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A salute to Neil Diamond. Put on your dancin' shoes as the Super Diamond Tribute Concert hits The Hive at 8:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 16. In a tribute to the much-loved, international pop icon Neil Diamond, Super Diamond will perform the timeless classics including "Sweet Caroline," "America," and many more. Super Diamond has been embraced by the longtime Neil Diamond fanbase, and also found huge popularity in the hip rock clubs of America. Purchase tickets online.

Screentime in Sandpoint. If you're ready to slow things down a notch, there are numerous movie events happening 'round town this week. A quick rundown:
- Aug. 15, 17-18 - Wild Rose at the Panida
- Aug. 16 - Woodstock at the Panida
- Aug. 16 How To Train Your Dragon at Lakeview Park (free admission!)
See more details about the films below.

Here's what's happening in August!

15 Girls Pint Out. Idaho Pour Authority, 203 Cedar St., hosts Girls Pint Out from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Cool chicks! Great beverages! No dudes! Join Vicki at the big table for an evening tasting and talking about hard cider! Open to the public.

15, 17-18 Wild Rose. The Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., hosts screenings of the film Wild Rose. Go to the Sandpoint Movies page for showtimes and more information.

15 Thursday Night Solo Series. MickDuff's Beer Hall, 220 Cedar St., hosts Brian Jacobs from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Jacobs is excited to grace the stage for the Thursday Night Solo Series! Also, Sandpoint Curry will be onsite - pre-order at 404-565-3131. Free and open to the public; non-smoking, fun and games environment.

15 Pop-Up Open Mic with Sandpoint Literary Collective. Join the Pend d'Oreille Winery for Sandpoint Literary Collective's Pop-Up Open Mic from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Whet your palette with an immersive pairing of your favorite Pend d'Oreille wine and a mélange of fiction, poetry, storytelling, and creative nonfiction readings! Pour out your own pieces or simply revel in those crafted by your friends and neighbors. Each writer will have five minutes to muse the masses. Free and open to the public.

15 More Than A Woman Trivia. Join the fun on the third Thursday of each month at The Back Door, 111 Cedar St., for a night of laughter and female-focused trivia from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. The aim is to educate and entertain with facts, connect women in the community, and offer something to look forward to each month with the girls. Trivia nights are in support of Return Retreats, a local nonprofit startup that brings restorative mindsets to women through retreat experiences as well as financial support to burdened women in the North Idaho Panhandle. Learn more at returnretreats.org/trivia. Suggested $5 donation. 262-914-2471

15 Thom & Coley Tipi Concert. Twin Cedars Camping and Vacation Rentals hosts the third annual concert with Thom Shepherd and Coley McCabe. This beautiful, intimate night of storytelling and original music will be under a full moon featuring talented singer-songwriters who tour and perform all over the country and internationally. Their humor and graciousness are accompanied by original country, trop rock and Americana music sprinkled with some covers. The concert begins at 7 p.m. Come early for social hour! Contact Billie Jean Gerke at [email protected] for an invitation by phone/text/email.

15 Live Music at the 219. The 219 Lounge, 219 N. First Ave., hosts live music with Pamela Benton from 8 to 11 p.m. on the outdoor patio. Multi-talented recording artist Pamela Benton from Coeur d'Alene performs on the electric violin and guitar throughout the western U.S. Whether it is indie rock, groove jazz, folk, blues or New Age, Pamela does it with style. Shilla food truck onsite. Free and open to ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

16-18 Artists' Studio Tour. Annual self-guided driving tour of working studios through North Idaho. ArtTourDrive.org. 800-800-2106

16-30 Bonner County History Hunt. The Bonner County History Museum hosts a countywide historical scavenger hunt, held Aug. 16 through Aug. 30. Figure out the clue, find the location, snap a picture, post to social media, and be entered to win cool prizes! It's free and fun! Visit BonnerCountyHistory.org for more information, or email [email protected].

16 SASi Summer PicnicSandpoint Area Seniors Inc. host a summer picnic at the City Beach Pavilion at 4 p.m. It will be a potluck, so sign up for what you want to bring at the front desk at the Senior Center, 820 Main St.

16 IPA Live Music. Idaho Pour Authority, 203 Cedar St., hosts live music from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. with Dustin Drennen.

16 Winery Live Music. Join the Pend d'Oreille Winery to see talented singer songwriter Bill Price from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Bill's music is varied and rich with different textures, instruments and rhythms. Presented as a journey, his work speaks to universal human experiences of time, home, place, childhood, forgiveness, grace and paradox. Come early to grab a seat, glass of wine and artisan pizza. Free and open to the public.

16 Beer Hall Live Music. MickDuff's Beer Hall, 220 Cedar St., hosts Baker Thomas Packwood from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. That’s right, the biggest names in high-quality music in Sandpoint are teaming up - Benny Baker, Ali Thomas, and Sheldon Packwood! Good times and good vibes … you're welcome, Sandpoint! Free and open to ages 21+. Non-smoking, fun and games environment.

16 'Woodstock.' KRFY community radio presents a free showing of the director's cut of 'Woodstock,' a four-hour film chronicle of the legendary 1969 music festival, starting at 7 p.m. in the Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave. Visit the Sandpoint Movies page for more information.

