NOTE: Events are moderated and do not display immediately. If you need to make changes to an event, please email with the changes vs. submitting a new event. To keep this calendar as user-friendly as possible, please view the “Other Calendar Links” section to the right for multiple-day, recurring, or ongoing events & classes.

Day of Caring 2017 @ Coeur d'Alene
Sep 14 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Now in its 9th year, the signature Day of Caring provides corporate teams, community groups, families, and individuals a chance to experience and contribute to the essential work done by nonprofits every day. Nonprofit agencies benefit from many hands pitching in to help with projects big and small.
Join hundreds of your community neighbors in this one-day giving blitz! Sign up here:

Dine Out For NIAC @ The Grille from Ipanema
Sep 14 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm

North Idaho AIDS Coalition (NIAC) invites you to Dine Out For NIAC on Thursday, September 14th from 4pm-9pm at The Grille From Ipanema Brazilian Steakhouse! Located at 2380 N. Old Mill Loop in Coeur d’Alene. Come enjoy their beautiful new location in Riverstone. You’ll love the fun, vibrant atmosphere, and get your taste of what fine Brazilian dining is like and The Grille From Ipanema will donate a percentage back to North Idaho AIDS Coalition to support community HIV education, prevention, and awareness. Thank you for you support and we hope you will enjoy us for a wonderful evening, and delicious meal!

**Also, don’t forget to drop off your raffle tickets for a chance to win a $25 gift card if you’re part of our mailing list.

PARK(ing) it on Sherman – (Better) Block Party @ 1900 Block of Sherman Avenue
Sep 15 @ 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm

The 3rd Annual PARK(ing) It On Sherman event is brought to you by the City of Coeur d’Alene and CDA 2030. This year the event will be on the 1900 block of Sherman Avenue. It is a FREE community celebration that is kid and pet-friendly. In addition to live music, food trucks and a beer garden, event highlights will include a dog parade and costume contest and a “Casting for Kids” fishing derby, as well as other activities, entertainment, and project updates. This annual block party is part of the visioning and master planning effort to revitalize East Sherman Avenue and it is held on the third Friday in September because it is part of Global PARK(ing) Day where parking spaces are turned into public spaces.

Bike MS @ Silver Mountain Resort
Sep 16 @ 8:00 am – Sep 17 @ 9:00 am

Ready for the ride of a lifetime?

Bike MS: Cycle the Silver Valley is an unforgettable, one- or two-day journey through the ancestral lands of the Coeur d’Alene nation on a “Rails to Trails” path almost completely off of roadways. What makes this ride so special? As many as 200 riders will cruise along looping routes that start and finish at the Silver Mountain Resort. Full meals, generous amenities, stunning landscapes, fully stocked rest stops and spirited festivities are all included.

Your participation will drive MS research forward faster, and deliver services to those who face the challenges of MS every day so they can live their best lives.

› Rider & Team Resources
› Fundraising Tips
› Order Free Recruitment Materials

Our how-to videos on our online fundraising tools will help you become a fundraising pro in no time!

Walk to Defeat ALS @ City Park & Beach
Sep 16 @ 10:00 am

More than just a few-mile trek, the Walk to Defeat ALS® is an opportunity to bring hope to people living with ALS, to raise money for a cure, and to come together for something you care about. The Walk to Defeat ALS® is The ALS Association’s biggest annual event, which raises funds that allow our local chapters to sustain care services and support research for much of the next year.

CASA Baby Shower hosted by The Lady d’Alene’s @ Human Rights Education Institute
Sep 16 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm

You are invited to join the Lady d’Alenes as they host a baby shower to help fill the CASA Kidz Closet.

Please bring a donation valued at $20 (stay tuned for a gift registry to be posted), enjoy complimentary mimosa bar and small bites, learn about the CASA Kidz Closet, and make new friends!

2017 Coeur d’Alene Race for the Cure @ North Idaho College
Sep 17 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

The Coeur d’Alene Race for the Cure is Sunday, September 17, 2017 at North Idaho College. Registration is now open. Follow us on Facebook to get all the latest updates. Susan G. Komen Idaho Montana.

2017 Teeing up for Kids Golf Tournament @ The Club at Rock Creek
Sep 17 @ 12:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Join us for the 12th Annual UPS / United Way Golf Tournament at 12:30pm on Sunday, September 17, 2017 at our new location… The Club at Rock Creek! Proceeds benefit United Way of North Idaho’s Education Impact area, specifically focused on early childhood education and youth literacy. As a golf tournament participant or sponsor, you will help us build a community that works together to ensure children enter school ready to succeed and graduate on time.

