January 28, 2011 in Features

Things to do

 

Spokane

Gonzaga Symphony Orchestra - Brahms’ Piano Concerto No. 1, featuring soloist Awadagin Pratt. Friday, 7:30 p.m., Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox, 1001 W. Sprague Ave. $10/adults, $8/students and seniors. (509) 624-1200

56th Annual Spokane National Boat Show - Saturday through Feb. 5, Saturdays, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Monday-Friday, noon-8 p.m. Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, 404 N. Havana St., Spokane Valley. $8/adults, $5/ages 12-17, free/under age 12. (509) 991-1002, www.SpokaneBoatShow.com

Eclectic Rummage Sale - With a bake sale, cookbook sale and volunteer opportunities. Saturday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., One World Cafe, 1804 E. Sprague Ave. (509) 270-1608

“Elle” Look-a-like Contest - Come dressed like the lead character in “Legally Blonde” for a free sundae and a chance to win two tickets to the Feb. 10 performance of “Legally Blonde, the Musical” at INB Performing Arts Center. Saturday, 1 p.m., Ben and Jerry’s, River Park Square, third floor, 808 W. Main Ave. (509) 455-8500

“The Dancing Princesses” - Spokane Youth Ballet presents an original production of the Brothers Grimm fairy tale. Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox, 1001 W. Sprague Ave. $16-$18/adults, $12-$16/seniors and children. (800) 325-SEAT

EWU Cellobration: Bach and the Beatles - Featuring various local cellists performing movmements from Bach’s first three cello suites, plus a group performance of Beatles songs by more than 40 cellists. Saturday, 7:30 p.m., Eastern Washington University, Music Building Recital Hall, Cheney. $5/adults, $3/seniors and students. (509) 359-2241

Spokane Youth Symphony - “All Together Now.” Sunday, 4 p.m., Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox, 1001 W. Sprague Ave. $15/adults, $13/seniors, $11/age 17 and younger. (509) 624-1200

Snowshoe Hike: Mom and Me - For parents and babies. Enjoy a one-hour guided snowshoe tour followed by hot beverages and gourmet snacks indoors. Parents must bring a comfortable back or front carrier. Sunday, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., 49 Degrees North Ski Area, Chewelah. $39/adult and baby, includes snowshoes; $30/additional adult. Preregistration required. (509) 625-6200

North Idaho

Coeur d’Alene Music Walk - Stroll through downtown Coeur d’Alene and enjoy live musical performances from local favorites. Friday, 5-8 p.m., Coeur d’Alene. Free. (208) 292-1629

Banff Mountain Film Festival - Mountain-themed films from the Canadian festival. Proceeds benefit the Satipo Kids Project, which funds 38 school-age children from Peru to attend elementary school. Today-Saturday (different films each day), 7 p.m., Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., Sandpoint. $12/advance, $15/door. (208) 661-3857

Coeur d’Alene Symphony Orchestra - Irish music and dance featuring An Dochas, the Haran Irish Dancers and Michael Londra. Saturday, 2 p.m., Lake City Community Church, 6000 N. Ramsey Road, Coeur d’Alene. $20/adults, $15/seniors, $5/students/children. (208) 765-3833

USA Dance - Celebrating 10th anniversary with country two-step lesson taught by a professional dance instructor from 7-8 p.m., followed by general dancing from 8-10 p.m. Saturday, Sandpoint Community Hall, 204 S. First Ave. (across from the county courthouse), Sandpoint. $9/adults, $5/students. (208) 699-0421

JazzNIC - Featuring the NIC Jazz Ensemble. Tuesday, 7:30 p.m., North Idaho College, Boswell Hall, 1000 W. Garden Ave., Coeur d’Alene. Free. (208) 769-7764


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