musicians plus one young guitarrista serve up their unique blend of danceable, blues-inspired tunes.  Guitar, harmonica, keys, and trumpet back some blues classics, but the band also explores both vintage and modern interpretations of jump blues and swing, of R&B and soul, and spice it all up with flavors of funk and rock.