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Coeur d’Alene’s grandest traditions offer sights, sounds, and tastes unlike any other. You simply have to see it to believe it. Each season, our close-knit community celebrates our heritage, craftspeople, artists, chefs, and more with some of the region’s biggest events. The Coeur d’Alene Resort is conveniently located at the heart of it all. Visit us to explore the city’s classic car and yacht shows, wooden boat festivals and Bavarian feasts, blues festivals and magical winter holiday cruises, and so much more.

2020 Event Schedule

Live entertainment, wine cellar tours, Sunday brunch, scenic cruises—we know how to celebrate life at The Coeur d'Alene Resort. Our recurring events calendar will help you plan your stay and make the most out of your time with us.

Coeur d'Alene Fall Fest & Apple Palooza

October 31
Come shop the harvest farmers market featuring free hay rides, harvest produce, music, food and everyone’s favorite, the Apple Palooza apple tasting event throughout the downtown.

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Monsters Ball Halloween Party

October 31
Join us for our annual Halloween Bash on Lake Coeur d'Alene: MONSTER'S BALL! This spooky celebration at The Resort Plaza Shops features a cash-prize costume contest, a live DJ, no-host bars, beer pong, and much more. Doors open at 8:00 PM.
Admission tickets are $30, $45 at the door.

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Holiday Lights - Lighting Ceremony

November 27
A Coeur d'Alene tradition, continuing to get bigger and better each 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 lights. One of the largest fireworks displays in the Pacific Northwest.

  • Lighting Ceremony Parade - 5:00 PM
  • Official Ceremony - 6:00 PM
  • Fireworks Show, presented by Duane & Lola Hagadone - 6:15 PM
Directly following the grand finale of the fireworks, crowds will gather along the lakefront to sing Christmas carols and enjoy time with their family, friends and community!

Holiday Light Show

November 27 - January 1
Over a million lights. A priceless memory. A family tradition. Experience the magic of the holidays on shimmering Lake Coeur d'Alene with daily evening Lake Cruises to the North Pole, where Santa greets each child by name.

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Coeur d'Alene Resort New Year's Party

December 31
Ring in the New Year in style on Lake Coeur d’Alene! Join us for our Annual New Year’s Eve Party, featuring a gourmet dinner with live music performances, a best-dressed contest, dancing, two fireworks shows and a hosted champagne toast at midnight This is truly an event not to miss! Be sure to come outfitted in your finest formal/cocktail attire – exclusive prize for the best dressed. More information available soon.

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