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More Room to Play Outside in Kent This Fall

Smaller crowds and sunny days make Kent a terrific weekend getaway or day trip in the fall. Enjoy updated parks, outdoor dining, scenic trails and hotel availability in Kent – your basecamp for PNW fun. Here are a few reasons why you’ll want to play outside in Kent this fall: Playgrounds you won’t see anywhere else Climb a replica of …
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Make a Splash in Kent

Looking for ways to cool off this summer? Head to the water in Kent, Washington.
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Enjoy a Fun and Festive Fourth in Kent

There’s no better place for a mid-week Independence Day celebration than Kent, Washington.
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Celebrate National Bike Month with a Ride in Kent

We may be nearing the end of National Bike Month, but bike season is just getting rolling in Kent, Washington.
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Tucked Away Between Seattle and Tacoma, Kent, Washington is a Hidden Gem

Diverse food scene, vibrant arts culture, affordability will leave you wanting more. April 26, 2018—KENT, Wash.—When most travelers think of the Pacific Northwest they think of Seattle and Portland, but just 15 miles from Sea-Tac Airport is Kent—the fastest growing city in Washington state. The influx of residents is bringing some of the region’s most creative brewers, distillers, chefs and …
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What’s Not to Love About Kent?

From food to sports to music and more, there’s a lot to love about Kent, Washington.
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Introducing Your guide for Pacific Northwest adventure

Have you explored the new Visit Kent website? Check it out, and find out all there is to do and see in (and around) Kent.
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Great snapshot spots in Kent

Attention shutterbugs. From wilderness to wildlife and a patch full of pumpkins, Kent, Washington, offers some excellent places to get that perfect photo.
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Take a hike in Kent

June 28, 2017
Lace up the light hikers. Kent, Washington is a great place to log some trail time.
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Discover Kent on a Budget

As a regional base camp, located centrally along I-5 between Seattle and Tacoma, Kent offers a unique cultural blend of outdoor recreation, urban art and city nightlife. Best of all, your readers will benefit from hearing about tips for exploring a new city. Outdoor enthusiasts won’t want to miss the Kent Valley Loop Trails (KVLT) system. Visitors enjoy nearly 30 …
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