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Spokane Art Sites Guide

Art Sites Guide

Are you looking for art galleries and exhibits? The Art Sites Guide is the perfect tool for finding galleries, museums, public art and many other sites in the spokane area.

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Spokane Sculpture Walk

Sculpture Walk

A wonderful walking tour around downtown Spokane that guides you through Spokane's exceptional sculptures and other public art pieces.

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Spokane Performing Arts Guide

Performing Arts Guide

Your guide to all things dance, theater, music, literature, kids, events, promoters and venues.

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Spokane Regional Visitors Guide

Visitors Guide

Click here to request a Visitors Packet with our Official Spokane Visitors Guide by filling out this online form.

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Spokane Seasonal Summer Magazine

Summer Magazine

For seasonal events, the latest outdoor adventure content and summer events, be sure to check out our Summer Magazine.

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Spokane Arts

October 2014 is CREATE SPOKANE: a month-long celebration of local arts and culture across creative industries and arts disciplines. Our goal is to showcase our region's wealth of creative talent, and to broaden appreciation and participation in the arts. More information at www.createspokane.com

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Discover Spokane’s growing arts and entertainment scene. Find art in multiple unique venues. Explore public art in Riverfront Park while along the Sculpture Walk. Experience big events like Art Fest and First Friday, which include both visual and performing arts. For music lovers, concerts are abundant and range from multi-thousand seat shows at the Spokane Arena, to intimate performances from our world-class Spokane Symphony at the Martin Woldson Theater at the Fox. Movie buffs can enjoy the Spokane International Film Festival in February, which includes over 50 showings of independent films shot around the world. With various juried competitions, auditions and jobs, there are many local artist opportunities.

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Performing Arts

From Best of Broadway to local theater. Spokane's performing arts scene is exciting! Click to find performing arts organizations!

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Public Art

Public art is everywhere in Spokane. Take a stroll with the sculpture walk, admire the Convention Center pieces, or spend the day at a Spokane aquatic center.

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Artist Opportunities

Find art projects with this directory of opportunities for artist to get involved.

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Events Calendar

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100 Stories: A…

February 22, 2014 – January 30, 2016
In order to know our future, we must understand our past. That is what the 100 Stories exhibit sets out to accomplish, as it “looks forward as much as it looks back” into the…

Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde

October 17, 2014 – November 16, 2014
A suspense-filled retelling of the classic story of alter egos vying for control on the foggy streets of Victorian-era London. Jekyll brings forth his other self and soon loses control when…

Melissa Cole and…

October 20, 2014 – November 14, 2014
Celebrate the Hallows Season with the dramatic paintings of Melissa Cole. Ric Gendron, Rita Vigil, Kim Long, and Neicy Frey are joining Melissa to celebrate this year's theme based on the…

No Clue!

October 3, 2014 – October 31, 2014
Murder is in the air! Join the BDT Players as they put their comedic spin on everyone's favorite macabre guessing game. Your suggestions start the night and you follow the mayhem of being trapped…

A Night of Poe

November 1, 2014
One night only! This annual fall event celebrates the work of Edgar Allen Poe, featuring origional music by Zack Backer and live art-in-progress by Stephen Shortridge.

November Guest Artist…

November 1, 2014 – November 28, 2014
GLASS, SILVER & FIBER--OH MY!! Suzie Pace uses dichroic and recycled glass paired with PMC silver and fine silver to create handmade jewelry and other art pieces. The Spokane Weaver's…

The Women

November 1, 2014
Before the Real Housewives, there were THE WOMEN. Stir together one cast of Manhattan Socialiates, with one-part comedy of manners, add in a few upstarts and a dash of hurtful gossip…

Warren Miller's No…

November 1, 2014
Warren Miller's 65th ski film pays homage to the 65 years of mountain culture and adventure filmmaking that has lead us to every end of the winter world—and this year is no different.…

The Charlie Daniels…

November 2, 2014
Join legendary fiddler, guitarist and singer Charlie Daniels for a night of southern-fried country hits including the iconic “Devil Went Down to Georgia.” Don’t miss the…

