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14 GIFs to Get Excited About Summer in Spokane

Sometimes laughter is the best source of inspiration. From summer cocktails and outdoor entertainment to baseball games and swimming beaches, these GIFs are your handy guide to exploring summer in Spokane.

1. When you realize...it's warm out!

Check out Things to Do in Summer to get inspired.

Summer Tube Web

2. When you buy a ticket to a professional baseball game for $6. Go Indians!

Check out "Five Things You Might Not Know About The Spokane Indians" by Calvin Elam.


4. When you head down to the amazing river flowing right through the heart of your city.

Check out Explore the Spokane River Falls for viewing areas, restaurants and more.

Riverfront Park

5. When you think you still know how to play basketball and sign up for Hoopfest with your friends.

Check out our Hoopfest Guide for everything you need to know about the weekend.


6. When you lose your first three Hoopfest games in plenty of time to catch the dunk contest.

7. Fireworks

Check out our 4th of July Fireworks Guide to find viewing areas.

4th of July - Fireworks

8. When you practice your summer arithmetic: Sun + Music = Outdoor Concerts.

Check Outdoor Entertainment for a list of this summer's shows.

Arbor Crest Summer Concerts

9. When enjoying the weather is as important as your handicap.

Check out Golf in Spokane to explore regional courses.

Hangman Valley Golf Course

10. When you load up on fresh, local produce at the farmers’ market.

Check out Farmers' Markets in the Spokane region.

Kendall Farmers

11. When the journey is as cool as the destination.

Check out "My Top Five Summer Hikes" by Kaylen McRae.

Dishman Hills Natural Area

12. When you take a dip in the water for the first time of the year.

Check out Swimming Beaches.

Lake Roosvelt

13. When the biggest decision of your day is choosing between a pina colada and a mojito.

Check out "Five Delicious Spokane Summer Cocktails" by Peter Dunau.


14. Enjoy! It’s finally summer.