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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: 2014-11-01
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Kenosha Winter HarborMarket

Saturdays, October 18 - December 20, 2014. Closed January and February 2015, then open March to mid-May.

You'll find about two dozen vendors inside the historic Rhode Center for the Arts, including cheeses, artisan bakery goods, art, crafts, prepared foods, and more.

Summer finds a bustling European-style mixed market near Lake Michigan with 150+ vendors: organic produce, meats, cheeses, arts, prepared foods, live entertainment, chef demos and more! From mid-May to mid-October Kenosha HarborMarket is held outdoors near the lakefront.

Carthage Theatre Presents: Day After Night, World Premiere

October 24-26, 2014 and October 30-November 1, 2014

By Mikaley Osley ’14, adapted from the novel by Anita Diamant. Directed by Herschel Kruger. Named a best book of the year by the Washington Post, “Day After Night” is based on the extraordinary true story of the October 1945 rescue of more than 200 prisoners from the Atlit internment camp, a prison for "illegal" immigrants run by the British military near the Mediterranean coast south of Haifa.

Mystery Picture Book Character to Visit the Library

November 1, 2014

Celebrate National Picture Book Month with a visit from our mystery picture book guest.

Spotlight Youth Theater Presents: Disney’s Peter Pan Jr.

October 31, 2014 – November 2, 2014

Students ages 8-18 of Spotlight Youth Theater present Disney’s Peter Pan Jr. Based on the Disney film and J.M. Barrie’s enchanting play, Disney’s Peter Pan Jr., is a modern version of the timeless tale about a boy who wouldn’t grow up and the Darling children that he whisks away to Never Land.

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. 

Retirement Open House for Melanie Hovey

November 1, 2014

Melanie Hovey, Executive Director and founder of Lemon Street Gallery will be retiring after 15 years of building a creative art scene in Kenosha. Stop in throughout the day to bid her farewell. Refreshments, including cake will be served between 4 and 6 p.m. No RSVP required.

UW-Parkside Art Gallery Show: Androgyny: An Exhibition by Lois Bielefeld

November 1, 2014 – January 10, 2015

Androgyny explores the power and complexity of gender identity in a series of portraits, film and installation. This exhibition challenges social constructions of gender and celebrates gender expression and fluidity.

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.