• Navigate Hoopfest

    Each year on the last weekend in July, downtown is taken over by a quarter of a million people for the World's Largest Three of Three Basketball Tournament. Hoopfest is... Read more »

  • Downtown pedestrian and street improvements

    Spokane, WA Downtown Pedestrian improvements This project will design and construct pedestrian improvement in the Downtown Core consisting primarily of structural sidewalk repair/replacement.  The project also includes minor sidewalk repair,... Read more »

  • 900* Horses

    Spokane, WA Spokane Arts, in partnership with artist Ryan Feddersen, will lead a community-enacted temporary mural, “900* Horses,” at the Tribal Gathering Place at Huntington Park, June 20 through 28, 2015. In... Read more »

  • Volunteer for downtown events

    Spokane, WA Bazaar 2014 was a big success. Make 2015 even better. Bazaar is an art market designed to help artists and craftspeople make meaningful connections with buyers and patrons,... Read more »

  • News from the University District

    Several important groundbreakings took place in the University District this month. On May 5, dirt was turned to celebrate Dave Schneider and Larry Simon’s development of the University District Apartments... Read more »

  • Support STA Proposition No. 1

    Spokane, WA For an STA memo responding to seven points in the recent Policy Center 17-page Policy Brief released last week titled, Overview of Spokane’s electric trolley proposal: The case, the cause and the concern... Read more »

  • Sportsplex

    Spokane, WA Last week the Spokane Parks Board unanimously supported the signing of an Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) which brings the proposed North Bank Sportsplex that much closer to reality.... Read more »

  • Downtown Egg Hunt

    Win prizes! The Easter Bunny is leaving eggs throughout downtown! You can enter to win $25 to a downtown retailer or restaurant by finding his eggs and Tweeting or Instagraming... Read more »

  • Bike commute

    Spokane, WA Now that clocks have been set forward and the weather is warming up, many of you may be considering getting back on your bike for your daily commute.... Read more »

  • Downtown Spokane 2015 Annual Magazine

    Spokane, WA Read more about downtown's 20-year transformation in the 2015 Downtown Spokane Annual Magazine.  Our once sleepy little downtown has experienced a tremendous renaissance over the past 20 years... Read more »

  • I Love Downtown Spokane

    Spokane, WA Enter to win $200 to the Davenport Hotel February 5-12, 2015 Enter to win $200 to the Davenport Hotel for you and your sweetie. Snap a picture of... Read more »

  • Spring Cleaning

    Greetings Local Business Owners, It is that time of year again and the City of Spokane is in the initial planning phase of the 2015 Cleaning From the Core (CFTC)... Read more »

  • Downtown Top Ten of 2014

    Spokane, WA Sure, top ten lists at the New Year at cliché, but we’re going to do it anyway. 1 | Activation In 2014 Downtown Spokane made an effort to activate... Read more »

  • Save the Date for the 2015 Annual Meeting

    Help us celebrate 20 Years of Downtown Spokane Transformation at our Annual Meeting, February 18 in the New Ballrooms at the Spokane Convention Center.  Celebrate Transformation | Downtown Spokane, 20 Years and... Read more »

  • 2014 Holidays in Downtown Spokane

    SPOKANE, WA The Holidays have arrived in downtown, but look out! We hear the Grinch might be eyeing our Christmas cheer. The Grinch arrives at the INB Performing Arts center... Read more »

  • 2015 BID Board Nominations

    Spokane, WA The Downtown Spokane Business Improvement District (BID) has four (4) two-year term of the nineteen (19) Board seats available beginning February 2015. The Ratepayer Board Nominating Committee is... Read more »

  • Mobile Murals Project Installed

    SPOKANE, WA ​On Saturday October 4, 87 plywood panels painted by 17 artists were installed at Third Avenue and Division Street. More than 20 volunteers from Gonzaga University, United Way... Read more »

  • Plaza Committee Update

    SPOKANE, WA In July, the Downtown Spokane Partnership, Greater Spokane Incorporated and Visit Spokane were granted an opportunity by the Spokane Transit Authority (STA) Board of Directors to provide input... Read more »