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Chamber of Commerce Downtown Association
765-457-5301
700 E. Firmin Street, Suite 200
Economic Development Inventrek Technology Park
765-457-2000
700 E. Firmin Street, Suite 200
Visitors Bureau
1-800-837-0971
765-457-6802
700 E. Firmin Street, Suite 200

Downtown Events

From arts to sports to entertainment, it's all downtown. 
 
Downtown Kokomo is the epicenter of activity for our community. With plenty of places to shop, eat, drink and gather, downtown Kokomo offers something for everyone.
 
FIRST FRIDAY KOKOMO
Downtown Kokomo - Courthouse Square, The Depot District, and more 
First Friday of every month
5:30 - 9 p.m., except for June when Strawberry Festival runs from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
 
Join us every first Friday for free, family-friendly, fun activities with a focus on arts, community, and culture! Live music, craft activities, tasty food, celebrity appearances, costumes, giveaways, and demonstrations are just a few of the things you can expect throughout our 30-40 participating venues each month! Kokomo's largest free monthly event.
 
2020 First Friday Themes:
• January 3: Hygge Happiness
• February 7: Movie Night
• March 6: Healthy Community Fair
• April 3: Art Walk
• May 1: Move It
• June 5: Strawberry Festival
• July 3: Freedom Friday
• August 7: Career Night
• September 4: Artsapalooza
• October 2: Masquerade
• November 6: Main Street Mystery
• December 4: Hometown Holiday
 
KOKOMO FARMERS MARKET AND MARKET STORE
Corner of Mulberry and Washington streets 
 
Browse locally grown produce, handcrafted items, and delicious food and beverage choices from local farmers and artisans every Saturday during the market season in beautiful downtown Kokomo! Can't make it on a Saturday? Check out their store in downtown Kokomo, where they sell grab-and-go food, produce, handmade items and more.
 
 
STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL
Courthouse Square - 104 S. Buckeye St. 
First Friday of June
11 a.m. - 9 p.m.
A resident and visitor favorite! Head downtown for delicious strawberry shortcakes, berry-themed treats, live music, kids' activities, food and beverage vendors, and more. In 2020, Strawberry Festival will again be combined with First Friday for even more summer fun for the whole family!
 
KOKOMO SUMMER CONCERT SERIES
Performing Arts Pavilion at Foster Park  
Spend your summer enjoying good music in downtown's gorgeous Foster Park with Kokomo's free summer concert series!
The 2020 lineup will be announced soon.
 
NEW YEAR'S EVE CELEBRATION
Courthouse Square - the festivities will be centered at the corner of Sycamore and Main streets
Saturday, Dec. 31, 2020
10:30 p.m. - Midnight

When it's time to ring in the new year, there's not better place than downtown Kokomo! The Greater Kokomo Downtown Association invites residents, guests and families to celebrate the closing of another year on the Courthouse Square on New Year’s Eve. The annual event starts at 10:30 p.m. and features a ball drop and fireworks.

 
For even more awesome events in Kokomo and Howard County, check out our Community Calendar. Public events open to everyone can be submitted to the Community Calendar via email at information@visitkokomo.org.  

Contact Information

Chamber of Commerce Downtown Association
765-457-5301
700 E. Firmin Street, Suite 200
Economic Development Inventrek Technology Park
765-457-2000
700 E. Firmin Street, Suite 200
Visitors Bureau
1-800-837-0971
765-457-6802
700 E. Firmin Street, Suite 200

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