Latest Parks & Recreation Department News Releases

Oct. 24

Dr. Suzan Entwistle Marshall, wife of Dr. John Marshall, donates art

2:52 p.m. - A sculpture to celebrate family will be unveiled near the Centennial Trail by Kendall Yards, on Saturday, October 27, 2018 at 1 P.M.

Oct. 19

“Spooky Looff” – Teens-Only Event Saturday

11:49 a.m. - Take a spin on the Spooky Looff and hang out with Z Nation zombies at Riverfront’s first teen-only event at the Looff Carrousel.

Oct. 18

Riverfront Redevelopment Open House Tuesday, October 30, 2018

12:48 p.m. - Riverfront Redevelopment Open House: progress on construction, preliminary concepts for the North Bank including the destination playground.

Oct. 11

Fall Weekend Events at Riverfront Park

12:40 p.m. - Two events at Riverfront this weekend provide free and affordable family entertainment. Join us to celebrate fall!

Sept. 21

Friday Night Flights in Riverfront Park

1:17 p.m. - Take flight on September 21 and 28, 2018!

Sept. 6

Conservation Site in Riverfront Named for Bill Fearn, former Director

3:04 p.m. - Spokane Parks and Recreation will name the former YMCA site in Riverfront Park after former Parks and Recreation Director (1965 – 1980) Bill Fearn.

Sept. 5

Robert Trent Jones II Developing Master Plan for Golf Improvements

10:06 a.m. - The master plans will help guide facility improvements beyond irrigation needs and provide a road map for future refinements

Aug. 20

Air quality impacts for Parks & Recreation activities

10:59 a.m. - Poor air quality is causing changes and closures across areas of City of Spokane Parks and Recreation. We will continue to monitor the air quality.

Aug. 17

New Bungee Trampoline Opens in Riverfront Park

11:36 a.m. - A new attraction is open in Riverfront Park, giving visitors another way to soar through the air.

July 6

Glover Field Park & Peaceful Valley Riverwalk renamed to Redband Park

2:37 p.m. - Park Board voted to rename Glover Field & Peaceful Valley Riverwalk to Redband Park, in honor of the Redband Rainbow Trout that spawn there.