Spokane Folklore Society's Traditional New Year's Eve Dance, Woman's Club, 1428 W. Ninth. Contra dancing and potluck snacks will be featured at this non-drinking/smoking event on Dec. 31 from 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Entertainment will be provided by Wild Dogs in the Marsh and River City Ramblers. Cost: $8; $6, SFS members. Call: 747-2640.
Ballet and Bubbly, The Met, 901 W. Sprague. Theatre Ballet presents its 13th annual event with Emily Grizzell and Yosuke Mino, members of the Royal Winnipeg Ballet School, performing Balanchine's Taratella and more on Dec. 31, with a champagne and chocolate reception at 8 p.m. and the dance at 9 p.m. Tickets: $15. Call: 325-SEAT.
Parisian Nights, St. John's Cathedral, Grand Blvd. and 12th Ave. Join Kendall Feeney and friends in this New Year's Eve gala concert, presented by The Cathedral and The Arts, on Dec. 31 from 8-9:30 p.m. with a reception following the concert. Tickets: $20; $18, seniors; $7, children 12 and younger. Call: 325-SEAT.
"Noon" Year's Eve Party, Sinto Senior Center, 1124 W. Sinto. Celebrate one of the last noons of 2000 with games, fun and prizes on Dec. 29 at 10 a.m. Free. Call: 327-2861.
New Year's Eve Dance, Sinto Senior Center, 1124 W. Sinto. Celebrate with the sounds of the Glenn Allan Trio and refreshments on Dec. 30 from 7:30-10 p.m. Cost: $3. Call: 327-2861.
Sons of Norway New Year's Eve Party, Sons of Norway Lodge, 6710 N. Country Homes Blvd. A social hour starts at 8 p.m., dancing to the sounds of Otis Whitehead's Dance Band at 9 p.m. and a breakfast buffet at midnight on Dec. 31. Cost: $20; $15, advance. Call: 326-9211.
New Year's Eve Dinner, Geronimo's, 7 Schaeffer St., Springdale, Wash. A prime rib dinner with a bottle of champagne, dessert and party favors will be offered on Dec. 31 from 6-9 p.m. with blues band King Bee performing at 9 p.m. Cost: $49.95 per couple. Must preregister. Call: 258-4211.
Shotzy's New Year's Eve Party, 4711 Ferrel Road, Coeur d'Alene. "A Live Blues Explosion," featuring King Biscuit and other performers, will take place on Dec. 31 at 8 p.m. Prizes will be given for the best dressed couple. Tickets: $10; $15, couples, includes champagne and noisemakers. Call: (208) 664-9590.
New Year's Eve Skating Party, Planet Ice, 3212 N. Eden. Skate while listening to DJ Caleb as he cranks the tunes on Dec. 31 from 7 p.m.-midnight. Cost: $5, includes admission and skate rental. Call: 893-0101.
KZZU Party Bash, Chewelah Casino, Smith Road and Hwy. 395, Chewelah, Wash. Dancing to live DJ music will be on Dec. 31 at 9 p.m. The Bayou Brewery will offer beer for a buck with free champagne at midnight. Free admission. Call: (800) 322-2788.
Senior's New Year's Eve Party, Chewelah Casino, Smith Road and Hwy. 395, Chewelah, Wash. Here's something for anyone who doesn't like to stay out late. There'll be dancing to the sounds of The Variety Quintet and alcoholic beverages will be available from the Bayou Brewery Company on Dec. 31 starting at noon. Free admission. Call: (800) 322-2788.
New Year's Eve Celebration, Spokane House Restaurant, 4301 W. Sunset Blvd. A special five-course dinner with several entrees to choose from will be available, with entertainment and dancing to the music of Diane Copeland, on Dec. 31. The music starts at 8 p.m. Cost: $79.95 per couple. Call: 838-1471.
