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 a few fun Kent events and area happenings, and opportunities for Kent shopping, dining and community activities, along with regular weekly and monthly events, to add to your Kent calendar:

Regular Events:

Kent Farmer’s Market, Saturdays, June 4, 11, 18 and 25 , 9 am to 3 pm
Geeks Who Drink, Tuesdays, 7 to 9 p.m., Reds Wine Bar
Wine Wednesdays Wine Tastings, Wednesdays, 6 to 8 p.m., Reds Wine Bar
Live Music, Saturdays, 8 to 11 p.m., Reds Wine Bar
1st and 3rd Tuesdays, Kent City Council, 7 to 9 p.m., Kent City Hall
1st Saturday, Rusty Raven Art Studio, free kids’ arts projects, 10 am – 1 pm
3rd Thursday, Third Thursday Art Walk, 4 to 7 pm
3rd Thursday, Road Runner Sports Adventure Run, 5 to 8 pm
Kent4Health Walk to Wellness Trail Walks (June 1- Sept. 28): Tuesdays, 6 to 7:30 PM and Wednesdays, 9 to 11 AM. Click here to download the full schedule.

Here are some great things to do in Kent in June. Wednesday, June 1

7th Annual SKCAC Fundraiser Breakfast
Kent Senior Activity Center
7 – 8:30 a.m.

Friday, June 3

Kent Downtown Partnership’s Annual Dinner Auction
The Wild West
ShoWare Center
5 – 9 p.m.

Relay for Life of Kent
French Field – 10200 SE 256th St, Kent WA
6 p.m. – ??

Saturday, June 4

Kent Summer Recycling Event
Kent Phoenix Academy
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Kent International Festival
ShoWare Center
10 a.m. – 10 p.m.

National Trails Day
Clark Lake Park
9 a.m. to noon

Wednesday, June 8

Kent Summer Art Exhibit Opening
Centennial Center Gallery
6:30 – 8 p.m.

Thursday, June 9

Seattle Humane MaxMobile Pet Adoption
Kent Mud Bay – 10457 SE 240th St, Kent WA
4 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Friday, June 10

Kent Mountain View Academy and iGrad Graduations

Saturday, June 11

Kent High School Graduations
ShoWare Center
Kent-Meridian High School – 9 a.m.
Kentwood High School – 12:30 p.m.
Kentlake High School – 3:30 p.m.
Kentridge High School – 7:00 p.m.

Free Fishing Weekend – no licenses required in waters open to fishing

Family Day: Sea Salutations
Museum of Glass, Tacoma
1 to 4 p.m.

Sunday, June 12

Free Fishing Weekend – no licenses required in waters open to fishing

Tuesday, June 14

Flag Day

Thursday, June 16

Kent Third Thursday Art Walk
Rusty Raven Studio – 1st Ave S
4 – 7 p.m.

Adventure Run
Road Runner Sports – Kent Station
7:00 – 9:00 PM

Friday, June 17

Last Day of School – Kent School District

The Heartland Tour: LeCrae w/ Switchfoot
ShoWare Center
7 p.m. – 10 p.m.

Saturday, June 18

Green Kent Work Party
Park Orchard Park
9 a.m. to noon

Sunday, June 19

Father’s Day

KBAC Juneteenth Festival & Celebration
Morrill Meadows Park
10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Monday, June 20

First Day of Summer

Thursday, June 23

Ladies’ Night Out
Kent Station
5 – 8 p.m.

Kent 50 Plus Music and Art Showcase
Kent Senior Activity Center
4:30 – 8 p.m.

Saturday, June 25

Greater Seattle Postcard and Paper Show
Kent Commons
10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Sunday, June 26

Greater Seattle Postcard and Paper Show
Kent Commons
10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Visit the links above or the iLoveKent.net calendar for details on the fun things to do in Kent, Washington, or visit our main page for posts on specific Kent shopping, Kent dining and Kent community events to check out.

Know of an event we missed? Email us and, if it is an appropriate Kent event, we’ll be happy to add it to the list!