Live Well – Work Well – Play Well ... Caldwell
Welcome to AboutCaldwell.com, a locally owned online community guide promoting the businesses and amenities of this fantastic city. Our purpose is to provide information about Caldwell to anyone who may be interested in visiting our city, possibly relocating here or considering opening or moving a business to our community.
Caldwell Idaho is located between Boise and the Oregon border and is the first major city and western entrance as you enter the beautiful state of Idaho along the I-84 corridor. We are the county seat for Canyon County, the second largest county in Idaho in population. Even though we continue to grow, Caldwell still maintains its "small town" warmth and character.
Indian Creek Festival
Caldwell has many activities throughout the year to attract residents and visitors to our downtown commercial area. The Indian Creek Festival, held on the third Saturday in September, draws thousands of people and includes three entertainment stages, a Rubber Duck Race, a Cardboard Kayak Race and a Tug of War Contest across "the creek". The event features a Classic Car Show with over 200 entries, a Pancake Breakfast put on by the Caldwell Firefighters Auxillary, a "Fun Run & Walk" sponsored by the Caldwell Kiwanis Club and many exhibtor and food booths. Other activities put on by the City of Caldwell, local businesses and various non-profit organizations include the Annual 4th of July Parade with Car Show and Fireworks, the Treasure Valley Night Light Christmas Parade, the Caldwell Winter Wonderland Christmas Light Display and the Local Legends Talent Show. If you like the blues, be sure to check out Blues On The Banks that takes place every August.
Other reasons to visit or consider Caldwell as your next "home" are:
Home of the College of Idaho and the Idaho campus of Treasure Valley Community College
Close to several of Idaho's award winning vineyards and wineries
Hunting and fishing along the Boise River and Snake River
Two 18 hole golf courses
Just a short drive to the Boise Airport
Hopefully we have whet your appetite to come to our fabulous city. If you want to know more or have questions contact us.