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Moscow is located in northern Idaho, nestled between Moscow mountain and the beautiful undulating hills of the Palouse. With a small town friendliness and safety, Moscow is also a great location for higher education, being home to the University of Idaho and with Washington State University just across the state line.

Moscow is the "Heart of the Arts"--with the annual Jazz Festival, live music on the town, the Rendezvous in the Park, and summer theatre.

Moscow is also a great place for those who love the outdoors. Camping, mountain biking, snow mobiling, fishing and skiing abound, with some of the best big game and upland game hunting in the world located nearby.

After settlers arrived in 1871, the town became know as "Paradise Valley". In 1877, Samuel Neff filed for a postal permit under the name of Moscow because the area reminded him of his home town of Moscow, Pennsylvania.

In 1875, the city's first store was opened on what is now Main Street. Moscow grew with the arrival of the railroad in 1885. The town became incorporated in 1887 and was later chosen as the site for a land-grant institution, the University of Idaho. Idaho achieved statehood in 1890.

portions excerpted from www.moscowchamber.com



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3/1/2014 -  Moscow Mardi Gras 2014
Moscow
(recurring until 3/2/2014)
Daytime Mardi Gras features the Moscow Mardi Gras Parade (11 a.m.) and Kid's Mardi Gras (10 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.) in downtown Moscow. Moscow Mardi Gras, Inc. is a non-profit organization which raises money for local childrenís organizations and distributes the funds via grants by providing day-long festivities annually on the first Saturday in March and culminating with a festive musical experience in downtown Moscow, Idaho. This year's bands are Sweatshop Union, Soul Siren, McTuff, Bare Wires and the Fabulous Kingpins starting at 9 p.m. Down North and Simba and the Exceptional Africans will be playing all-ages shows starting at 8 p.m. Like us on Facebook or see the webpage for details and locations.

Related Website:  http://www.moscowmardigras.com
5/3/2014 - 5/4/2014 -  Clarkston
Directed By Kayla Comer Itís back! After a year hiatus, Jukebox Saturday Night returns to the Lewiston Civic Theatre! Jukebox Paints the Town is a set in an Art Deco night club and features music from the 1940s till today. Our story begins with a musician hopeful of landing his/her first job, but ends up causing comedic rift after rift among the clubís staff and patrons. This will be an ensemble-heavy production. Rehearsals will begin June 9th and the show will run July 10th through the 20th. Auditions will be held Saturday, May 3rd, from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm and Sunday, May 4th, from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. A brief read through will take place Saturday, May 10th. Auditions are open to all performers age 16+. Those interested in auditioning should prepare one of the following songs: All songs may be sung by either gender.

5/3/2014 - 5/4/2014 -  Jukebox Paints the Town Auditions
Lewiston
Directed By Kayla Comer Itís back! After a year hiatus, Jukebox Saturday Night returns to the Lewiston Civic Theatre! Jukebox Paints the Town is a set in an Art Deco night club and features music from the 1940s till today. Our story begins with a musician hopeful of landing his/her first job, but ends up causing comedic rift after rift among the clubís staff and patrons. This will be an ensemble-heavy production. Rehearsals will begin June 9th and the show will run July 10th through the 20th. Auditions will be held Saturday, May 3rd, from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm and Sunday, May 4th, from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. A brief read through will take place Saturday, May 10th. Auditions are open to all performers age 16+. Those interested in auditioning should prepare one of the following songs: All songs may be sung by either gender.

Related Website:  http://www.lctheatre.org/content.php?page_id=52
5/3/2014 - 5/4/2014 -  Pullman
Directed By Kayla Comer Itís back! After a year hiatus, Jukebox Saturday Night returns to the Lewiston Civic Theatre! Jukebox Paints the Town is a set in an Art Deco night club and features music from the 1940s till today. Our story begins with a musician hopeful of landing his/her first job, but ends up causing comedic rift after rift among the clubís staff and patrons. This will be an ensemble-heavy production. Rehearsals will begin June 9th and the show will run July 10th through the 20th. Auditions will be held Saturday, May 3rd, from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm and Sunday, May 4th, from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. A brief read through will take place Saturday, May 10th. Auditions are open to all performers age 16+. Those interested in auditioning should prepare one of the following songs: All songs may be sung by either gender.

5/3/2014 - 5/4/2014 -  Moscow
Directed By Kayla Comer Itís back! After a year hiatus, Jukebox Saturday Night returns to the Lewiston Civic Theatre! Jukebox Paints the Town is a set in an Art Deco night club and features music from the 1940s till today. Our story begins with a musician hopeful of landing his/her first job, but ends up causing comedic rift after rift among the clubís staff and patrons. This will be an ensemble-heavy production. Rehearsals will begin June 9th and the show will run July 10th through the 20th. Auditions will be held Saturday, May 3rd, from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm and Sunday, May 4th, from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. A brief read through will take place Saturday, May 10th. Auditions are open to all performers age 16+. Those interested in auditioning should prepare one of the following songs: All songs may be sung by either gender.

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