document.write("
\n"); document.write(" \n"); document.write(" \n"); document.write(" \n"); document.write(" \n"); document.write(" \n"); document.write("
\n"); document.write(" \n"); document.write(" \n"); document.write(" \n"); document.write(" \n"); document.write("
\n"); document.write(" \n"); document.write("

1 First Fridays with Devon Wade. MickDuff's Beer Hall, 220 Cedar St., hosts live music with country singer Devon Wade from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Free and open to the public, ages 21+. Non-smoking, fun & games environment. MickDuffs.com.

1 Live Music at the 219. The 219 Lounge, 219 N. First Ave., hosts live music by acclaimed Northwest guitarist Truck Mills and his supporting cast of local musicians Andrew Browne, Mick Taylor and Tito Huizar from 9 p.m. to midnight. Mills is a master musician who plays a wide variety of music ranging from blues with a jazz gospel flair to rock 'n' roll. Free and open to ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

2-3 Inland Empire Sled Dog Races. Come out and join in the fun during the Inland Empire Sled Dog Races, held at the Priest Lake U.S. Forest Service Airport, 32203 Highway 57. Teams as large as eight dogs and as small as one dog will compete in this fun and competitive event. Free to spectators; registration is required to compete. The drivers meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. Saturday morning, with races beginning around 9:30 a.m. Saturday and continuing through the early afternoon. The Sunday drivers meeting will be at 8 a.m. with races beginning by 9 a.m. and continuing through the afternoon. IESDA.org. 208-443-3191

2 Museum's Free First Saturday. The Bonner County History Museum, 611 S. Ella, hosts Free First Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Everyone is invited to enjoy the museum free of charge. BonnerCountyHistory.org.

2 Mugs and Music. Laughing Dog Brewing, 805 Schweitzer Plaza Dr. in Ponderay, hosts the Mugs and Music Series from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the taproom. Enjoy live music featuring Brian Jacobs; free and open to the public. LaughingDogBrewing.com.

2 Hempire Genesis. The Hive and Global CBD present Hempire Genesis at 6:30 p.m. (doors open at 6 p.m.) in the The Hive, 207 N. First Ave. This is a convening of thought leaders in the rapidly growing hemp industry, and everyone ages 21-plus are welcome to attend. Learn from a panel of experts who know the ins and outs of the business, so you are not left in the dust. Networking and entertainment included. The event includes speakers from Oregon and Colorado on hemp farming, plus learn about revolutionary hemp technologies and products, enjoy free product samples of Global CBD Nano, and hear first-time press release announcments. The event wraps up with DJ Panda Brakes at 9 p.m. Tickets are $15 at LiveFromTheHive.com.

2 Groundhog Day Pre-Follies Party. It's Groundhog Day and time to party as the 219 Lounge hosts the Angels Over Sandpoint Pre-Follies Party on Groundhog Day from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. The fun-filled fundraising event starts at 6 p.m. with music by Right Front Burner, the official Follies band! The evening features entertaining appearances by the \"Queen of Ireland,\" the 219's local groundhog, a Tap Takeover, and more surprises. Follies VIP tickets will be auctioned off, regular Follies tickets will be for sale, and there will be drawings held for the \"Beat the Winter Blues\" raffle. Proceeds from this fundraiser go to the Angels' general fund to help Bonner County folks in need through the winter with food, shelter, medical and more. Free and open to ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

2 Cirque Zuma Zuma. Pend Oreille Arts Council's Performing Arts Series presents Cirque Zuma Zuma, featuring performers from Kenya and Tanzania, starting at 7 p.m. The show combines the mystique of Africa with the excitement of theatrical cirque performance. There will be live music, percussionists, Egyptian limbo dances, Gabonese tumbling, South African gumboot dances, and contortionist feats. Tickets are $25 adult, $12 youth (18 and under), at the door, Eve's Leaves, Eichardt's, Winter Ridge Natural Foods, POAC's website at ArtinSandpoint.org or their office in the Cedar Street Bridge, and Panida.org.

2 Live Music at the 219. The 219 Lounge, 219 N. First Ave., hosts live music with Lavoy. Since their polished synth-laden take on dance party rhetoric hit the airwaves in early 2014, the charismatic collective have brought new meaning to the term \"entertainment,\" while the unassuming audience finds themselves persuaded into letting the movement take over and soon realize they've given way to the luring sound. Free and open to the public, ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

-- Here's what's coming up this week through Sunday, Feb. 10 --

5 Bonner Mall Seniors Day. Bonner Mall in Ponderay hosts the monthly Seniors Day from 9 a.m. to noon. All are welcome to come walk the Mall, plus there will be a featured speaker or entertainment, free refreshments, games and a drawing. Bring a friend and join the fun -- 10 years and counting for this great local event! 208-263-4272 * Held on the first Tuesday of the month.