New Year's at the Convention Center, Coeur d'Alene Resort. Starting at 7 p.m. the resort is offering a New Year's Eve package for $160 which includes a no host social, a grand buffet and dancing to "Nobody Famous. " It is only $12.50 for dancing only. Beverly's at the Resort offers dinner, a room, and dancing to Robert Vaughn for $499 including breakfast. For the busy parents there will be a Kids Camp from 5 p.m.-1 a.m. which includes supervision, meal and activities. Reservations required for everything. Call: (800) 688-5253.
New Year's Eve Bash, Annie Fannie's, 3827 W. Boone, Spokane, Wash. Annie Fannie's and 103.9 The Hawk present a night with Soul Proprietor, a champagne toast and party favors for $7 per person. Call: 534-1212.
New Year's Eve Party, The Blue Dolphin, 24 S. Robie, Spokane, Wash. The Blue Dolphin will feature live music by Lost Boys, free spaghetti feed, a champagne toast and a balloon drop with prizes. Cover: $7. Call: 924-7168.
New Year's Party, Ripples Lounge, WestCoast River Inn, 700 N. Division, Spokane, Wash. A party featuring Mumbo Jumbo, a champagne toast and party favors. Cover is $10. Call: 326-5577.
New Year's Eve Extreme Bingo, Coeur d'Alene Casino, 27068 S. Hwy. 95, Worley, Idaho. Doors open on Dec. 31 at 4 p.m. with bingo starting at 7 p.m. Cost: $85, includes 12 cards, party favors and commemorative gifts. Call: 325-SEAT.
New Year's Eve Big Band Bash, Bonner County Fairgrounds, 4206 N. Boyer, Sandpoint, Idaho. The Festival at Sandpoint is offering this event featuring The Swing Street Band and the Swing Shift Quartet on Dec. 31 from 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Hors d'oeuvres, a dessert bar, a no-host bar, party favors and souvenir champagne glasses are just part of the fun. Dance lessons will be available throughout the evening with Dave and Tammy Gunter and All Star Photo will be on hand to snap that commemorative New Year's Eve photo. Lots of prizes are up for grabs as well. Tickets: $40; $350, for a reserved table of eight. Call: (888) 265-4554.
New Year's Eve Party, Two Rivers Casino, 6828 Hwy. 25 South, Davenport, Wash. The fun starts on Dec. 31 at 6 p.m. Party favors and champagne will be given out at midnight. Enter to win $2,001 to be given away at midnight, with hourly cash drawings throughout the evening. Free admission. Call: (800) 722-4031.
New Year's Eve Party, Cavanaugh's Bay Resort, 4024 Cavanaugh's Bay Road, Coolin, Idaho. Live music and free champagne at midnight is offered on Dec. 31 starting at 9 p.m. Free admission. Call: (208) 443-2095.
New Year's Eve Bash, Grandview Resort, 3492 Reeder Bay Road, Priest Lake, Idaho. Join DJ Al Leiser for dancing and free champagne at midnight on Dec. 31 from 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Free admission. Call: (208) 443-2433.
New Year's Eve Party, Hill's Resort, Luby Bay Road, Priest Lake, Idaho. Live music with The Perones, dancing and party favors are what's happening on Dec. 31 starting at 8 p.m. Free admission. Call: (208) 443-2551.
Celebration 2001 Dinner, Bayou Brewing Company, E. 1003 Trent, Spokane, Wash. The Bayou offers a New Year's Package with a special four-course dinner, admission to Fat Tuesday's, party favors and a glass of champagne for $35 per person. Featuring live music by Civilized Animal, Five Foot Thick and Staley & amp; Thomsen. Call: 484-4818.
New Year's Eve Party, Capone's, 751 N. Fourth, Coeur d'Alene. Pat Coast and Out of the Blue will headline this party featuring a New Year's toast, party favors and light snacks. Cover is $10. Call: (208) 667-4843.
KISS 98.1 FM New Year's Extravaganza, DoubleTree Hotel, 1100 N. Sullivan Road. This party starts at 8 p.m. and goes till 2 a.m. In the Club Brickwall there will be stand-up comedy starting at 8:30 p.m. until 10:30 p.m. Each event is $10 unless the full hotel package is purchased. Call: (509) 924-9000.
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