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Sandpoint Winter Carnival. We're heading into Week #2 of the Sandpoint Winter Carnival and it's full of entertaining events you won't want to miss. Highlights include live comedy shows at the 219, featuring the pop culture icon from the "Police Academy" flicks Michael Winslow, both Friday, Feb. 22, and Saturday, Feb. 23. And the Beer Festival and Pub Crawl, also Saturday, is a round-town tour of great brews and fantastic live music for ages 21-plus. And the carnival wraps up Sunday, Feb. 24, with the hugely popular Eichardt's K-9 Keg Pull - a great outing for families and pups alike! Scroll down to calendar for events and details, or visit SandpointWinterCarnival.com.

Here's what's happening in February!

18-24 Sandpoint Winter Carnival. The Greater Sandpoint Chamber of Commerce hosts its annual Winter Carnival featuring a Beer Fest and Pub Crawl, the popular K-9 Keg Pull, and more. Check out the Sandpoint Winter Carnival website for all events.

18 SHS Bulldogs Presidents' Day Softball Clinic. The Sandpoint High School Bulldog Softball Program is holding a Presidents' Day Clinic from 8 a.m. to noon in the SHS gym, 410 S. Division St., for girls in grades 1 through 8. Featuring instruction on hitting, bunting, throwing, catching, pitching, fielding, and base running; cost is $10 and proceeds benefit the program. All skill levels welcome! SandpointFastpitch.Shutterfly.com.

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.

19 Paint and Sip. The Pend d'Oreille Winery, 301 Cedar St., hosts a Paint and Sip with Holly Walker, a wonderfully skilled artist who will guide you in creating your own winter masterpiece - Schweitzer Full Moon! Class includes instruction, art supplies, and a select glass of wine. $35 per person; reservations required by calling the tasting room at 208-265-8545. POWine.com.

19, 21, 23 Can You Ever Forgive Me? Nominated for three Academy Awards including Best Actress for Melissa McCarthy's performance, the Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., hosts screenings of the film Can You Ever Forgive Me? at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 19; 5 p.m. Feb. 21; and 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Feb. 23. Learn more on the Sandpoint Movies page.

20 24 Hours for Hank Fundraiser. Idaho Pour Authority, 203 Cedar St., hosts a 24 Hours for Hank Fundraiser with Iron Horse Brewing Co. beer on tap from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Enjoy live music by Marty Perron and Doug Bond, plus there will be silent auction items and raffle prizes. Complimentary appetizers will be served. Free and open to the public.

20 Idaho Panhandle Avalanche Center Snow Pit Chat #3. Matchwood Brewing, 513 Oak St., hosts Idaho Panhandle Avalanche Center Snow Pit Chat #3 with featured guest Sam Kavenaugh from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. All are welcome to view the "A Dozen More Turns" movie and discussion afterwards. MatchwoodBrewing.com.

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.

20-23 A Star is Born. The Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., hosts screenings of the film A Star is Born. Nominated for eight Academy Awards including Best Picture, view showtimes and more information on the Sandpoint Movies page.

20 Beer Hall Karaoke. MickDuff's Beer Hall and Kevin Dorin are excited to welcome all Karaoke Kings & Queens over 21 years of age for a fun and open night of singing from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Beer Hall, 220 Cedar St. Free and open to the public ages 21+. Non-smoking, fun & games environment. MickDuffs.com.

21 Girls Pint Out. Idaho Pour Authority, 203 Cedar St., hosts Girls Pint Out from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Cool chicks, great beer, no dudes! Join Vicki at the big table for an evening taste pairing chocolate and beer.

21 Thursday Night Solo Series. Brendan Kelty is back at MickDuff's Beer Hall, 220 Cedar St., showcasing his talents from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. for a special Thursday Night Solo Series show. Kelty has roots in Rustbelt sensibilities, western North Carolina tradition, and the Pacific Northwest wilderness spectacular. He has cultivated a soulful sound drawn from gritty travel, wilderness living, and personal relationships; simple real and honest. Also, Sandpoint Curry joins the fun with pre-order pick-ups, take-out or dine-in options! Reach out to them at 404-565-3131 to make your order or see what's on their menu! Free and open to the public ages 21+. Non-smoking, fun & games environment. MickDuffs.com.

