Spokane's Ninth Annual Festival of Foodies Coming Jan. 23

A friend recommended I attend this weekend's Festival of Foodies. I think I'll try to check it out. Here's the scoop from Spokane 7.

A culinary show of food and beverage samples to support the SpokaneRestaurant Association. Event will also feature live music and food preparation seminars. Tickets are available at Vino! A Wine Shop, 222 S. Washington St.; Hallett's Chocolates, 1419 E. Holyoke; Just American Desserts, S. 213 University Ste. 2; Stanek's Nursery, 2929 E. 29th Ave.; and at All Things Irish, 315 Sherman Ave. in Coeur d' Alene.

When: 2-6 p.m, Saturday January 23, 2010

Location: Spokane Community College, Lair Building.

Cost: $10/advance, $15 at the door. Individual drink coupons are available for only $1.