Country Takes Over Coeur d’Alene Casino this September

WORLEY, Idaho (Sept. 5, 2018) —Country superstar and American Idolalum Scotty McCreery takes the Coeur d’Alene Casino stage on Sept. 8 and ‘70s funk band WAR will get guests groovin’ on Sept. 27. Country music fans can also get a taste of Nashville’s music scene this month at an all-new country music series – Nashville Sessions. Scheduled monthly, guests can discover some of the top up-and-coming country artists in an intimate setting.

More information on upcoming events and entertainment is provided below:

Events and Entertainment
Scotty McCreery:– Saturday, Sept. 8
Scotty McCreery swept the nation off its feet in 2011 after winning American Idol. He then made a name for himself by becoming the youngest male artist and first country music artist to have his debut album break the Billboard Top 200 charts. Since then he has been dominating the charts with releases like “Five More Minutes” and “I Love You This Big.” Don’t miss Scotty McCreery Saturday, Sept. 8 at the Coeur d’Alene Casino. Tickets start at $50.

Purple Reign – The Prince Tribute Show:Thursday, Sept. 13
*This is a free concert for Coeur Rewards Member Appreciation Day.
From the Las Vegas stage to the David Letterman Show, the award-winning Prince tribute show Purple Reign has received countless accolades including the titles of “Best Tribute Act” and “Best Impersonator.” Purple Reign is sure to capture the imagination and seamlessly recreate the blistering performances and raw energy of Prince in his prime while highlighting the era that made him an international superstar.Coeur Rewards Members can claim two complimentary ‘thank you’ tickets to this unforgettable performance on Member Appreciation Day. Tickets must be redeemed in-person prior to the show by visiting the Coeur Rewards booth.

Golf for Pink– Sunday, Sept. 23
Play to support Kootenai Health Breast Cancer Services on Sunday, Sept. 23 at the award-winning Circling Raven Golf Club. Entry is $125 per person and $500 per team. Fees include 18 holes of tournament golf, cart with GPS, use of the 25-acre practice facility, a tee prize and dinner. The event will also feature a raffle for additional prizes.

WAR– Thursday, Sept. 27
After nearly 50 years, the funk band, WAR, is still wowing crowds with their feel-good tunes. WAR will be performing at Coeur d’Alene Thursday, Sept. 27 at 7 p.m. Their timeless music is known for melding soul, Latin, jazz, blues reggae, and rock influences, forming a loose groove that’s nearly impossible to not dance to. Overthe years, the band has been honored with 17 gold, platinum and multi-platinum awards. Their music continues to share the positive message and uplifting sound that made them popular in the ‘70s. Tickets for the show start at $25.

Cultural Tours– Sept. 15-21
Cultural Tourism packages offer an opportunity for the public to experience different aspects of Coeur d’Alene tribal culture and traditions. Each tour can be customized to focus on what guests are most interested in. Packages start at $25 and can be booked online or by calling 208-769-2663. September features the following tours:

  • The Last Battle of the CDAs Tour – Sept. 15, 18 & 21
    • Enjoy a continental breakfast at 8 a.m. in Coeur d’Alene Casino before departing for the day, which includes visits to Heyburn State Park, Turn Bowl Park and Steptoe Battlefield. The day will include lunch at Rosalia and end on Steptoe Butte before returning to the casino at 4 p.m.
  • Bison Ranch Tours– Sept.17-21
    • Guests will meet at the Mountain Lodge entrance at Coeur d’Alene Casino at 9:45 a.m. before departing to the Bison Ranch to experience a day with these extraordinary beasts learning about their role in the Coeur d’Alene Tribe culture. The day will include a deluxe bison burger lunch. Guest will return to the casino at 2 p.m.
  • Indian Cliffs Trail Hike – Sept. 19
    • Hikers will be rewarded by this three-mile intermediate trail with an expansive view of two lakes and the St. Joe River. Guests will meet at the Mountain Lodge hotel lobby at 9 a.m. and depart to Heyburn State Park to hike and enjoy a box lunch that includes snacks and water. Attendees will return to the casino at 3 p.m.