16 The Lark And The Loon. DiLuna's Cafe, 207 Cedar St., hosts a concert with The Lark and the Loon at 7:30 p.m. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. for dinner (make reservations by calling 208-263-0846). The Lark and the Loon are a songwriting duo consisting of husband/wife team Jeff Rolfzen and Rocky Steen-Rolfzen. The two bring their distinct writing styles together in what they call an exploration in the etymology of American music. They take inspiration from pre-war blues and jazz, Irish dance music, sea shanties, and traditional American music as well. Tickets to the concert are $12 in advance at DiLunas.com, and $15 at the door.

16 Movie in the Park: 'How To Train Your Dragon.' This free community event, presented by the Bonner County History Museum, Pine Street Dental and Sandpoint Parks and Recreation will be showing "How to Train Your Dragon" under the stars in Lakeview Park. Movie begins at dusk. Museum entrance is also free prior to the start of the movie! For more information go online.

16 Super Diamond Tribute Concert. The Hive, 207 N. First Ave., hosts Super Diamond from 8:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Super Diamond, a tribute to the much-loved, international pop icon Neil Diamond, perform the timeless classics including "Sweet Caroline," "America," and many more. Purchase tickets online.

16 Live Music at the 219. The 219 Lounge, 219 N. First Ave., hosts live music with Smith McKay All Day on the outdoor patio. The Missoula, Mont.-based power duo of Smith McKay All Day performs from 9 p.m. to midnight. Don't miss this two-man band that's as full as a four-piece. Ex-Gourds songwriter Jimmy Smith and bluesman Pat McKay will entertain you with drum stomping, guitar banging and vocalizing old Gourd, Hard Pans, Slo-Red faves and whatever's on the Smitty madness menu for the night. Jimmy is best known for his two decades performing with famed Austin, Tex., alt-country outfit The Gourds, as one of the two principal songwriters and bass player. Shilla food truck onsite. Free and open to ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

16 DJ Music. A&Ps Bar and Grill, 222 N. First Ave., hosts DJ Skwish from 9 p.m. to close. No cover.

16-17 Spokane to Sandpoint Relay. The 12th annual "Scenic Relay Race" where runners and walkers begin atop Mt. Spokane, and teams make their way 200 miles through 15 cities en route to the finish line at Sandpoint's City Beach. It's one of the Pacific Northwest's premier running events. SpokanetoSandpoint.com. 541-633-7174

17 Sandpoint Farmers Market: Kids' Day! Shop artisan wares, fresh produce, and more at the Sandpoint Farmers Market, held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Farmin Park. Plus enjoy live music on the pavilion stage featuring the CDA Youth Marimba with special guests, the Sandpoint Bollywood Dancers, from 11:30 a.m. to noon. SandpointFarmersMarket.com. *Repeats every Saturday.

17 Jr. Ranger Program: Hooked on Fishing. Round Lake State Park, 1880 E. Dufort Rd. in Sagle, hosts a Hooked on Fishing Jr. Ranger Program for kids ages 6-12 interested in learning about the fish that can be found in Round Lake. The program starts at 11 a.m. at the Amphitheater.

17 King of the Kongcrete. The City of Sandpoint presents the King of the Kongcrete Skate Competition, starting at noon in the Concrete Lake Skate Park located at Travers Park, 2102 Pine St. Events include Best Tricks and Best Run, with skill level divisions of beginner, intermediate, advanced and shop sponsored. Register online by Aug. 16 or in person at the park from 10 a.m. to noon. Entry fee is $15! Helmets required for all competitors. Knee, elbow, and wrist pads highly recommended.

17 Animal Shelter Cornhole Tournament. MickDuff's Beer Hall, 220 Cedar St., hosts the Animal Shelter Cornhole Tournament. Come toss some bags and have some fun supporting the Panhandle Animal Shelter in the August Cornhole Tournament! Sign up as singles and get partnered up with random players for round-robin games as the format is called Switcholio (all skill levels). First toss at 1 p.m. Register now by calling 208-209-6700 or show up at 12:30 p.m. day of (doors and courts open at 11 a.m.). $20/person includes entry, one drink, $5 donation to PAS, and $5 of air mail tickets. 21+ years of age.

17 Mugs and Music. Laughing Dog Brewing, 805 Schweitzer Plaza Dr., hosts live music from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. with Oak Street Connection. 208-263-9222

17 IPA Live Music. Idaho Pour Authority, 203 Cedar St., hosts live music from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. with Ponderay Paradox.

17 Live Music at the Pend d'Oreille Winery. The Bright Moments Duo brings great jazz music to the Pend d'Oreille Winery from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Local talents Arthur Goldblum and Peter Lucht will perform delightful, silky jazz sounds to accompany your favorite wine. Free and open to the public.

17 Campfire Program: Bear Awareness. Round Lake State Park, 1880 E. Dufort Rd. in Sagle, hosts a Leave No Trace Bear Awareness program at 6:30 p.m. at the Amphitheater. During this family-friendly program SOLE will have participants explore, learn, and develop their own wildland ethic while becoming more bear aware. This program will include both experiential activities, and lecture format to provide families with the working knowledge of how to recreate and live responsibly while in bear country. Bring your marshmallow roasting stick for s'more fun!

17 Beer Hall Live Music. MickDuff's Beer Hall hosts live music from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. with the Turn Spit Dogs. This rockin' blues band plays danceable blues along with some clean, clear, sweet ballads thrown in between. Free and open to the public, ages 21-plus.

