Artist swap, climate change, and a megashow at Spokane Arena
on Thu, Jan 29, 2015 at 10:07 AM
The weekend approaches, and we have all manner of events available for your perusal, as well as Staff Picks to guide you to something cool.
Here are a few highlights from our extensive online catalog of to-dos for Thursday, Jan. 29:
VISUAL ARTS/COMMUNITY | A really cool idea here: the Spokane Artist Trading Card Meeting is part of a national movement in which artists create small original works and then swap them, building collections of contemporary art that are really something special. Check out how it goes down at Boots Bakery Thursday night.
ETC | Concerned with climate change and the use of trains to move resources throughout the region? Join some like-minded folks at MickDuff's Beer Hall in Sandpoint to hear about Coal Trains & Climate Change.
LIVE MUSIC | Eric Church is a megastar in the country realm, and his live shows are more like full-blown rock extravaganzas. Fans and newbies alike should be entertained by his theatrical production at Spokane Arena. Halestorm opens the show. Here's a bit of his music:
Dan Nailen is the managing editor of the Inlander, where he oversees coverage of arts and culture. He's previously written and edited for The Salt Lake Tribune, Salt Lake City Weekly, Missoula Independent, Salt Lake Magazine, The Oregonian and KUER-FM. He grew up seeing the country in an Air Force family and studied...