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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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Presented by American Family Insurance, Taste of Wisconsin™ will take place at Celebration Place in Downtown Kenosha, along the breathtaking shores of Lake Michigan. This is a family-friendly celebration of all things tasteful and all things truly Wisconsin in their flavor. Admission is FREE.
Hosted by Hawthorn Hollow Nature Sanctuary and Arboretum, three concerts make up the series. The concerts will take place in the outdoor amphitheater along the Pike River at Hawthorn Hollow. Here's the lineup:
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.
All are invited to kick back, relax, and enjoy a free family-friendly movie, courtesy of Happenings Magazine and The Friends of Lincoln Park. The movies are:
A bustling European-style mixed market near Kenosha’s lakefront. The busiest part of summer finds 130+ vendors of organic produce, meats, cheeses, artisan bakery goods, art, crafts, prepared foods, live entertainment, chef demos, and more.
Taking its framework from the summer day in 1574 when Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth visited the English hamlet of Bristol, the Bristol Renaissance Faire is located just west of I-94’s Russell Road exit, near Kenosha. Enjoy 16th Century merriment, music, food and games.
Most Saturdays and Sundays throughout the year, aspiring young paleontologists can experience first-hand the excitement of excavating a dinosaur fossil. Free and open to the public.