INCA Dinner-House Bistro Event - Enjoy student-designed menu items, seasonal ingredients and local products, student-crafted European bistro-style desserts, and choice of wine accompaniment. Choose from seating times at 5:30, 6, 6:30 and 7 p.m. Reservations required. Friday and Saturday, Orlando’s, Spokane Community College, 1810 N. Greene St. $35; $50/with wine. (509) 533-7283.
SupperClub Showcase Dinner/Dance - Enjoy the culinary talents of chef Colby Weiler from Clinkerdagger for a special three-course gourmet dinner/dessert; appetizers available as well. Dinner served 4:30-8 p.m.; dance lesson from 6-7 p.m.; and dancing from 7-9 p.m. with MCJO Big Band Orchestra. Reservations requested. June 8, Sons of Norway Hall, 6710 Country N. Homes Blvd. $10/dance only; $30/dinner and dance. (509) 599-5934.
Spokane Tribal College Dinner and Art Auction - Raising funds for the college student organizations. Wear your best ribbon shirt and wing dress. Silent auction at 6 p.m., dinner at 7 p.m. and live auction at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Wellpinit Long House, Wellpinit, Wash. $5-$10. (509) 326-1700.
“American Dream? (As Time Goes By)”- Dinner theater presented by Northwoods Performing Arts. Dates and menus include: Friday and Saturday, ham dinner by Owen’s Catering; Tuesday, show only, no dinner will be served; June 15-16, barbecue pork ribs and chicken dinner by Skeyes the Limit. Dinner begins at 6:30 p.m.; show starts at 7:30 p.m. Tickets available at Seebers Drug Store in Newport, Wash., or by calling (208) 448-1294. Circle Moon Theater, Highway 211 off Highway 2, Newport, Wash. $20/dinner and show; Show-only tickets: $12/adults, $10/seniors and children.
Chili Cook-Off - Marketgoers will be able to taste and pick their favorite for a People’s Choice award. Professional tasters will judge the winners and award prizes of $100 for first place, $75 for second and $50 for third. A trophy will also be awarded for the chili with the most original theme. Saturday, Spokane Public Market, 24 W. Second Ave. $10. (509) 289-0708.
Pig in the Park - Enjoy barbecue pork and turkey with all the fixings from noon until the food is gone. Craft and trade fair will be 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, Harrison City Park, Harrison, Idaho. Lunch: $10/adults, $5/age 16 and younger. (208) 689-9789.
The Tastiest Catch - Capt. Keith Colburn, from the Wizard and “Deadliest Catch,” will meet and greet fans. Ticket price also includes a full crab boil buffet dinner, a Wizard T-shirt, a pint glass, an autographed card and a drink ticket. Saturday, 4 p.m., Northern Quest Casino, Pend Oreille Pavilion, 100 N. Hayford Road, Airway Heights. $47. (877) 777-5252.
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