August 1, 2014 in Features

What’s happening

 

Inland Northwest Truck Show Today-Sunday. Big trucks, small trucks, custom pickups and restored big trucks, plus vendors, food and more. Antique trucks will be on display as well as brand new 2015 commercial tractors and trailers. Hours are today, 1-7 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sunday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Greyhound Park and Events Center, 5100 W. Riverbend Road, Post Falls. $8/general, $5/children ages 5-12 and commercial driver license holders, free/age 4 and younger; free parking. (509) 844-3746.

Colville Rendezvous Days Today-Sunday. Family festival with music on two stages, food and craft booths, beer garden, baseball tournament, city pool open, children’s play area and games, pioneer encampment, Colville Airport fly-in and pancake breakfast on Saturday, car show on Sunday, Sunday worship service. Visit www.colvillerendezvous.org. Colville City Park, Colville.

Art on the Green Festival Today-Sunday. 46th annual celebration transforming the NIC campus into an outdoor art gallery and marketplace. There will be fantastic summer fare, live music on two stages, hands-on art activities for children and more. Today, noon-7:30 p.m., Saturday, 10 a.m.-7:30 p.m., and Sunday, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Plenty of parking, and shuttle bus service to the west side of the NIC campus from downtown is also available during the festival. No dogs allowed. North Idaho College, at the old Fort Sherman Grounds, 1000 W. Garden Ave., Coeur d’Alene. Free admission. (208) 699-5066.

Spokane Indians Baseball Hosting Hillsboro. 6:30 p.m. today, Avista Stadium, 602 N. Havana St., Spokane Valley. $5-$11. (509) 535-2922.

KuroNekoCon Saturday-Sunday. Celebrating all things anime, manga, gaming and Japanese culture related. Family-friendly convention for all ages. 10 a.m.-10 p.m., Spokane Convention Center, 334 W. Spokane Falls Blvd. $30/door, $15/ages 6-12, free/ages 5 and younger.

Spokane Scottish Highland Games Festival features Scottish traditions such as bagpipe bands, highland dancing, children’s games and heavy athletic contests, Celtic music and merchants, Gaelic lessons and more. Visit www.spokanehighlandgames.org for more information. Saturday, 9 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Spokane County Fair and Expo Center, 404 N. Havana St., Spokane Valley. $10/adults, $8/seniors and youth, $5/children age four and younger. (509) 927-0023.

Wandermere Community Fair Local food, fresh produce, art, music, a kids zone and more. Join the fun and show your community spirit. Saturday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Numerica Credit Union, 405 E. Farwell Road. Free admission. (509) 535-7613.

Up on the Roof – A Taste of Unity Featuring silent auction showcasing local artists, gift certificates, gift baskets from favorite local businesses, raffle drawings, plus a sampling of local cuisine, a wine bar and live entertainment. Live bands playing on the rooftop. Proceeds raised will be used to support Unity in the Community and the purchase of school supplies that are given out at Unity on Aug. 16 in Riverfront Park. This year the goal is to provide more than 1,000 bags to local kids in need. Today, 5:30 p.m., Saranac Public House, 35 W. Main Ave. Free admission. (509) 209-2625.


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