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Jan
26
Fri
Family Promise Northwest Fest & Salmon Feast @ Cd'A Eagles
Jan 26 @ 5:30 pm

You are invited to FamilyPromise of North Idaho’s 11th annual dinner/auction Northwest Fest and Salmon Feast to be held at the Eagles Lodge 209 Sherman Avenue in the upstairs ball room. The event begins at 5:30 p.m. with time to view and sign up for silent auction items. Dinner is being catered by the Greenbrier Catering with salmon or chicken as the main entry, roll, salad with huckleberry dressing, roasted vegetable medley, wild rice pilaf, and dessert. The cost is $50.00 per person. Tickets or can be purchased at www.familypromiseni.org on the Eventbrite link or you can pick up a ticket flier at the FPNI Day Center or your church. Your support will help homeless children and their families.

Contacts are Cindy Algeo at cindyalgeo@hotmail.com or Mary Ward at marycoxward@gmail.com

Jan
28
Sun
2nd Annual International Food and Drink Festival @ Silver Lake Mall
Jan 28 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Human Rights Education Institute, Hayden Chamber of Commerce, and The Family Guide are hosting the 2nd International Food and Drink Festival at the Silver Lake Mall on Sunday, January 28, 2018 from 4-7p.m.

Live Entertainment. International Food & Beverages. Cultural & Visual Arts. Highlighted performers are Lake City Highland Dance, North Point Latin Jazz and Angela Marie Project. Additional music provided by Ruby Frog Entertainment.

Some of our participating restaurants in 2017 were the Olive Garden, Sweet Lou’s, Azteca, The Fedora, The Italian Bakeshop, The Wellness Bar, Pita Pit, The Greenbriar Inn, Panda Express, Philly Express/Aebleskivers, Coeur d’Alene Casino, Cheryl Davilas Salsa, Wellness Bar, Costco and more.

Beer provided by Daft Badger, Tricksters, and Mad Bomber, and cider by North Idaho Cider.

$25.00 Tickets available for purchase at the Hayden Chamber of Commerce, Silver Lake Mall’s Office, The HREI and Event Brite: Around the World International Food and Drink Festival

The International Food and Drink Festival will help raise funds for the operation of HREI and its nonprofit collaborative partners, the Hayden Chamber and The Family Guide.

Feb
3
Sat
Firehouse Chili Cook-Off @ Coeur d'Alene Fire Station #4
Feb 3 @ 12:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Firefighter-Paramedics from the Cd’A Fire Dept, Northern Lakes Fire District, & Kootenai ire & Rescue, along with twho Kootenai Health ER physicians are raising funds for a medical mission trip to Cochabamba, Bolivia, to teach pre-hospital trauma lifesaving skills.

Hospice Wine Taste 2018 “Live Your Adventure, Choose Your Path” @ Hayden Lake Country Club
Feb 3 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The Hospice Wine Taste event is the community’s choice fundraiser for Hospice of North Idaho. For 33 years wine and food lovers relish in this extensive experience.

This elegant black-tie affair features gourmet creations from our area’s finest chefs. Hundreds of hand-selected specialty wine samples are an included benefit. Play to win adventures, excursions and date nights capturing the essence of our theme “Live Your Adventure and Choose Your Path.”

Check out the live auction items! Plan to bid with friends, as many include group-adventures! Read about our extravagant trip raffle to your destination of choice at www.hospicewinetaste.org

As the only fundraiser we offer each year, proceeds support our mission in Kootenai, Shoshone and Benewah counties. Local philanthropists show their support at Wine Taste every year. As the area’s trusted, community hospice, we ensure that all of our patients receive the same quality of care, regardless of their ability to pay.

Please join us to make a difference for families in our community!

Feb
9
Fri
The Chocolate Affair @ Downtown Coeur d'Alene
Feb 9 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Calling all chocolate lovers! Coeur d’Alene’s Premier Chocolate Tasting Event & Competition will be held Friday, February 9, from 5-8 pm. Kick off your weekend with your friends or Valentine by sampling delicious treats throughout Downtown Coeur d’Alene!

TICKETS COMING SOON

If you are interested in being a professional chocolatier please email info@cdadowntown.com.

