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  • Downtown Kenosha
  • Jockey Factory Store - Downtown Kenosha
  • Downtown Kenosha
  • Sandy's Popper
  • Lemon Street Gallery

Second Saturday

April 11, 2015, May 9, 2015, June 13, 2015, July 11, 2015, August 8, 2015, September 12, 2015, October 10, 2015, November 14, 2015, December 12, 2015
(262) 925-3463

Hours:

Hours vary by participating location

Downtown merchants roll out the welcome mats with extended hours, special promotions and sales, live entertainment and family activities. 

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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:

Hours typically are 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:

Evening

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

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  • Santa at a past Downtown Kenosha appearance
  • Lightin' Up! 2013
  • Lightin' Up! 2013
  • Lightin' Up! 2013

Lightin’ Up! Downtown

November 27, 2015

Downtown Kenosha lights up – literally - for the holiday season with this wondrous, family-friendly festival. Festivities include our City Tree Lighting, free streetcar rides, Visits with Santa, the Lightin’ Up Business Decorating Contest, and so much more!

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  • Downtown Kenosha Classic Cruise-In (2014)
  • Downtown Kenosha Classic Cruise-In (2014)
  • Downtown Kenosha Classic Cruise-In
  • Downtown Kenosha Classic Cruise-In
  • Downtown Kenosha Classic Cruise-In

2015 Downtown Kenosha Classic Cruise-In Car Show

September 5, 2015
(262) 818-6410
(262) 496-5116

Hours:

9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Gates open at 7 a.m.

Come show off your car and see what the downtown area has to offer. The 12th annual show is FREE and open to all makes and models of vehicles and motorcycles.

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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"

2015 Grill Games BBQ Competition & Lakefront Festival

August 28, 2015 – August 29, 2015

(262) 654-1234

Hours:

11 a.m. - 11 p.m.

Grill Games BBQ Competition & Lakefront Festival is a music festival featuring outstanding musical acts, a Wisconsin State Championship BBQ contest with teams from the Kansas City Barbeque Society, a Family Fun Area, a Community BBQ Challenge and a Carnival!

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  • Kenosha Sculpture Walk at HarborPark - "My Pi"

HarborPark Jazz & Blues Festival

August 15, 2015

HarborPark Jazz & Blues Festival fills the lakefront with the sounds of jazz, funk and soul. Watch for the lineup as the date approaches.

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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

Hours:

12 - 4 p.m.

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

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  • Pike River Rendezvous
  • Pike River Rendezvous
  • Pike River Rendezvous
  • Pike River Rendezvous
  • Simmons Island Beach

Pike River Rendezvous

August 1, 2015 - August 2, 2015

(262) 653-4140

Hours:

Sat. 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sun. 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Reenactors encamped on Simmons Island add to the atmosphere of the Colonial through Western Fur Trade era of the 1650s through 1850s at the 16th Annual Pike River Rendezvous. This family-friendly event is free and open to the public.

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  • Taste of Wisconsin™
  • Taste of Wisconsin™
  • Taste of Wisconsin™
  • Taste of Wisconsin™
  • Taste of Wisconsin™
  • Kenosha Sculpture Walk at HarborPark - "My Pi"

Taste of Wisconsin™ 2015

July 31, 2015 - August 2, 2015

Taste of Wisconsin™ takes 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.