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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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Kokomo Jackrabbits’ 2017 season set

It might be winter here in Kokomo, but we’re already looking forward to summer baseball games at Kokomo Municipal Stadium. And now that the Kokomo Jackrabbits have released their 2017 season schedule, you can almost feel the summer sun beating down on you from your...

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Wild Indiana Outdoors a haven for enthusiasts

  This weekend, Kokomo will be the lucky home of Wild Indiana Outdoors, an expo designed to have something of interest to just about everyone — even if you’re interests include the great outdoors or not. The two-day event will be 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday,...

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First Friday 2017 schedule released

We’ve barely opened the packaging on 2017 and it’s already shaping up to be an awesome year. How do we know? Because organizers of First Fridays in downtown Kokomo have announced the year’s schedule! And it’s a year full of great evenings!...

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