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Dec
9
Sat
Breakfast with Santa @ Lola & Duane Hagadone Boys & Girls Club
Dec 9 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am

Everyone is welcome to come have breakfast with Santa! You can also write letters, you may just get a response, and get your picture with Santa!

Recommended donation of $3 for kids and $5 for adults. 100% of proceeds will go to our Christmas For Kids program.

Dec
14
Thu
It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play @ Jacklin Arts & Cultural Center
Dec 14 @ 7:30 pm

Inspired by the classic American film, It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play is brought to life as a 1940s live radio broadcast in front of a studio audience. In this final production in Coeur d’Alene Summer Theatre’s 50th anniversary year, an ensemble will perform the dozens of characters in the radio play as well as produce the sound effects. Join us as we bring the story of idealistic George Bailey and his discovery of his true value one fateful Christmas Eve.
December 14-17 at the Jacklin Arts & Cultural Center, Post Falls. Thursday – Saturday 7:30pm; Sunday 2pm. Tickets are $25. www.cdasummertheatre.com or 208-660-2958.

Dec
15
Fri
It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play @ Jacklin Arts & Cultural Center
Dec 15 @ 7:30 pm

Inspired by the classic American film, It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play is brought to life as a 1940s live radio broadcast in front of a studio audience. In this final production in Coeur d’Alene Summer Theatre’s 50th anniversary year, an ensemble will perform the dozens of characters in the radio play as well as produce the sound effects. Join us as we bring the story of idealistic George Bailey and his discovery of his true value one fateful Christmas Eve.
December 14-17 at the Jacklin Arts & Cultural Center, Post Falls. Thursday – Saturday 7:30pm; Sunday 2pm. Tickets are $25. www.cdasummertheatre.com or 208-660-2958.

Dec
16
Sat
Christmas for Kids @ Hayden Meadows Elementary School
Dec 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

On Saturday, December 16th, from 10:00-12:00, The Vine Church invites your children (ages 3-12) to a fun-filled day of Christmas activities at our “Christmas for Kids” event. It will be held at Hayden Meadows Elementary School, 900 E Hayden Ave. Crafts, songs, creative learning activities, cookie decorating, Christmas video, the Christmas story, and a special birthday party for Jesus! There is no cost, but space is limited. Pre-register online at www.TheVineIdaho.org/events or by calling (208) 449-2080. Everyone is welcome!

Story Time with Mrs. Claus, Community Library Network @ Brickel Creek Coffee
Dec 16 @ 4:00 pm

Join Mrs. Clause and Elfie M. at this festive, musical story time for all ages!

SantaCon
Dec 16 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Grab your best Santa suits and head out for a bar crawl! SantaCon is in it’s third year of fun. What’s better than dressing up and drinking? Dressing up, drinking, and helping people get bikes for the holiday!
There will be prizes for best Santa, best Mrs Clause, and most memorable. Almost everybar will have drink specials for those dressed in Santa outfits! Come join the fun!

It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play @ Jacklin Arts & Cultural Center
Dec 16 @ 7:30 pm

Inspired by the classic American film, It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play is brought to life as a 1940s live radio broadcast in front of a studio audience. In this final production in Coeur d’Alene Summer Theatre’s 50th anniversary year, an ensemble will perform the dozens of characters in the radio play as well as produce the sound effects. Join us as we bring the story of idealistic George Bailey and his discovery of his true value one fateful Christmas Eve.
December 14-17 at the Jacklin Arts & Cultural Center, Post Falls. Thursday – Saturday 7:30pm; Sunday 2pm. Tickets are $25. www.cdasummertheatre.com or 208-660-2958.

