Welcome to Spokane, Washington

We get it. You're ready to get out of the house, and Spokane is eager to host. We want to assure you that our hospitality community is committed to your health and safety. Spokane's accessible downtown and unique blend of outdoor experiences make it the perfect place to find some space in 2021.

Black People Hike

There has for too long been a stereotype that black people don’t hike. Learn about how @black_people_hike and similar groups are opening up the great outdoors for everyone.

What to Wear in Spokane for Every Season

One of the best parts about Spokane is that it truly gets all four seasons in a year. From bright fall colors, to white Christmases, to early springtime sun, and hot summer days on…

What Does Spokane Have To Offer?

It's the little things that leave a lasting effect. If anything, the COVID-19 pandemic has forced us all to reassess what is important, to appreciate the small stuff, to embrace the moments and experiences…

The Best Spring Flowers in Spokane and Where to Find Them

The Lilac City is the perfect place to experience all four seasons in their glory, but spring in Spokane is known to be fragrant and colorful. As the tulips and crocuses start to spring…

Outdoor Dining

There is truly no shortage of outdoor dining options when you visit Spokane. Savor the beautiful days of fall, spring and summer sipping and dining in the sunshine. So, if you’re looking to park…

Scoot Spokane

Ah, yes! The Lime Scooters are back and we’re so pumped! It isn’t a true summer in Spokane without Lime around town. Scoot Spokane is a partnership between Visit Spokane and Lime that provides…


Rental Car Shortage

If you have an upcoming trip and are planning to rent a car, don’t wait until the last minute to look for a vehicle. Due to a nationwide inventory shortage and an uptick in the number of passengers booking travel, the reservation process may be more difficult and expensive than you have experienced in the past.

Don’t let renting a car be an afterthought. Plan ahead and book your rental car as soon as possible ahead of your trip. Also plan to check with your rental car company to confirm your reservation ahead of your trip.