ART & EXHIBITSAUG. 23-24
“Side Street,” Instagram images of everyday observations along urban spaces by 14 artists across five continents, Locker Gallery, Department of Fine Arts, Washington State University, Pullman. Closing reception: 4:30 p.m. Aug. 23. Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays.
Summer Fun Show, Blue Mountain Artisan Guild Art Center, 745 Main St., Pomeroy. Featured artist is Carol Wildman of Pomeroy, watercolors; featured junior artist is J.D. Nelson of Gig Harbor, Wash. Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday.
“Inner Landscapes,” abstract photographs by Jim Trivelpiece of Palouse, the Center at Colfax Library, 102 S. Main St. Hours: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Monday and Wednesday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursday-Friday, 1-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday.
AUG. 23-SEPT. 5
“50 Years of Wild Rivers,” art exhibit, Reflections Gallery, University of Idaho Commons, Moscow. Reception: 4-6 p.m. Aug. 23.
AUG. 23-OCT. 6
Exhibits at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art WSU, Washington State University, Pullman: “Marie Watt: Companion Species (Underbelly),” in Creighton Gallery, through Sept. 1; “Video from the True Collection,” in Bruce/Floyd Gallery, through Oct. 6. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday.
“Whipping It Up: A Collaborative Alchemy,” works by Garth Amundson and Pierre Gour, University of Idaho Prichard Art Gallery, 414/416 S. Main St., Moscow. Lecture: 5:30 p.m. Aug. 23, Room 040, Teaching and Learning Center, UI campus. Reception: 5-7 p.m. Aug. 24, gallery. Hours: 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday.
AUG. 23-SEPT. 1
Works by Ralph Crawford, Jennifer Crawford Hayne and Joshua Hayne, all of Lewiston, Valley Art Center, 842 Sixth St., Clarkston. The show features three generations of artists: father, daughter and grandson. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday.
AUG. 23-SEPT. 12
Hand-twined rug artworks by Polly Walker, Moscow Food Co-op deli gallery, 121 E. Fifth St. Hours: 7 a.m.-9 p.m. daily.
AUG. 23-SEPT. 2
“The Shape of Wood in The Inland Northwest,” works by 20 woodworkers from the inland Northwest, Artisans at the Dahmen Barn, 419 N. Park Way, Uniontown. Hours: 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursday-Sunday.
AUG. 23-OCT. 6
“Self-ish: Doug Gast, Joe Hedges, and Io Palmer,” Fine Arts Faculty Exhibition, Gallery 03, Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art WSU, Washington State University, Pullman. Reception: noon-1:30 p.m. Sept. 11. Gallery talk by the artists, 4:30-6:30 p.m. Sept. 11, Wright/Harmon and Smith Galleries. Hours: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday.
“Summer,” exhibit of works about summer in paintings, ceramics, fiber and sculpture, 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Little Pink House Gallery, 157 N. Elm St., Genesee.
BOOKS & AUTHORS
AUG. 23 AND SEPT. 14
Fred Mensik, author of “Whistling Past the Tombstones: Or Remove These Dams,” noon-2 p.m. Aug. 23, the Bookie, Washington State University, Pullman; 1-3 p.m. Sept. 14, And Books Too, 918 Sixth St., Clarkston.
Steven Branting of Lewiston, author of a five-volume series on the history of Lewiston, signing, 1:30-4 p.m., the Valley Collective, 419 Snake River Ave., Lewiston.
Judy Jacobs Litchfield, author of “Providence White Caps: The Diary of Bernice Lorang,” signing, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., And Books Too, 918 Sixth St., Clarkston.
Joy Passanante of Moscow, author of “Through a Long Absence: Words from my Father’s Wars,” 1 p.m., Neill Public Library, 210 N. Grand Ave., Pullman.
CLUBS & ORGANIZATIONS
An evening of bunco and tacos by the Clarkston Eagles Auxiliary, Clarkston Eagles Lodge, 505 Maple St. Tacos will be available for sale at 5 p.m., bunco begins at 6:30 p.m. Cost: $10. Half of the game proceeds will go to winners, half will fund Eagles projects.
Kenworthy Annual Gala, 7 p.m., Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre, 508 S. Main St., Moscow. Social hour begins at 7 p.m. with no-host bar and beer/wine drawing, and performance by the Portland Cello Project beginning at 8 p.m. Cost: $25. All proceeds go to the Kenworthy general operating fund.
