January 17, 2014 in Features, Seven

7 Nights Out



Wrangler Professional Bull Riding Classic

Two huge nights of the roughest and toughest cowboys in the country taking on the meanest, nastiest and snarliest beasts around. And this year, there are more than just bragging rights and egos on the line. The winner will receive tops in prize money. Presented by The General Store.

When: 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday

Where: Spokane Arena, 720 W. Mallon Ave.

Cost: $15-$30, through TicketsWest

Info: www.spokanearena.com


‘Crazy for You’

Spokane Civic Theatre stages this romantic musical comedy, which won three Tony Awards, including best musical. Featuring such Broadway hits as “Someone to Watch Over Me,” “I Got Rhythm” and “Embraceable You.”

When: Through Feb. 9. Performances are Thursdays-Saturdays at 7:30 p.m.; Sunday matinees at 2 p.m.; benefit performance on Wednesday at 7:30 p.m.

Where: Spokane Civic Theatre, 1020 N. Howard St.

Cost: $22/students; $28/seniors and military; $30/adults; $40/benefit performance, through TicketsWest



Spokane Symphony

with a Splash 2

Enjoy “A Mid-Winter’s Friday,” featuring cocktail hour in the lobby of the Fox Theater before hearing the Spokane Symphony perform Movement II of Philip Glass’ rousing Symphony No. 3, Michael Torke’s “Adjustable Wrench,” Dan Visconti’s “Glitchscape” and Sergei Prokofiev’s Symphony No. 1 (“Classical Symphony”). Morihiko Nakahara will conduct.

When: 5 p.m. Friday

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

Cost: $25, through the Fox box office, www.spokanesymphony.org or TicketsWest outlets

Info: (509) 624-1200


The Rustics Album Release Party

Bandleaders and songwriters Ryan Miller and Mackie Hockett tell stories of life filled with the innocence of youth, love for nature and faith in family and friends. The songs on the Rustics’ EP “Be Here Now” are grounded in roots music. With special guests, featuring Cami Bradley (“America’s Got Talent” finalist) and Hey! is for Horses.

When: 8 p.m. Saturday

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

Cost: $12, through TicketsWest

Info: www.bingcrosbytheater.com


Spokane String Quartet: Baroque Duet

Guest artists Dawn Wolski, soprano, Larry Jess, trumpet, and Greg Presely, harpischordist, will lend their talents to a program of works by Felix Mendelssohn, Sir John Tavener, George Frideric Handel and Alessandro Scarlatti.

When: 3 p.m. Sunday

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

Cost: $20/adults, $16/seniors, $12/students

Info: (509) 227-7638



California-based hard rock band touring in support of the 2013 album “Confessions.”

When: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday

Where: Knitting Factory, 919 W. Sprague Ave.

Cost: $25, through TicketWeb

Info: http://sp.knittingfactory.com


‘Knights of Badassdom’

Filmed primarily in Spokane, the film follows three best friends (Peter Dinklage, Steve Zahn and Ryan Kwanten) and dedicated live action role players as they take to the woods to re-enact a Dungeons & Dragons-like scenario fresh out of the mythical Middle Ages. Trouble arises after they unwittingly conjure some serious evil in the form of a blood-lusting succubus from the pits of hell.

When: 7:30 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday

Where: AMC Theatres, River Park Square, 808 W. Main Ave.

Cost: $10, through www.tugg.com/events

Note: Tuesday’s screening is sold out. The film is scheduled to open at the Magic Lantern on Jan. 24.

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