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Cultural Tours & Events

Experience the land that the Coeur d'Alene Tribe has called home since time immortal. Learn about the tribal traditions of this land's native people through the cultural tours, workshops and events at the Coeur d'Alene Casino Resort Hotel.

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Immerse yourself in the stunning beauty and serenity of our premier resort. With a world-class spa, premier accommodations, championship golf club, award-winning cuisine and the hottest games, the perfect getaway is closer than you think.

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Consider a group tour to Coeur d'Alene Casino Resort Hotel to explore the beautiful lands and experience the welcoming culture of the Coeur d'Alene Tribe.

Spokane International Airport 48 miles
Seattle-Tacoma International Airport 326 miles
Yellowstone National Park 600 miles
Salt Lake City International Airport 719 miles
Denver International Airport 1,094 miles

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Meet Our Cultural Tourism Manager

Dee Dee McGowan

Email: wmcgowan@cdacasino.com

P: 208 769-2663 | F: 208 665-6921
Toll Free: 1 800 523-2464 x7415

My name is Wasana McGowan, I go by my nickname "Dee Dee". I have over 30 years of experience in the hospitality industry working in retail, medical, managing restaurants and tourism. I have been employed with the Coeur d’Alene Casino Resort Hotel in Worley, ID since 2004 and my current position entails the management of cultural tourism, tour bussing and sponsorships. 

I enjoy sharing The Coeur d’Alene Tribe’s history, culture, and traditions and providing support to our local businesses through community engagement initiatives. Each year I have the opportunity to travel the US to attend tourism conferences and present our customizable 3 – 7 day itineraries of cultural experiences and community tours to tour operators and travel buyers.

  • Member of the NTA (National Tour Association), ABA (American Bus Association), TAP (Travel Alliance PartnersNTA – Board of Directors (2022)
  • CHTP – Cultural Heritage Tourism Professional (George Washington University)
  • Greater Spokane Valley Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors representing Tourism and Hospitality
  • Girl Scouts of America for Eastern Washington and North Idaho as Board Member at Large
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What People are Saying

Jennifer Eise
Business Development Manager, Star Destinations

“That evening we had the cultural dinner and dance performance in the meadow area. It was a beautiful set-up, the food was delicious and it was wonderful to experience the variety of dances while learning about their meanings and the people performing. ”

Create and Paint Workshop attendee

“Great Class, great instruction and lots of Fun! Sidney was awesome!

Mayflower Tours Passenger

“Cultural Experience dinner was very good – enjoyed!

Frequently Asked Cultural Tourism Questions

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