17 Live Music at the 219. The 219 Lounge, 219 N. First Ave., hosts live music with Lavoy on the outdoor patio from 9 p.m. to midnight. The five-piece Spokane-based alt-pop and indie band will play their unique blend of music and layer hints of modern Alt-Pop and 80's nostalgia. 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. Shilla food truck onsite. Free and open to the public, ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

17 DJ Music. A&Ps Bar and Grill, 222 N. First Ave., hosts DJ Skwish from 9 p.m. to close. No cover.

17 Utara After Hours. Utara Brewing Co., 214 Pine St., hosts Lucas Brookbank Brown during their After Hours show at 9 p.m. Lucas is one of Spokane's hardest-working musicians, playing in multiple bands, hosting open mics, bookings, and more. Plus he's a Summerfest favorite, so don't miss it! Check out all his new solo material. $10 cover charge; ages 21-plus.

18 Campfire Program: Round Lake Rocks! Round Lake State Park, 1880 E. Dufort Rd. in Sagle, hosts a Round Lake Rocks program at 11 a.m. at the Amphitheater. Be a time traveler and go back in geologic time to find out how much nature rocks!

18 Piano Sunday. Settle in with a glass of wine and appreciate local talent, Glenda Novinger, on the grand piano from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Pend d'Oreille Winery, 301 Cedar St. Glenda owns the Novinger Music Studio in Bonners Ferry and the winery is thrilled to welcome her back! Free and open to the public.

-- Here's what's coming up this week through Sunday, August 25 --

20 Trivia and Happy Hour. Davis Grocery & Mercantile, 620 Wellington Pl. in Hope, hosts Trivia and Happy Hour from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

20 Bat Night at Pine Street Woods. Join local bat expert Carrie Hugo for an evening of education at 7:30 p.m. at Pine Street Woods, sponsored by the Kaniksu Land Trust. Study our local bat species through observation and mist netting. There will also be cookies and drinks. For more information and directions to the event, visit KaniksuLandTrust.org.

21-24 Bonner County Fair. "Bounty Of The County" is this year's theme for the Bonner County Fair, held at the Bonner County Fairgrounds. Celebrate the bounty that our community has to offer by promoting agriculture, local talent, education and the future of our county. Go to BonnerCountyFair.com for a full 2019 Fair Week Schedule, or pick up a 2019 Fair Book at many locations throughout town. 208-263-8414

21 Sandpoint Farmers Market. Shop artisan wares, fresh produce, and more at the Sandpoint Farmers Market, held from 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. in Farmin Park. Plus enjoy live music on the pavilion stage featuring Muddy Frog Watters. SandpointFarmersMarket.com. *Repeats every Wednesday.

21 Cafe Music. Di Luna's Cafe, 207 Cedar St. hosts live music with The Talbott Brothers. $15 in advance.

21 Magic Wednesday. Jalapenos, 314 N. Second Ave., hosts close-up magical 'edu-tainment' right at your table from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. by local magician and all-around fun guy Star Alexander. *Held every Wednesday.

21 Sandpoint Summer Series. Mattox Farms Productions presents free live music by Jocelyn and Chris Arndt Band at 6:30 p.m. in Farmin Park. Sponsored by Washington Trust Bank; everyone is welcome to attend! 

22 Thursday Night Solo Series. MickDuff's Beer Hall, 220 Cedar St., hosts lifelong musician Kerry Leigh from 6 to 8 p.m. Leigh owns and operates a recording studio in Sandpoint, which has helped him produce and distribute his many albums and songs across the world. Enjoy his original Americana, folk, rock, country and blues tunes! Sandpoint Curry will be onsite; pre-order at 404-565-3131. Free and open to public; non-smoking, fun and games environment.

22 Hope History Event. Davis Grocery & Mercantile, 620 Wellington Pl. in Hope, hosts a Hope History Event with photograph screenings all day, and a presentation at 6 p.m.

22 Festival's Chamber Concert Series. The Heartwood Center, 615 Oak St., hosts the first of the Festival at Sandpoint's new Chamber Concert Series. This will be the double feature of musical excellence, with Mika Hood and Daniel Hughes performing Sonata for Cello and Piano by Claude Debussy, and Cello Sonata No.1 in E minor by Johannes Brahms. And the C.O.D.A. Ensemble with Rebecca Stamm, Angela Schauer, and Mika Hood performing Serenade for Violin, Viola and Cello, by Ernst von Dohnányi. Show starts at 6:30 p.m.; tickets are available at Eve's Leaves in advance, and day of at the door. $15 adult, $10 youth/senior.

22 Redhead Express: Summer Nights Concert. Four redhead sisters. Passionate about music. See them perform live at the Bonner County Fair Outdoor Arena, with gates opening at 6:30 p.m. and the show starting at 7:30 p.m. The Redhead Express band blends folk with country, pop and bluegrass, for the best mix of summertime music! Go to BonnerCountyFair.com for ticket prices and information.

22-25 Cold Case Hammarskjold. The Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., hosts screenings of the documentary Cold Case Hammarskjold, about the mysterious death of the United Nations' secretary-general. Learn more and see showtimes on the Sandpoint Movies page.

22 Live Music at the 219. The 219 Lounge, 219 N. First Ave., hosts live music with Jody Piper from 8 to 11 p.m. on the outdoor patio. Making his 219 debut, Coeur d'Alene based singer songwriter Jody Piper will entertain you with his on style of Americana and Folk. Late night food from Shilla food truck, Korean BBQ with Seoul! Free and open to the public, ages 21+; non-smoking environment.  219.bar.

22 Open Mic Night. A&Ps Bar and Grill, 222 N. First Ave., hosts Open Mic Night with KC Carter from 9 p.m. to midnight. No cover.

