Category - Family Fun

Be a Tourist in Your Own Town!

Friday, April 29, 2016 12:00 AM by Calvin

Spokane locals have developed a reputation for not liking to stray too far from their nest. It’s not just us, though—when you’ve lived somewhere for a while, it’s easy to become comfortable. You find your favorite park, your favorite restaurant, your favorite grocery store, and you stick to them. But in the spirit of National Travel and Tourism Week, we invite you to buck this behavior by getting out in the Spokane region and experiencing something new—become a tourist in your own town!…

Spokane 101: A Crash Course for NCAA Visitors

Tuesday, March 15, 2016 12:00 AM

Spokane would like to welcome all NCAA tournament-goers! From Maryland to Hawaii and all places in between, you’ve come to watch your team battle for glory. You’ve left the familiar behind and landed in Spokane. Which got us to thinking, how can we make you feel at home in the Northwest? Of course, we can’t compete with your crab cakes (Maryland) nor can we recreate your beaches (Hawaii). But we can introduce you to our local way of life. Here’s how we do things around here:…

Holiday Activities: Visit Spokane Staff Picks

Thursday, December 17, 2015 11:00 PM by Calvin

Has your family been desperately seeking a new holiday tradition? Are you tired of building the same boring gingerbread house every year? Starting a new holiday tradition takes guts, moxie and an iron constitution. But we know you can do it—even if you need a little help—that's why we've compiled a list of some of our favorite regional holiday traditions!…