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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: 2014-10-31
Format: 2014-10-31

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.

Lakeside Players Family Theatre Series: The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

October 24, 25, 26, 31; November 1, 2, 2014

Just in time for Halloween comes a well-known tale about a quiet village turned upside down by a mysterious new neighbor. Suspenseful and spooky, this family-friendly play gallops ahead to a ghostly good time. A sweet Halloween treat!

Civil War Museum Workshop: Lincoln in the Kitchen

November 2, 2014

Take a culinary journey through Rae Katherine Eighmy's book, Abraham Lincoln in the Kitchen. Learn and sample recipes Lincoln would have cooked, eaten and possibly served.

H. F. Johnson Gallery of Art Exhibit: A Soft Touch: The Lighthouse Quilter’s Guild Exhibit

November 6, 2014 – December 13, 2014 (Closed Nov. 24–30 for Thanksgiving Break)

Creativity, as it is expressed through touch, is notable in functional craft works such as ceramics and textiles. Often it is the very utilitarian requirement of these media throughout material culture that has allowed experimentation in form and color that some have compared to abstract art in the mid-20th century. 

In Concert: John Oates of Hall & Oates

November 6, 2014

John Oates, along with Daryl Hall were recently inducted into the Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame and Billboard Magazine calls them the most successful duo of the Rock era. It's quite a story, one that John Oates and his band will share with you for what promises to be a very interesting evening.

Alpaca Art Family Night

November 7, 2014, December 5, 2014, January 2, 2015, February 6, 2015, March 6, 2015, April 3, 2015, May 1, 2015, June 5, 2015, July 3, 2015, August 7, 2015, September 4, 2015, October 2, 2015, November 6, 2015, December 4, 2015

Every First Friday of the month, enjoy Family Night at Alpaca Art. Half off studio fees for parents and kids painting on this night. Feel free to bring snacks or beverages. Reservations required.

Kenosha Public Museum Travel Adventure Series

2014 dates: October 10, November 7, December 12, 2015 dates: February 27, March 20, April 17, May 15.

This marks the 78th year the museum has offered the film series, formerly known as the Travelogues. The 90-minute presentations are shown on a big screen with one intermission.

Friday Star-Gazing Nights

Fall 2014 dates: September 12, September 26, October 10, October 24, November 7, November 21

The Griffin Observatory at Kemper Center will host observing nights on select Fridays this Fall. Free and open to the public. Note: steep staircases are involved.