Hoopfest Service 2024

Free Rides all Weekend


Thanks to the 50th anniversary celebration of the Spokane World’s Fair, Expo ’74, bus fare during Hoopfest is free on all routes.

How to get Downtown


There are several ways to get downtown for the games:

  1. Use regular bus service. Saturday and Sunday schedules apply.
  2. Catch a bus from a Park & Ride (see below for all locations).
  3. Park at SCC or WSU lots for free and take City Line downtown.
  4. Take the Jefferson Hoopfest Shuttle.

Regular Service, Alternate Boarding Bays


Starting Friday, June 28, at 6:30 pm through Sunday, June 30, Spokane Transit will operate regular service from alternate downtown boarding locations in the area of Second Avenue and Howard Street during the annual Hoopfest event in downtown Spokane. 

Alternate boarding bays for hoopfest 2024
Alternate Boarding Bays for Hoopfest

Park & Ride


Below are Park & Ride lots where you can catch a bus.

Map showing five bus route service areas in Spokane. Areas include Hastings, Valley Transit Center, Mirabeau Point, South Hill, and Downtown. Routes and connections, such as #34 Freya to SCC and #45 Perry District, are indicated with text and arrows.
Park & Ride Locations for Hoopfest

Take City Line to Hoopfest


City Line will drop off at Howard & 2nd. Boarding will be at Howard & 3rd.

Jefferson Hoopfest Shuttle


The shuttle boards at the Jefferson Park & Ride lot located at 4th & Jefferson and serves the west side of the downtown tournament area. Shuttles operate from 6 am to 8 pm on Saturday and 7 am to 6 pm on Sunday.

Hoopfest Service Map
Hoopfest Service Map

STA Plaza

During Hoopfest, STA Plaza will be open, but buses will not be serving the Plaza as the streets are closed. 

Plaza hours:

Friday, June 28: 5 am – 6 pm

Saturday, June 29: 6 am – 7 pm

Sunday, June 30: 6 am – 5 pm

An image promoting Spokane Hoopfest, featuring a logo with a basketball hoop and backboard. In the foreground, there are a Spokane Transit Authority bus, a smaller paratransit vehicle, and a green and white VanPool car parked in an open area with trees and buildings in the background.

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