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Downtown Coeur d’Alene Scavenger Hunt @ Downtown Coeur d'Alene
Oct 25 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
Join us for the The Downtown Coeur d’Alene Spooky Scavenger Hunt to discover clues leading you to some of your favorite downtown businesses!

About this Event

Set out on a journey throughout Downtown Coeur d’Alene to decode clues, shop and explore by foot! Taking place October 23 – 25, the challenge will send you on adventure through local boutiques, restaurants and coffee shops for the chance to win gift cards to your favorite local spots! All participants are asked to wear a face covering and practice social distancing.

Attention: You must have a Google Account and mobile device to participate. You will need to sign-up with your Gmail in order to receive the Google Form log-in information.

How it works:

    1. Purchase your ticket through EventBrite for the day you would like to scavenge. You may scavenge anytime between 11 am – 4 pm.
    2. On the day of event: Follow the link given in your Eventbrite confirmation email to take you to the electronic Scavenger Hunt form with your list of clues!
    3. Enter your Eventbrite ticket code and head downtown for an adventure through participating stores.
    4. Once you are done with the hunt, submit your form! The scavengers with the most correct answers on the participating day will be announced and awarded prizes sent via mail.


This is a family friendly event and requires walking from each place of business. All locations are ADA and stroller accessible. Please remember to wear a face covering and respect social distancing measures.

North Idaho Job Fair @ Hayden Discount Cinema
Oct 27 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Job and Career Fair for North Idaho and Spokane companies looking to hire.

About this Event

Wonderful outlet for companies to meet several candidates in one efficient event.

Event is heavily advertised:

  • Coeur d’Alene Press Main section of Paper
  • Coeur d’Alene Press Employment Section of Paper
  • Paid Advertisements
  • Coeur d’Alene Chamber
  • Rathdrum Chamber
  • Hayden Chamber
  • Post Falls Women In Business
  • Powerhouse Polka Dots
  • Cool Connections
  • Spokane Business Network
  • ITEX
  • Craigslist
HRC Ministries Annual Gala – A Masquerade! @ Coeur d'Alene Resort
Nov 5 @ 5:30 pm – 8:15 pm

HRC Ministries Annual Gala – A Masquerade!

Please join us for our annual HRC Ministries Gala at the Coeur d’Alene Resort on Thursday, November 5th, 2020! It will be a masquerade event with prizes for the best masks. Enjoy live music and a plated dinner as we celebrate the launching of our Anti-Trafficking Program and 5 years in ministry!

Our guest speaker is author and co-founder of the Sexuality Unmasked Ministry, Jim Anderson.

All proceeds from the gala will support HRC Ministries and their mission to help individuals and families affected by poverty, abuse, and neglect in the greater Spokane area.

Thursday, November 5, 2020
Coeur d’Alene Resort – Conference Center, Bay 4
115 S 2nd St, Coeur d’Alene, ID 83814
5:30pm – 6:00pm: Doors Open and Check-in
6:00pm – 8:30pm: Dinner and Program
Childcare will not be offered for this event.

Individual Ticket – $50
Table (8 guests) – $350
(4 guests at 2 tables to allow for social distancing)

*Please note: The HRC Ministries Gala will be adhering to the health and safety guidelines set by the CDC, the state of ID, as well as the protocols set by the Coeur d’Alene Resort. For additional information, please visit:

Community Trash Pickup
Nov 7 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Come and join the Coeur d’Alene community for an excellent cause as we kick off the fall & winter seasons in the best way we can!

About this Event

Come and join the Coeur d’Alene community in coming together for an excellent cause while kicking off the fall & winter seasons in the best way. Our sponsors Coffee Roboto will be providing coffee & food to our volunteers while we mingle & get to know each other before the main cleanup. Come and meet us at CDA Cider Co. at 10:00am for before we start the official cleanup together at 11:00am. Clean for as long or as short as you are prepared to. Be sure to wear boots or appropriate footwear. Invite everyone you know!

Gloves & Bags can be provided if needed. Please bring them if you have them. Trash grabbers not provided.

*We do ask that volunteers wear a mask and practice social distancing guidelines. Masks will not be provided.*

PS: If you have any questions regarding this event, please message or email me directly at

North Idaho Philanthropy Day @ Online
Nov 9 all-day
Excel Foundation Big Event @ ONLINE
Nov 11 all-day

The Big Event is the EXCEL Foundation’s annual fundraiser that funds grants awarded to individual educators and counselors in the Coeur d’Alene School District. For 34 years, the Big Event has enabled the foundation to award nearly 1,100 grants and has raised over 1.7 million dollars.

The 2020 Big Event will be hosted virtually on Wednesday, November 11th. Individual tickets, watch parties, and sponsorships are available.

