- The list below includes 329 free or cheap things to do in or near Kent, Washington, including 90 different types of inexpensive activities like Parks, Farms & Ranches, Bowling and Go Karts.
- From Lake Meridian Park to Lake Fenwick Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Kent and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Seattle, Puyallup, Kirkland and Bellevue.
Named because of its involvement in the 1984 Olympic tryouts, Marathon Park is just minutes from the heart of Olympia. Along with walking trails, the park is built around Capitol Lake, a great place for nature and bird watching.
Situated along Possession Sound, Harborview Park measures eight acres and allows visitors a waterfront view with passing civilian and military ships. The park provides picnic tables, benches, a grassy lawn for open field activities and a trail.
Located in a heavily wooded area, Forest Park measures 197 acres and features an animal farm, a water playground and facilities for street hockey, tennis, basketball and horseshoes. It also provides wooded trails, a children's playground and picnic areas.
Located on 39.77 acres, Yauger Park was built by a retired Army colonel after whom the park is named. The park offers picnic tables and shelter, a basketball hoop, running track, playground, baseball fields and skate park.
Flowing Lake Park is a park and campground. The park may interest those who enjoy water activities, as the lake is suitable for swimming, boating, and water skiing. The park also maintains an amphitheater, picnic areas, and a playground.
This hands-on museum has activities for children from toddler to about 10 years-old. Activities include and art corner, cartoon corner, i-engineers, and Scouting Badge Programs; birthday parties and after hour meetings are available. Check for discount days, and special events.