Consequently, some Idahoans think the massive, popular event is being held where Western Idaho Fair headliners normally perform — at the grandstands.
The Boise Music Festival's main stage will be in the northwest section where the carnival is typically situated at the fair. Over toward Hawks Stadium.
"It's lush," says Kevin Godwin of organizer Peak Broadcasting. "It's really nice with as many trees or more trees than Ann Morrison had in that area."
Here are photos of the area — and a map of the festival.