There is no shortage of events in the area to get you into the Christmas spirit. Take a look! There's Taste Of Gingerbread at West Central Community Center, Christ Kitchen’s Gingerbread Build-off at The Davenport Grand Hotel, The Christmas Show and Dickens Carolers at The Coeur d'Alene Resort, Elf the Sing Along at Panida Theater, Behold That Star at Trinity Lutheran Church, Traditions of Christmas at The Kroc Center, Yuletide Lighting Festival in Downtown Wallace, Holiday Art Show at Arbor Crest, Bring on the Night and Celtic Christmas by Affiniti at The Bing. Other upcoming events include: Jeff and Jeff at Emerge, Basel Cellars Winemaker's Dinner at Fleur de Sel, Artwalk in Downtown Coeur d'Alene, Gun Show at Kootenai County Fairgrounds, My Father Cigar Event at Little Italy's, and Concert 3 with the Washington/Idaho Symphony. To find out more about these and additional upcoming events, visit our FSA-sponsored online calendar.
TASTE OF GINGERBREAD Sat. Dec. 10, 10am Run, run, run as fast as you can … and enjoy a day of gingerbread decorating! Stop in between 10am and noon with your entire family and let your creative juices flow! Pre-constructed gingerbread house packages are $20 each; all the candy decor and frosting included in each package. Hot cider, coffee and cocoa provided. Sensory-friendly area available. Read more
CHRIST'S KITCHEN GINGERBREAD BUILD-OFF Sun. Dec. 11, 10am Christ Clinic / Christ Kitchen’s Gingerbread Build-off is one of Spokane’s favorite traditions! Taking place at the new Davenport Grand Hotel in Downtown Spokane, the competition features the most talented bakery artists in town! Those in attendance get to decorate their own Gingerbread House, take a photo with the Gingerbread Man and friends and enter to win awesome prizes! Admission is free. Read more
JEFF AND JEFF Dec. 9, 5pm Art. Music. Drinks ... Enjoy paintings by Jeff Weir and Jeff Spencer, handcrafted furniture from local artisans made fresh for the holidays, with special musical performances from the Sorensen African drummers and CDA Musical Arts students. This event is open to the entire family. Read more
HOLIDAY ART SHOW Dec. 10, Noon Shop local this season at Arbor Crest's annual Holiday Art Show, and come enjoy wine paired with handcrafted creations from a dozen of our region’s most popular artists, with displays throughout the Wine Bar and the Cliff House. Read more
QUOTE OF THE WEEK
"Blessed is the season which engages the whole world in a conspiracy of love." ~ Hamilton Wright Mabie