Meeting Planner Brief

Sales Tax: 8.7%
Lodging Tax: 2%
Number of Hotel Rooms in Region:
(source: Smith Travel Research)
7,676
Exhibit Space at Spokane Convention Center:
 
120,000 sq ft
Meeting Rooms at Spokane Convention Center: 39
Ballroom Space in Spokane Convention Center: 25,474 sq ft & 12,036 sq ft
Number of Seats in Spokane Convention Center Auditorium: 2,700
Largest Park: Riverfront Park

100 acres

Distance to Nearest White Water Rafting: One-half mile
Average Number of Sunny Days: 260
Average Annual Precipitation: 17"
Average Spring Temperature (Fahrenheit/Celsius): 65°F / 18°C
Average Summer Temperature (Fahrenheit/Celsius): 78°F / 25°C
Average Fall Temperature (Fahrenheit/Celsius): 45°F / 7°C
Average Winter Temperature (Fahrenheit/Celsius): 39°F / 4°C
Number of Wineries within 20 Minutes of Spokane: 12
Number of Golf Courses within 75 Miles: 33
Number of Ski Areas within 75 Miles: 5
Number of Lakes within 50 Miles: 76
Miles from Airport to Downtown: 7
Minutes from Airport to Downtown: 10
Flights per Day at Spokane International Airport: 134
Number of Airlines Serving Spokane International Airport: 8
Complimentary Airport Shuttles to Downtown: Yes
Time Zone: Pacific
Elevation: 2,400 ft.
  # of Member Hotels Total # of Rooms
     
Walking Distance to the Convention 
Center (within 4 blocks)
8 1577
Downtown Spokane 8 1181
Total within 12 blocks of Convention Center 16 2758
     
Spokane Valley 13 1374
Airway Heights (Airport Area) 10 1193
North Spokane 7 447
South Spokane 1 62
West Spokane 3 244
Total (member hotels only)  50 6078

For more information, please call 1.800.662.0084 or email mallen@visitspokane.com