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Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Philippines Typhoon Relief Concert this Saturday at Chateaux Rive

This Saturday from 5 to 8 pm at Chateau Rive at the Flour Mill, Bozzi Media Events and FAAIE, Filipino-American Association of the Inland Empire, will present an entertaining evening for all ages, showcasing the warm Philippine culture through the talents of many local members, and delicious authentic Filipino hors d'oeuvres will be served.

Auction and raffle items will also be available, and donations will be accepted. Susanna Baylon will be the host, and will sing for us as well as an array of other local Filipino talent, including dances, drums, performance art and a little bit of everything.

The need is huge, but we can do our part here in Spokane to help. Buy tickets to the Relief Concert this Saturday, and if you can't come, please donate. Tickets are $35 each. All proceeds will be donated to the Red Cross for Haiyan (Yolanda) Typhoon relief.

To Donate: make checks payable to FAAIE or Bozzi Media. Donations may be mailed to or dropped off at Bozzi Media, 104 S. Freya, Yellow Flag Bldg., Spokane, WA 99202. Salamat po (thank you!)

QUESTIONS? Call or email. Director of Events: Melissa Halverson, 509-863-6614,

Trans Siberian Orchestra at Spokane Arena

Good seats are still left as The Trans-Siberian Orchestra presents The Lost Christmas Eve, this Friday, 8:00pm, at the Spokane Arena. Ticketswest has your seats at 800-325-SEAT or

Get your hands dirty today at Trackside Gallery

Trackside Studio's November "Lets Get Our Hands Dirty" Presentation Series , Wheel Throwing Demonstration by Chris Kelsey, is today, 7 - 9 pm at the studio, 115 South Adams Street.

Bring your own stool, doors open at 6:45. The wheel throwing demonstration by Chris Kelsey is free and open to students and adults working with or interested in clay.

For more information contact Gina Fruen at 509-981-9916.

"The Christmas Schooner" sails into the Civic

Holiday family musical "The Christmas Schooner" opens Friday on the Main stage at Spokane Civic Theatre and runs through December 22nd. Go to for tickets and information.

Holiday Wine Festival this weekend

The Spokane Winery Association will be hosting the 28th annual Holiday Wine Festival this Friday through Sunday, showcasing all 22 of the Spokane Winery Association's local wineries, and will run from noon to 5 p.m. daily. Go to for a list and all the details.

Latah Creek Wine Cellars Introduces New Malbec and Third Cookbook

During the Spokane Winery Association Holiday Wine Fest this weekend Latah Creek Wine Cellars will introduce their new Malbec and Ellena Conway's third cookbook for sale to the public. Shown above are Spokane winery pioneers, the Conway family, Ellena, Mike and daughter Natalie Conway Barnes of Latah Creek Winery.

Established in 1982 and one of the Pacific Northwest's oldest wineries, Latah Creek Wine Cellars is one of only a few family-owned and operated wineries in the state. Latah Creek produces several different wines, with 60% of their production directed towards their most popular wines: Riesling, Pinot Gris and Huckleberry d'Latah. Latah Creek is also known for their red wines, and was recognized by "Wine Spectator Magazine" as one of the top producers of Merlot in the State of Washington. In addition, Latah Creek has had three of their red wines in the "Wine Spectator's Top 100 Wines of the Year."

During Holiday Wine Fest weekend, Latah Creek will introduce their new 2011 Malbec to further enhance their wine portfolio. The new red wine is characterized by rich plum, blackberry, and toasty oak flavors, with aromas of luscious plum, red cherries, and spun sugar. To celebrate its release, Latah Creek will be offering a 50% discount on a bottle of their new 2011 Malbec with a $25 purchase on Sunday, November 23rd.

Latah Creek will also be launching a new cookbook, the third in a series featuring recipes by Ellena Conway. Ellena, co-owner and wife of Latah Creek winemaker Mike Conway, has produced two cookbooks prior and currently features her recipes on the Latah Creek website. The cookbook will be available for sale at the winery starting November 22.

