Events at the Sandpoint Winter Carnival

2023 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Our Winter Carnival crew is still hard at work shaping up the calendar, but there are loads of events already set! Check back as the Winter Carnival draws near to see the latest and greatest listings of happenings. Meantime, browse on below to see what’s already on the docket. We hope to see you in Sandpoint, Idaho for our 50th annual Sandpoint Winter Carnival!

Browse by date:

Friday, February 17

SANDPOINT SHOPPING DISTRICT 

will have a Winter Carnival Sales throughout the Winter Carnival   2/17 and 2/26.

CAROUSEL EMPORIUM

Snacks and Sips 17,18 & 24-26.    We’ll be playing a “spin to win” game all week (10-50% off) with a grand prize giveaway gift certificate worth $250

Reservations are required and can be made by calling (208)263-9066.

PARADE OF LIGHTS  – SPONSORED BY TING

downtown Sandpoint, 5:30p

PEND D’OREILLE WINERY PARADE AFTER FUN

Block party on 3rd street 6-8:00pm

  • DJ music by Sandcreek Sound
  • Dance, Light, and fire performance by Gypsy Divas (approximately 20 mins of dance)
  • Firepits for complimentary s’mores
  • Pend d’Oreille Winery Tent:  soup, s’mores, and non-alcoholic drinks
  • Hendricks Architecture:  Complimentary hot cocoa bar

LIVE AT THE HIVE

Stoney Holiday Band     Doors open at 7pm

SCHWEITZER

Tubing, Nastar racing, twilight skiing, kids’ night out

MUSIC CONSERVATORY OF SANDPOINT

Residing Artists Show #1 – 3pm
Sheldon Packwood, Jake Robin, Beth Pederson & Bruce Bishop

MUSIC CONSERVATORY OF SANDPOINT

Residing Artists Show #2  – 7pm
Molly Starlite, Patrice Webb, Justin Landis


Saturday, February 18

THE 219 LIVE MUSIC

Desperate 8’s

THE 219

From the Cellar Dark Beer Event

SCHWEITZER

Tubing, Village Campfire, hosted snowshoe hike, nastar racing, twilight skiing, kids’ night out

MUSIC CONSERVATORY OF SANDPOINT

Residing Artists Show #3 – 4p
Mikkel Lee of Aether Project, Kerry Lee Diminyatz, Brendan Kelty.

PEND D’OREILLE WINERY

Live music by KOSH (5-8:00)

WESTERN PLEASURE GUEST RANCH

  • Sleigh Ride, dinner and concert

Join us at the Western Pleasure Guest Ranch this entertaining evening which includes a horse drawn sleigh ride through tall pines on the ranch property, upon returning to the lodge you will be served dinner of beef brisket and pork ribs with all the fixin’s, followed by music.  Cost for this event is $130 for adults and $75 for children ages 6-12. A no-host bar will be available for you to purchase beer and wine. Reservations are required and can be made by calling (208) 263-9066.


Sunday, February 19

SCHWEITZER

Let it Glow Parade and Fireworks.

Tubing, Village Campfire, hosted snowshoe hike, nastar racing, twilight skiing,


Monday, February 20

JALAPENOS

Winter Carnival 50th Anniversary GOLD margarita Monday (16oz double margarita for the price of a single 12oz)


Tuesday, February 21

JALAPENOS

It’s taco Tuesday! $3 crispy beef or chicken tacos, $4 pints of Mexican draft beers and $6/12oz hornitos margaritas and $8/16oz hornitos margaritas.

PEND D’OREILLE WINERY

Apres’ Ski at the Winery:  Wine specials with a ski pass


Wednesday, February 22

PEND D’OREILLE WINERY

Peter Lucht on the Piano (5-7pm)
Happy Hour at the winery: 15% Pizza and Bottle of wine


Thursday, February 23

Coming Soon!


Friday, February 24

PIERCE AUTO CHILI COOK – OFF

30 Gun Club Rd, Sagle.

Call with any questions 208 263-4212

SCHWEITZER

Tubing, Village Campfire, hosted snowshoe hike, nastar racing, twilight skiing,

PEND D’OREILLE WINERY

Live Jazz with the Ron Kieper Trio (5-8)


Saturday, February 25

SCHWEITZER

Sam Adams Air & Apres (Big air show)

SCHWEITZER

tubing, campfire, hosted snowshoe hike, nastar racing, twilight skiing

LIVE AT THE 219

Jake Rozier Band 2/25

PEND D’OREILLE WINERY

Mike Johnson Trio (5-8pm)


Sunday, February 26

EICHARDT’S K9 KEG PULL

on Cedar Street