Kent, Washington has been a hub for street racing for decades, and though Kent Police have been working to change this, the city still reigns as the center for illegal street racing in the Pacific Northwest. Read more about Kent’s racing culture: http://kcts.tv/1qHXlNa
Join KCTS 9, the Seattle Center and SIFF for a free preview screening of American Experience’s The Boys of ’36 at the Mural Amphitheatre. Inspired by Daniel James Brown’s #1 New York Times Bestseller, ‘The Boys in the Boat’, the documentary recounts the thrilling underdog story of nine young men from the University of Washington rowing team who took the nation by storm when they captured gold at the 1936 Olympics in Nazi Germany. The screening is free and open to the public, but RSVP’ing is highly encouraged: http://kcts.tv/21k6cRc American Experience PBS: The Boys of ’36 premieres on KCTS 9 August 2, 2016.