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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!

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Arts & Cultural Downtown & Lakefront Family Friendly Outdoor Recreation Sports
Format: 2014-08-22
Format: 2014-08-22

Grill Games

August 22, 2014 - August 23, 2014

The fourth annual Grill Games BBQ Competition & Lakefront Festival is the ultimate destination for all ages and offers two fun-filled days with free admission and live entertainment. The festival is located on Kenosha’s beautiful harbor lakefront at 56th Street and 1st Avenue.

Alpaca Art Ladies’ Night

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

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

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.

Durkee Mansion - Historical Mansion Tours

Fridays-Sundays, April 4, 2014 - October 26, 2014

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.

Civil War Museum Exhibit: House Divided: Illinois and the Civil War

April 19, 2014 – October 19, 2014

Explore the divisions among the people of Illinois before and during the war, and the motivation of 250,000 citizen soldiers who came together to support the federal cause.  

Kenosha Public Museum Exhibit: More Than Funny 2

June 7, 2014 – September 27, 2014

Featuring the guest artists of  the Kenosha Festival of Cartooning, and original art by comics icons from the collection of George Hagenauer. Includes art from the Family Circus's Jeff Keane, Lola creator Todd Clark, Big Nate cartoonist Lincoln Peirce, and more.

Kenosha History Center Exhibit: My Pride & Joy

December 7, 2013 - September 28, 2014

Don’t miss this car exhibit in the Rambler Legacy Gallery featuring three different exhibits of cars during the year. The gallery also features a new permanent exhibit: Kenosha’s "Lost Industries" from 1850s thru 1970s.

Lemon Street Gallery Featured Artist Exhibit

July 30, 2014 – August 31, 2014

Featuring photography of Rebecca Power, the gourd art and jewelry of Melody Bigalke and the acrylic paintings of Alison Merritt.