After an absence of at least two years, the Kent Chamber of Commerce announced the return of their very popular Business Expo and “Taste of Kent’ event on Thursday, May 19, 2022.

The event will take place at the accesso Showare Center from 3 – 7 p.m., and admission is FREE.

All are invited to “Discover Kent.”

Plans for this event include: vendors from each of the highlighted neighborhoods of Kent, including West Hill, Downtown, and East Hill.

In addition to businesses, various non-profits and neighborhood organizations are planned to be included.

The “Taste of Kent” offers the opportunity to sample bites from local eateries and discover new favorites. In addition, free entertainment from local groups is expected, making this a festive and fun community event.

Sponsorships and vendor tables are available now – for more information, please contact Liza Conboy at [email protected].


The ShoWare Center is located at 625 W. James Street:

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