August 2019

Summer seems so short, and we especially feel that way in August, when our summer is coming to a close! Before we know it we’ll be shoveling ourselves out of the snow again. But, there’s more to enjoy before that happens. Check out this months activities.


Puttin on the Ritz Fashion Show – The Cd’A Resort on May 21st from 5:30-9:30pm

~ Roaring 20’s Theme Fundraiser ~ Auctions ~ Entertainment ~ Dinner ~ Fashions by Local Shops ~


Coeur d’Alene Marathon – McEuen Park in Coeur d’Alene on May 24th

~ The Most Beautiful Race in the Pacific Northwest ~ Marathon, Half Marathon, 10k, and 5k Runs Available ~



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Live After 5 – McEuen Park in Coeur d’Alene throughout June, July & August

~ Family Friendly Event ~ Weekly Concerts ~ Food ~ Drinks ~


Summer Concert Series – Riverstone in Coeur d’Alene every Thursday throughout June, July & August

~ Free Professional Concerts ~ Weekly Event ~ Variety of Genres ~


Free Movies in the Park – Riverfront Park in Spokane throughout June, July & August

~ Mix of Different Types of Movies for Multiple Ages ~ Snacks on Site for Purchase ~


The Festival at SandpointWar Memorial Field in Sandpoint on August 1st-11th

~ Line up of Great Musicians ~ Food ~ Dancing ~ 



Lee Brice Concert – Coeur d’Alene Casino & Resort on August 2nd from 7pm-10pm

~ Enjoy a Great Country Star Live in Concert ~ Great Venue ~



Art on the Green – Campus of North Idaho College in CDA on August 2nd-4th

~ Check out the Art that Coeur d’Alene Has to Offer ~ Food ~ Entertainment ~ Great Family Event ~


Guided Day Hike: Revett Lake – Meet at the Post Falls City Hall on August 3rd, hike from 8:30am-4pm

~ Early Fall Hike with as Colors Begin to Change ~ Enjoy the Waterfalls, Valleys and Lake ~ 4 Miles Round Trip, 1000 Ft Elevation ~



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Post Falls Sprint Triathlon & Duathlon – Q’emiln Park on August 4th starting at 8am

~ Race with 0.3 Mile Swim, 12 Mile Bike Ride & 3 Mile Run ~ Award Ceremony After the Race ~ Snacks Provided ~


Active Seniors: Manito Park Day Hike – Meet at the Post Falls City Hall on August 7th, hike from 9am-3pm

~ Walk Around Manito Park ~ Through Flower Gardens, Japaneses Gardens & English Gardens ~ Lunch at the Sandwich Shop ~


Sunset Symphony at Arbor Crest – Arbor Crest Wine Cellars in Spokane on August 7th from 7-9pm

~ Enjoy the Summer Sunset While Being Serenaded and Drinking Fabulous Wine ~ 


MRP Arenacross – Kootenai County Fairgrounds on August 9th & 10th from 7-9:30pm

~ High Flying Dirt Bike Action ~ Concessions & Beer Garden ~


80s Prom Gone Bad – Murder Mystery Event – Cd’A Shrine Club Event Center on August 10th from 7pm-11:30pm

~ Join the Teens at Mayham High Solve a Murder ~


City of Hayden Movie Night – McIntire Family Park in Hayden on August 10th from 6-10pm

~ Playing Spider Man: Into the Spider-Verse ~ Free! ~ Games & Giveaways at 6, movie starts at 9 ~


Monster Trucks! – Stateline Speedway in Post Falls on August 9th & 10th from 5-10pm

~ Watch as the Monster Trucks Battle it Out ~ Can Even Ride a Real Monster Truck ~


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Ales for the Trail Mircobrewery Festival – McEuen Park on August 10th from 2-8pm

~ Enjoy Local & Regional Brewery’s Ciders & Craft Beers ~ Live Music ~ Funds go to North Idaho Centennial Trail ~



The Cd’A Triathlon – Downtown Cd’A on August  10th

~ Called the Most Scenic Race in the Northwest ~ Watch or Participate in the 35th Anniversary of the Race ~


Cd’A Skatepark Classic 4: Skateboard Contest – Cd’A Skatepark on August 10th & 11th from 11am-6pm

~ Biggest Skate Contest in North Idaho ~ Winner Takes Home $500 ~ Enjoy the New Skatepark ~


Athol Daze – Athol on August 11th from 9am-4pm

~ Classic Car Show ~ Live Auction ~ Drag Races ~ Parade ~

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Huckleberry Jeep Festival and 5K Fun Run – Wallace on August 16th&17th

~ Live Music ~ 5K Fun Run ~ Loads of Huckleberries ~ Jeep Rally ~


Riverstone Summer Concert Series: Classical – Riverstone Park in CDA on August 17th from 6:00pm-6:30pm

~ Beautiful Classical Duet ~ Admission is Free ~


Guided Day Hike: Stevens Lake – Meet at Post Falls City Hall on August 17th, hike from 8:30am-4pm

~ Historic Hike in Mining Country Including Waterfalls, Timber and Lakes ~ Stopping for Ice Cream in Wallace ~ 5 Miles Round Trip, 1500 Ft Elevation ~


Brewsfest – Silver Mountain Resort in Kellogg on August 17th from 1pm-6pm

~ Beer Tasting at the Ideal Location to Beat the Heat ~ Offers 22 Breweries & 4 Cideries ~ Live Music ~


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North Idaho Fair and Rodeo – Kootenai County Fairgrounds on August 21st-25th 

~ One That Can’t be Missed ~ Classic Fair Food ~ Shopping ~ Rodeo ~ Great Family Event ~


Nitty Gritty Dirt Band Concert – Coeur d’Alene Casino & Resort on August 23rd from 7pm-9pm

~ Enjoy this Iconic and Influential Band with Many Great Hits Live in Concert ~


Sandpoint Smash: Demolition Derby – Bonner County Fairgrounds on August 24th from 7:30-10:30pm

~ During Bonner County Fair ~ Enjoy Hard Hitting Metal Destruction ~


Coeur d’Alene Classic Boat Show – Floating Boardwalk in Downtown CDA on August 24th-25th

~ Enjoy Vintage Boats on Beautiful Lake Coeur d’Alene ~ Also Enjoy Vintage Cars ~ Free Family Event ~


City of Hayden Movie Night – McIntire Family Park in Hayden on August 29th from 6-10pm

~ Playing Incredibles 2 ~ Free! ~ Games & Giveaways at 6, movie starts at 9 ~


Pig Out in the Park – Riverfront Park in Spokane on August 28th – September 2nd

~ Food & Music Festival ~ Enjoy 225 Different Menu Items ~ Cheap Prices ~ Great Family Event ~


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Paul Bunyan Days – St. Maries City Park from August 30th-September 2nd 

~ Logging Competitions ~ Carnival Rides ~ Fireworks Show ~ Music ~ Food ~ And More! ~


Fall Fest!Schweitzer Mountain Resort on August 30th-September 2nd

~ Live Music ~ Beer & Wine ~ Soda Tent for the Kids ~



Hoopfest – Downtown Spokane on June 29th & 30th

~ Largest 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament on Earth ~ Outdoor Festival ~ Shopping, Food and Entertainment ~