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.
2019 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.
Reoccurring Event Details
Holiday Light Show
Over 1.5 million twinkling lights illuminating Lake Coeur d’Alene is an unforgettable site! Take a lake cruise and Journey to the North Pole where Santa reads every child’s name from his Nice List, listen to carolers in The Resort lobby, and story time with elves. Enjoy nightly milk & cookies delivered by elves to your room on overnight stays and more!
Dockside Sunday Brunch with Santa
Enjoy the legendary Dockside Restaurant Sunday Brunch each Sunday through December 22nd. Santa joins the fun to add a holiday twist - make sure to snap a picture with the man of the season after eating all your brunch favorites like Made-To-Order Crepes and Brown Sugar Bacon! Reservations: 855-379-5478.
Eagle Wildlife Viewing Lake Cruises
Beginning in December, Coeur d'Alene Lake Cruises begins their annual Bald Eagle Viewing cruises. Adventure into isolated bays to observe America's national bird in their natural habitat accompanied by a naturalist to provide fun facts. Cruises run on select dates though January 1, 2020.
Live Well Resort Spa Retreat | Sushi & Sunrise Yoga
December 15 - 16
The Coeur d'Alene Resort Spa offers a uniquely extraordinary getaway experience. An ideal balance of relaxation and self-paced adventure. Sushi & Sunrise Yoga is the final offering of the year in the fall series of overnight resort retreat packages featuring a Spa Service of Choice, Sushi-Making Class and Sunrise Vinyasa Yoga Class.
Christmas Eve at The Coeur d'Alene
Afternoon Story Time with Elves, over 1.5 million twinkling lights illuminating the night sky, milk and cookies delivered to guest rooms, Carolers & more make Christmas Eve a magical family experience at The Resort. Dine in one of our festively-decorated restaurants then take a stroll to see the beautiful lights reflecting on the lake before heading to bed so Santa can come! Resort package information coming soon.
Christmas Day at The Coeur d'Alene
Beverly’s and Dockside Restaurants at The Coeur d’Alene Resort offer special Christmas Day menus! Enjoy chef-created entrees and desserts while spending time with family and friends on the edge of Lake Coeur d’Alene. Reservations: 855-379-5478. Inclusive Overnight Stay Packages available.
New Year's Eve Party at The Coeur d'Alene
Ring in the New Year on the shores of Lake Coeur d’Alene! A chef-prepared buffet, champagne toast, and two fireworks shows are just a few of the highlights at this annual party. Make sure to dress up- there’s a ‘Best Dressed’ contest with some special prizes!
Mac & Cheese Dinner Lake Cruise
Grab your friends, family and kiddos... hop on-board for some cheese-filled fun on the lake. The "Around the World Macaroni & Cheese" menu, features pasta creations from several different countries. Tickets available now.
3rd Annual Mac & Cheese Festival
Save the date for our 2020 Festival! Mac & Cheese Festival celebrates your favorite childhood dish by featuring variations carefully prepared by local Coeur d'Alene Chefs, ready to compete for the Golden Noodle Award. Attendees will enjoy a comfort-food-filled day tasting different cheesy dishes with craft beer pairings. Participants vote for their favorite dish to help award the People's Choice Trophy. Event tickets, overnight package and Mac & Cheese Dinner Lake Cruise information are now available.