Kent’s annual summer concerts are back, and The Not-Its! will perform powerful songs for children and adults at Morrill Meadows Park on Wednesday, August 10, 2022, from 12 p.m. to 1 p.m.
“Super excited for this annual series of musical performances and live entertainment presented throughout the summer,” City said.
Wednesday Picnic Shows
Morrill Meadows Park, 10600 SE 248th Street
Presented by the Services of the Republic
- July 13: Justin Roberts. All-star of the independent family music scene and three-time GRAMMY nominee
- July 20: Roberto the Magnificent. Gravity-defying juggling and hilarious physical stunts
- July 27: Eric Buss. Innovative and energetic comedy and magic
- August 3: Joanie Leeds. The singer-songwriter has been compared to Sheryl Crow and Alanis… for the kids
- August 10: The Not-Its! Power songs for kids and parents who love to rock
Wednesday Family Date Night at Kent Station
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Kent Station, 417 Ramsay Road
- July 13: Nite Wave. 80s new wave
- July 20: Darren Motamedy. soft jazz
- July 27: Heart by heart. All of Heart’s favorite hits featuring two original band members!
- August 3: The Cory Wilds Band. Traditional rock, blues and jazz
- August 10: Santa Poco. Robust combination of rock, grunge, blues and country
- August 17: Jewel tones. Motown Vocal Trio
Thursdays at the lake
7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Meridian Lake Park, 14800 SE 272nd Street
FREE shuttle from Fire Station 75 (15635 SE 272nd) to Lake Meridian, 5:45 p.m. to 9 p.m.
- July 14: Fire. Fusion of the world based on Latin music with classical, jazz, rock, flamenco, Celtic and even bluegrass influences
- July 21: Waipuna. Hawaiian classics with a fresh, contemporary energy
- July 28: The West Coast Stream. An electrifying nine-piece band that sounds like a Bruno Mars and Bruce Springsteen dance party
- August 4: High-rise buildings. Bluegrass at heart, with swing, ragtime and jazz influences
- August 11: Urban renewal project. A big band that blurs the boundaries between pop, soul, jazz and hip-hop.