elena-mozhvilo-xw8DfYBaNbQ-unsplash.jpg

CdA Events Calendar - Art & Music

Coeur d'Alene offers impressive arts, music & crafts!

YOU CAN PARTICIPATE, OR OBSERVE -  IT'S UP TO YOU

CONCERTS  |  crafts  |  theater  |  fiber arts  |  HISTORY  | games

fresh_vegetables_onion_red.jpg

Farmers' Market Schedules

North Idaho Farmers' Markets - they're back - every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday & Saturday. Stop by, talk to the local farmers & artisans. Relax as music fills the fresh air. Check out fresh vegetables, flowers & native plants; meats, cheeses, bread, jams, honey & meats. Homemade crafts - yes, of course. FREE admission!

Wednesdays, 4-7 pm (May-Sept)

KOOTENAI CO. FARMERS' MARKET

5th & Sherman, downtown CdA

Thursdays, 9 am-noon & 3-6 pm (thru Sept 16)

SPIRIT LAKE FARMERS' & FLEA MARKET

Spirit Lake Christian Fellowship

(grassy area off Hwy 41)

82 Industrial Park, Spirit Lake

208-352-2283

Thursday (Aug 26), 5:30-8 pm

MAIN STREET MARKET

Main St. between Mill & McCartney

Rathdrum

208-687-2399

Growers, artisan/craft vendors, flea marketers, food, beer, live music.

Thursdays, 5-8 pm (thru Aug 19)

SILVER VALLEY COMMUNITY MARKET

Kellogg City Park

2 S. HIll St., Kellogg

208-784-0821

Live music each week, along with food  beer/wine garden.

Fridays, 2-6 pm (thru Sept 25)

ATHOL FARMERS' MARKET

Athol City Park

30355 N. 3rd St., Athol

Saturdays, 9 am-1:30 pm (May-Oct)

KOOTENAI CO. FARMERS' MARKET

SE corner of Hwy 95 & Prairie Ave., Hayden

**No dogs are allowed - not carried, or in strollers, backpacks or purses.

Saturdays, 10 am-3 pm (May-Aug)

COMMUNITY MARKET AT SILVER LAKE

Silver Lake Mall

200 W. Hanley Ave., CdA

Full event schedules in addition to outside vendors.

Varies - Free!

Cello

Evening Bluegrass Jams

July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30  |  4-7 pm (F)

Aug 6, 13, 20, 27  |  4-7 pm (F)

"Bluegrass Jam"

SILVER LAKE MALL

200 W. Hanley, CdA

Musicians or listeners - all are welcome - to the bluegrass jams every Friday!

 

Toe-tapping, absolutely allowed. :-) 

 

Fridays - Free!

theatre_theater_stage_curtain.jpg

North Idaho Actors & Scenery

**These movies with a local connection are FREE of charge (donations appreciated). Thank you, Museum of North Idaho, & congratulations on your new 2021 exhibit, "Hollywood of the North: North Idaho & the Film Industry".

 

Classic films featuring actors who lived here will be shown at either the City Park (CP), 415 Fort Grounds Dr., CdA; or Human Rights Education Institute (HREI), 414 W. Fort Grounds Dr., CdA. These will be Friday showings.

Aug 13, 8 pm - "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" (CP)

Be sure to visit Museum of North Idaho, 115 Northwest Blvd., CdA. Hours are 8 am-5 pm daily (May 30-Sept 5). Admission is $5 for adults; $1.50 for children. One-hour parking is FREE if visitors obtain a voucher from the front desk upon arrival.  

Varies - Free!

Book Stack

Book Club in Riverstone

Aug 5  |  6 pm (Th)

"Well-Read Evening Club"

Aug 11  |  9 am (W)

"Well-Read Morning Club"

July 27  |  6 pm (T)

"Nonfiction Club"

THE WELL-READ MOOSE

2048 N. Main St., CdA

208-215-2265

 

Book Club Corner is back! Up to eight people can gather at the store - FREE of charge monthly on the 2nd Wednesday & 1st Thursday. The nonfiction club meets on the 4th Tuesday. 