"Inside Story"…

November 6, 2014
Learn the "story behind the story" of 2014 children's and young adult book releases from Inland NW SCBWI authors. In a discussion moderated by children's literature specialist,…

The Glass Menagerie

November 6, 2014 – November 22, 2014
After receiving pressure from his faded Southern belle mother, aspiring poet Tom brings home a gentleman caller to meet his painfully shy sister, Laura. What follows is an encounter that becomes…

Whitworth Jazz…

November 6, 2014 – November 7, 2014
Special guest Arturo Sandoval is a four-time Grammy winning jazz trumpeter and protege of the legendary jazz master Dizzy Gillespie. He has evolved into one of the World’s most…

Meet the Artists…

November 7, 2014
GLASS, SILVER & FIBER--OH MY!! Suzie Pace uses dichroic and recycled glass paired with PMC silver and fine silver to create handmade jewelry and other art pieces. The Spokane Weaver's…

Fall Folk Festival

November 8, 2014 – November 9, 2014
The Spokane Folklore Society Fall Folk Festival is free to the public and features 8 stages of traditional and ethnic dance, music, workshops, special entertainment, crafts for children, and…

Princes, Princesses,…

November 8, 2014
A family friendly night of music from your favorite fairy tales.

Spokane Youth…

November 9, 2014
The fall concert includes the Spokane Youth Symphony Orchestra, Spokane Youth Philharmonic, Spokane Youth Sinfonietta and Spokane Youth Strings.

Gonzaga University…

November 14, 2014
Music director Robert Spittal and GU Conducting Program students lead the GU Wind Symphony in concert featuring classic and new works including John Mackey, Anthony O'Toole and Robert Spittal. …

Spokane String…

November 16, 2014
The Spokane String Quartet presents quartets by the best-known chamber music B’s of the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries: Beethoven, Brahms and Barber. Samuel Barber’s String Quartet in…

Moscow Ballet's Great…

November 17, 2014
Moscow Ballet’s spectacular Great Russian Nutcracker is the must-see event this holiday season! Celebrate the beloved Christmas tradition with the whole family as 40 world-class Russian…

A Christmas Carol:…

November 21, 2014 – December 20, 2014
This Charles Dickens classic is filled with holiday merriment for all ages. After coming face to face with the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present, and Future, will Ebenezer Scrooge awake with a…

All is Calm

November 21, 2014 – December 21, 2014
In 1914, at the Western front, out of the violence comes a silence, then a song. A German soldier steps into No Man's Land singing “Stille Nacht.” Thus begins an extraordinary night…

Cab Calloway…

November 29, 2014
The Cab Calloway Orchestra, originally based at the exclusive Cotton Club in Harlem, was at the heart of the American jazz movement of the 1930s and 40s. Founder Cab Calloway was a star of the…

Celtic Woman - Home…

December 2, 2014 – December 3, 2014
Featuring music from the all-female music ensemble's second Christmas album, "Home for Christmas," including holiday favorites "I'll Be Home for Christmas" and…

Christmas in New…

December 6, 2014
The Spokane Jazz Orchestra's 40th season features an amazing lineup of talented artists - don't miss a beat.  The Spokane Jazz Orchestra is the oldest professional community supported jazz…

The Wailin' Jennys

December 7, 2014
The Wailin’ Jennys are one of today’s most beloved international folk acts. The group creates some of the most exciting music on the folk-roots scene, stepping up their musical game…

Gonzaga Symphony…

December 8, 2014
Cellist Sung-Won Yang has appeared all over the world as a soloist and as a chamber musician. He has given highly acclaimed solo recitals and performances in prestigious concert halls such as…

Children's Author Jan…

December 14, 2014
With over thirty nine million books in print, Jan Brett is one of the nation's foremost author illustrators of children's books. She will be presenting her newest book, "The Animals…

Bret Michaels

December 21, 2014
During the 80s Glam Metal movement when power ballads were big and the hair was even bigger, Bret Michaels, as lead singer of the band Poison, ruled the party rock genre with hits such as…

Rent

December 26, 2014 – December 27, 2014
Presented by Lake City Playhouse and Friends of the Bing. Rent is a rock musical and the 10th longest running show on Broadway. The music and lyrics by Jonathan Larson…

First Night Spokane

December 31, 2014
The biggest New Year's party in town, along with one of the best fireworks shows of the year! Bring in the New Year with First Night Spokane! Bands, children's activities, and entertainement.

