Latest Parks & Recreation Department News Releases

May 2

Riverfront’s North Promenade and Expo Butterfly Open Tomorrow

4:11 p.m. - The new North Promenade in Riverfront Park will open tomorrow, along with the return of an Expo ’74 butterfly to mark the north gateway.

April 29

Indian Canyon opens 13 holes, with discounted rates and new irrigation

10:25 a.m. - Amidst a full irrigation replacement, Indian Canyon golf course will open thirteen holes on Monday, April 29, 2019 at a discounted rate.

April 25

Free Arbor Day activities Saturday at Finch Arboretum

1:22 p.m. - Celebrate Arbor Day with free family activities, yard care tips, and environmental education on Saturday at Finch Arboretum.

April 19

N. Suspension Bridge Maint. Closure, N. Promeande Opens for Bloomsday

1:23 p.m. - The North Suspension pedestrian bridge is closing today for maintenance, and the new North Promenade will open in time for Bloomsday.

April 12

Riverfront Spokane Selects AEG Presents for Event Booking Services

10:45 a.m. - One of the leading providers of live entertainment in the world, AEG will bring at least 30 concerts to the Pavilion during their three year contract.

March 29

Downriver Golf Course Opens Saturday, The Creek at Qualchan on Monday

8:30 a.m. - More good news for Spokane golfers! With the final winter traces giving way to spring green, Downriver & The Creek at Qualchan are opening.

March 26

Esmeralda Golf Course to Open Front Nine Thursday

2:40 p.m. - Esmeralda will open the front nine holes on Thursday, March 28, 2019

Feb. 27

Numerica is Corporate Naming Partner at Skate Ribbon & SkyRide

1:25 p.m. - Park Board approved a proposed naming partnership with Numerica Credit Union, providing additional free and low-cost programs

Feb. 12

Park Board to Vote on Naming Partnership at Skate Ribbon & SkyRide

3:10 p.m. - Possible partnership would bring additional free and low-cost programming to the Skate Ribbon

Jan. 4

Riverfront Wheels Park Design Open House: January 9

2:59 p.m. - A wheels park is planned for the north bank of Riverfront, and we'd love to hear from the wheels community about design elements they want to see.