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Family and Fun

  • Kent International Festival
    The Kent International Festival is a celebration of the cultural diversity represented in the community and its residents. The Festival will incorporate ethnic dance, musical performances, spectacular native attire, arts and crafts booths and delicious authentic cuisine.  Join us on Saturday, June 26th at Kent's Town Square Plaza.
  • Earth Day at Earthworks
    The community gathered at Kent's Mill Creek Canyon Earthworks Park to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Earth Day.  Join in on the music, art and fun.
  • A Game of Life Mural
    A group of local teens recently designed and painted a new mural in Kent's Glenn Nelson Park. Meet the student artists and learn of their inspiring stories as they create Kent's new masterpiece.
  • Life Cycle of Salmon Mural Dedication
    Local students created Kent's new mural in Scenic Hill Park. See the mural and meet those involved with this great project.
  • Spotlight Series 2009-2010
    Welcome to the Kent Arts Commission’s 2009-2010 Spotlight Series.  The season features 16 artists offering everything from folk, big band swing and blues music to juggling, belly dancing, acrobatics and more!
  • National Night Out 2009
    2009 was Kent's most successful National Night Out to date.  Learn about what this event means to the city, residents, and crime prevention.
  • Kent4Health: Bicycling in Kent
    Kent is one of the best places to ride a bike.  Find out where to ride, and how to ride safely.
  • Kent Cornucopia Days Parade 2009
    2009 Kent Cornucopia Days Parade.  From dancing teams to dancing horses and political campaigns to prancing pirates – they’re all here.
  • Party at the Plaza
    On June 28th, 2008 Kent opened the new Town Square Plaza.  Join the festivities in Kent's new park.
  • Plant the Planet
    Join the students at Pine Tree Elementary School as they plant trees with Mayor Cooke and the
    Kent Parks Department.