Tag search results
Tags let us describe our content with keywords, making it easier to find what you're most interested in. Use the search box to look for tags, or explore our coverage with the lists below.
Spokanites need no convincing that Riverfront Park is a gem.
New public service campaign from Greater Spokane Inc., and created by the marketing firm Desautel Hege, urges Spokane area residents to "Spread Kindness, Not COVID-19."
More than 35 events were canceled because of COVID-19, resulting in 30,000 vacant hotel rooms and $21 million in lost tourism revenue, according to Visit Spokane.
Local governments have abstained from the extensive layoffs reported in the private sector during the COVID-19 pandemic, but some have already limited hiring and reined in spending.
Online travel website Hotwire has named Spokane as a top city for a quick getaway, based on affordability, proximity to larger destinations and tourist attractions.
Getting to new places in Spokane on Lime scooters is getting a little easier, thanks to a partnership between the company and Visit Spokane.
Meg Winchester, who became president and CEO of Visit Spokane in late January, is focusing on put the Lilac City on the map as a destination for tourists and convention attendees.
Visit Spokane announced Monday it has named Meg Winchester as president and CEO of the organization. Winchester has been director of the Galveston Island Convention and Visitors Bureau for more than a decade.
Air travelers are flowing in and out of Spokane International Airport at a pace previously unseen in history as the economy remains strong and new nonstop flights give commuters more options to visit and depart the Lilac City.
Spokane was one of seven “rising U.S. cities” named as a top-tier bucket list destination for 2019, according to a popular travel website TripAdvisor.
Cheryl Kilday is leaving Visit Spokane to take a job in South Carolina. A search will begin for a new president and CEO at the organization, which promotes tourism and convention business for the greater Spokane area.
At-capacity hotels in downtown Spokane are seeing last-minute cancellations for this weekend’s Hoopfest, leaving the door open for some late bookings.
Visit Spokane recognized Spokane Airports, local companies and hospitality employees this week with the organization’s 2018 tourism awards.
Visit Spokane booked a record number of hotel room nights in 2017 for future convention business.
RIVERS -- The Spokane River provides a steady flow of distinction to downtown Spokane, and a healthy splash of fun. We can raft whitewater rapids within the Spokane city limits, rent stand-up paddleboards and sit-on-top kayaks under the Division Street Bridge and maybe catch a...
The Visit Spokane people want the rest of us to think that “Creative by Nature” is substantially better than the last dumb catchphrase, “Near Nature. Near Perfect.”
Kevin Twohig, CEO of the Spokane Public Facilities District, was given Visit Spokane’s Leadership Excellence in Tourism award Thursday.
Visit Spokane, the area’s tourism agency, will roll out a new branding campaign this year to boost buzz for the region and showcase the Spokane area’s identity and unique qualities.
Playing tourist in your own town is an easy way to break the mentality that there’s nothing to do in Spokane.
As the Zags prepare for the Final Four tip off Saturday, Spokane is gearing up for its own prime time moment. An ESPN crew will spend up to four days in the city, filming fans and local attractions.