Dec
17
Sun
It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play @ Jacklin Arts & Cultural Center
Dec 17 @ 2:30 pm

Inspired by the classic American film, It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play is brought to life as a 1940s live radio broadcast in front of a studio audience. In this final production in Coeur d’Alene Summer Theatre’s 50th anniversary year, an ensemble will perform the dozens of characters in the radio play as well as produce the sound effects. Join us as we bring the story of idealistic George Bailey and his discovery of his true value one fateful Christmas Eve.
December 14-17 at the Jacklin Arts & Cultural Center, Post Falls. Thursday – Saturday 7:30pm; Sunday 2pm. Tickets are $25. www.cdasummertheatre.com or 208-660-2958.

Dec
18
Mon
Story Time with Mrs. Claus @ Community Library Network at Rathdrum
Dec 18 @ 10:00 am

Join Mrs. Clause and Elfie M. at this festive, musical story time for all ages!

Dec
19
Tue
Story Time with Mrs. Claus @ Community Library Network at Post Falls
Dec 19 @ 6:00 pm

Join Mrs. Clause and Elfie M. at this festive, musical story time for all ages!

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.

Mar
17
Sat
Coeur d’Irish, a St. Patty’s Day Party! @ The Coeur d'Alene Resort
Mar 17 @ 5:30 pm – 11:45 pm

The entire community is invited to attend Coeur d’Alene’s largest St. Patrick’s Day celebration. The 3rd annual event will be held at the Coeur d’Alene Resort on March 17th, beginning at 5:30p. Showcasing the energetic sounds of Irish musical performances and Irish delights of corned beef and cabbage, Irish stew and soda bread.

There will be Irish bagpipes, Irish dancers, Irish food, Irish whiskey and of course GREEN Beer. Music will be provided by The Rub.

Tickets are $40.00 per person.

All funds raised will support the Coeur d’Alene Rotary Club’s community service grants and projects throughout Coeur d’Alene, along with the Club’s International service projects.

The Coeur d’Alene Resort is offering exceptional room rates for the evening, contact their reservations specialist directly to reserve at 888.359.0235.

  • North Wing = $115.00
  • Park Tower = $135.00
  • Lake Tower = $165.00

Interested in sponsoring? Contact Laurie Thomas: 208.659.4629. Don’t delay, this will be a sold out event.

www.CoeurdAleneRotary.org

Mar
24
Sat
Easter for Kids @ Atlas Elementary School
Mar 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

On Saturday, March 24th, The Vine Church in Coeur d’Alene is inviting your children (ages 3-12) to a fun-filled day of Easter activities at “Easter for Kids.” 10:00 am – 12:00 noon. Great crafts, exciting songs, creative learning activities, fun games, Easter video, the Easter story, and an Egg Hunt to follow! The event will be held at Atlas Elementary School, 3000 W Honeysuckle Ave in Hayden. There is no cost, but space is limited. Pre-register online at www.TheVineIdaho.org or by calling (208) 449-2080. Everyone is welcome!

Mar
31
Sat
Abi’s Ice Cream 2nd Anniversary @ Abi's Ice Cream
Mar 31 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Abi’s is turning 2 and you know we can’t let this anniversary slip by without a HUGE celebration! This party is our appreciation party to our loyal customers who have made Abi’s Ice Cream such a success!

50% Off EVERYTHING!
Balloons for the kids
New Flavors unveiled
New Dessert Treats to try

Please stop by and help us celebrate another fabulous year of craft made ice cream and treats!

Visit our website: http://www.abisicecream.com

Flashlight Easter Egg Hunt @ Community United Methodist Church
Mar 31 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

All ages of kids in the community are welcome to come hunt Easter Eggs in the dark. Bring a basket, a flashlight, and a friend! Lots of goodies for all.

Apr
12
Thu
National Grilled Cheese Day @ Meltz Extreme @ Meltz Extreme Grilled Cheese
Apr 12 @ 11:00 am – 8:00 pm

Ok Grilled Cheese fanatics! We will have great food, prizes and giveaways, and of course while supplies last, MELTZ MOB MEMBERSHIP CARDS! This is the 3rd year you have a chance to join the Meltz Mob and by now, you should know the rules!

