CELEBRATE LOCAL FOOD & DRINK AT CRAVE!
Friday, August 27, 6 - 9pm
Founded by Chef Adam Hegsted, Crave! is a celebration of the Inland Northwest’s top chefs and tastemakers. This year’s event is one day only, held at CenterPlace Event Center in Spokane Valley. The walk-around tasting dinner will feature local chefs, tastemakers and sips of all kinds, all set to live music. Look for chefs from local favorites like Zona Blanca, Republic Kitchen & Taphouse, Cochinito Taqueria, and more, plus offerings from select wineries, breweries, distilleries, for an all-inclusive culinary experience! Read More...
GEM STATE STAMPEDE AT THE NORTH IDAHO STATE FAIR
Friday, August 27- Sunday, August 29
Coeur d’Alene’s PRCA Rodeo joins the North Idaho State Fair this weekend! Today through Sunday, the action will take over Findlay arena, featuring the top athletes and animals in rodeo. Themes include Tough Enough to Wear Pink on Friday, Patriot Night on Saturday, and Family Day on Sunday, with a matinee rodeo before the Demo Derby takes over in the evening. Pick your day to attend, and plan for extra time to soak up the last few days of the local fair! Read More..
Outpost Brewing Grand Opening Block Party
Saturday, August 28, 5 - 11pm
Coeur d’Alene’s newest brewery opens this weekend! Gather at Outpost Brewing’s Fourth Street location to join in the grand opening celebrations that will include live music, food, beer pong, corn hole, prizes, and drinks! With the motto “drink in the wilderness,” Outpost Brewing promises a delicious selection of local beers, ciders, seltzers and wine. Read more...
Axes and Arrows Parking Lot Party
Saturday, August 28, 2 - 6pm
Join Axe Force One and V-Sports Arena as they share one location to celebrate for a good cause! Located on Fourth Street in Coeur d’Alene, the businesses will be throwing a parking lot party with free food, games and prizes up for grabs! Games will include corn hole, axe throwing and life-size renditions of Pong, Jenga and Connect 4. Special appearances from Coeur d’Alene Spiderman and North Idaho Rock School, plus free barbecue, will round out the afternoon festivities. All raffle ticket sales and donations made will directly benefit Juvenile Justice Outreach, a local nonprofit that specializes in the aid of local youth in crisis. Read more...
Counting Crows at Riverfront Park Pavilion
Saturday, August 28, 6pm
Join the Counting Crows on their Butter Miracle Tour at one of the best new local venues: the Pavilion at Riverfront Park! The band known for their hits including “Mr. Jones,” “Accidentally In Love” and “Big Yellow Taxi” will take the stage at 6pm, with doors opening at 4:30pm. All ages are admitted, with a negative COVID test result or proof of vaccination required upon entry. Read more...
Cold Brews & Cool Jazz at Big Barn Brewing
Sunday, August 29, 2 - 5pm
Enjoy a relaxing Sunday afternoon with a cold Big Barn brew and a cool jazz setlist provided by local band Alchemy. Alchemy provides jazz standards and soft classic rock, and will be bringing their talents to Green Bluff’s brewery. Head up to the bluff this weekend for some great microbrew and a cool afternoon on the lawn, set to some relaxing jazz! Read more...
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