The 1922 Spillman Jr Carousel has twenty ponies and two chariots. Adoption is for life and includes naming the pony. To date seven have been adopted and named. The pony names are placed over each pony on the carousel. The sponsor and pony names are also placed on wall plaques.
Adoption for inside pony - $10,000
Adoption for outside pony - $15,000
Small Chariot - $10,000, Large Chariot - $15,000
#1 - Brown Paint - Inside
#2 - Brown Paint - Outside
#3 - Black - Inside - ADOPTED by Kathy Sims - "Shelly's Spirit"
#4 - Black - Outside - ADOPTED by The Coeur d'Alene Tribe - "War Pony"
#5 - Cream - Inside
#6 - Cream - Outside - ADOPTED by Jim & Brenda Thorpe - "Edison"
#7 - Yellow - Inside
#8 - Yellow - Outside
#9 - Gray - Inside - ADOPTED by Heather MacPhail - "Hope"
#10 - Gray - Outside
#11 - Brown Paint - Inside
#12 - Brown Paint - Outside
#13 - Black - Inside - ADOPTED by Barbara Nelson - "Lucky"
#14 - Black - Outside - ADOPTED by Philip & Leslie Damiano - "Jubilee"
#15 - Cream - Inside
#16 - Cream - Outside
#17 - Yellow - Inside
#18 - Yellow - Outside
#19 - Gray - Inside
#20 - Gray - Outside - ADOPTED by Pereira Family - "Mrs. P's Magic Pony"
Single Chariot - single bench
Double Chariot - double bench
The Coeur d'Alene Carousel Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit, ensuring the legacy and continued operation of the original Playland Pier carousel. All operation costs, maintenance & repairs are covered by ridership, grants, tile etchings, adoptions, donations and the generosity of our supporters.