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Kent Xtinguish Fest: Stop # 1

JUNE 20, 2019 | 4 PM  TO 9 PM | KENT MAIN STREET BRIDGE

The first Festival in the Xtinguish Torch series is held in beautiful Downtown Kent! The festival will include art installations, food trucks, and live music with musical acts such as Alex Bevan, the Chardon Polka Band, and more!

A ‘Passing of the Torch’ ceremony will begin at 6:00pm in Riveredge Park and include community members, local officials, environmental groups, kayakers, and others. This ceremony will culminate with the unveiling and dedication of a commemorative relief as well as highlight the Cuyahoga River as a national Water Trail! Partners for this event include the Kent Parks & Recreation Department, Kent State University WICK Poetry Center, Hometown Bank, Main Street Kent, Kent Environmental Council, Portage County Soil & Water Conservation District, and others.

Earlier Event: June 19
The Perils of Plastic Pollution
Later Event: July 13
Horse Pasture Management