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Free Summer Movies at Riverfront Park - Presented by the park and KSPS, a series of locally-produced KSPS documentaries that highlight our region’s history. Monday: “Remembering When - Nat Park;” Tuesday: “Remembering Spokane;” Wednesday: “Reflections by the River - EXPO ‘74;” Thursday: America’s Landlocked Navy - The Farragut’s WWII Memories;” and Friday: “Sculpted by Floods - The Northwest Ice Age Legacy.” Beginning each day at 9:30 a.m. Imax Theatre, 507 N. Howard St. Free. (509) 625-6001.

Bayview Daze - Street bazaar, music, food, vendors and more. Downtown Bayview, Idaho. Free. (208) 683-1859.

Fourth of July – Riverfront Park - Parade, music, roving performers, food vendors, adult beverage garden and free children’s activities sponsored by Numerica Credit Union. Opening ceremony; 7:30 p.m., Spokane Jazz Orchestra, featuring American standards; 10 p.m., fireworks show, sponsored by Larry H. Miller. Riverfront Park. Free. (509) 625-6600.

Priest Lake Fireworks Display - At Luby Bay and Grandview Resort on the lake. Free ice cream social at the Coolin Civic Center. Priest Lake, Coolin, Idaho. Free. (208) 443-3191.

Fourth of July - Sandpoint - Kiddie parade at 9 a.m.; grand parade at 10 a.m., live music throughout the day, vendors and stage performances at City Park; fireworks at dusk. Circus today at 1:30 and 4:30 p.m., and Tuesday at 4:30 and 7:30 p.m. at the Ponderay Mall; tickets $18 and $10 at the door, $10 in advance, $25 Super Saver two adults and three kids package, available at the Bonner Mall and various Sandpoint area locations. City Beach and downtown, Sandpoint. Free. (208) 263-7796.

Fourth of July - Harrison - Enjoy the fireworks from your boat, the docks or the city park. Live music in the park from 2-5 p.m. Downtown, Harrison, Idaho. Free. (208) 689-3669.

Fourth of July - Silver Valley - Firecracker 5K fun run 7:30 a.m. registration, race begins at 9 a.m. at Kellogg Middle School. Kellogg Elks pancake breakfast 8:30-11:30 a.m. at the lodge. Parade at noon in downtown Kellogg, daylong activities include music, food, games, horseshoe tournament ($5/entry), basketball shoot-out, swimming pool, and dance followed by fireworks finale at Silver Mountain at dusk, viewable from downtown. Free trolley rides 10:30 a.m.-6 p.m., then will resume at 10:30 p.m. after the fireworks. Downtown Kellogg. (208) 784-0821.

Priest River Fourth of July - Over the Pend Oreille River. Priest River, Idaho. Free. (208) 448-2721.

Fourth of July Pancake Breakfast - Sponsored by the Usk Community Club. Parade will follow at noon. 7-11 a.m., 2442 Black Road, Usk, Wash. $4.50 All-you-can-eat/adults, Free/ages 5 and younger. (509) 445-1433.

American Hero’s Parade - Parade begins at 11 a.m. along Sherman Avenue from 15th Street to Government Way. Music, food and games in City Park begin at 11 a.m., fireworks on the lake at approximately 10 p.m. (dusk). Downtown Coeur d’Alene. Free. (208) 667-5986.

Fourth of July - Lewiston - Free, family event with a children’s parade of wheels, food vendors, square dancing demonstrations and more. Noon-4 p.m., Pioneer Park, Lewiston. (208) 746-2313.

Pullman Fourth of July Celebration - Live entertainment and a 20-minute fireworks display in the evening. Call (509) 334-3565 or (509) 432-1662, if you are interested in donating a pie or other baked to the event. 5 p.m., Sunnyside Park, Pullman.

Fourth of July Concert and Fireworks (Liberty Lake) - Men in the Making will perform a mixture of classic rock and blues before the fireworks display. 5:30-8:30 p.m., 727 N. Molter Road, Liberty Lake. Free. (509) 475-5674.