5 Night-Out Karaoke. The 219 Lounge, 219 N. First Ave., hosts Night-Out Karaoke with DJ Pat every Tuesday from 9 p.m. to midnight. Come out and sing to your heart's content, or just enjoy the show! Free and open to the public, ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

6 Wind Down Wednesday. Keep the week smooth and chilled out with an early evening at the 219, located at 219 N. First Ave. Featuring half-priced bottled wines, light snacks, and live music from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. with acclaimed Sandpoint musician Truck Mills and guest musician Scott Reid, who entertain with great blues, folk, gospel, and jazz. Free and open to the public, ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

7-9 Oscar Shorts. The Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., hosts screenings of the 2019 Oscar-nominated shorts - live action, animation, and documentary categories. Additional film times will be determined once the nominations are announced. Visit the Sandpoint Movies Page for a list of showtimes and more information.

8 Contra Dance. Sandpoint Parks and Recreation partners with Emily Faulkner and Lost Horse Press for a Contra Dance from 7 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. in Sandpoint Community Hall, 204 S. First Ave. Contra dancing is community dancing for all ages, in the New England tradition, featuring live music with great local and regional bands and lively callers. Beginners and singles welcome! $5 suggested donation at the door. *Held on the second Friday of every month. 

8 Live Music at the 219. The 219 Lounge, 219 N. First Ave., hosts the Zach Cooper Band from 9 p.m. to midnight. Enjoy music with Coeur d'Alene drumming legend Zach Cooper, who built a superstar band around himself to offer an experience that won't be forgotten! This five-piece progressive blues and rock band will leave you wanting more. Free and open to the public, ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

9 Second Saturday Artist Reception. Pend d'Oreille Winery, 301 Cedar St. in the historic Belwood Building, hosts the Second Saturday Artist Reception from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. The event includes live music, and is free and open to the public. POWine.com.

9 Live Music at the 219. The 219 Lounge, 219 N. First Ave., hosts the Zach Cooper Band from 9 p.m. to midnight. Enjoy music with Coeur d'Alene drumming legend Zach Cooper, who built a superstar band around himself to offer an experience that won't be forgotten! This five-piece progressive blues and rock band will leave you wanting more. Free and open to the public, ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

-- Here's what's coming up this week through Sunday, Feb. 17 --

12 Night-Out Karaoke. The 219 Lounge, 219 N. First Ave., hosts Night-Out Karaoke with DJ Pat every Tuesday from 9 p.m. to midnight. Come out and sing to your heart's content, or just enjoy the show! Free and open to the public, ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

13 Wind Down Wednesday. Keep the week smooth and chilled out with an early evening at the 219, located at 219 N. First Ave. Featuring half-priced bottled wines, light snacks, and live music from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. with acclaimed Sandpoint musician Truck Mills and guest musician Carl Rey, who entertain with great blues, folk, gospel, and jazz. Free and open to the public, ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

13 Open Mic Night with Kevin Dorin. MickDuff’s Beer Hall and Kevin Dorin welcome all local artists over 21 years of age for a fun and open night of playing at the Beer Hall, 220 Cedar St., from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Come out for a positive environment to share your passion or just take it all in! All levels of performers are welcome. The set will be recorded live and artists will have access to the audio. Also, this an opportunity to work with a professional soundguy who will work to mic you up and get your levels to show the best version of you. Free and open to the public. Non-smoking, fun & games environment. MickDuffs.com.

14-16 Drinking Habits. The Panida Playhouse Players present Drinking Habits, a play by Tom Smith, at 7 p.m. each night in the Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave. Accusations, mistaken identities and romances run wild in this laugh-out-loud farce. Two nuns at the Sisters of Perpetual Sewing convent have been secretly making and selling wine to keep the convent's doors open. Paranoia ensues as Mother Superior (played by Kate McAlister) attempts to keep Rome from shutting down the convent. Rated G. Tickets are $15 general; $13 senior; $10 student (17 and under), at the door or Panida.org.

15-24 Sandpoint Winter Carnival. Let the wintertime fun begin! The Greater Sandpoint Chamber of Commerce hosts its annual Winter Carnival featuring a Parade of Lights, the Let It Glow! Night Parade and Fireworks at Schweitzer, a K-9 Keg Pull, and so much more. Check out the Sandpoint Winter Carnival website for a complete rundown of events.