FAIRS & FESTIVALS
Alive After Five, 5-8 p.m., Sixth Street, downtown Clarkston. Features vendors, children’s activities and live music by Smooth Blues.
Clarkston Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-noon, parking lot of Twin River Bank, 900 Fifth St.
Moscow Farmers Market, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Main Street and Friendship Square. Entertainment in Friendship Square: Bare Wires, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Palouse Pride Festival in the Park, noon-4 p.m., East City Park, 900 E. Third St., Moscow.
Orofino Farmers Market, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Orofino City Park.
Pullman Farmers Market, 3:30-6:30 p.m., parking lot of Spot Shop, 240 N.E. Kamiaken St.
AUG. 30-SEPT. 2
82nd annual Kamiah BBQ Days. Schedule includes:
3 p.m. — high tea on the deck at Higher Grounds, 308 Hill St.
9 a.m.-5 p.m. — annual Art Show & Sale, Central Idaho Agency, Fifth and Main streets
4-7 p.m. — spaghetti feed, Kamiah Senior Center, 125 Maple St.
5-7 p.m. — art reception, Central Idaho Agency
9 p.m. — street dance, Fifth and Idaho streets.
7-10 a.m. — chuck wagon breakfast, Clearwater Valley Rodeo Association grounds
8 a.m. — BBQ Days Fun Run, Walk & Roll
9 a.m.-4 p.m. — art show, Central Idaho Agency
9 a.m.-6 p.m . — 16th annual Arts & Crafts Show, Fifth and Idaho streets
10 a.m.-5 p.m. — 24th annual Quilt Show, St. Catherine’s Catholic Church basement
11 a.m. — Grand Main Street Parade, Ninth and Hill streets
11 a.m. — Super Hero Kiddie Parade, Seventh and Main streets
Noon-4 p.m. — Clearwater Classics Car Show, Fifth Street
2 p.m. — chamber auction, Fifth and Idaho streets
5-7 p.m. — barbecue dinner, free, Idaho Street
8 p.m.-midnight — street dance with live music by the Kingpins, Fifth and Idaho street
10 a.m.-5 p.m. — quilt show, St. Catherine’s
Palouse Empire Fair, 322 Fairgrounds Road, Colfax. Theme: “Let’s Get Growing.”
17th annual Blackberry Festival and Classic Car Show, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Centennial Park Highway 3, Juliaetta. Lunch will be available for purchase and live music will be by Mark Maland and Keith Ochoa. Dachshund races start at 10:30 a.m. and cornhole tournament starts at noon.
71st annual Orofino Lumberjack Days and Clearwater County Fair, Orofino City Park and Logging Arena, 101 Michigan Ave.
Latah County Fair, 1021 Harold St., Moscow. Theme: “Country Pride, Country Wide.”
Garfield County Fair and Rodeo, west of Pomeroy. Theme: “Buckles, Boots & Rodeo Chutes.”
74th annual Nez Perce County Fair, 1229 Burrell Ave., Lewiston. Theme: “Country Roots & Cowboy Boots.”
Lewis County Fair, Nezperce. Theme: “Just Another Day in Paradise.”
FOOD & DRINK
Annual Corn Feed and Auction, 5 p.m., Holy Family Catholic Church parish hall, 1109 Chestnut St., Clarkston. Cost: $5/regular price, free/ages 5 and younger. Menu includes corn on the cob, hot dogs, coleslaw. Proceeds benefit Holy Family School.
10th annual Dantz Dynamix Idaho Fusion Dance Team Chili Cook-Off, 1-5 p.m., Riverport Brewing Company, 150 Ninth St., Suite B, Clarkston. Event also includes a silent auction and short dance performances. Cost: $5.
KIDS & FAMILIES
Sock hop, 7 p.m., Roxy 714, 714 Main St., Lewiston. Refreshments for sale. Cost: $5/regular price, $4/if attending in 1950s costume.
Community contra dance, 1912 Center, 412 E. Third St., Moscow. Music: River City Ramblers. Caller: Nora Scott. Covered-dish meal begins at 6:30 p.m., free dance lessons begin at 7:30 p.m. and dance is from 8 to 10:30 p.m. Cost: $8/regular price, $6/Palouse Folklore Society members, $5/first-timers, free/children.
Oktoberfest, 5 p.m., Gladish Community and Cultural Center, 115 N.W. State St., Pullman. Features food, live music by two bands, children’s activities, silent auction and games. Cost: $25/regular price, $15/ages 5-11, $5/ages 3 and younger.
