Downtown

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May, 13 2020

Mural Opportunity in Downtown Renton!

Allied Arts of Renton is seeking proposals from artists and creatives to install a vibrant urban mural on an exterior wall on S 3rd Street in Downtown Renton. The organization has secured permission from the property owner and is overseeing and funding this project with support from the Renton Municipal Arts Commission. Artists, or groups, […]

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April, 07 2020

The “Renton Minute” connects Business Owners with the Community

While the COVID-19 issue hits everyone nearly everywhere imaginable, small businesses are especially feeling the crunch of tough times right now. Recent events have caused many local businesses to modify their hours, the ways they serve their communities, and in some cases, to close their doors altogether.So take a minute and get to know your […]

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January, 29 2020

Experience Renton

Looking for workshops and classes around Renton? There’s a little something for everyone and almost every night of the week.   Made By You on 3rd offers DIY workshops for numerous artistic skills. River Valley Cheese offers cooking classes for cheese making, chocolate dipping, and sourdough bread baking. Urban Sprouts offers DIY classes for plants […]

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January, 01 2020

New Year’s Resolutions – Shop Small

Are you still looking to add a resolution for the new year? Maybe a resolution that doesn’t take a big change,  just a bit more thought when considering where to go?   Next time you order a pizza – consider doing so from Smoking Monkey Pizza. Or next time you’re considering some self care visit […]

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December, 22 2019

Ladies Night

  The Renton Martial Arts Center is hosting Ladies Night to kick off the new year! This free event is for ladies age five through adults. It is open to all skill levels of martial arts from never practiced to advanced levels. The event will feature short classes of: Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Muay Thai, and […]

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December, 21 2019

Tonight – Battle of the Gingerbread Houses

Is someone you know in grades 3-12 and looking to show off their gingerbread house building skills? Don’t miss the Battle of the Gingerbread Houses at the Renton Library TONIGHT! All supplies will be provided by the Library in partnership with Friends of the Renton Libraries.   For more information please visit the Library website. 

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December, 19 2019

50th Street Studio Free Movie Series

Every Saturday 50th Street Studio offers a free movie at 7pm. For the holiday season the 1964 sci-fi film Santa Claus Conquers the Martians will be shown this Saturday, December 21st. The film features all of the Christmas staples of Santa & Mrs. Clause, Rudolph, and a family of Martians who decide to bring Santa […]

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December, 16 2019

End of Year Events in Downtown

2019 is not over yet, there are plenty of ways to get the most out of the last few weeks of the year and enjoy Downtown Renton!   Thursday, December 19th, 7:30pm; Friday, December 20th, 8pm; Saturday, December 21st, 8pm – The holiday show of Nuncrackers. Originally produced as a TV program this comedy has […]

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October, 10 2019

Mural Planned for Downtown!

A local artist has been confirmed to work on a new public art piece in Renton! On July 15th, 9 artists had submitted a response to a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) released by the City of Renton to solicit a mural for the Downtown area. The mural, planned for the southern face of the Burger […]

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August, 30 2019

Downtown project ‘pops up’ in the Renton Reporter!

  The community Pop Up Park project along 3rd street recently had its Grand Opening celebration, where residents, community members, and Renton Farmers Market goers were welcome to experience the recently updated space. The project has one last piece to be implemented; a shade sail. Once this final piece is installed, the park will have […]

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