Latest Parks & Recreation Department News Releases

Nov. 17

Numerica Skate Ribbon Plans to Open for Ice Skating on November 23

4:50 p.m. - The Numerica Skate Ribbon is anticipated open on Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2021 welcoming ice skaters for another beautiful winter in the park.

Nov. 16

Parks & Public Works Enter 10-year Water Conservation Partnership

10:59 a.m. - The City of Spokane Parks and Public Works divisions are entering a new 10-year partnership to conserve water on our beloved public outdoor spaces.

Nov. 12

New Playgrounds Coming to Logan Peace and AM Cannon Parks

12:13 p.m. - AM Cannon & Logan Peace Parks are each getting a new playground to replace aging and damaged play equipment.

Nov. 8

Winter Farmers Market at Riverfront Pavilion Begins November 10

2:14 p.m. - Riverfront’s popular Winter Market returns for a second year, featuring additional local farmers, processors, artisans, and hand crafters

Nov. 2

Vietnam Veterans Memorial Renovation Ribbon Cutting on Veterans Day

3:21 p.m. - Renovations are nearly complete at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Riverfront, thanks to an organized group of veterans and generous donations.

Sept. 30

Comstock Irrigation Replacements Begins Next Week

12:48 p.m. - The January windstorm brought significant damage to Comstock; work to replace damage begins next week, and is expected to be completed by winter.

Sept. 23

City to Celebrate Saving of Riverfront Clock Tower on October 13

9:04 a.m. - City of Spokane and Mayor Nadine Woodward will honor the man who spearheaded the community effort to save the Riverfront clock tower 50 years ago

Sept. 13

Vietnam Veterans Memorial Renovation Underway in Riverfront

5:16 p.m. - The memorial will be cleaned, have its cracks repaired, and be polished. Then, several amenities will be added to the memorial.

Sept. 8

Spokane Parks Master Plan Workshops September 14, 22

12:18 p.m. - Spokane Parks & Recreation is creating a roadmap for the next 10 years, and is asking for additional community input through virtual workshops

Sept. 2

Spokane Symphony Labor Day Concert Update

5:18 p.m. - A reminder about the Spokane Symphony’s free Labor Day Weekend concert, with an update about the Spokane Symphony’s COVID-19 health policies.