WORLEY, Idaho (October 27, 2021) — As temperatures cool and leaves take on their autumn hues Coeur d’Alene Casino is settling into a season of celebration and tradition. In conjunction with Native American Heritage Month, celebrated nationally every November, Native American rappers Lil Mike & FunnyBone of America’s Got Talent perform on Nov. 14 and Coeur d’Alene Casino’s annual Winter Blessing will return Nov. 21.
That’s not all the casino has planned. Construction began in October to transform the former buffet area into a new exclusive high-limit gaming room set to be opened on New Year’s Eve. The room, named HnLamq’e (hen-lam-ka) which means bear in Coeur d’Alene, will feature exclusive high-limit gaming machines for Coeur Rewards members in the Ultimate and Executive tiers. A food court with new food options is coming in spring 2022.
Upcoming Events and Entertainment:
Lil Mike & Funny Bone — Nov. 14
Two of the best Native American rappers will make their way to Coeur d’Alene Casino Nov. 14. The duo, also known as Mike Bone, made their world debut with an unforgettable performance on America’s Got Talent in 2013 with their song Rain Dance. Their combination of comedy and rap keeps audiences coming back for more. The free event begins at 6 p.m. in the Mildred Bailey room, part of NightHawk Lounge. Must be 21 or older. For more information visit cdacasino.com.
Winter Blessing — Nov. 21
Winter Blessing returns with traditional storytelling, dancers and frybread with huckleberry jam on Sunday, Nov. 21 at 5 p.m. The annual event is centered around celebrating the season, honoring traditions and giving thousands to charities and deserving individuals. Each year Coeur d’Alene Casino pledges $20,000 to individuals and non-profit organizations as part of the annual Winter Blessing. The community is encouraged to nominate individuals beginning Nov. 22 through Dec. 5 and non-profit organizations Dec. 6 through Dec. 19. Twenty families will each receive $500 and 10 non-profit organizations in the Inland Northwest will each receive $1,000. Nominations can be submitted at 937themountain.com.
King of the Cage MMA — Nov. 18
King of the Cage bring MMA back to Coeur d’Alene Casino on Nov. 18 at 7 p.m. The region’s best fighters will compete including Tylor SiJohn, Josh Richman, Cameron Robinett, Noah Conners, Jose Mendez and Jamal Davis. Tickets start at $40.
*TLC, originally scheduled for Oct. 28, has been canceled. Refunds will be issued. Visit cdacasino.com for more information.
Nighthawk Lounge Live Music
Enjoy live entertainment in a chic, modern setting with a state-of-the-art sound system and a full bar. Live music is set for Fridays and Saturdays from 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.
Chinook Crafted by Adam Hegsted Live Music
Chinook recently reopened with a refreshed name and updated menu designed by local culinary legend Adam Hegsted. The new menu includes an updated cocktail program adding 10 craft cocktails that can be enjoyed while listening to live music at the Chinook Lounge Fridays and Saturdays from 6 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Honoring Our Veterans Stickgame Tournament — Nov. 12-14
Witness exciting diversions, trickery and unique drumbeats in the Coeur d’Alene Casino events center Nov. 12-14. This tribal tradition of betting and entertainment is free to watch. Participants will have a chance at the $39,000 pot throughout the three-day tournament.
Create & Paint with Sidney Black Eagle — Nov. 20
Enter the world of painting on Saturday, Nov. 20 with a create and paint workshop led by local artist Sidney Black Eagle. Her art is often inspired by nature, people, wildlife and emotions and shows movement using color. Learn new, techniques as well as how to mix and create colors and how they complement each other. The workshop is $50 and includes all materials and personal instruction.
Spa Ssakwa’q’n at Coeur d’Alene Casino is the place to de-stress and unwind. A place to connect with nature, the spa features a natural and gender-neutral environment beautifully crafted to ensure that each guest’s experience is perfect. For more questions or to book a spa service call (855) 232-2772 or visit cdacasino.com/spa.
October Spa Specials
Make this Fall your chance to relax and rejuvenate with deals on products at Coeur d’Alene Casino’s Spa Ssakwa’q’n all month long. Purchase the following item and receive a second item for 10% off. The final week features Babor’s best of Babor 65th Anniversary Kit and Peptide concentrate. Call (855) 232-2772 for more information and to book a treatment.
November Spa Special
Give your skin a little extra TLC this season with the CBD Chill Facial. The 60-minute treatment will target inflammation and fight against premature aging to soften facial tension and hydrate. Enjoy this specialty facial in November for $90. Receive 10% off a CBD product following the treatment. Call (855) 232-2772 to book.
$60,000 Mad for Plaid — Oct. 30
Fall into your share of $60,000 cash during the Mad for Plaid Giveaway. On Saturday, Oct. 30 be one of 30 lucky winners of $1,000 on each date. Play a favorite video gaming machine starting Oct. 1 and earn entries into the giveaway. Receive one entry for every 500 points earned with a Coeur Rewards card.
$120,000 Keep on Truckin’ Giveaway – Dec. 18
Coeur d’Alene Casino is revving up the winnings and giving away a brand-new F-150 truck. On Saturday, Dec. 18 win one of 30 cash and Extra Play Cash prizes valued between $1,000 and $12,000 and one lucky winner in the 5-7 p.m. giveaway will also win a truck and cash prize package valued at $58,000. Play a video gaming machine starting Nov. 1 to earn entries with a Coeur Rewards card.
Coeur d’Alene Casino is kicking off the season with an all-new hotel specials. There’s a little something for everyone including stay and play, stay and eat and stay and spa packages.
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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. Named Tribal Destination of the Year in 2019 by AIANTA and winning the silver Distinguished Dozen award from Courier in 2019 and 2020, the property features 300 rooms and suites, six distinct food and beverage venues and entertainment including live music and comedy as well as hands-on tours and experiences through the casino’s Cultural Tourism Program. Three million-dollar winners have found their luck on 100,000 square feet of gaming space offering nearly 1,200 video gaming machines and high stakes bingo. Additional amenities include a 15,000 square foot spa voted 1st for “Resort Spas that deliver the Ahh Factor” by Spatrips.com (2012), 40,000 square feet of meeting space, indoor and outdoor wedding locations 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. The Gene Bates designed course is home to the Circling Raven Championship presented by KXLY 4 News Now, a Symetra Tour “Road to the LPGA” event, held annually in August. LIKE Coeur d’Alene Casino on Facebook and Instagram or follow us on Twitter. For more information about Coeur d’Alene Casino, visit www.cdacasino.com.