It's finally arrived ... The premier four-day food and drink event starts tonight—Crave! Northwest—at CenterPlace Regional Event Center. This weekend also offers several annual events including the Downtown Sandpoint Artwalk Reception, Car d'Lane Cruise and Car Show on Sherman Avenue and the 10th Annual Chafe 150 Gran Fondo. Additional entertainment the week ahead includes: The Sweeplings featuring Cami Bradley, Steel Magnolias and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang at Salvation Army Kroc Center, Live After 5 at McEuen Park, Paint and Sip Party with Uncorked Paint Sandpoint and The Pottery Bug, Father's Day Weekend at Silverwood Theme Park, Injectors Car Club BBQ at Sandpoint Senior Center, Paula Poundstone at the Bing Crosby Theater and CARS! Art Exhibit at Blackwell Gallery.
And ... Happy Father's Day from Northwest Sizzle.
Visit our FSA-sponsored online calendar to find out more about these and other upcoming events, including area farmers markets and summer concert series.
Thurs. June 15 - Sun. June 18
The Inland Northwest’s premier food and drink celebration, CRAVE Northwest is a unique culinary event that will showcase the creative talents of visionary chefs from around the Northwest. From fresh seafood and ranch-raised meats to farm-to-table produce and inventive desserts, a wide variety of local, regional and international flavors will be featured. Read more
DOWNTOWN SANDPOINT ARTWALK RECEPTION
Fri. June 16, 5:30pm
Local artisans, galleries and business owners throughout Downtown Sandpoint join forces each summer to provide exciting art exhibits designed to showcase all that Sandpoint has to offer. The 40th Annual ArtWalk takes place June 16 to September 7. Take a stroll, enjoy the artwork, have a bite to eat and enjoy a little shopping. Read more
CAR D'LANE CRUISE & CAR SHOW
Fri. June 16 & Sat. June 17
This is a classic car weekend—just in time for Father’s Day—featuring 1975 and pre ’75 cars and trucks in he heart of Downtown Coeur d’Alene. The weekend kicks off with the Car d’Lane Cruise Friday evening, 6 to 9pm, followed by the Car Show Saturday, 8am to 4pm, where cars will be lining Sherman Avenue and on display for all ages to enjoy. Read more
CHAFE 150 GRAN FONDO
Sat. June 17, 6:30am
The CHAFE 150, a 150-mile bike race, begins in Sandpoint and inscribes a grand loop around the Cabinet Mountains following gorgeous lake and river valleys. Chafe 150 is contributing the proceeds of the ride to the Lake Pend Oreille School District to better help staff to meet the needs of students within the Autism Spectrum. Read more
QUOTE OF THE WEEK
"The heart of a father is the masterpiece of nature."
- Antoine-François Prévost