January, February & March 2019

The holidays are now over and we’re in the middle of what feels like a long winter. That doesn’t mean there’s nothing to do in our amazing area. We’re never short on fun & exciting things around here. Check out what can be done keep yourself busy until the warmth of spring comes along. 


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Polar Bear Plunge – Sander’s Beach in Coeur d’Alene on Jan. 1 from 12-1pm

~ Bring Donations for the St. Vincent de Paul Warming Centers ~  Great Cause! ~ AND it’s Loads of Freezing Fun ~




Scenic Hot Cocoa Lake Cruise – The Resort Plaza Shops in Coeur d’Alene, Varying Dates & Times Starting Jan. 4

~ 90 min Tour of the Lake ~ Hot Cocoa Bar on Board ~ Great Family Event ~


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Military/EMS/Police Days – Silver Mountain Resort in Kellogg from Jan. 7-10 from 8am-5pm

~ Appreciation for Police, EMS, Active Military and Veterans ~ $29 Lift Tickets ~



Music Walk in Downtown Coeur d’Alene – Downtown Coeur d’Alene on Jan. 11, Feb. 8 & March 8 from 5-8pm

~ Live Music from Local Musicians ~

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Farragut Winter Duathlon with the Trail Maniacs – Farragut State Park in Athol on Jan. 12 from 9am-1pm

~ Snowshoe & Fat Bike on Professionally Groomed Trails ~ Supports a Foundation whose goal is to “create more outdoor opportunities for winter groomed trails close to town” ~



TedxCoeurdalene 2019 “Wonderland” – The Kroc Center in Coeur d’Alene on Jan. 12 from 9am-4pm

~ Enjoy a TED-Like Experience with Local, Self-Organised Events ~ 10-12 Speakers with New Ideas and Perspectives ~ Only 300 Tickets Available ~


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$12 Night Skiing – Silver Mountain Resort on Jan. 12 from 3-9pm

~ Night Skiing for only a $12 Lift Ticket ~ Last Ride up the Gondola is at 8:30pm ~


Senior Appreciation Week – Silver Mountain Resort on Jan. 14-17 from 8am-5pm daily

~ In Appreciation for the More Mature Individuals, our Seniors ~ $29 Lift Tickets ~


Silver Valley Snowbeast Snowbike Races – Hendrickson Farm Near Mullan on Feb. 16 from 9am-5pm

~ Both Pro and Amateur Motorized Snow Bikers Race ~  Watch as They Complete a Grand Prix Course Around the West and Canada ~

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Wallace Extreme Ski-Jor – Downtown Wallace on Feb. 16-17  all day

~ Known as the “Wildest Event in the Rockies” ~ ATVs Tow Skiers Down a Snow Covered Downtown Street Course ~ 


Mac & Cheese Festival – Coeur d’Alene Resort on Jan. 18-19 all day

~ Two days full of Mac & Cheese ~ Dinner Cruises ~ Mac & Fromage Dinner at Beverly’s ~ Great Family Event ~


The Sweetheart’s Ball – Best Western in Coeur d’Alene on Feb. 15 from 5:30-9:30pm

~ Buffet Dinner ~ Silent & Live Auction ~


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Mardi Gras Krewe d’Alene – Coeur d’Alene Resort Plaza Shops on Feb. 16 from 5:30-10pm

~ Take a Stroll Through the Streets of New Orleans ~ Enjoy New Orleans Style Food from 10 Local Restaurants Competing for Awards ~ Fun Street Entertainment ~




Bootlegger’s Ball & Murder Mystery! – The Retro Studio in Post Falls on Feb. 16 from 7-11pm

~ 20s Themed Murder Mystery ~ Costumes ~ Enjoy Music, Dancing, Cocktails, Beer/Wine, Appetizers and Dessert ~


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Inlander Restaurant Week – Lake Coeur d’Alene on Feb. 21-March 2

~ 100+ Restaurants Participating ~ 10 Days of Dining ~ Enjoy 3 Course Meals at a Fixed Price ~



11th Annual Guns N Hoses Charity Bike Ride – Peak Fitness in Coeur d’Alene on March 1-2

~ Benefits the Kootenai County Police & Fire Memorial Foundation ~ Teams Will Take Turns Performing 1 hour Shifts Cycling ~ Silent Auction Baskets ~


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Charter Academy’s Soup & Chili Cook-Off – Kootenai County Fairgrounds on March 2 from 5-8pm

~ Sample all the Soup & Chili ~ Also Enjoy Auction Items, Game Room for Kids & Musical Performances ~ Charter Academy’s Annual Fundraiser ~



Bartender’s Ball – Resort Plaza Shops in Coeur d’Alene date and time to be determined

~ Cocktail Showdown with Local Mixologists ~ Annual Event ~