Ready to play? For just $140 per person ($560 per team) you will get the chance to play a membership only challenge course. Click the button below to register yourself or your team. Sponsorships are now available! Click here for more information on how your company can be a part of this annual event at an exciting new course!


Kids Draw Architecture @ Human Rights Education Institute
Sep 17 @ 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Aspiring young artists & architects get to work with local experts as they walk through downtown Cd’A sketching local architecture. Clothesline exhibit during the pizza party, artwork on display at the Human Rights Education Institute, and select artwork to be featured in the 2018 Kids Draw Architecture calendar.

Parents are welcome to stay and volunteer. (As part of our policy, parents and children will be assigned to different groups.) If you are interested, please call Ali at 208-292-1629.

Register by Thursday, Sept. 14.

Sunday, September 17, 2017 from 12:30 pm to 4 pm at the Human Rights Education Institute. Following will be a pizza party from 4-5 pm for the participants and their families.

$10 per child, ages 10 and up. Includes take-home drawstring backpack with sketch pad and
t-shirt, drawing materials, snacks, water, and final pizza party. Some scholarships available. Space is limited. Register by 5 pm on Thursday, Sept. 14.

Oktoberfest @ Downtown Coeur d'Alene
Sep 22 – Sep 23 all-day

(2016 information)

Downtown Coeur d’Alene, Idaho
A fun filled weekend complete with the Gran Fondo bike races, live music, German food and the very best of the harvest brews!
Friday September 23 4 – 9 pm
Saturday September 24 1 – 8 pm

Event Brite
‘On the Day’ tickets may be purchased at the Plaza Shops 210 Sherman Avenue from 3:30 pm on Friday, and from 12:30 pm on Saturday

Cardboard Box City @ Community United Methodist Church) @ Community United Methodist Church
Sep 22 @ 5:00 pm – Sep 23 @ 8:00 am

Cardboard Box City Coming Friday, September 22nd

We believe kids should not sleep in boxes (because they have to), cars or even couch surf!

You transform lives by taking part in CBC Come sleep in a box or sponsor someone who will!

Construction of the city will be at Community United Methodist Church. This is a one night event at 1470 W. Hanley, CdA.

Registration begins at Registration: 3 PM Friday, Sept 22. The event goes until 8 AM Saturday, September 23, 2017.

Something for everyone, young and old!

Here ‘s the deal:

  • Register at
  • Work to pay your ‘rent’ by collecting pledges/donations to be a resident of the Cardboard Box City.
    • Set a goal $25, $100, or as high as $1000 (it can and has been done).
  • Supply, create, and decorate a home of cardboard to sleep in. (This is where it gets fun!)
  • Experience one night of homelessness in the elements. Rain or shine, the event will take place.
  • Enjoy a ‘Soup Line’ dinner, continental breakfast, contests, prizes, and the gift of helping others.

You don’t want to let this event pass you by!

Coeur d’Fondo Bike Event @ Lake Coeur d'Alene
Sep 23 all-day

(2016 Information)

  • Coeur d’Fondo will showcase beautiful Lake Coeur d’Alene and the forest, roads and scenery along Idaho’s Scenic Byway; Highway 97, passing through the communities of Harrison and St. Maries; before finishing back in Coeur d’Alene at the fall Oktoberfest in downtown Coeur d’Alene.

Start to finish times : Competitive and non-competitive options : TAKE THE CHALLENGE.

* Piccolo Fondo – bike 37 miles from Coeur d’Alene to Harrison and take a cruise boat back Coeur d’Alene

* Centro Fondo – Take a cruise boat from Coeur d’Alene to Harrison and bike 47 miles back to Coeur d’Alene

Free Event: End-of-Summer Fun Fest @ Bluegrass Park
Sep 23 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

FREE The second annual “End-of-Summer Fun Fest” hosted by The Vine Church on Saturday, September 23rd, from 10:00-2:00 at Bluegrass Park in Coeur d’Alene. Bounce houses, inflatable slide, balloon twister, face painting, games, food, yummy treats, free prizes, and more. The entire community is invited to celebrate the end of summer.

Recovery Month Celebration @ Coeur d' Alene City Park
Sep 23 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm

Join us on Saturday, September 23rd from 11am-2pm at CDA City Park under the picnic shelter to Celebrate National Recovery Month and raise support for The Kootenai Recovery Community Center. Enjoy a BBQ, Live Music by NorthWest Skyes along with guest performances by hip hop artists JAWBO and Hercules Gaines and fun activities for the whole family!

