Holiday

Light Show

HOLIDAY Light Show

Over a million lights. A priceless memory. A family tradition.

Gather your loved ones close to celebrate the spirit of the season on your visit to see Santa at the North Pole. Our fleet of merry cruise boats depart every evening through the holiday season to view the magical holiday lights across Lake Coeur d’Alene.

Annual Lighting Ceremony

Friday, November 25th

Timeline:

  • Lighting Ceremony Parade | 5:00 PM
  • Fireworks Cruise | 5:00 PM & 5:30 PM
  • Official Ceremony | 6:00 PM
  • Fireworks Show | 6:15 PM

Location: The Coeur d’Alene Resort

Join us Friday, November 25th for a Coeur d'Alene tradition that gets bigger and better every year: our Annual Lighting Ceremony on Lake Coeur d'Alene! Experience the magic as we flip the switch and light up the lake with over 1.5 million Christmas lights and the most magnificent fireworks display in the Pacific Northwest!

Journey to the North Pole

Thursday, November 25th through Sunday, January 2nd

Time: 40-Minute Cruises Departing at 5:30PM, 6:30PM & 7:30PM

Location: Boarding takes place at The Resort Plaza Shops (115 S 2nd Street) 30 minutes prior to departure.

Take an unforgettable holiday lake cruise across the sparkling waters to view more than 1.5 million twinkling holiday lights and visit Santa Claus and his elves at his waterfront toy workshop, where he magically speaks to each child by name!

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Travolta Christmas Show

Friday, November 25th through Sunday, December 18th

Time: Thursdays - Saturdays 7:30pm & Sundays 5pm

Location: The Resort Shore Room

Description: Holiday music, laughter, stories from Christmas’ past - Join us as we welcome Ellen Travolta and family back to The Coeur d’Alene Resort this holiday season for this year’s festive Travolta Christmas Show production: Best of Christmas!

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Dockside Christmas Buffet

Sunday, December 25th

Time: 10am - 4pm

Location: The Resort Shore Room

Dickens Carolers

November 25th through December 22nd

Time: Wednesday - Saturday from 6-9pm and Sunday from 11am-2pm

Location: Resort Lobby

Fireside Storytime

November 13th through January 2nd

Time: 4:30pm Nightly

Location: Resort Lobby Fireplace

Annual Lighting Ceremony

Friday, November 25th

Timeline:

  • Lighting Ceremony Parade | 5:00 PM
  • Fireworks Cruise | 5:00 PM & 5:30 PM
  • Official Ceremony | 6:00 PM
  • Fireworks Show | 6:15 PM

Location: The Coeur d’Alene Resort

Join us Friday, November 25th for a Coeur d'Alene tradition that gets bigger and better every year: our Annual Lighting Ceremony on Lake Coeur d'Alene! Experience the magic as we flip the switch and light up the lake with over 1.5 million Christmas lights and the most magnificent fireworks display in the Pacific Northwest!

Journey to the North Pole

Thursday, November 25th through Sunday, January 2nd

Time: 40-Minute Cruises Departing at 5:30PM, 6:30PM & 7:30PM

Location: Boarding takes place at The Resort Plaza Shops (115 S 2nd Street) 30 minutes prior to departure.

Take an unforgettable holiday lake cruise across the sparkling waters to view more than 1.5 million twinkling holiday lights and visit Santa Claus and his elves at his waterfront toy workshop, where he magically speaks to each child by name!

BOOK NOW

Travolta Christmas Show

Friday, November 25th through Sunday, December 18th

Time: Thursdays - Saturdays 7:30pm & Sundays 5pm

Location: The Resort Shore Room

Description: Holiday music, laughter, stories from Christmas’ past - Join us as we welcome Ellen Travolta and family back to The Coeur d’Alene Resort this holiday season for this year’s festive Travolta Christmas Show production: Best of Christmas!

MORE DETAILS

Dockside Christmas Buffet

Sunday, December 25th

Time: 10am - 4pm

Location: The Resort Shore Room

Dickens Carolers

November 25th through December 22nd

Time: Wednesday - Saturday from 6-9pm and Sunday from 11am-2pm

Location: Resort Lobby

Fireside Storytime

November 13th through January 2nd

Time: 4:30pm Nightly

Location: Resort Lobby Fireplace

Holiday Packages

Santa's Family Getaway includes Overnight Accommodations, Two Adult Cruise Tickets, Guestroom Cookie Delivery by Santa's Elves, $30 Breakfast Credit, Evening Holiday Fireside Storytime with Santa's Elves.

Holiday Lights Night on the Lake includes Overnight Accommodations, $100 Dining Credit and Two Tickets to the Journey to the North Pole Holiday Lights Cruise.