Spokane Folklore Society
P.O. Box 141
Spokane, WA 99210-0141
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Jam at FFF 2017

Spokane Folklore Society

MUSIC JAMS, open mics, 
and regular dance events

Jams come and go, so check with the contact number or venue before trying it,
and let us know if one is no longer happening....also try this link for more jams from the Inland Northwest Bluegrass Music Association
Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
If you play an instrument, write “SFS jam session” on your calendar for the second Sunday of each month! The jams include a potluck dinner and are open to any interested
musician. We plan to continue offering the monthly jam sessions as long as people are attending them and we can find persons willing to host them. For more information, contact Margie at copelandheller@netzero.com
212 W. Cedar St., Sandpoint, ID. 208.263.4005
Monday Blues Jam (8pm) hosted by Truck Mills
 Border's Books
9980 N. Newport highway
Open mic Tuesdays 7-8:30 pm
Contradance music jam takes place on the third Wednesday of each month (Sept-June) at the Woman's Club Hall Sponsored by the Spokane Folklore Society 509/747-2640.
Musicians play for contra dance...
Irish Folk Open Mic at O'Shay's Pub  Thursdays 8:30 at 313 CDA Lake Dr. CDA (208) 661-1077
Celtic Jam, 3rd Saturday, 6-9 pm
Lundin's Violins, 3202 N 4th St. CDA
(208) 665-7074
Sacred Harp singing:   Waterford off 30th and Pittsburg on South Hill every 2nd Sunday 7-9 pm free call Greg 299-7771 for more info


  • Jam in Moscow (first and third Saturdays)

  • There will be jam sessions at Thorn creek Grille and Gifts (520 S. Main, Moscow, ID) from noon to 2:00 p.m., and at Bookpeople from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.  Bluegrass, oldtime, Irish, Klezmer and other types of folk music are encouraged.
    Bluegrass  Jam Sunday Afternoon from 2pm to 5pm. Auntie's Book store. Downtown Spokane.

    Free concerts at Aunties 402 W. Main
    7 pm
    The Toasted Toads host an open jam - and we mean open, everyone gets to perform - every Sunday afternoon starting at 4:00 pm at the Linger Longer Lounge, Maine Street, Spirit Lake Idaho. All performers who sing, play any instrument, do comedy, dance, anything at all in line of performing, are invited. For further info call George at (208) 263-3129 or Clint at (208) 683-0649.

    Regular dance events:
    As a rule, Contra dances are held at the Women's Club on Wednesdays and 2nd Saturdays at the East Spokane Grange, during non summer months. Check the Calendar page for changes.

    Palouse Folklore Society Contra Dances:  monthly, 3rd Saturday, 1912 Building in Moscow, 7:30 pm.

    Sandpoint Dances   First Saturdays, more info Vickie Marron 208-683-3912

    Scottish Country Dancing   First Pres. Church (downtown off Maple exit) Thursday 7-9 pm.