Summer in Kokomo

You only get one summer! But luckily there’s plenty of fun to fill your summer here in Kokomo. From cooling off at Kokomo Beach to cool car shows to festivals and music galore, it’s all right here in Kokomo.

Use our Summer Fun Guide to
help you get the most out
of your summer!

All events are subject to change.

Kokomo Jackrabbits

Kokomo Jackrabbits baseball returns to Kokomo Municipal Stadium. Don’t miss the action all summer long! Read more

Strawberry Festival

Enjoy a Kokomo summer tradition with homemade strawberry shortcakes, live music, and food trucks in downtown. Read more

Summer Concert Series

The Kokomo Summer Concert Series brings free live music to the Performing Arts Pavilion in downtown’s Foster Park. Read more

Big time racing in Kokomo

Indiana’s Baddest Bullring is right here in Kokomo! In its 74th season, Kokomo Speedway will host several events this summer. Read more

Music at the Fairgrounds

Enjoy live music weekly on Thursday evenings at 7 p.m. at the Howard County Fairgrounds in Greentown. Bring a lawn chair! Read more

Cool off at Kokomo Beach

Whether you’re looking for fun or fitness, you’ll find what you need this summer at Kokomo Beach Family Aquatic Center. Read more

Kokomo Park Band Concerts

Kokomo Park Band has been bringing music to the community every summer for more than a century with weekly concerts. Read more

Kokomo Farmers’ Market

You can expect to find fresh produce and homebaked goods from friendly vendors selling only what they grow, raise or make themselves. Read more

Spray Days

It’s likely the largest slip-and-slide you’ll ever see. Basically, there’s a giant tarp put down in local parks and continually sprayed with water. Read more

Riverwalk Concert Series

Free outdoor concerts in downtown Kokomo along the Riverwalk. Local music, local art, local food and local beer. Read more

Howard County 4-H Fair

Explore 4-H exhibits, food vendors, carnival rides, live entertainment, music and much more. Held July 12-17 at the Howard County Fairgrounds in Greentown. Read more

Winding Creek Music Festival 

Enjoy America’s best bluegrass and folk bands in a scenic wooded setting in western Howard County. Bring a lawn chair. Read More

Brews on Buckeye

Indiana craft beer and spirits festival. Enjoy food trucks, live music and samples from Indiana breweries and distilleries on July 31. Learn more

Family Movie Nights

Enjoy a night under the stars with a family-friendly movie hosted by the Kokomo Parks Department.
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Haynes Apperson Festival

Celebrate Kokomo’s automotive heritage on July 1-3, 2021 with three days of family fun in downtown Kokomo. Read more

Summer Reading Program

Earning prizes for reading has never been easier! All ages can sign-up for the Kokomo-Howard County Public Library’s Summer Reading Program. Read more

Koko-Go Bike Share

Explore Kokomo with the Koko-Go Free Ride bike share program.  Borrow a bike and hit local trails! Look for public art throughout downtown. Read more

Fun on First Fridays

While events vary from month to month, music, art, food, and family fun are part of Kokomo First Fridays year-round! Read more

Sunday in the Park Car Show

Celebrate Father’s Day in Kokomo’s Highland Park during this annual car show from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Learn more

Car, Truck & Bike Show

Cruise over to Solidarity’s 11th Annual Car, Truck & Bike Show on Aug. 21st for music, door prizes, food and of course, cool cars! Read more

Downtown Art Walk

Art is at the heart of the downtown experience. From art alleys and colorful murals to art galleries and a sculpture walk, it’s all here for you to find! Read more