Nashville Sessions*New Music Series*
Coeur d’Alene Casino Resort Hotel introduces Nashville Sessions powered by Stoney’s Rockin’ Country. Get up close to Nashville’s newest stars. These artists are on their way up, and you can hear them in these intimate shows before they move up to arenas. It’s country. It’s a party. It’s Nashville Sessions.

Tony Jackson: Friday, Sept. 21
Capturing the views of 45 million people on Facebook and a whopping one million shares, it’s hard to believe Tony Jackson justreleased his first album. His name is sure to top music charts soon. He’s garnered popularity by taking classic songs like Conway Twitty’s “It’s Only Make Believe” and making them his own. Tony Jackson will be performing in the Camas Room as part of the “Country Up Close” concert series on Friday, Sept. 21. Tickets are $10 and the show starts at 7 p.m.

Enjoy free live music while sipping your favorite cocktail in the Nighthawk Lounge. The country’s hottest up-and-coming musicians will be playing in the lounge most nights, Thursday through Sunday. Upcoming performances include:

Josh Phillips– Sept. 14-16

Todd O’Neill– Sept. 28-30

Scott Stevens– Oct. 5-7

Monthly Spa Special
There’s no denying that with school back in session self-care gets put on the backburner. This month’s spa special makes taking a little time for yourself easy. A 20-minute Pick Me Up massage featuring Blue Beautifly’s calming oil is only $45 this month. This soothing massage works to release tension in the back, neck and shoulder areas or specific trouble areas.

Monthly Dining Specials
Friday Night Seafood Buffet: Fridays through Sept. 28
Feast on a gourmet selection of seafood every Friday night through Sept. 28 at High Mountain Buffet located in Coeur d’Alene Casino. The menu has everything to satisfy that seafood craving, from oysters, clams, scallops to crab and much more. The buffet runs from 3:30 to 9:30 p.m. and is $35.99 per person or $28.99 with Coeur Rewards card.

Barbecue Dinner Menu: Saturdays
Coeur d’Alene Casino is stoking up the barbecue every Saturday from 4 – 9 p.m. at High Mountain Buffet for a summer meal you won’t forget, featuring slow smoked beef brisket, barbecue spiced blackened chicken, raspberry chipotle barbecue pork ribs, grilled kielbasa and peppers and much more. The barbecue buffet is $21.99 for adults.

Prime Rib Special: Sundays
Prime Rib Special is back every Sunday at Chinook, Steak, Pasta & Spirits. Indulge in a half-pound of prime rib accompanied by delicious veggies, mashed potatoes and a choice of a house or Caesar salad. Enjoy dinner for $17.99 or $13.99 with a Coeur Rewards card.

International Flavors Buffet: Sundays
Take a culinary trip around the world at Coeur d’Alene Casino’s International Flavors Buffet. Set for Sunday from 4- 8 p.m., feast on Swedish meatballs with egg noodles, Italian style Tuscan salmon, manicotti with alfredo, sweet and sour pork, Mexican taco bar, New England style clam chowder and more. Complete the journey with an assortment of cakes, pies and an ice cream bar. Buffet is $21.99 for adults.


Back Tee Scramble– Monday, Oct. 1

House of Fury– Saturday, Oct. 13

RATT– Thursday, Oct. 25

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About Coeur d’Alene Casino Resort Hotel
Since 1993, the Coeur d’Alene Tribe has operated the Coeur d’Alene Casino Resort Hotel, located where sky greets Mt. Tch’mutpkwe, source of the St. Joe River, 25 miles from Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. The casino resort is among the largest employers in North Idaho employing between 850-1,100 depending on the season and contributing more than $33.3 million to education in the region since it opened.  Additionally, millions more have gone in support of a wide range of public projects, emergency relief, charities and programs in the Pacific Northwest. The property features 300 rooms and suites, seven distinct restaurants and lounges, 100,000 square feet of gaming space offering more than 1,400 video gaming machines, high stakes bingo and off-track betting, a 15,000 square foot luxury spa voted 1stfor “Resort Spas that deliver the Ahh Factor” by (2012), and Circling Raven Golf Club, an 18-hole, par 72 course acclaimed as a “Top 100” course by every major golf publication in the U.S.  LIKE Coeur d’Alene Casino on Facebookand Instagramor follow us on Twitter.  For more information about Coeur d’Alene Casino, visit