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Kenosha events are a big reason our community is a choice destination for so many. Nearly every day of the year, there is something special going on in the Kenosha Area! Our Calendar of Events is chock full of family-friendly festivals, museum exhibits, plays and concerts, and so much more! Your Wisconsin fun starts here! Event details are subject to change and we recommend calling listed phone numbers or visiting event websites to verify information in advance.

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Arts & Cultural Downtown & Lakefront Family Friendly Outdoor Recreation Sports
Format: 2014-10-21
Format: 2014-10-21

Kenosha Public Museum Exhibit: Picture a Book: The Illustrations of Renée Graef

October 11, 2014 – January 11, 2015

Original artwork from Wisconsin childrens book illustrator, Renée Graef.  Graef has illustrated over 70 books for children including the Kirsten series in the American Girl collection and many of the My First Little House books by Laura Ingalls Wilder for HarperCollins.

Kenosha Public Museum Exhibit: Views of the Ancient World – Peter V. Bianchi, National Geographic Artist

August 23, 2014 – March 1, 2015

Scientific illustrations, original paintings, preliminary studies and sketches from one of National Geographic magazine's most recognized artists on display in the West Gallery. General admission is free. 

UW-Parkside Art Gallery Show: Carey Watters: Works With Paper

October 8, 2014 – November 18, 2014

UW-Parkside Assistant Professor, Carey Watters presents works with paper.

UW-Parkside Art Gallery Show: Making Music and Waves

October 22, 2014 – January 5, 2015

This exhibit is dedicated to Barbara Lindquist’s creative musical instruments.

Kraig Kenning Live!

October 23, 2014

Spend an evening listening to some phenomenal finger picking, fabulous slide guitar playing and lyrics full of heart. Mr. Kenning is a talented performer you won’t soon forget! This is free.

Alpaca Art Ladies’ Night

October 24, 2014, November 28, 2014, December 26, 2014, January 23, 2015, February 27, 2015, March 27, 2015, April 24, 2015, May 22, 2015, June 26, 2015, July 24, 2015, August 28, 2015, September 25, 2015, October 23, 2015, November 27, 2015

Every 4th Friday of the month, enjoy Ladies’ Night at Alpaca Art. Half off studio fees for ladies painting on these nights. Reservations required.

Dinosaur Discovery Museum Program: Dinos in the Dark

October 24, 2014

Bring a flashlight and walk among the dinos. Watch as they “come alive” in the shadows as you discover their unique features with your flashlight. Advance free tickets are required and can be picked up at any of the public museums beginning October 7.

Southport Light Station Museum Open for the Season

Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, May 10, 2014 - October 26, 2014

The lighthouse and maritime museum, inside the keeper's house, documents Kenosha's lighthouse keepers, shipping and fishing history. Also climb the 1866 Southport Lighthouse. The tower stands 55 feet above the lighthouse grounds. See Kenosha, Lake Michigan and into Illinois and Racine County.