Fourth of July with the Singing Nuns - Sing with the Singing Nuns. Enjoy dessert and watch the fireworks over the city. Bring chairs and flashlights. 7-11 p.m., 8500 N. St. Michaels Road. $5/person; $15/car; $30/van. (509) 467-0986, ext. 121.


Coeur d’Alene Downtown Concert Series - Native Sun, country western. 6-8:30 p.m., Sherman Square Park, 316 Sherman Ave., Coeur d’Alene. Inclement weather moves the event to the Coeur d’Alene Resort Plaza on Sherman Ave. Free. (208) 667-3162.

$1 Family Film Festival - Spokane Valley Mall Cinemas - Doors open at 9 a.m. and two movies play at the same time (10 a.m.) every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. Showing today-Thursday, “Alpha and Omega” (PG); and “Diary of a Wimpy Kid” (PG). Spokane Valley Mall Cinemas, 14760 E. Indiana Ave. $1. (800) 326-3264.


Hayden Concert Series - Coeur d’Alene Big Band, swing. 6-8:30 p.m., Hayden City Park, 8930 N. Government Way, Hayden, Idaho. Free. (208) 667-3162.

Pajama Storytime Under the Tree - Wear your pj’s, bring a stuffed animal or favorite blanket and listen to stories. 7 p.m., Colfax Library on Main Street, Children’s Area on the Main Floor, Colfax. Free. (509) 397-4366.


Children’s Entertainment in the Park - Sesitshaya Marimba and Disney Music Magic. 6-8 p.m., East City Park, Moscow, Idaho. Free. (208) 882-3925.

TRS Greenhouse and Gardening Tours - Presented by Therapeutic Recreation Services. For ages 12 and older. Learn about plants, flower arranging and experience plant/people interaction. Preregistration is required. 3:30-4:30 p.m., Gaiser Conservatory, Manito Park. $14. (509) 625-6200.


44th Annual Cheney Rodeo - Rodeo shows are today-Saturday at 8 p.m., Sunday for Family Day at 2 p.m. Saturday: 11:30 a.m., parade in downtown Cheney; 1-4 p.m., car show; dance follows rodeo. Bi-Mart Arena, State Route 904, take exit 270 (Cheney/Four Lakes) from Interstate 90 or take exit 257 (Cheney/Tyler), Cheney. $12/advance, $16/door, $6/ages 7-12, free/age 5 and younger; $5/dance. (509) 235-4848.


Deer Park Summer Concert Series - Ben “Preslee” Klein and the Rockabilies, Elvis Tribute band. 6-8:30 p.m., Mix Park, 301 W. Fourth, Deer Park. Free.

Hot Rod Show and Burger Eating Contest - Ron’s Drive-Inn will host a hot rod show from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Great Clips will offer free buzz cuts. The burger eating contest will begin at 2 p.m. The entry fee is $20 in advance, $25 the day of the event. Cash prizes will be awarded. Proceeds will benefit Spokane Valley Meals on Wheels. Ron’s Drive-Inn, 12502 E. Sprague Ave. (509) 924-4660.

“Painted Face” Youth Art Workshop - Presented by Julyamsh Vision Seekers. For ages 10-14. Projects include: mixed media with Andrew Morrison, sculpting with soapstone with George Hill and beadwork with Bobbie White. Registration is required. 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Jacklin Arts and Cultural Center, 405 N. William St., Post Falls. $30, includes lunch. (208) 457-8950.

National Sugar Cookie Day - Enjoy tasty treats with frosting and sprinkles to decorate. 11 a.m., Auntie’s Bookstore, Children’s Section, 402 W. Main Ave. (509) 838-0206.

Fish Storytime - Listen to stories about funny fish, make a fun fish craft and enjoy a treat. 11 a.m., Barnes & Noble, 15310 E. Indiana Ave., Spokane Valley. (509) 922-4104.


Coeur d’Alene City Park Concert Series - The Ryan Larsen Band, country rock. 1-4 p.m., Coeur d’Alene City Park in downtown Coeur d’Alene. Inclement weather moves the concert to the Resort Plaza at Third Street and Sherman Avenue. Free. (208) 667-3162.

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