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Spokane is the seat of Spokane County
. It is located on the Spokane River
and is crossed by Interstate 90
Early settlers quickly spread the word that a trip to Spokane House meant warm hospitality as well as profitable business dealings. The little trading post, erected in 1810, was the Pacific Northwest's first non-Native American habitation. Spokane became the state's second-largest city while retaining its pioneer spirit.
Today Spokane, population 195,629, is the major urban center and cultural hub of the Inland Northwest, a sprawling lumber, mining and farming area comprising of eastern Washington, northern Idaho, and western Montana.
Fairchild Air Force Base is one of the city's largest employers. Gonzaga University calls Spokane home. Points of interest include Riverside State Park, the site of Spokane House; and the Northwest Museum of Arts & Culture.
Spokane is part of the Spokane, WA metro area.
Airports Spokane International Airport |
Art Events in Washington Jundt Art Museum | World Of Massage Museum | BLM Spokane Office | Manito Park Gardens | Riverfront Park |
Bed and Breakfasts and Country Inns Hannah's Garden Inn |
WestCoast Hotels Cavanaughs River Inn |
Education Washington State University |
Restaurants, Cafes, Delis, Bakeries Rockwood Bakery | Holy Family Hospital |
History North Spokane Farm Museum | Northwest Museum of Arts & Culture | St. Joseph's Catholic Church |
Motels, Hotels, and Resorts Shangri-La Motel | Trade Winds Motel | WestCoast Hotels |
Residential and Commercial Real Estate Brighton Court Assisted Living Community | Roger Crane Realtor | Sue Melcher Realtor | TG Properties | Tomlinson Black North |
Shopping American Unfinished Furniture | Book & Game Company | Clarke & Stone Book Company | Spokane Farmers Market | Worthington Fine Antiques and Estate Sales |
Health Resorts and Spas Creative Touch |
Sports and Sporting Events Spokane Bicycle Club | Arbor Crest Vineyard | Wyvern Winery |
Washington State Parks Riverside State Park |
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10/13 Coming to The area
Buttermilk Festival Kamiah ID April6 Learn to make butter the old fashioned way with a modern day twist, and then enjoy your creation on some fresh baked Dutch oven bread. Take in the pancake breakfast, Buttermilk Bowl bowling tournament, horse plop 50/50 raffle, variety of vendors and live music throughout the day.
Pierce 1860 Days Celebration Pierce ID August2-4 Celebrating the founding of the First Gold Rush Town in Idaho! Fun for the whole family...live music, street dance, parade, games, costume contest, ATV Fun Run, Dutch Oven cooking, craft & food vendors, softball tournament, and more.
Festival at Sandpoint Sandpoint ID August1-11 Since 1983, the non-profit Festival at Sandpoint has hosted its internationally renowned summer concert series in a casual and relaxed atmosphere at Memorial Field, in Sandpoint, Idaho. The Festival is an audience-friendly, customized concert experience without equal.
Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival Moscow ID February20-23 You'll see the best at this four day musical extravaganza in Moscow. The World's greatest jazz artists conduct workshops and clinic by day and perform in star studded concerts at night.