Are you looking for something to get you in the holiday spirit? Here’s a list of events going on around the Inland Northwest:
Ice Ribbon in Downtown Spokane
Visit the new Ice Ribbon in downtown Spokane! It is open from now until March 4, though it's closed on Christmas. Hours are Sunday-Thursday, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Friday-Saturday from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.
Children: $4.50 for children (2-12 yrs)
Skate rental is $4.50.
Family Skate Day
December 18 between 5:00-8:00 p.m.
Check out the new Riverfront Park Ice Ribbon with free ice skating admission for the first 500 attendees. Skate rental is $4.50
Green Bluff Christmas Experience
November 24-December 23 at High Country Orchard
Take a horse-drawn sleigh ride across Green Bluff to cut down your own Christmas tree, do some wine tasting, eat lunch and do some shopping. It is $65 for any size U-cut tree, sleigh ride and lunch! $15 per additional adult, $12 per additional child. Private rides for two are also available! Buy tickets here.
November 25-December 18
Look for Rudolph in 25 businesses and organizations in Downtown Spokane. It is an easy was to tour Downtown and earn a chance to win cool prizes.
Traditions of Christmas: A Musical Spectacular
December 8-23 at Salvation Army Kroc Center, Coeur d'Alene
Christmas classics are brought to life with song, dance, and choreographed kick-line tap numbers. Featuring a cast of 70 people, spectacular sets, live animals, and more than 400 costumes.
General Admission: $33
12 & younger: $20
Gaiser Conservatory at Manito Park Holiday Lights
December 8 through December 17 from 12 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Check out the Gaiser Conservatory transformed into a winter wonderland with more than 30,000 lights! Presented by Friends of the Manito.
It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play
December 14-17, Jacklin Arts and Cultural Center, 405 N. William Street, Post Falls
Inspired by the classic American film, 'It's A Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play' is brought to life as a 1940s live radio broadcast in front of a studio audience.
Ticket Price: $25
“Christmas with a Twist: ‘Tis the Season for Family”
November 24-December 17
Each season, The Coeur d'Alene Resort features a timeless original holiday theatre production by Ellen Travolta, capturing the spirit of the Christmas season. This season, Ellen Travolta and her team of talent are preparing a special holiday show based on actual Christmas stories submitted by the local community.
Yoga on Ice
December 5-February 27
Every Tuesday from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Presenting... Yoga on Ice! Check out Spokane's new ice ribbon in Riverfront park and enjoy a good workout in nature. Bundle up and bring your yoga mat!
Wheatland Bank Horse and Carriage Rides
November 24-December 24
Fridays at 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturdays and Sundays at noon to 5 p.m.
Christmas Eve at noon to 3 p.m.
Enjoy the sights of downtown Spokane with a horse-drawn carriage ride. First come, first served. No reservations needed.
Explore the Gingerbread House
Through January 1, Hotel RL Spokane at the Park, 303 W. North River Drive, Spokane
Every day at 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. except for Monday
Monday noon to 4:00 p.m.
Walk through a life-size gingerbread house! You can even make your own gingerbread house, regular size.