From wine tastings to art, family fun and the outdoors, the Northwest Sizzle newsletter brings all the great happenings right to you. See what's happening now. If you're looking for a family friendly event attend, we've got a few great choices: There's the North Idaho State Fair at Kootenai County Fairgrounds, the International Fjord Horse Show at Bonner County Fairgrounds, a Cowboy Supper Show at Rockin' B Ranch, the Garlic Festival in Bonner's Ferry, Sandemonium at Forrest M Bird Charter School, a Pickleball Classic Tournament at Cherry Hill, and Spokane-to-Sandpoint Relay Race. There's also a mixture of art, music, wine and food in the air with these upcoming events: Michael R. Lee and Carla O'Connor Exhibit at The Art Spirit Gallery, Arbor Crest Art and Glass Fest, Painting Class at Liberty Lake Wine Cellars, Northern Quest Outdoor Summer Concert, Jazz Al Fresco at Bistro on Spruce, Stage to Screen: Taming Of The Shrew at The Bing, SummerFest: A Regional Tour of Classical Music Concerts at several locations in Spokane and Coeur d'Alene, Third Annual Pacific Northwest Rally at Lone Wolf Harley-Davidson, Little Italy's Weekly Wine Tasting, Roco Winery Wine Tasting at Vino!, Thursday Night Wine Social at Gourmet Way, and The Wonderful World of Sea Scallops Cooking Class at The Kitchen Engine. And did you know? ... Today through Sunday are Free State Park and National Park Days. Don't miss out! To find out more about these and other upcoming events, visit our FSA-sponsored online calendar.
NORTH IDAHO STATE FAIR Now - Sun. Aug. 28 Come see the competitions, booths and attractions at the North Idaho Fair and Rodeo! Each day brings a new event to the grandstand. The featured attractions this year include the Zuzu African Acrobats, Aussie Kingdom Kangaroos, Kids’ Pedal Tractors, the Canadian Lumberjack Show and much more! Read more
THIRD ANNUAL PACIFIC NORTHWEST RALLY Thurs. Aug. 25 - Sat. Aug. 27 This is the Third Annual Pacific Northwest Rally and it’s back in Spokane Valley! Back and better than ever, the three-day event features a Luau kick-off party Thursday night, guided rides all weekend long, a tour of an active silver mine, live music every night, vendors, beer gardens, food and more. Read more
SPOKANE-TO-SANDPOINT- RELAY RACE
Sat. Aug. 26 & Sun. Aug. The ninth annual “Scenic Relay Race” where runners and walkers begin atop Mt. Spokane and make their way 185 miles to the finish line at Sandpoint’s City Beach. Read more
QUOTE OF THE WEEK
"Summer always ends with good memories."