Explore Mirabeau Point Park

Three people and dog walking through forest at parkMirabeau Point Park is host to CenterPlace Regional Event Center and Discovery Playground, Mirabeau Springs waterfall, Mirabeau Meadows and the adjacent natural area which provides numerous walking trails. The park formerly housed Walk in the Wild Zoo, but the zoo closed several years ago and the city developed the site into a public park and event facility.

On Friday evenings during the summer, both hometown locals and visitors can enjoy the Spokane Valley Farmers Market which brings together local farmers, ranchers, food producers, arts and crafts vendors, food trucks and musicians.

Discovery Playground

This multi-sensory playground is an accessible place where people of all ages and abilities can play, learn and have fun. Using sight, sound, scent and touch, the elements of the playground are designed to provide activities that support physical, educational and social development.

Discovery Playground has two small shelters outside the playground perimeter fencing available for reservations. Picnic shelters inside the playground are enjoyed on a first-come, first-served basis. Playground hours are 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. (October 16 – April 14) and from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. (April 15 – October 15). There is no admission fee.

Natural area and walking trails

Ready to explore some trails and learn about the local geology? A large forested, rocky area with seasonal wildflowers aligns the park. The Mirabeau Point Park Walking Trails and Geology brochure and map includes interesting facts about geology sites throughout the area. Kids will enjoy hunting for the site while hiking.

Mirabeau Meadows

Mirabeau Meadows is a flat, grassy area that host large public events such as movies in the park, music concerts and vendor fairs. It is also a great spot to enjoy a game of Frisbee or a family picnic. The meadow is located directly across from the Centennial Trail Parking Area.