1. You must physically come into the store to get your membership card on APRIL 12, 2018.
2. One per person (no we will not give you 5 for your friends who cannot make it!)
3. One per family since the discount will cover you family, your kids don’t need one.
4. The card gives you 15% your order for 1 year and expires 04/11/19.
5. Not valid with other offers.
6. If you break it or lose it, we cannot replace your card.
7. No you cannot call in your order ahead of time to skip the line! Everyone must come in and wait like the rest of our guests.
8. We have 400 membership cards and when they are gone, THAT’S IT! Please don’t call and cry that it’s not fair.
9. The line starts early so plan ahead, especially during the lunch and dinner rush.
10. Make sure you brag on social media to all of your friends that you received your membership card and they didn’t, but you will be glad to share your membership benefits with them if they are buying!

visit our website: http://www.meltzextreme.com

Apr
28
Sat
2018 OoozaPaloooza Food Truck Festival @ Coeur d'Alene City Park
Apr 28 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

The 2018 Ooozapaloooza Food Truck Festival is almost here! Mark your calendars now and make sure you don’t miss this tasty event!

We are excited to announce the Food Trucks participating this year!!!

Meltz Extreme Grilled Cheese
Mixed Plate Food Truck
Jamaican Jerk Pan
Toby’s BBQ
Left Coast Fusion
3 Ninjas
Black Fire Kettle Corn
Tacos Camargo
Kona Ice
Mangia Catering
Crate
Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream
The Nutty Bavarian

Our beer garden will feature Wallace Brewing Beer and One Tree Cider, and will be provided by GSFTA Gives Back and proceeds will go to a variety of veteran groups including Newby-ginnings. To learn more about GSFTA Gives Back please visit www.gsftagivesback.org

Visit our website: http://www.ooozapaloooza.com

Sep
21
Fri
Coeur d’Alene Oktoberfest @ Downtown Coeur d'Alene
Sep 21 – Sep 22 all-day

This two day bash will feature live bands, 30+ beers and ciders, three biergarten locations (two outdoors and one indoor) along with kegs scattered throughout downtown businesses. This fun filled weekend is complete with the Gran Fondo bike races on Saturday!

Friday, September 21: 4:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Saturday, September 22: Noon – 9:00 pm

Bier Schmecken Halle
Plaza Shops (Check in & Ticket Sales Friday & Saturday)
210 Sherman Avenue

Prostgarten
Corner of 2nd & Sherman

Festzelt
Resort Lawn (SATURDAY ONLY)
115 S. 2nd Street

Ticket purchase is good on both Friday & Saturday at all Oktoberfest locations. Children and designated drivers entry is free when accompanied by ticket holder. Free root beer on Saturday for children 12 & under. Dress up in a lederhosen or dirndl and receive a free meal ticket for either Friday or Saturday!

Tickets will also be available at the door while supplies last. PROST!
**Must be 21+ to purchase ticket**

Sponsored By:
Centennial Distributing
Hayden Beverage Company
KPND Radio
The Coeur d’Alene Resort

Sep
22
Sat
2018 Octoberfest and Chili Cook-Off! Soup too! @ North Idaho Cider
Sep 22 @ 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm

It’s that time again! Our 3rd annual North Idaho Cider Octoberfest and Chili-Cook off and we’ve got a soup category again this year too! Proceeds from the chili/soup cook off go to Kootenai Humane Society!
On site food for purchase from The Wurst Man In Town!
In addition to North Idaho Cider we’ll have a few,local beers on tap too!
PLUS, live music from 12-4 and then North Idaho Cider Oktoberfest with Royale from 4-7pm!

$25 entry fee for chili/soup cook-off off competitors. Top 3 spots win cash pus there is a Peoples Choice Award too! For competition info email info@northidahocider.com

Nov
17
Sat
Library Holiday Craft Fair @ Coeur d'Alene Library
Nov 17 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Take care of your holiday shopping and support the Coeur d’Alene Public Library at the annual Library Holiday Craft Fair. Features locally made handmade arts and craft. A portion of all sales benefit the Friends of the Library.