June 22, 2017 - Ironman 70.3 & Hoopfest
Two BIG events ... ONE weekend ... Coeur d'Alene's Ironman 70.3 and Spokane's Hoopfest! Don't miss out on seeing the action and to support and cheer on these triathletes and basketball players! Other weekend events include Schweitzer's Summer Celebration at Schweitzer Mountain Resort, 10th Annual Bill Tait and Marsha Thompson Memorial Golf Tournament at Ranch Club Golf Course, I, Daniel Blake at the Panida Theater, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang at the Kroc Center, The Longest Day of the Year presented by The StoryTelling Company at DiLuna's, Saturday Bible Camp at Landings Park, Live After 5 at McEuen Park, Yappy Hour at Greasy Fingers Bikes n Repair, June Bug Ball at Sandpoint Community Hall and so much more!
Visit our FSA-sponsored online calendar to find out more about these and other upcoming events, including area farmers markets and summer concert series.
MEMORIAL GOLF TOURNAMENT Sat. June 24 The 10th Annual Bill Tait and Marsha Thompson Memorial Golf Tournament, benefiting Bonner General Health Community Hospice, offers participants a day that includes an 18-Hole 4-Person Scramble, pizza, prizes, beer and a good time! Cost is $50 per person. Read more HOOPFEST Sat. June 25 & Sun. June 26 Hoopfest is the largest 3-on-3 outdoor basketball tournament on Earth. That means more than 6,000 teams, 3,000 volunteers, 225,000 fans and 450 courts spanning 45 city blocks! This is a weekend that brings the community together each and every year! Read more SCHWEITZER SUMMER CELEBRATION Sat. June 25, 11am Sample the best that the county has to offer all in one place: local restaurants, retail stores, beer and wine producers, artists and musicians! In addition, unlimited rides on the Great Escape Quad will be free, and enjoy free Chairlift rides 11am to 5pm! Read more IRONMAN 70.3 Sun. June 25 Held in scenic Coeur d’Alene, athletes begin their day with a 1.2-mile swim in the clear waters of Lake Coeur d’Alene. Next, athletes take on the challenging 56-mile bike course boasting with turns, followed by the 13.1-mile run that loops along the shores of the lake. Read more
QUOTE OF THE WEEK
"Summer afternoon—summer afternoon; to me those have always been the two most beautiful words in the English language." - Henry James