About This Series

Downtown businesses are taking care to ensure that you stay healthy when you patronize your favorite retailer restaurant, tasting room and more. Join us for eight weekends of Kindness Challenges and enter to win.

This week look for: QR codes at a business

Entering to win is easy

  • Each Friday at noon, check the Downtown Spokane on Facebook for the weekend challenge.
  • Grab a camera and come downtown to start searching!
  • Comment on original post with an image you have personally taken that fits the prompt and tag the downtown business where you took the photo.
  • Submissions will be accepted through Sunday at 5:00pm.
  • At the end of each weekend, all participants who successfully submitted a photo will be entered into a raffle for a chance to win a prize.
  • Drawing will be held the following Monday morning.
  • Downtown Spokane will choose up to five winners to select a $20 gift card to the downtown business of their choice each week.
Photos must be originals taken by the entrant. Duplicate photos will be disqualified. Need not be present to win. Entrants under 18 years of age must have parental or guardian consent to enter. One submission per person. Previous drawing winners are ineligible to be selected as repeat winners.

Official Rules

Past Events

  • Monday, Oct 12 / 12:00am

    Kindopoly Scavenger Hunt

    From October 12 through November 9, catch compassion and enter to win $500 in cash by playing Kindopoly while learning about our one-of-a-kind downtown.

    How it works

    Visit 20 participating locations throughout downtown to pick up each business’ Kindopoly Card. Each card is an entry into a grand prize of $500 in cash and more.

    Pick up your Kindopoly board at any participating location, or the concierge inside River Park Square.

    Sweepstakes Prize

    Two winners will receive $500 in cash and five more will receive a $100 gift card to the participating business of their choice.

    Complete the board!

    Collect all 20 stamps on your board and receive a $10 gift card to the participating restaurant or retailer of your choice. Redeem by mailing your board to: Downtown Spokane C/O Kindopoly, 10 N Post #400, Spokane, WA 99201. Must be Postmarked by November 10 to be eligible.

    ALL eligible entries must be turned in by 8:00pm on November 9, 2020 to be eligible for the grand prize drawing, held on November 13. Need not be present to win. Entrants under 18 years of age must have parent or guardian consent to enter. One entry per participating business per person.

    Other ways to win

    • Photo Challenge: Capture yourself at eight of fifteen possible downtown locations to receive a free Numerica SkyRide coupon.
    • Do you Know Downtown?: Use your Kindopoly Cards to help complete a questionnaire and earn a $5 voucher for parking at River Park Square.

    Participating locations

    • Anderson & Co
    • Atticus Coffee & Gifts
    • Ben & Jerry’s
    • Bistango
    • Boo Radley’s
    • Cochinito Taqueria
    • David’s Pizza
    • Evans Brothers Coffee
    • Gilded Unicorn
    • Incrediburger & Eggs
    • Indaba Coffee
    • Melting Pot of Spokane
    • O’Doherty’s Irish Grille
    • Oil & Vinegar
    • Queen of Sheba
    • Tamarack Public House
    • Terra Blanca Spokane
    • Thomas Hammer Coffee
    • Wanderlust Delicato
    • Whiz Kids
  • Saturday, Oct 17 / 12:00am

    Spo-Candy Crawl

    Hey kids*! There are SPOOKY scenes happening all over downtown Spokane. From October 17 through 31 locate each scene and decipher a riddle to earn a treat-bag full of fall goodies.

    How it works: Use your Spo-Candy Worksheet (found online at riverparksquare.com or in person at River Park Square and Riverfront Park) to find ten scenes. Each scene contains a clue to help complete the worksheet riddle.

    Once you know the answer to the riddle, trade-in your completed worksheet at Whiz Kids, Inside River Park Square on the 3rd floor or at the Sky Ribbon Café in Riverfront Park for a treat.

    Whiz Kids, 808 W Main Ave, 3rd Floor | Open 10am, Close 7pm Mon-Sat, 6pm Sun
    Sky Ribbon Café, 507 N Howard Street | Open 11am, Close 6pm Mon-Sun

    *For Kids 13 and under
  • Friday, Nov 13 / 12:00am

    Follow the Resale Trail

    Starting today thru Nov. 28 you can follow the "Resale Trail" and support local businesses for a chance to win great prizes. Every four businesses you visit earns you another entry, no purchase necessary! Pick up your map and PASSPORT at any participating location.

  • Saturday, Nov 28 / 12:00am

    Kids Holiday Hunt

    Hey kids! There are 10 colorful “trees” hidden all over downtown Spokane. Each tree contains a clue to answer this year’s Holiday Hunt riddle. Solve the riddle and earn a bag full of Holiday fun.

    How it works

    Use your Holiday Hunt worksheet (found online at downtownspokane.org or in person at River Park Square) to locate all 10 trees. Once you have collected all the clues, unscramble them to answer the riddle, show your completed worksheet at the concierge Inside River Park Square to exchange for a prize.

    Print the Worksheet


    River Park Square, 808 W Main Ave, 1st Floor Concierge | Open 10am, Close 7pm Mon-Sat, 6pm Sun


    Riverfront Park: Numerica Skate Ribbon, Loof Carrousel, Visit Spokane Visitor’s Center, the Blue Bridge, under the Pavilion. River Park Square: Whiz Kids, Atrium near Santa, 2nd floor promenade. Downtown: Lincoln Plaza (Riverside and Lincoln), Chronicle Courtyard (914 W Sprague).

    November 28 through December 24. For kids 12 and under.