“Symphony of the Soil,” documentary by Deborah Koons Garcia, free, 7 p.m., Unitarian Universalist Church of the Palouse, 420 E. Second St., Moscow.
“Gotts Point,” documentary about the 2016 murder of University of Idaho alumnus Steven Nelson, 7 p.m., Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre, 508 S. Main St., Moscow.
Saturday Market Cartoons, 9 a.m.-noon, Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre, 508 S. Main St., Moscow.
“Romeo & Juliet,” staged by the Royal Shakespeare Company, 6:30 p.m., Kenworthy Performing Arts Centre, 508 S. Main St., Moscow. Cost: $12.
Chain Station of Denver, 9:30 p.m., John’s Alley, 114 E. Sixth St., Moscow. Cost: $5.
Mark Holt of Lewiston, Americana, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Seasons Bites & Burgers, 301 Main St., Lewiston.
Jazz jam, 8 p.m., Bucer’s Coffeehouse Pub, 201 S. Main St., Moscow.
AUG. 23 AND 25
Heustis Kountry Band, dance music, 7-10 p.m., Sixth Street Senior Center, 832 Sixth St., Clarkston. Cost: $5.
Far Out West, 9:30 p.m., John’s Alley, 114 E. Sixth St., Moscow. Cost: $5.
Alex Keeney Music, 9 p.m., Hogan’s Pub, 906 Sixth St., Clarkston.
Saticoy, folk, 8-10:30 p.m., Bucer’s Coffeehouse Pub, 201 S. Main St., Moscow.
Crosscurrent, jazz quintet, 9:30 p.m. Aug. 24 and 9 p.m. Aug. 25, Rico’s, 200 E. Main St., Pullman. Members are Greg Yasinitsky, saxophones; Verne Sielert, trumpet and flugelhorn; Brian Ward, keyboards; F. David Snider, bass; and Dan Bukvich, drums.
Uncle Kracker, Boomers’ Garden, 0301 Second St., Lewiston. Opening acts are Aaron Cerutti, 5:30-6:30 p.m., and Diversion Drive, 7-8 p.m. Cost: $45/general admission. Tickets: Boomers’ Garden.
Return to Riverside Music Festival, 10:30 a.m. (gates open at 9:30), 760 Ponderosa Drive, Potlatch. Lineup: 10:30 a.m. — Chad Bramlet and Deep Blue; noon — the Hansen Family; 1:30 p.m. — American Honey; 3 p.m. — the Idle Ranch Hands; 4:30 p.m. — Curtis/Sutton and the Scavengers; 6 p.m. — the Hankers; 7:30 p.m. — the Last Chance Band. Cost: $15/regular price, free/ages 10 and younger. Tickets: WI&M Depot, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Thursday-Sunday.
The Bedspins, 9 p.m., Hogan’s Pub, 906 Sixth St., Clarkston.
Live jazz jam, Mystic Cafe, 1303 Main St., Lewiston.
Range Benders, acoustic traditional, 8-10:30 p.m., Bucer’s Coffeehouse Pub, 201 S. Main St., Moscow.
Clark, Grow & Heritage, 2 p.m., Lindsay Creek Vineyards, 3107 Powers Ave., Lewiston.
Smooth Blues, guitar instrumentals, 5:30 p.m., Riverport Brewing Company, 150 Ninth St., Suite B, Clarkston.
Open mic, 9 p.m., Rico’s, 200 E. Main St., Pullman.
Open mic, 8 p.m., Mystic Cafe, 1303 Main St., Lewiston.
Innasci, 9 p.m., Hogan’s Pub, 906 Sixth St., Clarkston.
AUG. 31-SEPT. 1
The Fabulous Roofshakers, R&B, 8 p.m., Kamiah Hotel Bar & Steakhouse, 501 Fourth St., Kamiah.
10th annual Juniper Jam, Wallowa County Fairgrounds, Enterprise, Ore. Gates open at 11 a.m. Lineup includes TK & the Know-Nothings, Anita Lee & the Handsome 3, the Don of Division Street, Shane Cooley & the Midnight Girls, Mary Bragg, Kory Quinn Band, Brother Busk, the Mondegreens, the Get Ahead, Tommy Alexander, Jay Cobb Anderson, Tracy Spring, Calico Bones, Chris Baron & Megan Cronin, and Joey Carper & Elwood. Cost: $25/gate, $20/advance at www.juniperjam.com.
