The 2010 Spokane Women’s Show, featuring live music, speakers, cooking demonstrations, and a variety of booths aimed towards women’s interests, will be held April 16–18 at the Spokane Convention Center. The weekend will conclude with a fundraising walk/run to benefit the search for a cure for breast cancer. Admission to the show is $7 for the entire weekend, with a $2 discount for Race for the Cure participants. Registration for the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure, which consists of either a 5k run/walk or a 1 mile walk, is open; click here to register online.
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Friday night, the show begins with Spokane singer/songwriter Brett Hite at 5:30 p.m. followed by featured speaker Diana Jordan, whom Oprah Winfrey referred to as “one of the funniest people on the planet” when she appeared on Oprah. Saturday’s notable performances include the Goodwill Fashion Show, the Spokane Dance Company, weight loss speaker Ryan Hite, and the wonderful Spokane jazz/swing band Hot Club of Spokane. Check the show’s website for a complete schedule.
Spokane Women’s Show hours are Friday 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Sunday 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Race for the Cure begins Sunday, April 18 at 9 a.m. in front of the FedEx/Kinkos on West Spokane Falls Boulevard.
If you book at Stratford Suites Extended Stay Hotel for the event, be sure to ask about the convenient town car shuttle service and Shop & Stay packages, which include a gift certificate to River Park Square in downtown Spokane. Call 888-705-8877 for more information.