Note: All samples must be enjoyed on site. To-go containers of any kind are prohibited.

Feb
10
Sat
STEMghetti Dinner and Auction @ Cd'A Eagles
Feb 10 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Join us for our inaugural STEMghetti Dinner & Silent Auction fundraiser! Gourmet Pasta Bar, Silent Auction, and STEM projects and centerpieces on display throughout the course of the evening – courtesy of our wonderful Fernan students!

Mar
3
Sat
Wine, Stein and Dine @ Greyhound Park & Events Center
Mar 3 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Wine, Stein and Dine is the annual fundraiser of the Post Falls Education Foundation to fund innovative classroom grants for Post Falls School District educators, all subjects, in grades K-12. These grants greatly enhance the learning experience of the students, and motivate the educators to create new ways to teach.
The Foundation has awarded over $575,000 in grants to teachers in the district in the last 21 years. The event draws up to 400 people (21 and over)
This event includes tasting of microbrews and hard ciders from local breweries, and wine from area wineries, with an array of foods from local restaurants, live music with Bill Bozly, wine tree raffle, photo booth and silent auction.
Tickets available online at www.pfewsd.org, or in Post Falls at Mt. West Bank, Super One, Yokes, Enoteca, Post Falls Brewing, Selkirk Abbey Brewing, Post Falls Chamber of Commerce, Post Falls School Dist. Office, Washington Trust Bank, and Daft Badger Brewing CdA
For more information visit us on Facebook

Mar
10
Sat
Matt’s Place Foundation 3rd Annual Pub Crawl @ CDA Resort Shops
Mar 10 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

We are excited to announce the 3rd Annual Matt’s Place Foundation Pub Crawl! This year’s event will be bigger than ever!

This year’s Pub Crawl will take place in The CdA Resort Shops.
Let’s bring down the HOUSE! Bring your friends, family and co-workers to this fun event.

There are prizes, raffle items, auction items and live music. You don’t want to miss this great event! Thank you to Colby Acuff for returning as our live entertainment!
All proceeds will benefit families in our area battling ALS.

Special Thanks to CdA Paving/CdA Redi-Mix for returning as our main event sponsor!

*Be sure to notice that we have a different location this year, as well as a different starting time, to give all those crawlers plenty of time to win great prizes and enjoy the pub crawl with all of your friends.

Apr
6
Fri
7th Annual Cowboy Ball @ Kootenai County Fairgrounds
Apr 6 @ 5:30 pm – 10:30 pm

2018 Cowboy Ball: Back and Bigger Than Ever!

Expect many changes to the Cowboy Ball. The 2018 committee is shaking it up and you’re going to LOVE it!

Join us for a night of fun for a great cause. You won’t want to miss the line up of talent at the 2018 Cowboy Ball! Bill Bozly will open the night with his acoustic talent. Dinner, live auction and a party with Jacque Jolene and the Last Chance Band!

Dinner will be catered by Classic Foods Catering, offering a full roasted pig, roasted chicken, two home-made sides and a salad.

5:30-6:30 pm – Social, Silent Auction and Live Acoustic Music by Bill Bozly
6:30 pm – Dinner
7:30 pm – Live Auction
8-11 pm – Jacque Jolene and the Last Chance Band!
Food, Beer & Wine Available • Must be 21

For information on how to reserve your table please contact us at 208.765.4969

To make an auction donation, please email:
fair@northidahostatefair.com or call 208-765-4969

Jun
8
Fri
Family Day in the Park & Fancy Flea Market @ Coeur d'Alene City Park
Jun 8 @ 12:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Save the Date for this exciting Collaborative Event!

The North Idaho Family Group (NIFG) is an Idaho 501(c)3 non profit. It is a membership and program driven group whose mission is Healthy Families and Life Long Learning. NIFG is a backbone organization that will produce the annual Family Day in the Parks event in the spirit of the former collaborative, nonprofit based, Kids Day in the Park with a greatly expanded venue, schedule of events, audience and opportunities.

The event will give families a last day of school activity that is free to the public and lasts until after dark.

Booths
Food
Music
Cultural Activities
Movies
Carousel, Museum, Skate Park

The event will start at noon and run until dark.