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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: 2016-05-26
Format: 2016-05-26

Tall Ship Red Witch – Lake Michigan Sailing Excursions

May 14, 2016 – June 5, 2016 (Thu/Fri/Sat/Sun only)

Chicago’s award-winning Tall Ship Red Witch will visit Kenosha May 14 through June 5, 2016, offering public sailing excursions and private charters on Lake Michigan. 

Transparent Watercolor Society of America 40th Annual National Juried Exhibition

May 7, 2016 – August 7, 2016

The Transparent Watercolor Society of America displays 80 paintings from some of the nation's top transparent watercolor artists in this popular annual show. The wide range of themes includes abstracts, portraits, landscapes, city scenes and more, all using the transparent watercolor painting method.  

Southport Light Station Museum Open for the Season

Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, May 5, 2016 - October 30, 2016

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.

Growing Up Wild: the deep blue sea

May 27, 2016

Children will develop an awareness of oceans and ocean life with some watery fun. This is a free program for families (age 3+).

Durkee Mansion - Historical Mansion Tours

Fridays-Sundays, April 1, 2016 - October 30, 2016

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 150 year old Civil War Mansion is totally restored to its original Victorian splendor.

The public is invited to tour the home April through October, when it will then close to prepare for the holiday season of tours (Christmas at Kemper).

Kenosha HarborMarket

Saturdays, May 14, 2016 - October 15, 2016

Fun for the entire family, visit our bustling European-style mixed market presenting 150+ vendors each week during the outdoor season. 

Richard Bong State Recreation Area program: Discover Wisconsin Explorer

May 28, 2016

Kids ages three and up, bring an adult to join in this fun nature program! Learn how you can earn a colorful patch. Meet at the Amphitheater.

Richard Bong State Recreation Area program: Meet the Ranger

May 28, 2016

Visit with a park ranger, discover what their job is, what equipment they use and visit a squad car. Meet at the Amphitheater.