Professional Golf and Live Entertainment Return to Coeur d’Alene Casino this August

WORLEY, Idaho (July 23, 2021) — They’re back! Entertainment is in full swing this August at Coeur d’Alene Casino with the beginning of the Coeur Stars lineup kicking off with Bill Engvall (Aug. 5) and Grits & Glamour: Lorrie Morgan & Pam Tillis (Aug. 19). Rounding out the month, some of the top, up-and-coming female golfers will compete at the Circling Raven Championship, presented by KXLY Channel 4 News, a Symetra “Road to the LPGA Tour” event.

Comedian, actor and writer Bill Engvall, best known for his work on Blue Collar Comedy Tour and Them Idiots Whirled Tour, returns to Coeur d’Alene Casino Thursday, Aug. 5 at 7 p.m. As an author Engvall is known for “You Don’t Have to Be Dumb to Be Stupid” and “Here’s Your Sign.” He made it to the big screen in “Delta Farce” and starred in the “The Bill Engvall Show.” Engvall’s most recent work includes the Netflix comedy special “Just Sell Him For Parts” and horror movie “The Neighbor” as well as his newest show “Blue Collar Auction.”  Tickets start at $40.

Grits & Glamour: Lorrie Morgan and Pam Tillis will grace the Coeur d’Alene Casino stage with their classics like Tillis’ “Maybe it was Memphis” and “Mi Vida Loca” and Morgan’s “Something in Red” and “Except for Monday” as well as new original music. The show is loosely scripted with good-natured ribbing and off-the-cuff remarks. The country duo are backed by some of Nashville’s finest musicians and singers making for a night of laughter and great music. Tickets start at $50.

The Circling Raven Championship is set for Aug. 23-29 featuring some of the world’s best female golfers. The event will feature a full field of competitors vying for their piece of the $200,000 purse. Spectator passes are now on sale. Single-day passes are just $5 or enjoy the full week-long tournament for $20. Two-day and three-day passes are also available.

That’s not all for Coeur d’Alene Casino’s events and entertainment:

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 9 p.m. to 1 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 p.m.

Cultural Tourism

Lifeways Workshop “Make Your Own” Bead Wrapped Rope Necklace or Bracelets – Aug.  6

Adornment is highly valued by the Coeur d’Alene people and to this day beautifully crafted necklaces, chokers, earrings and bracelets are worn. The workshop on Friday, Aug. 6 from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. focuses on ornamentation worn by Coeur d’Alene Tribal people. The 6-hour workshop will be guided by Coeur d’Alene Tribal member artist Leanne Campbell to create a bead-wrapped rope necklace or bracelet set. The workshop is $45 per person and includes all materials and dinner.

Kayaking and Canoeing Tour – Aug. 18
This tribal-guided tour departs from Chatcolet Day Use Area and meanders up to Plummer Marsh. Enjoy wildlife viewing and bird watching while learning the history of the Coeur d’Alene Tribe, Trail of the Coeur d’Alenes and Heyburn State Park. The tour is scheduled for Wednesday, Aug. 18 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Kayaks, life jackets, and lunch included for $60 per person.

Spa Ssakwa’q’n
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 every guests’ experience is absolutely perfect. For more questions or to book a spa service call (855) 232-2772 or visit

August Spa Special – Anti-Aging Spa Manicure
Give your hands some TLC this summer. The Anti-Aging Spa Manicure restores skin texture to create soft and supple hands. This summer, let your hands experience the youthful benefits of FarmHouse Fresh and receive a deluxe sample from FarmHouse Fresh. Their organic, farm-based products will leave your skin glowing. The August spa special is $65. Call (855) 232-2772 to book a treatment.

Circling Raven Golf Club
The acclaimed 18-hole, par-72 course offers golfers a welcome challenge among 620 acres of rolling hills, trees and wildlife. 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. For more information or to book a tee time visit

August Golf Events

  • Couples Date Night: Eight is Enough – Aug. 6
  • Family Day – Aug. 9
  • Speelya Tournament – Aug. 14 & 15
  • Couples Date Night – Aug. 20
  • Play Like a Pro – Aug. 30

Casino Promotions

$90,000 Hot Summer Knights Giveaway – Aug 12-14 & Aug. 26-28
Coeur d’Alene Casino is heating up the winnings with the $90,000 Hot Summer Knights Giveaway. Play a video gaming machine starting Sunday, Aug. 1 to earn entries into the giveaway. Get one entry for every 500 points earned with a Coeur Rewards card. Thirty lucky winners will walk away with $500 on each of the six giveaway dates in August. Half of each prize will be paid out in cash and the other half in Extra Play Cash.

Upcoming Events and Entertainment at Coeur d’Alene Casino

  • Super Diamond: The Neil Diamond Tribute Band – Sept. 2
  • TLC – Oct. 28
  • King of the Cage MMA – Nov. 18

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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 (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