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Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Tony Bennett is coming to Spokane!

Announcing a major concert event! An American icon returns to Spokane for one night only. Welcome Tony Bennett, with the Spokane Symphony at their 70th Anniversary Gala, Saturday, June 4, at the Spokane Convention Center. Tony Bennett has thrilled audiences across the globe, inspired generations of fans and performers alike and solidified his place in American music history with countless recording milestones, innovative collaborations and unrivaled stage presence. Celebrate this 18-time Grammy winner and unparalleled performer, Tony Bennett and the Spokane Symphony as they mark their 70th Anniversary with an unforgettable evening of music.

Don't miss this incredible opportunity to experience Tony Bennett live, Saturday, June 4, 2016. Reservations include dinner, Tony Bennett concert and post-concert dancing.

Contact Ticketswest at or 800-325-SEAT.

Happy New Year! Celebrate at First Night Spokane!

Celebrate the new year by attending First Night, this Thursday, December 31 in downtown Spokane. It's First Night's 15th anniversary and they are planning their biggest event yet. For all the details go to

Cirque du Soir - New Year's Eve Event

Wild Dawgs, along with Encore Events, will host the second annual Cirque du Soir New Year's Eve event on Thursday, December 31 from 8pm to 2am at 522 W. Riverside in downtown Spokane. The venue, formerly the Marquee Lounge, is the perfect location for this festive, cirque themed, 21 and over celebration. The event will feature cirque style performers from Spokane Aerial Performance Arts, dancing to a live DJ and themed entertainment from floor to ceiling in this enormous 2 story location. The bar will showcase craft cocktails by Cody Winfrey of Cocktails by Cody.

The event will be held in partnership with Beyond Pink and a portion of proceeds will help their mission of providing thermography grants to women in order to aid in the early detection of breast disease. Beyond Pink hosts an annual designer bra fashion show and a collection of vintage bras will be modeled live at Cirque du Soir.

Admission is $25 in advance and $35 at the door, tickets available at or 800-325-SEAT or at Wild Dawgs at 102 N. Howard.

Party with the great Sammy Eubanks band at Templins

Ring in 2016 this News Year's Eve with Sammy Eubanks at Templins Resort in Post Falls. Just $10 at the door. The rockin blues starts at 9 with Sammy Eubanks, on Guitar and Vocals, Michael Hays, Drums and Vocals, and Dave Nordstrom, on Bass Guitar and Vocals.

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And you can be a part of Sammy's new CD. Go to and help make some music!

Mirabeau Park Hotel's New Year's Eve Bash

This year's New Year's Ballroom Bash at the Mirabeau Park Hotel & Conference Center will celebrate with Counting Down with Willie B Blues Band. Room packages available starting at $79. Dean Jaxon of KEY 101 FM will be on hand for the evening, and KEY 101 FM will have a dinner package available.

Tickets are $30 in advance or $35 day of event and includes party favors, raffle prizes, champagne toast at midnight and dancing to live music. For reservations, call 509-924-9000.

Nick Schauer and Julia Keefe at Sapphire Lounge New Year's Day

Guitarist Nick Schauer and Julia Keefe entertain at the Sapphire Lounge this Friday, January 1 from 7-9pm.

Blue Oyster Cult at Northern Quest

Rock legends Blue Oyster Cult are at Northern Quest on New Year's Eve. Enjoy party favors, no-host bar and a champagne toast at midnight. Doors open at 8am. 21 and over.

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New Year's Eve with the Spokane Symphony

The New Year's Eve tradition continues as the Spokane Symphony celebrates the evening with a performance of Beethoven's Ninth Symphony. This masterpiece will be performed by the 70 musicians of the Spokane Symphony, the 80 vocal musicians of the Chorale and a stellar lineup of soloists together on stage at the Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox. Celebrating the New Year with a performance of the Ninth has become global tradition! Music Director Eckart Preu brought from the custom of his native Germany and it has enjoyed immense popularity in Spokane every year. This concert symbolizing 'universal brotherhood' will take place on Thursday, December 31 at 7:30 pm.

Tickets are available through Ticketswest, or at the Box Office, or by calling 509-624-1200.

After the one-hour concert, the festivities continue at the Davenport Hotel with the Spokane Symphony Associates' 'Puttin' on the Ritz' gala benefitting the Symphony. Tickets are $85 and include hors d'oeuvres, a champagne toast at midnight, and dancing to live music from Master Class Jazz Orchestra. Doors to the Grand Pennington Ballroom open at 9 pm and the festivities continue until 1 am. Black Tie optional. This is a 21 and over event, and a no-host bar will be available.

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Let it Go at the Bing!

Let it go this Saturday and Sunday, January 2 & 3 at 2 pm at the Sing a Long showing of Disney's Frozen at the Bing Crosby Theater. Local singing sensation Nicole Lewis leads the songs as Elsa.

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Harold Balazs at The Art Spirit Gallery starting January 8

To kick off the new year, The Art Spirit Gallery located 415 Sherman in downtown Coeur d'Alene, will showcase between forty and fifty new vibrant enamels in Harold Balazs' January show 'Old and New from this Icon of the Arts.' Various pieces from the past, some dating back to the 1950's, will include enamels, paintings, sculptures, stencils, and even some surprises.

Show Dates are January 8 through February 6, with an Opening Reception Friday, January 8 from 5-8pm in conjunction with downtown Coeur d'Alene's Music Walk. Artist Talk will be Saturday, January 9 starting at 1pm. Winter Gallery Hours beginning January 2 are Tuesday through Saturday from 11-6.

For more information about The Art Spirit Gallery go to

'Tabernacle' at Kolva-Sullivan Gallery

Kolva-Sullivan Gallery, at 115 South Adams Street, presents 'Tabernacle' an oil on canvas show by John J. deRoulet. The show opens Friday, January 8 from 5 pm to 8 pm and runs through January 29. For regular gallery hours all for appointment, call 509-458-5517.

John deRoulet received a Bachelor of Arts, Fine Arts, from Gonzaga University in 2011. Having exhibited his work throughout the United States, John is currently living and working in Spokane. John's paintings were recently included in an exhibition of work at the Chase Gallery in Spokane that celebrated the work and career of artist Robert Gilmore. A student of Gilmore, deRoulet's brush strokes and palette render colorful representations of abstracted natural objects; John expresses the beauty of nature in contemporary mode.

Kolva Sullivan Gallery's website is

Lucky Me at Modern Theatre Spokane

January 1 through 17, Modern Theater Spokane presents 'Lucky Me,' a comedy about love, bad luck, aging, and airport security. Get more details and tickets at

Tickets for Disney's NEWSIES on Sale at the INB

Disney Theatrical Productions and WestCoast Entertainment present DISNEY'S NEWSIES coming to the INB Performing Arts Center Tuesday, May 3 and running through Sunday, May 8, 2016.

Performance times are Tuesday through Friday at 7:30pm, Saturday at 2pm and 7:30pm, and Sunday at 1pm. There will also be a 2pm matinee performance on Thursday, May 5. Tickets are available at the Spokane Arena Box Office, or 800-325-SEAT.

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