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Spend the Holidays downtown

Businesses are invited to participate in the spirit of the season by joining with Downtown Spokane and Washington Trust Bank in the presentation of holiday activities. To be included in promotions, including the online calendar of events, posters or in the official Holiday Guide, please complete the online form.

2017 Holiday Business Guide
2017 Holiday participation form
Add your holiday event to the calendar

Past Events

  • Sunday, Dec 31 / 2:30pm

    First Night Spokane

    First Night Spokane is celebrating 17 years hosting the largest Visual and Performing Arts Festival in the downtown core of Spokane. With Family and Adult Zones, there is something for all ages.

     

  • Friday, Dec 29 / 6:30pm

    Singing in the New Year Semi Final

    First Night Spokane has 10 amazing vocalists getting ready to battle it out for the chance to move on to our New Year's Eve Finale. Come out and root on your favorite contestants, or just come and enjoy a great night of talent! The top three from this round will peform on New Year's Eve at the Spokane Convention Center during First Night Spokane's Art Festival. With $1000 on the line, this is going to be a great competition.
    We will update this event as soon as admission buttons are available online and in designated locations.
    Sponsored by Maurer Law and Kiss 98.1

  • Tuesday, Dec 26 / 12:00pm

    Wheatland Bank Horse and Carriage Rides

    Due to a mechanical issue with the carriage, Wheatland Bank Horse and Carriage rides are cancelled for Saturday December 23. Rides will return on Sunday December 24, and a make-up day is scheduled for Tuesday December 26. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience.

    Wheatland Bank Horse and Carriage Rides will clip along starting Friday November 24 through Christmas Eve. Enjoy the sights of downtown from a horse drawn carriage, sing your favorite carols with family and friends, and sit back to enjoy the ride.

    • Fridays 3pm to 8pm, Saturdays and Sundays noon to 5pm, and noon to 3pm on Christmas Eve.
    • Pick-up at 221 N Wall Street, across from the Wheatland Bank ATM.
    • First-come, first-served; reservations are not taken.

    Please remember the horses require breaks and plenty of water, and that they may be more numerous during cold weather. This will impact wait times for the carriage rides.

  • Sunday, Dec 24 / 12:00pm

    Wheatland Bank Horse and Carriage Rides

    Due to a mechanical issue with the carriage, Wheatland Bank Horse and Carriage rides are cancelled for Saturday December 23. Rides will return on Sunday December 24, and a make-up day is scheduled for Tuesday December 26. We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience.

    Wheatland Bank Horse and Carriage Rides will clip along starting Friday November 24 through Christmas Eve. Enjoy the sights of downtown from a horse drawn carriage, sing your favorite carols with family and friends, and sit back to enjoy the ride.

    • Fridays 3pm to 8pm, Saturdays and Sundays noon to 5pm, and noon to 3pm on Christmas Eve.
    • Pick-up at 221 N Wall Street, across from the Wheatland Bank ATM.
    • First-come, first-served; reservations are not taken.

    Please remember the horses require breaks and plenty of water, and that they may be more numerous during cold weather. This will impact wait times for the carriage rides.