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No Time for Winter Blues with Kent’s Hot List for Fun

Cool weather brings a hot list of fun activities to Kent, Washington. Concerts, hockey, wine tasting, ice skating and a holiday parade are among the reasons to explore Kent. Make your to-do list and book a memorable overnight stay at one of Kent’s convenient, affordable hotels. What will you do in Kent to avoid the winter blahs? Holiday activities Nov. …
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Winter in Kent is a Flurry of Fun Activities

January 2, 2023
Consider a winter weekend getaway to explore Kent for shopping, local sips and nationally recognized live entertainment.  Here are a few ideas to help you plan: Experience local art and culture Step out of the cold to enjoy events from Kent’s creative and quirky culture scene: January 14: Emerging Artists Juried Showcase, a new monthly event supporting teen artists January …
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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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Take on winter with Kent’s best comfort food

December 31, 2021
Add warmth to winter’s dark, chilly days with a spoonful of Kent’s best comfort food. Within the city’s global cuisine you’ll find tasty options from pho to po’boys, dumplings to macaroni and cheese.
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Garb Yourself in Green and Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Kent

Put on your favorite green outfit and bring your appetite and thirst (and your love for beer!). It’s St. Patrick’s Day in Kent, Washington.
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Pass the Salt and Raise a Glass in Kent

February 20, 2019
No need to wait until summer to break out the tequila, lime and salt. With National Margarita Day on February 22, Kent, Washington is your go-to destination for mid-winter margs.
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Seasonal Sips in Kent

December 6, 2018
From special releases to creative concoctions, Kent, Washington is your source and destination for holiday libations.
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Relax, Taste and Experience: Isn’t it Time to Get Away?

March 7, 2018
If your new year’s resolution is to experience more, make a point to get away to Kent, Washington.
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Make Your Plans for St. Patrick’s Day in Kent

February 26, 2018
Wear your green (and maybe your dancing shoes) and bring your appetite and thirst. It’s St. Patrick’s Day in Kent, Washington.
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Back to School Night for Grownups: Hops, History and Brewology 101

February 20, 2018
Head to the Greater Kent Historical Society Museum March 10 to learn about Kent’s hoppy history, taste some home brews and get a primer on making your own beer.
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