November 8, 2013 in Features, Seven

7 Nights Out

 

1

18th Annual

Fall Folk 

Festival

Spokane Folklore Society presents eight stages and 85 performances of traditional and ethnic dance and music, workshops, crafts for children and jamming. Traditional crafts and meals for purchase.

When: 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Saturday, and 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday

Where: Spokane Community College Lair, 1810 N. Greene St.

Cost: Free

Info: (509) 624-5693, http://spokanefolkfestival.org/

2

MAC Gala Dinner and Art Auction

Three-course dinner and about 100 pieces of art from local and regional artists. This fundraiser benefits the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture’s Fine Arts Collection. Dress is casual evening attire.

When: 5 p.m. Saturday

Where: Davenport Hotel, Grand Pennington Ballroom, 10 S. Post St.

Cost: $100

Info: (509) 363-5344, northwestmuseum.org

3

Spokane Symphony SuperPops 2: Big Band

Matt Catingub, a conductor, composer, arranger, instrumentalist and singer, conducts this performance featuring Spokane cabaret singer Abbey Crawford and the symphony playing the best of the big band era.

When: 8 p.m. Saturday

Where: Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox, 1001 W. Sprague Ave.

Cost: $26-$62

Info: (509) 624-1200, www.spokanesymphony.org

4

NPR’s Renee Montagne

The host of NPR’s “Morning Edition” has been a familiar voice on public radio since the 1980s. Her talk is presented by Spokane Public Radio.

When: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday

Where: Bing Crosby Theater, 901 W. Sprague Ave.

Cost: $20-27, through TicketsWest

Info: (509) 328-5729, www.kpbx.org/reneemontagne

5

Great Russian 

Nutcracker

Presented by the Moscow Ballet, this show dramatizes the traditional story and adds a tribute to world peace. In addition to the ballet, patrons will enjoy choristers of Crescendo Community Choirs.

When: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday

Where: Bing Crosby Theater, 901 W. Sprague Ave.

Cost: $29.50-$177, through TicketsWest

Info: www.nutcracker.com

6

Soja

Hip-hop, rock and reggae from the band whose most recent album is “Strength to Survive.”

When: 8 p.m. Wednesday

Where: Knitting Factory, 919 W. Sprague Ave.

Cost: $20 through TicketWeb

Info: http://sojamusic.com

7

Australia’s Thunder from Down Under

All-male dance revue. This is Chippendales, but with better accents, mate. Age 18 and older only.

When: 7 p.m. Thursday

Where: Coeur d’Alene Casino, 37914 S. Nukwalqw Road, Worley

Cost: $15-$25, through TicketsWest

Info: (800) 523-2464, www.cdacasino.com


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