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Summer fun is easy to find in Kent

June 15, 2023
Make summer memories in Kent with fun, easy-to-plan activities like these: Tap into tradition: Agriculture to adrenaline The Kent Valley has a long agricultural history. Enjoy an abundance of fresh produce, flowers and other products at one of the largest farmers markets in the area. Across town from the hardworking tractors are the horsepower-heavy motorsports at Pacific Raceways. The family-owned …
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You’ll get a kick out of Kent this summer

July 14, 2022
Summer is a great time for outdoor fun in Kent! Here are a few ideas: Outdoor play Become part of a life-size board game at West Fenwick Park. “Slides and Climbers” is a colorful replica of the vintage game with lots of slides and crawl spaces. The play area is ADA accessible. Choose your favorite water activity at Lake Meridian …
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7 fun things to try in Kent before summer runs out

October 6, 2021
Have you done anything new or fun this summer? Kent to the rescue! The city offers dozens of parks, trails and events to ensure your summer isn’t a bummer.
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Retro Sports are Making a Comeback in Kent

July 24, 2019
Now you can relive some of your favorite childhood memories from gym class in Kent, Washington. From flying discs to pickleball leagues, racquetball and a new Wiffle ball field—athletes of all ages and levels will enjoy the nostalgia of four retro sports.
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Plan A Gastronomic Trek Around the World, In Kent

July 10, 2019
Sample some of the most mouth-watering and famous global dishes along the International Eats Trail in Kent.
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3 Places to Find Craft Brews and Spirits in Kent

June 26, 2019
Take a seat, order a pint and see why locals, media and visitors are raving about liquid assets in Kent.
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4 Ways to Celebrate the Fourth in Kent

June 20, 2019
Bring your family and friends to Kent for a packed itinerary of fun on the Fourth.
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Get a Free Pass to Kent’s Colorful Past

August 9, 2018
Experience the bygone days of Kent, Washington. Free historical exhibits and tours are on the slate for August.
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Sip, Stroll and Get a Glimpse of Downtown Kent’s Wall Murals

July 24, 2018
Aug. 10 is the Downtown Kent Wine Walk. With warm temps and sunny skies, it’s the perfect time to taste and tour wall art in historic downtown Kent, Washington.
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Places to Picnic in Kent

July 18, 2018
It’s picnic season in the Pacific Northwest. Pack your basket and find your perfect spot in Kent, Washington.
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