1 SPIAA

The Southern Plains Iroquois Activities Association league tournament concludes this weekend at United Wireless Arena.

Games today will begin at 1 p.m. with games on Saturday starting at 11:30 am.

The tournament features both girls and boys basketball teams from Ashland, Bucklin, Fowler, Hodgeman County, Ingalls, Kiowa County, Minneola, Pawnee Heights, Satanta, South Central, South Gray and Spearville.

2 Final Friday

Final Friday returns for the 2018 calendar year with the kick off startting at Dodge City Public Library from 4 to 6 p.m. with a photo exhibit from Ford County 4-H

Also from 4 to 6 p.m. will be activities held at Dodge City Brewing which will feature art photography from Mike Umscheid that will include pieces of Great American Eclipse, Great Plains severe storms and avian wildlife along with complimentary breadsticks.

At Carnegie Center for the Arts from 5 to 7 p.m. there will be

featured art from Russian artist Valery Ivanovich Shilyaeva, with Petr Grigorev, his agent, present at the reception.

Shilyaeva will showcase his detailed paintings of seascapes, ships and portraits.

Chili will be provided by Arrowhead West along with wine and beer served with other refreshments.

A public meeting and membership drive will also be held at Carnegie at 6 p.m. and is free to the public.

At Eryn's Downtown Center from 5 to 7 p.m., Flowers by Irene will have a Valentine's Day-themed event with pink drinks and pink dessert.

Also from 5 to 7 p.m., Red Beard Coffee joins the schedule and will be featuring a sneak peek of their summer drink.

From 6 to 8 p.m., 2nd Ave. Art Guild will feature work from the Fort Hays State University Department of Art and Design.

West Coast Plaza returns to Final Friday this month and will feature vendors and wine in their plaza center with activities running from 6 to 8 p.m.

From 7 to 9 p.m., the Depot Theater will have the Dodge City High School Jazz Band performing along with refreshments and a cash bar.

From 8 to 10 p.m., the Boot Hill Distillery will feature the music of folk rocker Rad the Ghost along with handcrafted cocktails.

From 9 to 11 p.m., Guymon Petro Bar and Grill will be doing $10 burger specials on all burgers as well as half price appetizers.

Guymon Petro will also feature the music of Mike Benesh.

3 Live at the Longhorn

The Friday concerts return to Boot Hill Casino and Resort in the Longhorn Room today.

The concert series will take place the last Friday of the month for the 2018 season.

The event is free to the public but you must be 21 years old or older to attend and will feature Dillon Cassidy and the Rythym starting at 8 p.m.

To see the list of upcoming acts visit boothillcasino.com/longhorn/ or facebook.com/boothillcasino.

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