If you have kids, make plans now to attend Light Up Your Holiday! Downtown Kokomo will be bustling with holiday cheer on Saturday, December 1, 2012 from 4-7 pm with the arrival of Santa on the train, live reindeer, Christmas stories & crafts, letters to Santa, holiday treats, downtown lights & much more. Admission is free. Downtown art galleries and boutiques will also be open for holiday shopping. Kids of all ages will have a blast at this event! My son especially enjoyed the live reindeer last year …
Join us for an old fashioned Christmas in Downtown Kokomo on Saturday, December 4, 2010 for the 2nd Annual Light Up Your Holiday! Santa Claus will make a grand entrance to the Courthouse Square on the train at 1:00 p.m. Kids of all ages will enjoy his special arrival!
A variety of fun activities for the entire family will be held from 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Vendors selling holiday gifts and goodies will be available to help you finish your Christmas shopping. Kids can write and mail a letter to Santa, listen to Christmas stories, or participate in holiday crafts. Carolers and special holiday entertainment will fill downtown with the sounds of the season, and visitors can browse decorated windows of downtown stores and businesses. Wagon and carriage rides will also be offered during the event. Of course, Santa will be ready to hear Christmas wishes from all the kids from his special house located on the Square.
Plan to attend this special holiday event in Downtown Kokomo! Admission is free. For more information, call the Kokomo Downtown Association at 765-454-7926. Happy Holidays!
Two local farms in the Kokomo area invite you to visit for some ”fun on the farm” this holiday season. Kids will enjoy visits with Santa (and his reindeer!), making Christmas crafts & more. If you are looking for something a little different to do this year or need a break from Christmas shopping, bring your family to Kokomo and enjoy some holiday fun on the farm!
Old Sycamore Farm presents “Santa’s Workshop”
Location: 6702 West 00 North South, Kokomo
Open: December 5-6, 12-13, 19-20
Hours: Noon – 6:30 p.m.
Admission: Prices vary for each activity
Kids will enjoy photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus, candle dipping, and making homemade holiday crafts, such as ornaments, stockings, Santa hats, and stuffing their own teddy bear or farm animal. Kids can also write and mail their letters to Santa. A selection of Christmas crafts, gifts, and decorations will be available to purchase as well as Christmas cookies, chocolate covered pretzels, apple cider, hot cocoa, fudge, and egg nog. For more information, call 765-461-6088 or visit their website.
Easy Acre Farm presents “A Country Christmas”
Location: 3347 East 50 North, Kokomo (2 miles East of Kokomo)
Open: December 19-20
Hours: Noon – 6:00 p.m.
Admission: Free will offering only
Take a step back in time and enjoy an authentic country Christmas. Santa in his Christmas sleigh will visit Easy Acre Farm along with Cupid, his Reindeer. Kids will enjoy visits with Santa and a real reindeer, and many photo opportunities are available (personal cameras are welcome!) Children are also encouraged to bring a letter to Santa and put it in Santa’s special mailbox to the North Pole. For more information, call 765-419-1973.
Join us in Downtown Kokomo on Saturday, December 5, 2009, for “Light Up Your Holiday.” The fun-filled evening will kick-off with the arrival of Santa at 5:00 p.m. From 5:00 – 9:00 p.m., holiday vendors will be set up in the former L Shop location on Main Street on the Courthouse Square selling candies, hot chocolate, coffee, gifts, handmade items & more. Christmas trees and wreaths will also be for sale. Kids will enjoy visiting with Santa (and maybe one of his reindeer!)
The lighting ceremony on the Courthouse lawn will take place at 8:00 p.m., and carolers will perform throughout the evening to “make the spirits bright!” Visitors to downtown will also enjoy all the holiday window decorations put up by local businesses. Admission is free. Bring the entire family on December 5th to enjoy an old-fashion Christmas on the Square in Downtown Kokomo!