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Welcome to our City of Kent News page, where you will find Kent news, events and updates in one place including news releases, blog posts, public hearing information and public notices. 

Summer Family Fun in Kent

Farmers markets, fun runs, car shows and more!

Kent has everything from farmers markets and fun runs to historical events and car shows.
Post Date:06/03/2019 12:35 pm

There are lots of free, family-friendly activities in Kent this summer.Every summer, Kent has everything from farmer's markets and fun runs to historical events and car shows.  Here are highlights of some of the fun summer activities available in Kent. Click here to download flyer.

East Hill Farmers Market
Morrill Meadows Park
10600 SE 248th St, Kent, WA 98030
1st and 3rd Saturdays
June 1 - Sept. 24
9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Kent Farmers Market
Town Square Plaza
426 W. Smith St.
June 1 – Sept. 28
9 a.m. – 2 p.m. 

Fourth of July Splash
Lake Meridian Park
14800 SE 272nd St, Kent, WA 98030
July 4, noon to 10:30 p.m. 

Free Summer Concerts 

   Wednesday Picnic Performances
   Town Square Plaza
   July 10 – Aug. 14, 11 a.m. – noon

   Wednesday Family Date Night
   Kent Station Plaza
   417 Ramsay Way, Kent, WA 98032
   July 17 – Aug. 28, 6 to 8 p.m. 

   Thursdays at the Lake
   Lake Meridian Park
   July 11 – Aug. 15, 7 to 8:30 p.m.

Kent Cornucopia Lunaropia Days
Various Locations
July 12 – 14 

Kent Cornucopia Days 5K Fun Run
Three Friends Fishing Hole
19970 Russell Rd., Kent, WA 98198
July 13, 9 a.m. - noon

Experience Historical Kent
Multiple Events and Locations
July 20 – Aug. 25 

Dog Daze and Feline Fantasies
Pet Adoption Event
Kent Station
Aug. 3, 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. 

Cruisin’ Kent Car Show
Kent Station
Aug. 4, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. 

National Night Out
Multiple Events and Locations
Aug. 6, 5 to 9 p.m.

S.O.A.K.S. Free Family Event
Kent Station
Aug. 15, 5 to 8 p.m. 

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