Dogwoods, those stately and picturesque trees, bear clean white blossoms that herald the arrival of spring. In celebration of these beloved trees, the whole of the Lewis and Clark Valley comes together for community, art, food and music events throughout the month of April.
Here are some of the fun events taking place this month:
Confluence Grape and Grain. At 415 Main St. Lewiston April 19 from 6 – 9 p.m.
This is the 23rd annual confluence grape and grain, a beer and wine tasting and silent auction benefiting the Center for Arts & History and the Business Student Organization Scholarship Fund of Lewis-Clark State College. Enjoy wine and beer, hors d’ oeuvres, souvenir stem-less wine glass and a Silent Auction! Tickets are $25 and can be purchased in advance at the LCSC Center for Arts & History, LCSC Business Division, Basalt Cellars, Riverport Brewing Company and Inland Cellular. Attendees must be at least 21 years of age as required by law.
Art Under the Elms. At the Lewis-Clark State College Campus April 26-28.
Shop and browse for fine, hand-crafted art and artisan work, featuring over 100 artists. Munch at the international food court with over 20 gourmet food vendors. With your family? Stop by the Family Fun Fair for tea with the Dogwood Fairies! All of this along with a community art mural and live entertainment. See all the festival info at the Art Under the Elms website.
Dogwood Concert: Shambala (Three Dog Night Tribute Band). At Boomers’ Garden (301 Second Ave., Lewsiton) April 27 at 7 p.m.
Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door. Buy online at ticketfly.com
See the rest of the Dogwood Festival events on their website.
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