Downtown Holidays

Spend the Holidays downtown

Start your story this holiday season by participating in a number of festive activities. Holiday shopping, visits with Santa, skating, sing-alongs and more! Downtown Spokane has what you need to get into the holiday spirit. These holiday events are brought to you courtesy of Washington Trust Bank.  

Community Events

The holidays are in full swing downtown each year, from Santa’s arrival through First Night Spokane, there’s something for everyone. Visit our calendar of events to see what’s waiting for you. More


Sights and Sounds

Twinkling lights, dazzling window displays, the smells and sounds of the holidays make downtown a magical place to be. View our holiday map and see where the spirit of the season takes you. Map


For the Family
Holiday Scavenger Hunt | November 25 to December 18 

Kids! Charlie Brown needs your help! He's looking for the perfect Christmas Tree hidden in 25 downtown Spokane locations. Use your Passport to locate the tree inside ten of the listed business and enter to win a family prize pack! Find out more

December 4 | Family Skate Day | Riverfront Park Ice Palace | 11am-4:45pm

Downtown Spokane and Spokane Riverfront Park invite the community out to enjoy free ice skating admission and skate rental for only $3.50 on Sunday December 4. 

Stay warm with $1 hot cocoa and lots of fun! Stop by for skating lessons at noon and a Charlie Brown dance contest at 1pm. 

December 10 | Kids Day | Downtown Library | 3:30-5pm

Stop in for free family friendly activities including reading and crafts. Enjoy a showing of a Charlie Brown Christmas. Kids 12 and under who dress up as their favorite Peanuts character can enter to win fun prizes!

December 17 I Carol Sing-Along | Wall Street between Spokane Falls and Main | 4-5pm

Sing along with local celebrity carolers, grab a slice of David's Pizza, view performances by the Cast of Charlie Brown Christmas and more!