The KDP is a volunteer driven organization centered around community; we orchestrate shaping the image of our downtown, as a community hub and attractive place for residents, visitors, business and investors.
We are a 501(c)(3) organization serving the Kent community since 1992. Our primary focus is investing in the success of our downtown. We bring people together through events and providing opportunities to be actively engaged. We are the eyes and ears of downtown Kent actively working on building an exciting, appealing and productive place to live, work and play.
Our annual events attract thousands of residents and visitors. We strive to connect community with opportunities, promote small businesses, celebrate visual and performing arts, facilitate beautification projects and host seasonal events.
We are a proud accredited Washington Main Street Community whose mission is to strengthen commerce and promote growth in historic downtown Kent through programs and events that celebrate our unique and diverse community and culture.