Trucks o’goodness opening Thursday

Print Article

LOREN BENOIT/Press The new Prairie Pavilion food truck court off Heartland Drive opens Thursday.

COEUR d’ALENE — Shrimp po'boy, anyone?

How about tasty tacos, savory Japanese curry or a plate of smoky barbecue goodness?

Try any — or all — of them Thursday during the soft opening of the Prairie Pavilion at 7777 N. Heartland Drive.

"We're extremely excited," Prairie Pavilion co-founder Kym Nagel said Monday. "It's taken a while, so we're ready."

Kym and her husband, Nate, who own Premier Auction Center in Post Falls, and their business partners, Jason and Laura Quast, who own the Jitterz Espresso stands, announced in January they'd bought the 1.75-acre lot at the southwest corner of Prairie Avenue and Heartland to transform it into a culinary destination with at least a dozen unique food vendors as well as a Jitterz.

The brutal weather earlier this year pushed back the progress a bit, so everyone's eager for the pavilion to open, Kym said.

"The hype has been literally insane," Kym said. "I'm excited for the vendors to be able to showcase their amazing food. They’ve been ever so patient with this process."

While a few vendors are pending, Kym said several will be ready to serve their hungry patrons during the soft opening — Big Daddy's Sweets, Meyer's Gourmet Sandwiches, Mad Moose Concession, Taco Works, Las Brasas Mexican Grill, Curry Shack and Casey's Smoke Shack.

Hours vary depending on the vendor.

A grand opening celebration of the Prairie Pavilion will be announced in the near future.

Info: 208-664-1010

— Devin Weeks

Print Article

Read More Local News

Body scanner brouhaha

January 22, 2020 at 5:00 am | Coeur d'Alene Press A sheriff’s office proposal that would prevent drugs from being smuggled into the county jail has been deep-sixed at the commissioners’ office. For several years, correction officers have asked the ...

Comments

Read More

No charges, no allegations in alleged LGBTQ incident

January 22, 2020 at 5:00 am | Coeur d'Alene Press An incident at an iconic downtown Coeur d’Alene tavern Friday involving a member of the LGBTQ community that caused a wild stir on social media appears to have been overblown. Police said Tuesday th...

Comments

Read More

Boundary review buzz

January 22, 2020 at 5:00 am | Coeur d'Alene Press COEUR d’ALENE — In just a few years, Seth and Valerie Rounds’ young son and daughter will be students in the Coeur d’Alene School District. They want to know what elementary school their kids will a...

Comments

Read More

Cd’A agrees with Verizon on small cells that could aid 5G

January 22, 2020 at 5:00 am | Coeur d'Alene Press In the not-too-distant future, when you look up along the streetlight posts or utility poles or phone line entanglements in Coeur d’Alene and discover a never-before-seen gray box, don’t worry. That’...

Comments

Read More

Contact Us

(208) 664-8176
215 N. Second St
Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83814

©2020 The Coeur d'Alene Press Terms of Use Privacy Policy
X
X