Special Events


Tot Trot

8:30 AM | McEuen Park

The Tot Trot is prior to the Spring Dash at 9 AM. Mudgy and Millie will cheer you on.

Run for 271

9 AM | McEuen Park

This annual CDA School District 5K Fun Run, Obstacle Run, and Play Pen event is a family event. Mudgy and Millie will join in the fun at 9:45 AM.

Parks Day

noon to dusk | CDA City Park

Join Mudgy and Millie as they enjoy activities and entertainment in the park.

4th of July Parade

Monday, July 4th, 2022
Downtown Coeur d’Alene

Watch for Mudgy and Millie in their Mudgymobile.

Mudgy and Millie’s 15th Birthday Party

Saturday, September 23rd, 2023
10 AM | CDA Public Library Community Room

Celebrate with author Susan Nipp as she reads one of the Mudgy & Millie stories, meet sculptor Terry Lee, sing along with Mudgy and Millie, and enjoy birthday cake. Books will be available for purchase or bring along your own books for autographing.

Festival of Lights Parade

Friday, November 24th
5 PM | Downtown CDA

Mudgy and Millie will be waving to you from their Mudgymobile!

In the News

Television Feature

Susan Nipp, author of Mudgy & Millie, was featured on “Northwest Profiles” in May, 2011, on KSPS, Spokane Public Television.

View the Northwest Profiles feature video

Figpickels is “home base” for Mudgy and Millie

We are pleased to announce that the following downtown locations feature the Mudgy & Millie book and the Mudgy & Millie Australia book ($16.95 each) and the plush Mudgy with Millie velcroed to his antlers ($18.95): Figpickels Toy Emporium, The Resort Logo Shop at The Coeur d’Alene Resort, Coeur d’Alene Chamber of Commerce, The Angel Gallery, Christmas At The Lake, Papillon Paper Emporium, Marketplace Gifts, and the Coeur d’Alene Public Library.

Mudgy & Millie Christmas Ornaments

Ornaments are available for purchase at Christmas At The Lake, located in downtown Coeur d’Alene on Sherman Avenue. They come on a mailable card with an envelope. Retail price is $9.95. Christmas At The Lake will mail them for you within the U.S. Perfect for remembering that trek on the Mudgy & Millie Trail.