 

To register a club, call to reserve a time. 

 

Varies - Free!

Wooden Live Music Sign

Barbershop Quartets

Aug 3, 10, 17, 24, 31  |  7-9 pm (T)

LAKE CITY HARMONIZERS

practices at Bell Tower Funeral Home

3398 E. Jenalan Ave., Post Falls

Lake City Harmonizers welcomes members (men & women) of all ages who like to sing barbershop-style harmony (a cappella) & have fun doing it.

Rehearsals provide an evening of resonant music-making & take place every Tuesday. More info - email norrisboothe@hotmail.com

Every Tuesday - Free!

Insider_valor quilt.jpg

"Quilts of Valor" Work Day

Aug 16  |  10 am-4 pm (M)

AMERICAN LEGION POST 143

1138 E. Poleline, Post Falls

"Patriotic Piecers" meet the 3rd Monday of each month at American Legion Post 143 to work on quilts (sew, un-sew, iron, cut, sponsor, piece, bind or quilt).

All quilters are invited to take their sewing machines & fabrics to help create "Quilts of Valor" for deserving veterans who have served & sacrificed to protect our freedom. For more info on "Q of V", or to request a quilt for a veteran, www.qovf.org

Questions? Contact Karen Henricksen at 208-964-1128, or email henricksensk@gmail.com

3rd Monday - Free!

Guitars

Summer Concert Excitement

Sundays, 1-4 pm

COEUR D'ALENE CITY PARK CONCERTS

415 Fort Ground Dr., CdA

Tuesdays, 6-8:30 pm

SHERMAN PARK SQUARE CONCERTS

316 Sherman Ave., CdA

Thursdays, 6-8:30 pm

McINTIRE FAMILY PARK CONCERTS

8930 N. Gov't Way, Hayden

Every Sunday, Tuesday & Thursday, plan on concerts at various locations. Thank you, Handshake Productions, & the many sponsors which make it possible for these family-friendly music events to be open to the public & FREE! 

Aug 2, 9, 16, 23, 30  |  6-7:30 pm (M)

COEUR D'ALENE LIBRARY

702 E. Front Ave., CdA

Every Monday, take chairs & snacks to the McEuen Park side of CdA LIbrary to relax & listen to music. What's your favorite - rock, Celtic, bluegrass, country, classical, 60s, marimba/African or folk? Concerts are FREE, folks! Click link above to see who's performing.

Aug 5, 12, 19, 26  |  6-8 pm (Th)

Aug 21  |  6-8 pm (Sat)

RIVERSTONE PARK

Idaho Central Credit Union Amphitheater

1805 Tilford Lane, CdA

Every Thursday, Coeur d'Alene Arts & Culture Alliance presents summer concerts in Riverstone. Genres include: rock, jazz/blues, country rock, contemporary jazz, Indie/alternative reggae, soul/funk/blues/Motown, folk rock & classical. Thanks to all who make these FREE music events possible. Click links above for more details & performers.

Aug 4  |  6 pm (W)

SUMMER CONCERT SERIES ON THE PLAZA

Post Falls City Hall Plaza

408 N. Spokane St., Post Falls

Enjoy FREE concerts in the heart of Post Falls on the city plaza on Wednesday nights. Let's give it up for The Powers, Mojo the Party Band, Ryan Larson Band & CdA Brass X5.

July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30  |  6 pm (F)

Aug 6, 13, 20, 27  |  6 pm (F)

ST. MARIES SUMMER SUNSET CONCERTS

St. Maries City Park Amphitheater

Live music, great food, local-made crafts, & lots of family fun every Friday night of the summer.