15 Lauren Sheehan Concert. Di Luna's Cafe, 207 Cedar St., hosts a concert at 7:30 p.m. featuring Lauren Sheehan, with dinner served before the show at 6 p.m. Roots Americana musician Sheehan launched her recording and performing career in 2002 and has been sailing on to critical acclaim, national/international radio charts and encores at festivals, concerts and venues across the country and in Canada ever since. From fronting a nine-piece band to solo acoustic work, this vivacious \"songster\" delights audiences with the breadth of her material, evocative artistry and musicianship. LaurenSheehanMusic.com. Tickets are $12 advance, $15 day of the show. DiLunas.com.

15 Third Friday with Devon Wade. MickDuff's Beer Hall, 220 Cedar St.. hosts Devon Wade from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. for the monthly Third Friday with Devon Wade. He's an independent country music artist with a strong love for what country music has always been - songs about real life. Come out and take in his tunes! Free and open to the public, 21+ years of age only. Non-smoking, fun & games environment. MickDuffs.com.

15 Live Music at the 219. The 219 Lounge, 219 N. First Ave., hosts The Hawthorne Roots, a sister-fronted roots rock 'n' roll band from Bozeman, Mont., whose genre-defying original material is built off of soulful vocals, three-part harmony, and guitar riffs reminiscent of bands like The Allman Brothers, Tedeschi Trucks, and Fleetwood Mac. Their uniquely branded \"Revved Up Roots Rock\" genre has gained momentum and admiration within the Northwest community and beyond. Free and open to the public, 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

16 Live Music at the 219. It's funk time as the 219 hosts live music with Right Front Burner from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. This is Sandpoint's funk, disco, rock and groove band - arguably the funkiest trio you'll see in the Inland Northwest, whose years of music experience shines through with every glistening note. With the power to make any booty shake, Right Front Burner helps you get your groove on! Free and open to the public. Ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

17 Drinking Habits. The Panida Playhouse Players present Drinking Habits, a play by Tom Smith, at 3:30 p.m. in the Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave. Accusations, mistaken identities and romances run wild in this laugh-out-loud farce. Two nuns at the Sisters of Perpetual Sewing convent have been secretly making and selling wine to keep the convent's doors open. Paranoia ensues as Mother Superior (played by Kate McAlister) attempts to keep Rome from shutting down the convent. Rated G. Tickets are $15 general; $13 senior; $10 student (17 and under), at the door or Panida.org.

-- Here's what's coming up this week through Sunday, Feb. 24 --

19 Annual 2/19 Party. It's 2/19 and time to party! Bring your friends to the 219 Lounge, 219 N. First Ave., to celebrate the annual 219 party on 2/19 at 2:19 p.m. with $2.19 drink specials. The party starts at 2:19 p.m. There will be snacks and $2.19 drink and beer specials. From 9 p.m. to midnight, enjoy Night-Out Karaoke with DJ Pat. Come out and sing to your heart's content, or just enjoy the show! Free and open to the public, ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

20 Wind Down Wednesday. Keep the week smooth and chilled out with an early evening at the 219, located at 219 N. First Ave. Featuring half-priced bottled wines, light snacks, and live music from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. with acclaimed Sandpoint musician Truck Mills and guest musician Tom Duebendorfer, who entertain with great blues, folk, gospel, and jazz. Free and open to the public, ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

22, 24 McManus Comedies: My Favorite Toy Was Dirt. The Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., hosts the world premiere of My Favorite Toy Was Dirt: An American Story in Concert at 7:30 p.m. Feb. 22, and again at 3 p.m. Feb. 24. This original musical-comedy play, written by Patrick F. McManus and starring Tim Behrens, is presented by McManus Comedies with music by Olivia Brownlee. Think Mark Twain meets Spike Jones ... or the Marx Brothers meet Frank Zappa. Learn more about the G-rated play at McManusPlays.com. Tickets are $27 adult; $15 youth (17 and under) in advance at Eve's Leaves, Eichardt's and Panida.org, and also at the door on the day of the show. Bar and concessions will be available.

