The Gingerbread House
November 24-January 1
Hotel RL at The Park
Explore a complete, life-sized gingerbread house worthy of a fairy tale, designed and constructed by The Hotel RL Corporate Executive Chef, Ricky Webster. Guests can explore the house, buy treats and take this year's holiday card pictures with life-sized Mr. and Mrs. Gingerbread cut-outs. On select Saturdays, Pastry Chef Megan Gaines will host a special Build-Your-Own Gingerbread Person class for kids. Proceeds benefit Blessings Under the Bridge, which provides weekly events for the homeless population of Spokane. It’s FREE!
A Christmas Story: The Musical
Through December 17
Spokane Civic Theatre
You’ll shoot your eye out! The endearing tale of Ralphie Parker and his quest to get a Red Ryder BB Gun for Christmas comes to life in a fun new way in this whimsical musical adaptation. A modern Christmas classic, it examines, in heartwarming detail, the musings and misadventures of a young boy and his family in their 1940’s small town Indiana life. $32
Trans-Siberian Orchestra: The Ghosts of Christmas Eve
Rock out with your Christmas spirit out! For the past 20-plus years, TSO has become a critically-acclaimed, multi-platinum, musical powerhouse, and its annual winter tour is a beloved, multi-generational holiday tradition. 2017's tour will be a completely updated presentation of TSO's unforgettable "The Ghosts of Christmas Eve." $37-$70
November 30-December 3
INB Performing Arts Center
RENT follows an unforgettable year in the lives of seven artists struggling to follow their dreams without selling out. With its inspiring message of joy and hope in the face of fear, this timeless celebration of friendship and creativity reminds us to measure our lives with the only thing that truly matters—love. $37-$77.
Also, the free horse & carriage rides, sponsored by Wheatland Bank, are up and running downtown through December 24!
Coeur d'Alene Christmas lighting ceremony and parade
Head downtown on Friday to enjoy the annual lighting ceremony and parade for the holiday season! The parade will move down Sherman Avenue at 5 p.m.