Keep Up With Kokomo!
The Haynes Apperson Festival is three solid days of fun in Kokomo. This summer, the festival will run from Thursday, June 28, to Saturday, June 30, and — as always — will be packed with family-friendly activities. With the festival commemorating Kokomo’s automotive...read more
Whether you’re looking for fun or fitness, you’ll find what you need this summer at Kokomo Beach where there’s a leisure pool and competition and lap pool. There’s also high-energy water slides, splash pad, kiddie slides and relaxing lazy river. All this makes Kokomo...read more
Summer’s official kick-off in Kokomo, the 2018 Strawberry Festival is set for Friday, June 1, 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...read more
Local artist Sherry Temby is exhibiting her whimsical, original oil paintings and photographs in the KHCPL main gallery, located at 220 N. Union Street, Kokomo. Her art can be viewed during regular library hours through June 29th. Sherry has been coloring outside of the lines for more than 50 years and has a talent for capturing her subjects' unique personalities in her artwork and photos. Sherry specializes in animal portraiture and has a studio locally. She may be reached at…
Kokomo Wings and Wheels Air Show; Free Air Show from 1:00-2:30 p.m.; Kokomo Municipal Airport; Food vendors & family fun; Gates open 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.; Pancake Breakfast 8-11 a.m.; Free Young Eagle Airplane Rides from 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.; Registration starts at 8 a.m.; Rides begin at 9 a.m.; Static Aircraft Displays all day.
Pure and Simple Antique Show; Kokomo Event & Conference Center; 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.; Visit www.theoldshed.com/pure-simple.
Howard County Master Gardeners’ Garden Stroll; 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.; Tickets $8 advance or $10 day of event; Welcome Center & Plant Sale held at the Seiberling Mansion; There will also be contests, door prizes & vendors; Lunch will be offered for garden walkers at the Elliott House from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.; Tickets available starting June 1st at many local florists and nursery locations; For more info, call 765-963-2315.
Howard County Relay for Life; Kokomo High School;11:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m.; Visit www.relayforlife.org/howardcountyinor call 1-800-227-2345.
Kokomo Art Center Fiber/Textile Art Show; Exhibit open Tuesday-Saturday 1-4 p.m.; Free admission; Reception on June 30th from 2-4 p.m.; Call 765-457-9480.