Record-setting Strawberry Festival coming!

May 31

Summer’s official kick-off in Kokomo, the 2019 Strawberry Festival is set for Friday, June 7, in downtown Kokomo. And nothing says summer like Amish-made shortcake, ice cream, strawberries and whipped cream piled high in a bowl. And enjoying that strawberry shortcake out in the sun while listening to live music is even better. And that’s what you’ll find at the...

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Advance tickets available for Strawberry Festival

May 13

Advance tickets available for Strawberry Festival

It just doesn’t feel like summer until you’ve had a shortcake piled high with strawberries, ice cream and whipped cream in downtown Kokomo. And that feeling is coming on Friday, June 7, as the Greater Kokomo Downtown Association presents the 2019 Strawberry Festival. Sponsored by First Farmers Bank & Trust, the festival will be 11 a.m. to 9 a.m. on the...

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First Friday is kick-off to new sculpture walk

Apr 05

The art movement in downtown Kokomo continues to grow, with the Kokomo Sculpture Walk opening April 5. A partnership between the Greater Kokomo Economic Development Alliance and the City of Kokomo, the Kokomo Sculpture Walk is an outdoor exhibit featuring nine large-scale sculptures along beautiful downtown trails and waterways. Click here to see a map of the...

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Movie Night at First Friday

Feb 28

First Friday brings Hollywood to downtown Kokomo from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Friday, March 1. Grab a selfie with the stars past and present that will be making cardboard appearances, including Elvis Presley, Captains Kirk and Jack Sparrow, Snape, the entire cast of the Big Bang Theory and many more. Join us downtown for movie-themed fun as well as a giant Nerf gun battle and...

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Maps are in for First Friday’s Lovin’ Spoonful

Jan 30

The maps are in for Lovin’ Spoonful, First Friday’s chili tasting and competition. Click here for detailed event happenings. Click here for a printable PDF of the...

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First Friday presents Lovin’ Spoonful

Jan 29

Nineteen businesses and organizations will battle it out for bragging rights as the best chili in town during Lovin’ Spoonful, a free chili competition and tasting. From hemp chili to chocolate chili to chicken chili to Mexican chili and more, downtown businesses and organizations will put their chili-crafting skills to the test while vying for awards during First...

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