21 Sandpoint Community Sing. Community singing is the timeless ritual of coming together with others to co-create a rich musical experience through voice. Sandpoint Community Sing is a 90-minute weekly journey of songs about nature, life, love, emotions, gratitude, activism, peace and the overall human experience. Songs are taught in the oral tradition of call and response. No singing or musical experience necessary. Come with a desire to use your voice, learn songs, and connect joyfully through singing with others. Held at 7 p.m. in Downtown Yoga; suggested donation is $5-$10. Led by Kristine Rae: 208-946-7072. *Held every Thursday.

21 Open Mic Night. A&Ps Bar and Grill, 222 N. First Ave., hosts Open Mic Night from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. with KC Carter. No cover.

22-24 The Carousel of Smiles Open House. The Carousel of Smiles has moved its workshop to the Cedar Street Station, also known as the Misty Mountain Furniture Building, #210 A at the corner of Fifth and Cedar. The Carousel of Smiles open house is open to everyone; stop by and see the ponies in their new stable! Open house hours are 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 22; and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 23-24. TheCarouselofSmiles.org.

22 Wild Creatures I Have Known. Join Kaniksu Land Trust, Idaho Conservation League and American Heritage Wildlife Foundation as they host Jerry L. Ferrara, a professional wildlife and nature photographer who has been exploring the environment with camera and lens for the past 40 years, for a program titled "Wild Creatures I Have Known." Ferrara will provide a retrospective of selected past-to-present images of his work and anecdotes from the field. Held at 3 p.m. and again at 6 p.m. in the Panida's Little Theater on First Avenue. Tickets are $5; click to buy online.

22 IPA Live Music. Idaho Pour Authority, 203 Cedar St., hosts live music from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. with Muffy and the Sandpoint Jazz Society.

22 Winery Live Music. The Pend d'Oreille Winery, 301 Cedar St., hosts live music from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. with Ron Kieper, who keeps the room moving with impeccable jazz. Arrive early for a glass of Friday Night Wine and wind down with friends in the tasting room. Free and open to the public. POWine.com.

22 Brewery Live Music. Matchwood Brewing, 513 Oak St., hosts live music from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. with Bright Moments. MatchwoodBrewing.com.

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. Doors at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. 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. Ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

22 Beer Hall Live Music. Harold's IGA is gracing MickDuff's Beer Hall, 220 Cedar St., for a fun night of live music, cheers and beers from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.! Harold's IGA is an indie rock band with an ever-changing cast of characters, playing a ton of originals from their three albums. Free and open to the public ages 21+. Non-smoking, fun & games environment. MickDuffs.com.

22 Roaring 20s Costume Party. A&Ps Bar and Grill, 222 N. First Ave., hosts a Roaring 20s Costume Party from 9 p.m. to midnight. There will be prizes for best costumes! No cover; sponsored by Pendleton Whiskey.

22 DJ Skwish. A&Ps Bar and Grill, 222 N. First Ave., hosts DJ Skwish from 10 p.m. to 2 p.m. Dance to hip-hop, reggae, modern electro, and pop music. No cover.

23 Beer Festival and Pub Crawl. It's Sandpoint Winter Carnival's annual Weird and Wonderful Beer Festival and Pub Crawl from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Taste weird and wonderful beers from regional craft breweries all 'round town at participating venues. Commemorative beer glasses are available in advance at the 219 Lounge, 219 N. First Ave., Idaho Pour Authority, 203 Cedar St., and others. Or opt for the VIP Package, with a cost of $35 (online pre-sale only) and includes a 5 oz. commemorative glass, three tours and tastings at Sandpoint's fine breweries - Matchwood, MickDuff's and Utara - catered with light appetizers (pre-sale pickup will be at MickDuff's Beer Hall from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23). In addition to the beer tastings, there will be lots of live music, including Truck Mills and Carl Rey from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the 219; Ben Olson and Cadie Archer from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Idaho Pour Authority, and more. Event is open to the public, ages 21-plus. SandpointWinterCarnival.com.

