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  • Southport Light Station Museum
  • Kenosha History Center

Southport Light Station Museum Open for the Season

Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, May 9, 2015 - October 25, 2015

(262) 654-5770

Hours:

Fri.-Sat. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Sun. 12 p.m. - 4 p.m. Operating schedule is weather dependent. Closed holidays.

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.

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  • Durkee Mansion
  • Durkee Mansion
  • Kemper Center

Durkee Mansion - Historical Mansion Tours

Fridays-Sundays, April 4, 2015 - October 31, 2015

(262) 925-8040

Hours:

Open for self-tours April-October, Fri.-Sun. 1-4 p.m. or by appointment. Closed holidays.

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.

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  • Durkee Mansion 2014 image
  • Anderson Arts Center 2014 image
  • Durkee Mansion 2013 image
  • Anderson Arts Center 2014 image
  • Durkee Mansion 2013 image
  • Durkee Mansion 2014 image
  • Anderson Arts Center 2014 image
  • Durkee Mansion 2014 image
  • Anderson Arts Center 2014 image
  • Durkee Mansion 2014 image
  • Anderson Arts Center 2014 image
  • Durkee Mansion 2014 image
  • Durkee Mansion
  • Anderson Arts Center gift shop
  • Kemper Center

Christmas at Kemper and Gallery of Trees

November 29, 2015 - December 6, 2015

(262) 925-8040
(262) 653-0481

Hours:

Mon.-Fri. 1 – 7 p.m., Sat.-Sun. 1 – 5 p.m.

A beautiful holiday tradition at two historic mansions on the Kemper Center grounds!

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  • Gallery of Trees 2014
  • Gallery of Trees 2014
  • Gallery of Trees 2014
  • Gallery of Trees 2014
  • Gallery of Trees 2014
  • Anderson Arts Center gift shop
  • Kemper Center

Christmas at Kemper and Gallery of Trees Opening Night Gala

November 28, 2015

(262) 925-8040

Hours:

7 p.m.

An exhibition, auction and raffle of designer-decorated Christmas trees, wreaths and other holiday decorations.

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  • Grill Games
  • Grill Games
  • Grill Games
  • Enjoy a carnival at Grill Games
  • Grill Games
  • Enjoy music at Grill Games
  • Grill Games
  • Grill Games
  • Grill Games
  • Kenosha Sculpture Walk at HarborPark - "My Pi"

Grill Games BBQ Competition & Lakefront Festival

August 28, 2015 – August 29, 2015

(262) 654-1234

Hours:

Fri. 3 – 11 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m. – 11 p.m.

Get your last taste of summer! This free two-day event is filled with opportunities to interact with the Kansas City Barbecue Society National BBQ Circuit Teams, learn their secrets, taste and purchase BBQ, and vote for your favorite local and national teams. You can even show off your mad BBQ skills in the Community BBQ Challenge.

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  • Bristol Renaissance Faire- Knighting ceremony - by Adam Keats

Bristol Renaissance Faire

Saturdays and Sundays plus Labor Day, July 11, 2015 - September 7, 2015

(847) 395-7773

Hours:

Saturdays and Sundays plus Labor Day, July 11, 2015 - September 7, 2015
10 a.m. – 7 p.m.

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. 

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