REMINDER: The Kent Downtown Partnership’s ‘Ugly Sweater’ Tasting Event is coming to downtown Kent this Saturday, Dec. 3, 2022, from 6 – 9 p.m.:

    • Downtown Kent will be bustling with holiday activities at this fun and festive event following the annual Winterfest at Town Square.
    • Come early to enjoy the annual Winterfest holiday activities at Town Square, including festive lights, parade, activities, music and the Community Tree Lighting.
    • Dress in your best ugly sweater or holiday attire and win prizes!   
    • Stock up for the holidays with tax free bottle purchases!
    • Ugly Sweater, Santa, or elf suit – we don’t care, just get festive and have a Merry-good-time with us in downtown Kent.
    • A few Secret Santas will be there, scouting for the best costumes of guests who can win prizes!
    • Businesses will be kicking off the holiday season and featuring boutique wines, craft spirits, beer and ciders.
    • Merchants will be offering specials, samples and other goodies throughout the event.
    • Enjoy tax free bottles on this night – perfect for pairing with meals and stocking up for the holiday season.
    • Enjoy tastes from: Castle & Crown Cellars, Vibe Cellars, Michael Florentino cellars,  Mastrogiannis DistilleryHeritage Distilling Company, Glass Distillery, Blackfish Distillery, 4 Good Hard SeltzerMac & Jack’s Brewery

Featuring The W Lovers, and Johnny 7 & The Black Crabs.

The tasting event requires a ticket and 21+ age verification; shops and restaurants will also open to the public during this event.

CHECK IN LOCATION: Titusville building, located at 202 W. Gowe Street (map below).

Tickets are $35 in advance, $40 at door, and can be purchased here:

Ticket includes: 10 tastings, disposal glass, wrist band & program guide, live entertainment, along with tax free bottle purchases.

Proceeds from this event benefit the Kent Downtown Partnership and go towards future programs and projects in Historic Downtown Kent.

Thank you to our valued sponsors: Cadence at Kent Meridian, Harborstone Credit Union, 4Culture,

More info here:

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