23 IPA Live Music. Idaho Pour Authority, 203 Cedar St., hosts live music from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. with the Ron Kieper Jazz Trio.

23 Live Music at the Pend d'Oreille Winery. Head over to the Pend d'Oreille Winery for a glass of Friday Night Wine and listen to popular local talent Brian Jacobs from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Jacobs will have you singing along to musical favorites that span the decades! Free and open to the public.

23 Beer Hall Live Music. MickDuff's Beer Hall hosts live music from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. with the Turn Spit Dogs. This rockin' blues band plays danceable blues along with some clean, clear, sweet ballads thrown in between. Free and open to the public, ages 21-plus.

23 Challenge of Champions. The outdoor arena and grandstands at the Bonner County Fairgrounds will be rocking with top bulls and bull riders at this year's Challenge of Champions Bull Riding Tour! Gates open at 6:30 p.m., and the show starts at 7:30 p.m. Go to BonnerCountyFair.com for ticket prices and information.

23 Live Music at the 219. The 219 Lounge, 219 N. First Ave., hosts live music with Trego from 9 p.m. to midnight on the outdoor patio. Back at the Niner by popular demand and a staple in the blossoming music scene in Spokane this six piece act has developed a reputation for notably energetic, highly engaging live performances that showcase the band's tightly woven arrangements, commanding vocal harmonies and  heartfelt songwriting. The sound the band has developed over the better part of a decade continues a progression towards an electric-tinged, retro-flavored Rock n' Roll; drawing influence and paying homage to multiple genres of music. Shilla food truck onsite. Free and open to the public, ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

23 DJ Music. A&Ps Bar and Grill, 222 N. First Ave., hosts DJ Exodus from 9 p.m. to close. No cover.

24 Sandpoint Farmers Market. Shop artisan wares, fresh produce, and more at the Sandpoint Farmers Market, held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Farmin Park. Plus enjoy live music on the pavilion stage featuring Bridges Home. SandpointFarmersMarket.com. *Repeats every Saturday.

24 Jr. Ranger Program: Fire Safety. Round Lake State Park, 1880 E. Dufort Rd. in Sagle, hosts a Fire Safety Jr. Ranger Program for kids ages 6-12 interested in learning about fire safety. The program starts at 11 a.m. at the Amphitheater.

24 Lazy A .08K. The Angels Over Sandpoint hosts the first annual Lazy A .08K. The race will be held at MickDuff's Beer Hall. Registration starts at 11 a.m. followed by some beer drinking and then the group will get around to the start of the race! All proceeds go to help those in need in Bonner County. General entry is $25, VIP is $50. Registration and details on BrownPaperTickets.com.

24 "My Name is Ramsey: I'm a Clydesdale Stallion" Book Signing. Vanderford's Books, 201 Cedar St., hosts a book signing with Jack Parnell from noon to 2 p.m. Parnell is the author of the newly released children's book "My Name is Ramsey: I'm a Clydesdale Stallion." The book is illustrated by Bonnie Shields, and tells the true story of a magnificent Clydesdale named Ramsey. It tells his journey, from a foal born in Scotland - where he won as a champion colt in the national horse show - to travels with his new owners to California and eventually to northern Idaho, where he lives today. Copies of the book will be available for sale at the event. Free and open to the public. 

24 Laughing Dog Anniversary Party. Laughing Dog Brewing, 805 Schweitzer Plaza Dr. in Ponderay, hosts its 14th Anniversary Party from noon to 8 p.m. Anniversary Beer will be on tap, plus there will be food specials and drawings throughout the day. Enjoy live music from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. with Harold's IGA.

24 IPA Live Music. Idaho Pour Authority, 203 Cedar St., hosts live music from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. with Kevin Dorin.

24 Live Music at the Pend d'Oreille Winery. Local blues musicians, Truck Mills and Carl Rey, perform at Pend d'Oreille Winery from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.! The foundation of Truck Mills' and Carl Rey's music lies in the blues, specifically the country blues, but they are not afraid to rework and rebuild the classics of the genre. Mills' guitar work and vocals are accompanied by Rey's harmonica and vocals, together honoring American roots music. Free and open to the public.

24 Lakeside Jazz. Trinity at City Beach, 58 Bridge St., hosts Bright Moments Jazz from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Free and open to the public.

24 Live Music at the Beer Hall. MickDuff's Beer Hall, 220 Cedar St., hosts The DIGaddie from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Ian and Dinah Gaddie will be playing their blend of music inspired by blues, jazz, Americana, and psychedelic rock. They have guitar-driven music that will get your feet moving with laidback bluesy grooves and spiked funky jams that get the good vibes flowing. Free and open to ages 21+ only. Non-smoking, fun and games environment.

24 Sandpoint Smash Demolition Derby. The Demolition Derby at the Bonner County Fairgrounds is going to be huge this year during the Bonner County Fair! Don't miss the hard-hitting heavy metal destruction as drivers compete for prize money. Gates open at 6 p.m., and the show starts at 7:30 p.m. Go to BonnerCountyFair.com for ticket prices and information.

24 Variety Pack Band Dance. Hosted at the Ponderay Events Center from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Come dance to the Variety Pack Band!  7 p.m. to 8 p.m. will be a Cha Cha dance lesson taught by professional instructors. 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. the Variety Pack Band will play many dance styles for your dancing pleasure. Also included will be refreshments, door prizes, mixers, and a drawing for a free private dance lesson. Cost is $10 Adults & $5 Teens. For more info call 208-699-0421.

