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Wednesday, October 24, 2012

It's the Best party of the year

Spokane Coeur d'Alene Living magazine's "Best of the City" event brings their annual "Best of" issue to life, November 3, 7 pm to midnight at the Spokane Masonic Center. Come enjoy award-winning food and cocktails served out of a custom ice luge. Enjoy food sampling from some of the region's award-winning restaurants, taste wines and beers from local wineries and breweries. Three DJs as well as live music and art demonstrations.

Go to and order your tickets today for the best party of the year!

Robert Morrison show at Hamilton Studio

The Hamilton Studio, 1427 West Dean, presents colorful oil paintings of Spokane and its environs capture the light, color and playful loose brushstrokes of the Master Impressionists, while his explorations of light and shadow are also incorporated in several vibrant floral and still life compositions included in this special exhibition, by Robert Morrison, Oct. 5-31, Tuesdays-Fridays, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Morrison's other job is as a waiter at Churchill's Steak House. For more information call 509-327-9501

Still good seats available for "Jersey Boys" at the INB

Ticketswest has plenty of great seats for "Jersey Boys," the 2006 Tony Award winning Best Musical about Rock and Roll Hall of Famers, The Four Seasons. The 2006 Tony Award winning musical is on stage at the INB Performing Arts Center through this Sunday October 28.

World Accordion Championships this week in Spokane.

The World Accordion Championships are in Spokane this week, through Saturday, culminating in the crowning of the 2012 World Trophy Accordion Champions. Spectators can attend daily competitions and nightly concerts at the Bing Crosby Theater. This prestigious competition will bring the best and the brightest of the accordion world to the United States for the first time, for an exciting week of grueling mastery of technique and sound. Candidates from 15 countries are in Spokane to compete for this esteemed honor. You can get more information at

A Salute to Arthur Fiedler and the Boston Pops Nov. 3

Arthur Fiedler and the Boston Pops became household names during the long running PBS series Evening at Pops. The Spokane Symphony, under the direction of Resident Conductor Morihiko Nakahara, will recreate the tradition on Saturday, Nov. 3 at 8:00 p.m. at Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox.

An Evening at Pops repertoire consisted of a combination of light classical selections blended with hits from musical theater and other popular numbers, punctuated with novelty pieces from composers such as LeRoy Anderson. Nakahara's lineup remains true to tradition. Light classics for Saturday's concert include Aram Khachaturian's "Sabre Dance" from Gayane, Johann Strauss's "Tales from the Vienna Woods," and Franz Liszt's Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2. The orchestra will perform music from Broadway hits, including Leonard Bernstein's Overture to Candide, Richard Rodgers' /Arr. "Slaughter on Tenth Avenue" from On Your Toes, John Williams' "Adventures on Earth" from ET, and Meredith Willson's "76 Trombones" from The Music Man.

Ticket prices for Evening at Pops-Salute to Arthur Fiedler begin at $25. Tickets may be purchased with personalized service at the Box Office at Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox, 1001 W. Sprague, or by calling 509-624-1200. Tickets may also be purchased online at Tickets are also available at all TicketsWest outlets or by calling 1-800-325-SEAT.

Come take a closer walk with Patsy Cline

"A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline," a musical tribute, is at Firth J. Chew Studio Theatre at Spokane Civic Theatre through November 24.

This production is a celebration of her life and the music of the legendary Patsy Cline, that continues to charm audiences throughout the world and it is sanctioned by her estate. The show, directed by Jhon Goodwin features 20 hit songs including "Crazy,""Walking After Midnight" and "A Closer Walk With Thee," which was her last single released.

Curtain Times are Thursday through Saturday 7:30 pm and Sundays 2 pm. Go to for information and tickets. .

Songs for a New World: In Concert at Civic Theatre

Enjoy a special musical presentation featuring classical, jazz, gospel and pop songs on the Main Stage at Spokane Civic Theatre. Musical highlights: "King of the World," "Stars and the Moon" and "Hear My Song." The 8th Annual In-Concert fundraiser will feature many of Spokane's finest live instrumentalists and vocalists for two nights only, this Friday and Saturday. Go to for information and tickets.

Annual Bite Nite Halloween Party at The Lincoln Center

The Lincoln Center, 1316 North Lincoln, is gearing up for its 3rd Annual Bite Nite Halloween party this Saturday Oct 27. With a $3000 cash prize for best costume, party goers can look forward to enjoying some of the most creative Halloween costumes in town. Other prizes include I-pads and I-pods for second and third place. A people's choice award will also be given out.

The party is sponsored in part by 105.7 NOW FM, Larry H. Miller Hyundai and Goodwill. Entertainment will feature B Mega and DJ One. Doors Open at 8:00 pm.

This is a 21+ event with fully stocked bars and drink specials all night long.

Limited VIP seating is available and includes a reserved table on the balcony, cocktail service and glass of champagne. Tickets are $25 each and can be purchased by contacting The Lincoln Center at 509 327-8000. Tickets are $10 in advance or $15 at the door and are available at

Spokane String Quartet travels through 3 centuries of chamber gems

Violinist Mateusz Wolski leads the Spokane String Quartet on a musical journey to his homeland, Poland, as it continues its 2012-13 season at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4, at the Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox.

All seats are general admission. Tickets are $18 for adults, $15 for seniors and $10 for students. Ticket prices include a $2 theater preservation fee. Tickets are available at, (800) 325-SEAT or (509) 624-1200 or at the door.

Saddle Bag Stories, An Evening with Baxter Black

Baxter Black performs at Chateaux Rive at the Flour Mill Friday, November 2 at 8 pm. Black is a former large animal veterinarian can be followed nationwide through his column, National Public Radio, public appearances, television and also through his books, CDs, videos and commercial radio. Everything about Baxter is cowboy; his cartoonish mustache, his personality and his poetry. Ticketswest has your seats.

3rd Annual Moran Prairie PTG Dinner and Auction

The Moran Prairie School Dinner and Auction is just around the corner, Saturday, November 17th, 6:00 pm at The Lincoln Center, 1316 N. Lincoln.

It's going to be a great over-21 evening with a buffet dinner, no-host bar and silent and live auctions. Tickets are $25 per person. Evening out attire, please! Some auction items include spa services, whitewater rafting adventure, dental and orthodontic services, a wine cabinet filled with wine, a Northern Quest over night stay, Spokane Symphony tickets, Gonzaga basketball tickets and more. Tickets for this event are on sale now until November 12th. Go to for tickets and information.

Popovich Comedy Pet Theater is coming to the Bing

The Bing Crosby Theater announces the welcomed return of Gregory Popovich and his traveling pet comedy circus presented by Hotel Ruby Productions. A unique blend of comedy, juggling, acrobatics and tricks, "Popovich Comedy Pet Theater" is a must-see for the whole family and it's coming to Spokane 7:30pm, Friday December 14 and 11:00am, Saturday December 15.

Each of the show's performing pets have been rescued from animal shelters and transformed into international stage stars. Gregory Popovich is a fifth-generation circus performer with a technique centered on positive reinforcement and compassion. He builds unique tricks focused around the animals' personalities instead of pushing them to perform outside of their natures, resulting in a critically acclaimed, highly entertaining, unforgettable vaudeville act that you won't want to miss.

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