Weddings and Receptions

From the Manito Park gardens to the Floating Stage at Riverfront Park, the City of Spokane has many beautiful locations for your special day. Reservation policies and prices vary with each location. More information.

Parks Facilities Rental

Gazebo/Shelters and spaces available for rent for weddings, picnics, large group gatherings, corporate events

Visit our Parks Facilities page for more information. Please contact Park Operations at 509.363.5455 if you have any questions.

Riverfront Park Facilities Rental

See the Riverfront Park Shelters and Venues page for detailed information regarding Riverfront Park facility rental pricing and policies.

Aquatic Centers Rental

Call 509.363.5417 or email to book today! Visit our Aquatic Rentals page for more information.

Corbin Art Center - Parties & Rentals

Kids' Art Parties

Throw a truly unique kids' party! We make it easy and fun to plan art projects and scavenger hunts, or for your child to become a princess, prince, pirate or pixie! Choose from our several party themes or plan your own party for your child and his or her friends to enjoy. For more information, visit our Birthday Parties page.


The Corbin Art Center is available to rent for:

  • Meetings
  • Receptions
  • Special Events

Rentals are scheduled on a first-come, first-serve basis. The facility is wheelchair accessible with a designated wheelchair parking area. Situated on Seventh Avenue in the Marycliff/Cliff Park National Register Historic District, the historic D.C. Corbin House is listed on the local, state and national Historic Registers. The House and its grounds are east of the Moore-Turner Heritage Gardens in Edwidge Woldson Park.

The first floor features a vestibule, foyer, the original formal and informal parlors and dining room, an ornate staircase to the second floor and a kitchen. The exterior features an impressive 3/4 wrap-around veranda with panoramic views of Spokane.

For more information on our rental program and fees, please contact the Corbin Art Center at 509.625.6677.

Fields & Facilities Rental

The City of Spokane Parks & Recreation Department (SPRD) manages the athletic field scheduling for the City of Spokane to assure quality maintenance, equitable distribution and maximum use by the public, and when necessary, protection of fields from overuse.

These fields include: the Dwight Merkel Sports Complex, Franklin Park Softball Complex, Southeast Sports Complex plus other city park and Spokane Public School elementary school field areas that are typically used for athletic activities.

Individuals or groups requesting rental of athletic fields for games or practices must complete an Athletic Field Use Application, as detailed below.

Field Closure Information

For the latest field closure information, please call 509.625.6950. Field hotline will be updated by 2 p.m. Local umpires have the final say on the playing conditions of the fields!

All grass fields are open, except Franklin fields A, B, and C.

2015 Field Allocation Process

To determine the needs for 2013, the following Requirements must be met:

  1. Thoroughly read the SPRD Athletic Field Rental Guide (757 KB)
  2. Completely fill out, sign and date the appropriate applications: Field Use Application(50 KB) or Tournament Application (PDF 55 KB)
  3. Submit current and accurate insurance per requirements outlined in the SPRD Athletic Field Rental Guide
  4. Submit, upon due date, all required materials as outlined in the SPRD Athletic Field Rental Guide
  5. Insurance can be emailed from the user group or your insurance carrier directly
  6. Spokane Public School Middle School and High School Field reservations can be made through Spokane Public Schools Event Services: 509.354.7167 or Please DO NOT call individual schools for reservations.
  7. Please deliver or send ALL of this information to:
    Spokane Parks & Recreation Department
    ATTN: Staci Hazelbaker
    808 W Spokane Falls Blvd - 5th Floor
    Spokane, WA 99201
Who Can Reserve Fields
  • Sports Associations
  • Non-Profits
  • Businesses
  • Public

Visit our Recreation Facilities page for more specific information about each facility.

  • Summer 2019 Activity Guide
  • Register for Classes


Shelter and picnic reservations

Aquatic Centers Rental

Corbin Art Center - Parties & Rentals

Sport Fields & Facilities Rental

Carissa Ware

Randy Nelson
Maintenance Foreman

Kris Lockhart
On-site Supervisor

Jennifer Papich
Recreation Director

Merkel Operations