10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
This fair features live music, a raffle and silent auction, concessions, coat and package check, and great shopping!
7 - 10 p.m.
The monthly folk music gatherings are open to the public with all abilities welcome. Music sheets are provided. Participants may bring an acoustic instrument or just come to sing.
9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Unique, hand-crafted holiday gifts, wreaths & sprays made from natural materials gathered on the grounds. Plus, fresh greens and pinecones, etc. will be available for your own crafting. Stock up on homemade cookies, cakes and candies packaged and perfect for gifts, or for your own holiday table.
1 - 4 p.m.
Join Kenosha Public Museum (5500 First Ave.), Civil War Museum (5400 First Ave.), and Dinosaur Discovery Museum (5608 Tenth Ave.) for free Halloween-themed family activities, including trick or treating.
1 - 4 p.m.
Enjoy crafts and activities with a different theme each day. This is a free drop-in program for children with adults, sponsored by the Friends of the Museums.
11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Enjoy an International Market with foods and gifts from around the world, children's crafts and musical entertainment. This is a free family event, and the 13th annual International Holiday Festival.
11 a.m. - 4 p.m.
An afternoon of music, crafts, and activities exploring how soldiers and civilians celebrated Christmas during the Civil War.
Saturdays, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
You'll find about two dozen vendors inside the historic Rhode Center for the Arts, including cheeses, artisan bakery goods, art, crafts, prepared foods, and more. Visit the listed website for this week's lineup.
Fri.-Sat. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Sun. 12 p.m. - 4 p.m. Operating schedule is weather dependent.
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.
Open for self-tours April-October, Fri.-Sun. 1-4 p.m. or by appointment.
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.