September 6, 2013 in Features

Also happening

 

SpokeFest 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Sunday. Start and finish on Post Street, next to Riverfront Park. A family-friendly ride with four routes to choose from: The Classic River Loop, a 21-mile route covering the Aubrey L. White Parkway, Riverside State Park and a finish atop of the Spokane Falls; the Park Loop and Bike Safety Rodeo: A 1-mile loop entirely within Riverfront Park, with no street crossings; Spokane Falls Option, which cuts the the Classic River Loop into a 9-mile ride; and Four Mounds Option, a 26-mile add-on to the Classic River Loop, for a total of 47 miles. Also, entertainment, vendor booths and food. $20 adults/$15 children. www.spokefest.org.

Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus The Greatest Show on Earth comes to the Arena. Performances are at 7 p.m. today; 11:30 a.m., 3:30 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday; and 12:30 and 4:30 p.m. Sunday. Spokane Arena, 720 W. Mallon Ave. $20-$45, $10 children. (800) 325-SEAT or www.ringling.com.

“Arabesque” Northwest Bellydance Company takes belly dance and tribal fusion dances to the stage, creating modern entertainment while honoring the traditional origins of this dance. Featuring special guest star Tempest, from Seattle, a nationally acclaimed performer who brings a dark, dramatic edge to her performances. Saturday, 7 p.m., Bing Crosby Theater, 901 W. Sprague Ave. $8-$20. (509) 481-1533.

Cobra Polo Classic Polo players from around the world. Events include live music, Champagne Divot Stomp, Hat Competition, silent auction, gourmet food and wine and the Whiskey Cigar Tent. Benefits the Ronald McDonald House. Reservations requested. Sunday, noon-4 p.m., Spokane Polo Club, 7500 W. state Route 2. $225 a person. (509) 624-0500.

Broadway & Sullivan Street Fair One hundred exhibitors and displays, inflatables, game truck for students, family activities, live entertainment, classic cars, area restaurants and food trucks. Free snowcones, cotton candy and popcorn. Saturday-Sunday, 10 a.m., Valley Assembly of God, 15618 E. Broadway Ave., Spokane Valley. Free. (509) 924-0466.

REVEAL13 The International Interior Design Association Inland Northwest City Center will present REVEAL13, introducing innovative building products and commercial furniture to the Inland Northwest region’s community of interior designers, architects, design students, facility managers, end users and other essential industry members. The all-day event will include a lunch, self-guided showroom tours, raffles, student panel discussion, a morning happy hour with espresso drinks from Thomas Hammer, and an evening happy hour networking reception with a live band. Thursday, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Lincoln Center, 1316 N. Lincoln Street. $5. (509) 939-1364.

First Friday on Garland Join the Garland district for an evening of art, music and socializing. Local businesses are showcasing artists, musicians and performers. Today, 5-9 p.m., Garland business district. Free. (509) 216-4300.

Ice Cream Social and Square Dancing Today, 8 p.m., North Spokane Dance Center, 7424 N. Freya St. Free. (509) 979-2607.

Also at the fair this week

The Spokane County Interstate Fair runs through Sept. 15, 10 a.m.-10:30 p.m. daily through Sept. 14; closing at 8 p.m. Sept. 15. Spokane County Fairgrounds, 404 N. Havana. $10 adults, $7 seniors and children ages 7-13, free ages 6 and younger. (509) 477-1766.

Herman’s Hermits with Peter Noone Monday, $5-$10 (plus fair admission). (800) 325-SEAT.

PRCA Rodeo Today and Saturday at 7 p.m. Tonight: Tough Enough to Wear Pink performance with $1 from each ticket sold donated to Because There is Hope, focused on breast cancer awareness in the Inland Northwest. $5-$8 (plus fair admission). (800) 325-SEAT.

Hotel California: A Salute to the Eagles Sunday, 7 p.m., $5-$10 (plus fair admission). (509) 325-SEAT.


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