COURTESY PHOTO, Greater Kent Historical Society

COURTESY PHOTO, Greater Kent Historical Society

Greater Kent Historical Society presents Hoptoberfest

Fundraising gala set for Oct. 6

  • Saturday, August 25, 2018 7:52am
  • Life

The Greater Kent Historical Society (GKHS) presents Hoptoberfest, an evening in celebration of Kent’s hop history, on Saturday, Oct. 6, from 6 to 9 p.m., at the Kent Senior Activity Center, 600 E. Smith St.

The fundraising gala features guest speaker Michael Rizzo, author of “Washington Beer: A Heady History.”

The evening includes dinner, a dessert dash and a silent auction. A curated selection of craft beers and a variety of wines will be served.

Admission is $50 per person through Sept. 1, $60 per person after Sept. 1.

Reservations are required.

Proceeds support the mission of the GKHS.

Tickets are for sale at gkhs.org, or call 253-854-4330.

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