Events in Harrison 2017
Items on this page are for your information and not necessarily sponsored by the Harrison Chamber of Commerce
Boot Scootin' Boogie. Everyone is welcome to dance to the Kelly Hughes Band at Harrison's annual dance, dinner, and auction in the Historic Harrison Gym.
The Boot Scootin' Boogie (also known as "The Barn Dance) is the Harrison Chamber of Commerce's annual dinner, dance, and auction. Proceeds support the 4th of July Fireworks Show, Summer Music in the Park, and flowers at the park.
Grange Market every Saturday, 10 am - 3 pm from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day weekend.
100 Year Fire Commemoration Kick-Off & SM Fire District 30th Anniversary. Volunteer firefighter thanks, presentations, firefighter demonstrations and safety tips, walk in a firefighter's shoes-try on turnouts, sit on the fire truck, bucket brigade, kid activities. Downtown Harrison at the City Park.
Opening Day: Student Fire Themed Art Show
See the works of local students in the Harrison Building and Harrison Library.
Summer Music in the Park Starts
Pig in the Park and Craft & Trade Fair - maybe canceled in 2017.
Fourth of July Fireworks on the waterfront.
Old Time Picnic. This three-day celebration is a reunion of families and friends of Harrison. Festivities start Friday with the coronation of the "Old Time Picnic" Royalty and a potluck dinner. Parade is Sunday at 10 am, followed by fun "old time" games in the park, such as sack races, baby crawling, nail driving, greased pole climbing, and an obstacle race. More information for the 2016 event will posted as it becomes available.
100 Year Fire - Robert Singletary Presentation
Robert Singletary from the Museum of North Idaho will give a historical presentation at the Harrison Grange, downtown Harrison. Time tbd.
Power Boat Regatta at Harrison Docks
"The Power Boat Regatta at Harrison is the biggest boating event and fund raiser of the summer on Coeur d'Alene Lake," says regatta spokesman Mike Shill. The regatta show-n-shine on the Harrison public docks includes some of the most beautiful and fastest boats in the Northwest. More importantly, this is a fundraiser for the American Lung Association. Dave Smith Motors is a major sponsor. "All proceeds go directly to the American Lung Association. All boats, cars and motorcycles welcome!" This is not a Chamber sponsored event. Please direct all questions and comments to Mike Shill at 509-993-7158.
18th Annual Haul Ass to Harrison Car Show-n-Shine.
The annual car show takes place downtown. Registration is in the city park from 8 am - 11 am. Live music on the stage starts at 11 am. Awards at 2:30 pm. Contact Russ Wilbur at (208) 661-9989 for more information about the car show.
Oktoberfest in the city park, 1 - 7 pm (rain or shine). Features area micro-breweries and home brewers, vendors, food, and activities for the kids (face painting, bounce house, etc.). If you would like to be a vendor or to volunteer at the event, please contact Teri Riberich at (208) 582-2341.
Winterfest. Lights, caroling, hayrides, hot drinks and shopping around town.