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Inside the Seiberling at Christmas

We always say there isn’t a more elegant place to celebrate the season than Seiberling Mansion here in Kokomo. We say that because the Victorian elegance of the Seiberling Mansion is a perfect setting for a stunning collection of holiday trees, wreaths and garlands,...

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Free evenings at the Seiberling

“Christmas Around the World” is taking over the Seiberling Mansion in Kokomo. Community businesses and organizations each year sponsor free evenings at the Seiberling. Open from 4 to 8 p.m., the free evenings in 2017 include: Nov. 30,  courtesy of...

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Polar Bear Express comes to Kokomo

A beloved holiday tradition is coming to Kokomo this year! The Polar Bear Express will board in Kokomo and take passengers — and Santa Claus — to the North Pole! On the Polar Bear Express, you’ll experience a historic passenger train straight out of the history books....

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A Hometown Holiday in downtown Kokomo

Though it’s already a great monthly event, First Friday in downtown Kokomo is even a little more special in December. Why? Because Santa Claus is comin’ to downtown! The event will be 5:30 to 9 p.m. Friday, Dec. 1, in downtown Kokomo. December’s First...

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City of Lights in Highland Park

Highland Park’s City of Lights will be turned on Thanksgiving Day. The holiday tradition, which started in 1993 with eight displays, now consists of more than 50 light displays. The lights will stay on all season and many nights Santa Claus and the Kokomo Y’s Men will...

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Christmas at the Seiberling

There isn’t a more elegant place to celebrate the season than Seiberling Mansion, and its holiday celebration begins on Nov. 25. The Victorian elegance of the Seiberling Mansion is a perfect setting for a stunning collection of holiday trees, wreaths and...

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Santa comes to town — a lot

Santa clearly loves Kokomo. He’ll be here several times before Christmas to make sure he sees each and every child. So, here’s a few places where you can catch Santa in Kokomo this year: Santa at the Markland Mall 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 16 Center Court at...

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KSO to perform Handel’s Messiah

A collaboration with the Kokomo Symphony Orchestra, Indiana University Kokomo and local churches will present the timeless music of ‘Handel’s Messiah.’ ‘Handel’s Messiah’ has been described by the early-music scholar Richard Luckett as...

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We Care Park boasts a million lights

Though it hasn’t been proven, we think it’s entirely possible that you can see We Care Park from outer space. Yes, it’s that bright. It is more than 1 million lights, after all. It takes months for volunteers to get the park ready for the annual...

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We Care Trim-A-Tree Festival

When the Markland Mall lights up for We Care Trim-A-Tree Festival, it’s a sure sign that fall is over and Christmas will soon be upon us! And Markland Mall is now glowing with thousands and thousands of twinkle lights as Christmas trees and wreaths line the...

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Pumpkin Spice Guide to Kokomo

The pumpkin spice game is strong here in Kokomo, Indiana. If you’re looking for your fix, we’ve got you covered with our handy-dandy Pumpkin Spice Guide!

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New exhibit opens in Artist Alley in downtown Kokomo

Featuring 13 art pieces, a new exhibit is opening Sept. 1 in Artist Alley. The outdoor exhibit will include seven large-format paintings, four mixed-media pieces, one photograph on metal and one stone sculpture. The 2017-2018 exhibit is open-themed and features...

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Kokomo Speedway: 70 years of racing

This year Kokomo Speedway celebrates its 70th year of racing in “Indiana’s baddest bullring.” As a family-oriented attraction, Kokomo Speedway offers affordable admission prices with a family seating section for all to enjoy a great experience at...

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Full week of happenings in downtown Kokomo

There’s always something happening in downtown Kokomo, and this week by far is no exception. Here’s what’s going on:   • Get ready to rock this weekend as WeberFest takes over Foster Park on Saturday. Headliner is Son Volt, an American alternative country band....

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Our top picks for an awesome weekend

It’s the weekend in Kokomo, and you know what that means …. the awesomeness is upon us! Here’s a quick look at what’s on the books for this weekend. Always wanted to be a star? Well, Superior V is hosting an Open Mic Jam Session tonight (that’s Friday, July 28). Tony...

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