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A summer of music in Foster Park

The Kokomo Summer Concert Series brings national acts to the city’s Foster Park Pavilion, and 2017 will be another banner year for the program. Scheduled to play during the Haynes Apperson Festival, Blues Traveler and Grand Funk Railroad will take center stage for the...

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Hoosierdance Film Festival coming to downtown Kokomo

Thirty-six films from 11 countries will be screened in downtown Kokomo as part of the third annual Hoosierdance Film Festival. Also showing will be the films recorded during the first 48 Hour Film contest. The films will be shown June 8 to 10 at Bind Cafe and Cook...

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Our Top Picks for an awesome weekend

We’re posting our weekly Top Picks on Thursday because if you don’t start your fun Friday afternoon, you’re gonna miss some of this weekend’s planned awesomeness. So, let’s jump right into Friday … 1) Strawberry Festival! Amish-made shortcake, ice cream, strawberries...

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Spray Days: A slip-and-slide of epic proportions

It’s likely the largest slip-and-slide you’ll ever see. Basically, there’s a giant tarp put down (on a hill if possible) and it’s continually sprayed with water by the fire department. It’s a local summer favorite. Sponsored by the Kokomo Parks and Recreation...

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Explore USBR35, Indiana’s Newest Bicycle Route

Calling all cyclists, adventurers, outdoor enthusiasts, exercise fiends, and travel lovers: We invite you to explore Indiana’s first nationally-approved and interconnected cycling route, USBR35. This new route runs 360 miles from north to south through 15...

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Strawberry Festival ushers in summer

Amish-made shortcake, ice cream, strawberries and whipped cream piled high in a bowl. What could be better? Well, enjoying that strawberry shortcake out in the sun while listening to live music! And that’s what you’ll find at the 2017 Strawberry Festival coming to...

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Big weekend in the works — our Top 5 Picks for fun

It’s a big weekend here in Kokomo. No. Big doesn’t do this weekend justice. It’s a huge weekend. Hmmm. Still doesn’t cover it. Colossal. Enormous. Gigantic. Massive. A whale of a weekend. We give up. We’ll just let our Top Picks for a...

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Kokomo stadium named must-see field

Photo by Michael HickeyThe beautiful Kokomo Municipal Stadium in downtown Kokomo has made the VisitIndiana list of “7 Indiana Ballparks That Baseball Fans Must See.” And if you’ve ever caught a game at Kokomo Jackrabbits game there, then you know...

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Get techy wit it at First Friday in March

Because technology plays such a major role in the Kokomo community, it shouldn’t come as a surprise that there’s no shortage of tech wizards here. And they’ll be showing off their ooh-and-aah-inspiring technology and gadgets at the March First Friday. From 5:30 to 9...

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Mobile device tour expands to the Kokomo Automotive Museum

In addition to accessing the mobile device tour at the Howard County Museum, located in the Seiberling Mansion, and the Historic Downtown Kokomo Architecture Walking Tour, visitors can now use their smartphones at the Kokomo Automotive Museum on select exhibits for an...

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A busy weekend ahead here in Kokomo

Well, it’s Friday. That means it’s time to prepare ourselves for a totally awesome weekend in Kokomo. Here’s our top 3 picks for a great weekend 1) Discover Fun at the library Get your future engineers to “Discover Fun: Discover Tech Exhibit” from 1 to 4...

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Chocolate, downtown and frozen people top weekend picks

It’s Friday. And boy oh boy, are you in for an awesome weekend here in Kokomo. Here’s are Top 3 picks for how to have a great time: 1) A chocolate lover’s dream Samaritan Caregivers is raising the chocolate bar for its annual fundraising event, Chocolate Celebration....

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Our Top 3 picks for an awesome weekend

Well, it’s Friday. That means it’s time to prepare ourselves for a totally awesome weekend in Kokomo. Here’s our top 3 picks for a great weekend. 1) Second annual Mac & Cheese Showdown Baby, it’s cold outside. So let’s have some amazing comfort food at the 2nd...

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