Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Watch this Friday's Zag's game Live at The Bing!
Join Friends Of the Bing and 103.1 KCDA in presenting 'Basketball Madness at The Bing.' Watch for Free as the Bulldogs take on the Bruins in this Sweet Sixteen matchup. Enjoy the action live on the 30-foot screen. Beer available for purchase. Cheer on the Zags this Friday, March 27, 4:15 pm at The Bing.
After the game, there will be a special 31st anniversary screening of 'This is Spinal Tap,' presented by KYRS for only $10. Tickets available at www.ticketswest.com or 800-325-SEAT.
Lady ZAGS in the Sweet 16 at the Arena
Washington State University and the Spokane Veterans Memorial Arena play host to the 2015 NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Championship - Spokane Regional, with games at 1:30 and 4 on this Saturday, March 28 and the final at 6 pm on Monday, March 30. Contact Ticketswest.
Coeur d'Alene is singing the blues this weekend
It's the biggest blues weekend in the inland northwest, The Coeur d'Alene Blues Festival, this Friday, Saturday and Sunday, March 27-29 at the Coeur d'Alene Resort. This great lineup features Billy D and The Hoodoos, LeRoy Bell & His Only Friends, Lisa Mann, and Selwyn Birchwood. For all the information and your tickets go to cdabluesfestival.com.
What a funny town!
Lots of comedy this week and next in Spokane. Get ready to laugh!
Tonight, March 25 Enjoy great comedy on stage at 8 at Ridler's Dueling piano bar formerly Gibliano's at 718 W. Riverside. Nick Theisen, Ken McComb, Jason Komm, and Ryan McComb are on stage. Ridler's has comedy every Wednesday night at 8. Come on down and have some laughs.
This Friday and Saturday, March 27 & 28 J. Wendell Walker's 55th Anniversary tour starts at Uncle D's Comedy Underground and will end on July 17th. Jay's actual first paid gig was on a Sunday night at Vic's, which used to be on Main next to where Nectar Tasting Room is now. This week the shows are Friday and Saturday nights at 8 at Uncle D's at Bluz at the Bend, 2721 N Market. Nick Theisen and Jim Green are also along for laughs. Friday the cover is $10 Saturday it is $12.
This Saturday, March 28 at 8pm at the Bing Crosby Theater, enjoy the Boomerang Baby Boomer Comedy Bash, featuring three great comedians. It's a retro laugh-fest with David Gee, Kat Simmons and Marc Yaffee including stories, jokes and observations about growing up in the 60's and 70's. Gulp down a glass of Tang, shut off your Hi-Fi and hop in your station wagon for a hilarious trip down memory lane with Boomerang Baby Boomer Comedy Bash, presented by Friends of the Bing. Ticketswest has your seats at www.ticketswest.com or 800-325-SEAT.
Next weekend, April 3 & 4, Andrew Ouelltte is gearing up for a US tour called 'Knock'em Dead' with fellow comedian Jake Daniels, which they are filming for Netflix. The Spokane portion of the tour includes Uncle D's Comedy Club April 3 & 4, the Viking Tavern April 5 (Adam Lee makes guest appearance) and Crickets in Coeur d'Alene April 8. All show times are 8pm.
Sammy Eubanks tonight!
Sammy Eubanks plays a solo gig tonight at Waddell's North, 6501 North Cedar Road, starting at 6pm.
'Handbuilding Porcelain, Texture and Gesture' tonight with Gina Freuen
Tonight, March 25 at 7 pm, local artist and educator, Gina Freuen, demos a little hands-on magic with a porcelain slab. Bring your camp stool to Trackside Studio at 115 S. Adams. Doors open at 6:45. For more information call 509-863-9904 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Manhattan Transfer tickets on sale
Legendary vocal band The Manhattan Transfer will perform at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox, Thursday, May 28 at 8 pm. Tickets are on sale now at www.ticketswest.com or 800-325-SEAT.
Hair at the Bing April 17 and 18
Join Friends Of the Bing and The Modern Theater - CDA for Hair, April 17 and 18 at 8:00 pm at the Bing.
