Community Events

Community Events

We have several community events planned throughout the year. To stay up to date on what's happening, sign up for our email newsletter or follow our Facebook page.

Upcoming Events

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July 23 - - August 13, 2020

Summer Concert Series

Kentwood City Hall (4900 Breton SE)

Grab a blanket or chair and join us on the lawn behind Kentwood City Hall for our Summer Concert Series! Concerts take place on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:30pm and feature a variety of food trucks.

Cost Free
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August 6, 2020 -

Summer Concert Series - Brena

Kentwood City Hall lawn (4900 Breton SE)

Grab a blanket or chair and join us on the lawn behind Kentwood City Hall for our Summer Concert Series! Concerts take place on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:30pm. This year’s lineup includes:

Cost Free
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August 13, 2020 -

Summer Concert Series - The Soul Syndicate

Kentwood City Hall lawn (4900 Breton SE)
Grab a blanket or chair and join us on the lawn behind Kentwood City Hall for our Summer Concert Series! Concerts take place on Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:30pm and feature a variety of food trucks.
Cost Free
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August 22, 2020 -

POSTPONED TO 2021: Limb Loss Awareness 5k

Bowen Station Park (4499 Bowen Blvd)

For the health and safety of all event participants, the City of Kentwood and Hanger Clinic have decided to cancel the Limb Loss Awareness 5K race on Saturday, Aug. 22, and instead will look toward hosting the event in April 2021 to again coincide with Limb Loss Awareness Month.

Cost --
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September 12, 2020 -

POSTPONED TO 2021: Kentwood Food Truck Festival

Kentwood Library (4950 Breton SE)

After much discussion, the City of Kentwood and GR8 Food Trucks have decided to postpone the Food Truck Festival to next summer due to the uncertainty surrounding COVID-19 and restrictions on large group gatherings.


Cost Food prices vary
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October 27, 2020 -

South Kent Community and Senior Expo

Kentwood Activities Center (355 48th St SE)

Join us for the South Kent Community and Senior Expo!  Explore the products and services from over 70 businesses within the community.  The expo will also feature health screenings, flu shots, door prizes and free lunch!  Admission is free and open to the general public.  Vendor space is available! If interested in becoming a vendor, contact Lorraine at (616)656-5278.

Cost General Public Free / Vendors $75 +
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March 18, 2021 -

RESCHEDULED Winter Concert Series: Nicholas James Thomasma

Kentwood Library (4950 Breton SE)
Join us on March 18, 2021 for for Nicholas James Thomasma – singer and multi-instrumentalist performing a mix of Americana, folk, country and rock. Combining stories and songs with humor and with for a show that can be enjoyed by all ages.  Concerts take place inside the Community Room at the Kentwood Library. Guests are welcomed to bring their own beer or wine to enjoy at the show. Get out of the house and join us at the Kentwood Library for winter evening fun!
Cost Free
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