Manito Park Bench Live Music Series Today: Kosher Red Hot. 5:30-7:30 p.m., Manito Park Bench, 1928 S. Tekoa St. Free.
Paul Thorn Concert KPND Radio. Today, 8 p.m., Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., Sandpoint. $20/advance; $25/door. (208) 263-9191.
Forgotten Freight and Aug Gehts Playing at 9:30 a.m. and 11:45 a.m. during the Moscow Farmers Market. Saturday, Friendship Square, Moscow. Free. (208) 883-7036.
Live Music at Huckleberry’s Saturday: Tommy G. 7-9 p.m., Huckleberry’s Natural Market, 926 S. Monroe St. Free. (509) 624-1349.
Sunday Concerts on the Cliff This week: Big Mumbo Blues Band. Lawn chairs or blankets are encouraged. Local food vendors will be on site. Age 21 and older. 5:30 p.m., Arbor Crest Wine Cellars, 4705 N. Fruit Hill Road, Spokane Valley. $5/concert; $40/10 individuals; $50/table for 8; $60/table for 10. (509) 927-9463.
Coeur d’Alene City Park Concert Series Sunday, Tuxedo Junction Big Band. The concert venue moves to the Coeur d’Alene Resort Plaza Shops at Third and Sherman during inclement weather. 1-4 p.m., Coeur d’Alene City Park, downtown Coeur d’Alene. Free. (208) 667-3162.
Music in the Garden Concert series held at noon. Tuesday, John Paul Shields. Providence Holy Family Hospital, 5633 N. Lidgerwood St., South Lawn by the South main floor entrance. Free. (509) 482-0111.
Downtown Coeur d’Alene Concert Series Tuesday, Coeurimba. The concert venue moves to the Coeur d’Alene Resort Plaza Shops at Third and Sherman during inclement weather. 6-9 p.m., Sherman Square Park, 316 Sherman Ave., Coeur d’Alene. Free. (208) 667-3162.
Moscow Food Co-op Music Series Dan Maher. Tuesday, 5-6:30 p.m. Music coincides with the Moscow Co-op Tuesday Growers Market held in the parking lot from 4-6:30 p.m. Moscow Food Co-Op, 121 E. Fifth St., Moscow. Free. (208) 882-8537.
POP Summer Concerts Outdoor summer concert series. Wednesday: Brown Sugar and Cream. The “Show and Shine” car show beginning at 6 p.m. Concert held 7-9 p.m., Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 8441 N. Indian Trail Road. Free. (509) 465-0779.
Thursday Concerts on the Patio Thursday: The Spare Parts Trio with jewelry by Suzanne Alvarez. All seating is general admission. Lawn chairs or blankets are encouraged. Local food vendors will be on site. Age 21 and older. Every Thursday from 5:30-7:30 p.m., Arbor Crest Wine Cellars, Tasting Room patio, 4705 N. Fruit Hill Road, Spokane Valley. Free; table seats guaranteed for $20/table of four; $40/table of eight. (509) 927-9463.
Music in the Garden Concert series held Thursdays at noon. July 25, The Pulehu Boyz. Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center, Faith and Healing Garden, 105 W. Eighth Ave. Free. (509) 474-3008.
Browne’s Addition Concert Series Thursday: Table Top Joe. 6-8 p.m., Coeur d’Alene Park, Browne’s Addition. Free.
Hayden Concert Series Thursday: The Ryan Larsen Band. 6-8:30 p.m., Hayden City Park, 8930 N. Government Way, Hayden. Free. (208) 667-3162.
Summer Concerts at Riverstone Park Thursday: Carlos Alden Children’s Concert. 6:30-8 p.m., Riverstone Park, 1805 W. Tilford Lane, Coeur d’Alene. Free. (208) 292-1629.
Classic Country Dance Featuring live music by The Jukers. doors open at 5:30 p.m. Also dance to a live band every third Friday night each month, 6-9 p.m. Tickets available at Lake City Center. Today, 6-9 p.m., Lake City Center, 1916 Lakewood Drive, Coeur d’Alene. $8/pre-sale, $10/at the door. (208) 667-4628.
Zumbathon for Audubon Fundraiser All of the proceeds go to Audubon Park Masonic Foundation and the local charities they support. Doors open at 8:30 a.m. Come shake it with the Zumba Twins, Kathy and Sandy. Reservations are recommended. Saturday, 9-10:15 a.m., Audubon Park Masonic Temple, 2821 W. Northwest Blvd. $10/suggested donation. (509) 270-0053.
Beginning Vintage Swing Lessons Do the Balboa! This is a fantastic partner dance for all tempos of old time, big band music. This class is perfect for the novice dancer. Come to class with comfortable shoes and clothes. Monday, 7-8 p.m., Tacos Tumbras, 1325 W. Second Ave. $35. Student discounts are available. (509) 270-8206.