Tickets available at:

2020 SARS Ski Swap Sale @ Bonner County Fairgrounds
Nov 13 – Nov 14 all-day

Kickoff the ski season and find great deals on snow gear – from skis and snowboards to a huge variety of winter recreational equipment and clothing at the SARS Annual Ski Swap.

Thousands of new and used equipment and clothing at discount prices. Highly organized with several professionals on hand for buying assistance. Outfit the entire family – skis, snowboards, boots, poles, bindings, helmets, hats, goggles, gloves, jackets, pants, socks, and more.

Human Library @ Human Rights Education Institute
Nov 14 all-day

The Human Library® is designed to build a positive framework for conversations that can challenge stereotypes and prejudices through dialogue.

The Human Library is a place where real people are on loan to readers.   

A place where difficult questions are expected, appreciated and answered.

3rd Annual Deck the Halls Christmas Tree Gala @ Silver Lake Mall
Nov 20 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Our 3rd Deck the Halls has moved! We are at the Silver Lake Mall this year to allow plenty of room for social distancing!

About this Event

Join us for a week of Holiday fun! Tree viewing begins November 14 and 15 with live performances from 12-4pm. We have also added a Gingerbread making contest this year which is free to families! Vote for your favorite tree and Gingerbread creation November 14-17 with winners announced the 18th. Tickets are for the night of the Gala, November 20, where you can bid on and hopefully win your favorite tree while enjoying bites from local businesses!

9th Annual Turkey Trot @ Village at Riverstone
Nov 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

9th Annual Turkey Trot

Thanksgiving is about family and friends so bring them all for some Thanksgiving fun! 5k, 10k and 1 mile run/walk options. Strollers and dogs are welcome. Hot cider and cookies at the finish line.

Pick out your color and style of shirt for on site printing by our friends from Traveling T’s.

Proceeds benefit Cancer Patients in North Idaho. The need is great and donations are always welcome.

Go to For a hard copy email or pick up at Dog N It 2890 N Government Way, Coeur d’Alene.

Christmas Parade & Lighting Ceremony @ Downtown Coeur d'Alene
Nov 27 @ 12:11 am – 1:11 am

Lighted Christmas Parade, carols, and fireworks followed by the lighting of over 1.5 million lights to kick off the holiday season.

Christmas For The Village @ Coeur d'Alene Regional Chamber of Commerce
Dec 14 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Christmas For The Village

Each year, you provide our homes with immense joy with your generous food, toy and supply drive donations. This year, we invite you to bring your donations and join us to celebrate the season while social distancing outside under the beautiful Christmas lights of Downtown Coeur d’Alene.

Bring your gifts, food donations, gift cards and your festive spirit as we thank you for your generosity. A box truck will be available for donation collection. Click here to see our holiday needs list:

Make it a family night! Take a photo with Santa and sip on hot cocoa while you walk downtown under the lights.

Thank You for being the Village for the children of our community!

Day of Influence 2021 @ The Salvation Army Kroc Center
Jan 7 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Day of Influence 2021 – An Inspiration and Influence Conference

About this Event

The Day of Influence, is an inspiration filled day of powerful speakers telling their stories, to equip and encourage our community both in life and work. With 2020 behind us, and with new commitments and goals for the year, we want to give you a good shot in the arm to start with a positive, inspirational and informative event for our community.

Each talk will be delivered in a 20-minute “Ted Talk” style. This allows for adequate breaks between speakers, and will give us enough time to allow for connecting with speakers, checking emails and notifications, and meeting other attendees and sponsors.

Dont wait to get your tickets, pick them up today! We only have capacity for a maximum of 500 attendees.

We will be providing and encouraging the use of masks and hand sanitizer for those of you who continue to help prevent the spread of Covid19 , for the duration of the event.

If you have questions or concerns, please contact for information.

Hospice of North Idaho’s 36th Annual Wine Taste Event & Auction @ Hagadone Event Center
Feb 6 @ 5:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Join us for “A Night of Mischief” at the 36th Annual Hospice Wine Taste & Auction on February 6th, 2021

This year’s event will be hosted at the Hagadone Event Center starting at 5:00 PM

Formal attire, lavish décor, impeccable food, exquisite wine, and a priceless view of the Coeur d’Alene Lake makes for a memorable evening shared with a community of local philanthropists.

Games, Silent Auction, Live Auction, Paddle Raise and wine purchases all benefit Hospice of North Idaho’s mission.

To continue the evening, join us at Whispers for an after-party.

Stay at the CDA Resort for a special rate! The special rate is available for 3 days prior and 3 days after the Wine Taste & Auction.

Win a $4,995 travel voucher customizable for your own dream vacation!

The winner is drawn at Wine Taste. (Need not be present to win, only 500 tickets available!)

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