22 Live Comedy Show. The 219 Lounge, 219 N. First Ave., presents a great night of live comedy headlined by Michael Winslow and featuring Phillip Kopczynski with Morgan Preston as host. Known as \"The Man of 10,000 Sound Effects,\" Winslow solidified himself as a pop culture icon when he played the hilariously mischievous Larvelle Jones in the \"Police Academy\" franchise. Winslow's wacky brand of comedy alongside his unparalleled gift as a voicetramentalist will leave you breathless from laughing and astonished by his superhuman sound-making talent. Spokane-based Kopczynski is fresh off placing second at the 2018 Seattle International Comedy Competition. Preston, back by popular demand, has become one of the most outspoken in-your-face comedians working today. Tickets are $20 in advance, and $25 at the door. Doors at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. Ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

23 Beer Festival and Pub Crawl at the 219. It's Sandpoint Winter Carnival's annual Weird and Wonderful Beer Festival and Pub Crawl from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. The 219 Lounge, 219 N. First Ave., along with other participating venues, will be featuring weird and wonderful beers from regional craft breweries. The Niner will also be featuring live music by Truck Mills and Carl Rey from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Enjoy great brews and great blues, folk, gospel and jazz from two of the region's top blues artists.  Commemorative beer glass and tasting tokens available at the 219 and other participating venues prior to the event. Free and open to the public, ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

-- Here's what's coming up this week through Sunday, March 3 --

26 John Craigie Concert. Di Luna's Cafe, 207 Cedar St., hosts a concert at 7:30 p.m. featuring John Craigie, with dinner served before the show at 6 p.m. Renowned for his eloquent Americana style, engaging live shows, and off-the-cuff clever observations, Craigie carries on the legacy of classic singer-songwriters while blazing a trail of his own. Recently, that trail twisted and turned into new territory for the Portland, Ore., performer who The Stranger appropriately dubbed, \"the lovechild of John Prine and Mitch Hedberg.\" Tickets are $20. DiLunas.com.

26 Night-Out Karaoke. The 219 Lounge, 219 N. First Ave., hosts Night-Out Karaoke with DJ Pat every Tuesday from 9 p.m. to midnight. Come out and sing to your heart's content, or just enjoy the show! Free and open to the public, ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

27 Wind Down Wednesday. Keep the week smooth and chilled out with an early evening at the 219, located at 219 N. First Ave. Featuring half-priced bottled wines, light snacks, and live music from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. with acclaimed Sandpoint musician Truck Mills and guest musician Bruce Bishop, who entertain with great blues, folk, gospel, and jazz. Free and open to the public, ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar. \n"); document.write("

Here is what's coming up in March!

5 Bonner Mall Seniors Day. Bonner Mall in Ponderay hosts the monthly Seniors Day from 9 a.m. to noon. All are welcome to come walk the Mall, plus there will be a featured speaker or entertainment, free refreshments, games and a drawing. Bring a friend and join the fun -- 10 years and counting for this great local event! 208-263-4272 * Held on the first Tuesday of the month.

\n"); document.write("
\n"); document.write("\n"); document.write("\n"); document.write("var win=null;\n"); document.write("function ViewSO2dEventsNextMonth2edb828(id,db){\n"); document.write("var rndURL = (1000*Math.random());\n"); document.write("var myname=\"\";\n"); document.write("var w = \"640\";\n"); document.write("var h = \"480\";\n"); document.write("var pos = \"center\";\n"); document.write("if(\"center\" == \"absolute\"){\n"); document.write("var TopPosition = 0;\n"); document.write("var LeftPosition = 0;\n"); document.write("}\n"); document.write("\n"); document.write("var mypage = \"http://www.sandpointonline.com/cgi-scr"+"ipt/csNews/csNews.cgi?database=\"+db+\"&command=viewone&op=t&id=\"+id+\"&rnd=\"+rndURL;\n"); document.write("if(pos==\"random\"){LeftPosition=(screen.width)?Math.floor(Math.random()*(screen.width-w)):100;TopPosition=(screen.height)?Math.floor(Math.random()*((screen.height-h)-75)):100;}\n"); document.write("if(pos==\"center\"){LeftPosition=(screen.width)?(screen.width-w)/2:100;TopPosition=(screen.height)?(screen.height-h)/2:100;}\n"); document.write("else if((pos!=\"center\" && pos!=\"random\" && pos!= \"absolute\") || pos==null){LeftPosition=0;TopPosition=20}\n"); document.write("settings='width='+w+',height='+h+',top='+TopPosition+',left='+LeftPosition+',scrollbars=yes,location=no,directories=no,status=no,menubar=yes,toolbar=no,resizable=yes';\n"); document.write("win=window.open(mypage,myname,settings);\n"); document.write("if(win.focus){win.focus();}}\n"); document.write("\n"); document.write("
\n"); document.write("
\n");