On select First Fridays in 2023, the community will gather for this arts-based, open house tour of beautiful downtown Kokomo. Each month features a theme with downtown venues catering their activities to the month’s theme. Visitors to the downtown area during the event will find discounts and activities at shops and restaurants, and live music, public art, family-friendly activities & more from 5:30-9:00 p.m.
June – Strawberry Festival
Mark the start of summer with a refreshing strawberry shortcake dessert! Day-long event includes strawberry-related vendors, Artsapalooza Art Market, live music and more. Festival is 11 a.m-9 p.m. on Friday, June 2.
August – The Great Kokomo Treasure Hunt
Search for treasure around downtown with a chance to win great prizes from local businesses. Event is Friday, Aug. 4.
September – Artsapalooza
Experience art everywhere! Try it, hear it and appreciate it! Don’t miss the opening of the 10th annual Artist Alley exhibit. Also, Hawgin’ the Block for Bridges Outreach. Event is Friday, Sept. 1.
October – Masquerade
Dress up in your favorite costume and enjoy trick-or-treating throughout downtown! Event is Friday, Oct. 6.
November – Shop & Stroll
Head downtown for a night of shopping and open houses ahead of the holiday season.Event is Friday, Nov. 3.
Find more information about Kokomo First Fridays here.