About This Series

Downtown Annual Meeting

Join us in highlighting Downtown Spokane’s plans and achievements with a direct message to celebrate the year behind us and create energy for the year ahead. Together we’ll maximize Downtown’s unique characteristics to attract prospective residents, tourists, corporations, and retail companies.

Media Partner

First Friday | Presenting Sponsor $5,000

First Friday was launched in conjunction with the Spokane Arts Commission in November 2003, starting with just a dozen venues initially and growing to about 50 rotating venues today. It is designed to showcase the growing metropolitan arts, retail, dining, entertainment, and nightlife scene consistently on the first Friday of each month.

Spring/Summer Horse and Carriage Rides

Presented by*

Spring Clean Week

Presented by*

Food Truck Friday

Presented in partnership with*

Summer Workout Series

Presented by*

Downtown Fall Festival

Presented In partnership with


Who says that fall only works in the country? We’re bringing all the fun of the farm into the heart of downtown with loads of community activities. Join us in presenting this one weekend event to celebrate Spokane’s most beautiful season.

Downtown Holidays

The magic of the holiday season would not be complete without a trip downtown. From shopping and carolers, to lights and displays, downtown has all the sights, smells and Santas you need to create a lifetime memories. Each year Downtown Spokane adopts a holiday theme to engage locals and visitors alike with activities for the entire family. You are invited to participate in the spirit of the season by joining with Downtown Spokane in the presentation of holiday activities.

Downtown lighting logistics partner

Crescent Windows at the Grand 

Underwritten by


Presented in partnership with

Window Display Contest Sponsored by*

Holiday Horse and Carriage Rides Presented by*

Holiday Scavenger Hunt In partnership with

*Availability contingent on sponsor refusal