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  • Library Park

Fall Festival in Library Park

October 11, 2014

(262) 653-4177

Hours:

12 - 3 p.m.

The City of Kenosha will present its third annual Fall Festival, in conjunction with Second Saturday events in Downtown Kenosha and The Big Read. Activities include:

  • Local band “The Bugs” will perform classic Beatles tune, '50s doo-wop and pop hits from 1-3 p.m.
  • The Mayor's Youth Commission will organize children's games and provide prizes.
  • The Kenosha Fire Dept. will have a fire safety demonstration.
  • Free small pumpkins – donated by Kenosha Moose Family Center – will be distributed to the first 200 children in attendance. Craft supplies for decorating pumpkins also will be available.
  • Miss Kenosha 2014 Tori Bogren will greet visitors and sign autographs.

Also:

  • Free Rickshaw Rides in Downtown Kenosha courtesy of Captain Mike’s, 12 - 6 p.m.
  • At Simmons Library (located at Library Park): The Kenosha Public Library will host Dan Stika, presenting "Thoughts on Ray Bradbury" in honor of The Big Read's book Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury, from 2-2:30 p.m. on the south steps of the Simmons Library.
  • At 2:30 p.m. a Behind-the-Scenes Tour of the Simmons Library will include seldom-seen areas including the coal room and the medical room. Learn about Zalmon Simmons, Daniel H. Burnham, and the history of this beautiful building. The tour will involve stairs and spiral staircases. Everyone welcome.
  • The Friends of the Kenosha Public Library will sponsor a free showing of the film Divergent at 6:30 p.m. at a vacant lot at Sixth Avenue and 54th Street in Downtown Kenosha. The movie was chosen for its dystopian theme, which also is a theme in Fahrenheit 451.
  • Visit here for more Second Saturday events.