After nearly five years of dreaming and planning, Space for Kidz will “lift off” at Kent’s Kherson Park on Saturday, May 20, 2023 at 10:30 a.m.

Come help launch the city’s brand new space-themed park, which located at 307 W. Gowe Street in downtown Kent (map below).

Festivities will include:

    • Engineering and launch crew recognition
    • Imaginary rides on a Lunar Rover replica
    • Earth sightings from inside a Lunar Lander play structure
    • Rocket launches from Mission Control
    • And Augmented Reality features to make your park experience truly astronomical!

“Don’t miss this celebration of our community’s continuing legacy in space exploration; and help us inspire today’s kids to pursue the awesome out-of-this-world career opportunities right here! See you on launch day!”

Kherson Park is located at 307 W. Gowe Street:

Scott Schaefer

Founder/Publisher/Editor. Three-time National Emmy Award winning Writer (“Bill Nye the Science Guy”), Director, Producer, Journalist and more...