IF YOU LOVE MAC AND CHEESE, GET READY FOR THE COEUR D'ALENE MAC AND CHEESE FESTIVAL IN 2022!

Mac and cheese Fest in Coeur d'Alene

This 5th annual Mac and Cheese festival, hosted by Coeur d’Alene Downtown Association, will celebrate all things cheesy, creamy, and delicious.

The festival will take place in downtown Coeur d'Alene, and it will be the perfect event for foodies of all ages. Be sure to mark the date on your calendar, because this festival is not one to miss!

5th Annual Mac & Cheese Festival, Downtown Coeur d'Alene!

The best thing about living and visiting North Idaho is being surrounded by amazing food and drink. You have access to fresh game, award-winning wines, sweet honey, huckleberry everything, craft beers and ciders, locally grown produce; all of which make for a delightful dining experience.about living and visiting North Idaho is being surrounded by amazing food and drink.

You have access to fresh game, award-winning wines, sweet honey, huckleberry everything, craft beers and ciders, locally grown produce; all of which make for a delightful dining experience. The 2022 CDA Mac Cheese Festival, hosted honors your favorite childhood food by showcasing special preparations from local chefs who will be battling for the Golden Noodle Award in a culinary battle royale!

Attendees of the 5th Annual Mac and Cheese Festival will enjoy a cheesy-food-filled day tasting various delectable dishes with delicious craft beer pairings. They will be able to cast their vote for their favorite dish, which will be used to determine the People's Choice Trophy.

WHEN IS THE COEUR D'ALENE MAC AND CHEESE FESTIVAL?

The 2022 Mac and Cheese Festival is January 15, 2022

The Lunch Session check-in time is from 11 am - 1 pm.

The food starts serving at Noon.

There is also a Dinner Session:

Check-in time frame 2 pm - 4 pm.

Serving ends at 6 pm.

If you want to start the party early: Sign up for the Mac Cheese Dinner Lake Cruise on Friday, January 14.

"Kick off the Mac Cheese Festival with an evening dinner cruise on Lake Coeur d'Alene. Grab your friends, family, and kiddos to hop on board for some cheese-filled fun! 90-minute evening dinner cruises are offered at 4:30, 5:00, 7:00 and 7:30. This year's menu features Bourbon Cheddar Mac Cheese, Loaded Bacon Mac and Deep Fried Mac Cheese Bites."

HOW CAN YOU PURCHASE TICKETS TO ATTEND THE 2022 COEUR D'ALENE MAC AND CHEESE FESTIVAL FESTIVAL?

Besides the Mac Daddy overnight package and the dinner cruise on Lake Coeur d'Alene, there are a few other packages for the Mac and Cheese Fest.

You can buy tickets to the Mac and Cheese Festival here.

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO ATTEND THE COEUR D'ALENE MAC AND CHEESE FESTIVAL?

Mac Cheese Festival Tickets Kiddie Mac | $12

Includes 3 Mac Cheese

Tasters Mac Pack | $25

6 Mac Cheese Tasters

Mac Beer (ages 21+) | $35

6 Mac Cheese Tasters, 8 Beer Tastings (4 oz.), Commemorative Pint Glass

If you enjoy good food, craft beer and wine, or just want to support a local event then the 5th Annual 2022 Mac Cheese Festival is for you. Head over to their website now if you're interested in attending this year's festival on January 15th!

They also have great packages available that include overnight accommodations with all of your meals included so no need to worry about cooking dinner after all of your cheesy foods are gone!

WANT YOUR MAC AND CHEESE RECIPE IN THE FESTIVAL?

Do you have a fantastic Mac and Cheese recipe that you think should be considered for a Golden Noodle award? If that's the case, the festival https://cdadowntown.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/08/MacCheese.Restaurant.Application.pdf