Join us for the sights, sounds and tastes of this city's grandest traditions: Hot rods shined to perfection for Car d'Alene, athletes racing in Ironman competition, pyrotechnics over the water during Fourth of July, classic yachts at the Wooden Boat Festival, local brews with a gourmet braut for Oktoberfest, and the magical wonderland of the Holiday Light Show.
2014 Schedule of Events
All is Calm (musical)
November 21 - December 21
In 1914, at the Western front, out of the violence comes a silence, then a song.
More information, call 208-667-1323.
Christmas Parade & Lighting Ceremony
Come downtown and watch as the parade entries light up the street. Marching bands, floats, music and fun! Pick up your candle and then gather on the Resort lawn for carols. Join the countdown, and then watch as the best fireworks display in the Northwest lights up the night sky! An amazing show complements of the Hagadone Corporation. At the end of the show, a switch is flipped and over 1.5 million lights will begin the holiday season. Light show cruises are available night – with special trips to the North Pole for those needing a true Santa adventure. Festivities begin at 5:00 PM.
More information, call 800-688-5253.
Festival of Trees
November 28 - December 1
Located at the Coeur d'Alene Resort Convention Center. Friday d’Lights, Senior Social, Festival Gala, Family Day, Luncheon and Dinner Fashion Show are some of the events taken place.
More information, call 208-666-2345.
Holiday Light Show "Cruise to the North Pole"
November 28 - January 1
Departures are scheduled several times each evening beginning Saturday, November 30th and continue through January 1st. These 40 minute cruises offer spectacular views of the holiday light displays. The most memorable point in the journey lies across the lake, as Santa awaits your arrival at the North Pole Toy Workshop! Nightly cruise departure times: 5:30, 6:30 and 7:30 pm.
For more information, call 208-765-4000
I Remember Christmas
November 28 - December 21
A musical revue featuring the “Old Time” radio located at The Coeur d’Alene Resort. Many of the acts will incorporate classic radio bits that many attendees will find familiar. Tickets $25 per person.
More information, call 866-835-3025.
Eagle Viewing Lake Cruise
December 6 - January 1
Departs on select days, 1:00 – 3:00 PM. Enjoy a two-hour cruise around the north end of Lake Coeur d’Alene while observing bald eagles. Bring your binoculars and dress warm.
For tickets and information, call 208-664-7268
Stroll through downtown Coeur d’Alene and enjoy local galleries, shops, restaurants and businesses with your friends and family, 5:00 – 8:00 PM
New Year's Eve Grand Celebration
Celebrate New Year's Eve at the largest party in Coeur d'Alene. The Coeur d'Alene Resort's Grand Celebration, in the sprit of The Great Gatsby and the Roaring 20's at the Resort Convention Center, featuring a fabulous buffet dinner, live entertainment, costume contests, prizes and a Champagne toast at midnight.