Big Year For Sandpoint Festival

SANDPOINT — The 26th annual Festival at Sandpoint starts Thursday night and big names are on the list of performers.

Motown mega-star Smokey Robinson is the opening act at 7:30 p.m. Also on the performance schedule is Wynonna Judd, The Bodeans, Ziggy Marley and the Spokane Symphony.

Festival organizers say each year the festival gets bigger and better and during the 10 day event, more than 20,000 people are expected to enjoy the music and great food.

Tickets are still available and vary from $60 for Thursday night’s concert to $5 for a family concert on Sunday.