23 Winery Live Music. The Pend d'Oreille Winery, 301 Cedar St., hosts live music from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. with the Steve Neff Duo's guitar talent. Come fill your Saturday evening with great music! POWine.com.

23 Mugs and Music. Laughing Dog Brewing, 805 Schweitzer Plaza Dr. in Ponderay, hosts Mugs and Music from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. with John Firshi. Free and open to the public. LaughingDogBrewing.com.

23 SHS Grad Night Dinner and Auction. The Sandpoint High School Senior parents hold an auction at the Ponderay Events Center to raise money for a safe, drug and alcohol free graduation party for this year's SHS senior class. Tickets are $35 and includes dinner by Ivano's, silent and live auction, and entertainment. Tickets will not be available at the door. For tickets or to make a donation, please email [email protected] or call/text Stephanie at 208-920-0327.

23 Beer Hall Live Music. MickDuff's Beer Hall, 220 Cedar St., is proud to welcome back The Other White Meat from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. This classic rock and roll band from North Idaho has been around since the early 1990s, opening for such acts as G. Thorogood, Styx, REO Speedwagon, and more. Featuring Kyle Swaffard on vocals, bass, and kazoo, Benny Baker on vocals and guitars, and Dana Peite on drums and percussion. Free and open to the public ages 21+. Non-smoking, fun & games environment. MickDuffs.com.

23 February Fun Fling Dance. USA Dance Sandpoint hosts a February Fun Fling Dance from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. in Sandpoint Community Hall. A tango lesson begins at 7 p.m., followed by general dancing, refreshments, door prizes, drawings, and tons of fun! Come in from the cold and warm up on the dance floor.

23 Live Comedy Show. The 219 Lounge, 219 N. First Ave., presents another great night of live comedy headlined by Michael Winslow and featuring Phillip Kopczynski with Morgan Preston as host. Doors at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m. 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. Ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

23 CobraJet and High Treason. The Eagles host CobraJet and High Treason at 8 p.m., competing for best rock band on the planet! Free admission, ages 12-plus.

23 DJ Skwish. A&Ps Bar and Grill, 222 N. First Ave., hosts DJ Skwish from 10 p.m. to 2 p.m. Dance to hip-hop, reggae, modern electro, and pop music. No cover.

24 Eichardt's K-9 Keg Pull. One of Sandpoint's most endearing and popular events, Eichardt's annual K-9 Keg Pull is held at the Granary District. Registration starts at 9 a.m., and races go until noon with dogs of all sizes racing down a snow-packed course pulling anywhere from full-size kegs to beer cans amidst a pandemonium of cheering from the crowd. $10 donation entry fee goes to the Panhandle Animal Shelter. A great time for the entire family, dogs included! SandpointWinterCarnival.com.

24 Matchwood Keg Pull Watch Party and Breakfast. Matchwood Brewing, 513 Oak St., hosts a K-9 Keg Pull Watch Party with a live outdoor concert featuring Kind Country, hailing all the way from Minneapolis, Minn., and playing a mixture of smooth bluegrass and folk. Matchwood will open at 9 a.m. and will be serving a fast-casual breakfast, a DIY mimosa bar, plus there will be a full beer and wine menu. The outdoor concert starts at 11 a.m. MatchwoodBrewing.com.

24 Piano Sunday. The Pend d'Oreille Winery, 301 Cedar St., hosts Piano Sunday with Dwayne Parsons from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Parsons thrills with his original works on the grand piano. Come in for a glass of wine and a bowl of homemade soup for a pleasant Sunday afternoon. Free and open to the public. Show your ski pass for the Apres Ski Special - a $5 glass of house wine or $6 glass of reserve wine. POWine.com.