July 16, 23, 30  |  6:30-9 pm (F)

Aug 6  |  6:30-9 pm (F)

Aug 14  |  6-9 pm (Sat) "Kelly Hughes Band"

RATHDRUM SUMMER CONCERT SERIES

Majestic Park

5750 W. Majestic Ave., Rathdrum

This 5-week concert series on four Fridays & a Saturday, is open to all w/FREE admission! No smoking/vaping or dogs are allowed in parks. Chairs are allowed (so take some). More info - 208-687-2399. Thank you, Rathdrum Parks & Recreation! 

 

Saturdays, 2-5 pm

MUSIC IN THE PARK

City Park, Hwy 97, Harrison

Enjoy a relaxed Saturday afternoon listening to live music in a quiet town, lakeview setting. Visit our poster page to see the schedule, bands & genres - HERE.

Varies - Free!

mahjongfreeimage.jpg

American
Mah Jongg

Aug 3, 10, 17, 24, 31  |  1-4 pm (T)

"American Mah Jongg"

LAKE CITY CENTER

1916 N. Lakewood Dr., CdA

208-667-4628

Expert, or "newby", gather to play this rummy-like game played with tiles. Lake City Center charges an (almost) FREE fee of $1-2). Classes are FREE on Tuesdays!

The game is excellent for the memory.

Tuesdays - Free!

Knitting Needles

Knitting Along With Others

Aug 3, 10, 17, 24, 31  |  1-3 pm (T)

"Knitting Club"

KROC CENTER

1765 W Golf Course Rd, Coeur d'Alene

 

Prefer knitting with others, or need some help? Every Tuesday at Kroc Center, knit or crochet with other crafters - FREE & open to the public! (Registration opens 2 hours prior to class start time.) Find link HERE.

 

There's also an option to help make items for community service. (Yarn donations are always appreciated for community service projects.)

 

Tuesdays - Free!

Street Art

Downtown CdA "Art Walk"

Aug 13  |  5-8 pm (F)

DOWNTOWN COEUR D'ALENE

Stroll the streets of CdA, drop into art studios & other businesses. Sample wine; appetizers along the way. Hear local musician singer/songwriters perform too. 

This is a relaxing evening for the whole family on the 2nd Friday of each month. As a bonus, It's also the evening when Museum of North Idaho charges no admission fee (during open season).

 

See Coeur d'Alene Arts & Culture Alliance website for maps & schedules.

2nd Friday - Free!

Author

Writers Inspire Creativity

Aug 11  |  9 am-noon (W)

JEWETT HOUSE

1501 E. Lakeshore Dr., Coeur d'Alene

Aug 19  |  6:30-9:30 pm (Th)

LUTHERAN CHURCH OF THE MASTER

4800 N. Ramsey Rd., Coeur d'Alene

Cozy up to pen & paper, or let fingers fly on computer keys. More coffee or hot chocolate next to a crackling fireplace?

Writers look for inspiration, seek motivation & thrive on encouragement. IDAHO WRITER'S LEAGUE meets two times a month - 2nd Wednesday & the 3rd Thursday, to share ideas, critique each other, discuss writing techniques, hear presentations, & be mentors.

 

Non-members are invited to attend two meetings FREE before becoming members, if interested. Writing as a hobby or becoming a published author - it's all good!

2nd Wed & 3rd Thurs - Free!

Piano Show

Sweet Adelines Sing Harmony

TBA  |  7 pm (M)

COEUR D'ALENE CHORUS

Canvas Church, 2200 N. 7th St., CdA

Coeur d'Alene Chorus is a group of talented women of all ages who sing in 4-part barbershop-style harmony (a cappella).

Rehearsals are every Monday & are open to women who would like to listen, or become a member. Music ranges from Broadway classics to popular songs - new & old.

Vocalists love to perform & participate in competitions. More info - 208-717-1332 or email sweetadscda@gmail.com 

Every Monday - Free!

popcorn_movie_party_entertainment.jpg

Family-Friendly Movie Nights

**All movies are held outdoors at various locations/times. They are FREE & intended as family-friendly entertainment. Take lawn chairs/blankets & enjoy! 

