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Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Leon Russell is at the Bing tonight at 8 pm

Leon Russell, who is at the Bing tonight at 8, is a music legend and perhaps the most accomplished and versatile musician in the history of rock 'n roll. In his distinguished and unique 50 year career, he has played on, arranged, written and/or produced some of the best records in popular music. Leon has played on pop, rock, blues, country, bluegrass, standards, gospel, and surf records. As a session musician, arranger, producer, singer, songwriter, pianist, guitarist, record company owner, bandleader, and touring musician, he has collaborated with hundreds of artists, including Glen Campbell, Joe Cocker, Willie Nelson, Edgar Winter, George Harrison, Eric Clapton, Bob Dylan, Ringo Starr, John Lennon, and many, many more.

Ticketswest has your seats.

"Lets Get Our Hands Dirty" at Trackside tonight

Trackside Studio Ceramic Art Gallery at 115 S,. Adams invites you to their April, Wednesday Evening "Lets Get Our Hands Dirty" Presentation Series tonight at 7 pm.

Local ceramic artist Aubrey Purdy Rude and Gonzaga ceramics & art professor, Mat Rude will demo and discuss the various aspects of their ceramic works currently on exhibit at Trackside. This fun evening event is also a great opportunity to see their beautiful exhibit of one-of-a-kind sculpture and functional forms before it closes, April 30th.

Trackside Hours: Wednesday - Friday, 11 am - 3 pm. Sales of all works by Aubrey and Mat continue through the gallery and online at

Spokane's Ultimate Model is Friday night at the Bing

This Friday night at 7, Bozzi Media presents one of the most exciting model competitions in the Inland Northwest! 30 finalists will compete on the runway in the beautiful Bing Crosby Theater to become Spokane's Ultimate Model. Contestants will showcase the latest trends and styles in fashion.

Ticketswest has your seats.

Shock vs Orlando Friday night in the Arena

It's the 10th Anniversary season of Spokane Shock Football. Saturday night at 7 the Shock take on the Orlando Predators in the Spokane Arena. Contact Ticketswest.

Dancing with the Celebrities

Saturday night at 7 at the Bing, it's CYT's 8th annual Dancing with the Celebrities. The audience will have the chance to vote for their favorite couple throughout the evening. Tickets are $15 at the door.

Sherlock at the Civic through Sunday

Sherlock Holmes and the Curse of the Sign of Four continues through Sunday at Spokane Civic Theatre. Go to for tickets and information.

Guys and Dolls through Sunday at the INB

Guys and Dolls, considered by many to be the perfect musical comedy, runs through Sunday at the INB Performing Arts Center.

Tickets are available at the Spokane Arena box office (720 W. Mallon), all TicketsWest outlets, by visiting, or by calling 800-325-SEAT .

It's all about the Bass! Monday night at the Fox.

Virtuoso double bass legend Gary Karr joins the Gonzaga Symphony in their season finale Monday, April 27 at 7:30 pm at Martin Woldson Theatre at the Fox. Come for an unforgettable night and see why Time Magazine dubbed Karr "the world's leading solo bassist."

Tickets are for general admission seating. Tickets are $13 for adults and $10 for seniors and non-GU students. Admission is free for Gonzaga staff and students with I.D.

Tickets may be purchased with personalized service at the Box Office at Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox, or by phone at 509-624-1200. They may also be purchased online at or at all TicketsWest outlets.

Custer's Spring Antique & Collectors Sale this Friday through Sunday

Custer's 40th Annual Spring Antique & Collectors Sale is at the Spokane County Fair & Expo Center this Friday, April 24 through Sunday, April 26.

This year's show features over 150 dealers from across the West coast, with thousands of vintage treasures for you or your home. Everything from kitchenware to costume jewelry to furniture, books and much more.

Show hours are Friday 4-9pm; Saturday 10am-6pm; and Sunday 10am-4pm. Admission is $6, good all weekend, Kids 12 and under free. For more information, visit

Spokane Association of REALTORS Open House Weekend this Saturday & Sunday

The Spokane Association of REALTORS and Heritage Home Loans invite you to the annual REALTOR Open House Weekend this Saturday and Sunday, April 25 & 26. Open House weekend is a great opportunity to see hundreds of homes for sale in the Inland Northwest. All locations, all price ranges. And in addition to seeing some fabulous open houses, you'll have a chance to win $3,000 in prizes.

Go to and see which homes have official entry forms.

Direct from Copenhagen, Volbeat is at the Arena Monday

Volbeat, the metal rock band from Copenhagen, will perform live at the Spokane Arena on Monday, April 27, as part of the Spokane Arena's 20th Anniversary Season! Anthrax and Crobot will join Volbeat in Spokane.

Contact Ticketswest

Arbor Crest Tulip Festival on now through May 3

The Tulip Festival at Arbor Crest Wine Cellars continues now through May 3. Beautiful daffodils, tulips and more to see at the property. The Cliff House estate and gardens and Arbor Crest's tasting room is open Monday through Sunday, noon to 5pm. Visit for more information.

Cirque Du Soleil's 'Varekai' at the Arena this week

Today, April 29 through Sunday, May 3, the amazing, astounding Cirque Du Soleil presents seven performances of 'Varekai' at the Spokane Arena.

The word 'Varekai' means 'wherever' in the Romany language of the gypsies, the universal wanderers. This production pays tribute to the nomadic soul, to the spirit and art of the circus tradition, and to the infinite passion of those whose quest takes them along the path that leads to Varekai.

Performances are Wednesday, April 29 at 7:30pm., Thursday, April 30 at 7:30pm., Friday, May 1 at 7:30pm., Saturday, May 2 at 4pm & 7:30pm., and Sunday, May 3 at 1:30pm & 5pm.

Ticketswest has your seats at or 800-325-SEAT.

Your MAC wants your opinion

The Eastern Washington University College of Business & Public Administration is assisting the MAC, Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture in gathering information that will help it plan for the future. To give your opinions go to and take the survey.

It is designed to solicit the opinions of people living in the Inland Northwest about the museum's current operations and their preferences for the museum's future exhibits, programs, and services. Please take just a few minutes to answer the following questions. Please know that your participation in this study is completely voluntary and that your responses are anonymous, as they do not require you to disclose any identifying information.

If you have any questions about the survey, please contact Professor Larry Davis by phone at (509)280-4798 or by email at If you have any questions or concerns about your rights as a participant in this survey, please contact Forrest Rodgers, Director of the Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture, at or at (509)363-5319.

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