Support Local! Please check with each business for days/hours of operation, safety guidelines, online ordering, curbside pickup & more.

Locals SHOP Local  &  Get $5 On Us!

Main Street Kent and Hometown Bank have partnered to reward YOU for supporting our downtown businesses! Spend $20 on merchandise at any participating downtown retailer, and get a “$5 On Us” gift card! (Dining/carryout/beverage purchases do not qualify for this promotion.) Only one gift card may be earned per purchase. “$5 On Us” gift cards will be rewarded on the spot (while supplies last), and can be spent at any participating business by November 30, 2020. Sponsored by Hometown Bank. Promotion begins Fri., Oct. 9, 2020.

Locals LOVE Local

Let’s show the LOVE for our local guys! It’s more important now than ever for our community to shop, eat, and drink local – choose local FIRST! Visit four downtown businesses and get a FREE “Locals Love Local” ceramic mug*! Choose two retailers and two food/beverage places at, fill in the locations & dates of your visits on your “Locals Love Local” postcard (printable below) and pick up your free mug. Postcards and mugs available at Popped!, Off the Wagon, Squirrel City Jewelers, Tree City Coffee and Handcrafted. Post pictures with your new mug on social media with #localslovekent

*While supplies last. One mug per person, please. Self-reporting of purchases may include online transactions.


Many of our local eateries are offering carry out and delivery options, as well as indoor and outdoor dining. Please contact businesses directly through phone, websites and/or social media for up-to-date information. This info will continue to change frequently. Thank you for supporting our local businesses. We all need to be in it for the long haul!


Most of our downtown shops have reopened, and many are still offering delivery, curbside pickup and gift cards, too. Please contact businesses directly through phone, websites and/or social media for their latest updates, including special shopping hours for higher-risk customers. Thank you for supporting our local businesses. It means more now than ever — so think small and local first!

Public Art

Downtown Kent is filled with public art of many types. Check out the fun bike racks, poetry wrapped utility boxes, painted murals, bronze sculptures, and more while enjoying the outdoors. At every turn, you’ll discover something interesting — some in the most unexpected places. Walk along the river, streets, and alleys of Kent for a free art show like no other!