Goodtymes Comedy Sunday nights at 9 p.m., Goodtymes Bar and Grill, 9214 E. Mission Ave., Spokane Valley. Free. (509) 928-1070.
“The Mystery of Irma Vep” Lord Edgar hasn’t had much luck with marriage. His first wife died mysteriously, and now his second wife is acting very strange. When Edgar seeks answers, he enters a world of werewolves and vampires. Play by Charles Ludham. Two actors play multiple roles in this mile-a-minute satire. Performances are Today and Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. Visit www.idahorep.org for more information. University of Idaho Hartung Theatre, 625 Stadium Drive, Moscow. $20/adults; $15/seniors; $10/age 12 and younger. (208) 885-6465.
“Song by Song by Sondheim” A musical revue presented by WSU students. Today and Saturday and July 26-27, 8 p.m., Washington State University, Bryan Hall Theatre, Wilson at Library Road, Pullman. $10/general, $5/students/seniors. (509) 335-4148.
“The Merry Wives of Windsor” Saturday-July 28. Falstaff, a lazy knight, thinks he can cheat two women out of their husbands’ money – but he’s in for a surprise! The price he pays is tenfold in this lively Shakespearean comedy. Performances are Saturday and July 25-26 at 7:30 p.m.; and matinee July 28 at 2 p.m. University of Idaho Hartung Theatre, 625 Stadium Drive, Moscow. $20/adults; $15/seniors; $10/age 12 and younger. (208) 885-6465.
“Let’s Misbehave: The Music and Lyrics of Cole Porter” Three good friends make a pact to find true love. Their quest is all in good fun until the women discover they have eyes for the same man. Set in 1930s New York, this musical features beloved standards like “Anything Goes” and “I’ve Got You Under My Skin.” Performances are Sunday at 2 p.m.; and July 27 at 7:30 p.m., University of Idaho Hartung Theatre, 625 Stadium Drive, Moscow. $20/adults; $15/seniors; $10/ages 12 and younger. (208) 885-6465.
“Bat Boy” Thursday-Aug. 10. This musical comedy is based on a 1992 story in The Weekly World News about a half boy/half bat creature. Bat Boy yearns for acceptance and tries to join society, yet he finds only hatred and violence. Contains adult themes. Performances are Thursdays-Saturdays at 7:30 p.m.; Sunday matinees at 2 p.m. Lake City Playhouse, 1320 E. Garden Ave., Coeur d’Alene. $15/general admission. (208) 667-1323.
Phish July 26-27. 2013 Summer Tour. Shows are 7:30 p.m., Gorge Amphitheatre, 754 Silica Road NW, George. $60/day; $100/two-day pass. (509) 735-0500.
Rathdrum Concert Series July 26, Dragonfly. Concerts held 6-8 p.m., Rathdrum City Park, Highway 53, Rathdrum. Free. (208) 667-3162.
Music Conservatory’s Youth Ensemble and Orchestra July 26, 2 p.m., Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., Sandpoint. (208) 263-9191.
Star Searchin Semi-Finals Come see some of Washington’s best talents compete for a chance to make it to the Finals. See actors, models, dancers, vocalists all share the same stage! July 26, 7 p.m., 6425 N. Lidgerwood. $10/advance; $15/at the door. (509) 850-0737.
Peter Frampton’s Guitar Circus with Kenny Wayne Shepherd Outdoor concert with celebrated guitarist Frampton, famed for co-founding seminal rock band Humble Pie and recording songs such as “Do You Feel Like We Do,” “I’m In You,” and “Show Me the Way,” is back on the road with extraordinary blues guitarist Kenny Wayne Shepherd. All ages concert, but children age 16 and younger must be accompanied by an adult. July 26, 8 p.m., Northern Quest Resort & Casino, 100 N. Hayford Road, Airway Heights. $35-$65. (509) 481-6700.
The Latin Comedy Jam Comics to perform are Johnny Sanchez, Shayla Rivera, Luke Torres, and Jerry Garcia. July 26, 8 p.m., Bing Crosby Theater, 901 W. Sprague Ave. $17-$37. (800) 325-SEAT.
“Big Bad” The most notorious criminal in the fairy-tale world, Big Bad Wolf, is being slapped with a class-action lawsuit. The two greatest legal minds in the Enchanted Forest, the Evil Stepmother and the Fairy Godmother, will clash in a trial that will be remembered forever after. Only the jury - the audience - can decide the outcome. Performances July 26-28 at 7 p.m.; July 27 at 4 p.m. Liberty Lake Community Theatre, 22910 E. Appleway Ave., Suite 1, Liberty Lake. $10/general; $8/seniors and children. (509) 342-2055.
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