Mark Holt of Lewiston, Americana, 5:30 p.m., Quay, Quality Inn, 700 Port Drive, Clarkston.
Open mic, 7 p.m., One World Cafe, 533 S. Main St., Moscow. Sign-ups start at 6:30 p.m.
Michele D’Amour & the Love Dealers, 7 p.m., One World Cafe, 533 S. Main St., Moscow.
Gonzaga University Concert Choir, 1:30 p.m., Monastery of St. Gertrude, 465 Keuterville Road, Cottonwood.
Riverport Band Jam, 6-9 p.m., Riverport Brewing Co., 150 Ninth St., Clarkston.
University of Idaho faculty chamber music ensembles, 7:30 p.m., Haddock Performance Hall, 1010 Blake Ave., Moscow. Cost: $5/regular price, $3/students and seniors.
Ginuwine, 8 p.m., Clearwater River Casino, 17500 Nez Perce Road, Lewiston. Cost: $20-$50. Tickets: TicketsWest or the venue box office.
The Everly Brothers Experience featuring the Zmed Brothers (Zachary and Dylan) and the Bird Dogs Band, 7:30 p.m., Beasley Coliseum, Washington State University, Pullman. Cost: $20/regular price; $15/WSU staff, faculty, students; $10/ages 60 and older.
Border Highlanders, bagpipes and drums, 2 p.m., Cordelia Lutheran Church, 1501 Danielson Road, Genesee.
Mauchley Duo, University of Idaho emeritus faculty recital, 4 p.m., Haddock Performance Hall, 1010 Blake Ave., Moscow. Cost: $5/regular price, $3/students and seniors.
Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, and Cheap Trick, 7:30 p.m., outdoor concert venue, Northern Quest Resort and Casino, 100 N. Hayford Road, Airway Heights, Wash. Tickets are $49/$59/$79. Tickets: (877) 871-6772.
University of Idaho Jazz Bands I, II and III, Jazz Choir I and the Chamber Jazz Choir, 6:30 p.m., Administration Building auditorium, 851 Campus Drive, Moscow. Cost: $5/regular price, $3/students and seniors.
Rascal Flatts with Trent Harmon, 7:30 p.m., outdoor concert venue, Northern Quest Resort and Casino, 100 N. Hayford Road, Airway Heights, Wash. Tickets are $69/$89/$99. Tickets: (877) 871-6772.
C.D. Woodbury Trio, blues, 8 p.m., Kamiah Hotel Bar & Steakhouse, 501 Fourth St., Kamiah.
University of Idaho Concert Band, directed by Jason Johnston, and Wind Ensemble, directed by Alan Gemberling, 7:30 p.m., Administration Building auditorium, 851 Campus Drive, Moscow. Cost: $5/regular price, $3/students and seniors.
Harvest Concert, 1 p.m., White Spring Ranch, 1004 Lorang Road, Genesee. Features live music by Shiloh Sharrard Illi and the Young Guns; Jeanne McHale, blues/folk vocalist-pianist; and John Elwood, dulcimer. Event also will feature a baked potato bar, tours of the site, children’s activities and demonstrations by representatives of the Nez Perce National Historical Park in Spalding.
Modest Music Fest 2018, more than 40 bands, 9-11:30 p.m. Sept. 29 and 1-6 p.m. Sept. 30, various venues in downtown Moscow.
University of Idaho Orchestra and Percussion Ensemble, 7:30 p.m., Administration Building auditorium, 851 Campus Drive, Moscow. Cost: $5/regular price, $3/students and seniors.
Roger McVey, University of Idaho faculty recital, 7:30 p.m., Haddock Performance Hall, 1010 Blake Ave., Moscow. Cost: $5/regular price, $3/students and seniors.
Rodney Carrington, 8 p.m., Clearwater River Casino, 17500 Nez Perce Road, Lewiston. Tickets: TicketsWest or the venue box office.
Robin Barrett and Coyote Kings of Walla Walla, blues/rock, with Tiphony Dames of Tri-Cities, 8 p.m., Kamiah Hotel Bar & Steakhouse, 501 Fourth St., Kamiah.
University of Idaho Choirs, 4 p.m., Haddock Performance Hall, 1010 Blake Ave., Moscow. Concert will feature performances by the Vandaleers, University Chorus, Treble Chorus and Kevin Padworski, composer and conductor. Cost: $5/regular price, $3/students and seniors.
