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…

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…

A T. Rex Named Sue

September 19, 2014 – January 4, 2015
No dinosaur in the world compares to SUE - the largest, most complete and best preserved Tyrannosaurus rex ever discovered! See this replica and marvel at her amazing proportions! After all,…

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…

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…

November Artwork at…

November 7, 2014 – November 29, 2014
Bradd Skubinna presents new drawings, sketchbook pages, collages, improvisations, and arrangements on the walls and on the floor. Dan McCann pays tribute to avant garde musician, John Cage, in a…

Turkey Trot

November 27, 2014
You wont feel so guilty about that holiday meal when you start Thanksgiving with a two, three, or five mile run or walk.

Comedy Open Mic

October 31, 2014 – November 28, 2014
Two hours of fantastic laughs!

Family Dinner - An…

November 7, 2014 – November 28, 2014
Comedy comes alive every Friday in November. Let Blue Door Theatre show you what would really happen around the family dinner table if all filters were removed! The BDT players are inspired…

Festival of Fair…

November 28, 2014 – November 30, 2014
This 30th annual festival supports Spokane area businesses and communities in need around the globe. It will feature handcrafts, clothing, jewelry, pottery and more. The sweatshop free items…

Festival of Trees

November 28, 2014 – December 1, 2014
Businesses and individuals come together to decorate and donate some 40 lavish Christmas trees and displays which are enjoyed by attendees and ultimately sold at auction. Each year proceeds…

Horse-drawn Carriage…

November 28, 2014 – December 21, 2014
Experience the wonder of an old fashioned holiday season downtown with free holiday horse and carriage rides. Riders will receive free candy canes, skating vouchers, coupons for coffee and…

Lighting Ceremony…

November 28, 2014
Experience this great family tradition! The entries line up at 8th and Sherman, travel west on Sherman to the corner of Lakeside Ave and Northwest Blvd. Following the parade there will be caroling,…

Winter Glow…

November 28, 2014 – January 1, 2015
Riverfront Park is getting all dressed up for the holidays. See the park awash in lights and enjoy the lighted animal zoo. Opening lighting ceremony on November 28, 6:30 pm.

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…

Artwalk

December 1, 2014
Every second Friday from April - December, stroll through beautiful Downtown Cd'A and enjoy local and nationally acclaimed artists. Visit supporting galleries, shops, restaurants and businesses…

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 Tree…

December 2, 2014 – December 14, 2014
This is your chance to win one of 18 themed custom-decorated trees with prizes that include gift certificates, items and cash. Twelve decorated trees will grace the mezzanine of the historic …

Christmas Concert…

December 4, 2014
Grammy and Emmy nominated pianist and composer, Philip Aaberg, brings a night of beautiful Christmas music to The Kroc. Philip's unique blend of classical piano, bluegrass, and blues is sure…

Karen Mobley Art…

December 5, 2014 – January 23, 2015
Karen Mobley Drawing Exhibition. Artist reception on Dec. 5, 5-8 pm.

LR Montgomery Studio…

December 5, 2014 – December 8, 2014
If you love the beauty and adventure of the out-of doors you are akin to LR Montgomery. His paintings expose the boldness and intricacies of our great Northwest. Paintings can be viewed, acquired…

Selvage, Salvage,…

December 5, 2014 – January 30, 2015
An exhibit of works by Louise Kodis. Silk banners and paper ensembles. Opening reception is Dec. 5th. Open Saturdays, December 13 and 20, noon-3 pm and 5-8 pm. First Night reception on December…

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…

Holiday Arts, Crafts…

December 6, 2014
Unique one of a kind items just in time for the gift giving season. Over 100 vendors offering hand crafted jewelry, paintings, and stoneware along with food, drinks, floral displays and more.

Winter Blessing

December 6, 2014
Join Coeur d’Alene Casino for its Winter Blessing Cultural Event. It is open to the public and offers complimentary Frybread and Huckleberry Jam, a beautiful fireworks display at 7 pm…

BootSlam

November 2, 2014 – December 6, 2015
All Ages Performance Poetry Competition with $50 Grand Prize.

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…

Gonzaga vs. WSU…

December 10, 2014
Tickets to the game are included in the Gonzaga Men’s Basketball Season Ticket Package. Tickets will be available to the general public on Friday, September 12th at 10 am. Bulldog Club…

Winter Wonderland

December 11, 2014 – December 14, 2014
Holiday light displays, hay rides, Santa meet-and-greets, hot beverages, snacks and more.

A Christmas Pudding

December 12, 2014 – December 14, 2014
A Christmas Pudding is an evening of story and song which will warm hearts, stir memories, and provoke cheer during the holiday season. The performance includes stories by Mark Twain,…

Candlelight Christmas…

December 12, 2014
Usher in the holiday season by enjoying a musical celebration of Christmas with Gonzaga University Choirs. Hear music, both traditional and contemporary, from around the world performed by…

Holiday Lights at…

December 12, 2014 – December 21, 2014
Thousands of lights will adorn the tropical plants throughout the conservatory. Best viewing is after dark.

Candlelight Christmas…

December 13, 2014
Usher in the holiday season by enjoying a musical celebration of Christmas with Gonzaga University Choirs. Hear music, both traditional and contemporary, from around the world performed by…

The Wordsmith's…

November 8, 2014 – December 12, 2015
All-Ages poetry, performance, writing, and spoken word workshop.