Latah Creek is open seven days a week, from 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., and provides a unique tasting experience. Guests can relax in the courtyard, shop the one of a kind gift shop and taste one of the new wines or enjoy an old favorite. For more information about Latah Creek Wine Cellars, call 1-800-LatahCreek or visit

Steelhead Bar and Grille Welcomes a new general manager

The Steelhead Bar and Grille announces the addition of Brystol Myers as their new general manager. Brystol has nearly 30 years of experience in the restaurant industry and has a broad perspective and understanding of Steelhead's commitment to excellent service and quality.

Opened in 2006, and located at 218 N. Howard Street, the Steelhead Bar and Grille has become one of downtown's destination locations, offering familiar American pub food with a Northwest Flair. Locally owned and operated, its interior offers a cozy dining experience that gives patrons a feel for Spokane's industrial history mixed with modern lighting and ambience.

The phone number is 509-747-1303.

Christmas Shopping Fair at the Lincoln Center this Sunday

The Lincoln Center is bringing together a large assortment of merchants with holiday deals and cash back on purchases for one day only and FREE LIFETIME memberships to Lyoness. Support our local businesses and browse through the many merchant booths for the perfect holiday gift.

The sale features unique specials from Gus Johnson Ford, Shoshone Honda Yamaha, AK Coffee Corner, Pearl Jewelry, XS Wholesale jewelry, OZ Fitness, USA Quality Cookware, Sterling Carpet Cleaning, On Broadway Salon and Spa, Kalico Kitchen, Longhorn Barbeque, Wines, Clothing, Smitten, Home Improvement, Home Environment, Starbucks, Macy's, Kohl's, Petco, and hundreds of others. All of it in one big room with a full service bar and pizza available at discounted rates too.

You will not only be able to shop for what's there, but they will also have online specials available that you will not find anywhere else. It's a Christmas Fair and a Cyber Monday (but on Sunday) all rolled into one in a fun location, with thousands of dollars worth of raffle prizes. For more info contact The Lincoln Center at 509-327-8000.

Spokane Art School Faculty Show opens with a reception this Friday

The Spokane Art School presents its Faculty Art Show. opening this Friday and running through February 1st, 2014 at the Tinman Gallery, 811 W. Garland Avenue. there is an Artist's Reception Friday, from 6 to 8pm. All proceeds from the show benefit the Spokane Art School.

Participating Artists are Liz Bishop, Colleen Clark-Loomer, Gloria de los Santos, Roger Dubois, Dina Fernandez, Mari Anne Figgins, Jery Haworth, Ilse Kilian-Tan, Mel McCuddin, Tresia Oosting, Judy Patterson, Tom Quinn, Claryn Reid, Sally Simmer, Rick Singer, Katie Staib, Elise Stewart and Cyndy Wilson.

Rick Singer's band, Sidetrack will be performing.

Scotch Whisky event at the Lincoln Center, Saturday, Nov. 30!

Have you tried the new Caribbean Cask Scotch whisky from The Balvenie Distillery? Ever heard of Johnnie Walker "Swing"? Or tried a brand new release from Kilkeran from Glengoyne? The Lincoln Center's Connoisseur's Club has sourced some of the more rare, hard to find Scotch whiskies available for you to sample at their annual Scotch Social.

Join fellow whisky enthusiasts for an evening of live jazz, 18 different Scotch whiskies and an exceptional appetizer menu at the Lincoln Center, Saturday, November 30th at 6pm. Avoid the shopping nightmare and enjoy some great non-turkey cuisine! The Connoisseur's Club has teamed up with Cigar Train, a local smoke shop, to offer quality cigars for purchase at the event, to enjoy in a special covered, heated smoking lounge right on site. Treat yourself to an evening of comfort, fine cigars and exceptional Scotch whiskies. Sir Winston Churchill and George Burns would certainly approve.

For more information and tickets go to

The Spokane Jazz Orchestra Holiday pops concert, "Big Band Christmas"

The Spokane Jazz Orchestra under the direction of Tom Molter presents their holiday concert , "Big Band Christmas," with guest vocalists Nicole Lewis and Jon Brownell,

and featuring the Glenn Miller Orchestra's "Nutcracker Suite. " It's at the Bing Crosby Theater, Saturday, December 7, at pm. Ticketswest has your seats

Enjoy First Friday December 6, at V du V Wines

V du V Wines at 12 South Scott Street, is planning a First Friday December 6 event with encaustic paintings by Spokane artist Susan Burns and music by their own house band, Crush Pad.

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