Throughout the Inland Northwest, there are thousands of tables ready for you to pull up a chair. Well ... we have found a handful of food-inspired events happening now that you are sure to want to reserve a seat to. Whether you reserve a spot at the Community Table: A Benefit Dinner for the Inland NW Food Network at Yards Bruncheon, Wine, Stein and Dine at Greyhound Park and Events Center, or the Wednesday Night Fried Chicken and Local Beer Dinner Series at Wandering Table, there's no bad decision to be made. And ... all month long is Dine Out to Feed Spokane at Spokane-area restaurants. And these aren't the only seats available! Reserve your spot for A Little Night Music at Spokane Civic Theatre, Schoolhouse Rock Live! at the Salvation Army Kroc Community Theater, CYT Spokane's Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at The Bing Crosby Theater, Umphrey’s McGee at The Hive, or SuperPops 5: Altan at Martin Woldson Theater at The Fox. To round out your weekend, check out the Home and Garden Show at the Kootenai County Fairgrounds or the Spring Arts and Crafts Show at the Spokane Fair and Expo Center.
To find out more about these and other upcoming events, visit our online calendar.
And ... Did you know?
Manito Tap House Named CraftBeer.com’s Great American Beer Bar in Washington
Just this past month, CraftBeer.com (the Brewers Association website for beer lovers), in its annual Great American Beer Bars competition, recognized Spokane's own Manito Tap House as the best beer bar in Washington State. Manito Tap House is a locally owned eco-friendly gastropub offering scratch-made food and 50 tap handles with an emphasis on craft beers, Northwest wines and a full bar of spirits. “We're overwhelmed that beer drinkers from Spokane and all over the state have voted us Best Beer Bar for 2017! It certainly makes all the hard work by our team worth it! We look forward getting even better in the years to come,” says Patrick McPherson of Manito Tap House. Cheers to Manito Tap House!
DINE OUT TO FEED SPOKANE
The Month of March
For the entire month of March, Dine Out to Feed Spokane. Just by dining at participating Spokane-area restaurants, a percentage of your meal cost will be donated to Feed Spokane to help fight hunger in the area. Read more
Thurs. March 2, 6pm
This benefit dinner features a seven-course meal prepared using locally sourced, fresh organic ingredients from Lazy R Ranch, Kelly Creek Farm, Culture Breads, Palouse Colony Farms, LINC Foods and Gourmet Foragables and more, all prepared by chef-restaurateur Adam Hegsted. Both meat and vegetarian options will be offered. Cost is $65 per person. Wine pairings are included in the cost of admission. Read more
WINE, STEIN & DINE
Sat. March 4, 7pm
This annual event features more than 85 participating wineries, microbreweries and restaurants with professional judging. Also included is a silent auction loaded with fabulous items and a wine tree raffle where some great wines can be won. A splendid time is guaranteed for all. Read more
WEDNESDAY NIGHT DINNER SERIES
Wed. March 8, 6pm
Iron Goat Brewery and The Wandering Table team up to bring you their third Wednesday Night Fried Chicken and Local Beer Dinner Series. Guests will enjoy twice-fried chicken, braised kale, whipped potatoes, biscuits, gravy, coleslaw, maple-roasted squash and more paired with Iron Goat brews! Read more
QUOTE OF THE WEEK
"People who love to eat are always the best people."
~ Julia Child