Tag Archives: riverfront

Labor Day Weekend 2014

[pe2-image src=”http://lh4.ggpht.com/-EDOdxHvYzPI/VAR2nmp52jI/AAAAAAAAGXg/bA46HaHKQ0c/s144-c-o/IMG_20140831_145816.jpg” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/110908247169805179987/SpokanePics#6054094221856070194″ caption=”” type=”image” alt=”IMG_20140831_145816.jpg” ]Pig Out in the Park certainly attracted a crowd. The Big Red Wagon is always a hit. This picture was taken looking North from the wagon….notice the strategic placement of the sno-cone booth!

Posted in Happy Faces, Inspiring a Community | Tagged , , | Leave a comment


[pe2-image src=”http://lh5.ggpht.com/-pEgUF4uy5pE/VAEtIErrIOI/AAAAAAAAGS4/oRdB1vs0E6A/s144-c-o/IMG_20140827_135653.jpg” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/110908247169805179987/SpokanePics#6053168990881784034″ caption=”” type=”image” alt=”IMG_20140827_135653.jpg” ]A great feature at Riverfront is the Children’s Museum, Mobius. There is a wonderful variety of things to do, explorations into how things work.

Posted in Fun Activities | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Pig Out in the Park

[pe2-image src=”http://lh6.ggpht.com/-DRHfBKrIW_Y/VAEuQZhn0BI/AAAAAAAAGTg/0GlpKDTXX4g/s144-c-o/IMG_20140827_134854.jpg” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/110908247169805179987/SpokanePics#6053170233427349522″ caption=”” type=”image” alt=”IMG_20140827_134854.jpg” ]The Labor Day weekend brings celebrations to Riverfront Park. It’s called “Pig Out in the Park”. Looks to me like the festivities are beginning!

Posted in Inspiring a Community | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

A Special Outing in the Park

[pe2-image src=”http://lh5.ggpht.com/-9KlQAjxVBk8/U8nKjp8ROlI/AAAAAAAAFtQ/gtXx2UWsTrw/s144-c-o/IMG_20140718_114856.jpg” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/110908247169805179987/SpokanePics#6037579489369733714″ caption=”” type=”image” alt=”IMG_20140718_114856.jpg” ]This group of children in Riverfront Park appeared to be on a special outing. Note all the back packs stacked in a row. Check out all the fun opportunities in the park today! Perfect … Continue reading

Posted in Fun Activities | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

The Big Red Wagon

[pe2-image src=”http://lh6.ggpht.com/-vKmdZgMjxgM/U6OcPRqZuII/AAAAAAAAFDM/fJlopABGv6Y/s144-c-o/IMG_20140619_113559.jpg” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/110908247169805179987/SpokanePics#6026832512605075586″ caption=”” type=”image” alt=”IMG_20140619_113559.jpg” ]A big attraction in the downtown park is the big wagon. Kids can climb and slide to their heart’s content. How I managed to get this picture without a child sliding is beyond me. … Continue reading

Posted in Fun Activities | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Hoopfest in Spokane

[pe2-image src=”http://lh5.ggpht.com/-frvC2qm_NRc/U5pUogAo1TI/AAAAAAAAEww/_HxsjwEQZkY/s144-c-o/IMG_20140612_121824.jpg” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/110908247169805179987/SpokanePics#6024220506325570866″ caption=”” type=”image” alt=”IMG_20140612_121824.jpg” ]Activities are plentiful in Riverfront Park. One of the outstanding events in the Park is coming soon….Hoopfest. Spokane Hoopfest is the biggest 3-on-3 on Earth. That means over 7,000 teams, 3,000 volunteers, 225,000 fans … Continue reading

Posted in Fun Activities | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Michael P. Anderson Memorial

[pe2-image src=”http://lh6.ggpht.com/-8t2F73h4hu8/U53NOD3cHbI/AAAAAAAAE7Q/9RAKefGbPFU/s144-c-o/IMG_20140612_122212.jpg” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/110908247169805179987/SpokanePics#6025197517931290034″ caption=”” type=”image” alt=”IMG_20140612_122212.jpg” ]This sculpture is in Riverfront Park by Dorothy Fowler. 2006. Michael P. Anderson gave his life exploring Space. This Spokane resident perished along with six other heroes in the Columbia Space Shuttle Tragedy in … Continue reading

Posted in Inspiring a Community | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Art in Riverfront Park

[pe2-image src=”http://lh5.ggpht.com/-tB_Kgr64soo/U5pUMKh221I/AAAAAAAAEwg/-5MUXtmQIdk/s144-c-o/IMG_20140612_122456.jpg” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/110908247169805179987/SpokanePics#6024220019522984786″ caption=”” type=”image” alt=”IMG_20140612_122456.jpg” ]The art work in Riverfront Park is diverse and spectacular. Some are very modern in design, others very real like. The clock tower behind this modern piece lets the viewer make no mistake about … Continue reading

Posted in Pleasing Structures | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Clock Tower & Pavilion

[pe2-image src=”http://lh5.ggpht.com/-0RqVFADwJdQ/U44brm24F_I/AAAAAAAAEmE/60nAGJ14T6w/s144-c-o/IMG_20140603_104214.jpg” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/110908247169805179987/SpokanePics#6020780187819972594″ caption=”” type=”image” alt=”IMG_20140603_104214.jpg” ]Downtown Riverfront Park. The Clock Tower and Pavilion identify “this is Spokane”! There are always new things to see and do…it’s a popular destination for visitors and those who call Spokane “home”.

Posted in Inspiring a Community | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Downtown Park Construction

[pe2-image src=”http://lh4.ggpht.com/-g_zBauBqSvc/UyUD6h-MiKI/AAAAAAAAC7M/aa4Bq0xoLlE/s144-c-o/IMG_20140314_133901.jpg” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/110908247169805179987/SpokanePics#5991199183372847266″ caption=”” type=”image” alt=”IMG_20140314_133901.jpg” ]While the Riverfront Park is beautiful just the way it is…….there’s always more to be done! This is an area currently under construction–directly West of the park. Notice the gondola rides and the Monroe … Continue reading

Posted in Inspiring a Community | Tagged , , | Leave a comment