24 LDW Performing Talking Heads. The Hive and Dig Beats Productions are proud to welcome back LDW performing Talking Heads! If you missed it in the spring, you can fall right in and start making sense this August! This Portland-based band packs a friendly punch of your favorite Talking Heads songs without missing a beat. Come out and don't be slippery, people! This is a once-in-a-lifetime experience that will leave you feeling like you have sugar on your tongue! Go to get you some! Show starts at 9 p.m.; ages 21 and older. Tickets at LiveFromTheHive.com.

24 Live Music at the 219. The 219 Lounge, 219 N. First Ave., hosts live music with The Liabilities from 9 p.m. to midnight on the outdoor patio. One of the region's top old-school R&B, funk and classic rock bands. The Liabilities, led by the Packwood brothers, Sheldon on bass and Rob on guitar, who have played together on top-40 recordings and a huge variety of stages including the Grand Ol' Opry, Texas Motor Speedway, and many more. Shilla food truck onsite. Free and open to the public, ages 21+; non-smoking environment.  219.bar.

24 DJ Music. A&Ps Bar and Grill, 222 N. First Ave., hosts DJ Skwish from 9 p.m. to close. No cover.

25 Piano Sunday at the Pend d'Oreille Winery. Join the Pend d'Oreille Winery for Piano Sunday with Dwayne Parsons on August 25th. Dwayne plays our concert grand piano in a most unique way. He doesn't read sheet music and is a self-taught, free-form pianist that creates music as he plays! 3 to 5 p.m. Free and open to the public.

-- Here's what's coming up this week through Sunday, September 1 --

27 'Finding the Light Within' Book Reading and Signing. The Well-Read Moose at 2048 N. Main St. in Coeur d'Alene hosts a book reading and signing with Mary Friedmann Berges of Bonners Ferry, author of 'Finding the Light Within: My Journey of Healing After the Holocaust' from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The book chronicles Berges' story as a war orphan who struggled to move past her losses, and eventually found the courage to believe in love and family again. Event is free and open to the public.  

28 Sandpoint Farmers Market. Shop artisan wares, fresh produce, and more at the Sandpoint Farmers Market, held from 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. in Farmin Park. Plus enjoy live music on the pavilion stage featuring Patrice Webb. SandpointFarmersMarket.com. *Repeats every Wednesday.

29 Yappy Hour
. A tail-waggin' good time! MickDuff's Beer Hall, 220 Cedar St., hosts Yappy Hour from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Bring your dog and enjoy a Panhandle Animal Shelter benefit with live music featuring the Baldy Mountain Boys, cold beers at Bonner County's best brewery, and fun to be had by all! Free and open to the public.

29-Sept. 2 A Reader Reel: "Once Upon a Time in Hollywood." The Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., hosts screenings of Quentin Tarantino's ninth feature film. Get showtimes and more film info on the Sandpoint Movies Page.

29 Live Music at the 219. The 219 Lounge, 219 N. First Ave., hosts live music with Casey Ryan from 8 to 11 p.m. on the outdoor patio. Ryan, an indie singer-songwriter out of the Pacific Northwest, has performed and toured with globally-touring artists such as James Bay, Third Eye Blind, Dashboard Confessional, and more. In 2015, he was a top 200 contestant on NBC's The Voice. Shilla food truck onsite. Free and open to the public, ages 21+; non-smoking environment.  219.bar.

29 Live Music at Utara. Utara Brewing Co., 214 Pine St., hosts live music by The Last Revel at 8 p.m. The Last Revel makes a long-awaited stop in Sandpoint. Based in the Twin Cities, they are bringing their Front Porch Americana to town. From Red Ants Pants to NWSS, Blue Ox to Boats and Bluegrass, touring with big acts, they are a premier act you will not want to miss! $10 cover charge; ages 21-plus.

30 Queen B. Drag Show. The Hive, 207 N. First Ave., hosts the very first Variety Drag Show! Queen B. Drag Show will be an event with a cast of performers that will not disappoint! Come as you are ... or are not ... or aspire to be ... and all they ask is for you to be you and allow others to be themselves. It's spicy, it's classy! It's performers giving you their all and a little bit more! Come out for this event dressed how you please, but do please come to have fun! Truth is, girls and guys just want to have fun. Doors open at 3 p.m., show starts at 9 p.m. Purchase tickets online.

30 IPA Live Music. Idaho Pour Authority, 203 Cedar St., hosts live music from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. with Turn Spit Dogs.

30 Winery Live Music. The Pend d'Oreille Winery hosts live music with the Erisy Watt Trio. With an enchanting voice and inspiring lyrics, Watt hopes to continue to celebrate and shed light on the beauty of existence. Her live performance bursts with charm as she invites listeners to revel in the joys and freedom of wilder places with every sound, song, and story. 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Free and open to the public.

30 Beer Hall Live Music. MickDuff's Beer Hall, 220 Cedar St., hosts Baker Thomas from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. That’s right, the two biggest names in high-quality music in Sandpoint are teaming up - Benny Baker and Ali Thomas! Good times and good vibes … you're welcome, Sandpoint! Free and open to ages 21+. Non-smoking, fun and games environment.

30 Campfire Song Party. Round Lake State Park, 1880 E. Dufort Rd. in Sagle, hosts a Campfire Song Party at 8 p.m. at the Amphitheater. Calling all happy campers - bring an instrument, your favorite song, bring your s'mores, and sing along!