Hair is a musical theater event full of honest passion giving it the inspirational quality of true theater celebration. James Rado, Gerome Ragni and Galt MacDermot's book, lyrics and music tell the story of the 'tribe', a group of politically active, long-haired hippies of the 'Age of Aquarius' living a bohemian life in New York City. Claude, his good friend Berger, their roommate Sheila and their friends struggle to balance their young lives, loves and pacifist ideals with their conservative parents and society. This high spirited and contagious musical is expertly directed by Abbey Crawford.
Ticketswest has your seats at www.ticketswest.com or 800-325-SEAT.
'Clue: The Musical' at Civic's Studio Theatre
This fun-filled 'Whodunit?' musical mystery (based on the board game by Parker Brothers) SOLD OUT completely before opening night! Did you miss out on getting your tickets? Well, you're in luck. They've added a performance on Saturday, April 11 at 2 pm!
Tickets are available through the Spokane Civic Theatre box office or online via www.ticketswest.com.
The ABBA Show at the Bing June 30
Tuesday, June 30, at 8pm, the Bing Crosby Theater presents The ABBA Show, direct from Australia. Following more than 5,000 sold out international performances, the world's premier live ABBA tribute, 'The ABBA Show,' comes to Spokane for one performance only. Far from being 'just another cover band', The ABBA Show is a full-scale theatrical production featuring 2.5 hours of live musical performances, a live backing band, replica costumes, theatrical lighting and effects and all the dancing an ABBA fan can handle.
Early Bird ticket prices available now. Contact Ticketswest at www.ticketswest.com or 800-325-SEAT.
Spokane Symphony's Eastern Journeys
Explore the sounds of the Middle East this weekend at The Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox, as the Spokane Symphony with Conductor Eckart Preu take you on a musical journey. From the Persian Empire with Iranian-born composer Behzad Ranjbaran's 'Seven Passages,' to Mohammed Fairouz's 'Tahrir for Clarinet and Orchestra,' featuring Daniel Cotter as soloist. Also on the program is Leonard Bernstein's choral masterpiece 'Chichester Psalms,' sung in Hebrew.
Performances are Saturday, March 28 at 8pm and Sunday, March 29 at 3pm. Tickets available at www.ticketswest.com or 800-325-SEAT. For more concert information, visit www.spokanesymphony.org.
Tim McGraw To Perform at Spokane Arena September 3
Tim McGraw will bring his Shotgun Rider Tour to the Spokane Arena on Thursday, September 3 with special guests Billy Currington and Chase Bryan. McGraw has sold more than 40 million records worldwide and has had 36 #1 singles. He's won three Grammy Awards, 16 Academy of Country Music Awards, 14 Country Music Association Awards, 10 American Music Awards, three People's Choice Awards and numerous other honors.
Reserved seat tickets are $54.50 and $69.50 and go on sale this Friday, March 27 at 10 am at the Spokane Arena Box Office, all TicketsWest Outlets, at www.ticketswest.com or 800-325-SEAT.
Thursday Night Jazz at the Left Bank Wine Bar
Join Nick Schauer and Danny McCollim for an evening of jazz and surprises at the Left Bank Wine Bar this Thursday night, March 26, starting at 7pm. Left Bank Wine Bar is located at 108 N Washington in downtown Spokane.
Uncorked! Comes to the Fox March 27
The National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO), Inland Northwest Chapter is hosting the 8th Annual Uncorked! a special evening of Wine, Beer, and Spirits Tasting and Auction to be held this Friday, March 27 from 6-9pm at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox. The event will spotlight four local wineries (including Coeur d'Alene Cellars and Patit Creek Cellars) and local brewery, Waddell's, Cocktails by Cody, and small bites with each offering. A Silent Auction will round out the evening. And for the first time, the chapter will bestow the 'Spirit of NAWBO' Award to a local company with a history of support for women owned business concerns.
Funds raised by this event are used to support NAWBO chapter activities and 'Transitions', a Spokane based non-profit organization that works to end poverty and homelessness for area women and children. Tickets are $65 and available through Ticketswest at www.ticketswest.com or 800-325-SEAT.
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