July 6, 2014 in Features

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Hockey Fest - Top hockey players of the past and present will play an exhibition game to raise money for area youth hockey programs. The lineup includes Wayne Gretzky, Adam Deadmarsh, ref Dennis LaRue, Guy Carbonneau, Keith Carney, Brenden Morrow and Tyler Johnson. The event will include a public skate and skating clinic. Raffles available for hockey merchandise. Friday, 6 p.m., Frontier Ice Arena, 3525 W. Seltice Ave., Coeur d’Alene. $20-$35. (208) 765-4423.

The Big Kahuna Benefit Golf Tournament - Proceeds from this eighth annual event go to Spokane Cystic Fibrosis patient Gina Moriarty’s Children’s Organ Transplant Association fund for expenses related to a double lung transplant. Presented by Northwest Line Builders. Entry includes 18 holes at Sun Dance, golf cart, unlimited range balls, swag bag, two raffle tickets, lunch, post-tournament cocktail party plus drinks on the course and afterward. Saturday, Sun Dance Golf Course, 9725 N. Nine Mile Road. $100/person. (208) 660-9038.

MarmotFest - The second annual KYRS summer music festival highlights local artists and independent groups from the region. This all-day family-friendly event includes a community village of nonprofit booths, beer garden, food court and kids activities. Lineup: Rogue Wave, Seattle’s The Hoot Hoots and Fly Moon Royalty, Boise’s Marshall Poole, Tri-Cities’ Vaughn Jensen Band, and local favorites Folkinception, Floating Crowbar and the Angela Marie Project. Doors open at noon. Saturday, 1-11 p.m., Glover Field, 216 N. Cedar St. $20. (509) 209-2428.

17th Annual Coeur d’Alene Garden Tour - Presented by the Coeur d’Alene Garden Club, featuring five gardens both large and small, live music in each garden and artists with garden-related items for sale. Proceeds benefit local charities and community college scholarships. July 13, 11 a.m., 5947 Belleville Drive, Coeur d’Alene. $15/advance tickets; $17/tour day tickets. (208) 664-0987.

Music for the Moose - Benefit concert for the Moose Project, the magic of oral and signing education. Performance by Nicole Lewis, wine, dessert and appetizers. Sign language interpreter provided. July 14, 7-9 p.m., Latah Valley Presbyterian Church, 202 E. Meadow Lane Road. $20/advance, $25/door. (509) 443-5905.

Mozart on a Summer’s Eve - July 15-16. 24th annual event. “Moonlight, Sonatas and Songs,” presented by Connoisseur Concerts, directed by Verne Windham, with soprano Phoebe MacRae, cellist Zuill Bailey and classical guitarist David Leisner. Performances 7 p.m. each evening. Ticket holders are invited to arrive as early as 5:30 p.m. to picnic or have a potluck at their reserved table. Dinners may also be ordered directly from Luna, at (509) 448-2383, for delivery to the park at 5:30 p.m. This service is available for reserved table seating only. Manito Park, on the lawn east of Duncan Gardens, 4 W. 21st Ave., just off Tekoa St. $10/lawn (bring blankets or chairs); $30/person for table seating and includes gourmet dessert and coffee. (800) 325-SEAT.


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