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February 15, 2019 - February 24, 2019 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Sandpoint Idaho's Winter Carnival 2019

FEBRUARY 15-24, 2019

EVENTS AT THE SANDPOINT WINTER CARNIVAL
The official Schedule of Events is up & we will have lots of fun for the whole family all over Sandpoint and Schweitzer! Plan on being here for this annual event!

Lodging sells out fast so  book your room now!  


2019 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 15
PARADE OF LIGHTS SPONSORED BY TING
The Weird and Wonderful Winter Parade of Lights arrives in downtown Sandpoint with its legions of zany floats, marching groups, and snow-shovel brigades! Sponsored by Ting, the Parade starts at 5:30 p.m. at City Parking Lot, Parade Route TBD 

PARADE OF LIGHTS AFTER PARTY HOSTED BY PEND D’OREILLE WINERY & THE FAT PIG
Following the Parade of Lights, head over to the after party hosted by Pend d’Oreille Winery & The Fat Pig!  301 Cedar St. (party will be on the 3rd Avenue block between Cedar and Main)   A bonfire, performances, kids activities, live music and more. Free and fun!

HOT CHOCOLATE BAR PROVIDED BY HENDRICKS ARCHITECTURE
Keep toasty warm during and after the Parade of Lights with hot cocoa!  Hendricks Architecture will be serving up a hot chocolate bar for FREE!

“DRINKING HABITS” AT THE PANIDA
Accusations, mistaken identities, and romances run wild in this traditional, laugh-out-loud farce. Two nuns at the Sisters of Perpetual Sewing have been secretly making wine to keep the convent’s doors open, but Paul and Sally, reporters and former fiancees, are hot on their trail. T

LIVE MUSIC AT THE 219
219 Lounge, 219 First Ave., hosts live music from 9 pm to midnight, with Hawthorne Roots.Free and open to the public.  21 and older.  Non-smoking environment.  More information.

LIVE MUSIC AT THE BEER HALL
MickDuff’s Beer Hall hosts live music with Devon Wade from 6:30-9:30 p.m. 


SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 16
SCHWEITZER EVENTS – ACTIVITIES ALL DAY
Schweitzer has a full day of fun activities planned – a snowshoe hike, kids crafts, village campfire with complimentary treats, and wine tasting. More information here.

Live music at Taps with Harold’s IGA from 3-6 p.m. and Hawthorne Roots from 7-10 p.m.

5TH ANNUAL WINTER CARNIVAL CORNHOLE CLASSIC TOURNAMENT
Cornhole kings and queens will be taking to the three regulation indoor brewery courts set up at MickDuffs Beer Hall, 220 Cedar St., to test tossing abilities in the 5th Annual Winter Carnival Cornhole Classic Tournament! 

SLEIGH RIDE DINNER AND CONCERT
Come to Western Pleasure Guest Ranch and enjoy a winter Sleigh Ride Dinner and Concert! Sleigh rides can be scheduled at 5 p.m. or 6 p.m., with dinner served at 6:30 p.m. More details to come!  Reservations required by calling 208-263-9066.  westernpleasureranch.com

BEER HALL LIVE MUSIC
MickDuff’s Beer Hall, 220 Cedar Street, Sandpoint hosts live music from 6:30-9:30 p.m.  Newly formed North Idaho local band The Wow Wows feature a self described alternative indie psych rock featuring Hunter Jones, Casey Calhoun, Dyllan Darrington and Jen Javana. 21+ year of age only. 

LIVE MUSIC AT THE 219
Live music with Right Front Burner at the 219 Lounge, 219 N. First Ave., Sandpoint.  It’s funk time as the 219 hosts live music with Right Front Burner from 6 to 9 p.m. 

10 BARREL BREWING BEER CAT TOUR AT SCHWEITZER
Check out 10 Barrel Brewing's Beer Cat at Schweitzer with beer flowing from 11am - 3pm


SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 17
“LET IT GLOW!” NIGHT PARADE AND FIREWORKS!
Schweitzer Mountain has a full day of fun activities planned – a snowshoe hike, kids crafts, and a village campfire with complimentary treats.  Don’t miss the Coca Cola Let it Glow! kids parade and fireworks show from 6-8 p.m., in addition to Sunday night skiing.  

