Things To Do In and Around Kent This Summer

Happy 1st Day of Summer! Kent has all kinds of things to do during the summer, many of them free, so we're here with...

Things To Do This Weekend: June 16-19, 2016

Trying to plan your weekend? Kent has lots of fun activities for individuals, couples and families. Check out some of these fun Kent things...

Kent Event: Kent 50 Plus Music & Art Showcase, June 23

Celebrate Kent Senior Activity Center's 30th Anniversary on June 23 The Kent Senior Activity Center (600 E. Smith St., Kent) will be holding a fun...

Four Local Organizations Award 33 Kent Students with Scholarships Totaling More...

33 Kent Students Receive $46,000+ in Scholarships from 4 Local Nonprofits On Monday night, four local organizations – the Kent Community Foundation (KCF), Rotary Club...

Kent Police to Host Community Meeting at Kent Elementary June 22

Public is Invited to Community Meeting Hosted by Kent PD on June 22 The Kent Police Department is hosting an informational meeting at Kent Elementary...

Lecrae & Switchfoot Come to Kent for The Heartland Tour June...

Grammy award-winning artist Lecrae is returning to Kent next Friday, June 17 for The Heartland Tour with Switchfoot. Lecrae released his seventh studio album...

Free Summer Lunches for Kent Kids and Teens

KSD and KCLS help feed Kent kids this summer. Proper nutrition for growing kids and teens is important year-round, but not every child has access...

Free Family Fun at Kent Cornucopia Days, July 8-10, 2016

Kent Cornucopia Days are almost here! If you are ready for summer fun, you're in luck! Kent Cornucopia Days, South King County's largest family festival,...

Things to Do in Kent This Weekend: June 10-12

Trying to plan your weekend? Kent has lots of fun activities for individuals, couples and families. Check out some of these fun Kent things...

Kent Realtor Marti Reeder Becomes Managing Broker and Wins 2 “Best...

Kent's Marti Reeder Becomes Managing Broker and wins "Best of Kent" and "Best of Covington-Maple Valley-Black Diamond" in the "Best Real Estate Agent" Category KENT,...

June 2016: Things To Do In Kent

June 2016: Things To Do in Kent (Updated June 9) Looking for things to do in Kent in June? We’ve got you covered. Here are...

Photo Gallery: Kent International Festival 2016

Enjoy the beauty of the 2016 Kent International Festival! The 8th annual Kent International Festival at ShoWare Center was a wonderful experience, filled with diverse...

Things To Do in Kent This Weekend: June 3-5

Looking for something fun to do in Kent this weekend? Whether you are looking for a community fundraiser, fresh fruits and vegetables, or a...

Kent Farmer’s Market Opens June 4

The Kent Farmer's Market is back, starting Sat., June 4. Run by the Kent Lions Club, the open-air farmer's market will take place along...

Recycling Collection Event, June 4

The City of Kent will be holding a Recycling Collection Event on June 4, 2016 (9 a.m. to 3 p.m.) at the Kent Phoenix...

Kent Restaurants: Dining in Kent

Whether you are planning a date night with your partner or a pizza party for your daughter's soccer team, there are many Kent restaurants...

Celebrate Diversity at the Kent International Festival: June 4

SAVE THE DATE: The 8th annual Kent International Festival, a celebration of Kent's cultural diversity, returns to ShoWare Center in Kent, Washington on Saturday,...

Kent B&O Taxes: What Businesses Need to Know

The City of Kent adopted a Business and Occupation (B&O) tax, effective January 1, 2013. All businesses that conduct business in Kent, whether located...

Kent Organizations to Host Scholarship Celebration June 6

The Kent Community Foundation, Rotary Club of Kent, Kent Sunrise Rotary Club and the Kent Area PTSA Council are teaming up on June 6...

Airways Brewing in Kent Announces Opening Date for New Tap Room,...

NOTE: The opening date for the new tap room has been changed to June 21, 2016 and the closing date for the existing tap...

Community in Schools Kent Raises $42,000+ at Annual Breakfast for the...

Contributed by David de la Fuente, Executive Director for Communities in Schools KentCommunities In Schools of Kent (CIS Kent) celebrated their 25th anniversary serving...

Kent is 18th Most Diverse City in U.S.

Kent, Washington ranked the 18th most diverse city in the United States, according to WalletHub.Overall Rank: 18 Total Score: 70.49 Social Class Diversity Rank: 137 Ethno-Racial Diversity...

Public Comments Welcome on Financial Sustainability Task Force Recommendations, May 18

After studying the city budget for nine months, the 18-member voluntary Kent Financial Sustainability Task Force has completed its preliminary report and recommendations. The...

Bowen-Scarff Collecting Peanut Butter May 14-21

Starting tomorrow, local Ford dealers are partnering with the Seattle Mariners and Northwest Harvest to collect peanut butter, one of the most needed items...

Cultural Exhibits at Kent Historical Museum, 5/11 – 6/4

The Greater Kent Historical Society is proud to present three rotating cultural exhibits this month at the Kent Historical Museum (833 E. Smith St.,...

KDP Wine Walk: May 13, 2016

Kent Downtown Partnership's last wine walk was such a success, that they're holding another one! Registration will take part the night of the event,...

Celebrate National Public Works Week, May 19

 Celebrate National Public Works Week at will be a free event at ShoWare Center on May 19, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.At this fun,...

Kent Drug Free Coalition Town Hall Meeting, May 18

Join the Kent Drug Free Coalition for a Town Hall Meeting on May 18 (6 to 8 p.m.) at Meridian Middle School. For parents...

14th Annual Breakfast for the Kids Fundraiser, May 19

Join Communities in Schools Kent for their 14th annual "Breakfast for the Kids" fundraiser, sure to inspire you to support at-risk kids in the...

May 2016: Things To Do in Kent

Looking for things to do in Kent? We've got you covered. Here are a few fun Kent events and happenings to add to your...

2016 “Best of Kent” Winners

Readers of the Kent Reporter have voted. Here are the 2016 winners of the annual "Best of Kent" contest, including Best Kent Realtor, Best...

Seattle T-Birds Make It to WHL Finals

We are so proud of our Seattle Thunderbirds who won the Western Conference last week, and are now off to compete in the WHL...

Help Stamp Out Hunger, Sat., May 14

Next Saturday, May 14, is the 24th annual Letter Carriers' "Stamp Out Hunger" campaign. Last year's food drive brought in approximately 71 million pounds...

Don’t Miss “The Wild West,” KDP’s Annual Dinner Auction: June 3

Every year the Kent Downtown Partnership hosts a fun-filled dinner auction to help raise funds for promoting downtown Kent and supporting economic development. This...