Experience the magic of downtown this holiday season—creating memories that last a lifetime, brought to you courtesy of Washington Trust Bank.
Follow Rudolph’s guiding light to experience family activities, holiday sights, sounds, shopping and more! There are plenty of fun events happening in downtown,
Sights and Sounds
Deck the skywalks | This winter downtown skywalks are painted in the theme of Rudolph’s famous flight. View from below or stay warm as you take a skywalk through downtown’s second level.
Holiday lighting | From small displays to dancing light shows, nothing cuts through the dark like the warm glow of twinkling lights. Main Ave has never looked more festive. Street trees have been lit along Post, Riverside, Main Ave and Spokane Falls to brighten your holiday nights.
Over 75,000 high efficiency, energy saving LED lights installed in 95 trees across 15 block faces in the downtown core. Funded by the Downtown Business Improvement District (BID).
In anticipation of a grand return in 2018, stroll by the Historic Davenport Hotel and view a classic Crescent Department Store display.
Gather around downtown’s official Christmas Tree inside Riverfront Park. Located at the end of Wall Street adjacent to the new Ice Ribbon. Lit by 2,000 multi-colored lights courtesy of Christmas Décor by Senske Services.
For the Family
Find Rudolph | From November 25 through December 18 look for Rudolph in 25 businesses and organizations in Downtown Spokane. It’s an easy and fun way to tour downtown and earn a chance to win cool prizes!
Grand Tree Lighting | On Saturday December 2 from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. stop into Riverfront Park at the corner of Wall and Spokane Falls to dance, sing, craft and meet Santa! Enjoy First Night Spokane Singing in the New Year sing-along at 5:00 p.m. and get ready to light the night with a Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at 6:00 p.m. Presented by Washington Trust Bank, in partnership with Downtown Spokane and Riverfront Park, and help from KISS 98.1, VIP Productions and First Night Spokane. Tree lights courtesy of Christmas Décor by Senske Services.
Kids Day at Mobius Children’s Museum and Mobius Science Center | On Friday December 8 Washington Trust Bank is hosting FREE admission between 5:00 and 8:00 p.m. for the first 500 attendees at Mobius Children’s Museum and Mobius Science Center. Stop in for family friendly activities including holiday science, crafts and door prizes.
Family Skate Day | Come check-out the new Riverfront Park Ice Ribbon with free ice skating admission for the first 500 attendees on Monday, December 18 between 5:00 and 8:00 p.m. courtesy of Washington Trust Bank. Skate rental additional $4.50.