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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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End the Year with Festive Fun in Kent

November 21, 2022
Small Business Saturday kicks off a month-long focus on supporting local merchants. Visit often for holiday deals, handcrafted items, memorable gifts and seasonal food and beverages. Mark your calendar November 26: Small Business Saturday December 2-3: Kent Commons Holiday Bazaar December 1-26: Shop at Kent Station and vote for your favorite gingerbread house Kent’s annual winter welcome, Winterfest, arrives December …
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Enjoy Hot Drinks and Cool Events in Kent This Fall

September 22, 2022
Make way for music Nationally recognized artists will make their way to Kent this fall. Lamb of God (heavy metal), Gloria Trevi (Mexican pop) and Los Tigres del Norte (Latin Grammy Award winners) are scheduled at ShoWare Center.  Leave home early and have dinner before the concert at Taqueria el Sabor, Paolo’s Italian Restaurant or a stop on the Kent …
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Fall fun in Kent: farms, music, food trails and hockey

October 6, 2021
With hay rides, hockey, craft beer, food trails and concerts, Kent is your basecamp for sampling global cuisine and entertainment. Here are some ideas to inspire fun times this fall: Carpinito Brothers is the place to welcome the cooler season. Choose from 20 acres of pumpkins, catch a hayride or take on the corn maze. (This year’s theme: University of …
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Pumpkin Fun and More at Kent’s Carpinito Brothers

September 25, 2020
Enjoy some autumn antics at Carpinito Brothers in Kent, Washington.
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Three Great Ways to Experience the Seattle Thunderbirds

September 25, 2019
The blades have been sharpened and the sticks are at the ready. The Seattle Thunderbirds have taken the ice in Kent, Washington.
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Capture Some “White Elephants” and Explore Thrifting in Kent

November 1, 2018
With the holidays ahead stretch your budget and make Kent, Washington your shopping destination for fabulous finds in furniture, household items, jewelry, artwork, clothing and more.
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Celebrate Tourism in Your Own Backyard

September 19, 2018
September 27 is World Tourism Day. You don’t have to go far to mark the occasion. Be a tourist in Kent, Washington.
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Make it Memorable: Five Last-minute Holiday Gifts You Should Get in Kent

December 6, 2017
Stumped for gift ideas? Give a memorable experience this season. You’ll find just what you’re looking for in Kent, Washington.
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Best places to warm up in Kent

November 29, 2017
Winter is coming, and it’s time to layer on the fleece. If you’re looking for a place to get warm, Kent, Washington, has you covered.
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