Puttin' On The Ritz

December 31, 2014
This annual gala features exquisite decorations, big band dance music by Master Class Jazz Orchestra, live entertainment, dance lessons, midnight champagne toast, hors d’oeuvres and…

The Servant of Two…

January 16, 2015 – February 8, 2015
From the canals of Venice come high-strung lovers, wily servants, and deceiving parents in this theatre-lover’s must-see show. Servant Truffaldino’s story is filled with comedy,…

Orphans

January 30, 2015 – February 21, 2015
Two orphaned brothers are surviving in their rundown North Philadelphia row house. Treat is angry at the world and steals to survive, while Phillip is gentle and reclusive. Enter Harold,…

Reasons to be Pretty

January 30, 2015 – February 15, 2015
Fueled by one man’s offhand remark about his girlfriend’s appearance, Reasons to be Pretty navigates the crumbling relationships of four young friends as they come to terms with…

Miranda Lambert

February 12, 2015
The CMA Entertainer of the Year nominee will bring her Certified Platinum Tour to Spokane, with Justin Moore, RaeLynn and Jukebox Mafia.

The Nerd

February 20, 2015 – March 8, 2015
How do you tell a man that saved your life he is driving you crazy… that you want him to leave… that you might possibly kill him if he stays a moment longer? Willum's hero turns out…

Nunsensations!

February 27, 2015 – March 22, 2015
"What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas." The Little Sisters of Hoboken are off to sing for cash in Sin City! Singin’ and gamblin’ – what have the Nuns gotten…

Best Brothers

March 6, 2015 – March 22, 2015
Kyle and Hamilton Best’s mother dies in a freak accident, crushed by a drunk drag queen. As the brothers look to celebrate their mother, they must wrestle with the most fundamental and…

Clue: The Musical

March 20, 2015 – April 12, 2015
A fun-filled “Whodunit?” musical mystery based on the board game by Parker Brothers. There has been a murder! With over 200 different solutions, you help solve the crime! Follow the…

Collected Stories

April 10, 2015 – April 26, 2015
Collected Stories chronicles the relationship between two female writers: Ruth Is a celebrated author with a dry wit and a distinguished career, and Lisa is her talented bright-eyed young…

Sherlock Holmes and…

April 10, 2015 – April 26, 2015
Mystery, stolen treasure, and solving murders are old hat for Holmes and Watson; once again they face the fiendish Professor Moriarty and unknown dangers in this fast-moving adventure.…

17th Annual Get Lit!…

April 20, 2015 – April 26, 2015
Get Lit! offers the Northwest's best festival for readers and writers. The program features author presentations and readings, writing workshops and panels, book signings, youth poetry slams,…

Musical Comedy…

May 1, 2015 – May 17, 2015
This sidesplitting comedy pokes fun at the more ridiculous aspects of "show biz" and the corny thrillers of Hollywood. Characters dropping in plain sight and bodies being pulled off…

Sylvia

May 1, 2015 – May 23, 2015
Greg and Kate are empty-nesters that leave the suburbs for a new life in New York City. When Greg brings home a stray dog named Sylvia, an interesting love triangle ensues in this hilariously…

Boeing Boeing

May 15, 2015 – May 31, 2015
It’s the madcap 1960s, and self-styled swinging bachelor Bernard couldn’t be happier: he has three gorgeous stewardesses all engaged to him with no knowledge of each other. He…

The Music Man

May 15, 2015 – June 14, 2015
Professor Harold Hill and his “Seventy-six Trombones” head to River City, Iowa in hopes of conning the town’s people with a marching band scheme and then skipping town. …

Sound of Music

June 5, 2015 – June 28, 2015
The world's most beloved musical won five Tony Awards and the Pulitzer. Relive many of musical theatres's catchiest songs such as The Sound of Music, My Favorite Things, and Edelweiss. Based on…

Reasons to be Happy

June 12, 2015 – June 28, 2015
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