Welcome to Kent…We Live It – You’ll Love it!
Home to Kent State University and situated along the banks of the Cuyahoga River, Kent boasts a colorful, vibrant downtown with its blend of historic preservation and multi-million-dollar urban renewal effort energized by locally owned shops and restaurants in a walkable retail district. Kent is a popular destination for all seasons and for all ages to enjoy! Visitors to Kent quickly discover its friendly business owners, vast array of great food options with delicious flavors, unique shops, a lively cultural scene, hike and bike trails, playful parks, live music festivals, and year-round entertainment options that beckon the locals and keep the day trippers coming back for more! Kent’s got a vibe and personality unlike anywhere else that delivers big time fun and small town cool! We invite you to come experience Kent for yourself and create your own kind of Kent. Start here by viewing our official Destination Kent Visitor Guide filled with information on events, activities, hotels, restaurants, shopping, and much more!