Live music at Taps with Hawthorne Roots from 3-6 p.m. and The Rub from 7-10 p.m.

10 BARREL BREWING BEER CAT TOUR AT SCHWEITZER
Check out 10 Barrel Brewing's Beer Cat at Schweitzer with beer flowing from 11am - 7pm

 

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 18
SCHWEITZER EVENTS – ACTIVITIES ALL DAY
Schweitzer has a full day of fun activities planned – a snowshoe hike, kids crafts, and a village campfire with complimentary treats.  Live music at Taps from 3-6 p.m.  More information.

TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 19
ANNUAL 219 PARTY
The 219 Lounge, 219 First Ave., hosts its annual 219 party on 2/19 starting at 2:19 pm.  There will be snacks and $2.19 drink and beer specials.  

 

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 20
KPND SKI PARTY @ CONNIE’S CAFE
Connie’s Cafe, 323 Cedar Street, hosts the KPND Ski and Board Party starting at 5:30 p.m. Enjoy great prizes, food and drink specials, and lots of fun!

WIND DOWN WEDNESDAY AT THE 219
Keep the week smooth and chilled out with an early evening at the 219, live music from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. with acclaimed Sandpoint musician Truck Mills and guest musician Tom Duebendorfer, who entertain with great Blues, Folk, Gospel and Jazz. Free and open to the public, ages 21+; non-smoking environment.  More information.

 

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 21
DINE OUT FOR A CAUSE
Trinity at City Beach, 58 Bridge St., hosts Dine Out for a Cause from 4:30 p.m. ’til close benefitting the Bonner Community Food Bank. All are welcome to join this great event!  trinityatcitybeach.com

LIVE MUSIC AT THE BEER HALL
MickDuff’s Beer Hall, 220 Cedar Street, Sandpoint hosts live music with Brendan Kelty, showcasing his talents at the ever popular Thursday Night Solo Series! 

 

FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22
NATIONAL MARGARITA DAY CELEBRATION
Jalapeno’s Mexican Restaurant, 314 N. Second Ave., hosts a celebration for National Margarita Day!  Sponsored by Patron, stop by for price specials on great margaritas and prizes! 

BEER HALL LIVE MUSIC
MickDuff’s Beer Hall, 220 Cedar St., hosts live music from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.  with Harold’s IGA.  

LIVE COMEDY AT 219
Live comedy at the 219 Lounge

 

SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 23
WEIRD AND WONDERFUL WINTER PUB CRAWL
Let’s Get Weird! We’re talking about beer and maybe a few shenanigans along the way.  We’re excited to bring you the 3rd Annual Sandpoint Winter Carnival’s Weird & Wonderful Beerfest & Pub Crawl featuring Sandpoint’s finest craft beer imbibing establishments.  Host by MickDuff’s, Trinity at City Beach, and the 219 Lounge.

BEER HALL LIVE MUSIC
MickDuff’s Beer Hall, 220 Cedar St., hosts a fun night of live music, cheers and beers from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. with The Other White Meat! 

PANIDA THEATER
Live performance at the Panida Theater, 300 N. First Ave., starting at 6:30 p.m., TBD.  Visit Panida.org for tickets and more information.

CONCERT AT THE HIVE
For more info and tickets, visit LiveFromTheHive.com.

LIVE COMEDY AT THE 219
Live comedy at the 219 Lounge, 219 N. First Ave., Sandpoint.  

 

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 24
EICHARDT’S K9 KEG PULL
One of Sandpoint’s most endearing and popular events, the Eichardt’s annual K-9 Keg Pull is held at the Granary District.  Matchwood Brewing Company will be providing musical entertainment during and after the Keg Pull.  More details to come!

SCHWEITZER’S “GET THE GIRL’S OUT" WITH SHE JUMPS!
Presented by “She Jumps”, a national community of women of all ages, presents Get The Girls Out. 

HAVE FUN AT WINTER CARNIVAL!! 

 

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