Latest Parks & Recreation Department News Releases

Yesterday

Eat Good Group to Begin Temporary Operations at Riverfront Park

3:05 p.m. - The Eat Good Group, LLC will begin temporary operations at Riverfront on Monday, August 10. The café will be open daily from 11 A.M. - 7 P.M.

July 22

White Elephant Reuniting with Looff Carrousel Animals in Riverfront

3:34 p.m. - One of the iconic figures from The White Elephant stores will soon have a new home in Riverfront Park at the Looff Carrousel building.

July 17

Parks & Recreation COVID-19 Coronavirus Update: July 16, 2020

2:23 p.m. - An update on impacts to Parks & Recreation amidst COVID-19. Select recreation programs resume June 20 with modifications.

June 26

Drive-in 4th of July Fireworks at multiple sites across Spokane

12:01 p.m. - Spokane Indians Baseball Club, City Parks & Rec, County Parks, and Spokane Public Schools partner with underwriters to offer four drive-in shows

June 24

City’s First All-Inclusive Playground Design Revealed

11:49 a.m. - Designs were unveiled today for the City’s first all-inclusive playground, funded by a community benefit grant from Providence Health Care.

June 23

Inclusive Playground Design Reveal in Riverfront Park: a virtual event

4:08 p.m. - A virtual event to unveil designs for the City’s first all-inclusive playground, funded by a community benefit grant from Providence Health Care.

Manito Mirror Pond Rehabilitation Project Complete

2:31 p.m. - Visitors to Manito Park will see a healthier Mirror Pond as the result of a recent rehabilitation project.

June 19

Food Trucks at Manito

2:49 p.m. - Food Trucks at Manito Park for the remainder of the month of June!

June 12

Parks & Recreation COVID-19 Coronavirus Update: June 12, 2020

12:55 p.m. - An update on Parks & Recreation spaces and programs

June 5

Playgrounds re-open under Spokane Regional Health District guidance

12:15 p.m. - Health Officer lifts previous directive to close playgrounds