24 Brewery Live Music. Matchwood Brewing, 513 Oak St., hosts live music from 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. with Ken Mayginnes. MatchwoodBrewing.com.

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

25 Sandpoint Shows Off Its Talents Show. A&Ps Bar and Grill, 222 N. First Ave., hosts the Sandpoint Shows Off Its Talents Show starting at 7 p.m., sponsored by Jim Beam, Hornitos, Bacardi, New Amsterdam and Patron. This is an event that goes through November, and each competition night will have a different category and amazing prizes. On this night at A&Ps, performances will consist of all musical acts. The grand finale is held this December in the Panida for huge cash prizes. Be a part of it!

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.

28 Northern Stars Rising Audition. Pend Oreille Arts Council wants you to be a Northern Star Rising! Audition for a chance to perform for the community and local booking agents; auditions are held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Feb. 28 at the Heartwood Center, 615 Oak St., and the performance is held March 29. Guest judges at the event will award prizes up to $400. One act will be honored as POAC's Performer of the Year with further opportunities to perform. RSVP at ArtinSandpoint.org. No registration fee; open to the public. 208-263-6139

28 Trivia Takeover Live. The Pend d'Oreille Winery, 301 Cedar St., hosts Trivia Takeover Live from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Free and open to the public, everyone is welcome to enjoy an evening of fun, music, and prizes! This is trivia like you've never played before! Enjoy a fun-filled game where musical clues and point-wagering answers lead to an interactive, educational trivia experience. POWine.com. Held on the last Thursday of the month.

28 Incredibly Wild Trivia. Join Friends of Scotchman Peaks Wilderness at MickDuff's Beer Hall, 220 Cedar St., to prove your knowledge of wilderness, the Scotchman Peaks, and beer! Trivia starts at 6:30 p.m., but come early to reserve your table (or pay $10 and we'll do it for you) and buy a slice of delicious Second Avenue Pizza. As an added bonus, you can buy points (it's not cheating if they go to a good cause), and MickDuff's is donating a portion of the proceeds to the Friends. Limit four per team, suggested donation of $5 to play. Find more information on FSPW's website.

Here is what's coming up in March!

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.

1-2 The Follies. Angels Over Sandpoint's annual wild 'n' wacky fundraiser at the Panida. Tickets are now on sale. AngelsOverSandpoint.org.

1 Live Music at the 219. From 9 p.m. to midnight, the 219 Lounge hosts live music with The Miah Kohal Band, a Sandpoint favorite classic rock and outlaw country band. Bring your dancing shoes as Miah will rock the Niner with upbeat music that is sure to get you on the dance floor and keep you there! Free and open to the public, ages 21-plus; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

Mega Alpine and Snowboard Demo Day. Schweitzer Resort hosts region's largest demo day event featuring new gear from more than 13 manufacturers with all proceeds benefitting Panhandle Alliance Education as part of Public Education Week. Ski and snowboard representatives will be bringing gear for the 2019-20 season for you to try before anyone else in this market. Be the gear tester and let all your friends know what great things are happening next year! There will also be prize drawings, samples and more! Ticket info at Schweitzer.com.

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 Mugs and Music from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. with Cedar and Boyer. Free and open to the public. LaughingDogBrewing.com.

2 Live Music at the 219. Making their 219 debut, Missoula's Joan Zen Band performs from 9 p.m. to midnight. Joan has been wooing Bitterroot music fans for years and now she brings her six-piece funky-soul and reggae dance band to Sandpoint. Their groovy, full-blown rockin' songs will have you up and dancing. Free and open to the public ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

-- Here's what's coming up this week through Sunday, March 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 Lounge. Featuring half-priced bottled wines and classic cocktails, light snacks, and live music from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. with acclaimed Sandpoint musician Truck Mills and guest musician Andrew Browne, who entertain with great blues, folk, gospel, and jazz. Free and open to the public, ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

7-10 Shoplifters. The Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., hosts screenings of the film Shoplifters - nominated for an Oscar for best foreign film. Visit the Sandpoint Movies Page for showtimes and more movie information.