30 Movie in the Park: Night at the Musuem. A community event presented by the Bonner County History Museum, Pine Street Dental and Sandpoint Parks and Recreation, Movie in the Park will be screening "Night at the Museum" under the stars in Lakeview Park. Movie begins at dusk. Museum entrance is also free prior to the start of the movie! For more information go online.

30 Live Music at the 219. The 219 Lounge, 219 N. First Ave., hosts live music with the Working Spliffs from 9 p.m. to midnight on the outdoor patio. This five piece Spokane based band features a horn section, two bass players, versatile guitar work, and harmony vocals. Formed in 1999, Working Spliffs began as a reggae band and has evolved into a group that incorporates elements of reggae, Ska, Blues, R & B, Psychedelic Rock, and Jazz. Just when you think you've figured out what's next, you'll get a surprise! The Spliffs love to mix it up, switch instruments, explore different genres, change up lyrics, and make your feet itch to dance. Shilla food truck onsite. Free and open to ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

30 DJ Music. A&Ps Bar and Grill, 222 N. First Ave., hosts DJ Skwish from 9 p.m. to close. No cover.

30-Sept. 2 Schweitzer Fall Fest. Celebrate the change in seasons during Labor Day Weekend's 27th annual Fall Fest outdoor music festival at Schweitzer Mountain Resort. Admission is free, and the weekend includes lots of live music, kids' activities, and microbrews under the tent. This is also the final weekend of summer operations and the chairlift will be open for sightseeing, hiking and mountain biking. Or just ride up the Great Escape Quad and visit Sky House at the top of the mountain! To book lodging, pre-order Fall Fest glassware, and see the music lineup, visit Schweitzer.com. With limited parking on the mountain due to construction, Schweitzer officials recommend taking the free SPOT Bus shuttle - available all four days of the festival. Friday night shuttles run from 3 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Monday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Shuttles leave on the half hour from both the village and the Red Barn. 208-263-9555

31 Sandpoint Farmers Market. Shop artisan wares, fresh produce, and more at the Sandpoint Farmers Market, held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Farmin Park. Plus enjoy live music on the pavilion stage featuring Oak Street Connection. SandpointFarmersMarket.com. *Repeats every Saturday.

31 Trout and About Festival. Matchwood Brewery, 513 Oak St., hosts Trout Unlimited's Trout and About Festival starting at 11 a.m. Kids of all sizes will rock down with Missoula-based Cowboy Andy and The Salamanders, who bring big music to little people of all sizes! Their all-original rock and roll spans all the genres and makes kids and families want to dance, sing, and celebrate! An event where parents and their kids can socialize, listen to great music, learn some fun facts about trout, dance it up, and have fun! More information available at PanhandleTU.org or contact [email protected]

31 Shakewell at Matchwood Brewery. It's the second act of the Trout and About Festival at Matchwood Brewery, 513 Oak St.! Missoula-based Shakewell will be laying down the groove. A funk brotherhood of lifelong friends and collaborators, Shakewell thumps out funk, neo-soul, and rock 'n' roll.

31-Sept. 1 Sandpoint Renaissance Faire. Good day, well met! Prithee attend this lively and most wondrous third annual Sandpoint Renaissance Faire, held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Aug. 31 and Sept. 1 at 784 Shingle Mill Rd. in Sandpoint. Cometh and visit thy Majesty the Queen at the joust, harken to our tune, dance around the maypole with the fair maidens of the land, sup and feast thyself on turkey legs, partake in unique merchants, and quench thy thirst in the beer garden, Huzzah! We dissemble for thy humour! $10 admission. Sponsored by the Sandpoint Renaissance Association, a 501(c3) nonprofit. For more information, email [email protected] or visit SandpointRenFaire.com.

31 IPA Live Music. Idaho Pour Authority, 203 Cedar St., hosts live music from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. with David Walsh.

31 Live Music at Schweitzer. The Chimney Rock Grill at Schweitzer Mountain Resort hosts the Electric Cole Show from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. For more information, visit the website.

31-Sept. 1 Coaster Classic Car Show. Nostalgic cars converge at Silverwood Theme Park for the annual Coaster Classic Car Show - one of the biggest events of its kind in the Inland Northwest! If you like cars that go fast, look good, or just remind you of the good ol' days, you've gotta be there! To enter your car, click for the registration form. 208-683-3400

31 Winery Live Music. The Pend d'Oreille Winery hosts live music with Mike Wagoner and Sadie Sicilia. This father-daughter duo always packs the house and captivates with lovely harmonies, favorite songs, and instrumental talent. Come early to grab a seat and share a delicious artisan pizza and glass of wine. 5 to 8 p.m. Free and open to the public.

31 Beer Hall Live Music. MickDuff's Beer Hall, 220 Cedar St., hosts Red Blend from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Red Blend is an artistical blend of soul, pop, blues with a great bouquet of party time fun featuring Meg Turner, Chris Lynch and Brian Jacobs. Three long time truly “crushing it” performers of Sandpoint teaming up to put the best spin in your party! See you on the dance floor! Free & Open to the public. 21+ years of age only. Non-smoking, fun & games environment.

