Notice: Construction has started in Riverfront Park and may impact some bicycle and pedestrian routes. Before you visit, please see the latest construction map for the best routes around redevelopment zones. Attractions are currently unavailable due to redevelopment.

Shelters and Venues

Canada Island

Canada Island is located in the North Channel and the Upper Falls of the Spokane River in Riverfront Park. There are two locations on the island that are used for weddings; a small meadow located at the west end of the island and the Alberta Amphitheatre. Both venues will accommodate approximately 150 people.

No decorations, sound system or chairs are included with a reservation for either of these areas. Electrical power is available at no extra charge. Reservations are required for use of Canada Island.

Rental Fee:

  • Canada Island Rental Fee: $400
  • A deposit of $100 is required to confirm your reservation.
  • $1.50 per person Use Fee applies for outside food or beverage.

Reservations can also be made by calling: 509.625.6612

Forestry Shelter

Nestled among the trees and green meadows of the east side of Riverfront Park is the Forestry Shelter. The shelter and surrounding green space is a very popular location for company picnics, convention barbecues, and any outdoor activity you may be planning.

Rental Fee $400 and includes:

  • 35 Park style tables and 70 benches with seating for 210 people.
  • Restrooms, sink with running water, 110 electrical outlets, garbage cans and a built-in barbeque.
  • The area is cleaned and arranged with our standard setup.
  • Our hospitality staff will be present to help ensure the success of your event.

Reservations can also be made by calling: 509.625.6612

Havermale Point

Havermale Point sits to the immediate east of our forestry shelter.

Rental Fee $400 and includes:

  • Maximum capacity: 1500 people
  • Fencing is required if alcohol is present.
  • Electricity: 110 and 220 service are available.
  • The flat area would seat approximately 200 people.

Reservations can also be made by calling: 509.625.6612

Northbank Shelter

The shelter is located on the beautiful north bank of the Spokane River, overlooking the upper Spokane Falls and Canada Island. It is east of the historic Flour Mill and near the Spokane Arena. It is a great location for company and convention lunches, dinners, and for any group gathering.

Rental Fee: $400 and includes:

  • 30 Park style tables and 60 benches with seating for 180 people. Additional seating and tables can be arranged for a fee.
  • Restrooms, sink with running water, 110 electrical outlets, and garbage cans
  • The area is cleaned and arranged with our standard setup.
  • Our hospitality staff will be present to help ensure the success of your event.

Additional Fees and Discounts

Off Season Minimum Fee: $200; October 1st through April 30th.

Catering Services: The Riverfront Park Catering Service is available to cater your event. See the 2014 menu (PDF 100 KB)

Use Fee: Groups are permitted to use the services of an approved outside caterer. “Potluck” events are also permitted. The Use Fee is a minimum of $1.50 per person.

Group Rate Discounts: Group discounts are available for all Park attractions for groups of 15 or more.

Deposit: $100 required with a signed Riverfront Park Private Rental Agreement.

Alcohol: Riverfront Park Catering is the exclusive server of alcohol and beverages at the Carrousel and the Pavilion.

Other Services (all fees plus tax):

Please call 625.6612 for more information.

Service Fee
Volleyball setup and use $30
Security Person (2 hour min.) $33 per hour per person
Security Fencing $175 minimum.(extra $0.60 per ft.)
Extra Electrical panel $80 and includes 220 service

Reservations can also be made by calling: 509.625.6612

Cancellation Policy

  • If cancelled 60 days or more prior to the Reservation date, full refund.
  • 30 to 60 days prior to the Reservation date: 50% refund of deposit.
  • 30 days or less prior to the Reservation date: No refund of deposit.

Contact Information

Diana Whaley
Event & Group Rental Manager
509.625.6624
dwhaley@spokanecity.org

Events & Group Sales
509.625.6612