Stories tagged: events
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 12, 2019
‘I do it for the parents, and I do it for the kids’: Car enthusiasts show their stuff at Goodguys nationals
The event has changed over its 18 years, from what was mostly a swap meet to today’s Goodguys show that incorporates food vendors, vintage cars, a swap meet, games for …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 3, 2019
Heavy metal balls were thrown, haggis was tasted and dances were danced at the Spokane County Fairgrounds on Saturday, during the 63rd annual Spokane Scottish Highland Games.
Sat., June 22, 2019
FREE EVENTS ONGOING:
Mon., Feb. 4, 2019
Area outdoor groups are offering a wide range of free presentations in early February. Among them:
Thu., Jan. 24, 2019
’Tis the season – the boat, RV and sportsmen show season, that is.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 24, 2018
Art Spiegelman, award-winning artist and writer of ‘Maus,’ to give free lecture at Gonzaga University
The New York-based cartoonist is the first guest of the university’s visiting writer series this year. Spiegelman, creator of perhaps the most academically studied comic book of all time, will …
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 10, 2018
The clicking of hundreds of bike wheels filled the air in Kendall Yards Sunday morning as more than a thousand bicyclists gathered for the 11th annual SpokeFest.
Sun., July 8, 2018
The Spokesman-Review’s Northwest Passages Community Forum will host Gov. Jay Inslee for a July 30 Town Hall in Spokane.
UPDATED: Sat., June 23, 2018
2018 is the Chinese zodiac Year of the Dog, but on Saturday every dog had its day at the third annual Fido Fete at Southside Senior and Community Center.
Thu., April 12, 2018
Our weekly round up of fun to be hand on the cheap in the INW in the next 7 days.
UPDATED: Mon., April 2, 2018
Ahead of the annual free concert’s 14th edition, organizers of Elkfest in Browne’s Addition are balking at the city’s order they pay nearly $4,500 in salaries to police officers to …
UPDATED: Sat., May 13, 2017
Families, friends and casual observers turned out in droves for the 2017 Junior Lilac Parade, which marched through sunny, if somewhat chilly weather in downtown Spokane Saturday morning.
Thu., Nov. 10, 2016
Welcome Home! A Community Tribute to All Veterans - The program is open to all and will pay tribute to veterans, veterans organizations and their families. Gates will open at …
Tue., Aug. 30, 2016
How should parkgoers avoid construction to get to the food fastest? Why can’t stands serve drinks? What’s with that name, anyway? We’ve got you ready for this year’s annual outdoor …
Mon., April 18, 2016
A talk on the Hope diamond at the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture has been canceled.
Thu., March 24, 2016
The big Riverfront Park Easter egg hunt will be back this year after a three-year hiatus.
Thu., March 24, 2016
There are multiple Easter egg hunts offered throughout the Spokane and Coeur d’Alene region.
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 23, 2015
The Spokane Lantern Fest has been postponed because of dry conditions, promoters of the event announced Friday.
Fri., Aug. 14, 2015
HAVANA (AP) — U.S. Marines raised the Stars and Stripes over the newly reopened American Embassy in Cuba on Friday as Secretary of State John Kerry made an unprecedented call …
Mon., July 13, 2015
NEW YORK (AP) — The family of a black man who died after being placed in a white police officer’s chokehold reached a $5.9 million settlement with the city on …
Mon., June 8, 2015
NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — A white former North Charleston police officer has been indicted on a murder charge in the fatal shooting of an unarmed black man who was …
Thu., April 23, 2015
BOSTON (AP) — The prosecution rested its case Thursday during the penalty phase of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev’s trial after playing a video showing the mother of 8-year-old Martin …
Tue., April 21, 2015
BOSTON (AP) — The life-or-death phase in the trial of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev got underway Tuesday with a prosecutor showing the jury a photo of Tsarnaev giving the …
Fri., April 10, 2015
BOSTON (AP) — The second phase of the trial of Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev will begin on April 21, after the second anniversary of the attack and the day …
Tue., Jan. 27, 2015
BRZEZINKA, Poland (AP) — A Jewish leader stood before 300 survivors of the Nazis’ most notorious death camp on Tuesday and asked world leaders to prevent another Auschwitz, warning of …
Sat., Dec. 13, 2014
BASTOGNE, Belgium (AP) — Braving snowy weather, Americans and Belgians gathered in the Ardennes region of Belgium on Saturday to mark the 70th anniversary of one of the biggest and …
Sun., Nov. 9, 2014
Upcoming events commemorating the Veterans Day holiday on Tuesday: Free Veterans Day Meal - Denny’s – Free Build Your Own Grand Slam to active, nonactive and retired military. Dine-in only. …
Sat., Nov. 8, 2014
BERLIN (AP) — Germany on Sunday celebrates the 25th anniversary of the night the Berlin Wall fell, a pivotal moment in the collapse of communism and the start of the …
Thu., Sept. 11, 2014
NEW YORK (AP) — With the solemn toll of a bell and a moment of silence, the nation paused Thursday to mark the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terror …
Sat., Aug. 9, 2014
NEW YORK (AP) — In the summer of 1914, with the war in Europe just two weeks old, Henry James knew that something had been lost forever. “Black and hideous …