America (Gerry Beckley and Dewey Bunnell), 8 p.m., Clearwater River Casino, 17500 Nez Perce Road, Lewiston. Tickets: TicketsWest or the venue box office.
Andy Grammer, 7:30 p.m., Beasley Coliseum, Washington State University, Pullman. Cost: $51.50. Tickets: (800) 325-SEAT or online at www.TicketsWest.com.
SCHOOL & CAMPUS
AUG. 24 AND 26
“Galaxies like Dust” planetarium show, 7 p.m. Aug. 24 and 5 p.m. Aug. 26, Washington State University Planetarium, Room 231, Sloan Hall, Pullman. Show will focus on the frothy spacescape of galaxies, the crossroads of astrophysics. Cost: $5/regular price (cash or check only), free/ages 6 and younger.
Second annual Generations Collide Car Show, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Beasley Coliseum, Washington State University, Pullman.
“The Death of U.S. Christianity,” talk by Miguel De La Torre as part of the 38th Roger Williams Symposium, 7 p.m., Ensminger Pavilion, 455 Lincoln Drive, Pullman. De La Torre is a professor of social ethics and Latinx studies at Iliff School of Theology in Denver, Colo.
SPORTS & OUTDOORS
Big Hearts Car Show and Benefit, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Locomotive Park, Lewiston. Proceeds will benefit a child’s medical fund.
Lewiston’s Hot August Nights Saturday Show and Shine, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Main Street, downtown Lewiston.
Vintage Threshing Bee, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Palouse Empire Fairgrounds, 5 miles west of Colfax along State Route 26. Threshers will take a break at lunchtime, and lunch will be availble for purchase.
84th annual Lewiston Roundup rodeo, Roundup Grounds in Tammany, south of Lewiston. Nightly performance times are 6:59. Tickets: Little Red Barn kiosk, North 40 parking lot. Cost: $7-$23. Live music will follow each rodeo performance. Parade: 9:59 a.m. Sept. 8.
11th annual Howling at Hamilton, dog day at the pool, 1 p.m., Hamilton Lowe Aquatic Center, 830 N. Mountain View Road, Moscow. Cost: $10. Limit of one dog per person.
Orofino Kiwanis Lumberjack Fun Run, 3K walk and 5K/10K run, 10 a.m. (8 a.m. registration), Orofino City Park. Register: https://www.orofino.com/tag/kiwanis/
Quad Cities Walk to End Alzheimer’s 2018, Kiwanis Park, Snake River Avenue, Lewiston. Registration — 8:30 a.m., ceremony — 9:45 a.m., 10 a.m. — walk. Register: alz.org/walk
Auditions for “39 Steps” and “Newsies,” to be staged by the Regional Theatre of the Palouse, 5-6:30 p.m., RTOP Theatre, 122 N. Grand Ave., Pullman. “39 Steps” will be staged Sept. 14-22, “Newsies” will be staged Nov. 1-11.
“The King & I,” by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II, 7:30 p.m. Aug. 23-25, and 1:30 p.m. Aug. 25-26, Regional Theatre of the Palouse Theatre, 122 N. Grand Ave., Pullman. Cost: $19.99. Tickets: (509) 334-0750 or box office, 118 N. Grand Ave., Pullman.
Auditions for “Night of the Living Dead,” staged by the Lewiston Civic Theatre, 2 p.m., theater office, 832 Main St., Lewiston. Audition packets available at the office, noon-6 p.m. Tuesday-Friday.
SEPT. 13-16, 20-22 AND 27-30
“Chicago,” staged by the Lewiston Civic Theatre and directed by Rebecca Hardin, Lewiston High School auditorium, 1114 Ninth Ave. Show dates and times are: 7:30 p.m. Sept. 13-15, 20-22 and 27-29, and 2 p.m. Sept. 16 and 30. Cost: $19/regular price; $16/ages 60 and older, and veterans; $15/students age 13 through college-age; $11/ages 12 and younger. Tickets: (208) 746-3401 or online at lctheatre.org.
“Driving Miss Daisy,” pop-up performance staged by the Pullman Civic Theatre, free, 6 p.m., Empire Theater, Tekoa.
“Trails Connect: A Convergence of Focus & Opportunities in 2018 and Beyond,” talk by Sandra Broncheau-McFarland, 10 a.m., Nez Perce National Historical Park visitor center, 39063 U.S. Highway 95, Spalding. Broncheau-McFarland is employed by the U.S. Forest Service and is administrator of the Nez Perce National Historic Trail.