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CdA Events Calendar - Farmers' Markets & Craft Fairs

North Idaho can't wait to see what's cookin'!

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Calendar of Events

Here are the seasonal schedules for area farmers' markets, craft fairs, holiday bazaars & related events.

KOOTENAI COUNTY FARMERS' MARKETS

KOOTENAI CO. FAIRGROUNDS, BLDG 1

4056 N. Government Way, CdA

"Cabin Fever Markets"

Three additional monthly markets - FREE admission & parking! Familiar local farmers & talented local vendors offer cheese, meats, honey, jams, fresh herbs, mushrooms, jewelry, woodworking creations, fiber crafts, baked goods & more on these dates:

  • March 23 (Sat), 10 am-3 pm

  • May-October (Saturdays) at SE corner of Hwy 95 & Prairie Ave., Hayden

  • May-October (Wednesdays) in CdA's Riverstone

ONE-TIME EVENTS

VARIOUS LOCATIONS

  • March 1 (Fri), 5:30-8 pm, "Seussational Celebration" at John Brown Elementary School, 15574 Washington Ave., Rathdrum. In its 18th year, look for food/drinks, raffles, bounce house, games, cake walk, bingo & more. Sponsored by JB's Parents-Teachers United. Cash only.

  • March 9 (Sat), 9 am-3:30 pm, "Post Falls Spring Craft Fair" at (3) venues: Trailhead Event Center, 12361 W. Parkway Drive; Black Bay Depot, 1211 E. 3rd Avenue; & Jacklin Arts & Cultural Center, 405 N. William Street. Each site will have fun, one-of-a-kind crafts. Family-friendly event, so get out & enjoy! FREE admission!

  • March 16 (Sat), 9 am-4 pm, "Athol Elementary PTU's Spring Craft Fair" at Athol Elem. Gym, 6333 E. Menser Avenue. "Carpe Diem Crepes", 45 vendors for shopping, food vendor, bake sale & raffle. All proceeds benefit Athol Eagles students & teachers.

  • March 22 (Fri), 3-6 pm, "Spring Craft Faire" at Elks Lodge #1418, 628 Main Ave., St. Maries. Food goodies, crocheted blankets/animals, quilts, wooden engraved items, goat milk soap/lotion, jams, sausage, caramel sauce. All proceeds to to Elks Scholarship Fund. More info - 208-245-1418.

  • April 13 (Sat), 10 am-4 pm, "Spring Extravaganza" at WayMaker Christian Academy, 1165 W. Ironwood Dr., CdA. Live music, food trucks/vendors, games, petting zoo & raffle. FREE admission!

  • April 20 (Sat), 11 am-4 pm, "Indoor Craft Fair" at American Legion Post #143, 1138 E. Poleline Rd., Post Falls. Food trucks & 30+ vendors. Info - 208-773-9054.

  • April 26 (Fri), noon-5 pm & April 27 (Sat), 9 am-5 pm, ), "Mother's Day Craft Faire" at Hayden Lake Eagles Aerie, 1520 W. Wyoming, Hayden. Handmade items from jewelry to soap w/up to 30 local vendors. Raffle too. FREE admission! All proceeds go to charitable organizations.   

  • May 18 (Sat), 10 am-4 pm, & May 19 (Sun), 10 am-3 pm, "Fernan STEM Academy Spring Fair" at 520 N. 21st St., CdA. Bouncy castle, face painting, carnival games, snow cones, food trucks, raffle & vendor faire. FREE admission!

RATHDRUM CRAFT & FARMERS' MARKETS

RATHDRUM LIONS CLUB

16114 N. Meyer Rd., Rathdrum

Find unique items crafted by highly-gifted local artists. Also fresh produce, farm fresh eggs, flowers, plants, baked goods & more. FREE admission & all are welcome!

  • March 16 (Sat), 10 am-3 pm - "Hello Spring Craft Show"

  • March 30 (Sat), 10 am-3 pm - "April Fools Day Craft Show"

  • April 13 (Sat), 10 am-3 pm - "Bloom into Spring Craft Show"

  • April 27 - Sept 28 (every Saturday), 9 am-2 pm - "Summer Market"

  • Oct 19 (Sat), 10 am-4 pm; & Oct 20 (Sun), 11 am-4 pm - "Family Fall Festival"

  • Nov 9 (Sat), 10 am-3 pm, "Handmade Holiday Craft Fair"

  • Dec 7 (Sat), 10 am-3 pm, "Holiday Craft Fair"

5TH STREET FARMERS' MARKETS

DOWNTOWN COEUR D'ALENE

5th Street between Front St. & Coeur d'Alene Ave.

Experience the best of our Northwest region in downtown CdA every Wednesday evening! Peruse street food & craft vendors, growers' offerings & local businesses while enjoying live music. The seasonal outdoors market is organized by the Coeur d’Alene Downtown Association & is open rain or shine. FREE admission!

  • May 15-Sept 25 (Wednesdays), 4-7 pm

  • Oct 19 (Sat), 4-7 pm - "Harvest Market"

SILVER LAKE MALL COMMUNITY MARKETS

SILVER LAKE MALL

200 W. Hanley Ave., CdA

Hand-selected vendors on site offer an array of unique hand-crafted, locally-sourced products on select Saturdays. FREE admission!

  • March 9 (Sat), 10 am-4 pm

ATHOL FARMERS' MARKETS

30355 N. 3rd St., Athol

Season runs on Fridays, 2-6 pm, from May 3-Sept 27 with locally- produced farm fresh produce, eggs, artisan foods & handcrafted goods. FREE admission!

NIGHT MARKET & STREET FAIR

RUNGE FURNITURE PARKING LOT

303 E. Spokane Ave., CdA

Experience a remarkable vendor faire, music festival, immersive arts & a walkable art exhibit. Costumes encouraged for each uniquely-themed events on the 2nd Fridays of each month, 5-9 pm. FREE admission!

  • May 12, June 9, July 14, Aug 11, Sept 8 & Oct 13

ST. MARIES FARMERS' MARKETS

MULLAN TRAIL PARK

Hwy 5, St. Maries

Season runs from June through September. Look for home-grown products & crafts every Friday, 3-6 pm. Admission is FREE!

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