Boys and Girls Club Annual Auction – A Night in Black and White @ The Coeur d'Alene Resort
Sep 23 @ 5:30 pm

Our 11th Annual “Night in Black & White” Auction & Dinner will be held on Saturday, September 23rd at the Coeur d’Alene Resort. This exciting event will gather civic and business leaders and hundreds of community members for an evening of silent and live auctions and a chance to mix and mingle with Club supporters over delectable hors d’oeuvres, drinks, and a delicious dinner. This event is our biggest fundraiser of the year. The money raised helps to ensure we can continue to enhance and expand our programs to the youth of our community.

St. Vincent de Paul Veterans 5k Run/Walk @ McEuen Park
Sep 24 @ 11:00 am
Veteran’s 5K Run / Walk
An Opportunity to Support our Past, Present and Future Veterans
Registration 9:30am
Race starts at 11:00am
McEuen Park – Downtown Coeur d’Alene
$20 for adults
$10 kids 6 thru 12
All Veterans run FREE
Register at or call 208.416.4726 by September 10 to guarantee a t-shirt
Brian Williams Memorial Bike Ride @ Slate Creek Brewing Co.
Sep 24 @ 11:30 am – 4:30 pm

North Idaho College will honor the memory of former student Brian Williams with the eighth annual memorial bike ride at 11:30 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 24, beginning at the Slate Creek Brewing Co. at 1710 N 4th Street in Coeur d’Alene.

Williams was 28 years old when he was killed in a plane crash in 2010 while flying over Glacier National Park. He participated in NIC Outdoor Pursuits trips and was involved in a variety of outdoor programs offered through the college. Proceeds will benefit the Brian Williams Memorial Scholarship, which was established to support students studying outdoor leadership at NIC.

The poker ride is appropriate for riders of all ages and will include prizes for the best (and worst) hand at the end of the ride. The event will also include live music from the band “Broken Mantel,” door prizes, and a barbecue from 3 to 6 p.m. at Slate Creek Brewing Co. A $25 donation covers the barbecue, live music, long-sleeve T-shirt and poker ride entry. Participants who don’t want to ride are encouraged to come to the brewery for the other events.

To sign up, call the NIC Outdoors Center at (208) 676-7169.

Panera Diaper Drive Event @ Panera Bread
Sep 28 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm

On September 28th from 4pm to 8pm, we are partnering with Panera Breads for our United Way Diaper Drive! A portion of the proceeds from your order will go towards buying diapers for children in our community.
View flyer on our facebook page event (or below)

Heritage Health | Indian Summer Scramble @ Avondale Golf Course
Sep 29 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Heritage Health | Indian Summer Scramble

Receive valuable exposure in our Annual Heritage Health Charity Golf Tournament as a Hole Sponsor. Dentists, Doctors, and Professionals are raising funds for financially vulnerable families to gain access to health care. As a Hole Sponsor, your brand signage and recognition at the Dinner Award Ceremony becomes an automatic Hole In One!

$750.00 – Team + Hole Sponsor
$500.00 – Hole Sponsor (host your hole)
$400.00 – Team Sponsor (4 Golfers + Carts)

Bras on Dudes @ Coeur d'Alene Eagles
Sep 29 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Bras on Dudes is a live auction and fashion show featuring decorated bras modeled by local ‘dudes’! All proceeds benefit local cancer charities through The Windermere Foundation.

Tickets (21+):
$30 each/$50 couple in advance; $35 each/$60 couple at the door Include dinner and one drink ticket.
Tickets will be availabe online starting June 1, 2017.

To become a table/event sponsor:
Please contact us if you or your business are interested in purchasing a table or becoming an event sponsor. Tables of eight $180; Sponsorships $250+.

To submit a decorated bra:
Please contact us if you would like to submit a bra for the event. All bras should have a value of $50-$300 which could include accessories, gift certificates, tickets, etc.

To submit a silent auction item:
Please contact us if you would like to submit an item for our silent auction. This could include jewelry, baskets, gift certificates, services (i.e. spas, automotive, lawn care), event tickets, etc.

Thank you to Photography by Luba, Diana Fein, Office Max, Qdoba Mexican Grill, CdA Eagles, A to Z Rental, Ruby Frog Entertainment, Idaho Central Credit Union, Max Photo Booth, Two Reeds, Stacie’s Cakes and Washington Trust Bank for your commitment to our event!