About Visit Kent

Visit Kent seeks to draw business visitors and vacationers, outdoor adventurers and sports fans, and fans of local bites and brews to experience all Kent offers.

Visit Kent is the official tourism program for the City of Kent, Washington. Visit Kent promotes the city as a year-round visitor destination, dedicated to increasing economic growth and ensuring a positive and enriching visitor experience.

Five reasons to visit Kent:

  1. So much to experience, right here
    Kent is home to unique attractions, big-name entertainment, major-league sports, and shopping and dining to satisfy all tastes and budgets.
  2. An affordable and accessible destination
    Kent offers ample and affordable accommodations, free parking and convenient transportation options.
  3. A Pacific Northwest basecamp
    Centrally located between Seattle and Tacoma, Kent puts you close to regional attractions and Pacific Northwest adventure. Kent is also just a few hours from the Canadian, Oregon and Idaho borders.
  4. Family-friendly activities
    With more than 70 parks, miles of biking trails, and loads of kid-friendly attractions and events, Kent is the perfect spot for family fun.
  5. A diverse and vibrant culture
    There are nearly 140 languages spoken in Kent schools, business and neighborhoods. That rich and vibrant diversity is reflected throughout the community in our restaurants, local businesses and special events.

Learn more about Visit Kent by reading our brand statement and community image report.