The Meridian/Mattson Diamond Dance Team performs on stage during the eighth annual You Me We Festival at the accesso ShoWare Center last Friday. RACHEL CIAMPI, Reporter

The Meridian/Mattson Diamond Dance Team performs on stage during the eighth annual You Me We Festival at the accesso ShoWare Center last Friday. RACHEL CIAMPI, Reporter

You Me We

Community festival entertains, inspires, educates | PHOTOS

  • Friday, February 2, 2018 1:27pm
  • Life

Music and dancing, interactive booths, sports competitions, prizes, the Journey to Wellness, demonstrations, a climbing wall and other activities were all part of the eighth annual You Me We festival at the accesso ShoWare Center last Friday.

The free festival celebrated the great work of many youth, teen and family resources serving Kent and spotlighted the exceptional talents of young local performers.

The event was a collaboration of community groups, including the Kent Parks Department, youth groups, sports organizations, churches, local businesses and service clubs.

Mayor Dana Ralph addresses the crowd. RACHEL CIAMPI, Reporter

Mayor Dana Ralph addresses the crowd. RACHEL CIAMPI, Reporter

Kentwood Dazzlers and D-Unit perform on stage. RACHEL CIAMPI, Reporter

Kentwood Dazzlers and D-Unit perform on stage. RACHEL CIAMPI, Reporter

Madison Gonser-Campbell has Brayden Sivana practice his karate moves. RACHEL CIAMPI, Reporter

Madison Gonser-Campbell has Brayden Sivana practice his karate moves. RACHEL CIAMPI, Reporter

Mansi Garg from Sylvan Robotic Learning shows Clayton Wix Lego robots. RACHEL CIAMPI, Reporter

Mansi Garg from Sylvan Robotic Learning shows Clayton Wix Lego robots. RACHEL CIAMPI, Reporter

The Kent Elementary STOMP and Dance Team performs on stage. RACHEL CIAMPI, Reporter

The Kent Elementary STOMP and Dance Team performs on stage. RACHEL CIAMPI, Reporter

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