The sights, sounds and tastes of Coeur d'Alene's grandest traditions: Hot rods shined to show for Car d'Alene, athletes racing in the annual Ironman competition, pyrotechnics over the water over Fourth of July, classic yachts at the Wooden Boat Festival, local craft brews with Bavarian fare to celebrate Oktoberfest, and the magical wonderland of The Coeur d'Alene Resort's magical Holiday Light Show.
2017 Schedule of Events
Thanksgiving Dinner at Beverly's & Dockside
Take your pick! The Coeur d'Alene Resort is offering special Thanksgiving Day Dinner menus at both Beverly's Restaurant and Dockside Restaurant. Take the pressure off home cooking preparations. Relax and treat family and friends to a tasty Thanksgiving Day feast with a lake view.
Beverly's Thanksgiving Menu
Dockside Thanksgiving Menu
Holiday Lights - Opening Ceremony
This annual fun-filled event kicks off the holiday season at The Coeur d"Alene Resort! The night begins with the Downtown Parade at 5:00 pm, followed by the Lighting Ceremony where the switch is flipped and over 1.5 million lights brighten downtown Coeur d'Alene and the waterfront! Enjoy a magical fireworks show at 6:15 pm.
Christmas With A Twist
Each holiday season, The Coeur d'Alene Resort features a timeless original holiday theatre production by Ellen Travolta, capturing the spirit of the Christmas season! Don't miss a night filled with music, laughter and stories celebrating the holiday season - tickets, $27.50 each. First showing is Friday, November 24th. Thursdays-Saturdays 7:30pm, Sundays 5pm, through December 17th.
Festival of Trees Gala
Join us for an elegant evening of charitable celebrations! Indulge in a three-course meal while surrounded by a beautiful display of ornately-decorated Christmas trees. Featuring a silent auction and buy-it-now tree sales.
December 1 - 23
Enjoy the Christmas melodies of the Harmonizers and the Sweet Adeline’s strolling through The Coeur d'Alene Resort Lobby - Wednesday through Sunday from 6:00 to 9:00 PM.
Sip of Beverly's Wine Class
Join knowledgeable sommelier, Trevor Treller for an interactive wine class and tasting session on the first Saturday of each month. Paired with exquisite appetizers, classes are scheduled at 3:00 PM at Beverly's Restaurant at The Coeur d'Alene Resort. Ages 21+, $25 per person.
Eagle Watching Lake Cruises
A unique 2-hour lake cruise with an up-close opportunity to view one of the most majestic birds of prey in their natural habitat, the North American Bald Eagle. Departures throughout December.
Brunch with Santa
December 3, 10, 17
Enjoy Dockside Restaurant's Signature Sunday Brunch with Santa Claus at The Coeur d'Alene Resort. Sundays at 9:00 AM.
Holiday Cocktail Class
Learn how to muddle, stir and shake the Coeur d’Alene way! Explore North Idaho’s best cocktails, spirits and libations! Hosted by The Coeur d'Alene Resort's own beverage manager, Justin Schorzman, Coeur d’Cocktails is an introductory mixology class, teaching the art of libation creation. Learn how to concoct the perfect drinks – and, of course, enjoy them afterwards! December's event, titled "Pop, Fizz, Clink!", provides detailed instruction to spice up any New Year's Eve Party.
New Year's Eve Celebration - A Hollywood Affair
Ring in the New Year on Lake Coeur d'Alene! Come dressed head-to-toe in your finest Hollywood costume-formal attire and enjoy a Cocktail Social, Grand Dinner Buffet, live music and aerial performance entertainment, DJ Epic Vibes, two fireworks shows, midnight champagne toast and much more! Adults ($79), Children ($20), ages 5 and under eat free! Tickets on sale now.
Mac & Cheese Festival
Does it get any better than Mac & Cheese and Beer? Prepare for a weekend of cheese-filled fun at The Resort Plaza Shops! Featuring brews and ciders perfectly paired with Mac & Cheese creations crafted by local Chefs, this is truly an event not to miss! More information available soon.