The Spring/Summer issue of Northwest Sizzle has arrived! In this issue, we have compiled all that’s great in the Inland Northwest—from Sandpoint to Spokane—and have beautifully displayed it all in one attractive publication. Now it is easier than ever to find not only area restaurants, wineries and specialty shops, but premier businesses and entertainment, as well as the plethora of activities that are at our disposal. It’s time to get exploring, and all you need is right at your fingertips in the pages of Northwest Sizzle.
With summer just around the corner, this is the time when numerous events take place to kick off the warmer season and invite the community to join in the fun. One of Sandpoint's biggest, most entertaining events, is Lost in the '50s, with the fun starting today! There's the Northwest Spring Fest at the Kootenai County Fairgrounds, Tap Takeover by Ballast Point Brewery at The 219 Lounge, Yappy Hour at Taylor and Sons Chevrolet, Coeur d'Alene Summer Theatre's 50th Anniversary Celebration Cruise, CYT North Idaho's Snow White and the Prince at The Kroc Center, Embrace: The Movie at Panida Theater, Spokane Lilac Festival Parade and Beth and Bruce Live at the Pearl Theater. Get out and explore!
Visit our FSA-sponsored online calendar to find out more about these and other upcoming events.
LOST IN THE '50S
Thurs. May 18 - Sun. May 21
The 32nd Annual Lost in the ’50s features terrific musical acts each night for its concert and dances. This is Sandpoint’s biggest party of the year, with hundreds of classic cars on parade and on show throughout downtown, parties, music, dancing … and fun up to here! Read more
NORTHWEST SPRING FEST
Sat. May 20 & Sun. May 21
Join in the fun at this family event weekend at the Kootenai County Fairgrounds starting at 10am both days! Northwest Spring Fest is the official kick off to summer and your gateway to fun with attractions, vendors, entertainment and monster truck shows. Read more
CDA SUMMER THEATRE 50TH ANNIVERSARY
Thurs. May 25, 6pm
Coeur d’Alene Summer Theatre is celebrating their 50th Anniversary with a cruise on beautiful Lake Coeur d’Alene. Enjoy a delightful evening of history, trivia, anecdotes, drinks, entertainment and good company. Plus entertainment by past and present. Get your tickets today. Read more
Thurs. May 25, 4pm
An event where people and pooches alike can socialize with friends. There is live music, a fenced-in area for dogs, and food and drink available for purchase. Admission is free (donations accepted). All proceeds benefit the Panhandle Animal Shelter (PAS). Read more
QUOTE OF THE WEEK
"The world's favorite season is the spring.
All things seem possible in May."
- Edwin Way Teale