8 Live Music at the 219. The 219 hosts one of Sandpoint's favorite bands, Browne Salmon Truck, from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. This is a rare opportunity to hear talented Sandpoint musicians Truck Mills, Samantha Carston, Andrew Browne and Mick Taylor as they entertain with traditional to contemporary blues, jazz, Latin and more. Free and open to the public, ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

9 Mugs and Music. Laughing Dog Brewing, 805 Schweitzer Plaza Dr. in Ponderay, hosts Mugs and Music from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. with Ron Greene. Free and open to the public. LaughingDogBrewing.com.

9 Live Music at the 219. Don't miss this opportunity to hear one of Sandpoint's hottest new bands - the Brendan Kelty Trio - from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. With roots in the Rustbelt, western North Carolina, and the Pacific Northwest, Kelty will entertain with a soulful sound drawn from gritty travel, wilderness living and personal relationships; simple but real and honest. Free and open to the public ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

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

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

13 Concert with Terry Robb. Di Luna's Cafe, 207 Cedar St., hosts a concert with Terry Robb, hailed as one of the finest fingerstyle blues guitarists on the international scene, at 7:30 p.m. Robb's signature fingerpicking style has earned him international acclaim from worldwide audiences, music critics and his distinguished peers. Incorporating elements from the Mississippi Delta music tradition, ragtime, country, swing and free jazz, Robb has built a unique blues sound that has made him a legend in his prolific music career spanning more than four decades. Learn more at TerryRobb.com. Tickets are $12 in advance at Di Luna's, and $15 on the 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 hosts the Missoula, Mont.-based power duo of Smith McKay All Day from 9 p.m. to midnight. Back by popular demand, 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. Free and open to the public ages 21 and older. Non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

16 24 Hours for Hank Fundraiser. Don't miss this St. Patrick's Day benefit for Hank and the Cystinosis Foundation, held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the 219 Lounge, 219 N. First Ave. Enjoy folk and Irish tunes by Sandpoint favorite Brendan Kelty from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., plus there will be Irish cocktails, green beer, complimentary Irish appetizers, raffles, prizes and a tap takeover by Iron Horse Brewing featuring its flagship beer Quilters Irish Death. Come early and stay late as the Niner is hosting Portland-based Far Out West from 9 p.m. 'til midnight - the quartet brings a unique and energetic brand of funk that features groovy beats and rootsy vocals. Free and open to the public, ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

16 Mugs and Music. Laughing Dog Brewing, 805 Schweitzer Plaza Dr. in Ponderay, hosts Mugs and Music from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. with Chad Patrick. Free and open to the public. LaughingDogBrewing.com.

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

19 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.

20 Wind Down Wednesday. Keep the week smooth and chilled out with an early evening at the 219 Lounge. Featuring half-priced bottled wines and classic cocktails, 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.

22 Northern Stars Rising. Pend Oreille Arts Council presents showcase of local talent, performing live at 7 p.m. (doors open at 6:30 p.m.) in the Heartwood Center, 615 Oak St. Several rising stars are chosen through auditions and perform with their musical, vocal, dance, and spoken word talents. ArtinSandpoint.org.

22 Live Music at the 219. Don't miss an incredible show as the Niner hosts live music from 9 p.m. to midnight with The Rub. Covering over a half century of popular music, this Coeur d'Alene power trio conjures up vinyl, heavy-footed grooves, martini dance steps, coffeehouse head-hums, and anthemic lighter-lit halls. Free and open to the public, ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

23 2,400 Feet of Schweitzer. Schweitzer Mountain Resort hosts the 2,400 Feet of Schweitzer event - the longest giant slalom in the U.S. - to benefit the Cystinosis Research Foundation. Open to alpine skiers, snowboarders, and telemark skiers, teams will ski and ride for prizes, bragging rights, and most importantly fundraising for cystinosis research and Hank's future. Race starts at 6:30 a.m., and after the event there will be an awards party and auction that includes foods from all over the world. Don't miss it! Learn more and register at 24HoursforHank.org.

