Beautiful Day for the 2012 Strawberry Festival

The 2012 Strawberry Festival is today (June 7th) in Downtown Kokomo!  Starting at 11am this morning, strawberry shortcakes will be served until 3pm (or while quantities last.)  Don’t miss the fun – shortcakes, kid’s activities, vendors, music & much more!  If you can’t make it Downtown today, the Strawberry Festival is held annually on the 1st Thursday in June, and is a great family-friendly event for all ages!

Getting ready this morning for the festival


The one day of the year that it is OK to have strawberry shortcake for lunch!


Big crowd early in Downtown Kokomo


Try samples of frozen drinks handed out by McDonalds of Central Indiana during the festival


Visit Strawberry Festival For Family Fun!

The Greater Kokomo Downtown Association’s Annual Strawberry Festival will be held on Main Street in Downtown Kokomo on Thursday, June 2, 2011.  From 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. (or while quantities last) enjoy delicious strawberry shortcakes made with Amish-baked shortcake and topped with vanilla ice cream, sweet strawberries, and whipped cream donated by Meijer of Kokomo.

2010 Strawberry Festival in Downtown Kokomo

New to the festival this year, McDonalds® of Central Indiana will be providing samples of their new Frozen Strawberry Lemonade.  Also, kids will enjoy a fun show presented by Ronald McDonald® starting at noon.  In addition, free activities and crafts will be offered during the festival at Planet Mind, 108 N. Main St. and Angie Meyers Design Studio, 104 W. Walnut St. (kids must be accompanied by an adult.) 

Live music by Rhum Academy of Music will be featured from 1:30-3:00 p.m.  Make plans now to attend Strawberry Festival with friends, family, or co-workers for a sweet start to the summer festival season in Downtown Kokomo!  For more information, call 765-457-5301.

Strawberry Festival is Coming to Downtown Kokomo

Usher in the summer festival season at the Strawberry Festival in downtown Kokomo on Thursday, June 3.  Delicious Amish-baked shortcakes topped with sweet strawberries, vanilla ice cream, and fluffy whipped cream make this festival one of my favorites!   The giant strawberry shortcakes will be served for only $5 from 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. (or while quantities last!)

Fresh local-grown strawberries will be available to purchase as well as kettle korn.  John Rosborough and the Sound of Music All-Stars will provide toe-tapping entertainment.  Strawberry Festival is a perfect time to stop for lunch at one of the great restaurants in downtown Kokomo, and then have dessert while enjoying the start of summer with friends, family, or co-workers.  

Advance tickets can be purchased at Community First Bank, The Pointy Pencil, Baja Burritos, Palmer’s Jewelry, and the Kokomo/Howard County Chamber of Commerce, all located in downtown Kokomo.  Join us at the 2010 Kokomo Strawberry Festival for a sweet time!  For more information, call the Kokomo Downtown Association, 765-454-7926.

Kokomo Strawberry Festival

Strawberry Festival 2005

Join us for Kokomo’s annual Strawberry Festival on Thursday, June 4 in downtown Kokomo on the Courthouse Square.  Giant strawberry shortcakes will be served up with Amish-made shortcake, ice cream, whipped cream, and loads of strawberries from 11am-3pm (or until quantities last!)  Visitors will also enjoy big band music, vendors selling fresh strawberries and kettle korn, Pioneer Auto Club car cruise-in, and a display of the 1923 Haynes Blue Ribbon Speedster.    

Tickets for strawberry shortcakes are only $5 and advance tickets are available to avoid standing in line.  Advance tickets are available at Community First Bank, Palmer’s Jewelry, Engel Jewelers, Kokomo Downtown Association office, and Salin Bank, all located in downtown Kokomo.   Tickets will also be sold at the event.  Make plans now to attend with family, friends, or co-workers.  Usher in the summer season with this great family event!