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Time for some Winter fun!

Hold on to your sleds … it’s time to celebrate all things snowy and bright during the Sandpoint Winter Carnival, coming to town Feb. 14-23 with non-stop events both in town and on the mountain. First week highlights include the Parade of Lights Friday, Feb. 14, featuring zany floats through downtown, plus there’s Schweitzer’s Let It Glow! Night Parade and Fireworks, Sunday, Feb. 16.

And there’s much more coming up second week, including the Weird & Wonderful Pub Crawl on Saturday, Feb. 22, and what may be the all-time favorite carnival event, the K9 Keg Pull at Eichardt’s Pub on Sunday, Feb. 23. Check out the entire schedule on the event’s official website: SandpointWinterCarnival.com.

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Visit Sandpoint, Idaho

About Visit Sandpoint

Looking for the best places to visit in the Pacific Northwest as you’re planning your next vacation, holiday or travel package?

Beautiful Sandpoint, in the northern tip of Idaho, is no ordinary vacation destination. Located on magnificent 43-mile-long Lake Pend Oreille, surrounded by the Selkirk and Cabinet mountains, and with Schweitzer Mountain ski resort minutes away, Sandpoint is blessed with outstanding natural attractions in all seasons. But it goes deeper than that.

The town itself is exceptional, home to a thriving arts community, the historic Panida Theater, a busy events schedule, a plethora of excellent restaurants, fine lodging, unusual shopping and abundant recreation. In fact, Sandpoint has been named the “Most Beautiful Town in America” by Rand McNally and USA Today.

Our mission

visit-sandpoint-logoTo help others discover and enjoy Sandpoint, Visit Sandpoint is proudly produced by the Tourism Council of the Greater Sandpoint Chamber of Commerce. The Tourism Council is dedicated to the vitality and growth of the tourism industry in the greater Sandpoint area, and to ensuring that visitors to Sandpoint fully enjoy the many wonderful attractions of our community.

Visit Sandpoint members represent all parts of the visitor and hospitality sectors, as well as supporting businesses. See all our members in our Business Directory»

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Are you a greater Sandpoint area business? Your membership in Visit Sandpoint helps support our group’s ongoing, year-round marketing and promotional efforts. Your membership also returns direct benefits to your business, including listings on this website and in the annual Sandpoint Visitor Guide; low-cost, cooperative advertising opportunities; ability to place your brochure in the Sandpoint Visitor Center; and more. Go see more about Visit Sandpoint membership at the Greater Sandpoint Chamber of Commerce»