Stories tagged: summer parkways
Sun., June 25, 2017
Clark: Spokane’s second day of summer was the perfect time to Tango
They say it takes two to tango. But Wednesday – the second day of summer – I swear I counted at least 10 adults who were dancing tango in the …
Tue., June 21, 2016, 10:04 p.m.
South Hill welcomes hundreds of outdoor enthusiasts at annual Summer Parkways event
Hundreds of eager bikers, health enthusiasts and young entrepreneurs flooded the South Hill’s Manito and Comstock neighborhoods for an evening of recreation and games.
Wed., June 15, 2016, 4:12 p.m.
Annual Summer Parkways is Tuesday
Summer Parkways is adding a scavenger hunt to the festivities.
Fri., June 13, 2014
Pick for families:
Families are invited to hit the streets Wednesday evening, minus their motor vehicles. The Summer Parkways event closes 4 miles of streets on the South Hill to cars and trucks …
Thu., April 25, 2013
Saturday’s kid-focused event includes bike tune-ups, adjustments
Summer Parkways – the nonprofit groups that organizes giant car-free street parties where neighbors can bicycle and walk in the streets – is starting the season early with a child-focused …
Thu., June 14, 2012
Rolling party planned for South Hill parks
The next Summer Parkways walking, jogging and biking event is Wednesday in the neighborhood between Manito and Comstock parks. “Basically it is a big street party,” said Erika Henry, co-chairwoman …
Thu., May 31, 2012
Chief Garry Park’s centennial on Sunday
The Chief Garry Park Neighborhood Council and Summer Parkways are joining forces to put on a big bicycle- and pedestrian-friendly neighborhood celebration in and around Chief Garry Park and Mission …
Sat., Aug. 13, 2011
Summer Parkways at Albi, Audubon
The last of three Spokane Summer Parkways events will be Sunday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Mon., Sept. 27, 2010
Getting There: Road-sharing just got easier
The Howard Street corridor in Spokane from Fourth Avenue to Buckeye Street is being turned into a bicycle route. In addition, a bicycle loop is being marked off in the …
Mon., Aug. 16, 2010
Getting There: Lincoln Street redesigned with pond in mind
A newly rebuilt section of Lincoln Street on Spokane’s South Hill contains an innovative system for gathering and reusing storm water in Cannon Hill Park. Mayor Mary Verner led a …
Mon., July 12, 2010
Sans motors, hundreds turn street into footloose parkway
By foot or by nonmotorized wheel, hundreds turned out Sunday for Spokane’s inaugural Summer Parkways event. People on scooters, skateboards, rollerblades, Big Wheels, bicycles – single and tandem – or …
Mon., June 28, 2010
Summer Parkways planning clicks into high gear
Spokane’s newest community event debuts July 11 along a two-mile stretch of Howard Street from Riverfront Park to Corbin Park. Summer Parkways will transform Howard Street into a thoroughfare for …