31 Diggin Dirt Band. The Hive and Dig Beats Productions proudly present Diggin Dirt in concert! If you were at Sandpoint Summerfest, you know these guys pack a funky fun punch! Diggin Dirt began planting its roots back in 2011 in the town of Arcata, Calif., and the original lineup was a jammed-out quintet that consisted of a double guitar rhythm section and a tenor saxophone. The original five had high hopes of getting house party gigs and maybe one day performing on a stage. Practices, gigs and seasons passed as the band traveled through many incarnations of members and genres. The band took pieces from each chapter and kept moving forward, all the while staying anchored to the heavy groove element that Diggin Dirt has become known for. Doors open at 3 p.m., and the show starts at 9:30 p.m. Tickets are $10 (VIP $20). Ages 21-plus.

31 Live Music at the 219. The 219 Lounge, 219 N. First Ave., hosts live music with Bright Moments Jazz from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. on the outdoor patio. Bright Moments is back at the 219 for some great jazz with Arthur Goldblum and Friends. You never know what to expect from this talented group of Sandpoint local musicians as they'll entertain you with everything from jazz to ska to blues-inspired music. Shilla food truck onsite. Free and open to ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

31 DJ Music. A&Ps Bar and Grill, 222 N. First Ave., hosts DJ Exodus from 9 p.m. to close. No cover.

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Daily through Sept. 12 Lake Cruises. Lake Pend Oreille Cruises offers daily lake cruises including history cruises, birds of prey cruises, sunset dessert and eagle watching, dinner cruises, full moon cruises, and fireworks cruises. For more information, call 208-255-5253 or go to their website and click on Cruise Schedule.

Here is what's coming up in September!

3 Bonner Mall Seniors Day. Bonner Mall in Ponderay hosts the monthly Seniors Day from 9 a.m. to noon. All are welcome to 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.

4 Sandpoint Farmers Market. Shop artisan wares, fresh produce, and more at the Sandpoint Farmers Market, held from 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. in Farmin Park. Plus enjoy live music on the pavilion stage featuring Ian Gaddie. SandpointFarmersMarket.com. *Repeats every Wednesday.

7 Injectors Car Show. The Injectors Car Club hosts the 20th Annual Powered by the Past Injectors Car Show from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. in downtown Sandpoint. SandpointInjectors.com. 208-263-9780

7 Sandpoint Farmers Market. Shop artisan wares, fresh produce, and more at the Sandpoint Farmers Market, held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Farmin Park. Plus enjoy live music on the pavilion stage featuring BOCA (Ben Olson and Caddie Archer). SandpointFarmersMarket.com. *Repeats every Saturday.

7 Free First Saturday at the Museum. Tour the Bonner County History Museum at no cost during the Free First Saturday at the Museum, held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 208-263-2344. *Held on the first Saturday of every month.

7 Sandpoint Art Market. Outdoor art market at MickDuff's Beer Hall, 220 Cedar St., featuring fine art and handmade goods by local artists. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. For more information call 208-610-5477 or email [email protected].

-- Here's what's coming up this week through Sunday, September 15 --

9-14 WaCanId Bike Ride. Tour two states and one province on the annual 350-mile/560-kilometer WaCanId Ride, presented by the International Selkirk Loop and Rotary International. Learn more and register at WaCanId.org. 888-823-2626

11 Sandpoint Farmers Market. Shop artisan wares, fresh produce, and more at the Sandpoint Farmers Market, held from 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. in Farmin Park. Plus enjoy live music on the pavilion stage featuring Bob Missed The Bus. SandpointFarmersMarket.com. *Repeats every Wednesday.

13 Contra Dance. Sandpoint Parks and Recreation partners with Emily Faulkner and Lost Horse Press to bring contra dancing from 7 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. to Sandpoint Community Hall, 204 S. First Ave. Contra dancing is for all ages, in the New England tradition, featuring live music with local and regional bands and lively callers. Contras, circles, and occasionally squares or long ways sets are taught, called and danced in a friendly atmosphere. $5 donation at the door. *Held on the second Friday of every month.

14 Sandpoint Farmers Market: Taste of the Market. Shop artisan wares, fresh produce, and more at the Sandpoint Farmers Market, held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Farmin Park. Plus enjoy live music on the pavilion stage featuring Folk Remedy. SandpointFarmersMarket.com. *Repeats every Saturday.

14 Ponderay Neighbor Day. Join the City of Ponderay for a family-friendly community carnival that is fun for all ages, held from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. in Harbison Field, behind the Hoot Owl in Ponderay. Free activities include kids' crafts, pony rides, a petting zoo, inflatables, carnival games, tastings, demonstrations, and live music. There will also be food and retail vendors onsite, and admission is free. For more information, email [email protected] or call 208-265-5468.

14, 21, 28 3G Tour. Explore spectacular parts of the lake while seeing a variety of birdlife, private coves, towering cliffs, the islands of Hope and even mountain goats on the 3G Tour aboard the Shawnodese. Camera and binoculars are a must! Optional lunch available. Departs Kramer Marina in East Hope at noon. LakePendOreilleCruises.com. 208-255-5253

14-Oct. 31 Fall Lake Cruises. Lake Pend Oreille Cruises offers Hope islands and eagle watching tours, Clark Fork Delta cruises, and the 3G Tours on weekends and some weekdays. For further information, prices, and reservation information, call 208-255-5253 or go to LakePendOreilleCruises.com and click on 'Cruise Schedule.'