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…

Messiah Community…

December 14, 2014
Join the fun of this evening of music with a community sing along with a full choir and orchestra. Sheet music will be provided. Sing along, or just enjoy.

Spokane Poetry Slam

November 17, 2014 – December 21, 2015
Spokane Poetry Slam is competitive performance poetry at its finest! Spoken word warriors battle for Inland Empire supremacy, and a $50 Grand Prize. Each poem is judged by five members of…

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…

Clarion Brass - This…

December 22, 2014
Spokane's virtuoso brass masters bring their quirky, playful and gorgeous original take on seasonal favorites. This is what Christmas sounds like!

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…

Bald Eagle Viewing…

December 30, 2014
Visited by The Food Network’s Diners, Drive-ins and Dives and praised by all who have eaten here – Jimmy’s Down the Street has one of Idaho’s best breakfasts! We will…

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…

Randy Rogers Band

January 11, 2015
County music

The Effects of Gamma…

January 16, 2015 – February 1, 2015
Beatrice Hunsdorfer wreaks a petty vengeance on everybody around her. When her daughter Matilda undertakes a gamma ray experiment with marigolds that wins a prize at her high school, Beatrice…

The General Store…

January 16, 2015 – January 17, 2015
Two nights of the roughest and toughest cowboys in the country taking on the meanest, nastiest and snarliest beasts around. The winner will receive tops in prize money.

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,…

W Kanau Bell

January 23, 2015
The socio-political comedian's "Oh, everything!" tour.

Aaron Lewis

January 29, 2015
As the front man for the band Staind, Lewis made a significant mark on the world of hard rock, selling over 13 million albums worldwide and producing four consecutive top three debuts on the…

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.

Bill Medley and…

February 14, 2015
Don’t miss your chance this Valentine’s Day to experience some of the most romantic songs ever created in live performances by Bill Medley, of the Righteous Brothers, and Grammy…

Portland Cello…

February 14, 2015
The Portland Cello Project has built a reputation mixing genres and blurring musical lines and perceptions wherever they go. No two shows are alike, with a repertoire now numbering over 800 …

Harlem Globetrotters

February 17, 2015
Last year was the Globetrotters biggest tour ever, and this year promises to be even bigger. More incredible ball handling, trick shots, and side-splitting comedy than ever before. How can…

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…

Young Dubliners

February 27, 2015
Celtic rock and roll.

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…

Shake Your Tail Gala

March 7, 2015
Enjoy a night of dancing, dining and a silent and live auction as we raise much-needed funds to support homeless dogs and cats in Flathead County. Enjoy a smorgasbord of savory prime rib.…

In The Mood: 1940s…

March 8, 2015
Hop aboard the "Chattanooga Choo Choo" to “Tuxedo Junction and get "In the Mood" to hear a “Moonlight Serenade” performed by a 13-piece Big Band and a…

As Bees in Honey…

March 13, 2015 – March 29, 2015
Evan Wyler has just finished a photo session with his shirt off. No, he’s not a supermodel; he’s a twenty-something New York writer savoring the success of his debut novel. Defined…

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.…

AMSOIL Arenacross

April 11, 2015 – April 12, 2015
As the official feeder system for Monster Energy Supercross, AMSOIL Arenacross attracts the best up-and-coming riders in the world, all set to prove that they can make it to the top tier of…

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,…

Custer's Spring…

April 24, 2015 – April 26, 2015
This event is the largest indoor antique and collectors sale of its kind in the Inland Northwest with 200 dealers participating from all over the west coast.

Spokane Youth…

April 26, 2015
Featuring the four orchestras of the Spokane Youth Symphony. This program features four orchestra favorites and will explore music’s power to tell a story.  Whether it is…

Vobeat, with Anthrax…

April 27, 2015
Volbeat's most recent release Outlaw Gentleman & Shady Ladies has sold more than 300,000 copies in the U.S., alongside hundreds of thousands of digital singles. The title has been…

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…

The Underpants

May 1, 2015 – May 17, 2015
The Underpants is a wild satire adapted from the classic German play about Louise and Theo Markes, a couple whose conservative existence is shattered when Louise’s bloomers fall down in…

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

Assassins

July 24, 2015 – August 9, 2015
This controversial musical boldly transcends time as the assassins justify their actions with wit, humor, and a sense of understanding. Everybody's right to the American Dream juxtaposed with…

World Class Wine. Northwest Adventure. 

Welcome to Spokane’s Cork District!  The District is focused in the urban core of downtown Spokane and features fifteen award-winning wineries within walking distance of one other.  Better yet, it’s in the midst of our shopping, dining and entertainment districts where you’ll find Broadway plays, James Beard recognized chefs, farm to fork culinary experiences, four star hotels and the roaring Spokane River Falls in beautiful Riverfront Park. 

 

The District also features two additional wine tasting clusters.  A short drive to the northeast you’ll find the Mount Spokane Cluster and just minutes east of downtown, the Spokane Valley Cluster, both featuring award winning wineries.


If you’re into more adventurous pursuits, The Cork District is also just minutes from incredible outdoor adventures from whitewater rafting to cycling, golf, hiking, skiing… well, you get the idea.  We invite you to take a moment to explore The Cork District and build your perfect wine getaway!

 

The Cork District is located in Spokane, WA and is a partnership of wineries and local organizations to promote winetasting and tourism in Eastern Washington.

 

 

 

 

  

    
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