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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: 2015-04-28
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Kenosha Public Museum Exhibit: Transparent Watercolor Society of America 39th Annual National Juried Exhibition

May 2, 2015 – August 2, 2015

The Transparent Watercolor Society of America displays paintings by artists from across the country. The wide range of themes includes abstracts, portraits, landscapes, city scenes and more, all using the transparent watercolor painting method.

Fine Arts at First Concert Series: Benny Rides Again: The Music of Benny Goodman

May 3, 2015

Fine Arts at First is a free chamber music concert series, hosted by First United Methodist Church. Each concert is followed by a complimentary reception. All are welcome! This is the 10th anniversary season.

Citizen Welles: A Community Celebration of Kenoshan George Orson Welles on the occasion of his 100th birthday

Events scheduled during this time period at various Kenosha locations: May 6 – 31, 2015

Born in 1915 in Kenosha, Wisconsin, actor, writer, director, and producer Orson Welles dramatically altered the mediums of theatre, radio, and film. One hundred years later, his influence is still felt around the world and many consider him to be the best director who ever lived. The City of Kenosha will commemorate his centennial year with a month-long series of events designed to engage, entertain, and inspire, much like the larger than life man himself did throughout his career.

Carthage College Music Presents: Wind Orchestra Spring Concert with pianist Adam Marks

May 6, 2015

The Carthage Wind Orchestra performs a concert in collaboration with New York pianist Adam Marks.

Civil War Museum Program: Blackhat Discussion Group

May 6, 2015 and May 20, 2015

These are free public discussions on topics from the Civil War Museum's collection of The Blackhat. First published in 1983 by members of the 6th Wisconsin Volunteers, the bulletins pertain to the Iron Brigade.

Carthage Theatre Presents: “Devised Theatre Project”

May 7, 2015 – May 9, 2015

Carthage Theatre’s focus on new work continues with our final production of the season. Using devised ­theatre and improvisational­ theatre methods, a team of Carthage Theatre students and designers, led by student director Nicole Middleton ’15, will create a brand new play.

Civil War Museum Program: CSS Shenandoah

May 8, 2015

Tony Majewski details the storied history of the Confederate ship, CSS Shenandoah. Free and open to the public as part of the Second Friday Lunchbox Lecture Series. 

Civil War Museum Program: Tea with Mrs. Lincoln

May 9, 2015

Spend Mother's Day weekend with some of the favorite women in your life as you join “Mrs. Lincoln” for tea, finger sandwiches, salads and sweets as she reminisces about her childhood, her days in Springfield and her children.