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  • Enjoy a tasty treat!
  • Climb the Southport Lighthouse!
  • Listen to great music!
  • Enjoy a tasty treat!
  • Tour the Southport Light Station Museum!
  • Enjoy a tasty treat!
  • Enjoy a tasty treat!
  • Southport Light Station Museum
  • Kenosha History Center

Triple Dipper Ice Cream Social

August 8, 2015

(262) 654-5770


12 - 4 p.m.

Triple Dipper:  Ice Cream, Music & Fun, a Family Ice Cream Social at the Southport Light Station Museum!

To help celebrate National Lighthouse Day all Kenosha County Residents are invited to climb to the top of the 1866 Lighthouse Tower for FREE!  ($5 for out of county adult visitors.)  All children 8 to 12 years old climb FREE! (Must be 8 or older to climb.) Please note that lighthouse climbers will be required to sign up for a time slot during the event; first-come, first-served. Time slots are strictly limited.

Everyone’s invited to bring a picnic lunch, lawn chairs and blankets to enjoy the grounds of the light station. After your picnic lunch, enjoy an ice cream sundae and/or root beer float, available for purchase from our concession stand.

Enjoy special entertainment throughout the afternoon, including:

  • Musical Entertainment:
    • 12-2:30: The Real Deal
    • 2:30-4: Pat Crawford Jazz Combo
  • 2-3: Appearances by the Kenosha Kingfish mascot King Elvis and the Dancing Elvi
  • 1:30-3: Face painting provided by Let’s Face It Face Painting
  • 12-4: “When Lincoln Met Wisconsin’s Nightingale” Book Signing by Author Daniel L. Stika
  • 12-4: UFO Bounce House and Slide
  • 12-4: Take your photo with the large I (Heart) Kenosha photo frame, courtesy of Kenosha Area Convention & Visitors Bureau

Special thanks to Scoops Ice Cream for providing the ice cream, and major sponsor Cancer Treatment Centers of America.