What: Multiplatinum-selling singer-songwriter brings her mix of folksy coffee house soprano and country vocal strength to town as part of her “Greatest Hits” tour.
When: 7:30 p.m. today
Where: Northern Quest Resort & Casino, 100 N. Hayford Road, Airway Heights
Cost: $65, $85 and $135
Call: (509) 481-6700
Farm Chicks Antique Show
What: Antiques, vintage objects, handmade goods and many vendors.
When: 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday
Where: Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, 404 N. Havana St., Spokane Valley
Cost: $8 each day; free parking
Call: (509) 954-1692
What: 28th annual art fair. Three days of music, food, the popular Make-It-Art children’s hands-on art-making area, and more than 160 fine artists and craftspeople.
When: Noon-8 p.m. today, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday, and 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. Beer/wine tent and live music until 10 p.m. today and Saturday
Where: Coeur d’Alene Park, Browne’s Addition, Second Avenue and Chestnut Street, Spokane
Cost: Free admission
Call: (509) 456-3931
Seventh Annual Spokane Comicon
What: The Inland Northwest’s only comic book and pop culture convention features vendors, panels, costume contest and gaming.
When: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday
Where: Spokane Community College, Lair/Student Center Building 6, 1810 N. Greene St.
Cost: $7 general, free age 12 and younger; $1 off admission with canned food donation to benefit the SCC food bank
Call: (509) 262-8923
‘Into the Woods’
What: Fairy tales are given the musical treatment in this play by Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine.
When: Opens today, runs through June 29; performances are Thursdays-Saturdays at 7:30 p.m.; Sunday matinees at 2 p.m.
Where: Lake City Playhouse, 1320 E. Garden Ave., Coeur d’Alene
Cost: $19.75 adult, $17.75 military/student, $15.75 senior, $13.75 age 12 and younger
Call: (208) 667-1323
On Man and His World’
What: A one-man performance by Jerry Hardin as Twain. Hardin, a veteran Hollywood character actor, has appeared in such films as “The Firm” and “Hidalgo” and TV series such as “The X-Files,” “Nip/Tuck” and “Murder, She Wrote.”
When: 7:30 p.m. Thursday and June 7-8, and 2 p.m. June 9.
Where: Interplayers Theatre, 174 S. Howard St.
Cost: $28 adults, $22 seniors/military; $12 students
Call: Interplayers box office, (509) 455-7529 or TicketsWest
16th Annual ChalkArtWalk
What: The sidewalks of the Hillyard Historic Business District will become awash in color as area artists of all ages create images on the theme of tolerance. Prizes will be awarded in five age categories.
When: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday; drawing stops and judging begins at 3 p.m.
Where: Market Street and Queen Avenue, downtown Hillyard
Call: (509) 489-0624
Details: A basic selection of chalk and fixative will be provided at the registration booth. Entrants are free to bring their own chalk for greater color variety. No oil-based pastels, please.
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