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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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Prepare to see for yourself if the ghosts of Kemper do exist! Admission: $7 / $5 for kids under 10. Presented by Kenosha County Teen Task Force of the Concerned Citizens Coalition.
The Bike Shop at Southport Rigging takes group rides from Harborside Common Grounds (5159 - 6th Ave.) in Kenosha to a coffee shop in Zion, IL every Saturday morning at 8 a.m. It is a weekly 26 mile ride, starting in late March and stopping when it snows in November. The ride is mostly flat and suitable for all levels of riders. No sign up necessary, just show up. If you can't make it one week, feel free to come the next.
Join Kenosha Public Museum (5500 First Ave.), Civil War Museum (5400 First Ave.), and Dinosaur Discovery Museum (5608 Tenth Ave.) for free Halloween-themed family activities.
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.
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.
The Durkee Mansion, one of Kenosha’s unique historical landmarks, is a cream brick Italianate, Victorian style home located among the Kemper Center properties on the lakefront. The public is invited to tour the home through October, when it will then close to prepare for the holiday season.
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.
Polymer is a colorful plastic modeling compound that began as a children’s craft material. Over the past 30 years, artists all over the world discovered the almost unlimited capacity polymer holds to mimic any surface, material, or surface effect.