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7 Nights Out

1: Merle Haggard

The legendary country singer-songwriter returns to the Inland Northwest.

When: 7:30 p.m. Thursday

Where: Northern Quest Resort & Casino, 100 N. Hayford Road, Airway Heights

Cost: $55-$95, through the casino box office

Info: (509) 481-6700 or

2: ‘The Foreigner’

Charlie Baker needs to get away, so when he arrives at a remote fishing lodge, it seems harmless enough to say he is foreign and speaks no English. But the plan backfires when the lodge’s inhabitants reveal deep secrets and diabolical plans in front of their quiet “foreign” guest and what seemed like a serene getaway turns into mayhem. “The Foreigner” first appeared in 1984, winning the Obie for Best Off-Broadway production.

When: Continues through June 28. Shows are Wednesdays-Saturdays at 7:30 p.m., except for a June 20 show at 6:30 p.m.; and matinees on June 14-15 and June 28, at 2 p.m.

Where: Interplayers Theatre, 174 S. Howard St.

Cost: $28/adults, $22/seniors, $12/students, available through TicketsWest

Info: (509) 455-7529 or

3: Car d’Lane Classic

Head to the Lake City to feast your eyes on a host of cars from 1975 and earlier. Featuring a downtown cruise, show-and-shine and free dance.

When: Today, 6-9 p.m. cruise starting from Eighth Street and Sherman Avenue. Show-and-shine is Saturday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., with awards at 4 p.m., Fifth Street and Sherman. Register online at or today from 9 a.m.-6:30 p.m. at Peterson Family Foods, 1211 Sherman Ave.

Where: Downtown Coeur d’Alene

Cost: $30 to register for show-and-shine and includes entry into cruise; $10 cruise only, $25 show-and-shine only. Checking out the cars is free.

Info: (208) 415-0116 or


4: Cowboy Supper Shows

20th anniversary commemorative performances at the Rockin’ B Ranch in Liberty Lake.

When: Friday through Sunday, with future shows July 11-13, Aug. 8-10, Sept. 12-14 and Oct. 10-12. Friday and Saturday shows will begin at 6:15 p.m., Sunday matinees at 3:15 p.m. Box office opens 45 minutes before showtime.

Where: Rockin B Ranch, 3912 Spokane Bridge Road, Liberty Lake

Cost: $45.95 general, $16.50 ages 2-10, free ages 2 and younger sitting on parent’s lap; tickets available at, or call for reservations.

Info: (509) 891-9016 or

5: Lil Jon

Chart-topping rapper and television personality hits town with guests Mayhem and DJ Miraj. Age 18 and older only.

When: 9 p.m. today

Where: Knitting Factory, 919 W. Sprague Ave.

Cost: $25, through Ticketweb


6: Australia’s Thunder

Internationally acclaimed all-male revue for ages 18 and older only.

When: Saturday; two shows, 7 and 10 p.m.

Where: Northern Quest Resort & Casino, 100 N. Hayford Road, Airway Heights

Cost: $25-$35 through the casino box office

Info: (509) 481-6700 or

7: Comedian Fred Newman

The man behind the sound effects on “A Prairie Home Companion” will bring his talents to the Bing in a benefit for Spokane Public Radio.

When: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday

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

Cost: $20, through TicketsWest



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