Latest Parks & Recreation Department News Releases

Nov. 30

South Indian Canyon road to close for winter

11:48 a.m. - South Indian Canyon road to close for winter

World Ice Skating Day Dec. 4 at the Numerica Skate Ribbon

11:42 a.m. - Be one of the first 50 people to visit the Numerica Skate Ribbon on Dec. 4, 2022, and enjoy free admission sponsored by Numerica Credit Union

Nov. 17

Parks & Recreation + Partners Bring Holiday Festivities 2022

3:37 p.m. - This holiday season, Parks & Rec and partners are offering a wide variety of festive events and activities to bring cheer through the New Year

Nov. 14

Numerica Skate Ribbon Opens for Ice Skating Sat., Nov. 19, 2022

2:05 p.m. - The Numerica Skate Ribbon is anticipated to open on Saturday, November 19, 2022, welcoming ice skaters for another beautiful winter in the park

Oct. 11

New Art The Seeking Place Opens October 18 in Riverfront Park

9:23 a.m. - Spokane’s Riverfront Park is set to unveil its newest piece of public art next week

Oct. 7

100 New Street Trees Coming to West Central & Bemiss Neighborhoods

9:23 a.m. - This month, approximately 100 new street trees will be planted in the West Central and Bemiss neighborhoods, as a part of the SpoCanopy program

Oct. 6

Parks Shares Proposed Dog Park Guidelines, Hosts Dist. 2 Open Houses

4:41 p.m. - Spokane Parks shares proposed guidelines for future parks, asks for feedback on sites for District 2 locations at upcoming open house events

Riverfront Park and Berger Partnership Win ASLA Award

2:39 p.m. - Riverfront Park and Berger Partnership have won an Honor Award in the General Design category from the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA)

Oct. 4

Deadline Extended for Riverfront Pavilion Naming Rights Partner Propos

10:31 a.m. - The deadline for proposals to partner with Riverfront Park in naming the U.S. Pavilion is extended to Oct. 31, 2022

Sept. 22

WSECU Fall Fest Returns Downtown October 1-2, 2022

3:04 p.m. - Riverfront, Downtown Spokane Partnership, River Park Square, and Spokane Arts are partnering to bring a weekend packed with free family fun downtown.