August 23, 2013 in Features, Seven

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Bonner County Fair Continues through Saturday. This year’s theme is “Dr. Seuss is on the Loose.” Bonner County Fairgrounds, 4203 N. Boyer Road, Sandpoint. (208) 263-8414.

North Idaho Fair and Rodeo Continues through Sunday. 2013 theme is “Everything Under the Sun.” Family fun and entertainment, with live music, carnival rides and games, food vendors, arts and crafts, livestock, contests and community exhibits. Gates open daily at 9 a.m. Buildings open 10 a.m.-10 p.m. today and Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday. Kootenai County Fairgrounds, 4056 N. Government Way. (208) 765-4969.

Northeast Washington Fair Continues through Sunday.Today and Saturday, 9 a.m.-9 p.m.; Sunday, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Northeast Washington Fairgrounds, 317 W. Astor Ave., Colville. $7/adults, $5/ages 7-17 and seniors, free/age 6 and younger. (509) 684-2585.

Spokane Indians Baseball All weekday games at 6:30 p.m., today vs. Tri-City Dust Devils; Wednesday vs. Everett AquaSox; Thursday vs. Everett AquaSox, Avista Stadium, 602 N. Havana St., Spokane Valley. $5-$11. (509) 535-2922.

Palousafest Annual fall kickoff event. The event continues into the night with a concert featuring Eric Hutchinson with opening act Runaway Symphony at 7 p.m. Free. Saturday, 5-10 p.m., Theophilius Tower, 1001 Paradise Creek St., Moscow. Free. (208) 885-7251.

Summer Festival in the Park Annual community event sponsored by Eastpoint Church. Outdoor service, live music, kids activities and free snow cones. Visit Sunday, 11 a.m., Pavillion Park, 727 N. Molter Road, Liberty Lake. Free. (509) 533-6800.

Hometown Revival The Pataha Flour Mill’s 16th annual old-time gospel sing. Bring a dish to share. Sunday, 3 p.m., Pataha Flour Mill, 50 Hutchens Hill Road, Pomeroy, Wash. (509) 843-3799.

Spokane Falls Northwest Indian Encampment Market & Pow wow Continues through Saturday. Watch and participate in traditional dancing, and buy and trade handmade arts and crafts. There will be a variety of vendors throughout the weekend. Riverfront Park Lilac Bowl, 507 N. Howard St. Free. (509) 325-5502.

Blanchard Old Timers Day See demonstrations of old-time crafts, such as jam preserving, soap making and quilting. Watch the Gary and Judy Ulrich Mule Team, visit the Poirier Museum, take a self-guided tour of historical places in Blanchard, and enjoy wine and cheese tasting and a Harvest Dinner. Music provided by George Brunner. Saturday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m., Blanchard Grange, 36 Mason Ave., Blanchard. Free. Dinner is $5/person or $10/family. (208) 437-4380 or (208) 437-0348.

BeGin! The MAC’s Friday after-work party returns. In conjunction with the SPOMa exhibit, the retro band Spare Parts will perform on the front lawn. Bring chairs and blankets. The exhibit galleries will be open for viewing. No-host bar. Today, 6-9 p.m., Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture, 2316 W. First Ave. Free. (509) 363-5344.

Family Fun Fair A fun and interactive family event to help support Mission Community Outreach Center. Free barbecue and Jimmy John’s mini subs, obstacle course, vendors, raffle prizes, Disney princesses, free kids haircuts, martial arts demos, face painting and more. Accepting monetary donations or donations of new socks and underwear for Mission Community Outreach Center. Today, 4 p.m., River City Chiropractic, 615 N. Sullivan Road, Suite B, Spokane Valley. Free. (509) 241-3088.

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