What makes a region a destination? Everyone has their own opinion. But when a place like the Spokane Region has it all, it's tough not to sing its praises. Blessed with a unique combination of outrageous outdoors and amazing attractions, incredible arts and delectable dining, and a historic past living seamlessly with a vibrant future, it's easy to see why Spokane is on the rise. Few places in the U.S. can lay claim to the vast amount of activities that the Spokane Region brings to the table. What's more, in Spokane it's all just a short drive away. From thrilling whitewater or downhill adventures, to inspiring art and powerful Broadway performances, the Spokane Region offers enough activities to pack any vacation calendar.