YWCA of Spokane Women of Achievement Luncheon - The 31st annual event is themed “A Day of Inspiration.” Five amazing women whose leadership contributions have shaped the Spokane community will be honored. Keynote speaker Leslie Morgan Steiner is the New York Times best-selling author of “Crazy Love.” She sheds light on how domestic violence can happen to anyone and how we can help. Ticket proceeds go toward YWCA programs and services available to victims of domestic violence. Wednesday, 11:30 a.m., INB Performing Arts Center, 334 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. $125; receive a signed copy of “Crazy Love” with pre-paid online registration. (509) 789-9299.
Hope House Celebrity Fashion Show and Luncheon - 15th annual event to provide shelter and refuge to vulnerable Spokane women. 11 a.m., wine tasting and auction; luncheon and fashion show at noon. Models include Mark and Alyssa Agee, Joyce M. Cameron, Rebecca Cleto, Elaine Couture, Steve Duvoisin, Officer Teresa Fuller, Sheriff Ozzie Knezovich, Debi Moon, Sandy Mullen, Brian Myers, Dr. Darin Neven, Jeff Philipps, Lisa and Mike Rossi, Kristine Ruggles, Ryan Snider, Dave Sposito, Chief Rick Van Leuven, Kristen West and Officer Mike Yates. Emcee is Debra Wilde. Friday, Doubletree Hotel, 322 N. Spokane Falls Blvd. $45/person, $350/table of eight. (509) 624-2378.
The 32nd Wine Auction - Food, wine tastings from Northwest award-winning wineries, silent and live auctions at a gala event sponsored by Planned Parenthood of Greater Northwest and Northern Idaho. Visit www.thewineauctionwallawalla.com Friday, 6:30 p.m., Marcus Whitman Hotel, 6 W. Rose St., Walla Walla. $100/person, $90/advance online. (509) 866 904 7721, ext. 8016.
Maison de Couture Fashion Show - All outfits and fashion accessories are from St. Vincent de Paul’s thrift stores and are modeled by local celebrities and friends. Outfits and many one-of-a-kind items can be purchased by the highest bidder. All proceeds will benefit the St. Vincent de Paul North Idaho family emergency programs. Friday, 7 p.m., Eagles Club, 209 E. Sherman Ave., Coeur d’Alene. $25. (208) 416-4716.
Snow Dance 2013 - A black tie affair with no host bar at 6 p.m., dinner at 7:30 p.m. and auction, music and dancing from 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Music by Men in the Making. Silent and live auctions to support the 49 Degrees North Winter Sports Foundation and the Forty-Nine Alpine Ski Team. Age 21 and older. Saturday, Spokane Club, Georgian Room, 1002 W. Riverside Ave. $135/couple, $110/single. (509) 838-8511.
A Taste of Vienna Musical Soiree and Dinner - The Coeur d’Alene Symphony presents an evening of the finest 18th century chamber music featuring soprano Dawn Wolski and members of the Coeur d’Alene Symphony performing J.S. Bach’s Wedding Cantata, and other chamber selections. Enjoy a fine dinner, entertainment and an auction to benefit the symphony. Saturday, 6 p.m., Jacklin Arts and Cultural Center, 405 N. William St., Post Falls. $100/person, $750 for table of eight. (208) 765-3833.