 (Please do your own research to determine appropriateness for your family.)

 

Aug 6  |  8-11 pm (F)

CHRIST THE KING LUTHERAN CHURCH

1700 E. Pennsylvania Ave., CdA

Movie title TBA

FREE movie for the community; take lawn chair & blanket. Popcorn & lemonade available.

Aug 11   |  8:45-10:30 pm (W)

HARRISON CITY PARK

Hwy 97, Harrison

"Tom & Jerry"

Take chairs, blankets & snacks. Thank you, Harrison Chamber of Commerce!

Aug 13  |  Sunset (F)

TULLAMORE PARK

3673 E. Bogie Dr., Post Falls

"Toy Story 4"

Thank you, City of Post Falls & sponsors!

Aug 21  |  Dusk/9 pm (Sat)

COEUR D'ALENE CITY PARK

Rotary Bandshell

415 Fort Ground Dr., CdA

"Croods 2"

Take chairs & blankets. FREE popcorn. Sponsored by CdA Police Dept.

Aug 27  |  Dusk (F)

MAJESTIC PARK

5750 W. Majestic Ave., Rathdrum

"Tom & Jerry The Movie"

Presented by Rathdrum Parks & Recreation. More info - 208-687-2399

 

Aug 28  |  Dusk/9 pm (Sat)

COEUR D'ALENE CITY PARK

Rotary Bandshell

415 Fort Ground Dr., CdA

"Scoob"

Take chairs & blankets. FREE popcorn. Sponsored by CdA Police Dept.

Varies - Free!

asher-legg-XIe1b4k9-k0-unsplash.jpg

Friday Evening at the Conservatory

"Friday Night Live!" concerts are FREE (although "free will" offerings are welcome). Experience glorious music filling the historic Hamilton House, 627 N. Gov't Way, CdA - home of MUSIC CONSERVATORY OF COEUR D'ALENE.

 

In addition to concerts, the conservatory offers a vast variety of classes, lessons & opportunities to perform (costs vary). See more info & schedules HERE. Phone - 208-901-8190. 

July 30  |  7 pm

CdABrassXFive

Aug 6  |  7 pm

"Energy in the Mallett Music Arts"

Aug 13  |  7:30 pm

"Inland Northwest Players: Contemporary Composers"

Aug 20  |  7 pm

"Northwest Brass"

Aug 27  |  7 pm

"Jazz & More!" 

Every Friday - Free!

coloring_book_for_adults_6.jpg

Adults' "Coffee & Coloring"

Aug 6, 13, 20, 27   |  11 am-noon (F)

"Coffee & Coloring" for Adults

PINEHURST LIBRARY

107 Main St., Pinehurst

208-682-3483

Relax in air-conditioned comfort with others every Friday morning. Coloring supplies, coffee & treats are provided. (Or take your own art material along.) 

 

Every Friday - Free!

Quilting

Quilting to

Benefit Others

Aug 10  |  1-3 pm (T)

NORTH IDAHO QUILTERS

Human Rights Education Institute

414 W. Fort Grounds Dr., Coeur d'Alene

(FREE parking; obtain upon arrival)

North Idaho Quilters "Community Service" group meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month (except July & December) to work on quilts to benefit the community.

   
The public is invited to help assemble & tie quilts. Donations of fabric, quilt blocks, quilt tops, & finished quilts are always appreciated.

2nd Tuesday - Free!

Acrilic Paints

Paint With a Friend

TBA  |  10:30 am-2 pm (Th)

COEUR D'ALENE ART ASSOCIATION

Parish Hall, St. Luke's Episcopal Church

501 E. Wallace, Coeur d'Alene

Artists meet every Thursday to paint & visit. Open to the public!

Take a sack lunch. Questions? Email - art4cda2018@gmail.com

Every Thursday - Free!