Family fun, art, wine, classic car show and more!

This is one of the biggest weekends of August with four events tonight, the KDP Wine Walk tomorrow, a Transformer festival and several Experience Historical Kent events Saturday and Sunday. You’re sure to find something that suits your mood in Kent this weekend!

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Third Thursday Art Night
Constantine Screen Printing & Custom Goods
(215 E. Meeker St., Kent, WA 98032)
4 PM – 7 PM

SOAKS (Summer’s Almost Over at Kent Station)
Kent Station (417 Ramsay Way, Kent, WA 98032)
5 PM – 8 PM

Adventure Run
Road Runner Sports (Kent Station, 444 Ramsay Way, Kent, WA 98032)
5:30 PM – 8 PM

Thursdays at the Lake Free Summer Concert
feat. New Transit (alt-country rock)
Lake Meridian Park (14800 SE 272nd St., Kent, WA)
7 PM – 8:30 PM

Friday, August 18, 2017

KDP Wine WalkKDP Wine Walk
Downtown Kent
6 PM – 9 PM

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Officers Down 5K Nationwide Law Enforcement Event
Parking at Iron Mountain (19826 Russell Rd., Kent, WA 98032)
8 AM – 1 PM

Kent Farmer’s Market
2nd Avenue and Smith Street
9 AM – 2 PM

Bowen Scarff Classic Car Show
Bowen Scarff Ford-Lincoln (1157 Central Ave. N., Kent, WA)
9 AM – 3 PM

Neely-Soames Homestead Open House
(5311 S. 237th Pl., Kent, WA)
10 AM – 2 PM

Soos Creek Botanical Garden and Heritage Center
(29308 132nd Ave. SE, Auburn, WA 98092)
10 AM – 4 PM

Hydroplane and Raceboat Museum
(5917 S. 196th St., Kent, WA)
10 AM – 4 PM

CybFest NW Transformers Convention
Kent Commons (525 4th Ave. N., Kent, WA 98032)
10 AM – 6 PM

Ribbon Cutting and Community Opening Day
Federal Way Performing Arts & Event Center
(31510 Pete von Reichbauer Way S., Federal Way, WA)
11:30 AM – 5 PM

Neely Mansion Association Doll, Bear & Superhero Tea
Neely Mansion (12303 SE Auburn Black Diamond Rd, Auburn, WA 98092)
12:30 PM – 3:30 PM

Sunday, August 20, 2017

Green Kent Event
Clark Lake Park (SE 240th Street parking lot)
9 AM to Noon

Kent4Health Leader-Guided Walk
Lake Fenwick Trails, Meeting Place: Lake Fenwick Park Boat Ramp
11 AM

Historic Cemeteries Bus Tour
Begins at Kent Senior Center (600 E. Smith St., Kent, WA 98032)
1:30 PM – 4:30 PM


Dana Neuts

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