23 Fly Fishing Film Tour 2019. The Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., hosts the Fly Fishing Film Tour and Fundraiser at 7 p.m., presented by Panhandle Chapter of Trout Unlimited, Bonner County Soil & Water Conservation District, and North 40 Outfitters. All proceeds from this event will benefit Trout Unlimited and the Pend Oreille Water Festival, teaching Bonner County 5th graders about water quality and fisheries. Tickets are $12 in advance, available at the North 40 Fly Shop on Highway 95 in Ponderay, Eichardt's Pub & Grill, and online at FlyFilmTour.com. Tickets can also be purchased for $15 at the door on the night of the event. Visit the Sandpoint Movies Page for more information.

23 Live Music at the 219. Polson, Mont.-based Off in the Woods brings its rock 'n' reggae roll with a funk-flavored soul to the 219 Lounge for the first time. Don't miss this homegrown Montana band that has played with many national and international touring bands such as George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic, Clinton Fearon and the Boogie Brown Band, The Wailers, and more. Free and open to the public, ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

-- Here's what's coming up this week through Sunday, March 31 --

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 Dine (and Drink) to Save the Wild Scotchmans. If you're in need of delicious food today, come out to Baxters on Cedar for lunch, dinner or anything in between (or after) to benefit Friends of Scotchman Peaks Wilderness. Volunteers will be on hand to chat about the Scotchman Peaks with you, or just let you enjoy your meal in peace. Details on FSPW's website.

27 Wind Down Wednesday. Keep the week smooth and chilled out with an early evening at the 219 Lounge. Featuring half-priced bottled wines and classic cocktails, 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.

29 Live Music at the 219. Bum Jungle performs from 9 p.m. to midnight at the 219 Lounge. This classic Sandpoint rock band will have you up and dancing to your favorite rock 'n' roll tunes. Free and open to the public, ages 21 and older; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

30 Live Music at the 219. The 219 Lounge, 219 N. First Ave., hosts live music with Harold's IGA from 9 p.m. to midnight. A Sandpoint favorite multi-instrumental trio that plays folk rock originals and off-the-beaten track covers from artists like Ween, Talking Heads and Violent Femmes. Free and open to the public, ages 21+; non-smoking environment. 219.bar.

Here is what's coming up in April!

6-7 Schpring Finale. Closing weekend at Schweitzer Mountain Resort featuring the Big LeBREWski and Rotary Ducky Derby. Schweitzer.com. 208-255-3081

20 Missoula Children's Theatre: Blackbeard the Pirate. Missoula Children's Theatre brings their famous red truck to Sandpoint once again to host a weeklong workshop with local children, followed by performances on the Panida stage as part of Pend Oreille Arts Council's Performance Series. ArtinSandpoint.org.

27 Festival at Sandpoint Dinner and Auction. Festival at Sandpoint gala at the Bonner County Fairgrounds features unlimited tastings of 150-plus premier wines, catered dinner, silent and live auctions, and musical entertainment. FestivalatSandpoint.com. 208-265-4554

27-May 5 K&K Spring Fishing Derby. Lake Pend Oreille Idaho Club holds 48th annual spring fishing contest; live auction held April 26. LPOIC.org.

Here is what's coming up in May!

28 MCS All Stars Student Concert
. The community is invited to the 4th annual MCS All Stars Student Concert, held at 7 p.m. in the Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave. This talented show is comprised of the very best of the Music Conservatory of Sandpoint, where the hardest working and highest achieving students bring their talent to the stage. Come watch these talented young musicians and witness the best of their repertoire. Tickets available at MCS, 110 Main St., or at the Panida on the night of the event. Admission is $10 adult, $5 ages 18 and under. Sponsored by the Music Conservatory of Sandpoint. 208-265-4444

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