15 Scenic Half. Presented by the Sandpoint Chamber of Commerce, this 11th annual event features a 13.1-mile half marathon and a 10k fun run. With a route across Sandpoint's iconic Long Bridge, offering panoramic views of Lake Pend Oreille and the surrounding mountains, the Scenic Half is a sight to be seen - and experienced! Register at ScenicHalf.com. 208-263-2161

15 More Than A Woman Trivia. Join the fun on the third Thursday of each month at The Back Door, 111 Cedar St., for a night of laughter and female-focused trivia from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. The aim is to educate and entertain with facts, connect women in the community, and offer something to look forward to each month with the girls. Trivia nights are in support of Return Retreats, a local nonprofit startup that brings restorative mindsets to women through retreat experiences as well as financial support to burdened women in the North Idaho Panhandle. Learn more at returnretreats.org/trivia. Suggested $5 donation. 262-914-2471

-- Here's what's coming up this week through Sunday, September 22 --

18 Sandpoint Farmers Market. Shop artisan wares, fresh produce, and more at the Sandpoint Farmers Market, held from 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. in Farmin Park. Plus enjoy live music on the pavilion stage featuring Jake Robin. SandpointFarmersMarket.com. *Repeats every Wednesday.

20 Lake Pend Oreille Waterkeeper 10th Anniversary. Celebrate the Lake Pend Oreille Waterkeeper's 10th anniversary at the Panida. View the Water Summit: “Discovering the Unseen – Exploring Our Waters’ Tiniest Organisms and Biggest influencers.” And listen to six dynamic speakers discuss innovative technology and scientific breakthroughs that influence water quality. With Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. serving as the keynote speaker it will be an evening you won’t want to miss. Tickets are $35 and are available online.

21 Sandpoint Farmers Market. Shop artisan wares, fresh produce, and more at the Sandpoint Farmers Market, held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Farmin Park. Plus enjoy live music on the pavilion stage featuring Kathy Colton and the Reluctants. SandpointFarmersMarket.com. *Repeats every Saturday.

21-22 Pend Oreille Harvest Festival. Just six miles north of Newport, Wash., the fourth annual Pend Oreille Harvest Festival is an easy-to-find, family-friendly, and free entertainment option for an early fall weekend. Enjoy delicious food and yummy desserts while perusing one-of-a-kind arts and crafts vendor booths, show locally grown produce, plus there will be stage performances, live music, demonstrations and more. The outdoor festival is located at the Indian Creek Community Forest, 1802 Indian Creek Rd. in Newport. A former horse ranch, the Forest now houses the Kalispel Tribe's native tree nursery and several other developing projects to benefit the community. Guided tours will be available. Get more event info on the event's Facebook page. For vendor information, visit the PORTA website or call 844-767-8287. 

21 Oktoberfest in Hope with Devon Wade. Hope's 7th Annual Oktoberfest starts at 5 p.m. in the Memorial Community Center, 415 Wellington Pl. in Hope, and admission is free! Listen to live music by Devon Wade, plus available for purchase is a homemade braut meal, beer on tap, plus wine and other beverages. Enter the raffle for a load of firewood, a weekend at The Seasons, and lots more! All proceeds benefit the Memorial Community Center programs including the Hope Preschool. For more information, call the MCC office at 208-264-5481.

-- Here's what's coming up this week through Sunday, September 29 --

25 Sandpoint Farmers Market. Shop artisan wares, fresh produce, and more at the Sandpoint Farmers Market, held from 3 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. in Farmin Park. Plus enjoy live music on the pavilion stage featuring Desiree Aguirre. SandpointFarmersMarket.com. *Repeats every Wednesday.

26 Yappy Hour. A tail-waggin' good time! Trinity at City Beach, 58 Bridge St., hosts Yappy Hour from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Bring your dog and enjoy a Panhandle Animal Shelter benefit with live music, beverages, and fun.

27-29 Head of the Pend Oreille Regatta. The Pend Oreille Rowing and Paddling Association hosts the 9th annual regatta when rowing clubs from the Northwest and Canada gather at The Mudhole in Priest River to compete in a 1.7K headrace and a 1K stake race. A great event for racers and spectators alike! PORPA.org.

28 Sandpoint Farmers Market. Shop artisan wares, fresh produce, and more at the Sandpoint Farmers Market, held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Farmin Park. Plus enjoy live music on the pavilion stage featuring Ponderay Paradox. SandpointFarmersMarket.com. *Repeats every Saturday.

Here is what's happening in October!

Weekends in October - Scarywood. Silverwood Theme Park transforms into Scarywood, weekend evenings in October. SilverwoodThemePark.com

11 Sugarhill Gang and the Furious 5. The Hive, 207 N. First Ave., hosts a concert with The Sugarhill Gang - hip hop's first superstars and pioneers. The Sugarhill Gang made history in 1979 with their debut 12" rap single "Rappers Delight" - which was the first commercial rap record ever made and later went on to become the largest selling 12" single of all time. They were the first rap group to tour throughout the world and to appear on national TV shows such as American Bandstand and Soul Train. Come funky and fresh, and ready to see history slap you in the face! Doors open at 5 p.m., show starts at 9 p.m. Purchase tickets online.

12 Harvest Fest. Sandpoint Farmers Market closes out the season with entertainment, food booths, activities, displays at Farmin Park. SandpointFarmersMarket.com. 208-597-3355

Here is what's happening in November!

9 Holiday Market. Sandpoint Farmers Market hosts their annual Holiday Market in the Bonner Mall. SandpointFarmersMarket.com.

16-17 Bonner County Fairgrounds Christmas Fair. Enjoy two days of festive holiday fun shopping for artisan crafts, visiting with Santa, food, and more at the Bonner County Fairgrounds, 4203 N. Boyer Rd. BonnerCountyFair.com.

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